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!
In Organizer Tools, Organizer Rewards Points are calculated in a two-step process: Pending Points are added automatically when your event fee for any Open Trial or Invitational Qualifier is received. Pending Points convert to Available Points after the completion of your event for Open Trials and after your WER file has been uploaded for Invitational […]
This year has been an exciting one for In-Store Programs, and we are most looking forward to the year to come! We have a lot of new and exciting things planned for 2014; keep an eye on your inbox on January 6th to find out about the new promotions available along with the opening of […]
A StarCityGames.com organizer that does an amazing job of publicizing itself is the Nomad Game Center in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. I interviewed Dino Boni about some of the awesome things they’re doing at this store. Nomad opened in March 2012 and made it up to Advanced level in just a few months. One of the […]