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6th Edition

Printing Information
The Sixth Edition was released in order to rotate the contents of the basic set.

The cards still have white borders, have a roman numeral six expansion symbol and "copyright 1993-1999" is on the base of the cards. The expansion symbol is black for common cards () silver for uncommon cards () and gold for rare cards ().

The set uses all new art. There are foil versions of every card and the foils have a black border.

The 350 card set's breakdown by rarity looks like this:
110 Rares
110 Uncommons
110 Commons
20 Lands

Cards from Ice Age, Homelands, Alliances, Mirage, Visions, Weatherlight, Tempest, Stronghold, and Exodus were rotated in. Basic lands appear in starter decks and not in booster packs.

Cards were first available on April 27th, 1999.

The print run is unknown.

Sixth Edition included an all new rule set for the game. These are a major change from the previous rules.

Seventh Edition uses the same rules.

Packaging Information
80 card Game set (Preconstructed, Rulebook) originally retailed for (unknown price)

75 card tournament decks (3 rare, 10 uncommon, 32 common, 30 land, rule sheet) originally retailed for $8.95. 12 decks per box.

15 card booster packs (1 rare, 3 uncommon, 11 common) originally retailed for $2.95. 36 packs per box.

Note that the "tournament" decks (many people still call them "starter" decks) do not come with a rulebook. They come with a rules sheet explaining the major new rules in Sixth Edition.

Other Products
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Card Lists
These lists and others can also be found on the lists page.

Fancy PDF (150k)June 1999
Text (17k)Apr 1999
Text Spoiler (103k)Apr 1999
Text of Precon Deck (3k)June 1999
Text (39k) - Oracle ErrataJan 2008

Booster pack Tournament box

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