POP!NEWS – October, 2017

~ POP!NEWS ~ The POP Shop’s Monthly Newsletter ~ October, 2017 ~

Store Hours:

  • Monday to Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m.

M:TG Draft Weekend, Ixalan

  • Dates: Saturday September 30, 2017 & Sunday, October 1, 2017.
  • Time: 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m.
  • Description: Arrive any time during the event to participate. New tournaments begin each time eight people are registered.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127, [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $12.
  • Format: [ Booster Draft ].
  • Prizes: Every paid entry will receive three booster packs to be used in the draft. For every paid entry, one booster pack will be added to the prize pool. You will receive an alternate-art promo card (while supplies last).

Yu-Gi-Oh Circuit Break Sneak Peek

  • Dates: Saturday, October 14, 2017.
  • Registration Time: 5:00 p.m.
  • Start Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • Description: Each participant will receive five Yu-Gi-Oh Circuit Break booster packs along with a promo card. You build your deck from the packs you pull (20 card minimum). Deck building will be 15 minutes, and each round will be 30 minutes. Maximum number of players is 16.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127, [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $20.
  • Format: Sealed Deck.
  • Prizes: Two Limited Edition Championship Playmats. One playmat to first place winner. One playmat to be given randomly.

Pokémon Burning Shadows League Cup

  • Dates: Sunday, October 15, 2017.
  • Register Online Now: We are expecting a full house for this event. To secure your spot, preregistration is available at [ https://squareup.com/store/MinutemenGaming/ ]
  • Registration at POP (if not sold out): 11:00 a.m.
  • Start Time: 12:00 noon.
  • Description: Pokémon TCG League Cup tournaments give players an opportunity to earn Championship Points and practice their skills for larger competitions. Players of all skill levels welcome. Have fun with other Pokémon fans. No qualifications or residency restrictions.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127, [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $15.
  • Format: Standard.
  • Prizes: 1st place in each age group receives a League Cup Champion Playmat. Additional prizes to be given out, based upon attendance. All participants will receive a League Cup promo card, while supplies last.

Pokémon Crimson Invasion Prerelease

  • Dates: Sunday, October 22, 2017.
  • Registration Time: 11:00 a.m.
  • Start Time: 12:00 noon.
  • Description: Each player will build a 40 card deck out of their prerelease box, and basic energies. The tournament will be 3 rounds.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127, [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $30.
  • Format: [ Sealed ].
  • Prizes: All players receive a prerelease box containing 4 booster packs of the new set, and a fixed 23 card pack. All players who finish the event will receive at least 2 additional booster packs of the new set.

Halloween ComicFest

  • Dates: Saturday, October 28, 2017.
  • Time: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Description: Celebrating its fifth year, Halloween ComicFest is an annual event where participating comic book specialty shops across North America and beyond celebrate the Halloween season by giving away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their shops. The event takes place on Saturday, October 28th and is the perfect opportunity to introduce friends and family to the many reasons why comic shops are a great destination for Halloween themed comic books, products and merchandise. From zombies, vampires, monsters and aliens to costumes and more, comic shops have it all when it comes to Halloween fun!
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127, [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: FREE !

Sunday M:TG Standard Showdown Tournament

  • Every Sunday, October 8 to December 24, 2017.
  • Registration Time: 12:00 noon.
  • Start Time: 1:00 p.m.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: FREE !
  • Format: [ Standard ].
  • Prizes: Exclusive Showdown Booster Pack prizes awarded to the top four winners.

Monday Magic League

  • Every Monday, October 2 to October 30, 2017.
  • Time: 4:00 to 9:00 p.m. You may arrive at anytime during the event to participate.
  • Description: Magic League is a new four-week program for fun, on-demand Magic play, at any skill level. Players build a 30-card minimum deck from three booster packs, and will have the option to purchase another booster pack for their deck every time 3 matches are lost. How to earn points: Players receive points as follows: Recruit a new player = 1 Point. Win a Match = 1 Point. Attendance = 1 Point for each consecutive week of attendance.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $10.
  • Format: Limited.
  • Prizes: Prizes for every participating player. Win one promo card for every 10 points earned (see “Description” above on how to earn points).

Wednesday Night M:TG Draft

  • Every Wednesday.
  • Registration Time: 5:00 p.m.
  • Start Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $10.
  • Format: [ Booster Draft ].
  • Prizes: Every paid entry will receive three booster packs to be used in the draft. For every paid entry, one booster pack will be added to the prize pool.

Thursday Yu-Gi-Oh! Tournament

  • Every Thursday.
  • Registration Time: 4:00 p.m.
  • Start Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $5
  • Format: Advanced [ Forbidden & Limited Lists ].
  • Prizes: 100% payout to top competitors in the form of store credit. Prizes to top 4 (if 8 to 15 players), Prizes to top 8 (if 16 or more players).

Friday Night Magic

  • Every Friday.
  • Time: 4:00 p.m. to 12:00 midnight. You may arrive at anytime during the event to participate.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: FREE !
  • Format: [ Commander ].
  • Prizes: Prizes for every participating player !

Saturday HEROCLIX

  • Every Saturday.
  • Registration Time: 4:30 p.m.
  • Start Time: 5:00.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $5.00.
  • Description: Different activities all the time; tournaments; open gaming; more ! Join us for HEROCLIX Fun !
  • Prizes: Promo HEROCLIX piece for every participant ! First Place is Store Credit equivalent to 1/2 the total admission fees that evening. Second Place is Store Credit equivalent to 1/4 the total admission fees that evening. Sportsmanship Award (voted by participants) is Store Credit equivalent to 1/4 the total admission fees that evening.

Saturday Cardfight!! Vanguard Tournament

  • Every Saturday.
  • Registration Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • Start Time: 6:30 p.m.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $5.
  • Format: [ Clan Fight ].
  • Prizes: Each registered player will receive one of the new monthly promo cards.
    100% of entry fees will be paid (in store credit) to top three winners.

  • NEW COMIC BOOKS and GRAPHIC NOVELS, in stock EVERY WEDNESDAY after 4:00 p.m., at The POP Shop !

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