Shrieking Affliction {B}

Enchantment

At the beginning of each opponent’s upkeep, if that player has one or fewer cards in hand, they lose 3 life.

A gargoyle’s voice reaches pitches that will shatter glass and warp bone.

Illustrated by Johann Bodin

Standard
Brawl
Pioneer
Historic
Modern
Pauper
Legacy
Penny
Vintage
Commander
Notes and Rules Information for Shrieking Affliction:
  • Shrieking Affliction’s ability will trigger only if an opponent begins their upkeep with one or fewer cards in hand. The ability will check the number of cards in that player’s hand again when it tries to resolve. If that player has two or more cards in hand at that time, that player won’t lose life. (2012-10-01)