TURN YOUR STORE INTO A GAMING COMMUNITY

The Wizards Play Network delivers tools to help your store succeed. Access exclusive events, attract loyal players, and turn your store into a vibrant gaming community.

Why Join?

  • Grow your gaming community

  • Become part of a network

  • Exclusive events & materials

How to Join

  • Have a retail location

  • Fill out the application

  • Wait for us to contact you

WPN Store Levels

Each of our store levels offers valuable benefits for your business

Benefits

  • Same-day scheduling for Casual Magic events
  • Seven-day advance scheduling for Ranked Magic events
  • Magic League
  • Free event advertising in our Store and Event Locator

Requirements**

  • Complete a mandatory orientation program
  • Report at least 4 events
  • Have at least 15 unique players in your reported events, combined
  • Run and report a single event with at least 8 players
  • Introduce at least 3 new players to WPN events

**If a store remains at this level for longer than 12 continuous months, WPN status will be revoked.

Benefits

  • All Gateway programs and benefits
  • Friday Night Magic (any number of events)
  • Up to 3 Magic Prerelease events per set*
  • 1 Magic Store Championship per set*
  • Magic Buy-a-Box promo cards
  • Access to specialty WPN products
  • Same-day scheduling for both Casual and Ranked events
  • Magic Open House
  • Standard Showdown
  • Draft Weekend

*Some Magic sets do not offer Prerelease or Store Championship

Requirements**

  • Report at least 24 events

  • Have at least 30 unique players in your reported events, combined

  • Run and report a single event with at least 12 players

  • Introduce at least 6 new players to WPN events

  • Maintain a delinquency rate of less than 20 percent

**For preceding 12 months

**After 12 continuous months in the WPN, if a store falls below this level, WPN status will be revoked.

Benefits

  • All Core level programs and benefits
  • Up to 6 Magic Prerelease events and 1 Magic Store Championship events per set*
  • Additional Friday Night Magic and Magic Buy-a-Box promo cards
  • Additional specialty WPN products
  • WPN Premium Tournament eligibility**
  • Additional Standard Showdown booster packs

*Some Magic sets do not offer Prerelease or Store Championship

**Contact your WPN representative for details

Requirements**

  • Report at least 48 events
  • Have at least 100 unique players in reported events, combined
  • Run and report a single event with at least 32 players
  • Introduce at least 20 new players to WPN events
  • Maintain a delinquency rate of less than 10 percent

* Additional requirements may apply. See specific event webpage for details.

**For preceding 12 months

Benefits

  • All Core and Advanced level programs and benefits
  • Additional Friday Night Magic and Magic Buy-a-Box promo cards
  • Additional specialty WPN products

Requirements**

  • Report at least 125 events
  • Have at least 250 unique players playing in your reported events, combined
  • Run and report a single event with at least 50 players
  • Introduce at least 50 new players to WPN events
  • Maintain a delinquency rate of 0 percent

**For preceding 12 months

WPN Orientation

Prepare for your conversation with Retail Development by reading these articles.

Onboarding: Introduction to the WPN

Onboarding: Introduction to the WPN

April 19, 2018

Review the basics on the WPN before your first conversation.

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WPN Orientation: New Player Path

WPN Orientation: New Player Path

April 19, 2018

Get ready for your second orientation conversation with this overview of products and programs aimed at new player growth.

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WPN Orientation: Event Management

WPN Orientation: Event Management

April 19, 2018

Review the basics on the WPN before your first conversation.

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WPN Orientation: Customer Experience

WPN Orientation: Customer Experience

April 19, 2018

We’ve talked a lot about your events, but what about the rest of your store? Let’s dive into the different ways of expressing your business to be more appealing to customers.

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Prospective Retailer Guide

Prospective Retailer Guide

May 15, 2017

Before you apply to join the Wizards Play Network, there are a few things you should know first.

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WPN Orientation: Sales Strategy

WPN Orientation: Sales Strategy

March 21, 2017

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