No, this card doesn’t power the Lands deck. But the combo with Dark Depths leveled Lands up from tier 3 to tier 1 singlehandedly. If you want to beat Lands, you play combo. End of story, right? Well, not so fast—literally. Mulligan a hand, miss a spell for a turn, and you might just find yourself on the wrong end of a 20/20 Marit Lage token. Aside from providing a grade-A kill condition, the Stage offers a kind of utility that gives you those small edges against, say, an unsuspecting opponent who might Wasteland you when you have a Forest in play to copy, that add to your win percentage every time you shuffle up against a new opponent.