Thoughtseize
Name
Thoughtseize
Mana Cost
{b} (1)
Type
Sorcery
Rules Text
Target player reveals their hand. You choose a nonland card from it. That player discards that card. You lose 2 life.
Color
black
Card Ratings
Modern
Legacy
Commander
Rarity
Rare
Expansion Set
Iconic Masters
Multiverse Id
438676
Flavor Text
"Any dream is a robust harvest. Still, I prefer the timeworn dreams, heavy with import, that haunt the obsessive mind."
Card Number
110
All Versions
Prices
recent pricing
Iconic Masters   $15.25

Current Legal Formats

Rulings

2013-09-15
The loss of life is part of the spell’s effect. It’s not an additional cost. If Thoughtseize doesn’t resolve, you won’t lose life.
2014-02-01
If you target yourself with this spell, you must reveal your entire hand to the other players just as any other player would.