Overview

Three days, $750,000 in prize money, and 68 of the world’s very best competitors face off in Magic: The Gathering Arena at Mythic Championship V!

Date: October 18-20, 2019
Format: Traditional Standard Best-of-Three
Official Hashtag: #MythicChampionshipV

Live Broadcast

Mythic Championship V will take place at Thunder Studios in Long Beach, California.

Follow live video coverage of Mythic Championship V on twitch.tv/magic! Coverage begins October 18!

Tournament Information

The format for Mythic Championship V is Traditional Best-of-Three Standard Constructed across all three days of competition.

Day 1 – Modified Swiss

64 players battle it out in up to seven rounds on Magic: The Gathering Arena and 24 players will advance to Day 2. Players who earn five wins will automatically advance to Day 2. Players who lose four matches are eliminated from the tournament. Players who end Round 7 with four wins will move on to Day 2 based on their Day 1 tiebreakers until 24 players have advanced.

Day 2 – Modified Swiss

The Top 24 from Day 1 join the Magic Pro League divisional champions from the Core Split in a seven-round Swiss event. All players who reach five match wins move on to Day 3. Additional players will round out the Top 8 for Day 3 based on their tiebreakers in Day 2.

Day 3 – Top 8 Double-Elimination

8 players compete in a true double-elimination tournament. In the grand finals, the winners in the Upper Bracket and Lower Bracket will face off. The player in the Lower Bracket must win two matches to win the tournament!

Social Media

Media Requests

If you wish to set up a media credential for this event, contact press@wizards.com. Wizards of the Coast asks that all media requests be submitted at least two weeks prior to the event. Requests made after that date, including requests made on-site, may be denied.

Prize Structure

The prize pool for Mythic Championship V is $750,000 in total.

Place Amount
1 $100,000
2 $50,000
3 $30,000
4 $20,000
5-8 $12,500
9-28 $10,000
29-68 $7,500
Total $750,000

All prizes displayed in U.S. dollars. Prizes subject to change.

Mythic Points

Players will receive Mythic Points for the 2019 season based on their finish in this event.

Ranking Mythic Points
1 50
2 42
3-4 37
5-8 32
9-16 24
17-28 17
29-68 11

How Can I Play in an MTG Arena Mythic Championship?

Players can qualify for Mythic Championships featuring Magic: The Gathering Arena by finishing in the Top 16 of the two-day Mythic Championship Qualifier Weekend.

Your first step towards the Mythic Championship is by being a top Mythic-ranked players on Magic: The Gathering Arena. Download now and start on your path to the Mythic Championship!

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