|Released: October 1996
Design Team: Bill Rose (lead), Charlie Cantina, Don Felice, Howard Kahlenberg, Joel Mick
Development Team: Bill Rose (lead), Mike Elliott, William Jockusch, Mark Rosewater
Art Director: Sue-Ann Harkey
|New Mechanics: charms, flanking, instant enchantments, phasing
Factoid: Mirage was the set that began what is now known as "block rotation;" it was designed as the first set of three with a common setting and themes.
Cards in Eighth Edition that originated in Mirage:
|Foratog||Hammer of Bogardan||Pacifism||Rampant Growth|
|Mind Bend||Maro||Patagia Golem||Sunweb|
Bold indicates a card that has never appeared in a Core Set before.