MTG Card Kaervek the Merciless


Kaervek the Merciless
Reprint
Released2010-06-18
Mana cost
Converted mana cost7
Border colorBlack
Set ARC - Archenemy
RarityRare
Layoutnormal
TypeLegendary Creature — Human Shaman
Power 5
Toughness 4
Number88
Frame version2003
Illustred by rk post

This card is found in a booster pack.

Printings

Formats and restrictions

CommanderLegal
LegacyLegal
ModernLegal
PennyLegal
VintageLegal
DuelLegal

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Text of card Kaervek the Merciless


Whenever an opponent casts a spell, Kaervek the Merciless deals damage equal to that spell's mana value to any target.

"Rats and jackals feast in his swath, but even they will not walk with him." —Mangara

Rules and information for Kaervek the Merciless


2021-03-19

An ability that triggers when a player casts a spell resolves before the spell that caused it to trigger. It resolves even if that spell is countered.

2021-03-19

Alternative costs, additional costs, and cost reductions don’t change a spell’s mana value. Its mana value is still based on its mana cost.

2021-03-19

For spells with in their mana costs, use the value chosen for X to determine the spell’s mana value.