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Grand Prix Trial for Grand Prix Worcester – Just One Week Away @ Abington!


Join us next week for your chance at a two-round by at upcoming Grand Prix Worcester!


Format: Modern
Date: June 29th, 2014 a Sunday
Time: Doors at 11:00am, Round 1 pairings at 12:00pm
Entrance Fee: $25.00 per person

1423 Bedford Street
Abington MA

Parking on site

• Google Maps
• Battleground’s Facebook Page

This event is being run as a Grand Prix Trial for Boston / Worcester:
• Decklists required
• Cut to top 8

• 1st Place will receive a sealed booster box of Modern Masters.
• Prizes beyond that will be based on attendance.  
(Awards will be in Store Credit usable in store or online!)




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1423 Bedford Street
Abington MA, 02351
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Plainville MA, 02762
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Announcing ‘Magical Christmas Weekend’ Events


Battleground Games & Hobbies in Abington, MA and Plainville, MA

Magical Christmas Weekend is exactly what it sounds like! We have a long weekend chalk full of awesome, super-fun Magic events to appeal to all types of Magic the Gathering players! Join us at your local Battleground Games & Hobbies location all weekend starting Thursday, December 26th and play in as many Magic events as you like, including one event never seen before at Battleground’s! Small “gifts” will be awarded randomly at every event, too.


So get out of the house Christmas weekend and come play some Magic with your friends at Battleground Games & Hobbies this holiday season. Who knows, maybe you will even win yourself a few more “presents”!


Magical Christmas Weekend Events:

Format: Booster Draft
Date: Thursday, December 26th 2013
Time: 7:15pm
Entrance Fee: $15.00


Format: Standard (Win-a-Box)
Date: Friday, December 27th
Time: 7:30pm
Entrance Fee: $10.00


Format: **Deck Select Challenge** (Sealed Deck)
Date: Saturday, December 28th
Time: 5:00pm
Entrance Fee: $30.00 per person
Players will have the opportunity to select any combination of 6 packs (from Standard league sets) with which to build their Sealed pool.  There is no minimum or maximum number of packs that a player can take from any one set.  Want 6 Theros?  Cool.  Want 2 RTR, 1 DGM, and 3 M14?  Cool.  Any six packs are yours to build your 40 card Sealed Deck.


Format: Two-Headed Giant Sealed Deck
Date: Sunday, December 29th
Time: 12:00pm
Entrance Fee: $20.00 per person
Each TEAM will receive 8 Theros Booster Packs with which to build two 40 card decks.
This event will run 4 rounds.


Format: Modern
Date: Sunday, December 29th
Time: 5:00pm
Entrance Fee: $5.00 per person

Here’s the quick version:
Theros Booster Draft – 7:15pm on Thursday, 12/26
FNM Standard “Win-a-Box” – 7:30pm on Friday, 12/27
Deck Select Challenge (Sealed Deck) – 5:00pm on Saturday, 12/28
Theros Two-Headed Giant Sealed Deck – 12:00pm on Sunday, 12/29
Modern – 5:00pm on Sunday, 12/29


Battleground Games & Hobbies – Abington
1423 Bedford Street
Abington MA 02351


Battleground Games & Hobbies – Plainville
25 Taunton Street
Plainville MA 02762


For more details, please visit our event calendar or visit our forum.
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