Hearthstone Fireside Gathering MAY

Join us for our second Fireside event, and help us celebrate becoming an official registered ‘Tavern’!

When: Friday, May 25, 2017, 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Format: Swiss Tournament, 3-4 Rounds based on attendance, Standard, Last Hero Standing (once a deck loses, it can’t be used again this round). Choose three classes, and make a deck for each. Each round each player can eliminate one of the opponent’s decks based on their list of classes.

Entry Fee: $8.00 ($7.00 for Stronghold Members) –or– 2 Hero’s Rewards

Prizes: We will put $8.00 in BKG Store Credit for each person in the event in to a prize pool, the prize pool will be distributed to those in the Top 3.  Participants should also get any eligible in-game rewards for participating in a Tavern event.

This event is open to anyone, it’s our first tournament as a Tavern so we are figuring things out – feedback welcome!

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MTG Dominaria Standard Showdown

Black Knight Games is happy to announce that we will be running Standard Showdown each Saturday after the release of Dominaria until the season ends!  We’ve added 0.5 packs to the prize pool which means that the prize structure is exactly the same as at FNM, but with the bonus Showdown packs for no added cost!

When: Saturday Evenings, beginning at 6:00pm (Registration begins at 5:30pm)

The Dominaria Showdown season runs from SAT, May 12 – SAT, June 16

Entry Fee: $8.00 // $7.00 if you are a Stronghold Member // 2 Hero’s Rewards

Format: Standard, 3-4 Rounds based on attendance (usually 4), No Cut

Prizes: 1.5 Dominaria Booster Packs/Player will be added to a Prize Pool to be split among the top players. Additionally at each event we will give out 9 Standard Showdown packs (Players that go at least x-1 player will each get at least one, and the rest will be passed out randomly among those that attend.  These events do not count towards the FNM Standard standings.

Standard Showdown Packs: The nine packs given out each event are a special 4-Card booster pack that will include

  • 2 rare or mythic rare cards from a currently legal Standard set
  • 1 foil basic land with art by Rebecca Guay
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set

We’ve upped the prize pool, so join us for the best weekly prize structure we offer every Saturday!

MTG Draft Weekend

To celebrate the Dominaria Release weekend Black Knight Games will be running another special MEGA-SIZED Draft Weekend Event!

When: Saturday, April 28, 12:00pm

Entry Fee: $20.00 -or- 6 Hero’s Rewards.  Stronghold Members receive a Hero’s Reward for each event they participate in.

Prizes: Drafts will add 1.5 packs per player to a prize pool.  Prizes are distributed based on record, so all 3-0s receive the same prize as each other, all 2-1s receive the same prize, etc.  Additionally, Wizards has provided us with a special draft weekend promo Zahid, Djinn of the Lamp to pass out to participants as well!

Format: Our Draft Weekend events will be just like normal drafts here, except participants will get 4 BOOSTER PACKS instead of 3 to draft with, for the same price!

So join us to celebrate the MTG return to Dominaria!

Star Wars Destiny Draft Tournament MAY

When: Saturday, May 19, 11:00am (Registration begins at 10:00am)

Entry Fee: $35.00 (or 9 Hero’s Rewards), Stronghold Members get a Hero’s Reward

Price includes 6 Booster Packs of the latest set

Prizes: We will be supplying a current Star Wars Destiny OP Kit which includes some great promos, as well as some of the Rivals promos too. We will also provide additional prizes based on the overall attendance, which might take the form of packs or store credit (based on stock levels). Overall we will pitch in $10 per player to the prize pool minus the cost of the OP kit.

Deck Building: Players will draft cards from their six packs to be added to the Rivals Draft Pack.  Players MUST HAVE their own copy of Rivals to play in this event.

Tournament Format:

Swiss: 3-4 Swiss Rounds (Depending on Attendance) / 1 Game per Round / Swiss Rounds are 35mins each, Cut to Top 4

Fore full details on the SW Destiny Tournament Guidelines check out the FFG Website.

WMH Steamroller Tournament MAY

Black Knight Games is excited to be hosting yet another Warmachine & Hordes Steamroller tournament this May!

When: Saturday, May 19th, 10:30am (Registration begins at 9:30am)

Entry Fee: $20.00 // 6 Hero’s Rewards (Stronghold Members get a Hero’s Reward for playing)

Format: 75pt Steamroller Tournament, 4 Rounds, Deathclock, Divide & Conquer 0

Lunch Provided: We will provide a pizza lunch (3 slices at least), including either 2 pops/water -or- 1 juice/energy drink

Prizes: We will put $20 per person, minus the overall cost of lunch, in to a prize pool.  There will be a prize for the ‘Best Painted’ army (as voted on by the participants), and the ‘Best Sportsmanship’ (as voted on by your opponents).  The remaining prize pool will be divided up among the top 3 players!

So bring your forces, preferably painted, to BKG and battle it out in our Steamroller Tournament!

MTG Dominaria Prerelease Weekend

Join us as we return to the place where it all began, Dominaria!  Join us for an entire weekend of Prerelease fun!  Here are the details:

When: There will be six regular Dominaria Prerelease events over the weekend, as well as a Youth event on the Sunday!

Friday, April 20 – MIDNIGHT (Sealed Deck)

Saturday, April 21 – 9:00am (Sealed Deck), 2:30pm (Sealed Deck), 8:00pm (Two-Headed Sealed)

Sunday, April 22 – 10:00am (Sealed Deck), 3:30pm (Sealed Deck)

Format: Sealed Deck (the third event on SAT is a Sealed Two-Headed Giant), 4 Rounds

Entry Fee: $39.00 // $35.00 for Stronghold Members // 9 Hero’s Rewards

You Get: Everyone gets a Prerelease pack.  Prerelease Packs include six boosters of Dominaria, a foil promo card (could be any rare/mythic from the set), a countdown die, a checklist, and a box to hold it all.  All participants get a FREE Hero’s Reward Card for each event they participate in. Additionally there will be door prizes, delicious snacks, and more fun.

Prizes: We will add three MTG Dominaria packs into the prize pool per participant.  Each match (aka round) a player wins will earn them a pack.  Remaining packs (1 per person) are distributed among undefeated and 3-1 players (3-1 players get +1 pack, undefeated players split the rest).  We will also randomly distribute a second Hero’s Reward for every 5 participants (including one to any winless players – which means everyone wins something!).

Kids Event: We have recently introduced the Knights of Blackwood Youth Program (to encourage our players ages 6-16 to participate in games), and for the first time ever we will be hosting a fun and casual MTG Prerelease event for our younger players on the same weekend!  Check out the Knights of Blackwood Dominaria Prerelease event for more details.

Preregister: If you register by the end of Thursday, April 19th you will receive a ballot for our April Gift Card draw!

Return with us to Dominaria, land of Llanowar Elves, Lotuses, and the Brothers’ War!

Pokémon Forbidden Light Prerelease

Trainers!  Be the first to battle for supremacy with the newest card set: Forbidden Light!

When: Sunday, April 22nd, 10:00am

Entry Fee: $35.00 -or- 9 Hero’s Rewards (Stronghold Members get 1 Hero’s Reward for participating)

Format:  Each player will recieve a Prerelease Box which consists of a 22 card pack featuring key cards from current and prior sets, 4 Sun & Moon: Forbidden Light booster packs, and 1 of 4 alternate art promo cards!  Swiss, 3 Rounds.  Players will have 30 mins to open their Prerelease Pack, and build a 40 card deck (energy cards will be provided).  Once the tournament begins players may not alter their decks.  Players may not trade any cards until the event is over.

Prizes: At the end of the tournament, when each player returns their borrowed energy they will receive 3 Booster Packs as a prize.  Any undefeated players earn a bonus pack.

Bring: Your Player ID number (if you don’t have one, one will be provided to you)

Knights of Blackwood: We always have a ‘Junior’ division in our Pokémon Tournaments, so any members of our Knights of Blackwood Youth Program will be assigned to the appropriate division.  Pets may only be used in the Junior division.  All Knights of Blackwood members that participate in this event will get a free pet for participating!

WMH Steamroller Tournament APR

Black Knight Games is excited to be hosting yet another Warmachine & Hordes Steamroller tournament this April!

When: Saturday, April 14, 10:30am (Registration begins at 9:30am)

Entry Fee: $20.00 // 6 Hero’s Rewards (Stronghold Members get a Hero’s Reward for playing)

Format: 75pt Steamroller Tournament, 4 Rounds, Deathclock, Divide & Conquer 0

Lunch Provided: We will provide a pizza lunch (3 slices at least), including either 2 pops/water -or- 1 juice/energy drink

Prizes: We will put $20 per person, minus the overall cost of lunch, in to a prize pool.  There will be a prize for the ‘Best Painted’ army (as voted on by the participants), and the ‘Best Sportsmanship’ (as voted on by your opponents).  The remaining prize pool will be divided up among the top 3 players!

So bring your forces, preferably painted, to BKG and battle it out in our Steamroller Tournament!

MTG Rivals of Ixalan Store Championship

The long cycle of Ixalan & Rivals of Ixalan comes to a close with one last test – are you the Champion?

When: Saturday, April 7th, 12:00pm (Registration opens at 11am)

Entry Fee: $10.00 -or- 3 Hero’s Rewards

Stronghold Members Get: A Hero’s Reward for participating

Format: Standard, 3-5 Rounds of Swiss (Based on number of participants), Cut to top 8

Game Day Event Prizes: All participants will get a first-peek at the next set with a foil rare, full-art promo card from Dominaria. Top 8 players win an exclusive Ultra Pro deck box and the store champion wins an exclusive playmat.  Additionally there will be a prize pool of $10/participant drawn from by the top players.

Star Wars Destiny Tournament

When: Saturday, March 31, 11:00am (Registration begins at 10:00am)

Entry Fee: $10.00 (or 3 Hero’s Rewards), Stronghold Members get a Hero’s Reward

Prizes: We will be supplying a current Star Wars Destiny OP Kit which includes some great promos. We will also provide additional prizes based on the overall attendance, which might take the form of packs or store credit (based on stock levels). Overall we will pitch in $10 per player to the prize pool minus the cost of the OP kit.

Deck Building: Players follow the standard rules for deck-building.  Players are responsible for bringing any dice that go along with their cards.

Tournament Format:

Swiss: 3-4 Swiss Rounds (Depending on Attendance) / 1 Game per Round / Swiss Rounds are 35mins each, Cut to Top 4

Fore full details on the SW Destiny Tournament Guidelines check out the FFG Website.