Magic: the Gathering
Universes Beyond: Wizards Announces Partnership with Fortnite and Street Fighter
In addition to the new partnerships, updates were also announced on other partnerships, such as Warhammer 40K and the Lord of the Rings trilogy.
Magic Showcase 2021, where it brought great news about releases scheduled for 2022. Wizards also announced new additions to the
Universes Beyondproject, which aims to bring other elements of pop culture and other universes into the Magic world.
Warhammer 40,000game will appear in a series of
four Commander Decksthat will follow the same structure as traditional Commander Decks with exclusive reprints and cards, and are expected to come out
in the second half of 2022.
Lord of the Rings
Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle Earthwill be released as a special set, with drfat boosters that will bring the world of JR Tolkien into the universe of Magic: The Gathering. The set will include iconic characters such as
Gandalf, Frodo, Aragorn, The Ring, among others in card form, and because The Lord of the Rings universe fits so well into the Magic universe, Wizards made the decision to
make the cards in the set valid in Modern, and cast them in Magic Online and Magic Arenaas well. The collection will also feature
Commander Decksand special
Secret Lair dropsand is a set to come out in
Secret Lair: Fortnite
Fortnite. The partnership will take place on a Secret Lair product that will have card
reprintswith illustrations inspired by the game.
Secret Lair: Street Fighter
Street Fighterfighting game franchise, Wizards will launch a Secret Lair modeled after Secret Lair: The Walking Dead, where characters from the franchise will be portrayed on exclusive
cards with unique mechanics. These cards will be available in Secret Lair and, at a later date, in the Standard Edition Set Boosters