Urza's Legacy

Urza's Legacy contains 143 cards.
It is part of Urza's Saga block.
Released: 1999-02-15
Base set size: 143 cards.
Engineered Plague

Engineered Plague {2}{B}

As Engineered Plague enters the battlefield, choose a creature type.
All creatures of the chosen type get -1/-1.
"The admixture of bitterwort in the viral brew has produced most favorable results."
—Phyrexian progress notes

Eviscerator {3}{B}{B}

Creature - Horror
Protection from white
When Eviscerator enters the battlefield, you lose 5 life.
It roamed the time bubble like a captured animal. Kerrick knew he must soon find a way to unleash it on Tolaria or destroy it.
Fog of Gnats

Fog of Gnats {B}{B}

Creature - Insect
{B}: Regenerate Fog of Gnats.
You can swat a thousand gnats, but a thousand more will assail you.
Giant Cockroach

Giant Cockroach {3}{B}

Creature - Insect
If the sun ever hit the swamp, where would these scurry to?
Lurking Skirge

Lurking Skirge {1}{B}

When a creature is put into an opponent's graveyard from the battlefield, if Lurking Skirge is an enchantment, Lurking Skirge becomes a 3/2 Imp creature with flying.
They never miss a funeral.
No Mercy

No Mercy {2}{B}{B}

Whenever a creature deals damage to you, destroy it.
"We had years to prepare, while they had mere minutes."
—Kerrick, sleeper agent

Ostracize {B}

Target opponent reveals their hand. You choose a creature card from it. That player discards that card.
Kerrick was to find that some borders can never be crossed.
Phyrexian Broodlings

Phyrexian Broodlings {1}{B}{B}

Creature - Minion
{1}, Sacrifice a creature: Put a +1/+1 counter on Phyrexian Broodlings.
With limited resources and near unlimited time, Kerrick used parts from one beast to build another.
Phyrexian Debaser

Phyrexian Debaser {3}{B}

Creature - Carrier
{T}, Sacrifice Phyrexian Debaser: Target creature gets -2/-2 until end of turn.
"The second stage of the illness: high fever and severe infectiousness."
—Phyrexian progress notes
Phyrexian Defiler

Phyrexian Defiler {2}{B}{B}

Creature - Carrier
{T}, Sacrifice Phyrexian Defiler: Target creature gets -3/-3 until end of turn.
"The third stage of the illness: muscle aches and persistent cough."
—Phyrexian progress notes
Phyrexian Denouncer

Phyrexian Denouncer {1}{B}

Creature - Carrier
{T}, Sacrifice Phyrexian Denouncer: Target creature gets -1/-1 until end of turn.
"The first stage of the illness: rash and nausea."
—Phyrexian progress notes
Phyrexian Plaguelord

Phyrexian Plaguelord {3}{B}{B}

Creature - Carrier
{T}, Sacrifice Phyrexian Plaguelord: Target creature gets -4/-4 until end of turn.
Sacrifice a creature: Target creature gets -1/-1 until end of turn.
"The final stage of the illness: delirium, convulsions, and death."
—Phyrexian progress notes
Phyrexian Reclamation

Phyrexian Reclamation {B}

{1}{B}, Pay 2 life: Return target creature card from your graveyard to your hand.
Death is no excuse to stop working.
Plague Beetle

Plague Beetle {B}

Creature - Insect
It is the harbinger of disease, not the carrier.
Rank and File

Rank and File {2}{B}{B}

Creature - Zombie
When Rank and File enters the battlefield, green creatures get -1/-1 until end of turn.
"Left, right, left, right . . . hmm. Okay—left, left, left, left, . . ."
Sick and Tired

Sick and Tired {2}{B}

Two target creatures each get -1/-1 until end of turn.
The Phyrexians' only interest in organic life is discerning its weakness.
Sleeper's Guile

Sleeper's Guile {2}{B}

Enchantment - Aura
Enchant creature
Enchanted creature has fear.
When Sleeper's Guile is put into a graveyard from the battlefield, return Sleeper's Guile to its owner's hand.

Subversion {3}{B}{B}

At the beginning of your upkeep, each opponent loses 1 life. You gain life equal to the life lost this way.
Kerrick's corrupt domain swelled like a blister on Tolaria's skin.

Swat {1}{B}{B}

Destroy target creature with power 2 or less.
Cycling {2}
Tethered Skirge

Tethered Skirge {2}{B}

Creature - Imp
Whenever Tethered Skirge becomes the target of a spell or ability, you lose 1 life.
It bites the hand that leads it.
Treacherous Link

Treacherous Link {1}{B}

Enchantment - Aura
Enchant creature
All damage that would be dealt to enchanted creature is dealt to its controller instead.
"You cannot possibly know the toll your alliances will exact from you."
—Barrin, to Urza

Unearth {B}

Return target creature card with converted mana cost 3 or less from your graveyard to the battlefield.
Cycling {2}
About Face

About Face {R}

Switch target creature's power and toughness until end of turn.
The overconfident are the most vulnerable.
Avalanche Riders

Avalanche Riders {3}{R}

Creature - Human Nomad
Echo {3}{R}
When Avalanche Riders enters the battlefield, destroy target land.
Defender of Chaos

Defender of Chaos {2}{R}

Creature - Human Knight
Protection from white
Some knights will not follow orders—only disorder.