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New Board Games: Oct 13th, 2017

October 13th, 2017 Posted in general, new releases | No Comments »

60 Seconds to Save the World
Alien Frontiers: Factions (2nd Edition)
Atari: Centipede
Drunkquest: Porcelain Gods
Flick ‘Em Up! Dead of Winter
Orphan Black – Clone Club
Pyramid of the Sun
Twilight of the Gods

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flick em up dead of winter board game box

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New Board Games: October 6, 2017

October 6th, 2017 Posted in general, new releases | No Comments »

Age of Thieves
Alhambra (English version)
Betrayal At Baldur’s Gate
Catan Seafarers Scenario: Legend of the Sea Robbers
Chess Set – Book Style 11″ Oak with Handle
Chess Set – Folding 16″ Walnut with Handle
Dojo Kun
First Martians: Adventures on the Red Planet
Jamaica: The Crew Expansion
Legend of the Five Rings LCG – Core Set
Magic Maze
Massive Darkness
Meeple War
Ranglin’ Rabbits
Runewars: The Miniatures Game – Aymhelin Scions Unit Expansion
Runewars: The Miniatures Game – Deepwood Archers Unit Expansion
Runewars: The Miniatures Game – Latari Elves Infantry Command Unit Expansion
Runewars: The Miniatures Game – Leonx Riders Unit Expansion
Runewars: The Miniatures Game – Maegan Cyndewin Hero Expansion
Sheriff of Nottingham: Merry Men
Star Wars Monopoly (4 Ships Edition)
Starfinder: Condition Cards
Steam Park: Play Dirty Expansion
Steam Park: Robots Expansion
Talon
The Expanse
This War of Mine
Wartime

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New Board Games: September 25th, 2017

September 25th, 2017 Posted in general, new releases | No Comments »

Ascension: Valley of the Ancients
Atlas: Enchanted Lands
Battlestations (2nd Edition)
Bemused
By Order of the Queen
Dark Is The Night
Destination X
Dungeons & Dragons: Tomb of Annihilation
Dungeons & Dragons: Tomb of Annihilation Dice Set
Encounters: Shadowrun
Fate of the Elder Gods
Fate of the Elder Gods: Beasts from Beyond
Mage Wars: Academy Warlord Expansion
Mag-O-Mag
Outpost: Siberia
Pathfinder : Book of the Damned
Pathfinder Player Companion: Antihero’s Handbook
Pokemon TCG: Charizard GX Premium Collection
Sentient
The Awful Green Things From Outer Space
The Quest for El Dorado
Red Dragon Inn 6: Villains
Valeria: Card Kingdoms – Expansion Pack #2: Undead Samurai

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New Board Games: Sept 15, 2017

September 15th, 2017 Posted in general, new releases | No Comments »

Arkham Horror LCG: The Path to Carcosa Deluxe Expansion
City of Spies: Double Agents
DC Comics Deckbuilding Game: Crossover Expansion 6 – Birds of Prey
DC Comics Deckbuilding Game: Multiverse Box
Dungeons & Dragons: Tyrants of the Underdark Expansion: Aberations and Undead
Five Tribes: Whims Of The Sultan
Lazer Ryderz
Master of Orion: The Board Game
Paramedics: CLEAR!
Paul and the Moon
Port Royal
Shark Island
Smash Up: Big In Japan
Star Wars: Destiny – Empire at War Booster Pack
Star Wars LCG: Aggressive Negotiations Force Pack
Whitehall Mystery

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New Board Games: September 8th, 2017

September 8th, 2017 Posted in general, new releases | No Comments »

Apocrypha: The World
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Custom Heroes
Dragon Island
Ghost Court
Jim Henson`s Labyrinth: The Board Game – Goblins Expansion
Lemuria
NMBR 9
Robots Love Icecream: The Card game
Star Trek: Ascendancy – Cardassian Union
Star Trek: Ascendancy – Ferengi Alliance
Warpaints: Mega Paint Set 2017
Witch Slapped!

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Retail Store Manager

September 1st, 2017 Posted in business | No Comments »

Starlit Citadel is looking for a full-time retail store manager that will drive sales and attendance at the retail store while keeping expenses in-check.  Store manager responsibilities will include supervising assistant store managers, purchasing, merchandising and some customer service.  As a small business, we require a high degree of flexibility in all applicants.

Responsibilities

  • Develop business strategies to raise our customers’ pool, expand store traffic and optimize profitability
  • Meet sales goals by hiring, training, motivating, mentoring and providing feedback to employees
  • Conduct personnel performance appraisals to assess training needs and build career paths
  • Ensure high levels of customers satisfaction through excellent service
  • Work with Warehouse Manager to ensure timely and satisfactory fulfillment of all online orders and inquiries
  • Complete store administration and ensure compliance with policies and procedures
  • Contribute to Social Media presence and building the company brand
  • Weekly purchasing of products from distributors and communication with distributors and publishers
  • Maintain outstanding store condition and visual merchandising standards
  • Report on buying trends, customer needs, profits, etc.
  • Deal with all issues that arise from staff or customers (complaints, grievances, etc)
  • Be a shining example of well behavior and high performance
  • Prepare, pack equipment, travel to and set up material at various conventions in Western Canada
  • Additional store manager duties as needed

Requirements

  • Prior experience as a retail manager
  • Budgeting
  • Customer management skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

 

Nice to have

  • Knowledge of Board Games and Board Game industry an asset
  • Knowledge of Magic the Gathering an asset
  • Valid Driver’s License an asset

Contact us at logistics@starlitcitadel.com with why you’d like to work for Starlit Citadel and your resume.  Salary is dependent on experience.

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New Board Games: Aug 31st, 2017

September 1st, 2017 Posted in general, new releases | No Comments »

A Game of Thrones LCG: Oberyn’s Revenge Chapter Pack (2nd Edition)
Android: Netrunner LCG – Crimson Dust Data Pack
Junk Art (Plastic)
Quadropolis Public Services (Expansion)
Runebound (3rd Ed): Unbreakable Bonds
Runewars: The Miniatures Game Essentials Pack
Runewars: The Miniatures Game – Latari Elves Expansion
Terraforming Mars: Hellas and Elysium
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New Board Games: Aug 25th, 2017

August 25th, 2017 Posted in general, new releases | No Comments »

Bananagrams: Party Edition
Donner Dinner Party
Get A Grip (No Thumbs Challenge)
Electronic Catch Phrase
Monopoly: Rick and Morty
Minecraft Card Game
Pengoloo

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New Board Games: August 17, 2017

August 17th, 2017 Posted in general, new releases | No Comments »

Beneath Nexus
Hold the Line (2017 Edition)
Hold the Line: French and Indian War Expansion Set (2017 Edition)
Klondike Rush
Mage Wars: Academy Forcemaster Expansion
Millennium Blades: Final Bosses Mini Expansion
Millennium Blades: Fusion Chaos Mini Expansion
Numenera RPG: Jade Colossus Hardcover
Pathfinder Adventure Card Game: Magus Class Deck
Starfinder Core Rulebook
Unearth
Wasteland Express Delivery Service

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New Board Games: August 12, 2017

August 12th, 2017 Posted in general, new releases | No Comments »

Ascension: Alliances
Banana Bandits
Barcelona: The Rose of Fire
Between Two Cities: Capitals
Deadline
Designers & Dragons: The 70s
Exoplanets: The Great Expanse
Fantasy Realms Card Game
Fief: France 1429 – Expansion Pack
Heroes and Tricks
Lignum
Mouthguard Challenge
Pokemon TCG: Sun and Moon 3: Burning Shadows Booster Pack
Pokemon TCG: Sun and Moon 3: Burning Shadows Elite Trainer Box
Pokemon TCG: Sun and Moon 3: Rock Steady Theme Deck
Pokemon TCG: Sun and Moon 3: Luminous Frost Theme Deck
Sherlook
Sidereal Confluence
Tatsu
Valeria: King’s Guard Expansion
Yu-Gi-Oh Code of the Duelist Booster Pack

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