Cruel Reality

Cruel Reality {5}{B}{B}

Enchantment - Aura Curse
Enchant player
At the beginning of enchanted player's upkeep, that player sacrifices a creature or planeswalker. If the player can't, they lose 5 life.
As Gideon watched the initiate murder his crop-mate, his admiration of the city of Naktamun gave way to horror.
  • Artist: Kieran Yanner
  • Watermark: planeswalker
  • Rarity: mythic
  • Collector Number: 84s
  • Released: 2017-04-28
  • 2017-04-18 The enchanted player chooses a permanent to sacrifice from among the creatures and planeswalkers that player controls. You don't choose which type of permanent the player has to sacrifice.
  • 2017-04-18 The enchanted player can't choose to lose 5 life if they have a creature or planeswalker that can be sacrificed.
  • 2018-01-19 There are many important moments in the story, but the most crucial—called "story spotlights"—are shown on cards. These cards have the Planeswalker symbol in their text box; this symbol has no effect on gameplay. You can read more about these events in the official Magic fiction at

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Foreign names
  • 残酷现实
  • 殘酷現實
  • Grausame Realität
  • Réalité cruelle
  • Crudele Realtà
  • 残酷な現実
  • 잔혹한 현실
  • Realidade Cruel
  • Жестокая Реальность
  • Cruda realidad