Trader News

Today we can reveal the names of the 16th, 17th and 18th confirmed traders for Hereward 2016!

Our 16th trader for BLACK PYRAMIDHereward 2016 is Black Pyramid Gaming who sell a wide range of their own and other manufacturers steam punk style minis and rules. Black Pyramid were one of the first traders to sign up for our inaugural show in 2015 and we are pleased to welcome them back.

The 17th confirmed trader is Emperor Toad’s Emporium. Emperor Toad’s produce  an ever expanding range of scale wargames scenery and a TOADstunning range of hand crafted buildings, which really  bring your battlefield to life. They also paint Perry Miniatures and Warlord Games models to great effect at an affordable price.

The 18th confirmed trader is Diplomatist Books. Diplomatist Books is what can be charitably described as a micro-business – a one-man shop operated by Edwin King. Their stock is mainly History – predominately Military History – but DIPLOMATISTincludes anything else that catches their fancy. New items are added to their store on AbeBooks every week where they  generally have 700+ titles available!

We will be announcing at least one more name this week so keep checking our website, Facebook and Twitter.

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.

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.