The 2024 SciFiantasy Group Build


Embark on a Galactic Adventure: Hobby Link International’s 2024 SciFiantasy Group Build

Greetings, fellow modelers and enthusiasts! Welcome to the 2nd Annual SciFiantasy Group Build hosted by Hobby Link International (HLI). This year, our YouTube community played a crucial role in selecting the theme for this exciting venture. With a plethora of science fiction and fantasy models spanning TV shows to movies, we decided to create a group build that embraces the entire spectrum of these captivating genres. Get ready to unleash your creativity as we delve into the rules and guidelines for the 2024 SciFiantasy Group Build.

SciFiantasy GB Rules For 2024:

1. **Fresh Start:**
– To ensure a fair and level playing field, participants must enter a new kit. No previously started kits will be allowed. Let’s all begin this cosmic journey on the same foot!

2. **Defining a Build:**
– A build can take various forms – a kit, 3D printed creation, or scratch-built masterpiece. Mere assembly or printing out a file is not sufficient; a genuine build involves hands-on work such as sanding, filling, gluing, painting, and more.

3. **Sci-Fi and Fantasy Unleashed:**
– Your build must be related to science fiction or fantasy. Whether it’s from Star Trek, Aliens, Ghost Busters, or any other realm within these themes, your creativity knows no bounds. For any uncertainties, reach out to us at for guidance.

4. **Diverse Options:**
– Embrace diversity in your build – any scale, manufacturer, material, scratch build, or 3D print is welcome, as long as it’s new and sci-fi or fantasy themed. Let your imagination run wild as you explore the realms of the unknown.

5. **Showcased on Hobby Link International:**
– Each completed build will be featured in an article on Hobby Link International’s main site. Share your extraterrestrial and fantastical creations with the modeling community.

6. **Community Engagement:**
– While HLI Community membership is not mandatory, we encourage you to join and share the progress of your build with the community. The more, the merrier!

7. **Live YouTube Stream in 2025:**
– In January 2025, a live YouTube stream will be organized to showcase everyone’s hard work. Stay tuned for a visual feast of science fiction and fantasy builds!

Photo Entries For Articles And The Live Show:

8. **Submission Guidelines:**
– Submit 5 to 15 pictures of your build to have it featured on the main site and in the live stream.
– Ensure a clean background for optimal viewing.
– Number order your pictures in a three-digit format for organizational ease.
– Submit pictures to
– Alternatively, post your completed builds on the HLI Community Annual Group Build Showcase.

9. **File Size Considerations:**
– Reduce the file size of your pictures to 1MB if possible to save space on our servers.

The Most Important Rule of All:

10. **Have Fun and Enjoy Your Build!**
– The heart of this group build is the joy of creation. Share the magic of your work, and let’s witness a galaxy of Science Fiction and Fantasy Builds come to life!


11. **Build Period:**
– Begins: January 1, 2024
– Ends: December 31, 2024, at 11:59 pm EST
– Submit all pictures and write-ups by this deadline.

12. **Live Stream in January 2025:**
– Stay tuned for an out-of-this-world live stream on YouTube in January 2025 to showcase your completed works!

Closing Thoughts:

As we embark on this intergalactic adventure, remember that the most important rule is to have fun and enjoy your build. The SciFiantasy Group Build is all about celebrating your creativity in the realms of science fiction and fantasy. We can’t wait to see your imaginative creations come to life in this cosmic journey! 🌌🚀 #SciFiantasy2024GB #HobbyLinkInternational



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