UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS/NEWS

28 Dec Stiegcon IV: A one day con devoted to board gaming and role playing.  Held in Alexandria. Google Stiegcon IV for further details.

26 Jan  NOVAG Game Day:  NOVAG will once again host its annual Game Day at the Centreville Library starting at 1:00 pm. Interested GMs should contact Tim Tilson (hmslydia@msn.com) to run a game. 

29 Feb Scrum Con. A “full service” local regional convention in Silver Spring featuring board games, RPGs and miniatures.  For further details see Scrum Con

Gaming Shop closed: Island Games out in Chantilly has recently closed. 

Fire at Eagle and Empire: There was a fire on 20 October in the shopping center housing Eagle and Empire.  While the shop didn’t suffer major damage, they are hard pressed to re-open.  You can help support them by donating via their Go Fund Me page. Just google Go Fund Me Eagle and Empire.

KGB Game auction: Congratulations to Fed Bauer and the Kingstowne Gaming Brigade on the results of their recent Game Auction.  They raised another $5,000 for charities to aid veterans/first responders and their families. 

NOVAG Pins: $3 a piece or 2 for $5. Contact John McConnell 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


 

MINIATURE GAMING

Herndon Area 

DATE                PERIOD                SCALE                RULES                HOST

Huzzah Hobbies, 44927 George Washington Blvd, Ashburn: Start time is 6:30 pm. 

6 Dec                  WWII                      15mm                 Fireball                  Tilson  

Scenario:  Cold Steel. The Italian 61st Colonial Infantry Battalion has taken up a position on a ridge outside Jimma in SW Ethiopia.  The 1st Bn 4th Kings African Rifles is ordered to attack.  Two companies are sent on an outflanking movement.  Will they be able to overrun the Italians or will the askaris hold? 

 

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

13 Dec        Ancients/Medieval            15mm                MofA                 ???

 To Be Determined.

20 Dec NO GAME.  

 

Chantilly Police Station at 4900 Stonecroft Boulevard.  Chantilly: Start time is 6:30 pm

27Dec             SYW                  15mm                 Black Powder   Tilson  

Scenario: Freiberg, 29 October 1762.   Prince Henry with a force of Prussian regulars and Frei Corps attack an Austro-Imperial force in Saxony.  This was the last action of the war.

 

            Napoleonics        15mm                 NB             Taylor

Scenario: To Be Determined 

 

 

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 

Ron hosts games at his home in Dale City.  If interested contact Ron at ronalamo@comcast.net 

Fairfax Area Weekends 

Date: To Be Determined Hosted by Jason Weiser

Scenario: Fall of the Reich. Details: Battlegroup Rules used. For further details, contact 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.

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 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.

Island Games 

-Monday Dragon Ball at 6:30 pm/Magic 7:00 pm

-Tuesday Magic Pauper at 7:00 pm.

-Wednesday Magic Commander 5:00 pm and Final Fantasy at 6:00 pm

-Thursday Yu Gi Oh at 6:00 pm

-Friday Legend of the 5 Rings 6:00 pm and Magic at 7:00 pm

 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.

  BOARDGAMING 

Alexandria-Arlington Regional Gaming Group Saturday

To Be Determined. See their Facebook Page for more details.

 

Springfield/Franconia Saturday/Sunday

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

7 December Saturday 0830

14 December Saturday 0830

 

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

 

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.