STANDARD SHOWDOWN

Next Standard Showdown Event:

2019-05-12

What Is It?

Standard Showdown is a weekly program for Standard play aimed at serving your Standard community and boosting repeat play by providing a consistent setting for the most popular constructed format.

For eight weekends, players can meet at your store to participate in competitive Standard play and earn a special Standard Showdown booster pack.

WPN stores of Core level and above can sign up through Wizards Event Reporter to receive a kit that includes a number of Standard Showdown boosters, based on your store level and how many events you schedule.

What Formats Can Be Run?

Standard Showdown is a Standard format event.

How Many Events Can Be Run?

You can schedule one event per week on any day except Friday.

Best Practices

1. Establish a dedicated Standard Showdown day. Whichever day of the weekend you choose to host Standard Showdown, keep it consistent from week to week so players can plan their schedules accordingly.

2. Frame it as a competitive event. If Magic League and FNM are your weekly casual offerings, position Standard Showdown as the place for your competitive weekly events.

3. Promote Repeat Play. Incentivize players to return with rewards for to those who attend a certain threshold of Standard Showdown events.

Rules

Consult these documents for detailed rules.

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Search Rules and Documents.
Title Category/Type Updated Download
Magic: The Gathering Judging at Regular REL Rules/List 01/21/19
Standard Showdown Event Path Infographic Instructions 04/19/18
Wizards Play Network Code of Conduct Rules/List 10/24/17
Magic Event Appeals Policy Rules/List 10/24/17
Ixalan Standard Showdown Instructions Instructions 09/01/17