MTG Card Esper Sentinel


Esper Sentinel
Printings
Released2021-06-18
Mana cost
Converted mana cost1
Border colorBlack
Set MH2 - Modern Horizons 2
RarityRare
Layoutnormal
TypeArtifact Creature — Human Soldier
Power 1
Toughness 1
Number12
Frame version2015
Illustred by Eric Deschamps

This card be found in foil.

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Formats and restrictions

HistoricbrawlLegal
CommanderLegal
HistoricLegal
LegacyLegal
ModernLegal
VintageLegal
DuelLegal
GladiatorLegal

Text of card Esper Sentinel


Whenever an opponent casts their first noncreature spell each turn, draw a card unless that player pays , where X is Esper Sentinel's power.

The more Esper changes, the more he refuses to.

Rules and information for Esper Sentinel


2021-06-18

If a noncreature spell was already cast by an opponent the turn Esper Sentinel enters the battlefield, that opponent already cast their first noncreature spell this turn, and Esper Sentinel’s ability won’t trigger for that opponent that turn.

2021-06-18

This ability checks Esper Sentinel’s power when it resolves, not when the ability goes on the stack. If Esper Sentinel is no longer on the battlefield when it resolves, use the power it had the last time it was on the battlefield.

2021-06-18

If Esper Sentinel’s has negative power when this ability resolves, then is {0}. The opponent may still choose not to pay the cost if they want you to draw a card.