Your opponent cannot target this card with card effects. You can declare 1 card type (Monster, Spell, or Trap); send the top card of your Deck to the Graveyard, then if it was the declared card type, you can Special Summon 1 FIRE monster from your hand or Graveyard. You can only use this effect of "Hazy Flame Sphynx" once per turn.
This card can't be targeted by your opponent's card effect.
It can Special Summon a monster from your Hand or Graveyard.
Stats are quite low for a monster that requires a 1 tribute.
You need to guess correctly the card type at the top of your deck and you need to send it to the Graveyard to Special Summon a monster.
It can only Special Summon a FIRE monster.
Know the card at the top of your deck
By using Mai's Aroma Strategy you can see the card at the top of your deck. Having this knowledge, you can correctly declare the card type so you can Special Summon a FIRE monster from your Hand or Deck.
Spellbook Organization can also give you the knowledge of the card from the top of your deck. It lets you see the 3 cards from the top of your deck and you can return it in any order.
Declares a card type / Sends from Deck to Graveyard
Cannot be targeted by card effects
Special Summons from your hand / Special Summons from your Graveyard
This card with Beast Rising is really powerful even with the bug. Beast rising dodges a lot of combat situation and target card effects while hazy flame can ss many of the fire beast/beast warrior cards with Mai's Aroma Strategy. As frustrating as the bug is the deck is still really strong!