Pokémon Prerelease

Join us on Sunday for a Pokémon Prerelease tournament!

When: Sunday, October 22nd, 11:00am (Registration 10:30am)

Entry Fee: $35.00

Hero’s Rewards: Everyone gets a Hero’s reward, Stronghold Members get two!

You Get: The Crimson Invasion Prerelease kit, which includes a 23 card Evolution Pack, including 1 or 4 unique foil promos, and 4 Sun & Moon Crimson Invasion booster packs!  Participants will also have access to our pool of energy cards to build their decks.

Prizes: Prizes will be passed out to participants in the form of Crimson Invasion booster packs!

Event Cap: We can host up to 32 players, so preregister now and save your spot!

Summer Game Camps 2017

SUMMER 2017

This summer we will be hosting three weeks of summer Game Camps in three different categories!  Game Camps are week-long days camps, that focus on teaching a new gamer the basics of their preferred game, giving them the tools they need to play, and a beginner package in product to get them there.  Participants get focused attention from one of our expert games instructors in a fun, casual, and safe environment.  Select from our three types of Game Camp for more information:

Game Camp MTG

Game Camp Pokemon

Pokemon Tournament

Pokémon has exploded on Sundays here at Black Knight Games.  It is a young, and fresh group that attends each Sunday at 11am for some free Pokémon fun!  To help continue the growth of this new exciting gaming group we will be running our first Pokémon tournament in a long time!

When: Sunday, October 23rd, 11:00am (Registration begins at 10:30am)

Entry Fee: $2.00

Format: Standard Pokémon rules will apply.  This will be an extremely casual event great, for younger players, and beginners as well as experienced players that are looking for some fun.

Prizes: There will be prizes available, and each participant will get something with the top players in the event picking first!

So bring your Pokémon decks and a good attitude and join in the fun!

BKG Game Camps this Summer!

Game Camp 2

This summer we will be hosting five weeks of summer Game Camps in three different categories!  Game Camps are week-long days camps, that focus on teaching a new gamer the basics of their preferred game, giving them the tools they need to play, and a beginner package in product to get them there.  Participants get focused attention from one of our expert games instructors in a fun, casual, and safe environment.  Select from our three types of Game Camp for more information:

Game Camp MTG

Game Camp Pokemon

Game Camp AoS

Camps will have attendance caps, so the sooner you are able to register the better!  Enjoy your summer with us, and learn all about one of these great games with out Game Camps!

Pokémon X&Y: Flashfire Release Event

Pokemon Flashfire

Join us on Saturday to celebrate the newest Pokémon X&Y set: Flashfire!  And what better way to enjoy the new set than a sealed deck tournament?

Sat, May 10 X&Y
Flashfire
Release Party
Sealed Event $40.00/
*$35.00
Price includes 8 booster packs from Flashfire to build your deck, Basic Energy will be available, Code Cards, *Stronghold Members 12pm – 6pm

Tabletop Day!

Tabletop Day 2014

 

April 5th is International Tabletop Day, the world-wide gaming holiday!  Last year was the first ever Tabletop Day, and it was a huge success at BKG.  This year will be even better, so you had better believe that Black Knight Games has you covered:

When: Saturday, April 5th, 10:00am – 10:00pm

Entry Fee: No Way!

Bring: All the gaming stuff you can!  Minis for a game of Warmachine, Board Games, RPGs, your latest Commander deck, it’s up to you!

We Reward You For Gaming: At Tabletop Day not only will you get a FREE chance to play as many games as you want around here, but we’ll actually reward you for it!  For every unique game you play on Tabletop Day you will get one point towards all sorts of great prizes, game expansions, and other goodies.  Last year there was a huge variety of great goodies to get including copies of The Resistance, expansions for Munchkin, Gloom, Catan, 7 Wonders, Buttons, and dozens of others.  This year is shaping up to be even better!!!

Demonstrate Your Favs: International Tabletop Day will be the perfect opportunity to teach new players your favorite games because everyone will be looking for new games to try.  So bring a demo set of your miniature or collectible game, or show off that hidden gem of a board game that you wish you could play more!

So whether you are a wargamer, roleplayer, board gamer or prefer CCGs International Tabletop Day is coming, you you’re going to love it!

 

Pokémon: City Championships

Pokemon City Championships

City Championships are where you can put your League Challenge decks to the test in a more competitive setting! Cities are opwn to anyone and give Championship points to players who finish in good standing. So join us on New Year’s Day and test your metal against the best trainers the city has to offer!

When: January 1st, 2014, 11:00am – 7:00pm

Format: Modified Legal 60 Card Decks

Entry Fee: $10.00

 

December Events

BK Christmas

*UPDATED*  We have added a few more events in December, the Firestorm Caen day campaign for Flames of War, the Board Game Potluck, and the Kaijudo FREE tournament!

It’s December already, which brings with it the Holidays!  We’re celebrating with style this year, including several holiday-themed events.  We have special tournaments/events for Warhammer (Slay Bells), Warhammer 40K (Blasting Through the Snow) and for Warmachine & Hordes which will give us a flavor of the holidays.  We are running our first ever Toy & Games Drive, allowing all the generous gamers in the BKG community the chance to donate a fun game to a child in need.  Like in previous years we will be having a New Year’s party, keeping out doors open into the new year!  We have some great leagues running for Malifaux, D&D, and Blood Bowl too.  Lastly, we have a new Call to Arms beginning this month for Malifaux.  This will be the absolute best way to get yourself set with a Malifaux crew as there will be events each week and plenty of incentive to get your crew finished!  Happy Holidays from all of us at Black Knight Games!!!

Special Events in December

Demo Day 2013 sm BKG New Year’s Party
Open Gaming all Night!
Tuesday, December 31, Open Until 1:00am
Chime in the New Year with some gaming at your friendly local game store!  There willbe some goodies too to help us celebrate.
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Donate throughout December
Help us provide the community with some great games as gifts this holiday season!  You can even get discounts on event fees as well as on any item to be donated!
Wreck the Halls
Warmachine & Hordes Special Event
Sunday, December 15th, 12pm
A festive brawl!  Bring a wrapped WMH gift as your entrance fee and play in some 35pt Mangled Metal games.  At the end we distribute the gifts to everyone!
Firestorm Caen
Flames of War Day Campaign
Sunday, December 28th, 10:00am – 7:00pm
Join in our day-long campaign recreating the battles of Normandy.
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Bring Food.  Play Games.
Sunday, December 29th, 12:00pm – 5:00pm
Bring a dish to share, or pitch in $5 towards food and play board games all day long!  Game then eat.  Eat then game.  Or any combination of the two!

Tournaments in December

Sat, Dec 7 Steamroller 2014 50pts $20.00/*$16.00 4 Rounds, 2014 Steamroller Rules, Price includes Pizza & Drinks, 2nd List Optional, Get $10 off the entry fee by donating a gift to our Toy & Games Drive of a $20 value or more,*Stronghold Members 11am – 7pm

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1850pt Tournament
Entry Fee: $20/$16 for Strongold Members
Saturday, December 21, 11am-7pm
3 Rounds, Price includes Pizza & Drinks, Tournament will include some holiday themed scenarios, Get $10 off the entry fee by donating a gift to our Toy & Games Drive of a $20 value or more

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2000pt Tournament
Entry Fee: $20/$16 for Strongold Members
Saturday, December 14, 11am-7pm
3 Rounds, Price includes Pizza & Drinks, Tournament will include some holiday themed scenarios, Get $10 off the entry fee by donating a gift to our Toy & Games Drive of a $20 value or more

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FREE Sealed Tournament
Entry Fee: Free!!!
Saturday, December 28, 12pm-6pm
Join us for our first Kaijudo event! You will be given a FREE Booster Pack and Sample Deck to build a deck to play with. Beginners are definitely welcome, and there will be someone on-hand to teach new players! Give it a try!

Wed, Dec 4 Modern Game Night Modern $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned, *Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Wed, Dec 11 Modern Game Night Modern $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned, *Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Wed, Dec 18 Modern Game Night Modern $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned, *Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm

Fri, Dec 6 Friday Night Magic Booster Draft $15.00/*$12.00 DCI Sanctioned FNM, Price includes 3 Booster Packs,*Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Fri, Dec 13 Friday Night Magic Standard $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned FNM, *Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Fri, Dec 20 Friday Night Magic Booster Draft $15.00/*$12.00 DCI Sanctioned FNM, Price includes 3 Booster Packs,*Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Fri, Dec 27 Friday Night Magic Standard $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned FNM, *Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm

Leagues & Campaigns in December

Raising Stakes
Malifaux League
Friday Evenings, 6:00pm, Ends Dec 13th
Escalation League, beginning at 20ss and raising 5ss per week.
Exhibition League
Blood Bowl Open Play League
Open Gaming, Ends in January
Play as many games as you want before Season 4 begins in January.  The perfect opportunity to try new teams or level up!
Legacy of the Crystal Shard
Dungeons & Dragons Encounters
Wednesday Evenings, 6:00pm
Baldur’s Gate is finished, so prepare yourself for the next adventure: Legacy of the Crystal Shard!
Call to Arms: Malifaux
Malifaux Army Building League
Weekly Events, Begins Dec 17th
The perfect opportunity to get started in Malifaux, or just get your crew up to snuff!

 

November Events

Last month I made a post at the start of the month listing everything that was coming up in the month of October, and it seemed to be a popular idea, so we’re going to make it a regular thing!  It’s hard to believe it’s already November!  This November we have several great event that you should pay attention to.  The first is Demo Day 2013: a massive annual event where we arrange to have people to teach and demo a pile of different games.  Add to that a bunch of great goodies and samples and you’ve got the perfect opportunity to try new games!  We’re also running our first ever GPT for Magic: the Gathering, which is the highest level of tournament we’ve ever done!  Red Card Members are invited to join me for our first Red Card Meeting – giving them some inside info on the store and our plans going forward, and giving us the chance to hear feedback from some of our most valued customers!  Add to that new leagues for Dungeons & Dragons, Blood Bowl, and Malifaux, as well as all our regular tournaments and you’ve got plenty of reasons to stop by the shop for some gaming!

Special Events in November

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Massive Day Full of Demos & Gaming!
Saturday, November 30th, 12pm
Demo Day is one of our big annual events where participants are given the chance to get some great samples and play a ton of new games!  Definitely one of our best events every year – so be sure to pencil it in!!
Red Card Meeting
A State of the Union Address for some of our Best Customers
Sunday, November 10th, 3pm
Only for Red Card Members and Standard Bearers.  Participants get to hear about how the store is doing, what our plans are going forward and offer their feedback.  This is our first of these so if you are a Red Card Member be sure to attend (or be sure to become one if you’d like to attend!).  I’ll bring the donuts!

Tournaments in November

Sat, Nov 23 40K Tournament 2500pts $20.00/*$16.00 3 Rounds, Price includes Pizza & Drinks, *Stronghold Members 11am – 7pm

Sat, Nov 2 Chrome Gauntlet 50pts $20.00/*$16.00 4 Rounds, 2 Lists (may be from different factions), Specialists, Divide & Conquer, 2014 Steamroller Rules, Price includes Pizza & Drinks *Stronghold Members 11am – 7pm

Sat, Nov 9 Warhammer Tournament 2500pts $20.00/*$16.00 3 Rounds, Price includes Pizza & Drinks, *Stronghold Members 11am – 7pm

Mon, Nov 4 Commander Release Event Sealed Constructed Commander $45.00/
*$40.00
DCI Sanctioned, Price includes one of the new Commander Decks, One Round of Multiplayer Commander, *Stronghold Members 5:30pm – 9:00pm
Sat, Nov 16 Grand Prix Toronto Trial (GPT) Sealed Deck $36.00/*$30.00 DCI Sanctioned Grand Prix Trial*Stronghold Members 11am – 7pm
All participants get a BKG Hero’s Reward promo card, Check out the official GPT Toronto page for more info
1st Place: $150 Credit, 2 Free Byes at the Grand Prix Toronto
2nd Place: $100 Credit
3rd Place: $50 Credit
Prizes based on an estimated 32 person attendance, and will be adjusted based on attendance.
If we have OVER 32 participants we will also give away a MTG: From the Vault Twenty to a random participant!

Wed, Nov 6 Modern Game Night Modern $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned*Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Wed, Nov 13 Modern Game Night Modern $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned*Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Wed, Nov 20 Modern Game Night Modern $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned*Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Wed, Nov 27 Modern Game Night Modern $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned*Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm

Fri, Nov 1 Friday Night Magic Standard $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned FNM*Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Fri, Nov 8 Friday Night Magic Booster Draft $15.00/*$12.00 DCI Sanctioned FNM, Price includes 3 Booster Packs, *Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Fri, Nov 15 Friday Night Magic Standard $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned FNM*Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Fri, Nov 22 Friday Night Magic Booster Draft $15.00/*$12.00 DCI Sanctioned FNM, Price includes 3 Booster Packs, *Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm
Fri, Nov 29 Friday Night Magic Standard $5.00/*$4.00 DCI Sanctioned FNM, *Stronghold Members 5:30 – 9pm

Leagues & Campaigns in November

Raising Stakes
Malifaux League
Friday Evenings, 6:00pm, Begins Nov. 8th
Escalation League, beginning at 20ss and raising 5ss per week.
Exhibition League
Blood Bowl Open Play League
Open Gaming, Begins Nov. 11th
Play as many games as you want before Season 4 begins in January.  The perfect opportunity to try new teams or level up!
Legacy of the Crystal Shard
Dungeons & Dragons Encounters
Wednesday Evenings, 6:00pm, Begins Nov.20th
Baldur’s Gate is nearly finished, so prepare yourself for the next adventure: Legacy of the Crystal Shard!
Murder in Baldur’s Gate
Dungeons & Dragons Encounters
Wednesday Evenings, 6:00pm, Ends Nov. 13th
The Baldur’s Gate adventure is nearly complete, only two weeks left!
Tank Aces
Flames of War League
Player arranged game times
Open to All, Register with Fred!
Hammerbowl Season 3
Blood Bowl League
Weekly Games, Arranged by Players
Closed League.  The regular season is over, and playoffs have begun!  Be sure to play in our Exhibition League while you wait!
Call to Arms: Warmachine & Hordes
WMH Army Building League
Weekly Events, Finale Nov. 24th
Keep painting because this army building league ends this month!  Watch them sweat as participants try and finish by the deadline!

 

 

Pokémon: Plasma Storm Release

blackandwhiteplasmastormBlack Knight Games will be hosting a Pokémon release event for the new Plasma Storm set from Black & White!  Since this is a sealed event you will create your deck from the 8 booster packs that you get.  You are encouraged to bring a supply of basic energy to add to your deck.  We will try and supply some, however since this is only our second tournament we have not yet acquired a significant amount of extra basic energy cards.

There will of course be prizes for the winners, Chelsea will be supplying some promo cards as well, and you get to keep the cards that you used!

Here are the details:

Mon, Feb 11 Plasma Storm Release Sealed Deck $40.00/ *$35.00 3 Rounds, Sealed Release Event for the new Plasma Storm set. Price includes 8 Boosters *Stronghold Members 6pm – 9pm

We have also added a tournament section to the Events Page for Pokémon.  In the future you will be able to find any and all upcoming Pokémon tournaments there.