Wednesday, May 23, 2012

New Mega-Apocalypse Event...Apocalypticon!






Apocalypti-con is a new mega-Apocalypse event that is based in Toronto, Canada and trying to grow to be included with the big games like Siegeworld, Apoc-Eclipse of The Big Game.
From their website:

Our goal is simple - we run the biggest Warhammer 40k Apocalypse game that we possibly can, for maximum carnage and maximum fun.

In our first Apocalypticon in 2010 we had 80,000 points. In 2011 we had 250,000 points. This year we're going even bigger.

Event Details

When: Friday, August 10th, 2012 to Saturday, August 11th, 2012

Where:
Hamilton, Ontario (Click here for directions)

The Friday night will start at 5pm and end at 9pm. The Saturday will go from 8:30am until we finish. Last year we finished at 5pm, but be prepared to stay as late as 9pm in case it takes longer.

Requirements
  • Each participant must bring at least 3,000 points.
  • The miniatures must be from the same army. Space Marine Chapters can be combined. Imperial Guard and Space Marines can be combined. Chaos Daemons and Chaos Space Marines can be combined.
  • The miniatures must be fully assembled and at least primed. We strongly encourage having your army painted, but it is not required.
  • You MUST be able to stay the entire time (i.e. Friday 5pm to 9pm, Saturday 8:30am until it finishes).
Additional Rules are here.

4 comments:

GreatEscape_13 said...

I'm very tempted, especially when I realized that Pittsburgh is only 5 hours away from Hamilton, Ontario. The video looks like it was a great game that was very well organized.

MattP said...

Looks like fun!

Glad to see that the Armorcast Reavers are WYSIWYG.

I wish we could come up with a more flavorful deployment instead of simply a straight line.

Anonymous said...

I plan on attending. My house is all of 1.5 hours away in NY, works out great for me.

Anonymous said...

Just so you know Its $50 to attend and you have to be registered. Here is where you buy the ticket:

http://store.miniwargaming.com/product/apocalypticon-tickets.html

And here you enter the code you get:

http://www.apocalypti-con.com/register.php

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