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The Game Awards 2019 has ended. And Wizards of the Coast brought a number of announcements to the show. Here’s everything D&D-related. And even a bit of Magic.
Dungeons & Dragons: Dark Alliance
We announced a brand-new third-person action RPG set in the Forgotten Realms, developed by our newly acquired games studio Tuque Games and Wizards of the Coast. Dark Alliance is all about partying up with friends and slashing your way through classic D&D monsters like gnolls and frost giants. Slay together online or on the couch in this four-player co-op game, coming to PC and consoles.
We'll have more to share on the game next year. Sign up at darkalliance.com to get more news directly.
Dark Alliance in the News
Jeff Hattem, studio lead for Tuque Games, sat down with USA TODAY to share more details on Dark Alliance and the studio.
While we’re not ready to share more details about the game, you can check out a few early alpha gameplay screenshots in the article by clicking right here.
Our partners at Cryptic Studios do a masterful job asdasd bringing the Forgotten Realms to life in Neverwinter, D&D’s action MMO. Now Cryptic turns its attention to the recently unveiled new MMO Magic Legends, a PvE experience set in the Magic multiverse where you get to create your own Planeswalker.
Magic: Theros Beyond Death Trailer Debut
Our friends at Magic have unveiled a new trailer for the next card set: Theros Beyond Death, and it’s darker than ever! It includes the return of a fan-favorite character and a clash with an unexpected foe, and could be wonderful inspiration for your next horror campaign.
A lot of people poured their hearts into bringing the characters of Magic to life in this trailer, including Grammy and Emmy nominated composer Ramin Djawadi (download the track here). We hope you enjoy what we've crafted for you.
MTG Arena: The Game Awards After Party Event
Why wait a month to play with Theros Beyond Death cards though, when you can play with them today with no entry fee!
The Game Awards After Party is a powerful and crazy three-day event in MTG Arena that brings together old and new iconic cards. We’ve never tried anything like this before, combining some of the most iconic cards in Magic's history with brand new Theros cards.
Here are the details:
- No entry fee. And no cards required.
- Choose between two pre-constructed decks. Elspeth versus Ashiok.
- Get a Theros Beyond Death booster for each of your first three wins. You can open those boosters when Theros Beyond Death releases on January 16, 2020.
- Decks contain new cards like Elspeth, Sun’s Nemesis and Ashiok, Nightmare Muse.
- Decks also contain iconic cards like Black Lotus, Mox Pearl, Ancestral Recall, and Sol Ring.