Blood Seeker

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Format Legality
Vintage Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Commander / EDH Legal
Legacy Legal
Modern Legal
Tiny Leaders Legal
Pauper Legal

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Set Rarity
2012 Core Set Common
Zendikar Common

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Blood Seeker

Creature — Vampire Shaman

Whenever a creature enters the battlefield under an opponent's control, you may have that player lose 1 life.

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Blood Seeker Discussion

Kyln on The Pacifier

4 days ago

I think that Gideon's Lawkeeper is better than Blinding Mage. If you are going for annoying cards I would add Blood Artist, Blood Seeker, or Suture Priest.

takeaseathoney on Grixis Delver Burn

1 month ago

i think your deck might need a little bit of work still; here's some suggestions

Piranha Marsh,Blood Seeker,Hissing Miasma,Blightning,Searing Blaze,Sign in Blood,Pyromancer Ascension,Browbeat

hope that helps :)

ibstudent2200 on feed varolz

1 month ago

Phyrexian Dreadnought and Death's Shadow work great in Varolz, though they aren't the cheapest cards to acquire. Force of Savagery, Phyrexian Soulgorger, Hunted Troll, Hunted Horror, Groundbreaker, and Nyxathid are reasonable cards to scavenge, though some are harder to get into your graveyard.

Corpsejack Menace, Reyhan, Last of the Abzan, Hardened Scales, and Retribution of the Ancients all play nicely with +1/+1 counters.

You are playing a green commander that can be quite aggressive. Therefore, you should be playing Rancor.

I'd probably try to play closer to 37 lands with Varolz.

If Worldslayer has a place anywhere in the format, it's in a Varolz deck, since you can regenerate him to survive the first boardwipe (possibly more, depending on whether you make tokens or blow up the Worldslayer in response to the damage trigger).

Blood Seeker > Tresspasser's Curse, though neither card is very good (unless you're hosing a specific combo).

Fertile Ground > Gift of Paradise.

Prey Upon > Cartouche of Strength.

Polluted Mire > Cartouche of Ambition. There are hundreds of other cards I could list here, but I'd rather have a land that cycles in a format where you never stop wanting to hit land drops than this cartouche.

Victim of Night/Go for the Throat > Reave Soul.

Silence the Believers > Edifice of Authority.

Basilisk Collar/Gorgon Flail/Gorgon's Head > Sultai Runemark.

You should really cut all your Ironshell Beetle variants. Run cards like Satyr Wayfinder, Elvish Visionary, Golgari Brownscale, Shambling Shell, or Yavimaya Elder instead.

Golgari Signet > Golgari Cluestone.

Lull > Haze of Pollen, though I would advise against running either card.

Nature's Claim > Natural State.

Sword of the Animist > Explorer's Scope.

I like Inspiring Call more than Destined // Lead, but the two aren't nearly as comparable as some of the other cards listed.

Giant Growth > Shed Weakness, though I wouldn't recommend running either card.

Seal of Doom > Spidery Grasp.

Wickerbough Elder > Springsage Ritual.

You have a lot of creature slots that are due for upgrades.

kamarupa on Salt Sisters (Now with 80% more sodium)

1 month ago

I think I'd up Blood Seeker to a full set and cut Trespasser's Curse - that will bring in more life from the Soul Sisters and will give you an extra body on the battlefield. Also, it will work better than the Curse or Blood Artist when playing with 3+ players.

KongMing on

2 months ago

As long as you're doing monoblack with lots of black devotion and Swamps, I would also recommend Korlash, Heir to Blackblade, Nightmare, Gray Merchant of Asphodel, Nightmare Lash, Squelching Leeches, Abhorrent Overlord, Erebos, God of the Dead, Mogis's Marauder, and Sanguimancy.

A few random suggestions that do well in monoblack EDH are Dictate of Erebos, Vampire Hexmage, Necropolis Regent, Blood Seeker, and Thief of Blood.

I think you would have a lot of success in this deck if you made it a little more Voltron-y around Drana. ★★★☆☆ Let me know what you think of the suggestions. Good luck.

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phc on No tokens for you

2 months ago

Thank you! Blood Seeker is perfect.

MatthijsTreuren on No tokens for you

2 months ago

Maybe something like Blood Seeker could help this, the tokens enter the battlefield before they die because of the -1/-1 counters, so why not take advantage of that. With CMC of 2 it fits right in your deck.

fasmith718 on FAS Olivia EDH

2 months ago

Kalastria Highborn -> Blood Seeker

KH is a good token maker, but BS is great against all the token/creature copy decks in my meta, and maybe in general in EDH.

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