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Personal logo gamertom Supporting Member of TMP10 Oct 2017 4:46 p.m. PST

I'm moving to its western suburbs next week. So are there any clubs? Game stores? Local conventions besides Rapier? Anyplace with regular miniatures gaming? The last info I could find on a TMP search is from 3 years ago and a lot can happen in 3 years.

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian10 Oct 2017 7:41 p.m. PST

It's paradise, one of the best clubs in the country!

RudyNelson10 Oct 2017 8:07 p.m. PST

They do have a large club. They put on Rapier with a lot of miniatures and board games. It is in Feb. there are also several other groups in the area as well. Check for contacts with HMGS South.

lkmjbc311 Oct 2017 9:33 a.m. PST

Seems a great club….Nearby Gainesville also has a strong community… good sized DBA group there…

Joe Collins

MajorB11 Oct 2017 11:44 a.m. PST

"What Is Gaming Like in the Jacksonville FL Area?"

Well I guess a couple of guys get together and put some terrain on a table and then lay out their metal or plastic miniatures. Then they move them about and roll dice to decide who wins.

Marc33594 Supporting Member of TMP11 Oct 2017 2:56 p.m. PST

As mentioned the Jacksonville Garrison club hosts Rapier, a great convention. Also many of the Garrison members meet to game throughout the year. Good way to make contact is at Rapier.

And two nice conventions down in Orlando area. HMGS-South puts on RECON last full weekend in April and HURRICON last full weekend in September. Jacksonville folks can tell you better but about a 2 1/2 hour drive each way. Check hmgs-south.com for more information.

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