Games Archive

  • DoxCast #154: Magic: The Gathering: Aether Revolt Set Review

    With just one week until the pre-release and two weeks until it comes out, join a host of Paradox regulars as we discuss the spoiler for the sequel to Kaladesh. We discuss new mechanics and their impact on multiple formats as well pick some of our favorite new cards to get you ready for all […]

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  • DoxCast #151: Dungeons and Dragons: Just What the Heck is a DM Anyway?

    We’re back with our 2nd ever D&D podcast and we’re talking about what makes a DM a DM. How do you guide the story for your campaign? What tips and tricks can you use to make it exciting for your players? And why is it just so rewarding? Join hosts Joshua Trumbo and Richard Early […]

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  • DoxCast #149: Part 2: 2017 – What We’re Looking Forward To

    It’s the second part of our special year end podcast event. Join Joshua Trumbo, Richard Early, Brad Meixner, Darren Gregson, John Laitinen as we talk about what we are expecting in the new year. Make your resolution to listen to the Doxcast and hear what we are predicting will be the biggest things in nerd […]

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  • DoxCast #149: Part 1: 2016 Year in Review

    From Pokemon Go to DC Rebirth, 2016 was full of some of the biggest happenings in nerd history. We launch part one of a special year end Doxcast series with a look back at this crazy year. Join a whole host of Doxcast regulars as they share their thoughts: Joshua Trumbo, Brad Meixner, John Laitinen, […]

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  • Doxcast #138: Quest for Zilch – the Making of a Board Game

    Douglas and Billy Jo Plante join Rich Early and Josh Trumbo to fill us in on their locally designed game. What’s the origin of a game? How do you get it ready to play? And how do you get it out into the world? We discuss the process from the birth of an idea to […]

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  • Doxcast #133: Magic The Gathering: Eldritch Moon Spoiler Review

    The conclusion to the Shadows Over Innistrad block is here and we’re going to break it down for you. Rich Early, Matt Serani, Kyle Rehome, and Kyle Engleson sit down to discuss the storyline, mechanics, and cards in the new set. Eldritch Moon is shaping up to be one of the strongest sets we’ve seen […]

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  • Fargo’s Kong Quest 2: Electric Bananaloo! – Sunday, May 15th!

    Fargo’s Kong Quest 2: Electric Bananaloo! This month we are running Smash 4 with Singles, Doubles, and a new, FREE ENTRY Random Select Tournament for players that get knocked out early! Community Page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1008126012577673/ Tournament Organizers: Josh “Krugy” Kruger & Marshal “Beefos” Woroniecki Down B Collaborations will be coming back to stream the event! Check […]

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  • Friday Night X-Wing – Friday, May 6th!

    Friday Night X-Wing Friday, May 6th Registration: 6:00 pm Tournament: 7:00 pm Entry: $5 Format: Fragile Allegiances with Zombies (explained below) List: Each player brings one ship, upgraded however they like. Each player’s build must feature one unique card, either and upgrade card or pilot. Each Player’s build must not exceed 33 points. Players may […]

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  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Locals Tim Edwardson Memorial Events – April 30th & May 1st.

    Yu-Gi-Oh! Locals Tim Edwardson Memorial Event Saturday, April 30th Time: 2:00 pm Suggested Minimum Donation: $5 Format: Constructed Prizes: 1st Place – 5 Booster Packs All participants receive 1 Booster Pack Door prize: 1 Shining Victories Booster Box Preordered _ Yu-Gi-Oh! Locals Tim Edwardson Memorial Event Sunday, May 1st Time: 2:00 pm Suggested Minimum Donation: […]

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  • Pokemon Fates Collide Prerelease – Sunday, May 1st!

    Pokemon – Fates Collide Prerelease Sunday, May 1st Prerelease Event 1 Registration: 12:00 pm Tournament: 1:00 pm Entry: $30 (All participants receive 6 Fates Collide booster packs) Format: Sealed Deck Rounds: 3 Swiss rounds Prizes: 2 Fates Collide booster packs + Fates Collide promo card to all participants _ Prerelease Event 2 Registration: 3:00 pm […]

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  • Celebrate 15th Annual Free Comic Book Day – Saturday, May 7th!

    Free Comic Book Day 26 Roberts Street, Downtown Fargo Saturday, May 7th Doors Open at 9:00 am Paradox Comics-N-Cards proudly presents the 15th annual Free Comic Book Day (FCBD). Celebrate comic books and pop culture all day Saturday May 7th as Paradox offers 10,000 free comics featuring 50 different titles. Fans of movies, TV, or […]

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  • #123 – Dox Talks – The Jodo Cast

    We sat down with Leo Andrie and Joe Lutovsky of The Jodo Cast, a Star Wars gaming podcast produced here in the Fargo-Moorhead area. Leo and Joe are big fans of Star Wars games, whether they’re board games, cards games, or video games. They let us know some of their favorites, some of the fringe […]

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  • Monthly Tabletop Night – Saturday, May 7th!

    Tabletop Night Saturday, May 7th Time: 6:00pm – 2:00am Entry: FREE Format: Open Tabletop Gaming Prizes: Hourly drawings from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm 20% off games and gaming supplies during the event for all attendees! Come down to Paradox for a fun evening of FREE open gaming, focused on board games and role-playing games. […]

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  • Free Comic Book Day – Saturday, May 7th!

    Free Comic Book Day Saturday, May 7th 9:00 am – 8:00 pm • 10,000 Free Comics __50 Different Titles • 10 Per Person • 20 Per Household • 25% Off Store-Wide __(Sale excludes back issues and gaming card singles) • Free Comic Book Day Party __Paradox Event Center __12:00 pm – 8:00 pm • Paradox […]

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  • Friday Night X-Wing – Friday, April 22nd!

    Friday Night X-Wing Friday, April 22nd Registration: 6:00 pm Tournament: 7:00 pm Entry: $5 Format: 100 pt squads Rounds: 3 Swiss rounds, no cut Prizes: The prize pool will be $2.50 gift card value per player, paid out as follows: 1st Place – 50% of prize pool 2nd Place – 30% of prize pool 3rd-4th […]

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  • X-Wing Regional Championship – Saturday, June 11th!

    X-Wing Regional Championship Saturday, June 11th Registration: 8:30am – 10:00am Tournament: 10:15am Entry: $25 Format: Constructed, 100 pt Squads Rounds: Swiss + top cut Length: 75 minutes/round Prizes: X-Wing Regional Championship kit plus: 1st Place – $100 Paradox Gift Card 2nd Place – $75 Paradox Gift Card 3rd-4th Place – $50 Paradox Gift Card 5th-8th […]

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  • International Tabletop Day – Saturday, April 30th!

    International Tabletop Day Saturday, April 30th Time: 12:00 pm – 12:00 am Entry: FREE Format: Open Tabletop Gaming Prizes: Hourly drawings and prizes starting at 1:00 pm 20% off games and game supplies to event attendees! International Tabletop Day is back! Come to Paradox to celebrate with a day of open tabletop gaming. Sponsored by […]

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  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Sneak Peek: Shining Victories – April 20th & May 1st!

    Yu-Gi-Oh! Sneak Peek – Shining Victories Saturday, April 30th Time: 1:00 pm Entry: $20 Format: Sealed Prizes: Exclusive Shining Victories Game Mats will be awarded randomly Each participant receives 5 Shining Victories booster packs, 1 Sneak Peek promo – Magical Cavalry of Cxulub, and 1 mini-poster. A Sneak Peek is your first look inside the […]

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  • Paradox Closed Easter Sunday

    Hey everybody, just a note that Paradox is closed today. Happy Easter to everyone! Thank you for being our friends and customers! _

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  • Imperial Assault Regional Championship – Saturday, June 4th!

    Imperial Assault Regional Championship Saturday, June 4th Registration: 8:30am – 10:00am Tournament: 10:15am Entry: $25 Format: Constructed, 40 pt Armies Rounds: Swiss + top cut Length: 55 minutes/round + 10 minutes map/mission set-up Prizes: 1-6 Players – Regional Championship kit 7+ additional $15 Paradox gift card per player in prize pool Cantina: Refreshments provided free […]

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  • Monthly Tabletop Night – Saturday, April 9th!

    Tabletop Night SPECIAL DATE: APRIL 9TH Time: 6:00pm – 2:00am Entry: FREE Format: Open Tabletop Gaming Prizes: Hourly drawings from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm 20% off games and gaming supplies during the event for all attendees! Come down to Paradox for a fun evening of FREE open gaming, focused on board games and role-playing […]

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  • Armada Regional Championship – Saturday, April 23rd!

    Armada Regional Championship Saturday, April 23rd Registration: 8:30am – 10:00am Tournament: 10:15am Entry: $25 Format: Constructed, 400 pt Fleets Rounds: Swiss + top cut Length: 150 minutes/round Prizes: 1-6 Players – Regional Championship kit 7+ additional $15 Paradox gift card per player in prize pool Cantina: Refreshments provided free all day. Expect sodas, bottled water, […]

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  • Yu-Gi-Oh! BOSH Regional Qualifier – Saturday, April 16th!

    Yu-Gi-Oh! Regional Qualifier Saturday, April 16th Registration: 9:00 am Tournament: 10:00 am Entry: $20 Format: Advanced, Constructed Type: Tier 2 Event Deck List: Required Rounds: Swiss Prizes: Top 4 – Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG Deck Box Top 8 – WCQ Regional Game Mat Invites to World Championship Qualifier depend upon attendance 5 booster packs to all participants […]

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  • Ladies Night – March 20th!

    Ladies Night A Paradox Comics-N-Cards Special Event Sunday, March 20th Time: 7:00pm – 10:00 pm Entry: Free Format: A get-together featuring board gaming, comics discussion, and food! Prizes: Giveaways at the end of the evening of featured comics and games • A night just for the ladies, all ages welcome! • Special offers – Paradox […]

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  • Force of Will The Moonlit Savior Prerelease – Monday, March 7th!

    Force of Will – The Moonlit Savior Prerelease Monday, March 7th Time: 6:00 pm Entry: $20 Format: Sealed Rounds: 3 Swiss rounds Prizes: 1st Place – Force of Will Playmat 2nd Place – Force of Will Playmat In addition, 2 playmats will be awarded randomly Each participant receives 6 The Moonlit Savior booster packs, and […]

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  • Geek & Sundry Game Night – Tonight at 6:30pm!

    Geek & Sundry Game Night Demo and WIN! 26 Roberts Street, Downtown Fargo Wednesday, March 2nd 6:30 pm – 10:00 pm The big night is here! It’s our second ‪#‎GnSGameNight‬ and we’re ready for you. You’ve been invited. You’ve seen our posts. Now it’s time to game. We’ll open up the Event Center at around […]

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  • Geek & Sundry Game Night – Wednesday, March 3rd!

    Geek & Sundry Game Night Wednesday, March 2nd Time: 6:30 pm – 10:30 pm Entry: FREE Format: Game Demos, Open Play Prizes: Games provided by Geek & Sundry will be demoed, played, and then given away to participants! Every time you try a new game, you’ll get a chance to win it! Geek & Sundry […]

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  • FM Comic-Con 2016 – February 27-28!

    FM Comic-Con Baymont Inn & Suites 3333 13th Ave S Fargo, ND February 27-28 ROBERT ATKINS (Deadpool, GI Joe, Spider-Man, Batman, etc!) is our Guest of Honor! Psychic Tiff will also be there! HUGE Lego display! COSPLAY COSTUME CONTESTS! Parties Saturday Night! Fan clubs (Mandalorian Mercs, Rebel Legion and more!)! ARTISTS ALLEY! HUGE VENDORS ROOM-SOLD […]

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  • Force of Will Constructed Tournament – Thursdays at Paradox!

    Force of Will – Constructed Tournament Thursdays Time: 6:00 pm Entry: $5 Format: New Frontiers, constructed Rounds: Swiss + top cut Prizes: 1st Place – 5 booster packs 2nd Place – 3 booster packs 1 participation pack to all players Come play Force of Will, Thursdays, starting February 25th, with a whole new weekly tournament! […]

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  • Monthly Tabletop Night – Saturday, March 5th!

    Tabletop Night Saturday, March 5th Time: 6:00pm – 2:00am Entry: FREE Format: Open Tabletop Gaming Prizes: Hourly drawings from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm 20% off games and gaming supplies during the event for all attendees! Come down to Paradox for a fun evening of FREE open gaming, focused on board games and role-playing games. […]

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  • Imperial Assault Store Championship – Saturday, March 19th!

    Imperial Assault Store Championship Saturday, March 19th Registration: 10:00 am Tournament: 11:00 am Entry: $15 Format: Constructed, 40 pt army Rounds: Swiss + top cut, depending on attendance Prizes: 1-4 Players – Store Championship Kit only 5+ Players – Kit + $10 in store credit/merchandise per additional player Prepare and save: Paradox is price matching […]

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  • Armada Store Championship – Saturday, March 12th!

    Armada Store Championship Saturday, March 12th Registration: 10:00 am Tournament: 11:00 am Entry: $15 Format: Constructed, 400 pt fleet Rounds: Swiss + top cut, depending on attendance Prizes: 1-4 Players – Store Championship Kit only 5+ Players – Kit + $10 in store credit/merchandise per additional player Prepare and save: Paradox is price matching Amazon […]

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  • X-Wing Store Championship – Saturday, March 5th!

    X-Wing Store Championship Saturday, March 5th Registration: 10:00 am Tournament: 11:00 am Entry: $15 Format: Constructed, 100 pt squads Rounds: Swiss + top cut, depending on attendance Prizes: 1-4 Players – Store Championship Kit only 5+ Players – Kit + $10 in store credit/merchandise per additional player Prepare and save: Paradox is price matching Amazon […]

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  • Paradox FM Comic-Con Kick Off Weekend – February 26-28!

    Paradox FM Comic-Con Kick Off Weekend Friday, Feb. 26 – Sunday Feb. 28 The Fargo-Moorhead Comic-Con is back and better than ever! This year’s event takes place at the Baymont Inn and Suites the last weekend of February, but the action starts early at Paradox Comics! Comic Con Kick Off Event ParadoxComics-N-Cards 26 Roberts St. […]

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  • Force of Will ARG North Dakota State Championship – February 21st!

    Force of Will ARG North Dakota State Championship Sunday, February 21st Registration: 12:00 pm Tournament: 1:00 pm Entry: $25 Format: New Frontiers Rounds: Swiss + cut to Top 8 Prizes: 1st Place – Championship Play Mat, invite to ARG National Championship, 100 ARG token points, 24 booster packs 2nd Place – Top 8 Play Mat, […]

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  • Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship – Saturday, February 27th!

    Yu-Gi-Oh! OTS Championship Saturday, February 27th Registration: 9:00 am Tournament: 10:00 am Entry: $20 Format: Advanced, Constructed Type: Tier 2 Event Deck List: Required Rounds: Swiss + Top 8 Prizes: 1st Place – OTS Championship Playmat, Invite to 2016 World Championship Qualifier 2nd-4th Place – Invite to 2016 World Championship Qualifier 5 booster packs to […]

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  • Star Wars X-Wing Academy Tournament – Saturday, February 27th!

    X-Wing Academy Saturday, February 27th Registration: 11:00 am Tournament: 12:00 pm Entry: $5 Format: 100 pt squads Rounds: 3 Swiss rounds Prizes: 1st Place – $15 X-Wing ship, Medallion from X-Wing kit, choice of Vader promo card or dice bag 2nd Place – choice of Vader promo card or dice bag Best New Player – […]

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  • Potluck Tabletop Night – Saturday, February 6th!

    Potluck Tabletop Night 26 Roberts Street, Downtown Fargo Saturday, February 6th 6:00pm – 2:00am The winter around here can lower your spirits. Cold weather, long nights, and cold weather. Also, the nights are long. Fortunately we have “friends” and “games” to help us pass the time during this troublesome period. Hmmm. Playing games with friends? […]

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  • DBZ ARG 2016 State Championship ND – Saturday, February 6th!

    DBZ ARG 2016 State Championship ND Saturday, February 6th Registration: 10:00 am Tournament: 12:00 pm Entry: $25, VIP Entry: $30 (includes custom sleeves, custom dice, raffle entries) Format: Constructed Rounds: Swiss + cut to Top 8 Prizes: 1st Place – Unique ND State Champion Trophy, ARG DBZ State Champion Playmat, ARG National Champ. invite, 100 […]

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  • Pokemon BREAKpoint Prerelease & Party – Sunday, January 24th!

    Pokemon – BREAKpoint Prerelease & Party Sunday, January 24th Prerelease Event 1 Registration: 12:00 pm Tournament: 1:00 pm Entry: $30 (All participants receive 6 BREAKpoint booster packs) Format: Sealed Deck Rounds: 3 Swiss rounds Prizes: 2 BREAKpoint booster packs + BREAKpoint promo card to all participants _ Prerelease Event 2 Registration: 3:00 pm Tournament: 4:00 […]

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  • HeroClix: World’s Finest Prerelease – Saturday, January 30th!

    HeroClix – World’s Finest Prerelease Saturday, January 30th Registration: 1:00 pm Tournament: 2:00 pm Entry: $16 Format: Sealed Rounds: Swiss Scoring: Standard Prizes: 1st Place – player chooses one LE from prize pool Fellowship – 1 LE awarded Depending on number of players, additional LEs may be part of Prerelease prize pool. Otherwise, remaining LEs […]

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  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Day Tournament – Sunday, January 31st!

    Yu-Gi-Oh! Day Sunday, January 31st Registration: 12:00 pm Tournament: 1:00 pm Entry: $5 Format: Tier 1, Advanced, Constructed Rounds: Swiss Prizes: 1st Place – Exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! Day Game Mat Top 8 – Exclusive Yu-Gi-Oh! Day Super Rare Token Card Participation – 1 Breakers of Shadow booster pack and 1 Star Pack per player Paradox proudly […]

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  • House Benefit – Saturday, January 9th!

    House Benefit Paradox Board Game Benefit Baymont Inn & Suites 3333 13th Ave S, Fargo Saturday, January 9th 4PM – 10PM I have spent two years talking about how proud I am of the Fargo-Moorhead gaming community. But rarely have I been more proud than right now. The men and women of CoreCon have organized […]

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  • Star Wars Game Day: X-Wing Academy Event!

    Star Wars Game Day X-Wing Academy Event Saturday, January 23rd First time flying? Veteran of the galactic civil war? Hopping around the Outer Rim on odd jobs? All pilots are welcome at the Paradox X-Wing Academy! Exclusive Alternate Art Promo Cards • Amazon Price Matching • Three-Rounds of Dogfighting • Snacks and Drinks It’s time […]

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  • X-Wing Academy Tournament and Free Demo!

    Star Wars Game Day X-Wing Academy Event Saturday, January 23rd New Player Demo Time: 10:00 am Entry: Free to all participants Prizes: Alternate art promo cards to all participants X-Wing Academy Registration: 11:00 am – Players register their 100 pt squads and pick a faction: Empire, Rebel Alliance, or Scum and Villainy. Play any squad […]

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  • Pokemon City Championships – Saturday, January 16th!

    Pokemon City Championships Saturday, January 16th Registration: 10:00 am Tournament: 12:00 pm Entry: $10 (Masters) Free for Juniors and Seniors Format: Standard Rounds: Swiss + Top Cut Prizes: Masters 1st Place – 36 packs 2nd Place – 20 packs 3rd-4th Place – 10 packs 5th-8th Place – 4 packs 9th-16th Place – 2 packs Juniors […]

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  • Paradox Holiday Schedule!

    Hey everybody! Just a quick note about Paradox‘s schedule over the holidays: December 24: 10AM – 4PM December 25: Closed December 31: 10AM – 6PM January 1: 12PM – Midnight Don’t forget the New Year’s Extravaganza coming up on January 2nd, along with Tabletop Night!

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  • New Year’s Extravaganza – Saturday, January 2nd!

    New Year’s Extravaganza 26 Roberts Street, Downtown Fargo Saturday, January 2nd 10AM-Midnight Greetings to Paradox customers one and all! On behalf of everyone here at the shop, we hope you are having the best of Holidays. Please be safe on New Year‘s, and most importantly, nerd out to your favorite nerd stuff! We are wasting […]

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  • Monthly Tabletop Night – Saturday, January 2nd!

    Tabletop Night Saturday, January 2nd Time: 6:00pm – 2:00am Entry: FREE Format: Open Tabletop Gaming Prizes: Hourly drawings from 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm 20% off games and gaming supplies during the event for all attendees! Featured Demo: Mysterium • Dead of Winter Earn chances to win both games and special discounts! Come down to […]

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  • Yu-Gi-Oh! Sneak Peek: Breakers of Shadow – January 9th & 10th!

    Yu-Gi-Oh! Sneak Peek – Breakers of Shadow Saturday, January 9th Time: 1:00 pm Entry: $20 Format: Sealed Prizes: Exclusive Breakers of Shadow Game Mats will be awarded randomly Each participant receives 5 Breakers of Shadow booster packs, 1 Sneak Peek promo – Steel Cavalry of Dinon, and 1 mini-poster. A Sneak Peek is your first […]

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