Game of Thrones card game tournament

logo-got-lcgWe’re delighted to announce that tickets for our Game of Thrones card game tournament are now on sale. Tickets include show admission, and the event will be held (like the others) upstairs in our spacious tournament area. We’ll make sure you get a chance to check out the show, too!

The tournament is brought to you by two sponsors:

ShirePostLogo2Shire Post Mint have been making beautiful fantasy coins using traditional methods for many years. Tom Maringer started off as a knife and sword maker before turning his hand to official coins for The Lord of the Rings, Conan the Barabarian and of course A Game of Thrones amongst others. Check out their website for more information.

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Trader News

rTlHqyURpQ1HL_t9e0MGrudWuZ_HwrAx5O-U9zlGmXUWe are pleased to announce that the 15th confirmed trader for Hereward 2016 is local shop The Rift. The Rift sell a wide range of Board Games and CCG’s, as well as discount Games Workshop and hold frequent tournaments and “Friday Night Magic” events. The Rift will once again be sponsoring our Magic the Gathering tournament, details of which will be released shortly.

Trader News

We have had a busy couple of weeks behind the scenes at Hereward and as a result we have signed up a further SIX traders for this year’s show.

So, our 14th trader is Wargames Illustrated. Wargames Illustrated (affectionately  known as WI)  is WI-Logothe world’s leading and best selling magazine dedicated to the hobby of miniature wargaming. The magazine is published each month in printed and digital formats. Each month WI features news, views, reviews and over 100 pages of articles relating to the noble hobby of miniature wargaming.

We’ll be announcing the 15th to 19th traders over the next few days so make sure you keep checking the website, Facebook page or Twitter feed.

SAGA Hereward Melée tickets on sale

938836We’re delighted to announce that tickets are now on sale for the official SAGA Melée at Hereward Wargames show, with thanks to our sponsors Gripping Beast, who have even promised to provide us a judge 😀

It’ll be a 6pt tournament, with 3 games over the course of the day (between 9:30 and 4:30) in the show’s tournament area upstairs. Your £10 ticket includes admission to the show, and we’ll give you a decent break to go buy suff from our lovely traders, admire the games, and eat.

Tickets are available here, and the tournament pack will be available for download once we’re done putting the final touches to it this weekend.

Watch this space, as signups for our other tournaments will be appearing over the course of the next couple of weeks.

Dreadball Regional Tournament

deradball logoBased on the great success of both the previous show, and the Dreadball tournament presence there, we are pleased to confirm we will be hosting another tournament at this year’s show! Not only that, but it’s going to be a Regional Championship!

Come and join some of the UK’s finest Dreadball coaches in battling it out for the ultimate prize, the title of Central- East Regional Champion, in what promises to be a fun and friendly day of gaming!

Tickets are £10, including show entrance fee, and are available from the link to the right or here.

TRADER NEWS

We’ve had a flurry of bookings in the last week, all from traders who graced the first show in 2015. In no particular order the 7th, 8th, 9th and 10th confirmed traders for Hereward 2016 are:

David Lanchester Military Books. David specialises in good quality military books. You may even find those rare military books and out of print items, you have been looking for. These range from ancient, medieval and renaissance periods through the Napoleonic period and into the 20th century. Added to these, there are many wargame related titles. Find out more on his website www.davidlanchestermilitarybooks.co.uk

Miniaturemen who are a husband and wife team and have been in business since 2007 working from home in our purpose built office in the garden. They mainly trade on eBay selling fantasy and historical wargaming figures and have now released their own rather splendid range of Cowboy Orcs! Find out more at www.miniaturemen.com

Lesley’s Bits Box and KR Multicase. Lesley and Ian sell a wide range of new and 2nd hand Games Workshop models and accessories at shows up and down the country and are also the main show outlet for the excellent KR Multicase range of model storage solutions. Find out more at www.lesleysbitsbox.co.uk

7th Heaven Games are a family run business from Weston-super-Mare who are a skirmish games specialist. They carry ranges such as Infinity, Malifaux and Carnevale! Find out more at www.7thheavengames.co.uk