In-Store Play Returns June 7th – New Hours, New Schedule, New Tournaments!

May 28th, 2021

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🥳 We’re officially re-opening our play areas starting Monday, June 7th! 🥳

Alternate Universes is officially re-opening in-store play starting MONDAY, JUNE 7th! Come to one of our stores, sit at a table, and enjoy free open play any time of day, any day of the week! Bring your friends to play some games, or make new friends when you visit!

Each store is also getting updated hours, a new weekly event schedule, and a new, unified prize structure for ALL of our weekly tournaments.

MASK REQUIREMENTS

Masks are still required for all customers and employees. We will be re-evaluating this rule as time goes on. Stay tuned for updates.

SEATING LIMITS

Each store will have a maximum capacity for our play areas for the time being. We want to make sure that our customers and staff are comfortable as we transition into re-opening in-store play.

The max play area capacity at each store is as follows:

Holmes: 28 players
Blue Bell: 32 players
Wilmington: 24 players


NEW STORE HOURS

Holmes

Mon – Thurs: Noon to 10:00 PM
Friday: Noon to 11:00 PM
Saturday: Noon to 9:00 PM
Sunday: Noon to 6:00 PM

Blue Bell

Mon – Thurs: Noon to 10:00 PM
Friday: Noon to 11:00 PM
Saturday: Noon to 9:00 PM
Sunday: Noon to 6:00 PM

Wilmington

Mon – Thurs: Noon to 10:00 PM
Friday: Noon to 11:00 PM
Saturday: Noon to 8:00 PM
Sunday: Noon to 6:00 PM


NEW WEEKLY EVENT SCHEDULE

WEEKLY EVENTSSundayMondayTuesdayWednesdayThursdayFridaySaturday
Holmes1 pm -
Digimon
2 pm -
Vanguard
6 pm -
D&D Night
7 pm -
MTG Monday Night Draft
6 pm -
MTG Commander
6 pm -
Warhammer 40K
7 pm -
Yu-Gi-Oh!
6 pm -
MTG Casual Commander
7 pm -
MTG FNM Draft
1 pm -
Yu-Gi-Oh!
Blue Bell12:30 pm -
Pokemon League-Style Play
1 pm -
Yu-Gi-Oh!
6 pm -
Warhammer 40K (Basement)

6 pm -
MTG Casual Commander
7 pm -
MTG Modern Mondays
6:30 pm -
MTG Standard & MTG Casual Commander
7 pm -
Digimon
7 pm -
Yu-Gi-Oh!
6 pm -
Vanguard
7 pm -
Dragon Ball Super
6 pm -
MTG Casual Commander
7 pm -
MTG FNM Draft
Special Event Day
WilmingtonNoon -
Pokemon League-Style Play
7 pm -
Yu-Gi-Oh!
6 pm -
Warhammer 40K
7 pm -
MTG Standard
6 pm -
MTG Commander
7 pm -
MTG Draft
6 pm -
Board Game Night
7 pm -
Modern
6 pm -
MTG Casual
Commander
7 pm -
MTG FNM Draft
1 pm -
Digimon

NEW TOURNAMENT PRIZE STRUCTURES

Moving forward ALL of our weekly events for all of our games will use these entry fees and prize structures.

Weekday events will be 3 rounds regardless of the number of players.
Weekend events will be 4 rounds as long as 10 or more people enter (otherwise 3 rounds)

There will no longer be playoffs/Top Cuts for any weekly events. Instead, at the end of the tournament, each player will get a prize based on their win/draw/loss record.

Weekday Tournaments (3 rounds)
Entry: $10 cash / $15 store credit

3 – 0: $40 store credit
2 – 0 – 1: $30 store credit
2 – 1: $20 store credit

MTG Drafts will use the Weekday prize structure, but entry will be $20 cash / $25 store credit instead

Weekend Tournaments (4 rounds)
Entry: $10 cash / $15 store credit

4 – 0: $50 store credit
3 – 0 – 1: $37 store credit
3 – 1: $24 store credit
2 – 1 – 1: $16 store credit
2 – 2: $8 store credit