Holmes Store

Close Front Welcome to Alternate Universes!Holmes Store Hours

Sunday: Noon – 6PM

Monday: Noon – 10PM

Tuesday: Noon – 10PM

Wednesday: Noon – 10PM

Thursday: Noon -10PM

Friday: Noon – 11PM

Saturday: Noon – 9PM

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

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Check out AU Holmes’ weekly events!

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MTG Modern Horizons Prerelease Tournaments – Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th

Alternate Universes is holding Magic: the Gathering Modern Horizons Prerelease tournaments on Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th at all three stores! Come celebrate the first straight-to-Modern set with us! We’ll be holding Modern Horizons Midnight Sealed tournaments at each store on the Midnight between Friday and Saturday, and Modern Horizons Drafts at each store throughout the rest of the weekend.

Format

Sealed players will each get 6 Modern Horizons booster packs to use to build a deck.

Drafts will use 3 Modern Horizons packs per player.

Sealed and Draft will each be three rounds, with prizes awarded based on number of round wins (see below).

Entry

Sealed is $60 per player

Draft is $30 per player

Preregistration is available at regular price.

Schedule

Registration opens one hour before the start of each event.

Holmes
Sealed – Midnight, Saturday June 8th (Friday into Saturday)
Draft – 6:00 PM, Saturday June 8th

Draft – 1:00 PM, Sunday June 9th

Blue Bell
Sealed – Midnight, Saturday June 8th (Friday into Saturday)
Draft – Noon, Saturday June 8th
Draft – 4:00 PM, Saturday June 8th

Draft – 11:00 AM, Sunday June 9th

Wilmington
Sealed – Midnight, Saturday June 8th (Friday into Saturday)
Draft – 2:00 PM, Saturday June 8th
Draft – 6:00 PM, Saturday, June 8th

Draft – 1:00 PM, Sunday, June 9th
Draft – 5:00 PM, Sunday, June 9th

Prizes

Prizes for Sealed and Draft are awarded based on win-loss record after three rounds.

3 – 0: 5 packs of Modern Horizon
2 – 0 – 1: 4 packs of Modern Horizons
2 – 1: 3 packs of Modern Horizons
All others: 1 pack of Modern Horizons

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Nintendo Switch Tournament – Saturday, June 15th at AU Holmes

Alternate Universes Holmes is holding a special Yu-Gi-Oh
Nintendo Switch Tournament on Saturday, June 15th!
First place prize is a brand new Nintendo Switch!

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

Entry fee: $25
For entering, each player will receive five OTS Packs or five booster packs!

Registration start: 11 AM
Tournament start: Noon

PRIZES
1st place: Nintendo Switch

2nd place: $200 store credit!
3rd & 4th places: one 24-pack booster box each
5th – 8th place: 12 booster packs each
Store credit is redeemable at any AU location!

This will be an Advanced Constructed Swiss-Style tournament with the number of rounds depending on the number of players. There will be a Top 8 cut. Decklists will be required!

An online decklist form can be found here: http://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf or you can fill out your decklist at the store the day of the event.

We hope to see you there!!!

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MTG War of the Spark Standard Showdown! – Every Week Thru June 15th

Alternate Universes is holding War of the Spark Standard Showdown tournaments at all of our stores! Standard Showdown events are Standard Format tournaments in which players can win Standard Showdown: War of the Spark Booster Packs on top of normal pack prizes! They also have a Planeswalker Points multiplier of 2x.

We’ll be holding a Standard Showdown tournament at each store every week for five weeks, beginning the week of May 12th and ending the week of June 15th! 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 May 18th–June 15th
Entry: $5
MTG booster pack awarded per win, Standard Showdown packs awarded to Top 8 players plus one random player
Registration: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Blue Bell
Tuesdays May 14th–June 11th
Entry: $5
MTG booster pack awarded per win, Standard Showdown packs awarded to Top 8 players plus one random player
Registration: 6 PM
Tournament begins: 7 PM

Wilmington
Mondays May 13th–June 10th
Entry: $5
MTG booster pack awarded per win, Standard Showdown packs awarded to Top 8 players plus one random player
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
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set
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MTG Modern Horizons Prerelease Tournaments – Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th

Alternate Universes is holding Magic: the Gathering Modern Horizons Prerelease tournaments on Saturday, June 8th and Sunday, June 9th at all three stores! Come celebrate the first straight-to-Modern set with us! We’ll be holding Modern Horizons Midnight Sealed tournaments at each store on the Midnight between Friday and Saturday, and Modern Horizons Drafts at each store throughout the rest of the weekend.

Format

Sealed players will each get 6 Modern Horizons booster packs to use to build a deck.

Drafts will use 3 Modern Horizons packs per player.

Sealed and Draft will each be three rounds, with prizes awarded based on number of round wins (see below).

Entry

Sealed is $60 per player

Draft is $30 per player

Preregistration is available at regular price.

Schedule

Registration opens one hour before the start of each event.

Holmes
Sealed – Midnight, Saturday June 8th (Friday into Saturday)
Draft – 6:00 PM, Saturday June 8th

Draft – 1:00 PM, Sunday June 9th

Blue Bell
Sealed – Midnight, Saturday June 8th (Friday into Saturday)
Draft – Noon, Saturday June 8th
Draft – 4:00 PM, Saturday June 8th

Draft – 11:00 AM, Sunday June 9th

Wilmington
Sealed – Midnight, Saturday June 8th (Friday into Saturday)
Draft – 2:00 PM, Saturday June 8th
Draft – 6:00 PM, Saturday, June 8th

Draft – 1:00 PM, Sunday, June 9th
Draft – 5:00 PM, Sunday, June 9th

Prizes

Prizes for Sealed and Draft are awarded based on win-loss record after three rounds.

3 – 0: 5 packs of Modern Horizon
2 – 0 – 1: 4 packs of Modern Horizons
2 – 1: 3 packs of Modern Horizons
All others: 1 pack of Modern Horizons

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Yu-Gi-Oh! Nintendo Switch Tournament – Saturday, June 15th at AU Holmes

Alternate Universes Holmes is holding a special Yu-Gi-Oh
Nintendo Switch Tournament on Saturday, June 15th!
First place prize is a brand new Nintendo Switch!

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

Entry fee: $25
For entering, each player will receive five OTS Packs or five booster packs!

Registration start: 11 AM
Tournament start: Noon

PRIZES
1st place: Nintendo Switch

2nd place: $200 store credit!
3rd & 4th places: one 24-pack booster box each
5th – 8th place: 12 booster packs each
Store credit is redeemable at any AU location!

This will be an Advanced Constructed Swiss-Style tournament with the number of rounds depending on the number of players. There will be a Top 8 cut. Decklists will be required!

An online decklist form can be found here: http://www.yugioh-card.com/en/events/forms/KDE_DeckList.pdf or you can fill out your decklist at the store the day of the event.

We hope to see you there!!!

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MTG War of the Spark Standard Showdown! – Every Week Thru June 15th

Alternate Universes is holding War of the Spark Standard Showdown tournaments at all of our stores! Standard Showdown events are Standard Format tournaments in which players can win Standard Showdown: War of the Spark Booster Packs on top of normal pack prizes! They also have a Planeswalker Points multiplier of 2x.

We’ll be holding a Standard Showdown tournament at each store every week for five weeks, beginning the week of May 12th and ending the week of June 15th! 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 May 18th–June 15th
Entry: $5
MTG booster pack awarded per win, Standard Showdown packs awarded to Top 8 players plus one random player
Registration: 5 PM
Tournament begins: 6 PM

Blue Bell
Tuesdays May 14th–June 11th
Entry: $5
MTG booster pack awarded per win, Standard Showdown packs awarded to Top 8 players plus one random player
Registration: 6 PM
Tournament begins: 7 PM

Wilmington
Mondays May 13th–June 10th
Entry: $5
MTG booster pack awarded per win, Standard Showdown packs awarded to Top 8 players plus one random player
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
  • 1 foil card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set
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