Regans Rest: Jupiter Games Warhammer 40,000 2018 Store Championship

Regans Rest: Jupiter Games Warhammer 40,000 2018 Store Championship

Jupiter Games would like to thank everyone that took the time to come out and participate in our 2,500 Point Warhammer 40K Store Championship on Saturday, January 5th. We had a large number of players with many diverse armies!

We would like to congratulate Matthew McLain whose Dark Eldar Forces won first place, Angel Llera whose Tau came in second place, and Bobby Vauter and Matt D’Ottavio whose Ynnari and Chaos forces tied for third place.

Jupiter Games also would like to congratulate the top performers in our overall 2018 Warhammer 40K Tournament Series: Bobby Vauter, Angel Llera, and Mike D’Ottavio.

And last but not least, here is a collection of photographs taken during the championship!

(Want a better view of the pictures? Click the post title above to see more!)

December Painting Contest Winning Entry

December Painting Contest Winning Entry

Congratulations to Sarah Bohn, winner of our Duel Painting Competition, and thank you to everyone who entered!

The theme of this quarter’s Painting Contest was a Warhammer Age of Sigmar Duel, and the format was two characters facing off against one another in a diorama-style composition.

Check out the gallery below for some detail shots of Sarah’s winning entry in this month’s painting contest. Click on each image for a closer view.

The Best Family-Friendly Games (with Picnic-Perfect Portability)

The Best Family-Friendly Games (with Picnic-Perfect Portability)

These family-friendly games are perfect for your July 4th picnic. They’re also solid games that will enhance your game nights year-round. All three games have spill-resistant components and come in their own super-portable pouch!


Möbi is the ultimate, fast, fun number game. The goal of the game is to make math equations as quickly as possible and connect them in crossword style grids. Be the first to connect all your tiles and you win! Möbi features addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division tiles while Möbi Kids, shown below, has just addition and subtraction tiles. Möbi & Möbi Kids both come in small, portable whale-shaped pouches!

Bananagrams, My First Bananagrams & Bananagrams Party Edition

In this addictive word game, speed wins, not points. You’ll have a bunch of fun as you race to the finish by using all of your letter tiles first!  My First BANANAGRAMS utilizes lowercase letters and word-building, combo-letter tiles to help nurture your child’s love for wordplay and word games. The Re-Gifter, The Thief, Switcheroo, Pouch Head…these are just some of the names of the 14 chaos-inducing Party Power tiles in BANANAGRAMS Party edition! BANANAGRAMS games come in small, portable banana-shaped pouches.

Happy Salmon & Happy Salmon: Blue Fish

At 30 seconds to learn and one minute to play, Happy Salmon is the most fun you can have in 60 seconds. 2-6 players. Happy Salmon: Blue Fish is a stand-alone expansion to Happy Salmon that can also be combined with the original Green version to add up to six more players, for a total of 12! Happy Salmon and Happy Salmon: Blue Fish come in small, portable fish-shaped pouches that are perfect to bring along to parties, camp, or just some outdoors fun!

Preorder Spotlight: Games Workshop 6/2-6/3

Preorder Spotlight: Games Workshop 6/2-6/3

This week’s Games Workshop Preorders feature the Imperial Knights!

These items will released on Saturday 06-09-18.

Imperial Knights: Renegade $195

Standalone boxed game pitting the Imperial Knight Red Might against the Renegade Knight Litany of Destruction. Contains two complete Imperial Knight kits (a Knight Errant/Paladin and a Knight Warden), and a full Galvanic Magnavent scenery piece. Also contains rules for using Imperial and Renegade Knights in games of Warhammer 40,000.

Codex: Imperial Knights $40

Includes the background, history and origins of the Imperial Knights.12 datasheets and points values for all units covering the Imperial Knights range.9 Household Traditions; 29 Stratagems; Warlord Traits; Heirlooms of the Noble Houses; Freeblade Qualities and Burdens; Tactical Objectives.

Datacards: Imperial Knights $15

79-card set – handy in-game reference cards. Stratagems, Tactical Objectives, Freeblade Qualities and Freeblade Burdens are included.

Knight Castellan $170

Multi-part plastic kit. A new type of Imperial Knight – taller and wider, with even more weapons! Specializes in long-range artillery fire. Includes an Imperial Knights transfer sheet. Supplied with a Citadel 170x105mm Oval base.

Knight Valiant $170

Armiger Helverins $75

Multi-part plastic kit. 2 complete Knights miniatures, designed to accompany the larger variants. Includes Armiger transfer sheet. Supplied with 2 Citadel 100mm Round bases.

Datasheet Cards: Imperial Knights $15

Card set. A set of 11 large-format datasheets covering the Imperial Knights range. 2 sheets of tokens tracking skills and Warlord Traits.

Imperial Knights Battle Gauge $12.50

A steel measuring device themed to match your Imperial Knights. 5 vertices of varying lengths help determine distances in combat.

Sacristan Forgeshrine $40

Multi-part plastic kit. A detailed scenery piece that confers advantages to Imperial Knights, complete with included rules. Compatible with the entire Sector Mechanicus range.

Imperial Knight Dice $20

A set of 20 16mm Imperial Knights-themed dice. Designed with square edges, the pips perfectly flush with the surfaces on each face. Each features a skull in place of the 1 and an Imperial Knights icon in the place of the 6.

Preorder in-person at Jupiter Games or by calling (607) 729-5910.

Get your preorder in before we close on Sunday and save 10%!

Announcing our New Aether Revolt Sealed League

Announcing our New Aether Revolt Sealed League

Aether Revolt Sealed League at Jupiter Games

This will be a four-week Sealed league. Each week will run from Monday to Sunday. Entry will be $15 per player and the League will begin on Monday, January 23rd, 2017.

Your Pool:

For the first week, your pool will be the three booster packs you receive when you enter the event – two Aether Revolt and one Kaladesh. After the first week, you may buy and add one additional Aether Revolt booster pack to your league pool per week. You may also, at any time, buy and add one additional Aether Revolt booster pack for every three losses.

League Play:

You may play at any time you’d like during each week (Monday -> Sunday). You may play as many or as few matches as you’d like each week. You may play against any other player participating in the League.

League Reporting:

You will report your matches each week to Jupiter Games. Matches for the week before must be reported no later than Wednesday in order to be entered for the Weekly Playmat Drawing.

Achievements & Prizes:

Each week, every player who reported matches for the week before will be entered into a drawing for a free playmat!

You may also earn one entry into our End-of-League Prize Raffle for each of these achievements:

  • Invention Monger: Control 10+ Artifacts at one time
  • Rebel Rallier: Control 10+ Creatures at one time
  • Underdog Victory: Won at Exactly 1 Life
  • Placebo Effect: Lost at 30+ Life
  • Stop Hitting Yourself: Swung for Lethal with Opponent’s creatures (your creatures can attack at the same time)
  • Got There: Use a Planeswalker’s Ultimate Ability
  • We Get It, You’re a Blue Mage: Counter More Than one spell in a turn
  • Ancestral Schmansestral: Draw more than four cards in one turn
  • Burn, Baby, Burn: Deal 10+ Damage with spells in a game
  • Overkill Is It’s Own Reward: Reduce an opponent from above 0 to -10 in a single attack step or spell
  • Narrow Escape: Prevent 10+ Damage in one turn
  • We’re Going to Need A Bigger Die: Have 10+ counters on one permanent
  • Greatness, At Any Cost: Pay 2+ life as a cost In one turn
  • Get A Life: Gain 8+ life in one turn
  • Topdeck Mode: End four turns in a row with 0 cards in hand
  • I Drink Your Milkshake: Cast two spells an opponent owns
  • On Ramp: Have 15 mana in your pool in one phase
  • Ook: Win with 0 cards left in library
  • Mass Destruction: Destroy 5+ permanents in a turn (combat damage counts!)
  • Yo Dawg I Heard You Like Crewing: Crew a vehicle with a vehicle that was crewed By a vehicle
  • Carpool Lane: Crew a vehicle with 3+ creatures
  • Pilot’s License: Attack or block with two flying vehicles in one phase
  • Power Company: Have 10+ energy in one phase
  • The Perfect Storm: Cast 5+ spells in one turn
  • High Tide: Untap a permanent three times in one turn

You’ll receive a handy Achievement Tracking sheet when you sign up!

Plus, at the end of the league, each of these League Total Achievements will award one bonus Prize Pack:

  • Most Wins
  • Most Losses
  • Most Matches Played
  • Most Opponents Played
  • Sportsmanship (end of league vote)

But that’s not all, there also a Special BONUS PRIZE:

  • In early April each League Participant will receive a foil double-sided Gremlin/Energy Token!


EDIT: Here’s a link to the Facebook event for Week 1: