Augur of Skulls

Legality

Format Legality
Tiny Leaders Legal
Noble Legal
Leviathan Legal
Magic Duels Legal
Canadian Highlander Legal
Vintage Legal
Modern Legal
Casual Legal
Pauper EDH Legal
Vanguard Legal
Legacy Legal
Archenemy Legal
Planechase Legal
1v1 Commander Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Unformat Legal
Pauper Legal
Commander / EDH Legal

Printings View all

Set Rarity
Future Sight (FUT) Common

Combos Browse all

Related Questions

Augur of Skulls

Creature — Skeleton Wizard

(1)(Black): Regenerate Augur of Skulls.

Sacrifice Augur of Skulls: Target player discards two cards. Play this ability only during your upkeep.

Price & Acquistion Set Price Alerts

FUT

Ebay

Augur of Skulls Discussion

Darth_Savage on The Quest for Hand Disruption

1 week ago

Some pointers...

Liliana's Caress is a strictly better Megrim, since it costs 1 less to cast.

Augur of Skulls (2 cards), Pilfering Imp (evasion / repeatable), Black Cat (random) and Rotting Rats (2 shots) are better discard creatures, however if you want to keep the rat theme you should run Pack Rat.

Inquisition of Kozilek, Blackmail, Mire's Toll and Vicious Rumors are solid additions, better than Despise / Duress.

Funeral Charm is one of the few ways to force discard at instant speed.

Hope this helps, good luck and have fun brewing your deck.

hungry000 on 8 Rack but still whack

2 weeks ago

Yeah, that's it. Basically you can't use Augur of Skulls repetitively with its abilities.

hungry000 on 8 Rack but still whack

3 weeks ago

Just in case you aren't aware, regenerating Augur of Skulls before you sac it doesn't bring it back to the battlefield, since regenerate only works when the creature is destroyed (specifically). Otherwise the deck looks good, though it could use a bit more removal like Fatal Push in the main and Flaying Tendrils in the sb instead of Bontu's Last Reckoning to deal with all the Arclight pheonixes flying around.

FUL on

2 months ago

another thing: you can't regenerate Augur of Skulls to prevent it from sacrificing. sacrifice is something different from being destroied and in this case it's even required as a cost to activate an ability.

FUL on

2 months ago

With Augur of Skulls I think a really good card is Undying Evil: on turn 3 you can force your opponent to discard 4 cards during your upkeep

hungry000 on Say My Name

6 months ago

Yeah, Nyxathid is much better. Personally I'd play removal instead of Dreamstealer or Nyxathid, since The Rack and Shrieking Affliction are enough win-con-wise. Usually 8-rack (and other black control decks) plays a ton of removal in the main.

Also, 8-rack always plays Liliana of the Veil because eventually the game gets to the point where both players are topdecking and you need a consistent source of repeatable discard to keep your opponent from piling up cards in their hand. I suggest you try playing Augur of Skulls to fill that role (I said this already, but it couldn't hurt to say it again ;D). In any case, it's better than Dreamstealer.

hungry000 on Say My Name

6 months ago

Good luck at your FNM tonight! It's a bit late now but you could try Augur of Skulls over Dreamstealer since it doesn't have to get in for damage at all to work and is repeatable.

I also think you should have a spell other than Duress, since there are decks out there that don't play any spells (if it's a meta call tho that's fine). Again, Inquisition of Kozilek is the ideal, but Funeral Charm and Blackmail are good too. Charm can also kill Young Pyromancer or Glistener Elf. Idk how much Master of the Feast adds to the deck, but tell me how it goes.

Load more