Historicon 2012 - Fredericksburg VA July 19 to 22

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Historicon 2012 - Fredericksburg VA July 19 to 22

Post by Speck » Tue May 22, 2012 9:55 pm

Historicon 2012

This year Historicon is in Fredericksburg VA, for more information visit www.historicon.org for more details about the convention center and location of the show. Below are the events that we are running at the convention, see you there.

Thursday
Battletech - Poker Run Time 12 PM Length 5 Hours
Poker Run is Battletech meets Poker with a bit of a twist. Each player will select a Mech and depending on the BV2, it will determine their G/P Skill. Players can earn and lose cards based on events each turn. Whoever has the best hand at the end of the game will win.

Battletech - Eagle and Fist: Deadliest MechWarrior Time 6 PM Length 5 Hours
"Welcome to Deadliest Mechwarrior. In each edition we will cover 2 units from across
the inner Sphere, Clans and Periphery and pit them in head to head combat using detailed
simulations. In this installment we will be covering the elite of the Free Worlds League Military,
the 1st Knights of the Inner Sphere and the 6th Lyran Guards"

Battletech - Assault on New Earth Time 12 PM Length 4 Hours
Before the SLDF could liberate the Terran Hegemony, they need a base of operations. This base just happened to be the Rim Worlds Republic. Join the fight for securing the Republic Capital.

Battletech - King of the Hill Time 7 PM Length 4 Hours
Who will be crowned the King of the Hill. Each player will select a Mech and depending on the BV2, it will determine their G/P Skill. Players can earn and lose points based on events each turn. Whoever has the the highest points at the end of the game will win.

Battletech – Grinder 1 Time 12 PM Length 2 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Battletech – Grinder 2 Time 2 PM Length 3 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Battletech – Grinder 3 Time 5 PM Length 3 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Battletech – Grinder 4 Time 8 PM Length 3 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Friday
Battletech - Wicked Day Time 12 PM Length 5 Hours
After the Clans lost the Great Refusal to the reborn Star League, the Nova Cats were abjured for joining the league forces and were given 30 days to leave clan space. Several of the more aggressive clans including the Jade Falcons and Ice Hellions attacked the lightly defended Nova Cat holdings within a week indiscriminately attacking civilians and military forces alike. During this dark hour there seemed little hope for the Nova Cats' survival.... Unexpectedly, aid came from both the Diamond Sharks and Snow Ravens.... Battles ensued without the traditional Zellibrigen honor rules and caused catastrophic damage to many of the former Nova Cat cities and holdings during their exodus to the innersphere.

Battletech - Circle of Death: Tag Team Time 6 PM Length 5 Hours
The Circle of Death is a tag team event, Mechwarriors will have two mechs, a total of 4,500 BV2. Gunnery and Piloting will be 3/4 and not based on BV2. Join the fight to survive the Circle of Death

Battletech - Gettysburg, Day 1, Simulation Time 12 PM Length 5 Hours
Enter the simulation of one of te greatest battles in Terra's history during the Civil War in the old nation of America. This simulation takes place during Day 1 of the battle between the Confederates and Union.

Battletech - To Catch a Dragon Time 7 PM Length 4 Hours
"The Fighting Urakhai had been pressing against the 24th Regulars. Every time though that it appeared that they would be able to corner the regulars and force them to surrender the regulars would fall back.
At the last engagement the 24th Deiron made a break for a nearby badlands which was known to the locals a s Sherwood Forest to pull the Urakhai into a protracted engagement. In an effort to stop the 24th Deiron from making it to Sherwood the Urkai sent a company of 'Mechs to cut off the 24th's escape route and hopefully force them to a final engagement."

Battletech – Grinder 1 Time 11 AM Length 3 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Battletech – Grinder 2 Time 2 PM Length 3 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Battletech – Grinder 3 Time 5 PM Length 3 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Battletech – Grinder 4 Time 8 PM Length 3 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Saturday
Battletech - BattleTag Time 11 AM Length 6 Hours
This year's Commandothon will feature BattleTag, a game of soul-crushing tag featuring tanks, 30-foot murder-machines, and a universal fear for IT.

Battletech - Clan Grand Melee Time 8 PM Length 5 Hours
The Trial for Bloodright is going to start and your only way to get in is by winning the Grand Melee. Select any Clan Mech (omni or standard) of any BV2, but the gunnery and piloting of the Mech is determined by the BV. The top three MechWarriors will receive prizes.

Battletech – Grinder 1 Time 11 AM Length 3 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Battletech – Grinder 2 Time 2 PM Length 3 Hours
The Grinder is a free for all Battletech Demo game where new (or returning) players will be taught using the Introductory Rules. You start out with a Light Mech and as you die, you advance up to the next weight class. The winner of this round will get a spot in the Grinder Championship Saturday evening.

Battletech – Grinder Championship Time 5 PM Length 6 Hours
The Grinder Championship will determine who the best MechWarrior of the Grinder is. MechWarrior will start with a Medium Mech and as you die, advance up to the next weight class. Once the player dies as an Assault Mech, you are done.
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Post by Steve Ronin » Wed May 23, 2012 10:50 am

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