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rarity [2020/05/14 22:00]
TelTura fixed incorrect 0P127 auto-link
rarity [2020/06/22 12:00] (current)
TelTura added frequency information for legends/legends masterwork
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 ====Legends and Legends Masterwork==== ====Legends and Legends Masterwork====
-Starting with the //Shadows// set, alternate versions of select cards were reprinted as the "Legends" series meant to represent particularly popular cards or concepts.  This increased the total number of cards to collect while at the same time making these additions quite rare, as eventually during the set's lifetime these alternate cards would be discontinued.  Legends-series cards were always foil, and marked with the RF rarity to differentiate them from their non-Legends counterpart. +Starting with the //Shadows// set, alternate versions of select cards were reprinted as the "Legends" series meant to represent particularly popular cards or concepts.  This increased the total number of cards to collect while at the same time making these additions quite rare, as eventually during the set's lifetime these alternate cards would be discontinued.  Legends-series cards were always foil, and marked with the RF rarity to differentiate them from their non-Legends counterpart. RF cards were inserted at an approximate rate of 1 every 7 packs, replacing the random rare
  
-With the release of //Black Rider//, Legends were joined with the Legends Masterwork series, indicated by a ring O as the !rarity. These cards were more than just foil, however; each card used a new card template with a completely redone color scheme and a card image that "popped" outside its frame.  The difference is striking for each and every one of these cards, and so many regular players sought them for their compelling visuals Some Legends Masterworks had an * instead of an O, such as Legolas, Of the Grey Company (O).  The reason for this is not known.+With the release of //Black Rider//, Legends were joined with the Legends Masterwork series, indicated by a ring O as the !rarity. These cards were more than just foil, however; each card used a new card template with a completely redone color scheme and sometimes a card image that "popped" outside its frame.  The visual difference is appropriately striking. The initial set of Legends Masterworks in Black Rider had an * for a rarity symbol (see Legolas, Of the Grey Company (O)), but this was changed to an O in sets 15 on.  Legends Masterworks were inserted at an approximate rate of 1 every 36 packs (i.e one per booster box).
  
 ====Tournament Foil==== ====Tournament Foil====
rarity.txt · Last modified: 2020/06/22 12:00 by TelTura

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