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Natedogg
Aug 19, 2015 13:40:07
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How does Master Transmuter and Arcum Dagsson work together? - Started by TheOats

Can I put Arcum Dagsson's ability on the stack, targeting one of my creatures, and then put Master Transmuter's ability on the stack,...

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TheOats Aug 11, 2015 6:29:28
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Willbreaker Pandemic - Started by Edacade

Stressed over the number of people who don't understand how triggered abilities work.

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Whammaster Aug 11, 2015 2:18:32
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FASCINATION & ASHIOK - Started by LucFern

If the player uses Fascination to draw cards and uses the third abillity of Ashiok, Nightmare Weaver, can the opponet, before the third...

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pok_onnet Aug 10, 2015 22:30:22
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Gideon Battle-Forged +0 vs Ætherspouts - Started by Pineconesy

So i was playing vs a friend and I used Gideons +0 to turn him into a 4/4 and attack with him and two other minions. He used Aetherspouts...

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Pineconesy Aug 10, 2015 17:05:24
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Enchantment creatures and Starfield of Nyx - Started by El_Buen_Cheo

Hi...

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Natedogg Aug 10, 2015 15:36:21
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Blue/White Flying Control Deck - Started by LittleGuy

Hey, I'm new to MTG (not by much; a few months now) and I'm currently running a B/W Control Deck with mainly flying creatures....

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archangel91 Aug 09, 2015 12:58:16
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Gaea's revenge vs stormtide leviathan - Started by Lillebo

So my dad-in-law showed me a new card he could use in a deck against my deep-sea deck, which mainly consist of getting Stormtide...

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Astarael7 Aug 09, 2015 4:20:08
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double sided in graveyard - Started by vandwedge

I have a Cairn Wanderer in play and a Cruin Outlaw in my graveyard....

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Quaza Aug 08, 2015 19:25:57
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2 question , eldrazi + cryptic gateway and tap creature - Started by claes1980

Hi, I got 2 questions. I hope I can get cleared up 1. If I got 2x Eldrazi Spawns out and a Cryptic Gateway. Can I then tap two Eldrazi...

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Angrypossum Aug 08, 2015 7:01:04
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Putting a creature directly into play face down - Started by dhannum

When cards like Root Elemental or Elvish Piper allow you to put a creature directly onto the battlefield, can I choose to put it there...

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will_dice Aug 08, 2015 3:38:12
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Can you still pump Hangarback that has been ensouled? - Started by TickleMeEcho

So, I cast Ensoul Artifact on Hangarback Walker. Ensoul makes it a 5/5 creature, am I still able to use the abilities of the Hangarback...

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adeyke Aug 08, 2015 2:36:10
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Can you tap ghostfire blade for whirled rogue? - Started by TickleMeEcho

If I have whirler rogue out can I tap ghostfire blade to use the rogues ability? And do I literally have tap it? 

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Natedogg Aug 08, 2015 1:48:46
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Mirrored direct damage defeat - Started by Teloch_Nemesis

Had I been playing at a tournament, I would have called a judge over for this one, but I was playing in the Magic Duels app on my iPad. I...

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adeyke Aug 07, 2015 16:59:30
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Harbinger of Tides ETB - Started by Flix1975

Just curious about the Harbinger of the Tides ETB could it bounce a Darksteel Citadel that has been enchanted with Ensoul Artifact that...

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will_dice Aug 07, 2015 4:32:02
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Jace, Vryn's Prodigy question. - Started by Reztall

I'm a little bit confused about how this card is handled in situations like the one at hand:...

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Reztall Aug 06, 2015 17:41:59
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"Involuntary" infinite loops involving cards in hand - Started by SadisticMystic

Suppose I have Psychogenic Probe, Pariah attached to Swans of Bryn Argoll, and an opponent has Abyssal Persecutor. I have an empty...

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2goth4U Aug 06, 2015 12:24:22
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Gideon v. Languish - Started by Afelt02

Hi All, this came up last night at my weekly playgroup. My wife played gideon and had him flipped for a few turns. She +0'd him to turn...

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Afelt02 Aug 06, 2015 10:32:27
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Questions about mana in Commander - Started by TheOats

Sorry for asking a question in the FAQ thread. That was a mistake. ...

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will_dice Aug 06, 2015 7:52:43
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Provoke question - Started by diseity

I have the card Provoke, which is an instant and says, "Untap target creature you do not control. That creature blocks this turn if able....

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will_dice Aug 06, 2015 4:01:59
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Using multiple cards of the same name - Started by Darkwizzard

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Samthere Aug 06, 2015 1:25:32
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Double blocking Creatures with first or double strike? - Started by prisonedtulip17

So a freind and I are wondering, if i double block a creature with first strike lets say a 3/3 with 2 3\2 creatures. would the steps not...

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Chaikov Aug 05, 2015 20:52:34
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Magic Origins DFC Planeswalkers: no color indicator - Started by Chaikov

Is it normal that Gatherer's text shows none of the five Magic Origins DFC Planeswalkers as having a color indicator on its night side?...

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Chaikov Aug 05, 2015 11:19:05
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Magical Hack consult - Started by Tewdring

Hi all....

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Chaikov Aug 05, 2015 9:17:28
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Lose control in 3 player + game - Started by Mapy

If player A owns a creature, and player B controls it, and then player C controls it, and player C then "loses control" of it, as per an...

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Chaikov Aug 04, 2015 21:48:30
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question - Started by mishkinmagic

i forget the cards but if a card has a triggered ability along these lines: If a creature other than this one dies sacrifice a creature...

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rezzahan Aug 04, 2015 12:07:49
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