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Alternate Universes Holiday Hours

December 1st, 2018

Monday, Dec. 24th: all stores close at 5 PM
Tuesday, Dec. 25th: all stores CLOSED

Monday, Dec. 31st: all stores close at 5 PM
Tuesday, Jan. 1st 2019: all stores OPEN regular hours!

Have a safe and happy holiday season!


KeyForge Weekly Tournaments at Alternate Universes!

November 28th, 2018

Alternate Universes is holding weekly KeyForge tournaments at all stores starting Tuesday, December 4th!
Every Tuesday at AU Wilmington!
Every Wednesday at AU Holmes!
Every Thursday at AU Blue Bell!
Start time is 7:00 PM at each store, with registration beginning at 6:00 PM

KeyForge is a new game with a burgeoning organized play scene. If you have thoughts on what might improve our locals, let us know! We may experiment and change things around based on community feedback and announcements from Fantasy Flight Games. In the future we also plan to provide official prize support, and hold larger KeyForge events, including Sealed format!

Entry: $6

Format: Archon, Swiss format, Single-game matches
Each person brings a deck and plays for three rounds! Prizes will be awarded based on overall win/loss record after round 3.

3 – 0: $15 store credit each
2 – 1: $6 store credit each
1 – 2: $3 store credit each

Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd
Holmes, PA 19043

Alternate Universes Blue Bell
Penn Square Shopping Center
211 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Talleyville Shopping Center
3615A Silverside Road
Wilmington, Delaware 19810


MTG Guilds of Ravnica Standard Showdown – Every Week 10/14 Thru 12/29

September 26th, 2018


Alternate Universes is holding Guilds of Ravnica Standard Showdown tournaments at all of our stores! Standard Showdown events are Standard Format tournaments in which players can win Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica Booster Packs!  They also have a Planeswalker Points multiplier of 2x.

We’ll be holding a Standard Showdown tournament at each store every week, beginning the week of October 14th and ending the week of December 29th! (Excluding November 4th-11th) We will have a number of Standard Showdown Booster Packs to give away as prizes at each tournament!

Here are each store’s details:

Saturdays October 20th–December 29th
Entry: FREE
Registration begins: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Blue Bell
Tuesdays October 16th–December 24th
Entry: $5, three rounds, booster packs awarded per-win in addition to Standard Showdown packs
Registration opens: 6 PM
Tournament begins: 7 PM

Mondays October 15th–December 24th
Entry: $5, three rounds, booster packs awarded per-win in addition to Standard Showdown packs
Registration opens: 6 PM
Tournament begins: 7 PM

Each Standard Showdown booster pack contains:

  • 2 rare or mythic rare cards from a currently legal Standard set
  • 1 foil basic land from Guilds of Ravnica
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set

*Standard Showdown: Guilds of Ravnica booster packs do not include double-sided cards