Theros Game Day Event
Saturday October 19th and Sunday October 20
(Independent events – come Saturday, or Sunday, or BOTH!)
Schedule: 11am – 12pm registration, 12:30pm First round
Entry Fee: $10.00 each day
Game Day events are Standard format tournaments. 4-5 Rounds depending on player turn out, with a possible cut to top 8 also dependent on turn out.
The Standard format uses only the newest sets the game has to offer. The current block, the block that was released the previous fall, and the most recent core set are all legal to play in a Standard deck.
The following sets are Standard legal: Return to Ravnica, Gatecrash, Dragon’s Maze, Magic 2014 Core Set, and Theros.
Prizes and Promos:
All participants receive an exclusive Phalanx Leader full-art promo card (while supplies last). The Top 8 players each receive an exclusive Nighthowler full-art foil promo card. The cards are awarded to the Top 8 players even if the tournament cuts only to the Top 4.
In addition, the 1st-place winner of Theros Game Day will receive an exclusive Playmat.
One Theros Booster pack will also be awarded for each match (2 out of 3) win! So win four matches and receive 4 Theros Booster packs, win one match and receive 1 Theros Booster pack, etc! Additional prizes will be added to the top 4-8 pool depending on turn out.
Face the Hydra
Bring the Hero Cards you’ve earned at Theros Prerelease and Launch Weekend to help you defeat the Face the Hydra Challenge Deck at Theros Game Day. This special deck is a special activity that you can challenge beginning with Game Day, between rounds or at your convenience. It’s not a part of the tournament, but you’ll want to defeat the Hydra to earn the third Hero Card on the Hero’s Path.
You can use up to two Hero Cards to help you against the Face the Hydra Challenge Deck. To learn more about the Hero’s Path, visit MTGHerosPath.com