Luca Chiassoni Promoted to Level 3!

(Italy) has been promoted to Level 3. His Regional Coordinator, wrote some words for him: Luca has been for years one of the most esteemed and loved judges in Italy and internationally. It was clear from the beginning that Luca would bring something new in our community: the capability to mentor judges by being blunt in a firm but fair way. He participates in several projects, the most relevant is the L2 candidates project, in which Luca really expresses constantly his ability Read more [...]

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The Next Era of Magic Judging

Hi Judges, There are some big changes coming for the judge community. Starting this fall, the judge community will organize its leadership, level structure, educational program, and promotional distribution through a new company called Judge Academy. Wizards of the Coast will work with Judge Academy through partnerships and promotions. Currently, Wizards engages with judges by contracting them for competitive gaming events, communicating with Regional Coordinators and Program Coordinators, Read more [...]

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Tom Wood Promoted to Level 3!

(Australia) has been promoted to Level 3. In-region Level 3, wrote some words for him: It is with great pleasure that I compose these words to celebrate Tom 'Woody' Wood's ascension to level 3. In his years as a judge, I have seen Tom grow from a newly minted L1 who came to chat to me about the Perth community at PAX Australia to a stalwart of the Australian and South-East Asian judging community. Throughout his career as a judge, Woody has always worked to improve his community Read more [...]

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Jacob Milicic Promoted to Level 3!

(Wisconsin, USA) has been promoted to Level 3. His Regional Coordinator, wrote some words for him: Over the last several years, I've come to know Jacob as a great judge and a great friend. He has scorekept events with hundreds of players, head judged an RPTQ, team lead at Grand Prix, and head judged SCG Classics in three formats.  His tournament operations skills are good, but his mentorship, project work, and diplomacy are better. Jacob asks and answers questions Read more [...]

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QJ Wong Promoted to Level 3!

(Malaysia) has been promoted to Level 3. His Regional Coordinator, wrote some words for him: April appears to be a good month for SE Asia. A little over two years ago, four became five. And today, at MagicFest Yokohama, five became six. No, I'm not talking about the colours of Magic (there's still no purple mana) but a new L3! I wrote an 5-year anniversary piece for QJ last year, and everything I wrote there remains true to this day. QJ has put in a lot of hard work over the years to Read more [...]

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