Icatian Phalanx

Icatian Phalanx {4}{W}

Creature - Human Soldier
Banding
Even after the wall was breached in half a dozen places, the Phalanxes fought on, standing solidly against the onrushing raiders. Disciplined and dedicated, they held their ranks to the end, even in the face of tremendous losses.
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Details
  • Artist: Kaja Foglio
  • Rarity: uncommon (U3)
  • Collector Number: 11
  • Released: 1994-11-01
Legalities
Rulings
  • 2008-10-01 If a creature with banding attacks, it can team up with any number of other attacking creatures with banding (and up to one nonbanding creature) and attack as a unit called a "band." The band can be blocked by any creature that could block a single creature in the band. Blocking any creature in a band blocks the entire band. If a creature with banding is blocked, the attacking player chooses how the blockers' damage is assigned.
  • 2008-10-01 A maximum of one nonbanding creature can join an attacking band no matter how many creatures with banding are in it.
  • 2008-10-01 Creatures in the same band must all attack the same player or planeswalker.
  • 2009-10-01 If a creature in combat has banding, its controller assigns damage for creatures blocking or blocked by it. That player can ignore the damage assignment order when making this assignment.
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Foreign names
  • Icatianische Phalanx
  • Phalange d'Icatia
  • Falange di Icatia
  • アイケイシアの密集軍
  • Falange Icatiana
  • Falange icatiana