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AAR: Mech Attack At Adepticon 2017

After many weeks (and several blog posts) of preparation, CSW’s Adepticon 2017 Mech Attack game finally happened, and the results were EPIC. The table got a huge amount of attention resulting in getting blogged by Beasts of War. Further, Tim’s brilliant ideas of having Chicago Skirmish Wargames T-shirts for us and business cards to handout made ... Read more


Adepticon Terrain: Start and Finish Lines

Our friends over at Hyacinth Games are running a big motocross event at Adepticon, featuring some motorcycles from their 28mm post-collapse vehicle Kickstarter. They asked me to help them prepare for the even by making some start and finish lines. I started with some fiberboard bases. I cut the poles out of hollow plasticard tubes, ... Read more


Adepticon Prep part 5: Quadruple ‘Copters!

In this final bit of my Adepticon preparation, I present the additional game element that we are adding to this year’s event: Aircraft! In past years we’ve added vehicles and infantry, but this year we’re adding flying units. The “Melk Defense Command” (MDC) will have access to two troop-transport helicopters and the “Unified Colonies” (UC) ... Read more


Adepticon Prep Part 2: A Compact Church

The preparation for Adepticon chugs on.  Here’s a nice little item that had sat half-done for a few months.  While preparing my various Adepticon terrain pieces I finished this up also.  Though my city already has a grand cathedral, we must not assume that all the residents of Melk-3 are of the “High Church” persuasion. ... Read more


Adepticon Prep Part 1: Mech Attack Scenario Playtest.

Here’s the first of several posts I’ll be making about our preparations for our 5th annual Mech Attack convention game at Adepticon 2017. One spot still available if you’re attending…. For the past 4 years CSW has put on games of “Mech Attack!” at local conventions. It’s a great fast-playing mech game that captures much of ... Read more


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