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2016 A Game of Thrones Regional Championship

by March 31, 2016

2016 A Game of Thrones Regional Championship

A Game of Thrones LCG

Regional Championships

WHEN

July 23, 2016

WHERE

A Muse N Games
1839 1/2 Portage Ave
Winnipeg Manitoba 
R3J 0G7 

REGISTRATION

Players can register in store, or here online.
$20

The event is  capped at 50 players.

PRIZING

A Game of Thrones Regional Championship Prizing

  • First Place: Regional Champion trophy, a card granting a first-round bye at a country’s National Championship, and a seat in the World Championship in November.
  • Top Four:  A wooden Stark house card
  • Top Eight:  Regional playmat featuring Ned Stark relaxing in Winterfell’s godswood
  • Top Sixteen:  Pack of acrylic Stark power tokens
  • Top Sixty-Four: One alternate art card Varys.

ACCOMmODATIONS

Viscount Gort Hotel Banquet & Conference CenterA Muse N Games has partnered with the Viscount Gort Hotel as a sponsor of the 2016 Regional Championships. Not only will we be hosting the X-Wing regional championship in the Viscount Gort, but players attending any of our regionals are being offered a special room rate of $105* a night. (Regular rate $140)

To book your room call 204-775-0451 or toll free 1-800-665-1122

*per room, per night, single or double occupancy and based on availability at time of reservation. A charge of $10.00 per additional adult will be added to the above rate, up to a maximum of four adults per room. Subject to the following taxes which may change without notice: 8% provincial sales tax, 5% goods and services tax and 5% accommodation tax and a 15% gratuity where applicable.

ITINERARY

11:00 On-Site registration / check-in begins.
11:45 Player meeting
11:50 First round pairings announced
12:00 First round begins.
13:00 Second round begins.

Rounds are 55 minutes each, there will be a 5 minute window after each round while the next round is prepared.

At the moment we are not planning for a dinner or lunch break for this regional.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q: I’m a store champion with a bye. Do I have to register?
A: Yes, pre-registration is encouraged to ensure that you have a seat in the event.

Q: I’m a store champion with a bye, when do I need to arrive, do I need to be present for the first round? 
A: If you have registered and submitted your deck list to us via email / in person at the store the by 22:00 Friday July 22nd, we ask that you check-in on site by 12:40pm

 

Calendar of Events April 2016

by March 10, 2016

April Calendar of Events
April is full of lots of new product and events – including International Table top and Shadows over Innistrad prerelease, release and game day read on for more details on what we are doing in the store this month.
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THE MANA DORK—Mantis Riders on the Storm

by March 2, 2016

The Mana Dork

Today, I’m going to talk about an amazingly foolish decision.

Fool's Demise

Not too long ago, we had Oath of the Gatewatch Game Day at A Muse N Games. A pair of Standard tournaments, celebrating the release of the new set and all the sweet new Eldrazi Reflector Mages Reflector Mages naming Eldrazi Reflector Mages naming everything you ever loved cards in OGW, and how they mix with the rest of the current Standard environment. Continue reading

Sub-Standard: Burn Beneath My Genius By James Edwards

by February 26, 2016

Substandard Logo
Are you the type of player who likes to show off not only your own skill at Magic, but the immense prowess of your creatures? Well, here’s a budget deck for you: Burn Beneath My Genius.
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We are hiring!

by September 24, 2015

Job Posting:

A Muse N Games is currently looking to hire an enthusiastic individual for a casual evenings and weekends position. The primary hours will be Friday evenings and Saturday afternoons. Additional hours for conventions and special events may be requested but availability for Friday and Saturday is a necessity.

Retail experience and knowledge of board games and Magic the Gathering are assets but not required for the right applicant.

Job Description:

Provide Customer service in a friendly and fast paced environment
Recommend games and appropriate supplies
Ring through transactions using POS and debit machine
Run Tournaments
Cleaning

Required Skills:
Friendly and Outgoing
Cash handling
Basic Computer skills (typing, web searches, Point of Sale computer)

Please Submit resumes to info(at)amusengames.ca by Thursday October 8th by midnight. Please use the subject line “Why I am Awesome” when submitting your resume.

Final Week: 20% – 30% Off Sale

by September 24, 2015

20% off Sale There are a wealth of great new games coming out this fall.

We’re blowing out existing inventory to make room, once the sale items are  gone, they’re gone.

We originally announced this sale through our Facebook page September 10th.

The response has been so fantastic that we added our previously played section at 30% off.  We’re running out of sale items, so we’re announcing that the 20% / 30% off sale will be running through this Sunday September 27.