Sunday, 14 January 2018

The Votes are in for the 'Flight' Bonus Round Theme!

Hi Everyone

Well, our first bonus theme round is complete! We had 45 participants submitting entries illustrating their interpretations of the 'Flight' theme. Below are the results of the voting.


The Runners Up, all tied with 21 votes each:

StephenS' 'An Argument of Witches' 

PaulO'G's 'One Man Dirigible'

BenF's ' Battle of Britain'


The top three podium finishers are:

Third Place: DebD's 'Scale 75 Jessica Thunderhawk'

Deborah will receive another 25 points in recognition for her excellent submission to this round. Wonderful work and congratulations Deb!!

Second Place: SidneyR's 'Troops in Flight, 1688'

Sir Sidney will receive another 50 points to add to his total which will also see him reaching his 400 point overall Challenge target. Well done Mr. Roundwood! 

And in First Place: 

ByronM's 'Dropfleet Commander UCM Beijing Battleship'

Absolutely wonderful work Byron. For claiming top spot on the podium Mr. Mudry will receive another 75 points and a gift certificate from the great folks over at Comic Readers. Congratulations Byron, and thank you for sharing your inspiring work with us.


Again, a BIG thank you to all the participants of the bonus round - your good natured creativity and sense of good fun really makes the theme rounds sing. Thanks again! 

Finally, as a reminder, next Saturday midnight (Jan 20th) is the submission deadline for our next Bonus Theme Round: 'BFG: Big Freakin' Gun', so roll up your sleeves and get to work so we can enjoy a wonderful spectacle of ginormous guns and compensator cannons!


  1. A well deserved accolade for all winners and runners-up! Great work!

  2. Wow, thank you everyone for the votes! Congratulations to Sidney on second place, I really thought you were going to take the win this round with your stunning composition and colours choices. Deb, I love that figure and the base very cool and well deserved third. Some really good work from everyone else too.

    I don't know about the rest of you, but I love these theme rounds, waiting every Sunday for them to go up and see everyone's take on the theme and all the amazing work being done.

    1. Oh, and I am really sorry to have completely forgotten initially, but Thank You very much to the round's sponsor: Comic Readers Regina. I will put the gift to great use when I am back there visiting Curt sometime this spring.

  3. Congratulations to the winners and runners-up, well done!

  4. Congratulation on a great entry. This was one of the best bonus rounds I've seen and voting was very difficult. "you've all done very well"

  5. Congrats to everyone especially the winners!

  6. Congratulations all on another fun round!

  7. Congratularions to all, I see two of my favourite in that list!!

  8. Wonderful stuff people! Great to see a newcomer in Deb on the podium alongside two other cracking entries. Not long to the next bonus round now!

  9. Great work congratulations to the winners

  10. Excellent stuff. Well done all who managed to meet the deadline and congrats to the place getters. cheers all

  11. Everyone had such fun entries! I enjoyed looking at all of them :) Thank you for the votes!

  12. There were a lot of good works, but Byron's victory was absolutely deserved. Thanks also to everyone who voted for my work!

  13. Fantastic set of entries, really enjoyable to view them all and read the blurbs - we’ll done all!

  14. Well done everyone! And a huge well done to Byron, as a very worthy winner, and to Deb, for a fantastic entry! The 'Themed Rounds' are one of the great pleasures of the Challenge, seeing everyone's submission each second Sunday. Awesome work everyone - on to the next one with 'BFG' !

  15. Well done to the winners, and also to all those who entered!

  16. Top work everyone, a very strong round. Congrats to the winners.