Each Quarter, the Hairy Tarantula is proud to present a format that may not get as much attention as usual. This Spring, we present Frontier, a format first invented in Japan, that features cards from the 2015 Core Set and forwards.
Registration: 12pm – 12:55pm
Start Time: 1pm
Entry Fee: $20
Duration: Swiss Rounds, followed by cut to appropriate playoff (as found in MTR Appendix E)
$20/player added to prize pool, given as store credit, distributed as follows.
If 9-16 players:
1st: 40% (96 with 12 players)
2nd: 30% (72 with 12 players)
3rd/4th: 15% each (48 with 12 players)
If 17+ players:
1st: 40% (200 with 24 players)
2nd: 20% (100 with 24 players)
3rd-4th: 10% (50 with 24 players)
5th-8th: 5% (25 with 24 players)
If 33+ players (in addition to above):
9th-12th: $20 store credit
Magic League is a four-week event featuring fast-paced games where you’re in control of how often you play and who you want to match up against. Getting started is easy. You’ll get three booster packs and build a 30-card deck out of the most exciting cards inside, plus basic lands.
Week 1: Start with 3 Amonkhet boosters. Build a 30-card deck, making sure to include 12–13 lands.
Weeks 2–4: You may add 1 additional booster from Amonkhet.
Bonus: If your deck receives a third loss, you may add cards from 1 additional booster.
Entry Fee: $15 at the start of the league (You may join late at the same rate)
Additional Boosters: $4 each as permitted above
Structure: Play 3 Best-of-1 games each week. If you join late, you may play additional games to catch up. You may also play League games on other days of the week (make sure to keep track on your match card).
Prizes: At the end of the league, Boosters will be awarded to players with the most wins, highest win percentage, and best improved.