Cross-Swords – PAW 2024

Date: February 3rd & 4th 2024.
Location: YMCA Plymouth, John Kitto Centre, Honicknowle Lane, Plymouth, PL5 3NG


This will be a 2000 points Warhammer 40k ITC and UKTC ranked event consisting of 5 rounds over 2 days with a maximum of 40 players.
Tournament will be on BCP (bestcoastpairings) for list submission and submitting Game round results
Leviathan Tournament Companion will be in use and all current FAQ’s and Balance Data Slates published up until the 26th January 2024 will be allowed.
*Note if any FAQ’s or balance data slates are released after list submission on the 26th January 2024 will not be in effect. Changing of lists after this date and lists submitted after this time will be subject to a 10 point penalty.
List submission will be by 23:59 on the 26th January 2024.
Armies will need to be painted to Battle Ready standard. Those Armies who do not meet this standard will lose the 10 points per game for not being Battle ready.
*Note an entire army that has just been dry brushed will also not be accepted as battle ready.
Below are the primary missions, mission rules and deployments.
As the missions are predetermined drawing, gambit and secondaries will be drawn as normal.


Saturday 3rd Feb 2024

  • 08:30 - 08:45 Registration
  • 08:45 - 11:15 Game 1 –Primary Mission Take and Hold - Mission Rule Chilling Rain – Deployment Search and Destroy.
  • 11:15 - 12:00 Lunch
  • 12:00 - 14:30 Game 2 – Primary Mission the Ritual – Mission Rule Scrambler Fields – Deployment Sweeping Engagement.
  • 14:30 -15:00 Break
  • 15:00 - 17:30 Game 3 – Primary Mission Purge the Foe – Mission Rule Chilling Rain – Deployment Crucible of Battle.

Sunday 4th Feb 2024

  • 08:30 - 09:00 Arrival
  • 09:00 - 11:30 Game 4 – Primary Mission Deploy Servo Skulls – Mission Rule Hidden Supplies – Deployment Crucible of Battle
  • 11:30 - 12:30 Lunch
  • 12:30 – 15:00 Game 5 – Primary Mission Priority Targets – Mission Rule Chosen Battlefield – Deployment Dawn of War
  • 15:00 - 15:30 Awards Ceremony

All 20 tables will be using the Glasshammer tournament terrain set and each mission will have terrain layout to follow for the mission which will be on each table for you to follow.
All ground floors are line of site blocking, Terrain Rules will be on each table for reference.
Please see the Glasshammer terrain set for more info. Each table will have a printed booklet for each games map layout.


All models must be WYSIWYG and made clear with your opponent. Any models not WYSIWYG must be cleared with the TO prior to event, this also includes 3d printed or proxy models. 3D printed models can only take up a model count for your army to a maximum of 20%
Any discrepancies in lists will result in a VP penalty of 10 points of all matches up until the point of discovery and the discrepancies must be rectified for the rest of the event
You MUST have rules available for every unit in your army, including erratas.
Players that have not finished their full 5 rounds the game ends at the end of that current round (Note, both players must play the same number of rounds).  The points at the end of that round are the final score, allowing for any end of game secondary scores, games may not be talked out and extra points added on for what might have happened.  Chess clocks are allowed at this event.  Judge/TO decisions are final when it comes to resolving these games.
All scores must be submitted within 10 minutes of each game ending.  Failure to do so will result in a 0-0 result.
Each player must score their games, either on Score Sheets provided or the Tabletop Battles APP.  This will reduce score inconsistencies and issues.


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Have a great event and most of all have fun.