Guilds of Ravnica Pre-Release & Pre-orders

UPDATE (9/28/18, 1am) 0 open spot for Golgari at Midnight 0 open spot for Golgari at Noon. 1 open spots for Dimir at Noon. 4 open sports for Golgari at 6pm. Other guilds are still available.   Back to Return to Ravnica!  Guilds of Ravnica is the 3rd visit to this popular plane.  This set's spoilers have already begun and pre-releases are just around the corner.  With a release date of October 5, 2018 Guilds of Ravnica is going to have a huge impact on events through the autumn.  Here is what Battlegrounds Gaming will be offering in the coming weeks!

PRE-RELEASES (September 29-30)

We have 4 events over the weekend of September 29 and September 30.  Each tournament costs $30 and includes 5 booster packs of Guilds of Ravnica, 1 guild-specific pack and a special date-stamped foil promo rare or mythic.  The events run 4 rounds with the following prize payouts:
  • 4-0 get 10 booster packs
  • 3-0-1 get 7 booster packs
  • 3-1 get 4 booster packs
  • 2 wins gets 1 pack
So come play in one of our events and sign up online here to reserve a spot. Sept 28/29 at Midnight Saturday Sept 29 at Noon Saturday Sept 29 at 6pm Sunday Sept 30 at 1pm - Format is Two-Headed Giant Sign up online at


Guilds of Ravnica releases Friday, October 5 and Battlegrounds Gaming will celebrate with an FNM Booster Draft at 7pm.  Entry is $15 + tax and will run for 3 rounds.  All players with a 3-0 record will get 6 boosters of the new set and an FNM Promo.  Player who finish 2-1 will get 2 booster packs.  In addition, extra FNM Promo cards will be distributed randomly during the draft.


If the release day draft wasn't enough for you, we'll do it again.  Saturday at 2pm. Entry is $15 plus tax with the same pack prizes as the release day draft (no FNM promos though).


Pre-order booster boxes of Guilds of Ravnica and pick them up during pre-release weekend!  Each box purchased will receive the foil Buy-A-Box Promo card of Impervious Greatwurm - not available in booster packs. Order now and get your boxes September 29 or 30.  Click here. Any other purchases will be available on release date of October 5, 2018. Pre-release offer expires September 28, 2018  

Modern PPTQ – August 11, 2018

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). Attendance capped at 48 players - best to register online (link below). Include DCI number in 'Note to Merchant' during checkout. Format: MODERN - REL competitive Swiss rounds based on attendance with Top 8 playoff Registration: 10 am - 10:50 am Player Meeting: 11 am Entry: $25.00 Prizes for up to 32 players: 1st place: $140 + invite to RPTQ 2nd place: $70 3rd 4th: $35 each 5th-8th: $15 each Prizes for 33+ 1st place: $160 + invite to RPTQ 2nd: $80 3rd & 4th: $40 each 5th-8th: $20 each ** Record matches 8th place but did not make top 8 = 3 M19 booster packs. sign up online at: Please type your DCI# in the "Note to merchant" when signing out.