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Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« on: January 01, 2014, 05:30:44 PM »
Lets start 2014 with a bang, and a voice of Authority.

Dates:
- Entries can be submitted via a PM to Narric (Me) from January 1st until February  20th.
- Voting will take place from February 21st until February 27th.
- Winners shall be announced on February 28th.

Prizes:
Currently 1st place winners will recieve a set of lovely dice. Physical Prizes are a possibilty and shall be negotiated soon.

Along with Physical prizes, Award Seals will also be granted to the Top 3 Entrants.

And here is a picture of the Custom Second Sphere Dice up for grabs;


Rules:
- The Warlord may not be a named Special Character.
- The model(s) must be Game-legal.
- Transports do not need to be included, unless explicitly sated otherwise by Codex/Army Book/Rule Book/etc...
- Up to three pictures may be submitted for the entry. You are limited to 800 x 600 pixels for picture dimensions. Don't hesitate to ask for help if you're not used to picture editing.
- Depending on numbers, Voting may be split in Master and Novice tiers.
- All Models must be fully Painted.
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #1 on: January 01, 2014, 10:34:13 PM »
Would it better to combine this with the special character one?
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #2 on: January 01, 2014, 10:51:33 PM »
Would it better to combine this with the special character one?
I decided to make them seperate, as not every Special Character is a HQ Choice in 40k, and some game systems such as Infinity don't have distinct categories for models to fall into like 40Ks' FOC but still have named characters.

Also, some people may choose to use a SC figure, and only paint it, whilst a Warlord model of a persons own design would be much more unique.

However, if someone was to create a model that can be used to represent a Special Character, but also a "Pick-&-Choose" Warlord, they can choose which contest the model goes into.

Of course, no one may enter the same model into both, and I will be keeping track of that ;)
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #3 on: January 02, 2014, 04:43:48 AM »
Does fully painted include painted and/or flocked bases? Some people never worry about bases and others believe it's a requisite (and could therefore not enter the contest) so i think clarification is good.

Also i should be able to enter :D
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2014, 09:05:59 AM »
In my mind,the model itself being painted is the minimum. While the model should still be on a base, there is no need for it to have any additional detail like flock and sand :)
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #5 on: January 02, 2014, 09:26:21 PM »
Well I'm working on a warlord for a comp which has the same deadline by chance, but it won't be game legal since I've ended up turning it more into a diorama.  ::)

It'll probably be thrown out of that comp too for having more than one mini on the base, but i'm doing it anyway :p.

In short, I'm busy with that so won't be entering. :p

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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #6 on: January 02, 2014, 10:57:50 PM »
If we can't except it into this contest, I'm sure we can put together a Diorama Contest in future, so your efforts are not in vain :)
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #7 on: January 08, 2014, 12:13:45 AM »
I think I have something for this.

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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #8 on: January 31, 2014, 12:22:08 PM »
I'm aiming to get O'Vorcah completed and ready for submission within the next week or two!
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #9 on: January 31, 2014, 12:31:58 PM »
My backup entry is just awaiting paint, but weather is putting a halt on that :(

My primary entry is still a work in progress :P He's going to be imposing, is all I can say XD
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #10 on: January 31, 2014, 11:12:35 PM »
May I enter a picture of myself in the gear of a warlord? o.O

And if not a picture of myself, can I submit a picture of a voluptuous model in warlord gear? :D
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #11 on: January 31, 2014, 11:22:24 PM »
If it can be used as a legal miniature in a wargame, then yes :P
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #12 on: February 01, 2014, 12:19:34 AM »
He's proxying an Imperator Titan as himself...
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #13 on: February 01, 2014, 12:32:37 AM »
He's proxying an Imperator Titan as himself...
Hmmm.....

I'm afraid we can't except entries with partial or total use of organic material.
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Re: Warlords 2014 [Rules]
« Reply #14 on: February 10, 2014, 12:36:23 PM »
Reminder that Entries for this contest close on February 20th.
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