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$20K RCQ (Top 4) - Modern - SCG CON Richmond - Saturday - 10:00 am - tournament brand image

$20K RCQ (Top 4) - Modern - SCG CON Richmond - Saturday - 10:00 am

Game: Magic: The Gathering

Organized by: Star City Games

Tournament Type: Tabletop

The $20K RCQ - Modern event is an open entry two day event where players can participate for their share of a $20,000 prize pool and the Top 4 players qualify for Regional Championship at Dreamhack.

Entry Fee: $60.00 + $3.78 | Open Registration | Format: Modern | Ended | 264 of 1000 Enrolled Players

How it works

The $20K RCQ - Modern event is an open entry two day event where players can participate for their share of a $20,000 prize pool and the Top 4 players qualify for Regional Championship at Dreamhack.

SCG CON $20K RCQ - Modern Event Structure

Participants on Day One will play eight (8) rounds of Swiss. All participants with eighteen (18) or more match points will advance to Day Two. Day Two will be five (5) rounds of Swiss followed by a cut to a Top twelve (12) Single Elimination Playoffs.


  • Registration for all events at SCG CON will close 10 minutes prior to each event.
  • Players who enter after the tournament has begun will be enrolled with a loss for their first round.
  • Players must have their Wizards Account Email in their profile in order to enroll.


  • Decklists must be submitted through the Player Controller on
  • Decklists are due prior to the start of the first round of the event.
  • Failure to submit a decklist on time will result in Tardiness penalties.

For paper printouts generated for this tournament, participants' names will be displayed using their full real names, irrespective of their profile's name display settings. This specification applies solely to printed materials.

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 the $20K RCQ - Modern events will be available in the Player Controller and on Paper in the event hall.
  • It is each player's sole responsibility to find their pairings and report to their matches for the beginning of each round of their events.


  • Rounds for the $20K RCQ - Modern will be 50 minutes.
  • It is the responsibility of the winner of any given match to ensure that the result is reported and recorded correctly.
  • If either player notices a discrepancy between the 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 or Star City Games events.
  • Regional eligibility restrictions also apply, void where prohibited.

Registration closes at 9:50 am on Saturday, April 15th, 2023

Day One:

  • Round one (1) begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, April 15th, 2023
  • Eight (8) rounds of Swiss
  • All players with eighteen (18) or more match points will advance to Day Two.

Day Two:

  • Round nine (9) begins at 9:00 am on Sunday, April 16th, 2023
  • Five (5) rounds of Swiss
  • Cut to a Top Twelve (12) Single Elminiation Playoff
  • 1st-4th ranked players after Swiss will recieve a bye in the Top 12 Playoff

The organizer has agreed to pay out prizes in 30 days or less.

$20,000 Prize Pool

  • 1st: $3,000.00, Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack
  • 2nd: $2,000.00, Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack
  • 3rd – 4th: $1,500.00, Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack
  • 5th – 8th: $1,000.00
  • 9th – 12th: $700.00
  • 13th - 16th: $500.00
  • 17th – 32nd: $200.00

In order to receive cash prizes from a Star City Games event, players must have a current, signed, and dated tax form on file with Star City Games. If you have not submitted a tax form with up to date information to Star City Games, or are unsure about the status of your tax form, please check in with us at the event to fill one out.

SCG CON Website


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