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Events are held at Games Plus unless otherwise noted.

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Last updated 07-27-2017
Please note : These are not the only things going on in the gaming area on a given day unless it says (whole room). There tend to be open game tables and other groups playing games in the room as well. The listed events are either specific groups who don't mind new players or special events that are here for everyone.

Event Calendar Shortcuts: (just click on the date or event)

Specific Game Shortcuts : (click a game name for info)


D&D Encounters
Federation Commander
Games Plus Boardgame Day
HMGS Historical Minis Night

WUMMS Historical Minis Group

WWII Historical Gaming
X-Wing and Attack Wing Gaming

 Reaccuring Weekly Gaming
(special events and holidays nonwithstanding)
Monday Star Wars destiny Dice & Card game play
Tuesday Magic the Gathering Open Gaming
Malifaux miniatures gaming
Wednesday WWII Historical Miniatures-Open Play
D&D Encounters Play (6 pm)
Thursday 'Bored Stiffs' EuroGaming Group play
Warhammer 40K gaming
Friday Heroclix Open Play.
Saturday Warmachine/Hordes Open Play
Sunday Pathfinder Society Gaming
40K Gaming

Special Events Listing
Events that just aren't our normal nightly games.
Those change day to day - call, email or stop by for details
August 2017 Special Events
August 2nd
Dragonborn card game Demo 11:30 am
August 5th
Games Plus Board Game Day
August 11th
HMGS Midwest Miniatures Night
August 12th
Star Wars Armada Store Championship
Sorry - Armada Tourney is cancelled.
Chicago Battletech Miniatures gaming
August 17-20
GenCon 50 in Indy!
Come on by and see us there. Booth 1841
August 19
SAGA Dark Age and Crusades Historical Miniatures
August 26th
WUMMS Historical Miniatures Gaming
Warmachine Steamroller Tourney
August 2017 Special Events
Sept 2nd
Games Plus Boardgame Day

Sept 8th
HMGS Midwest Miniatures Night
Sept 9th
Star Wars Destiny Tournament
Sept 16th
Malifaux Miniatures Tourney
July 15th
Federation Commander gaming
Warmachine & Hordes Organized Play (tentative)
Sept 23rd
Saga Dark Age/Crusades historical miniatures play
Warmachine/Hordes miniature play
Sept 30th
EN-World Gameday 47
-whole room used-

Further Event Information

Lots of stuff going on... check below for details and links.

Games Plus Historical Miniatures Night 

Every 2nd Friday of the month HMGS hosts a game night at Games Plus, in Mt. Prospect. 

The type of miniatures game rotates every month as guest GMs put on their finest.  The game does not have to be necessarily historical but is always fun.  If you are interest in stopping by to play, watch or just get some terrain painting ideas please do.  We welcome guest GMs as well.  If you have any questions or would like some additional information please contact Craig Borri,

The game is open to all, but HMGS members receive special a 10% discount on all purchases.  (Just show your membership card). 

And in upcoming months :
Battle of Huppy - Case Yellow
TimeFrame: WWII, May 1940
Judge: Kevin Cabai
Rules: Jagpanzer

With the Allied Armies trapped in an ever shrinking pocket around Calais and Dunkirk, plans were made to relieve them.  To reduce the German bridgehead over the Somme River, the plan was to capture the town of Huppy, and from there a river crossing into the town of Abbeville. Before them was a thinly stretched defensive line from the German 2nd Motorized Division.

The Allied attack began at 6:00 a.m. after an hour's delay until the French artillery was ready.  The British 1st Armoured Division had a long road march after debarkation, and was committed immediately. There had been little time to reconnoiter and information about German dispositions was sparse. To succeed, armored attacks would need to be combined with artillery and infantry but there were far too few troops and guns; Anglo-French co-operation would be far from adequate.

Other Happenings at Games Plus:
Fourth Saturday, noon until 8PM - WUMMS runs large Ancients (DBMM) or Napoleonics scenario battles, but other games are played. Stop by for more information. (see below)

(We Use Military Miniature Society)
Rules will be taught.  All are welcomed! 
Held every 4th Saturday of the month at Games Plus

Contact Curt Sabo, 773-774-4558 to confirm dates and games.

  HMGS Miniatures - Open Play
 Weekly event with roughly a 6:00 PM start time.  All are welcome and rules will be taught. Come by and play or just watch, for more information please contact Kevin Cabai 773 594 1301 or to confirm dates and games.

The schedule for February is :
Date Organizer
15-Mar Rett Honors of War The Bear in the Woods
22-Mar Jon Hawk 25mm  Dark Ages
29-Mar Rett FOW 4th Edition DAK vs 8th Army
5-Apr Rett Very British Civil War  Four Score & Eight, The Curse of Black 47 
12-Apr Bernie Canvas Eagles RIP Red Bearon
19-Apr Jon Hawk 25mm Colonial
26-Apr Darrell Team Yankee A Morning in Germany

Games Plus Board Gamers 
Next Games Plus Board Game Day Meeting :
(Moved because of our Anniversary April 1/2)

Saturday, April 8th

If you like playing board games...Would you like to meet other players and have the chance to game and plan for later meetings?

If so, stop on by. There are family style games being played (like Settlers of Catan) and your Wargame style games - like The Gamers' Sicily.

No specific games are planned currently, if you'd like to set up something drop us a line and we will put you in touch with the folks you need to talk to.

Games Plus Thursday Night Board Gamers

Every Thursday night we have a group (The Board Stiffs) playing various board games here at the store. Stop on by and give a holler !

FFG Store Championships
FFG LCG Events starting up again!

If you have any questions please feel free to contact Floyd or give a call to us here at the store : (847) 577-9656

Privateer Press : Warmachine & Monpoc Events

Warmachine / Hordes -
informal play on Saturdays.
New organized play events in 2017.

There is gaming on other Saturdays and during the week, bu the once a month date is when the organized sponsored events occur.

Next events - details here

Dungeons & Dragons Game Day
D&D Adventurers Club Gaming :

Wednesday Nights are D&D Encounter Nights !
We will be hosting a Wizards of the Coast sponsored D&D Encounters night as longs as we get enough folks and Wizards continues the program.

contact Curt here for details and any questions.

Star Wars X-Wing, D&D Attack Wing
and Star Trek Attack Wing
Organized play information

X-Wing Tourney : Battle for the Kehnan Nebula
Coming up Saturday, January 14th

Come and fight in the BATTLE FOR THE KEHNAN NEBULA.

10am Sign-Up. 11am First Round start.
Three 1 hour rounds.

120 points
Small-base ships ONLY. This is a dog-fight event!

The nebula is infamous for it's strange effects... So expect the unexpected!

Sign-Ups will begin SOON at the store.

Federation Commander

Want to learn Federation Commander or just find someone to play with ?
There is a group trying to meet once a month on Saturdays to play. Interested ? You can contact Mark here.

Magic the Gathering
Special Events

Nothing currently planned - keep your eyes open here

If you have any questions - drop a line and we will try to forward them to the tournament organizer.

SAGA Tourney

Sorry folks - the Tourney has been Cancelled

Regular gaming goes on once a month on the 3rd Saturday

Windy City Bone Rollers

Note: From now on, the details of the next meeting will be on SFR's
Dragon Dice forum at this location : (click here)  


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