Soul Warden Modern Masters 2017 Edition Terminus

Stony Silence Stony Silence English

Enchantment, 1W (2)

Activated abilities of artifacts can't be activated.

The relic's purpose? Its design? Whatever the intent, it is now a mere curiosity that breaks up the horizon.

Illus. Mark Poole

Gatherer Card Rulings?, Legality?

  • 9/22/2011: Activated abilities contain a colon. They’re generally written “[Cost]: [Effect].” Some keywords, such as equip, are activated abilities; they have colons in their reminder text.
  • 9/22/2011: Mana abilities of artifacts also can’t be activated.
  • 9/22/2011: Triggered abilities and static abilities of artifacts are unaffected. Also, activated abilities (such as cycling or unearth) of artifact cards not on the battlefield are unaffected.
#25 (Mark Poole)

English Modern Masters 2017 Edition (Rare)
English Innistrad (Rare)

German Steinerne Stille
French Silence de pierre
Italian Silenzio di Pietra
Spanish Silencio pétreo
Portuguese Silêncio Pétreo
Japanese 石のような静寂
Simplified Chinese 沉重静寂
Russian Гробовое Молчание
Traditional Chinese 沈重靜寂

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