Deep-Sea Kraken Time Spiral Dream Stalker

Draining Whelk Draining Whelk English

Creature — Illusion 1/1, 4UU (6)

Flash (You may cast this spell any time you could cast an instant.)

Flying

When Draining Whelk enters the battlefield, counter target spell. Put X +1/+1 counters on Draining Whelk, where X is that spell's converted mana cost.

Illus. Mark Tedin

Gatherer Card Rulings?, Legality?

  • 9/25/2006: If the triggered ability is countered (the targeted spell becomes an illegal target, for example), Draining Whelk doesn’t get any +1/+1 counters.
  • 10/15/2006: If the triggered ability doesn’t counter the spell (if it is, for example, uncounterable), Draining Whelk still gets the counters.
Printings:
#57 (Mark Tedin)

Editions:
English Time Spiral (Rare)

Languages:
German Saugende Wellhornschnecke
French Bulot puiseur
Italian Buccina Risucchiante
Spanish Buccino desecador
Portuguese Búzio Drenante
Japanese 吸収するウェルク
Simplified Chinese 吮咒蛾螺
Russian Канализационный Прыщ


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