Activity ID: 1046511 Activity Name: TCG Game Day Facts Activity Group Name: Magic 2012
Game Days are the first opportunity for you to play Standard on a global scale with the newest cards.
Where Can I Play?
Local Stores - Game Day events are happening worldwide on October 19-20, 2013! Check out our tournament locator to find an event near you. Contact the organizer of the event for details on event start times and entry fees.
What Happens There?
Game Day events are Standard format tournaments. Contact the organizer of the event for tournament details.
What Does a "Standard Deck" Mean?
The Standard format uses only the newest sets the game has to offer. The current block, the block that was released the previous fall, and the most recent core set are all legal to play in a Standard deck.
For more information on Standard, click here.
The following sets are Standard legal: Return to Ravnica™, Gatecrash™, Dragon's Maze™, Magic 2014™ Core Set, and Theros.
What Do I Get?
All participants receive an exclusive Phalanx Leader full-art promo card (while supplies last). The Top 8 players each receive an exclusive Nighthowler full-art foilpromo card. The cards are awarded to the Top 8 players even if the tournament cuts only to the Top 4.
In addition, the 1st-place winner ofTherosGame Day will receive an exclusive Playmat.
Face the Hydra
Bring the Hero Cards you've earned at Theros Prerelease and Launch Weekend to help you defeat the Face the Hydra Challenge Deck at Theros Game Day. This special deck is a special activity that you can challenge beginning with Game Day, between rounds or at your convenience. It's not a part of the tournament, but you'll want to defeat the Hydra to earn the third Hero Card on the Hero's Path.
You can use up to two Hero Cards to help you against the Face the Hydra Challenge Deck. To learn more about the Hero's Path, visit MTGHerosPath.com.
Players and tournament organizers who have general questions about Game Day or any other Wizards of the Coast offerings should contact Customer Service or the WPN Support Team at Wizards.com/CustomerService, or call 800-324-6496 in North America, or check the global contact list for their local Customer Service office at Wizards.com/GlobalCS.