MTG Card Cursed Totem


Cursed Totem
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Released2021-06-18
Mana cost
Converted mana cost2
Border colorBlack
Set MH2 - Modern Horizons 2
RarityRare
Layoutnormal
TypeArtifact
Number295
Frame version2015
Illustred by Aaron Miller

This card be found in foil.

Printings

Formats and restrictions

CommanderLegal
LegacyLegal
ModernLegal
PremodernLegal
VintageLegal
DuelLegal
PennyLegal

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Text of card Cursed Totem


Activated abilities of creatures can't be activated.

"Sorry, Great One, but did I hear correctly? I'm to entrust this powerful artifact to our *worst* researchers?" —Flesdrim, Cabal servant

Rules and information for Cursed Totem


2016-06-08

Activated abilities contain a colon. They’re generally written “
-ost:
-ffect].” Some keywords are activated abilities and will have colons in their reminder text.

2021-06-18

Cursed Totem doesn’t stop players from activating abilities of creature cards that aren’t on the battlefield, such as cycling or unearth.

2021-06-18

Cursed Totem stops players from activating mana abilities of creatures.

2021-06-18

Other abilities of creatures, including static abilities and triggered abilities, are unaffected.

2021-06-18

Activated abilities of noncreature permanents that would make them become creatures (such as a Vehicle’s crew ability) can still be activated. Once they become creatures, any abilities they have cannot be activated.