Magic: The Gathering's Assassin's Creed Spoilers

Exploring the Upcoming Magic: The Gathering – Assassin’s Creed Universes Beyond Set

Magic: The Gathering fans and Assassin’s Creed enthusiasts are in for a treat this summer. The highly anticipated Universes Beyond: Assassin’s Creed set is set to release on July 5, 2024. This collaboration brings together the thrilling world of Assassin’s Creed with the strategic depth of Magic: The Gathering, offering a unique and exciting experience for both communities.

Key Highlights of the Assassin’s Creed Set

1. Iconic Character Cards
The set features some of the most beloved characters from the Assassin’s Creed franchise. Players will find cards representing iconic figures such as Altaïr Ibn-La’Ahad, Ezio Auditore da Firenze, and Eivor. These characters come with various special treatments, including traditional foil versions and the unique “Memory Corridor” showcase style, which highlights them with distinctive artwork not seen in other Magic sets .

2. Historical Figures
In a nod to Assassin’s Creed’s rich historical tapestry, the set includes cards featuring notable historical figures like Leonardo da Vinci and Cleopatra. These cards not only bring historical depth but also come in serialized versions, making them highly collectible .

3. Powerful Artifacts and Locations
The set introduces artifacts and locations integral to the Assassin’s Creed narrative. Players can wield powerful artifact spells such as The Animus and Hidden Blade, bringing the essence of the game’s tools and locales into their Magic decks .

4. Beyond Boosters
A new product for this set, Beyond Boosters, offers a mix of cards perfect for both collectors and players. Each 7-card booster includes:

• 1 basic land or non-foil borderless scene card
• 3 uncommon cards
• 1 rare or mythic rare card
• 1 traditional foil uncommon, rare, or mythic rare card
• 1 showcase uncommon, rare, or mythic rare card (which can also be traditional foil) .

5. Special Card Treatments
The set boasts several cards with extended-art, borderless, and foil-etched treatments, enhancing their visual appeal and collectibility. Notable reprints like Sword of Feast and Famine and Temporal Trespass are among the cards receiving these special treatments .

6. Product Lineup
In addition to individual boosters, the set includes several other products tailored to different types of players:

• Starter Kit: Ideal for newcomers, it includes two ready-to-play decks.
• Bundle: Perfect for updating decks quickly, it contains six Beyond Boosters, basic lands, and a spindown life counter.
• Collector Boosters: Packed with premium versions of cards, these boosters are a must-have for serious collectors .

The Magic: The Gathering – Assassin’s Creed Universes Beyond set is a perfect blend of history, intrigue, and strategic gameplay. Whether you are a fan of the Assassin’s Creed series, a Magic player, or both, this set promises to deliver a memorable and immersive experience. Mark your calendars for July 5, 2024, and prepare to dive into the rich world of Assassin’s Creed within the Magic: The Gathering universe.

For more detailed previews and to see the full card gallery, check out the official Magic: The Gathering website.