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During Magic 2015 Prerelease events, regular foil rares, instead of the correct promo rares, were included in seeded Prerelease booster packs. During the downtime on August 13, the correct promo rares will be granted. Players will get to keep the regular foil rare they already received.
2014 Magic Online Championship Series
The MOCS 2014 September Season runs from August 27, 2014, through September 24, 2014. The promo card is:
As part of our ongoing analysis of player trends and event popularity, we will be transitioning away from weekend Premier Events, and adding a number of new events on the weekends beginning August 20. See below for a list of the specific events that will be included in this transition. Entry and prize structures for these new events will be the same as existing Constructed and Sealed daily events.
With the release of the Magic 2015 Core Set, events and prizes will be updated on the schedule below.
The Events Calendar will be updated with full details on the dates indicated.
|Wednesday, August 13|
|Events Rotating Out|
|Events Rotating In
With the conclusion of Release Events, the following Magic 2015 Core Set Events rotate in:
|Wednesday, August 20|
|Events Rotating Out
|Events Rotating In
The following events will replace weekend Magic Online Premier events:
There will be an extended downtime on Wednesday, August 20, for Magic Online. Events close at 12:00 a.m. Pacific (07:00 UTC), midnight, and store activity and trades end at 2:45 a.m. Pacific (09:45 UTC) leading up to the system coming down at 3:00 a.m. Pacific (10:00 UTC).
Please plan ahead!
- All tournaments will close at 5:00 a.m. Pacific (12:00 UTC)
- Store and trade activity will be suspended at approximately 7:45 a.m. Pacific (14:45 UTC)
- The system will be down from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Pacific (15:00 to 19:00 UTC)