WotC Replaces Magic Online Championship Series

Check out the newest updates and events coming soon to Magic Online!

As part of an ongoing series of weekly changes, Wizards of the Coast (WotC) has announced the updates and changes for week nine of Zendikar Rising on Magic Online.

Replacing the MOCS

WotC has announced that with Michael Jacob’s win this past weekend, the Magic Online Championship Series is officially retired and will be replaced with the Magic Online Champions Showcase.

Vintage Cube

The fan-favorite Vintage Cube ends tomorrow, Wednesday November 18th. You can view the newest updates to the cube below.

BrightlingSpirit of the Labyrinth
Hallowed SpiritkeeperVryn Wingmare
Emeria AngelEidolon of Obstruction
Angel of InventionSeasoned Hallowblade
Fairgrounds WardenSkyclave Apparition
Angel of SerenityEmeria’s Call
Enlightened TutorLapse of Certainty
MoatFelidar Retreat
Spear of HeliodFight as One
Jace BelerenJace, Mirror Mage
Search for AzcantaSea Gate Stormcaller
Thing in the IceThieving Skydiver
Gifts UngivenThe Mirari Conjecture
Hypnotic SpecterNullpriest of Oblivion
Vampire HexmageWoe Strider
Vampire NighthawkNighthawk Scavenger
Ink-Eyes, Servant of OniSling-Gang Lieutenant
NekrataalPhyrexian Rager
Phyrexian ArenaMidnight Reaper
Buried AliveAgadeem’s Awakening
Go for the ThroatBloodchief’s Thirst
Bonfire of the DamnedShatterskull Smashing
Magus of the MoonEarthshaker Khenra
Terror of the PeaksRampaging Ferocidon
Lukka, Coppercoat OutcastExperimental Frenzy
Master of the Wild HuntHexdrinker
Den ProtectorNissa, Vastwood Seer
Tooth and NailTurntimber Symbiosis
Vivien ReidFreyalise, Llanowar’s Fury
Vivien, Monsters’ AdvocateBirthing Pod
Sphinx’s RevelationGeist of Saint Traft
Edric, Spymaster of TrestPrime Speaker Vannifar
Fiend ArtisanCasualties of War
Trostani DiscordantGaddock Teeg
Nicol Bolas, Dragon-GodOmnath, Locus of Creation
Sword of War and PeaceNiv-Mizzet Reborn
Lightning GreavesLotus Petal
Sword of Light and ShadowGilded Lotus

Updated Alternative Play Schedule

  • November 4–19: Vintage Cube.
  • November 25–December 2: Spotlight Cube Series returns: Kyle O’Neill’s Core Set Cube.
  • December 2–9: Chaos Draft: Masters Sets.
  • December 9–16: Supreme Draft: CHAOS! 
  • December 16–23: Supreme Draft: Vintage Cube.
  • December 23–January 13: Vintage Cube.
  • January 13–20: New Cube Spotlight Cube Series.
  • January 20–28: Vintage Masters Flashback.

Player Satisfaction Survey

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Limited Split Championship Qualifier

November 21ZNR Sealed7 AM PT40 MOCS Qualifier Points

Limited Super Qualifier Sunday

November 22ZNR Sealed7 AM PT40 MOCS Qualifier Points, 40 Event Tickets, or 400 Play Points

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:

2:05 AM Vintage Challenge
2:00 AMPauper Challenge 
4:00 AMLegacy ChallengeModern Challenge
6:00 AMStandard ChallengePioneer Challenge
8:00 AMModern ChallengeLegacy Challenge
10:00 AMVintage ChallengePauper Challenge
2:00 PMPioneer ChallengeStandard Challenge

Next Downtime

The next downtime is scheduled for November 18 at 9 AM PT until noon. This is for the release of Commander Legends.

Read the original article from Wizards of the Coast.