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Magic Online 9th Anniversary Celebration

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The letter M!agic Online turns nine years old on June 20 and we can't think of a better way to kick off an Anniversary Celebration than with the 2011 Community Cup. Starting June 15 we will offer several ways for you to celebrate nine great years of MTGO. The Anniversary Celebration will last until June 29.

The Magic Online 9th Anniversary Celebration will consist of the following:

  • Masters Edition IV Farewell
  • Increased Prizes for Constructed Gold 2-Player Queues, 8-Player Queues, and Premier Events
  • Employee Gunslinging
  • Double Magic Online Player Rewards Points
  • Magic Online Player Rewards Lifetime Points Rewards


MASTERS EDITION IV FAREWELL

Masters Edition IV will be leaving the store on June 29, but to say goodbye we are introducing Masters Edition 4-Booster Sealed Queues and Daily Events. These events will use one of each booster back released for Masters Edition: I, II, III, and IV! Prizes will also be a combination of Masters Edition booster packs.

MASTERS EDITION IV 4-BOOSTER SEALED QUEUES
START TIME: On demand beginning after the scheduled downtime on Wednesday, June 15, until the beginning of the scheduled downtime on Wednesday, June 29.
LOCATION: Sealed Swiss Queues room.
ENTRY OPTION(S): 16 Event Tickets OR 1 Masters Edition I booster pack, 1 Masters Edition II booster pack, 1 Masters Edition III booster pack, and 1 Masters Edition IV booster pack.
PRODUCT: Magic Online will provide 1 Masters Edition I booster pack, 1 Masters Edition II booster pack, 1 Masters Edition III booster pack, and 1 Masters Edition IV booster pack for this event.
SIZE: 8 Players.
DURATION: Deck building time plus 3 Rounds, Swiss pairings.
PRIZES: Prizes are based on total match points at the end of the tournament. Each match win awards 3 points and each match loss awards 0 points.

Points Prizes QPs
9 2 Masters Edition I booster packs, 1 Masters Edition II booster pack, 1 Masters Edition III booster pack, and 1 Masters Edition IV booster pack 1
6 1 Masters Edition I booster pack, 1 Masters Edition II booster pack, and 1 Masters Edition III booster pack 0
3 1 Masters Edition IV booster pack 0

MASTERS EDITION IV 4-BOOSTER SEALED DAILY EVENTS
START TIME: Scheduled start times beginning after the scheduled downtime on Wednesday, June 15, until the beginning of the scheduled downtime on Wednesday, June 29.
LOCATION: Daily Event room.
ENTRY OPTION(S): 18 Event Tickets or 1 Masters Edition I booster pack, 1 Masters Edition II booster pack, 1 Masters Edition III booster pack, 1 Masters Edition IV booster pack, and 2 Event Tickets
PRODUCT: Magic Online will provide 1 Masters Edition I booster pack, 1 Masters Edition II booster pack, 1 Masters Edition III booster pack, and 1 Masters Edition IV booster pack for this event.
SIZE: 16 Players Minimum, 256 Players Maximum.
DURATION: Deck building time plus 4 Rounds, Swiss pairings.
PRIZES: Prizes are based on total match points at the end of the tournament. Each match win awards 3 points and each match loss awards 0 points.

Points Prizes QPs
12 3 Masters Edition I booster packs, 2 Masters Edition II booster pack, 2 Masters Edition III booster pack, and 3 Masters Edition IV booster pack 3
9 1 Masters Edition I booster pack, 1 Masters Edition II booster pack, 1 Masters Edition III booster pack, and 1 Masters Edition IV booster pack 1
6 1 Masters Edition I booster pack and 1 Masters Edition IV booster pack 0

INCREASED PRIZES FOR CONSTRUCTED

During the Anniversary Celebration, all Block, Standard, Extended, and Legacy 2-Player Gold Queues, 8-Player Queues, and Premier Events will have increased prizes without changing the entry options. Check out the updated prize structures below.

Scars of Mirrodin Block, Standard, Extended, and Legacy 2-Player Gold Queues

PlacePrizesQPs
1st2 Scars of Mirrodin booster packs, 2 Mirrodin Besieged booster packs, and 2 New Phyrexia booster packs0

Scars of Mirrodin Block, Standard, Extended, and Legacy 8-Player Queues

PlacePrizesQPs
1st2 Scars of Mirrodin booster packs, 2 Mirrodin Besieged booster packs, and 2 New Phyrexia booster packs1
2nd1 Scars of Mirrodin booster pack, 1 Mirrodin Besieged booster pack, and 1 New Phyrexia booster pack0
3th -4th1 Mirrodin Besieged booster pack and 1 New Phyrexia booster pack0

Scars of Mirrodin Block, Standard, Extended, and Legacy Premier Events

PlacePrizesQPs
1st12 Scars of Mirrodin booster packs, 12 Mirrodin Besieged booster packs, and 12 New Phyrexia booster packs6
2nd9 Scars of Mirrodin booster packs, 9 Mirrodin Besieged booster packs, and 9 New Phyrexia booster packs5
3th -4th6 Scars of Mirrodin booster packs, 6 Mirrodin Besieged booster packs, and 6 New Phyrexia booster packs4
5th -8th3 Scars of Mirrodin booster packs, 3 Mirrodin Besieged booster packs, and 3 New Phyrexia booster packs3
9th -16th1 Scars of Mirrodin booster pack, 1 Mirrodin Besieged booster pack, and 1 New Phyrexia booster pack10

WIZARDS OF THE COAST EMPLOYEE GUNSLINGING

Throughout the 9th Anniversary Celebration, various Wizards of the Coast employees will go to the casual room and announce they are gunslinging. Join their game to challenge them! If you defeat one of our gunslingers, you will receive an alternate-art Hero of Bladehold promo card within 72 hours!

DOUBLE MAGIC ONLINE PLAYER REWARDS POINTS FOR ALL EVENTS

Finally, during the entire Anniversary Celebration we will double all MOPR points you earn for playing in events. That's right; each event you play in between the downtimes on June 15 and June 29 will give you twice as many points! So get out there and get playing!

MOPR LIFETIME REWARD

In addition to increased Rewards Points, the July 6 Player Rewards grant will include bonus cards based on your lifetime points. Watch the Magic Online Group for more news soon!

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