Guides

Welcome to MTG Arena Zone’s guide section. This set of articles aims to help players from complete beginners with all that they need to start playing Magic: The Gathering, to experts on how to improve their gameplay. You will also find the latest premium deck guides that show you how to sideboard against common matchups!

Eldraine Mastery

Eldraine Mastery was made available with the release of Throne of Eldraine on September 26, 2019. It is set to expire when the next set, Theros: Beyond Death is released on January 16, 2020. Eldraine Mastery XP Use the Mastery…

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Wildcards

In this article we explain everything about the Wildcard system in MTG Arena! What they are, how to obtain and redeem them, and the best cards to craft using these Wildcards.

Core Set 2020 Limited Guide (Part 1)

Hello again everyone, It feels like it has been a while since writing one of these! In addition to enjoying my summer off I have been playing a good amount of Core Set 2020 (M20) since its release and I…

Core Set 2020 Limited Guide (Part 2)

In this section I will be discussing my picks for the best common and uncommon cards for each color. These are cards that should be prioritized when drafting. Additionally, each color has a couple themes that you should keep in…

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Vault

In this article we explain the how the Vault reward system works in MTG Arena and how you can open it and check its progress.
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Weekly Wins

In this article we list all the daily quests available in MTG Arena, how it works, how to complete them and the best way to maximize your rewards.
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Daily Quests

In this article we list all the daily quests available in MTG Arena, how it works, how to complete them and the best way to maximize your rewards.
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Core Set 2020 Draft Guide

Core Set 2020 Traditional Draft is live from July 8 until the next set release and Ranked Draft to follow on July 19. We will guide you on how to draft the best cards and build your deck. We are…

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Core Set Mastery

Core Set Mastery was made available with the release of Core Set 2020 and 0.16.00.00 game update on July 2, 2019. The Mastery is set to expire on September 24, 2019 4 a.m. PT (11 a.m. UTC), the same day…

Deathsie's Draft Tier List

Deathsie’s Draft Tier List

Deathsie is a limited specialist streamer, imploring an unconventional and academic approach to Magic: The Gathering. He is an infinite drafter, with the highest % of Wildcards in his Vault and is consistently in the high Mythic ranks. He also…