Join us at participating PLAYlive Nation locations to compete against other Magic: The Gathering players face-to-face in weekly events. Earn points towards becoming the Local Champion, then advance to compete against other players across the country to become the Seasonal Champion
! Events will be conducted in a variety of formats, including:
- Booster Draft
After local events conclude, each store will host a Booster Draft championship event on June 29th. The 1st place winner is then invited back on July 6th to compete in the national event where they will play Standard format using the PC app MTG Arena against other local champions from across the country.
- Local Qualifying Rounds Begin June 3rd 2019 and go through June 28th. Come in and play during the weekly scheduled events and earn points depending on how well you play. Play again in more events to earn more points! The time and availability of each event during the week can vary per each PLAYlive Nation location, so check with your local store's events calendar to confirm dates and times.
- Local Championship: June 29th 2019. The 8 players who have accumulated the highest amount of points during the Local Qualifying Rounds will be invited back to compete in the Local Championship.
- Top 8 players from Seasonal Championship will draft on June 29th. Prizes will be awarded as points. After points are calculated, booster pack prizes will be awarded to the final standings of the players in top 8.
- National Championship: July 6th 2019. After the Local Championship, 1 player from each PLAYlive Nation store advances to compete in the National Championship. This event is conducted using MTG Arena on a PC inside your local PLAYlive store.
- ChannelFireball will be providing the decks on Arena. Players must submit decks to us by July 3rd (end of day) to participate so we can load them into Arena for stores.
- Decks for National Championship cannot include Core Set 2020 cards.