MTG Head Designer Shares Teaser For The Lord Of The Rings: Tales Of Middle-earth

Mark Rosewater shares his teaser for Magic’s next set, The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-earth

Sauron, the Lidless Eye illustrated by Yigit Koroglu

Following preview season tradition, Magic: The Gathering Head Designer, Mark Rosewater, has shared a teaser for The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-earth to his Blogatog.

While each bullet provides a partial hint for things to come within the set, a few of the most interesting details include five different card types getting the legendary super type, new non-mana ward costs, a card that makes a Smaug creature token, and two three-color and one four-color legendary creatures.

Additionally, Rosewater shared several of the creature types being included in the set: Legendary Creature – Bird Noble, Legendary Creature – Horse, Legendary Creature – Kraken, and Legendary Creature – Spider Demon.

He also provided some card names, something Rosewater usually doesn’t add to his normal set teasers, Some card names include: Breaking of the Fellowship, One Ring to Rule Them All, Second Breakfast, and There and Back Again.

So what do you think of Rosewater’s teaser? Are there any specific hints that stick out to you? Let us know your theories!

Previews for The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-earth kick off Tuesday on Weekly MTG.