The Hozen don't get paid much, but at least they get to keep any excess mana.
How to get
|Card packs||Regular, Golden||1~2|
This spell will instead generate an card if played when the player already has 10 Mana Crystals.
- If the casting player has no friendly minions on the battlefield, this spell can still be cast but will have no effect.
- Otherwise, although not stated in the card's text, if the casting player has at least one friendly minion on the battlefield this spell has the following effect:
- If, after paying this card's Cost, the casting player has 10 available and/or maximum mana, this card will generate an card in the player's hand.
- Example. If the player already has 10 Mana Crystals (regardless if they are filled or empty), casting Pilfered Power will generate an Excess Mana card.
- Example. If on turn 9 a player with 9 full Mana Crystals casts followed by a Pilfered Power with mana cost reduced to 0 by , Pilfered Power will generate an Excess Mana card since when the spell takes effect the player already has 10 available mana.
- Otherwise, it will give to the casting player a number of empty Mana Crystals equal to the number of friendly minions on the battlefield.
This can be used with cheap minion-generating cards to ramp up mana very quickly:
- Patch 22.214.171.12490 (2016-11-29): Added.