Rivals of Ixalan is releasing January 19th, but in the weeks to come we have several exciting events!
Saturday, January 6th - Rivals of Ixalan Open House
Come and join us for our Rivals of Ixalan Open House and get a taste of what's it's like to play an in-store Magic: The Gathering Event!
How does it work? Just show up and play! We'll provide you with a free Magic Deck and teach you how to play. Play a couple of people different people and we'll reward you with a special, full-art promo from the upcoming Rivals of Ixalan set: Silvergill Adept!
Saturday, January 13th and Sunday January 14th - Rivals of Ixalan Prerelease
The legendary city of Orazca has been found, but it will not be claimed without a fight. Now, you must outpace, outwit, and overpower your rivals as you vie for control of this ancient metropolis. Succeed, and you will wield the greatest power of the plane. On January 13th, get your first chance to experience this new set at one of our Magic: The Gathering Prerelease events.
At these events you'll receive a Rivals of Ixalan Prerelease pack that contains everything you need to participate in the event. The Rivals of Ixalan Prerelease Pack gives players a sneak peek at the new set with six booster packs along with a themed insert, a spindown life counter, and a premium promo card of any rare or mythic rare in the set.
Every player who completes the tournament will get two booster packs of Rivals of Ixalan (while supplies last).
Unlike other stores, in addition to our booster pack prizes, we are also using $7.50 of each entry fee for a store credit prize pool! The top half of players and one random player from the bottom half will get a portion of the store credit pool. The total prize amount is based on the number of players who have registered for each event.
In a Sealed event players will build a 40 card minimum deck using their prerelease box and then participate in a swiss tournament. You will play all rounds of the event, and during each round you'll be matched with someone who has a similar win/loss record. All Sealed events are played on Saturday, January 13th.
- 6 AM
- 12 PM
- 6 PM
Two-Headed Giant Events
In Two-Headed Giant events, both players on a team will build a 40 card minimum deck using their Ixalan prerelease box and then participate in a swiss tournament as a team with a shared life total and plot out their moves together. Players on the same team can use cards from each other’s prerelease box to build their decks. You will play all rounds of the event, and during each round you'll be matched with someone who has a similar win/loss record. All Two-Headed Giant events are played on Sunday, January 14th.
- 12 PM
- 6 PM
IRONMEN are players who participate in ALL SIX of our prerelease events over the prerelease weekend and will get access to special prizes! The top player out of all of the IRONMEN for the weekend will receive a FREE box of Rivals of Ixalan when it releases on January 19th. All other IRONMEN will be able to purchase a box of Rivals of Ixalan for amazingly low price of $86.99 upon release.
Friday, January 19th - Rivals of Ixalan Release Day
Our Friday Night magic event will be a Sealed event. For $25 you'll get 4 Booster Packs of Rivals of Ixalan and 2 Booster Packs of Ixalan to build a 40 card minium deck. You will play all rounds of the event, and during each round you'll be matched with someone who has a similar win/loss record. This event will be limited to four rounds, and each round you win, you'll get a booster pack of your choice from any booster currently in standard.
Saturday, January 20th and Sunday January 21st - Release Booster Drafts
To celebrate the release of the Rivals of Ixalan set, we'll be hosting booster drafts all weekend long! We'll have scheduled drafts on January 20th at 1PM and 6PM and at Sunday January 21st at 1PM. Entry fee is $15. Each round you win you'll win a booster pack of your choice from any booster currently in standard. Each booster draft will be limited to four rounds.
Each participant will also recieve a special promo copy of Brass's Bounty (while supplies last)