Ordeal of Purphoros
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Community Rating: 3.038 / 5  (26 votes)
Card Name:
Ordeal of Purphoros
Mana Cost:
Converted Mana Cost:
Enchantment — Aura
Card Text:
Enchant creature
Whenever enchanted creature attacks, put a +1/+1 counter on it. Then if it has three or more +1/+1 counters on it, sacrifice Ordeal of Purphoros.
When you sacrifice Ordeal of Purphoros, it deals 3 damage to any target.
All Sets:
Duel Decks: Heroes vs. Monsters (Uncommon)
Theros (Uncommon)
Card Number:
9/15/2013 The +1/+1 counter is put on the creature before blockers are declared and before combat damage is dealt.
9/15/2013 The check of whether the enchanted creature has three or more +1/+1 counters on it happens as part of the resolution of the attack triggered ability. If the third +1/+1 counter is put on the enchanted creature any other way, you won’t sacrifice the Ordeal until the next time the creature attacks.
9/15/2013 If you sacrifice the Ordeal in some other way, its last ability will trigger.