Hardened Scales MTG

Khans of Tarkir

Hardened Scales COMBOS

Necrotic Ooze + Hardened Scales + Cryptic Trilobite

Necrotic Ooze Hardened Scales Cryptic Trilobite
Combo result
Infinite damage. Infinite colorless mana for activated abilities.
Prerequisites

Necrotic Ooze on the battlefield without summoning sickness. Hardened Scales on the battlefield. All other cards in the graveyard.

Necrotic Ooze + Hardened Scales + Cryptic Trilobite

Necrotic Ooze Hardened Scales Cryptic Trilobite
Combo result
Infinite damage. Infinite colorless mana for activated abilities.
Prerequisites

Necrotic Ooze on the battlefield without summoning sickness. Hardened Scales on the battlefield. All other cards in the graveyard.

Sigil of the New Dawn + Crystalline Crawler + Hardened Scales

Sigil of the New Dawn Crystalline Crawler Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite colored mana. Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite sacrifice triggers. Infinite death triggers. Infinite storm count. Infinite mill.
Prerequisites

Have Sigil, Altar and Doubling Season on the battlefield. Have :mana4: available in at least 3 different colors. crystalline crawler in hand.

Sigil of the New Dawn + Crystalline Crawler + Hardened Scales

Sigil of the New Dawn Crystalline Crawler Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite colored mana. Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite sacrifice triggers. Infinite death triggers. Infinite storm count.
Prerequisites

Have Sigil, Ashnod's Altar, Pir, Imaginative Rascal and hardened scales on the battlefield. Have :mana4: available in at least 3 different colors. crystalline crawler in hand.

Sigil of the New Dawn + Crystalline Crawler + Hardened Scales

Sigil of the New Dawn Crystalline Crawler Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite colored mana. Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite sacrifice triggers. Infinite death triggers. Infinite storm count. Infinite damage.
Prerequisites

Have Sigil, Blasting Station and Doubling Season on the battlefield. Have :mana4: available in at least 3 different colors. crystalline crawler in hand.

Sigil of the New Dawn + Crystalline Crawler + Hardened Scales

Sigil of the New Dawn Crystalline Crawler Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite colored mana. Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite sacrifice triggers. Infinite death triggers. Infinite storm count.
Prerequisites

Have Sigil, Phyrexian Altar and Doubling Season on the battlefield. Have :mana4: available in at least 3 different colors. crystalline crawler in hand.

Mephidross Vampire + Triskelion + Hardened Scales

Mephidross Vampire Triskelion Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite damage. Infinite +1/+1 counters on Triskelion.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Triskelion has at least 1 +1/+1 counter on it.

Mephidross Vampire + Walking Ballista + Hardened Scales

Mephidross Vampire Walking Ballista Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite damage. Infinite +1/+1 counters on Walking Ballista.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Walking Ballista has at least 2 +1/+1 counters on it.

Heliod, Sun-Crowned + Triskelion + Hardened Scales

Heliod, Sun-Crowned Triskelion Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite damage. Infinite lifegain. Infinite +1/+1 counters on Triskelion.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Triskelion has at least 1 +1/+1 counter on it.

Heliod, Sun-Crowned + Walking Ballista + Hardened Scales

Heliod, Sun-Crowned Walking Ballista Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite damage. Infinite lifegain. Infinite +1/+1 counters on Walking Ballista.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Walking Ballista has at least 2 +1/+1 counters on it.

Ghave, Guru of Spores + Cryptic Trilobite + Hardened Scales

Ghave, Guru of Spores Cryptic Trilobite Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite death triggers. Infinite sacrifice triggers.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Cryptic Trilobite with at least 3 +1/+1 counters on it.

Ghave, Guru of Spores + Cryptic Trilobite + Hardened Scales

Ghave, Guru of Spores Cryptic Trilobite Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite death triggers. Infinite sacrifice triggers. Infinite +1/+1 counters on Cryptic Trilobite. Infinite saproling tokens. Infinite colorless mana that can only be spent on activated abilities.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Cryptic Trilobite with at least 3 +1/+1 counters on it.

Ghave, Guru of Spores + Cryptic Trilobite + Hardened Scales

Ghave, Guru of Spores Cryptic Trilobite Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite death triggers. Infinite sacrifice triggers. Infinite +1/+1 counters on Cryptic Trilobite. Infinite saproling tokens. Infinite colorless mana that can only be spent on activated abilities.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Cryptic Trilobite with at least 3 +1/+1 counters on it.

Hardened Scales + Branching Evolution + Master Biomancer

Hardened Scales Branching Evolution Master Biomancer
Combo result
Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite colored mana.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield except for Ramos and Deadeye in hand. with mana to cast Ramos. :manau: available.

Hardened Scales + Corpsejack Menace + Master Biomancer

Hardened Scales Corpsejack Menace Master Biomancer
Combo result
Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite colored mana.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield except for Ramos and Deadeye in hand. with mana to cast Ramos. :manau: available.

Hardened Scales + Doubling Season + Master Biomancer

Hardened Scales Doubling Season Master Biomancer
Combo result
Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite colored mana.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield except for Ramos and Deadeye in hand. with mana to cast Ramos. :manau: available.

Hardened Scales + Primal Vigor + Master Biomancer

Hardened Scales Primal Vigor Master Biomancer
Combo result
Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite colored mana.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield except for Ramos and Deadeye in hand. with mana to cast Ramos. :manau: available.

Emiel the Blessed + Workhorse + Hardened Scales

Emiel the Blessed Workhorse Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB. Infinite colorless mana.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Workhorse has at least 4 counters.

Experiment Kraj + Devoted Druid + Hardened Scales

Experiment Kraj Devoted Druid Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite green mana. Infinite +1/+1 counters.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Experiment Kraj is not summoning sick.

Rite of Passage + Walking Ballista + Hardened Scales

Rite of Passage Walking Ballista Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite +1/+1 counters on Walking Ballista. Infinite damage.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Walking Ballista has at least 3 +1/+1 counters on it

Rite of Passage + Triskelion + Hardened Scales

Rite of Passage Triskelion Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite +1/+1 counters on Triskelion. Infinite damage.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Triskelion has at least 2 +1/+1 counters on it

Triskelion + Scythe of the Wretched + Hardened Scales

Triskelion Scythe of the Wretched Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite ETB. Infinite death triggers. Infinite LTB. Infinite damage.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Scythe of the Wretched attached to Triskelion. Triskelion has at least three +1/+1 counters on it.

Bellowing Aegisaur + Walking Ballista + Hardened Scales

Bellowing Aegisaur Walking Ballista Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinitely large creatures. Infinite damage
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefied. Walking Ballista has at least two +1/+1 counters. Bellowing Aegisaur equipped with Darksteel Plate.

Bellowing Aegisaur + Triskelion + Hardened Scales

Bellowing Aegisaur Triskelion Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinitely large creatures. Infinite damage
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefied. Triskelion has at least one +1/+1 counter. Bellowing Aegisaur equipped with Darksteel Plate.

Dualcaster Mage + Crystalline Crawler + Hardened Scales

Dualcaster Mage Crystalline Crawler Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite storm count. Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield except for Dualcaster Mage in hand. Quandrix Command in hand. :mana2::manau::manar::manar::manag: available.

Quandrix Command + Crystalline Crawler + Hardened Scales

Quandrix Command Crystalline Crawler Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite storm count. Infinite ETB. Infinite LTB.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield except for Dualcaster Mage in hand. Quandrix Command in hand. :mana2::manau::manar::manar::manag: available.

Vigor + Walking Ballista + Hardened Scales

Vigor Walking Ballista Hardened Scales
Combo result
Infinite +1/+1 counters on creatures you control. Infinite damage.
Prerequisites

All permanents on the battlefield. Walking Ballista has at least 2 +1/+1 counters on it

Hardened Scales MTG Prices
[KTK]
Khans of Tarkir

0.76 Tixes
@CardHoarder
10.99
@CardKingdom
8.09
@TCGplayer
Hardened Scales
 If one or more +1/+1 counters would be put on a creature you control, that many plus one +1/+1 counters are put on it instead.
Other Versions
C16 CM2

Hardened Scales price trend
[KTK]
Khans of Tarkir

First Seen: 2014-Sep-30 Weekly Chng: 4.4% Daily Chng: 0%
52 Weeks Max: 9.22$ 52 Weeks Min: 1.88$ 52 Weeks Avg: 4.75$
First Seen: 2014-Sep-30 Weekly Chng: 4.12% Daily Chng: 5.68%
52 Weeks Max: 4.11$ 52 Weeks Min: 0.09$ 52 Weeks Avg: 0.87$

Hardened Scales Decks

A list of the most recent MTG decks using Hardened Scales available on MTG decks website.

Rank Name
Top8  
13 Players

$719
Hardened Scales
By BTrain4 
MTG Magic Online Society - Community Modern League @The Magic On.... 26-Jul
Top4  
19 Players

$822
Hardened Scales
By Matteo Gulmini 
MTG Eroi di Arcadia - 07/26/2021 Modern @Eroi di Arcadia. 26-Jul
Other  
Players

$472
Aeve, Progenitor Ooz...
By RaolDuke91 
MTGA - Magic Arena . 24-Jul
Other  
Players

$795
Atraxa +1/+1
By Nexurion 
MTGA - Magic Arena . 23-Jul
1st  
35 Players

$803
Scale Affinity
By Ikeda Takeshi 
MTG Maximum the Modern. 22-Jul
Top8  
34 Players

$956
Scale Affinity
By イトウ イサム 
MTG Hareruya Modern Cup Deluxe. 22-Jul
1st (5-0)  
Players

$871
Hardened Scales
By maxxattack 
MTGO - Magic Online MTGO Modern League. 20-Jul
1st (5-0)  
Players

$960
Hardened Scales
By MrSeri 
MTGO - Magic Online MTGO Modern League. 20-Jul
1st  
10 Players

$715
Hardened Scales
By Nico Boschetti 
MTG Martedì Modern @ FreeSoul #6 @FerraraMagic. 20-Jul
Other  
Players

$367
Bear Tribal (Not 2 C...
By JeffBastian 
MTGA - Magic Arena . 20-Jul
Top8  
16 Players

$733
Hardened Scales
By BTrain4 
MTG Magic Online Society - Community Modern League @The Magic On.... 19-Jul
1st  
Players

$796
Scale Affinity
By Sakaemura Itsuki 
MTG HARERUYA - Daily Tournaments. 19-Jul
Other  
Players

$785
Trelasarra Angels
By ReadingtheCardExplainstheCard 
MTGA - Magic Arena . 19-Jul
Other  
Players

$638
Counter-Attack
By Echota 
MTGA - Magic Arena . 18-Jul
Other  
Players

$528
Vorel Counters
By Jdeguia87 
MTGA - Magic Arena . 17-Jul
1st (5-0)  
Players

$871
Hardened Scales
By maxxattack 
MTGO - Magic Online MTGO Modern League. 16-Jul
Other  
Players

$599
For Johm
By Kyuubi 
MTGA - Magic Arena . 16-Jul
1st (5-0)  
Players

$705
Hardened Scales
By LordEgg 
MTGO - Magic Online MTGO Modern League. 13-Jul
1st  
Players

$798
Scale Affinity
By Sakaemura Itsuki 
MTG HARERUYA - Daily Tournaments. 12-Jul
Other  
Players

$131
Token/Counters
By ToonAnthony 
MTGA - Magic Arena . 11-Jul

Hardened Scales MTG Archetypes and average price

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

Modern archetypes playing Hardened Scales

Name Decks Price
Modern
Hardened Scales
155 $726
Modern
GW Company
43 $980
Modern
GW Aggro
1 $1017

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Pioneer archetypes playing Hardened Scales

Name Decks Price
Pioneer
Golgari Constrictor
6 $443
Pioneer
Hardened Scales
6 $323
Pioneer
Selesnya Counters
4 $337

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Legacy archetypes playing Hardened Scales

Name Decks Price
Legacy
Hardened Scales
1 $2278

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Hardened Scales quick FAQ

How many decks 🔢 are playing Hardened Scales?

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

What is 📊 MTG Hardened Scales current price?

The current price is:
  • Cardhoarder: 📊 0.76 tixes
  • Tcgplayer: 📊 $8.09
  • Cardkingdom: 📊 $10.99
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In which formats is Hardened Scales played?

It is currently being played in Modern Get the decklists and prices our site ☝️

Which decks in the current MTG metagame are playing Hardened Scales?

The top 3 archetypes using Hardened Scales are:
  • Modern Hardened Scales
  • Modern GW Company
  • Modern GW Aggro
  • Pioneer Golgari Constrictor
  • Pioneer Hardened Scales
  • Pioneer Selesnya Counters
  • Legacy Hardened Scales
Get all the archetypes and decklists in our site ☝️
Last update: 2021-07-26