Template talk:Card types

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Old discussion[edit source]

Please modify this template to:

Card types
Groups Supertypes Card types Subtypes
Permanent Basic,
Legendary,
Snow,
World
Artifact Equipment, Fortification, Contraption
Creature (…)
Enchantment Aura, Curse, Shrine
Land (…)
Planeswalker (…)
Non-Permanent Spell Instant Trap Arcane
Sorcery
Miscellaneous Tribal (…)
Plane (…)
Phenomenon
Ongoing Scheme
Vanguard
Obsolete Mono,
Poly,
Continuous
Interrupt,
Mana Source,
Summon

Maybe make it collapsible too? --—Magic Mage (talk!) 11:13, 5 May 2013 (UTC)

Proposed update[edit source]

Are there any objections to replacing this template with the design seen here: Template:Card_types/Sandbox? Summary of changes:

  • Obsolete category renamed to unsupported, to accommodate the inclusion of:
    • The Elite supertype, from Hero's Path, which has no Comprehensive Rules support
    • And the Hero type, from the same event
  • Arcane and Trap are defined as subtypes for both instants and sorceries (rule 205.3k), even if only instant Traps exist
  • Planeswalker and Land subtypes explicitly listed, since they don't take up too much space
    • Creature subtypes would take up ~12 lines, so not happening
  • Plane subtypes would also be fairly short, but they're much less commonly encountered
  • Ongoing is technically a supertype but is only relevant in the context of the casual Scheme type, so it's parenthetically linked with those

Thoughts? --19:05, 18 November 2015 (UTC)

Looks nice! No objections from me --Hunter (talk) 19:10, 18 November 2015 (UTC)