Floodchaser Morningtide Ink Dissolver

Grimoire Thief Grimoire Thief English

Creature — Merfolk Rogue 2/2, UU (2)

Whenever Grimoire Thief becomes tapped, exile the top three cards of target opponent's library face down.

You may look at cards exiled with Grimoire Thief.

{U}, Sacrifice Grimoire Thief: Turn all cards exiled with Grimoire Thief face up. Counter all spells with those names.

Illus. Randy Gallegos

Gatherer Card Rulings?, Legality?

  • 4/1/2008: The only cards you turn face up are the cards exiled with the Grimoire Thief that was sacrificed.
  • 4/1/2008: The last ability counters all spells on the stack with any of the appropriate names, no matter who controls them.
  • 4/1/2008: If a split card is turned face up, the ability counters all spells with the same name as either side of that split card.
  • 7/1/2013: Once a player gains control of Grimoire Thief, that player can look at all cards it exiled, even if those cards were exiled while someone else controlled Grimoire Thief.
  • 7/1/2013: Once a player is allowed to look at the exiled face-down cards, that player may continue to do so even after Grimoire Thief leaves the battlefield or another player gains control of it.
#35 (Randy Gallegos)

English Morningtide (Rare)

German Zauberbuch-Dieb
French Voleur de grimoire
Italian Ladra di Grimori
Spanish Ladrón de grimorio
Portuguese Ladrão de Grimório
Japanese 呪文書の盗人
Simplified Chinese 秘录窃贼
Russian Похитительница Рукописи
Traditional Chinese 秘錄竊賊

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