Obelisk of Alara Conflux Exotic Orchard

Ancient Ziggurat Ancient Ziggurat English


{T}: Add one mana of any color to your mana pool. Spend this mana only to cast a creature spell.

Built in honor of Alara's creatures, the ziggurat vanished long ago. When Progenitus awakened, the temple emerged again.

Illus. John Avon

Gatherer Card Rulings?, Legality?

  • 2/1/2009: Mana produced by Ancient Ziggurat can be spent on any part of a creature spell's total cost. This includes additional costs (such as kicker) and alternative costs (such as evoke or Worldheart Phoenix's alternative cost).
  • 2/1/2009: Mana produced by Ancient Ziggurat can't be spent on activated abilities that put a creature card directly onto the battlefield, such as unearth or ninjutsu.
#141 (John Avon)

English Premium Deck Series: Slivers (Uncommon)
English Conflux (Uncommon)
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German Uralte Zikkurat
French Ziggourat ancienne
Italian Ziggurat Ancestrale
Spanish Ziggurat antiguo
Portuguese Zigurate Antigo
Japanese 古代の聖塔
Simplified Chinese 远古金塔庙
Russian Древний Зиккурат

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