UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS/NEWS

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

New Game Store: The Game Tavern has opened at 4124H Walney Road, Chantilly. 20151 (next to the Car Connection) their hours are as follows:

Mon-Thus 1200pm -800 pm

Fri-Sat 1200 pm -1000pm

Sun 1200-600 pm

They offer gaming tables for free on a first come first served basis.  You can reserve tables for a fee. For further details contact J.  Reid Denton at j.reid.denton@gmail.com.

HISTORICON PEL Deadline.   For GMs who want to run a game at HCon in July, the PEL deadline is 11 April.

 

MINIATURE GAMING

Herndon Area 

DATE                PERIOD                SCALE                RULES                HOST

1623 Hiddenbrook Dr. Herndon Start time is 6:30 pm

2 Feb                 WWII                          20mm          Fireball Forward Patton

Scenario:  Lezey: A Legend is Born 19 Sep 1944 “C” company, 37th Tank Battalion was out posted around the village of Lezey, France to screen the Division HQ in Arracourt. In the early morning of the 19th, Panther Tank companies of the newly raised 113th Panzer Brigade attempted to penetrated C Company’s defense under a shroud of dense fog and rain.

13 Apr             Ancients                      15mm              Might of Arms     Taylor

 Scenario:  TBD

Huzzah Hobbies 44927 George Washington Blvd, Ashburn.

20 Apr            SYW                      15mm                        Black Powder   Tilson 

Scenario:  Prague 6 May 1757.  Field Marshal Browne leads the Austrians in a doomed counter attack.  Can he stop the Prussian tide?

20 Apr          Napoleonics               15mm               NB            Taylor

Scenario:  To Be Determined.   

Game Tavern 4124H Walney Rd. Chantilly.  Start time is 6:30 pm

27 Apr                WWII                          15mm              Fireball Forward Tilson

 Scenario: Defend the Tug. 15 August 1940.  The 1st Northern Rhodesia Regiment is defending the roads into British Somaliland.  Can they hold against the Italian 13th Colonial Brigade? New This scenario is from a new book on the war in Ethiopia in 1940-41 between the British and their allies against the Italians. A tug is a dry riverbed. 

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 Steve can scale the game accordingly. 

Dale City - Area 

8 April Sunday Hosted by Ron Prillaman 

Scenario:  To Be Determined.

27 April Saturday Hosted by Ron Prillaman 

Scenario:  To Be Determined. 

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

Fairfax Area Weekends 

Date: To Be Determined Hosted by Jason Weiser

Scenario: Fall of the Reich. Details: Battlegroup Rule used; for further details Jason at jason.weiser@gmail.com

Eagle and Empire 

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

Hobby Works - Friday 

Warhammer & Warhammer 40 is 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 Games start at 6:00 pmish

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

–Wednesday Ancients/Medieval with a variety of Rule Sets: Fields of Glory/DBM etc.

Starts at 5:00-600 pm.    Contact Mark Bumala at bumala@verizon.net

-Thursday -Thursday Night Gaming Group (TNGG) DBA 15mm Ancients/Medieval                     

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

–Friday Flames of War.  Start Time 1:00 pm.  

Folks are invited to push lead and experience the game even if they don't have troops 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.

DBA

The Washington Area DBA Group hosts occasional events.  

For further info see: www.wdwww.wadbag for details.

Comics and Gaming Fairfax - Sunday

War Hammer at 12:30

  BOARDGAMING 

Alexandria-Arlington Regional Gaming Group Saturday

Charles E. Beatley, Jr. Central Library 5005 Duke St. Alexandria, VA 10:30 am; This group does mostly Euro style wargames: Settlers of Catan, Power Grid, Puerto Rico, Ticket to Ride, Pandemic etc. Check their Facebook Page to see details of April’s meeting.

 

 

Springfield/Franconia Saturday/Sunday

14 April 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 Malcolm Smith at malcolmsmith@earthlink.net

28 April Saturday Same as above   

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 Irregulars 

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

    Advanced Squad Leader

The DC Conscripts host a monthly gaming session for ASL one Saturday per month, for further info sees: www.dcconscripts.org

 

Comics and Gaming Fairfax

- Sunday Magic at 12:00

 - Monday Magic at 7:30

- Tuesday Heroclix at 8:00

- Thursday Magic at 7:00; Netrunner at 7:00

- Friday Magic at 7:00

- Saturday Eurogames starting at 1:00 p.m. 

Victory Comics 

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

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

- Friday Magic with alternating formats each week.

- 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)

- Sunday Magic Draft at Noon and Open Gaming.

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.