Nivmagus Elemental & Cipher mechanic question.

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Can Nivmagus Elemental's ability work with the Cipher mechanic from cards like

Yes.
Copies of spells are just as yummy as the original spells. They're both spells. 

Bro, do you even Autocard?

Autocarding: [c]Cryptic Command[/c] = Cryptic Command

Showing somebody how to autocard: [c[b][/b]]Cryptic Command[/c] = [c]Cryptic Command[/c] = Cryptic Command

Yes you can. The copies made by cipher are spells, so you can exile them to the Elemental to pump it up.

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Yes you can. The copies made by cipher are spells, so you can exile them to the Elemental to pimp it up.



Heh, pimp it up. Because after it's eaten those spells it's gonna pimp-slap the opponent.

...*just walks away* 
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The elemental eats sorcery and instant spell (thus on the stack), it doesn't specifically need instant/sorcery spell CARDS (still on the stack). So it works, yes.

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The Basic rulebook, read it! A lot of basic questions are answered there!

How to autocard :
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