Why are the Planeswalkers in Lorwyn?

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Posted on Jan. 1, 2017, 9:26 p.m. by RazortoothMtg

I know that the planeswalker cards were meant for Time Spiral and were pushed forward for some reason, but from a lore standpoint, is there any reason for Ajani Goldmane, Jace Beleren, Liliana Vess, Chandra Nalaar, and Garruk Wildspeaker to have al been on lorwyn at the same time?

Pieguy396 says... #2

I'm not fully sure, I believe it was something along the lines of "well these guys just happened to be here", but there's a reddit thread that might help.

January 1, 2017 9:39 p.m.

Phaetion says... #3

I'd say they were in there as an introduction to planeswalker cards. They were going to be in Future Sight but they were released in Lorwyn instead. Only starting with Alara was there a lore backing the planeswalkers in the block.

January 1, 2017 10:05 p.m.

Homura_Akemi says... #4

That's a damn good question XD

January 1, 2017 10:18 p.m.

asasinater13 says... #5

yeah they weren't all on llorwyn. the cards were just in that set because it's when their designs were all finished.

January 2, 2017 12:18 a.m.

CChaos says... #6

Think of them as promo cards in that set.

January 2, 2017 12:44 a.m.

shinobigarth says... #7

they were having a party there obviously.

January 2, 2017 3:19 a.m.

Bovine073 says... #8

January 2, 2017 12:18 p.m.

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