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Pokemon Sun and Moon Prerelease Events

Sign up here for our Sun and Moon Prerelease events!

Events on Saturday, January 21st at 1:00pm and Monday, January 23rd at 7:30pm!

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

Max. 24 players per event. 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 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.

We will also be raffling off some Elite Trainer boxes, EX boxes, and Mythical boxes- one will be added per 8 attendees!

Pokemon League Cup January 2017

Date: Sunday, January 8th, 2017

Event fee: $15

Preregistration available at this Google form

Time: Registration will begin at 10:00am and close at 10:55am. Player meeting will start promptly at 11:00am. 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 for single elimination. Premier format rules. Maximum 60 players.

League Cup Kit Prizing:
1 stamped playmat for first place for each division
1st-4th place promo cards
Championship points in the following manner: http://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/pokemon-events/pokemon-tournaments/tcg-league-cup/

Additional prizing:
1 box of Evolutions packs will be added to the prize pool for every 12 players registered in the tournament. Packs will be distributed proportionally to each division to a minimum of the top 3 players.

Star Wars Destiny Release Event: Dec. 1st

Come play the new card/dice game by FFG: Star Wars Destiny! We’ll be opening a set of the starters for the store to run a demo of the game.

First night will be just an open play setting. We’ll also discuss when the Organized Play night should be.

We’ll be raffling off some boosters and possible other prizes depending on turnout.

Bring your Destiny stuff or preorder from us. Preorder requests must be sent to lauren@mothershipatx.com. If you do not get confirmation for the preorder, you are not guaranteed product.

Starters are $14.95 and booster boxes are $100 (not including tax.) Individual boosters will be $2.99 plus tax.

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.