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Fiend Hunter

Fiend Hunter

Creature — Human Cleric

When Fiend Hunter enters the battlefield, you may exile another target creature.

When Fiend Hunter leaves the battlefield, return exiled card to the battlefield under its owner's control.

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Fiend Hunter Discussion

jamin on flickering reality

3 days ago

Vedalken Orrery / Leyline of Anticipation . If you can flash your Flickerwisp and Leonin Relic-Warder (and/or Banisher Priest / Fiend Hunter ) then you can permanently dissapear opponents permanents through interactions with Detention Sphere and Oblivion Ring and the new card Banishing Light .

SpaderAce on The Most Reactive Deck Ever

4 days ago

We have Banishing Light , Detention Sphere , and Oblivion Ring . And most decks will have removal so Banisher Priest and Fiend Hunter would just get removed. And all the boardwipes are kill spells! Now, the only thing that could possibly changed to make this actually sort of viable would be adding a reliable win condition that doesn't die to 16 of our own cards. But this isn't a viable deck anyways, that's the point.............

Rocknj06 on The Most Reactive Deck Ever

4 days ago

Could we fit in some exiling creatures such as Banisher Priest and Fiend Hunter ?? OoOoOoOo we could also overload it with kill spells too.

kmcree on Four Peas in a Pod

1 week ago

@EKGwins: That combo doesn't actually work with Banisher Priest , as he specifies only a creature your opponent controls. It will however, work fine with Fiend Hunter . Just FYI.

Gideon17 on Dega Tempo (Journey Cards)

1 week ago

I think that Fiend Hunter is better than banisher priest

ChiefBell on Oblivion Ring is back!

1 week ago

Basically - if it has it in one block of text it's like one trigger and you can't do it. If it has it in two then it's two triggers and you can.

Yeh it was done with things like Fiend Hunter and Restoration Angel . I encouraged this fantastic thing known as creative play. I mean, yeh it was a stupid combo, hard to pull off and rarely ever worked: but you were rewarded when you managed it! Wizards now are like 'lol no, shouldnt be able to do that' - even though it was damn hard to achieve in the first place. It just removes an aspect of fun and creativity.

RussischerZar on Oblivion Ring is back!

1 week ago

Well, who did the permanent exile trick in Standard anyway with the O-Ring? I think it only really worked well with Fiend Hunter and Restoration Angel / Cloudshift .

@ Putrefy no it doesn't. Read the Gatherer rulings on Banisher Priest :
Banisher Priests ability causes a zone change with a duration, a new style of ability thats somewhat reminiscent of older cards like Oblivion Ring. However, unlike Oblivion Ring, cards like Banisher Priest have a single ability that creates two one-shot effects: one that exiles the creature when the ability resolves, and another that returns the exiled card to the battlefield immediately after Banisher Priest leaves the battlefield.
If Banisher Priest leaves the battlefield before its enters-the-battlefield ability resolves, the target creature wont be exiled.

rache on Binder Update

1 week ago

Tore down my EDH so a lot of cards (listed here) have been added to my trade binder in hopes they'll help me get the stuff I still need for my Esper Control deck. Added:1x Fated Retribution 1x Heroes' Podium 1x Spirit of the Labyrinth 1x Mindreaver 1x Temple of Malice 1x Oloro, Ageless Ascetic 1x Drowned Catacomb 1x Detention Sphere 1x Toxic Deluge 1x Restoration Angel 1x Entreat the Angels 1x Fate Unraveler 1x Rings of Brighthearth 1x Phyrexian Delver 1x Orzhov Basilica 1x Command Tower 1x Linvala, Keeper of Silence 1x Augury Adept 1x Mana Vault 1x Magister Sphinx 1x Diluvian Primordial 1x Sheoldred, Whispering One 1x Vault of the Archangel 1x Whip of Erebos 1x Azorius Chancery 1x Avacyn, Angel of Hope 1x Jace's Archivist 1x Vivid Marsh 1x Vindicate 1x Sphinx of the Steel Wind 1x Intrepid Hero 1x Ob Nixilis, the Fallen 1x Tectonic Edge 1x Oblivion Ring 1x Reliquary Tower 1x Rune-Scarred Demon 1x Necropotence 1x Phyrexian Arena 1x Notion Thief 1x Strip Mine 1x Demonic Tutor 1x Oboro, Palace in the Clouds 1x Vampiric Tutor 1x Fiend Hunter 1x Angel of Despair 1x Havengul Lich 1x White Sun's Zenith 1x Deadeye Navigator 1x Arcane Sanctum 1x Solemn Simulacrum 1x Sol Ring 1x Sorin, Lord of Innistrad 1x Sanguine Bond foil1x Vivid Creek 1x Draining Whelk foil1x Exquisite Blood 1x Sword of Light and Shadow 1x Sepulchral Primordial 1x Lavinia of the Tenth 1x Temple of the False God 1x Thassa, God of the Sea 1x Michiko Konda, Truth Seeker 1x Basalt Monolith 1x Ethersworn Adjudicator 1x Maze of Ith 1x Venser, the Sojourner 1x Rune-Tail, Kitsune Ascendant 1x Consecrated Sphinx 1x Blue Sun's Zenith 1x Prosperity 1x Bloodgift Demon 1x Rhox Faithmender 1x Disciple of Bolas 1x Darksteel Plate 1x Glen Elendra Archmage 1x Nevinyrral's Disk 1x Sword of War and Peace Price

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Power / Toughness 1/3
Color(s) W
Cost 1WW
Converted cost 3
Avg. draft pick 2.63
Avg. cube pick 5.70


Format Legality
Extended Legal
Legacy Legal
Vintage Legal
Commander / EDH Legal
Modern Legal

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Set Rarity
Innistrad Uncommon