Dragons of Tarkir Game Day APR 18-19


WHAT IS THE Dragons of Tarkir GAME DAY?

Join us on Dragons of Tarkir Game Day at the Friendly Troll. This a special Standard tournament that takes place April 18-19. These one-day events give players a chance to see the new cards in action in Standard Constructed. Dragons of Tarkir Game Day events are Swiss-style tournaments.

Date: Registration/Start Time: Entry Fee:
APR 18 noon/1pm $10
APR 19 noon/1pm $10

Every participant in a Dragons of Tarkir Game Day event receives a full-art promo Scaleguard Sentinel.

Players compete in a predetermined number of Swiss rounds, and then tournament cuts to a Top 8 single-elimination playoff. All Top 8 players will receive a premium full-art Thunderbreak Regent promo card.

The winner at the end of the single-elimination playoff matches will receive a special Champion playmat to represent his or her victory at the Game Day event!

Dragons of Tarkir Launch Party MAR 27-29

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Launch Parties provide you with the opportunity to play with the newest cards in Magic and a second chance at playing with Prerelease Packs. Preregister with us now!

Date Registration Starts Launch Party Starts Entry Fee
MAR 27 Fri 6pm 7pm $35
MAR 28 Sat noon 1pm $35
MAR 29 Sun noon 1pm $35

Formats
Dragons of Tarkir Launch Party will be Sealed Deck format events, where players are given Prerelease Packs and time to construct a 40-card minimum deck.

Prerelease Packs make deck-building more exciting with the inclusion of specialized, “seeded” booster packs and regular booster packs that let players choose a focus for their deck.

Players who are uncomfortable building a Sealed Deck may participate in Open Dueling instead of the main tournament. Open Dueling players use an Intro Pack to experience the new set.

Prizes

Players get to keep all of the cards opened in their Launch Party Pack or Intro Pack. In addition Launch Party Packs contain a premium foil Launch Party promo to keep. Players who participate in the tournament also have a chance to win additional booster packs of the newest set—an exclusive opportunity to take home even more of the latest cards!
This event is three rounds long (with time allocated for deckbuilding in the beginning), swiss-paired, and has 50 minute rounds.

Wins Prizes (# of booster packs)
1 1
2 6
3 12

Only wins count when determining prizes to be awarded. Losses and draws do not count towards winning prizes.

Rules
Launch Party events focus on fun and enjoying the upcoming Magic expansion, allowing players a chance to experience the newest cards in a fun and stress-free environment. That said, as Sealed Deck tournaments, they follow certain rules for deck construction and play.

Decks must be constructed with a minimum of 40 cards
Decks may only be built using cards opened in the Prerelease Packs assigned at the beginning of the event, and no outside cards may be added.

Dragons of Tarkir Prerelease MAR 21-22

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Prereleases provide you with the earliest possible opportunity to play with the newest cards in Magic. Prereleases are enjoyable casual events that encourage fun over competition. You can play all day in multiple events, or drop by for a single event. Preregister with us now!

Date Registration Starts Prerelease Starts Entry Fee
Fri midnight 11pm Midnight $35
MAR 21 Sat noon 1pm $35
MAR 22 Sun noon 1pm $35

Formats
Prereleases are Sealed Deck format events, where players are given Prerelease Packs and time to construct a 40-card minimum deck.

Prerelease Packs make deck-building more exciting with the inclusion of specialized, “seeded” booster packs and regular booster packs that let players choose a focus for their deck.

Players who are uncomfortable building a Sealed Deck may participate in Open Dueling instead of the main tournament. Open Dueling players use an Intro Pack to experience the new set a week before it hits shelves.

Prizes
Players get to keep all of the cards opened in their Prerelease Pack or Intro Pack. In addition Prerelease Packs contain a premium foil Prerelease promo to keep. Players who participate in the tournament also have a chance to win additional booster packs of the newest set—an exclusive opportunity to take home even more of the latest cards before they’re available to purchase in stores!

This event is three rounds long (with time allocated for deckbuilding in the beginning), swiss-paired, and has 50 minute rounds.

Wins Prizes (# of booster packs)
1 1
2 6
3 12

Only wins count when determining prizes to be awarded. Losses and draws do not count towards winning prizes.

Rules
Prerelease events focus on fun and enjoying the upcoming Magic expansion, allowing players a chance to experience the newest cards in a fun and stress-free environment. That said, as Sealed Deck tournaments, they follow certain rules for deck construction and play.

Decks must be constructed with a minimum of 40 cards
Decks may only be built using cards opened in the Prerelease Packs assigned at the beginning of the event, and no outside cards may be added.

Tiny Leaders weekly FNM, Saturday & Monday


Come join us at Friendly Troll for this new and exciting variant of the Commander/EDH format that is designed for 1v1 matches. We are holding a Tiny Leaders Friday Night Magic at 6pm, Saturday at 1pm and every Monday at 6pm.

Day: Start: Entry Fee:
FRI 6pm $5
SAT 1pm $5
MON 6pm $5

We are following the rules posted on http://tinyleaders.blogspot.ca/2013/09/introduction-to-format.html.

We have it summarized for quick reference.

  • 50 card decks, including your “Commander”
  • 10 card sideboard
  • best of 3 matches
  • players begin the game with 25 life
  • players don’t lose the game when dealt with 21 points of combat damage by a particular Commander during the game
  • each card must not contain mana symbols not present in their Commander’s Colour Identity
  • no card shall exceed converted mana cost 3
  • no more than one of each card (a “Highlander” format)
  • there is a banned list

Fate Reforged Game Day FEB 14-15


WHAT IS THE FATE REFORGED GAME DAY?

Join us on Fate Reforged Game Day at the Friendly Troll. This a special Standard tournament that takes place February 14–15. These one-day events give players a chance to see the new cards in action in Standard Constructed. Fate Reforged Game Day events are Swiss-style tournaments.

Date: Registration/Start Time: Entry Fee:
FEB 14 noon/1pm $5
FEB 15 noon/1pm $5

Every participant in a Fate Reforged Game Day event receives a full-art promo Mardu Shadowspear.

Players compete in a predetermined number of Swiss rounds, and then tournament cuts to a Top 8 single-elimination playoff. All Top 8 players will receive a premium full-art Supplant Form promo card.

The winner at the end of the single-elimination playoff matches will receive a special Champion playmat to represent his or her victory at the Game Day event!

Warmachine/Hordes Event FEB 22

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Join us at the Friendly Troll on Feb 22, 2015 for our Double Elimination/Painting Competition.

Registration: 9:00 AM
Start Time: 10:00 AM

Please preregister as there is a 24 player limit to this event.

Double Elimination Tourney
Registration Fee: $15.00 (Less $2 if you bring your own clock and less $3 if you bring you own objective marker)
Format: Steamroller 2015 Rules

  • Double Elimination
  • Two List Optional
  • Character Restrictions
  • 50 Minute Death Clock
  • Random Scenarios
Prize: Friendly Troll Warmchine & Hordes Tournament Win Trophy
Dual Painting Challenge
Registration Fee: $5.00
Part 1: Model Display Challenge:
Bring one fully painted Privateer Press model to be judged on appearance, originality, color use, theme.
Part 2: Speed Paint Challenge:
The Participant will be given a small based model to paint within the store’s hours and will be judged on the model’s appearance, color use and time allotted (model must be returned at the end of the event)
Prize: Friendly Troll Warmachine & Hordes Painting Challenge Win Trophy

Fate Reforged Launch Weekend Jan 23-25

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Come join us at the Friendly Troll for Magic: The Gathering‘s newest set: Fate Reforged. The festivities begin on Friday (Jan 23) with our first ever Commander FNM. This will be the first time that cards from the newest set, Fate Reforged can be legally used in tournaments.

Date: Fri(Jan 23) Sat(Jan 24) Sun(Jan 25)
Event: Commander FNM(7pm)
Booster Draft(7pm)
Commander(1pm)
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Commander(1pm)
Booster Draft(7pm)
Entry Fee: Commander FNM ($5)
Booster Draft ($15)
Commander ($5)
Booster Draft ($15)
Commander ($5)
Booster Draft ($15)
Prizes:
  • FNM Foil Promo Frenzied Goblin awarded to Top 2 and 2 Random non-Top 2
  • Each participant adds 1 Fate Reforged Booster pack into the pool
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Join us the same weekend, for side events, featuring booster drafts and, seeded pack format. All participants for events, lasting throughout the launch weekend, will receive a foil promo of Sandsteppe Mastodon (while quantities last):

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Each booster box of Fate Reforged purchased over the launch weekend will receive a foil promo of Shamanic Revelation (while quantities last).
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