Oracle text inserts

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I know that the final arbiter is the head judge of the event in question, but...

Am I allowed to print out a hi-res copy of the Oracle text of a card (and type line if different) and insert it into the sleeve with the legal authorized (but older printing) card and play?

Would I be breaking any rules?

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I'm pretty certain that is not legal, but I'm not as familiar with the Tournament Rules as I am with the Comprehensive rules.
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Your card would be assuredly marked, for one thing, because you would change the thickness of the sleeve contents. I don't expect a judge to accept this.

Really, nowadays, anyone around with a web-browsing phone or pad (and there is always someone who has one everywhere) is all you need to have Oracle at hand. I consider such a tool to be an essential part of a Magic judge's kit, too.
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Really, nowadays, anyone around with a web-browsing phone or pad (and there is always someone who has one everywhere) is all you need to have Oracle at hand. I consider such a tool to be an essential part of a Magic judge's kit, too.



I wonder if this couldn't be considered outside assistance...


Really, nowadays, anyone around with a web-browsing phone or pad (and there is always someone who has one everywhere) is all you need to have Oracle at hand. I consider such a tool to be an essential part of a Magic judge's kit, too.



I wonder if this couldn't be considered outside assistance...




The latest version of the tournament  rules allows players to refer to the oracle text using an electronic device, provided they use sources like gatherer.wizards.com that provide no other strategic information.  The head judge is allowed to impose further restrictions if they see fit.
One is allowed to use artistically modified cards in tournaments, as long as the name and mana cost are unaltered and the card can't be distinguished while in your deck, right?

So as long as you wrote the oracle text on the card, instead of adding thickness to the card, couldn't you call it an artistic modification? 
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From the magic tournament rules:

Artistic modifications are acceptable in sanctioned tournaments, provided that the modifications do not make the card art unrecognizable, contain substantial strategic advice, or contain offensive images. Artistic modifications also may not obstruct or change the mana cost or name of the card.


The Head Judge is the final authority on acceptable cards for a tournament


 
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The latest version of the tournament  rules allows players to refer to the oracle text using an electronic device, provided they use sources like gatherer.wizards.com that provide no other strategic information.  The head judge is allowed to impose further restrictions if they see fit.



Nowhere in the latest version of the tournament rules could I find mention that players were allowed to look up oracle text.  Am I missing something or just not looking in the right area?  If this rule does exist could someone point me to where it's ruled at?

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The latest version of the tournament  rules allows players to refer to the oracle text using an electronic device, provided they use sources like gatherer.wizards.com that provide no other strategic information.  The head judge is allowed to impose further restrictions if they see fit.



Nowhere in the latest version of the tournament rules could I find mention that players were allowed to look up oracle text.  Am I missing something or just not looking in the right area?  If this rule does exist could someone point me to where it's ruled at?


From section 2.11 Notes:

Players may refer to Oracle text, either electronically or in paper form, at any time. They must do so publicly and in a format (such as gatherer.wizards.com, other official Wizards of the Coast sources, or printouts of their sources) which contains no other strategic information. If a player wishes to view Oracle text in private, he or she must ask a judge. 
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