Phytohydra | Magic: The Gathering
Formats Phytohydra is Legal in
Official Oracle Text for Phytohydra
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Official Rulings for Phytohydra
10/1/2005 : If Phytohydra blocks or is blocked by a creature with first strike or double strike, Phytohydra will get the counters during the first-strike combat damage step before it deals its own combat damage during the second combat damage step.