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It’s certainly a challenge for any collectible card game to keep its player base happy. While too many freebies can hurt a game’s economy, too few might cause you to leave the game altogether. I think it’s fair to say, though, that MTG Arena is quite generous with their gifts!
Aside from the in-game rewards from drafts, leveling up and completing quests, there’s another way Arena provides you with additional goodies: promo codes! These codes come from a variety of sources and can be redeemed for tons of free stuff; cosmetics, packs, individual cards, “card styles,” or even complete decks!
With how many codes are already out there, old and new, we at Draftsim thought it might be useful to put all the good codes in one place; just follow our instructions and you’ll be getting max value in no-time.
We will make sure the codes below are up to date, so check back often for new codes!
List of Promo Codes
We’ve organized the codes below by what you can redeem them for. These categories include cosmetic codes, experience codes, and pack codes for now.
Every MTG player knows that there is something more important than simply winning; winning with style! With the introduction of cards styles, players can now bling out their collection. The codes below will add new cosmetics to your account. Note that a cosmetic style doesn’t (always) give you a copy of the card itself, however one style for a card will apply the style to any amount of that card!
|ENLIGHTENME|| Narset, Parter of Veils (WAR) Glass Card Style ||January 1, 2023|
|FOILFUNGUS|| Deathbloom Thallid (M19) card style ||January 1, 2023|
|INNERDEMON||Ob Nixilis, the Hate-Twisted (WAR) Glass Card Style||January 1, 2023|
|OVERTHEMOON||Arlinn, Voice of the Pack (WAR) Glass Card Style||January 1, 2023|
|PARALLAXPOTION||Revitalize (M19) card style||January 1, 2023|
|SHIELDSUP||Teyo, the Shieldmage (WAR) Glass Card Style||January 1, 2023|
|SHINYGOBLINPIRATE||Fanatical Firebrand (M19) Card Style||January 1, 2023|
|SPARKLEDRUID||Druid of the Cowl (M19) Card Style||January 1, 2023|
|SUPERSCRY||Opt (M19) Card Style||January 1, 2023|
|WRITTENINSTONE|| Nahiri, Storm of Stone (WAR) glass card style ||January 1, 2023|
The codes below will give you free experience points on the spot! Every 1,000 XP nets you one mastery level, and (depending on which track you’re on) each level has the possibility for extra goodies!
With the release of new sets, MTG Arena is kind enough to provide players with a couple of new packs. There are also occasional out-of-nowhere freebies. You can use these codes to get yourself some free packs and boost your decks.
|PlayAllegiance||3 Ravnica Allegiance Packs||July 1, 2020|
|PLAYWARSPARK||3 War of the Spark Packs||July 1, 2020|
|PlayM20||3 Core Set 2020 Packs||Unknown|
|PlayEldraine||3 Throne of Eldraine Packs||Unknown|
These are the active codes you can currently use. We have omitted any expired codes, and will continue to add to and prune this list as necessary.
“Anything Else?” Special Codes from Special Sources
Heck yeah! These codes are just the tip of the iceberg offered to casual players. Occasionally, if you check your e-mails, you’ll get some exclusive codes from Arena similar to those above. If you are more deeply involved in the Magic: The Gathering – especially if you play in paper – you can get A LOT of cards for Arena as well.
Sealed product codes
If you buy any of the newer Planeswalker decks you will also get a code which you can redeem in Arena to get all the cards in the deck for free!
Also, the MTG Gift Pack will come with a code to redeem the five exclusive rares in the box.
Buy cards in paper and get free digital cards for your trouble
Codes from special events
You can also attend Prerelease events and get a unique code you can use in Arena to redeem for extra goodies. In the past this has ranged from packs to a free Limited event. The codes you get from these events can only be used once. If you have a friend (or an internet stranger generous enough) who attended multiple events, they might let you have their extra codes. A reminder: each account can only redeem one Prerelease exclusive code, regardless of how many you actually attend, so share the love!
Prereleases happen IRL whenever a new set comes out. You can find an official listing of prerelease events from Wizards here.
You can score free packs in Arena if you play in a prerelease – or if one of your friends who does is very nice
Are you still missing your six @MTG_Arena Throne of Eldraine boosters from prerelease? I have a nice gift for you!— Grzegorz 'Urlich' Kowalski (@urlichmtg) October 13, 2019
ONE RULE⚡️⚡️! If you use my code, write its number in the comment, so other people don't have to waste their time typing it in. Please respect each other!!! pic.twitter.com/E1JGvNBuW1
Sometimes the MPL blesses us from on high with free stuff
And of course, any game without promotions from Twitch or streamers is simply not complete. For example, there was a Twitch Prime Promo Code event which ended on July 25th, 2019, which you could use for a full 60 card Boros Deck! So you should occasionally check our Twitter, visit our website, and watch some MTG Arena streamers to not miss out any chances to get more cards & packs.
Other events that have awarded special codes include San Diego Comic-Con and TwitchCon, so be sure to stay tuned for updates from those events. Wizards often uses these weekends as promotional showcases, so they often release codes to build interest and attention for Arena.
How To Enter Promo Codes
1: Open the game’s “Store” tab, located in the top menu bar.
2: You’ll notice a small oval on the top-right of your screen which says, “Redeem Code.” Click on it!
3: Enter one of the codes below. Make sure you type them accurately since codes are case-sensitive.
4: Hit enter!
Did you know that, at least as of late 2019, MTG Arena also rewards you with a “vault bonus” for getting extra copies of cards? If you want to see more about this, you can read our article here.
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