Fix For Baldur’s Gate Prerelease Code Bug Plus Qualifier Play-In Event Coming To MTG Arena

Check out the updates and new events coming soon to MTG Arena

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Wizards of the Coast (WotC) has released their weekly MTG Arena update that includes details on the next Qualifer Play-In event plus new events and bug fixes.

Qualifier Play-In

The next Qualifier Play-In event will take place on June 11 and will feature Arena’s new Explorer format.

Explorer Ban List Update

Following the recent Pioneer Banned & Restricted update, Expressive Iteration is now banned in Explorer as well. Players logging in after June 9 will receive uncommon Wild Card compensation for the banned card.

Prelease Code Fix

If you experienced issues redeeming your Commander Legends: Battle for Baldur’s Gate prerelease codes, you’ll receive a voucher that will appear in the packs tab. Vouchers redeemed but not opened will be automatically converted to packs upon the release of Alchemy Horizons: Baldur’s Gate on July 7.

Premier Draft New Capenna: Alchemy

New Capenna: Alchemy Premier Drafts will be extended through June 13.

“Each Draft pack contains one card from Alchemy: New Capenna:

  • 55% of packs contain an uncommon card.
  • 38.57% of packs contain a rare card.
  • 6.43% of packs contain a mythic rare card.
  • Each rare appears twice as often as each mythic rare.”

Event Schedule

Midweek Magic

  • June 14-16: Historic Shakeup
  • June 21-23: Alchemy
  • June 28-30: Momir

Quick Draft

  • June 10-June 24: Streets of New Capenna
  • June 24-July 8: Innistrad: Midnight Hunt
  • July 8-22: Innistrad: Crimson Vow
  • July 22-August 5: Alchemy Horizons: Baldur’s Gate

Other Events

  • June 213: Premier Draft Alchemy: New Capenna
  • June 10-12: Alchemy Metagame Challenge
  • June 17-24Theros Beyond Death Premier Draft
  • June 24-July 7: Chromatic Cube

Premier Play Schedule

Qualifier Play-Ins

  • June 11, 6 AM–June 12, 6 AM: Qualifier Play-In Best-of-One (Explorer format)
  • June 17, 6 AM–June 18, 3 AM: Qualifier Play-In Best-of-Three (Explorer format)
    • Final way to qualify for June Qualifier Weekend!

Qualifier Weekend

Day 1 and Day 2 events close to new entries at 8 AM (UTC -7) each day.

  • June 18, 6 AM–June 19, 4 PM: Qualifier Weekend

Read the original announcement from WotC.