Mawloc
 
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Card Name:
Mawloc
Mana Cost:
Variable ColorlessRedGreen
Converted Mana Cost:
2
Types:
Creature — Tyranid
Card Text:
Ravenous <i>(This creature enters the battlefield with X +1/+1 counters on it. If X is 5 or more, draw a card when it enters.)</i>
<i>Terror from the Deep</i> — When Mawloc enters the battlefield, it fights up to one target creature an opponent controls. If that creature would die this turn, exile it instead.
P/T:
2 / 2
Rarity:
Rare
Card Number:
133
Artist:
Rulings
10/7/2022 The creature Mawloc fights will be exiled instead of going to the graveyard if it would die on the same turn for any reason, not just because of the damage from fighting Mawloc. This is true even if Mawloc has left the battlefield by that time.
10/7/2022 A creature with ravenous gets its counters as it enters the battlefield. It doesn’t enter the battlefield first and then get its counters. Any triggered ability that looks for a creature with a certain power or toughness entering the battlefield will see the counters when it checks to see if it should trigger.
10/7/2022 The triggered ability that checks to see if X is 5 or greater refers to the value of X that was chosen as the spell was cast, which may be different from the number of counters it entered with if there are replacement effects involved. This is also true for any other ability that it has which refers to X and triggers when it enters the battlefield.
10/7/2022 If another permanent enters the battlefield as a copy of a creature with Ravenous, it will not enter with any counters from the ravenous ability.
10/7/2022 If a permanent spell with ravenous is copied, the copy will have the same value for X, and the token permanent that the spell becomes as it enters the battlefield will enter with X counters.

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