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Aug
2
Sun
Junior Braves Survival Guide—Virtual RPG Session @ Virtual Event—Roll20
Aug 2 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

You are Junior Braves – young scouts who are learning outdoors skills, good citizenship, and teamwork. You’ll return home from a camping trip to find a doomsday event has brought civilization as you knew it to an end…

Join Barrister Glenn for a virtual one-shot session of the new roleplaying game, Junior Braves Survival Guide to the Apocalypse.

To participate: Meet in the #lobby room on Discord at the event’s start time.

No materials or prior experience required. All game mechanics will be explained as we play.

Free RPG Day Series
This event is part of a four-week series, featuring content and adventures from Free RPG Day 2020.
Find the entire event series here!

Accounts you’ll need in order to take part
Roll20 (free account)
Discord (free account)
———Join the Board Game Barrister Discord channel here.

More about Junior Braves Survival Guide and the Kids on Bikes RPG system
Based on the Junior Braves of the Apocalypse graphic novel series and the easy-to-learn Kids on Bikes system, this Quickstart Adventure will introduce you to the basic rules of the game, allowing you to play through a quick scenario.

Aug
6
Thu
Cartographers—Virtual Game Night @ Online Event—Tabletopia.com
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm

Join us on Tabletopia for a virtual game of Cartographers!

In Cartographers, you’ll compete to become the most reputable map-maker in the land. Each season, you’ll draw on your map sheet and score against unique conditions at the end of the season.

Signups: 6PM-6:30PM
Barrister Host: Theo
Seats per Table: 6

New to the game? No worries!
The game rules will be covered for those who are new to the game, or who need a refresher.

Free accounts you’ll need to play:

To Join: Meet in the room named “tabletopia” in our Discord at the event’s start time.

 

More about Tabletopia
This online browser-based board gaming platform provides free access to tons of interactive great board games. Your host will create a room and provide a link for joining that room.

Aug
8
Sat
Virtual Painting Workshop—Young Red Dragon @ Virtual Event - Google Meet
Aug 8 @ 11:00 am

Join us for a virtual painting event, where we’ll all paint the same miniature together!

Our community host, Bob, will share techniques and tips on how to make your Young Red Dragon look great.

The Google Meet link for this virtual event will be shared on the Facebook event page on the day of the event.

Find your Young Red Dragon in our Online Store!

 

Suggested Paints & Tools, from your host:
The linked items below are the specific paints our host, Bob, will be using to paint his miniature at the event, and are meant as suggestions. You are absolutely welcome to use the list as a general guide for what shades and colors of paints to have on hand.

Tools
A larger base coat brush, a detail brush , and a big beat-up brush for dry-brushing the scales.

Grey Seer Primer
“I’d recommend that everyone give their dragon a primer coat of Grey Seer spray beforehand, even over the flame effect part of the miniature.”

Base Paint—Grey Seer Base
Flesh Tearer’s Red

Skeleton Horde
Cygor Brown
Black Templar
Iyandan Yellow
Gryph Hound Orange

A Bright White
A Bone White
A solid Matte Black
A Bright Red
An Earth Tone shade paint or wash

Aug
9
Sun
Root RPG—Virtual RPG Session @ Virtual Event—Roll20
Aug 9 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

In the Root RPG, you’ll take on the roles of wandering vagabonds—heroes, rogues, and adventurers who have the potential to change the fate of the Woodland—and you’ve just wandered into Pellenicky Glade…

Join Barrister Glenn for a virtual one-shot session of the new roleplaying game, Root, based on the popular board game of the same name.

To participate: Meet in the #lobby room on Discord at the event’s start time.

No materials or prior experience required. All game mechanics will be explained as we play.

Free RPG Day Series
This event is part of a four-week series, featuring content and adventures from Free RPG Day 2020.
Find the entire event series here!

Accounts you’ll need in order to take part
Roll20 (free account)
Discord (free account)
———Join the Board Game Barrister Discord channel here.

 

Aug
14
Fri
Virtual Magic (Brawl • Prizes) Arena Event @ Virtual Event - Magic Arena
Aug 14 @ 6:10 pm

Welcome to Virtual Magic! Each week, we’ll play a different format on Magic Arena.

Format: Brawl 1v1
Rounds: Best-of-One

Entry will begin at 6:10PM
There will be a message in Discord announcing the beginning of the entry window.
Event start time is 6:30PM

Spectators are welcome to hang out and watch games that are being streamed in Discord.

Prizes

  • All participants* will receive one promo pack of their choice
    • (currently available for in-store pickup; pack selection dependent on our promo supply)
  • Top 4 will receive a $3 discount code for Magic the Gathering items in our online store!

Get all the information you’ll need to join in!

Accounts you’ll need in order to take part:
Magic Arena (free account)
Discord (free account)
———Join the Board Game Barrister Discord channel here.

 

*Players must participate in all rounds of the event in order to qualify for the promo pack participation prize.

Aug
16
Sun
Overlight—Virtual RPG Session @ Virtual Event—Roll20
Aug 16 @ 3:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Explore The Lost Spire of Tziuhquatl, an adventure rife with mystery and intrigue, and don’t ignore that feeling that someone important to your group may be in great danger…

Join Barrister Glenn for a virtual one-shot session of the  roleplaying game, Overlight.

To participate: Meet in the #lobby room on Discord at the event’s start time.

No materials or prior experience required. All game mechanics will be explained as we play.

Free RPG Day Series
This event is part of a four-week series, featuring content and adventures from Free RPG Day 2020.
Find the entire event series here!

Accounts you’ll need in order to take part
Roll20 (free account)
Discord (free account)
———Join the Board Game Barrister Discord channel here.

More about Overlight
Overlight is a fantasy roleplaying game of kaleidoscopic journeys: a visceral, dangerous, and brightly-colored setting. Characters will search for personal meaning among a fantastic, sometimes violent, and overwhelming world.

Aug
21
Fri
Virtual Magic (Standard• Prizes) Arena Event @ Virtual Event - Magic Arena
Aug 21 @ 6:10 pm

Welcome to Virtual Magic! Each week, we’ll play a different format on Magic Arena.

Format: Standard
Rounds: Two Best-of-Three Rounds

Entry will begin at 6:10PM
There will be a message in Discord announcing the beginning of the entry window.
Event start time is 6:30PM

Spectators are welcome to hang out and watch games that are being streamed in Discord.

Prizes

  • All participants* will receive one promo pack of their choice
    • (currently available for in-store pickup; pack selection dependent on our promo supply)
  • Top 4 will receive a $3 discount code for Magic the Gathering items in our online store!

Get all the information you’ll need to join in!

Accounts you’ll need in order to take part:
Magic Arena (free account)
Discord (free account)
———Join the Board Game Barrister Discord channel here.

 

*Players must participate in all rounds of the event in order to qualify for the promo pack participation prize.

Sep
4
Fri
GlennCon Online @ Virtual Event
Sep 4 – Sep 6 all-day

GlennCon is going virtual in 2020

Join us for a weekend of tabletop gaming—online!

Attending GlennCon is completely free. So log in, see what’s playing, and get gaming.

Ready to game?
Join our Board Game Barrister Discord server, where the event will take place.

The GlennCon Online Schedule of Events is available now!

*Many online board gaming platforms are free-to-play, but some game sessions may be hosted on Tabletop Simulator or other platforms that carry an initial download cost. The GlennCon schedule will list the platform on which each game will be played.

Host a Game for your fellow attendees!
If there’s a game you’d like to run at GlennCon Online, we’d love to add you to the schedule!

TO HOST A GAME:

  • Verify that the game is playable through an online platform.
    • That platform should be accessible to everyone.
    • Platforms that carry a cost, like Tabletop Simulator, are acceptable.
  • Join our Discord Server
    • Your event will have dedicated Discord rooms for both text and voice chat.
  • Fill out this form to tell us about your event.
    • Include the platform you plan to run (voice chat will be available in your Discord room)
    • Include any information your players will need ahead of time.
  • Be familiar with your gaming platform.
    • Of course, we expect to run into some technology hiccups throughout the weekend, so don’t feel like you need to understand every line of code for the platform you’re using.
  • Give yourself a hug, from us. Thanks for being a part of GlennCon!
Sep
25
Fri
Virtual Magic—Best-of-Three Standard @ Online Event—Discord & MtG Arena
Sep 25 @ 6:10 pm – 8:00 pm

Welcome to Virtual Magic! Each week, we’ll play a different format on Magic Arena.

Format: Standard
Rounds: Two Best-of-Three Rounds
Entry: Free Event

Entry will begin at 6:10PM
–There will be a message in Discord announcing the beginning of the entry window–
Event start time is 6:30PM

Spectators are welcome, and may watch games that are being streamed in Discord.

Get all the information you’ll need to join in

(Friday Night Magic at Home—this Virtual Magic event will occur alongside our weekly all-day FNM at Home event. Find out more about FNM at Home here.)

• Top 4 will receive a promo code for Magic the Gathering items in our online store!
• All participants* will receive one promo pack of their choice
(currently available for in-store pickup; pack selection dependent on our promo supply, found here)*Players must participate in all rounds of the event in order to qualify for the promo pack participation prize.

 

Oct
2
Fri
Virtual Magic—Best-of-Three Pauper @ Online Event—Discord & MtG Arena
Oct 2 @ 6:10 pm

Welcome to Virtual Magic! Each week, we’ll play a different format on Magic Arena.

Format: Pauper
Rounds: Two Best-of-Three Rounds
Entry: Free Event

Entry will begin at 6:10PM
–There will be a message in Discord announcing the beginning of the entry window–
Event start time is 6:30PM

Spectators are welcome, and may watch games that are being streamed in Discord.

Get all the information you’ll need to join in

(Friday Night Magic at Home—this Virtual Magic event will occur alongside our weekly all-day FNM at Home event. Find out more about FNM at Home here.)

• Top 4 will receive a promo code for Magic the Gathering items in our online store!
• All participants* will receive one promo pack of their choice
(currently available for in-store pickup; pack selection dependent on our promo supply, found here)*Players must participate in all rounds of the event in order to qualify for the promo pack participation prize.