12 Oct 2019 8:02 PM +00:00 UTC

Magic: The Gathering Just Announced The Official Release & Pre-Release Event Dates of 2 New Sets

With Throne of Eldraine already released, Magic: The Gathering fans are looking forward to the forthcoming expansions next year: Theros: Beyond Death, Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths, Core Set 2021, and Zendikar Rising. Recently, Wizards of the Coast has announced the release dates for the next two Standard-legal MTG sets.

Over on Magic Europe's Twitter page, Wizards of the Coast has revealed the release dates for Theros: Beyond Death (January 24, 2020) and Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths (April 24, 2020). They also announcedfor the dates of the pre-release events for both sets: January 17-19 for Theros: Beyond Death, and April 17-19 for Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths.

Wizards of the Coast hasn't revealed much about the next two MTG sets but so far, we know that Elspeth is returning from the dead in Theros: Beyond Death thanks to a promotional artwork featuring the character, and all we know about Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths is that it's a "monster world" that will let players create their own monsters and will feature "one of the craziest" MTG mechanics ever.

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While Wizards of the Coast hasn't revealed the official release dates for Core Set 2021 and Zendikar Rising, they will most likely be released in July and October, respectively.

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