Darksteel Citadel

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Comments (3)

mppdf(2015-05-17 03:10)

With Ensoul Artifact (for mere 2 mana), you can use it to turn this into 5/5 indestructible creature.

hugo87(2015-05-11 12:14)

Turn 1 citadel, turn 2 blue mana ensoul artifact the city. Enjoy.

Phebeus(2015-05-10 00:34)

This card is a "must have all four" on every Robot/Affnity Deck in Modern.

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