Magic Online Announcements November 28, 2017

Posted in Magic Online on November 28, 2017

By Wizards of the Coast

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Vintage Super League tonight

Vintage Super League (VSL) is live tonight at 5 p.m. PT on Twitch!

Interested in the decklists being played on VSL? Decklists are updated weekly and can be found here.


Iconic Masters now available on Magic Online!

Iconic Masters is now available on Magic Online! Available in the Magic Online store for $6.99 per booster pack, Iconic Masters released simultaneously with tabletop Magic on Friday, November 17, and will be available until December 6.

Magic Online will feature two Draft leagues for this release, regular and phantom.

More information about the Magic Online release of Iconic Masters can be found here.


Standard PTQ this Saturday, December 2

Attention all Pro Tour hopefuls: A Pro Tour Qualifier (PTQ) is approaching! We hope to see you in the PTQ Finals on Saturday, December 2 at 9 a.m. PT. There is no need to qualify through a Preliminary—simply join this event with 30 Event Tickets or 300 Play Points.

Learn more about Magic Online Pro Tour Qualifiers here.


Iconic Masters Sealed PTQ Open this Sunday, December 3

Attention all Pro Tour hopefuls: A Pro Tour Qualifier (PTQ) is approaching! We hope to see you in this PTQ Open on Sunday, December 3 at 7 a.m. PT.

Join this event with 50 Tix or 500 Play Points.

Learn more about Iconic Masters on Magic Online here.


Throwback Standard Gauntlet 10: Gauntlet of Greatness begins Wednesday, December 6

Throwback Standard Gauntlet 10: Gauntlet of Greatness begins December 6 and will run until December 13. Expect Randy Buehler's article to be published tomorrow on, including the Gauntlet's decklists.

More information about Throwback Standard Gauntlets can be found here.


Magic Online Format Challenges back this weekend

The Magic Online Format Challenges introduced a new prize structure and recurring weekend events for Modern, Vintage, 1v1 Commander, Legacy, and Pauper formats!

Pacific Standard Time (-8 for UTC)

Start Time Event Type
Saturday, 8:00 a.m. Modern Challenge
Saturday, 10:00 a.m. Vintage Challenge
Saturday, 12:00 p.m. 1v1 Commander
Sunday, 8:00 a.m. Legacy Challenge
Sunday, 10:00 a.m. Pauper Challenge

Check out this page for further event details.


Extended downtime tomorrow, November 29

There will be an extended downtime tomorrow, November 29 (3 a.m.-12 p.m. PT/-8 for UTC). The next downtime will be December 13 (regular, 5 a.m.-10 a.m. PT/-8 for UTC).

Follow Magic Online's Twitter account for live updates during downtime.


Ongoing and Upcoming Events

Head on over to our shiny new event calendar at for an easy-to-digest breakdown of events happening all across Magic Online.



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