MTG Arena is hosting its first cash tournament ever with up to $2000 USD up for grabs for the top scorer on the 30th and 31st of this month. The Arena Open, as the event has been named, is Magic: The Gathering Arena‘s very first cash tournament and will occur on May 30. All; Traditional Draft: Kaladesh Remastered November 12 - 27 . Players will enter the event and then play Best-of-One Standard matches at their leisure, similar to the Mythic Qualifiers or Mythic Point Challenges, until they win seven matches to advance to Day 2 or two losses and are eliminated—though they can reenter should they want to try again. This won’t be needed here, which makes The Arena Open pretty easy to enter. Players will earn 2,000 Gems per win and those that win six matches will also earn $1,000 while those that win seven matches will also earn $2,000. Updated May 25, 2020. — MTG Arena (@MTG_Arena) May 18, 2020. More detailed information (such as eligible countries) will be available in tomorrow’s State of the Game article. Magic the Gathering and its respective properties are copyright Wizards of the Coast. As usual, MTG Arena Zone will be providing coverage of the event, and posting the winning decks, so stay tuned! 163 votes, 117 comments. The Arena Open will be available to any player over 18 within “eligible territories”—the list of which will be available tomorrow—who can compete for a maximum prize of $2,000 each. Play at home - connect with the community. MTG Arena on Mobile Still “Planned” for 2020, Cube Drafting Will Arrive on MTG Arena on June 21. While many organizations have run tournaments with cash prizes on MTG Arena before, like Red Bull’s Untapped series, all of those events were organized and run through third party services like smash.gg or Discord. MTG Arena Zone is unofficial Fan Content permitted under the Fan Content Policy. It will have an entry fee of 20,000 Gold or 4,000 Gems and can be entered multiple times during the during the 23-hour period starting at 11 AM Eastern. Information tracker on Magic: The Gathering Arena prize pools, tournaments, teams and player rankings, and earnings of the best Magic: The Gathering Arena players. Featured Events. ©Wizards of the Coast LLC. Learn More . You can also check out the Forbes’ article posted to promote this event here. Wizards of the Coast announced the Arena Open this evening, the first cash-prize tournament event for MTG Arena, which will take place on May 30–31. A draft and strategy specialist, of special mention are his limited reviews and draft coaching service. Follow him on Twitter and check out his content at https://mtgazone.com/drifter. So, in case you hadn't heard/seen yet, MTG Arena is having an open tournament on May 30/31 with cash prizes for the … The tournament will be Standard and will be split into two days, with a cut between days. The Arena Open, on the other hand, is an event within MTG Arena itself. Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window), Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window), Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window), Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window). Can’t seem to find this information anywhere, but if you Qualify for Day 2, do you have to play the same deck? On May 30, MTG Arena is hosting its first-ever cash tournament. The tournament will be Standard and will be split into two days, with a cut between days. As with other premier events, such as the Mythic Qualifiers, you can play any time while entries are open; to proceed to day 2, you need to reach 7 wins before your first three losses on day one in best-of-one, and then day 2 is best-of-three. The event will be open to all interested players over the age of 18 in eligible territories, and everyone who enters will have the opportunity to walk away with prizes ranging from in-game currency bonuses up to $2000 in cash. Players will earn 400 Gems for each match win from three to seven, as well. — MTG Arena (@MTG_Arena) May 18, 2020 You might have played in some other tournaments like Redbull Untapped, where you had to use Discord and MTG Melee site. Thanks for reading! Wizards of the Coast announced the Arena Open this evening, the first cash-prize tournament event for MTG Arena, which will take place on May 30–31. Drifter is our site’s content manager and main editor! Day 2 will shift to Best-of-Three Standard and competitiors will again play until they reach seven wins or two losses—but they cannot reenter this time.