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FFTCG – Top 5 Emissaries of Light cards

The first set of 2022, Emissaries of Light, will finally release worldwide on April 15th. This set will introduce some new cards of old fan favourite characters, such as Cloud and Aerith, as well as welcome some brand new ones spanning Final Fantasy’s extensive list of video game titles. Although this set includes many fantastic cards with arguably some of the best artwork we have seen in a single booster for a while, in this article, we share with you our top cards of the set. 

Tidus (Full Art) 16-116L

Fans of Final Fantasy X, who remember the opening scene where Tidus is playing Blitzball, will be happy to see this card art coming to the Emissaries of Light set. We’ve seen several Tidus cards throughout the game, but  Kumiko Koike has done an exceptional job at creating this beautiful artwork. This card has a fantastic draw mechanic as well as a way to send one of your opponent’s Forwards to the bottom of their deck when this card is targeted by a Summons or Ability. 

Emissaries of Light
Emissaries of Light

Aerith (Full Art) 16-067L 

The Buy a Box promo for Emissaries of Light will be this  Premium Foil Full Art Aerith. This latest Aerith card is based on the Final Fantasy VII remake video game while still playing homage to the original key art from Final Fantasy VII.

Kirin (Full Art) 16-070L

Toshitaka Matsuda has done a phenomenal job of designing Kirin, with the full art doing the piece even more justice. The detail the legendary Final Fantasy artist has gone into is impressive, right down to individual hairs of its face and the patterns covering its body. 

Emissaries of Light
Emissaries of Light

Byblos 16-038H

The illustration used for Byblos comes from Yoshitaka Amano, who is an incredibly accomplished artist whose career spans seven decades, beginning with his work on the anime adaptation of Speed Racer in the late 60s. Byblos is yet another fantastic example of this illustrator’s talents. 

Luneth (Full Art) 16-019R

The portrait style artwork of Luneth, completed by Toshitaka Matsuda, is incredibly lifelike and is very reminiscent of oil paintings depicting royal figures throughout history. The sunlight bathing his cheek and highlighting the colour of his eye is a really nice feature of this piece and adds a lot of depth within the illustration. 

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On April 8th, a week before the release of the Emissaries of Light Booster Box on April 15th, fans will get the chance to acquire the pre-release kit for this set. This will include Nine Emissaries of Light Booster Packs, an exclusive pre-release promo card and exclusive pre-release sleeves. If you would like to get involved with this, get in contact with your local game stores. 

If you would like to check out the other card reveals for this upcoming set, click on the links below – 

FFTCG: Emissaries of Light first glimpse – Wol & Lightning

FFTCG: Emissaries of Light first glimpse – Kirin and the Shijin

Emissaries of Light – Black Waltz cards and Luneth revealed!

Emissaries of Light & Custom Starter Set live stream reveals!

Final Fantasy TCG – 2022 Upcoming Products

To keep up to date with all the latest FF TCG products, news and market updates, make sure to follow Ludkins Media on Instagram and Facebook. If you would like to take a look at other incredible cards in the game, head over to Anthos, the ultimate database for everything Final Fantasy TCG. 

Mathew Parkes – Ludkins Media

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