Excruciator | Magic: The Gathering
Formats Excruciator is Legal in
Official Oracle Text for Excruciator
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Official Rulings for Excruciator
10/1/2005 : Excruciator can deal damage to creatures with protection from red. (It can't block creatures with protection from red, though.)
10/1/2005 : Damage prevention shields that would prevent this damage aren't used up and they stick around for the next time something would deal damage.
10/1/2005 : A creature dealt lethal damage by Excruciator can be regenerated.
10/1/2005 : Replacement effects that don't use the word "prevent" can replace Excruciator's damage with something else. See Phytohydra and Szadek, Lord of Secrets, for example.