Near Mint (NM)

Near Mint condition cards show minimal or no wear from play or handling and will have an unmarked surface, crisp corners, and otherwise pristine edges outside of minimal handling. Near Mint condition cards appear "fresh out of the pack," with edges and surfaces virtually free from all flaws.

Slightly Played (SP)

Cards with a little game state can have a small border or angular wear or, perhaps, minor scratches. There are no serious defects, and there are have no more than 4 defects on the card.

Moderately Played (MP)

Cards with a moderately game state have moderate wear or damages, obvious to the  eye. They can exhibit moderate boundary wear, soft angular wear, water damage, scratches, creases or fading, slight accumulation of dirt or any combination of these defects.