Maelstrom Pulse

Maelstrom Pulse {1}{B}{G}

Sorcery
Destroy target nonland permanent and all other permanents with the same name as that permanent.
During the collision of the shards, entire ways of life disappeared without a trace.
Details
  • Artist: John Avon
  • Rarity: rare
  • Collector Number: 207
  • Released: 2020-08-07
Legalities
Rulings
  • 2009-05-01 A face-down creature has no name, so it doesn't have the same name as anything else.
  • 2018-12-07 Maelstrom Pulse has only one target. Other permanents with the same name will be destroyed even if they have hexproof or protection.
  • 2018-12-07 If the target permanent becomes an illegal target for Maelstrom Pulse, the spell doesn't resolve. Nothing is destroyed.
  • 2018-12-07 The name of a creature token is the same as the creature types it was created with unless the token is a copy of another creature or the effect that created the token specifically gives it a different name. For example, a 1/1 red Elemental creature token created by Young Pyromancer and a 4/4 green Elemental creature token created by Walker of the Grove are both named "Elemental."
  • 2018-12-07 If Maelstrom Pulse resolves but the target permanent isn't destroyed (perhaps because it regenerates or has indestructible), all other permanents with the same name as it will still be destroyed.
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Foreign names
  • 涡心鼓动
  • Puls des Mahlstroms
  • Pulsation du Maelstrom
  • Impulso del Maelstrom
  • 大渦の脈動
  • Pulsar do Maelstrom
  • Пульсация Мальстрема
  • Pulso del Remolino