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Dec
3
Mon
Miniatures Monday @ North Shore
Dec 3 @ 5:00 pm

Frostgrave, Malifaux, Wild West Exodus, Wreck Age, Arena Rex, and more!

Pack your favorite miniatures games, and join us for this weekly casual gaming event.

All miniatures games are welcome, and we’ve already got players interested in a wide variety of games.

What do we play?

First Monday of each Month: Frostgrave
Second Mondays: Malifaux / Wild West Exodus
Third Mondays: Wreck Age
Fourth Mondays: Kill Team / Arena Rex
Fifth Mondays (when applicable): Players’ Choice!

New players welcome!
If you’ve never played a miniatures game, or you’re looking to try a new one, don’t hesitate to join us! Our players have more miniatures than they know what to do with, and they’re always happy to walk someone through a new game, or welcome a new player to the hobby as a whole.

 

We’ll see you out on the tables!

 

Dungeons & Dragons (Casual Play) @ North Shore
Dec 3 @ 6:00 pm

Join our Monday night dungeon master for a Dungeons & Dragons campaign with old school flavor!

This campaign uses the 5th Edition Dungeons & Dragons system and will take place in the world of Faerun.

Players will gather on a weekly basis (as they’re available) to tell a collaborative story, full of adventure, intrigue – and of course, dice.

We’ll see you on the tables!

From the Dungeon Master:
“I’m a friendly DM (not trying to kill characters) open to players of all experiences. I like to create a safe space for less hardcore players to be creative with their characters.”

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Milwaukee Chess Wizards @ Oak & Shield Pub
Dec 3 @ 7:00 pm

We’ve never heard a group of people laugh so much while playing chess!

If you’ve ever wanted to learn how to play chess, improve your play, or upgrade your tactical arsenal—the Milwaukee Chess Wizards are here for you! Settle in for a great night and meet other local chess players while we duke it out in some fast-paced blitz games.

We’ll be meeting in the downstairs bar area, known as 42 Lounge. We’ll have a few physical boards and clocks available, but please feel free to bring your own sets. If you want a great way to play on your phone, we recommend grabbing the Lichess app as it’s completely free and comes with a bunch of cool features.

One Drink/Appetizer Minimum Per Person
We’re proud to host public gaming events in our pub, and to offer free admission to those events.
Please help us continue to run these events with a minimum order of one drink or appetizer.
Event minimum orders are subject to an 18% gratuity. Find out more.

Dec
4
Tue
KeyForge Casual Play (ChainBound Available) @ Greenfield
Dec 4 @ 5:30 pm

Get in some weekly KeyForge, every Tuesday at our Greenfield location. Stop in any time between 5:30 and 9pm to meet up with other local players and get in some games with your favorite decks!

This event will feature open play, and will be the regular meeting night for organized play events and leagues.

 

ChainBound Available

On weeks with enough player interest, your event Champion will host this event as ChainBound tournament, allowing you to earn Aembershards and your decks to gain Chains and Power Levels.

ChainBound events do not carry any extra fee, and normally run for a couple of hours.

Visit our ChainBound FAQ Page

New to KeyForge?

KeyForge is the first-ever “Unique Deck Game,” meaning each of the game’s pre-built decks is completely one-of-a-kind among over 104 quadrillion possibilities.
 
When you sit down to play a game of KeyForge, you and your opponent will assume the roles of a mighty Archons with their own unique name and symbol. Your path to victory is to gather Æmber, forge three keys and unlock one of the Crucible’s hidden vaults!
Learn-to-Play Tuesday @ North Shore
Dec 4 @ 6:00 pm

Join us for a night of open gaming hosted by our loyal Champion, Chris! Learn to play a new game or break out an old favorite.

This event will run from 6pm until 9pm. Chris will choose a couple fun games to play, or you can pick from hundreds of games in our demo library.

Magic – Modern @ North Shore
Dec 4 @ 6:15 pm

Join us on Tuesdays nights for Modern format Magic!

Round One will begin at 6:15PM. Please arrive as close to 6:00PM as possible.

Three Swiss rounds.

Win your choice of booster for every match win (or bye).

Or exchange 3 wins for a Masters pack.

We’ll see you out on the tables!

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Drop-In Dungeons & Dragons @ Oak & Shield Pub
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm

Get in on Drop-In D&D every Tuesday! Each week, you’ll explore brand new stories and face off with exciting challenges in the 5th Edition of D&D.

DMs drink for free!*

Each session, your table will feature a different one-shot adventure. Space is very limited, and is first-come first-served.

Please bring one or more pre-built characters for each week’s session. If you do not have a character, or your character is not an appropriate level for the adventure, we will have pre-built characters available for you to use!

We also ask that players have a basic understanding of the rules.
If you have never played D&D before, we suggest learning the ropes at one of the many weekly events at Board Game Barrister locations.

One Drink/Appetizer Minimum Per Person
We’re proud to host public gaming events in our pub, and to offer free admission to those events.
Please help us continue to run these events with a minimum order of one drink or appetizer.
Event minimum orders are subject to an 18% gratuity. Find out more.

*DM Perks
We appreciate all the time and energy that goes into being the Dungeon Master, and we’d love to buy you a drink or a snack.
– DM for a table of 4+ players, and you’ll get two $5 “Inspiration Tokens” for a $10 total!

Find more information on being a Drop-In Dungeon Master.

Dec
5
Wed
Dungeons & Dragons (Casual Group) @ Mayfair
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm

Join us for Dungeons & Dragons at Mayfair!DandDTheo

This ongoing weekly campaign is open to players of all experience levels. With the guidance of your knowledgeable Dungeon Master, Theo, you’ll go on great quests, explore deep caverns and distant landscapes, and share a few laughs along the way.

New players are always welcome!
We understand that players will come and go as this campaign continues, and we are happy to accommodate a shifting group of players each week.

Dungeons & Dragons (Casual Group) @ Greenfield
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm

DandDTheoJoin us for Dungeons & Dragons 5E!

This ongoing weekly campaign is open to players of all experience levels. With the guidance of a variety of experienced DMs, we will adventure through a series of homebrew quests. This is NOT an Adventurer’s League campaign.

Starting out: Characters in these settings will start at level 3. Come with a character (or characters) prepared or arrive early and one of our experienced players will assist you in making a character. Not sure you want to commit to a character? That’s okay! Due to the structure of the campaign, players are encouraged to try out different characters.

Settings: There are a variety of settings in which you may find yourself playing. Current adventures include a homebrew campaign set in the world of “Aurak” (where we are adventuring around the premise of building and maintaining a stronghold) being run by rotating DMs. Another homebrew campaign also aimed for low-level adventurers is also being run. September should also see the return of the “evil” campaign as DM Brandon returns from hiatus.

New players are always welcome!
We understand that players will come and go as this campaign continues, and we are happy to accommodate a shifting group of players each week. If there are a large number of players, we may split into two groups. This will provide all players to have more interaction within the game and allow the storylines to progress.

Who’s running this anyway?
The exceptional staff at BGB-Greenfield will be able to point you in the direction of DMs Brian and Stephanie. We will be happy to start you on your epic adventure!

Star Wars: Destiny @ Oak & Shield Gaming Pub
Dec 5 @ 6:00 pm

swdestiny1Join us every week to meet and compete with other players of this Star Wars dice game!

This collectible game empowers players to gather small teams of iconic Star Wars characters and battle to defeat their foes. Using your dice and the cards in your deck, it’s up to you to outmaneuver your opponent, enhance your deck with new dice and cards, and be the last player with characters left standing.

New players welcome!
This is a casual event for players to play and learn more about the game. Players of all experience levels are welcome.

One Drink/Appetizer Minimum
We’re proud to host public gaming events in our pub, and to offer free admission to those events. Please help us continue to run these events with a minimum order of one drink or appetizer.
Event minimum orders are subject to an 18% gratuity.