Magic: The Gathering Arena Enters Open Beta Next Week
It's almost time to make Magic! Bad, and probably decades-old, puns aside, Wizards of the Coast is just about ready to open the floodgates for Magic: The Gathering Arena, with the PC open beta scheduled to start next Thursday, Sept. 27 at 1:00 p.m. Pacific.
In case you've missed our previous coverage (how dare you!), Magic: The Gathering Arena is Wizards' attempt to create a better-tuned free-to-play version experience of the world's first CCG, to play smoother than Magic Duels. It will feature current cards, which will join the game as their physical counterparts are released, and players owning Guilds of Ravnica Planeswalker decks in real life can unlock the same deck in the game.
As an additional bonus to Magic players, every prerelease pack will contain a code to unlock entry to a sealed event on Arena. All players can also log into the game before Oct. 2 to enjoy a free Singleton event entry.
You can learn more about the Magic: The Gathering Arena open beta on the game's website. Just try not to get schooled by Danny Trejo and his turn-three Gigantosaurus.
About the Author
Jason Winter is a veteran gaming journalist, he brings a wide range of experience to MMOBomb, including two years with Beckett Media where he served as the editor of the leading gaming magazine Massive Online Gamer. He has also written professionally for several gaming websites.
You May Enjoy
RuneScape Roadmap Details 2022-23 Storyline Content And Improvement Plans, Fresh Start Worlds Live Next Week
Big plans, big plans, all around for Jagex.By Anthony Jones - 3 days ago
Tiny Tina’s Wonderlands Is Being Turned Into Its Own Franchise And More Content Is On The Way
Fans are going to get more content and possibly new titles.By QuintLyn Bowers - 3 days ago
Stock Up On The Energy Drinks Because The Final Fantasy XIV 14-Hour Broadcast Is Coming Back
And yes, the next Live Letter will be part of it.By QuintLyn Bowers - 2 days ago
Always Online Podcast: Fallout Inspired MMORPG Ashfall Looks ROUGH, Who Is Leaving Blizz, And Battlefield's Glee Ep 449
No joke, an Eastern inspired, Fallout MMORPG sounds awesome...but Ashfall looks rough...By Michael Byrne - 1 day ago
New Tactical Shooter World War 3 Enters Open Beta September 29
Players who purchased the Closed Beta pack will be able to take part in the 3-day head start.By QuintLyn Bowers - 1 day ago
💣 Feature | Genshin Impact Ningguang Guide: Kit, Best Weapons, And Artifacts
Her wealth is unsurpassed in all of Teyvat.By Aspen Pash - 2 days ago