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Last Used: Evergreen
Type: Activated
Introduced: [[]]
Category for Equip

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Equip is an evergreen keyword ability.


It is an activated ability found on equipments. By paying an equip cost, you can attach the artifact to a creature you control. Equipping can only be used at sorcery speed.


Abdul controls an Accorder's Shield and a Canyon Minotaur, to attach the shield to the Minotaur must pay 3 Generic Mana.

Comprehensive Rules

702.6. Equip

  • 702.6a. Equip is an activated ability of Equipment cards. "Equip [cost]" means "[Cost]: Attach this permanent to target creature you control. Activate this ability only any time you could cast a sorcery."
  • 702.6b. For more information about Equipment, see rule 301, "Artifacts."
  • 702.6c. If a permanent has multiple instances of equip, any of its equip abilities may be activated.
Evergreen Keywords
DeathtouchDefenderDouble StrikeEnchantEquip
First StrikeFlashFlyingHasteHexproofIndestructible