Press Release | November

Press Release | November

Every month, Tune in Today’s Monthly Press Release will list new arrivals, back in stock items, preorders, and some of our most anticipated events!

November brings new fall colors, familiar feelings of friendship and family, and gratitude for all that we have. We at Twenty Sided Store are thankful for the amazing people we get to meet and play games with every day, and we hope to spend more time with you as we look forward to the holiday season!

In this issue, take a sneak peek into our holiday events, read about our favorite games from Spooktober, and peruse the newest games to grace our shelves!


Hot off the Press

Check out our Fall Festivities blog for information on private Journeys, as well as a sneak peek into our Halloween party and our upcoming Black Friday weekend!

All Hallow's Eve is Nigh! Even after Spooktober comes to a close, a scary game hits the spot all year round. Check out our Spooky Staff Picks blog coverage, including both our favorite board games and roleplaying games for Halloween.

Continue to Tune in Today and read our bi-weekly blogs to see which games we are thankful for this November, as well as sneak peeks into what you can expect from Twenty Sided Adventures

 

This Month in Games

New Arrivals

Every week we expand our carefully curated selection of games. Check out the newest arrivals and find a new favorite!

Board Games 

New Exit games | The Exit series emulates the exciting experience of an escape room! Also featured as an October staff pick, the series has released new versions, such as the Catacombs of Horror, Haunted Roller Coaster, House of Riddles, and Sunken Treasure.

Say Anything 10th Anniversary | Read wacky questions, vote on your favorite answer, and see if your friends know you well enough to pick the right one! A fun party game that’s all about your opinion.

Spot It 5th Anniversary | The classic matching game is celebrating its 5th anniversary with brand new shiny packaging! 

Monopoly Nightmare Before Christmas | The classic game of Monopoly comes to Halloween Town! Purchase locations from the movie and collect presents as you travel the board. A perfect game for after Halloween, building into Christmas.

Junk Art | A fun, light game with ten different play modes, all centered around creating art from trash!

Ticket to Ride New York | Play the award-winning railroad strategy game in under 20 minutes as you traverse New York’s subway system!

Control | A time travel game that emulates the gameplay of games like Magic the Gathering or Hearthstone with more simple, easy-to-pick-up-and-play rules.

Cat Lady Premium | Play your favorite cat collecting game with new cats, new components, and new customization options!

Flick ‘Em Up | There’s only room for one sheriff in this town, and in this game of cowboy gun duels, you’ll fight to be the last one standing! Ten different scenarios are included to keep the gameplay fun and interesting.

Teotihuacan City of Gods | Command a force of worker dice to gather resources and create the Pyramid of the Sun.

Trapwords | A fun and fast-paced party game! You’ll try to help your team guess the word and trick the other team into saying the trap words!

Vadoran Gardens | A standalone competitive card-drafting and tile-laying card game!

 

Roleplaying Games 

Justice Velocity | An RPG with a light rules systems that focuses on letting you jump into the role of an action movie hero. 

Dialect | A game about a new language, its rise in popularity, and its death! Build an isolated community and explore their culture through language. 

Dinosaur Princesses | Play as dinosaurs who are also princesses in this silly RPG great for both families and adults!

Punks Been Dead Since ‘79 | Between the rednecks and the religious, it’s not easy fitting in to a rural 2000s town when you’re a punk.

The Sword, the Crown, and the Unspeakable Power | A dark fantasy world similar to A Song of Ice and Fire, this game lets you get your hands dirty in scheming, conniving, and backstabbing.

Shadowrun Sixth World Core | Play as a shadowrunner, someone who is willing to do anything it takes to survive in a cold, futuristic world. 

Kids on Bikes Strange Adventures Volume 2 | Add 17 new towns and 3 new adventures to your games of Kids on Bikes!

Band of Blades | A dark military game of war strategy and camaraderie, using the same system from the popular game Blades in the Dark.

Cyberpunk Red Jumpstart Kit | Jump into the future with this prequel to the highly anticipated Cyberpunk 2077. This kit includes everything you need to play your first few sessions!

 

 

Back in Stock

Did you miss them? We work to ensure your favorite games are never out of stock for too long! Below are games you might have missed but we have restocked so you can enjoy them.

Eurographics Puzzles | We’re restocked with new and familiar puzzles, featuring landscapes, fine art, and pop culture! 

New York Puzzle Company Puzzles | The puzzle madness continues! Old favorites and new puzzles featuring covers from the New Yorker, Vanity Fair, and the Harry Potter series are the perfect way to enjoy the rainy weather.

Tsuro | Travel paths that you create, putting tiles on the board to create beautiful, intersecting passages in this deceptively simple strategy game. 

Monopoly Deal | Play the classic game of Monopoly with just a stack of cards in under 20 minutes!

Superfight | Create wacky powered characters and then pit them against each other. The joy of Superfight is in the Super Arguments you and your friends will get into over whether fire-breathing kindergartners could beat a pirate with a jetpack.

 

Preorder

Good things come to those who wait… and plan ahead with a preorder!

Lift Off | Build a space agency and travel the universe in this strategy game for 2 to 4 players!

D&D 5e Eberron : Rising from the Last War | Explore the industrial city of Eberron with the newest setting released for Dungeons and Dragons! Pick up a copy of the alternate art cover while supplies last.

D&D 5e Tyranny of Dragons Alt. Art | Prevent Tiamat’s return with both Hoard of the Dragon Queen and The Rise of Tiamat bound in one new alternate art cover! 

Root Expansion : The Underworld | Expand your games of Root with new factions that live deep under the ground!


Join in the Fun

Twenty Sided Journeys!

Embark on a Journey and explore the World of Mira! Immerse yourself in a private storytelling experience and support the creation of original creative content by Lauren Bilanko and the Twenty Sided Team.

Pumpkin Dungeon @ Nitehawk

WED 11/13  @ 7p - 9p

Guided by Johnni Medina

Our Runner Quests are public events that are great ways to meet people and explore Williamsburg and surrounding neighborhoods. 

Each beautifully illustrated Runner Quest starts adventurers off at one end of a map and continues to the other end as they overcome challenges. Every adventure is custom written, every story unique, and every outcome will depend on your actions. Gather your friends and go on an adventure!

Twenty Sided Journeys

A Private Table for 6

Gather your party and immerse yourself in a storytelling experience full of endless possibilities and amazing surprises. Enjoy fine food and drink as you embark on a storytelling adventure! Beginners Welcome! 

These Private Journeys are great for company parties, holiday celebrations, birthdays, and more!

D&D at Taco Chulo

Every year New Aurelia celebrates the Festival of the Lost Gods. Join us at Taco Chulo to celebrate with strange characters in a fantastic setting.

FRIs @ 5p-8p

D&D at Gertie

Guests have been invited to witness The Medium translate words of wisdom from an otherworldly entity. What will you uncover?

SUNs @ 5p-8p

Check out our Privates & Bookings pages to explore everything we offer!

 


Classes & Seminars

We offer a host of classes and seminars that will cultivate your confidence and expand your skills as a storyteller! Our classes are beginner friendly and a great way to meet people. 

Class | Mini Painting

TUEs @ 7p

Guided by Lauren Bilanko and Johnni Medina

Master the three basic techniques of painting, explore advanced techniques, make friends, and paint your miniatures! This relaxing, sociable class will help you finish painting your gaming pieces while meeting cool new people. 

Seminar | Adventure Writing

SAT 11/2 @ 6p

Guided by Lauren Bilanko

Create unique adventures for your roleplaying games! This class will introduce you to storytelling for collaborative roleplaying games, crafting well organized adventure modules, and even more!

Seminar | Learn to DM

SAT 11/9 @ 6p

Guided by Lauren Bilanko

Step behind the screen and demystify the techniques of running a roleplaying game. Currently cultivated to help DM’s run games in fifth edition Dungeons and Dragons, this seminar will  cover everything from building confidence, party management, adventure structure, and more! 

Class | Story Improv

SAT 11/16 @ 6p

Guided by Johnni Medina

Get on your feet and get goofy! A great deep dive into roleplaying, Story Improv is a collection of games and activities aimed at growing confidence, listening to your instincts, building memorable characters, and sharing a scene. No improv ability or roleplaying experience is needed in this small, lively class.

Class | Learn to Play D&D 5e

SAT 11/23 @ 6p

Guided by Lauren Bilanko

Learn the basics of the newest edition of Dungeons and Dragons and make a character! This introduction to D&D will cover everything from building characters, casting spells, engaging in combat, and all of the roleplay in between! You will leave this class with a fully playable first level D&D character and all of the tools to jump into a game! 

 

Twenty Sided Adventures 

Blackbottom Side Quests

Guided by Lauren Bilanko and Johnni Medina

Explore the exciting coastal city of Blackbottom! 

As we go into our busy holiday season, we are bringing you bite-sized adventures set in the custom world of Mira that you can only experience at Twenty Sided Store. Take a tour of new and unexplored locations in Blackbottom, and find out what happened to your favorite characters after the aftermath of "Greyfang" and "The Nautili Isles." 

 

Magic the Gathering Events

Play the most popular collectible card game in the world! Learn to play, make new friends, and compete in tournaments!

Casual Sealed

WEDs @ 7p

Guided by Madeline Courtney

The best event for new and returning Magic players, Casual Sealed is a more relaxed format aimed at meeting people, opening packs, and having a fun, relaxing night. Buy 6 packs and build, or learn to build, a deck and then play in a casual round against other players.

Draft | Throne of Eldraine

FNM FRIs @ 7p

SUNs @ 5p

Guided by Luis Chato

Challenge yourself and build a deck on the fly! You and the other players will pull or “draft” cards from booster packs, build a deck, and then compete in 3 50-minute rounds! Casual Sealed is perfect for those new to the game, wanting to jump back in, or those looking for a social gaming event.

Standard | Throne of Eldraine

SUNs @ 1p

Guided by Luis Chato

Bring a constructed deck from the most recent sets of Magic (check the event description for current Standard sets!) and compete against other players in 3 50-minute rounds! Test your deck, win prizes, and meet new people!

Casual Commander

SUNs @ 1p

Guided by Luis Chato

Send your Commander into battle! Commander is a multi-player format consisting of a 100-card deck led by a Commander, a legendary creature, that dictates the color of your deck. In our Casual Commander event, we will randomly seat Commander games. After the first game concludes, hang out for casual play!

 

Until Next Month

Check in next month for new games, new blogs, new events, and new memories!

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