SDCC Planeswalker Sketches

Posted in Arcana on December 16, 2014

By Blake Rasmussen

Blake is the content manager for DailyMTG.com, making him the one you should email if you have thoughts on the website, good or less good (or not good). He's a longtime coverage reporter and hasn't turned down a game of Magic in any format ever.

DailyMTG is catching you up on some of the best articles from the past year while our whole crew enjoys the holidays. We’re replaying some of our authors' most popular works and some of your favorites December 15–26, but don’t be surprised if we have a special present or two for you somewhere during the holidays…

But in the meantime, enjoy the best of 2014. Happy Holidays!


Magic has a lot going on at San Diego Comic-Con, which starts this week.

One of the coolest items available exclusively at SDCC is a Magic 2015 Planeswalker Pack featuring Garruk's Axe by NERF, with all-new art for each of the six premium black-on-black core-set Planeswalkers by renown comic-book artist Jae Lee.

If you aren't familiar with Jae Lee's work, you really should be. He's worked on comics for Marvel, DC, and Image, including, most recently, the Superman/Batman series for DC Comics. He's also worked with such iconic characters as Namor, Captain America, Ozymandias (from Before Watchmen), and the Fantastic Four.

And now he's turned his artistic eye toward Ajani, Jace, Liliana, Chandra, Nissa, and Garruk. The art is so cool and unique that we had to share it with you. Click through the sketches below and you'll see the progression from Lee's earlier takes all the way up to the finished product.

And once you're done drooling over the jaw-dropping art on these, get yourself to SDCC to pick up the Planeswalker Pack with Garruk's Axe. Can't make it to SDCC? A limited number of both the axe and the cards will also be available online at HasbroToyShop.com following the convention.

In the meantime, enjoy some seriously cool Jae Lee art (click on each image to see the progression).

Latest Arcana Articles

ARCANA

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

Articles

Articles

Arcana Archive

Consult the archives for more articles!

See All