Magic Online Announcements September 29, 2015

Posted in Magic Online on September 30, 2015

By David Whitfield

David works on the Magic community team as a content specialist. He spends his days writing about Magic Online and trying to play too many colors at once in Limited.

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Magic Online Battle for Zendikar Prerelease and Release Events

Join the battle for Zendikar from the comfort of your own home with Magic Online Battle for Zendikar Prerelease and release events! Prerelease events start Friday, October 9 and runs through the weekend.

Get the full event details here.

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Modern Leagues and Other Magic Online Event Updates

Lee Sharpe, Digital Product Manager for Magic Online Events, returns to bring players the latest news and event updates. Get Magic Online updates across a wide variet of formats, including an updated Daily Event schedule, changes to eight-player queue prize structure, and more.

For all of you Modern fans out there, the biggest news is going to be our new Modern League that begins on September 30, following the downtime!

Read the full article here.

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Newly Updated Legacy Cube Events Running Now

Randy Buehler's latest article details the second round of updates to the Magic Online Legacy Cube. Check it out for a list of what's changed and a link to the full Cube list!

Events for the newly updated Legacy Cube run until Friday, October 9 at 10:00 a.m. Pacific (UTC -7). You can check out the full event details here!

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Modern Super League Champion Crowned Tonight!

Watch the final episode of the Modern Super League tonight at 6:00 p.m. Pacific (UTC-7) live on twitch.tv/magic! Check out Randy Buehler's latest article for a preview of tonight's matches.

If you missed it the first time around, Randy Buehler wrote an article that details how three Super League mini-seasons will qualify players for a Super League Championship later this year. Who will emerge as the Super League grand champion? Find out by watching along!

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Mulligan Rule Update

The new mulligan rule takes effect on Magic Online next Wednesday, October 7, just in time for Battle for Zendikar Prerelease events!

Get more information on the new mulligan rule here.

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Banned and Restricted Updates

The recently announced banned and restricted updates are coming to Magic Online following the Wednesday, October 7 downtime.

Get more information and the full list of updates to the Banned and Restricted list here.

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Double Pro Tour Qualifier Weekend

Attention all Pro Tour hopefuls, there's a double Pro Tour Qualifier (PTQ) weekend coming up! Modern Pro Tour Qualifier Preliminaries and the Magic Origins Sealed Pro Tour Qualifier Preliminaries begin tomorrow, September 30, and run through the day preceding each Finals Event.

Learn more about PTQs on Magic Online and get the full schedule here.

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Downtime for September 30, 2015

  • All tournaments will close Wednesday, September 30, 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. Pacific (15:00 UTC) until 12:00 p.m. Pacific (19:00 UTC)

Build Notes

Promo Grants

  • The MOCS and MOPR Season 10 Promos will be granted during this downtime.

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Ongoing and Upcoming Events

Now–October 9Legacy Cube Events

September 30–October 2Modern Pro Tour Qualifier Preliminaries

September 30–October 3Magic Origins Sealed Pro Tour Qualifier Preliminaries

October 3Modern Pro Tour Qualifier Finals 9:00 a.m. Pacific (16:00 UTC)

October 4Magic Origins Sealed Pro Tour Qualifier Finals 7:00 a.m. Pacific (14:00 UTC)

October 9–12Battle for Zendikar Prerelease Events

October 12–28Battle for Zendikar Release Events

October 21–23Season 10 Magic Online Championship Series Preliminaries

October 24Season 10 Magic Online Championship Series Finals 7:00 a.m. Pacific (14:00 UTC)

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