You may have heard of this month’s featured store on Daily MTG back in November. Derrick Sheets of Game On Chattanooga was able to take some time out of his busy Prerelease weekend to answer some questions about his store, his Grub for Gamers event, and how to keep players coming back. I asked Derrick […]
Over the last two months we have talked about the types of prizes and the types of structures that can help draw different types of players to your events. This month we are going to discuss budgeting for events by figuring out how much prizes you will be giving away per person.
While we know this can be frustrating for some organizers, there are a couple things you can do to help secure dates for your events: Become a Level 3 Organizer. You can do this by earning 5,000 Organizer Rewards Points, which then grants you three days Priority Scheduling ahead of Level 1 and 2 Organizers. […]
Welcome to the first edition of the In-Store Programs Newsletter in 2014. I hope you’re enjoying all that the new year has to offer. StarCityGames.com recently announced a huge new addition to the Organized Play stable: the SCG Players’ Championship! In addition to being a huge bonus for all the players out there, this announcement […]
How does a store that’s been open for only a month get over 70 players at their first Invitational Qualifier? How did that impact the store running the event? I asked Jennifer Dery, tournament organizer at Comics and Gaming — Culpeper, these questions about their recent super-successful Invitational Qualifier. The Culpeper location opened up exactly […]
Last month we talked about the types of players that you are likely to see at your events as well as some of the types of prizes that you can offer to attract those players. This week we’ll look over event structure and how each way to run your event has benefits and drawbacks for […]
Ready to schedule your April In-Store Program events? Sign-ups are open now! One important reminder: No events may be scheduled April 11-12 due to the StarCityGames.com State Championships. Schedule your April 2015 StarCityGames.com In-Store Program events in Organizer Tools!