Brittle Effigy

Oracle Text

4, T, Exile Brittle Effigy: Exile target creature.

Card Rulings

8/15/2010 Brittle Effigy is exiled as a cost to activate its ability, not as part of its effect. If the targeted creature is an illegal target by the time the ability would resolve, the ability doesn’t resolve, but Brittle Effigy remains exiled.