Wizards of the Coast has today announced that Jumpstart, the newest and fastest way to play Magic: The Gathering, is launching in the EU on tabletop format October 16, 2020. The physical release in the EU follows the launch in other regions and a limited-time event that took place on Magic: The Gathering Arena back in July.… Read the rest
Wizards of the Coast unveiled details for its upcoming slate of Magic: The Gathering releases through 2021. The Magic team previewed the highly anticipated set Zendikar Rising – releasing on MTG Arena September 17 and September 25 for tabletop – by showing off first-looks at brand-new cards, new and returning card mechanics, and the set’s booster packs.… Read the rest
Wizards of the Coast has released Amonkhet Remastered, the first ever digital exclusive card set for MTG Arena. Featuring 338 cards from the tabletop sets of Amonkhet and Hour of Devastation, Amonkhet Remastered focuses on creating an interesting and repeatable Draft player experience, as well as providing support for the Historic and Pioneer Constructed Format.… Read the rest
Wizards of the Coast is thrilled to announce the release of the latest card expansion for Magic: The Gathering: Core Set 2021. The new set is now available for play in physical stores and also digitally through the Magic: The Gathering Arena video game, now newly available for Mac on the Epic Games Store, as well as a standalone download for Windows.… Read the rest
Wizards of the Coast has today announced the Magic: The Gathering Arena Open, a new type of competitive event for players of all skill levels to win significant rewards beyond gold, gems and booster packs. The Open has an unlimited prize pool, with any players who make it to Day 2 and achieve seven wins before losing three matches earning $2,000 – and there’s no limit to the number of winners.… Read the rest
Wizards of the Coast is pleased to announce the release of the latest card set for Magic: The Gathering, Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths, available today for digital play in the Magic: The Gathering Arena. The set also releases for physical play on May 15th and aims to bring players to the new plane of Ikoria, dominated by gargantuan beasts.… Read the rest
Mythic Championship VI = $500,000 in prize money! Welcome to Mythic Championship VI in picturesque Richmond, Virginia. From the Magic Pro League players, Magic Hall of Fame members, and hometown heroes, your favorite pros and Challengers compete to earn the Mythic Championship trophy and a seat at the 2019 Magic World Championship!… Read the rest
By Rich Hagon
Once again it’s Long Beach, California taking center stage, becoming the hub of the Magic Multiverse this week as Mythic Championship V rolls into town. Once again? Yes indeed, for Long Beach remains home to arguably the most iconic venue in Magic history, the legendary Queen Mary cruise liner.… Read the rest
MTG Arena + Mythic Championship = $750,000 in prize money! Welcome to Mythic Championship V in sunny Long Beach, California. A field of 32 MPL players and 36 Challengers are ready to test their mettle in a fight to win the second Mythic Championship on MTG Arena.
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The rising Challengers and outstanding Magic community members attending are ready to take home a share of the $750,000 prize pool at the Mythic Championship V. Here’s who to watch for, and how they’re going to take on the competition in Long Beach.
Time to gird for battle! Collegiate StarLeague (CSL) is bringing Wizards of the Coast’s iconic digital card game to its stable of incredible collegiate esports leagues. For the first time, Magic: The Gathering Arena will be among CSL’s offerings with a scholarship prize pool of $50,000 up for grabs, the largest in CSL this year.… Read the rest
ELEAGUE and Wizards of the Coast are teaming up to bring you the deep strategic gameplay of Magic: The Gathering Arena through a new weekly esports competition series. THE ELEAGUE SHOWDOWN: MTG Arena presented by Intel Gamer Days will launch with its first competition Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 8 p.m. ET, with exclusive coverage available on ELEAGUE’s Twitch channel.… Read the rest