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Back to News Listing Home of Wargamers new details revealed

Posted: Thursday, March 06, 2014 by Bart Schouten

Type: News

We are overjoyed that we are finally ready to share with you more details on the great Home of Wargamers event that will be hosted in May this year. We still are very busy with the preparations, so that everything will be run as smooth as possible during the event. We are eager to show you all the different games we are currently working on and we hope your are looking forward to the event as much as we do!

As you perhaps already know, this year Home of Wargamers will be hosted in the beautiful castle of Pavone Canavese. This is a great historical location and within the castle there are many halls and rooms that have this great medieval feel to it. We will be presenting our games in four of these stylishly restored medieval rooms. Each of these four rooms will have a theme or category, dictating the kind of games that will be on display there. Our guests will transferring from room to room, giving this year’s Home of Wargamers a unique set-up.

The room we are going to reveal to you now is called the Bishops Room. The Bishops Room will be dedicated to fantasy andscience-fiction. In this room we will present you several details on Sovereignty: Crown of Kings, The latest version of Space Program Manager and of course an update on the development of the game many sci-fi fans are waiting for; Warhammer 40.000 Armageddon.

From this point forward, we are slowly going to reveal more details on the highly anticipated Home of Wargamers event. Of course we are going to tell you about the three other rooms and the other games that will be presented there, as well as the overall plan and schedule for the event. so be sure to check the site regularly!

Home of Wargamers is hosted from 14 – 16 May in Northern Italy and you can be a part of it! Click here for more information. 

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