Category Archives: Events

Battlebond Events and Preorders

Join us for some sweet 2HG action with a new set dedicated to multiplayer games!

Click here to preregister or preorder for Battlebond!

Battlebond Preview Events

Saturday, June 2nd and Sunday, June 3rd at 1:30pm
$30 entry fee per person

Battlebond Launch Party

Friday, June 8th at 7:30pm and Saturday, June 9th at 1:30pm
$30 entry fee per person

 

Event fee only covers 1 player. Both team members must be paid and preregistered to guarantee a slot.

*While we will do our best to match people into teams, the only way to guarantee a partner is to find one before the event.

Event info:

  • Each team of two will receive six Battlebond booster packs. The team will build two decks from the six booster packs¬—one deck for each player.
  • The remaining unused cards will create a shared sideboard.
  • Teams play single game matches.

Prizing

  • 2 packs per players into the prize pool
  • Payout is 2 packs per round win per team

Standard Showdown: Dominaria Edition

Sundays at 6:00pm— join us for Standard Showdown!

$6 entry fee. 1.5 booster packs of Dominaria added to the prize pool to be added to the top half players.

Top 8 players get a Standard Showdown pack and 1 lucky non-top 8er will get one too!

4-card Standard Showdown booster packs contain:

  • 2 rare or mythic rare cards from a currently legal Standard set
  • 1 foil basic land from Dominaria
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set

Dominaria Sealed League: May 1st-22nd

Join us for some league action! Great event for new players who want to get some practice with deckbuilding and some light competition and for veteran players looking for a fun experience.

League is every Tuesday from May 1st– May 22nd at 6:30pm. If you cannot make it to the Tuesday meet time, you are welcome to play matches at other times with League Players throughout the week.

Entry fee is $20 plus tax and includes 6 boosters of Dominaria to build a 40 card deck. The first 30 participants will receive a collector’s box to store their cards in.

Rules of the League:
– Play as many matches as you want.
– Get a free mulligan each match.
– Add another booster pack to your pool after 3 losses and/or at the beginning of the next league session (max. 3 packs per week)
-We’ll hold your league materials in between weeks.

Prizing:
– Play all 4 league events = 3 packs
– Win more than 5 matches in a row = 1 pack
– Bring a friend who’s never played at Mothership before to join the league = 1 pack
– Play 10+ games = 1 Wizards promo item
– Don’t be a douchebag to other players and actually foster community at the ‘ship = 1 pack*

Note: * means that it’s up to Lauren’s discretion if you get this bonus pack or not

International Tabletop Day and Swap Meet

Saturday, April 28th from 11:00am to 6:00pm

Our 3rd year of doing International Tabletop Day!

There will be raffles all day and many things on sale to celebrate all things tabletop!

NEW EVENT—- THE BOARD GAME SWAP MEET
– Bring some of your (gently) used games to trade with other players
– NO CASH TRADES— though you may give someone store credit
– We will provide post-its to write your name and your asking price

Dominaria Release Weekend!

Join us for some sweet Dominaria events this weekend!

  • Thursday, April 26th Midnight draft 11:59pm
  • Friday, April 27th FNM: Standard/Draft 7:30pm
  • Saturday, April 28th Sealed draft ($24) 7:30pm
  • Sunday, April 29th Booster Draft 1:30pm
  • Sunday, April 29th Sealed ($25) 4:30pm

*Note: only events on Saturday and Sunday will receive the alternate-art Zahid promos.

Pokemon Forbidden Light Prerelease Events

Sign up online or in store! 

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

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 2 participation packs and we’ll add 1 pack per person to the prize pool to be distributed to the top half players of each division. Additional prize packs will be from sets that are currently available; you may instead accept a voucher for the new set when it is released.

Dominaria Open House

Join us for a intro session to MTG and to the new set, Dominaria! Each participant will get a free sample deck to take home.

Those who help teach others or those who play at least 5 games with 5 unique opponents will receive a full art promo. We reserve the right to limit the distribution of promos to people who try to scam the system and not help facilitate a welcoming environment for new players.

Dominaria Prerelease Events

 

As of 12:30pm on Sunday,
we still have spots open in both events at 2:00pm and 2HG at 6:30pm.
Please come to the store to sign up.

 

Sign up in store or online for your Dominaria Prerelease events at Mothership!

-Entry fee is $30 ($25 if you preregister and prepay) and includes 1 prerelease pack. Each pack contains 6 booster packs of Dominaria, 1 foil stamped promo card, and 1 spindown die

-Each event is 3 Swiss rounds. All players will receive a participation pack. Prizing is 1 pack of Dominaria per round win. Undefeated players will get 1 extra pack.

Tournament Days and Times:





Prerelease PARTY events:
*These events are for people looking for a casual experience and not a tournament setting. Or for people who may not be able to stay for the whole event.*