WPN Championship–San Juan Qualifier Tournaments

Posted in Feature on March 22, 2010

By Wizards of the Coast

The WPN Championship–San Juan Qualifier Tournaments are a series of qualifiers run throughout North and Latin America. The winner at each qualifier earns an invitation to the WPN Championship–San Juan tournament, to be held at the Magic: The Gathering Pro Tour San Juan 2010 event in San Juan, Puerto Rico on May 30, 2010. (Note: the winner of each qualifier does not receive airfare to attend Pro Tour San Juan or an invitation to play in the Pro Tour).

The winner of the WPN Championship–San Juan will receive round-trip airfare and 4 nights hotel accommodation to attend the Magic: The Gathering Pro Tour–Amsterdam 2010 event on September 3-5, 2010; subject to the official rules.

Entry Fee
  • Contact your local tournament organizer for entry fee.
  • Standard Constructed
  • Deck lists are required
  • Tournaments with less than 8 players will be cancelled
  • Note: This is a premier Magic tournament. Organizers and judges of the WPN Championship–San Juan Qualifier Tournaments are not permitted to play in the qualifiers.
Tournament Length
  • Swiss rounds - 50 minutes per round
  • Number of Swiss rounds based on attendance according to the following chart:
  • AttendanceNumber of Swiss Rounds
    8 3 (Single Elim.)
    9 - 16 4 (Cut to Top 4)
    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
  • 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.
  • The winner will win an invitation to the WPN Championship–San Juan tournament held at Pro Tour–San Juan 2010 on Sunday, May 30, 2010, which is subject to the official rules
  • Product prizes as determined by the organizer
  • 16K, REL Regular
  • 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
  • Players must bring pen, paper, card sleeves and appropriate counters.

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