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    GOB Retail is located in Clawson, along the border between Oakland and Maccomb counties in the state of Michigan. A near northern suburb of Detroit. The store is in near proximity to the cities of Royal Oak, Warren, Hazel Park, Madison Heights, Troy, Sterling Heights, Ferndale, Detroit and Berkley and reasonable drive from numerouns other communities, including Southfield, Rochester Hills, Rochester, St. Clair Shores, Roseville, Auburn Hills, Bloomfield Township, Clinton Township, Shelby Township, Utica, East Pointe, Beverly Hills, Birmingham,Pontiac, Oak Park and Waterford. The store is just 1 mile east off of I-75, which makes it easily accessible from further out via connections with I-696, I-96 and M59.


    GOB Retail carries all the major brands and likely a bunch you have never heard of as well. Here are just a few:

    Wizards of the Coast, Axis & Allies, House on the Haunted Hill, Robo Rally    Fantasy Flight Games, Arkham Horror, Netrunner, Talisman, Star Wars X-Wing, Elder Sign, Elderitch Horror    Paizo, Pathfinder, Adventure Path, Flip-Mat    Steve Jackson Games, Gurps, Munchkin, Zombie Dice    Privateer Press, Warmachine, Hordes, High Command, Cygnar, Menoth, Cryx, Scyrah, Khador, Mercenaries, Minions, Convergence of Cyriss, Trollblood, Everblight, Orboros    Mage Knight, Heroclix, Attack Wing    Magic the Gathering, Commander, Standard, Modern, Legacy, Vintage, singles, Event Deck, Intro Deck, Fat Pack, Booster    Dominion, Rio Grande Games, Power Grid, Race For Tge Galaxy, Caylus, Lost Cities    Dunegons & Dragons, D&D, 1st edition, 2nd edition, 3rd edition, 3.5 edition, 4th edition, d&d Next    Settlers of Catan, Nuns on the Run, Empire Builder, Euro Rails    Pokemon Trading Card Game, Nintendo    Ticket to Ride, Small World, Relic Runners, Days of Wonder    Twilight Struggle, GMT Games, Dominant Species, Fading Glory, Clash of Monarchs, No Retreat, Washington    AEG, Alderac, Legend of the Five Rings, Smash Up, Love Letter    Zman Games, Terra Mystica, Carcassonne, Stone Age, Robinson Carusso    Asmodee Editions, City of Horrors, Timeline, Seasons, Mr. Jack    White Wolf, World of Darkness, Vampire, Mage, Hunter    Looney Labs, Fluxx, Chrononauts, Pyramids    Yu-Gi-Oh, Konami    dice, dice bag, game mat, figure case    Guild of Blades Publishing, Empires of History, Dark Realms, Heroes Forever, Grunt    Gamewright, Forbidden Desert, Forbidden Island, Story Cubes, Who Would Win    Titan, Space Cadets, Lost Temple, Core Worlds, Milestones, Survive    Card Sleeves, Deck Boxes    Card Sleeves, Deck Boxes, Deck Vaults, Play Mats    Queen Games, Kingdom Builder, Alhambra, Escape, Lancaster, Shogun    Decision Games, Folio    Worthington Games, Band of Brothers, Guns of August, Guns of Galicia, Hold the Line    Palladium Books, Rifts, Robotech    Illeo, King of Tokyo, Titanium Wars    Marvel, Avengers, Spider-man, Thor, X-Men, Wolverine, Iron Man    DC Comics, Superman, Wonder Woman, Batman, Green Lantern    Tasty Minstrel Games, Belfort, Eminent Domain, Ground Floor    Atlas Games, Gloom, Once Upon a Time    Game Salute    Eagle Games, Age of Steam, Defenders of the Realm, Through the Ages    Osprey Publishing, Historical, Books, Guides    Castle, DC Deck Building, Lord of the Rings    Japanime Games, Krosmaster Arena, Kanzume Goddess    Flash Point Fire Rescue, Resistance, Indie Board and Card    Zombicide    Fate, Spirit of the Century, Fate Dice    Call of Cthulhu, Chaosium    Dark Horse Comics    walking dead, IDW    Dream Pod 9, Heavy Gear    Hero Games, Champions, Hero System    Minion Games, Hegemonic, Manhattan Project    Ape Games, Advanced Primate, Order of the Stick, Duck Duck Go, Kill the Overlord    Twilight Creations, Zombies    Arcane Wonders, Mage Wars    Ares Games, War of the Ring    Plaid Hat Games, Mice & Mystics, Bioshock, Summoner Wars    Battletech, Classic Battletech, Iron Wind Metals, Catalyst Game Labs, Mech    Shadowrun, Catalyst Game Labs   

    GOB 10 Year Anniversary Celebration Event

    Saturday Oct 13th, 11.30 - Midnight

    Greetings,

    This October represents GOB Retail's 10 year anniversary as a game and comic store. The store opened for business on Oct 15th, 2008. Perhaps not the wisest time to open a new retail store, with the economy at the time in shambles, but with your support, the store survived and grew. Four and a half years ago, when we outgrew our original location and moved to Clawson, we expaned to become Michigan's largest game and comic shop.

    We would like to thank all of our great customers for helping GOB Retail to become the store it is today. To celebrate our 10 year annivesary, we are hosting a grand day of games and promotions this Saturday (October 13th). We will be open 11:30am to Midnight and be running an all day mini con full of (mostly) free gaming. As part of the celebration, we will be running a drawing to give away (5) GOB Retail Gift Certificates worth $50 each. Anyone who plays in one or more of the events planned for that day will get an entry for a chance at one or more of those gift cards. You can review a list of events planned and their launch times below (with more details on each further below).

    We've dug through all of our assorted promotional items and are pulling out all of the stops for special prizes and give aways for these events. Also stay tuned for additional announcements throughout the week for more information on the 10 year anniversary.

    Event List

    - 11:30

    Dungeons and Dragons 3.5 ed

    Catan

    - Noon

    Warhammer 40K Tournament

    Savage Worlds: Deadlands 1879

    7 Wonders Board Game

    - 1pm

    Magic the Gathering: Standard

    Batman Fluxx

    Dixit

    Diplomacy

    - 2pm

    Star Wars X-Wing 2nd Ed Tournament

    Boss Monster

    Mysterium

    Werewolf ~ Ultimate Werewolf Party Game

    - 3pm

    Star Wars Destiny Tournament

    Munchkin

    Colt Express

    - 4pm

    Age of Sigmar

    7 Wonders Duel

    Takenoko

    Tsuro

    - 5pm

    Magic the Gathering: Modern

    Dungeons and Dragons 5th Ed

    Codenames

    Chess

    - 5:30

    Gloomhaven

    - 6pm

    Heroclix Tournament

    Catan

    Captain Sonar

    - 7pm

    Deer Lord

    King of Tokyo

    Pandemic

    - 8pm

    Zombie Dice

    Ticket to Ride

    Adult Mad Libs

    Event Details Below

    11:30

    --Dungeons and Dragons 3.5 ed--

    Free event. 3-6 players

    If mostly beginner players, adventure will be a 1st- 3rd level fantasy campaign, or for majority advanced players they will experience a 5th- 10th level boardering onto epic. Players will be taken through a story that have them restoring a lost love to a prince and removing a curse set by an ancient wicked being, and ultimately discovering a source of power that can create epically heroic or villainous champions. Players will need to provide a paper and pencil only, and optional are a miniature token and rpg dice sets.

    --Catan----

    Free event. 3-4 players

    Winning player gets 2 additional entries into the gift card drawings


    Noon

    --Warhammer 40K Tournament--

    $5 entry. Free entry for players already signed up to the league.

    You do not need to have played in the league to play in the tournament

    1500 point list, 3 rounds of swiss play. Using Maelstrom of War Missions. No proxies. Painted figures not required.

    If 1st, 2nd or 3rd place finishers in the tournament are also in the league, they will get bonus points to their final league point score of 1st place 15pts, 2nd place 10pts, 3rd place 5pts.

    Prizes include Imperial Aquila Banner, 6 Warhammer custom dice bags, Age of Sigmar art prints and all store credit paid for Tournament entry to be distributed as store credit prizes.

    --Savage Worlds: Deadlands 1879--

    Free event. Game Master plus 3-5 players

    Players should bring - Dice and if possible, Savage Worlds rulebook. Bring your own character or make one at the table.

    Scenario - Deadwood with snow included - players must make a hazardous trip to Deadwood in the early spring of 1879

    --7 Wonders Board Game--

    Free event. 2-7 players.

    First place gets 2 - 7 Wonders Anniversary Promo Cards

    Second place gets 1 - 7 Wonders Anniversary Promo Card


    1pm

    --Magic the Gathering: Standard--

    $5 entry. Any number of players

    Our usual Standard Showdown event, only to we have extra prizes that include every participate gets a free entry into the 5 gift card drawings, plus we are giving away a pretty sweet Guilds of Ravnica banner to the top 5 players also.

    --Batman Fluxx--

    Free event. 2-8 players

    Since Fluxx games can be so fast, we are playing up to 4 games of Batman Fluxx. The winner of each games shall recieve one of the cool promotional Batman Fluxx coins.

    --Dixit--

    Free event. 3-6 players.

    Winner gets two unique Dixit Promo Cards

    --Diplomacy--

    Free event. 3-7 players.

    Winning player gets 2 additional entries into the gift card drawings


    2pm

    --Star Wars X-Wing 2nd Ed Tournament--

    Free event. 4 or more players

    Come play in our first X-Wing for the 2nd edition of the game. We've got an incredible line up of prizes, so everyone is getting something. Great chance to fly under the new rules. 3 round event. 100pt fleets.

    Prizes include:

    Everyone gets Obsidian Squadron Pilot, Academy Pilot, Blue Squadron Escort, Luke Skywalker and Director Krennic promo cards

    Top 9 get 1, 2, and 3 inch Acrylic Move Guides set.

    Top 6 get 1 Elite promo card

    Top 4 get an elite set of acrylic tokens

    Top 3 get Plastic Cavern Angels Zealot card

    Top 1 get promo 2nd edition Damage Deck

    --Boss Monster--

    Free event. 2-4 players.

    --Mysterium--

    Free event. 2-7 players.

    Everyone gets an exclusive Vision card

    Winning Ghost gets special Promo Mask

    Winning Psychic gets special set of Inituition Tokens

    --Werewolf ~ Ultimate Werewolf--

    Free event. Run by Wolfe Masters


    3pm

    --Star Wars Destiny Tournament--

    Free event. 2-12 players.

    Everyone gets a promo card

    Top 3 get limited Promo Card and special Deck Box

    Top 2 get Promo Acrylic Token Pack

    Winning player gets 2 additional entries into the gift card drawings

    --Munchkin--

    Free event. 2-8 players

    Everyone heys a promo Munchkin Bookmark

    3rd Place gets a Munchkin Invisible Friend

    2nd Place gets a Munchkin Dice Bag

    1st Place gets a Munchkin Carry Bag

    --Colt Express--

    Free event. 2-6 players

    Everyone gets a promo set of Cursed Loot Tokens

    2nd Place gets a Train Station

    1st Place gets a special large Colt Express playmat


    4pm

    --Age of Sigmar--

    Free Event. Up to 8 players

    Winner of this event will get 2 additional entries into the gift card drawings.

    Players will need to bring Age of Sigmar miniatures & Dice (there may be a small selection of additional warbands to play or can purchase dice at the store) Build a 500 point warband. (10 turn maximum)

    Battle Royale style double elimination fight for glory and treasure.

    Individual or Teams of 2 players by grand alliance/roll off.

    2 tables 1 4'x4' (4'x6'or 4'x8') starting table (City of Ever-Twilight). Everyone deploys on the first board within 9'' radius bubble. When your entire warband (not your team if playing with a partner) is killed off the 1st table they re-enter the fray on the 2nd table (Realm of Death) 4'x4'. Goal is to collect the most glory/treasure and be the last one standing or escape.

    - Collect glory by discovering vaults in or on terrain pieces. Amount of glory will be determined at random dice roll (1d6). Must finish a movement within 0.5'' of object to open it.

    - Steal treasure from defeated units. If you kill a unit you take half of its gathered glory (round down). Killing outside of close combat results in dropped glory that can be claimed by anyone.

    - Realm of Death you can escape through realm gate and keep all glory and treasure you have (must have entire warband within 3'' of gate and not in combat at end of movement). If you die you lose half the glory.

    - There will be ''vaults'' of glory and treasure in both the City of Ever-Twighlight and the Skaven Realm.

    There will be other destructive spells (malign sorcery predatory/endless spells) appearing through magic focal points around the board and through the realm gate.

    --7 Wonders Duel--

    Free event. 2 or 4 players

    Everyone gets Statue of Liberty Wonder Card

    2nd Place gets a Military Conflict Pawn

    1st Place gets a Military Conflict Pawnm Set of Metallic Coins and Coing Bag

    --Takenoko--

    Free event. 2-4 players

    Everyone gets a set of Plastic Irrigation Sticks

    2nd Place gets a set of Bambo Bags

    1st Place Alternate Figure Set and set of Bambo Bags

    --Tsuro--

    Free event. 2-8 players

    Winning player gets 2 additional entries into the gift card drawings


    5pm

    --Magic the Gathering: Modern--

    $5 entry. Modern format. 3-6 rounds swiss. 1 pack of Iconic Masters into the prize pool per player. All players get entered into the gift card drawing. Plus first place gets the awesome Guilds of Ravnica floor standee.

    --Dungeons and Dragons 5th Ed--

    Free event. Dungeon Master plus 2-5 players.

    --Codenames--

    Free event. 4-8 players

    Play with the super sized version of Codenames!!

    Players on the winning team each get an extra entry into the gift card drawing.

    --Chess--

    Free event. Any number of players.

    Players should bring a chess board and pieces.

    Players will be paired into single match events. The winner of each match will gain an additional entry into the gift card drawing. The will only be one round of matches.


    5:30

    --Gloomhaven--

    Free event. Game Host plus up to 3 more players


    6pm

    --Heroclix Tournament--

    Free event. Any number of players

    Constructed format (see rules PDF). 300pts. 50 minute game rounds

    http://win.wizkids.com/wp/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/2015-WizKids-Premiere-Tournament-Rules2.pdf

    Prizes include:

    Top 8 all get a promo figure (selection order from highest rating to lowest)

    Top 3 get Zombies Assailt Dial

    First place gets an additional entry into the gift card drawing.

    --Catan--

    Free event. 3-4 players

    Winning player gets 2 additional entries into the gift card drawings

    --Captain Sonar--

    Free event. 4-8 players

    Players on the winning team each get an extra entry into the gift card drawing.


    7pm

    --Deer Lord--

    Free event. 4-8 players.

    First place gets an additional entry into the gift card drawing.

    --King of Tokyo--

    Free event. 2-6 players

    First place gets an additional entry into the gift card drawing.

    --Pandemic--

    Free event. 2-4 players


    8pm

    --Zombie Dice--

    Free event. 2-99 players

    First player to win 2 games shall be considered the winner of this event.

    The winner gets an additional entry into the gift card drawing.

    --Ticket to Ride--

    Free event. 2-5 players.

    First place gets an additional entry into the gift card drawing.

    --Adult Mad Libs--

    Free event. 3-8 players

    First place gets an additional entry into the gift card drawing.


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