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« Reply #15 on: 07 January 2014, 08:22:44 AM »

Cool. Something to consider perhaps for the next time: It would be nice to have a category between single base and army for multi-stand units (e.g. Warmaster, Black Powder etc) or allow bigger multi-stand units in what is currently the single stand category. It seems to me, looking at a whole unit (rather than a single stand) is where 10mm stands out. On the other hand a unit will be "drowned out" in the army category.
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« Reply #16 on: 07 January 2014, 11:52:46 AM »

started prep work on some entries last night. I think it will be a tough one the standard will be even higher this year.
Best of luck to all!
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« Reply #17 on: 07 January 2014, 11:54:30 AM »

I dont think Kev should be allowed to enter!  Tongue
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« Reply #18 on: 07 January 2014, 12:34:58 PM »

What size bases are they on?



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« Reply #19 on: 07 January 2014, 01:44:40 PM »

I'd second the vote for a unit class, Regiment, Brigade, etc of 20-50 figures since that is where 10mm truly shines.

That said I'll see if I can find a decent colour guard stand or two to submit.
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« Reply #20 on: 07 January 2014, 04:42:46 PM »

The unit category has been requested before, but we're wary of diluting the categories down too much.  And it means finding more companies to put in prizes as well!
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« Reply #21 on: 07 January 2014, 09:19:12 PM »

A close look at last year's winners and you'll see entries with two bases rather than one and more than two images submitted so I imagine the judging is quite relaxed so long as entries stay within the figure numbers allowed.  Undecided  I wouldn't want folk not entering for the sake of a few millimetres or the lack of a movement tray.
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« Reply #22 on: 07 January 2014, 11:41:06 PM »

A close look at last year's winners and you'll see entries with two bases rather than one and more than two images submitted so I imagine the judging is quite relaxed so long as entries stay within the figure numbers allowed.  Undecided  I wouldn't want folk not entering for the sake of a few millimetres or the lack of a movement tray.

We usually allow a couple of bases to be in shot, as long as they are still within the maximum base sizes in the rules.  There shouldn't be any with more than two images though, except for the 'Open - Army' category which is allowed 5, or if they've created a montage image themselves.
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« Reply #23 on: 08 January 2014, 02:09:17 AM »

Ah, my mistake. A montage counts as one image.

An idea might be just to limit figure numbers. Last year some of my figures weren't even based  Shocked  but the rules stipulate bases and movement trays.
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« Reply #24 on: 08 January 2014, 03:14:04 AM »

An idea might be just to limit figure numbers. Last year some of my figures weren't even based  Shocked  but the rules stipulate bases and movement trays.

You can still enter them, one guy last year stood his loose painted figures in a load of sand and photo'd them there.
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« Reply #25 on: 08 January 2014, 08:03:35 AM »

Ah, my mistake. A montage counts as one image.


Even Rocky had a montage Cheesy
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« Reply #26 on: 08 January 2014, 08:43:54 AM »

Looking forward to seeing the entries, each year the over all standard gets better and better  Cheesy and the job for the judges gets harder and harder  Cry.

Good luck to you all.
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« Reply #27 on: 08 January 2014, 08:45:19 AM »

Hi Andy,
Good to see you again.
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« Reply #28 on: 08 January 2014, 09:41:35 AM »

I'm in, just one question I know it says only Pendraken figures but in the open base category would it be ok to include a terrain piece from another manufacturer as long as all the figures are Pendraken?

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« Reply #29 on: 08 January 2014, 02:31:22 PM »

I'm in, just one question I know it says only Pendraken figures but in the open base category would it be ok to include a terrain piece from another manufacturer as long as all the figures are Pendraken?

Cheers

Richard

Yes.

Even Rocky had a montage Cheesy

And don't forget the A-Team.

You can still enter them, one guy last year stood his loose painted figures in a load of sand and photo'd them there.

I think that was me.

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