"Favorite YouTube Channel" is the only Caesar awarded by popular fan vote and not by our panel of judges. Fans around the world nominate and vote for their favorite historical wargaming channel on YouTube. There is no other criteria for this fan-favorite award!
Sponsored by Wargames, Soldiers, and Strategy--2-year subscription to the winning channel
"Best Wargame Video AAR" is the best overall historical tabletop wargame after action report, as judged by our expert panel. This video can represent any era of military history and may be any length, exemplifying the very best in production quality, narrative story-telling, sound quality, and tabletop appearance.
Sponsored by the Historical Miniatures Gaming Society--$100 cash prize to the winning video
"Best Wargame Podcast" encompasses podcasts covering any aspect of historical wargaming, including miniatures or board games. Nominees in this category are hosted by engaging personalities with crisp audio quality and entertaining content.
Sponsored by the Historical Miniatures Gaming Society--$100 cash prize to the winning podcast
"Best Wargame Blog" is a broad category including any active blog that includes predominantly historical wargaming content. This content could include any era of military history--or multiple eras--and should be well written, attractively illustrated, and regularly updated by current posts.
Sponsored by Baccus 6mm--a print copy of the new Pony Wars rules to the winning blog
"Best Terrain Tutorial Video" teaches viewers the craft of tabletop terrain construction. Nominees in this category can include any terrain project that could plausibly be used in a historical game. Tutorials are judged not only on the quality of the finished craft, but also on the host's ability to teach others.
Sponsored by Deep Cut Studio--6'x4' mousepad gaming mat for the winning video
"Best Painting Tutorial Video" teaches viewers the art of miniature painting. The subject of the video can be any historical figure or model. Impressive painting skill is only one of many judging criteria for this category, which also includes video lighting, teaching ability, and editing quality.
Sponsored by The Army Painter--Mega Paint Set for the winning painter
"Best Product Review" is a video category where the reviewer examines and evaluates any tabletop wargaming product. This includes, but is not limited to, rules, miniatures, terrain, board games, etc.
Sponsored by Michigan Toy Soldier Company--$100 webstore gift card to the winning video
"Best Quick Strike AAR" is the best short-form historical wargame after action report. Quick Strikes must be under 10 minutes in length and follow the guidelines set forth in the LWTV Quick Strike Challenge. The winning video will be judged on production value, editing quality, game appearance, and more.
Sponsored by Little Wars TV--$250 cash prize to the winning video