The tournament organizer for Grand Prix Shizuoka, BIG MAGIC, announced on January 5 at 18:00 Japan Standard Time that capacity for the main event of the Grand Prix—2,256 players—had been reached.
All preregistered participants in the Grand Prix Shizuoka main event who have not paid for their entrance into the event by January 7 at 12:00 Japan Standard Time will have their preregistrations revoked. Any revoked entries into the main event will be available for registration at the event venue on January 9 starting at 13:00 Japan Standard Time on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Players who wish to register for the main event at the event venue on January 9 but are unable to because of maximum capacity will be able to register for a special Saturday morning Khans of Tarkir Sealed Deck side event. All participants in this special event will receive the foil Griselbrand promo card that is given to all Grand Prix main-event participants.
For more information on Grand Prix Shizuoka, including a list of side events as well as details on the special Saturday tournament for players unable to enter the main event, visit BIG MAGIC's Grand Prix Shizuoka website.
UPDATE—January 8, 2015
BIG MAGIC, the tournament organizer for Grand Prix Shizuoka, has confirmed that 99 seats in the Shizuoka main event will be available on-site on Friday. These seats in the main event will be available on Friday, January 9, starting at 13:00 Japan Standard Time on a first-come, first-serve basis.
If you wish to participate in the Grand Prix Shizuoka main event, it is highly advised you show up when the event venue opens at 10:00 Japan Standard Time.
The special "Griselbrand Sealed" Saturday event, which takes place on Saturday, January 10, at 09:00 Japan Standard Time, is available only to players who were unable to register for the main event. This special event has a maximum seating capacity of 226 players. Details for that special event are below:
Start time: 0900, Saturday 1/10
Entry Fee: ¥3000—Maximum Seating Capacity is 226 Players
Tournament is 3 rounds
All players will receive the Griselbrand promo card that is given to Grand Prix main event participants
All 3–0 players will receive an original BIG MAGIC playmat and sleeves