April 23 - 25, 2004


Master Schedule for Spring Gathering 2004

Updated 4/7/04

Friday Master Grid
Saturday Master Grid
Sunday Master Grid

Registration is $30.00 at the door; you are no longer able to pre-register for any events.


The Event Listing contains vital information about each event, in the format shown below:

Event ID; Type of Event; Event Name; Event Author. Event Description. Event Day & Time; Round (1); Materials (2). Level (3); Attitude (4), Age Notification (5). Next Round (6) (if applicable); See Also: Repetition of event or round (if applicable).

In the interest of conserving space, repeat listings of the same event or multiple round events will contain only the title, a reference to the first listing, time and round information. Note that prizes are usually NOT listed; all prizes will be gallery level certificates (or applicable awards), unless otherwise specified. In the case of cash prizes, Double Exposure reserves the right to withdraw the grand prize based on attendance of the specific event. All cash prizes will be MAILED to the winners within 60 days of the end of Spring Gathering 2004.

Notes:

(1) One Session; One round; 1 of x = First round, etc.; 1A of x = Same round repeated elsewhere.

(2) All Materials Provided (except dice); All Materials Offered (except dice), but feel free to bring your own; Bring Your Own Materials (and characters, if applicable).

(3) Beginners ONLY; Beginners Welcome; Knowledge of rules Necessary; Experts ONLY.

(4) Very Silly; Silly; Fun; Serious; Very Serious.

(5) All Ages; 17 & Over ONLY.

(6) All "Next Round" listings show which specific round or session you will be scheduled for automatically if you advance. This information is vital, and you should be aware of it, although you CAN reserve an alternate selection which takes place at the same time as a future advancement round. At the appropriate time, you will cancel one or the other.


N001: LIVING GREYHAWK; "By Cunning and Forced Cause" by David Baker. You are asked to deliver a book to a wizard living in Longfield, a hamlet just within the borders of Theocracy of the Pale. Longfield is a quiet hamlet plagued by the legendary Swampwood Beast. The beast's next target asks you to help defeat the evil creature. Your investigation may reveal how to send the beast to the afterlife, or you may become its next victim. An adventure for character levels 2 through 12. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N021.

N002: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Old Secrets Never Die" by Rich Marflak. "Wanted: An experienced reconnaissance and recovery team for a mission of national security. All interested and qualified parties should report to Viscount Richart Jorgos in Jaedrae." A Keoland Regional adventure for APLs 4-12. This is the fourth module in the "Hool" series. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N008.

N003: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Active Imagination" by Keith Palm and Judy Rudolph. A soul of evil comes closer to its twisted plan with every beat of its heart. In a dementation of a man's innocent dream, death and danger stalk the innocent. A Keoland Regional adventure for APLs 2-12, and the final installment in the "Baron of Dilwych" series. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N014, N020.

N004: LIVING ARCANIS; "A House Divided" by Jeff Boyce. To the Dwarves of Solanos Mor, loyalty to the Enclave comes above all else. Yet some events can divide even the closest of peoples. On this day, heroes may find themselves answering the age-old question of if, and when, the ends justify the means. This adventure is Part One of the "Dwarves of Onara" series. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N016, N026.

N005: LIVING DEATH; "Set In Stone" by John Richardson and Sean Flaherty. The White Rose has sent you to Athens, Greece to investigate some strange happenings. Are they related to the Followers of Set or to these new athletic competitions? Only a careful investigation will determine the truth. For heroes of all levels, although a group of all first level heroes will have difficulty. The Living Death Campaign uses a d20 System version of the Masque of the Red Death rules. The Campaign Sourcebook is available as a free download at www.livingdeath.org Saturday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N023.

N006: LIVING FORCE; "At Your Service" by Ron Heintz. The Wookiee-run Comet Broom service helps to keep the path through Cularin's Comet Cloud clear, so that traffic can travel through safely. Now, though, something has gone wrong, and it's up to the heroes of Cularin to find out what - or who - is behind it. A stand alone adventure for heroes levels 1-9. Saturday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N018.

N007: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Crimes of the Heart" by Keith Palm. The Scarlet Brotherhood has been delving into the Dreadwood and the Silent Ones want you to hunt them down. This two-round Keoland regional adventure supports APLs 4-10 and is part 2 of the "Barony of Dilwych" series. Players will automatically advance to round 2. Saturday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; Round 1 of 2; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. Next Round: N013.

N008: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Old Secrets Never Die". See N002. Saturday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round.

N009: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Hope, Entwined" by Shawn Merwin. Recent events in the Viscounty of Nume Eor and the Hool Marsh Protectorate have drawn the attention of the King himself. A Keoland Regional adventure for APLs 2-12 and the fifth and final installment in the "Hool" series. Saturday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N019, N025.

N010: LIVING ARCANIS; "Grains of Sand" by Brian Schoner. Caravans have been disappearing on the southern edge of the Forsaken Wastes. Is it the work of common thieves, or something far more sinister? A Living Arcanis hard point adventure for characters 1st to 11th level. Characters not within this level range may not be played in this scenario. Saturday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N022.

N011: LIVING DEATH; "A Bite Before Dying" by David Samuels. A trip to New York in late April of 1897 is the start of a new mission. Three detectives who were looking into disappearances in upstate New York are apparently missing and now the Society wants you to find out what happened to them. Few assignments for the Society are ever as simple as they first sound. A Living Death adventure for heroes of 5th through 13th level. This adventure has lots of investigative opportunities. Saturday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N017.

N012: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Witch Hunt" by Theron Martin. "Ware the old ways, my son, and suffer not the servants of the Old Ones to live. Raise stake and flame, that their evil may be cleansed from the land in the fires of purity." The old admonition has been passed down for generations in Dunmarsh, but has manifested. An adventure for characters of levels 3-14. Saturday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N024.

N013: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Crimes of the Heart". See N007. Saturday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; Round 2 of 2. Previous Round(s): N007.

N014: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Active Imagination". See N003. Saturday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round. See Also: N020.

N015: LIVING ARCANIS; "Wake" by Brian Schoner. Wake (n.) 1. a watch held over the body of a dead person; "they are holding a wake for the murdered dwarf tonight." 2. a track or path left behind a moving object; "the killer left a trail of bloody corpses in his wake." (v.) To bring someone or something back to a state of consciousness; "such actions may wake something best left asleep" Saturday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: N027.

N016: LIVING ARCANIS; "A House Divided". See N004. Saturday, 3:00PM - 7:00PM; One Round. See Also: N026.

N017: LIVING DEATH; "A Bite Before Dying". See N011. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round.

N018: LIVING FORCE; "At Your Service". See N006. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round.

N019: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Hope, Entwined". See N009. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round. See Also: N025.

N020: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Active Imagination". See N003. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round. See Also: N014.

N021: LIVING GREYHAWK; "By Cunning and Forced Cause". See N001. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round.

N022: LIVING ARCANIS; "Grains of Sand". See N010. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Round.

N023: LIVING DEATH; "Set In Stone". See N005. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round.

N024: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Witch Hunt". See N012. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round.

N025: LIVING GREYHAWK; "Hope, Entwined". See N009. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round. See Also: N019.

N026: LIVING ARCANIS; "A House Divided". See N004. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round. See Also: N016.

N027: LIVING ARCANIS; "Wake". See N015. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Round.

L028: Star Wars; "What Goes Around Comes Around" by S.Y.S. Productions. For over 40 years, the New Republic has used the threat of the Empire returning as an excuse to increase security measures and limit freedoms. The spirit that made the Rebellion has been all but buried under the crippling weight of bureaucracy. The Jedi Order, ideally the agents of freedom and justice in the Universe, have their hands full combating the seductive teachings of the Dark Academy. The Galaxy is one huge powder keg! As if that wasn't enough, there are rumors of a powerful new force abroad, and a powerful ship of unknown design. The Errant Venture floats through all of this, universally reknowned for its neutrality. Now however, a stranded general, a dead concierge and the appearance of the black ship outside its viewports throw the ship into chaos. S.Y.S. Productions brings you the second installment of their Star Wars LARP set in the unknown future of that galaxy long ago and far away. Complete information and characterization available at www.sysproductions.com. Friday, 8:00PM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L029: Divus Ex; "A God By Any Other Name" by S.Y.S. Productions. Zeus or Jupiter? Hera or Juno? Ares or Mars? As the Romans meet the Greeks, these become very, very important questions. There is only one way to settle this! When all is said and done, only one pantheon will survive...that is if ANYTHING survives a war of the Gods! Join S.Y.S. Productions for their next session of the Divus Ex Live Action Role Playing Game. Using a combination of live action and wargaming, you will find yourself immersed in a world of Gods and heroes, war and politics, where the outcome of your actions decides the fate of the world! Complete information and characterization available at www.sysproductions.com. Saturday, 11:00AM - 7:00PM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

L030: Buffy the Vampire Slayer; "A Bite From The Apple" by S.Y.S. Productions. This is it! The very first Buffy LARP ever sanctioned by Eden Studios, brought to you by Cory Stanish (an Eden beta-tester) and the rest of the S.Y.S. crew! Set in New York City in present day. A mad sorceror, already into his 100 days invulnerability, is about to achieve Ascension. A gang of vampires is about to attempt a massacre against a local gang whose drug trade is getting too big, and they don't know what the gang is comprised of. PLUS, the full moon is coming! All characters will be pre-generated and roles will be assigned in order of signup! Complete information available at www.sysproductions.com. Saturday, 8:00PM - 4:00AM; One Round; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C031: Legend of the Five Rings 40/40 Diamond Constructed Tournament. This warmup for the Kotei Emperor tournament will use standard deck construction rules. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C032: Shadowfist "One Hundred Names" Constructed Tournament. Hong Kong action fighting movies...in CCG form! Mad scientists, transformed animals, evil sorcerers and heroic martial artists fight for their very existence to control all of the world's mystic Feng Shui sites. Your deck may contain only ONE COPY of any card, with the exception of 1-cost Foundation Characters. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C033: Raw Deal "Smackdown" Constructed Tournament. Get in the ring! Raw Deal is the wrestling card game based on the exciting WWE! This will be the only time you can legally hit your friends with a chair! Standard tournament rules and deck construction rules apply. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: C105.

B034: Warhammer 40,000 Bring and Battle. Bring your best 40K army of 1,000 points and battle it out on our tabletop! All standard army construction rules are in effect. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B062, B092.

C035: Warlord: Saga of the Storm Constructed Open Format Tournament. In Warlord, players take their armies to battle in rank formations while trying to eliminate their opponent's Warlord. The game uses familiar stats like "attack bonus", "armor class" and "hit points", so those who've played D&D or D20 will practically already know how to play! No, your old cards AREN'T useless! Bring your best deck and compete against every one else. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B036: Spades. The classic game of Spades, played according to Hoyle in partnership format. An elimination tournament. Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B093.

B037: Settlers of Catan. Play an immigrant on the newly populated island of Catan. Build settlements, roads, and villages by taking commodities from the land around you. The first player to get the right combination of roads, settlements, and special cards in this great Mayfair game wins. Friday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B050.

B038: Union Pacific. The Union Pacific is one of the largest railroad companies in America with rails connecting many of the largest cities. In this famous board game from Rio Grande, players are shareholders of the railway companies and fight for the stock majorities in the companies. They also develop the railway systems by building track for the companies. By building track for the companies they have large holdings in, the players attempt to earn large dividends and end the game as the richest player! Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B039: Bang!. In this card game from Mayfair Games, the Outlaws hunt the Sheriff. The Sheriff hunts the Outlaws. The Renegade plots secretly, ready to take one side or the other. Bullets fly. Who among the gunmen is a Deputy, ready to sacrifice himself for the Sheriff? And who is a merciless Outlaw, willing to kill him? If you want to find out, just draw (your cards)! Friday, 8:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B040: Robo Rally. Wizards of the Coast's exciting robot racing game, played as an elimination tournament with expansion sets. Friday, 9:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B041: Set. The game of color, pattern, shape and number realization. Test your skill against your opponents in this elimination tournament. Friday, 9:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages.

B042: Pit. Parker Brothers' hilarious card game of tradable stocks. Sure to be the loudest game at the convention! Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages. See Also: B109.

B043: TransAmerica. In this Rio Grande strategy game, players take turns laying track, starting with separate networks. Eventually the networks connect. The first player to connect his five secret cities wins the round. Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B044: San Juan. Puerto Rico's golden age returns in this new Rio Grande game - through you! Players travel now to the capital city of this beautiful island. Who will build the most important buildings? Players build palaces, poor houses, silver smelters, gold mines, and many others - each with its own special features. The cleverest player will build well and win! Friday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B060.

B045: Apples to Apples. The hilarious game of popular notions, as players try to match concepts with themes and are subject to the voting of the group. This tournament will use all expansion sets. Friday, 11:00PM - 2:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages. See Also: B087, B110.

B046: Cutthroat Uno. International Games' wildly popular game of fast decision making, played in its killer variety. Much more fast paced, and much more sniping at your opponents. Friday, 12:00AM - 3:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B047: Zombies!!!. The hordes of undead advance, their only impulse is to consume living flesh. Your only chance is to escape; you must use a combination of wits, brawn and luck to escape to the helipad and give humanity a chance for survival. Friday, 12:00AM - 3:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B048: Jenga. Do you have a steady hand? Test your skill as you balance the wooden blocks and stack up the stories. Don't let the tower fall! Friday, 12:00AM - 3:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Silly, All Ages.

C049: The $500 Legend of the Five Rings Region Eight Kotei Emperor Tournament. The winner of this event will receive a seed into the Legend of the Five Rings World Championship "Final Battle", as well as $500 in cash! Other prizes will also be awarded. Visit www.darkedge.com for complete rules and deck construction guidelines. Saturday, 9:00AM - 5:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B050: Settlers of Catan. See B037. Saturday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session.

B051: Pirate's Cove. You are a pirate in this board game from days of Wonder! Har! A scorge of the seven seas. Or, at least, the one sea surrounding Pirate's Cove. It be your mission, matey, to loot and ravage the nearby islands and to collect and bury gold and treasure chests, thus achieving fame and becoming the pirate that young pirates look up to. Har. Saturday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B052: Alhambra. In Granada, one of the most impressive building projects of the Middle Ages has begun: the construction of Alhambra. A palace, fortress, and a small city - all-in-one - Alhambra is made up of the world's most beautiful gardens, pavilions, chambers and towers. Build the most splendorous Alhambra to be crowned the winner! The English version of this German game is brought to you by Queen Games! Saturday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B053: Cosmic Wimpout. The hilarious game of taking chances with dice. Will you stick with what you rolled, or will you risk Wimping Out? Saturday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

B054: Scrabble. The classic word game, played as a head-to-head elimination tournament. Saturday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Very Serious, All Ages.

C055A: The Yu-Gi-Oh New Jersey Regional Tournament. Kings Games and Dark Edge Gaming present the New Jersey qualifier for the United States Championship. The top 4 players will advance to the U.S. National Yu-Gi-Oh Championship, held at Origins 2004. More than three full boxes of Invasion of Chaos First Edition cards will be given out as additional prizes. All standard deck construction rules will be in effect. Saturday, 11:00AM - 7:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

C055B: The Yu-Gi-Oh New Jersey Regional Tournament. Kings Games and Dark Edge Gaming present the New Jersey qualifier for the United States Championship. The top 4 players will advance to the U.S. National Yu-Gi-Oh Championship, held at Origins 2004. More than three full boxes of Invasion of Chaos First Edition cards will be given out as additional prizes. All standard deck construction rules will be in effect. Sunday, 11:00AM - 7:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B056: The Double Exposure Spring MONOPOLY Tournament. Parker Brothers' all-time greatest board game, played in elimination format in 2 rounds. Saturday, 11:00AM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

C057: Shadowfist "Comrades in Arms" Constructed Multiplayer Tournament. Hong Kong action fighting movies...in CCG form! Mad scientists, transformed animals, evil sorcerers and heroic martial artists fight for their very existence to control all of the world's mystic Feng Shui sites. Your deck must contain at least 23 cards with a matching designator, i.e. Fire Acolytes, King of the Fire Pagoda, Shattering Fire, etc. Format will be 3-4 player games. Saturday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C058: Raw Deal "RAW Draft" Limited Tournament. Get in the ring! Raw Deal is the wrestling card game based on the exciting WWE! This will be the only time you can legally hit your friends with a chair! You must buy sealed cards valued at $25.00 (available onsite) to compete in this tournament. Complete rules can be found at www.darkedge.com. Saturday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B059: Othello. The classic game of reversi, played as an elimination style tournament. Saturday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Very Serious, All Ages.

B060: San Juan. See B044. Saturday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; One Session.

C061: The Magic: The Gathering North American Challenge Qualifier. Kings Games and Dark Edge Gaming present a NAC Qualifier, the winner of which goes on to compete in the North American Challenge Tournament which awards $8,500 in prizes, including a $2,500 grand prize! Standard Type II deck construction rules are in effect. Saturday, 2:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B062: Warhammer 40,000 Bring and Battle. See B034. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session. See Also: B092.

B063: Killer Bunnies and the Quest for the Magic Carrot. Come and try this wonderful new game from Playroom Entertainment! A fast paced, action filled card game in which you must try to keep as many bunnies alive as possible, while eliminating your opponents' bunnies. can you keep from being attacked by the whimsical Whisk or the torching Flame Thrower? Defend your bunnies with the Magic Spatula or use a Feed the Bunny card to starve an opponent! Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

B064: Amun Re. This Rio Grande strategy game from Reiner Knizia is set in ancient Egypt. Players try to outdo each other in building pyramids and growing crops, but must watch out for floods and droughts along the nile! Saturday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B065: Munchkin. Steve Jackson Games' hilarious card game in which you try to beat your opponents by being the best er, role player you can (cough)...roughly translated into getting the most stuff, finding the most loopholes and killing the most monsters. Yeah, role playing. This tournament uses both expansion sets. Saturday, 2:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages. See Also: B096.

C066: Warlord: Saga of the Storm $100 "Treasure Haul" Constructed Campaign Edition Tournament. In Warlord, players take their armies to battle in rank formations while trying to eliminate their opponent's Warlord. The game uses familiar stats like "attack bonus", "armor class" and "hit points", so those who've played D&D or D20 will practically already know how to play! Campaign Edition legal cards only. The Grand Prize winner will receive $100 in cash, a replica sword, a Dragonlord, and more! Other prizes will also be awarded. Saturday, 4:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B067: Jungle Speed. Give the tribe a hand in this new game from Asmodee Editions! A lightning fast card game for the entire family, where you test your fast reflexes and good judgment. grab the totem at the right moment to get rid of your cards and win the game! Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B111.

B068: Domaine. A new board game from Mayfair Games, presented by Klaus Teuber, the designer of Settlers of Catan. The king shall return...But before he does, the realm falls into anarchy and chaos. The lords of the kingdom struggle to improve their place and standing. New borders are drawn, and expanded through strength of arms and subtle maneuver. Each duke seeks to establish a claim over the most valuable parts of the kingdom before the king finally returns... Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B069: Carcassonne. A clever tile-laying game from Rio Grande. The southern French city of Carcassonne is famous for its unique Roman and Medieval fortifications. The players develop the area around Carcassonne and deploy their followers on the roads, in the cities, in the cloisters, and in the fields. The skill of the players to develop the area will determine who is victorious! Saturday, 4:00PM - 7:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B070: Hearts. The classic family card game. Rules will be taught at the event if necessary. Saturday, 4:00PM - 6:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B071: Cosmic Encounter. The hilarious game of space conquest and exploration, played with the Mayfair sets (including the expansion set) as a two-round elimination event. Saturday, 4:00PM - 9:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C072: Marvel: The Card Game Booster Draft. Kings Games and Dark Edge Gaming present a Sealed Booster challenge from Upper Deck Entertainment. Come and play their newest game, Marvel: The Card Game! An additional entry fee of $12 (which includes the sealed boosters) is required and will be collected at the event. Saturday, 5:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C073: Shadowfist Final Brawl Pulp Juncture Battle. Hong Kong action fighting movies...in CCG form! Mad scientists, transformed animals, evil sorcerers and heroic martial artists fight for their very existence to control all of the world's mystic Feng Shui sites. Players will compete in 3-4 player games, with random pairings each round. Full rules will be available on-site. The winner's faction will receive points toward controlling the Pulp Juncture in an upcoming Shadowfist expansion! Saturday, 6:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B074: Guillotine. The cult favorite card game of death among nobles, played as a 2-round tournament. Saturday, 6:00PM - 8:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Silly, All Ages.

B075: Puerto Rico. The very popular strategy game from Rio Grande Games. Founding a new land has never been so engaging. Players must balance numerous factors as they try to operate the most prosperous colony in Puerto Rico. Which role will you play in this new world: Prospector? Governor? Settler? Trader? The ultimate goal is to achieve the greatest prosperity and highest reputation. Grow and harvest crops, sell and ship goods, construct buildings, populate the island - how will you best manage the various paths to prosperity and victory? Saturday, 6:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages. See Also: B106.

C076: Legend of the Five Rings Three-Man Team Tournament. Using Diamond Constructed, 40/40 rules. The team that wins two out of three single games wins the match. Choose partners before or at the event. Saturday, 6:00PM - 10:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B077: Girl Genius: The Works. From James Earnest and Phil Foglio comes this unique puzzle card game where everyone who plays is a cog in a giant machine! Saturday, 6:00PM - 8:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C078: Magic: The Gathering Type II Constructed Tournament. The grand-daddy of all CCG's! Standard Type II construction rules apply in this sanctioned tournament, presented by Kings Games and Dark Edge Gaming. An additional $5.00 entry feel will be collected at the event. Many prizes will be given out. Saturday, 7:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C079: Raw Deal "Smackdown - Main Event" Constructed Tournament. Get in the ring! Raw Deal is the wrestling card game based on the exciting WWE! This will be the only time you can legally hit your friends with a chair! Standard tournament rules and deck construction rules apply. Saturday, 7:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Knowledge Necessary; Fun, All Ages.

B080: Warhammer 40,000 "King of the Hill" Tournament. Bring your best 40K army of 750 points and battle it out on our tabletop! Whoever can control the center wins! All standard army construction rules are in effect. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Offered. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B081: Talisman: Fourth Edition. In the latest incarnation of Games Workshop's classic fantasy board game, take the role of an adventurer attempting to collect gold and treasure, and of course, a Talisman! Saturday, 8:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B082: Starfarers of Catan. This futuristic twist on Settlers of Catan puts you into the same strategy, but instead of populating land, you are conquering a planet in outer space! Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B083: Star Munchkin. Steve Jackson's follow-up to the enormously successful Munchkin game. This game is just like the original, but it parodies the Space genre instead of the Fantasy genre. Saturday, 8:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Very Silly, All Ages.

B084: Yahtzee. The classic dice game, played as a three-round tournament. Saturday, 9:00PM - 11:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B085: Bid Whist. The original trump game, the predecessor of Bridge, Spades and a host of other games, played with traditional bidding rules which will be taught at the game. This is a partnership game. Saturday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B086: Citadels. Nominated for the German Game of the Year in 2000, Citadels has finally arrived in an English language edition thanks to Fantasy Flight Games. A wonderful game of bluffing, deduction, and city-building. Wrapped in a medieval theme and gorgeously illustrated, players seek to be the first to complete a grand city of their own. Each game round players secretly take the roles of either the King, Magician, Architect, Assasin, Thief, Bishop, General, or Merchant and seek to use the powers of such offices in their efforts to win the game! Saturday, 10:00PM - 12:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B087: Apples to Apples. See B045. Saturday, 11:00PM - 2:00AM; One Session. See Also: B110.

B088: Boggle. The family favorite game, played four to a table in a two-round tournament. Saturday, 12:00AM - 2:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B089: Formula DE. The classic racing game from Euro Games, played with all of its expansions. Each table will receive its own prize. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B090: Risk. Parker Brothers' exciting game of world conquest, played in two elimination rounds. The top 1 or 2 players at each table will advance each round; the final round will be played to finish. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Serious, All Ages.

B091: The Double Exposure $100 Spring Poker Tournament. Double Exposure's traditional Poker tournament will be played in three rounds. The grand prize is a $100 Gift Certificate for either the Compleat Strategist in New York City or the Gamer's Realm in West Windsor, New Jersey. NOTE: THERE IS NO GAMBLING AT SPRING GATHERING; ALL TRANSACTIONS ARE IN PLAY MONEY WITH NO VALUE OUTSIDE OF THE GAME. Saturday, 12:00AM - 4:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Knowledge Necessary; Serious, 17 & Over ONLY.

B092: Warhammer 40,000 Bring and Battle. See B034. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session. See Also: B062.

B093: Spades. See B036. Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session.

B094: Greed. The addictive dice game of strategy versus greed from TDC Games! just roll the dice to pile up points; but where does greed stop and strategy begin? Sunday, 10:00AM - 11:00AM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B095: The Princes of Florence. Experience the golden age of the Renaissance in this board game from Rio Grande! Assume the role of the head of an Italian Aristocratic dynasty and lead your family like the Medici or Borgia. Build magnificent buildings, cultivate beautiful parks, and invite famous artists and scholars to live and work in your court. The players support the builders, artists, and scholars so that their completed works bring them fame and prestige. As the patrons of such great works, players multiply their reputations, but only one will become the most prestigious prince of Florence! Sunday, 10:00AM - 12:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B096: Munchkin. See B065. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session.

B097: Junta. The game of power, intrigue, money and revolution in an all too familiar banana republic. In this multiplayer game, the players, as ruling families of La Republica, connive, cajole, threaten and ally their way to the fattest Swiss bank account. Sunday, 10:00AM - 2:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C098: Marvel: The Card Game Constructed Tournament. Play the newest game from Upper Deck Entertainment, presented by Kings Games and Dark Edge Gaming. This is the FIRST major tournament for this game! An additional $5.00 entry feel will be collected at the event. Many prizes will be given out. Sunday, 11:00AM - 4:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C099: Warlord: Saga of the Storm "Poor Man's" Constructed Campaign Edition Tournament. In Warlord, players take their armies to battle in rank formations while trying to eliminate their opponent's Warlord. The game uses familiar stats like "attack bonus", "armor class" and "hit points", so those who've played D&D or D20 will practically already know how to play! Campaign Edition legal cards only. Your deck may only contain ONE rare card. Sunday, 11:00AM - 3:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B100: Lunch Money. It's a lot like a real fight - only without all that slippery blood. An exciting, fast-paced, multiplayer card game from Atlas Games that combines dark, psychological images with the raw dynamics of a merciless street fight. Sunday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, 17 & Over ONLY.

B101: Cardchess. This new game allows four players to play chess against each other. It socializes the game of chess without a single change to the movements or rules of chess, using four complete sets of chess pieces; Black, White, Silver and Gold! Sunday, 11:00AM - 1:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Serious, All Ages.

C102: Yu-Gi-Oh Constructed Tournament. Kings Games and Dark Edge Gaming present a constructed tournament using standard deck construction rules. Winner receives a box of Invasion of Chaos First Edition Boosters. An additional entry fee of $6.00 will be collected at the event. Sunday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B103: 500. The National card game of Australia, played with traditional rules, this newly popular version of classic bid/trump games has a unique scoring system which makes it very interesting. This is a partnership game. Sunday, 12:00PM - 2:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C104: Shadowfist "Both Guns Blazing" Constructed Speed Tournament. Hong Kong action fighting movies...in CCG form! Mad scientists, transformed animals, evil sorcerers and heroic martial artists fight for their very existence to control all of the world's mystic Feng Shui sites. Win or lose fast! The player with the most wins in three hours wins the event! Standard deck construction rules apply. Sunday, 12:00PM - 3:00PM; One Session; Bring Your Own Materials. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C105: Raw Deal "Smackdown" Constructed Tournament. See C033. Sunday, 12:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session.

B106: Puerto Rico. See B075. Sunday, 1:00PM - 5:00PM; One Session.

B107: San Marco. This board game from Ravensburger presents Venice in its heyday! A few aristocratic families rule the High Council with the Doge as their President. One more family will now be accepted onto the council. A mighty political battle begins. There are relentless attacks in the struggle for power in the separate quarters of the city; clever transferrals and momentous banishments are the order of the day. You will represent one of the families vying for election. You must use any and all means at your disposal to win the favor of the Doge. Gain the highest esteem and you will be the winner! Sunday, 1:00PM - 3:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

C108: Magic: The Gathering Booster Draft. Kings Games and Dark Edge Gaming present a Magic booster draft using Mirrodin-Mirrodin-Darksteel format. An additional entry fee of $12 (which includes the sealed boosters) is required and will be collected at the event. Sunday, 2:00PM - 5:00PM; One Session; All Materials Provided. Beginners Welcome; Fun, All Ages.

B109: Pit. See B042. Sunday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session.

B110: Apples to Apples. See B045. Sunday, 2:00PM - 5:00PM; One Session. See Also: B087.

B111: Jungle Speed. See B067. Sunday, 2:00PM - 4:00PM; One Session.


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