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Superstar Spotlight: The Shield
« on: March 17, 2017, 09:55:06 AM »
Standing in today for Drew.
Please keep those requests coming. Today's is another 'request' in The Shield!!!!!

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 Shield
Starting Hand Size: 3     Superstar Value: 3
Stable Superstar Ability: When you reverse your opponent's maneuver, and it is the first reversal played this turn, you may draw up to 3 cards and then put 2 cards from hand on the bottom of your Arsenal.
Your Total Teamwork cards are F: 0 and non-Unique. You cannot pack Corners or First of All. You are a Tag Team.
V7

Sierra Hotel India Echo Lima Delta
Pre-match Event
Can be played during any Pre-match phase.  Cannot be blanked.  Your cards with 'break you', 'interest', or 'switcheroo' in the title are blank.
Your opponent cannot move your non-Stipulation Pre-match cards from your Ring, prevent them from being played, or blank them (except with cards with 'shenanigans' in the title).  Until the first turn of the game, ignore his Pre-match card effects that would move cards from your hand.
When you play non-Cheater maneuvers with 'blindside' in the title as a Counter, you may ignore the 'When played from Ringside...' text.
F: 0     D: 0     Unique     Permanent
V7

Believe in The Shield!
Pre-match Event
Your maneuvers with 'blindside' in the title are -2F and +1D for each maneuver with 'blindside' in the title in your Ringside, and your opponents non-F: 0 cards are +2F for each maneuver with 'blindside' in the title in your Ring.
When you have no maneuvers in your Ring, you can play cards as if they are a Counter.
F: 0     D: 0     Unique     Permanent
V7

The Hounds of Justice
Mid-match Action
Your opponent cannot respond to this card. Your Mid-match Capacity is +1.
He reveals his hand, choose 1 card, and he puts the chosen card on the bottom of his Arsenal.
When this card is in your Ring, he cannot respond to your Justice for All, and replace the 'Kurt Angle' text on that card with 'The Shield'.
F: 0     D: 0     Unique     RMS logo
V7

Roman's Spear
Mid-match Trademark Finisher / Reversal: Special
When you are Roman Reigns, this card is +5D.
As a maneuver, this card is -10F and can only be played as a Counter (maneuver).
As a reversal, this card is -5D, reverse any Trademark Finisher.
During your turn when this card is in your Ringside, you may discard 3 cards and overturn 3 cards, then put it into your Backlash.
F: 40     D: 20     SV: 3     Unique
V7

Rollins' Technical Dropkick
Strike / Action: Set-up
As a maneuver, when you are Seth Rollins this card is -3F and Multi.
As an action, put this card on top of your Arsenal and then search your Arsenal for 1 card with 'blindside', 'precision' or 'technical' in the title, reveal it, put it in your hand and shuffle.
F: 3     D: 7     SV: 1     Unique
V7

Ambrose's Elbow Drop
High Risk + High Risk
Can only be played after a successfully played maneuver or as a Counter (non-maneuver card).  Can only be reversed from Arsenal.
When you are Dean Ambrose, this card is Heat.
F: 5     D: 5     Unique     Multi
V7

Seth's Precision Enzuigiri
Strike / Reversal: Grapple
As a maneuver, when played you may overturn up to 5 cards, this card is -2F for each card overturned.
As a reversal, reverse any Grapple.
When successfully played and you are Seth Rollins, put up to 3 cards from your Ringside on the bottom of your Arsenal.
F: 15     D: 10     SV: 1     Unique
V7

Headlock Driver
Trademark Finisher / Action
When you are Dean Ambrose, this card is Multi.
As a maneuver, when your opponent plays a reversal to this card, draw up to 1 card.
As an action, this card is F: 0, shuffle this card and up to 1 card from your Ringside into your Arsenal, and he puts 1 random card from his hand on the bottom of his Arsenal.
F: 24     D: 16     SV: 2     Unique
V7

Triple Power Bomb
Trademark Finisher
Cannot be played with Flurry of Finishers.
When played, this card is Multi, and it requires 3 reversals to be reversed instead of 2.
Can only be reversed by 3 reversal cards.
F: 50     D: 30     SV: 3     Unique     RMS logo
V7
 
The Shield Tactical Vests
Reversal: Special
Reverse any non-unique maneuver; when you are The Shield, reverse any maneuver instead.
Your opponent's non-Unique maneuvers are -2D.
F: 0     D: 0     Unique
V7

Roman's Roar
Reversal: Special
Can only be played when your opponent successfully plays a maneuver with a reversal restriction; blank that maneuver's text and damage and end his turn.
When this card is in your Ring, do not either discard or remove cards from the game for your reversals with 'no sell' or 'blindside' in the title.
F: 10     D: 0     Unique
V7
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