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Essence Backlash (Return to Ravnica)

Essence Backlash

Return to Ravnica — Common

Instant

Essence Backlash is legal in the following formats:

Modern
Legacy
Vintage
Highlander
French Commander
Modern Duel Commander
Commander
Pauper

Essence Backlash (Return to Ravnica)
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