• Hasbro & Wizards of the Coast invest in Magic: The Gathering esports with $10M prize pool

    12 days ago - By Gamasutra

    Hasbro and Wizards of the Coast have unveiled Magic Esports, a new competitive program with a restructured tournament format for Magic: The Gathering and Magic: The Gathering Arena. ...
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  • Magic: The Gathering launching esports league with $10M prize pool - CNET

    Magic: The Gathering launching esports league with $10M prize pool - CNET

    12 days ago - By CNET

    The digital version of the physical card game reveals its esports initiative at the Game Awards 2018.
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  • A New MAGIC: THE GATHERING Esports Program Is Coming In 2019

    12 days ago - By Episodes

    Can you imagine being offered a $75,000 contract to stream and play Magic: The Gathering? In 2019, it can actually happen! Tonight at The Game Awards , Wizards of the Coast announced a new esports initiative in 2019 that offers $10 million in a combined prize pool, a new competitive league, and new events beginning with an invitational million dollar tournament at PAX East.
    The new Magic Pro League will not only boast 32 of the top ranked Magic players from around the world, but incredible contracts for streamers and players alike will be available for its members. League members will also...
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  • Wizards of the Coast Announces 10 Million Dollar Prize Pool For Magic: The Gathering

    Wizards of the Coast Announces 10 Million Dollar Prize Pool For Magic: The Gathering

    12 days ago - By GameInformer

    Announced at The Game Awards 2018, Hasbro and Wizards of the Coast are dedicating a 10 million dollar prize pool that will span both digital and physical Magic: The Gathering, including Magic: The Gathering Arena.
    The Magic Pro League includes contracts worth $75,000 for players/streamers and will feature them in a variety of events. The first $1 million dollar tournament kicks off at PAX East in 2019.
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