This is the official list of banned cards from the Oathbreaker Rules Committee. We understand that some playgroups will have their own preferences. Use –or don’t use– this list at your own peril. Give your thoughts, feedback, and suggestions in our forums.

You can learn more about how this came into being through the Art of Banning article and the Philosophy.

Banned Cards

The following cards are banned in Oathbreaker:

  • Cards with the “Conspiracy” card type. Click here to see those.
  • Cards that reference “playing with ante”. Click here to see those.
  • Silver-bordered cards
  • Ad Nauseam
  • Ancestral Recall
  • Balance
  • Biorhythm
  • Black Lotus
  • Channel
  • Chaos Orb
  • Doomsday
  • Emrakul, the Aeons Torn
  • Expropriate
  • Falling Star
  • Fastbond
  • Gifts Ungiven
  • Griselbrand
  • High Tide
  • Library of Alexandria
  • Limited Resources
  • Lion’s Eye Diamond
  • Mana Crypt
  • Mana Geyser
  • Mana Vault
  • Mox Emerald
  • Mox Jet
  • Mox Pearl
  • Mox Ruby
  • Mox Sapphire
  • Natural Order
  • Painter’s Servant
  • Panoptic Mirror
  • Primal Surge
  • Recurring Nightmare
  • Saheeli, the Gifted
  • Shahrazad
  • Sol Ring
  • Sundering Titan
  • Sway of the Stars
  • Sylvan Primordial
  • Time Vault
  • Time Walk
  • Tinker
  • Tolarian Academy
  • Tooth and Nail
  • Trade Secrets
  • Upheaval
  • Worldfire
  • Yawgmoth’s Bargain