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Magic: The Gathering Pauper Tournament

In this Magic The Gathering format, all cards must have been printed at common rarity in a set or product. Common promo cards are only legal if the card meets that qualification.


If a common version of a particular card was ever released on Magic the Gathering, any version of that card is legal in this format.


Other than that, the usual rules for constructed decks apply:


Minimum of 60 cards in the main deck

(There is no maximum size for main decks)

Up to 15 cards in your sideboard, if used

No more than 4 of any individual card in the main deck and sideboard combined (with the exception of basic lands)


The following cards are banned in this format:


Cloud of Faeries


Cranial Plating

Empty the Warrens

Frantic Search



Peregrine Drake

Temporal Fissure

Treasure Cruise