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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.


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    GOB Retail November Newsletter and Upcoming events

    Greetings,

    Welcome the newest installment of the GOB Retail Newsletter. We've got a handful of quick things to chat about, so we'll dive right in and make it quick.

    Thanksgiving Hours

    GOB will be closed on Thanksgiving Day. We'll be open regular hours all other days Thanksgiving week. To everyone who celebrates it, we wish you and yours a happy Thanksgiving.

    Board Game Consignment

    GOB recently launched our new Board Game Consignment program and section in the store. This is where our customers who have pre-owned board games they no longer need can sell them here at GOB and get store credit when their items sell. So far this has gone very well, with our customers loving what has become available and most of those seling their games getting them sold quickly. So quickly, we could use more. Lots more. So if you have board games you would like to sell, please visit our Board Game Consignment page:

    http://www.gobretail.com/gobretail-ecom/sell-your-board-games-consignment.php

    GOB Gift Registry

    Want to make it easy for your friends and family to shop for you this holiday season? GOB has a Gift Registry you can use to help them. Build a list of exactly what you would like and let your friends and families know you have a registry with us and we'll take care of the rest! GOB also has Gift Cards available.

    http://www.gobretail.com/gamerreward/GiftRegistryMenu.php

    Board Game Red Tag Clearance 40-60% OFF

    We've added a couple hundred more games to our board game red tag clearance section. All red tagged games are 35% off an already discounted price, for a total discount ranging from 40-60% off. Come check out the additions before the black friday rush.

    40% Graphic Novel Clearance Section Updated

    We've added several hundred more graphic novels to our 40% off section. Got to make room for the flood of new books coming in 2020. Come check out the additions before the black friday rush.

    Black Friday and Small Business Saturday

    Yes, GOB has plans to celebrating both of these major retail events. Stay tuned for announcements for our plans for each of these events. We'll be sending out separate announcements for each.

    Board Game Kiosk Version 2.0 Launching This Week

    We are just a few days aware of a major update to the GOB Board Game Kiosk. Version 2.0 really adds a lot of search function and additional information which our customers will have access to. Search for games by one of 21 game categories, by best sellers, by award winners, by title, by age range, by number of players, by play duration or by any of nearly 200 different game mechanics or game theme tags. The new kiosk will also give you let you access game reviews, stock status and with future additions planned to include game plays and customer ratings. And shortly after the new Kiosk rolls out in the store, we plan to update our board game pages with similar functionality!

    Board Game Tagging & Reviews

    Did you know that all GOB Rewards Customers can contribute to the Board Game tagging systems and/or add reviews to our database? If you login to GOBRetail.com and navigate to any product page, you can chose to submit additional tags to any game. The GOB staff has been diligently tagging all our entire board gate database with roughly 2000 games tagged so far, but we've got more to do, and certain everyone who has played each game may be able to contribute additional information to enhance the information avalable to the community. If you've bought a game through GOB, you are also eligible to review that game. This insures only those who we know own the game can add reviews for it. The current review system only asks for comprehensive reviews, but if you leave it, it will provide you some bonus rewards points for the effort.

    Family Board Game Demo Night

    Family Board Game Night every Friday at GOB continues to pick up steam. Last week we had 25 players attending. Let's keep growing the board game community. Every Friday starting aroun 6:30 board gamers are invited to gather and play. Bring some of your favorites and explore some new games brought by others, or try out any of the games available in the GOB Board Game Library. Every week GOB staff or a guest game publisher representative will demo a new game for you. For Friday, November 22, we'll be demoing two games. Corinth Dice Game and Lucidity: Six-Sided Nightmares Dice Game. Demos will begin approx 7pm. Come join us.

    Magic: Special Bundle Builders Event - Sat, Dec 7th

    Our Bundle Builders event this month was well recieved and we've been asked to run another one. This one will run slightly different, but will still be a fun deck building exercise and chance to play a non traditional format. Each player will buy either 2 GOB Magic Repack Bundles or 1 GOB Magic Repack Bundle and 1 new Booster pack. The produc purchases is the sole event entry cost. From this pool of cards, plus basic lands, each player will build 3 different 60 card decks. Game play will consist of 3 rounds of swiss play, best 2 out of 3 matches. In each round, each game must be played with a different of the 3 decks each player has built. Between rounds, with your unused cards from your card pool, you may make changes to your decks, but no changes to any deck may be made once a new round of play has begun. This event will be Sat, Dec 7th at 4:30pm

    Pokemon League Every Sunday - 1:30pm

    Come play Pokemon at GOB. Every Sunday is an all ages event. 3 rounds of swiss play. $5 event registration. Every player gets their choice of 1 Pokemon pack and is given a random Pokemon single. Winning players get a bonus booster pack. For details, visit:

    https://www.facebook.com/events/972634536401492/

    Comic Subscriptions

    A reminder for our comic customers. GOB offers free access to our rewards card members to the GOB Comic Subscription System. This is an online system that lets you view all the comics on solicitation each month and lets you subscribe to ongoing series or special order comics or trades as one offs. You can 24/7 online access to this amazing tool, plus access to report of what you have on subscription, what has arrived and is ready to pick up, estimates of when the items you have ordered will arrive and your complete comic order history by series. This tool is FREE to all GOB Rewads customers, with just a couple requirements. You must sign an agreement to pick up the things that you order, you must actually pick up the things you order, and the system will start by capping the maximum you can have on subscription and gradually raise those caps as you develop a history of successfully picking of those items that you ordered. You are guaranteed to get the books you order and get to stop chasing down issues from month to month and GOB will give you Double Comic Rewards on the books you order on subscription.

    http://www.gobretail.com/GOBRetailComicsPullBox.php

    Cheers,

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