Holmes Store

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

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

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DBS Cross Spirits Prereleases & SEALED Tournament – August 7th at Alternate Universes

DBS Cross Spirits Prereleases August 7th at AU

DBS Card Game Cross Spirits Pre-Releases – August 7th at each store!
PLUS: Cross Spirits SEALED Pre-Release Tournament – August 7th, only at AU Blue Bell!

We’re holding DBS Card Game Prerelease events for Cross Spirits at all three stores on August 7th!

We’re ALSO holding a Cross Spirits SEALED Pre-Release Tournament on August 7th, only at AU Blue Bell!

Each store will have booster boxes of Cross Spirits available for purchase ahead of the official release date! Each box purchased during the Prerelease comes with a Cross Spirits Pre-Release Pack along with a Super Rare (SR) or Special Rare (SPR) box topper card!

DBS Card Game Cross Spirits Booster Box

AU Blue Bell is holding a special SEALED Prerelease tournament on August 7th!
It will be held at Blue Bell ONLY!

This tournament is being held alongside the Prerelease event! You don’t need to play in the tournament to buy Cross Spirits booster boxes!

Entry: $35
Each player gets 6 packs of Cross Spirits to use to build a deck.

Start time: 2 PM

Each player who enters gets a participation promo! Each player who goes undefeated gets another special promo!

PRIZES
4 – 0: 10 packs
3 – 1: 5 packs
2 – 2: 2 packs
All other records get 1 pack

Yugioh Dawn of Majesty Sneak Peeks – August 7th–8th

Yugioh Dawn of Majesty Sneak Peeks

Yu-Gi-Oh Dawn of Majesty Premiere! (Sneak Peek) events are Saturday, August 7th at all three stores, plus August 8th at AU Blue Bell!

The Sneak Peek is a casual event, where you can buy packs and boxes of Dawn of Majesty before the official release! If you buy 5 or more packs of Dawn of Majesty, you get the Premiere! Field Center card (while supplies last), and a chance to win either the Premiere! Playmat or Ultra Rare promo. The Sneak Peek runs all day from open to close.

We’re also holding a Sneak Peek tournament at each store during the event! You don’t have to enter the tournament to participate in the Sneak Peek. Dawn of Majesty cards are legal during the tournament!

Tournament entry: $10
Each player gets 2 OTS Packs for entering

AU Holmes
Sat. August 7th
1:00 PM

AU Blue Bell
Sat. August 7th + Sun. August 8th
1:00 PM

AU Wilmington
Sat. August 7th
2:00 PM

Format: Advanced Constructed, Swiss, 4 rounds (3 rounds if not enough players), no Top Cut
Dawn of Majesty cards are legal during the tournament.

PRIZES
4 Rounds:
4 – 0: 10x $4 Yugioh packs
3 – 1: 5x $4 Yugioh packs

3 Rounds:
3 – 0: 7 $4 Yugioh packs
2 – 1: 3 $4 Yugioh packs

Premiere! Ultra Rare promo Beetrooper Scout Buggy

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

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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.


NEW STORE HOURS

Holmes

Sunday: Noon to 6:00 PM
Mon – 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 – 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 – 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

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!💫