Magic the Gathering (MTG) - Pauper Bans - Da-Planet

in #games2 months ago


Announcement Date: September 19, 2022
Aarakocra Sneak is banned.
Stirring Bard is banned.
Underdark Explorer is banned.
Vicious Battlerager is banned.
Magic Online Effective Date: September 19, 2022
Tabletop Effective Date: September 19, 2022
I guess for those that don't follow pauper as a format, what most players were doing was trying to turbo out these threats on turn 1 with Dark Ritual, Lotus Petal etc. If you couldn't kill their threat, it would create that snowball effect & it was going to be difficult to come back from it.
If you want to read the transcript regarding it, you can follow the link below
or a video about it