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AdeptiCon 2018 Registration is Now Open!

November 17th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News     

AdeptiCon 2018 Registration is now open! AdeptiCon 2018 will take place on March 22nd-25th at the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel in Schaumburg, IL.AdeptiCon has grown consistently over the past fifteen years, from the humble 110 person event in 2002, to the amazing 3,400 attendees AdeptiCon hosted in 2017. Over these fifteen years, AdeptiCon has […]

Elrik’s Hobbies Celebrates Another AdeptiCon!

November 17th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Sponsor News     

Hey Hey AdeptiCon Fans…the gang at Elrik’s Hobbies has your Holiday Shopping in the bag with an amazing “Another Year, Another AdeptiCon” discount code! In honor of registration opening today, Elrik’s Hobbies is boosting the spirit by releasing this amazing pre-con offer:20% off all their resin bases until December 31st 2017!DISCOUNT CODE: holiadepti18They’re comin’ in […]

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 […]

AdeptiCon 2018 Event List Preview is Live!

November 03rd, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News     

AdeptiCon 2018 Event List Preview is live! The Event List is 90% complete and contains over 350 events, tournaments and hobby seminars!If you’d rather sort and filter your way to your favorite events offline, you can use this Basic Event List (Excel, Last Update: 11/16/17 @ 11:10PM).Please keep in mind, event days, times, prices and […]

AdeptiCon 2018: Dates to Remember

September 21st, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News     

We are working feverishly behind the scenes to put together the event schedule for AdeptiCon 2018 and it is shaping up to be another fantastic year! A few dates to keep in mind:Registration opens on Friday November 17, 2017 at 8 PM CSTRegistration closes on Monday February 26, 2018 at 5 PM CSTWe are targeting […]

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 […]

AdeptiCon 2018 Hotel Blocks Now Open!

July 19th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Hotel News     

AdeptiCon returns to the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center on March 22nd through March 25th, 2018 for another glorious year! Look for exciting news about events, special guests, vendors, contests and everything else over the next several months.This year, to accommodate the increasing number of attendees, AdeptiCon will offer convention rates at a number of different […]

The Days Have Gone Down in the Midwest Behind the Hills into Shadow…

March 27th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News     

As we wrap up our 15th year, we once again want to thank all our amazing attendees, sponsors, vendors, partners, the Renaissance Schaumburg Convention Center Hotel and volunteers.This was simply a stunning year. Well over 3800 gamers descended on Schaumburg, IL to participate in over 450 tournaments, hobby seminars and event games. The vendor hall […]

VIG Perk From Laser Craft Workshop

March 17th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Swag Bag Contents,Vendor Hall     

Laser Craft Workshop has been busy in the workshop crankin’ out products for “The Con”. You won’t be disappointed!VIG’s will certainly be getting a taste of the hard work in their AdeptiCon VIG bag. Stop by their booth #76 to collect a free pack of 12x 30mm base inserts. These inserts make basing your models […]

Army Charity Raffle Army: Saim Hann!

March 16th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Army Charity Raffle     

Check out the AdeptiCon Army Charity Raffle army by GMM Studios! This beautifully painted Saim Hann army will sweep you off your feet with ferocious speed. Be sure to pick up some raffle tickets to try and win. 100% of the proceeds to go to two good causes – Disabled American Veterans, and the W.D […]

Watchful I Studios Donates to the Army Charity Raffle!

March 16th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Army Charity Raffle     

Keep an eye out for Watchful I Studio’s Ancient Chinese Army in AdeptiCon’s, 2017 Charity Raffle. Have you ever thought about starting a historical army or, more specifically, an ancient Chinese army? Watchful I Studio, wants you to think no longer and gives you the opportunity to buy up some raffle tickets for your chance […]

Premium and VIG Perks from Warlord Games!

March 16th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Swag Bag Contents,Vendor Hall     

New Vendor: Grognard Games

March 15th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Army Charity Raffle,Vendor Hall     

AdeptiCon 2017 is welcoming newcomer Grognard Games and Hobbies. Grognard Games is the newest full-service game store in Chicagoland and is the most local game store to AdeptiCon! Grognard Games features miniature games, board games, card games, hobby supplies, 16 custom tables built to accommodate large and small scale games, quality card tables, padded chairs, […]

New Vendor: Trenchworx

March 15th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Vendor Hall     

AdeptiCon welcomes Trenchworx. Gamers and hobbyists will love Trenchworx’s high-quality scale models, designed with accurate detail and ease of assembly in mind. They start all models with the intent to manufacture using in-house 3D printing technology and eventually convert to resin kits. Although they sell mostly 1/56 (28mm) models, they have scaled down to 1/600 […]


March 15th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Vendor Hall     

For AdeptiCon attendees of legal drinking age, keep a lookout for the drink carts wandering the exhibitor halls!Get your DrunkQuest punch card and win amazing prizes! Get your card filled and then redeem the card for a free copy of DrunkQuest from Ninja Division.DrunkQuest is a fast, fun drinking game that mixes quick card game […]

Many Thanks to Reaper Miniatures

March 15th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Vendor Hall     

AdeptiCon would like to thank, Reaper Miniatures for their support of Adepticon’s Hobby Seminars program.They are sharing Bones Miniatures for use in classes. Bones Miniatures are a durable vinyl polymer that come ready to paint right out of the package.TBones Miniatures were designed to give gamers and painters the quality of today’s miniatures, with tremendous […]

VIG Perk: Micro Art Bases

March 14th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Swag Bag Contents,Vendor Hall     

CMON is back at AdeptiCon with Micro Art Studio’s basing sets. Perfect for most wargames that you’ll find being played throughout the vast halls of AdeptiCon 2017. These are plastic base inserts, each of them a unique design, that drops into a deep-well, round-lip plastic base. This system has allowed you to create over 15 […]

Cigar Box Battle Mats Supports the Army Charity Raffle

March 14th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Army Charity Raffle,Vendor Hall     

Cigar Box Battle Mats is supporting AdeptiCon’s Army Charity Raffle, specifically, Disabled Veterans of America. They have donated one of their most popular mats, Field of Battle. Cigar Box Battle Mats salutes the sacrifices that our veterans have made for us all and appreciate this opportunity to support services to improve their lives in any […]

Broken Egg Games Returns!

March 13th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Vendor Hall     

AdeptiCon 2017 attendees, look no further for your token and template needs than Broken Egg Games! They have got some exciting new items for you.Age of Sigmar players! They heard your cry, and have responded. Full-color faction based effect tokens for Order and Chaos armies will be available this year at AdeptiCon 2017! Check out […]

15% Off Any Purchase at the Privateer Press Booth!

March 13th, 2017 | Category: AdeptiCon News,Vendor Hall     

There has never been a better time to get in the game! Waging war is thirsty work, and this year, AdeptiCon and Privateer Press have teamed up to help quench that thirst for victory.Every purchase made at the AdeptiCon Beverage cart sees you secure a delicious drink and a coupon for 15% off your entire […]