PREVIEW: ‘MAGIC: THE GATHERING – RIVALS OF IXALAN’
Posted December 13th 2017 by CardGameGeek

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Wizards of the Coast has shared package art for Magic: The Gathering – Rivals of Ixalan, which releases on January 19.

The 196-card Rivals of Ixalan set will be available in Booster Packs, Prerelease Packs, Planeswalker Decks and a Bundle. The set was announced earlier this year (see “New Year of 'Magic: The Gathering' Releases Revealed”):

  • The Rivals of Ixalan Prerelease Pack includes four Rivals of Ixalan Booster Packs, 2 Ixalan Booster Packs, a randomized, date-stamped, premium promo card (drawn from the rare or mythic cards in the set), a spindown life counter. MSRP is $25.99.  Prerelease weekend is January 13 – 14.

  • The Booster Packs each include 15 randomly inserted cards. MSRP is $3.99. The Rivals of Ixalan Booster Display includes 36 Booster Packs. Draft Weekend is January 20 – 21. Magic League begins January 22.

  • The Planeswalker Deck features a ready-to-play 60-card deck with a foil premium Planeswalker card, 2 Rivals of Ixalan Booster Packs, a strategy insert, and a learn-to-play guide. MSRP is $14.99. The Planeswalker Deck Display includes six decks (2 different decks, three copies of each).

  • The Rivals of Ixalan Bundle includes 10 Booster Packs, a card box, a player’s guide (with complete visual encyclopedia) 80 Basic land cards, a learn-to-play guide, a spindown life counter, and two deck boxes.  MSRP is $42.99.



This booster set follows a group of unique and gift-related Magic products arriving in time for the holiday season (see “Preview: 'Magic: The Gathering: Iconic Masters',” “Preview: 'M:TG - From the Vault: Transform', ” “'Magic: The Gathering - Unstable' Set Asks 'What If?',” and “ Art and Details for Multiplayer 'Magic' Standalone Game”).

Original Article published by ICv2.