Thorn Elemental
 
Community Rating:
0.51.01.52.02.53.03.54.04.55.0
Community Rating: 4.361 / 5  (122 votes)
Card Name:
Thorn Elemental
Mana Cost:
5GreenGreen
Converted Mana Cost:
7
Types:
Creature — Elemental
Card Text:
You may have Thorn Elemental assign its combat damage as though it weren't blocked.
Flavor Text:
Rain from this storm leaves you pinned to the ground like an insect.
P/T:
7 / 7
Expansion:
Rarity:
Rare
All Sets:
Seventh Edition (Rare)
Eighth Edition (Rare)
Urza's Destiny (Rare)
Starter 1999 (Rare)
Dominaria (Uncommon)
Card Number:
283
Artist:
Rulings
4/27/2018 You can decide to assign damage to the defending player or planeswalker even if the blocking creature has protection from green or damage preventing effects on it.
4/27/2018 When assigning combat damage, you choose whether you want to assign all damage to blocking creatures, or if you want to assign all of it to the player or planeswalker this creature is attacking. You can’t split the damage assignment between them.
4/27/2018 If blocked by a creature with banding, the defending player decides whether or not the damage is assigned “as though it weren’t blocked”.
4/27/2018 You can decide to assign damage to the defending player or planeswalker even if the blocking creature has protection from green or damage preventing effects on it.
4/27/2018 When assigning combat damage, you choose whether you want to assign all damage to blocking creatures, or if you want to assign all of it to the player or planeswalker this creature is attacking. You can’t split the damage assignment between them.
4/27/2018 If blocked by a creature with banding, the defending player decides whether or not the damage is assigned “as though it weren’t blocked”.