Fettergeist Avacyn Restored Galvanic Alchemist

Fleeting Distraction Fleeting Distraction English

Instant, U (1)

Target creature gets -1/-0 until end of turn.

Draw a card.

The first spell taught to young mages, it has spared the lives of many whose hands are too small to hold a sword.

Illus. Ryan Yee

Gatherer Card Rulings?, Legality?

  • 6/15/2010: If the targeted creature is an illegal target by the time Fleeting Distraction resolves, the spell doesn't resolve. You won't draw a card.
  • 5/1/2012: If the targeted creature is an illegal target when Fleeting Distraction tries to resolve, it won't resolve and none of its effects will happen. You won't draw a card.
#53 (Ryan Yee)

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English Avacyn Restored (Common)
English Rise of the Eldrazi (Common)

German Flüchtige Ablenkung
French Distraction fugace
Italian Distrazione Fugace
Spanish Distracción momentánea
Portuguese Distração Efêmera
Japanese 一瞬の散漫
Simplified Chinese 飞掠扰神
Russian Мимолетное Отвлечение
Traditional Chinese 飛掠擾神
Korean 주의 분산

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