Emerald Tavern Games & Cafe will be closed on Independence Day so that our employees may celebrate the birth of our great nation with their friends and families. We shall resume normal operations and hours July 5th. Happy Birthday America!
Please note that we will be closing at 7pm Monday the 7/6 for a staff meeting. We apologize for any inconvenience. Thank you.
Fireside games, the company who brought us Castle Panic and Bears, will be on site from 2-6 pm Friday, June 26th looking for volunteers to help playtest TWO new games.
One is a game about collecting cats and the other is about building the best steampunk airship. So stop by and try one or both out.
Ever been curious about miniature painting but didn’t know where to dive in? Been a while and looking to get back into this relaxing hobby? Well, here’s your chance!
Join us Monday July, 6th between 2-6 PM for Painting with a Pint!
$7 gets you entry and your choice of beverage* and a free blind bag Reaper miniature (yours to keep). We will supply paints and brushes. New and experienced painters are welcome.
For folks just getting started, or looking for a refresher, we will teach basic miniature painting techniques including priming, base coating, drybrushing and the use of washes. Staff will be on hand to provide instruction and answer questions. Join in anytime during the event.
*Event fee includes one beverage (draft beer, glass of wine/mead, tea, coffee or soft drink up to $7).
Some of you may have noticed the changes on our calendar regarding Magic Wednesdays. That’s right. Standard Constructed tournaments are returning! Our monthly Magic schedule will work as follows:
- 1st Wednesday: Drafts & Drafts
- 2nd Wednesday: Standard
- 3rd Wednesday: Drafts & Drafts
- 4th Wednesday: Standard
The rare 5th Wednesday will be reserved for special events, such as non-standard drafts (Conspiracy, Modern Masters) and/or off weeks as necessitated by our events schedule. Keep an eye on our events calendar to know what’s coming up.
What’s more, we have another happy announcement: We will be hosting a Magic: Origins Prerelease in July!
Come learn to play our first monthly featured demo game, Sentinel Tactics!
Sentinel Tactics: The Flame of Freedom is an easy to learn, hex-grid based tactical combat game set in the world of Sentinel Comics! Players can go head-to-head in skirmish play, or experience the stories by playing through the included Scenario Books! Come check it out and pick up a copy today!
Come check out our first monthly featured demo game, Sentinel Tactics!
Sentinel Tactics: The Flame of Freedom is the hex-grid based tactical combat game set in the world of Sentinel Comics! Go head-to-head in skirmish play, or experience the stories by playing through the included Scenario Books!
The Flame of Freedom, which takes the players through the Freedom Five’s interactions with their long-lost ally, Ra, and includes the heroes Legacy, Bunker, Tachyon, The Wraith, Absolute Zero, and Ra, as well as the villains Baron Blade, Omnitron-V, and Citizen Dawn.
Come check it out and pick up a copy today!
Join us Saturday the 23rd at 2pm to celebrate the release of Modern Masters 2015! Come draft a card pool that will rock your socks!
Entry will be $35.
Open packs, build a deck, and compete against other Planeswalkers. Keep the cards you draft! Prizes for winner(s).
New to drafting? No worries! We are new player friendly!
We tap the beer. You tap the cards. It’s Drafts and Drafts!
Join us in learning some of the greatest titles from Renegade Games. A representative will be on site May 24th from 3-7 p.m. to demo a variety of games including the recent MENSA award winner Lanterns.