Welcome to the Spring edition of Magic Judge Monthly! Don't forget to enjoy springtime (or fall if you're in the Southern Hemisphere), and we're bringing you all the early judge news as we journey home next month to planeswalk to Dominaria! There were spoiled release notes, so please take a look at those in the Policy section to prepare yourself to head to the home plane, and don't forget that we have new Program Coordinators! Content Table Important Documents Community Questions Read more [...]
We present the 2018 Spring class of Program Coordinators: Alfonso Bueno, CJ Crooks, and Johanna Virtanen!
Hi Judges! The Magic Online team came searching around my desk for brains the other day. I offered them a but they weren’t having it! They said they needed some brains inside living to be for the Magic Online Beta. If you’re interested or have questions, enter the Door to Nothingness the Beta here! Happy Gaming, Sara Mox Read more [...]
Welcome to your February issue of Magic Judge Monthly. We'd please to be the ones to let you know that judge teams have translated the the rules updates for RIX, so check your local pages for those documents! This month, we're starting a new goal in promoting news from the entire world of judging. We've featured every regional blog in our documents section, and we're looking to keep you up to date with the news from those regions! Let us know in the comments how you feel about this Read more [...]
We are excited to announce that applications for the Regional Coordinator Lead position are now open. What is the Regional Coordinator Lead position about? You can read the description here. Eligibility The RCL position is available to all L3 judges. It is not a prerequisite that the candidate be a Regional Coordinator, but experience with the role is preferred, as it helps understand the processes and difficulties that RCs face on a daily basis. Application Process The application Read more [...]
Welcome to a new year of Magic Judge Monthly! We’ve had a lot of concerning news, and there’s statements on background checks. Please check out the statements on them in two sections below! That said, we have some cool new announcements, with 3 new GPHJs, an updated Judge Code of Conduct, and lots of great articles and community. Don’t forget to check out the new Judge Tokens project, featured as our Sugar on Top! Content Table Important Documents Community Questions Read more [...]
(USA) has been promoted to Level 3. His Regional Coordinator, wrote some words for him: [cets_callout_box style='gray' align='full' title='Scott Marshall']Joe's one of those guys that almost everyone seems to know - by my count, he was at over a dozen Grand Prix, SCG Tour, or similar high-profile events in 2017, so there's a good chance you've already worked with Joe. Besides being a very active and highly respected events judge, Joe contributes in many other ways. He's been a part of the Read more [...]
(Argentina) has been promoted to Level 3 at Grand Prix London 2018. His Regional Coordinator, wrote some words for him: [cets_callout_box style='gray' align='full' title='Adrian Estoup']Agustín had a rapid development in the Latin American community of judges. From the beginning, he was one of the judges most involved in the program, inside the tournaments, showing that no matter what level you are if you are using the black shirt, you can be involved in complicated investigations and help Read more [...]
Recently the Judge Program has come under attack on social media for having past members convicted of pedophilia and other crimes. The program coordinators share the program's response.