Gnome Games Green Bay East invites you and your family to join us for an afternoon of Knights in armor. You can watch combat training and learn about the Barony of Windhaven and the SCA. Join us on Sunday January 7th from Noon – 3 PM. Meet the men and women of the Barony of Windhaven, a group in the Kingdom of Northshield, part of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. In the real world, northeast Wisconsin, including Oshkosh, Appleton, New London, Green Bay, Shawano, and points north. Windhaven holds Winnebago, Calumet, Waupaca, Outagamie, Brown, Kewaunee, Door, Shawano, Menominee, Oconto, Marinette, Forest, and Florence counties in Wisconsin. Society members in these counties are automatically part of the Barony of Windhaven.
The Society for Creative Anachronism is an international organization dedicated to researching and re-creating the arts and skills of pre-17th-century Europe. Our “Known World” consists of 19 kingdoms, with over 30,000 members residing in countries around the world. Members, dressed in clothing of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, attend events which feature tournaments, royal courts, feasts, dancing, various classes & workshops, and more.
This is a free event, open to the entire community. Learn about the SCA, watch the weapons training, and see what it’s all about!
Gnome Games will host 2 weekends filled with Pokemon Ultra Prism Prerelease fun January 20 – 21 and 27 – 28.
Gnome Games is your Pokemon Headquarters, bringing weekly Pokemon events to the tables at all Gnome Games stores. Join us for the Pokemon Ultra Prism Prerelease Jan 20,21 and Jan 27, 28. Play with the new cards and take some home before you can buy them anywhere else! Get cool Ultra Prism Prerelease promo cards and have fun playing with other Pokemon Trainers!
Gnome Games will host 2 weekends of Pokemon Sun & Moon Ultra Prism Prerelease fun
January 20 – 21
Saturday Jan. 20 Gnome Games Green Bay West Pokemon Ultra Prism Prerelease Registration Opens 9:30 Tournament Starts 10:00 SHARP! Entry $30 Players receive a PREREASE KIT to build their 40 card deck. Upon completion of the tournament players will receive 4 additional boosters for participating.
Registration Opens 9:30 Tournament Starts 10:00 SHARP! Entry $30 Players receive a PREREASE KIT to build their 40 card deck. Upon completion of the tournament players will receive 4 additional boosters for participating.
Saturday Jan. 21 Gnome Games Green Bay East Pokemon Ultra Prism Prerelease Registration Opens 12:30 Tournament Starts 1:00 SHARP! Entry $30 Players receive a PREREASE KIT to build their 40 card deck. Upon completion of the tournament players will receive 4 additional boosters for participating.
January 27 – 28
Saturday Jan. 27 Gnome Games Green Bay West Pokemon Ultra Prism Prerelease Registration Opens 9:30 Tournament Starts 10:00 SHARP! Entry $30 Players receive a PREREASE KIT to build their 40 card deck. We will play 4 rounds, win a match, win a booster Upon completion of the tournament players will receive 2 additional boosters for participating.
Saturday Jan. 27 Gnome Games Appleton East Pokemon Ultra Prism Prerelease Registration Opens 9:30 Tournament Starts 10:00 SHARP! Entry $30 Players receive a PREREASE KIT to build their 40 card deck. We will play 4 rounds, win a match, win a booster Upon completion of the tournament players will receive 2 additional boosters for participating.
Saturday Jan. 28 Gnome Games Green Bay East Pokemon Ultra Prism Prerelease Registration Opens 12:30 Tournament Starts 1:00 SHARP! Entry $30 Players receive a PREREASE KIT to build their 40 card deck. We will play 4 rounds, win a match, win a booster Upon completion of the tournament players will receive 2 additional boosters for participating.
What to bring to the Pokemon Ultra Prism Prerelease
Players should bring:
* POP Pokemon ID Number
(If you don’t have a POP ID, you can get one FREE at this event)
* entry fee $30
* damage counters (required -available to purchase on site if needed)
* condition tokens (burn, poison)
* sleeves( if desired available to purchase on site)
* optional spending money (snacks, drinks, Pokemon Merchandize available on site-NO CARRY INS)
My Little Pony Seaquestria & Beyond PreRelease – Special Daisho-Con Event too!
My Little Pony players it’s time for the My Little Pony Seaquestria & Beyond Prerelease at Gnome Games. We’ll have the newest set available for a special event on Friday November 17th at 6:30 PM at Gnome Games Green Bay West. Then on Saturday November 18th starting at 11 AM sharp we’ll have a second prerelease at Gnome Games Green Bay East. Entry will be $25 for each of these prerelease events. We’re also going to be at Daisho-Con running the Tabletop Room and will have a special prerelease event there! Here are the details:
My Little Pony Seaquestria & Beyond Prerelease Gnome Games Green Bay West Friday November 17th Registration 5:30 PM Tournament Start 6:30 PM Entry: $25
My Little Pony Seaquestria & Beyond Prerelease Gnome Games Green Bay East Saturday November 18th Registration 10:30 AM Tournament Start 11 AM Entry: $25
SPECIAL DAISHO CON MY LITTLE PONY SEQUESTRIA & BEYOND PRERELEASE EVENT!!!
Gnome Games is pleased to announce that we will also be able to run a Sequestria & Beyond Prerelease at Daisho-Con in the Tabletop Room.
Everyone at the Prerelease Event will get 8 packs of the new set before their official street date, a copy of special foil Pf1 Tempest Shadow Troublemaker card, a Seashell Token card, a set icon button, a collectible postcard to commemorate the event, and a chance to win more!
Seaquestria & Beyond features the new keywords Traveler and Transform, six Mane Characters each starring a brand new character from MLP:The Movie, tons of Friends and Troublemakers featuring fan-favorites like Tempest Shadow, Princess Skystar, Captain Celaeno, and Capper… and there are even a few surprises!
Like to play the My Little Pony CCG? Gnome Games runs leagues every where you can meet other MLP fans, play some cards, and even earn promo cards.
Want to try out one of those big box games before you buy a copy? Rent a Board Game, play it and if you like it, we’ll even give you the cost of the rental off the price of the game!
Here’s how the Gnome Games Board Game Rental Program works.
You visit Gnome Games Green Bay East, select one of the Board Game Rental titles from our shelves to take home to play. The cost of the Board Game Rental is about 10% of the price of the game or $3.00 minimum rental fee.
You take the game home, play a few games and bring it back the next day. If you really like it and want to purchase a copy, we’ll take the rental for the night off the price of the game!
We are adding titles daily, and if you have a title you really want to play let us know in the comments, and we’ll see if we already have it or can get a copy for the Gnome Games Board Game Rental Program
Here’s what games we have ready for rental today! We’ve got a lot more games in the library to add so watch for updates! We will be adding titles daily.
Gnome Games Board Game Rental Games (Available Titles)
Agricola $6.00 Rental
Agricola Family Edition $4.50 Rental
Boss Monster $3.00 Rental
Carcassonne $3.50 Rental
Catan $5.00 Rental
Clank in Space $6.00 Rental
Costa Rica $3.50 Rental
Eldritch Horror $6.00 Rental
Evolution $5.50 Rental
Ex Libris $6.00 Rental
First Martians $7.00 Rental
Flatline $5.00 Rental
Grand Austria Hotel $6.00 Rental
Heebie Jeebies $3.50 Rental
Hive Mind $3.00 Rental
Hot Shots $3.50 Rental
King of Tokyo $4.00 Rental
Kingdom Builder $6.00 Rental
Munchkin Wonderland $3.00 Rental
Nuns on the Run $4.00 Rental
Pandemic $4.00 Rental
Pandemic Iberia $5.00 Rental
Pastiche $5.00 Rental
Power Grid $4.50 Rental
Smash Up $3.50 Rental
Splendor $4.00 Rental
Spoils of War $4.00 Rental
The Expanse $4.00 Rental
Ticket To Ride $5.00 Rental
Ticket To Ride Europe $5.00 Rental
Time Stories $6.00 Rental
Tokaido $4.00 Rental
Tsuro $3.00 Rental
Tsuro of the Seas $4.00 Rental
Gnome Games Board Game Rental FAQ
Can I rent the game for more than one night at a time? Yes – but we do limit it to a 3 day rental. This allows you to take the game for a weekend.
Can I rent more than one game at a time? Yes, right now we are limiting it to 3 games per customer.
What happens if I lose pieces or my dog eats the game? You are responsible for keeping the game safe and returning it in the same condition as when you rented it. If you lose, break or damage a game you will purchase it.
I forgot to return the game yesterday, so now it’s late. What happens? You are responsible for returning the games on time during normal business hours. If you are late we will charge you an additional days rental.
Will you ever put Game X into the Gnome Games Board Game Rental Program? Ask! We won’t be putting any of the highly collectible games into the program, and probably won’t have a lot of old, out of print titles available either, but ask!
Thanksgiving is here and it’s time for that grand Heroclix Turkey Chase Tournament! This time you want to pick your turkeys well since we have a Titano Colossal for the winner. He looks like he could eat all your turkeys. We’re also going to have lots of fun with Harley Quinn and the Gotham Girls set releasing this month. If you are a fan of the DC Bombshells, this is the set for you! Grab your figs and let’s play Heroclix!
A random Doctor Voodoo may go out based on attendance.
November 11th – Anything Goes
Gnome Games Green Bay West Registration 12:30 pm Tournament Start 1:00 pm Entry $5 The is a 400 point any set tournament. Teams must have at least 1 figure from any Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle set.
1st will get an Synapse.
Fellowship will get a Doctor Voodoo.
A random Scarlet Spider may go out based on attendance.
November 18th – Harley Quinn and the Gotham Girls RELEASE
Gnome Games Green Bay West Registration 12:30 pm Tournament Start 1:00 pm Entry $25 This is a sealed event. All players will get 2 boosters from the new Harley Quinn and the Gotham Girls set to build their team out of.
Prize support to be announced.
November 25th – Turkey Chase Colossal
Gnome Games Green Bay West Registration 12:30 pm Tournament Start 1:00 pm Entry $5 The traditional Gnome Games Thanksgiving HeroClix Event returns to the tables! Each player builds a Modern 400 point team. Each team must have one character with Teleport/Phasing or Hypersonic Speed on its first click as the Turkey. It may not attack and is only able to run away and hide. Players want to protect their Turkey and take out the other player’s Turkey. KO the Turkey win the game. Note: The Turkey may not be healed or have any game elements (Feats/Resources/Relics etc.) attached to it.
1st will win a Titano Prime figure
Win a match, win a pull from the Box O’ Random Promo Figures.
Fellowship will also receive a pick from the Box O’ Random Promo Figures.
All players will receive an Ape Batman/Ape Green Lantern Token with corresponding card.
…or stop by during a tournament to see how it’s played!
“The HeroClix Core Game is a tabletop combat game using 3-D collectible miniature figures of your favorite characters. By building a force from your collection of figures, you can take on the roles of your favorite characters and challenge your friends to epic battlesWhat you need to play:
Any number of players can play a game of HeroClix, but the game plays best with two to four players. For a two-player game, you will need the following: a selection of characters, a rule book, 1 game map, 1 Powers and Abilities Card, and 2 six-sided dice (2d6). You might find that a few coins or other small objects to use as action tokens and a length of string or other object to use as a straight edge will help you play the game. When playing an advanced game with Powers and Tactics, you may also need 6 object tokens and terrain markers.”
Learn to play Bolt Action on Saturday November 18th from 1 – 3 PM at Gnome Games Green Bay East. If you are a World War II history buff, a tabletop wargamer or just want to see what Bolt Action is all about this is an event you won’t want to miss.
Bolt Action is a historical 28mm World War II tabletop wargame, using miniature soldiers, tanks and terrain to fight battles in the shattered towns of occupied France, the frozen steppes of Russia or even the sweltering jungles of the Pacific. Players assemble their units and take to the tabletop battlefields using the Bolt Action rules.
World War II Wargaming
From Blitzkrieg to North Africa, from the Russian Front to the D-Day Landings, Bolt Action puts YOU in command of the most brutal and famous battles of the Second World War.
Assemble and paint your brave men and armoured tanks, field them on a table-top battlefield, and use all your strategy, cunning and luck to defeat your opponent.
Play in the Crimson Invasion Pokemon League Cup Tournaments at Gnome Games!
Pokemon Trainers – it’s time for the Crimson Invasion Pokemon League Cup Tournament Series at Gnome Games! Trainers from across the land will be descending on Gnome Games December 30, 31 and January 6th for these Pokemon Championship Series events.
Gnome Games – Crimson Invasion Pokemon League Cup Schedule
Pokemon League Cup at Gnome Games are all Standard Format Tournaments
Players need to have a deck list filled out and turned in prior to the start of the tournament. All players need to bring a deck legal in the Standard Format as well as damage counters and a randomizer (translucent die, official Pokemon coin, etc). Rounds will be 30 minutes plus 3 turns.
We will then cut to top cut based on attendance. Top cut rounds will be 60 minutes plus 3 turns.
$20 – Masters
$10 – Seniors
$10 – Juniors
Attendance will be limited at some locations and Preregistration is highly encouraged to ensure you get a seat in your age division.
Minimum attendance allocations:
All other seats will be first come first seated.
If you register online, you MUST check in at the event to confirm your spot in the event no later than 30 minutes before the event starts.
There are no refunds if you are a no show, online preregistration is fully refundable up to 1 day prior to the event.
Deck lists must be turned in no later than 15 minutes before the start of each event
Please have deck lists complete, legible and make sure they accurately list the cards in your deck
If you do not have a deck list complete, you may receive a Round 1 loss.
ROUND 1 WILL SEAT ON TIME! WE WILL NOT DELAY START WITH THE EXCEPTION OF SNOW DELAYS WHICH WILL BE ANNOUNCED IF NECESSARY.
Each Round is win a Match – Win 2 Boosters for every round including Top Cut, and players receive a promo card while supplies last
1st – Playmat, and Promo Card and Championship Points based on attendance
2nd – Promo Card and Championship Points based on attendance
3rd & 4th – Promo Card andChampionship Points based on attendance
JUNIOR & SENIOR
Each Round is win a Match – Win a Booster for every round including Top Cut
1st – Playmat, and Promo Card + Championship Points based on attendance
2nd – Promo Card + Championship Points based on attendance
3rd & 4th Promo Card + Championship Points based on attendance
Championship Points are awarded by Pokemon and are based on attendance at the event. Players are responsible for providing correct POP ID at the event
Number of rounds and top cut is based on attendance in each division.
Gnome Games will host Pokémon League Challenge Tournaments at all Gnome Games stores in November.
Get started in the world of competitive Pokémon TCG play at Pokemon League Challenge tournaments. Gnome Games hosts these small, entry-level events once a month at each store. The November events are the 1st Season of the Crimson Invasion League Season.
In Pokémon TCG League Challenge tournaments players can earn Championship Points and work toward earning an invitation to the Pokémon World Championships!
Pokemon League Challenge events are open to all players. Gnome Games League Challenges are always Standard format and require a $10 entry fee to play. Players need to bring their own legal 60-card deck, damage counters, a randomizer and come prepared with a Pokemon Deck List – ready to turn in when they register.
Here is the November 2017 Gnome Games Pokemon League Challenge Schedule
Players will need their standard legal 60 card deck, a printed deck list, their POP Pokemon ID card, a randomizer (dice or coin), damage counters and condition tokens (burn, paralyzed, asleep) and their $10 entry fee.
Tournament is SWISS format with best 2 of 3 matches. Number of rounds will be determined by number of players.
Winner of each match will receive a booster pack. Championship Points will be awarded to players who have registered their POP ID in accordance with the official Pokemon Championship Point System
There is no Top Cut for a League Challenge
The Standard format is the standard tournament format for Play! Pokémon events.
The 2018 season Standard format currently consists of the following expansions and sets
Sun & Moon
Sun & Moon—Guardians Rising
Sun & Moon—Burning Shadows
Sun & Moon—Crimson Invasion legal on November 17, 2017
XY Trainer Kit—Latias and Latios
XY Trainer Kit—Pikachu Libre and Suicune
Sun & Moon Trainer Kit—Lycanroc & Alolan Raichu
Mc Donald’s Collection 2016
Black Star Promo Cards: XY67 and higher, SM01 and higher
For more information about Pokemon Tournaments please visit the official Pokemon Tournament Rules website – https://www.pokemon.com/us/play-pokemon/about/tournaments-rules-and-resources/
Want to play Pokemon but don’t want to play in a tournament? Come to our Free Pokemon Leagues every week and just have fun!