Noble Elephant

Noble Elephant {3}{W}

Creature - Elephant
Trample; banding
"Proud am I, / strong am I, / courageous in defending my children / and fierce in punishing what stands in my way."
—"So the Elephant Speaks," Zhalfirin song
2/2
Details
  • Artist: Tony Roberts
  • Rarity: common
  • Collector Number: 30
  • Released: 1996-10-08
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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Printings
  • Mirage (common)

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Foreign names
  • Edler Elefant
  • Eléphant noble
  • Nobile Elefante
  • 気高き象
  • Elefante Majestoso
  • Elefante noble