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Rivals of Ixalan Prerelease Events: Jan. 12-Jan. 14

Sign up here for our Rivals of Ixalan Prerelease TOURNAMENTS!

Sign up here for our Rivals of Ixalan Prerelease PARTY EVENTS!


TOURNAMENT Event  dates and times:
– Friday, January 12th (Sealed) at 11:59pm
– Saturday, January 13th (Sealed) at 11:30am, 4:00, and 8:30pm
– Sunday, January 14th (Sealed) at 1:30pm
– Sunday, January 14th (2-Headed Giant) at 6:30pm

PARTY Event dates and times:
– Saturday, January 13th at 2:00pm
– Sunday, January 14th at 3:00pm
*These events are super casual open play with the prerelease packs. Play with others as you wish. Guaranteed 1 participation pack.*

TOURNAMENT 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 closing Thursday, January 11th = $25
– “At the door” = $30
– Register for all 6 Tournaments for the price of 5 = $130
– VIP Package = $160

Our VIP Package includes:
– All 6 prerelease tournaments
– 1 pack of sleeves (any in stock)
– 12 drink/snack coupons
– Priority pack distribution (I’ll hand it to you personally)
– 12 extra raffle tickets
– Commemorative badge and lanyard
Side Events/Raffles:
For every prerelease tournament, we hand out an Achievement Sheet (link shows the one from our last event) where players can earn raffle tickets for completing various tasks during the event. Players put their raffle tickets into the boxes that correspond to specific prizes. The prize options for the Rivals of Ixalan prereleases will be a Planechase Anthology, FTV Lore, various Mothership swag, playmats, event entry vouchers, Planeswalker decks, and much more.

*Participation in this side event is limited exclusively to tournament players only.*

Ixalan Store Championship

When: Saturday,  December 30  at 1pm

Format: Standard

Entry fee: $10

Tournament Structure: Swiss rounds, cut to top 8

1st place: 1 box of Ixalan boosters and the Champion playmat
Top 8 will get deck boxes featuring new art from Rivals of Ixalan. Top 30 players will get the full art foil Ghalta, Primal Hunger from Rivals of Ixalan.

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.

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Unstable Box Preorders and Event Schedule


Fill out this Google Form to reserve your Unstable Booster Boxes! They’ll be $95 plus tax and will come with an Ixalan Treasure Chest pack while supplies last!


Join us for some awesome drafting and sealed events!

DRAFT EVENTS: $12 entry fee

Thursday, December 7th at 11:59pm: Midnight Draft!
Friday, December 8th at 7:30pm: Booster Draft
Saturday, December 9th at 7:00pm: Sealed Draft
Sunday, December 10th at 6:00pm: Booster Draft

SEALED LEAGUE: $24 entry fee gets you 6 packs. May buy up to 3 packs per week to add to your sealed pool. 1 pack per week of participation (must play 3 different opponents per week) and will get 1 pack for every 3 round wins (best of 3 per unique opponent).

Tuesday, December 12th at 7:00pm
Tuesday, December 19th at 7:00pm
Tuesday, December 26th at 7:00pm
Tuesday, January 2nd at 7:00pm

Iconic Masters Preorders and Events!

Release date for Iconic Masters is Friday, November 17th, so obviously, we’ll be open late Thursday night for midnight draft!

Preorder your boxes here and get some good discounts on multiple boxes!

1 box = $225 plus tax
2 boxes = $215 each plus tax
3 boxes = $205 each plus tax
4 boxes = $200 each plus tax

And come check out one of our draft events!

$40 entry fee– 2 packs per person into the prize pool. 1 pack per round win prizing plus an extra pack to each player in the top half standings.

Thursday, November 16th at 11:59pm
Friday, November 17th at 7:00pm
Saturday, November 18th at 1:00pm
Friday, November 24th at 7:00pm
Saturday, November 25th at 1:00pm

And finally, a win-a-box for Modern!

Saturday, November 25th at 6:00pm– $15 entry, minimum 12 people to fire.  Additional prizing will be added for each entry in excess of 12.

Standard PPTQ on Nov. 19th– No Prize Support

Event is on Sunday, November 19th at 11:30am. Store opens at 11:00am.

$10 entry fee. No prize support. All event fees go to paying for the judge and staff.

Hard cap at 24 players. We will open a waitlist once we hit 24 players. There will be other events that day at the store, so we will be capped based on physical space. If we are able to accommodate more people, we will, but we are only planning on 24 seats.

You can preregister here. The form will tell you if you have a slot or if you are on the waitlist.

Standard Showdown Events!

Join us during our regularly scheduled Sunday Win-a-Box events for a chance to win a Standard Showdown pack!

Standard Showdown packs contain foils, rares, and mythics from the current standard sets…. and the highly coveted foil Rebecca Guay lands!

How Showdown Packs will be prized out:
1 pack to each player in the top 8
– 1 pack to a select player in the community

Note: For events that have fewer than 8 players, we will distribute one to each player. Excess packs will be saved for events with higher attendance.

These additional prizes will be added for the following Sundays at 6:00pm:
– Sunday, October 29th
– Sunday, November 5th
– Sunday, November 12th
– Sunday, November 19th
– Sunday, November 26th
– Sunday, December 3rd

These events also give 2x Planeswalker points and count double for those participating in the Standard Sponsorship Series.

Ixalan Sealed League Starts October 3rd

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 October 3rd – October 24th at 7:00pm. 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 $25 to start league (you’ll get a prerelease pack to build your first 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.

– 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

Ixalan RELEASE Weekend Events

This set has pirates and dinosaurs. I mean, seriously. Who isn’t playing this block? People who don’t like cool shit, that’s who.

Here’s what we’re doing for the weekend. Come do stuff.

Thurday, September 28th at 11:59pm: Midnight Events
*Midnight Booster Draft
– $12 entry fee
– 1 pack per person into the prize pool, paid to top half
*Midnight Second Chance Prerelease
– $25 entry fee
– 2 packs per person into the prize pool, paid to top half

Friday, September 29th at 7:30pm: Release Day
*FNM Standard:

– $6 entry fee
– 1.5 packs per person into the prize pool, paid to top half
– Still doing Fatal Push promos
*FNM Draft:
– $12 entry fee
– 1.5 packs per person into the prize pool, paid to top half
– Still doing Fatal Push promos

Saturday, September 30th at 1:30pm: Sealed Box Win a Box
– $135 entry fee- includes the sealed box/$35 if you got your box elsewhere
– Need 6 players to fire
– 1 box per 6 players into the prize pool

Saturday, September 30th at 7:30pm: Sealed Draft
– $24 entry fee
– 2 packs per person into the prize pool, payout to top half

Sunday, October 1st at 6:00pm: Booster Draft
– $12 entry fee
– 1 pack per person into the prize pool, paid to top half



Ixalan Preorders

Fill out this form if you would like to preorder your Ixalan Booster Boxes, Bundles, or Planeswalker Decks! Each of these items is highly allocated, so you must pay by the deadline in order to guarantee your items.

Booster boxes will be $105 (including tax) and Fat Packs will be $39.99 (not including tax).

The first 50 customers to purchase a booster box will get a Burning Sun’s Avatar promo *and* a Buy-a-Box Booster Pack (which supposedly has double the Standard Showdown pack swag.)



You must make a 50% deposit on your preorder by Thursday, September 28th or your preorder will be deleted. Full payment must be received to receive your preorder.