Exploring Standard Showdown (Videos)

Posted in Feature on November 22, 2016

By Wizards of the Coast

Standard Showdown events kick off this weekend. Wondering what to play or what the tournament is going to be like? Not a Standard player but curious what the format is like? Check out the videos below to learn just what we have in store.

Watch Players Showdown in Rotterdam

We held a Showdown-style event for players at the World Magic Cup, and a good time was had by all. Don’t believe us? Check it out.

What is the Standard Showdown

That looks fun, but what is the Standard Showdown, you might ask? Good question, voice in my head. The coverage crew at the World Magic Cup introduced and discussed the Standard Showdown. If you know nothing about the Standard Showdown, this is a good place to start.

What Can You Do in Standard Right Now

Standard is all fun and games, and this short video shows some of the wild things you can do in Standard right now.

What People Talk About When They’re Talking About Standard Showdown (Recorded Live Stream)

The Community team talks about Standard and even cracks a few of the prize packs to give you a glimpse of what’s to come.

Standard Showdown is four-week event celebrating all that is Standard, with local tournaments, cool prizes, and opportunities for bragging rights and brewing.

Looking for a Standard Showdown tournament near you? Use this locator to find your nearest store hosting one of these fun events.


Already been to an event and crushed it? Submit your name, deck list, record, store where you played, and any fun photos you have at standardshowdown@wizards.com or by filling out the form below.

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