Can you respond to Teferi’s protection?
In general, you can cast Teferi’s Protection in response to Worldpurge, because the player who had priority after casting a spell gets priority back, and because Teferi’s Protection is an instant (C.R. 601.2i, 117.1a).
Can you cast spells after Teferi’s protection?
Yes. Nothing in Teferi’s Protection says otherwise. Having no permanents (until your next turn) might make that challenging, but the card itself does not prevent you from casting spells.
Do tokens come back after Teferi’s protection?
Thirteen years later it made a surprise return as an one-off on Commander 2017’s Teferi’s Protection. … As of Commander 2017, tokens which phase out phase back in the same as nontoken permanents, instead of ceasing to exist as a state-based action.
Does protection protect from board wipes?
Does Protection Work Against Board Wipes? This can be a little more complicated, but let’s go back to the DEBT acronym. Protection stops damage, enchanting/equipping, blocking, and targeting. It doesn’t do anything against any other kinds of effects.
Can you change the target of Teferi’s protection?
You can’t be the target of spells or abilities (as you have protection from them.) If a spell or ability is on the stack with only one target (you) and you play Teferi’s Protection in response, that spell or ability will no longer have a valid target and will be countered by the rules. None of its effects will happen.
Does phasing count as leaving the battlefield?
Phasing in or out doesn’t count as an permanent entering or leaving the battlefield, so abilities that look for those conditions will not apply. If a permanent phases out, any Auras or Equipment attached to it will phase out along with it.
Can you lose the game while phased out?
The only rule that specifically affects a phased-out permanent when a player loses the game is this: 702.25j Phased-out permanents owned by a player who leaves the game also leave the game. This doesn’t trigger zone-change triggers.
Does phasing trigger ETB?
Does phasing trigger ETB or LTB effects? No, it doesn’t. For the same reason that auras and equipments don’t fall off during phasing, ETB (enter the battlefield) and LTB (leave the battlefield) triggers don’t go off. Because the permanent didn’t change zones, nothing left or entered the battlefield.
How did Teferi regain his spark?
Teferi sacrificed his Planeswalker spark, using its energy to close one of the temporal storms. Dominaria survived, but Zhalfir was lost outside of time, and Teferi was left as a powerful but merely mortal mage.
What does damage can be prevented mean?
It means that effects that specifically “prevent” damage like Circle of Protection: Red and the damage prevention effect of the protection ability don’t work. Blocking still stops damage to players from attacking creatures.
Can a player with protection be attacked?
702.16b A permanent or player with protection can’t be targeted by spells with the stated quality and can’t be targeted by abilities from a source with the stated quality.
Do tokens survive phasing?
Does a creature token that phases out cease to exist? Yes indeed they do.
Can you be attacked if you have protection from everything?
If a player or permanent has protection, we can’t target it with anything it has protection from. For example, if we want to kill our opponent’s Animar, Soul of Elements, we can’t use a Doom Blade or a Shriekmaw because Animar has protection from black.