MechaniCon 2017 Grand Tournament

Warhammer 40,000 Grand Tournament

The Mech Boyz present our 9th annual, MechaniCon 40K Grand Tournament!

This year’s format will mirror the new GT rules being run at Warhammer World with 4 rounds of battle. This will be Heat 1. Other Heats and the Finals will be announced at the end of Fall In! 2017. Note that our event is still an Independent Tournament and not an official Games Workshop event at this time.

The Basics:

Friday, November 3

8 AM to 9 PM

MechaniCon’s Warhammer 40,000 Grand Tournament

2,000 points, Battle Forged armies with up to 3 detachments

32 players, Four 2-1/2 hour rounds

$10 entry fee. After Registering for Fall In!, then email TO to confirm your slot.

Download our rules pack here:


Links to the Official FAQ’s:

Stepping into a new edition

Designers’ Commentary

Warhammer 40,000: The Rules v1.1

Codex: Space Marines v1.0

Codex: Grey Knights v1.0

Codex: Chaos Space Marines v1.0

Codex: Death Guard v1.0

Codex: Adeptus Mechanicus v1.0

Codex: Astra Militarum v1.0


Dark Imperium v1.0

Index Imperium 1 v1.1

Index Imperium 2 v1.2

Index Chaos v1.3

Index Xenos 1 v1.1

Index Xenos 2 v1.2


Imperial Armour – Index: Forces of the Adeptus Astartes v1.1

Imperial Armour – Index: Forces of Chaos v1.1

Imperial Armour – Index: Xenos v1.0

Imperial Armour – Index: Forces of the Astra Militarum v1.1




Friday, November 3

7:30 AM          Registration

7:50 AM          Tournament Briefing

8 AM               Round 1

10:30 AM        Break

11 AM             Round 2 (Includes extra half hour to grab a meal)

2 PM               Break

2:30 PM          Round 3

5 PM               Break

6 PM               Round 4

9 PM               Tournament Awards

Games Workshop’s Grand Tournaments 2017

Hop over to the Warhammer World site to see the direction of this year’s official Grand Tournament events by Games Workshop:

Warhammer World’s Grand Tournament page

On the web

Please visit our Facebook and Website pages for full info.

The MechaniCon website

The MechaniCon on Facebook

Email the TO: Tony Spino (gaminggarage AT gmail DOT com)


Our event has some of the most spectacular terrain and player rewards of all miniature gaming events thanks to all the wonderful help and donations we receive. Please email us at the address above to coordinate your help and donations can also be made directly here:

PayPal.Me Link

Thank you,

The Mech Staff, 2017

Registered Players (paid event fee in black)

  1. Ted Nagel
  2. John Cesario
  3. Al Edel
  4. Jeffrey Kandler
  5. Colin Jones
  6. Keith Rinaldi
  7. William Harrison
  8. Alex Cauldwell
  9. Sam Lucidi
  10. Jerome Nicholson
  11. Caitlyn Ditzler
  12. Alex Schleicher
  13. Arias Pappas
  14. Ernan Rodriguez
  15. Mike Biancone
  16. Darryl Hartman
  17. Greg Hogan