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I think Nymeria sand takes the new useless card award for this expansion, taking it of course from the original Cersei Lannister. Does anyone else think she's a bad card and why do you think they made her like that and not with some cool effect?
 
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Original Cersei... useless?! She's a gamebreaker if used at the right time!

Shrug, fort is always nice.
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Not the fort Cersei the one with effect of taking off an order token if you win, which was a zero, the card would be great if she was a four but I hated that card
 
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Original Cersei... useless?! She's a gamebreaker if used at the right time!

Shrug, fort is always nice.


I used Cersei to prevent a Stark win the other day.
 
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You might not be the only one who thinks Nymeria is useless. Though, really, forts on low cards are always good.

But you're definitely the only one who thinks original Cersei is useless. Go early in Iron Throne order to pick the weakest enemy area for the battle, or use siege engines to guarantee a win despite playing a 0, or attack somebody who's already burnt his 3s and 4s. When Cersei's text fires, kingdoms fall.
 
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You want a fort/castle icon on your lowest card, so if you are going to lose a battle you can just throw it away and save something. Martell is forced into doing some pointless battles to use up some cards, so the extra fort helps. It is fine, though I guess your point is related to the fac that all the other 0 cards have some text ability.

Doran Martell is the one that is a waste of a 4 card. Please, just give me a normal 4 card and put a cap on Quentyn's top strength as the balancing factor...
 
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I think that Doran and Quentyn have a nice contrast because they're both good effects that can be used after each other, first Quentyn then Doran, or different for whichever one you want to keep in your deck. But Nymeria Sand is the only zero out of 84 cards that doesn't have an effect. Also I would give Cersei's card the useless title because it wasn't as good as the queen of thorns who almost had the same effect.
 
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Having just played and won as Martells I think that she is just fine given the rest of their hand. The fact that she has a fortress means that you can just use her in an intentional loss with a lower risk of losing a unit. These intentional losses with low cards early on make using Quentin and Doran at high power possible. It forces a slow early game which actually can help because no one thinks you a threat.
 
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