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Am I obligated to distinguish between morphs and megamorphs when I'm casting a card face-down?

I cast a card with megamorph and state "I'll pay {3} and morph this." Is this particular method of communication for casting a face-down creature legal? The reason I ask is because morph and megamorph ...
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1answer
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7 Wonders - Abusimbel and Courtesan's Guild

So, this item came up last night while we were playing. I'll give you our answer, but I want to see what everyone else's thoughts are. One player was playing as Abusimbel, and their neighbor had ...
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1answer
114 views

Laquatus's Champion and Torpor orb

I have a Laquatus Champion who entered the battlefield while there was a Torpor Orb on the field (and thus it's first ability didn't trigger). What happens when it then leaves the battlefield ? The ...
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2answers
128 views

Settlers Of Catan 5-6 Expansion [closed]

If I purchase the Settlers of Catan 5-6 Expansion, is there a playable version of the game for only 4 people?
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1answer
96 views

Aura Trample removed by High Priest of Penance

I've been searching high and low for this: say a High Priest of Penance (with an indestructible aura) blocks a creature with Rancor, i.e. trample. Can I stop the trample effect by destroying either ...
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1answer
113 views

Epic Spell Wars rules clarifications

I have three card clarifications that came up while playing games last night. Treasure card "Proton Gem": You may add this card to your spell face up. It counts as a Wild Magic card but is not ...
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1answer
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How to “dematerialize” a deck in the Magic Assistant card manager?

(I'm hoping that a question about a utility related to Magic: The Gathering is on topic here, otherwise I apologize.) I am trying to organize my collection using the open source Magic Assistant ...
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1answer
53 views

Can Flute of the Outer Gods be used for monsters “not on the board” like in The Terrible Experiment?

The Flute of the Outer Gods says the following (emphasis mine): Any Phase: Lose 3 Sanity and 3 Stamina and discard Flute of the Outer Gods before making a Combat check to defeat all monsters in ...
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1answer
54 views

I bought the Dixit Odyssey standalone game and was wondering which expansions would best match up

I bought the Dixit Odyssey standalone base game and was wondering which expansions would best match up. I want to keep the expansion by the same artist (So not Journey). I also want the cards as ...
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172 views

Is one allowed to play Go with a notebook?

This may be a silly question—but, is it illegal for one to enter a Go (or Chess, for that matter) tournament with a notebook in hand?
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1answer
29 views

In Robinson Crusoe, Can I do single-pawn actions multiple times on the same card?

For example, can every character use one of their pawns to do 3 'gathering' actions in a round? All three actions would require dice rolls.
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Anyway to play by itself or is the standard version required?

The clerk at the game shop assured me I could play Hinterlands Dominion by itself. Alas, everywhere online claims a standalone version of Dominion is required. Is there anyway to play Hinterland ...
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1answer
76 views

1932 Finance board game

We inherited board games from my husbands grandmother who died in the 1980s. Among them is a practically brand new (doesnt look used) board game called Finance. The instruction booklet says ...
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3answers
64 views

Proper way to play character cards?

I have a few questions below. 1) Do we play the character card to the center of the table (stacking on previous character)? or we place in front of us? 2) I also understand from the rules that the ...
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1answer
110 views

Phyrexian Unlife and Necropotence

So I have a 5 color deck and I was wondering how Necropotence and Phyrexian Unlife interact in certain circumstances. I understand that once my life becomes 0 or less I cannot pay life to draw cards, ...
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0answers
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Power Tile Effect: Initiative and Movement/Victory

When using the 'Initiative' power tile (which destroys two units pre-battle) against a [foolish or unfortunate] opponent who has only two units: Is a victory point scored? Is movement interrupted?
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Power Tile Combo: Initiative combined with Crusade

When using the Initiative power tile (which destroys two units pre-battle) combined with the Crusade power tile (which gives Ankhs per units destroyed in battle): Does the attacking player get ankhs ...
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0answers
15 views

Swapping Creatures in Troops

Regarding the Creatures in troops: May a troop with a creature have its creature replaced with a creature not currently on the board?
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1answer
43 views

Kemet: Controlling another Player's pyramid and Victory point

It is clear that when you capture another player's pyramid you gain the ability to use that pyramid and also the temporary victory point. If you willfully abandon the pyramid by moving the ...
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2answers
57 views

Do you forfeit that piece if you do not take a compulsory move?

If your opponents misses a compulsory jump that would capture one of your pieces and moves elsewhere ...do they forfeit that piece
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2answers
386 views

How do Aether Rift and Library of Leng interact?

Let me give you a run down of the board state. I had an Elderscale Wurm enchanted with Canopy Cover on the battlefield. Damage could not reduce my life total below 7. My opponent had Forgestoker ...
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2answers
163 views

Can I use a nonbasic land that taps and gives me either a red or white mana if I only have red mana in my deck?

Can I use a nonbasic land that taps and gives me either a red or white mana if I only have red mana in my deck?
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3answers
227 views

Gleemax interactions

This deals with Unhinged cards, so competitive REL is useless here. Imagine that I have a Gleemax on the field. It says: You choose all targets for all spells and abilities. 1) Somebody ...
2
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1answer
352 views

What is the Infinite Squirrel deck?

I've heard of the Infinite Squirrel Deck, and it looks as though it revolves around Earthcraft and Squirrel Nest. Is this the only distinguishing feature of an Infinite Squirrel deck?
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1answer
87 views

What is the name of the game where you bid for a hand in descreasing numbers?

I play a game where the game play is much like hearts/spades/etc. Standatd 52-card deck. Players play one card each "trick" and the highest card gets the trick. (Highest based on lead suit vs trump) ...
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2answers
451 views

Can players in single-elimination rounds agree to split prizes unevenly?

Paragraph five of section 5.2 of the Tournament Rules states the following: Players in the single-elimination rounds of a tournament offering only cash and/or unopened product as prizes may, with ...
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1answer
23 views

Baahsto destroyed mid action

When using the The Enclave of Endlings environment deck how do you handle it when the Baahsto card is in play and is destroyed while it is being resolved. For example while a hero is resolving the ...
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1answer
27 views

In Mice and mystics, Should party items be place in paw to use them?

I just finished first chapter in mice and mystics. I had a quick clarification to make. To be able to use the party item, is it okay to have that in the pack? Or are those cards not counted as item ...
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3answers
411 views

If I exile Rout with Narset's ability, when can it be cast?

Let's say I control Narset, Enlightened Master and attack, exiling the top four cards of my library, including Rout (alt link). Rout's first ability states that I can cast it any time I could cast an ...
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2answers
988 views

What is the availability of the complete sets Wizards of the Coast is apparently selling?

I recently found, what appeared to be complete sets made by Wizards of the Coast. I had been contemplating buying a complete set of Dragons of Tarkir, with seemingly many vendors making offers, and ...
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1answer
160 views

Munchkin - Can you win at lvl 8

A friend played Munchkin Deluxe the other day and told me he won at level 8 when he killed a monster which granted 2 levels. To my understanding, I thought you NEED to kill at level 9 in order to win. ...
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1answer
100 views

How does removing +1/+1 counters during combat affect abilities granted from having that counter? [duplicate]

If I block a flyer with a non-flying non-reach card granted reach by having a +1/+1 counter and the card longshot squad on battlefield and then remove the counter with retribution of the ancients ...
0
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1answer
87 views

Can I use lands from previous sets? [duplicate]

bit of a Magic n00b here. I was wondering, can I use basic lands that are not currently in standard? (eg dragon's maze) I just thought this might be thing as no matter what set ut's in, basic lands ...
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1answer
139 views

How is damage dealt when a creature is blocking multiple creatures?

Let's say I have a Wall of Essence and a Brave the Sands on the battlefield. My opponent has two Mardu Woe-Reapers on the battlefield. Based on Brave the Sands description I can block both ...
4
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1answer
183 views

Betrayal Haunt #38 How Many Firebats?

I played Betrayal at House on the Hill for the first time on the weekend. I was the traitor and it was haunt #38. I followed my interpretation of what the book said, which when the first person died ...
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1answer
111 views

Does Battlefield Forge add two mana to your pool each time it is tapped? [duplicate]

Do cards like Battlefield Forge add 2 mana each time it's tapped or is it just one of the two tapped mana options? Or can you choose between both at once vs one? And is the mana only there while it's ...
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1answer
96 views

Is mana generated by a sacrifice ability permanent? [duplicate]

I have a couple of Generator Servant cards. They have {T}, Sacrifice Generator Servant: Add {2} to your mana pool. If that mana is spent on a creature spell, it gains haste until end of turn. ...
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1answer
373 views

Identify this board and card game relating to 19th century race horses

Does anyone know the name of the board game in the picture below please?
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2answers
78 views

Cribbage - Total score please

My son and myself have just started playing Cribbage. In our game this evening the following cards were played with me leading - My cards - 2,3,4,5. His cards - 5,2,3,A My understanding was that ...
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1answer
125 views

Can crackleburr respond to himself?

Let's say my opponent has a Crackleburr, two red and blue useless tokens, and an infinite amount of red and blue mana. Crackleburr's card text is this: {U/R}{U/R}{T}, Tap two untapped red ...
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1answer
136 views

Do counters go away when the creature that gave them dies

When a creature card gives another creature counters does the counters go away when the creature that gave them dies.(the card does NOT say It gives is a +1 +1 counter as long as it is on the field)
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55 views

Universal Game Packs [closed]

I'd heard at one point that someone was working on a "Universal Game Pack" that provided the components necessary to play a large number of games, just as one can with a regular deck of cards. For ...
1
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1answer
64 views

How can I find out when a specific comprehensive rule was introduced? [duplicate]

I wrote this answer, and I feel like it would benefit (slightly - it's not exactly a crucial part of the answer) from knowing when rule 706.4 was introduced. I feel that if I can find out when a rule ...
1
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1answer
76 views

Mathematically / logically determine unit alignment for close combat [closed]

** This question involves knowledge of computer programming and/or math and algorithms. ** I am working on writing a Warhammer combat simulator in Java and have hit an interesting snag. Pg 20 BRB: ...
2
votes
4answers
549 views

When a permanent is being made to copy another, does it count as entering the battlefield? [duplicate]

I want to cast Polymorphous Rush on a strong creature on my battlefield so that my Hamletback Goliath's ability will trigger. The creature that will become the copy is already on the battlefield, but ...
5
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1answer
112 views

What sequence of moves in Solo Caverna result in the maximum score?

The solo game of Caverna is completely deterministic. There is no luck. There are no opponents to mess up your strategy. So, a particular sequence of moves will always result in the same score. ...
2
votes
1answer
52 views

Navigator Role ability

If I am a Navigator and I decide to move my partner can I also assume an action through them also? For example if I move a partner 2 spaces beside a flooded tile can I shore up the piece for an action ...
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2answers
65 views

Helicopter Lift

If I'm playing Forbidden island with a friend and we have all 4 treasures do we have to have the "Helicopter Lift " card still to leave the island from the launch pad if they are the pilot?
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1answer
310 views

When does “at the beginning of the next end step” trigger?

When casting a creature for its the Dash cost, will the creature return on the same turn's end step or the next turn's end step?
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1answer
71 views

Forbidden Island [duplicate]

We just played forbidden Island my partner was the pilot and we collected all four treasures and made it to the helicopter pad. Do we still need the "helicopter Lift card" to fly off the island with ...

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