Free Overwatch Tournament Sponsored by Nvidia: July 22nd

The moment we’ve all been waiting for…. OVERWATCH TOURNAMENTS AT MOTHERSHIP!!!!

This will be our first FREE tournament for Overwatch on Friday, July 22nd at 6:00pm. You *must* register through the GeForce website in order to play in this event: Click here for the sign up page.

Tournament timing: 
– Check-in starts at 6:00 and closes at 6:30
– Team drafts begin at 6:30
– First match starts at 7:00

Prizing:
– All participants will receive free Nvidia swag
– All members of the first place team will receive a $20 Amazon gift card

Tournament Structure:
– Players will report their Overwatch level at check-in
– Those with the highest levels will be Team Captains
– Team Captains will draft 6-man teams
– Single Elimination

FOR FULL RULESET, PLEASE CLICK HERE

Pokemon Steam Siege Prerelease: July 23rd

Sign up here for our Steam Siege Prerelease events on Saturday, July 23rd at 1:00pm!

 

Entry fee is $30 and includes:
– 22 card evolution pack featuring key cards from current and prior sets
– 4 Steam Siege Booster Packs
– 1 of 4 alternate art promo cards
– 1 Deck building tip sheet

Max. 32 players. Each player will receive 1 prerelease deck and be given 30 minutes for deck building.

The tournament will last about 3-4 rounds depending on the number of total participants. Each round typically lasts 20 minutes + 3 turns.

Games are played with 4 prize cards rather than the usual 6. Basic energy cards included in the prerelease kits will be provided to players.

Prizing:

Everyone will receive 3 participation packs and the top 4 players per division bracket will receive an additional 5 packs each of any sets that are currently available or may accept a voucher for the new set when it is released.

We will also be raffling off some Elite Trainer boxes, Blastoise sets, and Mythical sets- one will be added per 4 attendees!

Eldritch Moon Preorders and Release Events

Sign up here on our Google form to preorder your booster boxes and fat packs!

The first 60 customers who buy a booster box also get this sweet promo! (only one per customer)

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And come check out one of our awesome release weekend events to get an Identity Thief promo!

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Release Weekend Events

Thursday, July 21st:
– Midnight draft at 11:59pm

Friday, July 22nd:
– Booster draft at  2:00pm
– FNM: Standard and Draft at 7:30pm

Saturday, July 23rd
– Booster Draft at 1:00pm
– Sealed draft ($24) at 7:30pm

Sunday, July 24th
– Booster Draft at 12:00pm
– 
Win-a-Box Draft ($18) at 6:30pm
– 
Booster Draft at 7:30pm

PPTQ Honolulu Winners and Decklists

Congrats to all our PPTQ players! And to Edward Eng for taking first place and the invite to the Regional Pro Tour Qualifier!

Checkout the decklists from our top 8 players:

1st place:  Edward Eng

2nd place: Joel Heath

3rd/4th place: Viet Nguyen and Robert Berni

5th-8th place: Ian Plantz, Joshua Watts, John Asbach, and Michael Cook

 

 

1ST PLACE: EDWARD ENG

Mainboard:.

4 x Duskwatch \Recruiter
4 x Eldrazi Displacer
4 x Eldrazi Skyspawner
4 x Sylvan Advocate
4 x Collected Company
4 x Cryptolith Rite
1 x Nissa, Vastwood Seer
3 x Reality Smasher
3 x Elvish Visionary
4 x Reflector Mage
4 x Canopy Vista
4 x Evolving Wilds
4 x Yavimaya Coast
3 x Caves of Kolios
3 x Forest
2 x Llanorwar Wastes
1 x Island
1 x Plains
1 x Westvale Abbey
2 x Lumbering Falls

Sideboard:
3 x Matter Reshaper
1 x Reality Smasher
3 x Thought-Knot Seer
3 x Declaration in Stone
2 x Dromoka’s Command
3 x Negate

2ND PLACE: JOEL HEATH

Mainboard:
4 x Sylvan Advocate
4 x Hangarback Walker
4 x Archangel Avacyn
4 x Nissa, Voice of Zendikar
4 x Gideon, Ally of Zendikar
4 x Dromoka’s Command
4 x Oath of Nissa
2 x Chandra, Flamecaller
2 x Stasis Snare
1 x Evolutionary Leap
2 x Lambholt Pacifist
2 x Westvale Abbey
4 x Fortified Village
4 x Canopy Vista
7 x Plains
8 x Forest

Sideboard:
1 x Quarantine Field
2 x Clip Wings
1 x Declaration in Stone
3 x Den Protector
1 x Evolutionary Leap
2 x Hallowed Moonlight
2 x Planar Outburst
1 x Silkwrap
2 x Tragic Arrogance

3RD/4TH PLACE: VIET NGUYEN AND ROBERT BERNI

Viet Nguyen (G/W Value Dudes)

Mainboard:
4 x Hangarback Walker
4 x Sylvan Advocate
2 x Den Protector
4 x Archangel Avacyn
4 x Nissa, Voice of Zendikar
4 x Gideon, Ally of Zendikar
4 x Oath of Nissa
4 x Dromoka’s Command
2 x Declaration in Stone
2 x Secure the Wastes
8 x Forest
7 x Plains
4 x Fortified Village
4 x Canopy Vista
3 x Westvale Abbey

Sideboard:
1 x Angelic Purge
2 x Stasis Snare
2 x Linvala the Preserver
2 x Quarantine Field
2 x Evolutionary Leap
3 x Lambholt Pacifist
1 x Planar Outburst
2 x Tragic Arrogance

Robert Berni

Mainboard:
4 x Always Watching
4 x Expedition Envoy
4 x Thraben Inspector
4 x Thalia’s Lieutenant
4 x Declaration in Stone
4 x Knight of the White Orchid
4 x Town Gossipmonger
4 x Dragon Hunter
3 x Gryffs Boon
2 x Anointer of Champions
2 x Consuls Lieutenant
3 x Kytheon, Hero of Akros
14 x Plains
4 x Battlefield Forge

Sideboard:
4 x Needle Spires
3 x Hanweir Militia Captain
3 x Reckless Bushwhacker
2 x Stasis Snare
1 x Silkwrap
1 x Gryffs Boon
1 x Magmatic Chasm

5TH-8TH PLACE

Ian Plantz (4 Color Rites)

Mainboard:
4 x Forest
1 x Plains
1 x Island
1 x Mountain
4 x Evolving Wilds
4 x Yavimaya Coast
4 x Battlefield Forge
3 x Llanowar Wastes
4 x Loam Dryad
2 x Sylvan Advocate
2 x Elvish Visionary
4 x Duskwatch Recruiter
4 x Eldrazi Displacer
4 x Matter Reshaper
4 x Reflector Mage
1 x Nissa, Vastwood Seer
1 x Dragonlord Atarka
4 x Cryptolith Rite
2 x Nahiri, The Harbinger
4 x Collected Company
1 x Canopy Vista
1 x Lumbering Falls

Sideboard:
2 x Sylvan Advocate
2 x Lambholt Pacifist
3 x Negate
4 x Reality Smasher
2 x Dromoka’s Command
2 x Declaration in Stone

Joshua Watts (Naya Walkers)

Mainboard:
3 x Dragonlord Dromoka
3 x Dragonlord Atarka
3 x Secure the Wastes
4 x Immolating Glare
4 x Draconic Roar
3 x Radiant Flames
3 x Planar Outburst
2 x Arlinn Kord
4 x Gideon, Ally of Zendikar
4 x Chandra, Flamecaller
4 x Cinder Glade
4 x Canopy Vista
4 x Battlefield Forge
2 x Needle Spires
6 x Plains
5 x Mountain
2 x Forest

Sideboard:
2 x Hallowed Moonlight
3 x Fiery Impulse
1 x Planar Outburst
1 x Radiant Flames
1 x Dragonlord Dromoka
1 x Dragonlord Atarka
2 x Tamiyo’s Journal
2 x Nahiri, the Harbinger
2 x Declaration in Stone

John Asbach (G/W Tokens)

Mainboard:
4 x Sylvan Advocate
4 x Hangarback Walker
2 x Den Protector
4 x Archangel Avacyn
1 x Linvala, the Preserver
4 x Nissa, Voice of Zendikar
4 x Gideon, Ally of Zendikar
4 x Dromoka’s Command
4 x Oath of Nissa
1 x Declaration in Stone
1 x Stasis Snare
1 x Evolutionary Leap
1 x Tragic Arrogance
2 x Westvale Abbey
4 x Fortified Village
4 x Canopy Vista
7 x Plains
8 x Forest

Sideboard:
1 x Angelic Purge
1 x Clip Wings
2 x Nissa, vastwood Seer
1 x Chandra, Flamecaller
1 x Dragonlord Atarka
1 x Evolutionary Leap
2 x Secure the Wastes
1 x Planar Outburst
1 x Tireless Tracker
2 x Lambholt Pacifist
1 x Declaration in stone
1 x Stasis Snare

Michael Cook (Esper Dragons)

Mainboard:
4 x Jace, Vryn’s Prodigy
4 x Dragonlord Ojutai
2 x Dragonlord Silumgar
1 x Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet
2 x Transgress the Mind
4 x Silumgar’s Scorn
1 x Clash of Wills
2 x Ultimate Price
1 x Grasp of Darkness
3 x Ruinous Path
2 x Foul-Tongue Invocation
4 x Read the Bones
3 x Languish
4 x Sunken Hollow
4 x Choked Estuary
4 x Evolving Wilds

Sideboard:
1 x Pick the Bones
1 x Virulent Plague
1 x Dark Petition
1 x Duress
2 x Negate
2 x Painful Truths
1 x Sorin, Grim Nemesis
1 x Grasp of Darkness
1 x Ruinous Path
1 x Complete Disregard
1 x Kalitas, Traitor of Ghet
1 x Languish
1 x Ob Nixilis, Reignited

Eldritch Moon Prerelease Events!

And deeper into Innistrad we go! Let’s keep this Halloween party going into July! We’ll be doing an epic party for this midnight prerelease as well as some cool themed side events throughout the weekend!  Choose one or more of the 6 events we’re running. Sign up here on our Google form!

There will be raffles at every event for intro packs, playmats, sleeves, and more cool stuff! Stay tuned for more details on our side events including some rounds of Werewolf, Murder Mystery, and Scavenger Hunt games!

Event Schedule and Prizing

Friday, July 15th at 11:59pm: Midnight Sealed Event
– 3 rounds
– 1 pack per win + 1 participation pack

Saturday, July 16th at 12:00pm: Sealed Event
– 3 rounds
– 1 pack per win + 1 participation pack

Saturday, July 16th at 5:00pm: Sealed Event
– 3 rounds
– 1 pack per win + 1 participation pack

Saturday, July 16th at 9:30pm: Sealed Event
– 3 rounds
– 1 pack per win + 1 participation pack

Sunday, July 17th at 2:00pm: Sealed Event
– 4 rounds
– Prizing to top 8 players + 1 participation pack

Sunday, July 17th at 7:00pm: Two-Headed Giant
– 3 rounds
– 2 packs per win PER TEAM + 1 participation pack per person

 

Free LoL Tournament Sponsored by Nvidia

Another FREE tournament sponsored by Nvidia!

Participants will be awarded a player spot in order of event registration on the evening of the event. The first 30 registered participants who are present at the start of the event will receive a spot for participation on one of six teams. You must register at the Nvidia website in order to guarantee a spot on one of the teams. https://geforce.pldx.com/groups/geforce/event/mothership-books-and-games-weekend-warriors-at-mothership-books-and-games

Event Fee: FREE

Registration starts at 6:00pm, team selection starts at 6:30, tournament starts at 7:00pm

Team Selection: Those with the 5 highest ranks from this season will be selected as team captains. Then, the remaining players will be drafted by the team captains.

Tournament Structure: Single elimination

Prizing: all participants will receive some awesome Nvidia swag. Each member on the winning team will receive a $25 LoL gift card.

*You are welcome to bring your own peripherals (mouse, keyboard, headset). We will have employees available between 6:00pm and 7:00pm for assistance. Setup must be completed by 7:00pm. If you cannot configure your peripherals by 7:00pm, they will not be permitted for play. Your peripherals must stay at that computer until the end of the tournament unless they can be switched out and reconfigured within the setup time.

Standard PPTQ Honolulu: June 19th

Event fee: $25 ($20 if paid by June 15th)

Time: Registration will begin at 11:00am and close at 11:55am. Player meeting will start at 12:00pm. If you are not seated and ready with your decklist by the player meeting, you will be given a round 1 game loss.

Tournament structure: Minimum 16 players to fire the event, swiss rounds, cut to top 8. Competitive REL.

Prizing Structure: Minimum prizing of 3 packs per person of Shadows Over Innistrad will be added to the prize pool to be distributed to the top 8 players. Additional prizing will be added if we exceed 32 players.

Please fill out the following form and come to the store or call us at 512-291-7399 to pay your event fees.

X-Wing Events for June

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I Am Your Father’s Day Event

 Saturday, June 18th at 12:00pm

This event is to celebrate Father’s Day for our X-Wing players, male or female! Come play some casual X-Wing and get an extended art promo card while supplies last.

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X-Wing Spring Kit Tournament

Saturday, June 25th at 11:00am

$5 entry fee; Swiss rounds with no cut to the top. All players will receive a participation prize. Additional prizing will be added depending on player attendance.

Rogness Brewery Game Night: May 20th

Join us at Rogness Brewery in Pflugerville (just 10 minutes from the ‘ship) on May 20th from 4:00 to 12:00am for an awesome beer and board game night!

*Be advised that there is a hard cut-off at 12:00am; please be respectful of our hosts.*

We’ll be bringing some of our favorite games along. Feel free to bring your own games as well to share with others! You are also allowed to bring your own food and your dogs!

 

Civil War Dice Masters Events!

The new Dice Masters set for Civil War comes out on May 11th!

Wednesday, May 11th at 7:00pm: Release Day Sealed Event! Purchase 12 boosters and make your best team out of them! We’ll add 2 boosters per person to the prize pool and prize out a participation pack and distribute the rest to the top 3 and Fellowship.

*We’ll not be doing a rainbow draft until after the Wizkids Open.*

Sunday, May 22nd at 2:00pm: Civil War Rainbow Draft! Purchase 12 boosters for the draft! We’ll add 2 boosters per person to the prize pool and prize out a participation pack and distribute the rest to the top 3 and Fellowship.

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