TwisterCon XIII - 2017
TwisterCon 2017 will provide news updates on this page.
TwisterCon – 2017 Awards will be just as they were last year
Procedure- All Convention registrants will receive one numbered ballot. Registrants are not required to play in any of the games they vote for. All ballots must be turned into the Registration ballot holding box no later than 9pm Saturday night. Results will be announced @ 10pm. The following are this year’s categories.
Best of Show
A GM Award selected from all of the top Historical Miniatures Games.
Best Theme Event
A GM Award selected from all Theme Miniature Events including Historical, Science Fiction, Pulp Fiction, or Fantasy.
Presented to the most creative and authentic modelers who are always staging a unique event to recognize..
Best Painted Army
Presented to the “Paint/Airbrush Rockstar” among us all. ?? Does a SAGA Irish Warband, or Bolt Action Falshirmjager platoon count as an Army? The answer is no.
GM Award Evaluation
Since judging is inevitably subjective, registrants are given the following general criteria for reference, and encouraged to see all events, and evaluate them based on:
Appearance: Impressive appealing figures, terrain, models, gaming tools and overall table layout.
Participation: Players are visibly enjoying the game, and all players asked respond enthusiastically.
Innovation: Unique methods, techniques or craftsmanship, GM showmanship and any other exceptional methods evident to produce a high quality event.
GM Effort: For a GM going 'above-and-beyond' to run many events, and/or large fun games or over a dozen gamers, informative/educational or multimedia efforts such as historical posters, flags, AV etc.