UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS/NEWS

EuroQuest.  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 4-6. 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 fund raiser.  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 want 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.  Thanks to all who participated.

Gamer’s Closet Back Issues.  A friend of mine recently gave me three back issues. Fall 2003, Spring 2004, Fall 204. If anyone wants these let me know.

MINIATURE GAMING

Herndon Area Fridays

 

DATE                PERIOD                SCALE                RULES                HOST

4 Nov No Game Due to Fall In

NOTE: Greg will be at Fall In so any pick up game would have to be at Huzzah Hobbies on Nov 4th           

Huzzah Hobbies, 44927 George Washington Boulevard Ashburn VA

11 Nov              Ancients           15mm                          Might of Arms          

Scenario:  

Pool clubhouse at 1623 Hiddenbrook Dr. Herndon, VA

18 Nov             Napoleonics     15mm                  ???            Meymarian  

Scenario:  To Be Determined.

18 Nov             18th C                 15mm         Black Powder       Tilson 

Scenario: Piacenza. 15 June 1746.  The Austrians are besieging Piacenza.  A Franco-Spanish force arrives to lift the siege.  They plan a dawn attack on the Austrian flank.  But Field Marshall Browne has other ideas.

25  November     Napoleonics                 10mm                  Blucher           Taylor START TIME: 1200 noon.

Scenario: Aspern-Essling.  Greg wishes to start at noon as this is a fairly long scenario.  He is unsure when it will end and it is dependent on the number of players.  For further details, contact him at wargamer2@verizon.net

25 November         WWII                         20mm              Fireball            Patton START TIME: 6:30 pm. 

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.

 

A second Fireball Scenario may be played 6:30 depending on the number of gamers available.  

 

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

13 November Sunday Hosted by Ron Prillaman

Scenario:  To Be Determined.

26 November 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)

19 Novemeber 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.

26 November  Saturday 10:30 AM Arlington Central Library 1015 N Quincy St. Arlington, VA 22201  International Game Day Revenge Day 

See their Meet Up page for further details.

 

Springfield – Saturday and Sunday

9 Novemebr 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

26 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.