Hello and welcome to the 4th stop on the Manfield's Magic Academy Tour! This event will be Standard Best of Three and include 5 rounds of swiss followed by a cut to the top 8. This event is being run directly by Seth Manfield. The tournament costs 6 dollars to enter, and is an open entry event.
If you would like to learn more about the Academy please visit: https://www.patreon.com/SethManfield By joining the Patreon you are helping to support this tournament series.
This event is sponsored by Metafy. Head over to https://metafy.gg and check out their coaching services, including various MTG coaches to choose from. Book your session today!
Matches are best of three games, and the decklist cutoff is right before the event begins. Decklists will be closed. Decklists must be legal for play in the Standard format. Top 8 Play/Draw will be decided by a coin flip.
If you run into a descrepancy with your opponent please take a screenshot of the situation. Even better yet record your match on or off screen Report any issues directly on MTGMelee, the same rules Competitive REL that are used for online events, will apply here. Players who do not show up within 10 minutes of the round starting may be given a match loss, rounds will begin once the final match of the previous round has ended.
This is a one day event, top 8 will commence immediately following the swiss. Rounds will begin once all players report results for the previous round.
The organizer has agreed to pay out prizes in 14 days or less.
Prizes will be awarded to all players who finish in the top 8 of this event.
1st: 150$, 1500 Gems and Qualification to the MMA Grand Finale.
2nd: 75$, 1500 Gems and Qualification to the MMA Grand Finale.
3rd: 50$, 1500 Gems and Qualification to the MMA Grand Finale.
4th: 50$, 1500 Gems and Qualification to the MMA Grand Finale.
5th-8th 3000 Gems
Top Finishing Player who streams their gameplay on Twitch: 75$. That's right just for deciding to stream you are elgible for an extra 75$. Why is this happening? Streaming is optional, but it helps coverage to have some players in the event streaming their games. In order to be eligible for this prize simply reach out to the tournament organizer via Twitter, Discord, Email, or MTGMelee before the start of the event(Seth Manfield) to let him know you will be streaming your gameplay. You must stream all your gameplay to be eligible, but you may do so on a delay if you wish.
What does invitation to MMA Grand Finale mean? The Grand Finale will be a 32 player event invite only. Full prizes will be announced closer to the event, taking place later in 2022. Booster boxes(both draft and collector),Secret Lairs, individual cards, playmats,Arena Codes and more.
If you believe you have won a prize and have not received it please reach out to Seth directly via email,twitter, or discord.