Standard PPTQ – June 4, 2016


Preliminary Pro Tour Qualifiers (PPTQs) are the first step for players on their path to the Magic: The Gathering Pro Tour. By winning a Preliminary PTQ, you will qualify for that season’s Regional Pro Tour Qualifier (RPTQ).

Battlegrounds Gaming is hosting a PPTQ Saturday, June 4, 2016.

  • Format: Standard
  • REL competitive – Decklists required
  • Swiss rounds based on attendance with cut to top 8
  • Registration: 10 am
  • Start: 11 am
  • Entry: $25.00
  • Prizes:
    1st place: $200 + invite to RPTQ
    2nd place: $100
    3rd 4th: $50 each
    5th-8th: $25 each

Link to Facebook event.

In addition to the PPTQ, there will be a Modern tournament at 5pm.
Swiss rounds based on attendance – NO cut to top 8.
Entrance fee is $10.
Prizes will be announced shortly.

In-store Gaming Tables for Miniatures

Open Gaming Tables
At our old location, we only had room for 4 tables for miniatures gaming. The size of the shop allowed for only 1 event at a time and rarely any spare space when we were running tournaments or game days. Sundays were often crowded with a few players waiting for a game to finish so they can get on a board.

Our new location has no such issues. Continue reading

April 30 Board Game Day


International Table Top Day is Saturday, April 30, 2016.  Although I missed sign up date and will not have the promotional items, I will have open tables available for board games all day!  I’ll be open 11am – 9 pm (special late hours)


To celebrate International Table Top Day, we’re putting board games and non-collectible card games on sale for the day!
Bring your purchase to the register and roll two D20 die.
Add the results to find your percent discount.

Facebook event.

Shadows Over Innistrad Pre-release

Online registration has closed.  There are still spots available for each of our prereleases.  Come on down and register up to 10 minutes before the event.

Shadows Over Innistrad Pre-Releases take place April 2-3, 2016!  We will have our usual Midnight, Noon, 6PM tournaments on Saturday; and Two-Headed Giant on Sunday at 1pm!  Entry is $30.
You may register now for pre-release events online or in the store.
The release of the set will be Friday, April 8, 2016.

Here is information on pre-ordering Magic: Shadows Over Innistrad product.

These offers are good through April 4, 2016 and only available in store.

Booster Box: $110 +tax.
Six-box case: $620 +tax.
Combo Deal (1 Booster Box + 1 Fat pack): $140 + tax.

Loony Labs Demo Night


Battlegrounds Gaming is happy to host a demo night of THREE(!) upcoming releases from Loony Labs: UglyDoll Loonacy, Firefly Fluxx, and Mad Libs the Game.  Join us March 16, 2016 at 7pm for some loony fun!

If you enjoyed the games, be sure to reserve your copy/copies with Battlegrounds Gaming!

About Battlegrounds

January 13, 2016 is the start of a new era for Battlegrounds Gaming! Our new location at 362 Main Avenue, Norwalk CT will open with more space and more parking!  This larger space will allow us to run more events concurrently.  Keep an eye on our event calendar for more information.  Also follow us on Twitter and our Facebook page.

July 8th, 2011 marked a new day for gaming in Fairfield County as Battlegrounds Gaming opened it’s doors for the first time. We are looking to provide a place for fans of all genres of games to get together to share their favorite hobby. We have tables available for trading card games, board games, Warhammer & 40k, and role-playing games. For the Magic the Gathering player, we will have weekly tournaments for standard and booster drafts!
Come to Norwalk, Connecticut and check us out! Easy to get to from I-95 or the Merritt Parkway (Route 15).
Feel free to email us with questions, comments, suggestions, criticisms or praise. Look for us on Facebook by clicking the logo to the right.

Store Hours

Monday 11 – 10
Tuesday 11 – 10
Wednesday 11 – 10
Thursday 11 – 9
Friday 11 – 11
Saturday 12 – 6
Sunday 12 – 6


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