THE Wizards of the Coast, responsible for Magic: The Gathering, announced some news this week, through the Magic Showcase 2021. Among them, limited edition products involving Fortnite and Street Fighter. And the animated series of MTG at Netflix. Special products and series arrive in 2022.

Crossovers will be part of the Secret Lair, with “ultra-collectible” cards. Fortnite will have two releases, referring to locations and characters in the game. While Street Fighter will bring the World Warriors, like Chun Li, which will have a card with the “multikicker”.

Battle for the Ring in Magic

It was also talked about the Universes Beyond, whose next issue will be about the Lord of the Rings: Tales from Middle-earth. Players will be able to play for the ring with Aragorn, Nazg, Saruman or travel to Mount Doom. A booster with Gandalf, gollum, Frodo and other characters will arrive in MTG in 2023.

Besides the Middle Earth, there will also be Universes Beyond involving Warhammer 40,000, as early as 2022. The promise is four decks with new arts, cards, and reprints, allowing players to battle with Marines battling other factions of the 41st millennium.

“With our Street Fighter, Fortnite, Warhammer 40,000 and more products to be unveiled, 2022 is on track to be the best year for Magic yet,” he said. Chris *****, president of Wizards of the Coast. “Plus, the arrival of the Magic: The Gathering animated series on Netflix just in time for our 30th anniversary is the perfect introduction for anyone looking to explore the Magic multiverse, even if they’ve never experienced the thrill of opening a booster pack before.”

Netflix Magic Series

The animated series about MTG is scheduled to debut on Netflix at the end of 2022. The animation is in production, with confirmed names like Brandon Routh (in arrow, The Flash and Superman Returns), who will be the actor who will give the voice of Gideon Jura. It will have familiar and new characters in an unpublished story. The proposal is that veterans or newcomers in MTG can enjoy the story from the beginning.

In parallel to the series, a new romance with Django Wexler is also in production, to be released along with the series of Netflix. The idea of ​​the novel is to propose a greater context to the story, bringing more details. The book will delve into the history of how Gideon Jura and Jace Beleren come together – and distance themselves – while sharing adventures with different perspectives and skills.

To complete the event Magic Showcase 2021, a Wizards of the Coast revealed their upcoming releases. Kamigawa: Neon Dynasty will be released in the first quarter of 2022 and will take place in Kamigawa, a classic plan of magic, only 2,000 years into the future. In the second quarter it will be the turn of Streets of New Capenna, a world of courage and glamor that mixes angels, demons and magic. In it, players will take on the role of one of the arch’s five criminal families and vie for power in the city.

The collection Dominaria United will be released in the third quarter of 2022 and will take players back to would dominate, the plan where it all started in 1992. Closing the year, in the fourth quarter, is The Brothers’ War, one of the most important stories of magic, and the perfect plan to be revisited on the 30th anniversary of magic.


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