Pack Crackin' - Strixhaven: School of Mages

Let's crack open some set booster packs of Strixhaven: School of Mages!

Released in April of 2021, the set consists of 275 cards plus an additional 63 that are found in the visually-unique Mystical Archive subset.

Reception of the set was mixed and, all-in-all, there isn’t much in the way of value to be found in the set (Mystical Archive cards notwithstanding).

The top-listed cards found in Strixhaven: School of Mages include:

As for those Mystical Archive cards, the payoff is much better with…

Magic Untapped picked up five set booster packs of Strixhaven: School of Mages from Grass Valley Games in the town of Grass Valley, Calif.  They only cost $6 apiece, which means we only dropped $36 total on them.

Watch the video below to see how fortunate (or unfortunate) our pulls were.


Barry White

Barry White is a longtime Magic: The Gathering player, having started in 1994 shortly before the release of 'Fallen Empires.' After graduating from the University of Nevada, Reno, he went on to a 15-year journalism career as a writer, reporter, and videographer for three different ABC affiliate newsrooms.