Greater Seattle Area Local Events and News (May 27 – June 2, 2019)

Are you ready for the Washington State Galactic Qualifiers?

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

  • Cascade Games LLC will be running the Washington State Galactic Qualifiers this weekend at Evergreen Tabletop Expo, hosted this year at the Digipen Institute of Technology in Redmond. More details and preregistration links can be found at the bottom of this page (or you can skip to it here)!
  • Destiny content creators visiting from out of state have invited local players to come hang out after the Saturday Galactic Qualifer at Black Raven Brewing Co. in Redmond. Come meet content creators from Dice of Failure, Artificery, Dice Commando, Monks Gaming Battlefield, and of course, the Cloud City Rollers (and maybe others too?). All are welcome! More details here.
  • Bothell store Zulu’s Board Game Cafe miraculously recovered a portion of their stolen merchandise thanks to some friendly strangers who picked the cards up off of the street after a bizarre dumping of the merchandise out of a moving vehicle.
  • Snohomish store Geek Fortress is looking to start running events on Saturday evenings, starting around 7 p.m. (likely a week or two after the Galactic Qualifiers).
  • Lynnwood store MeltingTop Games had their last full open day on May 26. UPDATE – BONUS HOURS: MeltingTop Games will be open on Tuesday, May 28 and Wednesday, May 29 from 7 p.m. to 9 p. m. There will be a 45% off discount on most remaining merchandise, plus 30% off CCGs. They will only be accepting cash.
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Upcoming events this week


Monday, May 27

Optimism Brewing Company – 1158 Broadway, Seattle, WA 98122 – 5 p.m.

Casual Play

We have a steady group of players in Capitol Hill! We’re excited to get more folks into our little crew, so come play! Optimism has lots of space and beer, plus you can bring food in. Pretty ideal!


Zulu’s Board Game Cafe – 10234 Main St, Bothell, WA 98011 – 5 p.m.

Casual Play / GQ Practice

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!

Emphasis will be on preparing for the Galactic Qualifiers at ETX, so bring your best Trilogy, Standard, and Infinite decks!


Gabi’s Olympic Cards and Comics – 4230 Pacific Ave SE, Lacey, WA 98503 – 6:30 p.m.

Casual Play / GQ Practice – Monday, May 27

Bring a couple decks and lets just play some games of Destiny.

Some People will be prepping for the GQ at ETX so bring a competitive deck and a casual fun deck. That way we can do the best of both worlds.

Facebook event here


Tuesday, May 28

(No known Tuesday events currently planned)


Wednesday, May 29

Pair O’ Dice Games – Suite 113, 4152 Meridian St, Bellingham, WA 98226 – 6:30 p.m.

Casual Play

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.

Casual Play

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, May 30

The Century Cafe – 1600 7th Ave, Seattle, WA 98101, 2nd Floor – 11:30 a.m.

Casual Play

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 Play / GQ Practice

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!

Emphasis will be on preparing for the Galactic Qualifiers at ETX, so bring your best Trilogy, Standard, and Infinite decks!


Friday, May 31

Geeky Villain – #20, 607 SE Everett Mall Way, Everett, WA 98208 – 6:30 p.m.

Standard format tournament on Friday, May 31 (League Week 9)

Standard Format Double XP Event!
– $15 entry
– Many random prizes to be given out
– Pity packs
– Participants get double the normal season points

PRIZES:
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 to 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 1

Galactic Qualifiers – Evergreen Tabletop Expo (ETX) – Digipen Institute of Technology – 9931 Willows Rd, Redmond, WA 98052 – 10 a.m.

10 a.m. On Demand Escape Pod Tournaments – $10 entry

10 a.m. On Demand Draft Pod Tournaments – $25 entry

10 a.m. Destiny Galactic Qualifier: Trilogy – $20 entry

3 p.m. Destiny Galactic Qualifier: Standard – $20 entry

Preregistration available here


Star Wars: Destiny Community Meet Up – Seattle GQ – Black Raven Brewing Company – 14679 NE 95th St, Redmond, WA 98052 – 7 p.m.

Social gathering for local players, community content creators, and visitors from afar!

We’re hoping a bunch of us can link up on Saturday night after the GQ to talk about the events or just have a great time meeting and greeting, playing more Destiny, or whatever!

Facebook event here


Sunday, June 2

Galactic Qualifiers – Evergreen Tabletop Expo (ETX) – Digipen Institute of Technology – 9931 Willows Rd, Redmond, WA 98052 – 10 a.m.

10 a.m. On Demand Escape Pod Tournaments – $10 entry

10 a.m. On Demand Draft Pod Tournaments – $25 entry

10 a.m. Destiny Galactic Qualifier: Standard – $20 entry

3 p.m. Destiny Galactic Qualifier: Infinite – $20 entry

Preregistration available here