Battle for Zendikar Announced

Battle for Zendikar, originally teased at the end of Magic's PAX East Panel, has been officially announced.

Set Name: Battle for Zendikar
Block: Set 1 of 2 in the Battle for Zendikar block
Number of Cards: 274
Prerelease Events: September 26, 2015
Release Date: October 2, 2015
Launch Weekend: October 2–4, 2015
Game Day: October 24–25, 2015
Magic Online Prerelease Events: October 9–12, 2015
Magic Online Release Date: October 9, 2015
Magic Online Release Events: October 12–28, 2015
Pro Tour Battle for Zendikar: October 16–18, 2015
Pro Tour Battle for Zendikar Location: Milwaukee, WI, USA
Pro Tour Battle for Zendikar Formats:

  • Swiss: Standard, Battle for Zendikar Draft
  • Top 8: Standard
  • Official Three-Letter Code: BFZ
    Twitter Hashtag: #MTGBFZ
    Initial Concept and Game Design: Mark Rosewater (lead),Ian Duke, Dan Emmons, Ethan Fleischer, Dave Guskin,Ari Levitch
    Final Game Design and Development: Erik Lauer (lead), Tim Aten, Kelly Digges, Ian Duke, Ben Hayes, Shawn Main, Yoni Skolnik, with contributions from Matt Tabak
    Languages: English, Chinese Simplified, Chinese Traditional, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish
    Available in: Booster Packs, Intro Packs*, Fat Pack*, Event Deck*
    (* Not available in all languages. Not all products available on Magic Online)

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