Arkham October

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October is, of course, the month of Halloween. Most of us associate Halloween with pumpkins, trick or treating and ghouls and zombies, but here at Tabletop Game Shop Burnley we are going to delve into the Lovecraftian Arkham Horror Files. The Arkham Horror Files are a collection of games and products from Fantasy Flight Games such as Arkham Horror ...
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Magic: the Gathering - Ixalan Season

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What will be happening in store during the Ixalan season? For centuries, the untamed jungles of Ixalan have hidden a coveted secret: Orazca , the city of gold. But no secret can remain undiscovered, and no treasure can be taken uncontested. Unfurl your sails, saddle up a dinosaur, and battle your rivals as you embark on a journey to claim the ...
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Friday Night Magic at TGS Burnley

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What happens at Friday Night Magic at TGS Burnley? A typical Friday timetable at TGS Burnley looks something like this: 2:00 pm. - Doors open 6:20 pm - Registrations close for the evening's organised play 6:30 pm - Evening organised play 10:00 pm - Store closes   Here are the details!   From 2pm to 4pm Between 2pm & 4pm ther...
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New Releases, September 18th

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This week's new releases in store! Star Wars Destiny, Empire at War From the Clone Wars to the rise of the First Order, the Star Wars ™ galaxy is in a constant state of turmoil. When villains look to impose their oppressive wills upon the galaxy, heroes will dutifully rise to defend their freedoms, even if it means war. Empire at War emulates the c...
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Ixalan Draft Weekend - Sept 30 - Oct 1

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Draft Ahoy! The most bang for your Magic doubloons! Magic: the Gathering's exciting new set, Ixalan releases Friday, September 29th, and that weekend we are going to draft it till it yells "Yaahaaarrrrrr!" It's just £10 per draft (which gets you 3 brand new Ixalan boosters!) memberships and member discounts also apply! How to get involved Come down...
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Dungeons & Dragons - Getting involved

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Welcome to the world's most popular role-playing game! We run a variety of different options for everyone from brand new to experienced players.  Drop in and play options are available on Thursday evenings & Sunday afternoons. We also run Junior events on a Thursday & Friday after school.  No experience needed so it is ideal for b...
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Welcome to Tabletop Game Shop

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Forget the traditional image of board games! Tabletop Game Shop is a social gaming centre where people like you gather to enjoy and buy interactive, face-to-face, games in a fun and friendly environment. With a complete mix of ages from all walks of life, our community of players is always on the lookout for new members to come and join us every da...
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Magic Open House

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The perfect place to learn Magic or teach a friend! 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 Welcome Deck, and play Magic against other newer players.  In the world of Magic you are a powerful wizard using your army and spells to defeat your o...
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Tabletop Game Shop Online

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We're unbelievably excited to have an opportunity to bring the Tabletop Game Shop community together right here, on our site!​ ​ The new  Community part of the site is a brilliant tool to help you connect with the people you meet in the store and with the rest of the Tabletop Game Shop community. You can search for peo...
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Winning at D&D?

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Something I've noticed in some D&D sessions I've run is a hidden motivation players often bring to the table without even realising it. They come to the table wanting to win at D&D. What do I mean? Well, the players seem to feel that if they don't kill every creature, find every treasure, solve every mystery and rescue every villager then t...
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Your very own Game of Thrones Replica

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If you've ever wanted your own Longclaw,  Ice or Needle, this is the post you've been waiting for! Whether you're a collector or just a Game of Thrones superfan you're going to love these. We are tremendously excited to be able to offer collectable weapons and armour recreated from the actual props used in HBO's massive hit...
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Join the Ixalan Treasure Hunt!

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I don't think it is actually possible to get across just how excited I am about this! Whether you are a Magic player or a Geocacher (or neither, or both) this is a fantastic opportunity to make new friends, get out and about and become part of two fantastic communities!   Wizards of the Coast - the company behind Magic the Gathering - hav...
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New Releases, August 28th

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This week's new releases. Including - ​  Flick 'em Up - Dead of Winter Viral Nimbee Lazer Ryderz Gang Rush Breakout NMBR 9 Flick 'em Up - Dead of Winter   Based on the best-selling game Dead of Winter, form your group of 10 survivors and explore the city with 10 scenarios.  Shhhhhh! The slightest sounds will wake the zombies! With th...
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Wasteland Express Delivery Service

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Wasteland Express Delivery Service is the depraved brain child of mega designer Jon Gilmour ( Dead of Winter ), Matt Riddle ( Fleet, Back to the Future ) and Ben Pinchback ( Fleet, Back to the Future ), brought to technicolor life by award-winning comic artist, Riccardo Burchielli (DMZ, Batman Black and White) and it's free for members to play! We'...
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Dungeons & Dragons: A City on Edge

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Often called the "Gateway to Chult," the exotic city of Port Nyanzaru is built upon a landscape both mystifying and marvelous. However, the city's vibrant beauty is overshadowed by a mysterious scourge that plagues all within the land. Can the divergent forces within the city discover the truth before all are overcome by this growing threat? To get...
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Star Wars: Legion

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It's finally happened. There is going to be a tabletop miniature combat game based around Star Wars!  Fantasy Flight Games are making the most out of their license with Disney , and I for one couldn't be more excited!  Just looking at the pictures has got me salivating and thinking about getting my paints out (I mean, painting stormtroope...
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Legend of the Five Rings Launch events

Legend of the Five Rings Launch events

A little heads up for the upcoming Legend of the Five Rings! Get in early to guarantee the goodies!

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New Releases, August 21st

New Releases, August 21st

This week's new releases. Including -

  • Secrets
  • Codenames: Duet
  • MTG: Commander 2017

Releasing August w/c 21st August

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Some D&D thoughts

Some D&D thoughts

I woke up thinking about the dungeon I want to DM, and had some plans to hopefully make it easier.

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New Releases, August 14th

New Releases, August 14th

This week's new releases. Including -

  • Starfinder (RPG)
  • Oberyn's Revenge (Chapter Pack for A Game of Thrones)
  • Crimson Dust (Data Pack for Android Netrunner)

Releasing August 17th

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