Hong Kong Regional and National Qualifier Championships 2009

Posted in Feature on April 27, 2009

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


  • Regional( 4 invite) -- June 7, 2009
  • National Qualifier( 4 invites)—July 5 , 2009


  • Standard-constructed format
  • Deck lists are required


  • Top winner of Regional Championships will be invited to Hong Kong/ Macau Nationals

Tournament Length

  • 50 minutes per round
    Number of Swiss rounds based on attendance according to the following chart:
Attendance Number of
Swiss Rounds
9 - 16 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

Top 8

  • Top 8 matches will be best 2 of 3
  • Top 8 matches will have no time limit. Players are expected to play at a reasonable pace and finish their matches within 50 minutes.
  • Where necessary, the standings after the Swiss rounds will still be used to determine final order in the standings

32K, REL Competitive
Players are responsible for knowing all DCI rules
Players must bring pen, paper, card sleeves and appropriate counters

City TO Date Location Email
Hong Kong Helio Ian June 7 Loftstage Email
Hong Kong Helio Ian July 5 Loftstage Email

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