Friday, November 20, 2015

Wargames News and Terrain 500 Followers Give Away!

To celebrate the milestone of reaching 500 followers here on Wargame News and Terrain I decided to organize a wargame give away following the tradition in the wargame blogosphere. This way I want to celebrate and thank everybody for checking Wargame News and Terrain but also the dozens of wargame companies that supply us with their exciting news! 

**Due to great success and popular demand the Wargame News and Terrain give away is extended untill midnight - 30/11!**

What do we do? Wargame News and Terrain is a wargame hobby blog dedicated to supply you with your daily wargame news, straight from the source and our own online research. We also have an extensive collection of reviews and tutorials which you can find in the pages above.

Entry Details

So what can you win and what do you need to do to make a chance at the nice prizes. To enter this give away you must publicly follow Wargame News and Terrain by joining the follower widget on the top right of the homepage. Then you send us a message using the contact widget stating your follower name.

If you have done all of the above you will earn one ticket in the draw but there’s more to increase your chances! Each of the following things will earn you one more ticket in the draw but please mention the things you have done in your message.

-           Create a post on your own blog or other websites and forums sharing this give away.
-           Add Wargame News and Terrain to your own blog scroll.
-           Follow Wargame News and Terrain on Twitter @wnt_news 

The closing time for entries is at 23:00:00 - 28/11/2015, the draw will follow on Sunday of the same weekend and will be done using an online random number generator so grab your chances! The first winner will be contacted and asked which prize he/she wants and so on untill also the other three winners have their prizes!

The prizes

I also want to thank the companies that supported this event being Heroic Maps, Alternative Armies, The Ion Age,, Wargames Terrain Workshop and The Wargame Vault for supplying the following great prizes totalling around €100.00!

First up is a $20.00 voucher from kindly donated by Steve of The Wargame Vault. This voucher can be used to purchase any PDF’s on the website and believe me loads of interesting rules and terrain to be found there. Check The Wargame Vault here.

Secondly we have a £20.00 voucher kindly donated by Gavin from, The Ion Age and Alternative Armies. This voucher can be used to buy scenery, miniatures or rules from any of the three brands so something shiny for everybody’s taste! Check the, The Ion Age and Alternative Armies website here.

Next up we have a £30.00 voucher kindly donated by Dave over at Wargames Terrain Workshop! This voucher can be used in the Wargames Terrain Workshop to buy miniatures or scenery! Check the Wargames Terrain Workshop website here.

Also kindly donated by Sarah and Joe from Heroic Maps are the following digital files of highly-detailed scenery pieces: Explorer: Wild Places, Town: Streets & Houses, The Lost Halls of Hightamrish and Industrial Spacecraft Rooms worth around $20.00 and great for wargaming and roleplaying adventures. Check these pieces and more of them here.


So the winners are the following! But thanks to all entrants and keep an eye out on more contests and raffles in 2016!

  • Ken B. £20.00 The Ion Age Voucher
  • Giles S. £30.00 Wargames Terrain Workshop Voucher
  • Stefan K. $20.00 The Wargame Vault Voucher
  • Tim G. Heroic Maps Bundle Voucher

So happy hobbying and good luck!


Ray Rousell said...

Congrats on reaching 500 followers!!!!! Keep up the great work!

Don M said...

OK put it up on all three of my blogs.....congratulations on the 500!

CBFasi said...

Good luck to all entries.

Its great to have this Blog active as its a fantastic source of news relating to the hobby.

There are even companies that I personally know getting blogged so there is a wide range here, and that to me is great.

Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Thanks everybody for entering and your very kind words, really appreciated! The people who have entered so far have just received a reply from me. For those who have just joined or are already follower, make sure to send me a message using the contact widget to enter. Cheers!

Unknown said...

I hope I did everything right :)

Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Thanks Comoran, just send you a reply!

The Kiwi said...

This is the first blog I open when I read wargames blogs. Keep up the great work in bringing us all the news.

Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Hello there, thanks for the compliment! Nice to hear Wargame News and Terrain is your first stop for your daily wargame news as gathering all this news is quite some work! Cheers!

Unknown said...

I love your reviews, congrats for your success! I'd like to enter your contest too, here are my shares:
Keep up the good work!

Ian said...

500 is a big achievement but not surprising with your content


Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Hello Ian and Jocasta, thanks again for the kind words! Make sure to send me a message through the contact form to confirm your entry. Cheers!

Stefan (aka. Monty) said...

Many congrats! The attention your blog gets is well deserved. You're performing an excellent job with putting all those interesting information together!

I'd be delighted to enter your raffle. Of course I've been a follower for a long time.

And you're on my blog roll since then.

In addition I put a not about your celebration on my blog:


Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Hello Stefan, thanks for joining the raffle! Glad you like the news we post on a daily base. Couldn't find your entry through the contact form, could you send me a message so I can add you to the raffle? Cheers!

Eric the Shed said...

Congrats on the milestone....will pop up a post tomorrow morning

I have been following this for sometime

Eric the Shed

Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Hello Eric, thanks for stopping I'm following your excellent Frostgrave build on your blog, great idea of the dragons. Could you send me a reminder tomorrow using the contact form so I can easily gather all participants? Thanks!

Eric the Shed said...

Sent contact message..hopefully

Unknown said...

Grats to your 500, go on for 5000!

I'm sharing your good news wherever I can!
Blog post:

And now I'm off to Victrix, I just read on your Twitter they offer 30% off :)

Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Thanks for entering and sharing the news. Just posted the Victrix sales!

Unknown said...

500 followers are a lot! Congrats! :)
Even though seeing Ray here means that probably he will win everything, I'd still like to give a try :)
I have shared this post on Facebook, Twitter and G+ and here it is on my blog:
I have fun reading you :) Wishing luck to everyone :)

Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Thanks Nora for joining, could you also send me a message through the contact form to confirm your entry? Cheers and Ray can't win everything but still he will surely get lucky as seemingly always!

Michael Awdry said...

What a fabulous achievement, very many congratulations.

Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Thanks Michael!

The Wilde Goose said...

Many congratulations! Your blog has really become the prime source of information for all new product releases in the wargaming world. Keep up the good work.

Wargame News and Terrain Blog said...

Thanks for that nice comment!