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Oct
19
Sat
Octo-Con 2019 @ Greenfield
Oct 19 all-day

Join us for an epic in-store convention this Fall!

Octo-Con is a full day of free gaming, featuring octagonal gaming challenges, door prizes, special events, and more.

Host a Game—Get MVP Points!
The people that consistently make our in-store conventions so amazing are our event hosts from our incredible local community. Join the team for Octo-Con 2019, choose the games you love most, and spread that love to your fellow gamers.

Let us know what you’d like to host!

The Octagonal Challenge!
When you arrive, stop at the front counter for your free Octo-Con ticket and CHALLENGE CARD.

This card will present you with a series of challenges: “Play a game with someone you met today,” “Play a game with 8+ players,” et cetera. For each challenge you complete, you’ll have the chance to select a promo item from our stash.

Plus—complete 8 of the challenges and you’ll receive 800 MVP points!

Oct
20
Sun
Private Event: RPG Table
Oct 20 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

We’re happy to set aside space for your upcoming birthday party, private game night or special get-together!

Reserve space for your own private event here, available at all Board Game Barrister locations and Oak & Shield Pub.

Private In-Store Events

Private In-Store Birthdays

Oak & Shield Pub Reservations and Parties

Private Event: Birthday Party @ Greenfield
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm

We’re happy to set aside space for your upcoming birthday party, private game night or special get-together!

Reserve space for your own private event here, available at all Board Game Barrister locations and Oak & Shield Pub.

Private In-Store Events

Private In-Store Birthdays

Oak & Shield Pub Reservations and Parties

Private Event: RPG Table
Oct 20 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

We’re happy to set aside space for your upcoming birthday party, private game night or special get-together!

Reserve space for your own private event here, available at all Board Game Barrister locations and Oak & Shield Pub.

Private In-Store Events

Private In-Store Birthdays

Oak & Shield Pub Reservations and Parties

Oct
27
Sun
Brawl Weekend—Throne of Eldraine @ North Shore & Greenfield
Oct 27 @ 11:30 am

Join us for a day of epic new decks at Brawl Weekend!

Living in the space between Commander and Standard, the Brawl format invites you to build a singleton (one of each card) deck around a legendary creature or planeswalker of your choice.

Find out more about the Brawl Format below.

Registration: 11:30pm
Start Time: Noon
Two casual rounds of Brawl gameplay.

Eldraine Promo Pack Prizes:

  • All participants will receive a Throne of Eldraine Promo Pack.
  • And the winner of each Brawl Pod will receive an additional Eldraine Promo Pack!

Want to try for another pack? Jump into a second game for another chance!

Can’t make it to Mayfair on Saturday?
Join us on Saturday, October 26 for Brawl Weekend at Mayfair!

 

Brawl—the Short Version:

  • 60-card decks
  • All cards must be Standard-legal
  • No more than 1 of a given card (except basic land)
  • 1 “commander”—a legendary creature or planeswalker that begins in the command zone and returns to it any time it leaves the battlefield
  • Any mana symbol that appears on a given card must also appear on your commander
  • Players start with 30 life
  • Best played in groups of 3–5 players

See the full rules and deckbuilding guidelines for Brawl.

Nov
4
Mon
Private Event: RPG Table
Nov 4 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

We’re happy to set aside space for your upcoming birthday party, private game night or special get-together!

Reserve space for your own private event here, available at all Board Game Barrister locations and Oak & Shield Pub.

Private In-Store Events

Private In-Store Birthdays

Oak & Shield Pub Reservations and Parties

Nov
9
Sat
Paint-n-Take: Beholders! @ Greenfield
Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm

Beauty is in the eye of the… well, you know.

Join us for this Paint-n-Take event, where you’ll get a ready-to-paint Beholder miniature and spend a couple hours making it look great—then take it home!

All Supplies and Miniatures Provided!
You’ll have access to our in-store painting supplies: paints, brushes, palettes, and more! You are also welcome to bring any supplies from home that you wish, but it is not required.

Nov
17
Sun
Private Event: RPG Table
Nov 17 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

We’re happy to set aside space for your upcoming birthday party, private game night or special get-together!

Reserve space for your own private event here, available at all Board Game Barrister locations and Oak & Shield Pub.

Private In-Store Events

Private In-Store Birthdays

Oak & Shield Pub Reservations and Parties

Nov
18
Mon
Private Event: RPG Table
Nov 18 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm

We’re happy to set aside space for your upcoming birthday party, private game night or special get-together!

Reserve space for your own private event here, available at all Board Game Barrister locations and Oak & Shield Pub.

Private In-Store Events

Private In-Store Birthdays

Oak & Shield Pub Reservations and Parties

Private Event: RPG Table
Nov 18 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm

We’re happy to set aside space for your upcoming birthday party, private game night or special get-together!

Reserve space for your own private event here, available at all Board Game Barrister locations and Oak & Shield Pub.

Private In-Store Events

Private In-Store Birthdays

Oak & Shield Pub Reservations and Parties