Carbondale’s Annual Lights Fantastic Parade, the largest lighted parade in Illinois, takes place this Saturday, starting at 6 p.m. Downtown parking will start closing at 3 p.m. and detours around the downtown area will go up at 5 p.m. Downtown will also host a cookie walk, with several local businesses, including us, serving cookies from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. We will actually have cookies and hot cider all day, as well as 25% off all action figures. See you Saturday.
Carbondale game design studio Bellwether Games will host a launch party for their newest release, The Princess and the Goblin, from 1:30 to 4 p.m. on Sunday December 4th. Come and get an autographed copy of BellWether Games newest release and get 10% off on their previous releases Swamped, Drop Site and Antidote.
Remember the store will open Thanksgiving Day from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. with snacks, Mystery Science Theater 3000 on the teevee and double Castle Card stamps on your purchases. See you here. Remember we will open at 8 p.m on Black Friday with more specials and new releases.
Magic’s Eldritch Moon Pre-release takes play the weekend of July 16 and 17. We are running 4 events that weekend: midnight and 2 p.m. tournaments on Saturday and 12:30 and 4:30 on Sunday. The 4:30 Sunday event is a 2-headed giant tournament. All 4 tournaments cost $80 or $25 for an individual tournament if you pre-register by July 13 at 9 p.m. Otherwise they are $30 at the door. Players who play in all 4 tournaments will receive a limited edition store playmat.
Get ready for the Pokemon XY – Fates Collide Prerelease at Castle Perilous Games & Books April 24 !
Players will receive a Fates Collide Prerelease Kit that includes 4 Pokemon Fates Collide Boosters and a Evolution Pack that contains 22 key cards from current and prior sets, plus 1 of 4 Prerelease promo cards and will build a 40 card deck from these cards and basic energy.
For the April 24th event we will play 3 rounds and those players finishing all 3 rounds will receive an additional 3 XY—Fates Collide Boosters! Players must play all 3 rounds to receive the additional boosters.
Pokemon Fates Collide is the eleventh expansion of the English XY Series, and the third of XY BREAK. The set continues to feature Mega Evolution as powerful Pokémon-EX, centering around the Psi Pokémon Alakazam. The English set will also feature the various formes of Zygarde. It will be released i on May 4, 2016.
Fates Collide is set to feature over 120 cards.
Fates Collide will have 13 new Pokémon-EX, including 3 Mega Evolution Pokémon, and 5 new Pokémon BREAK cards.
Come join us to help us celebrate 26 years in business on February 21. Capybara Ink will do sketches and have art for sale, while Bellwether Games will run demoes of their games Swamped, Antidote and Drop Site as well as test variants. We will host a drawing for over $1000 worth of prizes at 5 p.m. If you are on our email list, check for a message on how to get an extra ticket for the drawing.
We will host our our first Pokemo’n pre-release ever January 25, starting at 5 p.m. Players can register from 5 to 6 p.m. and pack opening will start promptly at 6 p.m. with play starting at 6:30
Until close on Sunday,, all comics on the rack are buy one get one free. All graphic novels and toys are buy one get one half off.
Click the link for details about our Annual Christmas Party on December 20th