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Fact Sheet

 

Dates November 10-12
Format Standard
Registration Online: September 11 – November 9 24:00 local time
Onsite: November 10 14:00-21:00 (may close early due to capacity)
Entry Fee Regular: Online (pay with PayPal) : USD 70/Onsite: CNY450CNY 550 (sorry for the mistake)
VIP: (pay with PayPal) USD 135
Add-on Premium Package Purchase: +USD 65 (includes one Portable Battery Charger and four(4) Draft coupons, only available to those who registered in main event while supplies last)
Players with byes will be automatically granted Sleep-in Special.
Venue Xingfu Menggongchang (Happiness Factory)
Address No 91, Ln 537, Sanda Branch Rd., Minhang, Shanghai (nearby station: Lianhang Rd. Station of Metro Line 8)
Capacity 1,100

Promo Item

Grand Prix Exclusive Playmat

Participate in Grand Prix Shanghai main event to receive this playmat featuring a card from the Ixalan set (while supplies last).

The art for the playmat is from Sun-Blessed Mount of Ixalan Planeswalker Deck. Check out Blake’s introduction to Ixalan’s planeswalker deck, promo cards here.

Premium Package Promo: Portable Battery Charger (+4 Draft Coupons)

Take this portable battery charger engraved with Planeswalker Symbol and GP Shanghai logo home with add-on purchase of premium package during registration! You could also have 4 draft coupons that lead you into exploration of Ixalan drafts.

Side Events

Prize Updated
We have updated the prize payout for some events.

20 tix can redeem one (1) Chinese Simplified Ixalan Booster Pack at Prize Wall. More prize information will become available as we are close to the event date. Stay tune!

Special Early Bird event arrangements during 10:00 – 14:00 on Friday for early birds!

Event Format Structure Registration Begins at Registration Ends at Tournament Begins at Remarks Entry Fee Prize (Tix)
Early Bird LCT Sealed Single Elimination 10:00 12:00 On Demand Fires as soon as 32 players are registered. Byes are awarded only when there are 17 or more players in the events. 200 5 wins: 1000 tix+2 Byes
4 wins: 1500 tix
3 wins: 800 tix
2 wins: 500 tix
1 win: 300 tix
Standard 10:00 12:00 200 5 wins: 1240 tix+2 Byes
4 wins: 1740 tix
3 wins: 1040 tix
2 wins: 740 tix
1 win: 540 tix
Early Bird 8-player On Demand Events Draft Single Elimination 10:00 12:00 On Demand Ixalan Draft. Draft Coupon is eligible for Early Bird Draft events. 100 3 wins: 480 tix+2017 GP Promo (while supplies last)
2 wins: 280 tix
1 win: 180 tix
Standard 10:00 12:00 100 3 wins: 600 tix+2017 GP Promo (while supplies last)
2 wins: 400 tix
1 win: 300 tix

PTQ is back! The Pro Tour Qualifier for Pro Tour “Rivers of Ixalan” at Bilbao, Spain will be held on Sunday.

This PTQ is divided into 8 smaller flights, the winner of each flight will pay in the final Top 8 playoff for the final award.

Each player can register in one flight only. Registration is not transferable.

The format for each flight is Standard Sealed. Entry fee is CNY 350. Flights will be single elimination. The time table for the flights are as follows:

Number Event Starts
PTQ-1/2/3/4 12:00
PTQ-5/6/7/8 13:00

Flight Prize:

5 wins: advances to PTQ Playoff
4 wins: 1400 tix
3 wins: 700 tix
2 wins: 400 tix
1 win: 200 tix

Every participant will receive one 2017 GP Promo (while supplies last)

PTQ Playoff

Begins when the final participants are determined, at around 7 pm. Format: Draft, single elimination.

Playoff Prize:

Winner: Invitation to Pro Tour + Travel Award + 2000 tix
Runner-up: wins: 4000 tix
3rd/4th Place: 2000 tix (each)
5th-8th Place: 1400 tix (each)

Event Format Structure Registration Begins at Registration Ends at Tournament Begins at Remarks Entry Fee Prize (Tix)
Super Mini Master Mini Master Best-of-1 9:30 10:30 2-player on demand Limited to first 200 participants. Free Winner: 20 tix
Last Chance Trial Sealed Single Elimination 12:00 17:00 32-player on demand Byes are awarded only when there are 17 or more players in the events. 200 5 wins: 300 tix+2 Byes
4 wins: 700 tix
3 wins: 300 tix
2 wins: 200 tix
1 win: 100 tix
Standard 12:00 18:00

100

200

5 wins: 540 tix+2 Byes
4 wins: 940 tix
3 wins: 540 tix
2 wins: 440 tix
1 win: 340 tix
Foiled Again Sealed 3 Swiss Rounds 18:00 19:00 19:00 Participants can earn FNM promo cards from May ’17 – October ’17 200 9 pts 200 tix + 4 foils
6-8 pts 100 tix + 3 foils
3-5 pts 50 tix + 2 foils
0-2 pts 1 foil
Event Format Structure Registration Begins at Registration Ends at Tournament Begins at Remarks Entry Fee Prize (Tix)
Rebound Sealed 3 Swiss Rounds 17:00 18:00 18:00 Main Event participants enjoys a 50% discount 200 9 pts: 300 tix
6-8 pts: 150 tix
3-5 pts:
70 tix
4-Round Standard Standard 4 Swiss Rounds 18:00 19:00 19:00 100 12 pts: 400 tix
9-11 pts: 200 tix
6-8 pts: 100 tix
3-5 pts: 20 tix
Event Format Structure Registration Begins at Registration Ends at Tournament Begins at Remarks Entry Fee Prize (Tix)
4-Round Events Standard 4 Swiss Rounds 15:00 16:00 16:00 100 12 pts: 400 tix
9-11 pts: 200 tix
6-8 pts: 100 tix
3-5 pts: 20 tix
Sealed 200
Modern 100
Legacy 100

Available all weekend and fires on demand.

Event Format Structure Entry Fee
Prize (Tix)
8-player On Demand Draft Single Elimination 100 3 wins: 300 tix+2017 GP Promo (while supplies last)
2 wins: 140 tix
1 win: 40 tix
Constructed Single Elimination 100 3 wins: 420 tix+2017 GP Promo (while supplies last)
2 wins: 260 tix
1 win: 160 tix
Turbo Draft Draft 1-Round Single Elimination 100 1 win: 130 tix
MMA(2015/2017)/EMA Draft Draft Single Elimination 400 3 wins: 420 tix
2 wins: 260 tix
1 win: 160 tix
Commander (4-player Casual) Commander 4 player free-for-all 60 60 tix each
Ixalan Mini Master (Casual) Mini Master 1 Round 50 Winner: 80 tix
Team Draft (Casual) Team Draft (2 teams) 1 Round 300/team Winner: 300 tix
1v1 Sealed (Casual) Sealed 1 Round 200 Winner: 240 tix
1v1 Whole-box Sealed (Casual) Whole-box Sealed (Single) 1 Round 900 Players need to build a minimal 40-card deck with cards opened from a whole box of Ixalan boosters. Winner takes
720 tix.
Whole-box Sealed (2HG) 1 Round 900/team Players need to build 2 minimal 40-card decks for both players on their team with cards opened from a whole box
of Ixalan boosters. Winner takes 720 tix.
Whole-box Sealed (Team) 1 Round 900/team Players need to build 3 minimal 40-card decks for all players on their team with cards opened from a whole box
of Ixalan boosters. Winner takes 720 tix.
Win-a-Box (Casual) 1v1 Sealed 1 Round 900 Winner:720 tix
2HG Sealed 1 Round 500/team
Consutructed (Standard, Modern, Legacy) 1 Round 300

Guest Artists


Winona Nelson

Winona Nelson was born in 1983 and grew up in Duluth, Minnesota. She has drawn all her life and began painting digitally as a teenager. She studied classical realism and art fro the entertainment industry at the Safehouse Atelier in San Francisco, then worked as a concept artist at Flagship Studios and Planet Moon Studios.

Her fine art often focuses on the stories and history of her tribe, the Ojibwe of Minnesota, and on the experiences of women and minorities.

She now freelances fulltime, working in illustration, concept art, comics, and fine art. Clients include Naughty Dog, Final Form Games, Kabam, Night Shade Books, Warhammer Black Library, and Wizards of the Coast.

She lives in Philadelphia with artist boyfriend Anthony Palumbo and their gentlman cat, Diego.

Artist website: http://www.winonanelsonart.com

Winona’s Magic cards: Gatherer

Anthony Palumbo

Anthony Palumbo was born in Michigan in 1980. He grew up in Pennsylvania in an artistic household and studied painting at Philadelphia’s Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

He works as an illustrator and gallery artist. He has shown in galleries in Philadelphia and New York. His paintings are in the collections of private individuals and prominent institutions including the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. As an illustrator his art has appeared on book covers, in collectible card games, and in video games. His clients include Night Shade Books, Wizards of the Coast, Fantasy Flight Games, and Heavy Metal Magazine.

He lives and works in Philadelphia.

Artist website: http://www.anthonypalumboillustration.com/

Anthony’s Magic cards: Gatherer