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By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Nov 7th, 2017
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I deal with words all day. Mostly, it’s in the form of articles and rulebooks, but occasionally it’ll run into the more creative forms. Though I don’t end up dealing with poetry much, it does show up from time to time. If you’re good with syllables, then you might want to chec...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Nov 2nd, 2017
2 Comments
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It’s odd. Each day this week I’ve found myself, at some point, looking at the clock and going, “How is it only (time)?! Geeze! Today is taking forever!” And yet, in contradiction of that, I’ve also found myself going, “Whoah! It’s already (day)!? This week is...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 25th, 2017
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529 Views
Corvus Belli sure does love their contests and giveaways, don’t they? That’s not a complaint, mind you. Any chance to get free models is appreciated. This time around, they’re not celebrating any country’s national day. They’re celebrating Halloween. They’ve create...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Oct 20th, 2017
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766 Views
It’s Fridaaaaaaaay! Gateway to the weekend! Woo! My weekend is going to be chill. I mean… sure, as a polar bear, I’m always chill, but I’m just gonna hang out at home. I’ve actually been meaning to give the place a good cleaning. But next weekend will be full of gaming. ...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 12th, 2017
1 Comment
659 Views
It’s Spain’s National Day! Woo! And while there’s certainly been some unrest in the region lately, Corvus Belli still wants to celebrate the day in their traditional way: a giveaway. Want to get some free Infinity models? Yeah, I know I want some free Infinity models....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 4th, 2017
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885 Views
It’s halfway over. The work week is about half-done for most of us. With any luck, you’re looking forward to a weekend of gaming. I might be doing some of that. But I can guarantee that I’ll be doing some baking. Actually, that’ll start tomorrow. We’re having a chili and...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 3rd, 2017
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612 Views
It’s German Unity Day! Being half-German, myself, I’m half-excited about it. What could make me whole-excited? Getting a free mini from Corvus Belli. As is their tradition, it’s a country’s National Day, so they’ve got a giveaway. Put your name in the hat and you could g...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 22nd, 2017
1 Comment
952 Views
Steamforged Games is going to be launching their Kickstarter campaign for the Resident Evil 2 board game on September 25th. That’s just a couple days away. In order to build up the hype and excitement, they’re giving away a pledge to one person who shares their post over on Facebook. Head...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Sep 19th, 2017
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810 Views
There’s no such thing as “too many dice.” Also, it’s cool to have dice that match your team/army. Well, For those playing Techno Bowl from Bombshell Games, they’re giving you a chance to get custom dice for your team over on their website. *urge to know more intensifies*...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Sep 8th, 2017
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623 Views
Most painting competitions out there have you paint up a single piece and submit it as your entry. Wyrd’s Iron Painter is like that… kinda, except for the fact that you’re doing that multiple times in a row, each time with a new piece that has to be better than the last one if you [...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Sep 7th, 2017
0 Comments
696 Views
Today is Brazil’s Independence Day! As is tradition for them, Corvus Belli is giving away some figures to celebrate. You don’t have to be Brazilian to sign up. Just go put your name in the hat and you could win....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Aug 30th, 2017
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699 Views
Corvus Belli is wishing you a Happy Turkey Day. No, it’s not Thanksgiving (despite how much I wish it was). It’s Turkey’s National Day. And, as is their tradition, Corvus Belli is having a special giveaway....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Aug 24th, 2017
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896 Views
As is tradition for Corvus Belli, during a country’s National Day, they have themselves a giveaway. Today it’s Ukraine’s turn. Want to get yourself a free unit? Check out their Facebook post and put your name in the hat....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Aug 23rd, 2017
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628 Views
We all like free stuff. I mean, it’s free. Gotta love that. Well, Steve Barber Models is looking to give you free stuff. All you have to do is put your name in the hat by following them on Facebook....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Aug 8th, 2017
0 Comments
1748 Views
If you’d not heard, Gen Con is next week. Yeah, I know, right?! Anyway, Ninja Division has posted up their plans. And it’s quite a lot. They’ve got new product. They’ve got a painting contest. They’re going to have special guests at their booth. It’s a ton of stuff...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Aug 1st, 2017
0 Comments
791 Views
It’s the start of a new month. August has found us. It’s also Swiss National Day, and, as is their tradition, Corvus Belli is having a giveaway over on their Facebook page. Want to get yourself a free mini? Put your name in the hat....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Jul 21st, 2017
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827 Views
Many of you out there have been in charge of an RPG game before. Be it GM or DM or whatever other title you want to call it, you’ve written your own adventures for your players. Well, over at Kort’thalis Publishing, they’re celebrating the success of their adventure writing guide, A...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Jul 14th, 2017
0 Comments
783 Views
Vive la France! Man, you ever want to read about a strange time of turmoil, go read about the French Revolution. But, it’s over with now (and has been for quite some time) and to celebrate, as usual, Corvus Belli is having an Infinity giveaway....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Jul 7th, 2017
0 Comments
921 Views
Wyrd Games is known for running various painting contests throughout the year. They’ve launched another one over on their website. If you’re a pro at slinging the colored goo around, you might just want to check it out. You could win some Wyrd store credit for yourself....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Jun 27th, 2017
0 Comments
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I am no painting pro, as I mentioned in the post about Privateer hiring a painter. Well, I’m also not able to get to Russia. So there is absolutely no chance that I’m going to be winning the Mint Dragon Painting Contest, which is being held in Russia. But if you are able to get […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Jun 12th, 2017
1 Comment
825 Views
It’s another National Day and that means another giveaway from Corvus Belli. This time, it’s Russia Day. Grab some vodka and get to drinkin’. Also, head over to Corvus Belli’s Facebook page and put your name in the hat for a free mini....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Jun 2nd, 2017
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Happy Republic Day to all of you in Italy! As per their tradition, Corvus Belli is celebrating a country’s national day like this with a special giveaway. Want to get yourself a free mini? Read on....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
May 30th, 2017
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Gen Con is just a couple months away. …Holy hell! Gen Con’s only a couple months away!!! *cough* … yes, anyway, well, at the show, Ninja Division is going to be running their Golden Kobold painting competition. Grab your paints and brushes, it’s time to show that you’re ...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
May 29th, 2017
0 Comments
953 Views
Tercio Creativo is once more holding one of their story-writing competitions. This is the 3rd of its kind. Now, I’m all about the non-fiction writing, myself. But if you’re good at character development, plot, resolving conflict, and all that fun kind of stuff, you might want to check it ...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Apr 7th, 2017
0 Comments
1334 Views
Steamforged has gotten their Spring Sale underway over on their website. It might be a week before Easter, but they’ve also launched their special Easter Egg Hunt. Fangtooth has dropped a bunch of Easter Eggs all around the Steamforged pages. Find them and you could win....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Apr 4th, 2017
1 Comment
1186 Views
Spring has sprung. Soon, the Easter Bunny will be hopping on down the lane, hiding eggs. *sniffsniffs* Whew! Those eggs are smellin’ kinda ripe already! Oh, it’s just the limited edition Easter Fangtooth model that’s going to be available during Steamforged’s Spring Sale. They...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Mar 31st, 2017
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1821 Views
Last weekend, the Crystal Brush Awards were held at Adepticon. I certainly wasn’t in danger of winning them. And I’m probably not in danger of winning the new TMNT: Shadows of the Past Hobby Challenge that IDW Games has launched over on their website....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Mar 31st, 2017
0 Comments
1252 Views
Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory is one of my favorite movies (I even don’t mind Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, to be honest). One of the concepts from the movie that has permeated into “everyday life” is the idea of the Golden Ticket. Well, Corvus Belli has grabbed their t...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Mar 27th, 2017
0 Comments
924 Views
Who doesn’t like to get free stuff? I know I do. I mean, it’s free. What’s there to loose? The folks at Shades of Chaos Games are letting you possibly win a copy of their rulebook for Outlands for doing nothing more than liking, commenting, and sharing their contest post over on Fac...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Mar 26th, 2017
4 Comments
2667 Views
Adepticon has many fine tournaments and contests that take place over the course of the show. But only one of them gives away $10k to the winner. That’s the Crystal Brush Awards, the culmination of a year-long painting contest process that ends up in Chicago. Well, the overall winners have been...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Mar 17th, 2017
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It’s St. Patrick’s Day. I’m half-Irish, myself (my mother’s side of the family is Irish. My grandfather was an Irish-Catholic police sergeant in Chicago, because stereotypes come from somewhere. My grandmother was the first uniformed police woman in the city of Addison, IL.). ...
By Polar_Bear
In Ancients
Feb 24th, 2017
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Man, no day has felt entirely “right” this week. Monday was an amalgam of Saturday, Sunday, and Monday. Tuesday was like a Monday. Wednesday was kinda like a Friday. Yesterday was like a Saturday, but a lot busier. Today’s… still getting started, honestly. But it doesn’t...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Feb 16th, 2017
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1363 Views
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
In Accessories
Feb 15th, 2017
0 Comments
2045 Views
We’re making our way there, ladies and gentlemen. The previous weekend is as far from us as the next one is to us. Have you started getting together any plans? We’ve got the gaming day at the library coming up this weekend. Gonna hang out and play some Guild Ball and hopefully Fujian Trad...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Jan 26th, 2017
0 Comments
1399 Views
Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! As is per tradition, Corvus Belli is having themselves a giveaway in honor of a country’s national holiday. In this case, it’s Australia Day (or “Straya Day” to some). And, of course, there’s a new model you can win....