Plus CCG, Miniature, Board Game, and RPG Top Tens
March 31, 2005
ICv2 has released its 2004 market reports in the ICv2 Retailers Guide to Games #7, and the over-all market for CCGs, miniature games, board and family games, and roleplaying games was weak in 2004.
March 7, 2005
Daniel McAbee of The Tangled Web in Spartanburg, South Carolina is concerned about the size of his Yu-Gi-Oh! TCG allocations for 2005.
January 19, 2005
Avalon Hill has announced its 2005 product line-up, which includes a new printing of Richard ( Magic: The Gathering ) Garfield's RoboRally .
Coming February 21st!
January 13, 2005
A Paid Advertisement. February 21st sees the launch of Kindred Most Wanted the new set for Vampire: The Eternal Struggle .
Column by Steven Bates
January 6, 2005
This week, Bates shares his store's experience with trading cards.
Coming in 2005
December 27, 2004
UK company First 4 Figures will release a series of resin statues featuring characters from Magic: The Gathering in May.
There Are More
December 16, 2004
Heather Barnhorst of Attactix, in Aurora, Colorado, saw columnist Steven Bates' holiday gift guide column on games and has some additional suggestions.
10, 15, and 20 Years Ago This Month
November 9, 2004
We took a look at what was happening ten, fifteen, and twenty years ago this month in ICv2's print predecessor, Internal Correspondence.
Plus Top Ten Game Properties
November 2, 2004
The game market began a comeback in the third quarter after declines in most game categories in the first half of the year, ICv2 reports in the ICv2 Retailer Guide to Games #6.
While Predicting Lackluster Holiday Sales
October 18, 2004
The nation's two top toymakers reported declining sales for the third quarter of 2004 and predicted a challenging retail environment for the coming holiday season.