POP!NEWS – January, 2018

~ POP!NEWS ~ The POP Shop’s Monthly Newsletter ~ January, 2018 ~

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, Rivals of Ixalan Open House

  • Date: Saturday, January 6, 2018.
  • Time: 12:00 noon to 6:00 p.m.
  • Description: This event is for people who have never played Magic before, need a Magic refresher, or want to introduce a friend to the game! Show up, get a FREE Welcome Deck, a FREE Promo Card and play Magic against other newer players.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127, [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: FREE !

M:TG Prerelease Party, Rivals of Ixalan

  • Dates: Saturday January 13, 2018 & Sunday, January 14, 2018.
  • Registration Time: 10:00 a.m.
  • Start Time: 12:00 noon.
  • Description: Sealed Deck Tournament for Rivals of Ixalan. Snacks and drinks will be provided for participants.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127, [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $30.
  • Format: [ Sealed Deck ]
  • Prizes: Every paid entry will receive a promotional kit that includes a special Prerelease Card & a Countdown Die. 40 Ixalan booster packs will be included in the prize pool.

M:TG Draft Weekend, Rivals of Ixalan

  • Dates: Saturday January 20, 2018 & Sunday, January 21, 2018.
  • 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. Snacks and drinks will be provided for participants.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127, [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $15.
  • 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), and one random promo card from a previous event (while supplies last).

Pokémon Ultra Prism Prerelease

  • Dates: Sunday, January 21, 2018.
  • 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.

Sunday M:TG Standard Showdown Tournament

  • Every Sunday
  • 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.
  • 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).

Monday Pokémon League & Tournament

  • Every Monday.
  • Registration Time: 4:00 p.m.
  • Start Time: 4:30 p.m.
  • Description:Learn to play the Pokémon trading card game, and participate in an official standard tournament.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: League Fee is Free, Tournament Fee is $5
  • Format: [ Standard ]
  • Prizes: The top players will receive store credit. The amount of store credit will be determined by the number of total participating players.

Wednesday Night M:TG Draft

  • Every Wednesday.
  • Registration Time: 5:00 p.m.
  • Start Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • Description: We draft from the current block of M:TG Boosters; currently Ixalan block. Every paid entry will receive three booster packs to be used in the draft.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: $15.
  • Format: [ Booster Draft ].
  • Prizes: For every paid entry, $5 in store credit will be added to the prize pool. Every participant receives a FREE Promo Card.

Thursday Dungeons and Dragons Open Campaign

  • Every Thursday.
  • Registration Time: 5:45 p.m.
  • Start Time: 6:00 p.m.
  • Description: This event will provide all materials needed to play: character sheets, dice, and other implements. All a player has to do is show up with an open mind and willingness to learn. No experience in D&D is necessary, especially as we focus on the basics of storytelling and mechanics. Sessions should last 2-2.5 hours.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: FREE.
  • Format: Dungeons and Dragons Fifth Edition.
  • Prizes: All participants will receive fun and a sense of well-being, cleverness and success.

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 Party

  • Every Friday.
  • Commander Pods: 4:00 to 11:00 p.m., Arrive at anytime to participate. FREE Entry.
  • Archenemy Event: Starts at 4:00 p.m., Participants play against the store owner, David Baum, who is the Archenemy, Commander Format, Limited to five participants. FREE Entry.
  • Draft Tournament: Starts at 5:00 p.m. 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. $15 Entry.
  • Standard Tournament: Starts at 6:00 p.m., FREE Entry.
  • Food: Pizza will be available, sold by the slice.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • 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.
  • 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 League

  • Every Saturday.
  • Start Time: 6:30 p.m., arrive at anytime.
  • Location & POC: The POP Shop, 3104 Milan Road, Sandusky, Ohio 44870, Telephone, 419-621-1127 [ Facebook ].
  • Entry Fee: League Fee is FREE, Tournament Fee is $5.
  • Format: [ Clan Fight ].
  • Prizes: Each player receives one of the new monthly promo cards.

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

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