Tag - military

Win WWII in HD on Blu-Ray!

Yes, we’re giving it away on DVD as well, but let’s face it: there’s HD and then there’s HD. And if you’re going for it, you might as well go all the way and try to win it on Blu-Ray. We’ve got a copy of...

13 Days of Xmas 2009 – Day 9:...

So this post over at Classic Television Showbiz, where we snagged this 1950 (or 1951) newsreel–in which Warner Pathe newsreel cameramen from all over the world wish you a Merry Christmas–gave us an idea. The vast untapped wealth...

Win Order of War for the PC!

It’s Order of War from Square Enix, available for the PC. They tell us it’s “a WWII strategy combat game that takes the genre to new levels. Packed with cinematic intensity, hugely realistic and historically accurate...

Win Patton 360 Season 1 on DVD!

Following in the footsteps of the previous Battle 360 series, Patton 360 does the same routine, but focusing on General Patton and his various missions in World War II. This three-disc set has all ten episodes and The History Channel threw a...

Win Dogfights: The Complete Series on DVD!

Ah, here we are with the delightful History Channel megasets once more. This time it’s ten discs of Dogfights–both series including another program called Dogfights of the Future, behind the scenes stuff, additional footage and...

Win Warriors: Season One on DVD!

Military guy Terry Schappert delves into multiple warrior cultures of the past–everything from Vikings to Spartans and modern special forces. Warriors shows his delving and this DVD comes with all ten first season episodes across three...

Win The Unit: The Complete Series Giftset on...

While I haven’t seen the entirety of the recently cancelled The Unit, I dug the hell out of the first season. Why? Well it’s probably because one of the main guys who brought it to you is David Freakin’ Mamet. Which is more...

Win Military Combat on DVD!

Yes, another megaset from The History Channel. This one is the first season of Battle 360, two seasons of Dogfights and then Dogfights of the Future. In all, fourteen discs with thirty-three-plus hours of content. And we’ve got it...

Win Shadow Force Season 1 on DVD!

Shadow Force follows a team of mercenaries as they basically do what they get paid to do: go around the world and pick up contracts to be relative badasses. We’ve got a copy of the two-disc DVD set here with the first season’s...

Of Submarines, Yellow and Otherwise

There are many bits of naval warfare that I never knew about. For example, check out the concept art above: apparently the military had in mind a pair of giant chopsticks that could be used to thwart futuristic looking submarines. Wow. I had...