Historic Challenge Coming To MTG Arena This Weekend

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

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Wizards of the Coast (WotC) has provided a series of important details about updates for MTG Arena.

Historic Challenge This Weekend

The high-stakes Challenge returns from June 12-15 and has been restructured to display better in the client. Prize packs will be selected from Amonkhet Remastered, Kaladesh Remastered, and Core Set 2019. Entry costs 10,000 gold or 2,000 gems and players play until they reach seven wins or two losses. Prizes payouts can be seen below:

04 Historic rare individual card rewards (ICRs)
14 Historic rare ICRs and 1,000 gold
24 Historic rare ICRs and 3,000 gold
36 Historic booster packs and 5,000 gold
412 Historic booster packs and 7,500 gold
518 Historic booster packs and 10,000 gold
624 Historic booster packs and 15,000 gold
730 Historic booster packs and 25,000 gold

Free Witherbloom Sleeve Available

Witherbloom won the College Cup so every player can log in and claim their free sleeve. Get it before it goes away soon!

Historic Anthology 5 Still Live

The fifth Historic expansion went live last month. Players can purchase the bundle for 25,000 gold or 4,000 gems.

You can view the full list of all 25 cards included in Historic Anthology 5 below:

Ancient Grudge Atarka's Command Court Homunculus Dragonstorm Dromoka's Command Elesh Norn, Grand Cenobite Grisly Salvage Ichor Wellspring Intangible Virtue Into the North Jin-Gitaxias, Core Augur Kolaghan's Command Merfolk Looter Ojutai's Command Ray of Revelation Relic of Progenitus Reverse Engineer Sheoldred, Whispering One Silumgar's Command Stifle Trash for Treasure Urabrask the Hidden Vault Skirge Vorinclex, Voice of Hunger Whirler Rogue

Jumpstart Live Through Early July

Jumpstart has returned to Arena and will run through July 8. Players mash two packs together and battle other players who have done the same. Rewards include rare or mythic rare ICRs after winning two games and players can play as many games as they want. Entry for each run costs 2,000 gold or 400 gems.

Arena Cube Runs Through June 18

The Arena Cube is still live and includes cards from the Strixhaven: School of Mages Mystical Archive. The Cube will stay on Arena until June 18.

Schedule of Events

FNM @ Home

  • June 11: Historic All Access
  • June 18: 100-card Historic Brawl
  • June 25: No Limits
  • July 2: Historic Artisan

Quick Drafts

  • May 28 – June 11: Strixhaven: School of Mages
  • June11 – June 25: Theros Beyond Death

Special Events

  • June 4 – July 8: Jumpstart
  • June 4 – June 18: Arena Cube Draft
  • June 12 – June 15: Historic Challenge
  • June 18 – June 25: Dominaria Premier Draft
  • June 19 – June 25: 100-card Historic Brawl Fest

Read the original article from WotC.