UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS/NEWS

Euro Quest.  2-5 Nov. Pikesville Md. Euro style board games, although they are going to have one game of miniatures using Bolt Action. Sponsored by the Games Club of Maryland.  For more details see: www.euroquestcon.com.

Fall In.  Nov 11-13. HMGS will host Fall In in Lancaster PA. See www.hmgs for more details.

Pins.  John McConnell has had some very nice 1” NOVAG pins made up.  He has donated them to the club and we will sell as a fundraiser.  They cost $3 a piece or 2 for $5. Contact John at: john.e.mcconnell@eds.com 

NOVAG at Huzzah Hobbies Dave Luff has arranged for NOVAG to have a table at Huzzah Hobbies on Friday night following the Flames of War afternoon game.  If anyone wants to run a game there, let David know at dluff20164@yahoo.com

KGB Game Auction Results Fred Bauer reports the KGB raised over $2,800 for charity through this year’s game auction.

MINIATURE GAMING

 

Herndon Area Fridays

Pool clubhouse at 1623 Hiddenbrook Dr. Herndon, VA

 

DATE                PERIOD                SCALE                RULES                HOST

7 October              WWII                  15mm                  Fireball                  Tilson 

Scenario:  Badmashi.  22 Feb 45 A British Armor/Infantry Task force is ordered to clear the village of Oyin, on the road to Meiktila.  The Japanese don’t have much to stop them other than raw courage.

7 October         WWII                         20mm              Fireball                                   Patton

Scenario: Martelange 23 Dec 44 The first obstacle to reaching Bastogne for CCA of the 4th AD was the Sure River where it intersected the highway at Martelange. The Sure was narrow but its steep banks prohibited vehicles from fording. LTC Oden, the senior officer present, took charge of the assault and secured the high ridge a half-mile southeast of Martelange before sending in B/51 supported by a tank platoon.

14 October             Ancients           15mm                          Might of Arms       DeWitt   

Scenario:  Annual Halloween “Monster” battle.  Orcs, ogres, trolls etc.  

21 October            Napoleonics     15mm                           TBD           Meymarian  

Scenario:  To Be Determined.

21 October              18th C                 15mm         Black Powder       Tilson 

Scenario: Parma. 29 June 1734. An Austrian Army is moving to attack a French-Sardinian army outside the city of Parma. The Austrians launch an impetuous attack lead by their 68-year-old commander.  The French right wing waits for them calmly in fieldwork.

Huzzah Hobbies, 44927 George Washington Boulevard Ashburn VA

28 October           Ancients                TBD                               Home              DeWitt

 Scenario:  Battle of Actium. 2 Sep 31 BC.  The forces of Octavian meet those of Mark Anthony and Cleopatra.

 

Alexandria

Date: To Be Determined.   Hosted by Dennis Wang  

 Scenario:  To Be Determined.

 For details, please contact Dennis at dw_2000@hotmail.com

 RSVP mandatory so Dennis can scale the game accordingly.

 

Date: To Be Determined.  

Hosted by Steve Robinson.  

Scenario:  To Be Determined. For details, please contact Steve at stevekrobinson@yahoo.com 

RSVP mandatory so Dennis can scale the game accordingly.

 

Dale City Area

9 October Sunday Hosted by Ron Prillaman

Scenario:  To Be Determined.

 22 October Saturday Hosted by Ron Prillaman

 Scenario:  To Be Determined. 

 For details, please contact Ron at ronalamo@comcast.net 

 

Fairfax Weekends

Date to Be Determined Hosted by Jason Weiser

Scenario: Battlegroup: Fall of the Reich rules

Details: For further details Jason at jason.weiser@gmail.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.

Huzzah Hobbies –Friday

Flames of War Start Time 1:00 pm

Folks are invited to push lead and experience the game. If you don't have troops, come anyway as we normally have loaners.

Specific games are generally not planned in advance as we do all periods and theatres.

For further info contact Jay Mischo at JMTrinity@aol.com.

 

Victory Comics  - Wednesday

Magic the Gathering Standard at 6:30pm and Heroclix at 6:00 (usually a tournament)

 

Victory Comics - Thursday

Board Gaming all day long, Infinity and Malifaux at 6pm, Magic Legacy at 6:30pm

 

Victory Comics - Friday

Magic with alternating formats each week

 

Victory Comics - Saturday

Open Gaming (every other week) Magic Draft and Standard (every other week at noon and 4:30pm respectively) and Heroclix For Fun (every Saturday)

 

Victory Comics - Sunday

Magic Draft at Noon and Open Gaming

 

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Sunday

War Hammer at 12:30

  BOARDGAMING 

 Alexandria-Arlington Area Regional Gaming Group (AARGH)

1 October Saturday AARGH will meet at 10:30 AM at Sherwood Regional Library, 2501 Sherwood Hall Ln, Alexandria, VA 22306 See their Meet Up page for further details. Springfield – Saturday and Sunday

8 October Saturday 0830 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

29 October Saturday Same as above NOTE: This will be their annual fundraiser to help wounded veterans and their families.  They will be auctioning off donated board games. 

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 is meeting at Affinty Computers on 23035 Douglas Court, Dulles VA.  For further info see: http://www.meetup.com/area42games/

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/Sterling) on Sunday afternoons.  Please register to attend. To register, please call 703-444-3228 or register online: Go to http://library.loudoun.gov/ and search the “Events” section for “location” (Cascades Library) and “audience” (Teens).

Loudon County Irregular

The Dulles Wargaming Club meets irregularly in Loudon County.  Contact Ben Lacy at benlacy@brittonpublishers.com for further details.

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.