Quantum Leap Magic

Deck Construction Rules

  • Cards per deck: At least 60 plus a 15 cards sideboard. You can only play up to 3 Power Nine cards in your deck.
  • Allowed sets: Alpha, Beta, Unlimited, Arabian Nights, Antiquities, Revised, Legends, The Dark, Fallen Empires, Harper Prism Book Promos, Fourth Edition, Chronicles, Renaissance, Rinascimento, Ice Age, Homelands, Alliances, Mirage, Visions, Fifth Edition, Weatherlight, Tempest, Stronghold, Exodus, Urza’s Saga, Anthologies, Urza’s Legacy, Sixth Edition, Urza’s Destiny, Mercadian Masques, Nemesis, Prophecy, Invasion, Planeshift, Seventh Edition, Apocalypse, Odyssey, Torment, Judgment, Onslaught, Legions, Scourge and Time Spiral’s Timeshifted.
  • Reprint rules: Only Old Frame cards with the same art as in any of the previously mentioned sets are allowed.


Quantum Leap Magic is played with 6th Edition rules, with two exceptions:

1. Artifacts are turned off while tapped, as in the 5th Edition.

2. Chaos Orb has some special rules, explained, in Italian, in this link.

You can find all of their rules here.

Banned and Restricted Cards

  • Banned: Amulet of Quoz, Brain Freeze, Bronze Tablet, Contract from Below, Darkpact, Demonic Attorney, Goblin Recruiter, Hunting Pack, Jeweled Bird, Mind’s Desire, Rebirth, Shahrazad, Squee, Goblin Nabob, Time Vault, Tempest Efreet, Tendrils of Agony, Timmerian Fiends, Worldgorger Dragon.
  • Restricted: Ancestral Recall, Balance, Bazaar of Baghdad, Black Lotus, Black Vise, Burning Wish, Channel, Chaos Orb, Demonic Consultation, Demonic Tutor, Doomsday, Earthcraft, Enlightened Tutor, Entomb, Fact or Fiction, Fastbond, Frantic Search, Grim Monolith, Gush, Hermit Druid, High Tide, Land Equilibrium, Library of Alexandria, Lion’s Eye Diamond, Lotus Petal, Mana Crypt, Mana Vault, Memory Jar, Merchant Scroll, Mind Over Matter, Mind Twist, Mishra’s Workshop, Mox Emerald, Mox Jet, Mox Pearl, Mox Ruby, Mox Sapphire, Mystical Tutor, Natural Balance, Necropotence, Oath of Druids, Regrowth, Sol Ring, Strip Mine, Stroke of Genius, Time Spiral, Time Walk, Timetwister, Tinker, Tolarian Academy, Vampiric Tutor, Wheel of Fortune, Windfall, Yawgmoth’s Bargain, Yawgmoth’s Will.
Quantum Leap Magic example deck.


You can find more information about this format on their website.

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