IN NEW LOCATION!!! 1530 Park Street. (Park in BOA lot or Theater garage, or street)

d20-logo-on-dark-for-websiiI530 Park Street
Alameda, CA 94501
510-522-2109

Tues-Fri.  3:30 to 7:00
Saturday 11 to 6
Sunday 11 to 6
Mondays Closed
Often open later for events

    Announcements

    5/17/17  We are in the new store!!!  Soft Open (read open during construction)Back to Regular Schedule….

    Sat and Sunday…Amonkhet Game Day tourament starting at 10…no Standard and  limited tables for Pokemon.

    Star Wars Destiney Spirit of Rebellion Boosters

    D&D-Off this week

    • Pokemon

      • Limited tabler Pokemon League
    • Magic–
      • Friday
        Friday Night Magic @ 7PM  Amonkhet Release Drafting
      • Saturday:
        • Pokemon League 11-1
        • 4pm Two Headed Giant-
      • Sunday-Standard Plus Star Wars Destiny
        • 11 am Sunday Standard. (Will Change to 10 in June)

     

     

     

     

     

     

    Aether Revolt – D20 Set Central

    Things are revolting in Kaladesh….(ok…that was bad) Tezzeret has come to town and turned things into a different kind of party.  The second set of the Kaladesh block takes the playful world of Kaladesh and revolutionizes it. (Ah man…the Dad puns are just forcing their way out today..)   Here is a bunch good links to give you the scoop on the new set…


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    Ajani Unyielding
    Spoilers
    Aether Revolt Story….

     

     

     

     

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D20 Featured Posts

Screen Free Week-May 2-8th

Screen Free Week-May 2-8th

D20 Challenge—can you get your parents to go a whole week without screens? (No TV, Videogames, social media, or anything else that sticks noses into screens. ) Work and homework onscreen ONLY as REALLY needed! Free Magic/Pokemon packs for completing the challenge.

The Case for Family Game Night

The Case for Family Game Night

The case for Family Game Night. I see a lot of families come into the store and see how they interact with each other. “It’s his/her thing” There are a lot of kids dropped off with parents who through their hands up in the air about understanding the games the kids are playing, but are…

Special D20 Award for Great Students

Special D20 Award for Great Students

We’ve started a program to reward kids each semester for the work they do in getting good grades, or in working hard to do major improvements in their grades.

Happy New Year -2015

Happy New Year -2015

Happy New Year folks… Here is the D20 2014 year in review( in rhyme) Before we get started, a nod to the camp of game day winners, those we call champ… January brought us a magic memento As many of us hoofed it to Grand Prix Sacremento And in Pokemon, to Black & White we…

D20 Games-Intro to D&D for Parents (and others)

D20 Games-Intro to D&D for Parents (and others)

By Ben Calica This guide is designed as a simple, English translation for parents, significant others, and just those who felt curious as to what the heck D&D is all about.  We run D&D Encounters at D20 Games these days, and I’m old enough to have played the game with the first white books back in the…

Parents back to school Guide for Trading Card Games

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.   First…what are TCG’s (Trading card games)?…

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…

(April Fools) Big Changes at D20..Played out…

(April Fools) Big Changes at D20..Played out…

April 5th…yes there is Date Night Magic tonight. Update….Happy April Fool’s Day…;-)—A joke…relax…just a joke…really… 😉 It is with very mixed feelings that I need to announce some big changes for D20.  After almost three years of working to make things work as a game store, I’ve needed to face some very difficult realities and…

The Good, The Bad, and the Peter (Mohrbacher)….

The Good, The Bad, and the Peter (Mohrbacher)….

Two bits of news regarding store Friend, Peter Mohrbacher.  For those of you who don’t know, Peter is one of the better Magic artists who happens to live in Alameda.  He has done a ton of cool cards, including Erebos, God of the Dead, the much maligned (only for abilities, not for lack of great art)…