Local Game Store Support Program

Nelly Steiner Blog

On Tuesday, March 24th, the doors to all Mox Boarding House locations closed until further notice to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. However, you, our wonderful community have been reaching out to us nonstop asking what you can do to help us during this trying time. Today we are excited to announce that publishers nationwide are kicking back 20-50% …

Games for Everyone at Mox

Nelly Steiner Blog

Running out of things to do at home while social distancing? We’ve got the perfect solution for you — board games! Here is a blog post by Bead Game that discusses the power of board games. They encourage critical thinking, interaction, offer an escape, and best of all, they’re fun! Mox is known for its welcoming community, fun games, and delicious food. Though our restaurant and events …

Holidays at Mox

Nelly Steiner Blog, Event, Holiday, Restaurant

Mox Holiday Hours This year we will extend our opening hours throughout the holiday season. We wanted more time to squeeze in great games, fantastic food and lots and lots of fun. We’re looking forward to playing games with you this December. December 2nd -23rd 10am to Midnight on Weekdays 9am to Midnight on Weekends Christmas Eve – 10am – 4pm …

An Interview with Haba

Nelly Steiner Blog, Event, Publisher Spotlight

We are half way through July and we have chosen Haba as our Publisher Spotlight this month, read all about it here.  Haba produces toys and games for children that are not only incredibly fun but also made of the highest quality. We wanted to dig a little deeper and T. Caires kindly agreed to an interview. A little more …

Publisher Spotlight July: Haba

Nelly Steiner Blog, Event, Publisher Spotlight

School is finally out for summer and the weather is stunning! Not quite sure what to do with all your time off? We have a fun packed season for you, starting with this months Publisher Spotlight: Haba. Haba has been making quality children’s toys and games since 1938. The Germany based company is most famous for its high quality wooden …

An amazing weekend under the big top

Card Kingdom Blog, Competition, Event, Mox Gauntlet

An amazing day of games and giving just flew by, and all the majesty of the circus was on display at this year’s annual day of games and giving, The Gauntlet: Cirque! The dust has settled and we’ve packed up the tent and we’re so proud of each team who participated and raised money for this year’s beneficiary, El Centro …

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 …

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 Board 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 also often …