Pauper format is a Constructed format of Magic: The Gathering in which only common cards are allowed. The restriction to common cards found in Pauper format can easily be combined with other formats, such as Two-Headed Giant, Extended, or Block Constructed.
Pauper Magic is often confused with Peasant Magic, which allows up to five cards of uncommon rarity to be included in each player's library.
Banned & Restricted
At the moment (1st Februar 2013) five cards are banned in the Pauper tournaments:
No cards are banned in Pauper tournaments
On MTGO, one active community of players of Pauper Magic comprise the Pauper Deck Challenge or PDC. Their combined chat room is PDC, and is a central meeting spot for the format.
Current Pauper Events
- QPDC, Monday Nights, Classic
- TPDC, Tuesday Nights, Classic
- SPDC, Thursday Nights, Standard
- Mini-PDC, Saturday Mornings, Classic
- Euro-PDC, Saturday Afternoons, Classic
- 4PDC, Saturday Mornings, Standard