Magic 2014 – DUELS OF THE PLANESWALKERS is available from today on a wide range of platform: PlayStation Network, iPad and, for the first time, Android tablet and Amazon App Store. So, fans of the game, grab it today. More information at the Press Release. Remember to read the Annex A for more details.
Magic™ 2014 – DUELS OF THE PLANESWALKERS AVAILABLE TODAY
SINGAPORE, 25 June 2013 – Wizards of the Coast today launched Magic™ 2014 – Duels of the Planeswalkers®, on PlayStation® Network, iPad and, for the first time ever, on Android tablet via Google Play and the Amazon App Store. Magic™ 2014, which will also release on Xbox LIVE® Arcade and PC via Steam® tomorrow, challenges players to “Ignite Your Spark” and help Planeswalker Chandra Nalaar in a quest for revenge as they track down a manipulative and dangerous Planeswalker foe. An engaging storyline and strong integration with the Magic™ 2014 – Core Set ties the experience together for players.
Magic™ 2014 – Duels of the Planeswalkers®, builds on the success of previous games in the franchise and adds all new features including 10 brand new decks, 15 new encounters, 10 new puzzle challenges, and an all-new Sealed Play mode, allowing players to open booster packs and build decks to play against the AI and other players. Magic™ 2014 players will get the first look at cards from the Magic™ 2014 – Core Set, including the highly anticipated Slivers cards, creating even more seamless integration between the online and offline games. Magic™ 2014 – Duels of the Planeswalkers®, is priced competitively at MSRP 800 MS Points for Xbox LIVE® or MSRP $9.99 on all other platforms. Prices may vary by platform and region.
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Magic 2014 – Duels of the Planeswalkers
In addition to Xbox LIVE Arcade, Steam and PlayStation Network, Magic 2014 – Duels of the Planeswalkers will be available on Android for the first time ever! With an easy-to-use tutorial, Magic 2014 is the best way for new players to learn how to play Magic, while also providing advanced game play modes and options to satisfy experienced players.
Magic 2014 builds on the success of previous games in the Magic: The Gathering – Duels of the Planeswalkers franchise and adds all new features including:
- Available on Android with ad hoc multiplayer play
- Immersive storyline that connects the online and offline Magic 2014 experience
- 10 Brand New Decks
- 15 New Encounters
- 10 New Puzzle Challenges
- New Game Mode
- First look at cards from the Magic 2014 – Core Set releasing later in the summer
Magic™ 2014 – Core Set
The Magic™ 2014 – Core Set will provide players with a wider Magic™ experience including new cards, face-to-face gameplay and unlimited deck building opportunities. The Magic™ 2014 – Core Set is an exciting blend of brand new cards and returning fan-favorites, and will be available at participating Wizards Play Network (WPN) hobby game stores worldwide this summer. To find a WPN location near you, visit: Wizards.com/locator.
The Magic™ 2014 – Core Set will feature:
- 249 Cards
- Planeswalkers – Ajani, Jace, Liliana, Chandra, Garruk
- In-store events throughout the year.
Magic Celebration is back for the third year in a row on September 7, 2013 at participating Wizards Play Network (WPN) locations across the world. This must-attend event brings the entire Magic community together to celebrate their shared passion with a day of no-charge Magic play. Learn more about Magic’s in-store events and find a participating WPN hobby store near you at Wizards.com/locator.
About Magic: The Gathering
Magic: The Gathering is the first and most widely played trading card game. Players take on the role of Planeswalkers – powerful mages who battle others for glory, knowledge and conquest. Their weapons include spells, creatures, and artifacts gathered from a vast Multiverse of unique fantasy worlds. With more than 12 million players and fans worldwide, Magic is printed in 11 languages and played in more than 70 countries. For more information about Magic 2014, visit www.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.
Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) is a branded play company providing children and families around the world with a wide-range of immersive entertainment offerings based on the Company’s world class brand portfolio.
From toys and games, to television programming, motion pictures, digital gaming and a comprehensive licensing program, Hasbro strives to delight its global customers with innovative, well-known and beloved brands such as TRANSFORMERS, LITTLEST PET SHOP, NERF, PLAYSKOOL, MY LITTLE PONY, G.I. JOE, MAGIC: THE GATHERING and MONOPOLY. The Company’s Hasbro Studios develops and produces television programming for markets around the world. The Hub TV Network is part of a multi-platform joint venture between Hasbro and Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK), in the U.S.
Through the company’s deep commitment to corporate social responsibility, including philanthropy, Hasbro is helping to build a safe and sustainable world for future generations and to positively impact the lives of millions of children and families every year.
It has been recognized for its efforts by being named one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” and is ranked as one of Corporate Responsibility Magazine’s “100 Best Corporate Citizens.”Learn more at www.hasbro.com