The symbol of Phyrexia

Posted in Arcana on February 16, 2004

By Wizards of the Coast

Today's Magic Arcana takes a peek at the Urza's Saga Style Guide. A style guide is a document that aids Magic artists and authors by providing visual impressions of a particular block and setting. It also provides details of the history of a Magic world.

As we saw in an earlier Arcana, the Thran have a symbol that appears on a few cards. The same is true for the Phyrexians. Here are a few Yawgmoth-themed places you'll see the circle-and-vertical-bar symbol.

Left: Urza's Saga's Order of Yawgmoth

Right: Seventh Edition's Yawgmoth's Edict

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