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Star Wars X-Wing Second Edition Preview and Release Celebration

Gnome Games welcomes Star Wars X-Wing Second Edition to the tables on September 13

X-Wing fans it’s almost time for the Star Wars Second Edition to hit the tables across the Gnome Games universe and we’ve got some special play opportunities for you. You can check out 2nd Edition X-Wing at the Gnome Games stores starting tonight, pick up your new ships and conversion kits on September 13th , then put them on the table Friday September 14 at the X-Wing Release Celebration at Gnome Games Green Bay East!

In X-Wing Second Edition, you assemble a squadron of iconic starfighters from across the Star Wars saga and engage in fast-paced, high-stakes space combat with iconic pilots such as Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader.

With refined gameplay that focuses on the physical act of flying starships, X-Wing Second Edition lets you create your own Star Wars space battles right on your tabletop. Intuitive mechanics create the tense atmosphere of a firefight while beautifully pre-painted miniatures draw you deeper into the action. Man your ships and enter the fray!

Get and early peek at X-Wing 2nd Edition at Gnome Games

We have an early copy of the X-Wing Second Edition Core Set and Conversion Kits to let you see what’s inside. You can check the 2nd Edition out at the weekly Gnome Games X-Wing events:

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Friday Night Flights
Gnome Games Green Bay East

Friday evenings from 6:30 – 10
100 Point teams

Saturday X-Wing at the Gnome
Gnome Games Appleton East

1:00 – 6:00
100 Point Teams

Monday Night X-Wing
Gnome Games Green Bay West

6:00 – 9:00
100 Points casual play

Star Wars X-Wing Second Edition Release Celebration

Join us for the Star Wars X-Wing Release Celebration Friday September 14 at Gnome Games Green Bay East

Learn to play X-Wing 2nd Edition
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Friday September 14
4 – 7 PM
FREE!

Join us for the X-Wing 2nd Edition Release Skirmish starting at 6:30 PM. You may play in either the Core Set Skirmish or the Conversion Skirmish for free with the purchase of either a 2nd Edition Core Set or one of the Upgrade Kits that give you everything you need to upgrade your current X-Wing ships to the new edition!

X-Wing Second Edition Core Set Skirmish
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Friday Sept 14
6:00 PM Registration
6:30 1st Round
Entry for this event is Free with the purchase of a 2nd Edition X-Wing Core Set or $5
Players may only use the contents of an X-Wing 2nd Edition Core Set to play in this skirmish. This is a perfect opportunity to get into the game, and rules will be taught!

X-Wing Second Edition Conversion Skirmish
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Friday Sept 14
6:00 Registration
6:45 1st Round
Entry for this event is FREE with the purchase of any 2nd Edition X-Wing Conversion Kit or $5 at the event
100 Point fleets, and all upgrade rules are in effect.

Players are allowed and encouraged to change their squads between each round in both events to allow you to try out as much of the 2nd Edition as possible!

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Star Wars Destiny – Rivals Draft Set Prerelease Dec 15 -17

Gnome Games will host a weekend of Star Wars Destiny – Rivals Draft Set Prerelease events December 15 – 17.

The Star Wars: Destiny Rivals Draft Set introduces a new way to play Destiny in the form of draft and sealed events. Playing in a draft requires each player to have one Rivals Draft Set and six Star Wars: Destiny booster packs of any set. What’s more, the cards in your Rivals Draft Set are completely reusable—no matter how many drafts you play, you’ll only ever need to buy a single copy of the Rivals Draft Set to enable your draft games of Star Wars: Destiny!

Gnome Games will have a very limited number of Rivals Draft Sets available for these early prerelease events. The Rivals Draft Set Prerelease events are on a first preregistered, first seated basis with a strict one set per player – you must be present to play basis with no exceptions. If you are a no show you will not get your set, it will be given to another player, and your entry fee will be refunded.

Here’s the complete Star Wars Destiny Rivals Draft Set Prerelease schedule

Friday December 15th

Friday Night Prerelease Draft
Gnome Games Green Bay West

Registration (if any seats are left) opens at 6:00
Drafting starts at 6:30 Sharp
STRICT PLAYER LIMIT: 12 Players
Entry $40 (Tax Included)
Entry includes:

  • 1 Star Wars Destiny Rivals Draft Set
  • 2 Star Wars Destiny Awakenings Boosters
  • 2 Star Wars Destiny Spirit of Rebellion Boosters
  • 2 Star Wars Destiny Empire at War Boosters

Players will draft and play 3 rounds, win a match win a booster. Round 1 Awakenings, Round 2 Spirit of Rebellion, Round 3 Empire at War.

Preregistration will go live at 8:30 PM Monday December 11th  https://gnomegames.com/event/destiny-rivals-draft-set-prerelease-gbw/ 

Saturday December 16th

December Destiny OP Kit Tournament
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Registration 12:30
Tournament Starts at 1 PM
Entry $5
Player should bring a constructed ‘deck’
The new Rivals Set is NOT legal for this event.
Prizes include boosters, Tokens, Alternate Art Jet Packs, Isolation promos

Sunday December 17th

Appleton East Rivals Draft Set Prerelease Draft
Gnome Games Appleton East

Registration (if any seats are left) opens at 12:30
Drafting starts at 1:00 Sharp
STRICT PLAYER LIMIT: 6 Players (We may increase if we can get more kits)
Entry $40 (Tax Included)
Entry includes:

  • 1 Star Wars Destiny Rivals Draft Set
  • 2 Star Wars Destiny Awakenings Boosters
  • 2 Star Wars Destiny Spirit of Rebellion Boosters
  • 2 Star Wars Destiny Empire at War Boosters

Players will draft and play 3 rounds, win a match win a booster. Round 1 Awakenings, Round 2 Spirit of Rebellion, Round 3 Empire at War.

Preregistration will go live at 8:30 PM Monday December 11th at https://gnomegames.com/event/star-wars-destiny-rivals-draft-set-prerelease-ape/