Strategies Games & Hobbies

at 3878 Main St, Vancouver, V5V3N9 Canada

Canada's Board Game Store, based in Vancouver, BC.


Strategies Games & Hobbies
3878 Main St
Vancouver , BC V5V3N9
Canada
Contact Phone
P: +1 (604) 872-6911
Website
http://www.strategiesgames.ca

Description

Your local, independent supplier for games! Board games, card games, model-based games (miniatures), roleplaying games.

How To Get to Strategies Games & Hobbies

#3 Main/Downtown bus #25 Brentwood/UBC bus

Opening time

  • Mondays: 11:00- 18:00
  • Tuesdays: 11:00- 18:00
  • Wednesdays: 11:00- 18:00
  • Thursdays: 11:00- 19:00
  • Fridays: 11:00- 21:00
  • Saturdays: 10:00- 18:00
  • Sundays: 11:00- 17:00

General Info

Questions? The best way to contact us is to call or email the shop. We host events! Open Board Game Night is every Friday at 6pm sharp. Check the website for other monthly events.

Company Rating

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Holiday hours start on Sunday! DEC 13 Sunday 10-6 DEC 14 Monday 10-7 DEC 15 Tuesday 10-7 DEC 16 Wednesday 10-7 DEC 17 Thursday 10-9 DEC 18 Friday 10-9 DEC 19 Saturday 9-7 DEC 20 Sunday 10-6 DEC 21 Monday 10-7 DEC 22 Tuesday 10-7 DEC 23 Wednesday 10-9 DEC 24 Thursday 10-5 DEC 25 Friday Closed DEC 26 Saturday 10-6 DEC 27 Sunday 11-5 DEC 28 Monday 11-6 DEC 29 Tuesday 11-6 DEC 30 Wednesday 11-6 DEC 31 Thursday 11-6 Jan 1 Friday 11-5

Published on 2015-12-11 18:00:01 GMT

Saturday, August 15th Miniature Game Day: FLAMES OF WAR 12pm-5pm Bring your painted force to play.

Published on 2015-08-12 17:03:52 GMT

Saturday, November 14th The Immortal Brush Painting Contest 2015 12pm (Awards at 4pm) We are holding our annual miniature-painting contest. Start working on your entries now! Here are the 6 Categories. 1. Sci-Fi / Modern Large Figure Base size: smallest 50mm base to largest 160mm diameter 2. Sci-Fi / Modern Five Figures Base size: individual base size 40mm or less 3. Fantasy / Historical Large Figure Base size: smallest 50mm base to largest 160mm diameter 4. Fantasy / Historical Five Figures Base size: individual base size 40mm or less 5. Small Scale 15mm five bases (You may include one to several figures per base.) 6. Diorama Details: 2 or more figures on a single 120mm or smaller base. (EG: a battle scene) We have lots of great prizes and we even have prizes for just entering! -All figures MUST be entered before 12pm (noon) on Saturday November 14th. (You may drop your figures off anytime after October 15th) -Awards will be given at 4pm Saturday November 14th. An award will be given to the first place of each category; the rest of the prizes will be given out randomly for just entering! -Come down and see the figures on display. From 12pm to 4pm we will be gathering votes from our spectators for an extra customer vote category! What are you waiting for? Get painting and enter The Immortal Brush painting contest!

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-10-08 18:42:34 GMT

Sunday, September 20th SAGA Miniature Game Day! Come down to play in our two-part mini SAGA campaign. You will need a painted 4-6 point force and SAGA rules to play. You MUST email the shop to sign up. info@strategiesgames.ca

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-09-02 22:18:44 GMT

Saturday, September 5th Warhammer Age of Sigmar Start time: 12pm Stop by to play Warhammer Age of Sigmar. Bring SIX painted warscrolls, dice & tape measure to play.

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-09-02 22:16:48 GMT

Saturday, August 29 Dice Masters Hybrid Rainbow Draft Start Time: 11am Fee: $2.50 + 15 Booster Packs Players bring their Basic Actions and Sidekick dice to build a tournament team from drafted characters. Players will compete for a chance to win exclusive Organized Play promo cards! (New players arrive by 10:30AM to learn how to play.)

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-08-19 18:43:53 GMT

Saturday, August 8th Warhammer Age of Sigmar 12pm Stop by to: play Warhammer Age of Sigmar, paint miniatures, or hang out and talk about Age of Sigmar! Bring down SIX painted warscrolls, dice & tape measure to play.

Published on 2015-08-07 15:01:33 GMT

Sunday, July 12 Warmachine Campaign (Every Sunday, all summer) You will need a 35pt painted force to play. Email the shop to sign up: info@strategiesgames.ca

Published on 2015-07-08 23:01:13 GMT

Saturday, July 11 Warhammer Age of Sigmar All day / 12pm mega battle Come by the shop to play Warhammer, paint miniatures, or hang out and talk about Age of Sigmar! We will be running an Age of Sigmar mega battle starting at 12pm: all Warhammer players are welcome to join in. Bring some models or borrow some from us.

Published on 2015-07-08 23:00:13 GMT

Friday, July 10 Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Midnight release party!!! 8pm to 12am (midnight) Join us at the shop to: play Warhammer, paint miniatures, or hang out and talk about Age of Sigmar! NEW! Age of Sigmar will go on sale at 12am (midnight)

Published on 2015-07-02 18:06:58 GMT

July 4th and 5th Warhammer Age of Sigmar: Pre-order specials! Stop by the shop to pre-order Warhammer Age of Sigmar. We will have pre-order specials and promotions. Questions? Call 604.872.6911 or email info@strategiesgames.ca

Published on 2015-07-02 18:05:27 GMT

Saturday, July 4 Dice Masters Hybrid Rainbow Draft Start Time: 11:00AM Fee: $2.50 + 10 Booster Packs Players bring 2 non-Justice League characters and draft from 10 Justice League Booster packs to build a tournament team. Players will compete for a chance to win exclusive Organized Play promo cards! (New players arrive by 10:30AM to learn how to play.) Questions? Call 604.872.6911 or email info@strategiesgames.ca

Published on 2015-07-02 18:01:44 GMT

Saturday, June 20th Free RPG Day: play RPGs! 10am - The One Ring RPG 2pm - 13th Age RPG Email the shop in advance to sign up: info@strategiesgames.ca

Published on 2015-06-08 23:34:09 GMT

Saturday, June 13th Dice Masters Rainbow Draft: Justice League Event Fee: $2.50 (for prizes) + 15 booster packs Start: 11am New players are welcome to join in. New players must arrive at 10:30am for an introduction to the game. For questions, please email info@strategiesgames.ca

Published on 2015-06-08 23:32:56 GMT

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-06-21 17:10:16 GMT

I AM YOUR FATHER's day X-Wing event Sunday, June 19, 11am to 4pm Bring down your X-Wing miniatures for casual pick-up games of X-Wing. Everyone who plays a game of X-Wing or buys an X-Wing item will receive a free X-Wing special event card.

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-06-08 17:53:09 GMT

Free RPG Day Saturday, June 18th, 10am to 6pm Stop by the shop to check out this year's Free RPG Day giveaways. We are playing One Ring and Dungeon Crawl Classic. Sign up to participate. 10am- One Ring RPG 2pm- Dungeon Crawl Classic New to these games? Everything needed to play will be provided. Email the shop to sign up in advance. (Space is limited) info@strategiesgames.ca

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-06-08 17:52:04 GMT

Star Wars Armada Saturday, June 11th, 12pm Bring your 400pt fleet down to the store to play!

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-06-08 17:50:45 GMT

Malifaux Sunday June 12th, 12pm Bring your painted crew and get in a game! New to the game? Staff will be on hand to answer questions.

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-06-08 17:49:50 GMT

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-05-02 20:28:53 GMT

Friday, April 29th Board Game Night Starts: 6pm Stop by to play Castle Panic. New players welcome to join! https://www.strategiesgames.ca/strategies/detail/?itemID=2444

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-04-26 18:00:00 GMT

Saturday, April 30th Board Game Day!! 12pm to 5pm Stop by the store to play board games all day. Everyone welcome to join.

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-04-20 18:00:00 GMT

Sunday, April 17 Warmachine / Hordes campaign Starts: 12pm Bring down your painted models to play in our campaign. Campaign will last for the next six Sundays. Come as often as you like. http://www.strategiesgames.ca/strategies/detail/?itemID=2863

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-04-09 19:03:31 GMT

Saturday, April 16 Flames of War Starts: 12pm Bring a painted force to get in on the action. We will be hosting a special scenario to play through. http://www.strategiesgames.ca/strategies/detail/?itemID=2757

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-04-09 19:01:47 GMT

Strategies won twice! Thank you for voting for us. YOU are the BEST!

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-02-25 18:09:37 GMT

Friday, February 26th Board Game Night: Wrath of Ashardalon Starts: 6pm Come by to play Wrath of Ashardalon! New players are welcome to join.

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2016-02-23 01:27:31 GMT

It's not too late to pick up a game to play tonight! We're open until 6:00 pm. We're also open tomorrow, New Year's Day,11:00-5:00 pm. Happy New Year!

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-12-31 20:30:01 GMT

We're going to vote for our favourites. We hope you'll vote too. (Question #159) :)

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-12-22 21:41:21 GMT

Great games, all of which we carry!

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-12-11 01:54:05 GMT

So many fantastic entries at this year's Immortal Brush painting contest! Huge thanks and congratulations to all who entered.

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-11-14 23:41:00 GMT

10 DAYS AWAY! Saturday, November 14th The Immortal Brush Painting Contest 2015 12pm (Awards at 4pm) We are holding our annual miniature-painting contest. Start working on your entries now! Here are the 6 Categories. 1. Sci-Fi / Modern Large Figure Base size: smallest 50mm base to largest 160mm diameter 2. Sci-Fi / Modern Five Figures Base size: individual base size 40mm or less 3. Fantasy / Historical Large Figure Base size: smallest 50mm base to largest 160mm diameter 4. Fantasy / Historical Five Figures Base size: individual base size 40mm or less 5. Small Scale 15mm five bases (You may include one to several figures per base.) 6. Diorama Details: 2 or more figures on a single 120mm or smaller base. (EG: a battle scene) We have lots of great prizes and we even have prizes for just entering! -All figures MUST be entered before 12pm (noon) on Saturday November 14th. (You may drop your figures off anytime after October 15th) -Awards will be given at 4pm Saturday November 14th. An award will be given to the first place of each category; the rest of the prizes will be given out randomly for just entering! -Come down and see the figures on display. From 12pm to 4pm we will be gathering votes from our spectators for an extra customer vote category! What are you waiting for? Get painting and enter The Immortal Brush painting contest!

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-11-04 23:15:05 GMT

Friday, October 30th Board Game Night: Dead of Winter Starts: 6pm Come down to play Dead of Winter New players are welcome! http://www.strategiesgames.ca/strategies/detail/?itemID=2793

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-10-27 17:29:20 GMT

Dead of Winter is in stock in the shop (and through mailorder)! http://www.strategiesgames.ca/strategies/detail/?itemID=2793

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-09-25 18:52:35 GMT

Friday, September 25th Board Game Night: Legendary Starts: 6pm Come down to play Legendary. http://www.strategiesgames.ca/strategies/detail/?itemID=2513 New players are welcome!

Published Strategies Games & Hobbies on 2015-09-16 20:22:49 GMT

Friday, August 28 Board Game Night: Colt Express Starts: 6pm Come down to play Colt Express, this year's Spiel des Jahres winner. New players are welcome! http://www.strategiesgames.ca/strategies/detail/?itemID=2822