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The end of an era.

Hello Friends,   It is with heavy heart that we are informing you, that as of September 26th, the day after the Magic: the Gathering Kaladesh prerelease weekend, Friendly Fire Game Center will be closing it’s doors.   This was a difficult decision made by the managing partners, Dan and Jake. Our store lease was…

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Avoid the Void – First Impressions

Avoid the Void is a fast-paced, chaotic card game for players of all skill levels Game designer Tim Mierzejewski brought a prototype of his new game, Avoid the Void, to Friendly Fire Game Center for Board Game Night, Wednesday, and gamers who sat down to experience the chaotic, fast-paced card game had nothing but great…

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Preparations for Game Day

With Shadows Over Innistrad entering the Standard rotation, Magic: The Gathering players can expect many changes to the metagame going into this weekend’s Pro Tour. The StarCityGames Columbus Invitational closed April 17, and the results were very telling of what is to come. Because of the new two-block paradigm, many threats that were present in…

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Shadows Over Innistrad: Prerelease First Impressions

Most fans of Magic: The Gathering have fond memories of the Innistrad block. Set on a plane inspired by classic gothic horror, the original set of cards featured exciting tribal support for vampires, zombies, a new werewolf creature type and the humans trying to survive the dark world. It gave us some extremely powerful cards,…

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Introducing Ironman Full-Ante Magic

Hello fellow planeswalkers. Today, I bring to you one of the most ballsy formats of Magic to date. I give you the Ironman Full-Ante constructed format. Many of you may have heard the whispers of an old format from the Dark Ages of Magic when it was just getting off the ground, in terms of…

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Introducing Magic Store Champions

Introducing Store Champions! Sounds pretty epic, huh? Well it is. Starting with the current Magic set, Oath of the Gatewatch, players will collect one of 6 equipment cards or a re-roll card after each event. Once a player has collected all 6 unique equipment they earn the title of Store Champion and are awarded a…

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Oath of the Gatewatch Pre-release Weekend

Hello fellow planeswalkers! Friendly Fire is proud to announce that we will be hosting 4 amazing pre-release events, celebrating the newest Magic: the Gathering set, Oath of the Gatewatch, during the weekend of January 16th. Friendly Fire will be hosting a Midnight pre-release Single Player Sealed event for Magic’s next big set, Oath of the…

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Introducing Battle for Zendikar Magic League

Hello fellow planeswalkers! This October, Friendly Fire will be introducing a new type of Magic league with Battle for Zendikar. This league will promote community collaboration. Friends helping friends build decks and then pair up against each other for 3 rounds of non-elimination play. Introduction decks will be selected by each player on the first…