M15 Game Day AUG 9-10

What day: Standard Constructed AUG 9 Standard Constructed AUG 10
When does signup for Game Day start: 1:00pm noon
When does the Game Day event start: 2:00pm 1:00pm
How much to enter the Game Day event: $5 $5
What do I get at Game Day: see below see below

What Happens There?
Game Days are Standard format tournaments. Additionally, throughout the weekend, we are going to be holding a Draft 'Til You Drop event with Conspiracy booster packs!

Draft 'Til You Drop

  • Entry fee is $12 each
  • You get 3 Conspiracy booster packs to draft in an 8-person draft pod
  • There will be 3 rounds, single elimination
  • First place winner gets a free entry into the next 8-person pod
  • As soon as there are 8 players, we will start the next flight
  • Final flight of the day starts at 7pm on AUG 9 and 4pm on AUG 10

What Do I Get?
All participants receive an exclusive Reclamation Sage full-art promo card (while supplies last). The Top 8 players each receive an exclusive Chief Engineer full-art foil promo card. The cards are awarded to the Top 8 players even if the tournament cuts only to the Top 4. In addition, the winner of M15 Game Day will receive an EXCLUSIVE PLAYMAT!

What Does a "Standard Deck" Mean?
The Standard format uses only the newest sets the game has to offer. The current block, the block that was released the previous fall, and the most recent core set or sets are all legal to play in a Standard deck. For a short time, M14 will still be legal until the next set comes out this autumn.

The following sets are Standard legal: M14, Dragon's Maze, Gatecrash, Return to Ravnica, Theros, Born of the Gods, Journey into Nyx, and M15.

For more information on Standard, click here. ...read more about M15 Game Day AUG 9-10

Android Netrunner Store Championship AUG 2

What Is a Store Championship?

Store Championships are a new premier tier of Android: Netrunner Organized Play below our Regional Championship tournaments, and bigger than the standard tournaments supported by our 2014 tournament kits.

Our Android: Netrunner Store Championship kits for 2014 feature the following exclusive prizes:

  • Champion: Store Championship plaque, and a custom deck box
  • Runner-Up: Custom deck box
  • Top 4: Four exclusive Android: Netrunner “Top 4” playmats
  • Participation: Thirty-two full-bleed alternate art versions of Kati Jones.

When Is This Event Happening?

On August 2, 2014, our doors will open at noon to start accepting registrations. This event will start at 12:30pm in the afternoon. Depending on the number of players, we expect 4-5 rounds of game play.

What Is Required for Entry?

In addition to $10 entry fee, each player must follow the rules laid out in the Android-Netrunner Tournament Rules for a Competitive level event.

What Can I Win at the Store Championship?

In addition to the prizes above, every additional player beyond the first 12 (that means player 13 onwards) will increase the prize pool by $10 store credit. We will determine the prize pool split on the day of the event based on the number of players and prize pool size.

What Should I Do Now?

Pre-register in person or over the phone now! Let your friends know you are going to be busy for the event. Provide us with the following information when you pre-register:

  • Name
  • Contact Information
  • Corporation ID
  • Runner ID
  • Don't forget to bring a copy of your decklists (physical copy) to the tournament to be submitted with your name on top

Magic 2015 Worldwide Pre-release Party JULY 12-13


Go to the Magic 2015 Core Set Prerelease and experience the newest Magic: The Gathering set a week before it goes on sale!

You will also receive an exclusive promo card that comes with your Sealed Deck, which varies depending on which colour you choose.

What Happens There?

When you show up at a Prerelease, you will be given the opportunity to play with the newest cards in the following formats:

Sealed Deck: Each player receives six Magic 2015 Core Set booster packs to use for building a deck. All the sealed deck events are for limited to 3 rounds only.

What Else Can I Do?

Open Dueling: Open Dueling players each receive:

  • One Magic 2015 Core Set Intro Pack
  • One promo card (shown in the box's window)
  • Open Dueling players use their Intro Pack to play against each other as well as Prerelease tournament players who are between matches. All players should be encouraged to help teach Open Dueling participants how to play Magic.
  JULY 12 00:01hr
Midnight Party
JULY 12 Afternoon
Party
JULY 13 Afternoon Party
Registration Time: Friday 11:00pm Saturday 1:00pm Sunday 1:00pm
Starting Time: Friday Midnight Saturday 2:00pm Sunday 2:00pm
Entry Fee: $30 $30 $30
Prizes: Event is limited to 3 rounds
  • 3-0: 10 booster packs
  • 2-1: - 5 booster packs
  • 1-2: 1 booster pack
Event is limited to 3 rounds
  • 3-0: 10 booster packs
  • 2-1: - 5 booster packs
  • 1-2: 1 booster pack
Event is limited to 3 rounds
  • 3-0: 10 booster packs
  • 2-1: - 5 booster packs
  • 1-2: 1 booster pack

DON'T BE CONFUSED! We will still be holding Friday Night Magic Standard on JULY 11 (Friday). Registration for the midnight pre-release event starts on the same Friday at 11pm. Midnight pre-release event will start 1 hour after, when the clock strikes midnight! ...read more about Magic 2015 Worldwide Pre-release Party JULY 12-13

Happy Canada Day 2014

Happy Canada Day 2014! We are closed on July 1, 2014. ...read more about Happy Canada Day 2014

Journey into Nyx GAME DAY Events MAY 24 - 25

What day: Standard Constructed MAY 24 Standard Constructed MAY 25
When does signup for Game Day start: 1:00pm noon
When does the Game Day event start: 2:00pm 1:00pm
How much to enter the Game Day event: $5 $5
What do I get at Game Day: see below see below

What Happens There?
Game Days are Standard format tournaments. Additionally, throughout the weekend, we are going to be holding a Draft 'Til You Drop event!

Draft 'Til You Drop

  • Entry fee is $10 each
  • You get 3 booster packs to draft in an 8-person draft pod
  • There will be 3 rounds, single elimination
  • First place winner gets a free entry into the next 8-person pod
  • As soon as there are 8 players, we will start the next flight
  • Final flight of the day starts at 7pm on MAY 24 and 4pm on MAY 25

What Do I Get?
All participants receive an exclusive Squelching Leeches full-art promo card (while supplies last). The Top 8 players each receive an exclusive Dictate of Kruphix full-art foil promo card. The cards are awarded to the Top 8 players even if the tournament cuts only to the Top 4. In addition, the winner of Journey into Nyx Game Day will receive an EXCLUSIVE PLAYMAT!

What Does a "Standard Deck" Mean?
The Standard format uses only the newest sets the game has to offer. The current block, the block that was released the previous fall, and the most recent core set or sets are all legal to play in a Standard deck.

The following sets are Standard legal: M14, Dragon's Maze, Gatecrash, Return to Ravnica, Theros, Born of the Gods, and Journey into Nyx.

For more information on Standard, click here. ...read more about Journey into Nyx GAME DAY Events MAY 24 - 25

Warmachine/Hordes League: SCARS of CAEN Halfaug

Scars of Caen is Privateer Press’ 2014 league, consisting of four seasons with each season spanning four weeks. Scars of Caen provides a casual format in which players battle against each other while also fighting to claim victory for their chosen global team. This league will provide weeks of entertainment for novice and veteran players as well as hobbyists as they play games, paint models, and interact with the unique maps and displays of Scars of Caen.

Friendly Troll's Scars of Caen: Halfaug Summer League starts on MAY 23 and ends on JUNE 21.

Pre-register today Friendly Troll !

Registration:
At the start of each season, players inform the EO whether they will be a Purist or an Opportunist. This decision will affect how their season models function, what Rituals they can complete, and what victory conditions they must meet when playing league scenarios.

Players on the same team can play against each other as well as against players on the opposing team. Players can change which team they belong to each season, but once they decide they are locked into that team for the entire season. A player’s faction has no bearing on which team he belongs to, and players can play different factions throughout each season.

Entry fee: $5 + any WM/H purchase

Awards: Each participant adds $10 store credit to the pot. Purist Champion Medal + Half the pot in store credit The Purist Champion medal goes to the Purist player with the most points on the league scoreboard. Opportunist Champion Medal + Half the pot in store credit The Opportunist Champion medal goes to the Opportunist player with the most points on the league scoreboard. Participation Patches All players participating in a Scars of Caen league season receive a participation patch.

For more information on the league, visit http://files.privateerpress.com/op/scarsofCaen/core_rules.pdf ...read more about Warmachine/Hordes League: SCARS of CAEN Halfaug

Journey into Nyx Launch Party Weekend MAY 2-4


Journey into Nyx Launch Party
Come to our Journey into Nyx Launch Party and experience the newest Magic: The Gathering set the day it goes on sale!

On that day, cards from this set becomes legal for sanctioned constructed play.

What Happens There?
Standard Constructed: Swiss, rounds based on number of players, Top 4 or X-1 (whichever is more winners) splits the prize pot.

Draft 'Til You Drop: Single Elimination, THS-BNG-JOU Booster Packs, keep what you draft, winner gets free entry into next flight.

Booster Draft: 8 players pod, 3 rounds swiss, 1st wins $20 store credit, 2nd wins $10 store credit, 3rd & 4th wins $5 store credit each.

MAY 2 FRI MAY 3 SAT MAY 4 SUN
Starting Time: 7:00pm for both events 1:00pm (final flight starts 7pm) 12 noon (final flight starts 4pm)
Format (Entry Fee): Standard ($6)
Draft ($15)
Draft 'Til You Drop ($10) Draft 'Til You Drop ($10)
Prizes: Standard: Top 4 or X-1 splits the pot
Draft: $20/$10/$5/$5 per 8 person flight
Free entry into the next flight Free entry into the next flight

Note: Pre-registration NOT required! ...read more about Journey into Nyx Launch Party Weekend MAY 2-4

WARMACHINE Vengeance Book Event MAY 17

The Friendly Troll will be unleashing Vengeance Saturday, May 17th 2014 at 10:30 AM!!
Come out and play in the Vengeance book release event hosted downstairs at the Friendly Troll from 10:30 AM to 6PM in a casual, free-play environment.

The Vengeance release rules can be found here: WARMACHINE: Vengeance Release Event Rules ...read more about WARMACHINE Vengeance Book Event MAY 17

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Easter Holiday Hours

Friendly Troll Easter Holiday Hours
Friday, April 18: 1pm-11pm
Saturday, April 19: 1pm-9pm
Sunday, April 20: 12pm-6pm
Monday, April 21: 1pm-9pm

Happy Easter! ...read more about Easter Holiday Hours

Journey into Nyx Worldwide Prerelease Party APR 26-27


Come to our Journey into Nyx Prerelease and experience the newest Magic: The Gathering set a week before it goes on sale!

The Journey into Nyx Prerelease presents players with a special opportunity to open a Prerelease Pack and continue their journey down the Hero's Path. There are five Prerelease Packs to choose from; each color has a Heroic Path: White — Forged in Glory, Blue — Forged in Intellect, Black — Forged in Tyranny, Red — Forged in War, and Green — Forged in Pursuit.

The Journey into Nyx Prerelease will also be players' next opportunity to forge a Hero Card, which they can use to Defeat a God at Journey Into Nyx Game Day. To learn more about the Hero's Path, go to MTGHerosPath.com.

What Happens There?

When you show up, you will be given the opportunity to play with the newest cards in the following formats:

  • Seeded Deck— Each player receives one Journey into Nyx Prerelease Pack to use for building a deck.
  • Two-Headed Giant Sealed — Each team of two players receives two Journey into Nyx Prerelease Packs to use for building their decks. (One Prerelease Pack per player; players do not need to choose the same color.)

What Do I Get?

Each Prerelease Pack contains items designed specifically for the chosen Heroic Path.

  • 2 Journey into Nyx booster packs
  • 1 Born of the Gods packs
  • 2 Theros booster packs
  • 1 seeded booster pack
  • 1 promo card
  • 1 Forge a Godslayer activity card
  • 1 Spindown™ life counter
  • 1 Hero's Path Welcome Letter
  • 1 Hero Card

For this event, players may use the promo card included with the Prerelease Pack in their tournament deck.

Prizes will be awarded based on your win/loss ratio after 3 rounds.

What Else Can I Do?

In addition to the main Prerelease Tournament event, some locations may offer open dueling.

Open Dueling— Open Dueling players each receive:

  • 1 Journey into Nyx Intro Pack

Open Dueling players use their Intro Pack to play against each other, as well as Prerelease tournament players who are between matches. All players should be encouraged to help teach Open Dueling participants how to play Magic.

  APR 26 00:01hr
Midnight Party
APR 26 Afternoon
Party
APR 27 Afternoon Party
Registration Time: Friday 11:00pm Saturday 1:00pm Sunday 12:00pm
Starting Time: Friday Midnight Saturday 2:00pm Sunday 1:00pm
Entry Fee: $30 $30 $30
Prizes: Seeded deck event is limited to 3 rounds
  • 3-0: 10 booster packs
  • 2-1: 5 booster packs
  • 1-2: 1 booster pack
Seeded deck event is limited to 3 rounds
  • 3-0: 10 booster packs
  • 2-1: 5 booster packs
  • 1-2: 1 booster pack
Seeded deck event is limited to 3 rounds
  • 3-0: 10 booster packs
  • 2-1: 5 booster packs
  • 1-2: 1 booster pack

DON'T BE CONFUSED!

We will still be holding our regular Friday Night Magic events on APR 25 (Friday). Registration for the midnight pre-release event starts on the same Friday at 11pm. Midnight pre-release event will start 1 hour after, when the clock strikes midnight! ...read more about Journey into Nyx Worldwide Prerelease Party APR 26-27

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