Ready to crack some packs? Here’s what we’ve got going on this weekend for the BFZ release! And here’s the promo for the weekend release events (while supplies last!)
Thursday, October 1st @ 11:59pm: MIDNIGHT DRAFT!!!! The first draft of the release and you can pick up your boxes, fat packs, event decks, etc.
Friday, October 2nd @ 2pm: Daytime Draft! Doing a bunch of nothing during the day? Need an excuse to take off work? Come draft!
Friday, October 2nd @ 7:30pm: FNM! Our usual events!
Saturday, October 3rd @ 7:30pm: Sealed Draft
Sunday, October 4th @ 6:00pm: Team Sealed Event. This is something new we’re trying. Form a team of 3 people. Each person gets 6 packs and the team makes 3 decks sharing the pack pool. Then, teams are paired against each other. When two team members win, the whole team wins. $25 per person entry with 2 packs per person added to the prize pool.
Sunday, October 4th @ 7:30pm: One more booster draft for the weekend!
Come join us for the release of Alice Cluster: The Seven Kings of the Lands!
We’ll be kicking off release with a 6 pack draft!
When: Friday, September 25th at 7:00pm Cost: $25 per person Tournament structure: 3 rounds swiss Prizing: 1.5 packs per person will be added to the prize pool to be paid to the top half. We’ll raffle off the promos and playmats as well!
Join us throughout the weekend of September 26th-27th for our Battle for Zendikar Prerelease Events!
To register for one of the six events we’ll be hosting, sign up on our Google form here!
All prerelease packs are the same this time, so there’s no color or clan choice. Each prerelease pack will come with 6 Battle for Zendikar packs and one random stamped rare or mythic. There will be no seeded packs.
Event fee: $25 if you prepay for your event by Thursday, September 24th. *Note: online registrations that are not paid by that time will be paying the door price of $30
Event times and dates:
Event structure: After prerelease packs are handed out, everyone will be given 50 minutes for deckbuilding. Each event consist of 3 swiss rounds, 50 minutes each round.
For the midnight prerelease, everyone will receive a participation pack plus 1 pack for each win.
For the sealed events, everyone will receive a participation pack and we will add an additional 1.5 packs to the prize pool for each participant to be distributed to the top half players.
For Two Headed Giant, each player will receive a participation pack and each team will receive 2 packs per win.
We will be raffling off prizes for each event. Prizes will include Modern Masters 2013 packs, Modern Masters 2015 packs, binders, playmats, sleeves, intro decks, and deck boxes.
*Notes on prizing: You must *participate* in the event in order to receive a participation pack. If you take your prerelease pack and leave, you will not receive your participation prize.
We have Battle for Zendikar booster packs allocated so that everyone will receive a participation pack, leaving enough leftover for competitive prizing. Beyond the allocated amounts, winners may choose to take vouchers for Battle for Zendikar packs or receive packs from the current standard blocks.
When: Sunday, September 13th at 11:00am
(Registration opens at 11:00am and the player meeting will start at noon. If you are late to the player meeting, you will receive a round one game loss.)
Event fees: $25 for preregistered players; $30 at the door
How to preregister: Sign up on our Google form and come to the store or call us to pay.
Tournament Structure: Competitive REL. Swiss rounds with a cut to top 8. The number of rounds will be determined by the number of players registered. Minimum of 16 players to fire the event, maximum of 50. (Note: if we do not have 16 players registered by Friday, September 11th, we will cancel the event and process refunds over the weekend.)
Prizing Structure: Minimum prize support is 4 packs per person of Magic Origins will be added to the prize pool to be distributed to the top 8 players. Lauren reserves the right to increase prize support based on attendance. (read: if more people show up/register, the sweeter the pot will be!)