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Bestselling Games since 2007 (Top 100)

Sunday, January 29th, 2017 Posted in bestsellers | No Comments »

This is mostly for those data junkies out there.  One of the things I'll be working on in the next few weeks is a series of lists of bestselling games for a variety of different players (family / 2-player / ...

Bestselling Games of 2015

Thursday, October 20th, 2016 Posted in bestsellers | No Comments »

Ugh. Just realised we've never updated the site with the bestsellers for 2015.       N SKU Product Name Percent 1 PHGDOW01 Dead of Winter: A Crossroads Game 24% 2 GMW249 Sushi Go! 10% 3 AWGDTE01SN Sheriff of Nottingham 9% 4 GiftCardWeb Electronic Gift Cards 9% 5 ZMG71170 Pandemic: Legacy 9% 6 CGE00031 Codenames 8% 7 FFGSWM01 Star Wars: Armada Core Set 8% 8 ASUSMYST01 Mysterium (English Version) 8% 9 ZMG71100 Pandemic (2013 Edition) 8% 10 CGE00027 Alchemists 7% Total

Bestsellers since 2010

Monday, October 17th, 2016 Posted in business | No Comments »

We decided to look at (dollar value wise) which board games since Jan 1, 2010 were our bestsellers.  Surprisingly, even across almost 6 years that we looked at, some of the bestsellers we've ever seen have continued to do well even ...

Bestselling items by Quantity in July 2016

Thursday, August 11th, 2016 Posted in bestsellers, general | No Comments »

Haven't done one of these in ages.  Here's what sold well for us in July 2016 by quantity of units sold.  No real surprises here, it's mostly made up of accessories.   [caption id="attachment_6402" align="alignleft" width="575"] Bestselling products at Starlit Citadel by ...

Spiel Des Jahres Nominees 2016

Friday, May 27th, 2016 Posted in business | No Comments »

The Spiel des Jahres and Kennerspiel des Jahres juries have announced their nominations for the most prestigious awards for excellence in game design in the world, in terms of publicity and generated sales.  For those who don't know, the Spiel ...

Top 10 Games of 2015

Friday, November 20th, 2015 Posted in articles, business | No Comments »

Starlit Citadel's Top 10 Games list of 2015 is now up.   As always, it’s a list of great games that are releasing (or have released) that we think most gamers will love. It’s a pretty broad range this year, with ...

Top 10 Bestsellers of May 2015

Friday, June 12th, 2015 Posted in bestsellers | No Comments »

1 Dead of Winter: A Crossroads Game 2 Mysterium (Tajemnicze Domostwo Polish Version) 3 King of Tokyo 4 Star Wars: Armada - Gladiator-class Star Destroyer Expansion Pack 5 Star Wars: Armada Core Set 6 Sushi Go! 7 Specter Ops 8 Star Wars: Armada - Assault Frigate Mark II Expansion Pack 9 Imperial Settlers 10 Sherlock Holmes: Consulting Detective

Bestsellers for March 2015

Thursday, April 2nd, 2015 Posted in bestsellers | No Comments »

Star Realms Deck Building Game Sushi Go! Sheriff of Nottingham Dead of Winter: A Crossroads Game Coup One Night: Ultimate Werewolf Star Wars: Imperial Assault - Han Solo Ally Pack Star Wars: Imperial Assault - Chewbacca Ally Pack Star ...

Bestsellers

Thursday, December 18th, 2014 Posted in bestsellers | No Comments »

So, just a quick update for those curious. Bestselling products for the XMas Season so far include: Sushi Go! Sheriff of Nottingham Machi Koro Dead of Winter: A Crossroads Game Hanabi Tempest: Love Letter King of Tokyo Coup King of New York Castles of Mad King Ludwig Forbidden Island One Night: Ultimate ...

Bestsellers for Q1 & Q2 2014

Friday, July 4th, 2014 Posted in bestsellers | No Comments »

Thought it might be of interest to everyone. Based of quantity of units sold, here's out Top 25 Bestselling Items in Canada. 1 Marvel Dice Masters: Avengers vs. X-Men Foil Pack 2 Marvel Dice Masters: The Uncanny X-Men Foil Pack 3 Ultra PRO 9-Pocket Side ...