Core Set 2019/Card comparisons
Strictly better[edit | edit source]
- Aether Tunnel is strictly better than Cloak of Mists.
- Arcane Encyclopedia is strictly better than Jayemdae Tome.
- Bristling Boar is strictly better than Nettle Swine and Broodhunter Wurm.
- Cleansing Nova is strictly better than Purify.
- Greenwood Sentinel is strictly better than Cylian Elf, Grizzly Bears, and Runeclaw Bear.
- Hired Blade is strictly better than Warpath Ghoul, Scathe Zombies, Vampire Noble, and Barony Vampire.
- Hostile Minotaur is strictly better than Minotaur Tactician.
- Lich's Caress is strictly better than Dark Offering and Poison Arrow.
- Revitalize is strictly better than Reviving Dose.
- Rustwing Falcon is strictly better than Suntail Hawk, Aven Skirmisher, and Kitesail Scout.
- Siegebreaker Giant is strictly better than Frost Ogre.
- Star-Crowned Stag is strictly better than Fiend Binder.
- Take Vengeance is strictly better than Vengeance.
- Two-Headed Zombie is strictly better than Nether Horror and Giant Cockroach.
- Trusty Packbeast is strictly better than Treasure Hunter.
- Uncomfortable Chill is strictly better than Hydrolash.
- Vigilant Baloth is strictly better than Hollowhenge Beast.
Strictly worse[edit | edit source]
- Abnormal Endurance is strictly worse than Supernatural Stamina.
- Fiery Finish is strictly worse than Shivan Meteor.
- Havoc Devils is strictly worse than Bloodfray Giant.
- Hieromancer's Cage is strictly worse than Banishing Light and Oblivion Ring.
- Knight of the Tusk is strictly worse than Jhovall Queen.
- Marauder's Axe is strictly worse than Bonesplitter and Dagger of the Worthy.
- Root Snare is strictly worse than Fog.
- Strangling Spores is strictly worse than Last Gasp.
- Take Vengeance is strictly worse than Swift Reckoning.
- Wall of Mist is strictly worse than Wall of Deceit.
Functional reprints[edit | edit source]
- Angel of the Dawn is a functional reprint of Dawnfeather Eagle from Aether Revolt, except for creature types.
- Goblin Motivator is a functional reprint of Bloodlust Inciter from Amonkhet, except for creature types.
- Loxodon Linebreaker is a functional reprint of Bastion Enforcer from Aether Revolt, except for creature types.
- Marauder's Axe is a functional reprint of Torch Gauntlet from Kaladesh.
- Onakke Ogre is a functional reprint of Frenzied Raptor from Ixalan, except for creature types.
- Silverbeak Griffin is a functional reprint of Leonin Skyhunter from Mirrodin, except for creature types.
- Wall of Mist is a functional reprint of Murmuring Phantasm from Dragon's Maze, except for creature type.
Colorshifted[edit | edit source]
- Salvager of Secrets is a blue version of Izzet Chronarch.
- Blood Divination is a black version of Vivisection.
- Bogstomper is a black version of Alpha Tyrranax, Canopy Gorger and Tusked Colossodon.
- Hired Blade is a black version of Pouncing Cheetah.
- Catalyst Elemental is a red version of Blood Vassal.
- Greenwood Sentinel is a green version of Huatli's Snubhorn and Sun Sentinel.