Banned cards are cards that are not allowed in a particular tournament. Banned lists exist for individual formats. Wizards of the Coast and the DCI control the bannings for their officially sanctioned formats Legacy, Vintage, Standard, Modern, as well as all formats played on Magic Online. The bannings, or lack thereof, as well as cards being unbanned, are announced on Monday after each expansion's prerelease events. Starting from Aether Revolt, also on Monday 5 weeks after the respective expansion's Pro Tour was finished.
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- Banned and Restricted Lists
- Randy Buehler. (February 21, 2003.) “Banning: Good or Bad?”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
- Magic Arcana. (March 19, 2009.) “All Banned Cards—Ever!”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.
- Tom LaPille. (April 15, 2011.) “About Jace”, magicthegathering.com, Wizards of the Coast.