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Pokemon Guardians Rising Prerelease Events

*Note: preregistration is highly recommended as we typically sell out for these events. Please fill out our Google form to preregister.*

Entry fee is $30 and includes:
– 22 card evolution pack featuring key cards from current and prior sets
– 4 Sun and Moon Guardians Rising 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 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. Players that are grouped into the same division will not be separated for prizing.  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: Saturday, April 8th

***You must preregister through this Google form in order to be guaranteed a seat. Those who do not preregister will not necessarily be able to enter the event. Hard cap at 32 players.***

Event Fee: $15

Date: Saturday, April 8th

Time: Registration will begin at 10:30am 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.

*If you didn’t see the above link, you can pregister here.*

Tournament structure: Swiss rounds, cut to top 8 for single elimination. Premier format rules. Maximum 32 players. Under 16 players will be best of 3, more than 16 players will be best of 1.

League Cup Kit Prizing:
1 stamped playmat for first place for each division
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 Sun and Moon 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.

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.

 

Pokemon League Challenge: March 11th

$6 entry

Swiss rounds, best of 1

1.5 packs per player will be added to the prize pool and prized out to the top half players per division. If multiple divisions are grouped together, then the prizing will be split into those respective groups.

Note: if promos do not arrive in time, players will be able to receive them at a later date

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.

A Game of Thrones Store Championship

When: Saturday, January 28th at 1:00pm (registration and friendlies will be from 12pm to 1pm)

Tournament fee: $10 entry

Tournament Structure: Relaxed tournament structure. Swiss rounds based on the number of participants. No cuts.

Prizing: Prizes will be handed out from the official FFG kit and previous season kits. Minimum prizing is as follows:

  • Top 32 – The top thirty-two players will each receive a copy of the alternate art card “Syrio Forel” – a card that can train your other characters in the way of the Water Dance.
  • Top 8 – The top eight players will each receive a Syrio Forel deckbox to house their allies and armies.
  • Top 4 – The top four players will each receive a playmat full of flowing colors depicting Ser Robar Royce.
  • Top 2 – The top two players will each receive a printed acrylic token to be used with the card “Tears of Lys”. 
  • First Place – The winner will receive a color printed plaque and a first round bye (not pictured) to a 2017 A Game of Thrones: The Card Game Regional Championship of their choice!

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!

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.