Psychic Purge
 
Community Rating:
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Community Rating: 2.914 / 5  (35 votes)
Card Name:
Psychic Purge
Mana Cost:
Blue
Converted Mana Cost:
1
Types:
Sorcery
Card Text:
Psychic Purge does 1 damage to any target. If a spell cast by opponent or a permanent under opponent's control causes you to discard this card, opponent loses 5 life. Effects that prevent or redirect damage may not be used to counter this loss of life.
Expansion:
Rarity:
Common
All Sets:
Legends (Common)
Masters Edition (Uncommon)
Artist:
Rulings
10/4/2004 The loss of life can’t be prevented by any means. It is not damage.
10/4/2004 Discarding as a cost to cast a spell will not trigger the ability. Only discarding as an effect will trigger the ability.