Universes Beyond combines Magic: The Gathering mechanics with settings different from the established Magic multiverse (see “Wizards of the Coast’s ‘Universes Beyond’ Announcement Reveals their Licensing Plans for ‘Magic: The Gathering’”).
Two additional licenses have been announced for the series, both based on video game franchises: Fortnite will appear in two Secret Lair drops, while a Street Fighter Secret Lair drop will help celebrate the 35th Anniversary of that franchise.
Click Gallery below to see artwork from the four sets.Wizards Rethinks their Approach to ‘Magic: The Gathering’ ‘Universes Beyond’ Releases”).
Wizards of the Coast also announced plans for new Standard sets for 2022 (see “Wizards of the Coast Announces 2022 ‘Magic: The Gathering’ Standard Sets”). The company has also updated its EventLink and MTG Companion tools (see “Wizards of the Coast Updates EventLink and MTG Companion App”).
In November, BOOM! Studios will offer a new one-shot Magic-based comic book (see “Planewalker Tezzeret Runs Free in New ‘Magic: The Gathering’ One-Shot”).