Blast of Genius
Ral Zarek's brainstorms bring actual thunder and lightning.
197 UMA • ENTerese Nielsen
™ & © 1993— Wizards of the Coast
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Legal in: Modern,Extended,Return to Ravnica Block,Legacy,Vintage,Freeform,Prismatic,Tribal Wars Legacy,Tribal Wars Standard,Classic,Singleton 100,Commander
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4/15/2013 You choose the target creature or player as part of casting the spell. If that creature or player is an illegal target when Blast of Genius tries to resolve, it will be countered and none of its effects will happen. You won't draw or discard any cards. 4/15/2013 If you discard a split card, Blast of Genius will deal damage equal the sum of its two converted mana costs as a single damage-dealing event. 4/15/2013 If you discard a card with in its mana cost, the value of X is zero.