MXP Tacoma – 2023

Full list of events can be found here

 

 

 

This Aug 11-13th, MXP returns to Washington, the home of Magic! MXP Tacoma will be three days of Magic with a 20k Modern 4 slot RCQ, daily ReCQs, Command Zone, a TEAM TRIOS RCQ, alongside plenty of artists, vendors and other community guests!

 

Early Bird Command Zone Package

Cost: $70*

Includes:

      • Event exclusive playmat
      • Event exclusive metal Command Zone pass Lunar New Years Treasure token and lanyard
      • 4 Battle Pod entries
      • Dice bag and dice
      • Laughing Dragon exclusive leather deckbox (able to fit double sleeved commander decks!)
      • Drawstring bag
      • Exclusive access to Command Zone for all 3 days

     

Swag Package

Cost: $40*

Includes:

    • Event exclusive playmat
    • Dice bag and dice
    • Laughing Dragon exclusive deckbox (able to fit double sleeved commander decks!)
    • Drawstring bag

VIP Package

Cost: $250*

Includes:

    • Event exclusive playmat
    • Dice bag and dice
    • Laughing Dragon exclusive deckbox (able to fit double sleeved commander decks!)
    • Drawstring bag
    • Travel Sized Oversized Metal Card (various art)
    • 40 Prize Tickets
    • Event exclusive metal Command Zone pass Lunar New Years Treasure token and lanyard
    • Exclusive access to Command Zone for all 3 days

Headliners

Friday, August 11, 2023

Format: Modern

Structure: 3 Rounds, Single Elimination

Players: 8

Time: 12:00pm – 6:00pm

Entry: $20*

Register onsite

Prize Structure:

  • 9 Match Points: 1 round bye into the Modern 20k RCQ on Saturday Aug 12, 2023 + 25 Prize Tickets
  • 6 Match Points: 15 Prize Tickets

Starting from doors open until 6pm, every 8 players will launch a single elimination 3 round on demand pod, with the winner getting a bye into Saturday’s Modern 20k 4 Slot RCQ Headliner event. Players are eligible for a MAXIMUM of TWO (2) byes. Byes can not be transferred. In the event that the winner would receive their third bye, this would be transferred to the second place player and so forth. If no player is eligible for byes, the bye will be voided.  

Commander Masters Pre-con Commander

 

Format: Each player will be given a random pre-con commander deck from Commander Masters.

Time: 1:00pm

Entry: $100*

Rounds: 2 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

  •  Each player will receive 15 prize tickets 

*plus Melee.gg fees

Format: Modern

Time: 2:00pm

Entry: $25*

Structure: 5 Rounds, Single Elimination

Player Cap: 17-96

 

Prize Structure:

  • 15 Match Points: Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023 + 72 Prize Tickets
  • 12 Match Points or Better: 25 Prize Tickets
  • 9 Match Points or Better: 15 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

Pre-Con Duel Deck  

Format: Each player will be given a random Duel Deck, plus 2 packs of  Lord of the Rings draft boosters to improve their decks.

Time: 3:00pm

Entry: $50*

Rounds: 3 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

  • General Event Structure

*plus Melee.gg fees

Format: Each player will be given 6 packs of Mystery Booster 2021 Convention Edition to make a 40 card limited deck. 

Time: 4:00pm

Entry: $60*

Rounds: 3 Rounds Swiss 

Player Cap: 32 Players

 

Prize Structure: 

  • 9 Match Points: 100 Prize Tickets
  • 6 Match Points or Better: 25 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

Commander Masters Full Box Sealed

 

Format: Each player will be given a draft box of Commander Masters to make a 60 card Commander Deck. 

Time: 5:00pm

Entry: $350*

Rounds: 2 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

  •  Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

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Time

Event Type Entry Cost Prize Payout
Noon Modern 20k Trials – On Demand Entry: $20

9 points: 1 round bye into Modern 20k + 25 prize tickets


6+ points: 15 prize tickets

1:00 PM Commander Masters Precon Commander Entry: $100

Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

1:00 PM Pauper Constructed  Entry: $20

General Event Structure

2:00 PM ReCQ Modern Entry: $25

15 Match Points: RC Atlanta Qualification + 72 Prize Tickets

12 Match Points+: 25 Prize Tickets

9 Match Points+: 15 Prize Tickets

3:00 PM Duel Deck PreCon Entry: $50 General Event Structure
3:00 PM Legacy Constructed Entry: $20 General Event Structure
4:00 PM Mystery Booster Sealed Entry: $60

9 Match Points: 100 Prize Tickets

6 Match Points+: 25 Prize Tickets

5:00 PM Commander Masters Full Box Sealed Entry: $350

Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

5:00 PM Pauper Constructed – Double Tap Entry: $35

2x General Event Structure 

 

 

 

 

Saturday, August 12, 2023

Format: Modern

Time: Day 1 9:00am / Day 2 10:00am

Entry: $70*

Structure:  13 Rounds of Swiss, cut Top 8

Day 1: 8 Rounds of Swiss 
  • All Players with 18 match points or more will advance to Day 2

Day 2: 5 Rounds of Swiss

  • Cut to top 8

Prize Structure:

  • 1st: $4000, Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023.
  • 2nd: $2600, Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023.
  • 3rd – 4th: $1500, Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023.
  • 5th – 8th: $800 
  • 9th – 16th: $400
  • 17th – 32nd: $250

*plus Melee.gg fees

Commander Masters Pre-con Commander

 

Format: Each player will be given a random pre-con commander deck from Commander Masters.

Time: 10:00am

Entry: $100*

Rounds: 2 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

  •  Each player will receive 15 prize tickets 

*plus Melee.gg fees

Format: Legacy

Time: Noon

Entry: $70*

Cap: 128 players

Structure: 7 Rounds of Swiss, cut Top 8

 

Prize Structure:

  • 1st: $1000
  • 2nd: $800
  • 3rd – 4th: $500
  • 5th – 8th: $250
  • 9th – 16th: $150

*plus Melee.gg fees

Chaos Pre-con Commander

 

Format: Each player will be given a random pre-con commander deck from various sets throughout Magic’s History

Time: 1:00pm

Entry: $60*

Rounds: 2 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

  •  Each player will receive 15 prize tickets 

*plus Melee.gg fees

Format: Modern

Time: 2:00pm

Entry: $25*

Structure: 5 Rounds, Single Elimination

Player Cap: 17-96

 

Prize Structure:

  • 15 Match Points: Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023 + 72 Prize Tickets
  • 12 Match Points or Better: 25 Prize Tickets
  • 9 Match Points or Better: 15 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

Format: Canadian Highlander. New to the format? Check out information here

Structure: Rounds of Swiss, cut Top 8

Time: 2:00pm

Entry: $50*

 

Prize Structure:

  • 1st: 200 Prize Tickets
  • 2nd: 150 Prize Tickets
  • 3rd – 4th: 75 Prize Tickets
  • 5th – 8th: 50 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

3-2-1 Commander Legends: Battle for Baldur’s Gate Commander Sealed 

 

Format: Each player will be given 1 Collector, 2 Set and 3 Draft boosters of Commander legends: Battle for Baldur’s Gate to build a 60 card commander deck. 

Time: 3:00pm

Entry: $75*

Rounds: 2 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

  •  Each player will receive 15 prize tickets 

*plus Melee.gg fees

Format: Each player will be given 6 packs of Mystery Booster 2021 Convention Edition to make a 40 card limited deck. 

Time: 4:00pm

Entry: $60*

Rounds: 3 Rounds Swiss 

Player Cap: 32 Players

 

Prize Structure: 

  • 9 Match Points: 100 Prize Tickets
  • 6 Match Points or Better: 25 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

Commander Masters Full Box Sealed

 

Format: Each player will be given a draft box of Commander Masters to make a 60 card Commander Deck. 

Time: 5:00pm

Entry: $350*

Rounds: 2 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

  •  Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

Time

Event Type Entry Cost Prize Payout
9:00 AM Modern 20k RCQ – Day 1 Entry: $70

All players with 18 Match Points will make Day 2 cut

10:00 AM Commander Masters Precon Commander Entry: $100

Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

10:00 AM Pauper Constructed  Entry: $20

General Event Structure

11:00 AM Pioneer Constructed  Entry: $20

General Event Structure

12:00 PM Legacy 5k Entry: $70 1st: $1000
2nd: $800
3rd – 4th: $500
5th – 8th: $250
9th – 16th: $150
12:00 PM Modern Constructed Entry: $20 General Event Structure
1:00 PM Chaos Precon Commander Entry: $60

Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

1:00 PM Pauper Constructed – Double Tap Entry: $35

2x General Event Structure 

2:00 PM Modern ReCQ Entry: $25

15 Match Points: RC Atlanta Qualification + 72 Prize Tickets

12 Match Points+: 25 Prize Tickets

9 Match Points+: 15 Prize Tickets

2:00 PM Canadian Highlander Entry: $50

1st: 200 Prize Tickets

2nd: 150 Prize Tickets

3rd – 4th: 75 Prize Tickets

5th – 8th: 50 Prize Tickets

3:00 PM 3-2-1 Commander Legends: Battle for Baldur’s Gate Commander Sealed Entry: $75 Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets
3:00 PM Modern Constructed – Double Tap Entry: $35

2x General Event Structure

4:00 PM Mystery Booster Sealed Entry: $60

9 Match Points: 100 Prize Tickets

6 Match Points+: 25 Prize Tickets

4:00 PM Pioneer Constructed – Double Tap Entry: $35

2x General Event Structure

5:00 PM Commander Masters Full Box Sealed Entry: $350

Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

5:00 PM Legacy Constructed – Double Tap Entry: $35

2x General Event Structure

Sunday, August 13, 2023

Format: Team Trios Constructed (Modern, Legacy, Pioneer)

Structure: Rounds of Swiss, cut top 8 teams

Time: 9:00am

Entry: $150*

 

Prize Structure:

  • 1st: For each team member, qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023, plus $500 per player ($1500 team payout)
  • 2nd: $350 per player ($1050 team payout)
  • 3rd – 4th: $200 per player ($600 team payout)
  • 5th – 8th: $100 per player ($300 team payout)

*plus Melee.gg fees

Commander Masters Pre-con Commander

 

Format: Each player will be given a random pre-con commander deck from Commander Masters.

Time: 10:00am

Entry: $100*

Rounds: 2 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

 

  •  Each player will receive 15 prize tickets 

*plus Melee.gg fees

MOL Sealed Deck

 

Format: Each player will be given a random Magic Online Normal Redemption set to build a 40 card deck with. 

Time: 11:00am

Entry: $100*

Rounds: 3 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

 

  • General Prize Structure

*plus Melee.gg fees

Old School Tournament

 

Format: Old School Pacific rules. More information here

Time: Noon

Entry: $50*

Structure: Swiss Rounds, cut Top 8

 

Prize Structure:

  • 1st: 200 Prize Tickets
  • 2nd: 150 Prize Tickets
  • 3rd – 4th: 75 Prize Tickets
  • 5th – 8th: 50 Prize Ticket

*plus Melee.gg fees

Chaos Pre-con Commander

 

Format: Each player will be given a random pre-con commander deck from various sets throughout Magic’s History

Time: 1:00pm

Entry: $60*

Rounds: 2 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

  •  Each player will receive 15 prize tickets 

*plus Melee.gg fees

Format: Canadian Highlander. New to the format? Check out information here

Structure: Rounds of Swiss, cut Top 8

Time: 2:00pm

Entry: $50*

 

Prize Structure:

  • 1st: 200 Prize Tickets
  • 2nd: 150 Prize Tickets
  • 3rd – 4th: 75 Prize Tickets
  • 5th – 8th: 50 Prize Ticket

*plus Melee.gg fees

Format: Modern

Time: 2:00pm

Entry: $25*

Structure: 5 Rounds, Single Elimination

Player Cap: 17-96

 

Prize Structure:

  • 15 Match Points: Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023 + 72 Prize Tickets
  • 12 Match Points or Better: 25 Prize Tickets
  • 9 Match Points or Better: 15 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

Format: Each player will be given 6 packs of Mystery Booster 2021 Convention Edition to make a 40 card limited deck. 

Time: 4:00pm

Entry: $60*

Rounds: 3 Rounds Swiss 

Player Cap: 32 Players

 

Prize Structure: 

  • 9 Match Points: 100 Prize Tickets
  • 6 Match Points or Better: 25 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

Commander Masters Full Box Sealed

 

Format: Each player will be given a draft box of Commander Masters to make a 60 card Commander Deck. 

Time: 5:00pm

Entry: $350*

Rounds: 2 Rounds 

 

Prize Structure: 

 

  •  Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

*plus Melee.gg fees

Time

Event Type Entry Cost Prize Payout
9:00 AM Team Trios 5k RCQ Entry: $150/team

1st: For each team member, qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023, plus $500 per player ($1500 team payout)

2nd: $350 per player ($1050 team payout)

3rd – 4th: $200 per player ($600 team payout)

5th – 8th: $100 per player ($300 team payout)

10:00 AM Modern 20k – Day 2  

1st: $4000, Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023.

2nd: $2600, Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023.

3rd – 4th: $1500, Qualification for the Regional Championship at DreamHack Atlanta 2023.

5th – 8th: $800 

9th – 16th: $400

17th – 32nd: $250

10:00 AM Pauper Constructed  Entry: $20

General Event Structure

10:00 AM Commander Masters Precon Commander Entry: $100

Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

11:00 AM Legacy Constructed Entry: $20 General Event Structure
11:00 AM Chaos MOL Sealed  Entry: $100 General Event Structure
12:00 PM Old School Tournament Entry: $50 1st: 200 Prize Tickets
2nd: 150 Prize Tickets
3rd – 4th: 75 Prize Tickets
5th – 8th: 50 Prize Ticket
12:00 PM Pioneer Constructed Entry: $20

General Event Structure 

1:00 PM Chaos Precon Commander Entry: $60

Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

1:00 PM Pauper Constructed – Double Tap Entry: $35

2x General Event Structure

2:00 PM Modern ReCQ Entry: $25

15 Match Points: RC Atlanta Qualification + 72 Prize Tickets

12 Match Points+: 25 Prize Tickets

9 Match Points+: 15 Prize Tickets

2:00 PM Canadian Highlander Entry: $50

1st: 200 Prize Tickets

2nd: 150 Prize Tickets

3rd – 4th: 75 Prize Tickets

5th – 8th: 50 Prize Tickets

3:00 PM Modern Constructed – Double Tap Entry: $35 2x General Event Structure
4:00 PM Mystery Booster Sealed Entry: $60

9 Match Points: 100 Prize Tickets

6 Match Points+: 25 Prize Tickets

4:00 PM Pioneer Constructed – Double Tap Entry: $35

2x General Event Structure

5:00 PM Commander Masters Full Box Sealed Entry: $350

Each Player will receive 15 Prize Tickets

On Demand

All Day Commander Battle Pods Entry: $10  General Event Structure
All Day Commander Masters Commander Draft Entry: $50 General Event Structure
All Day March of the Machine Draft Entry: $20 General Event Structure
All Day  The Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-earth Draft

Entry: $25

General Event Structure

General Event Structure Payout

 

ODE

Battle Pods / Commander Drafts

 

3 Round 

First: 18 Prize Tickets
Second: 12 Prize Tickets
Third/Fourth: 3 Prize Tickets

5 Prize Wall Tickets per Player

3-0: 36 Prize Tickets

2-0-1: 27 Prize Tickets

2-1: 18 Prize Tickets

1-2 : 6 Prize Tickets

 

If 8 players want to play any supported formats, we will be happy to oblige!

 

On Demand Event registration will close at 5pm on Friday and Saturday, and will close at 4pm on Sunday.  All ODE events are single elimination. All events are while supplies last. 

Artists & Community Guests

Vendors

Venue & Hotel

Address:

Greater Tacoma Convention Center

1500 Commerce St, Tacoma, WA 98402

 

Hall Hours:

Friday: Noon – 10pm

Saturday: 8am – 10pm

Sunday: 8am – 9pm

 

Room Blocks Available

 

We’ve worked with Hotel Murano and are happy to announce that Event room blocks will be available. Please book your reservation by  clicking below