The Bugman’s XXXXXX League Cup

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21st – 22nd May 2016

Warhammer World, Nottingham

Jim_and_Bob_Art“Good afternoon, sports fans and welcome to one non-stop, action packed weekend of Bloodbowl action at the XXXXXX League Cup, sponsored by Bugman’s Bar! I’m certainly looking forward to this one, Bob!”

“That’s right, Jim- if last year’s Cup is anything to go by, the stretcher-goblins are in for one busy weekend!”

“You’re not wrong, Bob! But that’s what happens when the players are offered complimentary flagons of Bugman’s ale before the match! It Rulebookcertainly made for some interesting games!”

“Haha! I can hardly wait! Heeeere we go!”

We are proud to announce the return of Blood Bowl to Warhammer World in the form of the XXXXXX League Cup, sponsored by Bugman’s Bar. Ahead of you lies a weekend of fantasy sports action, where you will pit your team against like minded Blood Bowl fans in an effort to be crowned the Bugmans Champion and lift the mighty XXXXXX Event Pack.pngLeague Cup.

As usual with our events, there will be a number of prizes on offer for various aspects of the hobby, from painting individual models and whole teams, to specific in-game achievements (such as most Touchdowns,
Most Interceptions, etc),  sportsmanship, and of course, the XXXXXX League Cup itself.

team listsWhether you’re new to the game or you’re a veteran of a thousand matches, The XXXXXX League Cup is a great excuse to
spend a few days playing Blood Bowl in the unique environment of Warhammer World, while enjoying the hospitality of famous brew-master Josef Bugman.


Event Essentials

star playersDate: 21st – 22nd May

Entry Price: £50

Saturday 8:30am-7:00pm, Sunday 9:00am-5:30pm
Early Registration open on Friday 20th May from 5:00pm- 8:00pm

Team galleryStarting Team Size:  1,300,000 gold pieces
Number of Games: 5
Game Length: Two and a half hours
Included in Ticket Price:

  • Food! We will provide lunch on both Saturday and Sunday
  • Drink! One free pint of Bugman’s XXXXXX or any soft drink for each player.

All miniatures in your collection must be Games Workshop miniatures and be fully assembled, painted and based. Each model must fully represent what you have presented on your team roster, and be 100% obvious which player they are.

Rules in use: We have slightly modified the Blood Bowl rules Modifications include:

  • Higher starting gold pieces count to allow for greater variety to teams.
  • Star Players can be bought as part of your team
  • No players actually killed or can miss games – means you have your whole team all weekend.
  • Bugman’s Sponsorship available for one of your players.
  • One player of your choice earns one skill every game, guaranteed.
  • No need to record Star Player Points, expenses, treasury etc; very simple league play.
  • League Points earned for Completions, Touchdowns, Casualties, Interceptions and Players Sent Off for Fouling. Whether you win the games doesn’t actually matter…

Tickets and Information

Ticket Information: Tickets for Warhammer World’s events are available as e-tickets. You can find out more about our e-tickets here, and buy yours here.

Your ticket covers access to Warhammer World’s available general facilities and services, and tickets for the Exhibition Centre can be purchased on the day.

You need to arrange your own travel and accommodation if required.

Event Information: For more information please contact the Warhammer World Events Team on 0115 900 4994 or email them on

For a great experience make sure you’re familiar with the Event Pack for this event before you attend the event.