Apr 18

Pre-Release Weekend – Sun and Moon Guardians Rising and Amonkhet

April has been an exciting month here at The Fantastic Store and it’s only about to get better! Whether you’re into Pokemon or Magic, we’ve got the new hotness making an appearance at our store this weekend. Check out all of the details below:

Pokemon Sun & Moon: Guardians Rising Pre-Release Event

Date: Saturday April 22 ,2017
Check-In Time: 12:00pm – 12:30pm
Event Kick-Off: 1:00pm
Event Entry: $30/Player
Event Pre-Registration Link: http://sites.google.com/site/virginiapokemon

Any questions? Please email va.pokemon@gmail.com and they’ll get an answer to you ASAP!

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Magic: The Gathering Amonkhet Pre-Release:

Date: Sunday April 23rd, 2017
Check-In Time: 12:30pm – 1:00pm
Event Kick-Off: 1:00pm
Event Entry: $25/Player

Pre-Register and reserve your spot by calling the store today! 

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Apr 06

New Store Hours!

Huge announcement for all of the friends of The Fantastic Store – we’ve got some new store hours that may or may not affect your shopping experience. Starting immediately, the store’s hours of operation will change to 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm on Thursdays.

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Apr 04

Tuesday Nights Just Got a Whole Lot Better For MTG!!!

Man, have we got a great announcement for all of you Magic: The Gathering fans! Starting tonight, we’ll be offering drafts for Aether Revolt/Kaladesh for $15/Person starting at 7:00pm – we hope to catch you guys here tonight!

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Mar 29

A New Competitive Pokemon is Coming To The Fantastic Store – April 15th

With the growing success of our Pokemon TCG events here at The Fantastic Store, we’ve decided to take our events to the next level! Come join us on April 15th for our first ever independent competitive Pokemon TCG Tournament!

Event Date: April 15th, 2017
Event Registration Time: 10:00am – 11:00am
Entry Fees: $15 (Jr. and Sr.); $20 (Masters)
Prize Support: 100% of the entry fees will be given back to the competitors in the form of prize support; specific prizes are TBD. 

Click Here to Preregister for this event!


Information about preregistration: Preregistration opens on Sunday, March 26. Preregistration closes on Friday, April 14 at 11:00 PM EST. Anyone not preregistered may attempt to enter the event as a “walk-in” at the tournament organizer’s discretion if attendance limits are not reached.

*Write down the time you preregister. This timestamp will be your confirmation that you are on the preregistration list**

If you are unable to come after preregistering, you must submit a cancel preregistration request through this form. Not doing so may mean loss of preregistration privileges for future events.

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Mar 28

This Week’s New Releases (3/28-4/1)

Baseball season is just around the corner and the new release calendar reflects it! Check out all the new products that you can expect to see here in store by the week’s end:

2016/17 O-Pee-Chee Platinum Hockey

2017 Panini Donruss Diamond Kings Baseball

2017 Panini Elite Draft Picks

2017 Topps Gypsy Queen Baseball

2017 Topps Tribute Baseball

As always, please understand that it takes one business day between the release date and when we receive the item from our warehouse! Feel free to call us before coming in to confirm availability.

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Mar 22

Tonight’s Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Tournament is Cancelled!

We’re sorry to announce that tonight’s Wednesday Night Super Smash Bros. for Wii U Tournament has been cancelled. Our T.O. is out sick and unfortunately cannot be here to run tonight’s event. Let’s all get together and wish him a speedy recovery so we can come back strong next week!

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Mar 15

This Week’s Friday Night Magic & GPT Richmond Event!

Man, do we have an exciting Friday Night coming up for all of you Magic players! In addition to our special Modern Masters 2017 draft, we’ve also got a GPT Richmond Standard Event happening then! Event details are below:

GPT Richmond (3/17)

Looking to earn some byes in the upcoming Grand Prix Richmond event? Make sure you make an appearance at our GPT Richmond event this Saturday!

  • Event Date: March 17, 2017
  • Name: GRAND PRIX TRIAL: Richmond 2017
  • Event Type: STANDARD
  • Event Sign up: 10:00 – 10:50 a.m. and via pre-registration (To pre-register, give us a call or come in to the store before 11/18)
  • Event Start Time: 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 17th
  • Event Entry Fee: $20 Pre-Registration price before 3/16; $25 Door Price.
  • Please arrive early enough to finalize and turn in a deck registration sheet: https://www.wizards.com/ContentResources/Wizards/WPN/Main/Documents/MTG_Constructed_Deck_Registration_Sheet_PDF1.pdf
  • Please note that this event is a VERY long day due to tournament requirements; Number of rounds will be determined by number of participants. (5 if under 32; or 6 if under 64 PLUS a top eight for any group size).
  • This is a Grand Prix TRIAL for GP Richmond; that Grand Prix is being held on May 5-7, 2017. Winning a TRIAL event awards TWO “byes” in the GP.

Modern Masters 2017 Drafts

  • Event Start Time: 7:00 p.m. on Friday, March 17th; Additional draft event may be offered if GPT Richmond fires! If so, the second draft will start at 10:00 p.m.
  • Event Entry Fee: $35/Person 

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Mar 15

Modern Masters 2017 Release is THIS FRIDAY!

We’re just two days out from the much-anticipated release of Modern Masters 2017 – where will you be this Friday?

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We’ll have product here starting right at 11:00am for you to get your fix. Also, we’ll be hosting a special Modern Master 2017 Draft that night for just $35/Player!


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Mar 07

Chantilly League Cup – This Saturday!

The day that we’ve been waiting for is finally almost here – we’ll be hosting the Chantilly League Cup this Saturday, March 11th! We’re expecting a big turnout, so make sure you don’t miss out this weekend! Check-in begins at 10:00am and will run through 10:30am; the event will begin shortly after.

We’ll also have a lunch session with meals catered by our friends at Carrabba’s! Prices and Menu Items will be available soon.

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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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Mar 07

This Week’s New Releases (3/7-3/11)

Want some of the hottest new products on the market? Check out what’s coming down the pipeline this week in the collectible world below:

2016/17 Panini Prestige Basketball (3/8)

2017 Panini Donruss Baseball (3/8)

As always, please understand that it takes one business day between the release date and when we receive the item from our warehouse! Feel free to call us before coming in to confirm availability.

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