Exava, Rakdos Blood Witch
 
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Card Name:
Exava, Rakdos Blood Witch
Mana Cost:
2BlackRed
Converted Mana Cost:
4

Types:
Legendary Creature — Human Cleric
Card Text:
First strike, haste
Unleash (You may have this creature enter the battlefield with a +1/+1 counter on it. It can't block as long as it has a +1/+1 counter on it.)
Each other creature you control with a +1/+1 counter on it has haste.
Watermark:
Rakdos
P/T:
3 / 3
Expansion:
Rarity:
Rare
Card Number:
69
Artist:
Rulings
4/15/2013 You make the choice to have the creature with unleash enter the battlefield with a +1/+1 counter or not as it's entering the battlefield. At that point, it's too late for a player to respond to the creature spell by trying to counter it, for example.
4/15/2013 The unleash ability applies no matter where the creature is entering the battlefield from.
4/15/2013 A creature with unleash can't block if it has any +1/+1 counter on it, not just one put on it by the unleash ability.
4/15/2013 Putting a +1/+1 counter on a creature with unleash that's already blocking won't remove it from combat. It will continue to block.