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Magic Weekend Nagoya 2011 Public Event Information

Magic Weekend Nagoya Promo Card

Whenever you register for any public event at Magic Weekend Nagoya, receive a premium foil copy of Ajani Goldmane (while supplies last).


Weekend-Long Public Events

Weekend-long Public Events have no specific start time. Registration for these events is continuously open and each event will start once the appropriate number of players has registered (Subject to space and judge availability). Public Events are available during the following hours:

Registration Opens: 13:00 on Thursday, 9:00 on Friday and Saturday, and 8:00 on Sunday
Registration Closes: 20:00 each night

New Phyrexia Intro Pack League

Registered players receive a New Phyrexia Intro Pack. Players are then matched up against other players for game play. After each game, players will receive and additional card to add to his or her deck. The 2 players that have won the most games at the end of the weekend will receive a foil, uncut card sheet. Come to the public event area and play whenever you have time! Play the whole weekend!

Registration Cost: ¥ 1500

Single-Elimination Events

Booster Draft events will be run using New Phyrexia, Mirrodin Besieged, and Scars of Mirrodin boosters (in that order).

Format Cost Minimum Players Prizes*
Booster Draft ¥ 1500 8 1st: 6 boosters, 2nd 4 boosters, 3rd & 4th 1 booster each
Standard or Extended ¥ 500 8 1st: 6 boosters, 2nd 4 boosters, 3rd & 4th 1 booster each
Legacy or Vintage ¥ 500 8 1st: b Boosters, 2nd 4 boosters, 3rd & 4th 1 booster each
2HG Booster Draft ¥ 3000/Team 8 (4 Teams) 1st: 8 boosters, 2nd 4 boosters
Commander ¥ 500 4 2 boosters per eliminated player

*All prizes are current set boosters


Scheduled Public Events

The following applies to all scheduled Public Events:

  • Registration opens 1 hour before each event's scheduled start time and closes 15 minutes before the scheduled start time. Players should be seated at least 5 minutes before the scheduled start time.
  • Booster pack prizes will be awarded based on attendance. Unless otherwise posted, top finishing players will receive current set boosters. Special events may offer special prizes as posted (i.e. PS3 system, Magic foil set, Magic foil uncut sheet, etc); in such events the winner of the special prize will receive only that prize.

Pro Tour Qualifiers

Pro Tour Qualifiers held at the Pro Tour also award an invitation and a travel award to a specific Pro Tour tournament for the top-finishing competitor. For more information, visit www.wizards.com/protour

Grand Prix Trials

Number of Players Number of 3 Round Byes
8 – 32 1
33 – 64 2
65 – 128 4
129+ 8

Trials for individual-format Grand Prix tournaments award a three-round bye to a Grand Prix tournament for one or more of the top-finishing competitors. The number of three-round byes awarded will be determined by the number of players in the Trial as shown in the table below. Grand Prix Trial byes do not pass down - if a player already possesses a three-round bye, finishes high enough to win another bye from a Grand Prix Trial, that bye will not be passed down to the next eligible player.


Thursday, June 9

Registration Time Start Time Cost Description
13:00 – 13:45 14:00 ¥ 2500 Last Chance Qualifier – Pro Tour Nagoya – Standard Constructed
Straight Swiss tournament with no single elimination rounds. One additional Swiss round will be added to determine the final standings.
Top-4 finishers will qualify for Pro Tour Nagoya. Product prizes will begin at 5th place.
Players already qualified for Pro Tour Nagoya may not participate.
Note: This is a 32K tournament.

Friday, June 10

Registration Time Start Time Cost Description
9:00 – 9:45 10:00 ¥ 2500 2011 Japan National Qualifier – Standard Constructed
Straight Swiss tournament with no single elimination rounds.
Players already qualified for the 2011 Japan National Championship may not participate.
The number of Invitations to the 2011 Japan National Championship is based on attendance:

Number of PlayersInvitations
8 – 322
33 – 644
65 – 1288
129 - 25616
257 - 51232

Note: This is a 32K tournament.
11:00 – 11:45 12:00 ¥ 2500 Scars of Mirrodin Block Sealed Deck
2 Scars of Mirrodin, 2 Mirrodin Besieged, and 2 New Phyrexia boosters per player.
Swiss tournament with cut to top-4 single-elimination.
1st place receives a foil, uncut sheet of Japanese Jace vs. Chandra. 2nd place receives a foil, uncut card sheet.
13:00 – 13:45 14:00 ¥ 1500 Standard Constructed
Swiss tournament with cut to top-4 single-elimination.
1st place receives a PlayStation® PS3™ Game System.
16:00 – 16:45 17:00 ¥ 2500 Super Friday Night Magic – Scars of Mirrodin Block Sealed Deck
2 Scars of Mirrodin, 2 Mirrodin Besieged, and 2 New Phyrexia boosters per player.
Swiss tournament (4 rounds).
Participation Prize – All players each receive 1 June 2011 FNM promo card.
Prizes are based solely on points after 4 Swiss rounds, FNM card choices are limited to one choice of each type available (no duplicates).
12pts: 4 FNM promo cards & 4 New Phyrexia boosters, plus 1 entry into any Public Event at Magic Weekend Nagoya 2011.
9-11pts: 2 FNM promo cards & 2 New Phyrexia boosters.
6-8pts: 1 FNM promo cards & 1 New Phyrexia booster.

Saturday, June 11

Registration
Time
Start Time Cost Description
9:00 – 9:45 10:00 ¥ 2500 Pro Tour Qualifier – Pro Tour Philadelphia 2011 – Standard Constructed
Swiss tournament with cut to top-8 single-elimination.
Players already qualified for Pro Tour Philadelphia 2011 may not participate.
1st place qualifies for Pro Tour Philadelphia 2011 and receives Airfare to Pro Tour Philadelphia 2011.*
Note: This is a 32K tournament.
10:00 – 10:45 11:00 ¥ 4000 per
Team
The Limits Special Regional– Scars of Mirrodin Block 2HG Sealed Deck
3 Scars of Mirrodin, 3 Mirrodin Besieged, and 2 New Phyrexia boosters per Team.
Straight Swiss tournament with no single elimination rounds.
Players on the Top-4 finishing teams will qualify for The Limits Championship 2011.
Complete information about The Limits can be found here.
Note: This is a 24K tournament.
11:00 – 11:45 12:00 ¥ 1500 Extended Constructed
Swiss tournament with cut to top-4 single-elimination.
1st place receives a PS3 Game System.
12:00 – 12:45 13:00 ¥ 2500 Scars of Mirrodin Block Sealed Deck
2 Scars of Mirrodin, 2 Mirrodin Besieged, and 2 New Phyrexia boosters per player.
Swiss tournament with cut to top-4 single-elimination.
1st place receives a From the Vault: Relics, a From the Vault: Exiled, and a From the Vault: Dragons Box Sets, 2nd place receives a From the Vault: Relics and a From the Vault: Exiled Box Sets, 3rd and 4th places each receive a From the Vault: Exiled Box Set.
14:00 – 14:45 15:00 ¥ 1500 “Generic” Grand Prix Trial – Standard Constructed
Straight Swiss tournament with no single elimination rounds. One additional Swiss round will be added to determine the final standings.
Winner(s) each receive a 3-round bye at any future Grand Prix prior to July 1, 2012 and 36 New Phyrexia Boosters.
Note: This is a 24K tournament.
16:00 – 16:45 17:00 ¥ 2500 Scars of Mirrodin Block Sealed Deck
2 Scars of Mirrodin, 2 Mirrodin Besieged, and 2 New Phyrexia boosters per player.
Swiss tournament (5 rounds)
1st, 2nd, 3rd, and 4th place players each receive a foil set of New Phyrexia. 5th, 6th, 7th, and 8th places each receive a foil set of Mirrodin Besieged.

Sunday, June 12

Registration
Time
Start Time Cost Description
8:00 – 8:45 9:00 ¥ 3500 ¥ 300,000 Draft Challenge– Scars of Mirrodin Booster Draft
Limited to 128 players.
1 New Phyrexia, 1 Mirrodin Besieged, and 1 Scars of Mirrodin booster per player (per draft).
Swiss Booster Draft tournament with cut to top-8 single-elimination Booster Draft.
2 Booster Drafts will be run during the Swiss rounds.
1st place receives ¥ 150,000, 2nd place receives ¥ 80,000, and 3rd and 4th places each receive ¥ 35,000.
Note: This is a 32K event.
9:00 – 9:45 10:00 ¥ 1500 Magic Weekend Nagoya Legacy Open – Legacy Constructed
Swiss tournament with cut to top-8 single-elimination.
1st place receives a foil set of New Phyrexia and 36 boosters of Japanese Ravnica: City of Guilds. 2nd, 3rd, and 4th places each receive a foil set of New Phyrexia.
10:00 – 10:45 11:00 ¥ 2500 “Generic” Grand Prix Trial – Scars of Mirrodin Sealed Deck
2 Scars of Mirrodin, 2 Mirrodin Besieged, and 2 New Phyrexia boosters per player.
Straight Swiss tournament with no single elimination rounds. One additional Swiss round will be added to determine the final standings.
Winner(s) each receive a 3-round bye at any future Grand Prix prior to July 1, 2012 and a foil, uncut card sheet.
Note: This is a 24K tournament.
11:00 – 11:45 12:00 ¥ 1500 The Finals Special Regional – Standard Constructed
Straight Swiss tournament with no single elimination rounds.
Top 8 players will qualify for The Finals Championship 2011.
Complete information about The Finals can be found here.
Note: This is a 24K tournament.
12:00 – 12:45 13:00 ¥ 2500 Scars of Mirrodin Block Sealed Deck
2 Scars of Mirrodin, 2 Mirrodin Besieged, and 2 New Phyrexia boosters per player.
Straight Swiss tournament with no single elimination rounds.
1st and 2nd places each receive a foil set of New Phyrexia and an uncut, foil card sheet. 3rd and 4th places each receive an uncut, foil card sheet.

* Travel:
The players eligible to receive a travel award will receive instructions from Wizards of the Coast regarding whom they must contact and the deadline by which they must arrange their travel awards. Wizards of the Coast will not refund travel made outside this service. Wizards of the Coast reserves the right to award a cash equivalent award in lieu of any travel award in its sole discretion.

All travel itineraries must be from the international airport nearest the player's home and to the host city of the applicable Pro Tour or World Championship or event, and must include all the dates of that event. No award will be substituted if member is unable to participate. All other expenses are the responsibility of the member and may include, without limitation, accommodations, ground transportation, taxes, itinerary change fees, passport and visa fees.

This award must be redeemed through member's arrangement of travel itinerary no later than (30) days before departure. Failure to complete travel arrangements as directed by Wizards of the Coast prior to this deadline will result in forfeiture of the award. Every member receiving a travel award must provide to Wizards of the Coast an executed liability release, the appropriate US taxation form (W9 or W8) (or have one on file), current contact information (http://webapp.wizards.com/dcimember/), proof of ID and passport (when required by international destination). In all cases, all such documentation must be provided to Wizards of the Coast, or previously on file, at least thirty (30) days before departure. Failure to timely provide such documentation will result in forfeiture of the award.

Players under the age of eighteen (18) at the time of the applicable Pro Tour or World Championship will receive a cash equivalent award in lieu of expenses, paid air ticket, and/or hotel accommodations. Such player must still attend, compete, and be listed in the finish of the tournament or forfeit this award.

All awards:

Players must attend, compete (though not necessarily on the same team), and be listed as finishing in the applicable tournament for which he or she received the award. Failure to comply with these requirements will result in forfeiture of the award.

All taxes are the responsibility of the members, and members acknowledge Wizards' recommendation that they consult a tax advisor in their jurisdictions for questions regarding their tax liabilities.

Awards are subject to availability and may be changed and/or other awards substitute without notice, at Wizards sole discretion.

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