Magic: Gathering will welcome Final Fantasy and Assassin’s Creed characters in 2024 through Wizards of the Coast’s Universities go beyond creativity. Wizards President Cynthia Williams made the announcement live during Hasbro’s 2022 Investment Day presentation.
Announced in 2021, Outside of universities is how Wizards bring outside properties into the highly collectible world of Magic. Crossovers have so far included attributes such as Zombie, Strange things, Street fighterand Fortniteand will soon include characters from Warhammer 40,000 won and Dr. Ai The universe.
During the presentation, Hasbro also revealed more financial details about the success of its gaming franchises. So far, executives say, the 2022 “hit release” set includes Magic: Gathering each card has made at least $100 million in revenue. That put the collectible card game on the verge of becoming the first Hasbro franchise to generate $1 billion in annual sales on its own.
What? Magic What formats will these Universes Beyond cards be compatible with? Hasbro hasn’t quite said it yet. In fact, they don’t even hint at how these cards will be sold. To date, the Universes Beyond card has come in many formats, including print-on-demand Secret lair card and official Command deck of cards.