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Magic: the Gathering's Khans of Tarkir Prerelease

posted on 09/18/14

Players must choose one of the five warrior clans and join in battle to claim dominance over Tarkir.

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Event Schedule:

Saturday, September 20th

Midnight - $25 Sealed • 4 rounds Payout based on record (4-0 = 9 packs • 3-1 = 4 packs • 2-2 = 1 packs)

11am - $25 Sealed • 4 rounds Skins Payout (1 pack per round win)

4pm - $25 Sealed • cut to top 8 Draft Payout (top 8 positions draft for remaining prizes)

11pm - $25 Sealed • 4 rounds Skins Payout (1 pack per round win)

Sunday, September 21st

11am - $20 Sealed • 2 rounds Skins Payout (I pack per round win)

2pm - $16 2-Headed Giant Sealed • Payout based on record (at least 2 packs added to the prize pool per entry)

 

Not sure how you feel about Khans yet? Here's a great article that gives some insights on what to expect. Note that the author is recounting an exclusive online event and not a tabletop Prerelease event.

http://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/li/prerelease-prep-khans-tarkir-2014-09-17


Pokemon League Challenges - Back-to-Back

posted on 08/19/14

We'll be holding Pokemon League Challenges the next two Sundays (8/24 & 8/31).Registration will begin at noon and the tournaments will begin at 1pm. The League Challenge is open to all Pokemon TCG players with a legal deck. Entry is free and promos will go to top players.

Deck lists are required so come early to register. This is a great entry-level premiere event for newer players. Please call us or send an email to landon@criticalhitgames.net if you have any questions.


Pokemon XY - Furious Fists Release

posted on 08/12/14

Furious Fists arrives tomorrow! To celebrate this new Pokemon set, we'll be holding our traditional sealed tournament Sunday, 8/17 at 1pm.

For the sealed tournament, players receive 6 packs of Furious Fists to build their decks with. All players will receive 2 additional packs at the end of the tournament for participating.

Entry: $25

Format: Sealed

Prize Payout: 2 packs to all participant.


Magic 2015 Prerelease

posted on 07/07/14

All events are Sealed. Players receive a box containing 5 M15 booster packs + 1 seeded promotional pack of the color they choose. They open the packs and have 1 hour to build a 40 card deck. They then compete using that deck in a swiss style tournament to earn fun prizes.

midnight $25 - 4 rounds - payout based on record
11 am $25 - 4 rounds - skins payout
4pm $25 - Full Rounds + Top 8 Draft - Payout to top 8
11pm $25 - 4 rounds - skins payout
11am Sunday $25 - 2 rounds - 1 pack + skins payout
2pm Sunday $16 - 2HG - payout based on record

skins: 1 pack for every round won
2HG: 2 headed giant- a team format where players share life total and turn sequence. Players each have 3 packs of M15 + the seeded pack. They can combine their pool of cards and build their decks using cards from any of the 8 packs between them.

register online @

http://www.criticalhitgames.net/catalog/events-magic/394


Journey into Nyx PreRelease

posted on 04/17/14

Saturday

Midnight $25 Sealed - 4 rounds -prizes by record
11am $25 Sealed - 4 rounds- prizes = 1 pack per round win
4pm $25 Sealed - Cut to top 8 Draft - Prizes to top 8 based on participation
11pm $25 Sealed - 4 rounds - prizes = 1 pack per round win

Sunday

11 am $25 Sealed - 2 rounds - 1 participation pack for all players and an additional pack per round win.
2 pm $16 2-Headed Giant Sealed - Full rounds Payout based on record

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 Prelease 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.




International TableTop Day - Full Schedule

posted on 04/01/14

The full schedule of currently planned games is available for download here. Check it out and start planning for the games you want to get in on!


Critical Hit Games and Gamicon Celebrate International TableTop Day

posted on 03/26/14

 

TableTop Day

On Saturday, April 5th we're proud to be working with the Gamicon Game Convention to host a second annual International TableTop Day event!

International TableTop Day is a celebration for all fans of tabletop gaming; a single day where the whole world is brought together for a common purpose of spending time together and having fun.

We are offering a full day of scheduled and pickup games. We encourage you to join us to learn and play more games! This event is free and open to the public. The event will start at 10am and last until at least 10pm.

In addition to scheduled gaming, we'll also have TableTop Day promos for attendees and will be offering special in-store deals for those wanting to pick up something new to play.

We're still finalizing the gaming schedule. Below is a tentative list of scheduled games. No expereience is required to play. All games will be taught to new players.

  • Forbidden Desert
  • Boss Monster
  • NetRunner
  • Are you a Werewolf?
  • King of Tokyo
  • Cults Across America
  • Cutthroat Caverns
  • Volt: Battle Arena
  • Terra Mystica
  • Dominion Tournament
  • Lords of Waterdeep
  • Power Grid
  • Dragon Age RPG (All day with drop-in and drop-out play. No experience necessary!)
  • HeroClix
  • X-Wing Miniatures
  • 7 Wonders
  • Dungeon Lords
  • What the Food!
  • Robinson Crusoe
  • Ticket to Ride Tournament
  • Ogre
  • Munchkin

For more information on this international event, check out www.tabletopday.com. For more information on the local Gamicon Gaming Convention, visit www.gamicon.org.


March Events --- It's been 3 years already

posted on 02/10/14

March 1 = Magic The Gathering Legacy Toyrnament $15.00

March 2 = Magic The Gathering - Born of the Gods Game Day - Standard Constructed tournament

March 8 = Star Wars Living Card Game Store Champs $15.00

March 8 = WarMachine and Hordes - Breast Cancer Brawl Tournament

March 9 = A Game of Thrones Living Card Game Store Champs $15.00

March 15 = X-Wing Tournament $15.00

March 15 = Pathfinder Society RPG Game Day

March 16 = Netrunner Living Card Game Store Champs $15.00

March 22 = Magic The Gathering FREE Born Booster Box Tournament

March 29 = Magic The Gathering Modern Toyrnament $15.00

More to come


Born of the Gods Pre-Release Events

posted on 01/19/14

 Born of the Gods Pre-Release events begin Saturday, February 1st at Midnight (right after Friday Night Magic) and continue all weekend. If you haven't Pre-Registered visit http://www.criticalhitgames.net/catalog/events-magic/394 or stop in the store. Event details are listed below.

Please note that we will not be doing our usual Iron Man challenge. Instead, look for an alternate, mystery event in March.

We're also accepting pre-orders for boxes and fat packs. Pre-ordered boxes are $95 and pre-ordered fat packs are $35.

 

February 1 - Midnight (After FNM) - $25
Rounds: 4
Payout: Payout Based on Record

February 1 - 11:00 AM - $25
Rounds: 4
Payout: 1 Pack per Round Win

February 1 - 4:00 PM - $25
Rounds: Based on Participation (Likely 6 rds) Cut to Top 8
Payout: Cut to Top 8. Top 8 Draft for additional Prizes.

February 1 - 11:00 PM - $25
Rounds: 4
Payout: 1 Pack per Round Win

February 2 - 2:00 PM (Two-Headed Giant) - $16/Person
Rounds: Based on Participation
Payout: Payout to Top Teams


Holiday Board Game Day

posted on 12/16/13

 

Board Games are GREAT! That's why we're going to be playing them all day this Saturday, Dec. 21st.

WE'll also be having a casual Ticket to Ride Tournament at 5:00pm. It'll cost $5.00 and we will give away prizes like promo trains and Gift Certificates.

It'll be so much fun! you should come by and play some games with us.