Wizards of the Coast sanctions the following rated formats as individual, three-person team, or Two-Headed Giant tournaments:
Eternal Constructed Formats
- Sealed Deck
MTR Section 7 covers Limited Tournament Rules, and Sealed Deck is explained more there.
- Booster Draft (individual and Two-Headed Giant only)
- Rochester Draft (three-person team only)
MTR Section 8.5 covers the details on this format.
Wizards of the Coast maintains the following Planeswalker Points rating categories:
Total points accrued at all sanctioned Magic events, both Casual and Competitive.
Points accrued during the Planeswalker Points year, measured from June-May. This does not include points from Casual events. Yearly Planeswalker Points are used to determine byes earned at Grand Prix. One bye is awarded for 1300 points, two byes for 2250 points. Achieving the threshold will earn byes for the remainder of the season, and the following season.
Pro points earned at Grand Prix, Pro Tours, World Magic Cup, and Magic World Championship.
A player that is disqualified from a tournament does not receive Planeswalker Points for that tournament.
For complete information about Planeswalker Points, visit the Planeswalker Points website at http://www.wizards.com/Magic/PlaneswalkerPoints.