Challenger Decks 2021
|Challenger Decks 2021|
|Set symbol||This set has no own expansion symbol.|
|Symbol description||Cards use the symbol of their original expansion.|
|Release date||April 2, 2021|
|Set size||Four 75-card constructed decks|
|Challenger Deck series|
|Magic: The Gathering Chronology|
Challenger Decks 2021 is a set of four individual preconstructed 75-card challenger decks that became available on April 2, 2021 (due to production issues this date was moved up from March 26).
Description[edit | edit source]
Like its previous installments, these challenger decks are built with more tournament-play competitive players in mind. The 75-card decks are geared toward Standard play for the Friday Night Magic player. They are intended to be playable and competitive at a local level right out of the box. All cards will have been previously printed in Standard and are Standard-legal. They contain fan-favorite cards from Kaldheim, Zendikar Rising, Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths, Core Set 2021, Theros Beyond Death, and Throne of Eldraine.
The decks are available in English, French, German, and Japanese.
Contents[edit | edit source]
Each package contains:
- a 60-card main deck
- a 15-card sideboard
- 6 DFC helper cards
- 5 double-sided tokens
- a card divider
- a box capable of holding 75 sleeved cards
Decks[edit | edit source]
Tokens[edit | edit source]
Each deck comes with 5 double-sided tokens, pulled from the following list (original expansion and token number in parentheses):
- 4/4 Angel Warrior creature with flying (ZNR #1)
- 1/1 Human creature (ELD #2)
- 2/2 Pegasus creature with flying (THB #3)
- */* Illusion creature (ZNR #6)
- */* Shark creature with flying (IKO #7)
- 1/1 Faerie Rogue creature with flying (ZNC #3)
- 1/1 Goblin Rogue creature (ZNC #5)
- 1/1 Satyr creature with “This creature can’t block” (THB #9)
- 3/3 Beast creature (M21 #10)
- 1/1 Insect creature (ZNR #7)
- 0/1 Goblin Construct artifact creature with “This creature can't block” and “At the beginning of your upkeep, this creature deals 1 damage to you” (ZNR #11)
- 0/4 Wall artifact creature with defender (THB #14)
References[edit | edit source]
- Printed on the Card-frame
- Wizards of the Coast (February 12, 2021). "Challenger Decks 2021". magicthegathering.com. Wizards of the Coast.
- WPN (February 12, 2021). "Challenger Decks 2021: Everything You Need to Know". Wizards Play Network.
- Magic: The Gathering (March 5, 2021). "Update: Due to production issues, Challenger Decks 2021 release date has been moved to April 2". Twitter.
- REVEALING: The 2021 Challenger Decks! What's Inside?! (Video). Good Morning Magic. YouTube (February 12, 2021).
- Adam Styborski (April 8, 2021). "Check Out The New Packaging for Commander (2021 Edition) and Beyond". magicthegathering.com. Wizards of the Coast.