MTG LOTR Prerelease: Win-A-Box

Event Details


  • Win-A-Box Events are designed with top heavy prizing. Challenging players in a limited format environment but with a regular REL and structure.
  • These events are a nice blend of competitive prizing and play with an informal sealed deck structure.

Format:  Sealed Deck

  • 30 Minute Deck Construction
  • 40 Card Deck (minimum)–Land provided
  • Players can only use cards from their prerelease kit to construct their decks.

Structure: Swiss Round Points System

  • 3-5 Swiss Rounds then Top 8 Bracket if 17+ participants
  • 50 Minutes per round (top 8 untimed)
  • Best of 3 games each round
  • Points per round:
    • Win = 3 points
    • Tie = 1 point
    • Lose = zero points

Rule Enforcement Level (REL):  Regular

  • Players may change cards in their main deck from their sideboard between games and matches.
  • Staff will be available for judge calls but penalties and rulings will not be issued in this event.


  • Doors open at 12:45pm.
  • Play begins 1:00pm.
  • Please arrive early to register and/or check-in for online pre-registrants.

Entry: $45.00 per player

  • Preregister in-store or online to guarantee your seat.
  • Refunds only given as store credit.
  • Please use provided event codes in the WOTC Companion App after purchasing.

Reserve Your Seat: Here


Please have a registered WOTC account completed and the Companion App downloaded to your smart device before arriving for the event.


  • 1st Place: 1 Booster Box!
  • 2nd thru 4th: For each entry after the 12th player, we will put 2 booster packs into a prize pool and split it evenly among 2nd thru 4th place.