Gaming @ Rookies
Rookies carries a great selection of fun and unique
tabletop games -- many of which you won't find in
your usual stores!  Board games, card games,
miniatures and role-playing!  
HeroClix!  Magic The
Gathering!  Pokemon!  Yu-Gi-Oh!  Dungeons &
Dragons!  King of Tokyo!  Munchkin!  Settlers of
Catan!  And many more!

Gaming Events
- We have the largest HeroClix
tournaments in the area and support this game
with lots of products always in stock!  We're also a
Wizards of the Coast Advanced-Level Store with
Magic The Gathering tournaments
including Friday Night Magic and Prereleases!  
Rookies also holds demos, game nights and
tournaments for other games including King of
Tokyo, Force of Will, Yu-Gi-Oh!, and more! --
Held at
BC Pizza just down the street unless otherwise

Check out our Gaming Event Schedule below!
We also post events to our Facebook page!
Rookies’ Gaming Event Schedule
All gaming events meet at BC Pizza in Lowell unless noted.  Players should come
prepared with dice, tokens, etc.  Experienced players, newbies and spectators are always
welcome!  For more details stop in the store or call (616) 897-5650.

LIKE US on Facebook and join our "Rookies Heroclix Crew", "Rookies Magic (M:tG) Crew",
and "Rookies Tabletop Gaming Crew" groups!  Great resources for updates, discussions,
or putting together some casual gaming date nights!  BC Pizza is always hospitable to us
gamers playing there - just be sure to give them some business!

August 2018:

YU-GI-OH! TOURNAMENTS: Players should join our Facebook Group “Rookies Yu-Gi-Oh!
Duelists” for details on events!

BOARD GAME PLAYERS:  Join our “Rookies Tabletop Gaming Crew”
Facebook Group to hear about last-minute game events this month!

MAGIC THE GATHERING   Fri, Aug 10 (6PM @ BC Pizza) – “Commander”
Cost is $7.00 and includes pizza, pop and prizes!

HEROCLIX      Sat, Aug 11 (noon @ BC Pizza) – “Trinity OP (Superman)”
800pt Golden Age.  Prizes include Superman LE #D17-010 from the Trinity OP kit.
Cost is $7 and includes pizza, pop and prizes!

MAGIC THE GATHERING   Fri, Aug 17 (6pm @ BC Pizza) –
                                                                                “FNM: Core 2019 League, Week 1”
Week 1 (of 3):  Three rounds of Mini-Masters. Players will receive three boosters of Core
2019. At the start of each round players will open a sealed booster, remove the token and
basic land card, and add three basic lands of each type. These 30 cards will make up the
player's deck for that round. Player will play their decks blind (meaning that other than the
lands, they won't know what cards are in their decks).  There is also a participation prize of
Reliquary Tower promo foils for all players!

Cost is $20 and includes 3 boosters, pizza, pop and prizes!

HEROCLIX      Sat, Aug 18 (noon @ BC Pizza) – “Days of Future Past Month 1—Sealed”
Month 1 (of 3).  The cover of Uncanny X-Men 141 is one of the most iconic pieces of art in
all of comics – the cover to part 1 of Days of Future Past quickly communicates to the
observer what a dire situation the X-Men are facing.  Starting in Summer 2018, playe
rs will get a chance to play at their local gaming store to earn Days of Future Past Wante
d Poster ID cards. If players amass enough points across the entire event to become the w
inner of the entire Storyline OP Event and earn a terrifying and never-before-Clixed Tri-
       Marvel HeroClix: Days of Future Past is a three-month Storyline Organized Play ev
ent series that will excite the player community and encourage new players to join the fight
in Days of Future Past.  Each month is a sealed event featuring a different 2018 set.
       Prizes for this event include Wolverine Wanted Poster ID cards for all participants and
Kitty Pryde Wanted Poster ID cards for the event winners.  A win in this event is worth 3
points, and a loss 1 point, toward winning the Grand Prize piece in Month 3.

Cost is $25 and includes (2) X-Men Xavier’s School boosters, pizza, pop and prizes!

MAGIC THE GATHERING   Fri, Aug 24 (6pm @ BC Pizza) –
                                                                                 “FNM: Core 2019 League, Week 2”
Week 2 (of 3):  One round of Mini-Masters, and two rounds of League Constructed Decks.
Returning League Players will receive one booster of Core 2019, and new League Players
will receive three. Round one will be Mini-Masters following the same rules as week one.
After round one, players will construct a 30 card (minimum) deck using only cards they
have received in the "Core 2019 League" (not including any cards received as prizes for
the events). Returning players will have the three packs from week one plus the pack they
received for the round one Mini-Masters. New players use the pack they used for the first
round Mini-Masters plus their other two sealed packs. All players will then compete in the
next two rounds using their League Decks.

Cost for returning League Players will be $10, for new League Players it will be $20.

HEROCLIX      Sat, Aug 25 (noon @ BC Pizza) – “Trinity OP (Batman)”
500pt Modern Age.  Prizes include Batman LE #D17-011 from the Trinity OP kit.
Cost is $7 and includes pizza, pop and prizes!

MAGIC THE GATHERING   Fri, Aug 31 (6pm @ BC Pizza)
                                                                                – “FNM: Core 2019 League, Week 3”
Week 3 (of 3):  One round of Mini-Masters, and two rounds of League Constructed Decks
as explained in the Week 2 description.  All players who attend week 3 will be eligible to
win the special prize. It will be awarded to the player that wins that event. However, while
any player is eligible to win the prize, players that attend more events will have a larger
cardpool for constructing their League Decks. This means that the only way to receive
League boosters is to attend League events.

Cost for returning League Players will be $10, for new League Players it will be $20.

HeroClix Hall of Fame!
Customers show off their sweet figure pulls from boosters
and tourney prizes they've won!  (Click pic to enlarge)
Nate (a.k.a. "NATRON")
shows off his
he pulled from a
pack of World of Warcraft
cards... these have sold
for $1,000!  Niiice!