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Sign up for FSA Comm Link!

While we haven’t stayed on top of updating our website, we do have FSA Comm Link, our newsletter up and running thanks to Hyena and Razor. We run updates with any special sales, day for Tabletop play and any other special events. Click here for the signup form!

September Events Update

We have a busy month ahead of us! Friday, September 19 Lupus and Sakura will be visiting so we will be having a special team based night and everyone will be extended the regular’s night pricing so bring your friends! Saturday, September 27th will be my birthday beatdown. Think you have what tit will take to keep me from winning that day? Make sure you are here at 3pm. We will also be resetting the BattleTech ladder at 4pm, and Red Planet at 5pm. $20 will get you unlimited duels (both ladder and otherwise) until the end of March. Top…

Important News Bulletin!

Hyper Pulse Generators online, incoming transition: News bulletin. Attn. all Pilots! This is the last weekend to get your name to the top of the BattleTech and Red Planet ladders to win a free one month pass.  The ladder resets on July 4th.  You also have until July 8th to buy the one month pass at the current price.  On July 1st, we will be going to a per game pricing with reduced rates based on the number of sheets we have counted and on record here at the pod bay. As we will not be at CONvergence we will…

News Bulletin!

Hyper Pulse Generators online, incoming transition: News bulletin. Attn. all Pilots! We are sorry to announce that we will not be at CONvergence this year.  This change is due to some communication errors which were experienced with CONvergence, we will still have prizes there for those in the LAN gaming tournaments and we will be posting some extended hours and special events that will happen that weekend at our headquarters.  FSA’s commanders have also been looking at how we do things, so there are some changes coming soon.  Please note that on July 1 our monthly passes will be going…

Anime Detour 2013

It’s official we will be at Anime Detour again this year!  We are very excited to see everyone at the convention.  However, due to pod transport to the convention our regular site will not be open Thursday 4/18 – Sunday 4/21.  Come see us the week before, or the week after at our site to get your fix, or better yet, if you are at the con come and check out our special events!  Hope to see you soon! ~Pooka

Call signs

A little while back we were having a conversation in the pod bay about where people’s call signs came from.  Cyd and I thought it might be fun to create a thread here on the website where we could all share those stories.  For example, mine, Pooka, came about during my first ever time playing in the pods.  We were in Chicago at Dave and Busters in either 2002 or 2003 we were asked for call signs and one of my old ones was too long, another, created as a joke, was not at all appropriate, and I was stuck. …

New Ladder Rules and Upcoming Events

We have started our new ladder for 2013 with some changes. The ladder will reset twice a year, closing on December 31st and June 30th and restarting on January 1st and July 1st (or as close to those dates as possible). Initial population of the ladder each term will be done via a Gunslingers event for BattleTech and a series of duels in Red Planet. At the end of each normal business day in which the person at the top of the ladder has successfully obtained or defended that rank they receive either half off of that day’s rates (for…