Jun 16

Potomac Nationals Partner With The Fantastic Store – 6/24

In case you missed the memo, The Fantastic Store has partnered with the Potomac Nationals to bring you an exclusive P-Nats 40th Anniversary Team Card set! How do you get this, you ask? Just be one of the first 1,000 fans present at the Potomac Nationals game on June 24th when they take on the Carolina Mudcats.

On top of winning a Potomac Nationals Team Card Set and experiencing a great baseball game, you can stick around for the post-game fireworks show.Sounds like a good night to us!

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Jun 16

Panini Father’s Day Event at The Fantastic Store

Father’s Day is just around the corner so come join us this Saturday, June 17th, for a Father’s Day sales event like no other! Our friends at Panini America will help us celebrate fatherhood this weekend as collectors experience discounted prices on some of the hottest hobby boxes in the market! And did we mention the FREE Panini Father’s Day packs that we’ll be giving to all the dads out there? Because we totally are giving away free packs.

Here’s the rundown!

  • Every Dad that walks into the store will receive 1 Panini Father’s Day Pack – you will get to choose whether you get an NFL Pack or a Non-Sports Pack!***
  • On top of that, everybody will be eligible to earn additional Panini Father’s Day Packs with the purchase of select Panini Products listed below.***

Panini Products Eligible for the Father’s Day Event: (Name – Price; [Additional Panini Packs]

  • 2017 USA Stars & Stripes Baseball – $50; [5]
  • 2017 Diamond Kings Baseball – $55; [2]
  • 2016/17 Prestige Basketball – $50.50; [3]
  • 2016/17 Aficionado Basketball – $79; [5]
  • 2016/17 Limited Basketball – $69; [3]
  • 2016/17 Studio Basketball – $77; [2]
  • 2016 Contenders Draft Picks – $69; [3]
  • 2016 Black Gold – $165; [5]
  • 2017 Elite Draft Picks – $76; [2]
  • 2017 Classics Football – $66; [1]
  • 2016/17 Aficionado Soccer – $93.50; [5]
  • 2016/17 Donruss Racing – $46.50; [4]
  • 2013/14 Playbook Hockey – $43; [2]

***Panini Father’s Day Packs will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis. Supply is limited so we advise you to come early! We open at 10 AM!


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Jun 14

This Week’s New Releases (6/14 – 6/17)

It’s just another big release day here at The Fantastic Store – come out and be one of the first to snag some of the new hotness that launched today! Check out some of the new products that you’ll find available for sale here in the store this afternoon:

2017 Topps The Walking Dead Season 7
16-17 Panini Revolution Soccer
2017 Topps Series 2 Baseball Jumbo*
2017 Topps Series 2 Hobby*


*Receive (1) FREE Topps Silver Pack with the purchase of either 2017 Topps Series 2 Hobby or 2017 Topps Series 2 Jumbo! We’ve only got a limited quantity of these packs and they are in high demand, so this is on a first-come, first-served basis. Once we are out of our initial allocation, we will not be receiving any more!

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Jun 13

What’s Happening at The Fantastic Store This Week (6/13-6/17)

A new week brings us some new announcements! Stay in the loop and check out what’s going on here at the store this week.

Events at The Fantastic Store This Week:

Tuesday Night (6/13)

MTG Standard and Draft Events:
Standard: $10/Person
Draft: $15/Person

Both events fire at 7:00 pm

Wednesday Night (6/14)

Super Smash Bros. Wii U Tournament
Tournament Entry: $10/Person*
Doors Open: 3:00 pm
Tournament Registration: 6:00 – 7:30 pm
Tournament Start Time: 7:30 pm

Friday Night (6/16)

FNM Draft Event:
Entry: $15/Player
Event Start: 7:00 pm

FNM EDH Games:
FREE to play all day – join our growing EDH crowd for a day of fun!

Saturday (6/17)

MTG Standard Showdown:
Entry: $10/Player
Event Begins at 11:00 am

Pokemon League:
Entry: Free!
Event Begins at 2:00 pm

Pokemon League Challenge:
Entry: $5 Juniors; $6 Seniors; $7 Masters
Registration: 1:00-1:30pm
Event Begins Shortly After.

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Jun 09

Pokemon Competitive Play-Testing Event – This Saturday!

All are welcome to the Chantilly Saturday Pokémon Tournament! It’s a great place to start, practice, or test decks; and learn the rules of the game to prepare for premier tournaments. Check-in goes from 2:00 to 2:30 pm. You will find fellow players casually playing games and trading during the Pokémon League session (that precedes the tournament). The tournament will begin around 2:45 pm.

Tournament format is Standard Swiss. Each round is a single-game and 30-minutes. Total rounds based on number of players participating, but will be no less than 3 rounds. No matter if you win or lose, all players play ALL rounds.

Competitive Tournament Entry Fee: $1

Prizes: All players receive a promo card for participating. Top finishers win prizes (packs or other Pokemon-themed products based on attendance).

Please note: Proxies are not allowed in tournaments. (Feel free to use whatever you like for casual play.)

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Jun 06

What’s Happening at The Fantastic Store (6/6-6/10)

From special events to new releases, check out what we’ve got going on here at The Fantastic Store this week!

Events at The Fantastic Store This Week:

Tuesday Night Magic: Draft ($15/Player) and Standard ($10/Player); 7:00 pm

Wednesday Night: Super Smash Bros Wii U Tournament ($10/Person; 7:00 pm)

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FNM: EDH (Free) and Draft ($15/Player); 7:00 pm

Saturday: MTG Standard Showdown ($10/Person); 11:00 am

Saturday: Pokemon League (Free!); 2:00 pm – 5:30 pm


New Releases:

2017 Panini Prestige Football (6/7)

2017 Topps Finest Baseball (6/7)

16-17 Panini Studio Basketball (6/9)

No matter what you’re into, there’s definitely a reason for you to come give us  a visit sometime this week – hope to see you soon!


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Jun 01

Pokemon Inventory Overhaul at The Fantastic Store!

Just in time for this weekend’s Chantilly League Cup, we’ve completely revamped our entire Pokemon section of the store to provide you with the best shopping experience around.  We’ve added upwards to 1,000 new EX/GX cards that are now available for sale here in the store. Come in this weekend and shop through our fully stocked binders and display cases! 

Want to see what’s new in our Pokemon section of the store? Check out some pictures below.




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May 30

Pokemon Chantilly League Cup is Happening This Saturday, June 3rd!

The Chantilly League Cup is happening this Saturday – don’t miss out on all the Poke-Action! Check-in begins at 10:00am and will run through 10:30am; the event will begin shortly after.

As a special announcement, we’re happy to say that our friends at Carraba’s will be returning during this event to cater a lunch session for all of our visitors – please stay tuned for an announcement on prices!

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What are Pokémon TCG League Cup Tournaments

Pokémon TCG League Cup tournaments are smaller events that give players an opportunity to earn Championship Points and practice their skills for larger competitions. The Pokémon TCG League Cup events are held throughout the year. Are there any requirements for attendance?

The Pokémon TCG League Cup events do not require an invitation or qualification. All players who have Trainer Club accounts and are in good standing with the Play! Pokémon rules are welcome to participate. Players need to bring their own 60-card deck. League Cup may use either the Standard format or the Expanded format, at the discretion of the Tournament Organizer.

What is the entry fee?

Players may be charged an entry fee determined by the Tournament Organizer. See event listing or contact the Tournament Organizer for details.

What are the prizes?

Players will be competing for 2 Play! Points as well as the potential for additional prize support. Check out the points breakdown below:

Participants will receive 2 Play! Points just for playing.

Placement Points Kicker (# of participants)
1 50 0
2 40 4
3–4 30 8
5–8 20 32
9–16 10 64
17–32 8 128
33–64 6 256

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May 25

Memorial Day Weekend Hours – CLOSED on Saturday 5/28

Memorial Day Weekend is almost upon us – make sure you know when your friends at The Fantastic Store will be open throughout the holiday weekend. Check out our hours below:

Memorial Day Hours:

Friday, May 27th: 11:00am – 6:00pm***
Saturday, May 28th – Monday, May 30th: CLOSED

***There will be NO FNM events on Friday, May 27th

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We hope you all have a wonderful holiday weekend – we’ll see you next Tuesday!

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May 03

Standard Showdown is BACK at The Fantastic Store!

It’s about that time again – Standard Showdown is kicking off again here at The Fantastic Store starting this weekend! Mark your calendars and come out to our event room for some awesome Standard action – check out the details below:

Dates: 5/6, 5/13, 5/20, 6/3, 6/10, 6/17, 6/24, 7/1
Event Start: 11:00am
Entry Fee: $10/Player
Prizes: Prizes will be distributed to the top finishers and is based on attendance.

– Compete for Standard Showdown 4-Card Promo Packs that contain the following:

Standard Showdown: Amonkhet booster packs each contain four cards*:

  • 2 rare or mythic rare from a currently legal Standard set
  • 1 Amonkhet full-art land
  • 1 premium card of any rarity from a currently legal Standard set, including Amonkhet full-art lands

*Standard Showdown: Amonkhet booster packs do not include Masterpieces.

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