STANDARD SHOWDOWN

Next Standard Showdown Event:

2018-12-14

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+

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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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
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Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
 
 
 
 
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
5
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
7
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
9
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
11
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
12
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
13
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
15
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
16
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
18
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
19
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
20
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
21
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
22
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
23
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
25
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
26
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
27
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
28
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
29
  • Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica

Schedule now and get promo boosters loaded with rares, mythics, and foils from Guilds of Ravnica and other recent sets.

Event Dates:

  • Gateway
  • Core
  • Advanced
  • Advanced+
Schedule Opens
Jul. 2018 23
Schedule Closes
Aug. 2018 13
30
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
EVENT DETAILS
Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica
 
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