REGIONAL PRO TOUR QUALIFIERS FOR PRO TOUR MAGIC ORIGINS
Regional Pro Tour Qualifiers (RPTQs) for Pro Tour Magic Origins will take place April 25, 2015 worldwide.
Bring your best deck, your top strategies, and your fiercest play to the next level at a Regional Pro Tour Qualifier, and you may be one of the few to emerge from the event with an invitation and airfare to Pro Tour Magic Origins!
Regional Pro Tour Qualifiers for Pro Tour Magic Origins take place worldwide on April 25, 2015.
The Top 4 finishers of a Regional Pro Tour Qualifier with 128 or fewer players receive airfare and invitations to Pro Tour Magic Origins, while 5th- through 8th-place finishers receive invitations to the next round of Regional Pro Tour Qualifiers. If the Regional Pro Tour Qualifier is 129 or more players, 5th- through 8th-place finishers instead receive invitations to Pro Tour Magic Origins.
The Top 8 finishers of a Regional Pro Tour Qualifier with 129 or more players receive airfare and invitations to Pro Tour Magic Origins.
Regional Pro Tour Qualifiers are an invitation-only event. An invitation to participate in a Regional Pro Tour Qualifier for Pro Tour Magic Origins is offered to the following:
- Players who have a Pro Tour Players Club Silver level (as of the date of the Regional Pro Tour Qualifier).
- Players who won a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier from December 6, 2014, through February 22, 2015.
The following players may not compete in Regional Pro Tour Qualifiers for Pro Tour Magic Origins:
- Players who have previously participated in a Regional Pro Tour Qualifier that awards an invitation to Pro Tour Magic Origins.
- Players who have won a Magic Online Pro Tour Qualifier Final that awards an invitation to Pro Tour Magic Origins.
- Players who finished in the Top 8 of an individual-format Grand Prix that awards invitations to Pro Tour Magic Origins.
- Players who finished in the Top 4 of a team-format Grand Prix that awards invitations to Pro Tour Magic Origins.
- Players who finished with 33 or more match points at the Pro Tour Dragons of Tarkir.
- Players with a Pro Tour Players Club Gold or Platinum level (as of the date of the Regional Pro Tour Qualifier).
- Players who are members of the Pro Tour Hall of Fame.
Complete information about invitations to Pro Tours can be found in the Magic: The Gathering Invitation Policy.
The Top 4 of each Regional PTQ with attendance of 128 or fewer players receive an invitation and travel award* to Pro Tour Magic Origins.
If the Regional PTQ has an attendance of 129 or more players, the Top 8 receive an invitation and travel award* to Pro Tour Magic Origins. There is no Top 8 playoff if the event has 129 or more players.
The Top 16 players in each Regional PTQ will receive a Regional PTQ playmat.
Booster Prizes will be awarded as follows:
|Place||Attendance 128 or fewer||Attendance 129 or greater|
|1 - 4||-||-|
|5 - 8||54 boosters||-|
|9 - 16||36 boosters||36 boosters|
|17 - 24||18 boosters||27 boosters|
|25 - 32||-||18 boosters|
Other prizes are determined by the organizer of each event. Contact the organizer for additional details.
The players eligible to receive a travel award will receive instructions from Wizards of the Coast regarding whom they must contact and the deadline by which they must arrange their travel awards. Wizards of the Coast will not refund travel made outside this service. Wizards of the Coast reserves the right to award a cash equivalent award in lieu of any travel award in its sole discretion.
All travel itineraries must be from the international airport nearest the player's home and to the host city of the Pro Tour, and must include all the dates of that event. No award will be substituted if member is unable to participate. All other expenses are the responsibility of the member and may include, without limitation, accommodations, ground transportation, taxes, itinerary change fees, passport and visa fees.
This award must be redeemed through member's arrangement of travel itinerary no later than (30) days before departure. Failure to complete travel arrangements as directed by Wizards of the Coast prior to this deadline will result in forfeiture of the award. Every member receiving a travel award must provide to Wizards of the Coast an executed liability release, the appropriate US taxation form (W9 or W8) (or have one on file), up-to-date contact information on your DCI membership, and proof of ID and passport (when required by international destination). In all cases, all such documentation must be provided to Wizards of the Coast, or must have been previously on file, at least thirty (30) days before departure. Failure to timely provide such documentation will result in forfeiture of the award.
Players under the age of eighteen (18) at the time of the Pro Tour will receive a cash equivalent award in lieu of expenses, paid air ticket, and/or hotel accommodations. Such player must still attend, compete, and be listed in the finish of the tournament or forfeit this award.
Players who have general questions about the Magic: The Gathering trading card game, Wizards of the Coast LLC, the Wizards Play Network, or any Magic: The Gathering Organized Play program should contact Wizards of the Coast as follows:
PROMO CARD AND DECK BOX
All participants in a Regional Pro Tour Qualifier receive an exclusive Liliana of the Veil promo card.
All participants in a Regional Pro Tour Qualifier receive an exclusive deck box.
TELL US ABOUT YOUR REGIONAL PRO TOUR QUALIFIER!
Your input is critical to help us improve the quality of our events! We therefore want to give you the opportunity to let us know about your Regional Pro Tour Qualifier experience. Please click here and provide us with the date and location of the event(s) you participated in and a brief description of your experience.
Your feedback is very valuable. Thank you in advance for your time!
Below is a list of locations that will host the 31 Regional PTQs on April 25, 2015.
|Salón Basaldua||Belgrano 1144||Buenos Aires||Argentina|
|Games Laboratory||328 Little Lonsdale St||Melbourne||Victoria||Australia|
|Let's Collect||Rua Xavier de Almeida||São Paulo||São Paulo||Brazil|
|Magic Stronghold Games||185-3665 Kingsway||Vancouver||British Columbia||Canada|
|401 Games, Toys, Sportscards||518 Yonge St||Toronto||Ontario||Canada|
|Jeux Face a Face||4425 Wellington (metro de l'eglise)||Verdun (Montréal)||Quebec||Canada|
|Cerny Rytir Praha||Za Poricskou branou 21||Praha||Czech Republic|
|Dark Sphere||Arch 186 Hercules Road||London||England|
|Carta’jeu||297 rue Garibaldi||Lyon||Est||France|
|Mage Store||Graf-Adolf-Strasse 41||Düsseldorf||Nordrhein-Westfalen||Germany|
|Best Western Blu Hotel Roma||Largo Domenico De Dominicis 4||Roma||Roma||Italy|
|Spartan Games Arena||block 3c, no 32-1 jalan wangsa delima 11||Kuala Lumpur||Malaysia|
|Gamesmart||Av. de los Insurgentes 1391-113||México City||Distrito Federal||Mexico|
|GaGa Playloft||Malaya Morskaya 15/7||Saint-Petersburg||Russian Federation|
|Evolution store||C / Manuel Silvela, n º 8||Madrid||Spain|
|Dragons Lair - Stockholm||Kungsholmstorg 8||Stockholm||Sweden|
|San Diego Games and Comics||9910 Mira Mesa Blvd||San Diego||California||United States|
|ChannelFireball Game Center||1650 Coleman Ave||Santa Clara||California||United States|
|Cool Stuff Games - Jacksonville||8595 Beach Blvd||Jacksonville||Florida||United States|
|Accelerated Center||1900 Old Willow Rd||Northbrook||Illinois||United States|
|Collector's Cache||13354 College Blvd||Lenexa||Kansas||United States|
|Active Imagination Family and Arena||11200 Montgomery Ne Ste #7||Albuquerque||New Mexico||United States|
|Kirwan's Game Store||369 Main St||Catskill||New York||United States|
|Lucky's Card Shop||3929 High Point RD||Greensboro||North Carolina||United States|
|Red Castle Games||6406 SE Foster Rd||Portland||Oregon||United States|
|Redcap's Corner||3617 Lancaster Ave||Philadelphia||Pennsylvania||United States|
|Next Level Games, The - TNLG||2064 Gallatin Rd N||Madison||Tennessee||United States|
|Comic Asylum||905 N Jupiter Rd||Richardson||Texas||United States|
|Epic Puzzles and Games||3958 W 3500 S||West Valley City||Utah||United States|