Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifiers for the First Pro Tour of 2016
Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifiers (PPTQs) for the first Pro Tour of 2016 take place from June 6 until August 16 in stores worldwide. The format for these PPTQs can be either Modern Constructed or Limited. Check with your local store for more details.
- Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifiers for the first Pro Tour of 2016 start on June 6, 2015 and will run until August 16, 2015.
- The winner of a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier during this season qualifies to play in one of the Regional Pro Tour Qualifiers tied to the first Pro Tour of 2016.
- Use the Store Locator to find a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier near you. If your local store isn't running a Preliminary PTQ, ask them to find out if they are eligible to run one!
All players are eligible to play in a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for this season except the following:
- Players who have already won a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier during the current qualification season.
- Players that finished in 5th through 8th place in a Battle for Zendikar Regional Pro Tour Qualifier with an attendance of 128 or fewer players. These players are already qualified to play in the Regional Pro Tour Qualifier.
- For events held June 6, 2015 through August 2, 2015: Players with 20 or more Professional Points in the 2014-2015 Professional Points Season. These players are either already qualified (or are ineligible) to play in the Regional Pro Tour Qualifier.
- For events held August 3, 2015 through August 16, 2015: Players with a Pro Tour Players Club Platinum Level, Gold Level, or Silver level (as of the date of the Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier). Silver-level players are already qualified to play in the Regional Pro Tour Qualifier, and Gold- and Platinum-level players are ineligible to play in Regional Pro Tour Qualifiers.
- Players that are members of the Pro Tour Hall of Fame.
- Players who are otherwise already qualified for that season's Regional Pro Tour Qualifier.
If you have any questions as to you eligibility to play in a particular Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier, please email your inquiry to PremierPlay@wizards.com.
Complete information on invitations to Pro Tours can be found in the Magic: The Gathering Invitation Policy.
The winner of each event will receive an invitation to compete in one of the Regional Pro Tour Qualifiers tied to the first Pro Tour of 2016.
Other prizes are determined by the organizer of each event. Contact the organizer for additional details.
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