Tournaments and Events

Pitch Car Extravaganza

Play through a gauntlet of Ferti's Pitch Car, and reach the top of the bracket to win the Annual EC Tabletop Award! PitchCar is a dexterity game where large, wooden, puzzle-like pieces are used to construct a race track that looks very similar to a slot car track when finished.

Warmachine and Hordes Champions!

In tournaments, Warmachine and Hordes players face off in a series of games and pit their skills against a gauntlet of opponents to determine who will emerge victorious.

Kendalls Keep

Set in the world of Greyhawk in the Common Year 600. Your group has gathered at a benefactors castle to set off on a journey into the wild. Your group has been asked to stabilize a region and keep it from being raided or worse. Can you and your fellow adventurers do it? Experience a campaign run and designed by David Aho of Eclectic Hobbies, based on 1st edition AD&D with some house rules. Perfect for beginners or the experienced!

Activities

Silent Auction

Compete with other attendees in a bidding war for awesome items donated by our sponsors! Silent auction items not pictured.

Open Play

Bring your game night to GamerCon! Not interested in tournaments? No pressure! Bring a board game, play as you want, and socialize.

Vendors

Come visit tables operated by area businesses! A great way to connect with shop owners and find unique experiences and items to buy.

Lunch

Submarine sandwiches will provided for at-will donation.

Learning Sessions

Learn a new-to-you board game, or hear from a local game developer on what it's like to publish a tabletop game.

When and Where

Save the date! October 26, 2019

Doors open at 9 AM.

Tournaments begin at 10 AM, except for Warmachine.

Sessions run at various times; schedule coming September 2019.

Cedarcreek Community Church
3520 Eastwind Dr
Eau Claire, WI 54701

FAQ and Schedule

What are the convention hours?
Doors open at 9 AM. Visitors may come and go from the premises as desired. All regular convention activities are expected to end by 4 PM.

What is the Pitch Car tournament schedule?
The Pitch Car tournament runs in the morning starting at 9:30 AM.

When will lunch be served? Is the price included in the ticket?
We will cater in submarine sandwiches at 11:30 AM. Any food will be available while supplies last or until 1:30 PM. Sandwiches will available by an at-will donation and are not included in the ticket price.

Will there be learning sessions?
Yes! The organizer of the Pitch Car tournament will be teaching the following games at 1 PM: Railroad InkBiblios, and Kingdomino.

Do we need to bring board games?
Thanks to Games By James, one of our sponsors, a board game library will be available to play on-site! With their generosity, you may leave your games at home... but if you have a favorite you'd like to share or teach others, why not bring it with you?

When does the silent auction end?
Silent auction ends at 3:10 PM. This will allow time to close out the bids so that winners may be announced at 3:30. Tournament players may remain in their tournament and will be notified of their winning bid by the organizer.

When do the doors close?
The Warmachine tournament we are hosting could go much later into the evening. All Warmachine attendees are welcome to stay to the end of the tournament. Volunteer staff will be on-site performing clean up... if you really want to stay, you're welcome to help!