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Offline Tim (From SG)

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It's Great vs Mr PPV's ability
« on: November 09, 2019, 05:33:24 AM »
Hi guys

I've a question to clarify.

Could "it's great to be back here in..." reverse Mr PPV's non unique high risk when played as a reversal from hand?

I know "it's great" can't ignore ability restriction for first liner. But the 2nd para kinda fits the bill for reversal, "reverse any non-unique card with a can only be reversed restriction", which is exactly the exact wording when PPV plays a non-unique high risk.

Would like a clarification/confirmation on this too, as there are differing views on how this works out to be.

Thank you in advance.

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Tim

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Re: It's Great vs Mr PPV's ability
« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2019, 05:56:20 AM »
Right from the OMNI-FAQ:

Mr. Pay-Per-View
-Non-superstar-specific High Risk maneuvers cannot be reversed from hand with It’s Great To Be Back Here In…, but non-unique High Risk maneuvers could be reversed from Arsenal by that card.
-If there is at least one card already in hand, a card may be discarded to play Unscripted if Mr. PPV does not have less Pre-match cards in the Ring area than his opponent.

Also, just for future reference:
It’s Great To Be Back Here In…
-This reversal will not ignore restrictions from Enforcer or Superstar Abilities such as Big Freak’n Machine.
-This reversal cannot ignore restrictions from RMS cards such as Atomic Lariat.
-If a restriction exists from an Ability (not a card), Great To Be Back can still reverse from another area if applicable.  EXAMPLE:  Big Freak’n Machine plays a non-unique maneuver; Great To Be Back cannot be played from hand, however if overturned and no other restrictions exist, it could reverse the maneuver due to BFM’s restriction.
-This card can be played to negate restriction such as Melina: Naughty Manager and The Title Is on the Line!
-If Extreme Warfare is in effect, any non-unique maneuver can be reversed by Great To Be Back when played from hand or overturned (unless another reversal restriction prevents it).
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Re: It's Great vs Mr PPV's ability
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2019, 06:28:23 AM »
Got it, thanks for the clarification.