MAGIC 2015 - DUELS OF THE PLANESWALKERS NOW AVAILABLE ON iPAD

MAGIC 2015 - DUELS OF THE PLANESWALKERS NOW AVAILABLE ON iPAD

 

BEST-SELLING FRANCHISE LAUNCHES ON OTHER PLATFORMS STARTING JULY 16

 

Renton, WA, July 9, 2014 – In an exciting worldwide exclusive, Wizards of the Coast today announced the release of Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers on iPad®. The launch signifies the first in the Magic 2015 product line-up and will be followed by releases on other platforms starting on July 16th.

 

Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers challenges players to “Hunt Bigger Game” and confront the deadliest hunter in the Magic Multiverse – Garruk Wildspeaker. Players must attempt to stop Garruk as he turns his instincts away from beasts of the wild to a new quarry – you, his fellow Planeswalker. New this year to the latest installment of Duels of the Planeswalkers is the introduction of a full deck-building experience, allowing fans to customize their style of play like never before.

 

Available today exclusively on iPad, Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers will later launch on PC via Steam®, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Amazon Kindle, and Android on Google Play beginning July 16.  The release of the paper Magic 2015 Core Set follows on Friday, July 18th.

 

Magic 2015 – Duels of the Planeswalkers is the perfect way to start playing the world’s best strategy game, as well as a great way for existing fans to share their favorite game with their friends. Magic: The Gathering is the first and most widely played trading card game with more than 20 million players and fans worldwide. Visit MagicTheGathering.com for more information and follow Magic on Facebook and Twitter.

 

About Magic: The Gathering

Magic: The Gathering is the world’s best strategy game with more than 20 million players and fans worldwide. Through a unique blend of digital game play and face-to-face play opportunities in more than 6,800 hobby game stores around the world, Magic offers a robust gaming experience for its global community of passionate fans. For more information, visit magicthegathering.com.

 

About Wizards of the Coast

Wizards of the Coast LLC, a subsidiary of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), is the leader in entertaining the lifestyle gamer. Wizards' players and fans are members of a global community bound together by their love of both digital gaming and in-person play. The company brings to market a range of gaming experiences under powerful brand names such as MAGIC: THE GATHERING, DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, and KAIJUDO. Wizards is also a publisher of fantasy series fiction with numerous New York Times best-sellers. For more information about our world renowned brands, visit the Wizards of the Coast Web site at www.wizards.com.

 

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