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Source: Wizards of the Coast

'Magic: The Gathering' Announcement — Controversial Field of the Dead Card Is Officially Banned

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Wizards of the Coast made a huge, literally game-changing announcement today: Field of the Dead has been officially banned from the Standard format of Magic: The Gathering. But what does the MTG ban announcement really mean for the game’s players? Read on to find out more.

Why was Field of the Dead banned by MGT in a recent announcement? 

Field of the Dead has been at the center of a rather heated controversy for some time now. As a Land card, it’s difficult for opponents to interact with at all and even more difficult to remove from play.