UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS/NEWS

 

5 April International Tabletop Day 

25-27 April 1D4 Con.  Winchester VA See www.1d4con.com for details.

28 June NOVAG Spring Game Day.  To be held at the Knights of Columbus Hall, St. Leo the Great Catholic Church, 3700 Old Lee Highway, Fairfax VA 22030.  Start time is 10:00 a.m. Cost is $3.00 per adult.  For details or to run a game contact Tim Tilson at hmslydia@msn.com

17-20 July Historicon See www.hmgs.org

4-10 August World Board Game Championships.  Lancaster PA See www.boardgamers.org

22-24 August Guns of August 2014.  Wiliamsburg Convention.  See www.wbcconventions.org

28-31 August NOVA Open.  WarHammer, Flames of War etc.  See www.novaopen.com

Pins.  John McConnel has had some very nice 1” NOVAG pins made up.  He has donated them to the club and we will sell as a fund raiser.  They cost $3 a piece or 2 for $5. Let me know if you want any. 

 

Meet Up:  Don't forget NOVAG is now on Meetup at: http://www.meetup.com/The-NOVAG-Pavilion/

 

MINIATURE GAMING

 

The Game Parlor - Tuesday

Warhammer.  The Chantilly Gaming Legion plays from 11:00 until closing.  See Cg-Legion.com for further details. 

The Game Parlor - Wednesday

Fields of Glory/DBM starts at 5:00-600 pm.    Contact Mark Bumala at bumala@verizon.net

 The Game Parlor - Friday

DATE                PERIOD                SCALE                RULES                HOST

4 April               WWII                    15mm                    Fireball             Tilson

 

Scenario:  Love Zero.  Kohima is under siege. The Japanese attack the 4th Bn Royal West Kents dug in behind the iconic tennis court.  Can they hold or will the Japanese sweep thru to the brigade rear areas.

 

4 April               WWII                    15mm                   Fireball             Patton                  

 

Scenario: Lezey.  19 September 1944. The 4th Armored Division has been halted after encircling of the city of Nancy,Lorraine. LTC Abram’s 37th Tk Bn waits in defensive positions around the town of LezeyEarly in the morning of the 19th, 113th Pz Bde rolls through the fog toward American positions.

 

 

11 Apr            Ancients/Midieval     15mm                MofA                    DeWitt

 

Scenario:  Early Hebrew (#9) vs. either Sea People ( #7) or Philistine (#10).  

 

18 Apr             Napoleonic             15mm                Napoleon's Battles         Meymarian 

 

Scenario:  To Be Determined.

 

18 Apr             Napoleonic             15mm                Command and Colors Nap   Tilson

 

Scenario:  To Be Determined.  

 

25 Apr        WWII (Early)                 1/300                CY6                 Wiliams

 

Scenario:  Bob will run another of his Khalkin Ghol scenarios featuring the fighting between Soviet Russia and Imperial Japan in 1939. 

 

The Game Parlor -Saturday

Warhammer.  The Chantilly Gaming Legion plays from 11:00 until closing.  See Cg-Legion.com for further details. 

The Game Parlor - Sunday

11:00 Fields of Glory Contact Mark Bumala at bumala@verizon.net

12:00 Heroclix All games start at 1200. For further info, contact Rick Wilson at ivos.android@hotmail.com

Eagle and Empire - Thursday

Warhammer Fantasy.  Starting at 7:00 p.m.

 Eagle and Empire - Saturday 

Warmachine starting at 12:00

Hobby Works - Friday 

Warhammer and Warhammer 40 are played in a tournament at the Hobbyworks store in the Fair City mall (Corner of Pickett & Main St in Fairfax City).  Start time is 4:00 p.m.  Contact Hobbyworks at 703-426-8600 or fairfax40@gmail.com.

  Huzzah Hobbies - Tuesday

Malifaux, Warmachine/Hordes and Netrunner LCG Gaming starts at around 6pm 


Huzzah Hobbies - Thursday

Ancients/Medieval 15mm DBA Games start around 6:00 pm

Thursday Night Gaming Group (TNGG).  For details contact Stephen Gibson sgibson260@cox.net) or see their Yahoo Group for details.

Victory Comics - Wednesday

Heroclix at 6:30 pm

Victory Comics - Thursday

Malifaux at 6:00 pm.

Victory Comics - Saturday  

Escalation League for Warhammer 40k here at Victory Comics starting October 5th.  Participants will start with a 500-point 'army' of their choice and slowly build up to 2000 points.  This is a perfect chance for new players to start building their army or for old players to start a new one.  We will be giving points for games played, games won and painting.  The person with the highest point total at the end will get a prize!  Contact the store for further details.

 

Alexandria Fridays 

Date: To Be Determined 7-10 pm. Hosted by Dennis Wang. 

 

Please contact Dennis at dw_2000@hotmail.com   to ascertain if there will be a game this month. NOTE There is an underscore between dw and 2000.

 

Date: To Be Determined.   Hosted by Steve Robinson.  

 

Scenario:  To Be Determined.

 

Please contact Steve (stevekrobinson@yahoo.com) to ascertain if there will be a game this month.

  

Dale City Weekends

DATE                PERIOD                SCALE                RULES                HOST  START TIME

13 Apr         Scenario: Naval Game Circa 1700-1800

22 Mar        Scenario:  -Option 1 Japanese vs. Chinese 1937 in 54mm 

                                         -Option 2 ACW in 28mm.

For further details contact Ron at ronalamo@comcast.net

 

DBA

The Washington Area DBA Group hosts occasional events.  For further info see: www.wdwww.wadbag for details.

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Sunday

War Hammer at 12:30.

 

  BOARDGAMING 

  The Game Parlor - Tuesday

The Washington Gamers Association and Game Club of Maryland offer board games starting at 6:00 pm. 

See www.washingtongamers.org for further details.

 

The Game Parlor-Saturday

The Washington Gamers runs board games on the first Saturday of the month. 

See their website www.washingtongamers.org

 

Alexandria-Arlington Area Regional Gaming Group (AARGH)

Check AARGH page on Meet Up for details.

 

 

Springfield – Saturday and Sunday

13 Apr Sunday 0900    Kingstown Game Brigade  Kingstowne Center for Active Adults (the Senior Center) 6448 Landsdowne Centre Alexandria VA 22315. (Next to the Kingstown Library)  Board/war gaming such as Axis & Allies, Hammer of the Scots, Sekigahara, GMT games, etc.  Others welcome. For further info contact Fred Bauer at   militarylaw@erols.com

 

26 Apr Sat Same as above.

 

 

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Sunday

Magic at 12:00 pm

 

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Monday

Magic at 7:30 pm

 

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Tuesday

Heroclix at 8:00 pm

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Thursday

Magic at 7:00 pm

Netrunner at 7:00 pm

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Friday

Magic at 7:00 pm

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Saturday

Eurogames at 1:00 pm

 

Western Fairfax County-Friday  

A board game group meets at Affinity Computers on 23035 Douglas Court, Dulles VA. 

For further info see: http://www.meetup.com/area42games/

 

Western Fairfax County -Saturday

The War and Strategy Gaming Group is a gaming group for young people ages 10 to 16.  They meet monthly at the Cascades Library, 21030 Whitfield Place, Potomac Falls, and Sterling on Sunday afternoons.  To attend, please register by calling 703-444-3228 or online at http://library.loudoun.gov/ and search the "Events" section for "location" Cascades Library and "audience" Teens.

 

Throughout the Area

Games Club of Virginia and Games Club of Maryland have good local club activities every week.  

Further info see http://www.gamesclubofmd.org/ and for a calendar see: http://www.gamesclubofmd.org/Calendar.asp

    Advanced Squad Leader

The DC Conscripts host a monthly gaming session for ASL one Saturday per month. For further info go to www.dcconscripts.org

Epically Long Board Games

This board Game Group is just getting established.  They plan to play games that take longer.  See their site on Meet Up.

Formula One Gaming

The schedule is uncertain.  Contact Rob Cunningham at rccun2@aol.com for further details.