Magic: The Gathering

Old School Magic

  • In-store registration opens at noon
  • No proxies
  • No reprints — only actual printings from legal sets are allowed
  • Black bordered cards are highly encouraged
  • Foreign language cards are allowed
  • Swiss + 1, no Top 8

Format:

This format is based off of the 93/94 format with several changes to set legality and the banned/restricted lists.

Legal Sets

  • Alpha
  • Beta
  • Unlimited
  • Revised
  • Arabian Nights
  • Antiquities
  • Legends
  • The Dark
  • Fallen Empires
  • Chronicles
  • Collector’s Edition — in double-sleeved decks only
  • International Edition — in double-sleeved decks only

Banned Cards

  • Bronze Tablet
  • Contract from Below
  • Darkpact
  • Demonic Attorney
  • Jeweled Bird
  • Rebirth
  • Tempest Efreet

Restricted Cards

  • Ancestral Recall
  • Balance
  • Black Lotus
  • Braingeyser
  • Channel
  • Chaos Orb
  • Demonic Tutor
  • Library of Alexandria
  • Mana Drain
  • Mana Vault
  • Maze of Ith
  • Mind Twist
  • Mishra’s Workshop
  • Mox Emerald
  • Mox Jet
  • Mox Pearl
  • Mox Ruby
  • Mox Sapphire
  • Power Artifact
  • Recall
  • Regrowth
  • Shahrazad
  • Sol Ring
  • Strip Mine
  • Time Vault
  • Time Walk
  • Timetwister
  • Wheel of Fortune

Special Errata

Chaos Orb (2)

Artifact

1, Tap: Choose a nontoken permanent on the battlefield. If Chaos Orb is on the battlefield, flip Chaos Orb onto the battlefield from a height of at least one foot. If Chaos Orb turns over completely at least once during the flip, and touches the chosen permanent, destroy that permanent. Then destroy Chaos Orb.

Winter Orb (2)

Artifact

As long as Winter Orb is untapped, players can’t untap more than one land during their untap steps.