Nicholas JonesCard Games, Magic the Gathering, MTG Prerelease

All About Games

  The new Amonkhet set welcomes us to the opulent world of the same name. The might and majesty of the God-Pharaoh is all around. Most residents of Amonkhet have one mission in life: prepare for a glorious afterlife. Death is all the rage here, and the new abilities in this set put the graveyard in the spotlight. To undergo … Read More



What to Know About Modern Masters 3

Nicholas JonesMagic the Gathering

Modern Masters 3 — All About Games

What to Know about MM3 March 14, 2017 | 1 min to read Modern Masters 2017 Edition takes players back to some of the most remarkable planes from recent history, including Innistrad, Ravnica, Zendikar, Mirrodin, Lorwyn, and Alara. Players will have the opportunity to relive the excitement of these past sets and enjoy a fresh Limited experience that combines some … Read More



Holiday Customer Picks

Robbie RiceBoard Games, Card Games, Customer Picks

Board Games — All About Games

We’ve asked our customers for their top board game and card game picks (also know as tabletop games) and they have answered in droves! He be a few picks from our customers: Dean Ray: Cards Against Humanity Unlike most of the party games you’ve played before, Cards Against Humanity is as despicable and awkward as you and your friends. The game is … Read More



Making Commander 2016 — Straight from the Wizards

Robbie RiceMagic the Gathering

Magic the Gathering — Commander 2016

We have 90 decks coming your way. Are you ready? Listen to all that went into making commander. This whole mess started when I loudly declared, in the middle of the R&D Pit, that if I lead anotherCommander design team, I would make four-color legendary creatures. Someone threw a stapler at my head and said, “You’re crazy!” “Nah, it’ll be a … Read More



Cry Havoc – Board Game Spotlight

Mariah BingamanNew Arrivals

Cry Havoc Board Game

Best Game of the Year!! Cry Havoc is a card-driven, asymmetric, area control war game set in a brutal, science fiction setting. Each player commands one of four unique factions with varying abilities and units. The game includes 54 custom miniatures, a large format board, and over one hundred unique cards, all with stunning new artwork. (Board Game Geek) Check … Read More



Terraforming Mars – Board Game Spotlight

Mariah BingamanNew Arrivals

Terraforming Mars Board GAme

In the 2400s, mankind begins to terraform the planet Mars. Giant corporations, sponsored by the World Government on Earth, initiate huge projects to raise the temperature, the oxygen level, and the ocean coverage until the environment is habitable. In Terraforming Mars, you play one of those corporations and work together in the terraforming process, but compete for getting victory points … Read More



Staff Board Game Picks — September 2016

Robbie RiceStaff Picks

All About Games Staff Board Game Picks

With all the fun board games out it can be hard to pick just one. Well… impossible to pick just one. Here are three staff members favorite games: Mariah Lords of Waterdeep — A 2-5 player worker placement game where you are a Lord hiring heroes to complete quests for you. Mariah loves the simplicity of this game. It plays … Read More



What You Need to Know about Vehicles — Kaladesh Spotlight

Robbie RiceMTG Prerelease

Magic the Gathering Pre-release Boise, Idaho

What’s better than watching your armies march into battle to meet the enemy head-on? Watching your armies drive into battle to meet the enemy head-on, of course! Vehicles are a new type of artifact, representing some of those wondrous inventions I talked about earlier. Here’s Sky Skiff: Each Vehicle starts out as just an artifact. Well, an artifact with some … Read More



What You Need to Know about Fabricate — Kaladesh Spotlight

Richard AlvaMTG Prerelease

Magic the Gathering Prerelease Boise, Idaho

One of the glorious things about living on Kaladesh is the modern marvel of mass production. Fabricate is a new ability found on some creature cards that offers you a choice when that creature enters the battlefield. As you can see on our friend Glint-Sleeve Artisan, that choice is as follows: put a number of +1/+1 counters on the creature, … Read More



What You Need to Know about Energy — Kaladesh Spotlight

Robbie RiceMTG Prerelease

Aether is a magical energy that’s found throughout the Multiverse, but it’s become an integral part of the ecosystem on Kaladesh. Refined aether is the primary power source for most of Kaladesh. On cards, this magic energy is represented by energy counters, a new kind of counter that players can get. Most cards that give you energy counters also give … Read More