We have certified judges on staff to assist you with learning how to play and any rules questions that may come up. There are also several certified judges who also play at our store. Look for the following people when you're at Gamescape.

Level 2 Judges

Benjamin Bloodworth

Benjamin Bloodworth Staff

Benjamin Bloodworth is one of the founders of Gamescape. He has been on judge staff for many Grand Prixs, Star City Games Opens, Star City Games Invitationals, PTQs, and has been the head judge for Florida and Alabama State Championships.

David Maddox

David Maddox

David Maddox started playing Magic in Odyssey block and has found success in the competitive Magic scene, reaching the top 8 of multiple TCG player and Star City Opens. He began judging in 2012, and has head judged multiple IQs and Super IQs. David owns and operates Tiger-Rock Martial Arts of Thomasville.

Level 1 Judges

Aras Aziz

Aras Aziz Staff

Since being introduced to the game in 1997, Aras Aziz has experienced Magic the Gathering from nearly every angle; as a player at US Nationals and on the Pro Tour, as a Dealer/Vendor for Gamescape, and as a judge at the PTQ and IQ level.

Cole Giering

Cole Giering

Cole Giering is a level 1 judge from Miami Florida. Cole became a level 1 judge in Tampa in the spring of 2015 and has judged and competed in multiple events at Gamescape. Cole has become a pillar of the Tallahassee community and can be found playing EDH on any given day. Cole is actively pursuing becoming a Level 2 judge.