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Thanksgiving Magic Modern Shootout Oct. 8

Posted 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.

Sixteenth PPTQ Sunday, Nov. 11

Posted by Brad on Sep 7th, 2018 | 0 Comments

Worlds Away’s sixteenth Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifier is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 11, 11 a.m., at the store. Entry is $20, deck lists are required, and the format will be standard. Registration runs from 9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., play will commence  at 11 a.m., and Level Two 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 store, and there are several restaurants within walking distance.

Guilds of Ravnica Pre-releases Sept. 29 & 30

Posted by Brad on Jul 25th, 2018 | 0 Comments

Five Guilds of Ravnica pre-releases are set for Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 29 and 30, at Worlds Away. After the 5:30 p.m. Friday Night Magic on the 28th, three pre-releases are scheduled for midnight. Prizes will be awarded to the top four in each pod. If you pre-pay by store close on Thursday, Sept. 27, the entry is $30 — two dollars less — and you’ll receive a free pack of deck protectors. The fourth goes at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Sept. 29 and entry is $32. There will be door and feature match prizes each round, and Guilds of Ravnica 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, Sept. 30 at 11 a.m., also with an entry of $32.

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As well, stay tuned for the Guilds of Ravnica Open House Saturday, Sept. 22; draft weekend on Saturday & Sunday, October 6 & 7; and Showdowns on Oct. 20 & 27, Nov. 3, 17 & 24, & Dec. 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29. During the weekend of the 29th & 30th, there will also be pre-release, casual sealed parties. From Nov. 9-11, Guilds of Ravnica D&D will make an appearance at Ravnica weekend.

Magic Core 2019 League Underway

Posted by Brad on Jul 20th, 2018 | 0 Comments

Hello Pumpkins! The Magic Core 2019 60-card sealed league, at your friendly neighbourhood Worlds Away, runs until Aug. 5, then we cut to top six, with playoffs ending by the 12th. Your competitors in the slugfest are: Richard Noels, Sean Blute, Adam Hobbs, Matt Powers, Devin Purdy, Doug Flannigan, Spencer Cartier, Ken Campbell, Rick Miles, Alex Miles, Dakota Johnson, Mike Nolet, Anthony Bechard and yours truly, Brad Ashton-Haiste. But there’s still plenty of time to join the fray. Last month’s champion was Dick Christmas.

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Anthony Bechard and Richard Noels were ranked first and second respectively, and received quarterfinal byes. In the first round, Sean Blute faces Doug Flannigan and Adam Hobbs faces yours truly. Then four will head to the semis. Cheers!

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Update! Adam Hobbs defeated the Dougernaut in the final!

What's New

Sept. 19, 2018

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Pinhead T/S XL; Pop Betty Boop, Tom & Jerry Tom & Halo Master Chief Vinyl Figures; Amazing Spider-Man Annual 1; Aquaman 40; Batman 54 & 55; Batman Damned 1; Batman Knightfall Vol. 2 TPB; Ben Reilly Scarlet Spider 23; Black Hammer Age of Doom 5; Deathstroke 35; G.I. Joe Silent Option 1; Green Lanterns 55; Harley Quinn 50; Immortal Hulk 6; Justice League 8; Marvel Knights Fantastic Four TPB; Mister Miracle 11; Nightwing 49; Oz Omnibus HC; Pearl 2; Peter Parker Spectacular Spider-Man 309; Return of Wolverine 1; Shadowman 7; Spider-Man Deadpool 38; Star Wars 54; Star Wars Lando Double or Nothing 5; Strangers in Paradise XXV 6; Superman for All Seasons TPB; Teen Titans 22; Terminator Sector War 2; Thor 5; True Believers Punisher 1 &b Punisher First Appearance 1; Venom 6; West Coast Avengers 2.

Sept. 12, 2018

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Heavy Metal 291; Judge Dredd Megazine 399; Pop Directors Guillermo Del Toro & I Love Lucy Vinyl Figures; Amazing Spider-Man 5; Batman Knightfall Vol. 1 TPB; Capt. Marvel Vol. 2 TPB; Catwoman 3; Daredevil 608; Deathlok Demolisher TPB; Detective 988; Domino 6; Elvira Mistress of the Dark 2; Fantastic Four 2; Flash 54; G. I Joe 256; Hawkman 4; House of Whispers 1; Immortal Men 6; Journey into Mystery Birth of Krakoa 1; Marvel Knights Daredevil TPB; Neil Gaiman American Gods My Ainsel 6; Ninja-K 11; Oblivion Song 7; Oblivion Song Vol. 1 TPB; Old Man Logan 47; Rat Queens 11; Red Hood & the Outlaws 26; Star Trek TNG Terra Incognita 3; Star Wars Darth Vader 21; Star Wars Last Jedi Adaptation 6; Stargate Universe 6; Strangers in Paradise XXV Vol. 1 TPB; Suicide Squad 46; Supergirl 22, Superman 3; Titans 25; True Believers Luke Cage Hero for Hire 1; Wonder Woman 54; Wrong Earth 1; X-23 4.

Sept. 5, 2018

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Dr. Who Magazine 528; Elf Minimates Box Set; Pop Rick & Morty Pickle Rick & I Love Lucy Factory Lucy Vinyl Figures; Star Trek Galactic Enterprises Card Game; Astonishing X-Men 15; Avengers 7; Batman Prelude to Knightfall TPB; Border Town 1; Bully Wars 1; Capt. America 3; Cosmic Ghost Rider 3; Cover 1; Dark Ark 10; Dead Hand 6; Deadpool 4; Dreaming 1; Ghostbusters Crossing Over 6; Green Lanterns 54; Harley Quinn 49; Immortal Hulk 5; Justice League 7; Marvel Knights Black Panther TPB; Nightwing 48; Old Man Logan Annual 1; Project Superpowers 2; Relay 3; Silver Surfer Annual 1; Spawn 289; Star Wars 53; Star Wars Dr. Aphra Annual 2; The Three Stooges Matinee Madness 1; True Believers Daredevil 1; Walking Dead 183.

Aug. 29, 2018

Posted by Brad on Sep 13th, 2018 | 0 Comments

Aliens Xenomorph Crusher & Raven Figures; Peanuts Magician Snoopy & Snoopy With Woodstock Figures; Pocket Pop It; Pop TV I Love Lucy & Ricky Vinyl Figures; Previews 360 September 2018; Rock Candy Marvel Spider-Gwen Unmasked Figure; Star Trek Action Figure Assortment; Walking Dead Negan Deluxe Action Figure; Batgirl 26; Batgirl Annual 2; Catwoman Tweety & Sylvester Special 1; Cyber Force 5; Daredevil Annual 1; Deadpool Assassin 6; Dynamic Forces Capt. America 700 Mark Waid Signed Edition; Extermination 2; G.I Joe 255; Harbinger Wars 2 4; Harley Quinn Gossamer Special 1; Isola 5; Joker Daffy Duck Special 1; Judge Dredd Under Siege 4; Moon Knight 198; Nightwing Annual 1; Red Hood & the Outlaws Annual 2; Scarlet 1; Star Wars Lando Double or Nothing 4; Star Wars Poe Dameron Annual 2; X-23 3; X-O Manowar 18.

Aug. 22, 2018

Posted by Brad on Sep 13th, 2018 | 0 Comments

Action 1002; Amazing Spider-Man 4; Astonishing X-Men Northstar HC; Avengers 6; Batman & the Signal TPB; Batman Beyond 23; Batman Kings of Fear 1; Beasts of Burden 1; Black Hammer Age of Doom 4; Black Panther 3; Daredevil 607; Detective 987; Flash 53; Justice League Dark 2; Mr. & Mrs. X 2; Old Man Logan 46; Punisher 1; Redneck 14; Sentry 3; Shadowman 6; Star Wars Darth Vader 20; Star Wars Dr. Aphra 23; Suicide Squad Annual 1; Teen Titans 21; Terrifics 7; Three Stooges April Fool’s Day Gem Museum Edition; Venom 5; West Coast Avengers 1; Wonder Woman 53.

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