UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS/NEWS

25-27 August Guns of August This convention will be held at the Virginia War Museum in Newport News.  Apparently next year this will return to Williamsburg much like the Muster.

Barrage Con 2017. The HAWKS lost their venue for Barrage 2017 that was to have been held in September.  Barrage Con 2017 will be held in January 2018 and Barrage 2018 will be held in September 2018. 

Pins: McConnell has had some very nice 1 NOVAG pins made up.  He has donated them to the club and we will sell as a fundraiser.  They cost $3 a piece or 2 for $5. Contact John at:john.e.mcconnell@eds.com  

NOVAG at Huzzah Hobbies:  Dave Luff has arranged for NOVAG to have a table at Huzzah Hobbies on Friday night following the Flames of War afternoon game.  If anyone wants to run a game there, let David know at dluff20164@yahoo.com

Estate Sale:  Lists of items for sale by Melody Williams have been uploaded to the Estate Sale folder in Yahoo Group Files section   You may contact Melody at melodywilliams@cox.net. She lives in Vienna.

 

 

MINIATURE GAMING

Herndon Area Fridays

All Start Times are 6:30 PM

 

Pool clubhouse at 1623 Hiddenbrook Dr. Herndon, VA

DATE                PERIOD                SCALE                RULES                HOST

 4 Aug             WWII                         15mm               Fireball Forward      Tilson

Scenario: Streets of Mandalay. 10 March 1944.  Mandalay Burma. Supported by a single M3 Lee Grant, Company A 2nd Bn. Royal Berkshires attempt to clear north Mandalay.  However, the 60th Infantry Regiment of the Japanese Army has other ideas. 

4 Aug                Open                         

 

11 Aug            Ancients                      15mm              Might of Arms   

 Scenario: Burmese (Dewitt) vs.. Mongols (Taylor) or something from the Far East.

 

18 Aug             Napoleonics     15mm                  NB              Taylor   

Scenario: To Be Determined 

18 Aug            Post WWI                   20mm              If the Lord Spare Us Koprowski

 Scenario:  John will be running a game from the Russo-Polish War of 1919-1920 using his home rules.

 

25 Aug              18th C                 15mm         Black Powder       Tilson 

Scenario: Hohenfriedeburg 4 June 1745. Having disposed of the Saxon portion of the Allied Army, Frederick now turns towards the Austrians.

 

Sterling Area Fridays

Date: To Be Determined.   Hosted by David Luff. Start time 6:30 pm.  Modern Armor using Fist Full of TOWS David will host this at his home and will scale the game according to participants.  RSVP mandatory   To play contact him at dluff20164@yahoo.com

 

Alexandria Area – Fridays

Date: To Be Determined.   Hosted by Dennis Wang  

 Scenario:  To Be Determined.

 For details, please contact Dennis at dw_2000@hotmail.com

 RSVP mandatory so Dennis can scale the game accordingly.

 

Date: To Be Determined.  

Hosted by Steve Robinson.  

Scenario:  To Be Determined. For details, please contact Steve at stevekrobinson@yahoo.com 

RSVP mandatory so Dennis can scale the game accordingly.

 

Dale City Area

13 August Sunday 

Hosted by Ron Prillaman

Scenario:  To Be Determined.

 26 August Saturday

Hosted by Ron Prillaman

 Scenario:  To Be Determined. 

 For details, please contact Ron at ronalamo@comcast.net 

Fairfax Weekends

Date to Be Determined Hosted by Jason Weiser

Scenario: Battlegroup: Fall of the Reich rules

Details: For further details Jason at jason.weiser@gmail.com

                                                                                

Eagle and Empire - Saturday 

The Eagle and Empire game schedule is now posted on their Facebook page.  Please consult that for information.

Hobby Works - Friday 

Warhammer and Warhammer 40 are played in a tournament at the Hobbyworks store in the Fair City mall (Corner of Pickett & Main St in Fairfax City). 

Start time is 4:00 p.m.  Contact Hobbyworks at 703-426-8600 or fairfax40@gmail.com.

  Huzzah Hobbies - Tuesday

Malifaux, Warmachine/Hordes and Netrunner LCG Gaming starts at around 6pm 

Huzzah Hobbies - Thursday

Ancients/Medieval 15mm DBA Games start around 6:00 pm

Thursday Night Gaming Group (TNGG). 

For details contact Stephen Gibson sgibson260@cox.net) or see their Yahoo Group for details.

Huzzah Hobbies –Friday

Flames of War Start Time 1:00 pm

Folks are invited to push lead and experience the game. If you don't have troops, come anyway as we normally have loaners.

Specific games are generally not planned in advance as we do all periods and theatres.

For further info contact Jay Mischo at JMTrinity@aol.com.

 

Victory Comics  - Wednesday

Magic the Gathering Standard at 6:30pm and Heroclix at 6:00 (usually a tournament)

 

Victory Comics - Thursday

Board Gaming all day long, Infinity and Malifaux at 6pm, Magic Legacy at 6:30pm

 

Victory Comics - Friday

Magic with alternating formats each week

 

Victory Comics - Saturday

Open Gaming (every other week) Magic Draft and Standard (every other week at noon and 4:30pm respectively) and Heroclix For Fun (every Saturday)

 

Victory Comics - Sunday

Magic Draft at Noon and Open Gaming

 

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Sunday

War Hammer at 12:30

  BOARDGAMING 

 Alexandria-Arlington Area Regional Gaming Group (AARGH)

26 August Saturday Charles E. Beatley, Jr. Central Library 5005 Duke St Alexandria, VA 10:30 a.m. Euro Games etc.

 

Springfield – Saturday and Sunday

12 August Saturday      0830 Kingstown Game Brigade Kingstowne Center for Active Adults (the Senior Center) 6448 Lansdowne Centre Alexandria VA 22315 (Next to the Kingstown Library) Board/war gaming such as Axis & Allies, Hammer of the Scots, Sekigahara, GMT games, etc.  Others welcome. For further info contact Fred Bauer at militarylaw@erols.com

26 August Sunday        Same as above

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Sunday

Magic at 12:00 pm

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Monday

Magic at 7:30 pm

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Tuesday

Heroclix at 8:00 pm

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Thursday

Magic at 7:00 pm

Netrunner at 7:00 pm

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Friday

Magic at 7:00 pm

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Saturday

Eurogames at 1:00 pm

Victory Comics  - Wednesday 

Wednesdays - Magic the Gathering Standard at 6:30pm and Heroclix at 6:00 (usually a tournament)

 

Victory Comics - Thursday 

Board Gaming all day long, Infinity and Malifaux at 6pm, Magic Legacy at 6:30pm

Victory Comics - Friday 

Magic with alternating formats each week.

 

Victory Comics - Saturday

Open Gaming (every other week) Magic Draft and Standard (every other week at noon and 4:30pm respectively) and Heroclix For Fun (every Saturday)

 

Victory Comics - Sunday 

Magic Draft at Noon and Open Gaming

 

Western Fairfax County-Friday  

The War and Strategy Gaming Group is a gaming group for young people ages 10 to 16.  They meet monthly at the Cascades Library  (21030 Whitfield Place, Potomac Falls/Sterling) on Sunday afternoons.  Please register to attend. To register, please call 703-444-3228 or register online: Go to http://library.loudoun.gov/ and search the "Events" section for "location" Cascades Library and "audience" Teens.

Loudon County Irregular

The Dulles Wargaming Club meets irregularly in Loudon County.  Contact Ben Lacy at benlacy@brittonpublishers.com for further details.

Throughout the Area

Games Club of Virginia and Games Club of Maryland have good local club activities every week. Further info see http://www.gamesclubofmd.org/ and for a calendar see: http://www.gamesclubofmd.org/Calendar.asp   

 

Further info see http://www.gamesclubofmd.org/ and for a calendar see: http://www.gamesclubofmd.org/Calendar.asp

    Advanced Squad Leader

     The DC Conscripts host a monthly gaming session for ASL one Saturday per month. For further info go to www.dcconscripts.org

Especially Long Board Games

This board Game Group is just getting established.  They plan to play games that take longer.  See their site on Meet Up.