Discard 1 card, then target 1 monster on the field; destroy it.
|Pack||Dawn of Destiny [UR]|
Tribute to the Doomed is one of those universal cards that can be used in any decks. You can even take advantage of its cost that makes you discard a card and there are some combinations that works well with it. Here are some examples:
The most common way to Special Summon Sacred Phoenix of Nephthys is by using Hand of Nephthys. By using this card combination, you can immediately summon it and you can destroy 1 of your opponent's monster.
One of the best way to Special Summon Blue-Eyes White Dragon is by setting Kidmodo Dragon on the field and letting your opponent attack on it. Now, even at your turn, by using Tribute to The Doomed, you can just discard Kidmodo Dragon from your hand to destroy a monster in the field and you can Special Summon Blue-Eyes White Dragon from your hand due to Kidmodo Dragon's effect.