February 2016 Around the Shop!
February is coming, and with it we have some great events planned as well as a nice sale for Valentine's day!
Once again we'll be at the Winter Cosplay Charity Ball at SPHS March 5th. Join us as we raise money for great local causes. Only $5. We'll be there with snacks, ramune, and Japanese figures for sale.
This Valentine's Day weekend we'll be showing our <3 for you by hosting a 20% off sale! As always: all weekend long everything in the shop (excluding cases, bricks, and boxes) will be 20% off. And maybe we'll have some chocolates for you as well <3!
Magic Game Day will be Saturday and Sunday the 13th and 14th- during our <3 Sale!
Our Next Grand Prix, for New York, will be the 20th at 3pm!
YuGiOh players can look forward to the OTS Championships on the 27th-- opening early at 11AM!
Maine Pokemon States will be Sunday March 19th at the VFW on Dunn Street. $20 for masters and $10 for juniors and seniors!
Our next board game potluck will be the 18th of February! Too cool for school, during school break! $5 or free with food to share!!
Heroclix will host a pre-release for World's Finest Monday the 1st! Only $25!
Finally, the next World Championship Qualifier Regional will be Saturday the 2nd of April at the Double Tree Hilton! Like last time: $20 entry.
Have a great rest of your January and we look forward to seeing you at the shop! If you have any events you'd like to see, or any product you'd like special ordered, please let us know!
January 2016 Around the Shop!
The holiday season is here and we're having a great time at the shop! There's been some really great shipments from Japan and some great new game releases. As always; for up to date notice on what's in stock please follow us on Facebook. We get new shipments all the time and the Japanese imports go pretty quickly!
To celebrate the new year we'll be hosting a New Years Board Game Potluck. Free with food to share or $5 without. Show off your cooking skills by bringing in a dish to share and playing games all night long. Good times, good people.
Super Smash Brothers deserves a new tournament! Cloud Rises will occur Saturday 1/23 at 4pm. $2 entry with prizes based on attendance.
YuGiOh players can look forward to great times at the Breakers of Shadow Sneak Peak Saturday the 9th of January. We have tons of support for our great community of players and Kirk is ready to see the new cards!
Pokemon's Breakpoint Prerelease will be Sunday the 24th for $25. Want to see the new set before it releases? This is your chance!
And finally, Oath of Gatewatch releases this month. Our prereleases will start Friday 1/15 at Midnight. They're always only $25 each with a two headed dragon Satyurday at 9pm! When the set releases we sell boxes at $95 each. If you'd like to pre-order a box let us know soon and you'll have a box waiting for you at release.
- Anime watching is now Wednesday evenings after Nihongo Club.
- Adult Party Games will return in January on the 16th at 6:30pm.
- Casual YuGiOh has moved from Monday evening to Tuesday evenings.
- Tuesday drafts will have additional pack support based on player attendance (for every 4 players 1 pack will be added to the pool!)
- Sealed Deck League will begin 1/26. Six packs with 1 additional pack per week if players choose to play.
Have a great rest of your December and we'll see you around the shop in January! Thanks, as always, for your support and for being a part of our community.
Old Saint Nic Holiday Display
Happy Holidays! We've decided to add a little bit of cheer (and laughter) by adding something truly special to our annual holiday decorations-- enjoy!
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December 2015 Around the Shop!
Happy Holidays from Weekend Anime & Games! We have some great events planned and some great products on the way! Looking for a unique gift for that gamer or anime fan? Swing by to check out all the great gifts and stocking stuffers we have in stock. From dice to pocky, board games to capsule figures- we have something for everyone and gifts for all ages. If you'd like to pre-order something specific, let us know by using our easy online form!
Join us Sunday 12/13 at noon for our next Pokemon League Challenge- Tech Season!
In January we're hosting the PDC Dice Masters Championship for Maine! Only $15 with prizes based on attendance and cash to first place! Boosters to the top 1/2!
Don't forget: we're hosting Maine New England YuGiOh Regionals! And in a BIG way! We'll hold them at the Double Tree Hilton by the Maine Mall. 10AM Saturday November 21st. $25 entry! FMI visit our facebook group for details.
Another big YuGiOh event coming up is YuGiOh Demo Day! It will be Saturday 12/5.
The YuGiOh Ultimate Duelist Series (UDS) Qualifier will be Saturday 11/28 at 1pm! Tons of great YuGiOh events with a very active group of players!
Finally, Magic's next prerelease, Oath of the Gatewatch, will start Friday 1/15 and run through Sunday the 17th. As always: boxes are only $95 when the set releases.
We'll see you around this holiday season and have a great December!