IGN is happy to share an specific sneak peak at cards from Magic: the gathering’s upcoming Stranger things secret Lair set: chief Jim Hopper and 11, The Mage.
Hopper and eleven are both legendary creatures, each with the “friends forever” ability, which permits you to use them partnered with one another to concurrently lead a Commander deck. Right here’s what they seem like:
The Stranger things mystery Lair will have a complete of eight routinely specific playing cards (in addition to a Stranger things-themed Clue token) with full info set to be revealed on an authentic Wizards of the Coast livestream at 2:30pm PT nowadays. The set could be launched alongside six different secret Lairs as a part of Magic’s “October Superdrop,” which kicks off preorders next week on October 18.
This isn’t the first time Magic has achieved a crossover with a famous tv show, and it probably won’t be the remaining either. A promotional set raising money for charity introduced My Little Pony playing cards in 2019, at the same time as a secret Lair with characters from The strolling dead launched in 2020. Wizards of the Coast has additionally already introduced upcoming crossovers with avenue Fighter, Fortnite, Lord of the rings, and Warhammer 40k.
Magic: the gathering – Lord of the jewelry, road Fighter, Fortnite, Warhammer 40K Card art
WOTC says The walking useless became the maximum famous mystery Lair it has made up to now in phrases of income, but Universes past has additionally spurred uncertainty approximately Magic’s future among some fanatics. Many are excited by means of the tie-ins and the brand new gamers The taking walks lifeless proved those crossovers are capable of carry in, whilst others see it as a dilution of Magic’s own world as the range of new units keeps to boom. IGN recently spoke with Wizards of the Coast and dozens of Magic gamers – from informal enthusiasts to hall of repute pros – approximately what Magic’s destiny may appear like.