Hours: Sunday to Friday from Noon to 10pm | Saturday from Noon to 6pm
News! (updated 3/27)
Dragons of Tarkir Sealed Tournament - We will be hosting a Sealed tournament to celebrate the release of Dragons of Tarkir on Sunday, March 29th at 4:00pm.
Call of Cthulhu RPG Demo - Join us for demo of the Call of Cthulhu RPG on Sunday, March 29th at 1:00pm. Call of Cthulhu is an RPG set in the "real world" (generous doses of Lovecraft's mythos are, of course, part and parcel of the experience). This is an investigative RPG. So if you're interested in something a little off the high fantasy RPG path that puts the emphasis on the roleplay and not the "roll" play, then please consider attending. No experience is necessary, and pre-generated characters will be provided. This is a free event. More information here.
RPG Rules Roundtable - Join us on Saturday, April 4th at 2:00pm for our ongoing discussion of RPG rules systems, approaches to play, game design, et cetera. Any and all are welcome, and your participation in the discussion is encouraged. The topic for the April 4th event is "Post-Apocalyptic Rules Systems". This is a free event. More information here.
Traveller RPG Demo - Join us for a demo of the Mongoose edition of the Traveller RPG on Sunday, April 12th at 1:00pm. Traveller is a science fiction RPG first published in 1977. We will be demoing the most recent iteration of the rules set. Pre-generated characters will be provided and no books are necessary. This is a free demo. More information here.
PPTQ Milwaukee - We will be hosting a Pre-PTQ on Saturday, April 18th for the Milwaukee Pro Tour Qualifier. Registration will begin at noon. The format for this event is Sealed. More information here.
Monster of the Week RPG Demo - We will be hosting a demo of the Monster of the Week RPG on Sunday, April 19th beginning at 1pm. This is a free event. No prior knowledge of the rules system is necessary, and pre-generated characters will be provided. Monster of the Week is a standalone action-horror RPG for 3-5 people. Hunt high school beasties a la Buffy the Vampire Slayer, travel the country to bring down unnatural creatures like the Winchester brothers of Supernatural, or head up the government investigation like Mulder and Scully. More information here.
Dragons of Tarkir Game Day - We will be hosting our Dragons of Tarkir Game Day event on Sunday, April 19th at 6:00pm. The format for this event will be Standard. Buy-in for this event is $5. Entry money will also be pooled into store credit. Half of the buy-in pot to first; the other half will be split between the X/1's. We will also be handing out the Game Day promo--a full-art Heir of the Wilds--to all participants. In addition, the top 8 will receive a full-art Utter End. More information here.
Games Auction - We will be hosting our bi-annual Games Auction on Saturday, April 25th from noon until 8pm. This is your chance to bid on scores of gently used board, card, and roleplaying games as well as miniatures and more!! The auction is a sealed, silent auction. More information here.
MTG Legacy Tuesdays! - The people have spoken, and we have heard their cries. They cry for MTG Legacy. We'll be running it the 1st and 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:30pm. Quality proxies displaying legible card text are allowed.
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!!
D&D Expeditions - We are running D&D Expeditions organized play at the store on the first and third Tuesday evening of the month at 6pm. Guarantee your spot at one of the tables by signing up on our website. 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.
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, March 27th, we will be holding a booster draft (1 FR booster, 2 DoT boosters). Sign-up begins at 6pm; play begins at 6:30pm.
Tuesday Night Drafts - We will be hosting MTG drafts on Tuesday evenings. Format will be Fate Reforged (1 FR booster, 2 KoT booster). Registration begins at 6pm; play at 6:30pm sharp!
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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