Warhammer 40k Doubles Tournament – 2,000 points

Full tournament rules pack will be available soon!

10:00 Registration
10:30 Round 1 begins
13:00 Round 1 ends
Lunch break
14:00 Round 2 begins
16:30 Round 2 ends
16:45 Round 3 begins
19:15 Round 3 ends
19:30 Prizes and closing

Advanced tickets are £20 per team (£30 on the day). Just send us a message to let us know you are attending to pay the Advance price on the day as our website is currently offline.
Alternativley you can pay via Paypal to cw987uk@yahoo.co.uk.

MTG Core 2020 Draft Weekend [Release Weekend]

Core set 2020 is released!

Not only do you get to draft this awesome new set for the first time, but there’s a cool foil promo if you do (while stocks last. 1 per customer).

We have space for two drafts on Saturday and two on Sunday. Please let us know if you are attending!

Midday and 4pm.
£14 entry.
3 boosters.
3 rounds.
Additional boosters added to prizes.
Other drafts on demand.
Promos & prizes given on completion of draft rounds.

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Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Warhammer Underworlds Tournament

Welcome to our New Shadespire event!
£10 entry if booked in advance, £15 on the day.
Prize support will be from the current OP kit.

The event will be using the Matched play rules as found in the WU: Underworlds Rulebook.

Best of three matches.You’ll declare your Warband and Deck at Registration (and use the same all day) rather than choose at the start of each game.

The event will consist of 3 or more rounds depending on the number of players. (1-8 = 3 rounds, 9-16 = 4 rounds, etc.)

Round 1 starts at 12 noon.

Timings:

Each round will last 90 minutes. The first round draw will be a random draw but 2nd and subsequent rounds will be done by swiss. There will be a short 5-10 minute break between the games. If time is called in the round and you are still playing complete the game round you are on (activation and end phase) and proceed to the Victory phase (skipping any further rounds if you haven’t started them).

What do you need to bring:

– a WU Warband (models & matching fighter cards)
– at least 1 WU board
– a set of dice, objectives 1-5 and set of tokens you’ll need to play a game of WU with
– a minimum 20 card power deck
– a 12 card objective deck

Standard Deck construction rules apply as found in the rulebook and any Errata’s and FAQ’s including any banned and restricted cards.

At the end of the game work out who has won using standard Victory conditions after the End Phase of Round 3 (see the Rulebook for more info). Play a best of 3.

The player who wins the game receives 3 Tournament Points (TPs), a player who loses will receive 0 TPs. In the event of a tie then each player will receive 1 TP.

At the end of the event the player with the most Tournament Points wins! With total Glory scored used as a tie-break.

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Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Star Wars Legion Tournament

Take the fight to the enemy in Alpha games latest Star Wars Legion Tournament!

We have a great community of Legion players, so if you are a grizzled veteran of many battles or a raw recruit looking to enter the fray this is a great chance to meet some like-minded people and get a great day of gaming in!

3 rounds.
Swiss format.
800 points.
£10 Entry cost if booked in advance, £15 on the day.
Prize support from a OP Kit from FFG
All levels of players welcome.
Drinks and snacks available on site.
Ample parking.

11:00 Registration
11:30 Round 1 begins
14:00 Round 1 ends
14:15 Round 2 begins
16:45 Round 2 ends
17:00 Round 3 begins
19:30 Round 3 ends
19:55 Prizes and closing

Star Wars Legion10.00 GBPStar Wars Legion ticket
Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Star Wars Legion Tournament

Take the fight to the enemy in Alpha games latest Star Wars Legion Tournament!

We have a great community of Legion players, so if you are a grizzled veteran of many battles or a raw recruit looking to enter the fray this is a great chance to meet some like-minded people and get a great day of gaming in!

3 rounds.
Swiss format.
800 points.
£10 Entry cost if booked in advance, £15 on the day.
Prize support from a OP Kit from FFG
All levels of players welcome.
Drinks and snacks available on site.
Ample parking.

11:00 Registration
11:30 Round 1 begins
14:00 Round 1 ends
14:15 Round 2 begins
16:45 Round 2 ends
17:00 Round 3 begins
19:30 Round 3 ends
19:55 Prizes and closing

MTG Core Set 2020 Pre-release Weekend!

This is your first chance to crack open Core 2020 boosters, before the set is released! We will be hosting a series of casual events for players to try out the new cards together and have fun exploring the latest set.

Attendees can also reserve a box of boosters and collect it on this weekend too (expected to be £89.99 a box – TBC)!

At each event you will receive an exclusive prerelease pack, only available on such weekends. Each pack includes 6 boosters. 1 foil stamped premium card (only for those who attend prerelease events), 1 insert, and 1 Spindown life counter.

Alongside that, we’ll have prizes and promos to give away too!

Places are limited for these events so let me know as early as possible if you wish to attend to avoid disappointment!

There will be events over 3 days for this pre-release!
1 Friday, 2 Saturday and 2 Sunday!

Fri 7pm
Sat 11am
Sat 3pm
Sun 11am
Sun 3pm

The cost is £25 per pre-release. Do 2 on Saturday or Sunday for £48. Do 3 for £69. Go nuts and do all 5 across the weekend for £100!

Approximate Schedules.
Pre-release 1 (Friday)
19:00 – 19:40 Deckbuilding
19:40 – 20:25 Round 1
20:30 – 21:15 Round 2
21:20 – 22:05 Round 3

Pre-release 1 (Saturday and Sunday)
11:15 – 11:55 Deckbuilding
12:00 – 12:45 Round 1
12:50 – 13:35 Round 2
13:40 – 14:25 Round 3

Pre-release 2 (Saturday and Sunday)
15:00 – 15:40 Deckbuilding
15:40 – 16:25 Round 1
16:30 – 17:15 Round 2
17:20 – 18:05 Round 3

MTG Commander 2019/20 Spring Season

The NEW Commander League is here!
4 Seasons, 10 weeks each, 4 winners and only 1 Champion!
There will be 2 games per week for a total of 20 games per season.
Who will win the Alpha Games Spring Season playmat? (Artwork to be comfirmed)

An 10-week long commander league, which will tally up points from week to week using the Prof’s EDH league achievement point system (http://www.mediafire.com/file/3xl9pji6kuv70yh/EDH_League.pdf).

There following changes will also apply:
1 – Green cards:10 are drawn out at random for each game. The green card ‘Figurehead’ is removed.
2 – Black cards: these can be requested at the start of each game by any player. A black card will be assigned at random in such instances.
3 – Red cards: ‘Infinite Combo’ is altered to read: “If any player demonstrates that a series (more than 1 different trigger, activation or spell) can be put on the stack an unlimited number of times, the player utilising this series loses 1 point for each iteration after the 4th.”
4 – Blue cards: points gained from blue cards are capped at 2 points per game.
5 – 3 points are awarded to the winner of each pod.
6 – Games are to last 90 minutes. Game one will start at 7pm prompt. Late entrants will form a separate pod but will have less time to complete their games.
7 – Each player’s final league score will be based on their best 10 game scores.
8 – *NEW* There is 1 Bonus Point in Game 2 you use a different deck from your Game 1 deck.
9 – Pods will be created at random for game 1, then players will be paired against those with similar results from their 1st game (pod winners play one another, etc.)

At the end of the 10 weeks, your points total of your best 10 games will determine your final placing in the league.

The winner will also receive the Alpha Games Spring Season playmat! They will also play in the ‘Champions Pod’ where the winners of each season will battle it out for the title of the ‘Alpha Commander’.

Each week, entry is the cost of just £5. For each player we will add 1 booster to the prize pool. The prize pool is then split at the end of the league.

We will also add various promos to the pool. Everyone will get a prize at the end, but the higher you place the more bounty you shall receive! There won’t be a promo for every week now, but there’s still plenty of shiny goodness to be won!

MTG Commander 2019/20 Spring Season5.00 GBPMTG Commander Spring weekly ticket
Your eTicket will be emailed after payment to your PayPal email address.

Magic The Gathering Open House!

Come and learn Magic the Gathering at our Open House day!

Free foil promos and welcome decks (while stocks last) to those participating and welcoming new players to our wonderful community of players.

This event is for people who have never played Magic before, need a Magic refresher, or want to introduce a friend to the game! Show up, get a Welcome Deck for free, and play Magic against other newer players.

Existing players are more than welcome, of course, and we will would love it if you brought a friend along to teach them the game! We will use welcome decks and foil promo cards to reward players and those who bring new players to the store to teach.

This is a casual event and will run throughout Sunday afternoon from 1-8pm. Just turn up and play!

  • Unit 7 Shepards Grove (West)

  • Stanton

  • Bury St Edmunds

  • IP31 2AR

  • 01359 250707

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