The Indy Open and I are supporting this Grand Tournament event from The Custodes Imperialis gaming group located in Lafayette, IN just a short drive from Indianapolis.
The name of the event is Tippcon and this is the third year of the event but the 1st year they are running a grand tournament event. There are a ton of prizes and events to choose from....
You can check out the Tippcon site here. They have everything from the 40K GT event to Dystopian Wars, Uncharted Seas, Warmachine, X-wing, Warhammer Fantasy, open gaming, and more!
I attended last year and had a blast. They have upgraded to a bigger and better location to hold a ton of different gaming events and run a full fledged 64 man 40K grand tournament.
The prize support is huge from what I am told with over $1000 in prizes. A sneak peek into some of the prizes is below:
Renaissance Man: $100
Best General: $200
Second In Command: Battle Force of Choice
Best Appearance: Massive Paint, brush, conversion, basing kit
Best Sportsman: Dark Vengeance Set
Multiple Best Showings for factions Lots of prizes
Players Choice Award
The Master Tactician
And Many more!!!!
Last year Grey Knights took out Dark eldar for the top spot! Who is gonna rise to the top?
Necron Air??? Helldrake terror???? Tau drone madness???? Chaos Heralds and tons of seekers and fiends???? Ork mobs????? Grey Knights?? Space Marines?? Eldar?? Sisters of Battle??? Imperial Guard?? Dark Eldar???
Pre register today!!
by SandWyrm It's called 'Armored Warfare', and it concentrates on modern armor . Including MBTs, IFVs, etc. Looks as thoug...
by SandWyrm Long-time back40K readers may remember the set-back Chimeras I converted last July for the 'Ard Boyz Semi-Finals. I ...
By Spaguatyrine So here is my shameless plug of me and Stelek at Nova. Man look at that sexy beast!!!! On the right of course!!! Want...
by SandWyrm Wow! Has it really been a month since I last wrote a major post? Sheesh! You can blame (over)work for the hiatus. For a good ...
by SandWyrm I've been talking about 3D printing for a long time now, and like most everyone, I'd been wondering when we'd...
by SandWyrm In part one of this series , I showed you how to cut up the old standard Chimera kit, sand it, and assemble the roof pieces f...
With 'Ard Boyz over (for now), I'm back to my modeling and painting projects. The latest is a set of 3 Chimeras that I've conve...
by SandWyrm Love your blog and I love your articles about painting and color theory. It's a unique thing your blog has to offer so giv...
by Sandwyrm Battlefront's John Paul has promised to 'think about' listened to their fans and compromised on their BF-on...
By Spaguatyrine So for years now I have read and heard about how broken Space Marines are and how GW..
By TheGraveMind So I decided I'm going to take a week or two off of gaming, and work on my army looks. For starters I have two drop p...
by SandWyrm So there I was at Hobbytown USA, fruitlessly looking for more Tamaya desert-colored spraypaint, when I accidentally fou...
By TheGraveMind Well, here is my review of the Space Marine game. It is a little late, but we'll just say I've been busy with sc...