Stinkdrinker Daredevil Modern Masters Tar Pitcher

Sudden Shock Sudden Shock English

Instant, 1R (2)

Split second (As long as this spell is on the stack, players can't cast spells or activate abilities that aren't mana abilities.)

Sudden Shock deals 2 damage to target creature or player.

Arc mages aren't known for their patience.

Illus. Vance Kovacs

Gatherer Card Rulings?, Legality?

  • 6/7/2013: Players still get priority while a card with split second is on the stack.
  • 6/7/2013: Split second doesn’t prevent players from activating mana abilities.
  • 6/7/2013: Split second doesn’t prevent triggered abilities from triggering. If one does, its controller puts it on the stack and chooses targets for it, if any. Those abilities will resolve as normal.
  • 6/7/2013: Split second doesn’t prevent players from performing special actions. Notably, players may turn face-down creatures face up while a spell with split second is on the stack.
  • 6/7/2013: Casting a spell with split second won’t affect spells and abilities that are already on the stack.
  • 6/7/2013: If the resolution of a triggered ability involves casting a spell, that spell can’t be cast if a spell with split second is on the stack.
Printings:
#133 (Vance Kovacs)

Editions:
English Modern Masters (Uncommon)
English Release Events (Special)
English Time Spiral (Uncommon)

Languages:
German Plötzlicher Schock
French Choc soudain
Italian Shock Improvviso
Spanish Choque súbito
Portuguese Choque Repentino
Japanese 突然のショック
Simplified Chinese 瞬息电震
Russian Внезапный Шок


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