Chain Lightning

MTG Chain Lightning details and prices

Chain Lightning by Sandra Everingham #137
Chain Lightning - Legends #137
LEG
Chain Lightning - Magic Online Theme Decks #B14
TD0
Chain Lightning - Magic Online Theme Decks #A55
TD0
Chain Lightning - Masters Edition III #90
ME3
Chain Lightning - Dominaria Remastered #113
DMR
Chain Lightning - Eternal Masters #123
EMA
Chain Lightning - Vintage Masters #153
VMA
Chain Lightning - Battlebond #171
BBD
Chain Lightning - Jumpstart #302
JMP
Chain Lightning - Dominaria Remastered #316
DMR
Chain Lightning - Premium Deck Series: Fire and Lightning #16
PD2
Chain Lightning - Masterpiece Series: Amonkhet Invocations #26
MP2 +
Chain Lightning - Secret Lair Drop #370
SLD +
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Basic information

Mana Cost
Rarity
Common
Number
#137
Illustrator
Sandra Everingham
Edition
Legends

Chain Lightning is legal in


Total decks
(Last 365 days)
18193
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Combos
2 combos
Chain Lightning combos
Archetypes using it
(Last 365 days)
26
View all archetypes
Versions
This card has 13 different prints

Rules & flavor text

Chain Lightning deals 3 damage to any target. Then that player or that permanent's controller may pay {R}{R}. If the player does, they may copy this spell and may choose a new target for that copy.

Related Tags

Red Sorcery Spellslinger Spell Copy Burn

Weekly Play volume (Last 52 weeks)

A value of 100 represents the peak popularity of the card, while a value of 50 means that the card is half as popular during that week.

Price trend


Latest decks playing Chain Lightning

A list of the most recent MTG decks using Chain Lightning available on MTG decks website.

Other
X
BO3
Fair Orc Grull Beats
By danzman9 
Streamed Deck
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$794
Other
X
Eris 2
By Aghi16 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$1049
Other
X
Aragorn midrange
By Emmox 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$1634
Other
X
Feldon, Ronom Excava...
By lanffff 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$118
Other
X
法禁 费顿...
By tueeeeee 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$268
Other
X
Eris
By Doji 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$1053
Other
X
Eris Control
By MrRogers84 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$882
Other
X
Eris
By Dimdy 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$680
Other
X
eris cr ra
By SgtSoulgrav 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$1053
Other
X
Aragorn 1v1
By KotanSaiMTG 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$726
Other
X
Caesar DC
By leonardooo 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$1464
Other
X
SacriFiste
By supermite 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$840
Other
X
burn in face
By drazik74 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$278
Other
X
SS Tainted Pact
By Vietzche 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$1682
Other
X
Juri sucks
By REDMAGENTA 
Social media
20-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$990
Other
X
duel
By Connor1996 
Social media
19-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$687
Other
X
Yoshi/Tana
By DavidLByer 
Social media
19-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$1333
Other
X
Adeliz, the Cinder W...
By Rinndal 
Social media
19-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$697
Other
X
Eris, Roar Of The St...
By Gats 
Social media
19-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$891
Top4
X
Ghyrson Starn, Keler...
By Jinlin Yang 
MTG
Watermelon Champion Cup 31 @ Slow Drake (Beijing, China)
19-May
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$904

Recent archetypes playing Chain Lightning

A list of archetypes playing Chain Lightning by format in the last 90 days according to our MTG decks database.

Pauper archetypes playing Chain Lightning

Name Decks Price
Pauper
Mono Red Kuldotha
836 $77
Pauper
Rakdos Madness
50 $32
Pauper
Mono Red Burn
41 $60
Pauper
Boros Land Destruction
3 $32
Pauper
Rakdos Ping Burn
2 $32
Pauper
Boros Synth Gates
1 $84
Pauper
Boros Synthesizer
1 $72

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Legacy archetypes playing Chain Lightning

Name Decks Price
Legacy
Temur Tempo
81 $2411
Legacy
Burn
81 $208
Legacy
UR Tempo
30 $2524
Legacy
Buried Phoenix
14 $3119
Legacy
Grixis Tempo
13 $2998
Legacy
Mono Red Midrange
5 $510
Legacy
Ruby Storm
4 $961
Legacy
Counter Burn
1 $1140
Legacy
Rakdos Death's Shadow
1 $1072
Legacy
Gruul Prowess
1 $1316

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Old-school archetypes playing Chain Lightning

Name Decks Price
Old-school
GR Aggro
5 $3265
Old-school
Atog
2 $11188
Old-school
Counter Burn
2 $7386
Old-school
UWR Midrange
1 $10948
Old-school
RUG Aggro
1 $14440
Old-school
Quicksilver
1 $4153

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Classic-Legacy archetypes playing Chain Lightning

Name Decks Price
Classic-Legacy
Burn
2 $309
Classic-Legacy
Zoo
1 $1564

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

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Chain Lightning quick FAQ

How many decks 🔢 are playing Chain Lightning?

Chain Lightning has been played in more than 20 decks in the last year. Get the decklists and prices in our site ☝️

What is 📊 MTG Chain Lightning current price?

The current price is:
  • Tcgplayer: 📊 $10.09
  • Cardkingdom: 📊 $7.99
Get the decklists and historic pricing charts in our site ☝️

In which formats is Chain Lightning played?

It is currently being played in the last year in Pauper, Legacy, Old-school, and Classic-Legacy Get the decklists and prices our site ☝️

Which decks in the current MTG metagame are playing Chain Lightning?

The top 3 archetypes using Chain Lightning are:
  • Pauper Mono Red Kuldotha
  • Pauper Rakdos Madness
  • Pauper Mono Red Burn
  • Legacy Temur Tempo
  • Legacy Burn
  • Legacy UR Tempo
  • Old-school GR Aggro
  • Old-school Atog
  • Old-school Counter Burn
  • Classic-Legacy Burn
  • Classic-Legacy Zoo
Get all the archetypes and decklists in our site ☝️

Chain Lightning in the current metagame

Last update: 2024-05-20