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The Organization of Strategic Gamers (OSG) 

would like to Welcome you to

Recruits - Aug 25-27, 2017

in Lee's Summit, Missouri


Welcome to Recruits, Aug 25-27, 2017 at Lee's Summit High School.  We would like to invite you to attend Recruits as we celebrate our 23nd show held in Lee's Summit, Missouri SE of Kansas City inside the spacious Lee's Summit High School field house.  The aim of Recruits has always been to recruit new wargamers into the hobby as well as enjoying some great games with old friends.

Joe Orteza, Michelle Lee Blastenbrei, and Jeff Porter are our special guests for Recruits.

Joe Orteza is an award winning artist, miniature painters, sculptor, and teacher winning 14 Golden Demon Awards and 2 Crystal Brushes.

Michelle Lee Blastenbrei is a teacher/competition painter from here in Kansas City area. She has taught classes at Gen Con, Adepticon, and Reaper Con. Awards include a Crystal Brush, a silver and 2 bronze from World Expo and several gold from Reaper.

Jeff Porter, a freelance illustrator from the Midwest. Jeff’s past clients include Paizo Publishing, Catalyst Games, Fantasy Flight Games.

All of our artist special guests will be offering seminars at Recruits. Seminar listings

 Spring 2012 Video courtesy of Steve Hobbs from Tennessee



Admission remains $5.00 per person and students of all are FREE. 




***Game Masters are NEEDED!!!!

We are ready for Game Masters to register your events on line using the following link.

The form is really, really easy to use with mostly buttons to click. It will take you half the time to use the form than it would if you were planning to email us your game requirements.

We will be providing a paint-n-take area again, concessions and several tournaments, more information is available on our web page. 


Besides excellent wargames at RECRUITS, attendees will also find a great selection of wargaming products brought by dealers from around the area and many from around the Midwest.  To see our complete list of  Dealers Attending RECRUITS. 

So there you have it: a fun filled day to do battle with gamers you know, meet new friends, and enjoy all the activities we have planned. 




Please thank the following individuals and businesses for their support of Recruits, either through volunteer service or from prize support donations even if they are unable attend our show.  Thank You!
Brush With Nobility Miniatures LLC

DGS Games, LLC

Dungeon Wall

Game Cafe

Jeff Porter Illustrations


Micropanzer Wargame Studio

Mini Painter, Ink

Pawns and Pints

Peculiar Games & Hobbies

Syr Hobbs Wargames, LLC


Warlord Games

Wiley Games

Kids having fun

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