an event pack, also referred to as a tournament deck, and previously as a starter deck, is a product containing an arbitrary assortment of cards for confirmed ready, similar to a big booster pack. These packages were just available for the first large group of a block, and for core units starting with . As beginner porches they contained 60 cards and a rulebook or storybook, but beginning with these were referred to as tournament porches and contained 75 cards and a quick-reference rules sheet. This made the 75 card variety around equivalent to 3 booster packages, besides the extra uncommon instead of a standard as well as the land. The alteration ended up being designed to facilitate Sealed deck tournaments.
Starter porches had been sold to stores in 10-pack beginner cardboard boxes. Following this became 12 packages to a box. Tournament porches were sold in 12-pack tournament bins.
Starter porches and tournament had been truly the only origin for basic lands, untill WotC started creating preconstructed theme decks, and, from on, a fundamental land ended up being added to boosters instead of a common. had been the past set that offered tournament packages for sale.
- From Alpha to Revised, basic lands had been counted as commons.
- In Shards of Alara, numerous rares could possibly be replaced with mythic rares.