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Example:  Shivan Dragon (Note: Partial words won’t bring up results, so use Shivan instead of Shiv)

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Example:  Shivan Dragon’s ability doesn’t work

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Use the Describe Your Idea field to describe what happened.  Please use the following format:
  1. Summary of the problem
  2. A list of steps that led to the problem 
  3. The actual result
  4. What you expected or should have happened
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Shivan Dragon’s firebreathing doesn’t work.  Steps are:

  1. Attack with Shivan Dragon. 
  2. After it is blocked, try to pay 1 R mana to give it +1/+0
  3. Actual: It doesn’t get +1/+0 and stays a 5/5
  4. Expected: It becomes a 6/5
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  1. Your client is garbage

    I hope you guys fix your garbage client soon. I am so exhausted with it crashing mid-game I am thinking about taking up Pokemon. That's how bad your client is.

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  2. Can't play any games... I get this error

    Whenever I click to play a game I get an error stating that "I cannot Resign from event, Network Error"

    2 votes

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  3. Game restarting

    I was playing a Modern League on mtgo, but i had the same problem in 3 different matches. At some point the game crashes and show a loop of that game played until that moment. Then it restarts a new game, changing the time left on the clock of both players. In this moment the game is no more playable because it goes straight to cleanup every turn

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  4. 1 vote

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  5. I cant play the first pvp game green vs ??? wehn i start it the loade screen comes (Waiting for the Server)

    I cant play the first pvp game green vs ??? wehn i start it the loade screen comes (Waiting for the Server) and it never ends

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  6. 5/30/21 Scheduled maintence, but its not wednesday.

    Appears MTGO is down, but its not Wednesday so its not for scheduled maintenance.

    No way to contact anyone other than here. No one seems to be talking about it on the wizards side.

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  7. MTGO Server Status updates?

    Just to make sure that I sent this out! (Again) When will servers be up later today.

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  8. Frozen game during last tutorial mission for green android

    Game freezes, just spins and says waiting on server. Unable to connect for last mission to complete the green tutorial. I can do regular one on one matches but the tutorial simply won't connect me to anyone so that I can finish the quest line

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  9. Error when launching downloading app

    When launching the app, I get the below error message. Hitting retry gets you back to the same spot. I have uninstalled and reinstalled multiple times. I have updated my device. The only fix I have found is to restart the device and relaunch. Sometimes it works and sometimes it doesn't, Sometimes I spend an hour restarting my computer over and over again and it still doesn't work. Sometimes, I restart it once and it works. I have found no pattern to when it works versus when it doesn't.

    1 vote

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  10. Game automatically starts up when I reboot the computer

    1.   Give us the steps to reproduce the bug
      

      Start the computer

    2.   Note which platform you’re using (PC, Mac, Android, or iOS)
      

      PC

    3.   Enter the actual results you’re experiencing
      

      The game installed starts up and asks permission to install the game. You say yes, sure, then it will do something then takes you to the login page for the game.

    4.   Enter the expected results of the feature
      

      The feature I have in mind is when the computer reboots, an installer would NOT run, the game would not load, and I would not have to deal with this!

    5.   Add any relevant screenshots/videos
      
    1 vote

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  11. Won't load collection and then crashes the client

    Seems like the client crashes, then the message in the uploaded pic appears and doesnt let me do anything else. I have already uninsalled and reainstalled the client.

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  12. IOS iPad Unable to log in

    On iPad I was auto logged out and now on log in I keep getting told my Email or PW is incorrect despite being able to use it to log in to the Desktop client.

    1 vote

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  13. Was playing a match against someone playing a Legacy Bomberman deck. Game 2. He moved to combo off, sacrificed a Ranger-Captain of Eos, an

    Was playing a match against someone playing a Legacy Bomberman deck. Game 2.

    He moved to combo off, sacrificed a Ranger-Captain of Eos, and then Sacrificed a Lioneye Diamond.

    The game immediately crashed, played through the entire game again at an incredibly rapid speed, and then crashed and restarted - after the game started, neither of us could play cards, and it immediately moved to end step for all turns.

    1 vote

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  14. your harsh

    your app uses 100% of cpu and pulls 1000 mb of memory during play huge lags and not responding comes up alot. that has only happened sense last two updates.

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  15. Magic: The Gathering Arena Mobile Game Will Not Download To My Android Devices

    I have been trying to install the new mobile Arena and have been very unsuccessful. The Article at https://magic.wizards.com/en/mtgarena says that the app is android friendly, but it will not install on either of my android devices; see attached screenshots.

    Super excited to be possibly playing on my mobile's soon.

    Thanks.

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  16. Computer freezes at "Loading Initial Scene"

    For the past two weeks, MTG Arena will not open. It sits at "Loading Initial Scene" and will not go further than that.

    This has occurred ever since the Strixhaven update was launched. Do I have to wait until the next set before this program works?

    Or am I permanently locked out of Arena? If I'm permanently locked out, I'd like a refund for the gems I have bought, and for my collection of wildcards.

    1 vote

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  17. Computer freezes at "Loading Initial Scene"

    For the past two weeks, MTG Arena will not open. It sits at "Loading Initial Scene" and will not go further than that.

    This has occurred ever since the Strixhaven update was launched. Do I have to wait until the next set before this program works?

    Or am I permanently locked out of Arena? If I'm permanently locked out, I'd like a refund for the gems I have bought, and for my collection of wildcards.

    1 vote

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  18. Computer freezes at "Loading Initial Scene"

    For the past two weeks, MTG Arena will not open. It sits at "Loading Initial Scene" and will not go further than that.

    This has occurred ever since the Strixhaven update was launched. Do I have to wait until the next set before this program works?

    Or am I permanently locked out of Arena? If I'm permanently locked out, I'd like a refund for the gems I have bought, and for my collection of wildcards.

    1 vote

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  19. 1 vote

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  20. Mtga direct challenge

    I am not able to play or see my friends on mtga. On my iPhone and iPad I can’t even see my list of friends. On my MacBook, I can see my friends but not challenge then

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