Prerelease at the Pub: Ravnica Allegiance

December 13, 2018

Tasty Ravnican Eats, Two-Headed Giants, and more! Join us for Magic Prerelease at Oak & Shield Pub!

We know Two-Headed Giants get hungry, so we’ve got a buffet during deckbuilding (included with your ticket).

Drinks? Of course we’ve got drinks! …

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Get your Guilds of Ravnica Booster Box for $119 when you play in Prerelease

Pre-Order your Ravnica Allegiance Booster Box for $119 when you play in Prerelease events at Board Game Barrister.

Pick it up during Prerelease Weekend—one week before release!

Plus – pre-order by Thursday, January 17 and you’ll get 6 packs of

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Holiday Hours 2018

December 12, 2018

The holidays are upon us!

In order to keep up with your holiday shopping, we’ll have altered (mostly extended) store hours at our Bayshore, Greenfield and Mayfair locations!

Bayshore Holiday Hours
Dec 13: 9AM-9PM
Dec 14: 9AM-9PM
Dec 15: 8AM-10PM
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Weekly KeyForge Events

November 26, 2018

We’ve been totally amazed at the overwhelming excitement we’ve seen for KeyForge across the community! Now it’s time to keep that excitement coming with three KeyForge casual-play events every week, which will lead into special events to come.

At our …

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Visit Oak & Shield Pub

November 17, 2018

At Oak & Shield Pub, we’re all about bringing people together with food, games, and geek culture!

The newest part of the Board Game Barrister family, the Oak & Shield is an amazing place to get together with friends, play …

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Thanksgiving Hours 2018

November 9, 2018

The holiday season is upon us! To help you plan your shopping, here are our Holiday Hours for Thanksgiving Day and Black Friday!

Thanksgiving Day, November 22, 2018

Bayshore: Closed All Day

Greenfield: Closed All Day

Mayfair: Open 6:00pm to

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What is KeyForge?

October 28, 2018

Perhaps you’ve heard the name in passing. A game built entirely around ready-to-play decks, each completely unique from every other. Yep, EVERY single deck on every shelf everywhere is 100% unique from every other deck. No booster packs or price …

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NEW Graphic Novel Adventures

October 11, 2018

When many of us hear the phrase, “Choose your own adventure,” we immediately find ourselves back at crucial decision moments in the classic book series of the same title. In the spirit of those books, our new Graphic Novel Adventures …

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Now Hiring: Holiday Barristers

October 3, 2018

Love board games and toys? Want to spread that love by talking to fellow gamers, kids, parents, grandparents, and all sorts of other bright-eyed shoppers over the holidays?

Join us for the absurdly fun madness that is a Board Game

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Octo-Con 2018: Schedule of Events

September 20, 2018

Welcome to the Octo-Con 2018 Schedule of Events!

For the rest of the event details, visit the Octo-Con 2018 Home Page.

Each event below has a dedicated host who is ready to answer questions and teach the game’s rules …

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