Vintage Cube Returns To Magic Online

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

As part of an ongoing series of weekly changes, Wizards of the Coast (WotC) has announced the updates and changes coming with week two of Ikoria: Lair of Behemoths to Magic Online.

Increased Prize Support

With the intention of making Super Qualifiers as appealing and rewarding as possible, the prize support for these events is increasing, with players who finish 65th place through 128th place now receiving 100 Play Points. Players who finished in this bracket for prior events will automatically receive their points as well.

The full Super Qualifier event schedule can be viewed below.

Wednesday, April 22, 20206:00 AMPioneer
Wednesday, April 22, 20201:00 PMIKO Sealed
Thursday, April 23, 20207:00 AMLegacy
Friday, April 24, 20207:00 AMIKO Sealed
Friday, April 24, 20201:00 PMPioneer
Saturday, April 25, 202012:00 AMModern
Sunday, April 26, 202012:00 AMIKO Sealed
Monday, April 27, 20207:00 AMModern
Tuesday, April 28, 20203:00 AMIKO Sealed
Tuesday, April 28, 202011:00 AMIKO Sealed
Wednesday, April 29, 20206:00 AMPioneer
Wednesday, April 29, 20201:00 PMIKO Sealed
Thursday, April 30, 20207:00 AMLegacy

Vintage Cube Returns

One of the most popular events, the Vintage cube is returning from Wednesday, April 22 through April 29 and features several several new cards. View the cube’s full card list, along with all changes below.

WhiteAngel of SanctionsElspeth Conquers Death
WhiteElspeth, Knight-ErrantElspeth, Sun’s Nemesis
BluePteramanderThassa’s Oracle
RedSweltering SunsUnderworld Breach
GreenIncubation DruidGilded Goose
GreenVivien, Champion of the WildsDryad of the Ilysian Grove
MultiColorTerminateKroxa, Titan of Death’s Hunger
MulticolorShardless AgentUro, Titan of Nature’s Wrath

Showcase Qualifier Weekend

For any players who qualified, this event rewards an invitation to the Champions Showcase event. Showcase Qualifiers are Swiss-style events with a Top 8 playoff, and the “winner of each Showcase Qualifier earns a spot in the final Showcase event and a chance to earn their share of $70,000 and a tabletop Players Tour Finals invitation.”

Entry fee: One (1) format token that matches the format of the Showcase.

Saturday, April 25, 20206:00 AMStandard Showcase QualifierStandardSeason 1 Showcase, PT 2020 Series 2
Sunday, April 26, 20206:00 AMPioneer Showcase QualifierPioneerSeason 1 Showcase, PT 2020 Series 2
Sunday, April 26, 20209:00 AMLegacy Showcase QualifierLegacySeason 1 Showcase, PT 2020 Series 2
Saturday, May 2, 20208:00 AMModern Showcase QualifierModernSeason 1 Showcase, PT 2020 Series 2
Sunday, May 3, 202010:00 AMPauper Showcase QualifierPauperSeason 1 Showcase, PT 2020 Series 2

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 May 27 at 9AM. All times listed are Pacific time (UTC-7).

Read the original article from Wizards of the Coast.