Kahn’s of Tarkir-Preorder Boxes now…

Kahn’s of Tarkir-Preorder Boxes now…

Hey folks.  Kahn’s of Tarkir Is looking great and just revealed a big surprise…the return of the onslaught Block Fetch Lands! This..(and the General Fun Cards that are being previewed in the Set) are making buying the booster boxes a hot commodity.)  Presale boxes are going for $109.99 as of Sept 2nd and will include the…

Parents back to school Guide for Trading Card Games

Or how to send your kid off to school with their beloved trading cards and get both back happy and whole… Private Note to (fellow) Parents: Ok…now that school is back in session, a few parent to parent bits of advice about collectible card games during the school year. Trading Issues: 80% of issues between kids…

Buy Tickets Here For D20 Events

8/26-…Two headed Giant this week… Kahn’s of Tarkir Coming in Late Sept….   Tues 6 pm Conspiracy Draft (if enough People…) Weds Magic League Commander Casual Play D&D Encounters (5pm.-$5 per player)- Thurs. Star Realms Tournament…5:30 Start time…. Friday Draft at 4:30–Friday Night Magic (M15-M15-M15)-$15 pp) Sat Pokemon League 11-1 ($5-includes a Pack) 5 pm Date Night…

Guide to Tabletop Games# 2 Deck Building Games

Guide to Tabletop Games# 2 Deck Building Games

  If games like Magic and Pokemon (Trading Card Games) are games where you build a deck to go and play each other, deck builders are games where you start with tiny decks, and part of playing the game is competing to acquire the cards to make your deck better. Most people who like the…

Guide to Tabletop Games: #1 TCG/CCG (Trading Card Games)–Magic/Pokemon/Yugioh etc…

Guide to Tabletop Games: #1 TCG/CCG (Trading Card Games)–Magic/Pokemon/Yugioh etc…

Hey guys…I’ll keep adding to this as time goes on, but I get asked a lot (particularly by parents) about what games like Magic and Pokemon really are.  Here’s a shot at doing geek to English translation. Magic, Yugioh, and Pokemon are what are known as trading card games(TCG) or collectible card games(CCG).   Basically…

The Scoop on the Magic 2015 Core Set, M15 Rocks

The Scoop on the Magic 2015 Core Set, M15 Rocks
Magic sets come out every 3 months, and this time each year in July, we get the next  Core Set.  This year, in addition to the normal bucket of old classic cards, the Magic 2015 Core set  is overstuffed with goodies, both great individual cards, and a collection of mini-themes, some of which lay some big hints about...

Time for a Conspiracy (Magic Conspiracy Drafts)

You can’t have a good conspiracy on your own.  And that is the secret sauce to the special Magic set , coming out on June 6th.  This draft -centric, multi-player set is all about what we can do for, er, to each other.   This is a special set, much like Modern Masters, with limited initial qualities,…

Release Weekend…

Hey folks, So we have a lot going on this weekend, including the release for Journey Into Nyx, and the  Prerelease for Pokemon XY Flashfire. And this weekend we will be hosting the Prerelease for the newest set for Pokemon, XY Flashfire…. The Screen Free Week Challenge: And finally…This is a big one for me (and…

Screen Free Week-May 5th-11th

  The Screen Free Week Challenge: Get your family to go the week without (non-work) screen-time get a FREE magic or Pokemon Pack (Max 2 per family)–Have a family game night and get 2!! The Challenge:  Get your family to go one full  full week screen free!  (no videos, video games or computers except for work/homework, or…

Journey Into Nyx —Last Set in Theros Block…

Journey To Nyx!!!  Prerelease this weekend (4/26-427) What's newThe New MechanicsBuy Tix here... New Friends face Old Gods LAST WEEK to pre-order boxes and to sign up for the prerelease events....  Remember, these are great fun for beginner and advanced players alike. Booster Boxes in advance are currently $105, They will go up to $110...

Kahn’s of Tarkir-Preorder Boxes now…

Kahn’s of Tarkir-Preorder Boxes now…

Hey folks.  Kahn’s of Tarkir Is looking great and just revealed a big surprise…the return of the onslaught Block Fetch Lands! This..(and the General Fun Cards that are being previewed in the Set) are making buying the booster boxes a hot commodity.)  Presale boxes are going for $109.99 as of Sept 2nd and will include the…

M15 Two-Headed Giant

M15 Two-Headed Giant

Two-headed giants are a team Magic the Gathering event. Teams usually comprise of buddies, parent/kid combos, and a lot of couples. Both players play together, sharing a life total, showing each other their cards, consulting with each other and playing at the same times, and play 3 rounds for extra prize packs, (but mostly for fun.)

Parents back to school Guide for Trading Card Games

Or how to send your kid off to school with their beloved trading cards and get both back happy and whole… Private Note to (fellow) Parents: Ok…now that school is back in session, a few parent to parent bits of advice about collectible card games during the school year. Trading Issues: 80% of issues between kids…

Buy Tickets Here For D20 Events

8/26-…Two headed Giant this week… Kahn’s of Tarkir Coming in Late Sept….   Tues 6 pm Conspiracy Draft (if enough People…) Weds Magic League Commander Casual Play D&D Encounters (5pm.-$5 per player)- Thurs. Star Realms Tournament…5:30 Start time…. Friday Draft at 4:30–Friday Night Magic (M15-M15-M15)-$15 pp) Sat Pokemon League 11-1 ($5-includes a Pack) 5 pm Date Night…

Not today (Grand prix trial)Standard Magic 11am (10:30 Reg)

No standard today because of GPT. NOTE–Starting 5/24–we will be starting tournaments 11 am to make time to start 3:00 Drafts… What:  Standard Format Magic Tournament When: Sundays @ 10:30 am reg (11:00 play start)  (4 rounds depending on the number of players with cut to top 2 or 4 if there is no clear…

Magic Grand Prix Trial Salt Lake D20 Games

Where:  D20 Games, 2311 Santa Clara Ave. Pay and register in the store or online until 1 hour before event. August 24th is our Trial for the Salt Lake Grand Prix which will take place September 5th-7th in Salt Lake CIty, Utah. Winner of our event will automatically pass the first 3 rounds of the big event.  This…

Star Realms-Deck Building Game

    What: Star Realms Deckbuilding Game When: Every Thursday, starting August 21. ~5 pm start time Cost: 5$ Per Player (or $22 with a Star Realms Deck included.) Promo cards each event…special events (one per month if at least 8 players) Star Realms Playmat!!   What is Star Realms? Star Realms is a space…

This week (and weekend)–Star Realms Toury, Magic Grand Prix Qualifier…

Hey folks,  A couple of particularly interesting events this weekend:   Tonight (Thursday. Aug 21st) we are having our first Star Realms tournament.  This is a GREAT deck-building game that we finally got back in stock. And on Sunday, we are having a Qualifier for the Salt Lake City Magic Grand Prix.  Even if you…

Guide to Tabletop Games# 2 Deck Building Games

Guide to Tabletop Games# 2 Deck Building Games

  If games like Magic and Pokemon (Trading Card Games) are games where you build a deck to go and play each other, deck builders are games where you start with tiny decks, and part of playing the game is competing to acquire the cards to make your deck better. Most people who like the…

Guide to Tabletop Games: #1 TCG/CCG (Trading Card Games)–Magic/Pokemon/Yugioh etc…

Guide to Tabletop Games: #1 TCG/CCG (Trading Card Games)–Magic/Pokemon/Yugioh etc…

Hey guys…I’ll keep adding to this as time goes on, but I get asked a lot (particularly by parents) about what games like Magic and Pokemon really are.  Here’s a shot at doing geek to English translation. Magic, Yugioh, and Pokemon are what are known as trading card games(TCG) or collectible card games(CCG).   Basically…

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