Fate Reforged Pre-ReleasesPosted by Brad on Nov 7th, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Worlds Away Fate Reforged pre-releases have been sanctioned and are set for Saturday, Jan. 17. After the 5:30 p.m. Friday Night Magic standard tournament on Jan. 16, five Fate Reforged pre-releases are scheduled for midnight. Prizes will be awarded to the top four in each eight-person pod. If you pre-pay by store close on Thursday, Jan. 15 the entry is $25 — two dollars less — and you’ll receive a free pack of deck protectors and be able to purchase singles at 30% off during the tournament. The sixth and final tilt goes at 10 a.m. on Saturday with a $27 entry. There will be door and feature match prizes each round, and Fate Reforged packs will be awarded to the top 16 players at the final pre-release. Total prize pool for all six tournaments exceeds $900. Cheers all!
Worlds Away Preliminary Pro Tour QualifierPosted by Brad on Nov 6th, 2014 | 0 Comments
Attention Ontario Magic players! The first Worlds Away Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier is scheduled for Sunday, Jan. 25 at 11 a.m. with an entry of $30. Deck lists are required. Since the next set in the Khans of Tarkir block — Fate Reforged — releases Friday, Jan. 23, all box/pack prize payout at the PPTQ will be Fate Reforged. The format of the tournament will be standard, with registration running from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. and Judge Rick Miles overseeing play. More details to follow…cheers!
Star City Games IQ Nov. 30Posted by Brad on Sep 16th, 2014 | 0 Comments
On Sunday, Nov. 30, Worlds Away will host its sixth Star City Games Invitational Qualifier of 2014. Due to policy changes at SCG, the cost of running IQs has increased 50% and the company has also eliminated the option for stores to purchase extra prizes to give out to players. Therefore, entry is now $30; the format will continue to be standard, Judge Rick Miles will be hand to ensure smooth play and deck lists are required. Registration will run from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. with play starting at 11 a.m. Prizes include: $250 and a tournament invite to the winner, packs for second through eighth, playmats to the top eight, dice bags, top eight pins, coupons for free SCG Premium service, and door and feature match prizes each round.
New Jersey Grand Prix TrialPosted by Brad on Sep 15th, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Worlds Away New Jersey Grand Prix Trial is set for Sunday, Nov. 2 with Judge Rick Miles at the helm. The format will be standard and each $20 entry will be added to the overall prize pool, in addition to other products (playmats, packs, foils, etc.). Registration runs from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. with play commencing at 11 a.m. Since the GPT is on a Sunday, all parking in the area is free.