Blog

Hobbies

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…

2019 Events

January Events

Warmonkey III, 20th January
Mighty Ape, Auckland
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Dangone 40K, 28th January
Sturges West Community House, Auckland
Warhammer 40,000 random doubles
Visit the Event Page for more details.

February Events

Warclouds 2019, 2nd & 3rd February
Woolston Club, Christchurch
Warhammer 40,000, Age of Sigmar
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Over the Top, 9th & 10th February
Hamilton
Warhammer 40K, Age of Sigmar, Middle Earth Battles
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Star Wars Destiny Regional Championship, 10th February
Mighty Ape, Auckland
Star Wars Destiny
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Lords of Warmonkey, 16th & 17th February
Mighty Ape, Auckland
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Charicon, 23rd & 24th February
Hutt International Boys School, Trentham
Warhammer 40,000, DBMM, Bolt Action, Guild Ball, Flames of War, Team Yankee, Age of Sigmar
Visit the Event Page for more details.

March Events

The Long War, 16th March
Wellington
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Tempest 40K, 30th March
Woolston Club, Christchurch
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

April Events

NZTC: 40K Team Championships, April 6th & 7th
Mighty Ape, Auckland
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Natcon, April 19th-21st
Kapiti College, Paraparaumu
Team Yankee, Bolt Action, Warmachine, SW: Armada, Age of Sigmar & more.
Visit the Event Page for more details.

May Events

The Long War, 4th May
Wellington
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Mighty Ape Warhammer 40K Event, 11th & 12th May
Mighty Ape, Auckland
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Notorious Hammer, 18th & 19th May
Wellington
Age of Sigmar
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

Maelstrom XII, 25th & 26th May
Khandallah, Wellington
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

June Events

Nicon, 1st & 2nd June
Whanganui
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

Southcon, 1st & 2nd June
Dunedin
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

D Day Anniversary Event, 8th & 9th June
Mighty Ape, Auckland
Bolt Action & Flames of War
Visit the Event Page for more details.

July Events

The Long War, 6th July
Wellington
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Panzerschreck, 13th & 14th July
Palmerston North
Team Yankee
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

North Wars, 13th & 14th July
Auckland
Flames of War, Age of Sigmar, Warhammer 40K, 9th Age
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

August Events

Call to Arms, 3rd & 4th August
St Patrick's College, Wellington
Warhammer 40K, Age of Sigmar, Infinity, Kings of War & more
Visit the Event Page for more details.

September Events

The Long War, 7th September
Wellington
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Rallypoint, 21st & 22nd September
Hamilton
Flames of War, Warmachine
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

Fields of Blood, 28th & 29th September
Wellington
Warhammer 40K
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

October Events

TeamWars, 5th & 6th October
Auckland
Save the date, event details to be confirmed.

Iron Monkey, October 12th & 13th
Mighty Ape, Auckland
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

The Long War, 19th October
Wellington
Warhammer 40,000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

Warpstorm XII, Saturday 26th October
Khandallah, Wellington
Warhammer 40,0000
Visit the Event Page for more details.

November Events

Rumble in the Jungle, 16th & 17th November
Mighty Ape, Auckland
Bolt Action
Visit the Event Page for more details.

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

26 comments

You need to log in or create an account before you can post a comment.

  • 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??

  • James says: 16 January 2019, 1:01pm

    Otono Cup, June 15
    Mighty Ape
    Aristeia! the Game
    https://www.facebook.com/groups/317666932164665/?multi_permalinks=352276942036997&notif_id=1547586881858092&notif_t=feedback_reaction_generic