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6 days ago
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Introducing the Ancient Order of AdeptiCon’s Vaunted Archivist

The hallowed halls of the Ancient Order are preternaturally quiet, yet the very perceptive will immediately recognize the shadowy presence of the Order’s chief curator. Adept-Archivist Epsilon 16309++ Tertiary is the Grand Tabulator and Keeper of the Honoured Rolls. His primary function, as it has been for a thousand years, is to maintain the Order’s archives, managing the lists of AdeptiCon’s most loyal and trusted attendees.

Sculpted by the talented Heriberto Valle based on an original design by the iconic Tim Toolen with example painted here by the illustrious Jeff Jenkins, Adept-Archivist Epsilon Tertiary is not available to purchase but is instead a gift to members of the Ancient Order of AdeptiCon who attend AdeptiCon 2022. And not only will Ancient Order attendees receive this amazing model (supplied unpainted), but also an exclusive pin and custom badge. It is part of our way of thanking our loyal attendees who have helped assure the convention’s continued success.

More generally, we are in the process of finalizing more news and you should see some updates soon, particularly information about registration and hotel blocks. So stay tuned and, as always, we appreciate your patience as we work to bring AdeptiCon back in 2022.
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Introducing the Ancient Order of AdeptiCon’s Vaunted Archivist

The hallowed halls of the Ancient Order are preternaturally quiet, yet the very perceptive will immediately recognize the shadowy presence of the Order’s chief curator. Adept-Archivist Epsilon 16309++ Tertiary is the Grand Tabulator and Keeper of the Honoured Rolls. His primary function, as it has been for a thousand years, is to maintain the Order’s archives, managing the lists of AdeptiCon’s most loyal and trusted attendees.

Sculpted by the talented Heriberto Valle based on an original design by the iconic Tim Toolen with example painted here by the illustrious Jeff Jenkins, Adept-Archivist Epsilon Tertiary is not available to purchase but is instead a gift to members of the Ancient Order of AdeptiCon who attend AdeptiCon 2022. And not only will Ancient Order attendees receive this amazing model (supplied unpainted), but also an exclusive pin and custom badge. It is part of our way of thanking our loyal attendees who have helped assure the convention’s continued success.

More generally, we are in the process of finalizing more news and you should see some updates soon, particularly information about registration and hotel blocks. So stay tuned and, as always, we appreciate your patience as we work to bring AdeptiCon back in 2022.

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I feel like if we’re going to be an ancient order, we’re going to need matching fezzes.

Awesome work Jeff Jenkins!

We all look forward to coming back to our favourite event of the year. I hope you consider making vaccinations mandatory in the best interest of keeping everyone safe. Good luck with the planning!

I can't be the only one that checks every day for posts about hotel registration can I?

Adeptus Orko!

Hoping to get a VIG as I had one when Adepticon was cancelled

So ready for an Adepticon it hurts!

Pauly

Missing Adepticon for the last two years hurt my soul. It was the trip I looked forward to every year. I’m looking forward to Adepticon 2022 so much that the 8 hour drive from Buffalo, NY will just fly by

This is Amazing !!! Chibi Adepticon model makes my heart smile!

Sooo cute, little baby adeptus

Cant wait!

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2 months ago
AdeptiCon

Itching to do some traveling but still stuck with the pandemic blues? Why not join Teras from Geek Nation Tours on his new geek travel show - Tales from the Outer Rim. TftOR is a Geek based travel show that visits awesome geeky locations like conventions, filming locations, and geeky historical spots. While there, they hang out with friends and talk about all the geeky things that they love – from delving the dark places via Dungeons & Dragon, to talking about the SETI search for alien life, from what they are playing on the tabletop, to how history has turned into pop culture. So, if you are longing to do some armchair traveling hop aboard and join the adventure.



In their first full episode they voyage to the mecca of all Dungeons & Dragons fans… Lake Geneva WI. Here they talk about their thoughts on D&D and visit with Ernie Gygax, Jeff Leason and James Ward… If you enjoy the show please consider subscribing and ringing that notification bell. Comments are also welcome…

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Shane Tiernan

I currently live just minutes from Lake Geneva. As a suggestion, maybe include Mark Clover as part of this. He does an amazing job of keeping DnD alive at Lake Geneva Games. He has always made sure Ernie has a place at the head of the campaign table. Very charming, funny, and knowledgeable campaigner himself.

We would so enjoy seeing you again

Come visit us

3 months ago
AdeptiCon

Golden Demon Returns to the US at AdeptiCon 2022

It is with immense pride that we can officially announce the return of the Golden Demon painting competition to AdeptiCon. The world's most prestigious hobby contest returns, like a phoenix, to North America's most prestigious hobby event. From Games Workshop...

"Golden Demon Returns to the USA
We're delighted to announce that Golden Demon will be returning to the USA at Adepticon 2022. The triumphant return, first planned for 2020, will see the world's premier Warhammer painting competition held in America again, for the first time in a decade.

Golden Demon is a spectacular celebration of painting, miniatures and the Warhammer hobby. Even for those not competing, it's a chance to see the best Warhammer miniatures in the world up close. And for those who do compete - there is no higher honour for a Warhammer painter, than a Golden Demon statue, save perhaps the coveted Slayer Sword itself.

We'll have more news and details for you soon. For now - start thinking about what you want to paint! We can't wait to see what you come up with."

So to all the painters and hobbyists out there, as the great bards of Whitesnake advised, "an' I've made up my mind, I ain't wasting no more time. Here I go again!" What are you waiting for?!
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Golden Demon Returns to the US at AdeptiCon 2022

It is with immense pride that we can officially announce the return of the Golden Demon painting competition to AdeptiCon. The worlds most prestigious hobby contest returns, like a phoenix, to North Americas most prestigious hobby event. From Games Workshop...

Golden Demon Returns to the USA
Were delighted to announce that Golden Demon will be returning to the USA at Adepticon 2022. The triumphant return, first planned for 2020, will see the worlds premier Warhammer painting competition held in America again, for the first time in a decade.

Golden Demon is a spectacular celebration of painting, miniatures and the Warhammer hobby. Even for those not competing, its a chance to see the best Warhammer miniatures in the world up close. And for those who do compete - there is no higher honour for a Warhammer painter, than a Golden Demon statue, save perhaps the coveted Slayer Sword itself.

Well have more news and details for you soon. For now - start thinking about what you want to paint! We cant wait to see what you come up with.

So to all the painters and hobbyists out there, as the great bards of Whitesnake advised, an Ive made up my mind, I aint wasting no more time. Here I go again! What are you waiting for?!

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And here comes the avalanche of amazing work that have been worked on during the pandemic for the last two years lol

Aidan Rittgers

Welcome back Games Workshop!

What about non gw models?

In!

Gosh, I hope it is a free entry...and not a pay to participate deal...

I am happy for all of the amazing painters that enter. I look forward to seeing the works of art

Anthony Redgrave

Bryan Jacob Wilson - Ummm just sayin

Hopefully we will know more soon! I want to start painting and need to make sure about the rules 😬

I don’t think I’m quite ready for The Golden Demon, but I think I’m getting there.

Now to figure out what the hell I am going to enter lol

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3 months ago
AdeptiCon

AdeptiCon 2022 VIG + Early Registration is up for auction!!!
TABLEWAR Charities is raising money for Autism Advocacy!

Go to TABLEWAR.com/Charity to make a bid

TABLEWAR Charities is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. The charity is helping families fully access the education for their children with Autism.

Get ready for a PREMIUM AdeptiCon experience. No wait lists, no lottery for swag, no registration website refreshing as registration goes live. Not for you, your AdeptiCon experience will start off and stay easy from Registration day and continuing through the final day of the convention.

Free AdeptiCon 2022 Badge with VIG ('Very Important Gamer') and early access to AdeptiCon 2022 registration

The VIG badge include all the perks of the VIG including early on-site registration at the event, the ENORMOUS VIG Swag Bag, etc.

AdeptiCon 2020 is scheduled for March 23-27, 2022 in Schaumburg, Illinois.

This Special Auction will start as a silent auction on May 5th at 8am HST and end with a live stream of the final bids on May 8th at 1pm HST (the live stream will start about 12:40pm HST)]

AdeptiCon is proud to play a small part in supporting our friends at TABLEWAR in raising money for Autism Advocacy!

Go to TABLEWAR.com/Charity to make a bid

ADEPTICON 2022

20 YEARS AND COUNTING!

After two years off, AdeptiCon will return in 2022!

AdeptiCon has grown consistently over the past seventeen years, from the humble 110 person event in 2003, to the amazing 6,500 attendees AdeptiCon hosted in 2019. Over these seventeen years, AdeptiCon has been held at five different venues. We have expanded from a handful of events to well over 650 tournaments, event games, and hobby seminars covering all aspects of the miniature war gaming hobby. Despite the continued growth and necessary expansion, we have made every effort to keep consistent focus on one major priority: to present to our attendees the highest quality wargaming event possible.

Go to TABLEWAR.com/Charity to make a bid
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AdeptiCon 2022 VIG + Early Registration is up for auction!!!
TABLEWAR Charities is raising money for Autism Advocacy!

Go to TABLEWAR.com/Charity to make a bid

TABLEWAR Charities is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. The charity is helping families fully access the education for their children with Autism.

Get ready for a PREMIUM AdeptiCon experience. No wait lists, no lottery for swag, no registration website refreshing as registration goes live. Not for you, your AdeptiCon experience will start off and stay easy from Registration day and continuing through the final day of the convention.

Free AdeptiCon 2022 Badge with VIG (Very Important Gamer) and early access to AdeptiCon 2022 registration

The VIG badge include all the perks of the VIG including early on-site registration at the event, the ENORMOUS VIG Swag Bag, etc.

AdeptiCon 2020 is scheduled for March 23-27, 2022 in Schaumburg, Illinois. 

This Special Auction will start as a silent auction on May 5th at 8am HST and end with a live stream of the final bids on May 8th at 1pm HST  (the live stream will start about 12:40pm HST)]

AdeptiCon is proud to play a small part in supporting our friends at TABLEWAR in raising money for Autism Advocacy!

Go to TABLEWAR.com/Charity to make a bid

ADEPTICON 2022

20 YEARS AND COUNTING!

After two years off, AdeptiCon will return in 2022!

AdeptiCon has grown consistently over the past seventeen years, from the humble 110 person event in 2003, to the amazing 6,500 attendees AdeptiCon hosted in 2019. Over these seventeen years, AdeptiCon has been held at five different venues. We have expanded from a handful of events to well over 650 tournaments, event games, and hobby seminars covering all aspects of the miniature war gaming hobby. Despite the continued growth and necessary expansion, we have made every effort to keep consistent focus on one major priority: to present to our attendees the highest quality wargaming event possible.

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It's just going to be canceled too... 😛

Meg Edwards

Any word on when room blocks will open?

3 months ago
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From our friends at Creature Caster...

Creature Caster, renowned for making highly detailed and imaginative quality resin miniatures is excited to be launching a tabletop miniatures game on Kickstarter. A game we hope to bring to future AdeptiCons. Judgement: Eternal Champions is a highly competitive and strategic game where every hero can turn the tide of battle. Gameplay is fast paced with constant interactions between you and your opponent. Starter sets as well as incredible exclusives will be available on the Judgement: Eternal Champions Kickstarter campaign launching April 27th. For more information creaturecaster.com/judgement/
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4 months ago
AdeptiCon

And you thought our Wishing We Were at AdeptiCon 2021 sale was only during AdeptiCon week - fooled you. SALE EXTENSION! - Elrik's Hobbies is extending our sale through the end of April. Receive 10% off all purchases of resin bases, terrain, and basing materials when you use the code ADEPTICON2021 at checkout! We all know it takes nearly a year to prep for AdeptiCon. Start creating your army theme, build those models and get those bases. You will be well on your way for a great display and maybe even a showing in the Armies on Parade.

ADDED!!! - Check out our new Cursed City Imperial Walkway base set available for a limited time. All the bases you need for the new Games Workshop Cursed City release are in one convenient bundle. Grab this bundle of bases and more at www.elrikshobbies.com.
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And you thought our Wishing We Were at AdeptiCon 2021 sale was only during AdeptiCon week - fooled you.  SALE EXTENSION! - Elriks Hobbies is extending our sale through the end of April. Receive 10% off all purchases of resin bases, terrain, and basing materials when you use the code ADEPTICON2021 at checkout!  We all know it takes nearly a year to prep for AdeptiCon.  Start creating your army theme, build those models and get those bases. You will be well on your way for a great display and maybe even a showing in the Armies on Parade.  

ADDED!!! - Check out our new Cursed City Imperial Walkway base set available for a limited time.  All the bases you need for the new Games Workshop Cursed City release are in one convenient bundle.  Grab this bundle of bases and more at www.elrikshobbies.com.

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Stop white hate crime.

Great movie!

Omg.gee sounds like a winner folks yep!!

Omg sounds interesting yep

call me! when your done space balls 2 the quest for more money! XD

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4 months ago
AdeptiCon

The 40K Radio gang is joined by the notorious Greg Sparks of AdeptiCon fame. They talk about the shared love of the hobby, the game, their current projects, but most importantly, they discuss what AdeptiCon and similar events mean to them. Greg drops a few hints of what to expect at AdeptiCon 2022 while JF lays out his proposal for the 40K event to end all 40K events (according to JF). Sit back and wax nostalgic with 40K Radio as they dream about the event that wasn’t but should have been and their promise that 2022 will make up for all the lost time.

Direct link to the Episode 62

www.freebootersnetwork.com/wp-content/podcasts/40k-radio/40KRadio-Episode62.mp3
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The 40K Radio gang is joined by the notorious Greg Sparks of AdeptiCon fame. They talk about the shared love of the hobby, the game, their current projects, but most importantly, they discuss what AdeptiCon and similar events mean to them. Greg drops a few hints of what to expect at AdeptiCon 2022 while JF lays out his proposal for the 40K event to end all 40K events (according to JF). Sit back and wax nostalgic with 40K Radio as they dream about the event that wasn’t but should have been and their promise that 2022 will make up for all the lost time.

Direct link to the Episode 62

http://www.freebootersnetwork.com/wp-content/podcasts/40k-radio/40KRadio-Episode62.mp3
4 months ago
AdeptiCon

TinkerHouse Games remembers.

One day, hopefully soon, we’ll again be able to gather around a table to roll some dice. And when that day comes, wouldn’t it be fine if that table were covered in full color, sturdy terrain?

It sure would.

That’s why, for a limited time, TinkerHouse is extending discounted Kickstarter pricing, stretch goals, and flat-rate shipping for our latest Sci-fi terrain release to the entire tabletop community. Up to 40% off retail on pre-orders for August delivery.

So go ahead and get that Satcomm Tower with the rotating dish. Or a set of Mag-Lev rails and cars. Or a Perimeter Wall with guard towers and a movable gate. After all, good things should come to those who’ve had to wait.

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TinkerHouse Games remembers. 

One day, hopefully soon, we’ll again be able to gather around a table to roll some dice. And when that day comes, wouldn’t it be fine if that table were covered in full color, sturdy terrain?

It sure would.

That’s why, for a limited time, TinkerHouse is extending discounted Kickstarter pricing, stretch goals, and flat-rate shipping for our latest Sci-fi terrain release to the entire tabletop community. Up to 40% off retail on pre-orders for August delivery. 

So go ahead and get that Satcomm Tower with the rotating dish. Or a set of Mag-Lev rails and cars. Or a Perimeter Wall with guard towers and a movable gate. After all, good things should come to those who’ve had to wait.

https://tinkerturf-scifi-2.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders
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