News | BattleCry

By: Battlecry  05-Apr-2012
Keywords: Games, University, Roleplaying

News and web updates for BattleCry will be added here, so watch this space.

31-1-12. We have added photo's of our tshirts, dice and the first of our raffles. Check out our merchandise and competitions pages for more details. Price changes tomorrow.

16-1-12. Wow, not long now. Loads more events have been added. We have more sponsors and demonstrations happening. Pre-registration for the current price changes at the end of January for many events so don't forget to register. Heros For Sale will have a trade stand in the main hall. Warlord Games have donated some great Black Powder items so check out their demonstration stand on Saturday afternoon and you could win a prize.

18-12-11. Added more demonstrations. More Players Packs and details for events.

18-11-11. The Early Bird date has now passed. We are up to 68 registrations including a couple from overseas! We have added several new sponsors including SlugFest Games, TheGameGate.co.nz and First Scene. TheGameGate and RetroSpace have confirmed attending with Trade Stands so save up to spend on their awesome stands.

2-11-11. Just added a new demonstration event. A demonstration of Dystopian Wars will be happening at lunch time each day. Only 13 days left for the Early Bird registration fee. We have 32 registrations already!

28-10-11 Field of Glory Players Pack just went up on the website. The BattleCry Kids Challenge information added.

24-10-11 Just added Legends of the Five Rings CCG one day event. Added more History into our Past BattleCry's section.

19-10-11 Loads more added. We have confirmed Warhammer Fantasy "FluffyCon" which is now available for registration. More events are up including the Masquerade Ball for Friday night. We have confirmed some awesome sponsors and there is a new page to show who our sponsors are and what they have done to support BattleCry.

08-10-11 Just added the rules for Tony's Board Gaming Tournament, and the "Super Munchkin of BattleCry" Tournament in the Board Games Section. I've added a picture link to Lee's Black Powder Demonstration event. We are also in the process of confirming a couple more demonstrations and the first ever BattleCry Carcassonne Tournament. More info coming.

05-10-11 My computer has some issues and updates slowed down but things are back up and running so loads being added to the site. Just added the 28mm Lasalle Napoleonics event. Added the last of the winners from the Facebook competition. Check out the winners photo's on our Facebook page. Registrations going live in the next couple of days. BattleCry was successful in a grant application to the AUSA and have a grant to help with the costs of the L Block of Selwyn College. Yay! And we are in the finishing stages of confirming a special game designer guest who will be attending BattleCry. Watch this space for further news.

16-07-11 The BattleCry team have been busy fundraising and working on confirming events. Just added our first Malifaux 1 day tournament, added winners names for the Facebook competition and announced a new upcoming competition that will start after the Facebook competition.

24-06-11 First competition for Facebook users has been announced. Starts on June 25th and runs until 23rd July. See the BattleCry Convention Facebook entity for details.

20-06-11 Information added to website today: Black Powder demonstration, Timetable pages for Saturday and Sunday, 15mm Renaissance Wargaming tournament. Created News section.

Keywords: Games, Roleplaying, Rpg, University

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