Gnome Games Black Friday, Small Business Saturday – Just Desserts Sale! Friday November 29 – Sunday December 1st
Looking for great deals, free gift wrapping, the best customer service in the world and lots of fun and games? Gnome Games has it for you during our Black Friday, Small Business Saturday, Just Desserts Sale this weekend at all Gnome Games stores
Gnome Games invites you to stop in and grab the latest games and accessories for everyone on your list. We offer Free Gift Wrapping all season long as well as special ordering for those hard to find games.
This weekend we also invite you to stop in for a cup of hot chocolate, coffee or cider while you relax and play one of the games from our game library. You’ll also find some great deals on a lot of games all weekend long.
Plus all weekend long you’ll get your Just Desserts after you spend $40 or more in a single purchase!
FREE BOX BANDS!
Get a FREE BOX BAND with every board game over $40!
Here’s some of the deals you’ll find this weekend:
Watch as we add more goodies to this list – then check it twice, and when they are gone they are gone!
Calling all Archons! Æmbershards are up for grabs!
The day is still young, but there are now many more Vaults awaiting your discovery. Within them? Many secrets… and a myriad of valuable Æmbershards, which you may exchange for prizes at Vault Tours and any other keyforge events that feature a Prize Wall.
And now—in the Time of Triumph —you can enrich your Master Vault account with even more of these elusive Æmbershards by participating in the ChainBound events held at all Gnome Games locations!
In order to play in chainbound events players are REQUIRED to have a Master Vault QR code (can be printed or on phone). If you need help finding or setting up your account stop in early for your event!
Gnome Games Green Bay East (GBE) 1683 E. Mason Street, Green Bay, WI, 54302 Every Friday at 5:30pm Formats: Each week will be Single Archon Best of One, except the fourth week in each month which will be Sealed Archon Best of One. Cost: $5 for Single Archon, $15 for Sealed Archon
Gnome Games Green Bay West (GBW) 2160 S. Ridge Road, Green Bay, WI, 54304 Every Saturday at 2pm Formats: Each week will be Single Archon Best of One, except the seccond Saturday in each month which will be Sealed Archon Best of One. Cost: $5 for Single Archon, $15 for Sealed Archon
Gnome Games Appleton East (APE) W3192 County Rd KK Suite H, Appleton, WI 54915 Every Sunday at 1pm Formats: Each week will be Single Archon Best of One, except the third Sunday in each month which will be Sealed Archon Best of One. Cost: $5 for Single Archon, $15 for Sealed Archon
What are these fabulous Prizes?
Prizes include the following:
1 Æmbershard will be added to your Master Vault for entering a Chainbound Event
1 Æmbershard will be added to your Master Vault for each game you win
1 Archon Deck will be added to the prize pool for every 2 players entered. Half of the prize decks will be given to top finishing players, the other half will be given out randomly – determined by the TO.
Participation – House specific Promo Cards for Æmber, Power and Stun (depending on season, while supplies last!)
How do I improve my Power?
Power level and Handicap Chains are an awesome way to prove your skill as well as balance the local meta! Chains will be assigned or reduced at the end of each event using the following charts. Your decks power rating (based on accumulated chains is listed in column 3). Will you get your favorite Archon to power level 4!?
Gnome Games Green Bay East will be kicking off “The Year of the Forge” with a plethora of organized play opportunities for new and experienced Players alike! Choose your Archons carefully, gather your Æmber hastily and FORGE SOME KEYS!
All of the following events are at our Green Bay East Location 1683 E. Mason Street, Green Bay WI
Forge Friday League January 4th, 11th and 25th 5pm to 10pm – Cost: FREE! Format: Open Play
Join other local players and spar with one another to prepare yourself for battle! NEW PLAYERS ALWAYS WELCOME! Be sure to stop in and play each week to collect your Discovery Season Token Card!*
Forge Friday Special Event: January Tournament! (METAL KEYS & WILD WORMHOLE PLAYMAT!) January 18th 5:30pm Tournament Start – Cost: $5/player! Format: 2 Archon Survival (Bring 2 decks)
It’s time to test your skills! Bring your favorite two archon decks and battle in best of 1 matches! When an Archon is defeated it is eliminated from the tournament. If a player loses both archons they are eliminated, so play smart and FORGE THOSE KEYS! See below for prizes*
Forge a great beginning to the new year! Each player gets a brand new sealed Archon deck and games will be played as best of 1 matches. Will you adapt to your new Archon or will you be locked outside the prize vault? See below for prizes*
Each player will bring 3 decks that they can use throughout the tournament. At the start of each round, your opponent will “bench” one of them making that deck unusable for that match. Each round consists of a best-of-three match. When a player wins a game, they must switch to their other deck for the rest of the match. This means that a player must win a game with each of their non-benched decks to win the match. See below for prizes*
Each round of this tournament consists of best-of-three matches. Players use their own deck for game one. Players use their opponent’s deck game two. If the third game occurs, players bid chains to use the deck which won both of the previous games. The player who brought the deck starts by bidding 0 chains, and then the players take turns outbidding each other until a player declines to bid higher. The player who bid the highest uses that deck for the third game (with their bid number of chains applied at the start). See below for prizes*
KeyForge Sunday Tournament: Reversal January 27th 1PM Tournament Start – Cost $5/player Format: Reversal (Bring your single worst deck)
Each player brings a deck to the tournament which they believe is challenging to win with. Each round of this best of 1 tournament, opponents temporarily swap decks, and try to win the round with the deck their opponent brought. Players will keep the deck they originally bring.
During the Month of January we will be using the contents of the KeyForge Discovery Prize Kit!
Friday League Check-in
Players will receive 1 Power Token Card each week they play *While Supplies Last!
Players will each get to add 1 Vote to the house of their choice for the 2019 Active House Challenge
Sunday Tournament Prizing
The Winning player at the end of each event will receive a set of Metal Damage Tokens!
The Winning player will get a sealed Archon Deck!
The top 4 players will each get a set of 3 Stun Token Cards.
Each player will get a House specific Chain Tracking card of their choice (while supplies last)
For every 2 players entered in the event, 1 Archon deck will be randomly given out.
Friday Special Tournament Prizing (January 18th)
The Winning player at the end of this event will get choice of a Wild Wormhole Playmat or a set of Metal Keys!
The 2nd place player will get item not chosen by the winning player!
The Winning player will get a sealed Archon Deck!
Each player will get a power token card (while supplies last)
For every 2 players entered in the event, 1 Archon deck will be added to the prize pool.
Keyforge Prerelease Game Day at all Gnome Games stores!
Gnome Games has more Keyforge planned for Sunday November 11. Join us for the Keyforge Prerelease Game Day at all Gnome Games stores during the Packer Game and you could win a FREE Keyforge Deck!
Here are the Keyforge Prerelease Game Day Event Details
Keyforge Game Day Prerelease
Sunday November 11 3 PM Entry $10 Locations – ALL GNOME GAME STORES! Every player will get a sealed Keyforge Deck We’ll play 3 rounds If you don’t like your first deck, you can purchase a new deck for each round!
Plus when the Packers score a Touchdown, one lucky player will get a free Keyforge Deck!
We’ve also got Keyforge Prerelease goodies for every player.
Don’t know how to play Keyforge? Don’t worry – the Gnome Games staff can teach you how to play! This is a casual event, with the emphasis on fun. There aren’t any extra prizes for winning today – just the chance to play a new Keyforge deck or three, have fun and meet other Keyforge players.
What is Keyforge?
KeyForge: Call of the Archons is the world’s first Unique Deck Game. Every single Archon Deck that you’ll use to play is truly unique and one-of-a kind, with its own Archon and its own mixture of cards in the deck. If you pick up an Archon Deck, you know that you’re the only person in existence with access to this exact deck and its distinct combination of cards. In fact, in just the first set of KeyForge, Call of the Archons, there are more than 104,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 possible decks!
Every Archon Deck contains a full play experience with a deck that cannot be altered, meaning it’s ready to play right out of the box. Not only does this remove the need for deckbuilding or boosters, it also creates a new form of gameplay with innovative mechanics that challenges you to use every card in your deck to find the strongest and most cunning combinations. It is not the cards themselves that are powerful, but rather the interactions between them—interactions that can only be found in your deck. Your ability to make tough tactical decisions will determine your success as you and your opponent trade blows in clashes that can shift in an instant!