Magic the Gathering Board Game Summons Title & Box Art

February 12, 2015 - 10:30pm
magic planeswalkers In an article recently published by IGN.com, the official title was revealed for the previously announced board game by Wizards of the Coast and Hasbro based on the Magic: the Gathering card game: Magic the Gathering: Arena of the Planeswalkers.  The game is a strategy battle game that features five Planeswalker figures:  Chandra Nalaar, Jace Beleren, Nissa Revane, Liliana Vess, and Gideon. The game box will include:
  • Six modular board pieces
  • Four plastic terrain pieces
  • Three plastic glyphs
  • Two temple ruins
  • Five painted Planeswalker mini figures
  • 30 squad mini figures
  • One 20-sided die
  • Eight combat dice
  • 30 damage counters
  • 60 spell cards
  • 10 Squad stat cards
  • Five Planeswalker cards
The game is set to release in June of 2015.  For more details on this announcement and to see some of the artwork samples for the game, view the full article here.