Questions tagged [mtg-regenerate]

questions about the Regenerate mechanic of Magic: the Gathering, aka Regeneration. Please also tag [magic-the-gathering].

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How does regeneration work in Magic the Gathering?

How does regeneration work? I know that if my creature is destroyed then I can spend X mana then tap my creature and move it out of combat. Is it attackable in any way after that? With spells or ...
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What would happen if I used regeneration on a creature that was the target of Annihilating Fire?

For example, what would happen if a freshly cast Lotleth Troll were to be regenerated in response to Annihilating Fire? My hypothesis is that it depends on whose turn it is. The regeneration being ...
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If a single effect would destroy a permanent multiple times, can regeneration replace it?

Nancy controls a Runeclaw Bear enchanted by Hyena Umbra. Hyena Umbra has a regeneration shield, granted by Reknit. Anthony casts Planar Cleansing. This causes two replacement effects to apply. ...
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Still blocked *by that creature* if removed from combat?

I've read: If a blocking creature leaves the battlefield, is the attacker still blocked, or will it damage the opponent? My question is about effects which occur when a creature "blocks or is ...