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Grand Prix–Yokohama Trials

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Entry Fee
Entry fee varies from location to location. Check with the local organizer for specific information.

Format

  • The format for all Grand Prix—Yokohama 2010 Trial tournaments is Extended Constructed.
  • Deck lists are required.

Tournament Length

  • Each round in the Swiss portion of the tournament will be 50 minutes.
  • The number of Swiss rounds will be determined based on attendance according to the following chart:
    AttendanceNo. of Rounds
    8 – 164
    17 - 325
    33 – 646
    65 – 1287
    129 – 2268
    227 – 4099
    410 or higher10

Advancement

  • All players may participate in all Swiss rounds.
  • The top 8 players after the final Swiss rounds will advance to the top 8 single-eliminations finals. (If a Trial has exactly 8 players, the tournament shall consist of 3 rounds of single elimination.)

Top 8 Finals

  • Top 8 matches will be best 2 of 3.
  • Top 8 matches have no time limit.
  • Where necessary, the standings after the Swiss rounds will be used to determine final order in the standings.

Notes

  • All Grand Prix—Yokohama 2010 Trials will be run using Rules Enforcement Level: Competitive at 24K.
  • All The Magic: The Gathering Tournament Rules and the Magic: The Gathering Infraction Procedure Guide are in effect for this event unless specifically overruled by information in this Format Document. Rules documents can be found in the DCI Document Center.
  • Players are responsible for bringing their own pen, paper, card sleeves, and appropriate counters.

Prizes

  • At least 1 third-round bye at Grand Prix—Yokohama 2010 is offered at each Trial, based on attendance:
    Attendance3-Round Byes Awarded
    8 – 321
    33 – 642
    65 – 1284
    129+8

  • Additional product prizes may be awarded, as determined by the organizer.

Registration Information

  • Players who want more specific local tournament or registration information should contact their local organizer.
  • Information in this document is specific to Japan; Trials held outside Japan may have different entry fees, etc. For information regarding tournaments outside Japan, please contact the local organizer.

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