Balance | Magic: The Gathering
Formats Balance is Legal in
Official Oracle Text for Balance
Official Rulings for Balance
10/4/2004 : All lands sacrificed go to the graveyard simultaneously, then all cards discarded, and finally all creatures sacrificed. Within each group, you pick the order they end up in the graveyard.
10/4/2004 : Cards are not counted until the appropriate step. So, a land creature sacrificed to the first part of the spell would not count for the last part.