Magic Origins Pre-Release

Pre Registration NON PREMIUM

Midnight Premium Pre Registration

Join Game Universe on July 11th and 12th for our series of Magic Origins 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, July 11th
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
Sunday, July 12th
NOON – SEALED – $30 / $35 ATD

Brookfield – Saturday, July 11th
NOON – SEALED – $30 / $35 ATD
5 PM – 2-HEADED GIANT – $30 / $35 ATD
Sunday, July 12th
NOON – SEALED – $30 / $35 ATD
3 PM – SEALED – $30 / $35 ATD

Franklin – Saturday, July 11th

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

9 AM – EARLY BIRD SEALED – $30 / $35 ATD
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 Magic Origins booster box on release day.

Pre Registration NON PREMIUM

Midnight Premium Pre Registration

June Heroclix Events

An exciting month for Heroclix, lots going on! Join us for any or all (preferably all) of our events!

Thursday, June 4th 5:30
500 points unlimited
build a 500 point team, anything goes (within the rules, that is).
playing for TBD LE.

Saturday, June 20th 1:00
Age of Ultron storyline event month 1
This event is a sealed booster event using one of the two formats: 1 Age of Ultron booster and 1 other non-Age of Ultron booster or 2 Age of Ultron boosters. Players will construct a 300 point team from their two boosters. Cost of the event is $30.00, which covers entry and boosters. There is only room for 10 players so prepaying to reserve your seat is strongly recommended. Prepayment for this event starts on the 4th of June. Playing for competitive and participation LE’s and resource dial.

Saturday, June 27th 1:00
Yu-Gi-Oh Heroclix Battle of the Millennium month 4
For this event there will be a $5.00 entry fee that can be prepaid to reserve a seat. There is only room for ten players, reserving is your best option to guarantee a seat, after that it will be a first come first serve basis.
Players will bring a constructed team of 500 points made up entirely from the Yu-gi-oh sets. Players may use the Millennium Stone, puzzle, eye and/or any Yu-Gi-Oh LE’s.

Modern Masters 2015 Release Drafts, May 22

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Booster Draft FNM $35
Starting at noon, running all day at all locations.
Entry gets 3 packs of Modern Masters 2015 + Prize support
We will launch tables of 8 as we get attendance.

Prizes
1st place: 3 packs of Modern Masters 2015 OR Free Entry into the next draft
2nd place: 1 pack of Modern Masters 2015

 

Booster Boxes – Where can I get one? Two? Four?
We will have a limited supply of sealed Modern Masters 2015 booster boxes available for sale on release day, for $239.99. We will be allocating our booster boxes to 33% of our supply – once they’re gone, they’re gone – the rest of our stock will go to drafting this awesome set, and keeping packs in stock for as long as possible.

Moar Drafts?!
As long as supplies last, we will offer Modern Masters 2015 on our regularly scheduled draft nights. Monday in the Falls, Tuesday in Franklin, and Wednesday in Brookfield and Menomonee Falls. These drafts will also be $35 per player, while supplies last.

May HeroClix at Franklin

Saturday, May 23rd 1:00
Yu-Gi-Oh Heroclix Battle of the Millennium month 3
For this event there will be a $5.00 entry fee that can be prepaid to reserve a seat. There is only room for ten players, reserving is your best option to guarantee a seat, after that it will be a first come first serve basis.
Players will bring a constructed team of 400 points made up entirely from the Yu-gi-oh sets. Players may use the Millennium Stone, puzzle, eye and/or any month one or two LE’s.
Thursday, May 28th 5:30
Avengers vs. Justice League
Build two 500 point teams. Golden age, figures only. One team all the members must have the Justice League or Justice League of America keyword. The other team all the figures need to have the Avengers keyword. Before rolling for map choice players will make a separate roll to decide teams, one player will have their avengers team and one player will have their justice league team. Playing for TBD LE.

Nexus Open Draft Qualifier, April 25

Game Universe Franklin
April 25
Booster Draft
$20 entry

Join us for our second Magic: the Gathering Draft qualifier for the Milwaukee Open at Nexus Game Fair. Registration is at 11 am, and the event starts at noon on April 25, 2015. We will run pods of 8-10 players. If we have more than 1 table, the winners of each will playoff in single elimination rounds to determine a winner.

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Prizes

Prizes will be allotted as follows:

Each table 1st place will get $30 in store credit, 2nd place will get $20 in store credit.
Overall winners in the playoffs will get additional store credit based on the number of tables in the Swiss rounds.
1st place: $15 extra per table
2nd place: $10 extra per table
3rd place: $5 per table
So if there were 4 tables of 8 players, 1st place in the playoffs would get $90 in store credit ($30 for winning their table + $60 for there being 4 tables in the event), 2nd place overall would get $70 ($30 for winning their table + $40 for there being 4 tables), and 3rd place overall would get $50.
1st place overall will receive a bye to the $1k event of their choice at Nexus Game Fair.

Our next Nexus Open Qualifier will be May 16 in Menomonee Falls. The format will be draft.

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. All events begin registration at 11 am and seat at 12 pm.

 

Prizes
Prizes will be distributed according to each FFG event kit, plus a store credit prize pool.
For every player beyond the 12th, $20 will be added to the pool. Exact prizes will be determined based on attendance, but will generally follow a split of 50% for participation awards, and 50% for standings. Additional participation prizes will be awarded to players who finish all swiss rounds (prior to any cut).

 

Prizes vary, but in the past (and with a large enough crowd) we’ve done “related games” as prizes. So for example, Imperial Assault, we might give X-Wing, Armada, Edge of the Empire, or something else Star Wars related as an additional prize. We often give out gift cards to a good chunk of players, typically in $5-$15 units, often based on finishing all the rounds or at random.

 

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.