The Directors Behind 'Avengers: Endgame' Are Bringing 'Magic: The Gathering' to Netflix

The Russo Brothers are ready to bring the game to life
Russo Brothers
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Name a more trusted duo? We'll wait.

The Russo Brothers have earned the respect of fans over the past two epic Avengers movies, and now they are tackling another beloved story. The directors behind Avengers: Endgame will be developing a new animated series for Netflix, based on Magic: The Gathering. According to a release, the show will expand the stories of the Planeswalkers and dive deeper into the world of the game. Serving as Executive Producers, the brothers will oversee the entirety of the project.

“We have been huge fans and players of Magic: The Gathering for as long as it has been around, so being able to help bring these stories to life through animation is a true passion project for us,” the Russos explain, according to Entertainment Weekly.

The Russo Brothers last project, Avengers: Endgame, is now less than $75 million away from becoming the highest-grossing film of all time.