Lightning Bolt

MTG Lightning Bolt details and prices

Lightning Bolt by Christopher Rush #161
Lightning Bolt - Limited Edition Alpha #161
LEA
Lightning Bolt - Magic Online Theme Decks #A60
TD0
Lightning Bolt - Magic Online Theme Decks #B21
TD0
Lightning Bolt - The List #A25-141
PLST
Lightning Bolt - The List #E01-54
PLST
Lightning Bolt - Pro Tour Collector Set #mj208
PTC
Lightning Bolt - Pro Tour Collector Set #gb208
PTC
Lightning Bolt - Pro Tour Collector Set #et208
PTC
Lightning Bolt - Beatdown Box Set #41
BTD
Lightning Bolt - Strixhaven Mystical Archive #42
STA +
Lightning Bolt - Anthologies #43
ATH
Lightning Bolt - Archenemy: Nicol Bolas #54
E01
Lightning Bolt - Game Night 2022 #83
GN3
Lightning Bolt - Masters Edition #102
ME1
Lightning Bolt - Strixhaven Mystical Archive #105
STA +
Lightning Bolt - Double Masters 2022 #117
2X2
Lightning Bolt - Modern Masters 2015 Edition #122
MM2
Lightning Bolt - Masters 25 #141
A25
Lightning Bolt - Ravnica: Clue Edition #141
CLU
Lightning Bolt - Magic Player Rewards 2009 #146
P09
Lightning Bolt - Magic 2010 #146
M10
Lightning Bolt - Magic 2011 #149
M11
Lightning Bolt - 30th Anniversary Edition #157
30A
Lightning Bolt - Foreign Black Border #162
FBB
Lightning Bolt - Summer Magic / Edgar #162
SUM
Lightning Bolt - Revised Edition #162
3ED
Lightning Bolt - Unlimited Edition #162
2ED
Lightning Bolt - Limited Edition Beta #162
LEB
Lightning Bolt - Intl. Collectors’ Edition #162
CEI
Lightning Bolt - Collectors’ Edition #162
CED
Lightning Bolt - Commander Legends: Battle for Baldur's Gate #187
CLB
Lightning Bolt - Fourth Edition Foreign Black Border #208
4BB
Lightning Bolt - Fourth Edition #208
4ED
Lightning Bolt - Jumpstart #342
JMP
Lightning Bolt - Double Masters 2022 #361
2X2 +
Lightning Bolt - Commander Legends: Battle for Baldur's Gate #401
CLB
Lightning Bolt - The List #429
PLIST
Lightning Bolt - 30th Anniversary Edition #454
30A
Lightning Bolt - Jumpstart: Historic Horizons #787
J21
Lightning Bolt - Alchemy Horizons: Baldur's Gate #926
HBG
Lightning Bolt - Mystery Booster #1001
MB1
Lightning Bolt - Secret Lair Drop #1638
SLD +
Lightning Bolt - Magic Online Promos #72886
PRM
Lightning Bolt - Magic Online Promos #102261
PRM
Lightning Bolt - Judge Gift Cards 1998 #1
JGP
Lightning Bolt - Premium Deck Series: Fire and Lightning #17
PD2
Lightning Bolt - Magic Online Promos #35932
PRM
Lightning Bolt - The List #PF19-1
PLST
Lightning Bolt - MagicFest 2019 #1
PF19
Lightning Bolt - The List #142
PLIST
Lightning Bolt - Secret Lair Drop #675
SLD +
Lightning Bolt - Magic Player Rewards 2010 #1
P10
Lightning Bolt - Secret Lair Drop #83
SLD
Lightning Bolt - Secret Lair Drop #84
SLD
Lightning Bolt - Secret Lair Drop #85
SLD
Lightning Bolt - Secret Lair Drop #86
SLD
Lightning Bolt - Secret Lair Drop #901
SLD
Lightning Bolt - Magic Online Promos #36224
PRM
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Basic information

Mana Cost
Rarity
Common
Number
#161
Illustrator
Christopher Rush
Edition
Limited Edition Alpha

Lightning Bolt is legal in


Total decks
(Last 365 days)
101554
View recent decks
Combos
3 combos
Lightning Bolt combos
Archetypes using it
(Last 365 days)
350
View all archetypes
Versions
This card has 58 different prints

Rules & flavor text

Lightning Bolt deals 3 damage to any target.

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


Latest decks playing Lightning Bolt

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

Other
X
BO3
Jund Madness
By Hugo Oliveira 
MTG
Circuito Legacy RS 2024 - Etapa 4 @PharaohTorneios
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$1453
Other
X
BO3
Mawloc Fury Forth Pu...
By strassdaddy 
Streamed Deck
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
51%
$1199
Other
X
Niv
By alexios13 
Social media
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$3217
Other
X
BO3
Izzet Delver
By EricksonFreitas 
MTG
Circuito Legacy RS 2024 - Etapa 4 @PharaohTorneios
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
19%
$2273
Other
X
Rakdos Lurrus
By MTGA-Assistant-... 
Social media
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
2%
$506
Other
X
BO3
Jund Asmo
By calebdmtg 
Streamed Deck
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
36%
$898
Other
X
Grenzo Goblins for D...
By allanrichardo 
Social media
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$436
Other
X
BO3
Mono-Red Burn
By Bruno Henrique ... 
MTG
Circuito Legacy Catarinense | Temporada 2024 | Etapa 4 @Cir...
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
3%
$89
Other
X
ERIS CONTROL
By RomTheFrenchy 
Social media
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$954
Other
X
HB Voja
By cjeffcoatjr 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$532
Other
X
BO3
Mono-Red Burn
By Juliano Tonnera 
MTG
Circuito Legacy Catarinense | Temporada 2024 | Etapa 4 @Cir...
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
21%
$309
Other
X
BO3
Temur Aggro
By Daniel Garcia A... 
MTG
Circuito Legacy RS 2024 - Etapa 4 @PharaohTorneios
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
48%
$1908
Other
X
BO3
Temur Delver
By Mateus Alves 
MTG
Circuito Legacy Catarinense | Temporada 2024 | Etapa 4 @Cir...
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
10%
$2570
Other
X
BO3
Imported Deck (2)
By guoguo 
MTG
Timeless Challenge
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
62%
$864
Other
X
BO3
Temur Delver
By Carlos Eduardo ... 
MTG
Circuito Legacy Catarinense | Temporada 2024 | Etapa 4 @Cir...
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
6%
$2356
Other
X
BO3
新しいデッキ (10...
By あかにい... 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
46%
$725
Other
X
BO3
Got a knee
By あかにい... 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
28%
$1122
Other
X
BO3
Grixis Delver
By DiegoB1 
MTG
Circuito Legacy RS 2024 - Etapa 4 @PharaohTorneios
15-Apr
SINGULARITY:
3%
$3196
Other
X
[B] Ragavan
By aeonstasis 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
14-Apr
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$332
Other
X
Brawl
By YeggyBombs 
MTGA - Magic Arena Arena Ladder
14-Apr
SINGULARITY:
Not available
$103

Recent archetypes playing Lightning Bolt

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

Modern archetypes playing Lightning Bolt

Name Decks Price
Modern
Domain Aggro
1731 $848
Modern
Rakdos Evoke
1218 $1193
Modern
Izzet Murktide
1211 $753
Modern
5 Color Creativity
736 $796
Modern
Burn
516 $344
Modern
4 Color Omnath
316 $1429
Modern
Jund Creativity
169 $741
Modern
Inti's Cookbook
130 $738
Modern
Jund Saga
102 $1233
Modern
Izzet Breach
92 $660

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Pauper archetypes playing Lightning Bolt

Name Decks Price
Pauper
Mono Red Kuldotha
814 $76
Pauper
Boros Synthesizer
474 $92
Pauper
Izzet Terror
317 $86
Pauper
Jeskai Ephemerate
196 $76
Pauper
Rakdos Madness
195 $46
Pauper
Boros Kuldotha
73 $87
Pauper
Izzet Faeries
42 $103
Pauper
Mardu Metalcraft
40 $78
Pauper
Mono Red Burn
38 $60
Pauper
Boros Synth Gates
30 $81

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Legacy archetypes playing Lightning Bolt

Name Decks Price
Legacy
Grixis Tempo
629 $3072
Legacy
Temur Tempo
453 $2387
Legacy
Painter Grindstone
152 $1211
Legacy
UR Tempo
77 $2329
Legacy
Burn
76 $214
Legacy
Rakdos Scam
23 $1664
Legacy
Goblin Welder
22 $1604
Legacy
Jund
17 $2645
Legacy
Maverick
13 $1520
Legacy
Abzan Stoneblade
10 $1373

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Premodern archetypes playing Lightning Bolt

Name Decks Price
Premodern
Burn
104 $239
Premodern
Red Ponza
22 $287
Premodern
Stiflenought
12 $726
Premodern
Pyrostatic Oath
12 $242
Premodern
Oath
8 $2668
Premodern
Machine Head
8 $138
Premodern
Fires
7 $199
Premodern
UR Control
7 $74
Premodern
Madness
5 $546
Premodern
Three Deuce
5 $365

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Timeless archetypes playing Lightning Bolt

Name Decks Price
Timeless
Zoo
67 $768
Timeless
Rakdos Burn
50 $493
Timeless
Jund Midrange
36 $847
Timeless
UBx Death's Shadow
28 $729
Timeless
4 Color Uro
28 $1042
Timeless
Izzet Phoenix
27 $418
Timeless
Gruul Aggro
27 $562
Timeless
Red Deck Wins
20 $191
Timeless
Rakdos Lurrus
17 $635
Timeless
Rakdos Breach Storm
14 $799

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Vintage archetypes playing Lightning Bolt

Name Decks Price
Vintage
Paradoxical Outcome
46 $11943
Vintage
Grixis Breach
26 $10698
Vintage
Dimir Bowmasters
15 $14186
Vintage
Tinker
14 $15594
Vintage
Jeskai Arcanist
8 $13097
Vintage
Oath
5 $13394
Vintage
Grixis Bowmasters
3 $17850
Vintage
Temur Superfriends
2 $9425
Vintage
4 Color Midrange
2 $12012
Vintage
Draco Leyline
1 $9533

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Old-school archetypes playing Lightning Bolt

Name Decks Price
Old-school
BWR Aggro
3 $11248
Old-school
RW Aggro
3 $4940
Old-school
Jeskai Aggro
2 $10104
Old-school
Reanimator
2 $22465
Old-school
GR Aggro
2 $1593
Old-school
Artifacts Aggro
1 $18610
Old-school
Troll Disk
1 $6497
Old-school
Jund Aggro
1 $9825
Old-school
Atog
1 $11905
Old-school
BR Troll
1 $7388

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

Classic-Legacy archetypes playing Lightning Bolt

Name Decks Price
Classic-Legacy
Canadian Threshold
2 $2596
Classic-Legacy
Countertop
1 $2692
Classic-Legacy
Zoo
1 $1396
Classic-Legacy
Burn
1 $303
Classic-Legacy
Faestalker
1 $1968

(Max. 10 archetypes shown)

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Lightning Bolt quick FAQ

How many decks 🔢 are playing Lightning Bolt?

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

What is 📊 MTG Lightning Bolt current price?

The current price is:
  • Tcgplayer: 📊 $835.7
  • Cardkingdom: 📊 $799.99
Get the decklists and historic pricing charts in our site ☝️

In which formats is Lightning Bolt played?

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

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

The top 3 archetypes using Lightning Bolt are:
  • Modern Domain Aggro
  • Modern Rakdos Evoke
  • Modern Izzet Murktide
  • Pauper Mono Red Kuldotha
  • Pauper Boros Synthesizer
  • Pauper Izzet Terror
  • Legacy Grixis Tempo
  • Legacy Temur Tempo
  • Legacy Painter Grindstone
  • Premodern Burn
  • Premodern Red Ponza
  • Premodern Stiflenought
  • Timeless Zoo
  • Timeless Rakdos Burn
  • Timeless Jund Midrange
  • Vintage Paradoxical Outcome
  • Vintage Grixis Breach
  • Vintage Dimir Bowmasters
  • Old-school BWR Aggro
  • Old-school RW Aggro
  • Old-school Jeskai Aggro
  • Classic-Legacy Canadian Threshold
  • Classic-Legacy Countertop
  • Classic-Legacy Zoo
Get all the archetypes and decklists in our site ☝️

Lightning Bolt in the current metagame

Last update: 2024-04-15