Traumatize

Traumatize

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Sorcery

Target player puts the top half of his or her library, rounded down, into his or her graveyard.

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Traumatize Discussion

typhoid_ratt on Lazav, Dimir Con Artist

5 days ago

Skullion123 I had considered Undead Alchemist (I actually picked him up about a week ago) but ultimately decided he leaned a little too hard into the mill sub-theme when I'd rather be dealing damage with my zombies. Keening Stone is a great suggestion though, could be devastating in tandem with Traumatize.

InDirectX on It costs $500 to mill a deck...for 12 seconds

1 week ago

Traumatize is very poor in modern. Doesn't do enough fast enough.

AsilentJester on Bruna 1-Shot Voltron

1 week ago

I always thought it would be hilarious in a bruna deck to Traumatize yourself lol

square711 on Ultimate Milling

1 week ago

Take out the stuff that costs 4+ mana first. Namely, Traumatize and Mind Grind. Jace's Erasure is another card I'm not sold on - you don't have enough draw spells to make it punish the opponent enough. Maybe if you had Visions of Beyond in there, or even Sign in Blood.

And definitely consider Mindcrank if you're keeping the Duskmantle Guildmages. I don't care much for their infinite combo, but it does win the game on the spot, so...

Hon35tAb3 on Mill Combo Help!

1 week ago

My goal is to kill myself and others so that I can use Grimoire of the Dead, I forgot about Consuming admiration LabRattKing that would help a lot... I actually thought about using Panoptic Mirror and Traumatize, but it's a lot of mana... I can post a link to the deck later today

LabRattKing on Mill Combo Help!

1 week ago

Is the goal to just mill your opponent quickly? If so, take a a look at this: Infinite Mill (No Ascendancy). It's a standard infinite combo deck by Behgz that I found to be particularly effective.

If you're not up for the infinite combo, I'd go for "grind" effects like Mind Funeral. Also, shoutout to my favorite mill-based creature, Consuming Aberration.

Some other options include Traumatize and Jace, Memory Adept, which can both put huge chunks of cards into the graveyard. Also, to use Mirror-Mad Phantasm to your advantage, there's Psychic Spiral which turns your self-mill against your opponent.

Kezza on Bruhna

2 weeks ago

Looks pretty good. Some great cards to include in an enchantment based deck are Rhystic Study (though it can tend to get focused) even if you draw a card and a removal spell from it it is usually worth it. Traumatize is a handy way to dump a whole bunch of enchantments into your graveyard to put on Bruna. Some more artifacts which grant haste wouldn't go amiss either, such as Lightning Greaves or Swiftfoot Boots. Mana acceleration is great in EDH considering it is a format about big flashy cards and mana intensive combos. All azorious mana producing artifacts and Signet will help get bruna out faster, and even give you more mana to cast more enchantments on your turn Commander's Sphere (and if you can get it a Coalition Relic) will greatly improve the speed, as well as make Armageddon less bad for you. Plain old Counterspell would be a great replacement for Hindering Light since it is more versatile. Sorry for the wall of text.

Color(s) Blue
Cost 3UU
Converted cost 5
Avg. draft pick 2.0
Avg. cube pick 1.89

Legality

Format Legality
Heirloom Legal
Legacy Legal
Vintage Legal
Commander / EDH Legal
Modern Legal
Duel Commander Legal

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Set Rarity
Magic 2014 Rare
2011 Core Set Rare
2010 Core Set Rare
Tenth Edition Rare
Ninth Edition Rare
Odyssey Rare

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