Past Events - Show Coming Events
Fri, Feb 07, 2014 (01:00 PM) - Sun, Feb 09, 2014 (03:00 PM)
Capricon 34, in conjunction with Mayfair Games, is proud to host a Pre-Qualifier for the Catan World Championships 2014 to the attending members. Players will compete to win a trip to GenCon Indy 2014 to play in the qualifier for the CWC. The winner at GenCon Indy will represent the United States at the CWC in Europe. The trip to GenCon Indy will include double occupancy hotel, a four day badge to GenCon Indy, and $150 towards transportation cost. There will be two chances to qualify for a seat in the Semi-Finals on Sunday. A three-round tournament will be held on both Friday and Saturday. The top 16 players from the combination of those two days will advance to the Semi-Finals. Players do not have to play both Friday and Saturday, we will take your best day’s score. You can play one or both days. Whichever day has your highest score, Friday or Saturday, will be your score taken for rankings. Rankings will be by win/loss record with ties broken by points scored. Only three (3) games will be played Friday and three (3) games played on Saturday. Semi-Finals will be Sunday morning at 10 AM. The top 16 players will play one (1) game at four tables of four players. The winner from each of the four tables will then play one (1) final game to determine the overall Capricon 2014 CWC Pre-Qualifier Winner! 1st Chance – Friday, February 7 – 4:00 PM - 10:00 PM 2nd Chance – Saturday, February 8 – 11:30 AM - 5:30 PM Semi- Finals – Sunday, February 9 – 10:00 AM Finals – Sunday, February 9 after the Semi-Finals
Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Pre-Qualifier - Accelerando Coffee House - Accelerando Coffee House, Omaha
Sat, Feb 01, 2014 (01:00 PM - 05:00 PM)
The Game Shoppe and other stores will be hosting a series of CWC feeder events where the winners will advance to the CWC Pre-Qualifier Tournament at The Game Shoppe on May 17th. Entry fee is $10. Pre-Prequalifier Prizes: The winner of each feeder event will receive some swag and an entry fee FREE seat at the CWC Pre-Qualifier at The Game Shoppe on May 17th. If you win the Pre-Qualifier on May 17th you will receive: - Double Occupancy hotel accommodations at Gen Con for 4 days/3 nights - A Gen Con 2014 badge good for FREE entry to all four days of Gen Con awesomeness - An entry fee FREE seat in the quarter-finals of the CWC tournament at Gen Con 2014 - Cash money for travel expenses
Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Qualifier - Heroes Haven Games - Heroes Haven Games & Collectibles, Mansfield
Tue, Jan 28, 2014 (05:00 PM - 09:00 PM)
The Settlers of Catan is our game of the month for January. We are holding small feeder tournaments on January 7th, 14th and the 21st, with a Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Qualifier tournament event on Jan 28th. Entry fee is $5 or 10 cans of food. Winner gets store credit or entry into the final tournament which is a CWC Pre-Qualifier. Winner will move on to the Qualifier tournament at Origins 2014 in Columbus, OH.
Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Pre-Qualifier #3 - Cat & Mouse Games - Cat & Mouse Game Store, Chicago
Sat, Jan 25, 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 snacks, drinks, and a variety of prizes. That's more FUN for everyone! This series is a Catan World Championship (CWC) pre-qualifying event. The winner of each tournament will advance to the Cat & Mouse Catan Final in Spring 2014, and the winner of the final will go to the national competition at Gen Con Indy in August 2014.
The Settlers of Catan World Championship Pre-Qualifier @ The Gamer's Armory - The Gamer's Armory, Cary
Sat, Jan 11, 2014 (11:00 AM - 06:00 PM)
Please join us for one (or all if you don’t make Top 8) of the following dates for a Settlers of Catan World Championship Pre-Qualifier….you could win a free trip to Origins 2014 and compete for a chance to represent the U.S. at the 2014 Catan World Championship in Berlin, Germany!! Pre-Qualifier Events will be held as follows: · Saturday, January 11, 2014 from 11 am to 6 pm · Sunday, February 9, 2014 from 1 pm to 7 pm · Saturday, March 22, 2014 from 11 am to 6 pm - Each Pre-Qualifier Event will accommodate a maximum of 40 participants - The Entry Fee for each Pre-Qualifier Event will be $10 per person - The number of Rounds for each Pre-Qualifier Event will be 3 - The number of Players per Table for each Pre-Qualifier Event will be 3 to 4 - Each Round will be timed = 1 Hour and 30 Minutes - A Seating Chart will be used to assign player order and seating for each Event/Round The 1st & 2nd Place winner of each Pre-Qualifier Event may receive a Gift Certificate! The amounts will be determined by the number of participants. In addition to prizes to the top winners, participants may also receive small participation prizes and raffles. Please Note: We only have limited amounts of each type of participation prize so they will be given out on a first come first serve basis, while supplies last. The top 8 finishers of each Pre-Qualifier Event will be awarded a spot at The Gamer’s Armory Settlers of Catan World Championship Invitational Event being held on Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 11 am. The winner of our Invitational Event on May 17th will be awarded a spot at the Catan World Championship Qualifier Event, to be held at Origins 2014 in Columbus, OH, June 12-15, 2014. The winner will receive complimentary travel expenses, up to $250.00 (complements of The Gamer’s Armory), hotel accommodations and show badge (complements of Mayfair Games). The US Champion will not only receive a variety of great prizes, but they will also be sponsored by Mayfair Games to participate in the 2014 World Wide Catan Championship in Berlin, Germany!! Mayfair Games will send an invitation to the Top 16 Players from our Invitational Event, being held on Saturday, May 17, 2014, to participate in The Catan Masters Tournament Series. This will give players the opportunity to participate in tournaments against others who have reached the Semi-Finals or Finals for a Catan World Championship Pre-Qualifier.
Sat, Nov 23, 2013 (10:00 AM) - Sun, Nov 24, 2013 (05:00 PM)
Come join Mayfair Games at the Chicago Toy and Game Fair 2014 (booth 701). Don't miss your opportunity to meet Bob, Angus and Claire of The Bob & Angus Show, demo our newest games, buy a game to take home or even participate in the Catan World Championship (CWC) pre-qualifier. The winner of this CWC Pre-Qualifier travels to Gen Con Indy, expenses paid, to compete for a chance to represent the U.S. at the Catan World Championship in 2014. Please click ChiTag link for pre-registration information.
Tue, Nov 12, 2013 (06:00 PM - 09:30 PM)
We will having a Settlers of Catan Tournament and canned food drive on Tues Nov. 12th and Sat. Nov 16th. Cost is 10 cans of food or other non-perishable items or $5.00. All proceeds will be donated to local food banks.
Fri, Aug 30, 2013 (10:00 AM) - Mon, Sep 02, 2013 (06:00 PM)
PAX Prime and Mayfair Games will once again host a Catan Tournament. This year's tournament is a Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Qualifier. The winner of the tournament will receive complimentary travel, hotel accommodations and show badge (compliments of Mayfair Games) to travel to one of the two CWC Qualifiers (Origins Game Fair 2014 or Gen Con Indy 2014) to compete for a seat at the CWC Finals in 2014. Please visit PAX Prime's website for additional information. We will be holding qualifier rounds on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. Each day will involve a three round tournament. Friday: 1:30-7 p.m. Saturday: 12-5:30 p.m. Sunday: 12-5:30 p.m. The semi-finals and finals will happen on Monday - starting approx. 11am These tournaments will be held in the ballroom of the Hyatt Olive 8 hotel - located between the Washington State Convention Center, and the Paramount Theater, on the corner of Olive and 8th. Sign-up will happen at Board Game HQ onsite beginning Friday morning. Be sure to come see us at our booth in Sky 1 where we will be demoing and selling our latest releases including: Pompeii, Zen Garden, Road Rally USA, Urbania, Whitewater, The Settlers of Catan Explorers & Pirates expansion and Discworld. We will also be demoing two pre-release titles including Asgard's Chosen and Witches, the upcoming release in the Discworld series from Martin Wallace.
Fri, Aug 30, 2013 (09:00 AM) - Mon, Sep 02, 2013 (04:00 PM)
Dragon*Con and Mayfair Games will once again host a Catan Tournament. This year's tournament is a Catan World Championship (CWC) Pre-Qualifier. The winner of the tournament will receive complimentary travel (compliments of Dragon*Con), hotel accommodations and show badge (compliments of Mayfair Games) to travel to one of the two CWC Qualifiers (Origins Game Fair 2014 or Gen Con Indy 2014) to compete for a seat at the CWC Finals in 2014. Please visit Dragon*Con's website for additional information. Qualifier rounds will be held: Friday, Aug. 30 at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 31 at 1 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1 at 1 p.m. Tickets cost $10 each The semi-final round will begin at approximately 7 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 1 with the final round to follow immediately after. Tournament will be held in the Hilton Atlanta Downtown at 255 Courtland St. NE, Atlanta, GA 30303. 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!
Canadian Catan World Championship Qualifier - FanExpo @ Metro Toronto Convention Centre South Building, Toronto
Sat, Aug 24, 2013 (03:30 PM - 10:30 PM)
Settlers of Catan World Wide Catan Championship Qualifier hosted during FanExpo (http://www.fanexpocanada.com/). The winner gets a final seat in our 2014 tournament held at FanExpo, hotel and 4-day FanExpo badge, which will be a World Wide Catan Championship Semi-Final where the winner gets an all travel, accommodations and a seat in the World Championship in Europe in the fall of 2014. There are prizes for the top 5 players. Registration fee $20. 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 3:30 p.m. in Room 718 (on the 700 level) for rules and seating arrangements. Round Robin Game 1 - 4:00 p.m. Game 2 - 5:15 p.m. Game 3 - 6:30 p.m. Semi Final - 8:15 p.m. (Top 16) Final - Immediately following semi-final (Top 4) Done at around 10:30 p.m. COME EARLY or you will not get into the show! The show opens on Saturday at 10 am, 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.
Thu, Aug 15, 2013 (08:00 AM) - Sun, Aug 18, 2013 (04:00 PM)
Mayfair Games will be at Gen Con in full force. Whether it is running more demos in the expanded Mayfair Booth in the Dealers Room or running more games in the Mayfair Room, knighting a successful candidate in the Great Mayfair Ribbon Quest or teaching a family how to play a game and have fun together, running giant versions of its games perhaps test you skills in the US Qualifier for the Catan North American Championship (with a free trip to the World Championship next year), Mayfair is dedicated to making sure your Gen Con is overflowing with fun! CNAC is only open to United States citizens age 18 and older. Our booth is in the main exhibit hall, Booth #119 and its environs. More than 50 demo tables. Bob & Angus Live Hall E Mayfair Area will feature more than 800 events in our 12,000 Square foot event area. 8 different Mammoth Games, 16 different Giant Table Top titles, and a very large selection of regular games to play. And, don't forget The Big Game, your chance to be part of a Guinness World Record for Catan!
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 (06:00 PM - 11:00 PM)
Registration starts at 6 p.m. Rounds begin with 4 person tables as they fill with last table starting by 8 p.m. at the latest. Three rounds of play with victory points tracked through all rounds. Base Settler of Catan game only.
Fri, Jun 21, 2013 (12:00 AM) - Sun, Jun 23, 2013 (12:00 AM)
DieCon is a premier Midwest gaming convention held annually in the metro St. Louis area. Our focus is to support all aspects of the adventure gaming hobby; this includes board games, collectable card games, electronic gaming, live action role-playing games, miniature games, and tabletop role-playing games. DieCon is held at the Gateway Center in Collinsville, Illinois over the last weekend in June (June 21-23, 2013). We host over 250 scheduled events each year and occupy 25,000 square feet of gaming space. In 2012, the attendance was over 650 unique visitors from an 8 state region. This year we will host a variety of Mayfair games including our very popular settlers of Catan event which hosts on average 20 players. This will be at least our 5th Settlers of Catan Tournament.
All the King's Men Catan North American Championship pre-pre-qualifier - All the King's Men Chess and Games Center, Pitman
Sun, Jun 16, 2013 (12:00 AM - 12:00 AM)
All the King's Men is proud to host a series of pre-pre-qualifiers for the Catan North American Championship. Winner of the tournament will win a trip to Gen Con 2013 to compete for in the qualifier and a chance to win the crown of best Settlers of Catan player in North America.
Thu, Jun 13, 2013 (08:00 AM) - Sun, Jun 16, 2013 (04:00 PM)
Mayfair Games will be at Origins in full force. Whether it is running demos in the Mayfair Booth in Hall C, or providing demos and product through the Mayfair Booth in Hall D. This year we bring Mammoth Games - Giant Games and regular game events to the Mayfair Room, while still sponsoring the Kids Room during the day. Play in the Catan North American Qualifier for a semifinal seat in the Catan North American Championship (win a free trip to the Catan North American Championship held this year at Gen Con Indy), Mayfair is dedicated to making sure your Origins is overflowing with fun! So come visit us our three locations! CNAC events are open to persons age 18 and older.