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If I play Krenko Mob Boss and retain priority [...] First, let's clear up this confusion. If you cast Krenko and retain priority, then Krenko has not resolved. You need to wait until after Krenko resolves, at which point you will have priority because you are the active player. Now, after Krenko resolves, you decide to equip Swiftfoot Boots to Krenko. ...


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In general, the mulligan strategy is unchanged: you should mulligan when the expected outcome for a mulligan is better than the expected outcome otherwise. The effect of the new rule is in giving a boost to the expected outcome for a mulligan. As the rules currently stand (the new scry after mulligan rule will not be implemented until the Battle for ...


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I play with a large group of people (5+) when we play Planechase, and we have a runnning rule: after 2 null rolls, you flip a coin and call it for either planar or chaos. While it assures an eventual result for spending the mana, it also limits the ability to spend it freely to achieve a result by placing a 50% chance at the end, which can be devastating. ...


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Each spell that you cast has a mana cost associated with it. Whether creature, instant, planeswalker, or any other, they all have a mana cost. (Lands aren't spells, so they're treated different, but that's a topic for a different day.) You must have mana in the necessary amount and type to cast the spell as indicated in the top right corner of the spell. If ...


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Krenko will be returned to your hand. However it should be noted that you cannot cast a Swiftfooot Boots on any creature, you need to have already cast the boots then pay the equip cost to attach them. Priority doesn't seem to work the way that you think it does, the Unsummon does not happen at the same time as the Equip, it happens in response to it. If ...


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Casting a spell uses the stack just like activating an ability does. Your opponent will get an opportunity to respond with Unsummon. Because Unsummon is instant speed, it can be cast when there are other items on the stack. However, casting an artifact spell or equipping a creature with equipment is a sorcery speed action and therefore can only be cast on ...



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