Poll

Which Group Builds would you like for the coming year?

Food Related GB
2 (1%)
100th anniversary of the RAAF GB
11 (5.6%)
1920s/1930s GB or Between the Wars GB
22 (11.3%)
Let someone else decide the scheme GB
3 (1.5%)
South American GB
8 (4.1%)
Your Favourite GB
6 (3.1%)
Swords into plowshares GB
8 (4.1%)
Never retired GB
10 (5.1%)
46' GB
22 (11.3%)
Braillescale GB (build something in 1/144 or smaller)
6 (3.1%)
Tigermeet GB
10 (5.1%)
Captured GB
9 (4.6%)
Naval GB
12 (6.2%)
Cold War Continues GB
8 (4.1%)
Post Apocalyptic GB
13 (6.7%)
Zombie Apocalypse GB
4 (2.1%)
Extended Vietnam War GB
10 (5.1%)
The Man in the High Castle GB
7 (3.6%)
Trashcanistan GB
10 (5.1%)
Anything but wheels GB
9 (4.6%)
April Fool's GB
5 (2.6%)

Total Members Voted: 44

Voting closes: March 02, 2021, 02:24:31 AM

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2021 Group Build Poll
« on: February 16, 2021, 02:24:31 AM »
Ok folks, I finally got around to getting this sorted.  It's time to vote on which Group Builds you would like to see in 2021.  I have put up all the suggestions proposed in the last 12mths.  See here for more info on each - starting at about Reply#536.  Also feel free to ask.  Please note that I may have tweaked a couple.

Poll will run for 2wks.  Each member gets 5 votes and you are able to change your mind if you so desire (e.g. to help whittle down the results if you see your preferred is not going anywhere).  Campaigning to get your favourites picked is allowed.

Plan is to have the first new GB start no later than 1st April 2021 - sounds ominous ;)
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Re: 2021 Group Build Poll
« Reply #1 on: February 18, 2021, 02:38:06 AM »
All hail the God of Frustration!!!

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Re: 2021 Group Build Poll
« Reply #2 on: February 18, 2021, 02:43:26 AM »
And in case you don't think its a real threat remember this:

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Re: 2021 Group Build Poll
« Reply #3 on: February 19, 2021, 03:08:09 AM »
The '46 GB is winning??  Seriously??!!   Come on folks, isn't that a little bit of a old choice for this genre?
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Re: 2021 Group Build Poll
« Reply #4 on: February 19, 2021, 05:49:24 AM »
Hmm.. interesting numbers.

I would suggest though that Zombie and Post apocalypse are almost/essentially the same thing and could easily be combined. That could be a vote bleed.

I do like a bit of '46 though  ;)

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Re: 2021 Group Build Poll
« Reply #5 on: February 19, 2021, 06:10:03 AM »
Well, considering how successful (not) this years GB's are/were, there's not a lot of hope in next years  --- just my 10 worth

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Re: 2021 Group Build Poll
« Reply #6 on: February 19, 2021, 09:34:34 PM »
I had grand intentions for the 2020 Group Builds, and didn't do anything

I have similar hopes/plans/intentions for 2021.  We'll see what actually gets done. 



Also, couldn't Man in the High Castle be folded into '46? Seems like they are very similar.

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Re: 2021 Group Build Poll
« Reply #7 on: February 19, 2021, 10:55:35 PM »
I would suggest though that Zombie and Post apocalypse are almost/essentially the same thing and could easily be combined. That could be a vote bleed.

Agreed. :icon_zombie:

So far the numbers are looking very interesting. :D

Unfortunately, with the exception of the GB I'm moderating over on WIM as of 1st March, I've sworn off GBs (even if it's a theme I find really, really interesting) unless they align directly with the build I intend working on at that time. :icon_crap:
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Re: 2021 Group Build Poll
« Reply #8 on: February 19, 2021, 11:45:24 PM »
It might be an idea to have something along the lines that What-If Forum has, there's theme builds. Not a GB and anyone can start one and anyone can join in if they want. There's no time limit in any of them either  ;)
« Last Edit: February 20, 2021, 12:55:29 AM by kitnut617 »

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Re: 2021 Group Build Poll
« Reply #9 on: Yesterday at 06:21:48 AM »
 I do sometimes like the time constraints of a group build - it tends to focus me a bit more, but themed builds sound
 like a viable alternative.

 In any case, I'm glad to see the 20's/30's GB has strong support - and while I have only the vaguest notion of how to honor the RAAF, I've seen what Drop Bears can do - count me in.