Hand and life modifier

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The hand modifier and life modifier are characteristics unique to vanguards.

From the Comprehensive Rules (Ixalan (September 29, 2017))

  • 210. Hand Modifier
    • 210.1. Each vanguard card has a hand modifier printed in its lower left corner. This is a number preceded by a plus sign, a number preceded by a minus sign, or a zero. This modifier is applied as the starting hand size and the maximum hand size of the vanguard card’s owner are determined. See rule 103.4.

From the Comprehensive Rules (Ixalan (September 29, 2017))

  • 211. Life Modifier
    • 211.1. Each vanguard card has a life modifier printed in its lower right corner. This is a number preceded by a plus sign, a number preceded by a minus sign, or a zero. This modifier is applied as the starting life total of the vanguard card’s owner is determined. See rule 103.3.