Star Wars Armada

Star Wars Armada

“Alert all commands. Deploy the fleet.” ―Admiral Firmus Piett Fantasy Flight Games (FFG) has announced a new miniatures game named Star Wars Armada.  Unlike Star Wars X-Wing, Armada will be focused on capitol class ship combat. When I first heard about the game I thought it might just be a …

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Patapsco Valley State Park

Patapsco Valley State Park

Continuing on my quest to find cool scenery locally, I visited Patapsco Valley State Park.  Nestled halfway between Laurel and Baltimore, this state park offers hiking, canoeing and picnic grounds.  The park has a swing rope bridge over the Patapsco river, waterfalls and some pretty technical mountain biking.  Its pretty …

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2014 Laurel 4th of July Fireworks

Every year Laurel MD puts on a spectacular fireworks show over Laurel lake.  The fireworks are ordered from a company but the execution is handled by locals.  Its pretty impressive when you think about it.  Local volunteers build the launch tubes, the barges, stage the fireworks and execute the launch. …

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Star Wars X-Wing Game Night in Laurel MD.

Star Wars X-Wing Game Night

I’m trying to get a regular Star Wars X-Wing Miniatures game night going in Laurel.  The first will be this Wednesday June 25th from 6:30 – 9PM.  The meetup will be hosted at Family Game Store in Laurel, MD.  You can RSVP here: http://www.meetup.com/XWing-of-MD/events/186516382/?action=edit The hope is to have this every …

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