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Channel Magic The Gathering Card

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Card Type: Sorcery

Card Text: Until end of turn, any time you could play a mana ability you may pay 1 life. If you do, add to your mana pool.

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Artist(s): Richard Thomas: (Alpha, Beta, Fourth Edition, From the Vault: Exiled, Revised, Unlimited)

Rarity: Uncommon: (Alpha, Beta, Fourth Edition, Revised, Unlimited), Rare: (From the Vault: Exiled)

Channel Mtg Card Availability

* All cards are Mint/NM and in English unless otherwise specified.
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Magic Card ImageChannel (Alpha)
Magic Card ImageChannel (Beta)
Magic Card ImageChannel (Fourth Edition)
Magic Card ImageChannel (From the Vault: Exiled)
Magic Card ImageChannel (Revised)
Magic Card ImageChannel (Unlimited)

Magic The Gathering Combos Utilizing Channel

There are currently 77 Channel combos listed on our site. If you have your own Channel combo, we would greatly appreciate it if you would consider Adding Your Combo to our site.
Magic The Gathering Combo
play black lotus for 3 g, pay 2g for channel, pay 19 life for mana with the remaining g you have 20 mana, use the r and the 20 for a fireball.
Magic The Gathering Combo
Great for multi player games. Do a massive Channel and cast Eathquake or Hurricane. Then Reverse Damage to gain back the life you spent. With tinder walls, Orcish Lumber Jacks and Sky Shroud Elves in your deck you can get this off in the third turn!
Magic The Gathering Combo
pay the life when hidden retreat is on the board then clear a multiplayer game.

Magic The Gathering Decks Utilizing Channel

There are currently 29 Channel decks listed on our site. If you have your own deck that has Channel in it, we would greatly appreciate it if you would consider Adding Your Deck to our site.
T'sang T'sung Deck
87 Cards
Value: $167.10
The main principle of this deck is to put out a hefty creture board fast and/ or gain life fast, then to use the channel/ Drain Life/ Initiates of the Ebon Hand combo to suck an opponent dry. it is good for single or multi player decks but has an inherent weakness to counterspell decks and token creature decks.
Bens Channel Deck
60 Cards
Value: $70.15
8-card Deck
8 Cards
Value: $2.24
first turn play healing slave then playboth lotuses, sac one to channel. channel 20 life and use the remaining 1 mana from lotus to play fireball for 20. if they use bolt, then sac the other lotus and healing salve again. if the force of will or force spike then counter spell it.

Channel Set Specific Info

Channel has now been printed in a total of 6 magic the gathering sets.

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