Mindclaw Shaman | Magic: The Gathering
Formats Mindclaw Shaman is Legal in
Official Oracle Text for Mindclaw Shaman
Official Rulings for Mindclaw Shaman
7/1/2012 : You cast the card from the opponent's hand immediately. Ignore timing restrictions based on the card's type. Other timing restrictions, such as "Cast [this card] only during combat," must be followed.
7/1/2012 : The card goes to its owner's graveyard after it resolves (or otherwise leaves the stack), not yours.
7/1/2012 : If you can't cast any instant or sorcery card (perhaps because there are no legal targets available) or if you choose not to cast one, then Mindclaw Shaman's ability finishes resolving and the game moves on.
7/1/2012 : If you cast a card "without paying its mana cost," you can't pay any alternative costs. You can pay additional costs such as kicker costs. If the card has mandatory additional costs, you must pay those.
7/1/2012 : If the card has X in its mana cost, you must choose 0 as its value.