Elspeth, Sun's Champion

Planeswalker — Elspeth 4/, (6)

+1: Put three 1/1 white Soldier creature tokens onto the battlefield.

−3: Destroy all creatures with power 4 or greater.

−7: You get an emblem with "Creatures you control get +2/+2 and have flying."

Illus. Tyler Jacobson

Banisher Priest

Creature — Human Cleric 2/2, (3)

When Banisher Priest enters the battlefield, exile target creature an opponent controls until Banisher Priest leaves the battlefield. (That creature returns under its owner's control.)

"Oathbreaker, I cast you out!"

Illus. Willian Murai

Captain of the Watch

Creature — Human Soldier 3/3, (6)

Vigilance (Attacking doesn't cause this creature to tap.)

Other Soldier creatures you control get +1/+1 and have vigilance.

When Captain of the Watch enters the battlefield, put three 1/1 white Soldier creature tokens onto the battlefield.

Illus. Greg Staples

Celestial Flare

Instant , (2)

Target player sacrifices an attacking or blocking creature.

"You were defeated the moment you declared your aggression."—Gideon Jura

Illus. Clint Cearley

Court Street Denizen

Creature — Human Soldier 2/2, (3)

Whenever another white creature enters the battlefield under your control, tap target creature an opponent controls.

"The Boros fight for justice. The Azorius fight for law. I hold the line between, and make sure the people are given both."

Illus. Volkan Baga

Dauntless Onslaught

Instant , (3)

Up to two target creatures each get +2/+2 until end of turn.

"The people of Akros must learn from our leonin adversaries. If we match their staunch ferocity with our superior faith, we cannot fail."—Cymede, queen of Akros

Illus. Peter Mohrbacher

Decree of Justice

Sorcery , (4)

Put X 4/4 white Angel creature tokens with flying onto the battlefield.

Cycling (, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

When you cycle Decree of Justice, you may pay . If you do, put X 1/1 white Soldier creature tokens onto the battlefield.

Illus. Lius Lasahido

Dictate of Heliod

Enchantment , (5)


Creatures you control get +2/+2.

"In our war Heliod gave mortals some favor, yet other times he withheld aid. Are we still no more than game pieces to him?"—Polyxene the Doubter

Illus. Terese Nielsen

Gempalm Avenger

Creature — Human Soldier 3/5, (6)

Cycling (, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

When you cycle Gempalm Avenger, Soldier creatures get +1/+1 and gain first strike until end of turn.

Illus. Tim Hildebrandt

Gustcloak Harrier

Creature — Bird Soldier 2/2, (3)


Whenever Gustcloak Harrier becomes blocked, you may untap it and remove it from combat.

Banking steeply, the aven streaked toward the ground—and vanished.

Illus. Dan Frazier

Gustcloak Savior

Creature — Bird Soldier 3/4, (5)


Whenever a creature you control becomes blocked, you may untap that creature and remove it from combat.

"Our death
arrows flew in high arcs towards the aven. And then . . . nothing."—Coliseum guard

Illus. Jim Nelson

Gustcloak Sentinel

Creature — Human Soldier 3/3, (4)

Whenever Gustcloak Sentinel becomes blocked, you may untap it and remove it from combat.

Entire platoons have mysteriously vanished from battle, leaving enemy weapons to slice through empty air.

Illus. Mark Zug

Gustcloak Skirmisher

Creature — Bird Soldier 2/3, (4)


Whenever Gustcloak Skirmisher becomes blocked, you may untap it and remove it from combat.

They're trained in the art of pressing their luck.

Illus. Dan Frazier

Icatian Javelineers

Creature — Human Soldier 1/1, (1)

Icatian Javelineers enters the battlefield with a javelin counter on it.

, Remove a javelin counter from Icatian Javelineers: Icatian Javelineers deals 1 damage to target creature or player.

Illus. Michael Phillippi

Kinsbaile Skirmisher

Creature — Kithkin Soldier 2/2, (2)

When Kinsbaile Skirmisher enters the battlefield, target creature gets +1/+1 until end of turn.

"If a boggart even dares breathe near one of my kin, I'll know. And I'll not be happy."

Illus. Thomas Denmark

Kor Skyfisher

Creature — Kor Soldier 2/3, (2)


When Kor Skyfisher enters the battlefield, return a permanent you control to its owner's hand.

"Sometimes I snare the unexpected, but I know its purpose will be revealed in time."

Illus. Dan Scott

Loxodon Partisan

Creature — Elephant Soldier 3/4, (5)

Battle cry (Whenever this creature attacks, each other attacking creature gets +1/+0 until end of turn.)

"On every plane I've encountered loxodons, I've found stalwart and loyal friends."—Elspeth

Illus. Matt Stewart

Mighty Leap

Instant , (2)

Target creature gets +2/+2 and gains flying until end of turn.

"The southern fortress taken by invaders? Heh, sure . . . when elephants fly."—Brezard Skeinbow, captain of the guard

Illus. rk post

Mortal's Ardor

Instant , (1)

Target creature gets +1/+1 and gains lifelink until end of turn. (Damage dealt by the creature also causes its controller to gain that much life.)

"Such deeds should be common fare for such as us."—Anax, king of Akros

Illus. Kev Walker

Mother of Runes

Creature — Human Cleric 1/1, (1)

: Target creature you control gains protection from the color of your choice until end of turn.

She will not touch a weapon, yet she is the greatest protector her people have ever known.

Illus. Terese Nielsen