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Upcoming Tabletop Gaming Events in New Zealand

By David

Welcome to the Mighty Ape Hobbies Tabletop Gaming Calendar!

There's heaps of awesome tabletop gaming events and tournaments around the country each month and we're happy to be able to give these great community events a shout-out!

So take a look at what's coming up in your region…

2020 Events

January Events

Warmonkey IV, 19th January 2020
Mighty Ape, Auckland
Warhammer 40K
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Valleycon, 25th & 26th January 2020
Hutt Valley
Warhammer 40K, Age of Sigmar, DBM, Flames of War & more
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

February Events

Over The Top, 8th & 9th February 2020
Hamilton Cosmopolitan Club
Warhammer 40K ITC
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Warclouds over Woolston, 8th & 9th February 2020
Woolston Club, Christchurch
Warhammer 40K, Age of Sigmar & more to be announced
Visit the Event Page for more details.

ABBF Norsca Tournament 1: The Leap, 29th February 2020
Mighty Ape, Silverdale
Blood Bowl
Visit the Event Page for more details.

March Events

Tempest, 1st March 2020
Woolston Club, Christchurch
Warhammer 40K, Age of Sigmar & more to be announced
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Equinox, 7th & 8th March 2020
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

Fields of Blood NZ Open, 21st & 22nd March 2020
Upper Hutt Cossi Club, Upper Hutt
Warhammer 40K
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

April Events

Natcon 2020, 17th-19th April 2020
Woolston Club, Christchurch
Warhammer 40K, Age of Sigmar, DBM, Flames of War & more.
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

May Events

Nicon, 30th & 31st May
Tauranga
Warhammer 40K ITC & more to be announced
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Southcon, 30th & 31st May
Dunedin
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

June Events

Cavcon, 20th-21st June 2020
Woolston Club, Christchurch
Warhammer 40K, Age of Sigmar & more to be announced
Visit the Event Page for more details.

July Events

Battle Above the Brynderwyns, 4th & 5th July
Whangarei
Warhammer 40K ITC
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

August Events

DonkeyCon, 22nd & 23rd August 2020
Woolston Club, Christchurch
Warhammer 40K
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Lakes of Blood, 29th & 30th August
Rotorua
Warhammer 40K ITC
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

September Events

No Surrender, 26th & 27th September 2020
Woolston Club, Christchurch
Age of Sigmar, more to be announced
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Rallypoint, 26th & 27th September 2020
Hamilton Cosmopolitan Club
Flames of War & more to be announced
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

October Events

Ironmonkey, 10th & 11th October
Mighty Ape, Silverdale
Warhammer 40K ITC
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

November Events

Submit a New Event:

To submit an event you're running please leave a comment below with the following details:

  • Event Name & Date
  • Location
  • Systems Being Played
  • Website, Forum or Facebook Event link for additional information

Please note we will not promote in-store events aside from those being run by, or in association with Mighty Ape

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  • Chris says: 19 August 2015, 2:16pm

    Lords of Ruin! Get amongst it!

  • Philip says: 24 August 2015, 8:21pm

    2015 Wairarapa DBMM Two Day Event

    November 14 and 28 at the Parkvale Deerstalkers' Hall, Parkvale, Carterton

    This is exclusively a DBMM competition, two games on each day.

    Organizer is Vince Cholewa, toysoldiers111@gmail.com

  • David from Mighty Ape says: 25 August 2015, 12:21pm

    Thanks Philip, we've added those details to the November events :)

  • Steve says: 27 August 2015, 12:50pm

    The Greenstone Cup, 12-13 Sept 2015
    Surrey Hotel, Grey Lynn, Auckland
    A two day, NAF sanctioned Blood Bowl tournament
    http://nzbbn.com/viewforum.php?f=16

  • Steve says: 27 August 2015, 12:53pm

    The Mainland Bowl, 7-8 Nov 2015
    Shirley Working Men's Club, Christchurch
    A two day, NAF sanctioned Blood Bowl tournament
    http://nzbbn.com/viewforum.php?f=50

  • David from Mighty Ape says: 29 August 2015, 9:28am

    Thanks for those Steve, added them into the calendar. Go Blood Bowl!

  • Nathan says: 2 September 2015, 10:22am

    Pandemonium 2015 (Warhammer 40K)

    28th & 29th November
    Shirley Workingmens Club
    Christchurch
    For details visit...

    http://forum.nzwargamer.net/viewtopic.php?f=24&t=12683

  • David from Mighty Ape says: 2 September 2015, 1:27pm

    Cheers Nathan, we've added in those details :)

  • Joel says: 12 April 2016, 10:32pm

    SouthCon 4th & 5th June
    Forbury Park Event Centre, St Kilda, Dunedin.
    Kings of War, Warmachine & Hordes, Warhammer 40000, Flames of War, Bolt Action, X-Wing, Mordheim.
    omts.org.nz/southcon
    www.facebook.com/events/542741062553198

  • David from Mighty Ape says: 20 April 2016, 8:46am

    Thanks Joel, we've added those details now :)

  • Nathan says: 17 May 2016, 8:48pm

    Pandemonium 2016 (Warhammer 40K)
    6th & 7th August
    SHirley Workingmens Club
    Christchurch
    For details see below link...

    https://www.facebook.com/events/1142749915737578/

  • Robert says: 30 May 2016, 12:11pm

    Wellycon - New Zealand's Biggest Boardgame Convention
    4-5 June
    Wellington Girls College, Thorndon
    Wellington Central

    For more details, see below:

    www.facebook.com/wellycon.nz
    www.wellycon.org.nz

  • Sean says: 18 August 2016, 3:12pm

    Thanks for repping Lords of Ruin - once again I couldn't have done it without Mighty Ape!

  • Jayden says: 27 August 2016, 1:28pm

    Kapiti Fantasy is also a Kings of War event.

    Info will be on the same page as the 9th age info.

  • Glen says: 13 March 2017, 11:31pm

    PaizoCon Oz 13-15 October 2017
    Matamata Club, Matamata & Green Dragon Inn, Hobbiton
    Pathfinder RPG (Pathfinder Society Organized Play)
    Join the Warhorn site to register https://www.warhorn.net/events/paizocon-oz-2017
    otherwise
    https://www.facebook.com/events/261100160950765/

  • Greg says: 28 March 2017, 11:31am

    Name of event: "Back in your Pine Box"
    held on: 6th May 2017
    At: The Khandallah Scout hall Wellington
    Playing: Malifaux
    Extra information: http://themostexcellentandawesomeforumever-wyrd.com/topic/126512-back-in-your-pine-box-wellington-nz/

  • David from Mighty Ape says: 6 April 2017, 9:22am

    That's been fixed now :)

  • Peter says: 6 November 2017, 6:13pm

    Star Wars Destiny - Monthly Meetup:
    - November 17, @the Rosepark Hotel Auckland,
    - Star Wars Destiny (very casual)
    - Get in contact with us via the Auckland Destiny Group

    DestinyForGood:
    - November 25th (morning)
    - Auckland Rosepark Hotel
    - Star Wars Destiny
    - www.destinyforgood.com on the 25th November.

    contact: contact(at)destinyforgod.com

    @mightyape: We're still looking for sponsors! (hint hint, nudge nudge)

  • Ricky says: 23 November 2017, 6:19am

    Hi there,
    Does any run or know of a Catan tournament in NZ? If not how do I organise one?

  • Rob says: 11 February 2018, 11:37am

    The website about NICon in Napier on 2-3 June is live at
    https://hamiltonnzimmortals.weebly.com/nicon-2018.html

    The time scale and costs for entry are:
    Early Bird Registrations accepted from 10 Feb 18 to 28 Feb 18. Two Day Rego $40. One Day Rego $25
    Normal Registrations accepted 1 Mar 18 to 28 Apr 18. Two Day Rego $50. One Day Rego $30
    Late Rego’s and “Even-Up of Numbers” 29 Apr 18 to 20 May 18. Two Day Rego $60. One day Rego $35

    There are full players packs for
    Star Wars Legion, Bolt Action, Flames of War
    Sketch notes for
    DBMM
    Umpires are in place for
    The 9th Age, Napoleonics, Battleground 28mm

    Looking for umpires for
    40K, Age of Sigmar, Lord of the Rings, Malifaux, X-Wing, Warmachine, Bloodbowl, Guildball, FoG(N), Team Yankee

  • Carson says: 21 April 2018, 10:43am

    Call To Arms, 4th and 5th August
    St Patrick's College, Kilbirnie, Wellington
    40K, Age Of Sigmar, Flames of War, Malifaux, Infinity, DBMM
    https://warlords.org.nz

  • robert says: 4 June 2018, 6:37pm

    Event Name - Pandemonium 2018
    Location - Woolston Club, 43 Hargood Street, Woolston, Christchurch 8062
    Systems - Warhammer 40,000 and Age of Sigmar 2nd Edition

    Links:
    Age of Sigmar
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/437168783376910/about/

    Warhammer 40,000
    https://www.facebook.com/events/201108394034905/

  • John says: 10 July 2018, 8:57pm

    Bolt action at Panzerschreck as well this weekend in Palmerston North 1000pts still space to enter $25 pay on the day 5 games 3 on Saturday 2 on Sunday.

  • Peter says: 23 November 2018, 12:04pm

    Even tho, I don't know how to play the game yet it's good to see so many w40k events lined up for next year!
    Much appreciated for hearing people out Apes!

  • Martin says: 28 December 2018, 4:36pm

    No Kill Team??

  • Alexander says: 3 April 2019, 12:50pm

    Event Name & Date: Roll Initiative: Learn to play Dungeons & Dragons
    Location: Counter Culture, 211 Victoria St, Te Aro, Wellington 6011
    Systems Being Played: Dungeons and Dragons 5th Edition
    Website, Forum or Facebook Event link for additional information: https://nzgamesfest.com/events/roll-initiative/

  • Bishop says: 16 May 2019, 9:16pm

    Selwyn TableTop Day June 1st 2019
    Rolleston Community Lounge, Rolleston
    Board & Card games for everyone
    https://www.facebook.com/events/330787530903150/

  • Yvonne says: 14 July 2019, 9:53am

    Doesn't seem like anyone south of the divide plays games!

  • Jeremy says: 17 October 2019, 9:57pm

    X-Wing Hyperspace Trial, 16th and 17th November, Rose Park Hotel. X-Wing 2.0 dogfights and Epic format, official FFG prizes including invitation to World Championships. https://www.facebook.com/events/402821250389556/ or email captainbuckbeak@gmail.com

  • Jon says: 25 February 2020, 9:34am

    Star Wars Super Charity Gaming Event, 11th April 2020
    Upper Hutt Cossie Club
    X-Wing, Legion, Armada, Star Wars Miniatures Game
    https://facebook.com/events/s/star-wars-super-charity-gaming/2625977477509942/?ti=icl

  • Andrea says: 1 March 2020, 7:28pm

    Rocket league