Wizards of the Coast gave us the best look at their upcoming Magic: The Gathering Universes Beyond Set to date with a first-look at The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-Earth. Check out some of the new cards they showed off from the set below. It releases in paper on June 23rd, 2023.

The New Cards Of The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-Earth

That version of the One Ring above, is one of one. That means, there will only be one out there in booster packs. For a handy guide to the variants of the ring, check out the graphic below.

A Sol Ring For Each Race, Commander Players Look Out!

The card Sol Ring is one of the most powerful in Magic’s history and with the release of The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-Earth, we’re getting three variants of the card.

If you want more information on how to find these special variants, check the graphic below.

Box-Topper Variants Of Existing Magic Cards

For those who buy booster boxes of The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-Earth, there’ll be a special box-topper pack with Middle-Earth versions of existing Magic cards, check them out below.


  • MagicCon: Minneapolis: May 5–7
  • The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-earth Debut and Previews Begin: May 30
  • Card Previews: May 30–June 9
  • Commander Previews and Decklists: June 8
  • Complete Card Image Galleries: June 9
  • In-Store Prerelease Events: June 16–22
  • MTG Arena Digital Release: June 20
  • Global Tabletop Release: June 23
  • Launch Party Events: June 23–25
  • Bundle: Gift Edition Release: July 7
  • The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-earth In-Store Celebration Events: July 7–9
  • Commander Parties: July 21–23
  • MagicCon: Barcelona featuring The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-earth: July 28–30
  • Store Championships: August 5–13
  • Holiday Release: November 3

This is shaping up to be the biggest release in the history of Magic: the Gathering. You can get much more information from Wizards of the Coast and their blog post from today – HERE.

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