Last Used: Evergreen
Type: Evasion
Introduced: Magic Origins
Category for Menace

Menace is an evergreen keyword ability which was introduced in Magic Origins.


It was introduced to replace Intimidate.

The effect had previously been seen on older cards such as Goblin War Drums from the Fallen Empires set.

Comprehensive Rules

702.110. Menace

  • 702.110a Menace is an evasion ability.
  • 702.110b A creature with menace can’t be blocked except by two or more creatures. (See rule 509, “Declare Blockers Step.”)
  • 702.110c Multiple instances of menace on the same creature are redundant.
Evergreen Keywords
DeathtouchDefenderDouble StrikeEnchantEquip
First StrikeFlashFlyingHasteHexproofIndestructible
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