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Insight Esports Presents: Tier 1 $5,000 Historic Open

Organized by: Insight eSports

Platform: MTG Arena

We are hosting a Historic Open this Saturday featuring up to a $5,000 prize pool! Bring your newest decks and battle against formidable opponents for cash and prizes!

Entry Fee: $25.00 + $2.61 | Open Registration | Format: Historic | Ended | 63 of 512 Enrolled Players

Welcome to the Tier 1 Historic Open presented by Insight Esports!

Please give our sponsor, Tier 1 Games a visit for any of your CCG needs!

Tier 1 $5,000 Historic Open

Time: 10 AM PDT

Entry Fee:

$25 + MTG Melee Fee

Format: Historic (Best Of Three)

Rounds: Swiss + Cut To Top 8 (Number Of Rounds Based On Attendance)

Insights Based On Placement

1st: 50 Insights

2nd: 30 Insights

3rd-4th: 20 Insights

5th-8th: 10 Insights

X-2 Record: 6 Insights

X-3 Record: 3 Insights

Prize Pool (Based on 100 or more Players)

1st: $1,250 USD

2nd: $750 USD

3rd-4th: $500 USD

5th-8th: $200 USD

9th-16th: $100 USD

17th-32nd: $25 USD

Prize Pool (Based on 80 or more Players)

1st: $800 USD

2nd: $400 USD

3rd-4th: $250 USD

5th-8th: $100 USD

9th-16th: $50 USD

Prize Pool (Based on 60 or more Players)

1st: $500 USD

2nd: $250 USD

3rd-4th: $150 USD

5th-8th: $75 USD

9th-16th: $30 USD

Prize Pool (Based on 59 or less Players)

1st: $400 USD

2nd: $200 USD

3rd-4th: $100 USD

5th-8th: $50 USD

9th-16th: $25 USD

Players who finish between 1-16 will receive an invitation to the Summer Series Tier 1 Invitational on July 31st.

Connection/ In Game Issues

All connection issues are the responsibility of the players to work out. Everyone is responsible for their internet/computer to be in working condition! Any in-game issues, that need attention, must be brought to a staff member in a timely manner. All players should be aware of MTG Arena bugs/issues.

**All decisions will be final when made by Staff and Tournament Organizers. **

Pairings

All pairings will be final once posted. Please listen out for any text/audio notifications on new pairings posted. Please consider signing up for SMS notifications on MTGMelee.

All players need to use "Historic Tournament Challenge" when challenging your opponent.

Players are not allowed to intentionally draw.

Top 8 will be using the Play/Draw Rule. Higher Seed challenges and chooses.

Challenge Issues

Common issues arise when challenging other players, some of these are as follows:

  1. Cannot connect to opponent

  2. Rules/Settings not the same as your opponents

  3. Cannot find username due to error or unrecognizable lettering

Please take the necessary steps to speak to your opponent before contacting a staff member. Adding each other on Friends List, restarting Arena, restarting router, and making sure all challenge details are the same as your opponents are all common fixes.

Proof

In certain cases you may need to provide proof of winning/cheating in a game (This includes exploiting bugs within the game). We suggest taking screenshots of Victories or in-game issues for proof if needed, (I.E. if your opponent plays a card they shouldn't, etc.)

All pictures or videos presented will be taken into consideration when making a decision.

Coverage

The Top 8 finishers will be asked to share their screens in Discord for video/coverage purposes. It will not be shared with your opponents in real-time for tournament integrity.

By registering for this event, you are agreeing that we are able to use your (username, audio, video, etc.) for our stream/social media purposes.

Prizing

All prizing is payed out VIA PayPal.com!

Please allow up to 10 days after the tournament has concluded to be contacted about prizing.

Winners will receive an email regarding prizing policies after verifying their identity.

Players will receive all prizes within sixty days of verifying their identity and confirming our payment policy VIA email.

Legal Obligations

All players must be 18 years or older. Players between the ages of 13-17 will need to have a completed Parent/Guardian form. Which can be found here: Parent/Guardian Consent Form

All players must abide by all MTG Melee, Wizards of the Coast, and Insight Esports rules/code of conducts.

Our staff reserves the right to drop any player from the tournament by breaking any rules or code of conduct. Refunds, for this reason, will not be permitted.

Prize Pool Changes

We will not be changing the prize pool with 64 or more players. Under 63 players will have a prize restructure and a grace period before the tournament begins if any player wishes to receive a refund.

Insight Esports Presents: Tier 1 Historic Open

Registration Ends: 10:00 AM PDT

Decklist Submission Ends: 10:03 AM PDT

(Please Note, ALL PLAYERS WHO DO NOT SUBMIT A DECKLIST BY THIS TIME WILL BE DROPPED!)

Round 1 Posted: 8:05 AM PDT

Insights Based On Placement

1st: 50 Insights

2nd: 30 Insights

3rd-4th: 20 Insights

5th-8th: 10 Insights

X-2 Record: 6 Insights

X-3 Record: 3 Insights

Prize Pool (Based on 100 or more Players)

1st: $1,250 USD

2nd: $750 USD

3rd-4th: $500 USD

5th-8th: $200 USD

9th-16th: $100 USD

17th-32nd: $25 USD

Prize Pool (Based on 80 or more Players)

1st: $800 USD

2nd: $400 USD

3rd-4th: $250 USD

5th-8th: $100 USD

9th-16th: $50 USD

Prize Pool (Based on 60 or more Players)

1st: $500 USD

2nd: $250 USD

3rd-4th: $150 USD

5th-8th: $75 USD

9th-16th: $30 USD

Prize Pool (Based on 59 or less Players)

1st: $400 USD

2nd: $200 USD

3rd-4th: $100 USD

5th-8th: $50 USD

9th-16th: $25 USD

Players who finish between 1-16 will receive an invitation to the Summer Series Tier 1 Invitational on July 31st.

Please join our Discord for any questions or concerns!

Glitch /insightesportsca OFFLINE

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