Card Number: 20. Edit. It doesn't appear in any feeds, and anyone with a direct link to it will see a message like this one. Because creating the token and putting the counters on it are all part of the same ability, SBAs never see the token as a 0/0, so it doesn't die. A diverse community of players devoted to Magic: the Gathering, a trading card game ("TCG") produced by Wizards of the Coast and originally designed by Richard Garfield.

I'm curious about two things here, firstly, how does the 0/0 Hydra token Zaxara makes not die immediately when it is put into play? Edit Live Edit. Types: Legendary Creature — Nightmare Hydra. Zaxara creates infinite mana with Pemmin's Aura or Freed from the Real, which can be punched into Blue Sun's Zenith or Villainous Wealth for the win. Confirmed in https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/feature/ikoria-lair-behemoths-and-commander-2020-edition-release-notes-2020-04-10. Would I get duplicate tokens with the +1/+1 counters (double in fact) -OR- would it not work and they are just 0/0 and die straight away? I'm an idiot, but I think you would get two 10/10's. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Not two 10/10's? Some kind of static buff would work, such as [[Gaea's Anthem]]. Sorry, this post was deleted by the person who originally posted it. Other potential outlets for infinite mana: Exsanguinate; Torment of Hailfire; Squall Line; Bond of Agony

OK, so with Doubling season ruling they mentioned saying that each token will get X +1/+1 counters, this means that if you cast a spell and X=5 you'd get two 5/5 hydras, right? With Zaxara, the Exemplary creating a 0/0 token then putting +1/+1 counters on it, I was wondering how this would work with Primal Vigor or Doubling season?

This is a highly favorably interaction. New comments cannot be posted and votes cannot be cast, Press J to jump to the feed. Doubling Season then says you place twice that many counters on it. Zaxara, the Exemplary. Zaxara, the Exemplary is a teacher with only two passions outside of the classroom: tokens and counters. This is because the ability that puts the counters on sees that the ability actually made two tokens but it doesn't care that it was written assuming there is only one it just knows to put X counters on the token(s) made previously.

Mana Cost: Converted Mana Cost: 4.

Whenever you cast a spell with in its mana cost, create a 0/0 green Hydra creature token, then put X +1/+1 counters on it. So with Doubling Season out you create a copy. Card Text: Deathtouch: Add two mana of any one color. But I stress, I am an idiot.

Zaxara, the Exemplary. But I stress, I am an idiot.

The "then put X counters on it" bit will apply to both tokens, so you're good there. So that would be 10. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Zaxara, the Exemplary + Primal Vigor/Doubling season, Made possible by our patrons, phpBB, Scryfall, and Others. By using our Services or clicking I agree, you agree to our use of cookies. Artist: Simon Dominic. Zaxara, the Exemplary Commander / EDH BUG (Sultai) Truesilver19. by user_938036 » 6 months ago. Zaxara says you create the token. These three enchantments double the … Since the wording says you put the X +1/+1 counters on it after it enters play. (just before anyone gets priority to do anything). Rarity: Mythic Rare . How does Doubling Season work with Zaxara Rules So my friend and I are thinking hypothetically if a [[Zaxara, the Exemplary]] makes a token and theres a [[Doubling Season]] would the tokens just be 0/0 and die or would they get the counters from Zaxara my understanding is … Patrons help maintain an ad-light experience, and are never shown ads. by darrenhabib » 6 months ago, Post ↳   Community Software Feedback and Bug Reports. You will create two 0/0s and then put twice X counters on both of them. Rulings. Join us discussing news, tournaments, gameplay, deckbuilding, strategy, lore, fan art, cosplay, and more. Expansion: Ikoria Commander. Then you put X +1/+1 counters on it, in your example 5. https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/feature/ikoria-lair-behemoths-and-commander-2020-edition-release-notes-2020-04-10, Gaea's Anthem - (G) (SF) (txt)[[cardname]] or [[cardname|SET]] to call. Secondly, if I have Doubling Season out, how do I keep the second token that it gives me alive since it also is a 0/0? Zaxara says you create the token. Press J to jump to the feed. Packing plenty of ramp and draw, along with some big mana cards and token doublers. Because a creature with 0 or less toughness only dies when state-based actions are checked, which is basically immediately after any trigger or spell resolves.

So with Doubling Season out you create a copy. Post You don't even need a buff, the second token will get X counters too.

P/T: 2 / 3. Then you put X +1/+1 counters on it, in your example 5. So that would be 10. Enchantments like Parallel Lives, Doubling Season and Primal Vigor are easy ways to gain favor with the slimy academic. Things only die to zero toughness when state based actions are performed, which doesn't happen until after you finish resolving an ability. Donate below to support the site and remove all ads.

Zaxara, the Exemplary - (G) (SF) (txt)Doubling Season - (G) (SF) (txt)[[cardname]] or [[cardname|SET]] to call. Nothing happens in the middle of resolution. I'm an idiot, but I think you would get two 10/10's. I'm curious about two things here, firstly, how does the 0/0 Hydra token Zaxara makes not die immediately when it is put into play? Cookies help us deliver our Services. Upvote 0. Doubling Season then says you place twice that many counters on it.