Eighth Edition Rollout - Apocalypse

Posted in Feature on June 12, 2003

By Wizards of the Coast

Eighth Edition Rollout

Apocalypse – Phyrexian Arena

Unlike Seventh Edition, Eighth Edition contains upkeep effects.

Apocalypse Information:

Released: May 2001
Design Team: Paul Peterson (lead), Randy Buehler, Charlie Cuturza, Mark Rosewater, and Teeuwynn Woodruff
Development Team: Mike Elliott (lead), Randy Buehler, Charlie Cuturza, Michael Donais, and Robert Gutschera, with contributions from Brady Dommermuth and Beth Moursund
Art Director: Dana Knutson & Ron Spears
  New Mechanics: enemy split cards, “envoys,” flagbearers, sanctuaries, “siphon” creatures, volvers
Factoid: Apocalypse marked the culmination of the Weatherlight story arc that had been going on since the Mirage block.

Cards in Eighth Edition that originated in Apocalypse:

Brass Herald Index Phyrexian Arena

Bold indicates a card that has never appeared in a Core Set before.

See the set so far.
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