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By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Jul 21st, 2017
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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May 29th, 2017
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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
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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
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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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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
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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
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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
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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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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
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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
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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....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Jan 12th, 2017
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My painting skills are lacking. They really are. I’ve not painted anything of note for some time now. So, that means you don’t have to worry about me swooping in and taking the top prize in Mantic’s The Walking Dead: All Out War Painting Competition....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Jan 11th, 2017
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We’re once more halfway through the week. So far, it’s been a pretty standard week. After the chaos of the week before, I’m not complaining about that at all. I’m also not complaining about the temperatures we’re supposed to get to today here in Atlanta. I might just ope...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Jan 6th, 2017
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We’ve got a little bit of everything from Forge World today. For those that are Lord of the Rings fans, there’s a new Hill Dwarf Unit and Command. Those that love their Imperial Knights have some new heads to choose from, as well as some waterslide transfers. Finally, if you’re want...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Dec 29th, 2016
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This time of year, you tend to get a lot of things as gifts. Well, the folks over at Wild West Exodus are looking to maybe get you something else for free. They’re giving away ten copies of their rulebook to some lucky winners....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Dec 22nd, 2016
1 Comment
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Corvus Belli has a lot of drawings on their Facebook and Twitter pages. Usually, there’s one whenever a country is celebrating an independence day. Well, this isn’t one of those drawings. This one’s because Christmas is just a couple days away. And it’s an extra-big drawing, t...
By Polar_Bear
In American Civil War
Nov 16th, 2016
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At once, it feels both like, “wow. Already Wednesday?” and “wow. How is it only Wednesday?” Is it that way for anyone else or just me? I feel like I’ve gotten a lot done, but have a lot more waiting ahead of me. Ah well. We’ll make it. Break on through to the other...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Nov 11th, 2016
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Along with being Veteran’s Day, and the day that WWI ended, it’s also Polish Independence Day. And, as is tradition for Corvus Belli, they’re having themselves a one-day special giveaway....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 31st, 2016
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Mantic has launched a brand new painting contest. They’re calling it Brush With Death and it’s looking to be a new annual event where gamers from all over the world look to win a special trophy to add to their case....
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Oct 27th, 2016
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Halloween is less than a week away. I know a lot of people that will be celebrating this weekend. Heck, I’ll be celebrating this weekend, and I’m not even one for celebrating holidays all that much. You know who else is celebrating? The folks over at USAopoly. They’re running their ...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 27th, 2016
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While I certainly am a prolific writer (23,346 posts here on TGN at the time this one goes live), I’m certainly not much of a storyteller. Or, at the very least, I type up ~10 stories a day, but most are about 2 paragraphs lone. I’m the master of the short-subject, I guess. 😀 What [&helli...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Oct 26th, 2016
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We’re reaching the peak. After this, it’s a slide back down to the weekend. I’m hoping to have some friends over for gaming and cooking, as well as basically a “mini-Halloween” party (my apartment’s not really that big. Hard to have more than 4-5 people over 😛 ). T...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 12th, 2016
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It’s another national holiday. This time around it’s the National Day of Spain. How do I know this? Because Corvus Belli is having another of their Infinity giveaways. This time around you can get yourself a Knights of Santiago unit....
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Oct 3rd, 2016
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Who needs a calendar to let you know when a country around the world has an independence day or other special holiday? You can just check out Corvus Belli. They’ll let you know, and will likely have a special giveaway associated with it, too. That’s the case today, as they are having a Ge...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Sep 29th, 2016
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Tomorrow starts what is the favorite month of the year for many of my friends. I don’t think it’s that bad, either, though I think I slightly prefer November. But that’s as may be, it’s a lot of my friends’ favorite month because, of course, of the Rotten Harvest paintin...
By Polar_Bear
In 40K
Sep 23rd, 2016
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Friiiiiiidaaaaaaay! The gateway to the weekend. Hopefully you’ve got some gaming planned for the next couple days. I don’t have anything specific lined up, but there’s still plenty of time. At the very least, I’m thinking I want to make some brownies this weekend. Though I mig...
By Polar_Bear
In Board Games
Sep 15th, 2016
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Yarr arr yarr! I loddie the hotpants! It’s that time of year again, meharties. Talk Like A Pirate Day is coming up at the start of next week. Now, we all know pirates love to get things for free (you think they got all that gold through stocks and bonds trading?), and so in true […]...