Legalities (Play Formats)

List of play formats that are legal for a specific card.

Parent structure: card
Parent property: legalities
Parent property type: array(object)
Property type: string
Property values: Legal, Restricted, Banned, or Future

Future is used for a revision of the format in which the card will be legal soon. If the format is not listed, it is assumed the card is not legal in that format.)

If a card is "not legal", it will be omitted from the data.

Data Structure

Using Sol Ring as an example:

Property Traits

The property trait tags you see below earmark possible conditions for a field in this data structure.

Property Information

Name

commander

Type

string

Traits

optional

Example

Legal

Description

Card is legal in the Commander play format.

Name

duel

Type

string

Traits

optional

Example

Banned

Description

Card is legal in the Duel Commander play format.

Name

frontier

Type

string

Traits

optional

Example

Description

Omitted. Card is not legal in the Frontier play format.

Name

legacy

Type

string

Traits

optional

Example

Banned

Description

Card is legal in the Legacy play format.

Name

modern

Type

string

Traits

optional

Example

Description

Omitted. Card is not legal in the Modern play format.

Name

pauper

Type

string

Traits

optional

Example

Description

Omitted. Card is not legal in the Pauper play format.

Name

penny

Type

string

Traits

optional

Example

Description

Omitted. Card is not legal in the Penny play format.

Name

standard

Type

string

Traits

optional

Example

Description

Omitted. Card is not legal in the Standard play format.

Name

vintage

Type

string

Traits

optional

Example

Restricted

Description

Card is legal in the Vintage play format.

Last Updated: 2019-07-08