Magic PPTQ: Albuquerque 2017

Event Start Date
Apr. 2017 25
Event End Date
Jul. 2017 1
Event Dates: No upcoming event
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Magic PPTQ: Albuquerque 2017

What's a PPTQ?

New to Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifiers? For all the fundamentals, check out the PPTQ event page.


What Formats Can Be Run?

Standard or Sealed Deck


Advanced level and above stores can run 1 PPTQ per Pro Tour (there are 4 Pro Tours each year).

Please read this information carefully before scheduling your Preliminary PTQ:

Scheduling restrictions: PPTQs can only be held on Saturdays or Sundays, at any time during the season except Prerelease weekends. Check the Premier Events schedule and the events schedules of other stores in your area before setting up your Preliminary PTQ. We strongly recommend that you do not run a PPTQ on the same weekend as a Grand Prix, Regional PTQ (when applicable), or other PPTQ in your area. For scheduling issues, questions, and exceptions, contact your local office.

Participation restrictions: Tournament Officials (store owners, judges, organizers, etc.) are prohibited from playing in PPTQs.

Rules Enforcement Level: Competitive. Rules resources are available on the Rules and Documents page.

Planeswalker Points Multiplier: 4x

Judge requirement: PPTQs require a Level 2 judge. Instructions on finding a judge are located here. If you have trouble finding a judge, contact your Judge Program Regional Coordinator. You can contact your Regional Coordinator here.

Reporting requirement: PPTQs must be scheduled, run, and reported with Wizards Event Reporter, and they must be reported within 48 hours of the event date.