Is PEL for Southern Front 2018, 21-23 Sep 18

Morning:  0900-1300

Afternoon: 1300-1800

Evening: 1800-?

Friday Morning, 21 Sep 18:

GM: Michael Tyson

Event Title: Break Out

Event Description:  A company of US infantry were cut off in a small town by a German counter attack. The Germans must try to eliminate them before they are relieved or breakout. Relief is on the way for the Amis, they just have to hang tough or dig their way out.

Max Number Of Players: 0

Genre: 0

Scale: 15mm

Ruleset: Squad Leader

Friday Afternoon:

GM: Michael Tyson

Event Title: Pretty Dark Ages

Event Description: Those rascally Vikings are back to steal and break things. Defend your home or try to fill bags with loot, either way fill your hands with cutty sticky things.

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 40mm

Ruleset: home

GM: Ken Ellis

Event Title: LIFEBOATS!

Event Description:  TO THE LIFEBOATS! ABANDON SHIP! CLANG CLANG CLANG CLANG!!!! yea, you know it, this is a boardgame with minis of course! The gist is, you don't need to know NUTHIN to know how to play this game...so it ought to be PERFECT for this crowd! Our ship is sinking, time to man the lifeboats and make for those nearby islands. On the way some boats may spring a leak, some might founder in the rough seas spilling out a passenger or two. The winner will be the player that manages to get his officers, sailors and passengers ashore to the best locations on the islands. Rules will be taught, this should take about 5 seconds! The KEY is, whom among you can encourage, entice and get along with your fellow survivors to both row the boat you are in ashore safely AND toss out any SOB that's slowing things down or just POing you off in general? only time will tell.......

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: hmmm maybe 25mm

Ruleset: Lifeboats, check it out on the GEEK

GM: Bruce Schaper

Event Title: The Brawl In Mid-town

Event Description:  Game is set up for players to become familiar with the rules to see to they want jump into a new game system. 5 starter factions will be represented in a war-torn cityscape. Beginners welcome to have a go.

Max Number Of Players: 5

Genre: 5

Scale: 10mm

Ruleset: Drop Zone Commander

GM: Brad Williams

Event Title: Viking Raid In Rohan

Event Description:  A force of Vikings have sailed up the Isen River as far as the can. Now marching towards the land of the Horse Lords to burn and pillage!

Max Number Of Players: 4

Genre: 4

Scale: 25 mm

Ruleset: Hobbit SBG

Friday Evening:

GM: Tom Fisher

Event Title: THEM!

Event Description:  Its 1954 and mutant ants have migrated from the White Sands New Mexico atomic test site to the storm drainage system below the streets of LA. They have now completed a separate tunnel system to protect their Queen. The Army has been called in to end her reign of terror. Will the game end as the movie did with the Army winning the day or will the ants be victorious as they were at Historicon 2018!

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 15/25mm

Ruleset: Starship Trooper modified

GM: Chris and Steve Hughes and Raynor

Event Title: Bloody Tarawa

Event Description:  Marine amphibious assault on Betio, Tarawa Atoll. The action will focus on a section of Red Beach 3.

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 28mm

Ruleset: Chain of Command

GM: Byron Angel

Event Title: SAUMAREZ IN THE STRAIT OF GIBRALTAR - 1801

Event Description: A Franco-Spanish force, heavy with 3-deckers, seeks to slip supplies through the Strait for Napoleon's army in Egypt, but collides with a British squadron just before dawn. Plenty of confusion and action.

Max Number Of Players: 8

Genre: 8

Scale: 1:1200

Ruleset: Steer to Glory

GM: Bob Moon

Event Title: Battle of Spring Hill, November 29, 1864

Event Description: General Hood was mad as Hell! The morning of Nov 29th he had brilliantly maneuvered his Army of Tennessee behind the retreating Union IV Corps. By 3pm Pat Cleburn's veteran division was poised to assault the important road junction at Spring Hill, TN. Being unsupported he delayed his attack until 6pm. When his confident gray line surged forward they found Wagner's division defending both the Pike to Franklin/Nashville and Spring Hill.  So grab your musket and decide which color you will bleed for!!

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 40mm

Ruleset: Brigade Fire & Fury

GM: Richard Hasenauer

Event Title: Battle of Perryville, October 8, 1862

Event Description: Join the game designer of Fire and Fury in this playtest for a future scenario book.

Max Number Of Players: 5

Genre: 5

Scale: 15mm

Ruleset: 2nd Edition of Brigade Fire and Fury

GM: Bruce Schaper

Event Title: Off the French coast

Event Description: USS Constitution has been spotted. Elements of the French fleet are in the offing and the British are tasked with seizing a small fort on one of the many islands that the dot the coastline, but then they would like to bloody well get that infernal Yank too. Discover the mystery of why the Yank was in these waters in the first place.

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 1/2400

Ruleset: Fire as She Bears!

Requested Day: Friday

Requested Time: Evening

Saturday Morning:

GM: Bruce Schaper

Event Title: Second Naval Battle of Guadalcanal 14, 15 November 1942

Event Description:  The Americans sent the Washington and South Dakota and four destroyers to face off against a bombardment group that included the Battleship Kirishima and the heavy cruiser Takao plus a gaggle of destroyers and light cruisers.

Max Number Of Players: 8

Genre: 8

Scale: 1/2400

Ruleset: Tide of War

GM: John McDonald

Event Title: Tide of Iron - Board Game as a Miniature Game

Event Description:  A WWII Tactical game which plays like a miniatures game and using 10 mm figures and a game board. The game can hold up to 4 players and the rules and charts will be taught at the start of the game. The game will be Umpired to help with the learning process. The Scenario will be 2 American Platoons trying to take a strongpoint from a reinforced German Platoon.

Max Number Of Players: 4

Genre: 4

Scale: 10 MM

Ruleset: Tide of Iron

GM: Ken Ellis

Event Title: lifeboats

Event Description:  Cooperative game involving a sinking ship and getting as many of YOUR people ashore safely! co-operative is the key, AFTER YOU USE THAT KEY TO STAB EVERYONE ELSE IN THE EYE!

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 25mm

Ruleset: lifeboats, check it out on the geek

GM: Tom Fisher

Event Title: Unlikely Allies

Event Description:  The Zimmerman note was released to the public on March 1 1917. Immediately General "Blackjack" Pershing joined forces with Pancho Villa to stop a combined Mexican/German invasion of the US. So come to old Mexico to see who wins this "what if" battle before Pershing heads to the Western Front.

Max Number Of Players: 7

Genre: 7

Scale: 25mm

Ruleset: The Men That Would Be Kings (modified)

Modified start time, some where between 1000-1300

GM: Chris and Steve Hughes and Raynor

Event Title: Bloody Tarawa

Event Description: Marine amphibious assault on Betio, Tarawa Atoll. The action will focus on a section of Red Beach 3.

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 28mm

Ruleset: Chain of Command

Saturday Afternoon:

GM: Bruce Schaper

Event Title: Wolves In The Night

Event Description: 2am. Sea State 5. No moon, weather closing in. November 1941 Beyond the Outer Marker, the Western Approaches. Perilous conditions and perfect for a U-boat attack. Take on the role of a U-boat Kapitan or the captain of an escort.

Max Number Of Players: 4

Genre: 4

Scale: 1/2400

Ruleset: Tide of War - ASW3D

GM: Phillip Hartzog

Event Title: Labyrinth of the Lost

Event Description: The Lord of the Western March has summoned all survivors with experience and enough bravery to tackle the Labyrinth of the Lost. The quest is to locate and lay to rest members of the Lordâ’s household who tried to escape into the Labyrinth during the first wave of the Green Horde. Unfortunately, the Labyrinth had already been infiltrated by foul necromancers and they performed vile ceremonies to convert his retainers into powerful servants who maintain the Labyrinth as a stronghold for the Green Horde to raid from. The Labyrinth must be cleared of these restless undead servants, or the Green Horde will continue to be able to strike into the heart of the Western March. Quest Objective: Find and eliminate the Lordâ’s retainers who have been transformed into powerful undead.

Max Number Of Players: 8

Genre: 8

Scale: 28mm

Ruleset: Zombicide Black Plague - Green Horde

GM: Albert Sacks

Event Title: Dropfleet Commander: Make the Rendezvous

Event Description:  Don't you just hate it when the enemy attacks while your men are on leave? The Scourge have attacked while the space stations defending the planet were at minimum manpower, and the only way to prevent them from gaining a foothold is to get the defenses fully manned.

Max Number Of Players: 3

Genre: 3

Scale: 1:9150

Ruleset: Dropfleet Commander

GM: Josephus Brecherus

Event Title: No Brass Bands on the Bosna

Event Description: Event Description: The 1878 Austrian “Occupation” of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The Austrians expected the occupation would consist of nothing more than cake walk with a brass bands, but between Maglaj and Zepce, Hauptman Millinkovic and the K.u.K “König von Preußen” Hussars were to learn otherwise.

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 28mm

Ruleset: Modified Muskets and Tomahawks

GM: David Bonk

Event Title: Civil War: The Battle of Krzyszkowo, 1157

Event Description: Wladyslaw II, driven from power as Senior Princep of Poland by his brothers Boleslaw IV the Curly and Mieszko III returns with the support of Frederick Barbarossa in 1157 to regain his throne. The two sides meet outside of Krzyszkowo to finally resolve their dispute.

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 28mm

Ruleset: Medieval Warfare

GM: Byron Angel

Event Title: TORTOLA - 1806: CAN COCHRANE SAVE THE DAY?

Event Description:  A small British escort of two-deckers unexpectedly encounters a strong French raiding squadron off the island of Tortola in 1806. Can Admiral Cochrane prevent the French from visiting havoc upon the great British convoy assembling in Tortola harbor? French Admiral Willaumez has an odd problem before him as well.

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 1:1200

Ruleset: Steer to Glory

GM: Bob Moon

Event Title: "Caldwell Clears the Wheatfield"

Event Description: General Lee's plan on July 2nd at Gettysburg was to faint right and then roll up the Federal left flank. Heavy fighting raged at Devils Den, the Peach Orchard, Little Round Top, Stony Hill and the Wheatfield. This scenario covers General Caldwell's attack to re-take the Wheatfield, lost earlier that afternoon. So grab your musket and fight for this hallowed ground! Will you bleed blue or gray??

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 40mm

Ruleset: Regimental Fire & Fury

Saturday Evening:

GM: Brian Robinette

Event Title: Before I Was a Marshal

Event Description:  As the Grand Armee is slowly pushed out of Germany, the Austrians turn up the heat to reclaim territory once ceded to Bavaria. The game will feature miniatures inherited and then painted from Bob Eldridge's estate.

Max Number Of Players: 10

Genre: 10

Scale: 28mm

Ruleset: Before I Was a Marshal

GM: Peter Hume

Event Title: Siege of Bedord 1224

Event Description: Fawkes de Breaute has refused to give back the castle of Bedford defying the royal decree of the new king Henry 3rd. To make matters worse he imprisons a royal magistrate who was trying him for various crimes (including a charge of “ungodly conduct with domestic animals”!). This is the last straw and Henry musters resources from all over his kingdom to take back the castle and assert royal authority before his realm slips back into the bloody anarchy of the baron’s wars. Same game that was run back almost a decade ago.

Max Number Of Players: 8

Genre: 8

Scale: 28mm

Ruleset: Home

GM: Hayes Wauford

Event Title: Opening Attacks at Gaines' Mill

Event Description:  AP Hill's Light Division tries to force a crossing of Boatswain's Creek against Fitz John Porter's V Corps in order to keep the Army of the Potomac on the run and give Robert E Lee his first major victory. 
Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 7

Scale: 40mm

Ruleset: Pickett's Charge

GM: Bruce Schaper

Event Title: "Strike or die, says I!"

Event Description: Try a new pirate game! I'm not such a bloody fool as to try and teach someone by myself, Grant and Dave will be coaching too! So everything will be fine. Bring your rum and your matchlock for mayhem on the Spanish Main!

Max Number Of Players: 6

Genre: 6

Scale: 28mm

Ruleset: Blood and Plunder

Sunday Morning:

GM: Ed and Brian

Event Title: "8th Air Force Daylight Hell"

Event Description: 1940s Daylight bombing over Germany

Max Number Of Players: 20

Genre: 6

Scale: 1/285

Ruleset: White Star, Blue Skies

GM:  Byron Angel

Event Title:  Battle Of Lissa – 1811

Genre:  Napoleonic Naval

Max Number Of Players:  6

Genre: 3

Scale:  1/1200

Ruleset:  Steer To Glory