Archive for the 'Guest of Honor' Category

Warhammer Community: Road to AdeptiCon

March 09th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

The Games Workshop Design Studio will be attending AdeptiCon as guests of honor! Additionally they will be running several hobby seminars and participating in the Warhammer 40K/Age of Sigmar events. Follow along on the Warhammer Community page as they they begin to plan their forces… AdeptiCon: The One Thing You Don’t Want to Miss Road […]

Special Guest Spotlight: Joseph McCullough

February 20th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

Frostgrave…perhaps you’ve heard of it? It is a fell place, a ruin whose ancient secrets are well hidden and well-guarded. No sane soul would traverse its cursed borders – it is a haunted city whose only visitors are those wizards gifted or reckless enough to risk its peril, as well as those fools who would […]

AdeptiCon XV: The Return of Paul Sawyer

February 16th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

14 years ago, at the head of a terrible and mighty Chaos army, the already legendary Paul Sawyer, also known by the endearing alias Fat Bloke, made the pilgrimage from Nottingham, England to Chicago, USA to attend one of the very first AdeptiCon game conventions. At the time, Paul was the editor of White Dwarf […]

Geek Nation Tours Guests of Honor

September 13th, 2016 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

The Geek Nation Tours Guest of Honor List just keeps on growing! They have just announced their awesome line up of Welcome Dinner Guests of Honor. Hopping aboard will be Reaper Miniatures, Mister Justin from Secret Weapon Miniatures and some of the crew from Steamforged Games – publishers of Guild Ball. Come aboard the tour […]

Geek Nation Tours Still Has Rooms!

August 28th, 2016 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

We are super excited that Geek Nation Tours will again be making their way to AdeptiCon in 2017. If you are looking for an elite wargamers’ experience, than look no further! Tour participants are guaranteed AdeptiCon registration and will have the opportunity to register for events before the general public. The tour also includes an […]

Iconic Illustrator Mark Gibbons at AdeptiCon 2016!

February 25th, 2016 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

Games Workshop has long been known for its iconic art, especially during the 1990s. And few artists were as iconic as Mark Gibbons. Mark began his tenure with Games Workshop at their Nottingham HQ in 1992 and the next five years would become known as his “Spiky Period.” During that time, Mark’s illustrations would grace […]

Angel Giraldez: Painting Miniatures from A to Z

October 19th, 2015 | Category: Event Updates,Guest of Honor     

AdeptiCon is very proud to announce that Angel Giraldez, world-class painter and author of the celebrated Painting Miniatures from A to Z: Masterclass Volume I, has made this year’s convention one of the stops on his international tour. Angel’s skill with the brush (and airbrush) border on the legendary and AdeptiCon is the perfect venue […]

AdeptiCon Talks – Andy Chambers

March 02nd, 2015 | Category: AdeptiCon News,AdeptiCon Talks,Guest of Honor     

In this episode Adam “Loopy” Fasoldt from Masters of the Forge sits down and talks with the our Guest of Honor, Andy Chambers! Once known as the “40K Overfiend”, Andy’s influence on Games Workshop’s universe is indisputable. Andy is a veteran writer and games designer with more than twenty five years experience in creating games […]

AdeptiCon 2015 Special Guest: Andy Chambers

February 05th, 2015 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

It is with great pride that AdeptiCon, in conjunction with Geek Nation Tours, announces a very special guest to this year’s event…the one and only Andy Chambers! Once known as the “40K Overfiend”, Andy’s influence on Games Workshop’s universe is indisputable. Andy is a veteran writer and games designer with more than twenty five years […]

Exciting News From Black Library!

March 29th, 2014 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor,Seminar News     

AdeptiCon is the first place in the world where you can get your hands on the brand new Codex: Militarum Tempestus, your essential guide to the finest human soldiers in the Imperium.And for the first time at AdeptiCon, you will be able to buy Citadel limited edition publications. Some of which will be available for […]

Black Library At AdeptiCon 2014

March 07th, 2014 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor,Sponsor News     

Black Library will once again be part of the AdeptiCon experience, bringing with them three notable authors: Graham McNeill, Andy Smillie and David Annandale!Graham McNeill is the author of seven Horus Heresy novels, most recently Vengeful Spirit and Angel Exterminatus, along with the New York Times bestseller A Thousand Sons. He has written a host […]

Black Library Returns (Revised Info)!

February 14th, 2013 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

Black Library will once again be part of the AdeptiCon experience, bringing with them three notable authors: C.L. Werner, Andy Smillie And Mike Lee!C.L. Werner joins us from Arizona, and has been responsible for such characters as the infamous bounty hunter Brunner, the cunning sorcerer Thyssen Krotzigk, the ruthless witch hunter Mathias Thulmann, and skaven […]

Black Library Army Competition

December 30th, 2010 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates,Guest of Honor     

For the second year in a row, AdeptiCon is proud to host the Black Library Army Competition! This contest is a way to acknowledge and award all the hard work people put into armies that are designed and themed around a Black Library publication. If you have been inspired to collect, build and paint an […]

AdeptiCon 2011 Guests of Honor: Dan Abnett and Nathan Long

December 20th, 2010 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

AdeptiCon is proud to announce that Dan Abnett and Nathan Long will be our Guests of Honor, in attendance this year at AdeptiCon 2011!Dan Abnett is a novelist and award-winning comic book writer who has written over thirty-five novels, including the acclaimed Gaunt’s Ghosts series, the Eisenhorn and Ravenor trilogies and, with Mike Lee, the […]

Black Library Guest of Honor

February 24th, 2010 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Guest of Honor     

This year’s Black Library Guest of Honor at AdeptiCon 2010 will be none other than Aaron Dembski-Bowden, author of Cadian Blood and Soul Hunter.Aaron was the Senior Writer for the Age of Conan: Hyborian Adventures MMO and has produced several works for White Wolf’s Werewolf: the Forsaken and Dark Ages: Vampire lines. He has been […]