The Mercadian Masques expansion set was printed with black borders on the face of the
Cards can be identified by the
expansion symbol on the right hand
side of the middle section. The expansion symbol is a
a mask. The expansion symbol is
black for common cards ()
silver for uncommon cards ()
and gold for rare cards ().
The 350 card set's breakdown by rarity looks like this:
|110 Rares||110 Rare Foils|
|110 Uncommons||110 Uncommon Foils|
|110 Commons||110 Common Foils|
|20 Lands||20 Land Foils|
This is set contains foil premium cards. These cards are
identical to the normal cards in name, text, etc. They are just printed
with a metalic foil finish. Every card in this set has a foil version.
Foil versions of common cards appear in the common card slot in about
one in 12 boosters. Foil versions of uncommon cards appear in an uncommon
slot in about one in 20 boosters. Foil versions of rare cards appear in
a rare slot in about one in 40 boosters.
It was released on October 4, 1999.
The print run is unknown.