#WAAC Black Library Raffle

The generosity of strangers is an amazing thing really and WAAC has certainly started something that makes me incredibly proud of this hobby community!!

So a very nice young man called Jamie (aka @_hotrodthug on Twitter go follow him) has donated 2 Black Library prints (around the A3 size) which you can see below.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Now the hope is that these will become signed Black Library prints and it is something we are working on achieving (if there is someone in particular you would like to sign but them in our direction ;))

Anyway for those that have not come across WAAC before a quick catch up.

In 2014 I lost my Mum to Cancer, the MacMillan Nurses were amazing in looking after my Mum but also my Dad and I wanted to give back to them. So far in the 3 years we have run this we have raised over Β£16000!!!

So please if you want to help with a donation, run an event, raffle some models please let me know πŸ™‚

The RULES!

  1. 1 Raffle ticket = Β£1 donation to https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/waac2017
  2. Multiple purchases are fine (MOAR tickets = MOAR chances) so feel free to give me all your monies πŸ˜‰
  3. When you donate please ensure that you say HotRods Prints in the comments
  4. Please make sure JustGiving have your email (you may need to log in) as I will need those emails to contact the winner. IF you don’t want them to have your email feel free to drop me a DM on social media.
  5. The draw closes on the 23rd of October 2017Β to allow us time to try to get these bad boys signed.
  6. The aim is for the first winner to get first pick of prints and the second winner gets whats left πŸ™‚
  7. I am not responsible for rules governing other countries, with regards raffles/gambling so you as individuals will need to take responsibility for those not me.
  8. Finally remember WAAC has a new meaning Wargamers All Against Cancer!
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WAAC-ing the Crops – Farmers Guild Raffle

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Hello to everyone, I have something really exciting to share. But first the plug, in 2014 I lost my Mum to Cancer, the MacMillan Nurses were amazing in looking after my Mum but also my Dad and I wanted to give back to them. So far in the 3 years we have run this we have raised over Β£16000!!!

So please if you want to help with a donation, run an event, raffle some models please let me know πŸ™‚

Now for the exciting bit, the amazing guys at Steamforge have agreed to let me raffle off a full 6 man Farmers team which the postal service allowing will be with the winner by Salute!

Unfortunately for me, they are going to be sent straight from Steamforge HQ so I wont get to see them early 😦 boooooo πŸ˜‰

So have I made you wait long enough yet?

The RULES!

  1. 1 Raffle ticket = Β£1 donation to https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/waac2017
  2. Multiple purchases are fine (MOAR tickets = MOAR chances) so feel free to give me all your monies πŸ˜‰
  3. When you donate please ensure that you say Farmers in the comments
  4. Please make sure JustGiving have your email (you may need to log in) as I will need those emails to contact the winner. IF you don’t want them to have your email feel free to drop me a DM on social media.
  5. The draw closes on the 7th of April 2017Β to allow Steamforged as much time as possible to get the Farmers out to the winner.
  6. The aim is for the winner to get the team early but we asked 2 things do NOT spoil the models or cards till Saturday! and we can’t be responsible for the postal service so don’t moan if they don’t turn up in time πŸ™‚
  7. I am not responsible for rules governing other countries, with regards raffles/gambling so you as individuals will need to take responsibility for those not me.
  8. Finally remember WAAC has a new meaning Wargamers All Against Cancer!

WAAC 2017

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We are back and apparently we are doing year 4 of WAAC!!! After the last 3 years netted MacMillan Cancer Β£16071.92, we go again and see what this year brings πŸ™‚

As always you can donate at;

https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/waac2017

But I need help the success of this little idea is down to you my plucky readers and your generosity both with cash but also your time, skills and ideas.

So if you want to do something for WAAC this year let me know and I will do my best to publicize it and help if I can.

But for now, time to figure out how I can make Spuddy pay πŸ˜‰

Beared-itorial – Wyldhammer Report

So that was the weekend in which I survived the Wlydhammer WAAC event, first the guys did amazing with the help of the Battlehammer they managed to raise aroundΒ£800 for WAAC with the raffle on the day and Masons Raffle, speaking of Masons you can see the draw here;

Head to about 27 minutes to see it happen live-ish…

So the day itself was great fun, although a 5am start and 1am finish meant the lads from Yorkshire Guild Ball had a 20hr day o_O with 5 games of Guild Ball sandwich in. As you may know I took hunters with me on this one, it’s a team that I havent gelled well with and always struggle outside of their plan A.

Which meant I was going for fun and to see how they faired outside of playing Fillet all the time…It didnt go well I ended up getting the spoon. Something I never managed to do this is both an amazing thing and also rubbish. I love I finally have one but gutted that a mixture of tiredness and the hunters meant I wasnt in the top half of the table as I have been in other events.

I will say this that my dice hated me all weekend, I have never seen such dire rolls. Even in the spoon game in round 5 my dice had decided that I was not having any luck. 11 dice charge by Seenah into Fahad (yes I lost a hunter off) netted me one 5!!! Yes not even a 6!!!

I did enjoy all my games, even against Straw! and the whole was great fun, I am not going to do a run down as usual as I can’t remember any of the games beyond below average dice and by the time I write this my memory she is blank. However I did learn some things;

  1. Fillet is filth and also incredibly popular
  2. Mr Cannon only lives #20mins away from Ferrybridge services, ask him about his journey sometime.
  3. The A17 and A47 are the dullest roads in existence
  4. Spuddy has an unnatural obsession with MacDonalds
  5. You can’t buy fish and chips in Great Yarmouth, only chips and sauce!! It’s the seaside!
  6. Need more practice against Hammer and Scalpel, 2 captains we don’t see much of round our way.
  7. Hunters are not for me unfortunately, I don’t have a plan B with them.
  8. Its amazing what you can get people to do for charity πŸ™‚
Games This Week

Some more malifaux this week in which JD took on Guild McMourning, I ended up with another draw but another round and I could have nicked it. Another great game and glad to have the gaming cleanse after a LOT of guild ball this year.

I also rocked a vassal game again using JD against Seamus and managed a win mainly down to opponent messing his schemes up. I did manage to run Wrath in this list and cheap hitty henchmen with oathkeeper is fun apparently πŸ˜‰

Hobby This Week

More work on the Jack Daw stuff should keep me busy and out of trouble for a while.

Make sure you check out my sponsors the always friendly if in South ‘Yorkshire’ gaming store the Outpost where you can get 20% off RRP on their site.

#WAAC – Super Happy Dance

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I dont usually post on Fridays, BUT for those keep up we where this morning close to hitting a VERY VERY big total.

https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/waac

https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/waac2015

https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/waac2016

For those that are keeping up and are good with sums, that is;

Β£15000!!!!

You heard me, we have passed a truly mind-boggling total! Like totally amazing, I am writing this with tears in my eyes. Thank you one and all for making this happen, thank you.

LAST CHANCE – Win a #WAAC Mat

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Last chance to win a gaming mat (in lovely wipe clean vinyl) all thanks to BoardMatz!!!

You can win either a 3×3 or a 4×4 WAAC mat! You have 12 hours from time of posting so lets make it count..

Also remember they also sell them at a great rate which also gives to WAAC as well, so why not enter the competition AND buy for loads of money to fight cancer!!

The RULES!

  1. 1 Raffle ticket = Β£1 donation to https://www.justgiving.com/waac2016/
  2. Multiple purchases are fine (MOAR tickets = MOAR chances) so feel free to give me all your monies πŸ˜‰
  3. When you donate please ensure that you say Mat Raffle in the comments
  4. Please make sure JustGiving have your email (you may need to log in) as I will need those emails to contact the winner. IF you don’t want them to have your email feel free to drop me a DM on social media.
  5. The raffle will close at midnight (BST)Β  8th of July 2016 to allow BoardMatz chance to do the draw.
  6. Winners will be contacted asap after the draw is made.
  7. Please remember if you are entering OUTSIDE of the UK then you will need to cover postage.
  8. I am not responsible for rules governing other countries, with regards raffles/gambling so you as individuals will need to take responsibility for those not me.
  9. Finally remember WAAC has a new meaning Wargamers All Against Cancer!