The second Magic Online Champions Showcase of 2021 is almost here, featuring eight players battling for their share of $70,000 and the title of the 2021 Season 2 Showcase Champion.
What Are the Formats?
The Season 2 Showcase event leads off with the return of the Magic Online Vintage Cube Draft followed by a three-round Modern Constructed format event—both using Swiss pairings. If the same player wins both events, that player is the Season 2 Showcase Champion. Otherwise, the winner of each event will square off in a single Best-of-Three playoff match in Modern Constructed to determine the Showcase Champion.
How Much Money Is on the Line?
The 2021 Magic Online Champions Showcase Season 2 features a $70,000 prize pool. Here's how it breaks down:
Additionally, the winner of the Champions Showcase will receive an invitation to the Innistrad Championship event to be played on MTG Arena.
Who Is Playing?
The competitors for the second Champions Showcase feature eight competitors from a variety of qualifying events and Season 2 leaderboard of 2021 Magic Online Premier Play.
|Marcela Almeida||mahzinha_linda||Open #2 Champion|
|Nicolas Bohny||shir kahn||Vintage Champion|
|Derrick Davis||derk714||Modern Champion|
|Alexander Ivanov||BeReborn||Pioneer Champion|
|Logan Nettles||Jaberwocki||Open #1 Champion|
|Jack Potter||HouseOfManaMTG||At-Large Leaderboard #2|
|Sam Rolph||Phill_Hellmuth||Legacy Champion|
|Nathan Steuer||nathansteuer||At-Large Leaderboard #1|
How Can I Follow the Event?
The 2021 Magic Online Champions Showcase Season 2 will be streamed live beginning at 10 a.m. PT on October 30 at twitch.tv/magic.
You will find decklists for the event at the 2021 Magic Online Champions Showcase Season 2 event page, with round-by-round standings and updates provided through the live broadcast.
Who Are the Casters?
Here's the broadcast team for the first Magic Online Showcase:
How Can I Become the Next Showcase Champion?
Want to play along while watching the Showcase? Want to try your hand at qualifying for a future Magic Online Showcase and see if you can earn your share of cash prizes and more? Leagues for Modern, Pioneer, and more are up right now, in addition to the Challenge events on Magic Online. Whether you become a Qualifier Champion or rise to the top of the Leaderboard, play the way you want and secure your invitation to a future Champions Showcase.
Can I Co-Stream the Event?
Following Twitch's Content Sharing Guidelines, you can co-stream the 2021 Magic Online Champions Showcase Season 2 broadcast from twitch.tv/magic using OBS or XSplit. This allows anyone on Twitch to cover the event in their voice and with their community. To be clear, co-streamed content is not endorsed by Wizards, and we expect anyone who participates in co-streaming to follow Wizards' Fan Content Policy.