Royal Assassin
 
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Card Name:
Royal Assassin
Mana Cost:
1BlackBlack
Converted Mana Cost:
3
Types:
Creature — Human Assassin
Card Text:
Tap: Destroy target tapped creature.
Flavor Text:
Trained in the arts of stealth, the royal assassins choose their victims carefully, relying on timing and precision rather than brute force.
P/T:
1 / 1
Expansion:
Rarity:
Rare
All Sets:
Limited Edition Alpha (Rare)
Limited Edition Beta (Rare)
Unlimited Edition (Rare)
Revised Edition (Rare)
Fourth Edition (Rare)
Eighth Edition (Rare)
Ninth Edition (Rare)
Tenth Edition (Rare)
Magic 2010 (Rare)
Magic 2011 (Rare)
Magic 2012 (Rare)
Rulings
10/4/2004 Can’t target itself because you choose the target before you tap him. At that time he is not yet a legal target.
10/4/2004 If the creature is no longer tapped when the Assassin’s ability resolves, then the ability is countered.