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Brawl Format

Why Play This Format?

  • Play one-on-one digitally on MTG Arena.
  • Great for new players to learn to brew their own deck.
  • Build your deck with a single copy of any card, and the option to use multiple basic lands.

Different Ways to Play

Play Rules/Modifiers

An exciting deck-brewing challenge, Brawl is a bit of a mixture of Standard+Commander. In this format, you'll use cards legal in Standard to build a Commander-style deck around a legendary creature or Planeswalker. You can play 1v1 games on MTG Arena.

  • 1 commander card (any legendary creature or Planeswalker from a set currently in Standard)
  • 59 other Standard legal cards (same color as commander card)
  • Only one copy of any card except for basic lands

What Sets Are Legal in Brawl?
  • Streets of New Capenna
  • Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty
  • Innistrad: Crimson Vow
  • Innistrad: Midnight Hunt
  • Adventures in the Forgotten Realms
  • Strixhaven
  • Kaldheim
  • Zendikar Rising

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