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Magic the Gathering is a game defined by formats. The format in which you play directly affects the cards you're allowed to use as well as the rules that dictate play, and as such, is the most important factor to consider when sitting down to build any pre-constructed deck. Orginally published 4/19/2010
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If you can manage to get the primus in play with both a creature sacrifice outlet and the mighty emergance, you can sacrifice the primus and watch it come back into play as a 5/5. This will trigger mighty emergence, removing the -1/-1 counter and allowing the primus to persist again.
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