Hello, and welcome to the last installment of RPG Evolution, at least as you know it.  Things have been a bit crazy here at Games & Stuff over the last few weeks (opening a temporary holiday pop up store will do that) but today I’m…

RPG Evolution is a semi-regular column in which I discuss the retail business side of selling role-playing games.  In addition to periodic special installments, once every three months I break down the twenty top selling RPGs by sales volume at Games and Stuff. Happy July everyone,…

or DungeonPaths & DragonFinders (A False Equivalency) Well here we go. Pathfinder. Dungeons & Dragons fifth edition. This has been a topic that has been discussed ad nauseam, eh?  Well too bad, I’ve got a lot of thoughts about it, and if you’re reading this, I…

Hello to all the retailers just joining us after we spoke at the GAMA Trade Show in March.  I hope you find this little ramble of mine useful. So, what’s there to talk about? Well, let’s start with the list.  Here’s the Top 20 RPGs by sales…

A little late, but here we are.  Let’s discuss what the RPG sales at Games and Stuff looked like for the last three months of 2014. No surprises for the top three spots, as they’ve look pretty much the same since July.  The D&D machine…

Well, well well.  I don’t want to say “I told you so” but well… I told you so.   *Ahem.* So, new to this conversation? Well, RPG Evolution is a quarterly column where we talk about the RPG sales trends at Games and Stuff.  Why…

So here we are again.  Another three months have passed, and what’s the RPG department at Games and Stuff look like?  For those of you just joining us, you may want to check out the first RPG Evolution article from back in APRIL, where we talk…

Hey everyone, Paul here again. As many of you know, I take Role-Playing Games pretty seriously, both as a gamer and a retailer.  It should come as no surprise to anyone reading this that for quite a while now, many hobby gaming retailers have been…

***I endeavor to make [Card.Board.Box.] about gaming in the broadest sense possible, and not about the Games and Stuff retail location specifically.  In this way, the column is of value to folks that may not be anywhere near the shop or even the state of…