NOVAG Events at GenCon 2017
Space Hulk: Oath of Honour
The key orbital factory at Nova Crucis has been seized by mysterious attackers, and communications have been cut. Nearby Space Marines of the Adeptus Astartes are diverted from the Peliar Crusade to reclaim the cramped confines of the factory. Lead a small contingent of elite Space Marine Terminators to vanquish the Emperor’s foes, or fight to destroy the Emperor’s finest.
This scenario is intended for experienced Space Hulk players.
Space Hulk: Cleanse and Burn
From out of the void, a massive Space Hulk drifts into the Germannis system. As valiant Terminator marines of the Adeptus Astartes purge deck after deck, two of their number are captured by the sinister tyranids on the vessel. Lead the Emperor’s finest on a desperate mission to rescue their comrades and cleanse the hulk of the alien menace.
This scenario is suitable for beginner Space Hulk players.
War Boss Throkk summons the fastest and most reckless racers from his ork tribes to the ruins of a captured Imperial capital. Each of the tribes has sent their best teams to race through the ruins of the city. Only the cleverest, most violent, and bloodthirsty will win the race and gain the favor of the Warboss. Kill and live, or crash and die!!!! 40k miniatures and simple racing and combat rules.
Formula Waaaaagh! Choppa Challenge!
War Boss Throkk has grown bored of buggy races, and wants to see more blood and mayhem. He summons the fastest and most reckless motorcycle, bike, and choppa racers from his ork tribes to race for his enjoyment. Each of the tribes has sent their best racer, but only the cleverest, most violent, and bloodthirsty will win the race and gain the favor of the Warboss. Use 40k miniatures and simple racing rules.
Ares Zombies: The Restless Dead
A series of violent cannibalistic attacks spread through the streets of Cedar Rapids, Iowa. As police frantically respond to incidents across the city and struggle to cope with the dead rising from the grave to attack the living, a mob of reanimated corpses coalesce near the Center Park Mall. As zombies attack the living and desperate survivors try to flee the undead horrors, a few brave souls battle the walking dead. Is this your day to be a hero and save the innocent? Will you escape? Can you survive?
Ares Zombies: Deadly Dawn
After three nights of terror and death, the walking dead outnumber the living in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Responding to the state of emergency, National Guardsmen from the 2nd Brigade, 34th Infantry Division enter the city with shoot to kill orders. As dawn breaks, beleaguered civilians break out from their safehavens to reach the cordon around the city and escape the monstrosities that hunt the living. What terrors will you face before you escape? Or will you join the ranks of the living dead?
Circus Magicus: The Underdark Cup
Join us for our 20th straight year of fantasy chariot racing at Gencon. This year, our race will speed through the twisted tunnels near the drow city of Uzzar-Kalii. Will your chariot weave through the dark tunnels, dodge hungry underdwellers, and avoid the sinister crowd and other chariots? Use ramming, boarding, spells, beast attacks and dirty tricks to secure victory and glory for your racing faction!
Starmada: The Reconquest
The Reconquest is in full swing and now the UCM fleets, fresh from victory over Elysium, enter the Olympus system expecting more of the same. Unfortunately the Scourge have other ideas. A grand fleet battle amidst the wreckage of the orbital shipyards is in the offing. Learn to play Starmada (a generic starship combat game) using beautifully painted Dropfleet Commander ships.
Gladiators: Swords and Treachery
As a gladiator in the Kingdom of Morrix, every day is a life or death struggle. Can your team of gladiators best your opponents and win the coveted victor’s laurels and freedom, or will their deaths amuse the savage audience? Play with fantasy 28mm figures in a 3D battle arena, using a variety of weapons, heroes, creatures, clever maneuvers, and dirty tricks to slay your opponents and win victory.
Wings of Glory: The Battle of Arras
In April 1917, Germany’s ‘Knights of the Air’ patrol the skies over the Arras Front. As these veterans of the famed Jasta 11 rack up an amazing 89 kills, allied leaders desperately try to neutralize these veteran German pilots. Join us in a free-wheeling brawl in the skies, piloting a beautifully painted miniature World War One aircraft.
Wings of Glory Megagame: Battle of St. Mihiel Salient
On 11 Sep 1918, the American Expeditionary Force in France launches a massive offensive against the German-held St. Mihiel Salient in France. As artillery and ground forces assault the German fortifications, over 1400 American and Allied aircraft battle veteran German aviators in the skies over the battlefield. Each player will take an American, German, British, French, or Italian miniature aircraft, to sweep the skies of enemy planes. Join us for our tenth year of this massive brawl in the sky!
Wings of Glory: Giants of the Sky
June 1918. Two Gotha G.V. bombers return from a night bombing mission over France. As the sun rises, a squadron of allied fighters attack. Will the allies bring down the largest aircraft to fly in the Great War? Join us in a deadly brawl in the skies, piloting a beautifully painted miniature World War One aircraft.
The Extraordinary Adventures of Baron Munchausen
You and your fellow players challenge each other to tell stories of incredible feats and gallant adventures.
The Extraordinary Adventures of Baron Munchausen is a unique game of tall tales and grand boasts. You and your fellow players challenge each other to tell stories of your incredible feats and gallant adventures. No dice or pencils needed, just wits and imagination.