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  • Mox Spotlight August: Oink Games
    • Aug 1st 2022
    • Posted by Cal Sanik

    Mox Spotlight August: Oink Games

    Mox is back with another monthly Spotlight! This month, we’re highlighting Oink Games – some of the cutest pint-sized games in our stores. Oink develops games that are fun, travel well, and seat larger player groups. Here are some of our favorites!Deep Sea Adventure lets up to six players dive deep under the ocean looking for treasure – whoever gets the most at the end of the game wins! The only problem is, you have to share an oxygen supply… Moon Adventure We’re over the moon about this game at Mox! In Moon Adventure you and up to four friends are trapped on the moon – to survive, you have to work together to recover your scattered supplies without running out of oxygen. Gather enough supplies and get back to your base to win.In Maskmen You and up to five buddies with lu
  • First Look at The Army Painter by a Pro Painter
    • Jul 22nd 2022
    • Posted by Mer Behan

    First Look at The Army Painter by a Pro Painter

    This month’s Mox Spotlight is perfect for me (Mer Behan - Purchaser at Mox Boarding House) – I love painting miniatures. I’ve been assembling/painting miniatures for over twenty years and paint ranges, techniques, and styles have only improved. Right now is an amazing time to get into miniature wargaming or collecting and at Mox this month you get 10% off all The Army Painter products. Earlier this year The Army Painter released a new paints range – Speedpaint. They’ve always had great ways to get your army tabletop ready, but this is different. A perfect chance for me to try out many The Army Painter products for the first time. First up is assembly. I used a few different tools here – The Army Painter Plastic Frame Cutter, Hobby Knife, and Plastic Glue
  • Mox Spotlight July: The Army Painter
    • Jul 1st 2022
    • Posted by Nelly Steiner

    Mox Spotlight July: The Army Painter

    Ready for a brand-new Mox Spotlight? *drumroll* We’re excited to announce that The Army Painter is our feature for the month of July! The Army Painter is a power house of a publisher not only focusing on producing incredible minis paints, a full time of hobby tools, primers, and basing supplies. All The Army Painter products are 10% off at Mox throughout the month of July. Let’s take a closer look at The Army Painter products you can find at Mox.The Army Painter has a huge selection of Warpaints with over 124 different paints in spill-proof 18ml dropper bottles. No matter what you’re painting, these colors have you covered. Additionally, they also make color primer specifically formulated to produce a fine spray with excellent coverage. These primers are 100% color matched to their
  • Free RPG Day
    • Jun 14th 2022
    • Posted by David Peveto

    Free RPG Day

    Free RPG Day is back in a big way at Mox Boarding House! Come to any Mox location on the weekend of June 25th – 26th! Pick up free accessories, tools, minis, books and more in celebration of Free RPG Day, while supplies last. We’ll have goodies from Paizo, WizKids, Privateer Press, Darrington Press, Modiphius, Foam Brain Games, and many more! While getting into the Free RPG Day spirit, Mox Boarding House will have limited-time sales on select TTRPG books and accessories and will give guests who come by a chance to win some great free prizes! All weekend long, Warlock Tiles from WizKids and the Dungeons & Dragons Rules Expansion Gift Sets including the beautiful alt cover edition will be 50% off. Each location will be giving away 2 copies of the Dungeons & Dragons Curse of Strahd
  • ​Mox Pride 2022 Trevor Project
    • Jun 1st 2022
    • Posted by Cal Sanik

    ​Mox Pride 2022 Trevor Project

    We are excited to announce a Mox Pride Month fundraising opportunity for our community to support the Trevor Project. For the month of June, customers at all Mox locations will have the option to round up their purchase amounts or donate additional funds at check out. These contributions will be donated to the Trevor Project at the end of the month.The Trevor Project is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing crisis services and support to LGBTQ+ youth. They are the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning young people. They also advocate for LGBTQ+ youth through legislation, litigation, and public education initiatives.Many of us at Mox know what it’s like to need the support
  • Mox Spotlight June: Capstone Games
    • Jun 1st 2022
    • Posted by David Peveto

    Mox Spotlight June: Capstone Games

    Summer is in full swing and we’re so excited to announce our newest Mox Spotlight – it’s the wonderful team from Capstone Games! Best known for games like Terra Mystica and their Iron Rail franchises, they’re the pinnacle of beautiful, social, and fun strategy games.All Capstone Games products will be on sale at each Mox location throughout the month of June. To whet your appetite for the games on offer, we’ve listed a few of our favorites each store should have in stock. Terra Mystica – Since it was first released nearly a decade ago, Terra Mystica has let you and up to 3 other players harness the magic of terraforming to suit your faction’s needs. Manage your priests, workers, coins, and power; and after 6 full turns the player with the most points is the victor. This game is he
  • Mox Spotlight May: Penny Arcade
    • May 1st 2022
    • Posted by Tony Pizzo

    Mox Spotlight May: Penny Arcade

    May is here and we’ve got an incredible new Mox Spotlight for you – it’s none other than the legendary Penny Arcade. Get ready for 10% off a huge selection of Penny Arcade pins, shirts, swag bags, and more!Penny Arcade has been a household name for gamers since 1998, when Jerry Holkins and Mike Krahulik debuted their original webcomic. Publishing a new strip very Monday, Wednesday, and Friday has kept Jerry & Mike busy playing their alter egos Gabe & Tycho. At this point, Penny Arcade has likely touched upon every subject in the gaming world, even partnering with Wizards of the Coast to create the lore of the adventuring business Acquisitions Incorporated.More than just a diehard following has spun out of the beloved comic strip; incredible foundations like the charitable org
  • How To Have a Great Prerelease...and Two Preview Cards for Streets of New Capenna!
    • Apr 11th 2022
    • Posted by Chris Cornejo

    How To Have a Great Prerelease...and Two Preview Cards for Streets of New Capenna!

    Thanks to Wizards of the Coast’s free gift, we’re thrilled to unveil our Mox machinations and show you what our mystery mages are best at…it’s time to Connive! Streets of New Capenna Revel Ruiner and Hypnotic GrifterHypnotic Grifter and Revel Ruiner both feature the sneaky new mechanic Connive, and they’re sure to be good pieces in a Sealed deck! The Ruiner is a nice aggressive creature that connives when it enters the battlefield, while the Grifter can help you get dig through your deck in a long grindy games, becoming a real threat on its own as it connives over and over again!Again, a big thank you to Wizards for these free Streets of New Capenna preview cards, and we look forward to seeing more of what the set has to offer!Prerelease at Mox Boarding HouseStreets of New Capenn