General Open Gaming
10:00am - 10:00pm All Rooms, Any Free Table
Enjoy your own games, or any from the library, all day long in any area. Keep an eye out for signs asking for players or help with the rules!
Try Cutlass Games
10:00am - 10:00pm Main Hall, Demo Table D
Explore the games of Blackheath local designer Keith Franks! Spirits of Carter Mansion is a social deception game where players are spirits haunting the estate! Castles of Caleira is a fantasy landscape microgame where players compete to build the strongest citadel.
Blood on the Clocktower
10:00am - 10:00pm Area 3, Fireside Parlour
In the quiet village of Ravenswood Bluff a demon walks amongst you, murdering by night and disguised in human form by day. Will the good townsfolk put the puzzle together in time to execute the true demon, or will evil overrun this once peaceful village? Blood on the Clocktower is a captivating new social bluffing game for those who delight in deduction and deception. No two games are ever the same and no player is ever eliminated. In BOTC, death is not the end… Find out more at bloodontheclocktower.com.
10:00am - 10:00pm Main Hall, Demo Table I
Learn by playing the simplest, fastest, free RPG with the designer! Instant RPG fits on a business card or phone screen, playable in seconds without dice or pencils - Just Add Players!
Paint & Take
10:00am - 8:00pm Main Hall, Paint & Take
Claim your free miniature and take up to an hour to paint it, thanks to Aetherworks!
10:00am - 10:00pm Main Hall, Demo Table T
Set in a post apocalyptic world destroyed by climate change, Tremor is a 2 to 4 player strategy game where you redesign and rearrange the board every turn. Survival is the goal, and to survive you must be the first animal to reach your last remaining natural habitat. Tremor is easy to learn and hard to master, making it suitable for all skill levels.
Social Video Gaming
10:00am - 10:00pm Main Hall, Video Arcade
Invite someone to grab a controller and join you to play one of our multiplayer titles, or challenge someone to take turns at a single-player game! Ettin Con encourages video games as a way to play together
10:00am - 4:00pm Main Hall, Warhammer Table
The friendly team from Warhammer Penrith return to demonstrate Warhammer painting techniques and gameplay
Each year, the town calls on their allies, a peaceful goblin tribe from the western wood, to construct a trial dungeon, filled with puzzles, traps and monsters, so six youngsters can use their training to prove themselves. This is an ideal session for child-with-guardian duos or trios, and a great opportunity for new players.
The only thing that feels more magical than magic is, of course, romance. This game blends Jane Austen with the arcane arts to create a world where magic is mundane and marriage is still the most important question. The major characters may not all be in love, but they’re certainly chasing the most advantageous connection. And if they need a little magic to find it, well, that’s perfectly respectable.
Relics is a unique RPG about memory and mythology. Players are fallen angels trapped on earth and hunting answers as much as demons. In this adventure, they stumble onto a dead government agent who knows a lot about them, and then things get worse...
A city of old still stands here. It is a feared, hated place, long abandoned. Like so many of their enclaves, though, movement has been sighted there recently, especially by night. What is the strange green glow in that black-windowed hell, and what doom lies in store if none dare its shadows?
It used to be better, of course it did. In the golden age of legend, when there was enough to eat and enough hope...Now we've got this. Hardholders & Angels, Savvyheads & Hocuses. Choppers, Gunluggers, Battlebabes & Drivers. Skinners, Maestros & Brainers! All of them, running constant battle against there's not enough & bullets fly & everything breaks...And you, who are you? What are you going to make of it?
Embark on an exciting Dungeon & Dragons adventure, Hunt For The Thessalhydra, "created" by the character Mike from the Netflix Original Series, Stranger Things! You'll be using the same rules they did in the 80's.
Another routine cargo run. Another meager paycheck. But it's better than starving or having your ship blow a coil in deep space. One little ping bounced off your sensors can lead to a world of hurt. But maybe it's a way out of this life of drudgery and corporate slavery? Surely it can't hurt to take a look...In space, no one can hear you scream.