Date: Saturday, June 10th at 11:00am (dice roll at 11:30am)
Registration: Fill out this form here.
Event fee: $15 ($10 if paid by Friday, June 9th at close)— your registration is only confirmed once you have paid the event fees. No refunds will be given after Friday, June 9th.
Tournament structure: Hard cap at 32 players. Max 5 Swiss rounds, cut to top 8. Must fill out a squad sheet, which you can download here.
Rule set: We will be using the official rules as per Fantasy Flight Games. You can download the full rules here.
Top 32 – An alternate art version of the upgrade card Engine Upgrade.
Top 8 – An acrylic full-length range ruler.
Top 4 – A range 1 and a range 1-2 ruler.
Top 2 – A printed acrylic Agent Kallus token.
First Place – A printed art plaque to commemorate your victory and a first-round bye card that is valid at any 2017 or 2018 X-Wing Regional Championship!
Store credit vouchers, X-Wing ships and accessories will be added to the prize pool and to the raffle pool for every two players that we get in excess of 8 players.
And WoTC has done it again! Special Standard Showdown packs!
Select Sundays at 6:30pm, we’ll be adding Standard Showdown Packs to our regular Win-a-Box tournament. $10 entry fee.
– Sunday, May 28th
– Sunday, June 4th
– Sunday, June 11th
– Sunday, June 18th
– Sunday, June 25th
– Sunday, July 2nd
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.
Standard Showdown packs contain the following:
- 2 rare or mythic rare from a currently legal Standard set
- 1 Amonkhet full-art land
- 1 premium card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set, including Amonkhet full-art lands
*Standard Showdown: Amonkhet booster packs do not include Masterpieces.
Date: Sunday, June 11th
Event fee: $15
– Register here!
– Pay your event fee in store or call us at 512-291-7399 to pay by phone
***Anyone who has signed up but not prepaid by Saturday, June 10th at 11:00pm will automatically be shifted to the “stand-by list” and will be given a spot in the order in which they show up to registration.
Time: Registration from 10:30am to 10:55am. Player meeting starts promptly at 11:00am. If you are not seated with your decklist by 11:00am, you will be given a round 1 game loss.
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:
Play Pokemon League Cup
1 box of Sun and Moon Guardians Rising 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.
Please fill out the following form and come to the store or call us at 512-291-7399 to pay your event fees.
Standard Sponsorship Series
What is it? A chance to win a sponsored spot on Team Mothership by playing in our standard events and earning a spot in the Finals on Saturday, June 24th.
How do you sign up? Play in at least 6 sanctioned standard events at Mothership from Friday, May 5th to Wednesday, June 21st.
How do you win a spot in the Finals? We’ll take your top 6 standard event records and average them. Game Days and PPTQ records will be worth two records. The highest scoring players will be invited to play off for one of 4 slots on our sponsored team.
When are Finals? Finals will be held on Sunday, June 25th at 6:00pm. Those invited to finals will be informed by Thursday, June 22nd.
What do you get for being on the sponsored team?
- Mothership swag
- Free entry into an Hour of Devastation prerelease
- Free entry into our next PPTQ
- 20% off all standard singles until 9/23/17
- Ability to borrow standard singles until 9/23/17
Staring on Saturday, April 29th, we’ll be allowing folks to rent out our board game for 1 week. Rates start at 10% of the listed MSRP of the game.
You can sign up for an account and browse our inventory here:
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 2nd – May 23th 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 $20 and includes 6 booster packs of Amonkhet to build a 40 card deck with. 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
– Build a deck that Lauren thinks is really funny = 1 pack*
– 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
Mothership Books and Games is proud to be one of the satellite locations for the Unrivaled Tournament Series. Satellite tournaments feed into regionals and finals where the grand prizes amount to $250,000.
The first tournaments we’ll be running will be on International Tabletop Day— Saturday, April 29th. Each event will be a $5 entry fee and will be Swiss rounds. All participants will receive a prize. Follow the links to the registration page for each event:
King of Tokyo: event starts at 1:00pm; register here!
Munchkin: event starts at 4:00pm; register here!
EVENTS COMING SOON!
In May and June, we’ll be doing events for Ascension, Epic Spell Wars, Nevermore, and Villagers and Villains. Stay tuned for more details!
*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.
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!