FFG has just released the third expansion for their Star Wars LCG. Also those of you that have been waiting for the Netrunner LCG base game to come back, the reprint has just started hitting store shelves again. If you are looking for either on of these popular FFG products, come on into the store and get your copy today.
FFG has also released a set of sleeves for some of the Houses in A Game of Thrones. The available Houses are: House Stark, Stannis Baratheon, House Targaryen, House Lannister, House Baratheon and House Greyjoy.
166 players have come to the store to compete in the TCGPlayer Spring State Championship. We are near the end of round 2, and have 6 more rounds to go until we get to the top 8.
This Saturday is Spring States sponsored by the folks at TCGPlayer.com. Come on in and play standard with the largest pool of available cards in the format. The feel of Standard is very different in the spring, since there are a lot more cards available. There are pack prizes, along with TCGPlayer MaxPoint Series point cards, exclusive playmats for the top 8, and a plaque fr the winner. Sorry, there is no trophy.
Lord of the Tachyon Galaxy is out and available for purchase today. Come on into the store and get the latest Yu-Gi-Oh! set while it lasts. This looks like it is going to be a very hot seller, and it is in limited supply, so get it while you can.
Dragon’s Maze released today, and we still have a few Buy-a-Box promos remaining. Come on in pick up a box and get the promo, until we run out that is. Tonight’s FNM will be full set draft, along with the new FNM promo.
We also have a Pokemon Plasma Freeze sneak preview event happening tomorrow.
We also added a bunch of Magic events to the calender… GPTs for Providence, Las Vegas and Kansas City, along with a TCGPlayer MaxPoints Series Platinum event. Check out the events calender on the right for further details.
We will be running a Pokemon Black & White: Plasma Freeze Sneak Peek event on Sturday, May 4th. Come on in and play with the newest Pokemon before they hit store shelves.
- Theme Deck
- Registration Starts: 10:00 am
- Start Play: 10:30 am
- Cost: $30
- Sealed Booster
- Registration: Noon
- Start Play: 12:30 pm
- Cost: $30
For those of you looking for a Netrunner night here at the store, we have put up a Facebook poll to see what night works the best for the most number of people. Go to our Facebook page and select the day of the week that works best for you. Oh, and if you haven’t liked the stores Facebook page, now is a great time to do that.
Yu-Gi-Oh! players, Hidden Arsenal 7 releases tomorrow. We have plenty in stock, but this set looks to be extremely popular so we may run out quickly.
Magic players, remember that this weekend is the Dragon’s Maze Prerelease, check out this post for full details.
New from FFG this week, the second expansion for the Star Wars LCG: The Search for Skywalker. Many have been awaiting the release of this item, your wait is over.
From Cool Mini or Not, the first expansion for Zombicide: Walk of the Dead is now available. This box contains 24 additional Zombies and 12 Zombie Cards for use with Zombicide. Just an FYI, for those of you still looking for the hot selling, out of print original Zombicide, we still have a few copies in stock. Zombicide will not be available again until roughly September, so if you want a copy get yours soon, or you will need to wait until September to get one.
Finally, from Queen Games, the first expansion for Escape: the Curse of the Temple called Escape: Illusions is now available. This expansion adds 2 new temple expansion modules, new curse and treasure tiles, and the components for a 6th player.
In Celebration of the new draft format, and being able to draft the whole block, we are going to be running drafts all day Sunday May 5th starting at Noon. These will be 8 player, Single elimination drafts, with the winner having the option of reducing their pack payout to get to draft again for free. So come on into the store and draft to your hearts content, or until we close… whichever comes first.
- Date: Sunday, May 5th
- Start: Noon
- Continuous Registration: We will be starting 8 player pods as soon as they fill, until about 3:00 pm.
- Cost: $15
- Format: Single Elimination Booster Draft, 1 Return to Ravnica, 1 Gatecrash, 1 Dragon’s Maze booster
- 6 Booster Packs, or
- 3 Booster Packs and another Draft
- Second: 4 Boosters
- Third / Fourth: 1 Booster, All you need to do is win your first round and you will get extra Dragon’s Maze boosters.
We will be running a Grand Prix trial for GP Providence here on Saturday, May11th. Note: I initially put up the wrong date, this is the correct date.
- Registration: Noon
- Start Building: 12:30pm
- Format: Sealed
- Cost: $25
- 2 Return to Ravnica Boosters
- 2 Gatecrash Boosters
- 2 Dragon’s Maze Boosters
- Winner receives a two-round bye for his or her team at the appropriate team-format Grand Prix.
- There will also be booster pack prizes based on attendance
The prerelease is happening in just a few days. For those of you that just can’t wait to get your hands on Dragon’s Maze, remember we do have a prerelease event that starts at 12:01 am on Saturday. Click this link for full details.