Shelter
 
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Card Name:
Shelter
Mana Cost:
1White
Converted Mana Cost:
2
Types:
Instant
Card Text:
Target creature you control gains protection from the color of your choice until end of turn.
Draw a card.
Flavor Text:
Good strategists seize opportunities. Great strategists make their own.
Expansion:
Rarity:
Common
All Sets:
Odyssey (Common)
Vintage Masters (Common)
Eternal Masters (Common)
Modern Horizons (Common)
Card Number:
28
Rulings
6/14/2019 Protection from a color means that the target creature can’t be blocked by creatures of that color, can’t be the target of spells of that color or abilities from sources of that color, can’t be enchanted or equipped by Auras or Equipment of that color, and all damage that sources of that color would deal to it is prevented. Nothing other than these events is prevented or illegal.
6/14/2019 A permanent gaining protection may cause a spell or ability on the stack to have an illegal target. As a spell or ability tries to resolve, if all its targets are illegal, that spell or ability doesn’t resolve. None of its effects happen, including effects unrelated to the target. If at least one target is still legal, the spell or ability does as much as it can to the remaining legal targets, and its other effects still happen.
6/14/2019 You can’t choose “artifact” or “colorless” as Shelter asks you to choose a color, since those are not colors.
6/14/2019 The legality of a spell’s targets is checked only as that spell begins to resolve. If Shelter gives the targeted creature protection from white, you’ll still draw a card.