Lightning Axe

MTG Lightning Axe details and prices

Lightning Axe by Dan Scott #168
Lightning Axe - Time Spiral #168
TSP
Lightning Axe - The List #TSP-168
PLST
Lightning Axe - Double Masters #135
2XM
Lightning Axe - Shadows Over Innistrad Remastered #166
SIR
Lightning Axe - Shadows over Innistrad #170
SOI
Lightning Axe - Time Spiral Remastered #174
TSR
Lightning Axe - Jumpstart #341
JMP
Lightning Axe - The List #428
PLIST
Lightning Axe - Jump Start 2022 #569
J22
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Basic information

Mana Cost
Rarity
Common
Number
#168
Illustrator
Dan Scott
Edition
Time Spiral

Lightning Axe is legal in


Total decks
(Last 365 days)
6608
View recent decks
Archetypes using it
(Last 365 days)
21
View all archetypes
Versions
This card has 9 different prints

Rules & flavor text

As an additional cost to cast this spell, discard a card or pay {5}.
Lightning Axe deals 5 damage to target creature.
"A gargoyle's meat can be carved with an ordinary cleaver, but for its petrous hide . . ." —Asmoranomardicadaistinaculdacar, *The Underworld Cookbook*

Related Tags

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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

0.03 0.79

Latest decks playing Lightning Axe

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

Other
X
BO3
Izzet Phoenix
By Wang Pengfei 
MTG
single card Pioneer (Sendai, Japan)
23-Feb
SINGULARITY:
16%
$300
Other
X
BO3
Izzet Phoenix
By Honjou Yuuma 
MTG
TC Osaka Hareruya Pioneer Cup
23-Feb
SINGULARITY:
40%
$342
Other
X
BO3
deck
By Gres 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer League #7936
22-Feb
SINGULARITY:
16%
$315
Other
X
BO3
deck
By pg8 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer League #7936
22-Feb
SINGULARITY:
31%
$329
Other
X
BO3
deck
By Brunninho 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer League #7936
22-Feb
SINGULARITY:
15%
$292
Other
X
BO3
deck
By pg8 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer Preliminary #12613749
21-Feb
SINGULARITY:
25%
$332
Other
X
BO3
deck
By Capitano_CL 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer Preliminary #12615314
21-Feb
SINGULARITY:
20%
$303
Other
X
BO3
deck
By JuGene 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer League #7936
21-Feb
SINGULARITY:
13%
$327
Other
X
BO3
deck
By Brunninho 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer League #7936
21-Feb
SINGULARITY:
15%
$292
Other
X
BO3
deck
By Capitano_CL 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer Preliminary #12613749
21-Feb
SINGULARITY:
20%
$303
Other
X
BO3
deck
By MatiasDelaParra 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer League #7936
20-Feb
SINGULARITY:
16%
$339
Other
X
BO3
deck
By twister66 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer Preliminary #12613737
20-Feb
SINGULARITY:
16%
$309
Other
X
(B) Judith Carnage
By Garretteeny 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
20-Feb
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$473
Other
X
BO3
deck
By turtsforhire 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Modern Preliminary #12613734
20-Feb
SINGULARITY:
18%
$677
Other
X
BO3
deck
By SakeIzumo 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer Preliminary #12613733
20-Feb
SINGULARITY:
25%
$287
Other
X
BO3
e3 Felice la Fenice
By Delmo 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
20-Feb
SINGULARITY:
28%
$296
Other
X
BO3
deck
By Xwhale 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer Preliminary #12613733
20-Feb
SINGULARITY:
15%
$298
Other
X
BO3
deck
By hugofreitas1 
MTGO - Magic Online
MTGO Pioneer League #7936
19-Feb
SINGULARITY:
20%
$321
Other
X
BO3
イゼットフェニックス...
By Machida Ushio 
MTG
HARERUYA - Daily Tournaments
19-Feb
SINGULARITY:
20%
$315
Other
X
BO3
Izzet Phoenix
By Shiotani Keiich... 
MTG
HARERUYA - Daily Tournaments
19-Feb
SINGULARITY:
16%
$269

Recent archetypes playing Lightning Axe

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

Pioneer archetypes playing Lightning Axe

Name Decks Price
Pioneer
Izzet Phoenix
1052 $307
Pioneer
Temur Phoenix
29 $307
Pioneer
Izzet Spells
6 $333
Pioneer
Izzet Emerge
5 $296
Pioneer
Jeskai Phoenix
2 $248
Pioneer
Mardu Greasefang
2 $697
Pioneer
Red Deck Wins
2 $171

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Modern archetypes playing Lightning Axe

Name Decks Price
Modern
Dredge
74 $575
Modern
Izzet Phoenix
1 $734
Modern
Jund Creativity
1 $840
Modern
Rakdos Breach
1 $572
Modern
Hollowvine
1 $458
Modern
Lotus Breach Combo
1 $679

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Explorer archetypes playing Lightning Axe

Name Decks Price
Explorer
Izzet Phoenix
40 $294

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Legacy archetypes playing Lightning Axe

Name Decks Price
Legacy
Dredge
14 $2462

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Timeless archetypes playing Lightning Axe

Name Decks Price
Timeless
Izzet Phoenix
11 $393
Timeless
Rakdos Lurrus
1 $650

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Pauper archetypes playing Lightning Axe

Name Decks Price
Pauper
Rakdos Madness
2 $25
Pauper
Caw Gates
1 $83
Pauper
Threshold Gates
1 $48

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Historic archetypes playing Lightning Axe

Name Decks Price
Historic
Izzet Phoenix
1 $285

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

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Lightning Axe quick FAQ

How many decks 🔢 are playing Lightning Axe?

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

What is 📊 MTG Lightning Axe current price?

The current price is:
  • Cardhoarder: 📊 0.03 tixes
  • Tcgplayer: 📊 $0.39
  • Cardkingdom: 📊 $0.79
Get the decklists and historic pricing charts in our site ☝️

In which formats is Lightning Axe played?

It is currently being played in the last year in Pioneer, Modern, Explorer, Legacy, Timeless, Pauper, and Historic Get the decklists and prices our site ☝️

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

The top 3 archetypes using Lightning Axe are:
  • Pioneer Izzet Phoenix
  • Pioneer Temur Phoenix
  • Pioneer Izzet Spells
  • Modern Dredge
  • Modern Izzet Phoenix
  • Modern Jund Creativity
  • Explorer Izzet Phoenix
  • Legacy Dredge
  • Timeless Izzet Phoenix
  • Timeless Rakdos Lurrus
  • Pauper Rakdos Madness
  • Pauper Caw Gates
  • Pauper Threshold Gates
  • Historic Izzet Phoenix
Get all the archetypes and decklists in our site ☝️

Lightning Axe in the current metagame

Last update: 2024-02-22