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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Magic: the Flavoring

November 2, 2018

When it comes to Magic: the Gathering, something I’ve noticed is the focus on its mechanical nature rather than it’s flavorful one. Don’t get me wrong, a lot of the fun of Magic: the Gathering is in the card interaction, …

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The New “Orange” Prerelease Event at Bayshore

September 14, 2018

 

We’re introducing something new for Guilds of Ravnica Prerelease at Bayshore!

The Saturday Morning “Orange” event will feature two optional bonus rounds, where you’ll be able to add one of your prize packs to your prerelease pool and …

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Magic Ruling: Unleash… the Island?

August 24, 2018

There are probably dozens of rulings that we could cover concerning Arixmethes, Slumbering Isle. So let’s start with a simple (but interesting) one.

We cast Arixmethes. It enters the battlefield with five slumber counters on it, meaning it is currently …

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Greenfield FNM adds more Commander Prizes, Entry Moves to $5

August 17, 2018

Everyone loves Commander.

Okay, maybe not everyone… but a pretty huge portion of our Magic players are crazy about this format.

We’ve seen a MASSIVE accumulation of interest in Commander at our stores, especially at Greenfield where we sometimes seat …

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Tips and Reminders for your Team Sealed Tournament

Well, we’re about one week out from one of our favorite events to host: the Team Sealed Tournament. On Saturday, August 25, Greenfield will host a slew of 3-player teams, and we hope you’ll be there!

Pre-Register your Team Today!

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Standard Showdown—Saturdays at Noon

July 30, 2018

It’s Showdown season once again! Pack up your Standard deck, and join us for Best-of-Three tournaments—every Saturday at Noon!

Showdown Packs
What’s so great about Standard Showdown? The prizes are special Showdown packs, each of which contains four cards:

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Magic: What is the Stack?

July 27, 2018

The Stack.

For any newer Magic player, the stack can feel like a distant, guarded knowledge. This is because experienced players aren’t always sure when to delve into the next level of complexity with a player who has only recently …

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Magic Ruling: What’s on the Back of a Forged Bolas?

July 13, 2018

We control Nicol Bolas, the Ravager.

We then cast Mirror Image, and as it resolves, we choose to have it enter the battlefield as a copy of Bolas.

Next turn, we pay the hefty mana cost of Bolas’ ability to …

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