Theros Beyond Death Brings Back A Familiar Magic: The Gathering Artifact Token

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Wizards of the Coast is bringing back a lot of things in the upcoming Magic: The Gathering set Theros Beyond Death: Elspeth, Ashiok, Theros gods, Polukranos, Sagas, Devotion, Constellation, and now we know that the new expansion will also bring back the colorless artifact token known called Gold.

Today, a flavorful new green Saga Enchantment card called "The First Iroanian Games" was revealed, and the Olympics-themed card has four chapters that each does a different thing. Check it out:

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English translation:

I: Create a 1/1 human soldier token. II: Put three + 1 / + 1 counters on target creature you control. III: If you control a creature with power 4 or more, draw two cards. IV: Create a Gold artifact token.

As revealed, the final chapter lets you create a colorless artifact token called Gold, which is similar to Treature tokens in that both can be sacrificed to produce a mana of any color, but unlike Treasure tokens, you don't need to tap to activate its ability and sacrifice.

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This is not the first time an MTG card has created this kind of token before. Only two cards printed before can produce a Gold token: "King Macar, the Gold-Cursed" and "Gild".

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Would you like to see more cards that produce Gold tokens? Let us know in the comments section below.

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You can check out the other Theros Beyond Death cards revealed recently here.

Theros Beyond Death, the 83rd Magic: The Gathering expansion, is set to release on January 24, 2020. Prerelease events will take place on January 17-19.

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