Module
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Order
Beta

Speed of Light

LINK Cost
3
HYPerlink Cost
ability
Choose a Guardian. Until end of turn, if that Guardian would progress, you progress instead.
BasE Power
4
guardian CaRD

Unsurpassable pace, immutable reference of the universe.

Illustr. Alex Rommel © 2022 Universität Innsbruck

Rules

  • You can choose any active Guardian owned by any player.
  • Effects that would trigger when a Guardian makes progress do not trigger for the chosen Guardian.
  • Any progress made through this effect is made by you, and not by any of the Guardians you own.
  • You can choose a Guardian that is not advancing.
  • Guardian modules can be linked to any Guardian you own.

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The speed of light is the ultimate speed limit, even if we tend to perceive speed as a relative concept. For example, you are sitting here reading this text, and you might think you are still. But a friend of yours sitting in a train could say the opposite: for them, you do have a speed! However, no matter who or where you are: in vacuum, light always travels at the same speed. This simple and intriguing fact has tremendous repercussions for the evolution of our universe.

Illustr. Alex Rommel © 2022 Universität Innsbruck

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