Grist, The Plague Swarm

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Grist is a Black and Green Planeswalker from an undisclosed plane. She is an ever-hungry insect and one of the few non-humanoid Planeswalkers. Grist has the power to amass a swarm of insects that she can transform into a powerful body for herself. She is known for consuming vegetation until the land is barren.

Colors: Black, Green

Mana Bonuses: White () Blue () Black (+4) Red (+2) Green (+3)

Total Leveling Cost: 160720

Deck Limits at Level 60: 07 Creatures, 08 Spells, 04 Supports

  • Passive Ability - Swarm Form

    When you cast a Creature card for the first time each turn: That creature gains the Insect subtype. Then: gain X mana. X is the number of Insect cards you control, including their reinforcements, up to 10.

  • Ability 1 - Maggot Feast (Cost 06)

    • Level 1: Destroy the top 2 cards of your library. Corrupt 2 gems.

    • Level 2: Destroy the top 2 cards of your library. Corrupt 2 gems. Then: Return the last Creature card from your graveyard to your hand. That creature gains the Insect subtype.

    • Level 3: Destroy the top 4 cards of your library. Corrupt 4 gems. Then: Return the last Creature card from your graveyard to your hand. That creature gains the Insect subtype.

    • Level 4: Destroy the top 4 cards of your library. Corrupt 4 gems. Then: Return the last Creature card from your graveyard to play under your control. That creature gains the Insect subtype.

  • Ability 2 - Termite Infestation (Cost 09)

    • Level 1: Destroy an opposing nonToken Support at random.

    • Level 2: Destroy an opposing nonToken Support at random. This effect can affect Vanguards. Then: Create a Golgari Insect token.

    • Level 3: Destroy an opposing nonToken Support at random. This effect can affect Vanguards. Then: Create 3 Golgari Insect Tokens. Insect tokens you control gain Deathtouch until the beginning of your next turn.

    • Level 4: Destroy up to 3 opposing nonToken Support cards at random. This effect can affect Vanguards. Then: Create 6 Golgari Insect Tokens. Insect tokens you control gain Deathtouch.

  • Ability 3 - Plague of Necrophages (Cost 15)

    • Level 1: Exile all nonCreature cards from your graveyard. Then: Deal X damage to your opponent's Planeswalker and you gain X life. X is the number of cards exiled this way.

    • Level 2: Exile all nonCreature cards from all graveyards. Then: Deal X damage to your opponent's Planeswalker and you gain X life. X is the number of cards exiled this way.

    • Level 3: Exile all nonCreature cards from all graveyards. Then: Create X Golgari Insect Tokens. Deal X damage to your opponent's Planeswalker and you gain X life. X is the number of cards Exiled this way.

    • Level 4: Exile all cards from all graveyards. Then: Create X Golgari Insect Tokens. Deal X damage to your opponent's Planeswalker and you gain X life. X is the number of cards Exiled this way.

Released at: 6.7.0

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