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MTGA Pauper: Historic Pauper Tournament (6 Jan '24) - tournament brand image

MTGA Pauper: Historic Pauper Tournament (6 Jan '24)

Game: Magic: The Gathering

Organized by: The Platypus Association (MTGA Pauper)

Tournament Type: MTG Arena

Free to Play | Open Registration | Format: Historic | Ended | 17 of 128 Enrolled Players

Welcome to The MTG Arena Historic Pauper Series! These events are brought to you by the MTGA Pauper Discord (https://discord.gg/A3JmXGVyQ7). The tournament will take place on 6 January 2024 at 2p EST / 8p CET.

Each tournament features Best-of-3 Historic Pauper matches in Swiss rounds. The number of rounds depends on player turnout. If you're not familiar with Historic Pauper, it's a format where every card printed at common rarity on MTGA is legal. It's highly accessible to nearly every player, even if you just started playing Arena. Use those common wildcards that you're hoarding and build a deck to compete! Entry is free. The prizes are the joy of playing and the glory of winning.

For paper printouts generated for this tournament, participants' names will be displayed using their Melee.gg usernames, irrespective of their profile's name display settings. This ensures uniformity and respects privacy on printed materials.

  • Players are required to be a member of the MTGA Pauper Discord server. To allow for easy identification, we recommend changing your nickname on the Discord server to your MTGA username. Players who are not present on the Discord at the start of the tournament will be dropped.
  • 60 card decks and 15 card sideboards. Rebalanced versions of cards are used. The deck type should be Traditional Historic. Set deck type to Traditional Historic and filter on commons. Full list of legal cards
  • Ban list: Ancestral Mask, Persistent Petitioners
  • Decklists must be submitted on Melee before the tournament starts.
  • Matches should be played using the Historic Tournament Match challenge type. Using the generic Challenge Match will cut off each player's sideboard at 7 cards.
  • If the top two players have the same match record at the end of the event, an additional championship match will take place between them.
  • If a player does not appear within 5 minutes of the round start time, their opponent for the round may claim victory for the entire match. It is your responsibility to be punctual and available for your matches. When each round starts is at the discretion of the TO.
  • Matches must be completed within the Tournament Match time controls (30 minutes per player). If a match did not start punctually and exceeds the round timer, the TO reserves the right to call turns.
  • Players are fully and solely responsible for the stability of their Internet connection and the fidelity of their platform for running MTG Arena. Any type of bug, connection issue, game crash, or glitch, is the sole responsibility of the player, and will not result in restarting the match. Update your MTG Arena client at least 30 minutes before the tournament starts. Players should be aware of known issues in MTG Arena.
  • Players are required to be a member of the MTGA Pauper Discord server. To allow for easy identification, we recommend changing your nickname on the Discord server to your MTGA username. Players who are not present on the Discord at the start of the tournament will be dropped.
  • 60 card decks and 15 card sideboards. Rebalanced versions of cards are used. The deck type should be Traditional Historic. Set deck type to Traditional Historic and filter on commons. Full list of legal cards
  • Ban list: Ancestral Mask, Persistent Petitioners
  • Decklists must be submitted on Melee before the tournament starts.
  • Matches should be played using the Historic Tournament Match challenge type. Using the generic Challenge Match will cut off each player's sideboard at 7 cards.
  • If the top two players have the same match record at the end of the event, an additional championship match will take place between them.
  • If a player does not appear within 5 minutes of the round start time, their opponent for the round may claim victory for the entire match. It is your responsibility to be punctual and available for your matches. When each round starts is at the discretion of the TO.
  • Matches must be completed within the Tournament Match time controls (30 minutes per player). If a match did not start punctually and exceeds the round timer, the TO reserves the right to call turns.
  • Intentional draws are not permitted. If a player is not able to play their match, they are dropped.
  • Players are fully and solely responsible for the stability of their Internet connection and the fidelity of their platform for running MTG Arena. Any type of bug, connection issue, game crash, or glitch, is the sole responsibility of the player, and will not result in restarting the match. Update your MTG Arena client at least 30 minutes before the tournament starts. Players should be aware of known issues in MTG Arena.

The prizes are the joy of playing and the glory of winning.

Standings

Matches