The Wandering Emperor

MTG The Wandering Emperor details and prices

The Wandering Emperor by Tommy Arnold #42
The Wandering Emperor - Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty #42
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The Wandering Emperor - Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty #303
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The Wandering Emperor - Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty #316
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The Wandering Emperor - Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty #418
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The Wandering Emperor - Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty Promos #42p
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The Wandering Emperor - Magic Online Promos #97907
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The Wandering Emperor - Pro Tour Promos #p2022-4
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The Wandering Emperor - Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty Promos #42s
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The Wandering Emperor - Planeswalker Championship Promos #2022-4
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Basic information

Mana Cost
Rarity
Mythic
Number
#42
Illustrator
Tommy Arnold
Edition
Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty

The Wandering Emperor is legal in


Total decks
(Last 365 days)
29015
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Archetypes using it
(Last 365 days)
129
View all archetypes
Versions
This card has 9 different prints

Rules & flavor text

Flash
As long as The Wandering Emperor entered the battlefield this turn, you may activate her loyalty abilities any time you could cast an instant.
[+1]: Put a +1/+1 counter on up to one target creature. It gains first strike until end of turn.
[−1]: Create a 2/2 white Samurai creature token with vigilance.
[−2]: Exile target tapped creature. You gain 2 life.

Related Tags

+1/+1 Counters Tokens Flash Historic Legends Lifegain Removal Planeswalker White

Weekly Play volume (Last 52 weeks)

A value of 100 represents the peak popularity of the card, while a value of 50 means that the card is half as popular during that week.

Price trend

12.75 32.99

Latest decks playing The Wandering Emperor

A list of the most recent MTG decks using The Wandering Emperor available on MTG decks website.

Other
X
BO1
Imported Deck (51)
By Magana 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
45%
$242
Other
X
BO3
UW FLASH MKM
By Shieldmaiden 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
30%
$519
Other
X
Rainha do choro
By s4mple 
Social media
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$1494
Other
X
BO3
GANDALF
By crokeyz 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
25%
$321
Other
X
BO3
WUB Control
By U Kashin 
MTG
Store Championship@TC Oosaka (TC Osaka, Japan)
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
36%
$415
Other
X
BO3
64 t8 boros
By calebdmtg 
Streamed Deck
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$948
Other
X
BO3
UW FLASH
By Rapsolo 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
7%
$504
Other
X
BO3
WU Control
By Mizui Tomoyuki 
MTG
"Murders at Karlov Manor" Store Championship in Hareruya Yok...
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
13%
$372
Other
X
BO3
s mw humans v2
By Maná Pollo Vas 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$448
Other
X
BO3
WU Control
By スズキ ユウヤ... 
MTG
"Murders at Karlov Manor" Store Championship (Koriyama, Japa...
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
12%
$346
Other
X
BO3
WU Control
By Kawazoe Yuki 
MTG
18th Kyushu Shogun Championship Standard (Fukuoka, Japan)
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
15%
$336
Other
X
BO3
WUB Junk
By Abe Kenichi 
MTG
Store Championship@TC Oosaka (TC Osaka, Japan)
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
5%
$509
Other
X
BO3
Domain Ramp
By Niitani Nobuhid... 
MTG
"Murders at Karlov Manor" Store Championship (Takamatsu, Jap...
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
45%
$716
Other
X
DC Ratchet - Darmstä...
By VodkaZero 
Social media
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$466
Other
X
Tempo Tamiyo
By Meejr00 
Social media
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$609
Other
X
Atraxa, Grand Unifie...
By Gwedal 
Social media
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$2323
Other
X
BO3
WUB Junk
By Akazaki Daigo 
MTG
18th Kyushu Shogun Championship Standard (Fukuoka, Japan)
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
3%
$539
Other
X
BO3
Esper Control (S)
By CFavretto_Jr 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
2%
$467
Other
X
atraxa dc
By Giacono 
Social media
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$2317
Other
X
BO3
WU Control
By Kuroda Masashir... 
MTG
Store Championship@TC Oosaka (TC Osaka, Japan)
03-Mar
SINGULARITY:
15%
$332

Recent archetypes playing The Wandering Emperor

A list of archetypes playing The Wandering Emperor by format in the last 90 days according to our MTG decks database.

Pioneer archetypes playing The Wandering Emperor

Name Decks Price
Pioneer
Azorius Control
961 $439
Pioneer
Azorius Spirits
40 $390
Pioneer
Azorius Lotus Field
38 $454
Pioneer
Jeskai Creativity
24 $701
Pioneer
Jeskai Transmogrify
12 $652
Pioneer
Jeskai Control
12 $532
Pioneer
Bring to Light
8 $797
Pioneer
Esper Control
6 $461
Pioneer
Azorius Midrange
4 $331
Pioneer
Abzan Greasefang
3 $461

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Standard archetypes playing The Wandering Emperor

Name Decks Price
Standard
Esper Midrange
678 $558
Standard
Azorius Control
435 $348
Standard
Domain Ramp
173 $705
Standard
Azorius Midrange
122 $474
Standard
Esper Control
59 $466
Standard
Azorius Soldiers
56 $434
Standard
Boros Control
49 $435
Standard
Orzhov Midrange
41 $442
Standard
Jeskai Control
41 $350
Standard
Bant Beanstalk
30 $575

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Explorer archetypes playing The Wandering Emperor

Name Decks Price
Explorer
Azorius Control
62 $452
Explorer
Abzan Explore
8 $584
Explorer
Spirits
4 $362
Explorer
Selesnya Company
2 $517
Explorer
Boros Awakening
2 $361
Explorer
Jeskai Creativity
2 $700
Explorer
Naya Midrange
1 $559
Explorer
Azorius Lotus
1 $400
Explorer
Abzan Midrange
1 $848
Explorer
Mono White Midrange
1 $251

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Modern archetypes playing The Wandering Emperor

Name Decks Price
Modern
UW Control
27 $835
Modern
Jeskai Control
6 $890
Modern
5 Color Superfriends
6 $811
Modern
Bant Ephemerate
2 $969
Modern
Mono White Control
1 $974
Modern
Orzhov Stoneblade
1 $1219
Modern
Mono White Tron
1 $718
Modern
Boros Control
1 $1155
Modern
4 Color Omnath
1 $1439
Modern
Abzan Midrange
1 $612

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Legacy archetypes playing The Wandering Emperor

Name Decks Price
Legacy
UWx Control
26 $1465
Legacy
Death & Taxes
7 $1466
Legacy
Jeskai Stoneblade
2 $1262
Legacy
Standstill Control
1 $2369
Legacy
Domain Beanstalk
1 $2225
Legacy
Lands.dec
1 $7880

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Historic archetypes playing The Wandering Emperor

Name Decks Price
Historic
Azorius Control
9 $352
Historic
Jeskai Control
9 $495
Historic
Esper Diviner
1 $534
Historic
Mono White Control
1 $345
Historic
Bant Flicker
1 $343
Historic
Humans
1 $284

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Timeless archetypes playing The Wandering Emperor

Name Decks Price
Timeless
Azorius Control
4 $665
Timeless
Mono White Yorion
2 $396
Timeless
Death & Taxes
1 $488
Timeless
Esper Flash
1 $263
Timeless
5 Color Superfriends
1 $488
Timeless
Esper Superfriends
1 $467
Timeless
Esper Control
1 $804
Timeless
Boros Midrange
1 $220
Timeless
Mono White Control
1 $133
Timeless
Mono White Tokens
1 $557

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

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The Wandering Emperor quick FAQ

How many decks 🔢 are playing The Wandering Emperor?

The Wandering Emperor has been played in more than 20 decks in the last year. Get the decklists and prices in our site ☝️

What is 📊 MTG The Wandering Emperor current price?

The current price is:
  • Cardhoarder: 📊 12.75 tixes
  • Tcgplayer: 📊 $25.61
  • Cardkingdom: 📊 $32.99
Get the decklists and historic pricing charts in our site ☝️

In which formats is The Wandering Emperor played?

It is currently being played in the last year in Pioneer, Standard, Explorer, Modern, Legacy, Historic, and Timeless Get the decklists and prices our site ☝️

Which decks in the current MTG metagame are playing The Wandering Emperor?

The top 3 archetypes using The Wandering Emperor are:
  • Pioneer Azorius Control
  • Pioneer Azorius Spirits
  • Pioneer Azorius Lotus Field
  • Standard Esper Midrange
  • Standard Azorius Control
  • Standard Domain Ramp
  • Explorer Azorius Control
  • Explorer Abzan Explore
  • Explorer Spirits
  • Modern UW Control
  • Modern Jeskai Control
  • Modern 5 Color Superfriends
  • Legacy UWx Control
  • Legacy Death & Taxes
  • Legacy Jeskai Stoneblade
  • Historic Azorius Control
  • Historic Jeskai Control
  • Historic Esper Diviner
  • Timeless Azorius Control
  • Timeless Mono White Yorion
  • Timeless Death & Taxes
Get all the archetypes and decklists in our site ☝️

The Wandering Emperor in the current metagame

Last update: 2024-03-02