Standard Metagame Challenge Returns 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.

Standard Metagame Challenge Starts Friday

The Standard Metagame Challenge returns this weekend where players can win 5,000 gold and 30 packs of Innistrad: Crimson Vow. Bring a traditional Standard deck and play until you reach seven wins or one loss. Entry fee is 2,000 gold or 400 gems. Prizes break down like this:

7 wins5,000 gold and 30 packs
6 wins4,000 gold and 20 packs
5 wins3,000 gold and 10 packs
4 wins2,500 gold and 5 packs
3 wins2,000 gold and 3 packs
2 wins1,500 gold and 1 pack
1 win1,000 gold
0 wins500 gold

The Gathering Event Set For Nov. 24-28

A special All-Access Singleton event called The Gathering hits MTG Arena from Nov. 24-28 with no entry fee. Players can play a 60-card singleton deck with any card in the format as much as they want. Prizes haven’t been announced yet.

Event Schedule

Midweek Magic

  • November 16-18: Phantom Quick Draft Innistrad: Crimson Vow
  • November 23-25: Artisan

Quick Draft

  • November 12-November 26: Zendikar Rising
  • November 26-December 10: Innistrad: Crimson Vow


  • November 19-22: Standard Metagame Challenge
  • November 24-28: The Gathering
  • November 26-29: Innistrad: Crimson Vow Constructed
  • November 29-December 9: Wedding Crashers
  • December 4-5: Arena Draft Open

Read the original article from WotC.