Overview

Bring your top strategies with you to a Mythic Championship Qualifier (MCQ) and you may emerge from the event with an invitation to the Mythic Championship IV 2019 in Barcelona Spain!

MCQs for Mythic Championship IV 2019 in Barcelona take place between May 4, 2019 and June 16, 2019.

The format for this MCQ season is Standard Constructed.

This round of MCQs is open to all players. Pre-registration for this round will start on April 11th, 2019. As events have an event capacity between 129 - 226, please ensure you pre-register and claim your spot(s) early.

Eligibility

The following players may not compete in MCQ for Mythic Championship IV 2019 in Barcelona Spain:

  • Players that are already qualified for Mythic Championship IV 2019 in Barcelona Spain.
  • Note: Players with only a Pro Tour Players Club Silver invitation to Mythic Championship IV 2019 in Barcelona will not officially receive those invitation until June 24, 2019.

If you have any questions as to your eligibility to play in a particular MCQ, please email your inquiry to Esports@wizards.com.

Complete information about invitations to Mythic Championships can be found in the Magic: The Gathering Invitation Policy.

Promo Card

All participants in a MCQ receive an exclusive Arcbound Ravager participation card.

General Information

Tournament Structure

The structure for MCQs is modified Swiss-style.

Tournament Length and Advancement

  • Swiss rounds will be 50 minutes in length.
  • Single-elimination playoff matches will have no time limit.
  • Number of Swiss rounds based on attendance according to the following chart:
Attendance Swiss rounds Playoff
8 3 Rounds (Single Elimination) n/a
9—16 4 Rounds Top 8
17—32 5 Rounds Top 8
33—64 6 Rounds Top 8
65—128 7 Rounds Top 8
129-226 8 Rounds Top 8

Note: MCQs held by WPN stores are limited to a maximum of 226 players.

Format

  • Standard Constructed.
  • Decklists are required.
  • Planeswalker Point Multiplier 5X.

Playoff

  • Playoff matches, will be best two of three.
  • Playoff matches will be single-elimination.
  • While there are no time limits in the playoff rounds, players are expected to play at a reasonable pace and finish their matches within 60 minutes.
  • Standings after the Swiss rounds will be used to determine final order in the standings for losing players in the quarterfinal and semifinal playoff rounds.
  • For the first game of each match in the playoff, the player who finished higher in the Swiss rounds chooses either to play first or to play second. For subsequent games in each playoff match, the usual Play/Draw rule applies (loser of the previous game decides whether to play first in the next game).
  • The Magic: The Gathering Tournament Rules and the Magic: The Gathering Infraction Procedure Guide are in effect for this event unless specifically overruled by information in this Fact Sheet.
  • Players are responsible for bringing their own method of tracking life totals and appropriate counters or tokens.

Entry Fee

Entry fees for MCQs vary from organizer to organizer. Contact the tournament organizer of the MCQ you are planning to attend for exact information.

Prizes

The top finishing player at each MCQ will receive an invitation to Mythic Championship IV 2019 in Barcelona Spain.

Reminder: Invitations to Mythic Championships no longer come with travel paid for by Wizards of the Coast. You are responsible for your own travel arrangements to the Mythic Championship.

Other prizes are determined by the organizer of each event. Contact the organizer for additional details.

Players who have general questions about the Magic: The Gathering trading card game, Wizards of the Coast LLC, the Wizards Play Network, or any Magic: The Gathering Organized Play program should contact Wizards of the Coast as follows:

Tell Us About Your MCQ!

Your input is critical to help us improve the quality of our events! We therefore want to give you the opportunity to let us know about your MCQ experience. Please click here and provide us with the date and location of the event(s) you participated in and a brief description of your experience.

Your feedback is very valuable. Thank you in advance for your time!

Locations

***Pre-register for your MCQ now to secure your spot.

Below is a list of locations that will host the MCQ between May 4, 2019 and June 16, 2019.

Updated April 15, 2019

Date Venue Capacity Location City Region Country Email Website
5/4/2019 226 Espace Chevreul Nanterre Paris France Email Website
5/4/2019 226 Hyatt Regency Birmingham Birmingham Alabama United States Email Website
5/4/2019 226 RIW Hobbies Livonia Michigan United States Email Website
5/4/2019 200 Moonbase Market St. Louis Missouri United States Email Website
5/5/2019 226 Espace Chevreul Nanterre Paris France Email Website
5/5/2019 140 3rd Coast Cards Katy Texas United States Email Website
5/11/2019 129 Inside Games Brasília Distrito Federal Brazil Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Le Centre Sheraton Montréal Montréal Quebec Canada Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Hotel Neruda Santiago Región Metropolitana de Santiago Chile Email Website
5/11/2019 226 中華電信學院-板橋所 CB101 New Taipei City Taipei Chinese Taipei Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Holiday Inn Liverpool   England Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Bürgerhaus bischofsheim Maintal Baden-Württemberg Germany Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Hotel Mercure Roma Lazio Italy Email Website
5/11/2019 224 南近代ビル 福岡市 Fukuoka-ken Japan Email Website
5/11/2019 226 晴れる屋トーナメントセンター 新宿区 Tokyo-to Japan Email Website
5/11/2019 160 Game Goblins Little Rock Arkansas United States Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Eudemonia Berkeley California United States Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Tabletop Shop Newington Connecticut United States Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Cool Stuff Games - South Orlando Orlando Florida United States Email Website
5/11/2019 226 ABU Games Boise Idaho United States Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Laurel Race Track Laurel Maryland United States Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Lancaster Event Center - Exhibit Hall Lincoln Nebraska United States Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Atomic Empire Durham North Carolina United States Email Website
5/11/2019 226 Rivergate Mall Goodlettsville Tennessee United States Email Website
5/11/2019 132 Mox Boarding House Bellevue Washington United States Email Website
5/12/2019 226 Tour & Taxis Brussels Brussels Belgium Email Website
5/12/2019 226 中華電信學院-板橋所 CB101 New Taipei City Taipei Chinese Taipei Email Website
5/12/2019 226 Salle Alizé Muret Haute-Garonne France Email Website
5/12/2019 226 Espace Citoyen - Mairie du 8e Lyon Rhône France Email Website
5/12/2019 226 Bürgerhaus bischofsheim Maintal Baden-Württemberg Germany Email Website
5/12/2019 226 Hotel Mercure Roma Lazio Italy Email Website
5/12/2019 226 伊勢崎市民プラザ 高崎市 Gunma-ken Japan Email Website
5/12/2019 226 Hotel Plaza Diana Guadalajara Jalisco Mexico Email Website
5/12/2019 226 Hotel Coia Vigo Pontevedra Spain Email Website
5/12/2019 226 Toy Wiz Nanuet New York United States Email  
5/18/2019 226 Kollider Sheffield   England Email Website
5/18/2019 226 Kolpinghaus Dülmen Nordrhein-Westfalen Germany Email Website
5/18/2019 226 Malpensa Fiere Milano Lombardia Italy Email Website
5/18/2019 226 大阪市都島区民センター 大阪市 Osaka-fu Japan Email Website
5/18/2019 226 Congress Centre Porto Porto Porto Portugal Email Website
5/18/2019 226 Suntec Singapore International Convention and Exhibition Centre Singapore Singapore - No State Singapore Email Website
5/18/2019 226 Expo Hotel Valencia Valencia Valencia Spain Email Website
5/18/2019 226 ManaWerx Glendale Arizona United States Email Website
5/18/2019 226 Game Kastle - Mountain View Mountain View California United States Email Website
5/18/2019 168 Bluegrass Magic Gameshop Louisville Kentucky United States Email Website
5/18/2019 226 St Paul Christian Life Center Cambridge Massachusetts United States Email Website
5/18/2019 150 Wizards Games Norman Oklahoma United States Email Website
5/18/2019 226 Mr Nice Guy Games Monroeville Pennsylvania United States Email Website
5/18/2019 226 Firefly Toys and Games Columbia South Carolina United States Email Website
5/18/2019 226 Oasis Games Salt Lake City Utah United States Email Website
5/18/2019 129 Northwest Sportscards Tacoma Washington United States Email Website
5/19/2019 226 Centro De Convenções Frei Caneca Sau Paulo São Paulo Brazil Email Website
5/19/2019 226 上海维也纳国际酒店 Shanghai Shanghai China Email Website
5/19/2019 226 Kollider Sheffield   England Email Website
5/19/2019 226 Malpensa Fiere Milano Lombardia Italy Email Website
5/19/2019 226 大阪市平野区民ホール 大阪市 Osaka-fu Japan Email Website
5/19/2019 180 Merlyns Spokane Washington United States Email Website
5/25/2019 226 Petersham Town Hall Petersham New South Wales Australia Email  
5/25/2019 226 Nepean Sportsplex Ottawa Ontario Canada Email Website
5/25/2019 226 Regal Court Hotel Beijing Beijing Beijing China Email Website
5/25/2019 226 Radisson Blu Hotel Stansted   England Email Website
5/25/2019 226 岩手県産業会館 盛岡市 Iwate-ken Japan Email Website
5/25/2019 226 OMM 大阪市 Osaka-fu Japan Email Website
5/25/2019 226 Izmaylovo Beta Moscow Moskva Russian Federation Email Website
5/25/2019 226 Restaurante Nou Mediterrani Barcelona Barcelona Spain Email Website
5/25/2019 226 Sheraton Stockholm Hotel Stockholm   Sweden Email Website
5/25/2019 226 Pastimes Niles Illinois United States Email Website
5/25/2019 226 +1 Gaming Metairie Louisiana United States Email Website
5/25/2019 226 Fort Worth Convention Center Fort Worth Texas United States Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Petersham Town Hall Petersham New South Wales Australia Email  
5/26/2019 226 Haus der Begegnung Mariahilf Vienna Wien Austria Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Victoria Villa Hotel Curitiba Paraná Brazil Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Regal Court Hotel Beijing Beijing Beijing China Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Radisson Blu Hotel Stansted   England Email Website
5/26/2019 226 8 Gallery Turin Piemonte Italy Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Hotel Mercure Catania Sicilia Italy Email Website
5/26/2019 226 こまつ芸術劇場うらら 小松市 Ishikawa-ken Japan Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Fletcher Hotel Nieuwegein Nieuwegein Utrecht Netherlands Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Centro de Convenciones Javier Prado Lima Lima Peru Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Hotel Vulcan Szczecin Dolnoslaskie Poland Email  
5/26/2019 226 Izmaylovo Beta Moscow Moskva Russian Federation Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Elk's Lodge Riverside California United States Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Hilton Garden Inn Denver / Highlands Ranch Highlands Ranch Colorado United States Email Website
5/26/2019 226 Court House Exchange Event Space Independence Missouri United States Email Website
5/26/2019 148 Guardian Games Portland Oregon United States Email  
6/1/2019 226 Magic Dealers Ciudad Autonoma de Buenos Aires Buenos Aires Argentina Email  
6/1/2019 226 Coburg Town Hall Coburg Victoria Australia Email  
6/1/2019 200 Warp 3 Edmonton Alberta Canada Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Bingeman Centre Kitchener Ontario Canada Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Menza Studentsky dum Praha   Czech Republic Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Inntalhalle Rosenheim Bayern Germany Email Website
6/1/2019 226 BIG MAGIC名古屋店 名古屋市 Aichi-ken Japan Email Website
6/1/2019 226 ExpoReforma Cuauhtemoc, Mexico City Distrito Federal Mexico Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Eton Centris Station Quezon   Philippines Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Great Escape Games Sacramento California United States Email Website
6/1/2019 132 At Ease Games San Diego California United States Email Website
6/1/2019 174 Cool Stuff Games - Hollywood Hollywood Florida United States Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Gaming Etc Tournament Center Acton Massachusetts United States Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Crowne Plaza Cherry Hill Cherry Hill New Jersey United States Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Kirwan's Game Store Catskill New York United States Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Full Grip Games.com Akron Ohio United States Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Timewarp Cards and Comics Cincinnati Ohio United States Email Website
6/1/2019 226 CM Games - Knoxville Knoxville Tennessee United States Email Website
6/1/2019 160 Mage's Sanctum Austin Texas United States Email Website
6/1/2019 226 Interstate Bingo Norfolk Virginia United States Email Website
6/1/2019 208 Sheraton Madison Hotel Madison Wisconsin United States Email Website
6/2/2019 226 Coburg Town Hall Coburg Victoria Australia Email  
6/2/2019 200 Firefighters Banquet & Conference Centre Burnaby British Columbia Canada Email Website
6/2/2019 226 Bologna Fiere Bologna Bologna Italy Email Website
6/2/2019 226 Bologna Fiere Bologna Bologna Italy Email Website
6/2/2019 226 Fletcher Hotel Nieuwegein Nieuwegein Utrecht Netherlands Email Website
6/2/2019 226 Sangate Hotel Warsaw Warsawa Mazowieckie Poland Email Website
6/2/2019 226 Hotel VP Jardín Metropolitano - Salón Hispania Madrid Madrid Spain Email Website
6/2/2019 226 Amarin Plaza Food Court Bangkok Krung Thep Maha Nakhon [Bangkok] Thailand Email Website
6/2/2019 226 David L. Baker Golf Course Fountain Valley California United States Email Website
6/2/2019 140 Super Games Milton Georgia United States Email Website
6/2/2019 226 Bavarian Inn Lodge Frankenmuth Michigan United States Email Website
6/2/2019 226 Morristown Hyatt and Conference Center Morristown New Jersey United States Email Website
6/2/2019 226 RIT Gene Polisseni Center Rochester New York United States Email Website
6/7/2019 226 Berglund Center Roanoke Virginia United States Email Website
6/15/2019 226 Montecassino Hotel and Event Centre Toronto Ontario Canada Email Website
6/15/2019 170 Montreal Cowork Montreal Quebec Canada Email Website
6/15/2019 226 Hotel Neruda, Santiago Santiago Aisén del General Carlos Ibáñez del Campo Chile Email Website
6/15/2019 138 TKP広島平和大通りカンファレンスセンター 広島市 Hiroshima-ken Japan Email Website
6/15/2019 226 Fibes - Palacio de Congresos y Exposiciones Sevilla Sevilla Spain Email Website
6/15/2019 160 Game Time Indianapolis Indiana United States Email Website
6/15/2019 226 Pandemonium Garden City Michigan United States Email Website
6/15/2019 226 Crowne Plaza Aire - Bloomington Burnsville Minnesota United States Email Website
6/15/2019 180 Meta Games Unlimited Springfield Missouri United States Email Website
6/15/2019 200 Comic Town Columbus Ohio United States Email Website
6/15/2019 N/A Common Ground Games Dallas Texas United States Email Website
6/16/2019 129 Centro Universitário Celso Lisboa Rio de Janeiro Rio de Janeiro Brazil Email Website
6/16/2019 226 Salle Jean Jaures Gemenos Bouches-du-Rhône France Email Website
6/16/2019 170 ドラゴンスター日本橋2号店 大阪市 Osaka-fu Japan Email Website
6/16/2019 226 晴れる屋トーナメントセンター 新宿区 Tokyo-to Japan Email Website
6/16/2019 226 Global Business& Convention Centre Petaling Jaya Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur Malaysia Email Website
6/16/2019 226 Embassy Suites by Hilton Jacksonville Baymeadows Jacksonville Florida United States Email Website
6/16/2019 226 Great Wolf Lodge Gurnee Illinois United States Email Website
6/16/2019 150 Little Shop of Magic Las Vegas Nevada United States Email Website
6/15/2015 226 Brothers Grim Games and Collectibles Selden New York United States Email Website

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