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Strixhaven: School of Mages Release Date Confirmed April 15, 2021: Everything We Know So Far

MTG Arena’s upcoming set, Strixhaven: School of Mages will be released to MTG Arena (and Magic Online) April 15, 2021! This was confirmed by Wizards of the Coast’s latest update to the rest of the 2021 release schedule.

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Strixhaven will be the 7th Standard-legal set after Kaldheim. Let’s find out what we know so far!

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Get your book covers and spell satchels ready: our full reveal and deep dive into Strixhaven: School of Mages kicks off next week, beginning March 25 at 9 a.m. PT. You can catch all the action streaming live at and at the official Magic YouTube Channel!

  • March 25: Preview Kickoff
  • April 15: Strixhaven: School of Mages Release on MTG Arena and Magic Online
  • April 16–22: Prerelease Week
  • April 23: Strixhaven: School of Mages and Commander (2021 Edition) Tabletop Release

On MTG Arena, the usual maintenance time starts at around 8 AM Pacific Time when we can expect the patch to go live.


Earlier last month, we already saw tonnes of information about Strixhaven, including 5 cards, one associated with each school (enemy color pair), some cards from the Mystical Archive and even product images. There’s a lot of information there already, so be sure to check out the full article:

As always, you can find the latest spoilers for the set on this page:

What are you most looking forward to in the new set? Let us know in the comments below!

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