Women in Magic

Nelly Steiner Blog, Magic: the Gathering

In honor of International Women’s Day on March 8th, Mox Boarding House will be hosting a Women in Magic panel. In the spirit of the holiday, we want to recognize the achievements of Women in the Magic: The Gathering community by talking to some incredible women, including Michelle Rapp, co-host of The Loregoyfs podcast, and Tifa Robles, the founder of …

Regift-A-Palooza!!!!!

Nelly Steiner Uncategorized

You’ve heard of a White Elephant gift exchange, right? Well, we here at Mox Boarding House are putting our own twist on it! REGIFT-A-PALOOZA is a Green Elephant gift exchange! What’s the difference between a Green Elephant exchange and a White Elephant exchange? You don’t need to buy a new gift! The point of our REGIFT-A-PALOOZA is to regift something …

Star Wars Weekend

Nelly Steiner Uncategorized

In honor of the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, we’re celebrating Star Wars all weekend long! From Dec 15th – 17th, visit Mox Boarding House (Seattle or Bellevue) to experience our Star Wars Weekend and join in the excitement. We’re offering a 20% discount on all of our Star Wars products. Maybe it’s time to finally pick up those BB-8 Christmas …

2017 Holiday Gift Guide

Nelly Steiner Uncategorized

The Holidays are upon us! Tis’ the season to spend quality time with your loved ones – hopefully with the help of a good board game! This is also the season of gifts, which can be a stressful time for many gift-givers. Rather than stressing over what to get your loved ones this year, let us help you! We are here …

Find the Meeple Scavenger Hunt

Nelly Steiner Blog, Promotion

This Christmas we have something really special for all the children that come into our stores. From December 7th to December 31st join us for our “Find the Meeple Scavenger Hunt”! Kids (12 and under) pick up one of our fun bingo cards at either of our stores (Seattle or Bellevue), then they search around to find the hidden meeple! …

Giving Tree 2017

Nelly Steiner Blog

It’s that time of year again at Mox Boarding House — time to set up our holiday Giving Trees and announce the beneficiaries! Mox’s Giving Tree is a tradition we started at our Ballard location in 2012. We wanted to share our desire to connect with the community, and give our customers an opportunity to join in on giving back. Each …

Twilight Imperium Giveaway

Nelly Steiner Uncategorized

Want to win a copy of Twilight Imperium 4th Edition, playmat, AND signed hardcover rulebook? Head over to our Twitter follow us and retweet the pinned tweet for a chance to win! Please see below for our full terms and conditions. Giveaway ends 12/09/2017. Terms and Conditions: This competition is operated and run by Mox Boarding House (DBA Card Kingdom), a company …

Play For Faye

Hallie Santo Magic: the Gathering

(Editor’s note: This article originally appeared on the Card Kingdom Blog.) Community is one of our core values here at Card Kingdom, and we believe in giving back to the communities that support us. That’s why our retail division, Mox Boarding House, includes a charitable giving branch (Mox ENGAGE) that runs yearly fundraising events in our local game stores. For the past …

The Legacy Preservation Series Invitational

Nelly Steiner Blog, Magic: the Gathering

This past weekend we held the final invitational event in our Legacy Preservation Series! The Legacy Preservation Series is a year-long event culminating in a final invitation-only tournament. To qualify, local players participated in our weekly Legacy events and in our monthly Legacy 1k events. The 24 qualifying players faced off in the final tournament, and when the dust cleared …

5 Game Teaching Tips

Nelly Steiner Blog

Learning how to teach a game is something that requires a little bit of practice. Working in a game store, I get my fair share of new and shiny board games that I like to spring on my playgroup. As a trade off for subjecting my friends to an ever revolving barrage of wooden bits, pawns, and baubles, I am …