Greatness begins here.
Do you have what it takes to be a StarCityGames.com® Invitational Champion?
Twice a year, qualified players compete for $100,000 in prizes paid out through 64th place, a bye and free entry into every StarCityGames.com Open, free entry into one StarCityGames.com Classic, per weekend, for the following season of the SCG Tour®, the chance to have their likeness immortalized on an exclusive token, and a qualification for an upcoming Magic: The Gathering Pro Tour courtesy of Wizards of the Coast!
Each StarCityGames.com Invitational is held at an SCG CON weekend which also includes several special events, tons of side events, vendors and special guests, so even players without an Invitational qualification can join in the fun.
Prizes and SCG Points!
Every Invitational competitor gets SCG Points just for playing. The Top 64 earn prizes with $20,000 going to first place!
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Top 8 players receive SCG Points based on rank. All other players receive SCG Points based on their match point total at the end of the event.
Each Invitational features two formats, Standard and Modern, with four rounds of each the first two days. On Sunday, the Top 8 players battle it out in best-of-five elimination matches (where the first two games are unsideboarded) for the right to call themself Invitational champion!
How to Qualify
Want your chance at a $20,000 top prize, your likeness on a future token, byes and free entry at select SCG Tour events, and a spot on the Pro Tour? Get qualified for an Invitational! Here's how:
- Finish in the Top 16 of a StarCityGames.com Invitational
- Finish in the Top 8 of a StarCityGames.com Open
- Finish in the Top 8 of a StarCityGames.com Regional Championships
- Finish in the Top 4 of a StarCityGames.com Team Open
- Finish in the Top 4 of a StarCityGames.com Classic
- Finish in the Top 2 of a StarCityGames.com Invitational Qualifier
- Earn at least 15 SCG Points in a single SCG Tour season.