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Its the final day to get your Golden Gear 2019 Painting Competition entries in by tonight at Midnight EST (Saturday December 7th, 2019). We received a few more entries since we extended the deadline last weekend, which we’re sharing with this post.

Please finish-up painting your HGB/HGA minis today and get photos taken and emailed to Robert at rdubois@dp9.com right away. We’ll post all new entries received on Sunday and then judging and the winners will be announced later next week. All the rules and entry photos received so far can be viewed on the DP9 Forum thread at the following link.
https://dp9forum.com/index.php…

We have decided to extend the entry deadline by 1 week for the Golden Gear 2019 Painting Competition to Midnight EST on Saturday December 7th, 2019. To give painters a bit more time and we need few more Pimp My Gear and Duelist entries to round out those categories. We posted all the entries received to the DP9 Forum thread this morning and have attached the latest of them with this post for everyone to checkout. If you have time please take a few photos of your painted up HGB/HGA minis and email your entries to Robert Dubois at rdubois@dp9.com this week. All the rules and entry photos received so far can be viewed on the DP9 Forum thread at the following link.
https://dp9forum.com/index.php…

Also, a reminder there are just 2 days left on the DP9 Online Store’s Black Talon Friday Thru Cyber CEF Monday Sale is on now to Midnight EST on Monday (December 2nd, 2019). With all our HGB Black Talon and CEF Faction plastic & resin minis, decals, patch, and commander token packs are 25% OFF and their pewter minis are 20% OFF. All the sale specials can be viewed at the following link, Gear Up with a Black Talon and /or CEF Force!
https://store.dp9.com/index.php…

 

 

Its Thanksgiving Day for our American cousins to the south again, so we decided to have some fun and made a Happy Tanksgiving image with tank minis from Heavy Gear Blitz. We hope you all have a great day with family and friends. After that comes the madness of Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Dream Pod 9 is joining in with our Black Talon Friday Thru Cyber CEF Monday Sale from Thursday November 28th, 2019 and running until Midnight EST on Monday (December 2nd, 2019). All our HGB Black Talon and CEF Faction plastic & resin minis, decals, patch, and…

A quick reminder for all our Heavy Gear Blitz fans, our annual Golden Gear Painting Competition is on right now, with 4 categories and prizes for each below. We just posted more entry photos in our DP9 Forum thread today and have attached them with this post for everyone to checkout. We still need more entries to make this years painting competition a success. Please take a few photos of your painted up HGB/HGA minis and email your entries to Robert Dubois at rdubois@dp9.com this week. The official deadline is the end of November 2019, but we may extend it…

A quick reminder for all our Heavy Gear Blitz fans, our annual Golden Gear Painting Competition is on right now, with 4 categories and prizes for each below. We posted photos of the first entries in our DP9 Forum thread today and have attached them with this post for everyone to checkout. Get painting your HGB/HGA minis, take photos and email them to Robert Dubois at rdubois@dp9.com by the end of November 2019. The Categories: – Best Heavy Gear Blitz Miniature (Single HGB/HGA Miniature: Gear, Strider, or Other Vehicle) – Best Heavy Gear Blitz Combat Group (Combat Group of Four…

On this Remembrance Day here in Canada and the British Commonwealth or Veterans Day in the United States we want to thank and remember all the brave men and women who have helped keep us all safe and free through the years. On the 11th hour, of the 11th day of the 11th month, we take 2 minutes of silence to remember. Image below includes the war poem “In Flanders Fields” written during World War I by Canadian physician Lieutenant-Colonel John McCrae, with image of the Canadian National Rimy Ridge Memorial in the background.

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Our judges looked over all the Golden Gear 2019 Entries this week and tabulated our results for the 4 categories. We want to thank everyone that took the time paint-up some their Heavy Gear Blitz and Arena miniatures, take photos, and send them in for our annual painting competition. Each category winner will be receiving a Golden Gear 2019 Trophy and a $100 USD Dream Pod 9 Online Store credit plus free shipping for their next order that will include the Trophy when shipped.

Now, its time to announce the winners below and we have attached images below with this post of the winning entries and honorable mentions for each category.
– Best Heavy Gear Blitz Miniature Winner: Nathan Burg
– Best Heavy Gear Blitz Combat Group Winner: Paul Wantland
– Best Duelist Miniature Winner: Frank Washburn
– Pimp My Gear Winner: Koichi Ogino

You can checkout all the entries on the DP9 Forum Golden Gear 2019 Entry Photos thread at the following link.
https://dp9forum.com/index.php?/topic/19059-golden-gear-2019-entry-photos/

This week the Peace River & NuCoal Mold 2, which includes the Chevalier, Jerboa, Skirmisher, and Crusader IV sprues is going into production at Plasti-World Products here in Montreal. We went over earlier this week for the production run test pops, to check the first pops and give our approval. I took a bunch of photos of the test run to share with you all below, enjoy!