Pro Tour Return to Ravnica and Magic Online
Pro Tour Return to Ravnica is in Seattle this weekend, October 19-21, and the top Magic players from around the world will battle it out for 3 days, alternating between the Modern Constructed and Return to Ravnica Booster Draft formats.
Don't miss any of the action, watch the coverage while playing the Pro Tour Return to Ravnica formats in your living room! Return to Ravnica Release Events are running right now and the scheduled Sealed Deck and 64-Player Drafts begin Friday. In addition, we will be running special Modern Spotlight tournaments this weekend. These Premier Events feature reduced entry requirements but have normal PE prizes. Check out the full event details below.
MODERN SPOTLIGHT TOURNAMENT
START TIMES: Friday, October 19 at 9:00 AM; Saturday, October 20 at 9:00 AM; and Sunday, October 21 at 11:00 AM.
LOCATION: Scheduled Event room.
ENTRY OPTION(S): 5 Event Tickets.
PRODUCT: Modern format legal deck.
DURATION: Number of Swiss pairing rounds determined by attendance. The "Top 8" will be 3 rounds, single elimination.
|1st||33 Return to Ravnica booster packs||6|
|2nd||24 Return to Ravnica booster packs||5|
|3rd- 4th||15 Return to Ravnica booster packs||4|
|5th- 8th||6 Return to Ravnica booster packs||3|
|9th- 16th||3 Return to Ravnica booster packs||0|
We will also be running 2-Player Modern Gold Queues from Friday, October 19 until the downtime on Wednesday, October 24. Want to play in a tournament, but don't have a lot of time? The 2-player queues are perfect for you!
2-PLAYER MODERN GOLD QUEUES
START TIMES: On demand on Friday, October 19, and ending at the downtime on October 24.
LOCATION: Constructed Queues room.
ENTRY OPTION(S): 10 Event Tickets.
PRODUCT: A Modern format legal deck.
SIZE: 2 players.
DURATION: 1 round, single elimination.
|1st||5 Return to Ravnica booster packs|
Community Cup is Next Week!
Want to know what the WotC team looks like? What formats will be played? What the Community Prizes are this year? Check out this article and watch the Daily MTG later this week for even more details.
No Redemption Starting Tomorrow Until October 23
Don't forget to make your Magic Online Redemptions today. Redemptions will be disabled after the downtime, tomorrow, while our warehouse performs their physical inventory count. Magic Online Redemptions will become available again by 2:00 PM, Tuesday, October 23 so players can place their redemption orders prior to the downtime on October 24.
More Return to Ravnica Events Start Friday
Return to Ravnica 64-player Draft and Top 8 Sealed Deck Events start this Friday. Don't miss your chance to earn a Jarad, Lich Load of the Golgari avatar or a chance to qualify for the Return to Ravnica Release Events Championship that happens next Saturday, November 3. More details here.
|Jarad, Lich Lord of the Golgari|
Downtime Notes for October 17, 2012
The system will go into "No Pay" at 5:00 AM.
Store and trades will shut off at approximately 7:45 AM.
The system will be down from 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM.
This downtime is expected to last approximately 2 hours.
This downtime includes a small maintenance build and a bug fix.
- Fixed: Skull Rend now correctly causes opponents to discard 2 cards instead of 1.
Note: All times are Pacific Daylight Time (UTC -7 hours).
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