News, reviews, business articles and site updates for a board games store in Canada

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 ...

New Category: RPGs

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011 Posted in new releases, pre-orders, site updates | No Comments »

One of the biggest pieces of information to come out of the survey we conducted a few months ago was the fact that quite a few of our customers are interested in traditional roleplaying games (RPGs), which we haven't been ...

New: Wednesday Sales

Wednesday, September 28th, 2011 Posted in general, site updates | No Comments »

In an effort to make room for some of the exciting new stock we have coming in, and to showcase some good games that have not gotten the attention they deserve, Starlit will be holding a small weekly sale every ...

Pre-Order Games List

Saturday, September 24th, 2011 Posted in pre-orders | No Comments »

SKU Name Release Date BOARD GAMES FFGDU14 DEADWOOD 9/21/2011 FFGMEC02 LORD OF THE RINGS LCG: "HUNT FOR GOLLUM" ADV-PACK 9/21/2011 FFGMEC03 LORD OF THE RINGS LCG: "CONFLICT/CARROCK" ADV-PACK 9/21/2011 GTM140 SENTINELS OF THE MULTIVERSE 9/23/2011 CZE 01212 WALKING DEAD BOARD GAME (TV) 9/28/2011 FFGMEC01 THE LORD OF THE RINGS: THE CARD GAME 9/29/2011 FFGMEC05 LORD OF THE RINGS CG: "HILLS/EMYN MUL" ...

Guest Review : Battlestar Galacitca Board Games

Monday, September 12th, 2011 Posted in reviews | No Comments »

Battlestar Galactica is a 3-6 player semi-cooperative game based on the re-imagined series. Players take on the role of one of the major characters on the Galactica trying to survive after the Cylon’s attack on the Twelve Colonies. Throughout the ...

September 2011 Newsletter

Wednesday, September 7th, 2011 Posted in Newsletters | No Comments »

Guest Bloggers & Conventions We recently made a request for some guest bloggers to help us write and review more games. We currently have 3 writers rotating through on a weekly basis. Let us know if you are enjoying reading the ...

Cos & Effect and Changes Behind the Scenes

Friday, August 19th, 2011 Posted in business, site updates | No Comments »

Posting has been relatively slow lately, as we've been busy with a number of projects; mostly behind the scenes updates that make running the business easier.  I thought I'd do a quick update on the most recent changes as well ...

August 2011 Newsletter

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011 Posted in Newsletters, site updates | No Comments »

Site Improvements ...

Survey Results : Answering the Comments

Saturday, July 30th, 2011 Posted in business, site updates | No Comments »

As many of you know, we recently ran a survey and on the last page of the survey, we had a section that was an open comments section.  Many of the requests actually fell into the same subsets, so I ...

Ongoing Site Modifications

Friday, July 22nd, 2011 Posted in site updates | No Comments »

There have been some improvements to the site, both on a usability perspective as well as additional options for use.  I thought I'd list them out here if you missed them: Local Pickup Appointment Calender We now have an appointment calender powered ...