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GAMING EVENTS & TOURNAMENTS

A huge part of HubCon is the opportunity to get involved in all types of gaming. From X-Wing to Magic: The Gathering; Warhammer / Strategic Tabletop to RPG's. No matter what your interest or your level of ability, you'll find a number of ways to get involved in HubCon Gaming. Take the opportunity to discover something new!
 

Gaming represented at HubCon 2019 will be:

  • X-Wing Miniatures (Onyx Squadron)

  • Magic The Gathering (Mega Games Penrith)

  • Strategic Tabletop (Games Workshop & Hall of Heroes)

  • RPGs (Ettincon + Hall of Heroes)

  • Retro Gaming Central (Since Spacies & Tim Gadler)

  • Super Smash Bros. Ultimate Tournament (HubCon)

Participation into any of the gaming events requires a valid HubCon day pass.

NB: For RPG Saturday Night, as the table fills, we will add RPG events where space and GM's availability exist. All those expressing interest will be added to a wait-list. Registration on the night or early interest, please contact us.

VIDEO GAMING ACROSS THE WEEKEND

If Video Gaming is your passion, then HubCon has you covered!

 

From Super Smash Bros Ultimate tournament through to HubCon Retro Gaming Central, there's heaps of gaming opportunities to explore:

  • 'Gaming Before Google' panel, featuring Stephanie Bendixsen with the Sega Masters.

  • Pop-up retro gaming museum

  • Retro arcade video game machines 

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ALL DAY SATURDAY 13 JULY 

X-Wing Second Edition is a tactical game of ship-to-ship combat, challenging players to take control of powerful starfighters and face off against each other in fast-paced space combat. Featuring stunningly detailed and painted miniatures, X-Wing Second Edition recreates the most exciting space battles of the Star Wars saga. Select your crew, plan your manoeuvres, and open fire! The game takes only minutes to learn, but the possibilities are endless.

Learn to Play Star Wars: X-Wing

  • Join us live on stage with Onyx Squadron as their experienced space combat instructors teach you the basics of flying X-Wings and Tie Fighters (recommended for 1st time players and Star Wars super fans).

  • Allow 10-15 mins, running all day on the Main Stage

Star Wars: X-Wing Furball Battle Royale

  • So you’ve graduated basic flight school and want to duke it out against other pilots? Sign up on the day for this 7 player 'Battle Royale' variation of X-Wing which puts you into the cockpit flying the most iconic pilots from the Star Wars galaxy

  • Recommended for players who’ve competed Learn to Play or are experienced table top gamers).

  • Allow 2-4 hours, running at set start times dependent on player demand on the Main Stage

 

Onyx Squadron World Cup 2.3

  • If you’ve played X-Wing before or are ready to fly your squad against a wide range of adversaries, Onyx Squadron are hosting the next round of their X-Wing World Cup. This will be an Extended Format, 6 Swiss Round event.

  • Registration details TBC 

  • Full day event running from 10am till late with breaks after each round on the Main Stage

Explore the world of Onyx Squadron

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1223725924392410/

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Star Wars: X-Wing Second Edition 

ALL DAY SUNDAY 14 JULY

The most popular trading card game in the world comes to HubCon thanks to Mega Games Penrith.

In Magic: The Gathering, each player constructs a deck from a pool of cards that becomes their spellbook. Cast powerful spells; use artifacts and summon mystical creatures to defeat your opponent - choose from hundreds (and sometimes thousands!) of cards to become the ultimate Planeswalker.

 

Mega Games will present a range of tournament events, registration on the day:

  • 1st event – Standard Deck Event, Start 10am, Cost $10, Prizes include playmat for first place and boosters and promos for all players.

  • 2nd event – Repack Sealed Event, Start Midday, Cost $10 ( includes 5 repacks ), Prizes include boosters and promos for all players.

  • 3rd event – Modern Deck Event, Start 2pm, Cost $10, Prizes include Playmat for first place and boosters and promos for all players.

Presented by Mega Games Perni

ALL WEEKEND EVENTS

Hall of Heroes Campbelltown presents a range of Gaming activities, demonstrations and workshops throughout the weekend.

Saturday & Sunday - Green Room 1

A range of different gaming systems will be on display for you to try over the weekend.

Saturday & Sunday - Green Room 2

Dungeons & Dragons gaming demonstrations and classes.

Saturday 11.30am - 4pm - Meeting Room 2

Paint & take Miniature painting workshop.

A drop-in workshop to learn basic skills and techniques in painting tabletop gaming miniatures.

Saturday - All day - theatre stage

In partnership with Onyx Squadron, 'Learn to play' X-Wing gaming sessions.

SATURDAY 13 JULY FROM 6PM

Combining high-action dungeon crawling with cutting-edge rules, Dungeon World is a roleplaying game of fantasy adventure. You and your friends will explore a land of magic and danger in the roles of adventurers searching for fame, gold, and glory.

Dungeon World’s award-winning rules are easy to learn and always drive the action forward in unexpected ways. A missed roll is never a dead end—failure introduces new complexities and complications. Life as an adventurer is hard and dangerous but it’s never boring!

Tonight's session will be run by Matt from the Ettin Games Association, a Blue Mountains non-profit group. For more information, visit www.EttinCon.org.

Spaces strictly limited to a maximum of 6. Event runs 2-3 hours.

Pre-registration essential. Contact: info@hubcon.com.au

NB: As the table fills, we will add RPG events, where space and GM's availabilities exist. All those expressing interest will be added to a wait-list.