Wargame Bootcamp at Gamex 2012 : Request List
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The Wargame Bootcamp will again be teaching and running wargames at this months Gamex (Strategicon) convention that is being held over the upcoming Memorial Day weekend in Los Angeles, CA.

When: 25th-28th May 2012 : Memorial Day Weekend
Where: Sheraton Hotel near LAX. 6101 West Century Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90045
What: Loads of board gaming, RPGs and of course < drumroll > the Wargame Bootcamp.

Convention Website: LINK

The role of the Wargame Bootcamp is to teach games to people; the Wargame Bootcamp staff are there to help you play; they will teach you the game and you make the decisions and play the game.
It does not matter if you have never played a wargame before, the Wargame bootcamp staff are there to teach you and to help you have a fun time playing the games.

We have a large variety of games, that suit all levels of gamers; so if you have minutes to spare or want to learn something more involved come and check out the Wargame Bootcamp.

To reward their participation in the Wargame Bootcamp, gamers can earn Raffle Tickets that can win them prizes in Prize Raffle; the draw will take place on Sunday evening after the bootcamp closes.

One again the Wargame Bootcamp will open on Friday afternoon and finish with Grognard Sunday and the tournament of 1989: Dawn of Freedom.

We are always getting requests for game, so...
What wargame/s would you like to play ?

Let us know by adding them to this geeklist
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1. Board Game Designer: Richard Borg
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Richard Borg will be a Guest of Honor at the con, so we will have many of Richards designs available to learn over the weekend.

Games in the Commands & Colors series have been very popular at previous cons.



Rodger B. MacGowan has kindly created a poster to publicize that Richard will be a guest of the convention.


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2. Board Game: 1989: Dawn of Freedom [Average Rating:8.00 Overall Rank:201]
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1989: Dawn of Freedom will be a featured game at this convention, we will focus on teaching the game on Saturday and then there will be a tournament for the game on Sunday.
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3. Board Game Designer: Darin A. Leviloff
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The designer of Israeli Independence and other games in the Victory Point Games States of Siege Series: Darin will also be attending the convention.

Come along and meet the designer of many popular games that pack a lot of fun in a short time span.
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4. Board Game: Advanced Squad Leader: Starter Kit #1 [Average Rating:7.78 Overall Rank:224]
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Do you guys have any copies of this one?

I've been thinking about teaching and running a weekend tournament for this.

I've seen it in the library years ago, but is no longer there.

I know the SOCAL ASL guys show up once a year, but I come every con...
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For the list of games that we will be running at the con, please refer to this other geeklist.
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6. Board Game: Unhappy King Charles! [Average Rating:7.72 Overall Rank:743]
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I've played this once, but could really use another learning game. I plan to be there Sunday.
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7. Board Game: Virgin Queen [Average Rating:8.14 Overall Rank:296]
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Any good multiplayer games ever get going?
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8. Board Game: Midway [Average Rating:6.53 Overall Rank:1939]
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I'd love to be able to squeeze in a game of this. It'd be great to use Pacific Theatre Via Midway to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Coral Sea.
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