Magic: The Gathering Pioneer 1 Box
Join us as we become Pioneers in the brand new format! This event will be Pioneer Constructed with a Guaranteed Booster Box in the Prize Pool. Players will be matched up against opponents for Best of 3 Matches with a number of rounds based on attendance. After these rounds there is a Top Cut in which players with the best records decide to split the prize pool or continue to play out for a greater share of the prize pool. Come join us for this sweet new format!
You can find more info on the Pioneer Format here: https://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/pioneer
Entry Fee: $5
Registration Starts: 2:00 PM
Gameplay Starts: 3:00 PM
Format: Pioneer Constructed (Best of 3)
Tournament Structure: Swiss style tournament with rounds based on player attendance, followed by a Top Cut based on Standings.
Minimum Players to Launch the Tournament: 8
Prize support: Minimum 1 Booster Box to be shared among Top Cut.
Example Prize Support:
1st – 17 Packs or $42.50 Store Credit
2nd – 9 Packs or $22.50 Store Credit
3/4 – 5 Packs or $12.50 Store Credit
1st – 15 Packs or $37.50 Store Credit
2nd – 8 Packs or $20.00 Store Credit
3/4 – 4 Packs or $10.00 Store Credit
5/8 – 2 Packs or $5.00 Store Credit
RULES QUESTIONS: At any point in the game, a player may call a judge for assistance with a ruling or interaction. The judge will not be able to issue you any advice about the game state or what decisions you should make.
TRADING: While trading is fine, please note that buying/selling items with anyone other than Cool Stuff Games staff (or soliciting to do so elsewhere) is against both our rules and the law. Doing so may result in both the buyer and the seller being removed from the property, both being permanently banned from returning and/or the police being notified.
Cool Stuff Games also reserves the right to limit the amount of space being occupied by any one individual while trading, and does not allow the use of suitcases, handcarts, luggage carts, etc. to be used for the purpose of transporting excessive amounts of trade stock.
CODE OF CONDUCT:
All food & drink must be kept off the tables except for where signage says otherwise.
Horseplay, roughhousing, rude/disrespectful/discourteous behavior, and foul language are not permitted.
Report any lost or unattended item(s) to a Cool Stuff Games staff member.
Most importantly, HAVE FUN!
EVENT QUESTIONS & CONCERNS: Feel free to contact us through Facebook Message. We want your experience to be as enjoyable as possible, and will do our best to assist you in any way that we can.
If you have any suggestions to make this event more enjoyable, or discover an issue that was not covered, please speak to the Tournament Organizer (TO) or a sales associate in-store, and they’ll be happy to assist you.