Thoughtseize {B}

Sorcery

Target player reveals their hand. You choose a nonland card from it. That player discards that card. You lose 2 life.

“Knowledge is such a burden. Release it. Release all your fears to me.” —Ashiok, Nightmare Weaver

Illustrated by Lucas Graciano

Standard
Frontier
Modern
Pauper
Legacy
Penny
Vintage
1v1 Cmdr.
Commander
Brawl
Notes and Rules Information for Thoughtseize:
  • If you target yourself with this spell, you must reveal your entire hand to the other players just as any other player would. (2014-02-01)
  • 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. (2013-09-15)