One of the oldest forms of tabletop gaming, war-gaming is a hobby unto itself. Whether you are a longtime wargamer or interested in just getting started the Long Island Tabletop Gaming Expo has something for you!
Play or spectate one of our larger tournaments, such as Guild Ball or Warmachine & Hordes, or visit the Demo Zone for a taste of what these games have to offer. Join us in the freeplay zone to earn points and prizes, or sit in on one of our painting and hobbying classes to learn more about how this hobby can inspire your inner artist.
New to wargaming? Never had a chance to get into a game? The Demo Zone is for you! Our team of talented, friendly wargamers is on hand to show you a number of games and settings, such as:
Everything you need to try the above games will be provided for you. Come down, bring a friend and get your game on!
Warmachine & Hordes
One of the biggest games in wargaming, Warmachine & Hordes is a steam punk fantasy tabletop miniatures game by Privateer Press where two armies battle it out for supremacy! This year the Long Island Tabletop Gaming Expo is a proud participant in the Warmachine Weekend 2018 Wild Card Points series. That means playing in our event awards you points towards the wildcard spot in the Warmachine Weekend 2018 invitational.
Free Entry with admission to the Expo and registration on Conflict Chamber
Event Start: 11am
Second List Optional
To ensure a timely start of the event, please pre-register below by 8/4/18.
If we have <32 players, the entire event will take place Saturday. If we have 32-64 players the final rounds will take place Sunday.
Privateer Press has also sponsored our Freeplay area. Tabletop gaming veterans of the Northeast (and far farther!) may recognize some familiar settings, as the Long Island Tabletop Gaming Expo has inherited these amazing theme boards from our friends up north, CaptainCon!
Come down to the Iron Arena to play games for points and prizes!
Hey Sports Fans! One of the up and coming names in Tabletop Miniatures is Guild Ball by Steamforged Games. Players act as coaches, guiding their six man team to victory. This year, Steamforged Games is sponsoring events that get to 30 or more players by awarding the winners of these events a free pass to SteamCon USA! Come get us to 32 players for a fully sponsored event!
Entry Fee: Entry fee now included with admission to the expo!
Regional Cup Format
We have a maximum of 32 spots, so please register on longshanks!
In the grim darkness of the The granddaddy of them all, no tabletop wargaming expo would be complete without Warhammer 40k. For our event, we will be using the Independent Tournament Circuit format (full rules can be found here).
Entry fee: Entry fee now included with admission to the expo!
Army Composition: 2000 points, 3 detachment limit, Must be Battleforged
Please bring two copies of your army list, neatly written.
ITC Champion Missions
3 rounds swiss
2 hour round length
Registration begins: 10AM
Tournament Start: 12PM
Age of Sigmar
Fresh with a new edition, Age of Sigmar is one of the most popular and fastest growing tabletop games out there today. We will be using the General’s Handbook 2018 Matched play and Pitched Battle rules.
Sunday, Registration: 10 AM. Tournament Starts: 11AM
Entry Fee: Entry fee included with admission to the expo!
Army Composition: Vanguard level
Other Units: Any Number
Allied Units (pts): 200 pts or less.
3 rounds Swiss (Win: 3 points, Draw: 1 point, Loss: 0 points)
We will be rolling for scenarios a half hour before each round starts.