MAGIC: THE GATHERING
|Type:||Creature - Angel|
You may reveal this card from your opening hand. If you do, when each opponent casts his or her first spell of the game, counter that spell unless that player pays .
Whenever an opponent casts a spell, counter it unless that player pays .
Used to set up early-game combos in Black/Red Reanimator and Manaless Dredge by automatically Mana Tithe-ing the first spell your opponent casts. Not only is it strong for its opening hand effect, Chancellor of the Annex can be very powerful as a Reanimate target, as a 5/6 Flyer with a great effect.