December 1 2007 DCI Banned and Restricted List Announcement -- Magic: The Gathering

Announcement Date: December 1, 2007
Magic Online Effective Date: Wednesday, December 19, 2007
(after the regularly scheduled Wednesday downtime)

DCI Floor Rule Change announcement

Effective December 20, 2007, all new Magic releases will become legal for Constructed play on the day of the product's release (rather than the 20th on the month following the release). The first set affected will be Morningtide, which will become legal for Constructed play on February 1, 2008.

Standard, Extended, Vintage, Legacy, Lorwyn Block Constructed, Two-Headed Giant Constructed
No changes

Online Formats:

Flash is banned
Umezawa's Jitte is banned
Upheaval is banned

Brainspoil is banned
Clutch of the Undercity is banned
Diabolic Intent is banned
Dimir House Guard is banned
Dimir Infiltrator is banned
Dimir Machinations is banned
Dizzy Spell is banned
Drift of Phantasms is banned
Ethereal Usher is banned
Grozoth is banned
Muddle the Mixture is banned
Netherborn Phalanx is banned
Perplex is banned
Shred Memory is banned
Tolaria West is banned

Tribal Wars, Freeform, Classic, Vanguard
No changes

For more on this announcement, read Mike Turian's article on the Magic Online page for information on the Online Format changes, and Devin Low's column on December 7 for more information on the Constructed legal date change. For the complete list of all banned and restricted cards by format, click here.

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