Archive for the ‘Holmes Store’ Category

Vanguard Dynasty Cup Tournament – Saturday, August 25th at AU Holmes

July 16th, 2018

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Alternate Universes is hosting a special Cardfight!! Vanguard Tournament on Saturday, August 8th at AU Holmes, brought to you by our friends at Dynasty Cup!

Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd.
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Format: Premium Standard

Entry: $15

Registration begins: Noon
Play begins: 1 PM

Booster pack prizes will be awarded based on attendance!

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MTG Core Set 2019 Standard Showdown – July 23rd thru September 8th

July 14th, 2018

Alternate Universes is holding Core Set 2019 Standard Showdown tournaments at all of our stores! Standard Showdown events are Standard Format tournaments in which players can win Standard Showdown: Core Set 2019 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 July 23rd and ending the week of September 8th!  We will have a number of Standard Showdown Booster Packs to give away as prizes at each tournament!

Here are each store’s details:

Holmes
Saturdays July 28th–September 8th
Entry: FREE
Registration begins: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Blue Bell
Saturdays July 28th–September 8th
Entry: FREE
Registration opens: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Wilmington
Mondays July 23rd–September 3rd
Entry: $5, booster packs awarded 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 Core Set 2019
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set

*Standard Showdown: Core Set 2019 booster packs do not include double-sided cards

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Pokemon TCG Booster Box Tournament – Saturday, September 8th at AU Holmes

August 6th, 2018

We’re holding a Pokemon TCG Booster Box tournament on Saturday, September 8th at AU Holmes! The winner will get a Pokemon booster box of their choice! Booster pack prizes will also be awarded to 2nd-4th place finishers, and if we get more than 17 players we’ll extend the prize pool to include 5th-8th place!

Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Format: Standard
This tournament is open to players of all divisions

Entry: $10

Registration begins: Noon
Tournament begins: 1 PM

PRIZES
1st Place: 1 Booster Box
2nd Place: 18 Booster Packs
3rd & 4th Place: 9 Booster Packs each
5th – 8th Place: 3 Booster Packs each
If more than 17 players enter, we will increase the prize pool to include 5th – 8th place!

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MTG Core 2019 Store Championships – Saturday, September 15th and Sunday, September 16th

August 17th, 2018

Alternate Universes is holding MTG Core Set 2019 Store Championships on Saturday, September 15th at AU Holmes and AU Blue Bell, plus Sunday, September 16th at AU Wilmington! The format is Standard! Each player will receive a promo Demon of Catastrophes for entering!

Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd.
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Alternate Universes Blue Bell*
Penn Square Shopping Center
213 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

*Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center that is open.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Silverside Center
3615A Silverside Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19810
302-482-3480

AU Holmes
Saturday, September 15th

Registration opens: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM
Entry: $5

AU Blue Bell
Saturday, September 15th
Registration opens: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM
Entry: $5

AU Wilmington
Sunday, September 16th
Registration opens: Noon
Tournament begins: 1 PM
Entry: $5

PRIZES
Booster pack prizes will be awarded to Top 8 players based on attendance!

First Place will win the Core Set 2019 Champion Playmat!

Each player who enters will also receive a promo Demon of Catastrophes!

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MTG Guilds of Ravnica Open House – Saturday Sept 22nd & Sunday Sept 23rd

August 13th, 2018

Alternate Universes is hosting Magic Open Houses for Guilds of Ravnica on Saturday September 22nd at AU Holmes and AU Blue Bell, and Sunday September 23rd at AU Wilmington! This is a FREE event for new players to get to know Magic, and for experienced players to help grow their community! Open Houses are casual, meaning there is no tournament, and they’ll take place from Noon to 7:00 PM at each of our three locations.

The first 20 new players at each store can grab a free Welcome Deck to help learn how to play!

New players and teachers are both eligible for the Open House Promo! New players will receive the promo just for participating and experienced players who bring a new player will also receive the promo (certain conditions apply).  An experienced player who comes without a new player must hang out and help newer players learn to play for one hour before getting a promo.  We look forward to seeing you there!

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Vanguard Dynasty Cup Tournament – Saturday, August 25th at AU Holmes

July 16th, 2018

Vanguard_Logo

Alternate Universes is hosting a special Cardfight!! Vanguard Tournament on Saturday, August 8th at AU Holmes, brought to you by our friends at Dynasty Cup!

Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd.
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Format: Premium Standard

Entry: $15

Registration begins: Noon
Play begins: 1 PM

Booster pack prizes will be awarded based on attendance!

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MTG Core Set 2019 Standard Showdown – July 23rd thru September 8th

July 14th, 2018

Alternate Universes is holding Core Set 2019 Standard Showdown tournaments at all of our stores! Standard Showdown events are Standard Format tournaments in which players can win Standard Showdown: Core Set 2019 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 July 23rd and ending the week of September 8th!  We will have a number of Standard Showdown Booster Packs to give away as prizes at each tournament!

Here are each store’s details:

Holmes
Saturdays July 28th–September 8th
Entry: FREE
Registration begins: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Blue Bell
Saturdays July 28th–September 8th
Entry: FREE
Registration opens: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Wilmington
Mondays July 23rd–September 3rd
Entry: $5, booster packs awarded 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 Core Set 2019
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set

*Standard Showdown: Core Set 2019 booster packs do not include double-sided cards

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Pokemon TCG Booster Box Tournament – Saturday, September 8th at AU Holmes

August 6th, 2018

We’re holding a Pokemon TCG Booster Box tournament on Saturday, September 8th at AU Holmes! The winner will get a Pokemon booster box of their choice! Booster pack prizes will also be awarded to 2nd-4th place finishers, and if we get more than 17 players we’ll extend the prize pool to include 5th-8th place!

Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Format: Standard
This tournament is open to players of all divisions

Entry: $10

Registration begins: Noon
Tournament begins: 1 PM

PRIZES
1st Place: 1 Booster Box
2nd Place: 18 Booster Packs
3rd & 4th Place: 9 Booster Packs each
5th – 8th Place: 3 Booster Packs each
If more than 17 players enter, we will increase the prize pool to include 5th – 8th place!

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MTG Core 2019 Store Championships – Saturday, September 15th and Sunday, September 16th

August 17th, 2018

Alternate Universes is holding MTG Core Set 2019 Store Championships on Saturday, September 15th at AU Holmes and AU Blue Bell, plus Sunday, September 16th at AU Wilmington! The format is Standard! Each player will receive a promo Demon of Catastrophes for entering!

Alternate Universes Holmes
MacDade Plaza
2129 MacDade Blvd.
Holmes, PA 19043
610-583-9960

Alternate Universes Blue Bell*
Penn Square Shopping Center
213 W. Germantown Pike
East Norriton, PA 19401
610-277-7251

*Please do not park directly in front of any other store in the shopping center that is open.  Additional parking is available behind the stores and on Penn Square Road.  Your cooperation will allow us to continue to run these events at this location.

Alternate Universes Wilmington
Silverside Center
3615A Silverside Rd.
Wilmington, DE 19810
302-482-3480

AU Holmes
Saturday, September 15th

Registration opens: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM
Entry: $5

AU Blue Bell
Saturday, September 15th
Registration opens: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM
Entry: $5

AU Wilmington
Sunday, September 16th
Registration opens: Noon
Tournament begins: 1 PM
Entry: $5

PRIZES
Booster pack prizes will be awarded to Top 8 players based on attendance!

First Place will win the Core Set 2019 Champion Playmat!

Each player who enters will also receive a promo Demon of Catastrophes!

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MTG Guilds of Ravnica Open House – Saturday Sept 22nd & Sunday Sept 23rd

August 13th, 2018

Alternate Universes is hosting Magic Open Houses for Guilds of Ravnica on Saturday September 22nd at AU Holmes and AU Blue Bell, and Sunday September 23rd at AU Wilmington! This is a FREE event for new players to get to know Magic, and for experienced players to help grow their community! Open Houses are casual, meaning there is no tournament, and they’ll take place from Noon to 7:00 PM at each of our three locations.

The first 20 new players at each store can grab a free Welcome Deck to help learn how to play!

New players and teachers are both eligible for the Open House Promo! New players will receive the promo just for participating and experienced players who bring a new player will also receive the promo (certain conditions apply). An experienced player who comes without a new player must hang out and help newer players learn to play for one hour before getting a promo. We look forward to seeing you there!

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