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1st Annual Toys For Tots Toy Drive

1st Annual Toys For Tots Toy Drive
Thanksgiving is usually a great time to not only give thanks, but also a chance to play some games and get as many Tanks on the table as possible.

This year we are pleased to announce a merging of our annual “Tanksgiving” event with a Toys for Tots Charity event into our “1st Annual Toys for Tots Toy Drive”.

Support Toys for Tots and get your Tanks on the table through the month of November.

Stores have already been sent information to step forward and run a Flames Of War or Team Yankee activity during the month of November so make sure you ask your local store if they will be supporting this Toys for Tots initiative.

Store owners should contact their Account Manager for more information on how to participate.


Helping Children and Winning Prizes
In addition to helping children in need have a great Christmas, you have the opportunity to win a number of prizes (names drawn at random) just for participating. There will be a number of participation prizes:

  • 40 participants will be chosen to receive a random prize chosen from our books to boxes of tanks
  • 5 lucky participants will get a 150 point army of their choice
  • But 1 very lucky participant will win their height in Battlefront Box Sets (minimum height 5’8”)!  

What does someone’s height in boxes look like? Just take a gander at the handsome fella in the picture. That’s Mike, one of our Account Managers. Mike is 5’10” of awesomeness (5’11” with his hair spiked) standing next to 5’11” of random box sets!

Now the value will vary based on what your customer wants but Mike’s pick comes to over $1,500 USD at full retail! That’s enough to build at least 3 armies!

It’s also a great way to make new friends (Hey Mike, can you maybe hook me up?).

The prize draw is only available to US Stores and customers, however that doesn't mean you cannot find a worthy charity in your local country and arrange a great gaming weekend at your local gaming store.

1st Annual Toys For Tots Toy Drive


How Does It Work?
Players provide a new toy (value $15 or more) and the store will take to their local Toys for Tots drop off point or local children’s charity after the tournament.  For each additional toy beyond the first, players get a token for 1 in-game reroll. 

Stores will provide Battlefront with a list of players along with information on the number of toys collected (long with some pictures of the pile) as well the results of the event. Don't forget to submit a copy of the results to Battle Rankings.

The Battlefront team will conduct a live draw on Facebook on the 4th of December to announce the winners. Stay tuned for more information on the exact timing of the draw.


1st Annual Toys For Tots Toy Drive

Toys for Tots is a program run by the United States Marine Corps Reserve which distributes toys to children whose parents cannot afford to buy them gifts for Christmas. The program was founded in 1947 by reservist Major Bill Hendricks.
Participating Stores
Date Time Period Type Store Town State Phone
10 Nov 2018 12pm TY Tanksgiving White Knight Games Helena MT 406-422-4080
10 Nov 2018 10am MW Tanksgiving Hobbytown USA Kennesaw GA 678-993-4476
17 Nov 2018 10am TY Tanksgiving Hobbytown USA Kennesaw GA 678-993-4476
17 Nov 2018 11am ANY Round-robin Rooks Games and More Bozeman MT 406-556-2153
24 Nov 2018 2pm TY Tanksgiving GAJO Games Sandy UT 801-563-5956
01 Dec 2018 11am MW/LW Megabattle Game Ogre Westlake Village CA 818-585-6052
01 Dec 2018 12pm LW Megabattle Kirwan's Game Store Catskill NY 518-719-0091
01 Dec 2018 9am MW Tournament Family Time Games Indianapolis IN 317-450-2574
01 Dec 2018       Legacy Defined Killeen TX 254-416-7166
01 Dec 2018       The Game Depot Tempe AZ 480-966-4727
01 Dec 2018       Lost Planet Games Torrance CA 310-908-2643
01 Dec 2018       Battleforge Lexington KY 859-277-3937
01 Dec 2018       Imperial Outpost Glendale AZ 602-708-3998
01 Dec 2018       Sentry Box Calgary Alberta 403-245-2121
01 Dec 2018       Generation X Bedford TX 817-540-5556
01 Dec 2018       Armchair Adventure Honolulu HI 808-228-4736
01 Dec 2018       Table Top Games & Hobby Overland Park KS 913-962-4263
01 Dec 2018       Game Keeper Montreal  Quebec 438-380-3939
01 Dec 2018       Grogg's Club Sunbury PA 570-492-3084
01 Dec 2018       Wings, Wheels and Waves Massillon OH 330-830-7755
01 Dec 2018       Asgard Games Houston TX 713-582-7196
01 Dec 2018       Game Empire - Pasadena Pasadena CA 626-304-0621
01 Dec 2018 11am MW Megabattle Hard Knox Games Elizabethtown KY 270-737-8911
01 Dec 2018 3pm TY Megabattle Hard Knox Games Elizabethtown KY 270-737-8911
01 Dec 2018 9am MW Megabattle Dreamers Vault Games Minneapolis MN 952-270-7303
02 Dec 2018 9.30am LW Tanksgiving Kingston Gaming Nexus Kingston Ontario 613-546-2565

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Last Updated On Tuesday, October 16, 2018 by Luke at Battlefront