Sphinx-Bone Wand
 
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Card Name:
Sphinx-Bone Wand
Mana Cost:
7
Converted Mana Cost:
7

Types:
Artifact
Card Text:
Whenever you cast an instant or sorcery spell, you may put a charge counter on Sphinx-Bone Wand. If you do, Sphinx-Bone Wand deals damage equal to the number of charge counters on it to target creature or player.
Flavor Text:
Its host's final curse lies captured within.
Rarity:
Rare
All Sets:
Rise of the Eldrazi (Rare)Duel Decks: Izzet vs. Golgari (Rare)
Card Number:
29
Artist:
Rulings
6/15/2010 If you cast an instant or sorcery spell, Sphinx-Bone Wand's ability triggers and goes on the stack on top of it. The ability will resolve before the spell does.
6/15/2010 If the targeted creature or player is an illegal target by the time the ability resolves, the ability is countered. You won't put a charge counter on Sphinx-Bone Wand and it won't deal damage.
6/15/2010 If Sphinx-Bone Wand leaves the battlefield before its ability resolves, you won't be able to put a charge counter on it. As a result, it won't deal damage.