• 3 Myths About WPN Premium (And How Gamer's Inn Is Debunking Them)

    Short on the metrics? Got a few boxes unchecked? So did Gamer's Inn. But now they're on the cusp of Premium, and their store is a great example for any store that's curious about Premium.
    3 min to read
    READ MORE
Posted on September 13, 2019 | 2 min to read

Starting right now, North American WPN members can apply for grants, awarded by Wizards, to help stores take their retail spaces to the next level. 

 

Posted on September 9, 2019 | 4 min to read

Throne of Eldraine brings some new boosters and decks to tabletop Magic. Here’s everything you need to know.

Posted on September 9, 2019 | 6 min to read

New Collector Boosters, expanded WPN Premium marketing kits, Arena code cards, and more—all on their way to you soon!

Posted on September 4, 2019 | 2 min to read

Going forward, tournament organizers will report disqualifications through the Wizards Play Network website.

Posted on September 4, 2019 | 2 min to read

Here’s what makes the Throne of Eldraine Brawl Decks a perfect fit for your store.

Posted on August 28, 2019 | 3 min to read

If you want to benefit from Wizards' marketing, schedule your Prerelease as soon as possible.

Posted on August 28, 2019 | 2 min to read

WPN members will offer the very first opportunity for players to get their hands on a new kind of Magic booster. Get all the details here.

Posted on August 21, 2019 | 1 min to read

Over the last 26 years there have been countless things to do with Magic cards, but just one way to open them in a pack. That's about to change.

Posted on August 20, 2019 | 1 min to read

Understand Project Booster Fun and why it promises to make Throne of Eldraine a truly special release.

Posted on April 30, 2018 | 3 min to read

Nothing else is even close, and these three numbers prove it.

Posted on April 26, 2018 | 2 min to read

Here's what you need to know about your numbers for the new core set, including an opportunity to put it in players' hands two weeks early.

  •  
Posted on July 18, 2018 | 2 min to read

Allocations will hit your inbox soon. Before they do, take a look at these changes.

  •  
Posted on December 6, 2017 | 3 min to read

Industry expert Gary Ray breaks down the tool that's managed his purchases through fourteen years and 4,700 spreadsheet rows.

Posted on November 29, 2017 | 3 min to read

Mike weighs in on how to keep sales up after a new set cools down.

Posted on November 20, 2017 | 3 min to read

How one simple sentence keeps my staff on the same page and makes my customers' shopping experience consistent.

Posted on October 11, 2017 | 2 min to read

The owner of Black Diamond Games shows how to reach a place where when customers think of their game, they think of your store.

Posted on October 4, 2017 | 2 min to read

Here's why and how you should respond to every single online review—good or bad.

Posted on September 13, 2017 | 2 min to read

Use this plan-o-gram to optimize the layout of your Magic product, improve the customer experience, and drive sales.

Posted on August 30, 2017 | 2 min to read

Anna Cebrian of Isle of Gamers explains why the most powerful form of marketing is also the most precarious.

Posted on August 23, 2017 | 3 min to read

These three books have made me rethink everything about my operations, my physical layout, and my social media presence.

Posted on August 21, 2017 | 3 min to read

Jim Hughes of Pat's Games on navigating the hidden market forces that compete for your players' attention.

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 September 27, 2016 | 2 min to read

It’s normal to see high attendance during Prerelease or following the Pro Tour. But what about after?

Posted on September 26, 2016 | 1 min to read

How much do you know about the newest Magic set? Find out with this short quiz.

Posted on September 19, 2016 | 2 min to read

Try some or all of these ideas to help boost sales of Betrayal at House of the Hill’s first expansion, as well as the base game. 

Posted on September 13, 2016 | 2 min to read

Spoiler: it's all upside.

Posted on August 29, 2016 | 1 min to read

How 3 stores have celebrated Duel Decks with fun, casual play experiences that often outdistance expectations.

Posted on August 23, 2016 | 3 min to read

Phoenix Comics and Games has earned a reputation for their welcoming, inclusive culture—especially for women and the LGBTQ community. Here’s how they did it.

Posted on October 23, 2017 | 3 min to read

A pair of one-off mid-season events are about to fire. Here's what you need to know.

Posted on September 28, 2017 | 2 min to read

Ixalan's FNM promos are different. Here's what you need to know.

Posted on September 11, 2017 | 1 min to read

This weekend, Open House will bring thousands of new players to their first event. But it's only a success if they come back for a second.

Posted on September 1, 2017 | 5 min to read

Get a head start on your preparations with a sneak peek of your marketing kit.

Posted on August 28, 2017 | 2 min to read

Tiebreakers can lead to some sticky scenarios—they may even create the appearance of impropriety. Here's how to handle them.

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 | 3 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 October 18, 2017 | 2 min to read

Melissa Fourness, manager of Dreamers Vault, shares the strategies that have lifted her store to the top of the WPN in new player growth.

Posted on September 26, 2017 | 1 min to read

Peek inside the Magic Gift Pack and use this knowledge to help sell and promote this new product.

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!