Magic M20 Pre-releases July 5-7, 2019Posted by Brad on May 12th, 2019 | 0 Comments
Hello Pumpkins! A Magic pre-release on a Friday? You bet! Five Magic Core 2020 (M20) pre-releases are set for Friday, July 5, Saturday, July 6, and Sunday, July 7 at Worlds Away. For the first time, pre-release number one and two are on a Friday, at 3 and 8 p.m. Entry is $33. The third and fourth go at 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 6, also $33. The fifth and final pre-release is set for Sunday, July 7 at 11 a.m., also with an entry of $33. There will be door and feature match prizes each round, and M20 packs will be awarded to those that finish in the top eight. No more sleepy eyes and midnight shenanigans!
Modern Horizons Pre-releases June 8 & 9Posted by Brad on May 11th, 2019 | 0 Comments
Four pre-releases for Magic the Gathering’s debut modern set, Horizons, are set for Saturday and Sunday, June 8 and 9. You can either draft, at 11 a.m., or play in a sealed event, at 2 p.m., or do both. Drafts are $35 and the sealed events $70. Horizons hits store shelves on Friday, June 14 and is the first Magic set to skip standard legality and aim straight for eternal formats. Inside are new-to-modern cards, with a mix of new and reprints that will become modern-legal for the first time.
War of the Spark LeaguePosted by Brad on May 11th, 2019 | 0 Comments
Greetings Pumpkins! The War of the Spark 60-card sealed Magic league, at your friendly neighbourhood Worlds Away, runs until May 31, then we’ll cut to top six for the week-long playoffs. Your card-stock assassins in the free-for-all are: Sean Blute, Adam Hobbs, Devin Purdy, Ken Campbell, Matt Powers, Rick Miles, Ben See, Kyle Dolenc, Ryan King, and yours truly, Brad Ashton-Haiste.
War of the Spark Pre-releases April 27 & 28Posted by Brad on Feb 19th, 2019 | 0 Comments
Five War of the Spark Magic pre-releases are set for Saturday and Sunday, April 27 and 28, at Worlds Away. After the 1:30 p.m. Friday Night Magic on the 26th, three pre-releases are scheduled for midnight. Entry is $33 and War of the Spark packs will be awarded to the top four in each eight-person pod. The fourth goes at 11 a.m. on Saturday, April 27, also $33. There will be door and feature match prizes each round, and Spark packs will be distributed to those that finish in the top eight or 16, depending on attendance. The fifth and final pre-release is set for Sunday, April 28 at 11 a.m., also with an entry of $33.
As well, stay tuned for War of the Spark Open House Sunday, May 5; draft weekend on Saturday & Sunday, May 4 & 5; and Standard Showdowns on May 18 & 25 and June 1, 8 & 15. During the weekend of April 27 & 28, there will also be pre-release, casual sealed parties. And War of the Spark Magic Weekend is Saturday, May 25.