Pastimes Monthly CEDH Tournament

Sep 24, 2023
233 Golf Mill Drive Niles, IL 60714

Event Details

Monthly CEDH

Event Description

Our first CEDH tournament was a huge success, and now we are launching monthly tournaments. This monthly event series has a lower entry cost of $30 but still fantastic prize support. This tournament will consist of 3 rounds of Swiss with a cut to the top 4, and I fully expect to sell out these events, so make sure you register ASAP! The tournament will be capped at 32 total players, and YOU MUST pre-register to be eligible to play. Decklists are required. if you are running late, PLEASE GIVE US A CALL (847) 470-9636

If all available tickets are sold, you may contact us by email at ronlonghi@pastimes.net to be put on a waiting list in case someone can no longer attend! Open seats will be filled from the waiting list in the order they received!

IF YOU NEED TO DROP AFTER YOU HAVE ALREADY PRE-REGISTERED, PLEASE LET US KNOW ASAP SO WE CAN OPEN YOUR SPOT TO OUR WAITING LIST! If a player needs to cancel their registration, the refund window for registration payments closes on September 22nd at 11:59 PM! Refunds will not be issued for any cancellations after that time, so make sure you plan accordingly!


An Eminence account is free to sign up for. It is required to pay for events, submit decklists, and view match pairings on the day of the event. YOU MUST pre-register to be eligible to play

Event Details

Check-in- 11:00 am Start Time- 11:30 am Entry Fee- $30 Round Timer- 90 Minutes

Proxy Policy

This event will be proxy-friendly.

You may use as many "test cards" that are in color and utilize recognizable art as you like or MDFC placeholder cards that are clearly written on. MDFC cards require full text, mana cost, card type(s), and name.

If you choose to use MDFCs, you are limited to only 10 MDFC proxies. Additionally, you will need a printout of the cards to reference on the side.

You will not be allowed to slip printed pieces of paper in front of a magic card.

You may use Magic 30th Anniversary cards, Collector’s Edition cards, International Edition, and World Championship Deck cards as proxies.


​This tournament has a 32 Player Cap.

There will be 3 rounds of Swiss.

Each round will be 90 minutes in length.

After time in the round is called, the active player will finish their turn, and the game will end in a draw.

Wins are worth 5 points Draws are worth 1 point.

After Swiss there will be a cut to the top 4 based on points awarded during the Swiss

This tournament will utilize the MSIPG created by Monarch and will be held to Comp REL standards.

This tournament will utilize Command Tower for the pairing software and determining turn order.

Byes awarded due to awkward pairings will be considered a win worth 5 points.


1st Place - Bayou - Revised Edition (3ED) Near Mint 2nd Place - $100 Store Credit 3rd Place - $100 Store Credit 4th Place - $100 Store Credit

Additional prizes based on participation


If you have questions, you can email ronlonghi@pastimes.net or join the Pastimes Discord Server (discord.gg/WQHa3mf)


Pastimes Monthly CEDH Tournament

Entry Fee – $30.00