Rite of Consumption

Rite of Consumption

Sorcery

As an additional cost to play Rite of Consumption, sacrifice a creature.

Rite of Consumption deals damage equal to the sacrificed creature's power to target player. You gain life equal to the damage dealt this way.

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Set Rarity
Shadowmoor (SHM) Common

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Legality

Format Legality
Casual Legal
Unformat Legal
Magic Duels Legal
Block Constructed Legal
Penny Dreadful Legal
Legacy Legal
Pauper EDH Legal
Canadian Highlander Legal
2019-10-04 Legal
Modern Legal
Commander / EDH Legal
Pauper Legal
Noble Legal
Tiny Leaders Legal
Highlander Legal
Duel Commander Legal
Leviathan Legal
1v1 Commander Legal
Oathbreaker Legal
Vintage Legal

Rite of Consumption Discussion

ChandraNalaar235 on Turn 1 Win Series: Consume Death

4 weeks ago

Great deck, but the mana goes away after your main phase, so you can't use it after you attack with Death's Shadow to cast Rite of Consumption. . .

jakethewhale007 on Licia, First Sword of the Mardu {Primer}

2 months ago

Maybe a bit slow from summoning sickness, but ever consider Brion Stoutarm? He is basically Rite of Consumption on a stick.

SueMe on Wall Flinger

3 months ago

Only other fling effect I can think of is Rite of Consumption. Sorcery speed and not your colors though.

Go for Blood might be a little better for your purposes.

AllenM8 on Dakkon Blackblade, King of Esper

4 months ago

Oblation is being replaced with Essence Harvest trying to find something to replace for Rite of Consumption

Gattison on The Uncanny X-Salted

5 months ago

Blue_Flame: Actually there's Rite of Consumption, which is unfortunately a Sorcery. Also, I don't have any copies of it either. =( I'll add it to my shopping list.

Otherwise, you're right. I should either better define the roles of each color in the deck or eliminate one--meaning red. Also, I like the suggestion of the land, that could work very well.

Thanks for your help! =)

cobbledcube on Wall Flinger

5 months ago

Rite of Consumption could be nice for the added life gain. Also, something like Incite might be good to force attacks.

Pinnedzoz on Greven, Magic's Cannibal [Primer]

7 months ago

bradtheimpaler13 Thanks for the suggestions! I will keep them in mind as I move forward with the deck. Addressing your suggestions one at a time; I don't think Rite of Consumption holds up. Thud has a lower CMC, Fling is an Instant, and other cards like Soul's Fire allow Grevan to do the damage which is relevant for Tainted Strike . If I end up moving towards more combat tricks it will go in though. I'm going to playtest with Clackbridge Troll but I don't think the deck needs the draw and to me that is the only advantage of the card

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