Transmute Artifact | Magic: The Gathering
Formats Transmute Artifact is Legal in
Official Oracle Text for Transmute Artifact
Official Rulings for Transmute Artifact
10/4/2004 : The one from the library enters the battlefield when the spell is resolved, and this does not count as the casting of an artifact.
10/4/2004 : You can't sacrifice more than one artifact to this spell.
10/4/2004 : If the chosen artifact costs less than or the same as the sacrificed artifact, you simply put it onto the battlefield without paying any additional costs.
10/4/2004 : Because the "search" requires you to find a card with certain characteristics, you don't have to find the card if you don't want to.
1/1/2011 : The sacrifice of an artifact is an effect of the spell, not a cost, which means it happens as the spell resolves. If Transmute Artifact is countered, you do not have to sacrifice an artifact.