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Limited Challenges Arrive On Magic Online Along With Various Bug Fixes

Check out the updates and new events coming soon to Magic Online.

Minsc and Boo, Timeless Heroes illustrated by Andreas Zafiratos

As part of an ongoing series of weekly changes, Wizards of the Coast (WotC) has announced the updates and changes for Week 2 of Dominaria United on Magic Online.

Dominaria United Commander Decks On Sale

Beginning Thursday, September 8 at 10 AM PT, Commander players can get the Painbow and Legends’ Legacy preconstructed decks for $29.99 plus tax.

Treasure Chest Updates

A new category in Treasure Chests will show up every one in four chests — the TC only category. These slots will include cards not found in booster packs. More cards are being injected into the Treasure Chests to help players get the cards they need. This includes all the initiative cards as well as some of the background cards from Commander Legends: Battle for Baldur’s Gate. This means Legacy players will be able to find Minsc & Boo, Timeless Heroes, Maddening Hex, and more.

Upcoming Super Qualifiers

DateTime (PT)Time (UTC)Format
Saturday, September 107:00 AM14:00DMU Sealed
Sunday, September 117:00 AM14:00DMU Sealed

Format Challenges

Format Challenges are scheduled to run every weekend for the foreseeable future and are the first step to qualifying for Premier Play. The schedule for upcoming Format Challenges can be found below:

Time (PT)SaturdaySunday
12:00 AM Vintage Challenge
1:00 AMNEW! 32-Player Limited ChallengeNEW! 32-Player Limited Challenge
2:00 AMPauper Challenge 
4:00 AM32-Player Legacy ChallengeModern Challenge
6:00 AMStandard ChallengePioneer Challenge
8:00 AMModern ChallengeLegacy Challenge
10:00 AMVintage ChallengePauper Challenge
12:00 PMNEW! Limited ChallengeNEW! Limited Challenge
2:00 PMPioneer ChallengeStandard Challenge

Bug Fixes & Updates

  • Muxus, Goblin Grandee will correctly allow Goblins it finds to enter the battlefield untapped.
  • Ruxa, Patient Professor will correctly limit its bonuses to creatures you control with no abilities.
  • Winds of Abandon will correctly allow opponents to search their library.
  • Faerie Miscreant has been removed from the Pauper ban list, and Lurrus of the Dream-Den has been reinstalled on the Pioneer ban list.
  • Cards that sacrifice X permanents for an effect (Lonis, Cryptozoologist; Chatterfang, Squirrel General; Eliminate the Competition, et al.) will correctly allow permanents to be chosen to sacrifice.

The next downtime is scheduled for October 18 at 9 AM PT.

Read the original article from Wizards of the Coast.