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Magic: The Gathering Pro Tour- Nagoya Qualifier
October 9-10, 2004

Grand Prix - Vienna

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The Magic: The Gathering® Grand Prix tournament series is an international circuit of large-scale Qualifier tournaments featuring cash prizes and multiple invitations to Pro TourTM events.

PRE-REGISTRATION


You can now pre-register online for this exciting event!
Note that pre-registration closes 7 days before the event.

For more information contact
Tel: +32 70/233.277
e-mail: custserv@hasbro.co.uk

TOURNAMENT FORMAT AND SCHEDULE
The format for Grand Prix–Vienna is KamigawaTM Sealed deck. All DCITM Limited-format rules, Magic Floor Rules, and all subsequent updates will be enforced.

Friday, October 8: Registration from 4:00 – 9:00 PM.
Saturday, October 9: Registration from 8:00 - 9:00 A.M.
Tournament begins at 9:00 A.M. The Top 64 or Top 128 players advance to competition on Sunday
Sunday, October 10: The Top 64 or Top 128 players begin play at 8:00 A.M.

COST
25 €

TOURNAMENT LOCATION
Remise
Engerthstrasse 160-178
1020 Wien
Tel +43 1 87769 57
Fax +43 1 87721 14
office@mcevents-musicpromotions.at
www.remise.at

TOURNAMENT

The main tournament at Grand Prix–Vienna is open to Magic players of all ages.
In the event that a player who wins an invitation to a Pro Tour stop at a Grand Prix has already qualified for an invitation, the invitation shall be extended to the next-best finisher in that Grand Prix. Previous qualification may be through a Qualifier tournament, through performance at a professional tournament, or by being an invited DCITM player (valid upon the date of the official rank announcement for the appropriate professional tournament).

  • Tournament Structure
    The structure for Grand Prix–Vienna will be modified Swiss-style (50-minute rounds), with the Top 64 players (or 128 if 800 or more players registered for the main event) advancing to the second day of competition for prizes and invitations. The top 8 previously uninvited Players will receive invitations to Pro Tour-Nagoya
  • Tournament Divisions and Prizes
    Grand Prix–Vienna will feature the standard “main-tournament” prize schedule as well as a special “Amateur" prize schedule. The Amateur prizes will be paid to the highest-finishing amateur players in addition to any winnings those players receive from the main tournament prize schedule. All prizes are in U.S. Dollars.
    Main Tournament Prize Schedule
    FinishPrize
    1$2,400
    2$1,700
    3$1,200
    4$1,000
    5-8$800
    9-16$500
    17-32$250
    Total: $17,500
    Amateur Division Prize Schedule
    FinishPrize
    1$1,500
    2$1,000
    3-4$700
    5-8$400
    9-16$250
    Total: $7,500


  • Amateur Status
    A player is considered to have amateur status if he or she has 0 lifetime pro points. If a player has ever been awarded ANY pro points from a Grand Prix, Pro Tour, or World Championship event, that player no longer has amateur status, may not participate in the Amateur Championship or Junior Super Series tournaments, and is not eligible for amateur awards at Grand Prix or other tournaments.

Amateur Status
Tournament Byes (Byes are not cumulative throughout the season or year)
Byes will be given to players in the Grand Prix based on the following criteria:
  • Third-Round Byes
  • Players with 28 or more professional points in the Seattle 2004 professional standing.
  • DCI players with a Limited rating of 2000 or higher. Byes do not pass down under any circumstances. Byes are based on DCI Limited ratings published on August 18, 2004.
  • Second-Round Byes
  • Players with 14 or more professional points in the Seattle 2004 professional standing
  • DCI players with a Limited rating of 1900 or higher. Byes do not pass down under any circumstances. Byes are based on DCI Limited ratings published on August 18, 2004.
  • First-Round Byes
  • Players with 7 or more professional points in the Seattle 2004 professional standing.
  • DCI players with a Limited rating of 1800 or higher. Byes do not pass down under any circumstances. Byes are based on DCI Limited ratings published on August 18, 2004.
  • ARTIST
    Pete Venters

    HOW TO REACH







    Extras: the list of art prints which will be available - They're all 8.5" by 11". Archival ink on archival paper stock.

    Tanglewalker
    Raksha Golden Cub
    Purge
    Leonin Squire
    Desecration Elemental
    Hellfire
    The Abyss
    Goblin Bowling Team
    Megatog
    Carnophage
    Lake of the Dead
    Lhurgoyf (Ice Age)
    Lhurgoyf (8th Edition)
    Baron Sengir
    Crosis the Purger
    Ebon Drake
    Firestorm Hellkite
    Embermage Goblin
    Demon Token
    Flametongue Kavu
    Phyrexian Dreadnought
    Cabal Archon
    Defiant Elf
    Kiki Jiki, Mirror Breaker
    Kitsune Diviner

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