Standard Showdown goes Pack-per-Win at Bayshore

May 25, 2018

Bayshore’s Showdown just added some extra throw-down!

Every Saturday at Noon, players play Standard format Magic and win special 4-card Showdown Boosters in the Standard Showdown.

And now at our Bayshore location, there are booster packs on the line as

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Deadlands

May 10, 2018

Howdy stranger, first time in Sacremento? What’s that, trouble on your way in? Oh, some gremlins caused some mischief and the train bringing you in broke down….Welcome the Weird West my friend, get back to me when a Wendigo is …

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Torg Eternity

April 25, 2018

It was over twenty five years ago when Torg came crashing into my life. It was when role playing games were at their peak, for me personally. I played in five or more games every week and Torg quickly found …

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International Tabletop Day, April 28, Free Gaming and Events All Saturday

March 20, 2018

The Schedule of Events for Tabletop Day is now live! Visit the events lists now!

Friends, Gamers, Champions—Lend me your dice!

International Tabletop Day draws near! On April 28, gamers across the globe will come together as a community to …

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Summer Camps for Gamers Announced for 2018

February 6, 2018

I’m excited to announce our lineup of 2018 Summer Camps!

This June and July, my fellow Barristers and I will host a variety of one-week-long camps for gamers who want to become, well, bigger gamers! We’re excited to bring our …

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

December 1, 2017

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’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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MVP EXTRA: Advanced Screening of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

November 3, 2017

Board Game Barrister® is proud to co-host an UltraScreen ADVANCED SCREENING of Star Wars: The Last Jedi alongside 42 Lounge!

The screening will take place on December 14 at Marcus North Shore Cinema. Festivities begin at 5:00PM. Screening at 7:00PM.…

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