Ravnica Allegiance is the eleventh set in Magic: The Gathering Arena and the second in the Guilds of Ravnica block.


A list of cards will be can be found here, a card gallery here.

Release DateEdit

Ravnica Allegiance release date in Magic: The Gathering Arena will be January 17, 2019.[1] The paper card set will be released on January 25, 2019.

Themes & MechanicsEdit

Ravnica Allegiance features the guilds of Azorius (white-blue), Rakdos (black-red), Gruul (red-green), Simic (green-blue), and Orzhov (white-black).

As in Guilds of Ravnica each Guild has its own signature mechanic:[2]

  • Adapt (Simic, Color UColor G)
    new Keyword Action: Put N +1/+1 counters on a creature, if doesn't have +1/+1 counters.
  • Addendum (Azorius, Color WColor U)
    new Ability Word: A spell has improved or alternated effects when cast during main phase.
  • Afterlife (Orzhov, Color WColor B)
    new triggered ability: When this creature dies, create N 1/1 black-white Spirit tokens with Flying.
  • Riot (Gruul, Color RColor G)
    new Keyword Ability: A creature enters the battlefield with a +1/+1 counter or gains Haste. This is not a triggered ability and can't be responded to.
  • Spectacle (Rakdos, Color BColor R)
    new static ability: If your opponent was dealt damage this turn, you may cast this spell for its Spectacle cost instead of regular casting cost.

Returning mechanics will be Hybrid Mana and Split cards.

Trailer Edit

Magic The Gathering - Official Ravnica Allegiance Trailer

Magic The Gathering - Official Ravnica Allegiance Trailer


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