Announcing Return to Ravnica

Posted in Arcana on April 9, 2012

By Monty Ashley

Magic's October 2012 set, code-named "Hook," is called Return to Ravnica.

Return to Ravnica Logo

Return to Ravnica Expansion Symbol
Set Name Return to Ravnica
Block Set 1 of 3 in the Return to Ravnica block
Number of Cards 274
Prerelease Events September 29-30, 2012
Release Date October 5, 2012
Launch Weekend October 5-7, 2012
Game Day October 27-28, 2012
Pro Tour Return to Ravnica Dates October 19-21, 2012
Pro Tour Return to Ravnica Location Seattle, WA, USA
Pro Tour Return to Ravnica Formats Swiss:
  • Modern Constructed
  • Return to Ravnica Draft
Top 8:
  • Modern Constructed
Official Three-Letter Code RTR
Twitter Hashtag #MTGRTR
Design Team Ken Nagle (lead)
Zac Hill
Alexis Janson
Mark Rosewater
Ken Troop
Development Team Erik Lauer (lead)
Zac Hill
Dave Humpherys
Tom LaPille
Adam Lee
Billy Moreno
Shawn Main
Languages English, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
Available in Booster Packs, Intro Packs*, Event Decks*, Booster Battle Packs*, Fat Pack*

(Not available in all languages)

Illustration by Jaime Jones

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