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Mega Weekend with MCQ Info

                   Mega Weekend with MCQ: Sat 25th to BH Mon 27th May

 

 Schedule

 

SATURDAY                               Venue Open 08:30-22:30           Bar open all day

 

MYTHIC CHAMPIONSHIP
QUALIFIER I

10:30hr

 

 STANDARD

Win a place in Mythic Championship Barcelona, Spain

July 26-28, 2019

ENTRY

Early bird entry £45 (available until Sunday 12th May midnight)

Preregistration entry £50 (available until 6pm Friday 24th May)

On the day £55 if space available.


This includes discounted entry to the Saturday's Afternoon Standard

Competitive REL

Planeswalker Points x 5

Standard

8 Rounds

PRIZES

FOR THE WINNER, a place at the prestigious Mythic Championship in Barcelona, and Axion Now will also fund your return flight and accommodation

FOR THE RUNNER UP, the Magic holiday of a lifetime for two people at an International MagicFest of your choice worldwide including flights, accommodation and VIP entry.

FOR THE SEMI-FINALISTS, a case (that's SIX boxes) of War of the Spark.

FOR THE QUARTER-FINALISTS, THREE (3) boxes of War of the Spark.

FOR EVERYONE ELSE ON A WINNING RECORD, generous booster prize pool for 15 points +

 Each participant in the MCQ receives an exclusive Arcbound Ravager participation card.

AFTERNOON

STANDARD

14:45hr

(end of MCQ Round 4)

 

 

 

£10 entry

£5 for today's MCQ I players

Swiss only

Competitive REL

Standard

Capped at 4 rounds

Magic Goodies and prizes for everyone on a winning record of 7 pts or more

DRAFT 

WAR

 

On demand

 

 £10 for today's MCQ players

£13 for new players

 

Draft- Swiss - Regular REL

Sign up at the Information Desk

Fires when 8 players sign up 

One booster per win

SUNDAY                                      Venue open 08:30 – 23:00                       Bar open all day

MYTHIC CHAMPIONSHIP
QUALIFIER II

10:30hr

STANDARD

Win a place in Mythic Championship Barcelona, Spain

July 26-28, 2019

ENTRY

Early bird entry £45 (available until Sunday 12th May midnight)

Preregistration entry £50 (available until 6pm Friday 24th May)

On the day £55 if space available.


This includes discounted entry to the Saturday's Afternoon Standard

Competitive REL

Planeswalker Points x 5

Standard

8 Rounds

PRIZES

FOR THE WINNER, a place at the prestigious Mythic Championship in Barcelona, and Axion Now will also fund your return flight and accommodation

FOR THE RUNNER UP, the Magic holiday of a lifetime for two people at an International MagicFest of your choice worldwide including flights, accommodation and VIP entry.

FOR THE SEMI-FINALISTS, a case (that's SIX boxes) of War of the Spark.

FOR THE QUARTER-FINALISTS, THREE (3) boxes of War of the Spark.

FOR EVERYONE ELSE ON A WINNING RECORD, generous booster prize pool for 15 points +

 Each participant in the MCQ receives an exclusive Arcbound Ravager participation card.

LEGACY FOR GOODIES

11am

 

£30 preregistration
£35 on the day

Competitive REL

Approx 6 of Swiss depending on player numbers

Top 8 playoff for Goodies

PLUS a Diamond Top 8 playoff for  9th to 16th place for a Legacy Goodie

PLUS Platinum Top 8 playoff for 17th to 24th place for a Legacy Goodie

PLUS, if there are more than 64 players, there'll be a Chocolate Top 8 playoff for 25th to 32nd place for a Legacy Goodie

KHANS

SEALED

14:30hrs

 

£25 entry

Capped at 4 roounds

Capped at 20 players

Finishes approx 7.30pm

Prizes: Standard Legal boosters

for those on a winning record

AFTERNOON

STANDARD

14:45hrs

(end of MCQ Round 4)

 

£10 entry

£5 for today's MCQ II players

Swiss only

Competitive REL

Standard

Capped at 4 rounds

Magic Goodies and prizes for everyone on a winning record of 7 pts or more

DRAFT 

WAR

 On demand

£10 for today's MCQ players

£13 for new players

 
 

Draft- Swiss - Regular REL

Sign up at the Information Desk

Fires when 8 players sign up

 One booster per win
BANK HOLIDAY MONDAY                                   Venue open 08:30 – 23:00                       Bar open all day     

MEGA MODERN

10:00hr

 

Book here

 

£35 Early bird - available until midnight Sunday 12 May

 £39.50 Preregistration - available until 6 pm Sunday 26 May

On the day £45


This includes discounted entry to today's Afternoon Modern Event

Planeswalker Points 4X

Competitive REL

Swiss part of the tournament is estimated finish circa 7pm,

 Top 8 play on

7 or 8 rounds of Swiss PLUS quarter final.

PRIZES

 For the winner, a trip for two (including accommodation and VIP entries) to the Magic Fest of your choice, WORLDWIDE! Previous winners chose Las Vegas, Hong Kong (with free typhoon included!), Melbourne and Toronto, where would you choose to go?

The rest of the Top 8, a crate each (that's 6 boxes) of War of the Sparks

Everyone else on a winning record, a share of a generous booster prize pool, winning record for 8 and 9 rounds is 15 points+

We are proud that Axion Now Mega Series is recognised by Wizards as a Premium tournament, so all players will receive an enhanced Planeswalker Points (x4 multiplier). For more details, please click here

AFTERNOON MODERN  

14:45

(end Rd 4 Mega Modern)

FOR GOODIES

£10 entry

£5 discount for Mega Modern players

Swiss only - Competitive REL

Capped at 4 rounds

Top 4 after Swiss win Goodies including  .....

All other players on a winning record: Generous booster prize pool.

On demand

until 18:00hr

WAR

DRAFT

£10

Three rounds of Swiss

Regular REL 

Fires when 8 players sign up

One Ravnica Allegiance booster per win

For event sanctioned with Competitive REL, decklists will be required.

 

 

 Location

 

Radisson Blu Stansted 

Stansted Radisson Blu

 

Public Transport Info

You can easily reach the hotel via a 3-minute walk from the Stansted Express arrival area that is clearly signed. The Stansted Airport rail station is located directly below the terminal building. Tickets can be purchased there or in advance. The railway provides access to central and east London, eastern England and the Midlands. Be sure to check beforehand with the train provider, as times and fares are subject to change.

 

 Driving Directions

North from the M25
Take Junction 27 of the M25. Continue up the M11 for 16 miles to Junction 8 for Stansted Airport. Look for signs to the hotel for car parking.

South from Cambridge
Exit the M11 following signs for Stansted Airport. Look for signs to the hotel for car parking.

 

Parking

UPDATE ON THURSDAY 23rd MAY:

As this is Bank Holiday Weekend, we have been advised that parking at the airport may be very busy. Please consider allowing extra time to park or using public transport.

Best parking advice is to use the LONG STAY CAR PARK and then catch the regular SHUTTLE BUS to Airport ARRIVALS. Follow signs (2-minute walk) to Radisson Blu. If you book in advance on this link (choose Long Stay option) £20 per day; alternatively the 'Turn up and pay' price is £23.50 per day.

Alternatively use Hotel car parking IF spaces available (but we've been advised it is likely to be busy) in which case, please register your car at the hotel reception for a discounted price.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no discounted rates for other car parks.

 

 Local Amenities

 There are a wide selection of eateries in the airport and in local villages Stansted Mountfitchet and Bishops Stortford including the following:

Stansted Airport - W Cornwall Pasty Co, McDonalds, Burger King, Pret a Manger, Leon, Giraffe, The Windmill

Stansted Mountfichet village - Cafe Yeomans, Churchills Fish and Chips, The Bean House, Pino Pizza and Grill

Bishops Stortford - Cafe Mocha, The Coffee Shop, Shekos Kebab, Cafe Riverside, The Pizza Guys

Food Pubs - The Three Horseshoes, The Ash Pub

 Supermarkets - Coop Stansted Mountfitchet village, One stop Takeley, Tesco superstore Bishops Stortford

 

Accommodation

De Salis Hotel

Hampton by Hilton

Stansted Guest House

Premier Inn Stansted

Holiday Inn Express Stansted

Stansted Airport Lodge

Stansted Lodge Avalon

Airbnb

 

Traders

We are delighted to announce that Axion Now will be the vendors at the Mega Weekend with RPTQ.

Whatever your Magic: the Gathering needs we will be happy to help you!.

If you would like to preorder singles, just head to Axion Now  You can have the cards delivered to your home OR if you want to pick up at the event, simply mark the order 'Pick up in store'. 

We will be buying and trading IN cards over the weekend. BUY-INS will open at the start of Round ONE each day.