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Pop Up Gen Con comes to Gnome Games Aug 1 – 4

Gnome Games is selected as Pop Up Gen Con location

Gnome Games has been selected as an exclusive Pop-Up Gen Con location!

Pop-Up Gen Con 2019 comes to Gnome Games

Can’t make it to Indianapolis for Gen Con 2019?

Pop-Up Gen Con brings the convention experience to Gnome Games !

Gnome Games will have exclusive demo copies of new games debuting at Gen Con so you can play and pre-order convention-release games before they hit the market! Gnome Games Green Bay West and Gnome Games Appleton are 2 of the 40 exclusive Pop-Up Gen Con stores selected to play August 1-4, and feature video content streamed live from Gen Con 2019 in the Indiana Convention Center.

Gather with local gaming community, try out hot new games before anyone else, and feel the excitement of The Best Four Days in Gaming™ — all from the comfort of your friendly local game store!

Official Pop Up Gen Con Registration is just $5 and includes a commemorative badge and an exclusive Pin Bazaar: Gen Con pin.
You will need a badge to participate in some of the feature events at Gnome Games. Preregister today at

Make sure you select Gnome Games as your store so you can join us at the tables!

Participating Publishers

Greater Than GamesMedium
Renegade GamesTerror Below and Bargain Quest
Breaking GamesWe’re Doomed! and Hypothetically Fun
Forbidden GamesExtraordinary Adventures: Pirates
Czech GamesTrapwords
PandasaurusMental Blocks
PaizoPathfinder Second Edition: Core Rulebook and Bestiary
Z-Man GamesLove Letter (New Edition) and Hadara

Watch the Gnome Games website for the complete Pop Up Gen Con event schedule! We’ll have a lot more fun than these new games for you to play and enjoy all weekend long!

Have more questions? Check out the Pop Up FAQ

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GBE – Ticket To Ride: North Pole Family Day!

Ticket To Ride: North Pole Family Day!

Where: Gnome Games Green Bay East (GBE)
Saturday, December 8th
From 1pm – 4pm
Ages: 8+
Time: 45 minutes to play
Cost: FREE!


You and your family are invited to stop in and celebrate this very special time of year with a very special game: Ticket To Ride! Come in your warm pajamas, sip some hot cocoa, enjoy a cookie and learn this award winning family friendly board game!

Rumor has it that Santa has dropped off a few early Christmas gifts for some lucky passengers as well!

Don’t know how to play? Let us teach you!

The rules of the game are fairly simple and you will be lining up your train cars and completing routs in no time!

What is Ticket to Ride?

Ticket to Ride is a cross-country train adventure where players collect cards of various types of train cars that enable them to claim railway routes connecting cities in various countries around the world.

The longer the routes, the more points they earn!

Additional points come to those who can fulfill their Destination Tickets by connecting two distant cities, and to the player who builds the longest continuous railway!

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Magic: Family Bonding with Battlebond at Gnome Games Green Bay East

Welcome to Battlebond!

Magic Battlebond - at Gnome GamesWelcome to Battlebond, where competitors battle in pairs! Recruit a trusted partner and fight shoulder-to-shoulder, hand-in-hand, or back-to-back for glory and the roar of the crowd! Forge an unbreakable bond with your combat companion and claim your place in the pantheon of champions!  Battlebond is a new set for Magic the Gathering and hits the tables at all Gnome Games stores in June.

Pick Your Partner and Enter the Coliseum!

Gnome Games Green Bay East will host a set of sealed events for you and your partner to try and claim the title of 2HG Battlebond Victor!

Sunday, June 3rd, 1pm -PREVIEW EVENT! – Sealed 2HG – Green Bay East

  • $30/Team – 6 Packs (Shared pool)
  • 3 Rounds – Best of 1 Matches
  • Win-A-Match – Win-A-Pack!

Sunday, June 10th, 1pm – LAUNCH EVENT! – Sealed 2HG – Green Bay East

  • $30/Team – 6 Packs (Shared pool)
  • 3 Rounds – Best of 1 Matches
  • Win-A-Match – Win-A-Pack!
  • NEW LOCATION! This will be at our new location 1683 E. Mason Street, Green Bay, WI 54302 (Next to Happy Joes!)

The Family that Plays together Saves together!

We have heard it said: “You can pick your friends but you can’t pick your family”. But we think thats BOGUS! In fact if you do pick a family member to be your partner we will take $5 of your teams entry making it $25/team!

NOTE: Even though as a team you form a 2 Headed Giant, please no picking each others noses!