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New rules for "blood moon" cards #4202
Is xMage work correct with new rule changes for "blood moon" cards? You can read about changes on that page (search by "614.12, 614.16d").
Essentially, any effect that would affect the card coming into the battlefield gets applied before it actually enters the battlefield. So a 1/1 white creature would be a 2/2 when it enters the battlefield with a Crusade in play, not a 1/1 that gets boosted to 2/2. It is a very fundamental change.
The core of the new behaviour 614.12
Now, to determine what replacement effects will apply to a permanent entering the battlefield, you look at continuous effects that modify that permanent's characteristics coming from the permanent itself along with those that already exist and will affect that permanent.
614. Replacement Effects
Example: Voice of All says “As Voice of All enters the battlefield, choose a color” and “Voice of All has protection from the chosen color.” An effect creates a token that’s a copy of Voice of All. As that token is created, the token’s controller chooses a color for it.
Example: Yixlid Jailer says “Cards in graveyards lose all abilities.” Scarwood Treefolk says “Scarwood Treefolk enters the battlefield tapped.” A Scarwood Treefolk that’s put onto the battlefield from a graveyard enters the battlefield tapped.
Example: Orb of Dreams is an artifact that says “Permanents enter the battlefield tapped.” It won’t affect itself, so Orb of Dreams enters the battlefield untapped.
What has to happen in xmage if a permanent enters the battlefield?
Beside the yet not clear way how to do that, is that list and the order of the list correct?
Any suggestions/additions welcome!