Grand Prix

Grand Prix–Massachussetts

Posted in Feature on February 19, 2007

By Wizards of the Coast

All Universal Tournament Rules and Magic: the Gathering Floor Rules are in effect for this event unless specifically overruled by information in this Format Document

Format

  • Swiss Rounds: Two-Headed Giant Sealed Deck, Top 4 Teams: Two-Headed Giant Booster Draft
  • Sealed Deck Product:
    • Events prior to February 2, 2007: 1 Time Spiral tournament pack and 4 Time Spiral boosters per team.
    • Events on or after February 2, 2007: 1 Time Spiral tournament pack, 1 Time Spiral booster, and 3 Planar Chaos boosters per team.
  • Booster Draft Product
    • Events prior to February 2, 2007: 6 Time Spiral boosters per team.
    • Events on or after February 2, 2007: 4 Time Spiral boosters and 2 Planar Chaos boosters per team.
  • Deck lists are required
  • If product is not stamped or preregistered, deck registration and deck swap will be performed for the Swiss Sealed Deck.
  • Tournament Length

  • Swiss rounds - 60 minutes per round
  • Deck registration time limit is 20 minutes, deck build time limit is 60 minutes.
  • Number of Swiss rounds based on attendance according to the following chart:

  • Attendance (In Teams)Number of Swiss rounds
    5 – 84
    9 – 165
    17 - 326
    33 - 647
    65 - 1288
    129 - 2269
    227 - 40910
    410 or higher11

    Advancement

  • All teams may participate in all Swiss rounds.
  • The top 4 teams after the final Swiss round will advance to the top 4 single-elimination finals.
  • Top 8

  • Top 4 matches will be single-game matches.
  • Top 4 matches will have no time limit
  • The Top 4 teams will be seated randomly at the draft table immediately prior to drafting.
  • The Top 4 bracket will be determined using this random seating.
  • Where necessary, the standings after the Swiss rounds will still be used to determine final order in the standings.
  • Notes

  • 24K, REL 2 (Competitive)
  • All Universal Tournament Rules and Magic: the Gathering Floor Rules are in effect for this event unless specifically overruled by information in this Format Document
  • The rules for Two-headed Giant booster draft can be found in the Magic: The Gathering Floor Rules.
  • Players must bring pen, paper, card sleeves and appropriate counters.


  • StateCityDate3rd-round byesLocationAddressContact phoneURL
    ConnecticutManchester3/24/20071The Grid687 Main St.508-473-5874Website
    MaineStandish3/24/20071Crossroad Games15 Fort Hill Rd.207-642-2612Website
    MarylandBaltimore3/17/20071Dream Wizards11772 Parklawn Dr, Rockville301-881-3530Website
    MassachusettsSomerville3/25/20071Your Move Games389 Highland Ave617-666-5799Website
    MassachusettsFitchburg3/30/20072Best Western Royal Plaza Hotel and Trade Center150 Royal Plaza Drive617-666-5799Website
    New JerseyMt Holly3/25/20071Rons Comic World1690 Rt 38908-725-7077Website
    New YorkNew York3/17/20071Neutral Ground122 West 26th St., 4th floor212-633-1288Website
    New YorkRochester3/25/20071Millennium Games and Hobbies3047 W Henrietta Rd585-427-2190Website
    Nova ScotiaHalifax3/17/20071Odyssey-20006407 Quinpool Rd902-435-5102
    OntarioToronto3/24/20071Skyfox Games86 William St. E.905-720-3377Website
    QuebecMontreal3/25/20071Carta Magica6360 St-Hubert514-286-9099Website
    Rhode IslandJohnston3/18/20071Disposable Heroes 1428 Hartford Ave 617-666-5799Website
    VermontBurlington3/25/20071Quarterstaff Games152 Church St.802-863-3666
    VirginiaPortsmouth3/17/20071Atlantis Games & Comics6231 Portsmouth Blvd757-465-1617Website

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