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Superstar Spotlight: The Heartbreak Kid
« on: March 15, 2017, 10:02:27 AM »
Standing in today for Drew.
Please keep those requests coming. Today's is another 'request' in The Heartbreak Kid!!!!!

1.)  How viable is this superstar?
2.)  Is there a Superstar Specific Card that you'd like to spotlight? 
3.)  How have you built said superstar?  How did it work out?
4.)  How well does the Superstar fare in whichever format you built them in be it VC/VAA/NXT/VR/Non-Virtual
5.)  Final Thoughts on this Superstar?


The Heart Break Kid - Throwback
Starting Handsize: 10     Superstar Value: 3
WWF Throwback Superstar Ability: When you successfully play a printed High Risk maneuver and it is not reversed from Arsenal, you are considered to have played no cards this turn.
Do not discard for The Legend Lives On, and it is blank when in your Ring.
You may pack High-Flying Style, the Throwback Managed by Sherri Martel, and non-Revolution Unique Arsenal cards with only the Shawn Michaels logo (they are not Raw).
V4

Heartbreaker's Mirrored Shades
Backstage Card
Once during each of your turns, when you successfully play a High Risk maneuver, put up to 2 cards from your Ringside on the bottom of your Arsenal.
When a High Risk or Superstar-specific card would be moved from your Ring, you may hide this card instead.
Unique     RMS logo     WWF Classic logo
V4

Managed by Sherri Martel - Throwback
Pre-match Manager
When your opponent successfully plays a maneuver card, draw up to 1 card.
ACE: During your turn, you may remove this card from the game and then shuffle 5 cards from your Ringside into your Arsenal and draw cards equal to the number of maneuvers in your Ring.
F: 0     D: 0     Unique     WCW logo
V2

The Heart Break Hotel
Pre-match Event
During your turn when there are no cards under this card, you may place the bottom card of your Arsenal under this card.
Once during each of your turns, you may reveal the card under this card, and when it is a High Risk, you may play it as if from hand; ACE: when it is not, shuffle it back into your Arsenal and draw up to 2 cards.
F: 0     D: 0     Unique     WWF Classic logo
V4

Just Waitin' For You, Sweetheart
Mid-match Reversal: Special
Cannot be packed by DX.
When you are a Throwback Superstar, this card is F: 0.
Reverse any non-Superstar-specific non-maneuver card, and you may choose to have the reversed card put into your opponent's Ring instead.
ACE:  Once during each of your turns, you may remove 1 other card in your Ring from the game and then put 1 non-Unique reversal from your Ringside into your hand.
F: 20     D: 0     Unique     WWF Classic logo
V4

Flying Forearm
Strike + High Risk / Reversal: Special
As a maneuver, can only be played after a successfully played 3D or greater maneuver or the card titled Irish Whip. Can only be reversed from your opponent's hand.
As a reversal, reverse any maneuver played after the card titled Irish Whip and end your opponent's turn.
F: 5     D: 8     Unique     Multi
UNF

Rockin' Elbow Drop
High Risk / Action
As a maneuver, can only be played after a successfully played Superstar-specific maneuver or card with the Tag logo.  Can only be reversed from Ring or Arsenal,  but can be reversed as if it were non-unique.
As an action, this card is -7F, shuffle this card into your Arsenal and choose one: reveal 1 hidden Backstage Card (ignore the 'Can only be revealed...' text) or remove 1 card in your Ring from the game and then shuffle up to 3 cards from your Ringside into your Arsenal.
F: 7     D: 8     SV: 1     Unique     WWF Classic logo
V4

Top Rope Elbow Drop
High Risk
Can only be played after the card titled From the Top Rope.
Can only be reversed from your opponent's Arsenal.
F: 7     D: 13     SV: 2     Unique     Raw logo
INX, SS3

Shawn's Splash
High Risk
When you are a Throwback Superstar, this card is -5F.
Can only be played after a successfully played maneuver or if you reversed a card to end your opponent's turn and this is the first card played on your turn.  When it is the first card played on your turn or Ladder in the Ring is in your Ring, look at his hand and choose 1 card; he discards the chosen card.
F: 15     D: 10     SV: 1     Unique
V4

Sweet Chin Music
Trademark Finisher / Action / Reversal: Special
As a maneuver, can only be played after a successfully played 5D or greater maneuver.
As an action, this card is -30F and -20D, discard this card and put 1 other Maneuver card from your Ringside pile into your hand.
As a reversal, when played from your hand, reverse any Strike or Grapple maneuver and end your opponent's turn.
F: 30     D: 20     SV: 3     Unique     Raw logo
PRO, INX, SS3

Teardrop Suplex
Trademark Finisher / Action / Reversal: Special
As an action, this card is -30F, put this card on the bottom of your Arsenal and choose one: your opponent discards 1 random card or put 1 High Risk from your Ringside into your hand.
As a reversal, reverse any card that allows your opponent to draw cards.
F: 35     D: 20     SV: 3     Unique     WWF Classic logo
V5

The Legend Lives On
Reversal: Special
Reverse any Chain, Heat, Throwback, Volley, or Restricted Modification Symbol card and end your opponent's turn. Discard your hand.
When this card is in your Ring area, during your turn your Maneuver cards in your Ringside pile and played from your Ringside pile are Heat cards, and your Maneuver cards played from your hand are Chain cards.
F: 0     D: 2     Unique     Errata
ARM

Don't Hunt What You Can't Kill
Reversal: Special
Reverse any non-unique maneuver and end your opponent's turn.
F: 2     D: 0     Unique     Raw logo
INX, SS3

I'm Just a Sexy Boy
Action / Reversal: Action
As an action, can only be played as the first card of your turn and cannot be reversed when your opponent is a Female Superstar. Draw up to 6 cards.
As a reversal, reverse any Action card and end your opponent's turn. He discards 4 cards.
F: 5     D: 0     Unique     Raw logo
DO, SS3
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Re: Superstar Spotlight: The Heartbreak Kid
« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2017, 11:01:12 AM »
Looking forward to these responses. I've been looking at him forever and wanna see how to best play him as a starting point