2015 Fantasy Flight Regionals at Game Universe

We are proud to announce that Game Universe Franklin has been selected as the host for four Fantasy Flight Regional Tournaments; Call of Cthulhu LCG, Imperial Assault, 40k Conquest, and Star Wars LCG.

Star Wars: The Card Game May 2nd

Imperial Assault: Skirmish May 9th

Call of Cthulhu May 30th

Warhammer: 40,000: Conquest July 25th

 

All events are hosted by our Franklin store, located at:

6550 S Lovers Lane

Franklin, WI 53132

The events will take place in our spacious game room, feature custom tables and gaming supplies, cool swag raffles, and more! Each event will cost $25 at the door, or $20 if you pre-register online. Events are conveniently located next door to three restaurants, and a spacious overflow room that can allow us to accommodate up to 120 gamers at a time. Side events and additional prizes will be added according to attendance.
Event details will be posted on our Facebook page and calendar. You are welcome to preregister any time between now and the day before the event. Payment is required at the time of pre-registration.

Tiny Leaders League – Sundays, noon, Franklin

Tiny Leaders is a hot new Commander-style format. 50 cards, 3 mana cost or less, 1v1 with its own banned list. Build cool Legacy-style commander decks, play for fun in a league. Hosted by the Milwaukee chapter of Tiny Leaders, weekly on Sunday at Game Universe Franklin.

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Find out more at the Tiny Leaders official website and the Milwaukee Facebook page and right on Game-Universe.com

Format, Prizes and so on.

League format – prizes determined by participation, not standings. Actual method of pairing may vary from week to week, but you can be sure of getting in some good games.

$5 entry per week, show up any time between noon and 4 pm

Week 1 $3 toward singles
Week 2 $4 toward singles
Week 3 1 booster + 1 promo
Week 4 $12 store credit, 1 promo


Prizes will be awarded individually, based on attendance, so the formats can focus on fun games.

Sealed GPT Charlotte and Nexus Game Fair Qualifier, April 11

Join us for our Magic: the Gathering Sealed GPT and qualifier for the Nexus Game Fair Open at Game Universe Brookfield.

Registration is at 11 am, and the event starts at noon on April 11th, 2015. We will run Swiss rounds, followed by a top-4 or top 8 single elimination cut depending on attendance. Entry is $35.

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Prizes

We will provide a spread of booster packs as prizes, with at least 35% of all prizes going to 1st place, or an amount of store credit according to the following pattern:

The prize pool will be incremented according to attendance. 8 Players: $100, 12 players: $150, 16 players: $200, etc. Prizes will be in booster packs or store credit, based on attendance, with promos and additional support added according to attendees.

1st place will receive a bye to the $1k event of their choice at Nexus Game Fair AND 2 byes for GP Charlotte 2015.

Sealed pool registration will be required. We will provide lists to all participants. Seating is limited to 48, so pre-registration is recommended.

The format will be a Sealed for GPT Charlotte 2015.

The 3.14 Pi Sale and Game Day

Franklin location, Members only Pi Sale
Take advantage of the Members Only game room sale. For every $10 worth of games you get from the Members Only sale, you’ll get $3.14 off your total purchase. That’s a 31.4% savings, this Pi Day only.

All Game Universe locations and customers, pi sale
For every purchase made in the store outside the members only sale, you’ll get 3.14% of your total back on a gift card that you can spend on anything in the store.

Pi Day Gaming
We’ve also got MilCog on hand for epic Pi gaming all day long! Check it out at www.MilCog.com

2nd Nexus Open Qualifier

Game Universe Menomonee Falls
March 7
Modern Constructed
$20 entry

Join us for our second Magic: the Gathering Modern Constructed qualifier for the Milwaukee Open at Nexus Game Fair. Registration is at 11 am, and the event starts at noon on March 7, 2015. We will run Swiss rounds, followed by a top-4 or top 8 single elimination cut depending on attendance.

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Prizes

We will provide a spread of booster packs as prizes, with at least 35% of all prizes going to 1st place, or an amount of store credit according to the following pattern:

  • The prize pool will be incremented by $100 every 4 players. For exmaple: 8 Players: $200, 12 players: $300, 16 players: $400, etc.

1st place will receive a bye to the $1k event of their choice at Nexus Game Fair.

Decklists will be required for this event. Please download and fill out a decklist in advance.

Our next Nexus Open Qualifier will be April 11 in Brookfield. The format will be a Sealed for GPT Charlotte 2015.

Dragons of Tarkir pre-releases, March 21 & 22

Join Game Universe on March 21 & 22 for our series of Dragons of Tarkir pre-release events. We are also pleased to announce that our premium, limited seating pre-release format will return, with the Franklin Premium Midnight Tournament.

All events except the midnight, premium, and buffet are $30 if you pre-register, or $35 at the door. Midnight events are $40. The Franklin Saturday Buffet is $35 if you pre-register or $40 at the door. The Premium tournament is $50, limited to the first 16 players to register. All prize payouts are by record. Each event has a minimum of 2 packs per player in the prize pool, many have higher prizes and are therefore more competitive.

Franklin Premium $1k Midnight Pre-release

This event is limited to pre-registered players only. No at-the-door registration.

This event is limited to the first 16 players to sign up. Food is included. The atmosphere of this event is geared to players that enjoy a casual atmosphere, but like to feel that they’re “really playing for something.”

  • All players will receive 1 playmat and 1 deckbox
  • Additionally, one lucky player will take home a set of 1 of each Zendikar Basic Full Art land (1 of each art), valued at over $100.
  • We will play 3 rounds.
  • After 3 rounds, all 3-0 players will win 1 booster box.
  • Players with a 2-1 record will receive $16 of store credit.
  • All other players will receive 2 booster packs
  • Pizza will also be provided for free, drinks are available for purchase.

The prize, food and drawing value for this event is over $1000. Because of the need to order food in advance, only those who pre-register will be admitted to this event. Unlike most of our events, spectators are not admitted to this event. Prizes are subject to change based on attendance. Giveaways, food and fun are not.

Event Schedule by Location

Menomonee Falls – Saturday, March 21

MIDNIGHT – SEALED – $40 / $45 ATD : Double prizes, 1 case+ payout typical
NOON – SEALED – $30 / $35 ATD : 1 free playmat for each participant
6 PM – SEALED – $30 / $35 ATD

Brookfield – Sunday, March 22

NOON – SEALED – $30 / $35 ATD
5 PM – 2-HEADED GIANT – $30 / $35 ATD

Franklin – Saturday, March 21

Saturday

MIDNIGHT – PREMIUM – $50 : Meal included, 16-person seating limit

9 AM – EARLY BIRD SEALED – $30 / $35 ATD : Each round will have a drawing for 1 sealed promo booster pack from Fate Reforged OR an Ugin pack, while supplies last.
1 PM – BUFFET INCLUDED – $35 / $40 ATD : All-you-can eat buffet included with event. Additional prizes
6 PM – 2-HEADED GIANT – $30 / $35 ATD

Anyone who plays in a pre-release will receive a voucher for a $99.99 Dragons of Tarkir booster box on release day.