MAGIC ORIGINS SET LAUNCHES TODAY July 17, 2015

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Jul 172015
 

MAGIC ORIGINS SET LAUNCHES TODAY

 

Release Marks New Beginning for the Storyline of Magic: The Gathering, Updated Block Set Structure

 

July 17, 2015RENTON, WA – Wizards of the Coast today released Magic Origins, the latest Magic: The Gathering trading card game (TCG) set. This pivotal new set reveals the origin stories of five of Magic‘s most beloved Planeswalker characters, as well as ushering in the new block set release structure. Magic Origins sets up an expansive, epic storyline that will inform the creative direction for future sets of the world’s most popular TCG.

 

For the first time ever, players will learn how five of Magic’s most iconic Planeswalkers – Gideon Jura, Jace Beleren, Liliana Vess, Chandra Nalaar, and Nissa Revane – discovered their sparks and began their journeys. Moments from each of these Planeswalkers’ origin stories will play out in the card set, with the inclusion of double-faced Planeswalker cards spotlighting key moments in the characters’ backgrounds.

 

In addition to double-faced Planeswalker cards and a deeply integrated storyline, Magic Origins will include powerful and popular reprints, including cards with the Renowned and Spell Mastery mechanics, along with dozens of other fan favorites.

 

This Planeswalker spark also exists in Magic‘s 20 million players and fans worldwide. For many fans, playing Magic has become a pivotal point in their own lives, as they forge life-long friendships in a welcoming and supportive community united by the fun of playing the world’s best strategy game. With face-to-face play events and social gatherings in more than 7,000 hobby game stores around the world, Magic: The Gathering invites players to ignite their own spark and join the ranks of the most passionate fans in gaming.

 

Magic Origins is now available worldwide. Please visit MagicTheGathering.com for the latest news and updates – or to locate a participating store – and follow Magic on Facebook and Twitter.

 

About Magic: The Gathering

Magic: The Gathering is the world’s best strategy game with more than 20 million players and fans worldwide. In this innovate card game, players build personalized decks using cards they collected through booster packs and trading with friends. Magic offers a robust gaming experience for its community of passionate fans through face-to-face play events and social gatherings in more than 7,000 hobby game stores around the world, complemented by its Duels of the Planeswalkers and Magic Online digital games. For more information, visit Magicthegathering.com.

 

 

About Wizards of the Coast

Wizards of the Coast LLC, a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), is the leader in entertaining the lifestyle gamer. Wizards’ players and fans are members of a global community bound together by their love of both digital gaming and in-person play. The company brings to market a range of gaming experiences under powerful brand names such as MAGIC: THE GATHERING and DUNGEONS & DRAGONS. Wizards is also a publisher of fantasy series fiction with numerous New York Times best-sellers. For more information about our world renowned brands, visit the Wizards of the Coast Web site at www.wizards.com.

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Yu-Gi-Oh!: Crossed Souls Advance Edition Display July 3rd

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Jun 132015
 

Yu-Gi-Oh!: Crossed Souls Advance Edition Display

$99.90

 

The Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game just got a powerful enhancement with the release of a new product configuration, the Crossed Souls Advance Edition! In addition to the 3 booster packs of Crossed Souls, Duelists will also receive 2 Super Rare cards, one from Crossed Souls and one from the upcoming booster set!

 

Duelists have greater Deck-building opportunities than ever before with the new Zefra monster theme that crosses over five different Deck types! Duelists with Shaddoll, ‘tellarknight, Yang Zing, Nekroz, or Ritual Beast Decks can add their new Zefra monsters to upgrade their Deck, or power up their Deck of Zefra monsters instead. Crossed Souls also arms Duelists with new non-Zefra cards for their Burning Abyss, Madolche, Infernoid, U.A., Yosenju, and other Decks.

 

In addition to the 3 booster packs of Crossed Souls, Duelists will also receive 1 of 2 Super Rare cards of Common and/or Rare cards from Crossed Souls, plus 1 of 2 foil version preview cards of non-foil cards from the next booster set, providing the ultimate value for Duelists!

 

Each Crossed Souls Advance Edition contains:

3 Crossed Souls Booster Packs

1 of 2 Super Rare cards of Common and/or Rare cards from Crossed Souls

1 of 2 Super Rare cards from Common and/or Rare cards from the upcoming booster set

 

Configuration:

3 Packs, 2 Super Rare per Deck

10 Decks per Display

Legendary Encounters: A Predator Deck Building Game

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Jun 132015
 

PredatorLegendary Encounters: A Predator Deck Building Game

$59.99

 

Legendary Encounters is back with an all new “Predator” core set!

 

Play as the Predator hunting down humans as well as recruiting the ultimate military unit to track down and destroy the Predator. The game will feature some of Predator and Predator 2’s  greatest protagonists, including Dutch, Blaine, Mac and Dillon, as they go head to head with the Ultimate hunter.

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Yu-Gi-Oh!: Star Pack ARC-V Booster Display June 12th

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May 232015
 

YugiYu-Gi-Oh!: Star Pack ARC-V Booster Display

$49.50

 

The Star Pack ARC-V set contains Deck themes from the first season of the new TV show, Yu-Gi-Oh! ARC-V like Raidraptors, Performapals and Superheavy Samurai. Duelists can also collect popular cards available in various sets, stretching from Legend of Blue-Eyes White Dragon to Hidden Arsenal, so fans can find Mobius the Frost Monarch and Polymerization to Gem-Knight Fusion, X-Saber Souza, and Constellar Algiedi.

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Game of Crowns From AEG

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May 172015
 

Game of ThronesGame of Crowns

$29.99

 

Many will sit on a throne, but only one can wear the crown!

 

Long ago, the great Ruelen Empire was united under a single banner. In the aftermath of Ruele’s Doom, the Empire was shattered, torn apart into nine houses each led by one of the Emperor’s former council. The realm was thrown into bitter conflict, as each of the nine houses vied for power over the others–each seeking to reunite the broken Empire under their rule. This conflict became known as the Game of Crowns.

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May 062015
 

secret warsLegendary: Marvel: Secret Wars

$19.99

 

As the second Big Box Expansion since the Dark City, players get to play through the Secret Wars storyline within Legendary!

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CHEW: Cases of the FDA From IDW May 29th

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May 032015
 

ChewCHEW: Cases of the FDA

$35.00

 

As a Food and Drug Administration agent, it’s your job to investigate food-related crimes. From deep-fried fingers to murdered mascots you’ll need to enlist help from the likes of Tony Chu, Mason Savoy, Poyo, and more in a fast-paced, high laughs, take-that card game designed by Kevin Wilson (Arkham Horror, X-Files, Descent).

 

In CHEW: Cases of the FDA, you’ll work to solve a case pulled straight from the pages of the Eisner Award-winning comic series. Whether it’s finding clues, recruiting allies with amazing food-related super powers, or sabotaging your opponents, each round you’ll work to close the book on your particular investigation before your opponents can swoop in and steal your spot as the top-food-cop in town. And the best part? The box is chockfull of CHOGS (Half-chicken, half-frogs, all-adorable)!

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Mage Wars Play Mats

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Apr 282015
 

Mage Wars Play Mats

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Mage Wars Arena Play mats provide players a new look, new feel, and more portability!

These new soft, neoprene play mats are the perfect accessory for any Mage Wars Player to add to their collection!

 

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Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Wrath of the Righteous Base Set

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Apr 282015
 

pathPathfinder Adventure Card Game: Wrath of the Righteous Base Set

$59.99

 

The Abyss awaits! When the city of Kenabres is destroyed by a horde of demons, only you can save the world! In Wrath of the Righteous, the epic new Adventure Path for the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game, you will travel to the Abyss to battle the malevolent minions of the demon lord Deskari. Along the way, you’ll become mythic heroes that rival the greatest legends the world of Golarion has ever known. The saga begins in the Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Wrath of the Righteous Base Set.

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