Salute

By Polar_Bear
In Events
Apr 20th, 2017
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It’s Thursday. You know, having had Monday off, this week is going by nice and quick. I know I’m looking forward to the weekend. Probably gonna swing by the semi-LGS (seeing as how no two places in Atlanta are closer than about an hour’s drive from one-another, especially since all ...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Apr 11th, 2017
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Salute is coming up soon. It’s an all-out, one day extravaganza. Think of a really huge gaming convention, and then cram all of it into a span of just a single day. That’s Salute. And, obviously, such a big deal means that companies at the show have big deals of their own. Steamforged Gam...
By Polar_Bear
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Feb 16th, 2017
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Arguably the biggest painting contest of the year is the Crystal Brush awards that have their finals every March during Adepticon. If you’d like to get free travel to the show, you can do so by winning one of the qualifying events that are held throughout the year. Salute is having a Crystal Br...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 19th, 2016
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As we all know, Salute was held last Saturday. As with many great conventions, there was a great painting contest to go with it. Well, the winners of said contest have been posted for you to check out....
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Apr 14th, 2016
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The work week continues. We’ve made it over the middle and are working our way back towards the glorious, glorious weekend! Mine’s going to be filled with prepping various articles for the next couple weeks. Lots of photos to take of models in various states of assembly. Fun stuff like th...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Apr 1st, 2016
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So, Adepticon is going on now. Soon, though, Salute will be going on, and that, from what I hear, is just an entirely different convention animal. Someday I’d like to go. Well, Victrix is going, and they’ve posted up the special deals they’ll be having. Plus, there’s looks at ...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Mar 16th, 2016
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The week continues on. We’ve made it halfway through. We might as well press on to the weekend. Turning back now would just be silly. But if we’re going to make it, we should rest a bit and get some provisions. Thankfully, there’s a group of bite-size stories here just waiting for u...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Mar 7th, 2016
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So… Guild Ball. Guild Ball is going to have a team with a bear. I want a Guild Ball bear. … Do I know anyone headed to Salute? And can I borrow £100?...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 28th, 2015
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Welcome once again to Tuesday, fellow gamers. Hopefully the start of the week has been treating you right. For those that were at Salute or KingdomCon over the weekend, I’m sure you’re having a bit of a time getting back into the “regular swing” of things. But as you sit, pote...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 24th, 2015
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Guild Ball is making their way to London for Salute this Saturday. They’d love to see you there. To entice you to stop by, they’ve got some special deals running, as well as an exclusive model that you can pick up while at the show. If you’re a Fisherman’s Guild fan, you can p...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Apr 23rd, 2015
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Forge World is gearing up for Salute. It’s just 2 days away. They’ve posted up their exclusives and pre-releases that they’ll have at the show. If you didn’t get in your pre-orders, don’t worry, they’ll have lots on hand at the show. And even if they do sell out of...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 22nd, 2015
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You’ve made it successfully halfway through the work week. Congratulations! The weekend will be here before you know it. Hopefully you’ll have some sort of chance to get a game in before then, but if not, your wait’s almost over, anyway. So, as we tend to do, we’ve collected s...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Apr 21st, 2015
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Forged in Battle is looking forward to Salute in just a couple days and would love to see you at the show. Any of you gamers out there interested in 15mm Ancient warfare games should definitely stop by their booth. Their War & Empire range, that they successfully Kickstarted a while ago, is soon...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Apr 20th, 2015
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Infamy is another vendor headed to Salute this Saturday, and they’ll be bringing the Black Market with them. Not, like, the real black market, or I’m sure the Bobbies would be waiting for them. No, this Black Market is full of steampunk-inspired miniatures goodness. Many of the miniatures...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 20th, 2015
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Victrix is getting ready for Salute this Saturday. The show only runs for one day, so they know people want to be able to get the things they want and then get to the next booth. As such, they’re taking pre-orders for their products before the show. Then, all you have to do is stop […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 17th, 2015
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Freebooter Miniatures will be making their way to Salute in just over a week and they’ll be bringing a load of new booty with them. They have a quartet of new Freebooter’s Fate minis in the form of Jamon Borodino, Kasper, Piccina, and Lilith. They’ll also be giving people a chance t...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 16th, 2015
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Mantic will be making their way to Salute and they’ll be bringing quite a lot with them. First off, they’ll have Kings of War demos going on the Tablescapes Tiles they have from Secret Weapon Miniatures (Mantic’s the exclusive distributor of those in the UK and Europe). You can also...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 15th, 2015
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Gripping Beast has posted up their new releases for Saga that they’ll be bringing with them to Salute. The biggest announcement is the new faction they’ll have. The Revenants are based on the myths and superstitions of the Middle Ages. But beyond that, they’ll also have new building...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 14th, 2015
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Critical Mass Games will be headed to Salute (which is on April 25th) and will have a bunch of minis and terrain along with them. But if you want to make sure they’ve got what you want, you can pre-order from their site and they’ll bring it with them. They’ve also got some new relea...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Apr 8th, 2015
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Forge World will be one of the many vendors headed to Salute, the UK’s premier gaming convention. They want to make sure that if you want to buy something from them that they’ll have it on hand (because nobody likes going away disappointed and empty-handed). So to make sure they have what...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Apr 3rd, 2015
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Friiiiiiiidaaaaaaaaay!! Woooo! I hope everyone’s got some gaming scheduled for the weekend. I’ve got some minis to put together from DreamForge-Games, myself. Should be a good time. Anyway, we’ve got our collection of bite-sized stories we want to share to you before the weekend. Th...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Mar 19th, 2015
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The South London Warlords is going a bit Willy Wonka with the prize bags for Salute. If you get an Advance E-Ticket for the show, your bag may have one of 4 Golden Tickets inside. One’s worth £250. One’s worth £150. Two of them are worth £50. Will you be one of the lucky ones? […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 11th, 2014
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Copplestone Castings won’t be at Salute, themselves, but their products will be available at the show. Plus, for those of you (like me) who won’t be there, they’re having a special deal on their website. Source From the announcement: We won’t be there but Wargames Emporium wil...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 11th, 2014
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Anvil Industry will have their new stim-hound pack available at Salute and for general retail shortly thereafter. Source From the update: The complete Stim-hound Pack! These will go to general retail in a few weeks time but we will have a limited number of sets available on the stand at SALUTE this w...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Apr 10th, 2014
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Studio McVey will be one of the vendors headed to Salute this Saturday. They’ll have new Sedition Wars minis and a special deal going on as well. Plus, check out these new previews. Source From the man, himself, Mr. McVey: We’ve got Salute this weekend, and we have a lot of preview releas...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 10th, 2014
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Spectre Miniatures gives us another preview of their upcoming minis line with a look at the African Militia. Source From the preview: Heres a preview of our African militia. To see them all and claim your free CIA SOG Officer miniature come and check us out at Salute this Saturday on stand TJ22....
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 10th, 2014
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Forge World will be making their way to Salute this Saturday and they’ve got plenty of new models available to pre-order while there. Source...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 9th, 2014
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Mantic didn’t get their fill yet of conventions in the US with Adepticon last weekend, so they’ll be at PAX East this upcoming weekend in Boston. Source From the update: Later this week we’re double-hitting the shows with Ronnie attending PAX East and the UK team going to Salute. So, let’...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 9th, 2014
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Capitan Games will be making their way to Salute this weekend and offering demos of their games. Plus, they’ll have deals going on their Warmodelling miniatures. Source From the announcement: Come to see us at SALUTE 2014, with the invaluable help of IRON FORES GAME CLUB we will play the Cacabe...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 4th, 2014
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By Fire and Sword is another company that’ll be at Salute next weekend and they’ve got some special deals going on as part of the occasion. Source From the announcement: Every order prepaid before the event will be discounted by 10%. Additionaly, if You’re our backer from Kickstarter camp...
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 4th, 2014
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Micro Art Studio will have some new Discworld busts available at Salute next weekend. Source From the update: We are happy to announce that this year we will be selling our Discworld Busts on Salute 2014. The bust will be available in our on-line store in one month....
By Polar_Bear
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Apr 3rd, 2014
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GCT Studio gives us a look at what they have in store for Salute coming up next weekend. Source From the announcement: We have two brand new models to show off for Bushido’s Wave 17 (out April 11th) including one Salute Special the Grey Pilgrim. We will also be giving out a free handy reference...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 31st, 2014
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Clockwork Goblin Games will be headed to Salute and is having a sale going on for the show. Source From the announcement: Salute is getting closer by the day, time does that unfortunately, and as we get organised we can offer a discount to those of you that will see us on the day. Order […]...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 28th, 2014
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Micro Art Studio will be headed to Salute in a couple weeks. For those that order stuff from their website and pick it up at the show, they’re offering a special deal. Source From the announcement: Like year before we are launching Salute pre-orders. It works like this make an order before 6th ...
By Polar_Bear
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Mar 28th, 2014
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Freebooter Miniatures will be at Salute in a couple weeks. Will you be there? I won’t. I’ll be in Boston. Source From them to you: Salute 2014 – where to find us! Ahoy there As you may already be aware, we will be visiting London on Saturday 12 April 2014 for the 24th annual Salute. [&hel...