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Animated Series of Magic: The Gathering Coming to Netflix

Netflix and Wizards Of The Coast are joining forces to bring Magic: The Gathering to life in a new Netflix animated series.

Anthony and Joe Russo, the brothers who directed both Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame have signed on as Executive Producers for an animated series of Magic: The Gathering to premiere on Netflix.

Henry Gilroy (a writer on “Star Wars Rebels”) and Jose Molina (“The Tick”) will serve as the series lead writers.

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The brothers were quoted as saying “We have been huge fans and players of Magic: The Gathering for as long as it has been around, so being able to help bring these stories to life through animation is a true passion project for us”.

Here is the official Netflix teaser posting on Twitter.

So far we haven’t heard much information on the plot or a projected release date. But we do see Planeswalker character “Chandra” on the Netflix teaser image. Planewalkers are described as “Magic’s unique magic-wielding heroes and villains as they contend with stakes larger than any one world can hold.”

We’ll keep you posted on any new updates.

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