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Historic Card
This card can only be played in historic decks
Name Vraska's Contempt
Mana Cost C2.pngBlackBlack
Converted Mana Cost 4
Types Instant
Text Exile target creature or planeswalker. You gain 2 life.
Flavor It wasn't long before the taverns of High and Dry were full of whispers about the new captain who could turn a person to stone with a glance.
Expansion XLNR.png Ixalan
Rarity Rare

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Card rulings (?)
2017-09-29 If the target creature or planeswalker is an illegal target by the time Vraska’s Contempt resolves, the entire spell doesn’t resolve. You won’t gain life.
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