Promo Cards are special items that are distributed through promotional sales. They are generally paired with events or partnerships. Individual Promo Cards can be obtained through direct purchase on the Splinterlands Market using Credits or Dark Energy Crystals. Use Card Market Filters to locate your desired Promo cards, within each specific set. Be sure that they are playable in your Preferred Format before renting or purchasing.
Kickstarter Campaign - 2018
During the first Kickstarter Campaign, Dragon Whelp, Royal Dragon Archer, Neb Seni, and Shin-Lo were distributed to backers during the campaign. All of these cards are playable only in the Wild Format.
SEEDgerminator Campaign - 2019
During the SEEDGerminator Campaign, Delwyn Dragonscale, Dragonling Bowman, Fiendish Harpy, and Red Dragon were distributed to backers during the campaign. All of these cards are playable only in the Wild Format.
First Year Anniversary of Steemmonsters - 2019
Currently available within the Non-Card Market, Essence Orbs are a full set of Promo Cards. This set was announced as a promotion celebrating the First Year Anniversary of Steemmonsters or what we now call Splinterlands. Review the full contents in What Cards can be Found in Essence Orbs?
Untamed Kickstarter & Fundition Campaign - 2019
2020 Bitcoin Halving - 2020
The bitcoin halving (or Halvening) is an event that occurs every 210,000 blocks on the bitcoin network. To celebrate it Splinterlands minted 12000 copies of the Halfling Alchemist.
Halfling Alchemist possesses the Halving ability - upon successful attack, the strength of opponent's attack is cut in half. At level 4, Halfling Alchemist gains the Redemption ability as well. This card Is playable in both Wild and Modern formats.
Mystery Potions - 2020/2021
All three of these cards were discoverable in Mystery Potions. Mystery potions gave players a chance to get a random reward daily. Only 90 copies of each card were printed. Archmage Arius, Prince Julian, and Mighty Dricken were added progressively when the previous card went out of print. In this set, all of the cards can be played in Wild Format. Only Mighty Dricken is playable in Modern format as well.
*Fun Fact: With only 1 card in circulation, Gold Foil Mighty Dricken is the rarest card in Splinterlands!
Chaos Legion Pre-sale - 2021
Chaos legion is the next big expansion right after Untamed. In order to reward early buyers during the presale, Doctor Blight was announced as a pre-sale Reward. Each pack purchased within the first 1 million had a 2% chance of receiving a Doctor Blight card, and each airdropped card got a 2% of chance to turn into a Gold Foil version as well.
Doctor Blight's abilities include Affliction, Camouflage, and Poison (at Level 2) At Level 3 Doctor Blight gains Scavenger and Level 4 adds Weaken to the mix. Doctor Blight Is playable in both Wild and Modern formats.
Waka Spiritblade Promotional Sale - 2022
After the Waka Flocka Partnership, 1000 Waka Spiritblade cards were minted. 500 to be sold on Splinterlands website (costing 5000 SPS and 500 VOUCHER) and the remaining 500 to be sold on AtomicHub (WAX). Granting all friendly units the Poison ability, Waka Spiritblade is playable in both Wild and Modern formats.
Riftwatchers Pre-sale - 2022
Riftwartchers is the next mini-set right after Dice. In order to reward early buyers during the presale, Oshuur Constantia was announced as the pre-sale Promo Card. Each pack purchased within the first 500k had a 2% chance of receiving the Oshuur Constantia card, and each airdropped card got a 4% of chance to turn into a Gold Foil version as well.
At Level 1, Oshuur Constantia possesses the Resurrect ability. At Level 2 she gains the Reflection Shield ability. At Level 3, the Tank Heal ability is unlocked. Oshuur Constantia Is playable in both Wild and Modern formats.
Splinterlands first "Generative NFT" Project - 2022
The Runicore (Runi) is Splinterland's first NFT minted on the Ethereum blockchain. Playable within the Splinterlands game, Runi can be bought and sold on Opensea.io. Learn more about the Runicore in the Official Peakd post and Runi: Trait Details and Abilities.
The new Rebirth ability allows the Runi to resurrect itself once. Runi also possess the Opportunity ability at Level 1, The True Strike ability at Level 2, and the Reflection Shield ability at Level 3. Runi can also be used as your Splinterlands Avatar.
Splinterfest Promo Card - 2022
Lux Vega is Splinterlands' first Neutral Summoner. Attendees of the First Splinterfest were reserved a spot in the Lux Vega Sale, but the sale was open to all members of the Splinterlands community. Similar to Dragon Summoners, Lux Vega is able to summon another Element to fight along side her Neutral units. However, no units from the Dragon Element are summonable by Lux Vega.
Winterfest End of Year Promotion - 2022/2023
Arkemis the Bear was created as part of the Winterfest Promotional Sale. Similar to the Halfling Alchemist, Level 4 Arkemis has the Halving ability. Arkemis also offers Protection to all friendly units. Arkemis gains Forcefield at Level 7, and Enrage at Level 10. Arkemis the Bear is a powerful addition to any deck!
Staked SPS Promo Card - 2023
SPS DAO Mints Promo Card for SPS Stakers is a prime example of a successful community proposal. The sale took place on Tuesday, March 21st, 2023 and ran for 7 days. It allowed SPS holders to buy 1 card per 1,000 SPS Staked (on 3/21/2023) for the price of 1 Voucher per card. Review full details of the promo sale in the Official Peakd Post by Yabapmatt.
At Level 1 Vruz has the Sneak ability, at Level 5, he gains the Martyr ability. At Level 10, Vruz gains the True Strike ability. Vruz is a speedy little Gremlin with that stat ranging between 4 and 7. If you were unable to participate in this promo card sale, keep an eye on the Splinterlands Market to purchase your own copy!
The First Multi-Element Splinterlands Card - 2023
Zyriel is the first multi-element card - able to be called forth by both life and death summoners. This sale is slated for Tuesday, May 2nd, 2023 at 4:00 PM ET (20:00 UTC) and will run for 30 days or until the card sells out. 15,000 single-BCX cards will be available for 80,000 credits or DEC - up to a 50% discount is possible with vouchers (valued at $.25 per voucher). Read the full details of the Promo sale in the Official Peakd Post by Yabapmatt.
Zyriel is the first tradeable card with Weapons Training. She also possesses Life Leech at level 1, Divine Shield at level 2, and Rust. Watch her health soar during battle while recruiting units with no attack - granting then half of her ranged attack. With a mana cost of 7, Zyriel is a fine addition to any deck!