Prize Wall

Earn® Prize Wall tickets in Classics and side events then redeem them at the Prize Wall for awesome prizes including booster packs, playmats, SCG gift cards and more!

Special Guests

rk post @postrk

rk post’s distinctive Gothic stylings have appeared on several of the most famous cards in Magic’s history, including Morphling and Lightning Angel, as well as popular Modern and Legacy cards such as Fulminator Mage and Ichorid. Visit rk post's webpage or view all of his cards.


Ron Faris @blackwingstudio

Ron Faris paints custom card alterations as Black Wing Alters. Visit his Facebook page to see examples of his work and arrange a commission by e-mailing


Tournament MOVIE @TournamentFilm

A nerd comedy feature film coming to a theater near you soon! A group of unlikely friends gather for an epic trading card tournament only to have a beautiful outsider turn everything upside down.

Visit Tournament's official website!





Charlotte Convention Center
501 S College St
Hall C2
Charlotte, NC 28202

Hall Hours:

8am - 8pm8am - 8pm


Hilton Garden Inn - Charlotte Uptown 
508 E. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Charlotte, NC 28202
(704) 347-5972
Rate:                                $149.00
Distance (to venue):      .3 miles  
Parking:                           $15.00
Please call hotel directly at (704) 347-5972 and identify yourself as part of the 'Star City Games' group or use the reservation link.  Rates guaranteed until Thursday, September 14. 


Card Monster Games MTGFirst ARG

FREE On-Site Delivery!

Place a website order before 12 noon (ET) on Wednesday, October 11th, choose "Event Delivery: Charlotte" during the checkout process, and pick your order up at the® sales booth any time before the Open's Swiss rounds end on Sunday.

Please note that you must present a photo ID to claim you order.

Questions about this process? Contact Customer Service and we’ll be happy to help.


Although trading is both allowed and encouraged, please note that the following things are not permitted at this event.

  • Buying/selling cards with anyone except for our authorized dealer(s)
  • Soliciting to buy/sell cards nearby (including via social media such as Facebook, Twitter, etc.)
  • Advertising without receiving permissions from®'s on-site Organized Play Representative
  • Offering to "alter" cards in exchange for some form of compensation
  • Utilizing an excessive amount of space when trading
  • Using suitcases, handcarts, luggage carts, etc. for the purpose of transporting excessive amounts of trade stock
  • Use of playmats that display prices (more commonly known as "buy mats"), electronic card scanners, and/or price tags/stickers

Please note that failure to obey these rules may result in all involved parties being both removed from the event without refund, and banned from attending future events.



Judges interested in working this event should submit an application through

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