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Can tapping for another card, also activate that card ability? [duplicate]

If I have in play a Selesnya Evangel and tap Tolsimir Wolfblood to create a Saproling, can I create the 2/2 green/white Voja too? Thank you.
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How do battles function if they are turned into a creature?

There are a number of ways to turn battles into creatures, for instance the classic Liquimetal Coating and Karn, the Great Creator's +1 ability. Now, your battle is a creature, based on my reading of ...
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Do morph cards suffer summoning sickness [duplicate]

When you have the card face down then you morph the card to face up, does it suffer summoning sickness? My friend has lots of them in his deck and I'm not too sure and would like to know whether they ...
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What are the rules for triggering abilities that cost mana?

I like the Seedcradle Witch card: 2GW: Target creature gets +3/+3 until end of turn. Untap that creature. Two questions: Given that I have the mana, can I use that ability during the turn I cast ...
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Can triggered effects occur even though a creature has summmoning sickness?

During my previous turn I had cast onto the battlefield Aven Wind Mage, which has the ability: Whenever you cast an instant or sorcery spell, Aven Wind Mage gets +1/+1 until end of turn. On their ...
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Do adventure cards have summoning sickness also? [duplicate]

Do adventure cards have summoning sickness?
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What happens when Illusory Gains is detached during combat? [duplicate]

Player 1 has Arcades Sabboth onto the battlefield. Player 2 has Garna,The Bloodflame onto the battlefield. In Player 2's main phase, he cast Illusory Gains on Arcades Sabboth, to gain control of the ...
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Do creatures with Defender have summoning sickness?

Say I put down 2 Fog Banks during my turn, and once my turn ends would I be able to block creatures with trample, and cancel the effects of trample? Meaning that Fog Bank doesn't get destroyed, and no ...
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Magic the gathering question [duplicate]

Sarkhan the masterless +1 ability. It becomes a 4/4 dragon with flying. Can it attack that turn? Does it depend if the planeswalker was on the field already or just played?
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When taking control of a creature, does it gain summoning sickness? [duplicate]

Let's say I have a creature in play that doesn't have summoning sickness anymore. My opponent then takes control of this creature (with for example Control Magic). Will this creature have summoning ...
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Rabid Bite mechanics [duplicate]

When a creature is summoned I understand this card has “Summoning Sickness”, where the card is not “tapped” but just cannot attack or use any abilities until the next turn. How does this work with ...
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Which rule(s) govern the difference between {T} activated abilities and activated abilities that require tapping?

There seems to be a difference in Magic between activated abilities with the tap symbol, and activated abilities with a cost that requires you to tap permanents, and I'm unsure which rules ...
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Are Saprolings still Tokens after playing Life and Limb?

After playing the enchantment Life and Limb all Saprolings and all Forests become "creature-land-saproling-forests" (see card rulings). My question is: Do they still have the card-type token? Meaning:...
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Is Heritage Druid's ability limited by summoning sickness? [duplicate]

Heritage Druid's ability is: Tap three untapped elves, add {G}{G}{G} to your mana pool Once I play Heritage Druid, can I tap three elves (Heritage Druid being one of them) and get {G}{G}{G} to my ...
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Can creatures with summoning sickness block? [duplicate]

Are you able to block with a creature that has summoning sickness? My friend always has at least 1 Moaning Wall in his hand and plays it each chance he gets, even when I attack and it has summoning ...

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