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Guild Ball: Adepticon Regional Qualifier - March 18th

Posted by Kevin on March 9, 2017 at 8:50 PM Comments comments (0)

Showcase Comics will be hosting a Guild Ball Regional Qualifier tournament March 18th.

Liberty Guild Ball be coordinating the event at Showcase Comics in Swarthmore for everyone that can make it out to play.

We hope to make this our biggest Guild Ball event yet.

More info on the qualifier system can be found at the offiical Steamforged site:

This qualifier will feed into the Regional Championship held at Adepticon 2017.

This event will also be part of the CaptainCon Circuit, so players will be receiving qualifying points to that championship as well. 

As Regional Qualifier, Steamforged will be providing special support to the event as well. 

Initial details listed below, any adjustments that are needed will be announced as quickly as possible.

Event Tiebreak information can be found at:" target="_blank"> 

Registration starts at 10:00

Dice roll at 11:00


Event cost will be $15 and will include lunch


This event will be run as a Regional Cup event.

  • 9 player rosters(Max 2 captains, 2 mascots, 1 union model)
  • Draft lineup selection 
  • 45 minute player clock, 100 minute rounds.


Magic the Gathering Aether Revolt Gameday!

Posted by Nick Lewis on February 5, 2017 at 4:30 PM Comments comments (0)

Attention Magic players!


Aether Revolt Gameday will be a *FREE* Standard tournament, with preregistration opening at 11am and play beginning at noon sharp!


There will be participation promo cards for everyone in attendance, an additional promo card for the top 8, and 1 play mat for the champion of the day!


Do you have what it takes to dominate the new Standard? Or just want to spend time with friends and play in a *FREE* Magic tourney? Then we'll see you there!

Magic the Gathering New Jersey Grand Prix Trial!

Posted by Nick Lewis on January 17, 2017 at 3:40 PM Comments comments (0)

Attention Magic players!


Showcase Comics Swarthmore will be hosting a Grand Prix Trial for Grand Prix New Jersey on Sunday, January 29th. Registration opens at 11AM and play will begin at Noon. Format is Modern.


Here are all the details for the GPT:


When: Sunday, January 29th, 2017. Registration opens at 11:00 AM, tournament begins at Noon.



Showcase Comics Swarthmore

631 S Chester Road

Swarthmore, PA 19081


Format: MODERN


Entry Fee: $20


Prizes: 4 booster packs for each participating player will be added to the prize pool.


Premier Event — Tournament Officials (Tournament Organizer, Store Owner, Judges, Scorekeeper) may NOT play in the event.


Rules Enforcement Level — Regular


Planeswalker Points Multiplier — 3x


Link to fact sheet for the corresponding Grand Prix:


Hope to see you all there!