About Us


Mon-Sat 11am-10pm, Sun 11am-7pm


The Dork Den is a friendly local gaming store, located in downtown Mankato, MN. The Dork Den is a table top gaming and comic shop specializing in board games, card games, comics, role play games and miniatures gaming such as Warhammer 40,000 and War Machine/Hordes. The store is more than just a place to purchase hobby games, it is also a haven for gamers to meet, discuss, and play their favorite games. You don't need to be an avid Magic player, or have an army of miniatures to enjoy what The Dork Den has to offer. Stop by and learn to play a new board game, heck, bring the whole family and have a great time!

Meet the owners - Joe Huber and Greg Fenske. Two passionate lifelong gamers that have created an oasis for others that share their interests. With knowledge on everything hobby gaming related, from Magic: The Gathering to Miniatures, Joe and Greg have created an environment where the expert and the novice feel at home. If you can't find what you are looking for at The Dork Den, these two will do their best to hunt it down for you.

Dork Denizen Program

The Dork Den has a rewards program that offers our customers some great deals at only $25/year. As a Denizen you can look forward to:


>  $3.25 Magic the Gathering, Pokemon and Yu-Gi-Oh packs

>  10% off most other items in the store (excluding Tournament entry, snacks and occasionally limited products)

>  No down payment on special orders

>  Free comic hold service

>  Free bag and board for held comics

>  Special Sale Days!