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.


store front 2/23

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...

MTG: Pauper

Join us on Friday, March 31th @ 6:30PM for our Pauper Tournament. Bring a Magic deck that has only common cards and compete for a chance to be our March Pauper Champion! 

Join us on Sunday, April 2nd @ 2PM for our Beware of Traptrix Structure Deck Event. All participants will receive prize support!

Want a sneak peek at the newest set for Magic?

Join us on Friday, April 14th @ 6PM AND Sunday, April 16th @ 2PM for our Prerelease Events for March of the Machines!

Join us for our Scarlet and Violet Build and Battle Tournament on Saturday, April 22nd @ 2PM. All participants will receive prize support! 

Excited for the release of Cyberstorm Access? Us too! 

We hope to see you at our Premier Event on Sunday, April 30th @ 2PM. All participants will receive prize support! 

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/

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

Board Game Night

Tuesdays 6pm - 10pm

Free Entry

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 

$5 Entry Due at Sign-up

Flesh and Blood Tournaments

Saturdays at 4pm

$5 Entry Due at Sign-up

My Hero Academia Tournaments

Sundays at 5pm

$5 Entry Due at Sign-up