Visions contains 167 cards.
It is part of Mirage block.
Released: 1997-02-03
Base set size: 167 cards.
Aku Djinn

Aku Djinn {3}{B}{B}

Creature - Djinn
At the beginning of your upkeep, put a +1/+1 counter on each creature each opponent controls.
"Your arrogance amazes me, Kaervek. Did you not know the price you would pay?"
Blanket of Night

Blanket of Night {1}{B}{B}

Each land is a Swamp in addition to its other land types.
"Kaervek imprisoned Mangara out of jealousy, but he taints Jamuraa simply out of spite."
—Asmira, Holy Avenger
Brood of Cockroaches

Brood of Cockroaches {1}{B}

Creature - Insect
When Brood of Cockroaches is put into your graveyard from the battlefield, at the beginning of the next end step, you lose 1 life and return Brood of Cockroaches to your hand.
"It's like waking on a bed of a thousand olives during an earthquake of subtle force."
—Afari, Tales

Coercion {2}{B}

Target opponent reveals their hand. You choose a card from it. That player discards that card.
A rhino's bargain
—Femeref expression meaning "a situation with no choices"
Crypt Rats

Crypt Rats {2}{B}

Creature - Rat
{X}: Crypt Rats deals X damage to each creature and each player. Spend only black mana on X.
"Once I dreamt of death, but now it dreams of me / And only rats and rotting flesh can hear my silent plea."
—Mundungu chant
Dark Privilege

Dark Privilege {1}{B}

Enchantment - Aura
Enchant creature
Enchanted creature gets +1/+1.
Sacrifice a creature: Regenerate enchanted creature.
"As you breathe your last, understand why I accept such forbidden gifts."
—Purraj of Urborg
Death Watch

Death Watch {B}

Enchantment - Aura
Enchant creature
When enchanted creature dies, its controller loses life equal to its power and you gain life equal to its toughness.
"Watch death wait / Wait, death, watch / Steal breath swiftly / but steal life slowly."
—Suq'Ata dirge

Desolation {1}{B}{B}

At the beginning of each end step, each player who tapped a land for mana this turn sacrifices a land. Desolation deals 2 damage to each player who sacrificed a Plains this way.
"Kill a creature, destroy the present. Kill the land, destroy the future."
Fallen Askari

Fallen Askari {1}{B}

Creature - Human Knight
Fallen Askari can't block.
In troubled times, there are few greater sorrows than a wayward savior.
Forbidden Ritual

Forbidden Ritual {2}{B}{B}

Sacrifice a nontoken permanent. If you do, target opponent loses 2 life unless that player sacrifices a permanent or discards a card. You may repeat this process any number of times.
Funeral Charm

Funeral Charm {B}

Choose one —
• Target player discards a card.
• Target creature gets +2/-1 until end of turn.
• Target creature gains swampwalk until end of turn.
Related card: Piracy Charm
Infernal Harvest

Infernal Harvest {1}{B}

As an additional cost to cast this spell, return X Swamps you control to their owner's hand.
Infernal Harvest deals X damage divided as you choose among any number of target creatures.
"I offered you eternal life; I just didn't say where."
—Shauku, Endbringer
Kaervek's Spite

Kaervek's Spite {B}{B}{B}

As an additional cost to cast this spell, sacrifice all permanents you control and discard your hand.
Target player loses 5 life.
"The end justifies the means. What do I care if I rule over the dead rather than over the living? The dead ask fewer questions."

Necromancy {2}{B}

You may cast Necromancy as though it had flash. If you cast it any time a sorcery couldn't have been cast, the controller of the permanent it becomes sacrifices it at the beginning of the next cleanup step.
When Necromancy enters the battlefield, if it's on the battlefield, it becomes an Aura with "enchant creature put onto the battlefield with Necromancy." Put target creature card from a graveyard onto the battlefield under your control and attach Necromancy to it. When Necromancy leaves the battlefield, that creature's controller sacrifices it.

Necrosavant {3}{B}{B}{B}

Creature - Zombie Giant
{3}{B}{B}, Sacrifice a creature: Return Necrosavant from your graveyard to the battlefield. Activate this ability only during your upkeep.
"Ah, I remember my first death."
—Zarkuu, necrosavant

Nekrataal {2}{B}{B}

Creature - Human Assassin
First strike
When Nekrataal enters the battlefield, destroy target nonartifact, nonblack creature. That creature can't be regenerated.
"I have seen the horrors Kaervek has freed. My betrayal is certain—but of Kaervek or of Jamuraa, I cannot say."
Pillar Tombs of Aku

Pillar Tombs of Aku {2}{B}{B}

World Enchantment
At the beginning of each player's upkeep, that player may sacrifice a creature. If that player doesn't, they lose 5 life and you sacrifice Pillar Tombs of Aku.
"Aku, City of Hidden Graves / Aku, City of Lost Kings / Aku, welcome me."
—Pillar tomb inscription

Python {1}{B}{B}

Creature - Snake
"How can you claim the gods are merciless when they robbed the snake of its limbs to give the other creatures a sporting chance?"
—Hakim, Loreweaver
Suq'Ata Assassin

Suq'Ata Assassin {1}{B}{B}

Creature - Human Assassin
Whenever Suq'Ata Assassin attacks and isn't blocked, defending player gets a poison counter.
Tar Pit Warrior

Tar Pit Warrior {2}{B}

Creature - Cyclops Warrior
When Tar Pit Warrior becomes the target of a spell or ability, sacrifice it.
"The cyclops shrugged off savage blows, but casual insults made him weep."
—Azeworai, "The Cyclops who Couldn't"
Urborg Mindsucker

Urborg Mindsucker {2}{B}

Creature - Horror
{B}, Sacrifice Urborg Mindsucker: Target opponent discards a card at random. Activate this ability only any time you could cast a sorcery.
"My pet will pick the ripe fruit from your tortured brain as if it were hanging from a vine."
Vampiric Tutor

Vampiric Tutor {B}

Search your library for a card, then shuffle your library and put that card on top of it. You lose 2 life.
"I write upon clean white parchment with a sharp quill and the blood of my students, divining their secrets."
—Shauku, Endbringer

Vampirism {1}{B}

Enchantment - Aura
Enchant creature
When Vampirism enters the battlefield, draw a card at the beginning of the next turn's upkeep.
Enchanted creature gets +1/+1 for each other creature you control.
Other creatures you control get -1/-1.
Wake of Vultures

Wake of Vultures {3}{B}

Creature - Bird
{1}{B}, Sacrifice a creature: Regenerate Wake of Vultures.
"So the vulture said to the griffin, 'You gonna eat that?'"
—Azeworai, "The Ugly Bird"
Wicked Reward

Wicked Reward {1}{B}

As an additional cost to cast this spell, sacrifice a creature.
Target creature gets +4/+2 until end of turn.
"The blood on my hands is merely proof of my ambition."