AlphaCon 2021 - Magic The Gathering: Draft Events

Drafting

Drafts will be in pools of 8 players, over three rounds using the swiss pairing method. All MTG events are non-sanctioned and will be run in casual environment. Any unsporting behaviour will not be tolerated and may result in a loss being reported or removal from the event.

All decks are to be sleeved using the provided card sleeves, which are included in the registration fees. Draft Event will be run as; if you draft it, you keep it. There will be no keeping extra foils. If you pull a foil and mythic/rare you want, you have to pick one and then pass the other on.

Once you have drafted all three packs, you will have time to build your deck min of 40 cards. Basic lands will be provided.

On the completion of three rounds, winners will be determined by player standing and prizes given based on standings and the prize pool.

  • 1st place - 1 Draft Booster
  • 2nd place - 1 Draft Booster
  • 3rd Place - 1 Draft Booster

Daily giveaways

Each MTG Draft Event you register & attend at AlphaCon 2021 gives you one entry into each daily giveaway prize pool. Each day will have a separate pool of items and will be drawn daily from those registered for that days events. The pool will include various MTG items.

Playing in multiple daily events will increase your chance of winning. However, each individual may only win once per day from the giveaway pool.

Prizes

There will be a small pool of booster pack prizes awarded based on draft rankings. These will be draft boosters from the same set as the draft. The prize pool has been reduce and giveaway pools been increased to promote a fun driven and less competitive environment. 

Special Event - Magic Trivia

Magic the Gathering trivia will be run for each draft events, running between rounds. Participation in this is optional, however there will be a variety of prizes up for grabs.

Entry Fee & Bookings

Event attendees must register and pay the entry fee to lock in their position in the draft. Your registrations in an event is not locked in until the booking has been paid.

What does the registration fee cover?

  • Supply, 3 Draft Booster packs
  • Supply, 1 pack of 55 premium matte sleeves (various colours)
  • 1 entry into the daily giveaway pool (valued > $200 per day)
  • Prize pool support
    • 1st place - 1 Draft Booster 
    • 2nd place - 1 Draft Booster
    • 3rd Place - 1 Draft Booster
  • Venue hire

Use the Book Now button or email Bookings@alphaaccounts.com.au with the following details;

  • First Name:
  • Last Name:
  • Billing Address:
  • Contact number:
  • The events and time slots you are looking to book (subject to availability)

Event attendees must registered and pay the entry fee to lock down your booking. You will receive an invoice confirming your booking or email to confirm details. As spots are limited, please pay the invoice by the due date or the available spot may go to someone else.

Cancellations - No refunds will be given to any bookings cancelled after the 14th of June 2021. Unless the cancellation is triggered by Alpha Gaming due to event cancellation or special circumstances approved by us. 

Bookings - Friday 2nd July

 Event

Time

Price

Status

11am - 3pm

$30.00

Open

 

11am - 3pm

$30.00

Open

5pm - 9pm

$30.00

Open

5pm - 9pm

$30.00

Open

MtG Add-on:

Board Game Pass

For those wanting to do one draft and play board games. $10.00 / Day Open

 

Book Now

Bookings - Saturday 3rd July

 Event

Time

Price

Status

11am - 3pm

$30.00

Open

 

11am - 3pm

$30.00

Open

5pm - 9pm

$30.00

Open

5pm - 9pm

$30.00

Open

MtG Add-on:

Board Game Pass

For those wanting to do one draft and play board games. $10.00 / Day Open

 

Book Now