Charterstone: Play Game, Build Village, and Create Something Unique!

December 18, 2017

If you haven’t taken a minute to investigate Charterstone, the brand new legacy game from Stonemaier Games, you could be missing out on an incredible experience!

In Charterstone, you and your fellow players have been tasked with settling …

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On the Stack Magic Newsletter – December 1, 2017

December 1, 2017

This week’s On the Stack newsletter covers:

  • Legacy Format FNM – now at Bayshore;
  • Draft times for Unstable, releasing next week;
  • A ruling on multiple creatures with Lifelink;
  • Ixalan Store Championships on December 30;
  • And more!

On the …

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Rivals of Ixalan Prerelease, January 13-14: Pre-registration is Open!

Play the new Rivals of Ixalan set before it’s officially released at this Magic: the Gathering prerelease event!

As a participant, you’ll be among the first to vie for control of the legendary city, Orazca. Outpace, outwit, and overpower your …

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Weekly Magic Events at Board Game Barrister

November 30, 2017

Friday Night Magic (“FNM”)
Fridays at 6:30pm. Bayshore, Greenfield & Mayfair
Events “fire” only when their attendance requirements are met.

    • Standard Format FNM
      Admission (Greenfield): 100 MVP points or $3
      Admission (Bayshore/Mayfair): $6
      Structure: 3 Swiss Rounds
      Prizes (Greenfield): FNM
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Barrister Wishlists: Give the Gift of Effortless Gift-Giving!

November 27, 2017

Want to make sure everyone knows what to get you for the holidays? Creating a wishlist at Board Game Barrister is incredibly simple. Here’s how it goes:

  1. Stop into any Board Game Barrister location.
  2. Make a literal stack of games,
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Discover Ixalan Treasure Chests

November 24, 2017

Starting today, November 24, 2017, every box of Magic purchased will be accompanied by an Ixalan Treasure Chest!

Each Treasure Chest includes:

  • One alt-art, foil double-faced card from Ixalan;
  • Two premium foil basic lands;
  • Four rare/mythic rares from Standard-legal
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Unstable Draft Times

November 22, 2017

Unstable Draft Times? No, the times aren’t unstable. The drafts are!

Join us for a series of drafts featuring the nearly-nonsensical new Magic set, Unstable!

We’ll open some packs, assemble some Contraptions, and not let your library get turned into …

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Barrister’s Brief Newsletter for November 8, 2017

November 8, 2017

This week’s issue of the Barrister’s Brief newsletter covers:

  • Our 2017 picks for Family Game of the Year and Stocking Stuffer of the Year;
  • Out of Order, a speedy game of identifying mixed-up TV, Movie and Song titles;
  • Our Weekend-Long
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Our Stocking Stuffer of the Year: Slapzi

Could a camel roll down a hill? Is a book edible?

Find out in the Board Game Barrister Stocking Stuffer of the Year: Slapzi!

This brilliant little game takes seconds to learn, but gets you asking questions you never …

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New Game Highlight: Out of Order

Do you have what it takes to unscramble and identify popular songs, movies, TV shows and more!? Time to find out in this quick and hilarious party game, Out of Order.

Each round features a new final answer, but …

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