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Flavor text from Dryden on a Magic card = win
Posted By: Flopfoot (6/11/2011 11:02:06 PM)


The art is awkward in the magic card frame.
Posted By: KicktheCAN (3/23/2011 5:44:10 PM)


Persecute can destroy monocolor decks and effectively hinder multicolor too.

Remember, the color is named on resolution, not on casting.
Posted By: goldbones (9/30/2009 1:57:35 AM)


Use this, then hit them with Crosis, the Purger. If you have the mana for it (Not hard, only 1 more than playing Crosis. You just need {B}{B}{B}, but that's still not difficult), you can kill two colors from their hand.

Or against monocolor, if they manage to make your Crosis more interested in his bellybutton than the enemy, then you can simply hit them with this.

If you are in multiplayer, you can swing at one person with Crosis and hit the other person with this, too.

...It is totally meant to go with Crosis.
Posted By: Andon_A (4/18/2010 8:53:58 PM)


Step 2: Painter's Servant
Step 3: Duress x2
Step 4: This card
Step 5: ???
Step 6: Profit!
Posted By: Gwafa_Hazid (1/5/2010 8:48:15 AM)


I remember when this card typically resulted in exasperated sighs and concessions.
Posted By: Designer_Genes (9/23/2009 11:42:23 AM)


The only problem with this card is that it can be played by people other then you :( .
Posted By: thaviel (2/10/2009 4:01:18 PM)


Heh, I have a friend who will scoop to this card consistently :P
Posted By: izzet_guild_mage (6/11/2010 12:37:41 PM)


I'd hate to have this card dark ritual'd out on turn 1 or 2 against me while I'm playing a mono-colored deck.
Posted By: Revelation666 (7/5/2010 1:16:11 AM)


Given black's difficulty in dealing with anything that isn't a creature, discard is one of the best ways to get around this weakness. And this card? Worst case scenario, you get rid of a few cards, none perhaps particularly frightening, but you also get the chance to look at their hand and anticipate what they might do.
Posted By: QuietK (4/15/2011 8:53:12 PM)


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