Originally printed in Urza's Legacy and recently reprinted as a DCI Judge foil, Karmic Guide is one of several "Magic: The Gathering" cards being reprinted in "Commander (2013 Edition)." Featured in the "Evasive Maneuvers" deck, Karmic Guide is a powerful rare white creature that reanimates one of your fallen troops back onto the battlefield.
Karmic Guide - 3WW
Creature - Angel Spirit (Rare)
Flying, protection from black
Echo 3WW (At the beginning of your upkeep if this came under your control since the beginning of your last upkeep, sacrifice it unless you pay its echo cost.)
When Karmic Guide enters the battlefield, return target creature card from your graveyard to the battlefield.
Although you'll need to pay 10 mana in order to keep it around, Karmic Guide cheats massive threats into play that you may have discarded for just five mana. If you're still failing to see why Karmic Guide is so good consider this: Your opponent casts Wrath of God or another board sweeper. A Karmic Guide recurring Sun Titan will allow you to also reanimate Eternal Witness and grab another powerful spell from your graveyard. Now that's card advantage.
You can do some fun things with Karmic Guide if you control a Kiki-Jiki, Mirror Breaker on the battlefield. Like Angel of Finality and other creatures with "enters the battlefield" abilities, cards that allow you to flicker your creatures like Roon of the Hidden Realm can also help you gain a massive amount of card advantage with Karmic Guide. Just keep in mind that you'll need to pay its echo cost again (unless you flicker it again with the echo trigger on the stack).
One classic combo is to use Karmic Guide to generate infinite mana. You'll need two Karmic Guides and an Ashnod's Altar to pull this off. If you have a Trostani, Selesnya's Voice on the battlefield you'll also be able to gain infinite life.
How will you use Karmic Guide?
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