The Unraveling

The Unraveling contains 236 cards.
Released: 2019-01-01
Wave of Decay

Wave of Decay {X}{B}

Spend only black mana on X.
Up to two target creatures each get -X/-X until end of turn. You gain X life.

Wither {1}{B}

Target creature gets -6/-6 until end of turn.
Create a black enchantment token named Blight with “At the beginning of your upkeep, you lose 1 life.”
Writhing Gateway

Writhing Gateway {3}{B}{B}

When Writhing Gateway enters the battlefield, you may discard a card. If you do, create a 5/3 black Horror creature token.
{1}{B}{B}, Discard a card: Create a 5/3 black Horror creature token.
“When I close my eyes, I am haunted by the day of the third breach. The chasm splitting the hillside, reeking of sulfur and iron. And then they came.”
Zadyk Assassin

Zadyk Assassin {B}

Creature - Human Assassin
{2}{B}, Sacrifice a Clue: Target creature gets -3/-3 until end of turn.
“So after all these years of exile, Kazimir has a job for me back on Pelastrov? Tell me more.”
Zadyk Resourcefulness

Zadyk Resourcefulness {1}{B}

Choose two —
• Shuffle up to two target cards from graveyards into their owners' libraries.
• Create a 1/1 black Skeleton creature token. You lose 1 life.
• Sacrifice a permanent. Draw a card.
Archivist's Torment

Archivist's Torment {2}{R}

Target opponent chooses a number. When they do, choose one —
• That player discards their hand, then draws cards equal to the chosen number.
• Archivist's Torment deals damage to that player equal to the chosen number.
Ashen Host

Ashen Host {2}{R}

Creature - Horror Shaman
Whenever Ashen Host becomes the target of a spell, Ashen Host deals 2 damage to any target.
“The prophet turned to me, and a deep chill set in my core. I looked into those masked eyes as the earth around us crumbled into cursed flame and I knew that I was next.”
Barricade Patrol

Barricade Patrol {2}{R}

Creature - Human Soldier
When Barricade Patrol enters the battlefield, create a 1/1 white Human Soldier creature token.
Whenever another creature you control dies, Barricade Patrol deals 1 damage to target player.
Blood Cult Covenant

Blood Cult Covenant {1}{R}

At the beginning of each end step, if an opponent lost life this turn, you may put a +1/+1 counter on target creature.
Sacrifice a creature, Sacrifice Blood Cult Covenant: Blood Cult Covenant deals damage equal to the sacrificed creature's power to any target.
Bloodcrazed Acolyte

Bloodcrazed Acolyte {1}{R}

Creature - Human Warrior
Bloodcrazed Acolyte enters the battlefield with a +1/+1 counter on it for each player who lost life this turn.
“I never thought I would see Zadyk berserkers fighting alongside my regiment. But I am so grateful they came.”
—Boris, Sergent of the Tenth

Bloodspawn {2}{R}

Creature - Horror
Creatures you control that have been dealt damage this turn get +2/+0.
When Bloodspawn enters the battlefield, it deals 1 damage to target creature you control.
Breach Runner

Breach Runner {3}{R}

Creature - Horror
At the beginning of your end step, sacrifice Breach Runner unless you return another creature you control to its owner's hand.
Steps like shattering glass and a scream like a thousand nails torn across a chalkboard.
Cackling Tormentor

Cackling Tormentor {1}{R}

Creature - Devil Shaman
Whenever one or more cards are put into an opponent's graveyard from their hand or library, Cackling Tormentor deals 2 damage to any target.
“No mazes, no cyphers. This is a puzzle of ethics. And to assist our experiment, I tied up some innocent souls for you to burn.”
Crack Open the Cache

Crack Open the Cache {1}{R}

Choose two —
• Destroy target artifact.
• Discard a card, then draw a card.
• Investigate. (Create a colorless Clue artifact token with “{2}, Sacrifice this artifact: Draw a card.”)
Devouring Flame

Devouring Flame {R}

Creature - Elemental
Sacrifice a creature: Devouring Flame gets +2/+0 until end of turn.
Svelin's fate was used as a lesson for new archivists—don't try every spell you read, and don't light candles in the stacks.

Dragongate {1}{R}{R}{R}

Whenever an artifact you control is put into a graveyard from the battlefield, create a 4/4 red Dragon creature token with flying.
Elemental of Vengeance

Elemental of Vengeance {3}{R}{R}

Creature - Elemental
Whenever Elemental of Vengeance is dealt damage, it deals damage equal to its power to any target.
Its ruinous wake brings no reparations, only a desolate satisfaction.
From Ancient Tomes

From Ancient Tomes {R}

Target instant or sorcery card in your graveyard gains flashback until end of turn. The flashback cost is equal to its mana cost. (You may cast that card from your graveyard for its flashback cost. Then exile it. Mana cost includes color.)
Gift of Fire

Gift of Fire {R}

Until end of turn, target creature you control gains “{T}: This creature deals 1 damage to any target.”
Draw a card.
Infernal Barrier

Infernal Barrier {R}

Creature - Horror
Whenever Infernal Barrier is dealt damage, it deals 1 damage to each opponent.
When Masha brought her bravest regiment into the Nav, she was shocked to find that it had a twisted barricade of its own.
Inversion of Flesh

Inversion of Flesh {4}{R}

Inversion of Flesh deals 5 damage to each creature and each planeswalker, and 5 damage to each player with the highest life total or tied for highest life total among players.
Gilded robes or tattered rags, wealth is fleeting. Twisted inside out, everyone screams the same.
Ion Field

Ion Field {1}{R}{R}

When Ion Field enters the battlefield, target player creates two 1/1 red Elemental creature tokens.
Whenever you cast an instant or sorcery spell that targets only one target, you may pay {1}{R}{R} and sacrifice Ion Field. If you do, copy that spell for each other target it could target. Each copy targets a different one of those targets.
Mark of Mutiny

Mark of Mutiny {2}{R}

Gain control of target creature until end of turn. Put a +1/+1 counter on it and untap it. That creature gains haste until end of turn.
“I fear I've been touched. Cut my arm. If it glows like hot coals, cut my throat.”
Masha, Hero of Pelastrov

Masha, Hero of Pelastrov {1}{R}{R}

Legendary Creature - Human Soldier
Creatures your opponents control attack each turn if able.
Blocking creatures you control get +4/+0.
{W}: Untap Masha, Hero of Pelastrov.
Masha's Vanguard

Masha's Vanguard {R}

Creature - Human Scout
Whenever Masha's Vanguard deals damage to a player, you may put a creature card with mana value X or less from your hand onto the battlefield, where X is the amount of damage dealt this way.