Type: Follower (Commander)
Set: Fortune (Rotation)
Effect: Fanfare: Discard a card. Gain +X/+X. X equals the original cost of the discarded card.
The Eight of Cups calls for noble surrender. He smiles upon the faces of the desirous masses and, in calm, measured tones, explains the path of enlightenment: to extend a hand and give to those in need is to gain something far more precious.
He gladly divests himself of his riches, buoyed by his philosophy: to hold onto gold and other treasures is to lose everything. One needs only to let go. Those with empty pockets will gain wealth and splendor far beyond imagining.