Gatecrash Set Launches

 

GATECRASH SET LAUNCHES

Five New Guilds Uncovered in Most Popular Plane in the Multiverse

February 1, 2013RENTON, WAWizards of the Coast today announced the launch of Gatecrash, the second set in the Return to Ravnica block for Magic: The Gathering.

Tensions are building on the city-world of Ravnica, where each guild continues to ply its own agenda to outsmart and outmaneuver the others. In this set, players will uncover the five remaining guilds – Orzhov, Dimir, Gruul, Boros, and Simic – in hopes to be the first to unravel Ravnica’s deep-rooted secrets.

Featuring 249 black-bordered cards, including randomly inserted premium version of all cards in the set, Gatecrash is available in booster packs, intro packs, and fat packs, booster battle packs and event decks.

Additional information about the five new guilds in the Gatecrash set as well as a guild quiz that will help players select a guild to affiliate with can be found at GuildsOfRavnica.com

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