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MTG Modern 1K Tournament – Saturday, November 17th at AU Blue Bell

October 19th, 2018

 

 

Alternate Universes is holding a special Magic: the Gathering 1K Modern Tournament at AU Blue Bell on Saturday, November 17th! We will be giving away a total of $1000 worth of store credit to the top 8 players! If we get more than 50 players, the prize pool will include the top 16 players!

We’ll also be giving away door prizes and promo cards to random participants!

Alternate Universes Blue Bell
Penn Square Shopping Center
213 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

*Blue Bell/E. Norriton players: Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.*

Entry fee: $25

Registration: 11:00 AM
Tournament start: Noon

Format: Modern, Swiss-style
For information on the Modern format, click here: https://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/modern

PRIZES
If we get more than 50 players, the prize pool will include the top 16 players!
1st Place: $400 store credit
2nd Place: $200 store credit
3rd & 4th Place: $100 store credit each
5th-8th Place: $50 store credit each
9th-16th Place: $25 store credit each
Store credit is given on a rechargable AU Gift Card, and is redeemable at any AU location!

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MTG Standard PPTQ – Saturday, November 24th at AU Wilmington

October 19th, 2018

PPTQ

Alternate Universes is hosting a Standard
Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier (PPTQ) for PT London
on Saturday, November 24th at Alternate Universes Wilmington

Here are the details:

Format: Standard
Entry fee: $25 (there is no preregistration for this event)
Registration opens: 11:00 AM
Tournament begins: Noon

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Silverside Center
3615A Silverside Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19810
302-482-3480

PRIZES
1st place: 1 booster box of Guilds of Ravnica + Invite to RPTQ for Pro Tour London!
2nd place: 2 booster boxes of Guilds of Ravnica
3rd & 4th place: 18 packs of Guilds of Ravnica each
5th – 8th: 9 packs of Guilds of Ravnica each

Swiss rounds (expect 6-7 rounds); best of 3 games; Cut to Top 8

All players are eligible to play in a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for this season except the following:

  • Players who have already won a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier during the current qualification season
  • Players with a Pro Tour Players Club Platinum Level, Gold Level, or Silver level (as of the date of the Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier).
  • Players that are members of the Pro Tour Hall of Fame.
  • Players who are otherwise already qualified for that season’s Regional Pro Tour Qualifier
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MTG Guilds of Ravnica Standard Showdown – Every Week 10/14 Thru 12/29

September 26th, 2018

 

Alternate Universes is holding Guilds of Ravnica Standard Showdown tournaments at all of our stores! Standard Showdown events are Standard Format tournaments in which players can win Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica Booster Packs!  They also have a Planeswalker Points multiplier of 2x.

We’ll be holding a Standard Showdown tournament at each store every week, beginning the week of October 14th and ending the week of December 29th! (Excluding November 4th-11th) We will have a number of Standard Showdown Booster Packs to give away as prizes at each tournament!

Here are each store’s details:

Holmes
Saturdays October 20th–December 29th
Entry: FREE
Registration begins: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Blue Bell
Tuesdays October 16th–December 24th
Entry: $5, three rounds, booster packs awarded per-win in addition to Standard Showdown packs
Registration opens: 6 PM
Tournament begins: 7 PM

Wilmington
Mondays October 15th–December 24th
Entry: $5, three rounds, booster packs awarded per-win in addition to Standard Showdown packs
Registration opens: 6 PM
Tournament begins: 7 PM

Each Standard Showdown booster pack contains:

  • 2 rare or mythic rare cards from a currently legal Standard set
  • 1 foil basic land from Guilds of Ravnica
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set

*Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica booster packs do not include double-sided cards

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MTG Modern 1K Tournament – Saturday, November 17th at AU Blue Bell

October 19th, 2018

 

 

Alternate Universes is holding a special Magic: the Gathering 1K Modern Tournament at AU Blue Bell on Saturday, November 17th! We will be giving away a total of $1000 worth of store credit to the top 8 players! If we get more than 50 players, the prize pool will include the top 16 players!

We’ll also be giving away door prizes and promo cards to random participants!

Alternate Universes Blue Bell
Penn Square Shopping Center
213 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

*Blue Bell/E. Norriton players: Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.*

Entry fee: $25

Registration: 11:00 AM
Tournament start: Noon

Format: Modern, Swiss-style
For information on the Modern format, click here: https://magic.wizards.com/en/game-info/gameplay/formats/modern

PRIZES
If we get more than 50 players, the prize pool will include the top 16 players!
1st Place: $400 store credit
2nd Place: $200 store credit
3rd & 4th Place: $100 store credit each
5th-8th Place: $50 store credit each
9th-16th Place: $25 store credit each
Store credit is given on a rechargable AU Gift Card, and is redeemable at any AU location!

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MTG Standard PPTQ – Saturday, November 24th at AU Wilmington

October 19th, 2018

PPTQ

Alternate Universes is hosting a Standard
Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier (PPTQ) for PT London
on Saturday, November 24th at Alternate Universes Wilmington

Here are the details:

Format: Standard
Entry fee: $25 (there is no preregistration for this event)
Registration opens: 11:00 AM
Tournament begins: Noon

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Silverside Center
3615A Silverside Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19810
302-482-3480

PRIZES
1st place: 1 booster box of Guilds of Ravnica + Invite to RPTQ for Pro Tour London!
2nd place: 2 booster boxes of Guilds of Ravnica
3rd & 4th place: 18 packs of Guilds of Ravnica each
5th – 8th: 9 packs of Guilds of Ravnica each

Swiss rounds (expect 6-7 rounds); best of 3 games; Cut to Top 8

All players are eligible to play in a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for this season except the following:

  • Players who have already won a Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier during the current qualification season
  • Players with a Pro Tour Players Club Platinum Level, Gold Level, or Silver level (as of the date of the Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier).
  • Players that are members of the Pro Tour Hall of Fame.
  • Players who are otherwise already qualified for that season’s Regional Pro Tour Qualifier
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