Active Restricted Lists

The following lists of card restrictions are supported in the deck builder.

Redesigns FAQ v2.1

Issued by Redesigns, effective on 10/03/2020.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

The Conclave FAQ v2.0

Issued by The Conclave, effective on 07/03/2020.

Joust Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Joust Restricted Pods

Some cards interactions are so powerful that the inclusion of these cards in a deck comes with additional restrictions. Those cards are grouped together in pods.

No more than one card from each pod may be included in a deck.

However, if a pod contains a card from the restricted list (indicated in bold text if applicable) and you choose that card as your restricted card, then the other cards from that pod cannot be included in your deck. If you choose a different restricted card, you may include any number of unrestricted cards from that pod in your deck.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

Inactive Restricted Lists

The following lists of card restrictions are not supported in the deck builder and are listed here for reference only.

The Conclave FAQ v1.0

Issued by The Conclave, effective on 04/13/2020.

Joust Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

FFG FAQ v3.0

Issued by Fantasy Flight Games, effective on 01/13/2020.

Joust Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

FFG FAQ v2.3

Issued by Fantasy Flight Games, effective on 09/20/2019.

Joust Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

FFG FAQ v2.2

Issued by Fantasy Flight Games, effective on 06/06/2019.

Joust Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

FFG FAQ v2.1

Issued by Fantasy Flight Games, effective on 02/21/2019.

Joust Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

FFG FAQ v2.0

Issued by Fantasy Flight Games, effective on 10/08/2018.

Joust Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

FFG FAQ v1.4

Issued by Fantasy Flight Games, effective on 06/11/2018.

Joust Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

FFG FAQ v1.3

Issued by Fantasy Flight Games, effective on 03/26/2018.

Joust Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

FFG FAQ v1.2

Issued by Fantasy Flight Games, effective on 10/12/2017.

Joust Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Joust.

Melee Restricted List

A player may select one card from the restricted list for any given deck, and cannot then include any other restricted cards in the same deck. A player may run as many copies of his or her chosen restricted card in a deck as the regular game rules (or card text) allow.

Melee Banned List

The following cards are not legal for competitive play in Melee.

FFG FAQ v1.1

Issued by Fantasy Flight Games, effective on 10/10/2016.