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Creates MTG deck
import re
CARDLIST = open('deck','r')
"""
opens a text file with a list of cards and quantities formatted as such:
22 ISLAND
47 ORNITHOPTER etc..
"""
raw_deck = [] ##this list will hold the raw quantity/card name data eg: 22 ISLAND
deck = [] ##this will be the finalized version of the deck with 47 instances of ornithopter
for i in CARDLIST: ##append quantity/cardname to raw deck sans newline characters
raw_deck.append(i[0:-1])
def find_card_quantity(raw_deck,deck,card): ##function that separates quantity from card name
re.search(([\d]+)\s([\w\s]+),raw_deck) ##and appends that to the deck list
card_quantity = match.group(1)
card_name = match.group(3)
for i in card_quantity:
deck.append(card_name)
for card in raw_deck: ##cycles through raw_deck, cleaning up the format
find_card_quantity(raw_deck,deck,card) ##and adding the correct quantities to the finished deck
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