We at the store are big fans of Halloween so this Saturday is Halloween Comic Fest, a celebration of Halloween and comics.
Get one Free Comic for coming in, one more if you are in costume and/or have a Prefered Customer card. Get 1 for each 10 cans of food you bring in for Good Samaritan House and 1 for each stamp you get on your Castle Card.
Local cosplayer Niresse from 10 to 2
Trick or Treat on Main Street from noon to 2 p.m.
Author Brian K. Morris and Artist Matt Miller of Capybara Ink will attend, as will the Humane Society of Southern Illinois and the Southern Illinois Roller Girls. 10% of sales made while the HSSI is here will be donated to the organization.
Yu Gi Oh Invasion: Vengeance Sneak Peek at noon
Award Winning Cosplayer Sarah Ekstrand of Purple Panda Productions from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m.
We will host our annual Halloween Drawing at 7:30 p.m. Get one ticket for coming in, one more if you are in costume and/or have a Prefered Customer card. Get 1 for each 10 cans of food you bring in for Good Samaritan House and 1 for each stamp you get on your Castle Card.
For you Magic players, remember the Kaladesh Game Weekend comes up October 22 and 23. Both days feature a Standard format tournament starting at 1 p.m. with an entry fee of $5. All players receive promo cards for playing and one pack of Kaladesh for each round won. Player with the best standing after 3 rounds of play wins the Kaladesh Game Day playmat
Join us for Yu Gi Oh Demo Day this Saturday from noon to 6. We will have our regular Yu Gi Oh tournament at noon, with the special Demo Day playmat given away to one lucky player at random. Then from 4 to 6 join us for our new Yu gi Oh league. Play a game, score points, redeem those points for free cards.
It’s October, which means it is time for our Haunted Carbondale Walking Tours. Come travel the darker side of Carbondale’s history tonight. Tours leave the store at 7 tonight. Tours cost $10 per person, children 6 and under are free and well behaved pets are welcome. Tours do require a minimum of 4 people and will last approximately 1 to 1 1/2 hours. All stops are outside and wheelchair accessible but dress for the weather. Cancelled if rain is predicted.
It’s October, which means it is time for our Haunted Carbondale Walking Tours. Come travel the darker side of Carbondale’s history every Friday and Saturday night. Tours leave the store at 7 pm. each night , except for October 29th, when we have our Halloween Party. Tours cost $10 per person, children 6 and under are free and well behaved pets are welcome. Tours do require a minimum of 4 people and will last approximately 1 to 1 1/2 hours. All stops are outside and wheelchair accessible but dress for the weather. Tours cancelled if rain is predicted.
Friday Night Sept. 30 we will host a Bundle tournament for the new Magic set, Kaladesh. For $45, players receive 1 Kaladesh Bundle from which to construct a 40 card deck with which they will duel 3 rounds, receiving 1 prize pack per round won. If at least 8 players sign up, 1 lucky player will receive a From the Vault: Lore set as a door prize.
Come Join local Pathfinder Society Venture Captain Carl Harris as he runs a session of Pathfinder designed to introduce new players to the game. Starts at 6 p.m. and you do not need to be familiar with the Pathfinder RPG to play
The pre-release for the new set of Magic, Kaladesh, takes place this weekend. We will open at 10 a.m. on Friday. Sept. 23rd and close about 4 a.m. Saturday for the first pre-release. Pre-releases take place at Midnight Saturday morning, 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon then again at 12:30 p.m. Sunday and 4:30 (or whenever the 12:30 p.m. tournament ends) p.m. All of the tournaments are sealed deck, except the 4:30 Sunday which is a two headed giant. Entry is $30 at the door or $25 for any single tournament if prepaid by 9 p.m. Sept. 21. $80 for all 4. Players entering in all four also receive a limited edition Castle Perilous playmat. See you this weekend.
While quantities last, come in and get free copies of the first issues of the new Batman and Suicide Squad, featuring Harley Quinn. All Batman related back issues are buy 3 get 1 free. 10% off all Batman related graphic novels. All Batman related figures, wallets and t-shirts are buy 1 get one free.