Faces of Urza

Posted in Arcana on March 25, 2010

By Wizards of the Coast

There was a time when Urza was the most important unseen figure in Magic. He had Urza's Tower, Urza's Miter, and Sunglasses of Urza. But no one knew what he looked like.

Eventually, of course, he made an appearance on a card: Mind Over Matter, from Exodus.

Mind Over Matter | Art by Keith Parkinson

The next block was Urza's Saga, so it's no surprise that Urza's appearances ramped up a bit. Since then, he's appeared on many cards. Sometimes he's been Blind Seer, and one time he was a Legacy Weapon. Since his story spans thousands of years, it's not surprising that he sometimes looks a little different. Here's some of our favorite Urza cameos.

Urza's Incubator | Art by Pete Venters

Opportunity | Art by Ron Spears

Shower of Sparks | Art by Christopher Moeller

Urza Vanguard Card | Art by Mark Tedin

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