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MTG Innistrad: Midnight Hunt PREORDERS at Alternate Universes

August 20th, 2021

MTG Innistrad: Midnight Hunt Preorders now OPEN at Alternate Universes

MTG Innistrad: Midnight Hunt Pre-Orders are now OPEN at Alternate Universes!
Stop by your local AU to pre-order today!

Magic: the Gathering Innistrad: Midnight Hunt Pre-Orders are open now at your local Alternate Universes! Stop in to your AU location of choice to preorder!

๐Ÿบ Prerelease Weekend: Sept. 17thโ€“19th

SEALED Prerelease Tournaments are all weekend! Pre-register today!

Preorders for Set Boxes, Draft Boxes, and Prerelease Kits can be picked up during Prerelease Weekend!

Preorders for Bundles, Commander Decks, and Collector Boxes can be picked up starting on the set’s release on September 24th!

๐ŸŒ Prerelease Pre-Sale: Sept. 17thโ€“23rd

Even if you didn’t preorder, you can still purchase Set Boxes, Draft Boxes, and Prerelease Kits during the Prerelease Pre-Sale! โœจ If you shop at AU Blue Bell, you can also purchase Collector Boxes during the Pre-Sale due to our Premium Status! โœจ

ย ๐ŸŒœ Innistrad: Midnight Hunt Pre-Orders ๐ŸŒ›

Prerelease Pack // $24.99

Set Booster Box // $109.99

Draft Booster Box // $109.99

Collector Booster Box // $249.99

Bundle // $39.99

ย Set of 2 Commander Decks // $69.99

Each box you pre-order comes with the exclusive Buy-A-Box promo!

MTG Innistrad: Midnight Hunt officially releases on Friday, September 24th! Stop by your local AU to preorder today!

MTG Innistrad: Midnight Hunt Prerelease Tournaments – September 17thโ€“19th

August 18th, 2021

MTG Innistrad: Midnight Hunt Prereleases Sept. 17thโ€“19th at AU

MTG Innistrad: Midnight Hunt Prerelease Tournaments are September 17thโ€“19th at your local AU!

We have Prerelease tournaments happening all that weekend, and you can pre-register for as many as you want! Stop by your local AU to preregister today!

This is the first Magic Prerelease to feature Set Boosters as prize packs instead of Draft Boosters! Click here to learn more about Set Boosters: https://magic.wizards.com/en/articles/archive/making-magic/set-boosters-2020-07-25

All Prerelease tournaments are 3 rounds. At the tournament start time, each player is given a Prerelease Pack to build a deck and play for 3 rounds. Prizes can be collected after Round 3! Lands will be provided for free at the event.

Don’t forget about the Love Your LGS promotion, where you get your choice of foil retro-frame promo when you enter any paid Magic tournament!

Midnight Hunt Preorders are now open at AU! Stop by your favorite AU location to pre-order today!


To play in official MTG events, you’ll need a Wizards Account email. It’s easy and free!
Login with your Magic Arena account, link your DCI number to an account, or make a new account here:

๐Ÿง™โ€โ™‚๏ธ https://accounts.wizards.com/ย ๐Ÿง™โ€โ™‚๏ธ

Once you set up your account, try downloading the Magic Companion App, where you can check-in to the tournament you’re entering, see results and pairings on your phone, and more! You’ll still need to visit us in-store to register/pre-register!


Entry fee: $30 ($35 Store Credit)
2-Headed Giant: $60 per team (+$5 for each player using Store Credit)

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AU Holmes

Friday, Sept. 17th
7:00 pm

Saturday, Sept. 18th
5:00 pm

Sunday, Sept. 19th
1:00 pm

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AU Blue Bell

Friday, Sept. 17th
3:00 pm
7:00 pm

Saturday, Sept. 18th
11:00 am
3:00 pm
7:00 pm (2-Headed Giant)

Sunday, Sept. 19th
2:00 pm

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AU Wilmington

Friday, Sept. 17th
3:00 pm
7:00 pm

Saturday, Sept. 18th
11:00 am
3:00 pm
7:00 pm

Sunday, Sept. 19th
2:00 pm (2-Headed Giant)

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PRIZES

Innistrad: Midnight Hunt Set Booster Packs are awarded based on your tournament record after 3 rounds.

3-0: 8 Set Boosters or $40 credit
2-0-1: 6 Set Boosters or $30 credit
2-1: 4 Set Boosters or $20 credit
1-2: 2 Set Boosters or $10 credit
All other records 1 set booster

2-Headed Giant prizes are doubled and awarded per-team.

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

May 28th, 2021

Alternate Universes logo

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.


NEW STORE HOURS

Holmes

Sunday: Noon to 6:00 PM
Mon โ€“ Thurs: Noon to 10:00 PM
Friday: Noon to 11:00 PM
Saturday: Noon to 9:00 PM

Blue Bell

Sunday: Noon to 6:00 PM
Mon โ€“ Thurs: Noon to 10:00 PM
Friday: Noon to 11:00 PM
Saturday: Noon to 9:00 PM

Wilmington

Sunday: Noon to 6:00 PM
Mon โ€“ Thurs: Noon to 10:00 PM
Friday: Noon to 11:00 PM
Saturday: Noon to 8:00 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 Casual Commander
6 pm
Warhammer 40K
7 pm
Yu-Gi-Oh!
6 pm
MTG Casual Commander
7 pm
MTG FNM Modern
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 (uses Weekend Tournament structure)
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 Casual Commander
7 pm
MTG Draft
6 pm
Board Game Night
7 pm
MTG Modern
6 pm
MTG Casual
Commander
7 pm
MTG FNM Draft
1 pm
Digimon

NEW TOURNAMENT PRIZE STRUCTURES

Moving forward most 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 Magic, Digimon, Cardfight Vanguard & Pokemon 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

Yu-Gi-Oh! Weekday Tournaments
3 – 0: 7 $4 Yugioh packs
2 – 1: 3 $4 Yugioh packs

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


Weekend Magic, Digimon, Cardfight Vanguard & Pokemon 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

Yu-Gi-Oh! Weekend Tournaments
4 – 0: 10x $4 Yugioh packs
3 – 1: 5x $4 Yugioh packs

MTG Secret Lair: Ultimate Edition 2 at Alternate Universes

May 7th, 2021

Secret Lair: Ultimate Edition 2 at Alternate Universes

MTG Secret Lair: Ultimate Edition 2 is available now at Alternate Universes

Secret Lair: Ultimate Edition 2 contains 10 borderless full-art foil Pathway lands from Zendikar Rising and Kaldheim. Each of the six Zendikar Rising Pathway lands features art from the Plane of Kaldheim, while each of the four Kaldheim Pathway lands features art from the Plane of Zendikar.

Each card features brand new art from ten of Magic’s most beloved artists: Paul Scott Canavan, Alayna Danner, Piotr Dura, Grady Frederick, Donato Giancola, Yeong-Hao Han, Adam Paquette, Lucas Staniec, Jokubas Uogintas, and Johannes Voss.

Pick up Secret Lair: Ultimate Edition 2 from your local Alternate Universes today for $119.99!