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comment Do -1/-1 counters count as damage?
@Brian S, I'll update today
15h
revised Do -1/-1 counters count as damage?
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comment Why can an ability resolve even if I exiled the creature it came from?
That has already been pointed out. Anyway, the point of my post was to introduce the reader to the concept of invalid targets on resolution and LKI.
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comment What happens when a double-sided card is returned to the battlefield or a copy of it appears?
@Rainbolt, (The link you posted starts the video at 3:33, so I had watched it from there.) Sadly, it's mistaken when it says things that aren't creatures can't "die", as I already explained. Even before the rule wording change, When Ashen-Skin Zubera dies triggers when the object is moved from the 'field to the graveyard regardless of the object's type.
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comment Why can an ability resolve even if I exiled the creature it came from?
Isn't there just one or two cards that directly counter abilities? Granted, giving the target Hexproof or Protection from Red would counter the ability. (In both case, Last Known Information will supply the Goblin's color and its controller.)
Oct
17
revised When I gain control of a creature, do I also gain control of any auras or equipment attached to it?
The question to which this is an answer was marked as a duplicate, and this helps complete the answer for both questions.
Oct
17
comment Whenever someone casts an enchant on one of my creatures, do I control that enchantment?
(Sorry, I didn't know that closing a question as a duplicate didn't remove it from search results.)
Oct
17
answered Do -1/-1 counters count as damage?
Oct
17
answered Unusual Chinese Checkers Jump?
Oct
17
comment Unusual Chinese Checkers Jump?
@doppelgreener, Could be a cursor?
Oct
17
comment Mimic Vat and Exiling
I've proven it's wrong to interpret it literally, so it can't possibly be a prime example of the literal interpretation being the correct one
Oct
17
comment Mimic Vat and Exiling
@DavidZ, You actually said it was a prime example, but I showed otherwise. Yes, there are things templated that way. e.g. Diabolic Servitude.
Oct
17
comment Mimic Vat and Exiling
@DavidZ, That's not really true. Take for example "Create an enchantment token (with some characteristics) and a creature token (with some characteristics). Exile the creature token at the beginning of the next end step." From what you say, it sounds like it will only exile a creature token, except it will still exile it even if it's no longer a creature.
Oct
15
comment What's the name of this simple game comprised of squares?
Click? Is this a board game or card game?
Oct
15
comment What happens when a double-sided card is returned to the battlefield or a copy of it appears?
@murgatroid99, oh yeah. The point remains, though. Every time it changes zones, it's a new object with no memory of the object the card represented before (with simple exceptions). It stopped being transformed when it was exiled, long before it re-entered (at which point it would stop being transformed again if it was possible to be transformed in exile).
Oct
15
comment What happens when a double-sided card is returned to the battlefield or a copy of it appears?
@Rainbolt, Take "When Ashen-Skin Zubera dies", for example. (By the way, that's a death trigger that doesn't follow pattern you say death triggers always follow.) It has always triggered regardless of the permanent's type. Ashen Rider is a new card with similar language.
Oct
15
comment What happens when a double-sided card is returned to the battlefield or a copy of it appears?
@Rainbolt, Nothing has changed, and Planeswalkers can die. 700.4 simply claimed that the cards and rule won't call it that, not that it doesn't happen. Planeswalker can quite obviously go to the graveyard from the battlefield, so Planeswalkers can quite obviously die. The rule was recently reworded (without changing what it says) because it was frequently misinterpreted to mean that only creatures could die, but that has never been the case. (If I exclusively use the term "pail" to refer to metal buckets, it doesn't mean that other buckets aren't pails.)
Oct
14
revised Can I use an ability granted to a land by an aura immediately?
e.g. Heritage Druid can be tapped for its ability the turn it enters the 'field.
Oct
14
revised Do tokens ever go to the graveyard and can they be sacrificed or exiled?
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Oct
13
comment If too many players wins the game, can the Boss and Profiteer win no gold?
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