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MagicCon Cup Tournaments

Grab the deck of your favorite format and join one of the special new series of events at MagicCons in 2024!

A Challenging (between Social and Competitive) event bringing format fans together for fun, prizes, bragging rights, exclusive playmats and a trophy. MagicCon Cup Tournaments are great for experienced players looking to try out competitive Magic play and show they are one of the best in their chosen format.

MagicCon Cup Tournament winners will have a professional photo taken with their trophy, and the top 8 players will all receive a Top 8 playmat.

MagicCon Cup Tournaments are available for: Legacy, Modern, Standard, Pauper, Pioneer and Commander Duel.

Tournament Information

Entry: $40

Constructed Tournament: Format legal deck required.

Rounds: Rounds based on attendance, Max 7, 50-minute Swiss rounds, Cut to Top 8

Decklists will be collected from Top 8 competitors and posted on

Prizes (per player per round)

Win: 1,800 Prize Tixs

Loss: 600 Prize Tixs

1st: Winner Black Stitched Premium Playmat, Trophy, and Photo

1st - 8th: Top 8 Black Stitched Premium Playmat

Standard Cup

Artaxa, Grand Unifier

Illustrated by Anato Finnstark

Duel Commander Cup

Sol Ring

Illustrated by Dan Frazier

Modern Cup

Lightning Bolt

Illustrated by Anato Finnstark

Pioneer Cup

Kroxa, Titan of Death’s Hunger

Illustrated by Jason A. Engle

Legacy Cup

Force of Will

Illustrated by Donato Giancola

Pauper Cup


Illustrated by Ryan Yee