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Game Events for March 2020

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Game Events for March 2020

Every month we pack as many gaming events into our calendar as we can. Here's a rundown of special events you can look forward to next month! Click the event image to get more details. Board Game Social Sunday 1st March, 12pm Entry: £2* / Free for Horizons Members Come in and try out a game from our library, pick up something new from the shelves and get it straight to the table, or bring in your own and get first-hand help with the rules. Your entry fee will be credited back to you on any board game purchase made on...

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New Game Releases - 26th February 2020

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New Game Releases - 26th February 2020

New game releases are here! Take a look to see what's arrived in store this week! MAGIC: THE GATHERING UNSANCTIONED Choose two wacky silver-bordered 30-card decks, shuffle them together, and watch the mayhem unfold! Unsanctioned is a ready-to-play "Un-set" experience. Inside, you'll find five 30-card, mono-colored decks, each designed to synergize with one another in unique and surprising ways. Each player combines two decks into one 60-card deck and faces off for some wacky gameplay that stretches the limits of what Magic cards can do. POKÉMON TCG TOXTRICITY V BOX Loaded with rebellious attitude, Toxtricity V is loud, proud, and ready to...

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Games Coming Soon - 25th February 2020

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Games Coming Soon - 25th February 2020

In this week's tabletop preorders, we're looking forward to some light-weight board games, a new RPG starter set, another welcome addition to the Pathfinder book range, and this year's must-have for MTG Standard players. As always, make sure you preorder early to get these items for release day! TRUFFLE SHUFFLE Truffle Shuffle will appeal to chocolate fans who want a simple card game that is easy to learn and quick to play. The tableau-drafting mechanic will seem familiar to 7 Wonders Duel players, though its light-weight gameplay will feel right at home to fans of Point Salad. In the quick-playing, card-drafting game...

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New Releases - 19th February 2020

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New Releases - 19th February 2020

New releases are here! Take a look to see what's arrived in store this week, plus a few late arrivals from last week! COMPLETE KOBOLD GUIDE TO GAME DESIGN 2ND EDITION Between these covers, you’ll find practical, thought-provoking essays on worldbuilding, creating magic systems, conflict, and compelling stories, what to expect when you work as a design professional, and much more. Conceptual chapters examine what game design is and how good design can create the best games. Concrete examples provide models to help you create well-rounded designs and exciting adventures. TINY TOWNS FORTUNE EXPANSION In Tiny Towns: Fortune, the creatures of...

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Games Coming Soon - 18th February 2020

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Games Coming Soon - 18th February 2020

Want to reserve your games in advance for your best chance of having it in your hands on release day? Take a look at what's been added to our preorder list this week, then get in touch with us to secure your copy! STELLAR Space! For millennia, humans have marvelled at the cosmos. Modern astronomy gives us valuable insight about what’s happening in the universe, but there is still a sense of wonder to be had in looking up at the expanse above us. In Stellar, you are stargazers, calibrating your telescopes to bring into view celestial objects of various...

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