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Drain Life Magic Card
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Drain Life Magic The Gathering Card

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Card Type: Sorcery

Card Text: Spend only black mana on X.

Drain Life deals X damage to target creature or player. You gain life equal to the damage dealt, but not more life than the player's life total before Drain Life dealt damage or the creature's toughness.

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Artist(s): Andrew Robinson: (Beatdown, Fifth Edition), Douglas Shuler: (Alpha, Beta, Fourth Edition, Revised, Unlimited), Richard Kane Ferguson: (Mirage)

Rarity: Common: (Alpha, Beatdown, Beta, Fifth Edition, Fourth Edition, Mirage, Revised, Unlimited)

Drain Life Mtg Card Availability

* All cards are Mint/NM and in English unless otherwise specified.
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Magic Card ImageDrain Life (Alpha)
Magic Card ImageDrain Life (Beatdown)
Magic Card ImageDrain Life (Beta)
Magic Card ImageDrain Life (Fifth Edition)
Magic Card ImageDrain Life (Fourth Edition)
Magic Card ImageDrain Life (Mirage)
Magic Card ImageDrain Life (Revised)
Magic Card ImageDrain Life (Unlimited)

Magic The Gathering Combos Utilizing Drain Life

There are currently 77 Drain Life combos listed on our site. If you have your own Drain Life combo, we would greatly appreciate it if you would consider Adding Your Combo to our site.
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card advantage, duh. huge!
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a lots of mana
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put spell book out to have unlimited cards in your hand.play necro.then drain life your opponent . then with ivory towers gain life with a 13 card hand.

Magic The Gathering Decks Utilizing Drain Life

There are currently 244 Drain Life decks listed on our site. If you have your own deck that has Drain Life in it, we would greatly appreciate it if you would consider Adding Your Deck to our site.
Hazel's Tier One Reanimator
60 Cards
Value: $387.27
updated weekly
Artifacts R' Us
60 Cards
Value: $51.16
this deck is better for multiplayer, but will work for duals. once you get one of each ursa's land out, the fun really starts. try spreading the damage and destruction around, and save the dregs for a massive blow and fill up your hand!!
Priest Of Death Deck
57 Cards
Value: $181.37
Use your urza's land and thran dynamo's to whip stuff out, find drain lifes and priest of yawgmoths with denomic tutor, the scrifce artifacts to the priests, make yourcolerless mana black with bog initiate, and play one kick-ass drain life and kill your opponent. (don't wastse drain life on creatures, weak stone and clay clay statue will handle that).

Drain Life Set Specific Info

Drain Life has now been printed in a total of 8 magic the gathering sets.

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