Scars of Mirrodin

Posted in Feature on May 18, 2010

By Wizards of the Coast

Collector's Highlights

  • Scars of Mirrodin is the first set in the Scars of Mirrodin block.
  • The set features 249 black bordered cards, including randomly inserted premium versions of all cards in the set.
  • It will be available in intro packs, booster packs and fat packs.
  • The set introduces new mechanics including: Metalcraft, Infect, and Proliferate.
  • New Planeswalker cards are included.

The Corrosion Begins

The metal plane of Mirrodin shines under the light of five suns ... but it’s now tarnished by the deadly scourge known as Phyrexia. As you travel this threatened land, you know a conflict is brewing.

Dark forces have begun to assemble. Which side will you command?

Explore the plane of Mirrodin and follow the conflict as it unfolds here.

Prerelease Date: September 25-26, 2010
Release Date: October 1, 2010
Launch Party: October 1-3, 2010
Magic Online Release: October 18, 2010
Game Day: October 30-31, 2010

Design Team: Mark Rosewater (lead), Mark Gottlieb, Alexis Janson, Erik Lauer, Matt Place, Mark Globus, Nate Heiss

Development Team: Mike Turian (lead), Aaron Forsythe, Erik Lauer, Mark Purvis, Matt Place

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