How It Works
Throwback to Ixalan and draft with a bit of Magic history. Draft with 2 packs of Rivals of Ixalan and 1 pack of Ixalan then play three rounds for Prize Wall tickets. This event is limited to 8 players.
SCG CON Throwback Draft Event Structure
- Players draft with 2 packs of Rivals of Ixalan and 1 pack of Ixalan in a single pod and then have 15 minutes to build their deck.
- Players will play three (3) Swiss rounds
- Registration for all tournaments at SCG CON will close 10 minutes prior to the start time.
- Players who enter the event after the event has begun will be enrolled with a Loss for their first round.
- Players must have their Wizards Account email in their Melee.gg profile in order to enroll.
- Decklists are not required for this event.
If paper printouts are made for this tournament, players' names will display as their real names regardless of their profile settings.
To unenroll after you must contact the organizer.
All SCG CON tournaments will be run according to the Tournament Rules for their respective game systems:
Magic: the Gathering Tournament Rules
- Pairings for Throwback Draft tournaments will be available on the Magic: The Gathering Companion App and on Paper in the event hall.
- It is each Player's sole responsibility to find their pairings and report to their match at the beginning of each round.
- Round length is determined by tournament format.
- It is the responsibility of the winner of any given match to ensure that the result is reported and recorded correctly. However, if either player notices a discrepancy between the actual result of the match, and the reported match result, they must bring the error to the attention of a tournament official immediately.
- Players must have accounts in good standing on MTG Melee and Star City Games.
- Players must not be currently suspended from participating in Magic: The Gathering events and/or tabletop Star City Games events.
- Regional eligibility restrictions also apply, void where prohibited.
Registration closes ten (10) minutes before the start time.
Draft begins at the start time.
The build period begins at the conclusion of the draft.
Round one (1) begins at the conclusion of the build period.
Three (3) rounds of Swiss.
The organizer has agreed to pay out prizes immediately after the tournament has ended.
- 3-0 - 400 Prize Wall Tickets
- 2-1 - 120 Prize Wall Tickets
- 1-2 - 80 Prize Wall Tickets
- 0-3 - 40 Prize Wall Tickets
Prizes distributed each round:
- 40 Prize Wall Tickets to the winner of each match.
Players that receive a bye as well as players at 2-0-1 or 3-0 must collect a portion of their prizes at the stage.