Category Archives: Magic: The Gathering

Amonkhet Prerelease Events

Sign up here for our Amonkhet Prerelease Events!

Event Schedule:
Friday, April 21st at 11:59pm (starts after FMN at midnight): Sealed
Saturday, April 22nd at 12:00pm, 4:00pm, and 8:00pm: Sealed
Sunday, April 23rd at 2:30pm: Sealed
Sunday, April 23rd at 6:30pm: Two-Headed Giant

Event Structure/Prizing:
All events are 3 rounds Swiss. Prizing is 1 pack per round win, +1 pack for participation (must play at least one round), +1 pack for going 3-0.

Event Fees: (can be paid by phone or at the store)
– Preregister and prepay by Thursday, April 20th (by closing) = $25
– “At the door” = $30
– Register for all 6 for the price of 5 = $125
– VIP Package = $200

Our VIP Package includes:
– All 6 prerelease events
– 1 pack of sleeves (any in stock)
– 12 drink/snack coupons
– 8 hour block in the LAN center
– Mothership T-Shirt OR Playmat
– 6 extra raffle tickets
– Priority pack distribution (I’ll hand it to you personally)

Side Events/Raffles:
For every prerelease event, we hand out an Achievement Sheet (link shows the one from Aether Revolt) where players can earn raffle tickets from completing various tasks during the event. Players put their raffle tickets into the boxes that correspond to specific prizes. The prize options for Amonkhet prerelease will be a Planechase Anthology, FTV Lore, various Mothership swag, playmats, event entry vouchers, Planeswalker decks, and much more.

Modern Masters 2017 Release Weekend

**Preorders for Modern Masters 2017 are closed to the public. Requests can be made to Lauren or Tom directly, but are not guaranteed unless explicitly stated. Boxes and packs will be available for purchase on the day of while supplies last.***

RELEASE WEEKEND EVENTS

Thursday, March 16th at 11:59pm
Friday, March 17th at 6:30pm
Saturday, March 18th at 6:30pm
– Entry fee: $45
– 3 pack draft; 3 rounds Swiss
– 1 pack of Modern Masters 2017 per round win or bye
*Note: if you do not want to pass your pack in the draft, you will need to scoop from the pod.

Sunday, March 19th at 2:00pm: Sealed Draft
– Entry fee: $55
– 3 packs sealed of Modern Masters 2017; 3 packs drafted of Conspiracy 2
– 3 rounds Swiss
– 1 pack of Modern Masters per round win or bye

Sunday, March 19th at 4:00pm: Modern Masters Win-a-Box
– 
Entry fee: $20
– Format: Modern
– Minimum 12 people to fire
– Swiss rounds with a cut to top
– 2 packs of Modern Masters 2017 will be added to the prize pool for each participant over 12. Distribution will be based on total participants and decided prior to the start of the tournament.

 

Aether Revolt Game Day

Saturday, February 11th and Sunday, February 12th at 4:00pm

Format: Standard

Entry fee: $10

Prizing:
1st place: 1 box of Aether Revolt boosters and the Champion playmat
Top 8 will get the full art Yahenni’s Expertise. Top 30 players will get the alternate art Trophy Mage.

3 booster packs will be added to the prize pool for every player after the first 12. Prize packs will be distributed at the TO’s discretion based on the number of participants registered at the start of the event.

Standard 1K PPTQ on Sunday, January 29th

Date: Sunday, January 29th

Event fee: $30 ($25 if preregistered *and* paid by January 28th).

Preregistration: Fill out this Google form and come to the store or call 512-291-7399 to pay by phone.

Time: Registration will begin at 11:00am and close at 11:55am. Player meeting will start promptly 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: Swiss rounds, cut to top 8. Competitive REL.

Prizing Structure:

At 35 players: $500 into the pool
1st $150
2nd $70
3rd and 4th $60 each
5th thru 8th $40 each

At 45 players: $750 into the pool
1st $225
2nd $105
3rd and 4th $90 each
5th thru 8th $60 each

60 players and over: $1000 into the pool
1st $300
2nd $140
3rd and 4th $120 each
5th thru 8th $80 each

Aether Revolt Prerelease Events

We’ll be running 6 prerelease events throughout the weekend! Sign up on our Google form to get registered!

Event Fees:
– Preregister and prepay by Thursday, January 12th = $25
– “At the door” = $30
– Register for all 6 for the price of 5 = $125
– VIP Package = $200

Our VIP Package includes:
– All 6 prerelease events
– 1 pack of sleeves (any in stock)
– 12 drink/snack coupons
– 8 hour block in the LAN center
– Mothership T-Shirt OR Playmat
– 6 extra raffle tickets
– 1 pack of custom acrylic tokens (any in stock)
– Priority pack distribution (I’ll hand it to you personally)

Event Schedule: 

Friday, January 13th at 11:59pm (MIDNIGHT EVENT)
– Sealed deck
– 1 participation pack + 1 pack per win + 2 packs for undefeated

Saturday, January 14th at 12:00pm, 4:00pm, and 8:00pm
– Sealed deck
– 1 participation pack + 1 pack per win + 2 packs for undefeated

Sunday, January 15th at 12:00pm
– Sealed deck
– 1 participation pack; rest of prizing to top 8 players based on total player count

Sunday, January 15th at 6:30pm
– Two-Headed Giant
– 2 participation packs + 2 packs per win + 2 packs for undefeated

***Please note that participation in the event is required to receive participation packs.***

Additional Prizing:
During each event, each player will receive an achievement sheet that has a variety of different goals to achieve and earn additional raffle tickets. Raffle tickets can be placed in boxes for the specific prizes you would like. Prizes include SCG tokens and pins, Eternal Masters packs, playmats, deckboxes, intro decks, From the Vaults, Fat Packs, and more!

Standard 1K PPTQ on Sunday, December 11th

Date: Sunday, December 11th

Event fee: $35 ($30 if preregistered *and* paid by December 8th).

Preregistration: Fill out this Google form and come to the store or call 512-291-7399 to pay by phone.

Time: Registration will begin at 11:00am and close at 11:55am. Player meeting will start promptly 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: Swiss rounds, cut to top 8. Competitive REL.

Prizing Structure:

At 35 players: $500 into the pool
1st $150
2nd $70
3rd and 4th $60 each
5th thru 8th $40 each

At 45 players: $750 into the pool
1st $225
2nd $105
3rd and 4th $90 each
5th thru 8th $60 each

60 players and over: $1000 into the pool
1st $300
2nd $140
3rd and 4th $120 each
5th thru 8th $80 each

Standard Showdown!

Join us for a special prizing event on Saturdays from November 26th to December 17th at 7:00pm!

Entry fee will be $6. Standard format. Swiss rounds based on the number of players. 1 standard booster pack per person will be added to the prize pool to be distributed to the top 3 players.

We’ll be giving out up to 10 Standard Showdown packs per event. These highly coveted packs will be distributed to the top 8 players in the event with the remaining 2 going to superior community members.

**We will not give out Standard Showdown packs in amounts that exceed the total player count for any individual event.**

Specific Event Dates:

  • Saturday, November 26th
  • Saturday, December 3rd
  • Saturday, December 10th
  • Saturday, December 17th

Casual MTG League in November

Come check out our very first League event at Mothership! No pre-sign up required. First 30 participants will receive a custom league token at the first session. You don’t have to commit to all sessions either— just come to the ones you can!

Dates:
– Tuesday, November 1st at 7:00pm
– Tuesday, November 8th at 7:00pm
– Tuesday, November 15th at 7:00pm
– Tuesday, November 22nd at 7:00pm

Entry fee: Buy 3 booster packs of any set in standard!

The Rules:
– Build a 30-card deck.
– Play as many matches as you want.
– Get a free mulligan each match.
– Add another booster pack to your pool after 3 losses or at the beginning of the next league session.
-We’ll hold your league materials in between weeks.

The Points:
– 5 points each week for participation (playing 3+ games)
– 1 point per win (up to 5 points)
– 10 points if you come to every week
– 10 points for Most Improved Player
– 10 points for Fellowship

Prizes:
– up to 20 points: 1 pack
– between 21-40 points: 2 packs + Motherboard
– between 41-60 points: 3 packs + Mothership Playmat

*More prizes will be added based on attendance and consistency of players!*

Conspiracy 2 Drafts in October and November

UPCOMING DRAFTS

  • Thursday, October 6th at 7:00pm
  • Thursday, October 20th at 7:00pm
  • Thursday, November 3rd at 7:00pm
  • Thursday, November 17th at 7:00pm

$15 entry fee

Draft 3 packs of Conspiracy 2 in pods of 6-10. Multiplayer groups will be separated into 3-4 players each. Last man standing in the pod wins a pack.

2 rounds (60 minutes each). At the end of the round, the active player finishes his/her turn. Highest life total wins the pack.

Everyone gets a participation pack at the end of the tournament.