Standard Showdown: Overlooked and Underrated

January 17, 2018

One of the most overlooked events in our weekly Magic lineup, Standard Showdown is a weekly opportunity to hone your Standard deck between FNMs—and most players leave with great prize support week in and week out.

So why aren’t players …

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Bring the family for these great gaming events!

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

  • Three great upcoming events for the whole family;
  • Selling your Used Games on our shelves;
  • The Netrunner Store Championship on February 3;
  • And more!

The Barrister’s Brief Newsletter is your …

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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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