Shahrazad
 
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Card Name:
Shahrazad
Mana Cost:
WhiteWhite
Converted Mana Cost:
2
Types:
Sorcery
Card Text:
Players play a Magic subgame, using their libraries as their decks. Each player who doesn't win the subgame loses half their life, rounded up.
Expansion:
Rarity:
Rare
Artist:
Rulings
10/4/2004 At the start of the sub-game both players draw their initial hand (usually 7 cards). If one player has fewer cards than required, that player loses. If both have fewer than required, both players lose.
10/4/2004 Events in a Shahrazad sub-game do not normally trigger abilities in the main game. And continuous effects in the main game do not carry over into the sub-game.
10/4/2004 You randomly chose which player chooses to go first or draw first.
7/15/2007 At the end of a subgame, each player puts all cards they own that are in the subgame into their library in the main game, then shuffles them. This includes cards in the subgame’s Exile zone.