Magic Online Spotlight Coming in May

Posted in Arcana on April 15, 2014

By Trick Jarrett

Patrick "Trick" Jarrett oversees web content and social media for Magic, and acts as the publisher of and Magic content on the web. He's an ardent Commander player and lover of the game he's played since Ice Age.

Yesterday, we announced a Magic Online Wide Beta Spotlight starting on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, after Magic Online returns from downtime and continuing until 10:00 AM PDT on Friday. During that time we'll also launch Journey into Nyx Prereleases on Magic Online; those will go live on Thursday, May 8, at 10:00 AM PDT.

You should read the whole article by Chris Kiritz about the spotlight and about what we've done to improve stability in the Beta client:

As I've mentioned before, we brought an external team of platform specialists onboard to address some of the foundational issues with the Wide Beta that were contributing to its stability and performance issues. We set a stability and performance bar for the external team to reach before moving back to feature development, and we're happy to announce that with the build released on April 9, we reached that bar.

Go read the full article for more information!

Latest Arcana Articles


December 10, 2015

Best of 2015 and Holiday Treats by, Blake Rasmussen

With the holidays upon us, the crew at DailyMTG and the rest of Wizards of the Coast is going to be taking a bit of a break. But that doesn't mean there's nothing going on for you, gentle...

Learn More



Arcana Archive

Consult the archives for more articles!

See All