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Gateway Open

June 23-25, 2017

Saint Louis, MO

Warmachine/Hordes


Day/Time

Event

Description

All Weekend Steamroller Scramblers Scramble Steamrollers at various point levels will be offered throughout the weekend. These events have on-site sign-ups and will begin as soon as 8 players are registered.
All Weekend Iron Arena Earn points for every game you play! Iron Arena will be open all weekend, offering fantastic prizes for casual play. Grab a Iron Arena Deeds sheet from the Warmachine desk to start playing!
Friday 10:00am 75 Point Masters 75 Points, Standard Masters Format. No Variants.
The top 2 players from this event will be qualified for Sunday's Qualifier.
Friday 2:00pm 75 Point Masters 75 Points, Standard Masters Format. No Variants
The top 2 players from this event will be qualified for Sunday's Qualifier.
Friday 6:00pm 35 Mangled Metal/Tooth and Claw 35 Points, Steamroller Format Format.
Variants: Battlegroup Only, Hardcore Time Limits (3 minute turns)
Saturday 9:00am 75 Point Masters 75 Points, Standard Masters Format. No Variants.
The top 2 players from this event will be qualified for Sunday's WMW Qualifier.
Saturday 1:00pm 75 Point Masters 75 Points, Standard Masters Format. No Variants.
The top 2 players from this event will be qualified for Sunday's WMW Qualifier.
Saturday 7:00pm Thunderdome! Thunderdome is a custom format. The rules can be found here.
Ignore all references to "Overboosting" and replace it with "Reinforcing"
Sunday 10:00am 75 Point Masters WMW Qualifier 75 Points, Standard Masters Format. No Variants.
Players qualified from the qualifying Masters will compete in this event. The winner of this event wins an entry into the Warmachine Weekend Invitational.


Guild Ball


Day/Time

Event

Description

Friday 1:00pm Homelands Cup Tournament Coming Soon!
Saturday 9:00am MO-Ball Cup / Regional Cup format Coming Soon!
Sunday 10:00am Guild Ball Doubles Tourney Coming Soon!


Infinity


Day/Time

Event

Description

All Weekend TAG Rumbles Heavy metal meets heavy metal! Come out and throw down until only one TAG is left standing. No experience required. This event takes sign-ups all weekend and will begin once 6 players are found.
Friday 10:00am 200 Point ITS 200 point ITS using standard tournament rules. This is a Direct Action tournament using the following missions: Firefight, Decapitation, Biotechvore
Saturday 10:00am 300 Point ITS 300 point ITS using standard tournament rules. This is a Special Operations tournament using the following missions: Comms Center, Antenna Field, Seize the Antennas
Sunday 12:00am 300 Point Limited Insertion Showdown A Showdown at high noon! Bring your best Limited Insertion list and compete to be the last duelist standing in this one-round event. Mission is Deadly Dance


Age of Sigmar


Day/Time

Event

Description

Friday 9am-6pm Battleshock Bash! Grand Narrative War calls! Fight for your alliance in a grand narrative with interactive tables and an evolving storyline that spans the day. The event will be running throughout the day and players can join in at any time. As we are using narrative rules no lists are required. Any painted model can be used! See the Battleshock Bash tournament pack for further details.
Saturday 8:30-6:00 Battleshock Bash! Matched Play Tournament (Part 1) NOTE: This event runs both Saturday and Sunday. Time to bring the heat. This is a five round 2000 point tournament. Painting will be required and judged. Full details available in the tournament pack.
Schedule: Register 8:30. Game 1: 9am. Lunch: 11:30. Game 2: 12:30 Break: 3:00 Game 3: 3:30.
Sunday 9:00-4:00 Battleshock Bash! Matched Play Tournament (Part 2) This is a continuation of Saturday's event. See the above description for details.
Game 4: 9:00 Lunch: 11:30 Game 5: 12:30 Conclusion and Awards: 3:00


Painting Events


Day/Time

Event

Description

Friday 6:00pm Intro to Freehand with Kat Martin
Cost: $10/person
In this class, we’ll tackle one of the more intimidating subjects in miniature painting: freehand. We’ll take a step-by-step approach to a simple pattern and go over techniques for more complicated designs as well. Materials will be supplied, but participants are always welcome to bring their own.
Saturday 12:00pm Composition, Contrast, and Color an introduction to competitive painting with Chris Suhre
Cost: $10/person
This is an introduction to competitive painting for those wishing to take the next step. We will discuss and work through examples of composition, contrast, and color theory. The class will focus mainly on discussion but bring your brushes so we can experiment with colors at the end of class.
Saturday 6pm Painting Contest - Entries will be accepted until 3pm Saturday, June 24th.
- Judging will occur between 3pm and 5pm Saturday, June 24th.
- Participants must pick up entries before 3pm Sunday, June 25th. Gateway Open is not responsible for unclaimed entries.
- Judges’ decisions are final. Participants are welcome to ask for feedback and critique after judging.
- All participants must have a Gateway Open 2017 badge.
- While utmost care will be taken, Gateway Open is not responsible for damaged entries.
- Participants may enter as many categories as they like, but are limited to two entries per category.

Categories:
- Small Figure: Any single figure under 54mm scale
- Large Figure: Any single figure over 54mm scale. Vehicles, monsters, and larger-scale characters belong in this category.
- Multi-Figure: Any entry involving multiple figures. Dioramas and units belong in this category. Note that units do not need to be game legal. The maximum size for an entered unit is 10 figures.
Please direct any questions to kmartinstudio@gmail.com.