Captain's Maneuver {X}{R}{W}

Instant

The next X damage that would be dealt to target creature, planeswalker, or player this turn is dealt to another target creature, planeswalker, or player instead.

Sisay discovered that the mirrored hull of the Weatherlight could be used as a defensive weapon.

Illustrated by Ben Thompson

Standard
Alchemy
Pioneer
Explorer
Modern
Brawl
Legacy
Historic
Vintage
Pauper
Commander
Penny
Notes and Rules Information for Captain's Maneuver:
  • If the second target is no longer on the battlefield, or if the second target is no longer a creature, player, or planeswalker when the damage would be redirected, the damage is dealt to the first target as if this spell was not cast. (2004-10-04)
  • If the first target is no longer on the battlefield, then the damage will not be dealt at all, so it can’t be redirected by this ability. (2004-10-04)