Wizards of the Coast will be introducing a new format to Magic: the Gathering Online: Phantom events.
Phantom events add all the excitement of participating in a tournament, including prize support, for just a fraction of the cost. The catch? Players don’t keep the cards they open in their sealed events.
According to Chris Kritz:
“A Phantom Event is a booster draft or sealed deck tournament that lets players open booster packs, build decks, play in the event, and even win prizes (when they are offered) but does not add the cards played with to players’ collections.”
Phantom sealed events will begin on August 28th, and Phantom drafts will begin on September 4th.
Read all about the new format here.
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