Everything We Know (So Far) About MTG’s The Brothers’ War

Key dates and product information for Magic’s next Standard-legal set

The Brothers’ War is the fourth Standard-legal set of 2022 and is scheduled to debut in November. Below you’ll find all the important information you’ll need to know leading up to its release. This article will be updated as new information is released, so be sure to bookmark it and check back frequently!

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Key Dates

  • November 11-17 – Prerelease
  • November 18-20 – Launch Party
  • November 21-26 – Commander Nights
  • December 3-11 – Game Day
  • December 16-18 – Commander Celebration

Preview Schedule

Product Information

The Brothers’ War will follow a standard line-up of products, minus Theme Boosters, which have been replace by Jumpstart Boosters, as of the release of Dominaria United.

Draft Boosters

  • 36 The Brothers’ War MTG Draft Boosters—the best boosters for drafting The Brothers’ War
  • 15 Magic cards per booster
  • At least 1 card of rarity Rare or higher in every pack
  • 1 Traditional Foil card in 33% of packs

Prerelease Bundles

  • 6 The Brothers’ War Draft Boosters
  • 1 foil, year-stamped Rare or Mythic Rare
  • 1 MTG Arena code card (only available in select regions)
  • 1 deck box
  • 1 Spindown die

Set Boosters

  • 30 The Brothers’ War Set Boosters—the best MTG boosters to open just for fun
  • 12 Magic: The Gathering cards per booster
  • 1–5 cards of rarity Rare or higher in every pack
  • Traditional Foil card and Art Card in every pack

Collector Boosters

  • 12 The Brothers’ War MTG Collector Boosters
  • 15 Magic cards + 1 foil token in each booster
  • 10–11 foil cards in every pack
  • 1 special Mythic Rare + 5 cards of rarity Rare or higher in every pack


  • The Brothers’ War Set Boosters
  • 1 foil alt-art promo card
  • 40 basic land cards (20 foil + 20 nonfoil)
  • Spindown life counter (red or green) + card storage box

Brothers’ War Commander

  • 100-card ready-to-play The Brothers’ War Commander Decks
  • 2-card Collector Booster Sample Pack
  • Deck includes 2 traditional foils + 98 nonfoil cards
  • 1 foil-etched Display Commander
  • 10 double-sided tokens + life tracker and deck box
  • Introduces 10 MTG cards not found in the BRO main set


  • 18 The Brothers’ War Jumpstart Boosters—20 Magic cards per booster
  • 2 Traditional Foil Land cards in every pack
  • 2 Rare cards in every pack—including 1 card from a pool of Rares not found in the BRO main set
  • Each pack has 1 of 5 possible themes and each theme comes in 2 variants—mix and match for wild mashups


  • 400 basic lands from The Brothers’ War Jumpstart collection
  • Includes 80 lands for each mana color—80 Plains (White), 80 Islands (Blue), 80 Swamps (Black), 80 Mountains (Red), and 80 Forests (Green)
  • Each land type has 3 different card art versions—every box contains all 3 versions
  • Comes in reusable storage box

The Brothers’ War is scheduled to release on November 18.