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January duel

Please choose your winner

Poll ended at 30 Jan 2017, 19:17

私は、集束滞在するんです!
5
17%
Guadalcanal 1942.
24
83%
 
Total votes : 29

Posted by Dad's Army on 23 Jan 2017, 19:17

This is duel nr.157 folks!

The rules this time were:

The duel against mister X, who will duel every month..
- no base
- WWII Matchbox Japanese Infantry
- montly duel mister X
- 2 pictures

You have a week to choose your winner.
Once again gentlemen take your places and may the best painter win.
Please leave comments after the duel has finished


"私は、集束滞在するんです!"

Image

Image

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"Guadalcanal 1942."


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Posted by Dad's Army on 30 Jan 2017, 21:07

Well this was the first duel of the new mr. X against the old first mr.X...
Yeah he was up against my good friend Peter who started the mr. X idea.

Now who was the winner, sorry Peter it wasn't you...
Our new mr. X did win his first monthly duel!!!
Congratulations to mr. X a job well done, 83% can't mis I would say.
A nice entry, especially the second picture was much better quality!

Maybe the title "私は、集束滞在するんです!" scared voters off Peter :mrgreen:
it seems to say "I've got to stay focused!" in English.
But never the less, a cool entry and nice you took the first month.
(with such a loss I feel a rematch coming)

I would like to thank the 28 voters besides me for making the duel more fun!

Now who is willing to take a duel against mr. X?
We are looking for March, April....
Look at the list here
mail me at bfduel@gmail.com...
There must be someone who can beat him I guess...
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Posted by Kekso on 01 Feb 2017, 17:56

Cool duel. I'm happy we have Mr.X 2017. And congratz for the win.

I voted for looser... as usual... it was pity vote because I recognized Peter's poor work :xd: :xd: :xd:
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Posted by MABO on 01 Feb 2017, 19:53

Congrats from me as well. It was a very unusual topic in my eyes. Very interesting.
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Posted by Susofrick on 02 Feb 2017, 10:38

I am also very happy that we have a Mr X this year too! And (sorry Peter, I do like you and your work, but) it is very nice that Mr X gets to win his/her first duel! So good start! Both figures are very nice and I have no idea which I voted on.
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Posted by Peter on 02 Feb 2017, 20:15

Did I loose? OMG! :eh:

No I wanted to kick of this series of duels with the new Mr X, like I did last year with the previous Mr X! That I loose this one doesn't matter! It was fun!

Congrats Mr X with your win and I wish you a very good year! ;-) :thumbup:

And thanks to all who voted! :thumbup:
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Posted by Ben90 on 02 Feb 2017, 22:39

Hard to choose this time... I think the result does not show how close it really was...
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Posted by Bluefalchion on 03 Feb 2017, 00:19

I was surprised by the vote spread, too. I thought Peter's entry was actually pretty good. His photo was much more straight-forward compared to Mr. X's entry.
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Posted by Beano Boy on 03 Feb 2017, 01:40

With my poor eyesight who won guys! big letters please. BB
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Posted by FredG on 03 Feb 2017, 19:08

Beano Boy wrote:With my poor eyesight who won guys! big letters please. BB


The one who was placed first
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Posted by Peter on 09 Feb 2017, 19:16

Beano Boy wrote:With my poor eyesight who won guys! big letters please. BB

I didn't! X did!
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Posted by Susofrick on 10 Feb 2017, 08:51

I did! :-D I know I wasn't in, but it's worth a try!
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