Hello MTG peeps,
This is just a reminder that you may want to yatter to your local gaming store about attending the upcoming Gatecrash PreRelease just in case they are taking Guild Pack reservations. You don't want to show up on the day of the event just to find out there's no room at the Inn. During the last Magic: the Gathering PreRelease event (for Return to Ravnica), Selesnya was in short supply and some players had to go with their second choice of guild.
Here's a round up of the Gatecrash PreRelease Events going down at our local gaming store - OMG! Games here in Barrie, Ontario (near Georgian College).
Saturday January 26th
12:00am (Friday Midnight after FNM)
Sunday January 27th
4:00pm - Two-Headed Giant
Sealed Deck — Each player receives one Gatecrash Guild Prerelease Pack to use for building a deck.
Two-Headed Giant Sealed — Each team of two players receives two Gatecrash Guild Prerelease Packs to use for building their decks. (one Guild Prerelease Pack per player)
Each Guild Prerelease Pack contains items designed specifically for the chosen guild.
5 Gatecrash booster packs
1 Guild Booster Pack
1 Promo Card
1 Achievement Card
1 Spindown™ Life Counter
1 Letter from the Guildmaster
1 Guild Symbol Sticker
For this event, players may use the promo card included with the Guild Prerelease Pack in their tournament deck.
Righto - onto the promos available with the new Gatecrash set . .
Gatecrash PreRelease Guild Pack Promos (these are likely to be the respective Intro Pack foil rare cards as well) . . .
Boros (/): Foundry Champion
Dimir (/): Consuming Aberration
Gruul (/): Rubblehulk
Orzhov (/): Treasury Thrull
Simic (/): Fathom Mage
Cost & Prizes
$35 For all regular sealed events
4-0 record recieve 14 packs Gatecrash
3-0-1 record recieve 10 packs Gatecrash
3-1 record recieve 6 packs Gatecrash
$60 Two Headed Giant ($30/player)
Beat the Owners in swiss rounds and recieve 2 additional prize packs. Additional Prizes given out based on attendance. May include Guild Prerelease packs.
5 Guild Special
$150 enters you in any five events and will reserve you 1 of each guild pack for your events.