Upcoming Events!

Warhammer 40K Conquest
War Pack Tournament

GPT Ottawa

D&D Expeditions

Call of Cthulhu
RPG Demo

RPG Rules Roundtable

Star Wars RPG Demo

The Strange RPG Demo

Modern Masters Draft

GPT Memphis

Pre-PTQ Vancouver


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News! (updated 10/30)

Warhammer 40K Conquest War Pack Tournament - We will be hosting a 40K Conquest tournament on the 1st of November at 1:00pm. The winner of the tournament will receive the new War Pack, The Howl of Blackmane. Buy-in is $3. More information here.

GPT Ottawa - We will be running a Grand Prix Trial on Sunday, November 2nd beginning at 1:00pm for the Ottawa Grand Prix. The format will be Standard, and the winner will receive a two-round bye and entry for the Ottawa Grand Prix. $5 buy-in covers prize support. More information here.

D&D Expeditions - We are planning to kickstart D&D organized play at the store on Tuesday evening beginning on Tuesday, November 4th. We are looking for interested players and Dungeon Masters. More info here.

Call of Cthulhu RPG Demo - Ia! Ia! The Old Ones awake! Come join us for a demo of the Call of Cthulhu RPG on Thursday, November 6th from 6pm to 10pm. Pre-gens provided. Space is limited, so call to secure your spot. More info here.

RPG Rules Roundtable - Come join in a discussion of various RPG rules systems with other gamers and gamemasters. The topic for the November 7th meeting is the Cortex Plus System, which powers the Firefly RPG. The meeting will run from 7pm to 8:30pm. More information here.

Star Wars RPG Demo - On Saturday, November 8th from 12:30pm to 5:00pm, we will be hosting a demo of the Star Wars RPG. Please note: this will be a demo of the West End Games edition of the RPG (not the newer Fantasy Flight edition). Stop by the store or call us to reserve a spot. More information here.

The Strange RPG Demo - We will be hosting a demo of The Strange RPG on Sunday, November 16th from 12:30pm to 5:00pm. It’s an RPG set on Earth, in the modern day. But a few people—a very few people—have discovered how to travel to other places. They call them recursions, and they’re like limited pocket dimensions with their own laws of reality. Call or stop by the store to reserve a spot. More information here.

Modern Master Draft - We have enough Modern Masters boosters for three pods and will be running a draft using said boosters on Sunday, November 30th at 1:00pm. More details here.

GPT Memphis - We will be running a Grand Prix Trial on Sunday, January 11th beginning at 1:00pm for the Memphis Grand Prix. The format will be Standard, and the winner will receive a two-round bye and entry for the Memphis Grand Prix. $5 buy-in covers prize support. More information here.

Vancouver Pre-PTQ - On Sunday, January 25th at 1:00pm, we will be hosting a Pre-PTQ for the Vancouver PTQ to be held in July. The format for this event will be Standard. Buy-in for the event will be $15. First place will receive a box of Fate Reforged and an invitation to a regional PTQ. Prize structure beyond 1st place will depend on the number of attendees. More information here.

Private Room Policy Update - Please note, we are now charging $2.50 an hour for use of the private rooms. The fee caps at $10 for four-plus hours. A full description of our room use policy can be found here.

MTG Modern Mondays! - We are now sanctioning a MTG Modern tournament beginning at 6:30pm every Monday. Bring your deck and come on down! Five dollar buy-in. Prizes!!

MTG Standard on Sunday & Wednesday - We host MTG Standard events on both Sunday and Wednesday. Activities begin at 6pm on both days!!

Board Game Day - Every Saturday, we host casual, pick-up board gaming. Many Saturdays we also host demoes of specific games. We encourage all board game enthusiasts to join our games library (a cool $25 annual fee grants you access to our ever-growing collection of the finest board games.

Fantasy Flight Games Organized Play - Every Tuesday beginning at 5:30pm, we will be hosting organized play for Fantasy Flight Games titles, including the Lord of the Rings LCG, the Game of Thrones LCG, the Call of Cthulhu LCG, Netrunner, the Star Wars minis game and LCG, and more. We also host Netrunner League games on Tuesdays and Saturdays.

Friday Night Magic - On Friday, October 31st, we will be holding a Khans of Tarkir booster draft. Sign-up begins at 6pm; play begins at 6:30pm.

Tuesday Night Drafts - We will be hosting MTG drafts on Tuesday evenings. Format will either be Khans of Tarkir or "kitchen sink". Play begins at 6pm. If the format is "kitchen sink" (aka "chaos"), then participants each choose three boosters of their choice, which should make for some drafty good times!

Free MTG Standard on Fridays - We are now sanctioning MTG Standard play on Fridays. No buy-in! Prizes! Play will begin at 6pm.

Sign-up for Pathfinder Society - We utilize online sign-up for Pathfinder Society. Guarantee your spot at one of the tables by signing up. Sign-up goes live on our website at 7pm every Tuesday. Walk-ins will be seated as space allows. Details on our Store Events page.

The Common Room, located at 223 S. Pete Ellis Drive in Bloomington (at the north end of Williamsburg Village)), strives to be the gamers' game store. We stock the best in collectible card games, roleplaying games, miniature-based games, board games, and gaming supplies. We also boast the finest gaming rooms in town and offer both a private gaming room and a common area for open and tournament gaming (event calendar). In addition, our games club and library give you ready access to many of the most popular tabletop games in the industry.

If you have any questions about our inventory or policies, feel free to contact us by phone at 812-333-GAME (4263), or via email at: ask [at] commonroomgames [dot] com.


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