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6 days ago
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?! ... See MoreSee Less
Bryan Jacob Wilson - Ummm just sayin
Welcome back Games Workshop!
What about non gw models?
I am happy for all of the amazing painters that enter. I look forward to seeing the works of art
I don’t think I’m quite ready for The Golden Demon, but I think I’m getting there.
Gosh, I hope it is a free entry...and not a pay to participate deal...
And here comes the avalanche of amazing work that have been worked on during the pandemic for the last two years lol
1 week ago
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
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 ... See MoreSee Less
It's just going to be canceled too... 😛
3 weeks ago
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/ ... See MoreSee Less
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. ... See MoreSee Less
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 ... See MoreSee Less
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.
tinkerturf-scifi-2.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders ... See MoreSee Less
We founded Wanderlight Wargames in 2019 to bring you unique products making your hobby easier and more enjoyable. 2020 was going to be our first year as an exhibitor at AdeptiCon — but with your help, we can be there in 2022 and many years to come.
What you'll find at Wanderlight Wargames:
· Distinctive retro-futuristic miniatures design
· Magnet-ready equipment options
· Peripherals to make your games quicker and smoother
· Low shipping costs
· Communicative customer support
· Products designed and made by a US small business
Check out the Stimulus Sale going on now at our Etsy store! etsy.com/shop/wanderlightwargames
We'd also love for you to share us with friends and to send us product suggestions and feedback. Reach out to us on Facebook to let us know! Wanderlight Wargames ... See MoreSee Less
Malifaux’s newest faction, the Explorer’s Society, is available now! Dive into their lore by reading the 4 new stories and countless biographies in their Faction Book. Start representing the Society now with a Faction-themed Fate Deck and new models, such as Lord Cooper! He and his Apex crew are hunting the most dangerous game. With high-damage rifles, knife-throwing constructs, and bloodhounds that can sniff out any target, his crew will make your opponents wish they stayed out of their sights. Stomping and roaring beside him is the Malisaurus Rex, a gigantic 50mm dinosaur that will tear through enemies with its massive jaws and lashing tendrils.
And that’s just the beginning! With 8 new Masters and over 60 characters to choose from when building crews, the only limit is how far you are willing to venture into the unknown! Pick up your favorite new Explorer’s Society Master box today!
Check out more at wyrd-games.net. ... See MoreSee Less
Slow Death Games missed all our great Adepticon friends in 2020 and 2021! In the meantime, we released a brand new group of graffiti artists and a metalhead gang to populate your games of Wild in the Streets, comic book war zones or hive war battlegrounds. Take a look and add some color to your street scenes with three different sculpts. Follow us @slowdeathgames on Instagram and Facebook for updates on our future con schedule and we’ll see you out there soon! ... See MoreSee Less
Good dudes right here.