ELEAGUE SHOWDOWN: MTG Arena

September 4 - December 18, 8pm ET

ELEAGUE Discovers the Magic!

New Weekly Magic: The Gathering Arena Competition Series Begins Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 8 p.m. ET on Twitch

Want to become a challenger and compete at the highest level Magic for fans around the world for prize money on Battlefy.

Are you the next Magic legend?

THE ELEAGUE SHOWDOWN: MTG Arena presented by Intel Gamer Days Will Highlight Popular Community Influencers & Emerging Star Players through Weekly “Survive & Advance” Battles

ELEAGUE and Wizards of the Coast are teaming up to bring you the deep strategic gameplay of Magic: The Gathering Arena through a new weekly esports competition series. THE ELEAGUE SHOWDOWN: MTG Arena presented by Intel Gamer Days will launch with its first competition Wednesday, Sept. 4, at 8 p.m. ET, with exclusive coverage available on ELEAGUE's Twitch channel. The series will continue weekly with a new competition each Wednesday at 8 p.m. until December 18.

Players will be selected through a combination of invitations and player applications. Players will compete in one single-elimination match at a time, with the winner advancing and the loser being eliminated. The last winner remaining at the end of each week will earn prize money and become the incumbent “player to defeat” during the next week’s competition. A full rulebook is available here.

Magic: The Gathering Arena is the newest digital version of the popular tabletop trading card game Magic: The Gathering. In Magic: The Gathering Arena, players compete by strategically deploying a vast array of land, spell and creature cards to defeat their opponents. Magic: The Gathering Arena is currently in open beta on PC and is free to download. To learn more about the game and start playing today, visit mtgarena.com.

Leaderboard
As of: 10/9
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Player
Total Wins
Money Earned
Weekly Run
1
Seth Manfield
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Bant Golos -
6
$3,250

Seth Manfield is a Magic: The Gathering legend. In his 20 years of playing the game, he has won multiple Grand Prix, placed top 8 in many Pro Tours, and achieved the coveted title of World Champion in 2015.

2
Wyatt Darby
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WB Vampires -
4
$2,000

Wyatt Darby is a fresh face in the competitive Magic scene, making his Pro Tour debut in 2017 with Pro Tour Amonkhet. Within a year of his debut, he became a Pro Tour Champion, winning the title at Pro Tour Dominaria. In an incredibly short time, Darby has proven to the world that the future of competitive Magic has him in the picture.

3
Brad Nelson
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Esper Control -
3
$1,500

Pro Tour Player of the Year in 2010 Brad Nelson has quite an impressive history in Magic: The Gathering. With three top 8 Pro Tour placings and thirteen Grand Prix top 8s, including two wins, Brad Nelson has cemented himself as one of the very best to ever play the game.

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Bloody
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Kethis Combo -
3
$1,500

With a background in Poker, Hearthstone, and Artifact it was only a matter of time before she made it to Magic. Having started playing Magic In February Bloody is already becoming a force in the MTG Community.

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Corey Baumeister
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Corey has been a professional magic player/content creator for around 10 years. He has 6 Grand Prix top 8s with one win. He likes long walks on the beach and getting caught in the rain.

Schedule / Results
Wed Oct 16th | Start Time 8PM/ET
All Matches Best of Three
1
NumotTheNummy
1 : 2
vs
Wyatt Darby
2
AliasV
0 : 2
vs
Wyatt Darby
3
Deejay Knight
0 : 2
vs
Wyatt Darby
4
Em_TeeGee
1 : 2
vs
Wyatt Darby
5
Ashlen Rose
2 : 1
vs
Wyatt Darby
6
Ashlen Rose
1 : 2
vs
Skybilz
1
Lucas 'Lewk' Faley
2 : 0
vs
KanyeBest
2
Lucas 'Lewk' Faley
0 : 2
vs
Eric Froehlich
3
Amazonian
2 : 0
vs
Eric Froehlich
4
Amazonian
0 : 2
vs
Brad Nelson
5
TheAsianAvenger
0 : 2
vs
Brad Nelson
1
Brad Nelson
2 : 1
vs
Skybilz
2
Brad Nelson
0 : 2
vs
jrolfMTG
3
Matt Nass
2 : 1
vs
jrolfMTG
4
Matt Nass
1 : 2
vs
Bloody
5
Gaby Spartz
1 : 2
vs
Bloody
1
Bloody
2 : 1
vs
David Buskirk
2
Bloody
0 : 2
vs
Eric Hawkins
2 : 1
vs
Eric Hawkins
2 : 0
vs
JasonFleurant
1 : 2
vs
BBD
1
BBD
0 : 2
vs
CoreyB_MTG
2
JeffHoogland
1 : 2
vs
CoreyB_MTG
3
MythicMikaela
0 : 2
vs
CoreyB_MTG
4
Reid Duke
2 : 1
vs
CoreyB_MTG
5
Reid Duke
1 : 2
vs
CalebDMTG
6
Brandon Downs
0 : 2
vs
CalebDMTG
1
CalebMTG
1 : 2
vs
Seth Manfield
2
Chris Castro-Rappl
1 : 2
vs
Seth Manfield
3
Erik Peters
1 : 2
vs
Seth Manfield
4
Keith Adams
1 : 2
vs
Seth Manfield
5
Zack Brown
1 : 2
vs
Seth Manfield
6
Todd Anderson
1 : 2
vs
Seth Manfield
1
Seth Manifield
vs
MTGNerdGirl
2
Metallix87
vs
Winner of Match 1
3
Evan Whitehouse
vs
Winner of Match 2
4
Annajanemtg
vs
Winner of Match 3
5
MSigrist
vs
Winner of Match 4
6
Ali Eldrazi
vs
Winner of Match 5
For week 8's match schedule, check back Mon Oct 21!
For week 9's match schedule, check back Mon Oct 28!
For week 10's match schedule, check back Mon Nov 4!
For week 11's match schedule, check back Mon Nov 11!
For week 12's match schedule, check back Mon Nov 18!
For week 13's match schedule, check back Mon Nov 25!
For week 14's match schedule, check back Mon Dec 2!
For week 15's match schedule, check back Mon Dec 9!
For week 16's match schedule, check back Mon Dec 16!