Tymaret, the Murder King is one of the newest "Theros" spoilers revealed today Sept. 5, 2013 from Wizards of the Coast's upcoming expert "Magic: The Gathering" expansion set in an update to the card image gallery on DailyMTG.com. Tymaret, the Murder King is a powerful rare gold creature that can help you deal a large amount of damage to your opponent and fight decks laden with removal spells helping furiously fast decks "get there" without running out of ammunition.
Tymaret, the Murder King - BR
Legendary Creature - Zombie Warrior (Rare)
1R, Sacrifice another creature: Tymaret, the Murder King deals 2 damage to target player.
1B, Sacrifice a creature: Return Tymaret from your graveyard to your hand.
His memories remained in the Underworld, but his cruelty crossed the Rivers with him.
Tymaret, the Murder King allows aggressive Rakdos decks to deal an impressive amount of damage by sacrificing resources. Your opponent's at eight life? Sacrifice four other creatures and they're deck, no attacking needed. Tymaret, the Murder King's first ability is great when your adversary is casting a removal spell on your creature or if it's about to die in combat, giving you extra value. When your rival finally deals with Tymaret, the Murder King you're able to bring him back to your hand from your graveyard by sacrificing a creature that's already on its way to the graveyard. Over the course of a long game, the amount of damage and number of times you recur Tymaret, the Murder King could add up significantly, especially in a match against a control deck. Your opponent will need to exile Tymaret, the Murder King with Chained to the Rocks in order to keep it from staying undead.
One place Tymaret, the Murder King may shine alongside cards that create creature tokens, such as found on Akroan Crusader and Young Pyromancer. As a Zombie, Tymaret, the Murder King pairs well with Gravecrawler and Geralf's Messenger in modern. Don't forget that Tymaret, the Murder King is a Legendary Creature, giving Commander players a new option to build around.
Despite Tymaret, the Murder King's low power and toughness expect it to be an all-star in "Theros" limited.
How will you use Tymaret, the Murder King?
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