In this month’s issue, we’re talking about all things gaming, whether it’s video games, card games, board games and everything in between. Have you ever wondered while walking through the Panda Express drive-through, looking at the Prairie Stone Center mall, what is that Warhammer building? Well, we’ll tell you because it’s pretty awesome.
Founded in 1975 in London, Games Workshop began as a UK-based mail order company for fantasy role-playing games. Warhammer, a creation of Games Workshop in 1983, is a tabletop strategy game of fantasy battles. Since its inception, numerous editions, supplements, expansions, and other spin-off media have been added as the game continues to develop. As one of the industry’s most recognizable franchises, Warhammer brings together generations of gamers.
There are Warhammer stores all over the world, selling miniatures and other accessories to play out the thrilling battles. The Fargo location allows Warhammer fans to collect, build, paint and play in their shop and offers free lessons and demos. Whenever the business is open, people are encouraged to bring a friend and play inside.
Just like other tabletop games like Dungeons & Dragons or Magic the Gathering, Warhammer follows a set of rules and uses props to play the game. Something special that players use in Warhammer is the added terrain on the tabletop. game. This terrain is something players need to consider when strategizing their battles.
It’s common for role-playing games to have a strong, community-based following, and Warhammer is no exception. Whether players paint their miniatures together, fight one-on-one, or simply chat about the latest Warhammer news, you’ll find that if you enter this Warhammer building, you might find a new friend, even in intense warfare.
Check out Fargo’s Warhammer location and follow their social media for updates on what’s happening in the community!
Prairie Stone Center
1650 South 45th Street, Suite 121
Fargo, North Dakota 58103
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