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Site Server Move & Errors

Friday, August 19th, 2016 Posted in site updates | No Comments »

As many of you might have noticed, the website was down and not working properly for most of the day yesterday. Unfortunately, this was due to a server move that was required to ensure that we were ...

Summer Promo: $100 Free Shipping Treshold

Tuesday, May 24th, 2016 Posted in general, site updates | No Comments »

Now that Summer's pretty much here, we've decided to lower our free shipping threshold in Canada from $175 to $100. Yes, that's right. $100. What's the catch? Our usual free shipping policies apply.  The $100 threshold is per order and is ...

Update to Pre-Order Policy

Wednesday, November 4th, 2015 Posted in business, site updates | No Comments »

We have now changed our pre-order policy to streamline our processing by charging all customers with pre-orders the entire cost of the order immediately.  There are a number of reasons for this, including the fact that we are already doing ...

2015 – A Year of Change

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015 Posted in business, site updates | No Comments »

2015 is going to be an interesting year for Starlit Citadel. We are undertaking a large number of changes in the business and I thought some of you might be interested in reading more about it. Firstly, Kaja our Manager ...

The Game Wizard

Saturday, May 10th, 2014 Posted in business, general, site updates | 3 Comments »

We've been working hard on this behind the scenes and it's now ready to release.  Our Game Wizard is an interactive version of our infographic.  We'll be updating with more questions and games, but since it's taken so long to ...

Server Migration Problems

Tuesday, February 11th, 2014 Posted in site updates | No Comments »

Thought I'd make a quick post to let people know about the server migration that we had last week.  You might have noticed a bit of a hiccup last week as we migrated servers.  We do apologise about that but ...

Store Hours – Opening on a Weekend

Friday, February 7th, 2014 Posted in business, general, site updates | No Comments »

We've decided to run a pilot program of opening once a month on the last Saturday of each month for a few hours.  If we have enough interest, we'll definitely be extending the hours; but we're going to run a ...

Payment Methods: Bitcoins & Visa Debit

Thursday, October 31st, 2013 Posted in site updates | No Comments »

Two new payment methods have been added to the site recently: Bitcoins Bitcoins are now being accepted directly on the site. Due to the way Bitcoins work, we are not able to take pre-orders for games without taking payment (same as with ...

Random Amusement of the Day – Spam

Friday, October 25th, 2013 Posted in general, site updates | 2 Comments »

Following is our spam statistics (number of spam comments stopped by the automated system): 3021 Spam stopped in 2013 - October 449 Spam stopped in 2013 - September 41 Spam stopped in 2013 - August 52 Spam stopped in 2013 - July 45 Spam stopped ...

New Features: Gift Registries & the Wishlist

Thursday, October 24th, 2013 Posted in site updates | No Comments »

At the request of a customer and because it's been bugging me for some time, we've added a major new feature to the site.  Actually, 2 features. Permanent Wishlist Link The first is the inclusion of a permanent Wishlist Link available for ...