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CAV: Strike Operations at ReaperCon 2016!

 

For this year’s ReaperCon I’ve decided to try something a little different than what we have done at in the past. Rather than schedule “hard†events at specific times we will running a variety of events throughout the entirety of the convention so people can come and go as their schedule permits. We found this format worked really well at CAVCon and am excited to see how it goes at ReaperCon 2016!

 

This year’s events will include:

 

Featured Organized Play Event

CAV: Strike Operations “The Battle of New Vesta†Malick Pass

 

After the disastrous march across the Treark Plains, the 7th Dornheim Brigade “The Iron Shieldâ€, pushes on in their attempt to capture the starport at Goltek City. The Adonese fire-base at Malick Pass continues to fire volley after volley of cruise missiles at the 7th and every attempt by Ritterlich fighter-bombers to take out the facility have been unsuccessful with heavy losses of aircraft.

The 7th’s commander, Brigadier Molden Franz has sent his 12th Regiment to climb the mountain and take the base from the Adonese defenders, elements of the Regiment 14 “Iron Wood†and mercenaries from Ophelia’s Orphans.

 

EVENT INFORMATION:

Our featured scenario this year carries over story elements from our last Kickstarter, allowing players to participate in one of the opening “salvos†of the First Galactic War! Check in at CAVHQ to see scheduled start times.

 

CAV: Strike Operations Open Gaming

Players are encouraged to bring a Force Group of 5000 TVP of their favorite faction (per the Force Group Selection rules, p. 39 CAV: Strike Operations. Upgrades and Force Group Specializations are in use) to face off with other players throughout the show. Various gaming boards will be available for play to allow players a chance to show which faction rules supreme!

 

CAV: Strike Operations Basic Training

Join us as we drop new recruits into the “fire†as they learn to pilot a CAV for the first time outside the simulators. Drill instructors will be available throughout the show to teach pilots the basic skills required for playing CAV: Strike Operations.

 

EVENT INFORMATION:

No experience required. This event is designed to teach new players the basics in CAV: Strike Operations and typically will be completed in 30 minutes or less. All materials provided. Certificates for completing training.

 

CAV: Strike Operations Paint & Take

A great opportunity for miniature painters, new and experienced. Talon Games & Reaper Miniatures has provided a collection of prepared CAV miniatures, paints, and brushes for this event throughout ReaperCon 2016. Attendees are welcome to come in and paint the provided miniatures with the provided supplies. After painting, you get to take the miniature you painted!

 

CAV: Strike Operations Open Painting

Looking for a place to work on your figures during the show? Want to exchange ideas and maybe learn a new technique or two? Then this event is for you! Throughout the show tables will be provided for attendees to sit down and paint! Reaper Master Series paints will be available for you to use as well!

 

CAV: Strike Operations Painting 101

Sit down and learn from the pros! Professional painters will be available to show you their best tips & tricks for painting CAV figures.

 

CAV: Strike Operations Terrain 101

Learn to build many of the common terrain features found in a typical CAV game!

 

CAV: Strike Operations Modeling 101

Throughout the show CAV lead modeler Chris "Thudgun" Lewis will be available to show off new models currently under design and answer any questions you may have!

 

The Future of CAV:SO

Sit down with lead game designer Jon "CAVBoss" Walker and find out what we have in store for the future of CAV:SO.

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Cool! I'll definitely be aiming to drop by for basic training.

 

 

Where/when are the various events scheduled? Are they during the 'drop in' time slots?

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Ooooooo....I'm down for the paint and take!!!

 

I also wouldn't mind doing the basic training.

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They are all at/in the CAV:HQ area as indicated on the reapercon site. We will be trying to do it as "constantly" as possible.

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The drums of war are beating!

I hear and am answering the call!

I might have to bring both the 43rd Legion and my 15th Malvernis forces so I can get in some painting too. 

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