PPTQ Dublin- Modern Tournament on Sept. 18th

Date: Sunday, September 18th

Event fee: $30 ($35 if paid by September 16th)

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: Minimum 16 players to fire the event, swiss rounds, cut to top 8. Competitive REL.

Prizing Structure: Payout will be only to the top 8 players. Prize pool will be based on the number of players:
Up to 24 players = 3 packs per person into the pool
Up to 32 players = 3.5 packs per person into the pool
Up to 40 players = 4 packs per person into the pool

Packs available are: Battle for Zendikar, Oath of the Gatewatch, Shadows Over Innistrad, Eldritch Moon, and Conspiracy 2

For more than 32 players, we will add 1.5 packs of Eternal Masters for each additional person into the prize pool to be prized out from 1st place down at the TO’s discretion.

Please fill out our Google form and come to the store or call us at 512-291-7399 to pay your event fees.

Dice Masters: Green Arrow and the Flash Release Events

New Dice Masters set releases on September 7th!

Sign up for these events on the Wizkids Event System!

Wednesday, September 7th at 7:00pm: Sealed Event
Purchase 15 boosters and make your best team out of them! We’ll add 2 boosters per person to the prize pool and prize out a participation pack and distribute the rest to the top 3 and Fellowship.

Sunday, September 11th at 2:00pm: Rainbow Draft
Purchase 12 boosters for the draft! We’ll add 2 boosters per person to the prize pool and prize out a participation pack and distribute the rest to the top 3 and Fellowship.

Force of Will Curse of the Frozen Casket Prerelease

Come play in our Curse of the Frozen Casket prerelease event!

Saturday, September 3rd at 7:00pm

Max 8 players for this event: everything in the kit goes to the players. Make sure you RSVP by emailing lauren@mothershipatx.com

Entry fee is $35 and gets you:
– 9 packs (6 for sealed or draft and 3 participation packs)
– 5 promos (1 from the kit and 4 from our stash)
(may choose packs from any other set as well)

1 hour for deck building, 3 Swiss rounds, so everyone gets to play, 60 minute time limit

Prizing on top of what’s above:
1st/2nd: Prerelease kit playmat + extra kit promo
3rd/4th: Playmat from our stash
5th-8th: extra promo from our stash

 

**If we get requests for more than 8 slots, we will modify the prizing so that more people get to play, but will have to give vouchers for prize packs out of Frozen Casket. We will though drop the entry fee to $25 if we get to 12 players.**

Star Wars Armada Tournament: August 20th

This will be our first Armada tournament of the season!

We have the Summer 2016 kits, as well as a bunch of prizes from older sets!

Date and Time: Saturday, August 20th at 11:00am

Entry fee: $5

Tournament Structure:  Swiss rounds based on the number of participants, no cuts; 135 minute rounds
(min. players = 4, max players = 12, so please RSVP on our Facebook event or call the store to reserve a spot!)

Prizing: For up to 8 players, we’ll just do the summer kit prizes and some extras from previous kits. For up to 12 players, we’ll add additional prizes!

Rules: For official FFG tournament rules, please see here!

Conspiracy 2: Take the Crown Release Events

The moment we’ve all been waiting for…. MORE CONSPIRACY! We’ll be running events all weekend for this awesome side set.

All of our events will be MULTIPLAYER DRAFTS!

Thursday, August 25th at 11:59pm
Friday, August 26th at 6:30pm
Saturday, August 27th at 6:30pm and 11:59pm
– $12 entry fee
– Draft pods will be 6-10 players each, 3 packs per person
– Multiplayer groups of 3-4 players
– 3 rounds/60 minutes each
– At the end of the round, points will be assigned based on life total
(1st = 4pts, 2nd = 3 pts, 3rd = 2 pts., 4th = 1 pt.)
– Subsequent rounds will match players of similar point standings
– 1 pack per person added to the prize pool
– Prizing will be to the top half players in each pod

Sunday, August 28th at 5:00pm: WIN-A-BOX DRAFT
– $24 entry fee
– Draft pods will be 8 players each, 3 packs per person
– Multiplayer groups of 4 players
– 3 rounds/60 minutes each
– At the end of the round, points will be assigned based on life total
(1st = 4pts, 2nd = 3 pts, 3rd = 2 pts., 4th = 1 pt.)
– Subsequent rounds will match players of similar point standings
– 1 box will be awarded to the prize pool for each pod of 8
– 1 box is given to first place in the pod
***Due to the nature of this event, we will scale prizing for any pods that are not exactly 8 players.***

Dice Masters Rainbow Draft Weekend: July 30th

We are happy to have been selected to run this awesome event!

We’ll be running two different events for each of the prize kits available. Sign up on the WES to reserve your spot!

Marvel Prize Kit Event at 11:00am:
– $15 entry fee
– 12 packs of Age of Ultron
– 30 minute-Swiss rounds
– Top 16 get 1 Melinda May die, 1 Melinda May Full Art Card, and 1 Melinda May Sketch Variant
– Top 5 get 1 Loki
– Top 2 get 1 Blink
– First Place gets 1 Hulk

DC Prize Kit Event at 2:30pm:
– $15 entry fee
– 12 packs of D&D Battle for Faerun
– 30 minute-Swiss rounds
– Top 16 get 1 Terry McGinnis die, 1 Terry McGinnis Full Art Card, and 1 Terry McGinnis Sketch Variant
– Top 5 get 1 Guy Gardner
– Top 2 get 1 Oracle
– First Place gets 1 Mr. Mxyzptlk

Eldritch Moon Game Day: August 13-14

We’ve got two Game Day events for you to check out! And they’re both WIN-A-BOX events!

Saturday, August 13th at 6:00pm and Sunday, August 14th at 6:00pm

Event fee: $10

Prizing:
1st place: 1 box of Eldritch Moon, Champion playmat, top 8 promo and participation promo

2nd-8th place: top 8 promo and participation promo

9th-30th place: participation promo

Minimum 12 people to fire the event and we’ll add 3 packs to the prize pool for every person we get over that. Additional packs will be distributed starting from second place down at the TOs discretion.

(If we don’t hit 12 people, we will fire a regular standard tournament with 3 packs per person added to the prize pool.)

Tournament structure:

Swiss rounds based on the number of participants with a cut to top 8. Based on the prizing structure, no splits are allowed.

 

Here’s that beautiful mat…..

game day mat

And here’s the top 8 promo….

game day top 8

And here’s the participation promo….

game day parti

D&D Boot Camp: Sundays from 7/31 to 8/21

Thinking about playing D&D, but intimidated by all the rules and sheets and stuff? We’ll be hosting a 4-session boot camp to teach folks who are super new to the game everything that they’ll need to know before hopping in a group.

No need to bring anything. We’ll supply the sheets and the books and the dice. Buy stuff only if you feel like you’ll be investing time into the game in the future.

Session 1: Sunday, July 31st (1:30pm-4:00pm)
– Character Races and Classes
– How to build your character sheet
– The numbers of D&D
– What the dice are for

Session 2: Sunday, August 7th (1:30pm-4:00pm)
– Review of the character sheet
– Character alignments, personality, and appearance
– Building your character’s backstory
– Spellcasting and equipment

Session 3: Sunday, August 7th (1:30pm-4:00pm)
– Storytelling and role-playing
– Making decisions based on your character sheet and backstory

Session 4: Sunday, August 7th (1:30pm-4:00pm)
– COMBAT! How to fight things in D&D

 

 

 

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