Butcher of Malakir | Magic: The Gathering
Formats Butcher of Malakir is Legal in
Official Oracle Text for Butcher of Malakir
Whenever Butcher of Malakir or another creature you control dies, each opponent sacrifices a creature.
Official Rulings for Butcher of Malakir
3/1/2010 : If multiple creatures you control (possibly including Butcher of Malakir itself) are put into their owners' graveyards at the same time, Butcher of Malakir's triggered ability will trigger that many times.
3/1/2010 : If you control more than one Butcher of Malakir and a creature you control is put into a graveyard, each of those Butchers' abilities will trigger. Each opponent will sacrifice a creature each time one of those abilities resolves.
3/1/2010 : If you and an opponent each control a Butcher of Malakir and a creature is put into a graveyard, a chain reaction happens. First the ability of one player's Butcher will trigger, causing each opponent to sacrifice a creature. That sacrifice causes the ability of the other player's Butcher to trigger, and so on.