21, May, 21

Returning Modern Horizons MTG Cards With Retro Frame Treatment Can Only Be Found in Modern Horizons 2 Collector Boosters

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There’s a group of Modern Horizons returning in Modern Horizons 2 but you can only find them in one place.

Modern Horizons 2 will offer players and collectors various treatments of Magic: The Gathering cards that will be featured in the upcoming straight-to-Modern expansion, and Wizards of the Coast already confirmed that it will have traditional foils, foil-etched, borderless alternate-art, showcase sketch, retro frames, and foil retro frames. Some of these treatments will only be available in certain Modern Horizons 2 products like Collector Boosters and Set Boosters, so to an average consumer, it may be hard to figure out which product offers which versions.

Even Cardboard Crack made a new comic strip about this:

On Thursday, Wizards of the Coast gave us our first look at a couple of returning cards from the first Modern Horizons with the retro frame treatment: Force of Negation and Giver of Runes.

Force of Negation

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Giver of Runes

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Wizards of the Coast revealed that there will be a group of returning Modern Horizons cards in Modern Horizons 2 with retro frames and foil-etched treatment, but you can only find them in Modern Horizons 2 Collector Boosters.

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Here are the contents of a Modern Horizons 2 Collector Booster:

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Non-foil retro frame cards can still be found in Draft and Set Boosters, but you won’t find the returning Modern Horizons cards there. Traditional foil versions have a chance to show up in any of the booster types, while the foil-etched versions will be exclusive to Collector Boosters.

If you’re excited for Modern Horizons 2, you can now preorder Draft Boosters, Collector Boosters, Set Boosters, and Bundles online .

Modern Horizons 2 is scheduled to release on June 18, 2021. The official preview season for Modern Horizons 2 is set to begin, and you can check out the list of outlets where you can find them here. You can check out spoiler section here.

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