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AdeptiCon 2018 Registration: One Week and Counting…

November 10th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates,Seminar News     

In just one week, registration for AdeptiCon 2018 begins! Precisely at 8:00 PM Central on Friday November 17th, 2017, the registration site goes live. And preliminary indications point to the best AdeptiCon yet. Attendees will have a VAST amount of choices this year, from massive tournaments, to amazing one-off event games, narrative campaigns, an unprecedented […]

Warhammer 40K Team Tournament Draft Composition Rules

September 19th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

The far future is darker and grimmer than ever before! The 8th edition of Games Workshop’s Warhammer 40,000 tabletop miniature wargame has thus far been a major success. The new rules seem to have been embraced by grizzled veterans and recent conscripts alike, and the unprecedented rate at which Games Workshop continues to release each […]

Gamemat.EU Official Partner of Warhammer 40K Combat Patrol

March 12th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates,Sponsor News     

AdeptiCon 2017 announces Gamemat.eu as an official partner of the Warhammer 40K Combat Patrol and Kill Team events!Gamemat.EU is a wargame battle mats and terrain company. You will enjoy their amazing battle mats complemented by their pre-painted, resin terrain sets, both combined, will create some stunning battlefields for AdeptiCon 2017. Check out Gamemat.eu’s vast range […]

Rogue Leader to Echo Base: Hoth Playmats at AdeptiCon!

March 10th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

There’s not enough life on these exclusive Hoth playmats to fill a space cruiser! But you may be skilled (or lucky enough) to get one anyways. One question has remained, how would the exclusive Hoth Open mats be distributed? These cool mats will be awarded at the Hoth Open System Series X-Wing Tournament as follows:First, […]

It Is Your Destiny!

March 09th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

Join Fantasy Flight Games and together you can rule the galaxy…by learning how to play their new collectible dice and card game, Star Wars: Destiny! Whether you’re a complete novice or have already played (in which case you can help teach) Fantasy Flight Game’s newest Star Wars game, AdeptiCon is the place for you. You’ll […]

Board Game Librarium: Play to Win!

March 09th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

Sponsored by the legendary The D6 Generation and Double Exposure, Inc. – the AdeptiCon Librarium features games from many our on-site vendors, some of the most popular names in the industry – including Gale Force Nine, Fantasy Flight Games, , CMON Limited, Privateer Press, Mantic Games, Iron Box Games and Wyrd Games. There will also […]

Dust USA Event Added

March 09th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

We continue to add events even though the cart is closed! Just so many things to do and so little time! For fans of Dust USA, be sure to check out this addition to the AdeptiCon schedule:It’s 1947, and war rages on! Join us on Saturday and Sunday morning to battle for the glory of […]

AdeptiCon 2017 Guidebook Released!

March 04th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

After an extremely successful debut last year, AdeptiCon is once again utilizing Guidebook to help attendees navigate their way around the convention center.Download the app for free on your iOS/Android device, search for the AdeptiCon 2017 Guidebook and check out all of the cool features – including interactive maps, event lists, vendor hall listing, board […]

Cigar Box Battle Mats Forge New Terrain

March 04th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Army Charity Raffle,Event Updates,Vendor Hall     

Cigar Box Battle Mats are the affordable and convenient way to take your table top battles from MEH to OH MAN! in minutes!Designed by wargamers and illustrated by a professional graphic artist, these mats travel light and have become popular among gamers around the world who want a quick way to set up fantastic looking […]

Miniature Building Authority Supports Flames of War

March 04th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

Miniature Building Authority will be sponsoring the Flames of War: National Team Doubles Tournament at AdeptiCon! Each participant will receive a ticket for every tournament game win. At the end of the tournament, there will be a drawing for the grand prize. The winner must be present to accept this prize, if not present, another […]

AdeptiCon 2017 Warhammer 40K Rules Addendum & FAQ

March 03rd, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates,FAQ Updates     

The AdeptiCon Warhammer 40K Rules Addendum and FAQ has been updated for 2017.This document is intended to clarify and supplement the Games Workshop (GW) published material. It is written in a general manner to be applied to all Warhammer 40,000 events at AdeptiCon 2017.Players should pay special attention to bullets that begin with, “For ease […]

AdeptiCon Armies on Parade

March 02nd, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

Blood and oil hit the dirt as armies wage war across the Iron Kingdoms. Every Faction brings something different to the table, and so do you. The AdeptiCon “Armies on Parade” gives you the chance to show off more than just your skills on the battlefield. While a brilliant tactician looks amazing in the middle […]

Firelock Games Enters the Fray!

February 18th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

Waitlisted for an event? Fear not! Firelock Games and The D6 Generation Podcast have joined forces to bring you The Great Pirate Escape!A group of English Buccaneers has made landfall on the Spanish Main with the intent to pillage and plunder! What the Buccaneers don’t know however is that they have been discovered by Spanish […]

Brick For Sheep

February 15th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

AdeptiCon 2017 is extremely proud to announce that it will play host to one of the regional qualifiers for the 2017 Catan National Championship! From the Catan Studio website:What Is The Catan National Championship?Every year players from around the country compete in local qualifying tournaments. The winners of each of the tournaments are sent to […]

AdeptiCon 2017 Poker Tournament!

February 13th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

Wind down your AdeptiCon 2017 weekend at the AdeptiCon Singles and Team Poker Tournament, Sunday March 26th from 8:00PM to 2:00AM.This event will be in a standard tournament format with side tournaments to liven up the action. No skill required to play, just jump in and let the cards fly. Hand ranking charts available at […]

TABLEWAR™ 40K Team Tournament Prizes!

February 11th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates,Sponsor News     

AdeptiCon 2017 presents TableWar™ prize support for the Warhammer 40K Team Tournament! The overall winners of the AdeptiCon Warhammer 40K Team Tournament will be the lucky recipients of four TABLEWAR™ Mini-Tower Cases. The Mini case is Flight Friendly; specifically, clearing security is a breeze and this carry-on item fits underneath an airplane seat! We took […]

AdeptiCon Guild Ball Regional Qualifiers

February 08th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

Guild Ballers! Only seven official Qualifiers for AdeptiCon’s Regional Championship remain. These seven events, strategically located across the Midwest, should prove to be epic struggles- all leading to the final showdown in Chicago! See the remaining qualifiers here.So choose your path to the Championship, knowing that all roads lead to AdeptiCon 2017 and Guild Ball […]

Mantic Night at AdeptiCon 2017

January 26th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

Join Mantic Games for a night of games, sneak peaks and Q&A.Tickets are 24.49 GBP (aprox. 30 US) and include: two free alcoholic beverages (additional drinks available for purchase), gift bag with over $50 of product from Mantic Games, Ironheart Artisans and Outrider Hobbies, free entry to the evenings door prizes and access to updates […]

Hoth Open Spoils!

January 26th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Event Updates     

Fantasy Flight Games has previewed the prizes for the 2017 X-Wing™ System Open Series and it would make a Hutt proud! Not since Han Solo sat across the sabacc table from Lando Calrissian has there so much at stake!Even participation in the event gets you some exclusive swag, so get out your hydrospanner and check […]

AdeptiCon Talks 2017 Ep.01 – Games Workshop and Warhammer 40K

January 10th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon Talks,Event Updates     

Dawn from the Beasts of War Studio chats with Christopher Mehrstedt and Brian Carlson, the 40K Event Organizers for AdeptiCon, about Games Workshop’s plans for the event in 2017.