U-Con Gaming Convention November 11-13, 2016, Ypsilanti, Michigan
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Miniatures

Friday

3p

5413 Paint and Take, GM: Linda and Dean Martelle, 12 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 3p-9p. Join us to spend quiet time painting some of the best miniatures in the world, with some of the best paint in the world. We will assist you as needed with selection of colors and techniques. Miniatures will run between $0.50 and $10.00 for the special dragons. Please pay the person running the paint and take for the miniatures. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 105-107. Free!

5425 Dead Man's Hand: Chaos at Rio Gato, GM: Jeff Przybylo, 0 players, No XP/Average, Friday 3p-6p. It's a celebration! The good citizens of Rio Gato are celebrating the one-year anniversary of the founding of the town, and excitement is at an all-time high. It's also the anniversary of the hanging of the most corrupt judge in the history of Rio Gato: Judge Eugene Justice and his gang. Town leaders are hoping for a good turnout, despite the fact that visitors are few. Something about the town being built on an old native burial ground... NOTE: If you played in this game at Origins, you are sworn to secrecy! If you just heard about it, now is your chance to play it! Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 408. $3.00

4p

5971 Star Trek Attack Wing: Learn To Play, GM: Ed Hong, 4 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 4p-5p. Star Trek: Attack Wing is a multiplayer tabletop ship combat game set within the Star Trek universe. Players assume the roles of commanders who can customize, upgrade, and assign famous crew members to their fleets from the Dominion, Federation, Klingon, and Romulan factions. Fleets have their special statistics, abilities, and unique maneuvers displayed on cards that cover the ships along with upgrades such as crew, weapons and technology. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 407. $1.50

5p

5967 Star Trek Attack Wing: Learn To Play, GM: Ed Hong, 4 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 5p-6p. Star Trek: Attack Wing is a multiplayer tabletop ship combat game set within the Star Trek universe. Players assume the roles of commanders who can customize, upgrade, and assign famous crew members to their fleets from the Dominion, Federation, Klingon, and Romulan factions. Fleets have their special statistics, abilities, and unique maneuvers displayed on cards that cover the ships along with upgrades such as crew, weapons and technology. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 407. $1.50

6p

5257 Ogre: Massive Ogre, GM: Mini Team, 32 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 6p-10p. Steve Jackson Games created the Designers Edition of Ogre just for this game! Last year 24 players picked their factions and battled it out on all the maps that are available for the designer's addition. With the ability to pick from every available Ogre, this game is literally a blast. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 401. $3.00

5258 Dropzone Commander: Learn to Play, GM: Mini Team, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 6p-8p. Hawk Wargames took the world by storm with great miniatures, cardboard buildings, and a rules system to die for when they released Dropzone Commander. Get your ticket early and learn this fast paced, destructive game. Then stay and play in one of our tactical games. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 402. $1.50

5262 Dungeon Saga: Dwarf King's Quest, GM: Mini Team, 5 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 6p-9p. Learn to play Mantic's Dungeon Saga: Dwarf King's Quest. This hybrid miniature/board game is a lot of fun and fast to learn. We will teach you the basic rules and the ins-and-outs of play in this 5 player game. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 403. $3.00

5267 Warhammer 40K: Learn to Play 40K, GM: Mini Team, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 6p-9p. The grim dark reality of the future, fragmented into factions in the galaxy and invaded by a number of alien races. 40K is the futuristic miniature game with complex rules and beautiful miniatures. Orks, Necrons, Space Marines, and other factions. Come learn the latest set of rules, then stay to play a game or two. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 404. $3.00

7p

5266 Rivet Wars: Learn Rivet Wars, An Introduction, GM: Mini Team, 6 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 7p-9p. An introduction to a cool Mini or Not's Rivets, a cross between Steam Punk and World War I trench-warfare game, but with units that are right out of the comics. Machine-Gun-toting Unicycles meet Tracked Motorcycles with rocket launchers. This fast paced tactical miniatures game has an online community that has few rivals. All materials provided. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 405. $1.50

5968 Star Trek Panic!: Learn to play, GM: Ed Hong, 6 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 7p-9p. Star Trek Panic is a cooperative light strategy game based on Castle Panic, that challenges players to defend the U.S.S. Enterprise from enemy attacks. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 407. $1.50

8p

5309 Malifaux: Mailfaux Get Together, GM: David Reynolds, 6 players, No XP/Average, Friday 8p-10p. Do you play Mailfaux or are interested in starting? Want to meet and connect with other players? Perhaps stay in touch to game beyond U-Con? Come by, bring your 50 soul stone crew or borrow one provided and join in a game. Play boards and terrain will be set up before hand. Adults Only (18+) Ballroom Table 402. $1.50

5316 Halo Fleet Battles: Learn the Game, GM: Joshua Linde, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Friday 8p-11p. Spartan has brought the video and movie franchise Halo to the table top, with familiar ships and action. We will teach you all the rules, strategy, and fleet design needed to succeed at this game. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 406. $3.00

5504 Robotech RPG Tactics, GM: Nathan Hanish, 4 players, No XP/Average, Friday 8p-9p. Relive the excitement of the Robotech Macross Saga in a fast paced miniatures game full of pew pew and kaboom! General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 409. $1.50

Saturday

9a

5260 Rum and Bones, GM: Mini Team, 5 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 9a-11a. Cool Mini or Not created a cool pirate game that has almost every "super hero" pirate you can think of. It plays fast and every character has their own "super powers". General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 401. $1.50

10a

5259 Dropfleet Commander: Learn Dropfleet Commander, GM: Mini Team, 4 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 10a-12p. Wicked cool space ships from 4 very different factions fight to control space. This tabletop miniatures game from Hawk Miniatures was a huge success on Kickstarter. Learn to play the game with fantastic rules and beautiful space ships. All material provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 402. $1.50

5263 Warhammer 40K: Thunder Waaagh, GM: Mini Team, 6 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 10a-12p. What is more fun that greased pigs at the fair? Why motorcycles with those crazy Grots on them! This derivative game from Warhammer 40K is a racing game with combat and "gifts" that only Orks could love. Goes faster backwards? Sure! Spike Droppers? Sure! Fantastic crashes? Every race. Family friendly. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 403. $1.50

5269 Dungeon Saga: Dwarf King's Quest, GM: Mini Team, 5 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 10a-1p. Learn to play Mantic's Dungeon Saga: Dwarf King's Quest. This hybrid miniature/board game is a lot of fun and fast to learn. We will teach you the basic rules and the ins and outs of play in this 5 player game. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 404. $3.00

5275 Halo Fleet Battles: Learn Halo Fleet Battles, GM: Joshua Linde, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 10a-1p. Spartan has brought the video and movie franchise Halo to the tabletop, with familiar ships and action. We will teach you all the rules, strategy, fleet design needed to succeed at this game. All materials provided General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 405. $3.00

5715 StarBlast!: Kill the Big Boys!, GM: Jon Pehrson, 4 players, Some XP/Average, Saturday 10a-1p. This StarBlast! event pits two opposing fleets, each with a carrier and a capital ship, dueling it out in the deep dark. Your objective is simple ... destroy the opposition. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 406. $3.00

5969 Star Trek Panic!: Learn to play, GM: Ed Hong, 6 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 10a-12p. Star Trek Panic is a cooperative light strategy game based on Castle Panic, that challenges players to defend the U.S.S. Enterprise from enemy attacks. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 407. $1.50

12p

5254 Zombicide: Mega Zombicide, GM: Mini Team, 32 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 12p-6p. Using the original base game and several supplements, this game will run for several hours. Please drop in and play for a while. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 401. $4.50

5270 Dropzone Commander: Learn Dropzone Commander, GM: Mini Team, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 12p-2p. Dropzone Commander took the world by storm with great miniatures, cardboard buildings, and a rules system to die for. Get your ticket early and learn this fast paced, destructive game. Then stay and play in one of our tactical games. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 402. $1.50

5414 Paint and Take, GM: Linda and Dean Martelle, 12 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 12p-7p. Join us to spend quiet time painting some of the best miniatures in the world, with some of the best paint in the world. We will assist you as needed with selection of colors and techniques. Miniatures will run between $0.50 and $10.00 for the special dragons. Please pay the person running the paint and take for the miniatures. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 105-107. Free!

1p

6086 Age of Sigmar: Learn to play Age of Sigmar, GM: Brian Hudson, 0 players, No XP/Average, Saturday 1p-3p. Learn to play the Game's Workshop replacement for Warhammer Fantasy - Age of Sigmar, where magic, dwarves, oks and elves fight each other for control. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 406. $3.00

2p

5274 Firestorm Armada: Learn Firestorm Armada, GM: Joshua Linde, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 2p-5p. Learn Spartan Games' Firestorm Armada. With the release of version 2, this space ship combat game has gotten even more fun to run. Each race now has to play a unique style of game to win. We will teach you the rules and help you understand the winning play styles. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 403. $3.00

5292 Star Wars: X-Wing: Assault on Antar IV, GM: Michael Whiteman (Amorphous Blob), 10 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 2p-6p. The Imperial Navy has launched an assault on Antar IV. Players will play either the Imperial Navy, and attempt to assault Antar IV, or play the Rebellion pilots who will attempt to repulse this brazen attack on the Gotal homeworld. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 101. $3.00

5317 FUBAR one page rules: FUBAR WOLFENSTEIN, GM: Lee Gaddies, 4 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 2p-4p. Nazi scientists are hard at work creating death machines to turn the tide of the war. It's up to you to stop them in their research base located in Castle Wolfenstein. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 404. $1.50

5416 StarBlast!: Deep Strike, GM: Rick Coen, 5 players, No XP/Average, Saturday 2p-5p. Valu naval intelligence has located the base of two Kallax privateers operating behind the lines. A quick deep strike against the base should surprise them... but the Valu only have a small system defense force available to attack with! Will surprise be enough of an advantage? StarBlast! is a custom starship miniatures game developed by Rick Coen and Jon Pehrson, using the CrtiMatch dice engine. Rules are available by email from rmcoen@gmail.com or jmpehrson@comcast.net, The game will be taught. Players will be listed in the rules when published as playtesters! Returning players from previous U-CONs will get a gold star. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 405. $3.00

5426 Dead Man's Hand: Chaos at Rio Gato, GM: Jeff Przybylo, 0 players, No XP/Average, Saturday 2p-5p. It's a celebration! The good citizens of Rio Gato are celebrating the one-year anniversary of the founding of the town, and excitement is at an all-time high. It's also the anniversary of the hanging of the most corrupt judge in the history of Rio Gato: Judge Eugene Justice and his gang. Town leaders are hoping for a good turnout, despite the fact that visitors are few. Something about the town being built on an old native burial ground keeps them away. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 406. $3.00

5979 Star Trek Panic!: Learn to play, GM: Ed Hong, 6 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 2p-4p. Star Trek Panic is a cooperative light strategy game based on Castle Panic, that challenges players to defend the U.S.S. Enterprise from enemy attacks. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 402. $1.50

4p

5255 Warhammer 40K: Learn to Play 40K, GM: Mini Team, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 4p-7p. The grim dark reality of the future, fragmented into factions in the galaxy and invaded by a number of alien races. 40K is the futuristic miniature game with complex rules and beautiful miniatures. Orks, Necrons, Space Marines, and other factions. Come learn the latest set of rules, then stay to play a game or two. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 402. $3.00

5261 Dropzone Commander: Dropzone Cityfight, GM: Mini Team, 4 players, Some XP/Average, Saturday 4p-7p. This is a multi-player Dropzone Commander game. You are encouraged to bring your own miniatures, but we will provide them for you. The game has objectives that mirror the tournament supplement from Hawk War-games, so it is good practice for playing in a tournament. If you are bringing your own miniatures, the point total is 750 points and 8 command dice. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 407. $3.00

5980 Star Trek Panic!: Learn to play, GM: Ed Hong, 6 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 4p-6p. Star Trek Panic is a cooperative light strategy game based on Castle Panic, that challenges players to defend the U.S.S. Enterprise from enemy attacks. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 408. $1.50

6087 Age of Sigmar: Learn to play Age of Sigmar, GM: Brian Hudson, 4 players, No XP/Average, Saturday 4p-6p. Learn to play the Game's Workshop replacement for Warhammer Fantasy - Age of Sigmar, where magic, dwarves, oks and elves fight each other for control. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 406. $3.00

5p

5486 Robotech RPG Tactics, GM: Nathan Hanish, 4 players, No XP/Average, Saturday 5p-6p. Relive the excitement of the Robotech Macross Saga in a fast-paced miniatures game full of pew-pew and kaboom! General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 404. $1.50

6p

5970 Star Trek Attack Wing: Borg Assualt on DS9, GM: Ed Hong, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 6p-10p. Star Trek: Attack Wing is a multiplayer tabletop ship combat game set within the Star Trek universe. Players assume the roles of commanders who can customize, upgrade, and assign famous crew members to their fleets from the Dominion, Federation, Klingon, and Romulan factions. Fleets have their special statistics, abilities, and unique maneuvers displayed on cards that cover the ships along with upgrades such as crew, weapons and technology. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 408. $3.00

7p

5256 Rivet Wars: Learn Rivet Wars, An Introduction, GM: Mini Team, 6 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 7p-9p. An introduction to a cool Mini or Not's Rivets, a cross between Steam Punk and World War I trench-warfare game, but with units that are right out of the comics. Machine-Gun-toting Unicycles meet Tracked Motorcycles with rocket launchers. This fast paced tactical miniatures game has an online community that has few rivals. All materials provided. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 401. $1.50

5273 Halo Ground Command: Learn the Game, GM: Joshua Linde, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Saturday 7p-9p. Spartan has brought the video and movie franchise Halo to the table top, with characters you know and love (hate). We will teach you all the rules and strategy needed to succeed at this fast paced game. All materials provided General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 403. $1.50

10p

5532 Battletech: King of the Hill, GM: James Peace, 10 players, No XP/Average, Saturday 10p-12a. Conquer the Hill! Be the last 'Mech standing on top of the hill to win the game. Players will fight both a GM controlled 'Mech at the top of the hill to start the game, and each other. Sheets and minis provided, but you are welcome to bring your own 'Mech. Dice provided upon request. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 402. $1.50

Sunday

10a

5268 Warhammer 40K: Thunder Waaagh, GM: Mini Team, 6 players, No XP/Simple, Sunday 10a-12p. What's more fun that greased pigs at the fair? Why motorcycles with those crazy Grots on them! This Warhammer 40K spinoff is a racing game with combat and "gifts" that only Orks could love. Goes faster backwards? Sure! Spike Droppers? Sure! Fantastic crashes? Every race. Family Friendly (7+) Ballroom Table 403. $1.50

5272 Infinity: Learn to Play Infinity, GM: Joshua Linde, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Sunday 10a-1p. Table top miniatures meets Japanese Manga and modern game rules design. Learn to play this fast-skirmish game, where there are many factions to choose from, each with their own unique look and features. The rules are fast, fun and when you pair different factions against each other, the game can play in very different ways. We teach the rules basics, tactics and list creation. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 401. $3.00

5721 StarBlast!: Kill the Big Boys!, GM: Jon Pehrson, 4 players, Some XP/Average, Sunday 10a-1p. This StarBlast! event pits two opposing fleets, each with a carrier and a capital ship, dueling it out in the deep dark. Your objective is simple: Destroy the opposition. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 402. $3.00

5982 Star Trek Attack Wing: learn to play, GM: Ed Hong, 4 players, No XP/Simple, Sunday 10a-11a. Star Trek: Attack Wing is a multiplayer tabletop ship combat game set within the Star Trek "universe". Players assume the roles of commanders who can customize, upgrade, and assign famous crew members to their fleets from the Dominion, Federation, Klingon, and Romulan factions. Fleets have their special statistics, abilities, and unique maneuvers displayed on cards that cover the ships along with upgrades such as crew, weapons and technology. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 407. $1.50

11a

5265 Warhammer 40K: Learn to Play 40K, GM: Mini Team, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Sunday 11a-2p. The grim dark reality of the future, fragmented into factions in the galaxy and invaded by a number of alien races. 40K is the futuristic miniature game with complex rules and beautiful miniatures. Orks, Necrons, Space Marines, and other factions. Come learn the latest set of rules, then stay to play a game or two. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 404. $3.00

5978 Star Trek Attack Wing: Learn To Play, GM: Ed Hong, 4 players, No XP/Simple, Sunday 11a-12p. Star Trek: Attack Wing is a multiplayer tabletop ship combat game set within the Star Trek "universe". Players assume the roles of commanders who can customize, upgrade, and assign famous crew members to their fleets from the Dominion, Federation, Klingon, and Romulan factions. Fleets have their special statistics, abilities, and unique maneuvers displayed on cards that cover the ships along with upgrades such as crew, weapons and technology. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 407. $1.50

12p

5271 Dropzone Commander: Learn Dropzone Commander, GM: Mini Team, 8 players, No XP/Simple, Sunday 12p-2p. Dropzone Commander took the world by storm with great miniatures, cardboard buildings and a rules system to die for. Get your ticket early and learn this fast paced, destructive game. Then stay and play in one of our tactical games. All materials provided. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 405. $1.50

5415 Paint and Take, GM: Linda and Dean Martelle, 30 players, No XP/Simple, Sunday 12p-6p. Join us to spend quiet time painting some of the best miniatures in the world, with some of the best paint in the world. We will assist you as needed with selection of colors and techniques. Miniatures will run between $0.50 and $10.00 for the special dragons. Please pay the person running the paint and take for the miniatures. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 105-107. Free!

5505 Robotech RPG Tactics: Robotech RPG Tactics - CANCELLED, GM: Nathan Hanish, 4 players, No XP/Average, Sunday 12p-1p. Relive the excitement of the Robotech Macross Saga in a fast paced miniatures game full of pew pew and kaboom! General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 406. $1.50

5981 Star Trek Attack Wing: Borg Assualt on DS9, GM: Ed Hong, 8 players, Some XP/Average, Sunday 12p-4p. Star Trek: Attack Wing is a multiplayer tabletop ship combat game set within the Star Trek "universe". Players assume the roles of commanders who can customize, upgrade, and assign famous crew members to their fleets from the Dominion, Federation, Klingon, and Romulan factions. Fleets have their special statistics, abilities, and unique maneuvers displayed on cards that cover the ships along with upgrades such as crew, weapons and technology. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 407. $3.00

2p

5417 StarBlast!: Asteroid Dance, GM: Rick Coen, 4 players, No XP/Average, Sunday 2p-5p. The diversion worked, the Valu system defense force was lured off to the fake pirate base as planned, leaving a supply convoy undefended! The Kallax commander sends his newest ship to capture the system and loot the convoy, only to find the the convoy included some light defenders. No problem, this handy asteroid belt should make an excellent ambush point, especially for nimble fighters! StarBlast! is a custom starship miniatures game developed by Rick Coen and Jon Pehrson using the CrtiMatch dice engine. Rules are available by email from rmcoen@gmail.com or jmpehrson@comcast.net. The game will be taught. Players will be listed in the rules when published as playtesters! Returning players from previous U-CONs will get a gold star. General Audience (13+) Ballroom Table 402. $3.00