ABU 60

Deck Construction Rules

  • Cards per deck: 60.
  • Allowed sets: Alpha, Beta and Unlimited.
  • Reprint rules: All reprints with original art and frame are allowed.


Contemporary rules and errata are followed, with a few exceptions:

  • Mana burn is in effect.
  • When flipping Chaos Orb, you must choose a permanent before you flip and only that card can be destroyed. Its activated ability has no effect if Chaos Orb is destroyed or returned to its owner’s hand in response to its activation.

Banned and Restricted Cards

  • Banned: Ancestral Recall, Black Lotus, Contract from Below, Darkpact, Demonic Attorney, Jayemdae Tome, Mind Twist, Mox Emerald, Mox Jet, Mox Pearl, Mox Ruby, Mox Sapphire, Time Walk.
  • Restricted: Balance, Braingeyser, Channel, Chaos Orb, Demonic Tutor, Regrowth, Sol Ring, Timetwister, Wheel of Fortune.

Dan Maresca’s deck at the February 2022 online league.


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