2018 World Magic Cup (Barcelona)

Organizer: Wizards of the Coast
Judge manager: Scott Larabee
Event type: Worlds
REL: Professional
Format: Mixed Formats
Event date(s): Dec. 14, 2018-Dec. 16, 2018
Location: Barcelona, Spain
Venue: Fira de Barcelona
Recinto de Montjuïc
Avda. Reina Maria Cristina, s/n
08004 Barcelona

Applications accepted through: Oct. 10, 2018

Event Information

Join us at the 2018 World Magic Cup in Barcelona, Spain on December 14-16, 2018!

Be sure to read this Level 3 forum topic before applying -> https://apps.magicjudges.org/forum/topic/39556/ (this link contains new information for 2018)

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The Tournament Manager will be Scott Larabee

The Assistant Tournament Manager will be Jona Bemindt

The Head Judge will be Riccardo Tessitori

The Main Floor Appeals Judge will be Carlos Ho

The Feature Match Area Lead/Appeals Judge will be Guillaume Beuzelin

The Scorekeeper will be Federico Calo


To apply for this event, you must meet the following criteria:


Applications will be accepted until Wednesday, October 10, 2018.

The Appeals Judge applicants and the Floor Judge applicants will be evaluated together.

Staffing will be finalized by Tuesday, October 16, 2018.


After the application process ends, a number of you will be offered a contract and a fee. If you do not respond within 72 hours, your slot may pass to someone else. As a reminder, you are responsible for arranging your own travel and lodging, but onsite meals are catered.


Please contact Scott Larabee (scott.larabee@wizards.com) if you have any questions.

Staff Members

Name Level Region Role
John Alderfer
Level 3 USA - Northeast Floor Judge
Eugene Bazhenov
Level 3 Russia and Russian-speaking countries Floor Judge
Jona Bemindt
Level 3 BeNeLux Tournament Organizer
Guillaume Beuzelin
Level 3 France Appeals Judge
Alfonso Bueno
Level 3 Iberia Floor Judge
CJ Crooks
Level 3 USA - Midatlantic Floor Judge
Kevin Desprez
Level 3 France Floor Judge
Adrian Estoup
Level 3 Hispanic America - South Floor Judge
Jeremie Granat
Level 3 German-speaking countries Floor Judge
Carlos Ho
Level 3 Hispanic America - North Appeals Judge
Florian Horn
Level 3 France Floor Judge
Stefan Ladstätter
Level 3 German-speaking countries Floor Judge
Sophie Pages
Level 3 France Floor Judge
Sergio Perez
Level 3 Iberia Floor Judge
Daniel Sole Garcia
Level 3 Iberia Floor Judge
Riccardo Tessitori
Level 3 Italy and Malta Head Judge
Anniek Van der Peijl
Level 3 BeNeLux Floor Judge
Hans Wang
Level 3 Greater China Floor Judge
Emilien Wild
Level 3 BeNeLux Floor Judge
Yu Win Yew
Level 3 Southeast Asia Floor Judge
Steven Zwanger
Level 3 USA - Midatlantic Floor Judge
Federico Calò
Level 1 Italy and Malta Scorekeeper
Nicholas Fang
Uncertified USA - Northwest Staff
Scott Larabee
Uncertified USA - Northwest Tournament Organizer
Sara Mox
Uncertified USA - Northwest Staff