Excruciator
 
Community Rating:
0.51.01.52.02.53.03.54.04.55.0
Community Rating: 3.181 / 5  (80 votes)
Card Name:
Excruciator
Mana Cost:
6RedRed
Converted Mana Cost:
8
Types:
Creature — Avatar
Card Text:
Damage that would be dealt by Excruciator can't be prevented.
Flavor Text:
"Though used as a piercing weapon, the tusk is more akin to a stinger, spreading pain instantly throughout the body of its victim. This specimen deserves further study."
—Simic research notes
P/T:
7 / 7
Rarity:
Rare
Card Number:
121
Artist:
Rulings
10/1/2005 An effect may redirect Excruciator’s damage.
10/1/2005 Excruciator can deal damage to creatures with protection from red. (It can’t block creatures with protection from red, though.)
10/1/2005 Damage prevention shields that would prevent this damage aren’t used up and they stick around for the next time something would deal damage.
10/1/2005 A creature dealt lethal damage by Excruciator can be regenerated.
10/1/2005 Replacement effects that don’t use the word “prevent” can replace Excruciator’s damage with something else. See Phytohydra and Szadek, Lord of Secrets, for example.