• Magic: The Gathering
  • Magic: The Gathering Online

Which game do you want to buy from?

How to Buy at a Glance

  • 1. Search for items
  • 2. Purchase via PayPal or CC
  • 3. Receive items in the mail
    (usually in less than a week!)
Want Magic prices from CardShark.com on your Mobile device? - Try the Decked Builder app

CardShark Content - Sharkobaby (12/28/2003)

Card Name: Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)

Casting Cost: BUGRW
Card Type: Creature-Sliver Mutant Legend
Card Text: 3: Search your library for a Sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library. 3: Gain control of target Sliver. (This effect doesn't end at end of turn.)
Artist: Tony Szczudlo
Power/Tough: 7/7
Rarity: Rare

Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
is a very powerful card, however being multicolored it is not likely to be seen in many decks, that and the fact that it is a rare. Nevertheless, it is a powerful card and when properly it could be devastating.

Let’s start with getting Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
out into play. There is always the Entomb
Entomb
EntombSet: Odyssey
Cost:
1
Color:
Black
Type:
Instant
Rarity:
R
Number:
132
Artist:
Ron Spears
Text:
Search your library for a card and put that card into your graveyard. Then shuffle your library.
and Exhume
Exhume
ExhumeSet: Urza's Saga
Cost:
2
Color:
Black
Type:
Sorcery
Rarity:
C
Number:
134
Artist:
Carl Critchlow
Text:
Each player chooses a creature card in his or her graveyard and puts that creature into play.
combo. Just play Entomb
Entomb
EntombSet: Odyssey
Cost:
1
Color:
Black
Type:
Instant
Rarity:
R
Number:
132
Artist:
Ron Spears
Text:
Search your library for a card and put that card into your graveyard. Then shuffle your library.
and put Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
into the graveyard, then play Exhume
Exhume
ExhumeSet: Urza's Saga
Cost:
2
Color:
Black
Type:
Sorcery
Rarity:
C
Number:
134
Artist:
Carl Critchlow
Text:
Each player chooses a creature card in his or her graveyard and puts that creature into play.
and get Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
into play. It’s as easy as that.

The next combo deals with Dragon Arch
Dragon Arch
Dragon ArchSet: Apocalypse
Cost:
5
Color:
Colorless
Type:
Artifact
Rarity:
U
Number:
135
Artist:
Dana Knutson
Text:
2, TAP: Put a multicolored creature card from your hand into play.
. As long as you have Dragon Arch
Dragon Arch
Dragon ArchSet: Apocalypse
Cost:
5
Color:
Colorless
Type:
Artifact
Rarity:
U
Number:
135
Artist:
Dana Knutson
Text:
2, TAP: Put a multicolored creature card from your hand into play.
in play, Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
in your hand and two mana of any color in play, you can pay two mana and tap Dragon Arch
Dragon Arch
Dragon ArchSet: Apocalypse
Cost:
5
Color:
Colorless
Type:
Artifact
Rarity:
U
Number:
135
Artist:
Dana Knutson
Text:
2, TAP: Put a multicolored creature card from your hand into play.
to summon Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
. Hey, it sure beats paying one mana of each color.

The next combos are basically the same except I have found many different ways of doing it. Therefore, rather then writing a whole paragraph for each I am going to list each one and explain all together at the end.
1. Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
and Unnatural Selection
Unnatural Selection
Unnatural SelectionSet: Apocalypse
Cost:
2
Color:
Blue
Type:
Enchantment
Rarity:
R
Number:
32
Artist:
Kev Walker
Text:
1: Choose a creature type other than Wall. Target creature's type becomes that type until end of turn.
(one at a time for U mana)
2. Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
and Artificial Evolution
Artificial Evolution
Artificial EvolutionSet: Onslaught
Cost:
1
Color:
Blue
Type:
Instant
Rarity:
R
Number:
67
Artist:
Greg Staples
Text:
Change the text of target spell or permanent by replacing all instances of one creature type with another. The new creature type can't be Legend or Wall. (This effect doesn't end at end of turn.)
(once by paying U mana)
3. Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
and Image Crafter (one at a time by tapping Image Crafter)
4. Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
and Mistform Mutant
Mistform Mutant
Mistform MutantSet: Onslaught
Cost:
6
Color:
Blue
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Illusion Mutant
Rarity:
U
Number:
95
Artist:
John Avon
Power:
3
Toughness:
4
Text:
1U: Choose a creature type other than Legend or Wall. Target creature's type becomes that type until end of turn.
(one at a time for 1U mana)
5. Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
and Standardize
Standardize
StandardizeSet: Onslaught
Cost:
2
Color:
Blue
Type:
Instant
Rarity:
R
Number:
116
Artist:
Justin Sweet
Text:
Choose a creature type other than Legend or Wall. Each creature's type becomes that type until end of turn.
(all creatures in play for UU mana but can only be used once)
Above I have listed the combos, the cost for playing it and how often you can use it. Please look up the cards for a better understanding.

The next combo allows you to get any creature card from your library to your hand. All you need to do is play Conspiracy
Conspiracy
ConspiracySet: Mercadian Masques
Cost:
5
Color:
Black
Type:
Enchantment
Rarity:
R
Number:
127
Artist:
Jeff Easley
Text:
As Conspiracy comes into play, choose a creature type.Creatures you control and creature cards in your graveyard, hand, and library are of the chosen type.
and choose slivers as the creature type. Then, once you have Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
in play, just pay three colorless mana and get any creature card from your library into your hand.

Chrome Mox
Chrome Mox
Chrome MoxSet: Mirrodin
Color:
Colorless
Type:
Artifact
Rarity:
R
Number:
152
Artist:
Donato Giancola
Text:
Imprint - When Chrome Mox comes into play, you may remove a nonartifact, nonland card in your hand from the game. (The removed card is imprinted on this artifact.) T: Add one mana of any of the imprinted card's colors to your mana pool.
and Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
also make a great combo. Simply play Chrome Mox
Chrome Mox
Chrome MoxSet: Mirrodin
Color:
Colorless
Type:
Artifact
Rarity:
R
Number:
152
Artist:
Donato Giancola
Text:
Imprint - When Chrome Mox comes into play, you may remove a nonartifact, nonland card in your hand from the game. (The removed card is imprinted on this artifact.) T: Add one mana of any of the imprinted card's colors to your mana pool.
and discard Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
from your hand. Now you can tap Chrome Mox
Chrome Mox
Chrome MoxSet: Mirrodin
Color:
Colorless
Type:
Artifact
Rarity:
R
Number:
152
Artist:
Donato Giancola
Text:
Imprint - When Chrome Mox comes into play, you may remove a nonartifact, nonland card in your hand from the game. (The removed card is imprinted on this artifact.) T: Add one mana of any of the imprinted card's colors to your mana pool.
for any color you like. Works even better if you play Exhume
Exhume
ExhumeSet: Urza's Saga
Cost:
2
Color:
Black
Type:
Sorcery
Rarity:
C
Number:
134
Artist:
Carl Critchlow
Text:
Each player chooses a creature card in his or her graveyard and puts that creature into play.
after you play Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
, then play Conspiracy
Conspiracy
ConspiracySet: Mercadian Masques
Cost:
5
Color:
Black
Type:
Enchantment
Rarity:
R
Number:
127
Artist:
Jeff Easley
Text:
As Conspiracy comes into play, choose a creature type.Creatures you control and creature cards in your graveyard, hand, and library are of the chosen type.
so every creature you have are all slivers. If you do all this, you will have an artifact that can produce a mana of any color, a Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
in play and the ability to get any creature card from your library to your hand.

Next up Sliver Overlord
Sliver Overlord
Sliver OverlordSet: Scourge
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Silver Mutant Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
139
Artist:
Tony Szczudlo
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
3 : Search you library for a sliver card, reveal that card, and put it into your hand. Then shuffle your library.
3 : Gain control of target sliver (this effect doesn't end at end of turn)
and Shifting Sliver
Shifting Sliver
Shifting SliverSet: Legions
Cost:
4
Color:
Blue
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Sliver
Rarity:
U
Number:
52
Power:
2
Toughness:
2
Text:
Slivers can't be blocked except by Slivers.
, if you have both in play than all your slivers can attack without being blocked because Shifting Sliver
Shifting Sliver
Shifting SliverSet: Legions
Cost:
4
Color:
Blue
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Sliver
Rarity:
U
Number:
52
Power:
2
Toughness:
2
Text:
Slivers can't be blocked except by Slivers.
states, “Slivers can't be blocked except by slivers.” In addition, if your opponent has a sliver just pay three mana and take put it under your control. If you add Brood Sliver
Brood Sliver
Brood SliverSet: Legions
Cost:
5
Color:
Green
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Sliver
Rarity:
R
Number:
120
Power:
3
Toughness:
3
Text:
Whenever a Sliver deals combat damage to a player, its controller may put a
1/1 colorless Sliver creature token into play.
and Sliver Queen
Sliver Queen
Sliver QueenSet: Stronghold
Cost:
5
Color:
Multicolor
Type:
Creature
Sub Type:
Legend
Rarity:
R
Number:
141
Artist:
Ron Spencer
Power:
7
Toughness:
7
Text:
Sliver Queen counts as a Sliver.2: Put a Sliver token into play. Treat this token as a 1/1 colorless creature.
to this combo, you will have an unstoppable army of slivers.

I hoped this article of combos has helped many of you. Good luck on your games and I hope you will rate this article very high. Also, be sure to read my other articles too.


Rate Article



Discuss Article

Click here to discuss this article in forum or leave comments for the author.

RSS feed RSS Feed


This article is provided to you by CardShark.com - A Better Way to Buy and Sell Collectable Games Online. Please check out the rest of our site - you won't be disappointed.

View More ArticlesView More Articles