Chris Palmer This past Saturday, October 10th, the HAWKS hosted their annual one-day miniatures gaming convention, BARRAGE, in Havre De Grace Maryland. With a record attendance, and a record number of games, a good time was had by all. Below are some highlight photos of the event.
Next, year BARRAGE will be expanding to 2 days, 9.30.16 – 10.1.16, so mark your calendar now!
|A view of the main gaming hall around mid-morning.|
|In the morning, I ran a game of “Bear Yourselves Valiantly” called Island of the Lizardmen, which featured an alliance of Dwarves and Lizardmen fighting off invading Elves.|
|A father-son team ran the Dwarf faction, and successfully defended their encampment from the Elves which were attacking it.|
|A wide range of dealers and flea-marketers were located around the outer wall of the room. Lots of gaming goodies were to be had.|
|Rich Heffner’s Aerodrome is always a crowd favorite at the con.|
|The Battle of Paoli using “Black Powder”, hosted by Cliff Brunken|
|Ed Duffy’s Search & Rescue: US vs ISIS game using his “Line of Departure” rules.|
|A beautiful model of the Lonely Mountain was featured in this Battle of Five Armies game using “God of War” rules, hosted by Lou and Dillon Valenti.|
|Zeb Cook’s Dino Rustlers of the High Plains game, using “Bone Wars” rules.|
|Buck Surdu demo’ed his upcoming “Combat Patrol” WWII rules, in a game featuring US and German troops battling over a small French village|
|Eric Schlegel ran a Zombie Mall game, using GASLIGHT rules, to wrap up the evening .|
|Also featured at BARRAGE were a well-attended Flames of War tournament…|
|…and a packed L’Art De La Guerre tournament.|