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- Vintage Cube Drafts are ongoing
- Premier Play events from now through January 1
- Year of Modern Flashbacks comes to a close with triple Magic 2014 drafts starting tomorrow
- Flashback Favorites drafts start on January 4 with triple Zendikar
- Upcoming Power 9 Challenge December 31
- 2016's final downtime will be on December 21
- Ongoing and Upcoming Events
- Ask us anything on the Magic Online Tumblr!
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Vintage Cube Drafts are ongoing. Go draft!
Vintage Cube Drafts are currently available through January 4. For more information on the Cube, including changes from the previous Cube and a full card list, check here.
Premier Play events from now through January 1
2016 is coming to an end, but that doesn't mean MTGO Premier Play events are! We've got plenty of events left to help you scratch that competitive itch, so check them out.
- December 24: Standard PTQ
- December 25:Kaladesh Sealed PTQ
- December 30: Kaladesh Sealed MOCS Monthly
- December 31: Modern PTQ
- January 1: Kaladesh Sealed PTQ
The Year of Modern Flashbacks comes to a close with Magic 2014 starting tomorrow
It's 2016: The Year of Modern Flashbacks! If you want to build up a collection for Modern, these Flashback Drafts add everything you draft to your collection once the event is over. Even if Modern isn't your thing, you can enjoy a leisurely Draft through the planes of the past with rotating formats each week!
Triple Magic 2014 Flashback Drafts start tomorrow and run until Wednesday, December 28. This will be the final draft for the Year of Modern Flashbacks, so don't miss it! Keep an eye out next year for Flashback Favorites, starting January 4.
Flashback Favorites drafts and other throwback events start January 4
2016's Year of Modern Flashbacks is almost over, but 2017 will be kicking off Flashback Favorites on January 4 with triple Zendikar drafts! For more information, check out the announcement here.
Upcoming Power Nine Challenge December 31
Play in the upcoming Power Nine Challenge on Saturday, December 31, for a chance to win a piece of the Power Nine!
Final downtime for 2016
- All tournaments will close Wednesday, December 21, at 5:00 a.m. PT/1 p.m. UTC
- Store and trade activity will be suspended at approximately 7:45 a.m. PT/3:45 p.m. UTC
- The system will be down from 8:00 a.m./3 p.m. UTC until 12:00 p.m. PT/8 p.m. UTC
Ongoing and Upcoming Events
Head on over to our shiny new event calendar at MTGO.com/Calendar for an easy-to-digest breakdown of events happening all across Magic Online.