Comic Book Collection InPosted by Brad on Dec 31st, 2018 | 0 Comments
Attention Pumpkins! More than 2,500 comic books came into the shop recently, and they’re slowly heading out to the stacks. So far, approximately 300 Amazing Spider-Man, 250 Uncanny X-Men, 200 various Batman and Superman titles, and 100 second series X-Men comics have been bagged, boarded and filed. Next up are several runs of Wolverine, X-Men Classic and X-Men Unlimited. That said, the $1 bin is very full.
Ravnica Allegiance Pre-releases Jan. 19 & 20, 2019Posted by Brad on Oct 29th, 2018 | 0 Comments
Five Ravnica Allegiance pre-releases are set for Saturday and Sunday, Jan. 19 and 20, at Worlds Away. After the 1:30 p.m. Friday Night Magic on the 18th, three pre-releases are scheduled for midnight. Entry is $32 and Allegiance packs will be awarded to the top four in each eight-person pod. The fourth goes at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 19., also $32. There will be door and feature match prizes each round, and Allegiance packs will be awarded to those that finish in the top eight or 16, depending on attendance. The fifth and final pre-release is set for Sunday, Jan. 20 at 11 a.m., also with an entry of $32.
As well, stay tuned for the Ravnica Allegiance Open House Saturday, Jan. 12; draft weekend on Saturday & Sunday, Jan. 26 & 27; and Standard Showdowns on Feb. 9, 16 & 23, March 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30, & April 6. During the weekend of the 19th & 20th, there will also be pre-release, casual sealed parties. And Ravnica Allegiance D&D Weekend is Feb. 16 & 17.
Guilds of Ravnica Magic LeaguePosted by Brad on Oct 17th, 2018 | 0 Comments
Hello Pumpkins! The Guilds of Ravnica 60-card sealed league, at your friendly neighbourhood Worlds Away, runs until Nov. 2, then we’ll cut to top six, with playoffs ending by the 11th. Your competitors in the slugfest are: Richard Noels, Sean Blute, Adam Hobbs, Devin Purdy, Doug Flannigan, Ken Campbell, Anthony Bechard, Zach Sing, Dan Mackie, Clinton Prince, and yours truly, Brad Ashton-Haiste.
Presently, the Magic universe is awaiting the result of the final match between Devin Purdy and Sean Blute. When I say waiting, it’s more like yawning. *****STOP THE PRESSES…STOP THE PRESSES! SEAN BLUTE IS YOUR WINNER!*****
Thanksgiving Magic Modern Shootout Oct. 8Posted by Brad on Sep 20th, 2018 | 0 Comments
On Thanksgiving Monday, Oct. 8, grab your modern Magic deck, head on down to Worlds Away and sling some cards. Entry to the shootout is $5, play begins at 12 noon, and the prize pool includes: a Cursed Scroll, a Sword of Fire & Ice, store credit, and promo foils.