The Shadowmoor 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
black for common cards (),
silver for uncommon cards (),
and gold for rare cards ().
The 301 card set's breakdown by rarity looks like this:
|80 Rares||80 Rare Foils|
|80 Uncommons||80 Uncommon Foils|
|121 Commons||121 Common Foils|
|20 Lands||20 Land Foils|
This 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 cards appear in a common card slot regardless of the rarity
of the foil card. So you can get both a normal rare and a foil rare in one
pack. Common foils appear in about one in 12 boosters. Uncommon foils
appear in about one in 18 boosters. Rare foils appear in about one in
It was released on May 2, 2008.
The print run is unknown.