Talon Games is pleased to announce our annual CAV-CON gaming convention, beginning August 28th and continuing through September 1st, 2019. Once again, we will be hosting the show in conjunction with ReaperCon (www.reapercon.com) at the Embassy Suites Convention Center in Denton, Texas and cordially invite you to join us in celebrating all things CAV!
PLEASE NOTE: While there is no charge for CAV-CON events, you will be required to purchase a ReaperCon Admission Pass.
Wednesday, August 28th: We start CAV-CON off right with Open Painting and a Q&A session with CAVBoss himself (and maybe a couple of our staff painters)! Starting at Noon in the hotel lounge area we will be painting up a storm and capping off the evening with the Pizza Dungeon Meet & Greet at 6:00 pm. So come sit down with your friends to share painting tips and show off your latest work!
Please Note: If you wish to paint, you MUST bring your own painting supplies and miniatures!
The Pizza Dungeon Meet & Greet requires a PAID VIP 4-Day Admission Pass or a ReaperCon Dinner Ticket!
KICK-OFF THURSDAY! Starting at 10 am, drop into the action on our open gaming tables all-day long with our CAV Aces! Bring your own 2500 point Squad to test your "mettle" or use one of ours.
We will also have CAV demos and CAV Paint N' Take going every day of the show as well!Grab a FREE mini, some paint and a brush and show us what you got! Keep the mini when your done!
Thursday also sees the opening of the Exhibitor Hall and the Talon Games booth! Drop by to say hi and check out this year's all-new SE metal CAV miniatures, the Anhur CAV and the Ammit Hover Vehicles. An exclusive 2019 CAV-CON T-Shirt will also be available!!! (I wonder what color it is this year???)
Painting Contest! Thursday (and Friday) is also the first day you can start submitting your entries to the ReaperCon Master Series Paint Open. As part of the CAV-CON lineup of events, Talon Games sponsors a series of awards spefically for those featuring CAV models.
Best Individual CAV Model:Any single-model figure.
Best CAV "Squad": This category allows for multiple models (minimum four models) as part of a cohesive unit.
Best CAV Diorama: This category covers models with a scenic base where the entry is telling a story to the viewer and may include multiple models.
For a full rundown of the painting contest, visit: Master Series Rules. Please note: Saturday entries are allowed for those with Saturday only passes. See contest rules for more information and allowed times.
WARMASTER FRIDAY! A CAV-CON First, the 2019 Warmaster Tournament. Single "Honor" Squads will face off in three rounds to crown the 2019 champion starting at 10am! For a full list of the rules, check out the CAV: Strike Operations HQ Facebook page. Round One 10am-11am, Round Two 11:30am-12:30pm, and Round Three 1pm-2pm. The Warmaster Tournament features some amazing, one of a kind trophies (awarded Saturday Night at 7pm).
FIRST STRIKE TOURNAMENT 2019! The CAV-CON First Strike Tournament for 2019 will allow for up to 16 players on Saturday to match their wits and skill against one another in a full day of gaming and comradery. The tournament is a Level II, Silver-Tier event allowing for CAV and vehicle models (download offical rules here: First Strike Tournament Info).