Cards added to Magic 2012
The following 153 cards from Magic 2012 were not printed in Magic 2011. A + after the card name indicates a new card that has never been printed before.
The following 100 cards have never been printed before.
These 53 cards are reprints, but were not in Magic 2011. A + after the card name indicates a card that has never been in a core set before. A ! after the card name indicates a card that hasn't been Modern legal before.
Changes in rarity
The following cards changed rarity from their last printing to Magic 2012.
- Angelic Destiny is strictly better than Divine Transformation.
- Sorin's Thirst is strictly better than Vicious Hunger.
- Spirit Mantle is strictly better than Seeker.
- Titanic Growth is strictly better than Monstrous Growth.
- Greatsword is strictly worse than Butcher's Cleaver, Loxodon Warhammer, Sunforger and Vulshok Battlegear.
- Kite Shield is strictly worse than Accorder's Shield.
- Manalith is strictly worse than Chromatic Lantern, Coalition Relic, Darksteel Ingot and Spectral Searchlight.
- Wall of Torches is strictly worse than Wall of Razors.
Cards removed from Magic 2011
The following 153 cards from Magic 2011 did not get reprinted in Magic 2012.