In case you hadn’t heard, WOTC has sued Cryptozoic over Cryptozoic’s upcoming Hex TCG. WOTC alleges that Hex, not to put to fine a point on it, copies almost all of the concepts in magic, many of which WOTC has under patent. Read more here.
According to an email we received from Cryptozoic, we should see a restock in of the Adventure Time Card Game starter decks by the end of May. Cryptozoic did tell us we would likely get allocated with the first shipment, so if you want a Finn or Lady Unicorn deck, you should contact us to have one held.
WizKids sent out this email regarding the current availability of DiceMasters.
New entry on the store blog on the man behind Free RPG Day.
Free Comic Book Day runs until 9 p.m. tonight. We are out of some of the more popular titles, such as Future’s End, the Marvel offerings and Mouse Guard but have plenty remaining.
Three film students at SIUC produced the film below about the store. Enjoy!
Castle Perilous Games & Books Video
Scott stopped in at the Cape Girardeau Hastings to see how the recent purchase/merger of Hastings and NECA/WizKids had affected the stores stock and presentation. Not much.
Starting in May, you will see a few changes and movements to the event schedule. Check the calendar for more details but here is a brief rundown:
Android: Netrunner league play will take place on the first and third Sundays of the month at 1 p.m. 1 time $5 entry fee.
Weekly Pathfinder society games on Tuesday nights starting at 5 p.m. Only one table to start with.
Warhammer 40,ooo will move from Wednesday nights to Sunday afternoons at noon.
Two sessions of Friday Night Magic, a free Standard tournament at 4 p.m. and a booster draft at 6 p.m.
We still have a few too many Magic 2014 Fat Packs, so, while they last, they are only $29.99 Note that this sale may end without warning whenever we sell out of them.
April 26-27. We have 4 releases that weekend: Midnight Saturday Morning and 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon, then noon and 4 p.m. on Sunday. Ironman all 4 for $80 or pre-register for any one-3 of them for $25 each by April 21 at 9 p.m.