GEN CON Indianapolis
Indiana Convention Center
100 South Capitol Avenue
Friday, August 17, 2012
Tournament begins at 10:00 AM.
The entry fee for the 2012 Magic: The Gathering Vintage Championship is $24. Please note that admission to GEN CON is also required. Please visit www.gencon.com for more information.
- Vintage Format
- No proxies of any kind are allowed
- Open to all players
- Swiss rounds, 60 minutes per round
- Number of rounds based on attendance according to the following chart:
|17 - 32||5|
|33 - 64||6|
|65 - 128||7|
|129 - 226||8|
|227 - 409||9|
|410 or higher||10|
- All players may participate in all Swiss rounds.
- The Top 8 players after the final Swiss round will advance to the Top 8 single-elimination finals.
- Top 8 matches will be best 2 of 3.
- Top 8 matches will have no time limit.
- Where necessary, the standings after the Swiss rounds will still be used to determine final order in the standings.
- REL Competitive, Planeswalker Points multiplier: 2x
- All the Magic: The Gathering Tournament Rules and the Magic: The Gathering Infraction Procedure Guide are in effect for this event unless specifically overruled by information in this Format Document.
- Players must bring pen, paper, card sleeves and appropriate counters.
- The winner receives an alternate-art framed Timetwister trophy
- Boosters and other prizes for other top finishers:
- 2nd place: 1 From the Vault: Exiled box set, 12 Italian Legends boosters and 3 Chinese Portal: Three Kingdoms boosters.
- 3rd – 4th place: 1 From the Vault: Exiled box set, 6 Italian Legends boosters and 2 Chinese Portal: Three Kingdoms boosters.
- 5th through 8th place: 4 Italian Legends boosters and 1 Chinese Portal: Three Kingdoms booster.
Other Vintage-format public events will be offered at Gen Con. You can check out the full schedule at www.pastimes.net.