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SCG Tour Online - Challenge #2 - Standard

Game: Magic: The Gathering

Organized by: Star City Games

Tournament Type: MTG Arena

Play in daily Challenge tournaments to earn store credit and SCG Online Points! Earn your spot in the SCG Tour Online 2020 Season Two Championship for a chance to win your share of $25,000 in prizes! Registration closes 20 minutes prior to event.

Entry Fee: $20.00 + $2.19 | Open Registration | Format: Standard | Ended | 8 of 5000 Enrolled Players

How it Works

Play in daily Challenge tournaments on Magic Arena to earn Star City Games store credit and SCG Online Points!

Earn 10 SCG Online Points in a Challenge Period to participate in the next SCG Tour Online Championship Qualifier. Qualifiers award $10,000 in cash prizes and SCG Online Points to all competitors!

Each player that earns at least 150 SCG Online Points during the Season Two of the SCG Tour Online qualifies for the SCG Tour Online 2020 Season Two Championship with $25,000 in cash prizes!

SCG Tour Online Challenge Event Information:

  • Players are required to check-in prior to the start of the event.
  • 8 player minimum
  • Four (4) rounds of Swiss


Registration for all SCG Tour Online events will close 20 minutes prior to each event. No late registrations will be allowed. Remember that MTG Arena user names are CaSE SenSITive.


All SCG Tour Online events require decklists to be imported and submitted via your Player Controller prior to the beginning of the first round. Any player who fails to submit a decklist will be dropped from the event.

All SCG Tour Online events have open decklists. Each round, both your decklist and your opponent's will be available for reference in the Player Comtroller.


Players are required to check-in by opening the Player Conteroller prior to the start of the event. Pre-event Check-In will be open 90 minutes before the event begins. Any Player who fails to check-in prior to the event will be dropped.


Pairings will be announced in the form of a notification, voice notification, and SMS notification (if you activate it in your profile settings).

Each round, your Player Controller will update to display your "Current Pairing".

Players are required to "Check-in" to every round. Simply click the green button to check-in to your match.


Once you've received your pairing, Direct Challenge your opponent using the MTG Arena user name displayed (remember these are CaSe SeNsAtIvE) and the MTG Arena "TOURNAMENT MATCH" challenge option.

At the conclusion of your match, it is recommended that you take a screen shot of your match result. If there are any discrepancies in the match results, an admin may ask you for this as proof of your result. Then submit the match results in your Player Controller. (Intentional draws not allowed)

Each round will be 50 minutes including 5 minutes to check-in and begin your match. 15 minutes after round is paired, you will lose the current round and be dropped from the event if you have not communicated with your opponent or a tournemant admin.

For complete rules and frequently asked questions, please visit the SCG Tour Online


  • SCG Tour Online Challenge events are open to all players eighteen years of age and older.

  • Players must have accounts in good standing on MTG Arena, MTG Melee and Star City Games.

  • Players must not be currently suspended from participating in/on tabletop Magic: The Gathering events, The SCG Tour Online and/or tabletop SCG Tour events

  • Regional eligibility restrictions also apply, void where prohibited.


Players are fully and solely responsible for the presence and stability of an internet connection as well as for the stability of the system running MTG Arena.

Any types of connection issue, bugs, anything related to your game crashing/not functioning properly is the sole responsibility of the player and will not result in restarting the match.

Players should be aware of known issues in MTG Arena.

If you have a question, please use the "Contact Tournament Staff" feature and a member of our team will be happy to assist you.

  • 4-0: $50 Star City Games Store Credit, 10 SCG Online Points
  • 3-1: $20 Star City Games Store Credit, 4 SCG Online Points
  • Participation: 2 SCG Online Points

All players with three or more match wins will receive SCG Online Points based on record. All other players receive SCG Online Points for participation. Earn ten (10) SCG Online points in a qualifying period to earn a spot in the next SCG Tour Online Championship Qualifier!


Problem before the event? Email

Problem with your match? Use the "Contact Tournament Staff" feature to select your issue. Our staff will be in contact with you as quickly as possible.

In the event that there is a dispute between players, a tournament admin may ask for a screenshot or for you to share your screen on the SCG Tour Online Discord to better understand the situation or as a way to confirm that something is occurring. We highly-recommend that players take a screenshot of each "Victory" screen showing both players’ names. In the event of a results discrepancy, you may be asked to provide this as proof.

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Archetype Breakdown

* Record includes mirror matches. Match Win Percentage (MW%) excludes mirror matches.