EVENTS SCHEDULE

Posted in ARTICLES on August 27, 2014

By Wizards of the Coast

Welcome to the Magic Online schedule. Scroll down for event details and schedules. Though we will always try to notify players of any significant changes to the events schedule, Magic Online reserves the right to adjust the events schedule without advance notice.

Last Updated 12/17/2014

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New to Magic Online Events

New to Magic Online Phantom Draft Event
START TIME Fire on demand
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
4 New Player Points
PRODUCT

Magic Online will provide 3 Khans of Tarkir Phantom booster packs.

Phantom product will not be added to a player's collection at the conclusion of the event.

SIZE Four players
PLAY STYLE Swiss
FORMAT Draft
DURATION 10 minutes deck-building time. Two rounds, each round lasting up to 54 minutes.
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
2 Wins 5 Khans of Tarkir 5-card booster packs 0
1 Win 3 Khans of Tarkir 5-card booster packs 0
0 Wins 1 Khans of Tarkir 5-card booster pack 0
NOTE: Product and Prize boosters will change with each new set release. 5-card boosters are untradable, but the cards they contain are tradable.

New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed Event
START TIME

Events run Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays at 8:30 am, 12:30 pm, 4:30 pm, and 8:30 pm

All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)

LOCATION Scheduled Events
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
5 New Player Points
PRODUCT

Magic Online will provide 6 Khans of Tarkir Phantom booster packs.

Phantom product will not be added to a player's collection at the conclusion of the event.

SIZE 8-128 players
PLAY STYLE Swiss
FORMAT Sealed
DURATION 25 minutes deck-building time. Three rounds, each round lasting up to 54 minutes.
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
3 Wins Deck Builder's Essentials and 5 Khans of Tarkir 5-card booster packs 0
2 Wins Deck Builder's Essentials and 2 Khans of Tarkir 5-card booster packs 0
1 Win 2 Khans of Tarkir 5-card booster packs 0
0 Wins 1 Khans of Tarkir 5-card booster pack 0
NOTE: Product and Prize boosters will change with each new set release. 5-card boosters are untradable, but the cards they contain are tradable.

New to Magic Online Standard Event
START TIME Fire on demand
LOCATION Constructed Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
2 New Player Points
PRODUCT A Standard constructed deck
SIZE 2 players
PLAY STYLE Swiss
FORMAT Constructed
DURATION One round lasting up to 54 minutes
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
1 Win 3 Khans of Tarkir 5-card booster packs 0
0 Wins 1 Khans of Tarkir 5-card booster pack 0
NOTE: Prize boosters will change with each new set release. 5-card boosters are untradable, but the cards they contain are tradable.

Magic Online Pro Tour Qualifiers

Magic Online Championship Series Events

Click here for a full schedule of upcoming MOCS events.

MOCS Season 7 Preliminaries
START TIMES
  • Wednesday, December 17 3:30 pm
  • Thursday, December 18 10:30 am
  • Thursday, December 18 6:30 pm
  • Friday, December 19 10:30 am
  • Friday, December 19 6:30 pm
  • Saturday, December 20 10:30 am

All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)

LOCATION Scheduled Events
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
15 Season 7 Qualifier Points
PRODUCT

Magic Online will provide 6 Holiday Cube booster packs.

Phantom product will not be added to a player's collection at the conclusion of the event.

SIZE 17-128 players
PLAY STYLE Swiss
FORMAT Holiday Cube Sealed
DURATION 20 minutes deck-building time. Six rounds, each round lasting up to 50 minutes.
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
6 1 Premium Gaea's Cradle promo 35
5 1 Regular Gaea's Cradle promo 35
4 1 Regular Gaea's Cradle promo 0

MOCS Season 7 Finals
START TIMES
  • Saturday, December 21 7:05 am

All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)

LOCATION Scheduled Events
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
35 Season 7 Qualifier Points
PRODUCT

Magic Online will provide 6 Holiday Cube booster packs.

Phantom product will not be added to a player's collection at the conclusion of the event.

SIZE 17-128 players
PLAY STYLE Swiss
FORMAT Holiday Cube Sealed
DURATION 20 minutes deck-building time. Six rounds, each round lasting up to 50 minutes.
PRIZES
Place Prizes QPs
1st Invitation to 2014 Magic Online Championship Finals, Invitation to Pro Tour Dragons of Tarkir, 1 Premium Khans of Tarkir set, 180 Khan's of Tarkir booster packs 0
2nd 1 Regular Khans of Tarkir set, 144 Khans of Tarkir booster packs 0
3rd-4th 72 Khans of Tarkir booster packs 0
5th-8th 54 Khans of Tarkir booster packs 0
9th-32nd 24 Khans of Tarkir booster packs 0

Magic Online Last Chance Qualifier
START TIMES
  • Saturday, December 20 9:00 am

All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)

LOCATION Scheduled Events
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
30 Event Tickets
PRODUCT

Magic Online will provide 6 Khans of Tarkir booster packs.

Phantom product will not be added to a player's collection at the conclusion of the event.

SIZE 33-1024 players
PLAY STYLE Swiss with Top 8
FORMAT Khans of Tarkir Sealed
DURATION 20 minutes deck-building time. Swiss by attendance, with a Top 8, each round lasting up to 50 minutes.
PRIZES
Place Prizes QPs
1st Invitation to Pro Tour Dragons of Tarkir, Invitation to Magic Online Championship Finals, 1 Premium Khans of Tarkir set and 216 Khans of Tarkir booster packs 0
2nd 1 Regular Khans of Tarkir set and 180 Khans of Tarkir booster packs 0
3rd-4th 1 Regular Khans of Tarkir set and 144 Khans of Tarkir booster pakcs 0
5th-8th 1 Regular Khans of Tarkir set and 108 Khans of Tarkir booster pakcs 0
9th-32nd 72 Khans of Tarkir booster pakcs 0

R&D Challenge
R&D Challenge
START TIME
  • Friday, December 19 12:00 pm
  • All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)
LOCATION Scheduled Events
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
10 Event Tickets
PRODUCT

A Modern constructed deck

PLAY STYLE Swiss
FORMAT Modern Constructed
DURATION 5 rounds, each round lasting up to 50 minutes.
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
5

18 Khans of Tarkir booster packs

3
4 9 Khans of Tarkir booster packs 1
3 5 Khans of Tarkir booster packs 0
NOTE: Magic R&D members are not eligible to win prizes but their matches will still affect standings. Any prizes R&D members would have won will be distributed evenly among the players with 15 match points within 5 business days of the event's competition.

Holiday Festival Queues

Mirage Draft Swiss
START TIMES
  • Wednesday, December 17 after downtime until 12:00 PM Monday, December 22.
  • All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1 Option 2
14 Event Tickets 2 Event Tickets, plus product
PRODUCT 1 Mirage, 1 Visions, and 1 Weatherlight booster pack
SIZE 8 players
PLAY STYLE Swiss
FORMAT Draft
DURATION 10 minutes deck-building time. Three rounds, each round up to 50 minutes.
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
3 Wins 1 Mirage, 1 Visions, and 1 Weatherlight booster pack 1
2 Wins 1 Mirage and 1 Weatherlight booster packs 0
1 Win 1 Visions booster pack 0

Mirage Draft 8-4
START TIMES
  • Wednesday, December 17, after downtime until downtime on Monday, December 22.
  • All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1 Option 2
14 Event Tickets 2 Event Tickets, plus product
PRODUCT 1 Mirage, 1 Visions, and 1 Weatherlight booster pack
SIZE 8 players
PLAY STYLE Single Elimination
FORMAT Draft
DURATION 10 minutes deck-building time. Three rounds, each round up to 50 minutes.
PRIZES
Place Prizes QPs
1st 3 Mirage, 2 Visions, and 3 Weatherlight booster packs 1
2nd 1 Mirage, 2 Visions, and 1 Weatherlight booster packs 0

Holiday Cube Draft Swiss

Phantom product will not be added to a player's collection at the conclusion of the event.

START TIMES
  • Wednesday, December 17 after downtime until 10:00 AM Monday, January 5th.
  • All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1 Option 2
10 Event Tickets 16 Phantom Points
PRODUCT 3 Phantom Holiday Cube booster packs
SIZE 8 players
PLAY STYLE Swiss
FORMAT Draft
DURATION 10 minutes deck-building time. Three rounds, each round up to 50 minutes.
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
3 Wins 24 Phantom Points 1
2 Wins 16 Phantom Points 0
1 Win 6 Phantom Points 0
0 Win 2 Phantom Points 0

Holiday Cube Draft Single Elimination

Phantom product will not be added to a player's collection at the conclusion of the event.

START TIMES
  • Wednesday, December 17, after downtime until 12:00 pm Monday, December 22.
  • All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1 Option 2
10 Event Tickets 16 Phantom Points
PRODUCT 3 Phantom Holiday Cube booster packs
SIZE 8 players
PLAY STYLE Single Elimination
FORMAT Draft
DURATION 10 minutes deck-building time. Three rounds, each round up to 50 minutes.
PRIZES
Place Prizes QPs
1st 1 Mirage, 1 Visions, 1 Weatherlight booster pack, and 18 Phantom Points 1
2nd 1 Mirage, 1 Visions, 1 Weatherlight booster pack, and 12 Phantom Points 0
3rd-4th 6 Phantom Points 0
2nd 3 Phantom Points 0

Holiday Festival Vintage Championship
START TIMES
  • Saturday, December 20th at 9:30 am.
  • All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)
LOCATION Scheduled Events
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
Invite Only
PRODUCT A Vintage constructed deck
SIZE Dependent on qualfying players
PLAY STYLE Swiss with Top 8
FORMAT Draft
DURATION A number of rounds determined by attendance, followed by a Top 8, each round up to 50 minutes.
PRIZES
Place Prizes QPs
1st 1 Premium Vintage Masters set, 1 Regular Vintage Masters set, 2 Urza's Saga, 2 Urza's Legacy, 2 Urza's Destiny, and 3 Modern Masters booster packs 15
2nd 1 Premium Vintage Masters set, 2 Urza's Saga, 2 Urza's Legacy, 2 Urza's Destiny, and 3 Modern Masters booster packs 15
3rd-4th 1 Regular Vintage Masters set, 2 Urza's Saga, 2 Urza's Legacy, 2 Urza's Destiny, and 3 Modern Masters booster packs 15
5th-8th 2 Urza's Saga, 2 Urza's Legacy, 2 Urza's Destiny, and 3 Modern Masters booster packs 15
9th-32nd 2 Urza's Saga, 2 Urza's Legacy, and 2 Urza's Destiny booster packs 0
NOTE: Top 3 finishers in Holiday Festival Vintage Championship who have no special rarity ("Power 9" or Bazaar of Baghdad) in main deck or side board also each get a Regular Vintage Masters set, in addition to other prizes earned. These extra prizes will be distributed at a later time.

Vintage 2-Player Gold
START TIMES
  • Wednesday, December 10, after downtime until downtime on Monday, December 22.
  • All times are Pacific (for UTC, add 8 hours)
LOCATION Constructed Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
10 Event Tickets
PRODUCT A Vintage constructed deck
SIZE 2 players
PLAY STYLE Single Elimination
FORMAT Constructed
DURATION One round
PRIZES
Place Prizes QPs
1st 5 Khans of Tarkir booster packs 1

Scheduled Daily Events Calendar
Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday Monday Tuesday
12:00 AM Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
12:30 AM
01:00 AM KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed
01:30 AM Legacy Legacy
02:00 AM Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern
02:30 AM
03:00 AM Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
03:30 AM
04:00 AM Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy
04:30 AM KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily
05:00 AM KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed
05:30 AM
06:00 AM Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
06:30 AM
07:00 AM Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy
07:30 AM
08:00 AM Maintenance Begins Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed
08:30 AM New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed
09:00 AM KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed
09:30 AM Momir Momir Momir
10:00 AM Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern
10:30 AM
11:00 AM Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy
11:30 AM Vintage Vintage Vintage Vintage
12:00 PM Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
12:30 PM New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed
01:00 PM KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed
01:30 PM Modern Modern Modern
02:00 PM Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed
02:30 PM KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily
03:00 PM Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
03:30 PM
04:00 PM Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern
04:30 PM Legacy Legacy

New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed

Legacy

New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed

Legacy

New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed

Legacy

Legacy Legacy
05:00 PM KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed
05:30 PM Vintage Pauper Pauper Pauper
06:00 PM Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard Standard
06:30 PM Vintage Vintage Vintage
07:00 PM Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed
07:30 PM KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily KTK Block Daily
08:00 PM Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy Legacy
08:30 PM New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed New to Magic Online Phantom Sealed
09:00 PM KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed
09:30 PM Standard Standard Standard
10:00 PM Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern Modern
10:30 PM
11:00 PM KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed KTK Sealed
11:30 PM Magic 2015 Sealed Magic 2015 Sealed
Constructed Queues

Constructed Eight-Player Single Elimination

Constructed eight-player single-elimination queues include the following formats:
START TIMES Fire on demand
LOCATION Constructed Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
6 Event Tickets
SIZE Eight players
DURATION Three rounds, up to 50 minutes, single-elimination (play ends on first match loss). Each round begins two minutes after all matches in the previous round have completed.
PRIZES
Place Prizes QPs
1st Khans of Tarkir booster packs 2
2nd Khans of Tarkir booster packs 1
3rd - 4th Khans of Tarkir booster packs 0
Constructed Two-Player

Constructed two-player single-elimination queues include the following formats:
START TIMES Fire on demand
LOCATION Constructed Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1
2 Event Tickets
SIZE Two players
DURATION One round, up to 50 minutes. Each round begins two minutes after all matches in the previous round have completed.
PRIZES
Place Prizes
1st 1 Khans of Tarkir booster pack
Limited Single Elimination Queues

Limited 4-3-2-2 Draft Single Elimination

Limited 4-3-2-2 drafts include the following formats:
START TIMES Fire on demand
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1 Option 2
2 Event Tickets + 3 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 14 Event Tickets
SIZE Eight players
DURATION Three rounds, up to 50 minutes single-elimination (play ends on first match loss), plus 10 minutes deck construction. Each round begins two minutes after all matches in the previous round have completed.
PRIZES
Place Prizes QPs
1st 4 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 1
2nd 3 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 0
3rd - 4th 2 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 0
For specific entry and prize details, click the format links above.

Limited 8-4 Draft Single Elimination

Limited 8-4 drafts include the following formats:

START TIMES Fire on demand
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1 Option 2
2 Event Tickets + 3 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 14 Event Tickets
SIZE Eight players
DURATION Three rounds, up to 50 minutes single-elimination (play ends on first match loss), plus 10 minutes deck construction. Each round begins two minutes after all matches in the previous round have completed.
PRIZES
Place Prizes QPs
1st 8 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 1
2nd 4 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 0
For specific entry and prize details, click the format links above.
Limited Swiss Queues

Limited Swiss Draft

Limited Swiss drafts include the following formats:
START TIMES Fire on demand
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1 Option 2
2 Event Tickets + 3 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 14 Event Tickets
SIZE Eight players
DURATION Three rounds, up to 50 minutes, Swiss pairings, plus 10 minutes deck construction. Each round begins two minutes after all matches in the previous round have completed.
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
3 3 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 1
2 2 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 0
1 1 booster pack of appropriate set(s) 0
For specific entry and prize details, click the format links above.

Limited Four-Booster Sealed
Limited four-booster sealed events include the following formats:

START TIMES Fire on demand
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1 Option 2
2 Event Tickets + 4 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 18 Event Tickets
SIZE Eight players
DURATION Three rounds, up to 50 minutes, Swiss pairings, plus 20 minutes deck construction. Each round begins two minutes after all matches in the previous round have completed.
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
3 6 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 1
2 3 booster packs of appropriate set(s) 0
1 1 booster pack of appropriate set(s) 0
For specific entry and prize details, click the format links above.

Phantom Sealed Events

Phantom Sealed Events

START TIMES Fire on demand
LOCATION Limited Queues
ENTRY OPTIONS
Option 1 Option 2
6 Event Tickets 10 Phantom Points
SIZE Eight players
DURATION Three rounds, up to 50 minutes, Swiss pairings, plus 20 minutes deck construction. Each round begins two minutes after all matches in the previous round have completed.
PRIZES
Match Wins Prizes QPs
3 16 Phantom Points 1
2 8 Phantom Points 0
1 4 Phantom Points 0
0 2 Phantom Points 0
For specific entry and prize details, click the format links above.

Magic Online Product Release and Redemption Schedule

Below is a summary of current Magic Online release dates and redemption dates. While we do not foresee any delays or changes, please note that all release dates are subject to change without notice.

Product Digital
Release Date
Redemption
Guarantee Date
Redemption
Cutoff Date
Return to Ravnica 10/15/2012 10/31/2014 11/02/2015
Gatecrash 02/11/2013 10/31/2014 11/02/2015
Dragon's Maze 05/13/2013 10/31/2014 11/02/2015
Magic 2014 Core Set 07/29/2013 10/31/2014 11/02/2015
Theros 10/07/2013 10/31/2015 11/02/2016
Born of the Gods 02/17/2014 10/31/2015 11/02/2016
Journey into Nyx 05/12/2014 10/31/2015 11/02/2016
Vintage Masters 06/16/2014

Not Redeemable

Magic 2015 Core Set 07/28/2014 10/31/2015 11/02/2016
Khans of Tarkir 10/06/2014 06/01/2016 05/31/2017

As a general rule, Magic Online sets will be available for redemption roughly one month after they are released. If a redeemable set runs out of stock before its Redemption Guarantee Date, the set will be reprinted. After a redeemable set's Redemption Guaranteed Date has passed, such set will be available while supplies last or until its Cutoff Date, whichever comes first. All Redemption Guarantee and Cutoff dates include a cutoff time of 9:00 AM Pacific.

For additional information about redemption, please read our Redemption Policy.

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