Sorcerous Spyglass
 
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Card Name:
Sorcerous Spyglass
Mana Cost:
2
Converted Mana Cost:
2
Types:
Artifact
Card Text:
As Sorcerous Spyglass enters the battlefield, look at an opponent's hand, then choose any card name.
Activated abilities of sources with the chosen name can't be activated unless they're mana abilities.
Expansion:
Rarity:
Rare
Card Number:
248
Artist:
Rulings
9/29/2017 You can choose any card name, even if that card doesn’t normally have an activated ability. You’re not limited to the names of cards you saw in the opponent’s hand.
9/29/2017 You can’t choose the name of a token unless that token has the same name as a card.
9/29/2017 Activated abilities contain a colon. They’re generally written “[Cost]: [Effect].” Some keyword abilities (such as equip and crew) are activated abilities and will have colons in their reminder text. Triggered abilities (starting with “when,” “whenever,” or “at”) are unaffected by the last ability of Sorcerous Spyglass.
9/29/2017 An activated mana ability is one that produces mana as it resolves, not one that costs mana to activate.
9/29/2017 Sorcerous Spyglass affects cards regardless of what zone they’re in. This includes cards in hand, cards in the graveyard, and exiled cards.