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Hank Pants wrote:
I think Cole said before that it's permitted. Nothing in the rules says you can't!
So if you want that card, you need to make the Eyrie enter turmoil to make it available.
In fact, the rules say explicitly that you can .
Remember, special victory condition cards have suits and can be played for their suit. It's only when played as a special victory condition or when discarded that they behave differently than other cards.