We are open regular hours today with FREE hot dogs, pink lemonade and chips. Also, buy any graphic novel or DVD and get a second one off the clearance shelf of equal or lesser value for FREE! If you show your Preferred Customer Card, you get TWO graphic novels or DVDs off the clearance shelf free. What a deal!! Also play Pokemon with Caroline from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. tonight, Magic Standard Tournament at 5 p.m. and DiceMasters at 6:30 p.m.
The box set for the new edition of Warhammer 40,000 releases on June 17 MSRP is $160 and GW has notified us they are running out of copies for initial release. We have to get our initial orders in by the end of May If you want us to hold you a copy, a $20 down payment will do so but it is first come first served.
Join us on May 14 at 1 p.m. for Steve Jackson Games’ Munchkin Cthulhu Game Day. All participants will receive promo cards and bookmarks.
Join us for the 15th annual Free Comic Book Day, as proclaimed by Carbondale Mayor Mike Henry. Come in and get two comic books free. Get 1 more for each 2 books you buy off the shelf or back issue bins, 3 for each Graphic novel you purchase and 2 for each stamp you earn on your Castle Card. Preferred Customers get one additional book. 1 book if you come in costume. 1 more for each 5 cans of food you bring in for the Good Samaritan Food Pantry Check in at the store on Facebook and get one more book. Free limited edition FCBD Wonder Woman print (while quantities last).
Author Brian K. Morris
Matthew J. Miller
Cosplayers Niresse and Amazon
Southern Illinois Roller Girls
Noon to 4 Facepainting with Niresse and Amazon
2 p.m. to 3 pm. HeroClix demonstration games
3 p.m. Costume Contest
3:30 Photo shoot with Amazon and Niresse
We will run 3 Amonkhet booster drafts this weekend at 6 p.m. Friday, 4 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. Sunday. Each Draft costs $15 to participate, we will play at least 3 rounds, 4 if more than 16 players show up and you will receive 1 prize booster pack per round won. If you play in any of the drafts, you will have completed the Trial of Zeal and will receive the promotional die. In addition, if you play in the Saturday or Sunday drafts (or both), you will receive the promo Oracle’s Vault.
Stop by and see our set up at this weekend’ s Cape Comic Con in Cape Girardeau MO. Mention this post and we will give you one of our limited edition Cards Against Humanity cards.
Pre-registration for the Amonkhet pre-release closes at 9 p.m. tonight. We are running 4 events at Midnight the morning of April 22, 2 p.m. the afternoon of April 22, 12:30 the afternoon of April 23 and a two-headed giant tournament at 4 p.m. on the 23 or whenever the 12:30 tournament ends, which ever comes later. If you pre-pay by tonight for all 4 events, the cost is only $80 and you receive one of the store limited edition pre-release playmats as part of your entry. If you prepay for 1 to 3 of the events, the cost is only $25 per event and you can purchase the playmat for $9.99. After the pre-release, the playmat will cost $19.99. See you this weekend.