In preparation for the Malign Portents Coalescence event, and Malign Portents games in general, I built an upside-down Pyramid of Nagash! It’s clearly not The Big Pyramid but it’s a nice scenery piece and gives Vampire Lords on Zombie Dragons a nice place to hang out between charges. Moreover it nicely anchors our tables: We’re […]Read More Making the Inverted Pyramid of Shyish
Something every Narrative Event Organizer thinks about is what kind of awards and even prizes are appropriate to hand out to players that distinguish themselves at an event. In a tournament it might be easy enough to award prizes to the lead player and the player that brought the best painted army to share. But […]Read More Awards and Recognition for Narrative Events
Brian Orban returns with another article with advice from his experience running Coalescence last year for his local club in Falls Church, VA. […]Read More So, You Want to Run Coalescence: Malign Portents
Ships of Renown is a way to play Age of Sigmar with ships at the NOVA Open and has been a popular feature within the grand narrative event since 2016. Each player controls a ship as well as a crew of models, trading or battling on the seas off the coast of Dawnland. Many players […]Read More Ships of Renown
In September 2017 the NOVA Open tabletop wargaming convention featured Warhammer: Age of Sigmar for the third year. Players returned to the shores of Dawnland, an obscure region of Ulgu, to resume the story of Neferata’s conquest of that portion of the realm of Shadows. You can read an overview of the event on a […]Read More Grand Narrative at NOVA Open 2018
The Coalescence global narrative event in 2017 was successful because of the Narrative Event Organizers that signed up to run it for players in each respective area. We’re looking for NEOs to sign up to run one of the two events we have planned for 2018. Sign up HERE to run the event on March 17th, June […]Read More Calling All NEOs!
Excited about the upcoming Rise of Empires: Border Wars, we asked Kye Baker about his memories of last year’s event and what the Hobby Hammer team is looking forward to for this next one. Kye: Wow, well it’s been a year, so let’s see what sticks out. Of the build up to the event, it was […]Read More Rise of Empires