Friday Night Sept. 30 we will host a Bundle tournament for the new Magic set, Kaladesh. For $45, players receive 1 Kaladesh Bundle from which to construct a 40 card deck with which they will duel 3 rounds, receiving 1 prize pack per round won. If at least 8 players sign up, 1 lucky player will receive a From the Vault: Lore set as a door prize.
Getting ready for the Kaladesh Pre-release on September 24 and 25. 4 tournaments, Saturday morning at 12:01 and 2 p.m. that afternoon, then at 12:30 and 4:30 (or whenever the 12:30 tournament finishes, whichever comes 2nd). $80 for all 4, $25 for any 1, if you register by September 21, $30 after than. We will give away a From the Vault: Lore to one lucky player during the weekend.
Join us for the Pre-release of the newest Pokemon set, Steam Siege, on July 30th at noon. $30 entry fee. Play with the new cards before anyone else in southern Illinois Each player receives a pre-release pack from which to construct a deck with which to duel for 3 rounds. Receive one prize pack for each round won and 2 more if you complete the tournament.
Join us for the pre-release of the second set in the Shadows over Innistrad block: Eldritch Moon. We will host 4 pre-releases over the weekend at 12:01 a. m. and 4 p.m. on Satuday July 16 and at 12:30 p.m. and 5 p.m. on Sunday July 17. Note that the Sunday 5 p.m. event will be a Two-headed Giant.
Pre-register by 9 p.m. July 13 for all 4 events for only $88 and receive a limited edtion dragon or angel playmat. Pre-register for fewer than 4 events for only $25 per event. Register at the door for only $30. All events are sealed deck. Pizza will be served and all players will be entered in the drawings for door prizes.
Enterplay has allowed the store to host the ONLY My Little Pony TCG tournament in Illinois and the only one in a roughly 300 mile radius of Carbondale. The next closest regional tournament are in Lafayette Ind. and Lee’s Summit MO. The tournament is scheduled for Noon on February 20 and costs only $5 to enter.
Oath of the Gatewatch prereleases this weekend. Our first event will start at 12:01 a.m. Saturday morning with a 2nd one at 2 p.m. in the afternoon. Our Sunday events are at 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. Due to popular demand, we will run a Two-headed Giant event at 4:30 Sunday. All of the other events are single person Swiss style. We will provide pizza at the Saturday and 2 p.m. Sunday events. Insomnia Cookies will provide cookies for our midnight event.
In order to try a different Modern format, we will start running Modern Peasant Magic tournament every Monday night for 4 weeks and see if there is any interest. Cost is $5.
For those unfamiliar with the Peasant format, all tournament Magic rules apply but your deck consists of a maximum of 5 uncommons with all other cards in your deck uncommon.
The midnight Origins pre-release went off great. If you want to play in any of the others, the second one today is at 2 p.m. then at 12:30 and 4:30 tomorrow (Sunday)
Just a reminder that tomorrow night at 9 p.m. is the last date to pre-register for the Magic Origins Pre-release this weekend and save $5. You can come by the store to do so or pre-register by following this handy link.