Posts Tagged ‘Umezawa’s Shotgun’

Ash’s Boomstick

December 15, 2010

Ash's Boomstick Magic Card

Ash's Boomstick Magic Card

Whenever equipped creature deals combat damage, put two charge counters on Ash’s Boomstick.

Remove a charge counter from Ash’s Boomstick: Choose one — Equipped creature gets +3/+0 until end of turn; or equipped creature deals 3 damage to target creature.

Lol! Inspired by a message on Chuck Norris MtG facts posted by karate_bum at TCGplayer Forums that mentioned how Chuck’s deck had ‘Umezawa’s Shotgun’.

Umezawa’s Jitte is already pretty much a boomstick itself, so welcome to the gunpowder age.

Note the similar ‘hold up to the sky in his fist’ pose in the second version of Boomstick. Once again, I couldn’t decide between the two arts – the first is obviously more pleasing to the eye, but the second is closer to the minimalist art of the Umezawa’s Jitte.

Neither version actually shows very much (as is the case with Jitte), so I made the tradeoff to cut the illustration size in favor of squeezing in that famous quote: