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Welcome to the Cloud City Rollers local Destiny weekly news! We’ll continue to update this page as more event details come in throughout the week!
Quick LGS News, gossip, and SALES
- UPDATE: Thursday lunch meetup at Century Cafe is cancelled for this week.
- UPDATE: Bothell store Zulu’s Board Game Cafe will be holding an Awakenings block Cube Draft this Thursday at 7 p.m.! Details below.
- Spark of Hope, the next Destiny expansion, will be released on Friday, July 5. Alliance Distribution may be switching to Friday releases rather than Thursdays, or the July 5 release may have been chosen due to Independence Day falling on a Thursday.
- Everett store Geeky Villain is planning another sealed box tournament during Independence Day weekend to celebrate the Spark of Hope release. Stay tuned for details!
- Renton store Shane’s Big League Sport Cards, preferred local shop of Magic: The Gathering fan and Seahawks defensive end Cassius Marsh, would like to host Destiny events this summer. If you’re interested in being a tournament organizer or would like more details, please contact the shop at (425) 277-3717.
- Lynnwood store Around the Table is considering hosting Destiny events on either Tuesdays, Wednesdays, or Saturdays, depending on interest.
- New playmats are here! Send your order requests to reserve one for pick up or contact Sinomi via Discord to arrange shipping.
Upcoming events this week
Monday, June 24
Gabi’s Olympic Cards and Comics – 4230 Pacific Ave SE, Lacey, WA 98503 – 6:30 p.m.
Casual Game Night
Bring a couple of decks and let’s just play some games of Destiny.
Tuesday, June 25
(No known Tuesday events currently planned)
Wednesday, June 26
Pair O’ Dice Games – Suite 113, 4152 Meridian St, Bellingham, WA 98226 – 6:30 p.m.
Our regular weekly Destiny Night starts at 6:30 p.m. at Pair o’ Dice Games. We’ll keep it going on Wednesday nights into the foreseeable future.
Javasti Maple Leaf – 8410 5th Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98115 – 7 p.m.
Omnigamers Dilemma Wednesday! Open CCG/LCG gaming starts at 7 p.m. at Cafe Javasti, 8410 5th NE. Destiny, Netrunner, Warhammer Age of Sigmar Champions, Transformers TCG, and Keyforge are what I’ll have on hand, and there is usually a selection of mid-weight euro games as well.
The cafe is closed. Outside food and drink welcome.
Thursday, June 27
The Century Cafe – 1600 7th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, 2nd Floor – CANCELLED
CANCELLED FOR THIS WEEK
The Century Cafe is located in the Nordstrom corporate building, but open to all. You can find players having lunch and rolling some dice there!
Zulu’s Board Game Cafe – 10234 Main St, Bothell, WA 98011 – 5:30 p.m. (Casual), 7 p.m. (Cube Draft)
Cube Draft & Casual Play
Come hang out at Zulu’s Board Game Cafe with the Cloud City Rollers! Early birds usually show up around 5:30 p.m., but the larger group tends to gather around 7 p.m. Zulu’s carries a wide variety of beer and cider on tap, and offers a full menu that includes burgers, salads, appetizers, and desserts!
UPDATE from Kalaheo: Hey everyone! This Thursday at Zulu’s we will be doing a Cube Draft using the first three sets: Awakenings, Spirit of the Rebellion, and Empire at War. It will be free to participate, and you don’t need a draft kit. Just bring your tokens! The Cube Draft will start at 7 p.m.
If you haven’t drafted before, don’t feel like building a Standard deck, are new, or are coming back to the game, this is a great time to come roll some dice. We will have some prizes to give out, and first place will get the full art It Binds All Things available only at Galactic Qualifiers!
The Cube Draft will have 3 draft rounds. In each of those rounds, every player will get 18 cards. 15 of those cards will be cards for the deck, and 3 will be characters and battlefields. At the end of the draft, players will have 45 cards to use to build their 30 card deck. Characters can be elite, and you can mix factions. In the cube there are two of each common, plus one copy of every other card EXCEPT Darth Vader – Sith Lord, Palpatine – Galactic Emperor, Force Speed, and Ancient Lightsaber.
Friday, June 28
Geeky Villain – #20, 607 SE Everett Mall Way, Everett, WA 98208 – 6:30 p.m.
- $15 entry
- Many random prizes to be given out
- Pity packs
- Get double the points for the season
1st place prize is $60 store credit
2nd place prize is $30 store credit
3rd place prize is $20 store credit
On every Friday in April through June, we will have events that will range from draft to Standard constructed and even Infinite. Depending on the number of wins you get in an event, you will garner points and will have a running tally and season ranking at Geeky Villain. At the end of the season, all points will be tallied and the season winners (and perhaps even a few runner-ups) will get amazing prizes!
There is more to come, but we’re wanting to start out with a bang—the first Season Championship Prize will be a brand new Star Wars Ultimate Vinyl Collection 12P and a Bluetooth turntable!
I hope many of you are as excited as we are!
Please inquire with questions that you may have.
Thank you very much, and as always, please Stay Geeky!
Saturday, June 29
Geek Fortress – 1207 13th St Suite K, Snohomish, WA 98290 – Time TBA
Hang out with us at Geek Fortress this Saturday! We’ll be flying casual this evening, so bring your favorite decks and relax.
Sunday, June 30
(No known Sunday events currently planned)