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Author - Crispin O'Toole-Bateman, Lore -

As the players take their final bow, it’s easy to see once more just how much effort has gone into making Theros ooze Ancient Greece. The story plays out like many of the myths and legends of that time, and the characters exhibit similar traits. 

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Author - Crispin O'Toole-Bateman, Lore -

Theros is one of the most successful examples of flavour in a Magic set that’s happened in 25 years of the game; Theros Beyond Death looks sure to follow in its footsteps.

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Author - Crispin O'Toole-Bateman, Lore -

Theros: Beyond Death is our first return visit to this incredible plane, and for some it will represent the very first time playing with these enchanting (pun intended) cards.

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Author - Crispin O'Toole-Bateman, Lore -

Magic could have been a game of numbers – casting Wrath of God could easily have become:

“I utilise two of my white resource pieces, and two generic resources to apply card A133, removing all repeating score decrease cards from the table and placing them in the used pile.”

Somehow the idea of calling down anger from the heavens themselves to destroy the armies on the battlefield and cast their bodies and memories into the grave has a little more punch.

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Author - Crispin O'Toole-Bateman, Lore -

The stories of Liliana and Garruk collide, culminating around an ancient artifact - the Chain Veil.

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