Imperial Assault 2016 Regionals: April 9th

We’re really excited to host our first Regional Championship under the store’s new ownership!

When: Saturday, April 9th at 11:00am (registration will open at 10:00am and close at 10:50am promptly).  The player meeting will start at 11:00 am and the first round will start promptly at 11:15am. You can preregister here and pay ahead to save $5 on your entry fee.

Tournament Structure: Swiss-rounds based on the number of players. Rounds will be 65 minutes with an additional 10 minutes for setup.

Entry fee: $25 ($5 off if you register and pay by April 3rd)

Format: Skirmish, 40 pts. You must submit a Squad Sheet by 11:00am. Feel free to fill yours out early: Imperial Assault Squad Sheet.

Rules: We will strictly adhere to FFG’s rules and regulations for this tournament. For full details, see their tournament rules. Players are responsible for knowing the competition rules ahead of time. If you have nay questions prior to the event, please contact the TO at lauren [at] mothershipatx [dot] com.

Prizing: We will mainly be prizing out from the FFG Regional Championship Kit.

  • First Place: The winner of each Regional Championship receives a Regional Champion trophy to show off to family and friends, and one card granting the winner a first-round bye at a country’s National Championship.
  • Top Four: The top four players at the end of the tournament each receive a metal, Scum-themed challenge coin.
  • Top Eight: The top eight players at the end of the tournament each receive a set of translucent green attack dice and white defense dice.
  • Top Sixteen: The top sixteen players at the end of the tournament each receive one pack of acrylic crate tokens.
  • Top Sixty-Four: The top sixty-four players at the end of the tournament each receive one copy of the alternate art C-3PO card.

In addition to the above prizes, we will be adding more to the prize pool as we get more folks registered:

  • up to 8 players: Just the FFG prize kit
  • up to 16 players: we will add vouchers for 4 IA expansion packs to the top 4 players
  • up to 32 players: we will add vouchers for another 4 IA expansion packs for the top 8 players
  • up to 64 players: we will add vouchers for another 8 IA expansions to be raffled to places 9-64 at the end of the Swiss rounds

Regardless of the number of players, we will have a number of different door prizes and raffles throughout the day!

Shadows Over Innistrad Prerelease Events: April 2nd and 3rd

We’re heading back to Innistrad! Get your angels and demons and werewolves and vampires on! We’ve got 6 prerelease events over the course of the weekend. Sign up here on our Google form!

Event Schedule and Prizing

Friday, April 1st at 11:59pm: Midnight Sealed Event
– 3 rounds
– 1 pack per win + 1 participation pack
– Raffle ticket for each entry and win

Saturday, April 2nd at 1:00pm: Sealed Event
– 3 rounds
– 1 pack per win + 1 participation pack
– Raffle ticket for each entry and win

Saturday, April 2nd at 5:30pm: Sealed Event
– 3 rounds
– 1 pack per win + 1 participation pack
– Raffle ticket for each entry and win

Saturday, April 2nd at 9:30pm: Sealed Event
– 3 rounds
– 1 pack per win + 1 participation pack
– Raffle ticket for each entry and win

Sunday, April 3rd at 2:00pm: Sealed Event
– 4 rounds
– Prizing to top 8 players + 1 participation pack
– Raffle ticket for each entry and win

Sunday, April 3rd at 7:00pm: Two-Headed Giant
– 3 rounds
– 2 packs per win PER TEAM + 1 participation pack per person
– Raffle ticket for each entry and team win

X-Wing Tournament on March 26th

Hopefully, this will be first tournament for the Spring 2016 Kit. If we don’t get the kits in time, we’ll prize out from stuff from previous kits and some Wave 8 items.

Date and time: Saturday, March 26th at 11:00am

Tournament Structure: Swiss rounds based on the number of players (no cuts for this tournament!), 75 minute rounds

Entry fee: $5

World’s Finest Dice Masters Release Events

Sealed Event on Release Day: Wednesday, March 16th! 

Sealed event at 7:00pm: $12 entry gets you 12 packs! We will also add 2 packs per person into the prize pool to be distributed to the top 3 players and Fellowship. Everyone also gets a participation pack!

Rainbow Draft on Release Weekend: Sunday, March 20th

We’ll be doing a Rainbow Draft during our regularly scheduled weekly at 2:00pm. $12 gets you 12 packs to draft. We’ll also be adding 2 packs per person into the prize pool to be distributed to the top 3 players and Fellowship. Everyone will get a participation pack as well!

Cardfight Vanguard G6 Sneak Preview!

Sneak Preview for Booster Set G6: Transcendence of Blade and Blossom on Saturday, March 19th at 1:00pm

Tournament Structure:  Draft of the packs from the tournament kits, Swiss rounds based on the number of players

Event fee: $20

Prizing: 1.5 packs per person will be added to the prize pool to be distributed to the top-half players. Each participant will receive 1 promo and we will raffle off a playmat for every 8 players in the tournament.

***Extra packs leftover at the end of the tournament will be for sale for $20 a bundle. You will also receive a playmat for every 4 bundles that you purchase.***

Pokemon League Play and Tournaments!

We have gotten our Pokemon League and Tournament sanctioning and can now offer official Pokemon Play!

Saturdays at 1:00pm, we’re offering Pokemon League Play! We’ll be giving out packs for participation until we get our promos in. Free entry to participate!

Saturdays at 4:00pm, we’ll be offering sanctioned tournaments! Swiss rounds based on the number of participants, standard constructed deck, $6 entry fee. 1.5 packs per participant will be added to the prize pool and distributed to the top half players.

Free Dota 2 Tournament Sponsored by Nvidia!

Another FREE tournament sponsored by Nvidia on Friday, March 18th.

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 GeForce website in order to guarantee a spot on one of the teams.

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 $20 Steam gift card.

Free League of Legends 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.

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.

Tourament 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.

Oath of the Gatewatch Game Day: Feb. 13th and 14th

We’ve got two Game Day events for you to check out! And they’re both WIN-A-BOX events!

Saturday, February 13th at 6:00pm and Sunday, February 14th at 6:00pm

Ditch the wife or girlfriend or boyfriend or husband or partner or secondary or soul-mate or bae or boo or whomever you usually spend lovey-dovey time with! Play Magic instead and win cool stuff!

Prizing:

1st place: 1 box of Oath of the Gatewatch, Champion playmat, top 8 promo and participation promo

2nd-8th place: top 8 promo and participation promo

9th-30th place: participation promo

12 people to fire the event and we’ll add 3 packs to the prize pool for every person we get over that. Additional packs will be distributed starting from second place down.

 

Here’s that beautiful mat…..

game day champion mat

 

And top 8 promo…..

game day top 8

 

And top 30 participation promo….

game day participation

Dice Masters: D&D Faerun Under Siege Release Events!

Join us for some D&D dice action! We’ll be having two events for the release week:

Wednesday, February 10th at 7:00pm: Sealed Event! $12 entry fee for 12 packs. Build the best team you can from what you get!

2 packs per person will be added to the prize pool and distributed to the top 3 players and fellowship.

Sunday, February 14th at 2:00pm: Rainbow Draft! $12 entry fee.

2 packs per person will be added to the prize pool and distributed to the top 3 players and fellowship.