Battle Cry

Battle Cry Hobby Competition

Each year The Battle Standard Tabletop Game & Hobby celebrates the miniature modeling hobby by bringing you our BATTLE CRY Hobby Competition. Participants enter multiple categories to display their skills and compete with their peers on painting, kitbash, and conversion talents. The winners walk away with the BATTLE CRY trophy. A one-of-a-kind sculpted bust of our very own mascot and standard bearer, “Wallace” demonstrating the traditional BATTLE CRY pose. Click the links below to learn more about how you can participate and share in the tradition, the fun, the glory that is BATTLE CRY Hobby Competition!

DATE: ANNUALLY IN SEPTEMBER AS POSTED, SEE OUR EVENT CALENDAR

C A T E G O R I E S

Sci-Fi Small Model
  • Trophy category. TOP 3 RECEIVE A FULL-SIZE TROPHY!
  • Smaller entries such as a single foot troop or a small creature. Entry must be approved for category by judges during check-in.
Sci-Fi Large Model
  • Trophy category. TOP 3 RECEIVE A FULL-SIZE TROPHY!
  • Large entries such as a single vehicle or a monstrous creature. Entry must be approved for category by judges during check-in.
Fantasy Small Model
  • Trophy category. TOP 3 RECEIVE A FULL-SIZE TROPHY!
  • Smaller entries such as a single foot troop or a small creature. Entry must be approved for category by judges during check-in.
Fantasy Large Model
  • Trophy category. TOP 3 RECEIVE A FULL-SIZE TROPHY!
  • Large entries such as a single vehicle or a monstrous creature. Entry must be approved for category by judges during check-in.
Unit / Squad
  • Trophy category. TOP 3 RECEIVE A FULL-SIZE TROPHY!
  • Themed or cohesive unit or squad such as a grouping of troops or vehicles. Entry must be approved for category by judges during check-in.
Diorama / Extended Base
  • Trophy category. TOP 3 RECEIVE A FULL-SIZE TROPHY!
  • This is a free-for-all category for miniature dioramas and otherwise extended base entries only. We are specifically looking for models interacting exceptionally with the environment or base it is part of. Miniatures should also be removable to show play-ability. All time periods permitted. Entry must be approved for category by judges during check-in.
Open
  • Trophy category. TOP 3 RECEIVE A FULL-SIZE TROPHY!
  • This is a free-for-all category. All entries permitted. Entry must be approved for category by judges during check-in.
Kitbash / Conversion
  • Trophy category. TOP 3 RECEIVE A FULL-SIZE TROPHY!
  • UNPAINTED entries only. Entry may include mixed model kits, plastic card work, and putty sculpting assembled to form a cohesive model. Model is judged on readiness-for-primer/paint, construction integrity, center of gravity, and overall design and positioning. Entry must be approved for category by judges during check-in.
Staff & Last-Year’s-Trophy-Holders Showdown
  • Trophy category. TOP 3 RECEIVE A FULL-SIZE TROPHY!
  • Staff and last year’s BCHC 2018 trophy holders (placing first in any category) only. Public vote determines winner. Entry must be approved for category by judges during check-in.

 

*** CATEGORIES SUBJECT TO CHANGE BEFORE EVENT DAY ***