Banned Card

A banned card in the collection browser

Banned cards are cards that cannot be played in certain formats. Magic: The Gathering Arena follows the ban list of paper Magic since the patch on June 7, 2018 (Kaladesh block update).[1] With the half-ban of Nexus of Fate on February 14, 2019 there are cards in Magic Arena which are banned in certain formats but not in tabletop Magic.[2]

Banned cards can still be crafted after a ban, but are only playable in the permitted formats. Players are compensated with Wildcards after a ban.[2]

Banned and Restricted List Edit

These cards are currently banned:

Name Rarity Set Format
Rampaging Ferocidon XLNR Rare Ixalan all Standard Best-of-One formats, legal in Best-of-Three.
Nexus of Fate M19M Mythic Core Set 2019 all Standard Best-of-One formats
(Play, Ranked Play, Constructed event)

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