Torment of Scarabs
 
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Card Name:
Torment of Scarabs
Mana Cost:
3Black
Converted Mana Cost:
4
Types:
Enchantment — Aura Curse
Card Text:
Enchant player
At the beginning of enchanted player's upkeep, that player loses 3 life unless they sacrifice a nonland permanent or discard a card.
Flavor Text:
Like a carpet unrolling for their god, the scarabs poured out from the necropolis.
Expansion:
Rarity:
Uncommon
Card Number:
78
Rulings
7/14/2017 While resolving the triggered ability of Torment of Scarabs, the enchanted player chooses a card to be discarded without revealing it, chooses a nonland permanent to be sacrificed, or chooses to do neither. Then that player discards that card, sacrifices that permanent, or loses 3 life. That player can always choose to lose 3 life, even if they have cards to discard or nonland permanents to sacrifice.