Mayfair Games Events
Past Events - Show Coming Events
Thu, Oct 30, 2014 (08:00 PM) - Sun, Nov 02, 2014 (05:00 PM)
Table Top Gaming Sometimes you just want to sit down and enjoy the company of a friend... before obliterating their army of 1/1 zombies with two mana and a rare card they weren’t expecting. Well then, the Tabletop Gaming is for you. Pencil and paper roleplaying games that challenge your imagination, board games which challenge your strategic mind, and card games which test your luck are all included under this track. Come in and checkout our massive Game Library with over 280 games from Apples to Apples to Zombie Dice and everything in between. We don’t close and have games scheduled throughout the entire convention. Looking for things to do after 10 PM, join us for our massive Ultimate Werewolf or Cards Against Humanity games. We offer the following scheduled events: Roleplaying games (Pathfinder, D&D, World of Darkness, GURPS, Rifts, Shadowrun, Toon, etc...) Card games (Magic the Gathering, Yu-Gi-Oh, Vanguard, Munchkin, etc...) Board games (Arkham Horror, Settlers of Catan, Red Dragon Inn, Risk, etc...) Miniature gaming (Reaper, Super Dungeon Explore, Battletech, etc...) http://www.youmacon.com/tabletop-gaming Thursday 8pm - Midnight Friday 10am - 4 pm, 7 pm -11 pm Saturday 9 am - 3 pm, 8 pm -Midnight Sunday 10 am - 2 pm
Sat, Oct 25, 2014 (11:00 AM - 07:00 PM)
This amazing Board Game Get Together will be featuring a wide range of Mayfair Games to learn and play. There are Door Prize Drawings every two hours and participation prizes for everyone who plays at least one Mayfair Game! Please drop on in, and bring the whole family to meet new gamers, socialize, and have some challenging fun playing some Marvelous Mayfair Games! NOTE: This spectacular event is FREE!
Thu, Oct 16, 2014 (10:00 AM) - Sun, Oct 19, 2014 (06:00 PM)
Mayfair Games is celebrating its all-star lineup of games with our game designers! Stop by the Mayfair booth to meet the authors of our games, learn how to play directly from them, and even have them sign your game! Check back here or the Mayfair Games website (www.mayfairgames.com) for the complete schedule! Game Demos Scheduled: Bedpans & Broomsticks Hot Tin Roof Mad City Villainy Catan Junior Urbania Nuns on the Run Zen Garden Gold Ahoy Johari Merano The Essen Game Fair - SPIEL '14 - offers its visitors a one-of-a-kind opportunity to see, sample and test the complete international games program. Once a year, gamers from all over the world join the largest meeting of the gaming scene. Publishers, authors, manufacturers, and devoted players gather here to share their experiences, check out the latest developments and introduce new products to the wider public. SPIEL in Essen means: Four days of fun, meeting friends, and a chance to try out thousands of games and novelties just in time for the holiday season. Convince yourself of the quality of the international games market and feel free to buy your favourite ones! Come visit us at our fully stocked location Halle 1-F133 and learn the new Mayfair titles! See you there!!
Catan National Championship (CNC) - U.S. Pre-Qualifier Tournament - Cat & Mouse Games West Loop - Cat & Mouse Game Store - West Loop, Chicago
Sat, Oct 11, 2014 (01:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
Every year Cat & Mouse Game Store holds a series of six Settlers of Catan tournaments, where novices and experts alike gather to trade and build over that famous field of hexes. In addition to the friendly competition, each preliminary event will include a variety of prizes. That's more FUN for everyone! The games in this series are Catan National Championship (CNC) - U.S. pre-qualifying events. The winner of each tournament will advance to the Cat & Mouse Catan Final/Qualifier in Spring 2015, and the winner of the final will go to the national competition at Gen Con in August 2015. The overall winner of the spring event will receive: A seat in the Catan National Championship - U.S. Tournament Double occupancy hotel with another contestant A 4-day badge to Gen Con 2015 Travel compensation Other prizes
Fri, Oct 10, 2014 (12:00 AM) - Sun, Oct 12, 2014 (12:00 AM)
From October 11th to 12th the greatest Catan players in the world will gather in the heart of Berlin. Including 2012’s Catan World champion, the 2013 European champion, the 2013 North American champion and the representatives of 33 countries. Soon these contestants will compete to determine who is the best of the best and deserves the crown of Catan World Champion. The Catan World Championship (CWC) takes place every two years, either in Germany or in the USA. This year, Berlin was chosen as the host city. The 2014 international event will be organized and carried out by KOSMOS GmbH, the German language publisher of “Catan” since its first release in 1995. Klaus Teuber's worldwide hit "The Settlers of Catan" and its expansions have sold over 20 million units and have been translated into more than 30 languages. In addition to the classic Catan board game, Catan expansions, and Catan special edition product, players may enjoy still more Catan fun with Catan card games, dice games and computer games or apps. The host for this year’s events will be the Museum of Communication. Founded in 1872 and located in the heart of Berlin, the museum is near such historic landmarks as Brandenberger Tor, Checkpoint Charlie, Gendarmenmarkt and Friedrichstrasse. A beautiful location in one of the great metropolises of the world, with the best players playing one of the greatest games of all time. The 2014 CWC is the event you won’t want to miss.
Mon, Sep 29, 2014 (07:00 PM - 11:00 PM)
Come out to Armada Games and try out one of Mayfair Games' many great titles that celebrate one of the ancient cultures of the world. Build the Great Pyramid of Giza, flee the doomed cities of Atlantis or Pompeii, create the ancient cave art of Lascaux, party with Caligula in Rome or conquer the world of Asgard's Chosen.
Sun, Sep 07, 2014 (12:00 AM) - Mon, Sep 08, 2014 (12:00 AM)
Mayfair Games is proud to continue its support of Retailers and once again present its popular D2D program at the Alliance MW Open House. Our retailers are invited to join us this year with the infamous Demo2Demo (D2D) program, exhibit hall, mass demo and then something special. This year's D2D program will highlight the following Mayfair titles: Bedpans & Broomsticks Hot Tin Roof Villainy We will be teaching participants how to demo and sell each game, and present additional materials that will support product sales. The session can accommodate sixty-four (64) retail stores. Each registered retailer may bring one additional staff member to participate in the demo (though only one box will be distributed to each store). If you have multiple stores, you will need to register each store separately if you wish to have more than two representatives attend the session.
Sat, Aug 30, 2014 (01:00 PM - 08:00 PM)
Catan North American Championship (CNAC) Qualifier hosted during FanExpo (http://www.fanexpocanada.com/). Players will compete for a seat in the CNAC at Gen Con 2015. The winner of the CNAC at Gen Con will then represent North America at the Catan World Championships in 2016. Top Prize: 1) Transportation to Gen Con 2015 with a seat in the Catan North American Championship. 2) Double occupancy hotel room. 3) A full four-day badge to Gen Con 2015. 4) Other goodies. There are prizes for the top 4 players. Registration fee is $15 if you pay before Aug 16 - after this day the rate is $20 until Aug 30th. You can register by ordering this item on our website: http://fungamescafe.com/fgcIndex.php?command=showgame&gameId=448. Please contact us if you have any questions. Tournament starts at 1 p.m. in Room 718 (on the 700 level) for rules and seating arrangements. Round Robin Game 1 - 1:30 p.m. Game 2 - 2:45 p.m. Game 3 - 4 p.m. Semi Final - 5 p.m. (Top 16) Final - Immediately following semi-final (Top 4) Done at around 8:00 p.m. COME EARLY or you will not get into the show! The show opens on Saturday at 10 a.m., so arrive well before this time to get into the show. It is advised to pre-order your entrance tickets so can avoid the line-ups. All citizens of a country in North America and be at least 18 years of age may participate.
Fri, Aug 29, 2014 (10:00 AM) - Mon, Sep 01, 2014 (06:00 PM)
Join us at PAX Prime this year for demos of our latest releases and many of your favorites including... Hot Tin Roof Bedpans & Broomsticks Villainy Gold Ahoy! Johari Mad City Catan Junior Settlers of Catan / 5-6 Catan Star Trek: Catan w/ Fed. Space Pompeii The Witches Discworld: Ankh Morpork Lords of Vegas Urbania Struggle for Catan PAX Prime and Mayfair Games will also be hosting a Catan Tournament. This year's tournament is a Catan North American Championship (CNAC) Please visit PAX Prime's website for additional information.
Fri, Aug 29, 2014 (10:00 AM) - Mon, Sep 01, 2014 (05:00 PM)
Dragon Con and Mayfair Games will once again host a Catan Tournament. This year's tournament is a Catan North American Championship (CNAC) qualifier, with the winner going to Gen Con 2015 to play in the CNAC. There will be an open qualifier on Friday, Saturday and Sunday - 1pm each day in the Hilton lower level. Each open qualifier is a Swiss-style 3-round tournament for up to 64 players. The semi-finals and finals will be held on Sunday at 8pm. This will include the top 16 players from the preliminary rounds on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. First place prize includes: 1. Transportation to Gen Con 2015 2. Double occupancy hotel accommodations 3. 4-day badge to Gen Con 2015 4. A seat in the CNAC. Players must be a resident of a country in North America and at least 18 years of age to participate. Please visit Dragon Con's website for additional informationhttp://www.dragoncon.org In addition, Mayfair Games will also be demoing the latest and greatest titles. Come by to watch the tournament and/or learn a new game or two!
Catan North American Championship (CNAC) Qualifier Tournament - PAX Prime - Washington State Convention & Trade Center, Seattle
Fri, Aug 29, 2014 (10:00 AM) - Mon, Sep 01, 2014 (06:00 PM)
PAX Prime and Mayfair Games will once again host a Catan Tournament. This year\'s tournament is a Catan North American Championship (CNAC) qualifier, with the winner going to Gen Con 2015 to play in the CNAC. There will be an open qualifier on Friday, Saturday and Sunday - 12noon - 5pm each day. Each open qualifier is a Swiss-style 3-round tournament for up to 64 players. The semi-finals and finals will be held on Monday. This will include the top 16 players from the preliminary rounds on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. First place prize includes: 1. Transportation to Gen Con 2015 2. Double occupancy hotel accommodations 3. 4-day badge to Gen Con 2015 4. A seat in the CNAC. Players must be a resident of a country in North America and at least 18 years of age to participate. Please visit PAX Prime\'s website for additional information http://prime.paxsite.com
Eastern Canada Catan World Championship (CWC) Qualifier - Games for All - Games for All Store & Lounge, Ottawa
Sun, Aug 24, 2014 (01:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
Games for All is proud to host the Eastern Canada Catan World Championship (CWC) Qualifier! Players will compete to be one of two Canadian representatives at the Catan World Championships in Berlin, Germany, October 10-12 2014. The winner will receive: Round trip airfare to Germany for the CWC. Hotel accommodations in Germany Entry into the CWC representing Canada
Sat, Aug 16, 2014 (02:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
Empire Builder game day. Where you can come and try the Empire Build line of games... it\'s your chance to see which one is best for you.
Thu, Aug 14, 2014 (08:00 AM) - Sun, Aug 17, 2014 (04:00 PM)
Mayfair Games will be at Gen Con Indy in full force. Whether it is running demos in the Mayfair Booth in the dealers hall, or Mammoth Games, Giant Games and regular game events to the Event Room, while still sponsoring the Training Ground during the day. Gen Con is the largest annual gaming convention in North America. For over 46 years gaming enthusiasts have been converging to share their love for all things gaming, from tournaments to guest appearances, exhibit hall booths to electronic games, workshops, seminars, anime, art shows, auctions and countless other activities. For more information and to pre-register visit the Gen Con website at Play in the Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Qualifier. CWC events are open to persons age 18 and older.
Thu, Jul 31, 2014 (06:00 PM - 10:00 PM)
This week I will feature Settlers of Catan, along with various other other games such as Automobile, Mad City and Elk Fest.