Announcing Action

Posted in Arcana on December 9, 2010

By Monty Ashley

Magic's May 2011 small set, code-named "Action," is called ... something we're not going to tell you yet.

Here's the deal: Right now, Mirrodin is the site of a war between the Mirrans and the Phyrexians. And one of those sides is going to win. But we don't want to reveal the winner just yet. So we can tell you that the third set in the Scars of Mirrodin Block is going to be either Mirrodin Pure or New Phyrexia.

Mirrodin Pure

Mirrodin Pure logo

The Sharpest Steel is Tempered in Fire

mLogoMirrodin Pure Splash

New Phyrexia

New Phyrexia logo

The Grand Compleation is Achieved

pLogoNew Phyrexia Splash
Number of Cards 175
Release Date May 13, 2011
Prerelease Events May 7-8, 2011
Launch Parties May 13-16, 2011
Design Team Ken Nagle (lead)
Dave Guskin
Joe Huber
Matt Place
Mark Rosewater
Development Team Aaron Forsythe (lead)
Dave Guskin
Zac Hill
Tom LaPille
Erik Lauer

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