Hey PI-Fans, Ten days remaining to Games@PI's Magic: the Gathering - March of the Machine Prerelease Event! The last time we checked in, the Magic the Gathering multiverse was in something of a pickle, thanks to the Phyrexians - Magic's longtime creepy-ass fratricidal sock-puppet villains, successfully utilizing the Invasion Tree 'Realmbreaker' to attack all planes at once. This cataclysmic war is the feature of the 'March of the Machine' set, which we're having a prerelease event for on Saturday, 15/4/23. We'll be doing a daily countdown, sharing our favourites of the cards previewed and preparing for the event! Are you excited for the battle?! The story has taken us to many places, and we return to them once again.... The event details are as follows: April 15 (Saturday), 2pm Format: Sealed, three rounds Swiss, best-of-3 matches Fee: $35 Participation: 3 wins - 4 set booster packs 2 wins - 2 [...]
Hey PI-Fans, We know Magic: the Gathering might look like a daunting game to learn, but we can promise you that it's WAY easier with friends. If you're new to the game, or just want to mess around casually with a bunch of friends, might we be so bold to recommend the Games @ PI Commander Sundays? Games @ PI Commander Sundays utilize the popular Commander format for Magic the Gathering and the Preconstructed Decks makes it a great way to start for new players! Win or lose, you're walking away with something too! The event details are as follows: Every Sunday, 4pm Format: Magic the Gathering Commander (using Preconstructed Decks only). Fee: $10 Participation: Magic the Gathering Set Booster & Promo Pack Just starting out Don't have a Commander Deck? We've got you covered too. You can always rent a Preconstructed Deck from the store for the event for [...]
Hey PI-Fans, The latest Magic: The Gathering set Brother's War releases today, folks. If you're up to putting the Bother in Brother and taking a trip back to the classic giant robot fights of a classic era of Magic The Gathering history, why not pop down to the store and pick up a Set Booster or two?
Today is the release of the latest sets for Pokemon TCG and Magic the Gathering. From the dark realms come Giratina and Sheoldred, ready to bring havoc and chaos to the gaming table. The Lost Zone returns to the Pokémon TCG in the Sword & Shield—Lost Origin expansion. Giratina ripped apart the very fabric of space to create a rift into the Lost Zone. Many cards, including Giratina V and Giratina VSTAR, will take advantage of this exciting mechanic. While cards placed in the Lost Zone are out of play for the rest of the games, strategic players can make the most of this new opportunity. The time for Dominaria United is here. A twisted evil lurks within Dominaria: an unexpected sleeper agent. Unite together with powerful planeswalkers and heroes from across the multiverse to expose the ancient threat! So what are you waiting for? Head down to Games@PI and [...]
Dominaria United Pre-release It's almost time to return to Magic's most storied plane, Dominaria, with a heroic battle for the ages in Dominaria United. Come on down and experience the next chapter of Magic the Gathering. A twisted evil lurks within Dominaria: an unexpected sleeper agent. Band together with powerful planeswalkers and heroes from across the multiverse to expose the ancient threat! Date: 3 September 2022 Time 2 pm Fee: $35 Prize Structure; 3 wins = 4 Booster packs 2 wins = 2 Booster Packs 0/1 win = 1 Booster Pack The Dominaria United Prerelease Pack contains 6 Dominaria United Draft Boosters, 1 foil-stamped rare or mythic rare card, 1 deck box, and 1 Spindown die. Register today.
Commander Nights is a weekly Commander league with rotating global rules and achievement-based prizes. With the release of Strixhaven, Games@PI would running a Casual Commander Night every Wednesday. Starting this Wednesday (28th Apr), On certain weeks, there will be special global rules for league play—usually involving a mechanic from the set—that are in place for all Commander Nights games that week across the world. This optional rule for the week of April 26–May 2 is Whenever an instant or sorcery being cast causes a triggered ability to trigger, copy that ability. You may choose new targets for the copy. Players will also have an Achievement list to complete throughout the Commander Nights, and stand to earn a range of promo cards and items. Entry is only one (1) Set Booster for each Night. So what are you waiting for just book your slot if you are coming down. (Note: We [...]
Welcome the new. Relive the great. Time Spiral Remastered revisits fan favorites with a curated set to immerse you in every moment. Available now at Games@PI Time Spiral Remastered is a new way to experience the Time Spiral block originally released in 2006-2007. Time Spiral Remastered is a Draft experience made more refined with age. Classic cards and mechanics meet modern twists in a set that’s even better than you remember. Whether you're a long-time fan in it for the nostalgia or a new fan looking to experience a fan-favorite block for the first time, Time Spiral Remastered brings together everything that made the original Time Spiral block so well-loved. So come down to PI today, and pick up some Nostalgia today. -Vernon
Hey PI-Magic fans, You've seen the hype, you've read the card spoilers. At last, you can now get your hands on the Kaldheim Pre-Release Packs! Featuring a brand new plane in the Magic universe, Kaldheim is all about Viking clans, Gods, Runes, metal and Norse Mythology! In each Pre-Release Pack, you'll find 6 boosters, 1 spin down counter and 1 random stamped rare or mythic rare Pre-Release foil! Each pack is $45, get 3 packs for $120! And since Lunar New Year is coming up... we have a store exclusive freebie for each Pre-Release Pack! The official Magic: The Gathering Year of the Ox Red Packet! Inside it are 2 foil cards: Sethron, Hurloon General and a Minotaur token! Play the new Kaldheim cards before everyone else! Come on down to the store and grab your Pre-Release Packs today!
Hey PI-Fans, Continuing our series of Horrible Game Experiences; last week, we talked about Awful Board Game Experiences. This week, it's all about Collectible Card Games. The joy of CCGs is they can be played quickly and anywhere: over a lunch break, after school, a short session after work. But as with all games, things sometimes turn iffy and at times, get very awful. Presenting the worst ever CCG Experiences ever! People Who Are Rough With Your Cards: The Furious 'Poker' and The Ripple Shuffler Vernon recalls that some players have a tendency to poke other people's cards very hard to the point it's fingernail to cardboard. 'Ah I attack that one!' PO-PO-POKE It's like 'don't hurt my cards!' Jack especially dislikes people who ripple shuffles his cards and violently. You Get Schooled by An Arrogant Player Getting schooled is one thing, but getting schooled by a douchy uber-player is [...]
Hey PI-Magic Fans! Jack here! Hope everyone's healthy and doing alright! Games@PI will be hosting Zendikar Rising Pre-Release Events in small pods of 4, from this Friday (18th of September) to next Friday (25th of September) from 6-9pm. The format will be Sealed, and prizes and promos will be given out to everyone participating! If you are free, and so are 3 of your friends, then bring them down for an evening of Magic! Registrations should be done at our PI Booking Page. Should you encounter any issues, please send me a message directly, and I'll get back to you! Prices and Pre-Orders Event Entry: $35 Pre-release Kits (up to 4 per customer): $30 Kit pre-orders due by this Friday, 18 September, 2020 -- Draft Booster Box: $130 Commander Deck (Single): $28 Commander Deck (Pair): $50 Bundle: $55 Display Set Booster Box: $220 Collector Booster Box: $280 [...]