Fate Reforged is the second set in the hugely popular Khans of Tarkir block featuring 185 new cards including the brand-new Planeswalker card Ugin, the Spirit Dragon, legendary dragons as well as an exciting storyline:
The Planeswalker Sarkhan Vol has traveled back in time over a thousand years to arrive in Tarkir during the pivotal battle between the mighty dragon Planeswalkers, Nicol Bolas and Ugin. But this is not the Tarkir you know from the Khans of Tarkir set – it’s the distant past, an era dominated by dragons. His plan is to heal the Spirit Dragon Ugin, in order to restore the mighty dragons of Tarkir. But what does the future hold after he reforges fate…
Prerelease – January 17 & 18
Fate Reforged kicks off with the Prerelease events on January 17th and 18th. Prereleases are the earliest possible opportunity to play with the newest cards in Magic. These are enjoyable casual events that encourage fun over competition, and as such are perfect for new and returning players, as well as Magic veterans. More information about Prereleases can be found here: http://magic.wizards.com/en/events/event-types/prerelease
Launch Weekend – January 23 – 25
Fate Reforged products will be available in stores one week after the Prerelease on January 23rd. From this date, players will be able to purchase Booster Packs,Intro Packs, Fat Packs and Clash Packs. Additionally, participating Wizards Play Network (WPN) hobby game stores will run launch events throughout this weekend to celebrate the new set release. Find out more about the Fate Reforged product line-up and Launch Weekend here: http://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/products/card-set-archive/fate-reforged
Pro Tour Fate Reforged – February 6 – 8
Pro Tours are the ultimate skill test for Magic players. For Pro Tour Fate Reforged Magic descends on the capitol of the United States, Washington D.C., where the world’s top players will battle for fame, glory, and $250,000 in cash prizes. Players and fans who can’t make it to Washington should definitely tune in for the extensive LIVE video coverage at twitch.tv/magic. They can see live matches featuring the best Magic players in the world, behind-the-scenes interviews, and much more. Full event details and the webcast schedule can be found here: http://magic.wizards.com/en/content/event-information-pro-tour-fate-reforged
Game Day – February 14 & 15
Players who enjoy a more competitive event and want to see how they match up against their local community should go to a Game Day event on February 14th and 15th. Game Day is an exciting opportunity for players around the world to join in playing Standard with the newest cards Magic has to offer. More details can be found here: http://magic.wizards.com/en/events/event-types/gameday
About Magic: The Gathering
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