Amonkhet Pre-releases April 22 & 23Posted by Brad on Feb 14th, 2017 | 0 Comments
Six Amonkhet pre-releases are set for Saturday and Sunday, April 22 & 23 at Worlds Away. After the 5:30 p.m. Friday Night Magic on April 21, four pre-releases are scheduled for midnight. Prizes will be awarded to the top four or five in each pod. If you pre-pay by store close on Thursday, April 20 the entry is $28 — two dollars less — and you’ll receive a free pack of deck protectors and be able to purchase Magic singles at 30% off during the tourney. The fifth tournament goes at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 22; entry is $30. There will be door and feature match prizes each round, and Amonkhet packs will be awarded to those that finish in the top eight or 16, depending on attendance. The sixth and final pre-release is set for Sunday, April 23 at 11 a.m., also with an entry of $30.
As well, stay tuned for the Amonkhet Open House Saturday, April 15, all day draft weekend on Saturday & Sunday, April 29 & 30, and Amonkhet Game Days Saturday, May 20.
Montreal GPT Sunday, May 7Posted by Brad on Jan 9th, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Worlds Away Montreal Grand Prix Trial is set for Sunday, May 7. Registration will run from 10 to 10:45 a.m. with play commencing at 11 a.m. The format will be standard, deck lists will not be required, and entry will be $20, which will roll into the prize pool as credit. Street and lot parking is free on Sundays and there are several food establishments within walking distance.
Ninth Worlds Away PPTQ Sunday, Feb. 5Posted by Brad on Nov 23rd, 2016 | 0 Comments
After five rounds, the field of 30 was whittled down to the top eight: Scott Janssen, Les Miller, Shawn Dhaliwal, Clinton Prince, Sean O’Nuallain, Ryan Solave, Mike Carss, and Quinn Gregg. Clinton, Shawn, Les and Scott advanced to the semis, with Les edging out Scott for the title. Congratulations to all, and a big thanks to Rick Miles for running a smooth tourney. Cheers!
The Worlds Away Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier for Kyoto, Japan, the store’s ninth PPTQ, is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 5, 11 a.m., at Worlds Away. Entry is $20 and, of course, deck lists are required; the format will be standard and Aether Revolt will be legal. Registration runs from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. and Judge Rick Miles will oversee play. There will be door and feature match prizes each round. There’s plenty of free Sunday parking on the street and in the lot behind the shop, and there are several awesome restaurants within walking distance.
Aether Revolt Game Days Saturday, Feb. 11Posted by Brad on Oct 17th, 2016 | 0 Comments
Worlds Away’s Aether Revolt Game Days are scheduled for Saturday, Feb. 11. The first tournament goes at 11 a.m., the format is standard and each $5 entry rolls into the prize pool. Game Day number two is later in the day at 3 p.m. All players receive a full-art uncommon from the set, while supplies last, and the top eight a full-art foil rare. The winner also walks away with a killer champion’s playmat.