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 …

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 …

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 …