2011 Norway National Championship

Date: 25-26 June 2011
Event Location: Arcon
Address: Sogn Skole, Oslo, Norway

Eligibility

The Magic: the Gathering Norway National Championship is an invitation-only event, open to citizens or permanent residents of Norway who have won an invitation to Nationals through DCI ratings or from qualifying events such as National Qualifiers.

Registration times and locations

Registration starts Friday at 20.00 and ends Saturday at 11.00.

Format

  • Standard and Booster Draft
  • 1 New Phyrexia, 1 Mirrodin Besieged, and 1 Scars of Mirrodin booster packs will be used for drafting
  • Deck lists are required
  • Check the Magic Tournament Rules for Standard and Booster Draft format rules. The Magic Tournament Rules can be found here

Tournament Length

  • Day 1 will consist of 3 rounds of Standard, 3 rounds of Booster Draft, followed by the second draft and 1 round of Swiss play.
  • Day 2 will consist of 2 rounds of Booster Draft, 3 rounds of Standard, and the Top 8 finals.
  • 12 Swiss Rounds total, 60 minutes per round
  • Top 8 single-elimination finals have no time limit; however, players are expected to play at a reasonable pace and finish their matches within 90 minutes.

Advancement

  • All players may participate in all Swiss rounds
  • After round 12 the top 8 players advance to the top 8 single-elimination finals

Top 8

  • Standard format
  • Losers of the semi-final matches will playoff to determine 3rd place.

Invitations

  • The Top 4 players receive invitations to the 2011 World Championships.
  • The 1st, 2nd, and 3rd Place players will form the National Team. The 4th Place player will be the alternate.

Notes

  • 40K, REL Competitive
  • Players are required to use the same Standard deck for day 1, day 2, and Top 8.
  • The Magic: The Gathering Tournament Rules and the Magic: The Gathering Infraction Procedure Guide are in effect for this event unless specifically overruled by information in this Format Document.

Schedule

Event schedule can be found here: http://www.spillfestival.no.

Prizes

Top 4 receives flight compensation to this years World Championship.

Additional prizes will be determined by attendance

Pro Points table:

Place Pro Points
1 10
2 8
3-4 6
5-8 4
9-12 2
13-16 1

Contact information

Jens Rysgaard

Telephone: +4532973070
Email: jry@bergsalaenigma.com
Website: http://www.svenskamagic.com/artiklar/index.php?ID=1106

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