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Tap into Tabletop – Tuesday Nights at Badger State Brewery

Gnome Games teams up with Badger State Brewery for Tap into Tabletop Fun every Tuesday night!

Gnome Games brings the best in tabletop gaming to Badger State Brewing every Tuesday night from 6:30 – 10 pm. We bring the latest games, old favorites, draft Magic the Gathering, have Star Wars X-Wing on the tables and just have fun!

Enjoy your favorite Badger State Brewery tapper too!

This is a casual, social night for everyone to just sit down, relax and play.

Gnome Games will bring our traveling Board Game Library and you can learn a new game or play an old favorite.

Star Wars X-Wing

The Star Wars X-Wing tables are open every Tuesday night, for both casual and League play.  Want to learn how to play X-Wing?

Magic Drafts at 7 PM

Draft the latest Magic the Gathering sets starting a 7:00 every Tuesday night!  Entry is always $20 and we seat right at 7 PM.
We play 3 rounds, win a match, win a booster!

What game do you want to play?

If you are looking for a new game to try, let us know! If we can bring it to the tables we’ll add it to Tap into Tabletop Tuesdays.

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Star Wars X-Wing Second Edition Preview and Release Celebration

Gnome Games welcomes Star Wars X-Wing Second Edition to the tables on September 13

X-Wing fans it’s almost time for the Star Wars Second Edition to hit the tables across the Gnome Games universe and we’ve got some special play opportunities for you. You can check out 2nd Edition X-Wing at the Gnome Games stores starting tonight, pick up your new ships and conversion kits on September 13th , then put them on the table Friday September 14 at the X-Wing Release Celebration at Gnome Games Green Bay East!

In X-Wing Second Edition, you assemble a squadron of iconic starfighters from across the Star Wars saga and engage in fast-paced, high-stakes space combat with iconic pilots such as Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader.

With refined gameplay that focuses on the physical act of flying starships, X-Wing Second Edition lets you create your own Star Wars space battles right on your tabletop. Intuitive mechanics create the tense atmosphere of a firefight while beautifully pre-painted miniatures draw you deeper into the action. Man your ships and enter the fray!

Get and early peek at X-Wing 2nd Edition at Gnome Games

We have an early copy of the X-Wing Second Edition Core Set and Conversion Kits to let you see what’s inside. You can check the 2nd Edition out at the weekly Gnome Games X-Wing events:

X-WIng Second Edition Squad Builder App
Get the X-WIng Squad Builder App!

Friday Night Flights
Gnome Games Green Bay East

Friday evenings from 6:30 – 10
100 Point teams

Saturday X-Wing at the Gnome
Gnome Games Appleton East

1:00 – 6:00
100 Point Teams

Monday Night X-Wing
Gnome Games Green Bay West

6:00 – 9:00
100 Points casual play

Star Wars X-Wing Second Edition Release Celebration

Join us for the Star Wars X-Wing Release Celebration Friday September 14 at Gnome Games Green Bay East

Learn to play X-Wing 2nd Edition
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Friday September 14
4 – 7 PM

Join us for the X-Wing 2nd Edition Release Skirmish starting at 6:30 PM. You may play in either the Core Set Skirmish or the Conversion Skirmish for free with the purchase of either a 2nd Edition Core Set or one of the Upgrade Kits that give you everything you need to upgrade your current X-Wing ships to the new edition!

X-Wing Second Edition Core Set Skirmish
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Friday Sept 14
6:00 PM Registration
6:30 1st Round
Entry for this event is Free with the purchase of a 2nd Edition X-Wing Core Set or $5
Players may only use the contents of an X-Wing 2nd Edition Core Set to play in this skirmish. This is a perfect opportunity to get into the game, and rules will be taught!

X-Wing Second Edition Conversion Skirmish
Gnome Games Green Bay East
Friday Sept 14
6:00 Registration
6:45 1st Round
Entry for this event is FREE with the purchase of any 2nd Edition X-Wing Conversion Kit or $5 at the event
100 Point fleets, and all upgrade rules are in effect.

Players are allowed and encouraged to change their squads between each round in both events to allow you to try out as much of the 2nd Edition as possible!

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Congratulations to Francois Moret – the 2018 Cheesehead Regional X-Wing Champion!

We want to congratulate Francois Moret – the 2018 Cheesehead Regional X-Wing Champion!


Francois Moret is the 2018 Cheesehead Regional X-Wing Champion! After 2 days of grueling, hard fought battles between the Scum, Imperial and Rebel factions – Francois came out on top as the #1 X-Wing player in the Cheesehead Region. The field was a tough one with 80 players, including former National Champions and very talented field.

His 98 Point Team included:

Captain Nym
Scurrg H-6 Bomber

  • Veteran Insticts (1)
  • Extra Munitions (2)
  • Harpoon Missiles (4)
  • Twin Laser Turret (6)
  • Thermal Detonators (3)
  • Proton Bombs (3)
  • Guidance Chips (0)
  • Trajectory Simulator (1)
  • Genius (0)

Miranda Doni

  • Twin Laser Turret (6)
  • Extra Munitions (2)
  • Harpoon Missiles (4)
  • Sabine Wren (2)
  • Bomblet Generator (3)
  • Guidance Chips (0)


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Cheesehead X-Wing Regional – Top 64 (Day 1)

Well day 1 of the Cheesehead X-Wing Regional is in the book and here are the Top 64!
The Top 16 will resume play tomorrow morning at Gnome Games Green Bay East starting at 11:00 Sharp.

We’ll also have the X-Wing Regional redemption tournament starting at 11:30.  This event is free to all players that played int the Regional, and $10 for anyone that didn’t.  Limited Edition playmats plus promos and other prizes!

RankFirst nameLast nameTotal pointsMargin of VictoryStrength of ScheduleFaction
17Matt “Bashy”Flock47640.73333Imperial
59ChrisVan Daalwyk24750.38889Scum

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Star Wars X-Wing Regional Championship March 3 – 4 Preregistration closes Friday at Noon

Star Wars X-Wing Regional Saturday March 3

Preregistration Closes Friday at Noon!

Gnome Games is proud to host the X-Wing Regional Tournament March 3 – 4

Star Wars X-Wing Regionals
Gnome Games Green Bay East
March 2 – Warm up flights
March 3 – Main Event
March 4 – Finals
Entry – $25

We are very honored to host the X-Wing Regional Championship at Gnome Games Green Bay East. Day one will consist of all the Swiss rounds for the Regional Championship. Day 2 will consist of the single elimination rounds for the top 16 players as well as a Redemption tournament.

The Regional championship will be run by all rules set forth by Fantasy Flight games.
As an additional value to those traveling to our Regionals for a two day event we will be having a Redemption tournament on Sunday and a 3 round warm up event before Regionals on Friday night March 2nd starting at 7 p.m..

The Redemption tournament will be open to all players, with a $5 entry, but if you played in the main event on Saturday your entry is free!

Due to the high demand for this tournament seating will be limited to 140 players and all registration must be completed online to guarantee yourself a seat.

All entry fees will go towards prize support in addition to all the prizes provided by Fantasy Flight Games.
Sub Sandwiches will be provided for lunch on Saturday

X-WIng Regional Championship Details

Saturday March 3 – Sunday March 4th

Regional Championship (Main Event Swiss Rounds) Check in Saturday March 3 10:00- 10:45 a.m.

Regional Championship (Main Event Swiss Rounds) First round pairing Saturday  March 3 11:00 a.m SHARP

Top 16 main event Single Elimination rounds Roll Call Sunday March 4 11:00 a.m

Top 16 main event Single Elimination pairings Sunday March 4 11:30 a.m. SHARP


  • Regional Warm UP event (Side Event)- Friday March 2 $10.00 entry 6:30 p.m. Sharp (3 Rounds)
  • Redemption (Side Event) Registration / Roll Call Sunday March 4 11:00 a.m.
  • Redemption (Side Event) First Round Pairings Sunday March 4 12:00 p.m.
  • Regional Championship Entry $25 – 100% of entry is used for prize support
  • Redemption Tournament Entry $10 (unless you are in Saturday’s main event then it’s free!)