Talara's Bane {1}{B}

Sorcery

Target opponent reveals their hand. You choose a green or white creature card from it. You gain life equal to that creature card’s toughness, then that player discards that card.

“Your thoughts betray you.”
—Illulia of Nighthearth

Illustrated by Joshua Hagler

Standard
Alchemy
Pioneer
Explorer
Modern
Brawl
Legacy
Historic
Vintage
Pauper
Commander
Penny
Notes and Rules Information for Talara's Bane:
  • If the creature card has “*” in its power or toughness, the ability that defines “*” works in all zones. Note that the card is in the opponent’s hand when Talara’s Bane checks its toughness. (2008-08-01)