6725 W. Central Ave. Suite L, 

Toledo, OH 43617

Our hours of operation:

Monday - Saturday 1:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Sunday 1:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.


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Welcome to Checkmate Games and Hobbies!

We are a one-stop shop for all things from board games to puzzles, and everything in between, we have something for everyone.

At Checkmate, we believe that gaming and hobbies are a great way to connect with friends and family, and to challenge and engage your mind. That's why we are dedicated to providing the best selection of games and hobbies, as well as helpful and friendly staff who can help you find the perfect game or activity.

In addition to our wide selection of products, we also offer regular events and tournaments, where you can put your skills to the test and compete against other players.

So if you're looking for a fun and engaging way to spend your time, look no further than Checkmate Games and Hobbies. We can't wait to see you!

Coming Soon...

Starting on May 30th and continuing through the summer, we'll be hosting a Casual Chess Knight on Tuesdays @ 4PM. Entry per person is $5 due at sign-up.

Join us on Sunday, June 4th @ 2PM for our Monthly Pauper Tournament. Bring a Magic deck that has only common cards and compete for a chance to be our June Pauper Champion! 

Be Excellent Festival of Games

Join us Saturday, June 10th, @ the Franciscan Center at Lourdes University for a day long event offering the opportunity to explore the world of tabletop gaming in Sylvania, Ohio!

Featuring learn to play sessions of new games, old favorites, and vendor booths full of unique treasures to take home!

For more information visit https://beexcellentfestival.com/

Join us Friday, June 16th @ 6PM and Sunday, June 18th @ 2PM for our MTG: Lord of the Rings: Tales of Middle-Earth Prerelease Events!

22 seats will be available at each event

$40 due at sign-up

Marvel Champions

Join us on Saturday, June 17th @ 5PM for our Marvel Champions Mutant Genesis Event. Organized Play Support for up to 8 players max. 

(2 pods of 4 players each)

-Entry fee is $5.00-

Players will receive 2 promo dials and 5 promo packs each for participation. These exclusive Promos can only be gained by playing in this in store event. Chance to get X-Men Heroes, Magneto, Brotherhood of Mutants, and more!

Join us on Saturday, July 8th @ 4:30PM for our 

War of the Monarch Draft Event! 

Limit 32 players, $25 due at sign-up. 

Dusk till Dawn boosters included in prize support! 

Weekly Events

2023 February DAILY TV RUN

We have events every day! 

See below for more details.

Heroclix Tournaments

Mondays 6pm - 9pm

$5 Entry Due at Sign-up

Casual Chess Knight

Tuesdays 4pm - 6pm

$5 Entry Due at Sign-up

Dungeons & Dragons 

Wednesdays 6pm - 8pm

$5 Entry Due at Sign-up

Yu-Gi-Oh Tournaments

Thursdays 6pm - 10pm

$5 Entry Due at Sign-up

Commander League

Fridays 6pm - 10pm

$10 for 6 weeks

Pokémon Tournaments

Saturdays 2pm - 4pm 

$8 Entry Due at Sign-up

Flesh and Blood Tournaments

Saturdays at 4:30pm

$5 Entry Due at Sign-up

My Hero Academia Tournaments

Sundays at 5pm

$5 Entry Due at Sign-up