Magic The Gathering - Guilds of Ravnica Season
Guilds are back and we're inviting you to join us for the Guilds of Ravnica season!
There's plenty of events throughout the season to suit all styles of play - whether you're a veteran player and excited for the new set or you're completely new and looking for a way to start.
Open House - Saturday 22nd & 23rd September
This is the place to start your Magic the Gathering journey. Magic Open House is a day especially for new players. Whether you're brand new or a returning player, come along for a demo and meet some of the regulars.
If you already play and are one of our regulars, we invite you to join us and help show the newer players the ropes.
We'll also have giveaways of promotional items throughout the day - think posters, deck boxes and more!
Prerelease - Saturday 29th & Sunday 30th September
Prerelease is your chance to play with the new set a whole week before its official release!
We have multiple events across the weekend to choose from:
Prerelease with Swiss rounds - You'll be given a Prerelease pack which will contain 6 boosters. Players then build a deck using the cards you've opened and games are played in a Swiss round format - a number of rounds will be played against various opponents. It's a great way to test your deck building & interact with other players.
Prerelease 2HG - This event is great if you want to play with a friend. You'll each be given a Prerelease pack which will contain 6 boosters. You can then use cards from both yours and your partner's packs to build a deck. You'll then play as a team against other teams. Two-Headed Giant sees players partner up and play as one! This event is great if you're new and would like to work with a friend or even a more experienced player.
Check with your local TGS for individual event times - Prerelease
Friday Night Magic - every Friday
Join us every Friday for your weekly Magic fix and some fun, casual play and of course there are those fantastic FNM promos!
Check with your local TGS for start times/ formats played.
Draft Weekend - Saturday 6th & Sunday 7th October
Join us for Draft weekend to celebrate the official release of the set.
Drafting is a great way to add cards to your collection and test your skills.
Join us for drafts across the weekend.
Everyone who takes part gets a fantastic promo card too!
Find your local TGS event here.
Casual Magic League - Starts 8th October
Magic League is a fantastic way to play at your own pace, try out a bit of deck building and start to build your collection.
At the start of the League you purchase 3 Guilds of Ravnica boosters and build a small 30-card deck with the contents. Once built you can use the online community to arrange games with other players or use the time imbetween other games to get some league play in.
Once a week and/or after 3 consecutive game losses you may choose to purchase another booster to add to your league collection.
Each participant will be given a game tracker and once you have played 10 games you will also receive a foil promo card!
Perfect for new players to help improve your skills and grow your collection.
Standard Showdown - Starts 14th October
If you want to up your game and battle it out with some friendly competition this is the event for you!
There'll be some fantastic special Standard Showdown boosters, loaded with rares and foils from recent expansions, up for grabs at these events.
Standard Showdown events run for about 8 weeks. Click here for your local TGS' events.
Ravnica Weekend - 9th, 10th & 11th November
Get ready for one of the greatest Wizards of the Coast crossovers to date, as we delve deep into the world of Ravnica with both Magic the Gathering AND everyone's favourite tabletop RPG - Dungeons & Dragons.
Join us for a weekend of 4-pack drafts, Guild Kit Battles, and roleplaying with a preview adventure from Guildmasters' Guide to Ravnica, the upcoming Magic/D&D crossover.
We'll have Guild prints and exclusive art Land cards to giveaway throughout the weekend too!
Store Championship - TBC
Now this event is the one to prove yourself!
Winner takes away the fantastic Store Champion playmat and there are some lovely promo cards for participants too!
More details will follow for this fantastic event!
Products for Guilds of Ravnica
Booster box - Contains 36 Guilds of Ravnica booster packs. Preorder yours now!
Planeswalker decks - Planeswalker Decks familiarize players with basic strategy, plus the game's setting, characters, and mechanics of the latest set. Each deck comes with a foil Planeswalker card not found anywhere else.
Bundles - The Guilds of Ravnica Bundle lets you dive into the new set, with boosters to help update your decks for the new Standard environment, plus a Player's Guide complete with a set overview and a visual encyclopedia of every card in the set.