Premier Play Returns To Magic Online

Check out the updates and new events coming this week to Magic Online!

Explosion illustrated by Deruchenko Alexander

As part of an ongoing series of weekly changes, Wizards of the Coast (WotC) has announced the updates and changes coming with week three of Core Set 2021 to Magic Online.

Magic Online Premier Play

Premier Play Qualifiers for Zendikar Rising Split begin Saturday, July 18, featuring a Core Set 2021 Sealed event at 7 AM PT, followed by a Modern Super Qualifier on Sunday, July 19, at 7 AM PT.

View the full Premier Play schedule.

Vintage Cube

Beginning July 1 and running through July 29, players can enjoy the Vintage Cube on Magic Online. This unique Cube is “overflowing with iconic cards from Magic‘s almost 27-year history.”

Elspeth, Knight-ErrantElspeth, Sun’s Nemesis
Shark TyphoonArcane Artisan
Heartless ActUltimate Price
Soul-Scar MageJackal Pup
Lukka, Coppercoat OutcastUnderworld Breach
Terror of the PeaksRekindling Phoenix
Vivien, Monsters’ AdvocateGarruk, Primal Hunter
CultivateKodama’s Reach
Elder GargarothWilderness Reclamation
Yorion, Sky NomadGeist of Saint Traft
Fiend ArtisanGarruk, Cursed Huntsman

View the full cube card list.

Format Challenges

Format Challenges are scheduled to run every weekend for the foreseeable future and are the “first step to qualifying for Premier Play.” The schedule for upcoming Format Challenges can be found below:

12:00 a.m. Vintage Challenge
2:00 a.m.Pauper Challenge 
4:00 a.m.Legacy ChallengeModern Challenge
6:00 a.m.Standard ChallengePioneer Challenge
8:00 a.m.Modern ChallengeLegacy Challenge
10:00 a.m.Vintage ChallengePauper Challenge
2:00 p.m.Pioneer ChallengeStandard Challenge

The next downtime will be on July 29 at 9 AM. All times listed are Pacific time (UTC-7).

Read the original article from Wizards of the Coast.