• You Should Be Firing More Drafts

    HOU brought a well-loved draft environment—but there's a subtler reason to be focusing on Limited right now.
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Posted on August 14, 2017 | 2 min to read

HOU League just closed out—but if you're doing it right, it's a beginning, not an ending.

Posted on August 14, 2017 | 2 min to read

Find out how to get in on Wizards' upcoming partnership with Geocaching.com.

Posted on August 7, 2017 | 3 min to read

Gary Ray of Black Diamond Games digs into the right reasons to expand, plus how he planned and financed his own expansion.

Posted on August 7, 2017 | 2 min to read

Why the latest edition in the series can make literally every game of Commander more fun.

Posted on August 2, 2017 | 2 min to read

HOU brought a well-loved draft environment—but there's a subtler reason to be focusing on Limited right now.

Posted on July 31, 2017 | 4 min to read

Ben Calica of D20 Games on booster drafts: how to measure the rewards against the costs, and how to make sure the difference is worth the effort.

Posted on July 27, 2017 | 1 min to read

Tune in to our livestream on Thursday, August 3 at 1PM PDT!

Posted on July 26, 2017 | 2 min to read

Why the recent promo policy change is an opportunity to boost attendance.

Posted on July 25, 2017 | 1 min to read

Find out how we've streamlined the rules for distributing leftover promotional materials.

Posted on August 2, 2017 | 2 min to read

HOU brought a well-loved draft environment—but there's a subtler reason to be focusing on Limited right now.

Posted on July 14, 2017 | 1 min to read

Standard Showdown: Hour of Devastation booster packs contain 5 cards, including 1 premium rare or mythic rare from a currently legal Standard set.

Posted on July 3, 2017 | 3 min to read

Here are five things to help make Hour of Devastation a success in your store.

Posted on June 28, 2017 | 3 min to read

We debuted a new event path with Amonkhet. Hour of Devastation brings a potent tool to help you guide new players along it.

Posted on June 26, 2017 | 2 min to read

Open House was designed to give you the best possible chance of a high new player conversion rate. Here's how it breaks down.

Posted on June 20, 2017 | 6 min to read

Take a guided tour of some gorgeous promotional materials for social media, ecommerce, and more.

Posted on June 19, 2017 | 5 min to read

See what's coming in your HOU marketing kit to help with your event preparations.

Posted on June 19, 2017 | 2 min to read

See what's coming up with HOU and how our play offerings fit together to create a full season of play.

Posted on August 14, 2017 | 2 min to read

HOU League just closed out—but if you're doing it right, it's a beginning, not an ending.

Posted on July 31, 2017 | 4 min to read

Ben Calica of D20 Games on booster drafts: how to measure the rewards against the costs, and how to make sure the difference is worth the effort.

Posted on July 26, 2017 | 2 min to read

Why the recent promo policy change is an opportunity to boost attendance.

Posted on July 12, 2017 | 2 min to read

One of the WPN's premier TOs on how to make your events "effortless."

Posted on July 10, 2017 | 2 min to read

Keep your league effortless and efficient with these ideas.

Posted on June 12, 2017 | 3 min to read

Here's the hidden disadvantage that could sabotage your Magic tutorials—and how you can to avoid it.

Posted on May 15, 2017 | 1 min to read

These essentials help ensure a great event experience. How many boxes can you check for Game Day?

Posted on May 8, 2017 | 3 min to read

John Coviello's been running Magic leagues for 23 years. Find out how he makes them work for his store and his players.

Posted on May 2, 2017 | 2 min to read

Standard Showdown is just a week away! Make sure you're familiar with these essentials.

Posted on August 7, 2017 | 3 min to read

Gary Ray of Black Diamond Games digs into the right reasons to expand, plus how he planned and financed his own expansion.

Posted on July 24, 2017 | 2 min to read

Should you compete for existing Magic players or for potential players outside the Magic ecosystem?

Posted on July 5, 2017 | 2 min to read

The Dragon's Jenn Haines on how to guarantee your store is welcoming to women.

Posted on May 31, 2017 | 3 min to read

Michael Bahr of Desert Sky Games weighs in on how to guarantee your organized play model serves your business.

Posted on May 22, 2017 | 2 min to read

Don't limit yourself to the usual venues—where there are people, there are customers (by former Adv+ store owner DeQuan Watson)

Posted on April 3, 2017 | 2 min to read

Need an event calendar or a website to help promote your upcoming events? These tools have you covered.

Posted on February 20, 2017 | 1 min to read

Customers earned through refer-a-friend initiatives are more loyal, cheaper to acquire, and 16% more valuable on average. Here's why.

Posted on January 31, 2017 | 2 min to read

How Cape Fear Games produced this high-quality video commercial for their store.

Posted on January 30, 2017 | 2 min to read

If you've never used #2, life is about to get easier.

Posted on July 17, 2017 | 2 min to read

How we determined your Ixalan allocation, with a real store example.

Posted on January 9, 2017 | 2 min to read

Prerelease is this weekend! Here are five things you'll need to be ready.

Posted on December 21, 2016 | 2 min to read

Many WER users are seeing player names go missing. These troubleshooting steps may help.

Posted on November 15, 2016 | 1 min to read

Get 3 Ws (what, why, and who) to help promote and sell this limited product!

Posted on November 10, 2016 | 1 min to read

Preorders have begun for a modest second run of Eternal Masters. Here's what you need to know.

Posted on November 7, 2016 | 2 min to read

The latest Commander collection could alter the format forever. Here's what you need to know.

Posted on October 19, 2016 | 1 min to read

Standard rotation will change to once yearly, effective immediately.

Posted on October 17, 2016 | 2 min to read

How we determined your AER allocation, with a real store example.

Posted on October 7, 2016 | 1 min to read

Help us fine-tune our upcoming Magic league program and get exclusive foil token cards!

Posted on May 24, 2017 | 4 min to read

How an age-old sales technique built a community out of thin air.

Posted on May 17, 2017 | 3 min to read

How Patricia Broatch of Games Collective launched a school program to help funnel new players into Magic Open House.

Posted on April 25, 2017 | 1 min to read

The label on Amonkhet booster cases includes an incorrect release date. The correct date is Friday, April 28.

Posted on April 4, 2017 | 2 min to read

Guardian draws more new players than nearly anyone in the WPN. Get owner Angel May's insights to help you promote Magic Open House!

Posted on March 8, 2017 | 3 min to read

Find out what Advanced-Plus-level WPN member, Steve Kirwan, has learned over his past five years in business.

Posted on March 6, 2017 | 3 min to read

Here's what Jamison Sacks of Common Ground Games thinks.

Posted on February 28, 2017 | 3 min to read

Get tips for planning your Amonkhet League from Midgard Gaming

Posted on February 22, 2017 | 2 min to read

Ross Brain of West End Games explains how social media has helped his store take off.

Posted on December 21, 2016 | 2 min to read

This year we’ve been thrilled to feature stories written by YOU, our WPN members. Here are 5 of our favorites.

Posted on June 7, 2017 | 1 min to read

Take a peek inside Lodestone Games as podcaster Maria Bartholdi gives this store the "Magic: The Amateuring" treatment.

Posted on June 5, 2017 | 3 min to read

Find out what's inside and use that knowledge to spark interest in your players.

Posted on May 30, 2017 | 2 min to read

Use these talking points to generate conversation and interest around Commander Anthology.

Posted on March 27, 2017 | 1 min to read

Get all you need to know on how to run a Magic League at your store.

 

Posted on March 27, 2017 | 3 min to read

Learn about the new programs releasing with Amonkhet and how they can help build repeat business at your store.

Posted on February 7, 2017 | 1 min to read

Thanks in large part to the strength of its player community

Posted on December 5, 2016 | 1 min to read

What you need to know to start marketing Aether Revolt!

Posted on November 29, 2016 | 1 min to read

Peek inside Cartorium and learn how store owner Maxime Therrien grew his event offerings from the ground up.

Posted on November 16, 2016 | 1 min to read

How Zulu's Board Game Café created a unique identity to stand out from the competition.