Old Frame 10 Points Singleton

Deck Construction Rules

  • Cards per deck: At least 100. No sideboards are used. Decks cannot include more than a copy of any particular card, except for basic lands. When building a deck, up to 10 points may be used. Points are used to add cards from the Points List in your deck.
  • Allowed sets: Alpha, Beta, Arabian Nights, Antiquities, Legends, The Dark, Fallen Empires, Harper Prism Book Promos, Ice Age, Homelands, Alliances, Mirage, Visions, Weatherlight, Portal, Tempest, Stronghold, Exodus, Portal Second Age, Unglued, Urza’s Saga, Urza’s Legacy, Urza’s Destiny, Portal Three Kingdoms, Starter 1999, Mercadian Masques, Nemesis, Prophecy, Invasion, Planeshift, Apocalypse, Odyssey, Torment, Judgment, Onslaught, Legions, and Scourge.
  • Reprint rules: All regular-sized reprints done by Wizards of the Coast with art that existed by Scourge and that use the Old Frame (Alpha to Scourge) are allowed, including those that were not originally tournament-legal (Collectors’ Edition, International Edition, 30th Anniversary Edition, and gold-bordered Pro Tour and World Championship cards). Organizers may at their discretion also allow the use of Modern frame cards and Old Frame reprints with art that did not exist by Scourge.


Contemporary rules and errata are followed, except for the following ones:

  • Blacker Lotus:
    • Updated text: {T}, Sacrifice Blacker Lotus: Add four mana of any one color. Exile Blacker Lotus. You cannot recover it until the end of the current match.
    • Original text: {T}: Tear Blacker Lotus into pieces. Add four mana of any one color. Remove the pieces from the game.
    • Changes explanation: Reworded so that the experience of destroying the card is limited to the current match.
  • Ring of Ma’rûf:
    • Updated text: {5}, {T}, Exile Ring of Ma’rûf: Name an Old Frame 10 Points Singleton legal card. The next time you would draw a card this turn, instead put into your hand a copy of the named card.
    • Original text: {5}, {T}, Exile Ring of Ma’rûf: The next time you would draw a card this turn, instead put a card you own from outside the game into your hand.
    • Changes explanation: By being able to choose any card we are trying to replicate the original experience of playing this card. You may use a proxy for the card you look for.

Banned and Restricted Cards

Points List

9 Points

7 Points

6 Points

4 Points

3 Points

2 Points

1 Points


You can find some deck examples in the following links:

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