Adepticon 2022 – Bolt Action

Bolt Action: Back to the Front

After two years of R&R it’s time to return to the front! Spread across two days, join us at Adepticon 2022 for Bolt Action: Back to the Front – two events, six games. To represent the titanic scale of this global conflict, forces based on all nations and all theaters are allowed. The world, is at war.

Note: Bolt Action Combat Patrol and Bolt Action Doubles are separate events. Players are not required to participate in both events or required use the same force for each event.

2022 Event Theme

The theme for both Combat Patrol and Doubles is Back to the Front. After running with specific themes in previous years, we have decided to open up the event and allow players to bring a forced themed on any nation/theater.

Draft Rules – These event rules are not final and are subject to change. No changes will be made after Jan. 15, 2022.

Tentative Event Schedule

  • Combat Patrol – Thursday, 4pm – 10pm
  • Doubles – Friday, 8am – 6pm

Event Rules

House Rules

  • Turret Jam – The Turret Jam rule will not be used.

Event Scoring

The overall score for each player is a combination of:

  • Battle
  • Paint
  • Sports
  • Theme

Both Combat Patrol and Doubles will score Paint using a rubric:

Army List Submission

Players are required to submit Army Lists in advance for review. Failure to submit Lists by the deadline will result in a points deduction. Lists are due:

Note on EasyArmy – We all use it, we all love it. But double check those lists against the book.

Model Policy

All models used in Combat Patrol and Doubles must follow the Adepticon Model Policy (Jan. 15, 2020 update). In summary:

  • All models must be WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get)
  • Minimum three colors required
  • Basing required

Any models that do not meet these requirements will not be allowed on the table.

Players and Forces



Join the Adepticon 2022 – Bolt Action Combat Patrol & Doubles Facebook Group for updates, hobby progress, list discussion and questions.

Event Sponsors

Please visit our generous event sponsors who had already provided prize support for the 2020 events and will be helping out even more in 2022!

Past Results

Event results from Combat Patrol 2018 and 2019.


Contact Andrew at with any questions.