Magic Monday: Tempest Reserved List Part 2 of 2

MTG_Logo_orangeWelcome back to Magic Monday.  Today we are looking at the second half of the cards from the Tempest expansion on the Reserved List.  Like before, we rate the chances of a Standard-legal reprint if the List was abolished (Yes, No, and Hell No), and then we look at what could be done to alter the card just enough that a similar card could show up in a new expansion.

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Magic Monday: Tempest Reserved List Part 1 of 2

MTG_Logo_orangeBack on Geekdom101 I started reviewing Magic: the Gathering‘s Reserved List, and looked at what would happen to each card if it was no longer Reserved; that is, it could be reprinted.  To be gimmicky I rated each card’s chance on the MPAA ratings scale, where G meant it would easily be put into Standard, and going into PG, PG-13, R, and NC-17 (which basically meant no chance in Hades it would be reprinted even if there was no Reserved List).  I got up to Homelands, maybe Alliances, but seeing the huge amount in Mirage scared me enough to do other things.  However, I wanted to really do Tempest‘s, as that is still my favorite set ever.  So, beginning now we will go thru a handful of cards every Monday and evaluate them as follows:

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