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'''Flash''' is a [[keyword ability]] which allows cards to be played at any time you could play an [[Instant]]. Flash first appeared in the ''[[Time Spiral]]'' expansion <ref>{{DailyRef|mtgcom/daily/mr246|Plenty of Time|[[Mark Rosewater]]|September 18, 2006}}</ref>, its first appearance in a [[core set]] is in ''[[Magic 2013]]''. Although this ability existed before ''Time Spiral'', this is the first time it was used a keyword. The earliest card with Flash is <c>King Cheetah</c> from ''[[Visions]]''. Older cards with this ability have received errata to give them Flash. <ref>{{DailyRef|mtgcom/arcana/1216|Got Flash?|[[Magic Arcana]]|November 30, 2006}}</ref>
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'''Flash''' is a [[keyword ability]] which allows the card it is printed on to be played at any time you could play an [[Instant]]. Flash first appeared in the ''[[Time Spiral]]'' expansion <ref>{{DailyRef|mtgcom/daily/mr246|Plenty of Time|[[Mark Rosewater]]|September 18, 2006}}</ref>, its first appearance in a [[core set]] is in ''[[Magic 2013]]''. Although this ability existed before ''Time Spiral'', this is the first time it was used a keyword. The earliest card with Flash is <c>King Cheetah</c> from ''[[Visions]]''. Older cards with this ability have received errata to give them Flash. <ref>{{DailyRef|mtgcom/arcana/1216|Got Flash?|[[Magic Arcana]]|November 30, 2006}}</ref>
   
 
==Rules==
 
==Rules==

Revision as of 03:14, 19 November 2014

Flash
Keyword Ability
Type Static
Introduced Time Spiral
Last Used Magic 2015
Reminder Text Flash (You may play this card any time you could cast an instant)
Statistics 164 cards
{U}23% {W}19% {G}18% {R}7% {B}6%
Multicolor 13%, Artifact 6%, Land 1%
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oracle:"Flash"

Flash is a keyword ability which allows the card it is printed on to be played at any time you could play an Instant. Flash first appeared in the Time Spiral expansion [1], its first appearance in a core set is in Magic 2013. Although this ability existed before Time Spiral, this is the first time it was used a keyword. The earliest card with Flash is King Cheetah from Visions. Older cards with this ability have received errata to give them Flash. [2]

Rules

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Reminder text

The latest reminder text for flash reads "You may cast this spell any time you could cast an instant."

Examples

Cards that grant Flash

Creatures

Enchantments

Instants

Artifacts

Lands

Plane card that grants Flash

  • Akoum (any players - enchantments)

References

  1. Mark Rosewater (September 18, 2006). "Plenty of Time". magicthegathering.com. Wizards of the Coast.
  2. Magic Arcana (November 30, 2006). "Got Flash?". magicthegathering.com. Wizards of the Coast.