Giant Oyster

Giant Oyster {2}{U}{U}

Creature - Oyster
You may choose not to untap Giant Oyster during your untap step.
{T}: For as long as Giant Oyster remains tapped, target tapped creature doesn't untap during its controller's untap step, and at the beginning of each of your draw steps, put a -1/-1 counter on that creature. When Giant Oyster leaves the battlefield or becomes untapped, remove all -1/-1 counters from the creature.
0/3
Related card: Apocalypse Chime
Details
  • Artist: Nicola Leonard
  • Rarity: special
  • Collector Number: 22
  • Released: 2006-10-06
Legalities
Rulings
  • 2004-10-04 If the Oyster untaps during the draw step before its ability to add a -1/-1 counter resolves, the -1/-1 counter effect resolves and adds a -1/-1 counter after the -1/-1 counters are removed due to being untapped.
  • 2006-09-25 The activated ability can target only a tapped creature.
  • 2006-09-25 Activating the ability creates a continuous effect that works only as long as Giant Oyster remains tapped, a repeating delayed triggered ability that's in effect only as long as Giant Oyster remains tapped, and a delayed triggered ability that triggers when Giant Oyster untaps or when it leaves the battlefield.
  • 2006-09-25 Giant Oyster's ability can be activated during your upkeep, and the creature will get a -1/-1 counter during the draw step that follows it.
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Printings
  • Time Spiral Timeshifted (special)
  • Homelands (uncommon)

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Foreign names
  • 巨型牡蛎
  • Riesenauster
  • Huître géante
  • Ostrica Gigante
  • 巨大カキ
  • Ostra Gigante
  • Гигантская Устрица
  • Ostra gigante