Ranger of Eos Shards of Alara Rockcaster Platoon

Resounding Silence Resounding Silence English

Instant, 3W (4)

Exile target attacking creature.

Cycling {5}{G}{W}{U} ({5}{G}{W}{U}, Discard this card: Draw a card.)

When you cycle Resounding Silence, exile up to two target attacking creatures.

Illus. Mark Zug

Gatherer Card Rulings?, Legality?

  • 10/1/2008: Cycling is an activated ability. Effects that interact with activated abilities (such as Stifle or Rings of Brighthearth) will interact with cycling. Effects that interact with spells (such as Remove Soul or Faerie Tauntings) will not.
  • 10/1/2008: When you cycle this card, first the cycling ability goes on the stack, then the triggered ability goes on the stack on top of it. The triggered ability will resolve before you draw a card from the cycling ability.
  • 10/1/2008: The cycling ability and the triggered ability are separate. If the triggered ability is countered (with Stifle, for example, or if all its targets have become illegal), the cycling ability will still resolve and you'll draw a card.
  • 10/1/2008: You can cycle this card even if there are no targets for the triggered ability. That's because the cycling ability itself has no targets.
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English Shards of Alara (Common)

German Dröhnende Stille
French Silence retentissant
Italian Silenzio Echeggiante
Spanish Silencio resonante
Portuguese Silêncio Ressonante
Japanese 圧倒する静寂
Simplified Chinese 轰然静寂
Russian Гулкая Тишина

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