Jumpstart: Historic Horizons Comes To MTG Arena Next Week

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.

Jumpstart: Historic Horizons Drops Next Week

Scheduled downtime and the release of Jumpstart: Historic Horizons is set for Tuesday and Thursday, respectively. Matches will be prevented from starting at 8:30 AM ET/5:30 AM PT on Tuesday and downtime will officially start at 10 AM ET/7 AM PT. Downtime is predicted to end around 2 PM ET/11 AM PT. Then on Thursday, Jumpstart: Historic Horizons launches and will run through Oct. 14.

Free Flashback Premier Drafts Continue

To compensate for the delay of Jumpstart: Historic Horizons, MTG Arena is offering all players one free entry into specific Premier Drafts. All players can enter a Premier Draft for Kaladesh Remastered from Aug. 15-20, and Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths on Aug. 20-26 for free. Players can draft as many times, for the usual entry fee, following their free entry.

Upcoming Events

Midweek Magic

  • August 17-19: Standard All Access
  • August 24-26: Standard 2022
  • August 31-September 2: Historic Pauper

Quick Draft

  • August 10-27: Kaldheim
  • August 27-September 10: Adventures in the Forgotten Realms

Other Events

  • August 12-24: Historic Brawl Festival
  • August 15-20: Premier Draft Kaladesh Remastered (first entry free)
  • August 20-26: Premier Draft Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths (first entry free)
  • August 24-September 9: Historic Brawl queue
  • August 26-October 14: Jumpstart: Historic Horizons

Read the original article from WotC.