We're going to be late(r)
As the title gives away, I'm here with bad news today.
The factory closes on 3-February, and not mid-month, which means that there is no way that our... Read more
29-Jan Down to the Wire
We are still waiting on our bank to clear up the wire shenanigans.
In the interim, I have gotten a LOT of emails asking about updating shipping addresses.... Read more
Waiting on the Wire
The latest from China is that we are waiting for a wire transaction to clear, putting us at the last step in getting the product shipped. HUZZAH!
As... Read more
The "No Update" Update -- Still on Schedule
We are still on schedule to have the product leave China at the end of January.
We will certainly update you as soon as we have freight information,... Read more
Packaging Approved - FINAL APPROVALS GIVEN!
T'was the day before Thanksgiving, and all through the house... we were geeking out about how excited we were to be holding the final packaging proofs for this product!
Final... Read more
Final production is underway!
Today I got word from the factory that our packaging has been approved, and production is underway. They're going to send me a round of samples - including... Read more
Word is that production is underway, and that as long as the printer gets the box art files in the next week we should see product in January.... Read more
Pledge Manager REALLY CLOSING This Time
Hello again backers!
We had to leave the Pledge Manager open while we did some digging on a (potential) issue, but with that behind us it is now officially time... Read more
Tablescapes *TILES* Inventory
Yesterday Secret Weapon sent out a Press Release regarding a dispute with Wargames Factory, the manufacturer in China that produces our Tablescapes Tiles product. That Press Release is... Read more
The Final Countdown - Plus Photos!
I am ready to send the order off to China, and get production started, which means...
The Pledge Manager closes 11-Sept
This is your final opportunity to... Read more
Update the somethingth... New PVC edition!
I am back with a most excellent update!
But since a picture is worth a thousand words, here are a whole lot of pictures....
... Read more
Quick update from the cabin....
I may be on my annual summer holiday with the family, but I got a new batch of prototypes delivered. My connection is spotty, but as soon as possible I'll... Read more
SHOTS FIRED! (or received, whichever)
Yesterday I received the first round of test shots from China, and spent much of last night going through the pieces I received... by which I mean I... Read more
Orc Warrens 2 - UNLOCKED
I am happy to announce that the Orc Warrens 2 has been added to the unlocked add-on items. You can pick one up today via the Pledge Manager here:... Read more
China Status: Set Lists Confirmed
I have sent the final set list to China (after Klaus and I both triple checked it!), and am just waiting on the final quote. What happens next?
... Read more
April Update - Tools in Progress!
I am happy to announce that the factory in China is already at work on the tools, and that final approvals are underway.
Today I made a final... Read more
I am happy to announce that I returned from Adepticon to find photos of the prototypes waiting for my approval. Among them was this little gem:
Yes, the... Read more
All Masters Received - Prototype Sample Incoming!
Hey folks, I'm here today with happy, happy news!
China has confirmed receipt of all of the re-mastered pieces for Tablescapes Dungeons, and has told me that they expect to... Read more
China has received the new masters!
I am happy to announce that with Chinese New Year behind us, I have received confirmation from the factory that the re-mastered sculpts have arrived safe-and-sound. They are... Read more
Full steam ahead!
This winter is officially the busiest on record for the Secret Weapon crew, and we have you to thank for a big part of that. No, really, THANK... Read more
6x6" Stacker - Now in the Pledge Manager!
It was a surprisingly close vote between the Treasure Set, and the 6x6" Stacker -- but the Stacker did win out in the end, and is now live on the... Read more
ReaperCon is this week - which means we might be a bit slower to reply, but also means there's an opportunity for you to see the resin prototypes... Read more
The "Please Lock In Your Pledge" Email
Last week we pulled the email addresses of 523 backers, and sent an email asking you to please lock-in your current pledge. If you received this email it... Read more
Tablescapes Dungeons - New Item UNLOCKED - 2" Stacker!
Exciting news today as we unlock a post-campaign stretch goal. Wait, what? YES! We have raised enough additional funds after the campaign to unlock an additional item. The... Read more
AUS / NZ Shipping - Ready!
Word from Reaper today is that the AUS and NZ shipping rates should be working -- of course that means it worked on the test server, and now... Read more
UK / EU Shipping - SORTED!
Reaper has informed me that the new rates are available for EU / UK backers, and that most of you should see a major improvement.
What about the... Read more
The Big Shipping Question Update
With many apologies for the confusion regarding shipping, I have had a chance to chat with Reaper, and get some clear(er) answers for everyone.
UK / EU /... Read more
Pledge Manager... Stretch Goal? YES!
We had discussed the possibility of unlocking stretch goals after the campaign using new funds raised in the Pledge Manager... and it looks like we'll get at least... Read more
Pledge Manager OPEN - Royal Mail Rates Ready!
I am happy to announce that the Pledge Manager is now officially live, and accepting new funds!
Please log in to the pledge manager and confirm your selections... Read more
Tablescapes Dungeons: Post Campaign Update #1
This is the first of the regular post-campaign updates, and I'll be keeping you up-to-date on what's happening behind the scenes. I will generally update fortnightly, unless there's... Read more
We have done it!
WOW! There were backers joining us even in the final few seconds! THANK YOU SO MUCH!
It will be about three weeks until we have the data from... Read more
Orc Warren Feature Walls - UNLOCKED! Stacker Set up next!
We have unlocked the Orc Warren Feature Walls, and they can now be added to your order via the Pledge Manager.
Stacker Set @ $190,000
The Stacker... Read more
Track Wall Set - UNLOCKED! Orc Warrens Feature Walls - Up Next!
Track Wall Set - UNLOCKED! ($18 Add-On)
Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! We have unlocked the Track Wall Set, and you will find it in the pledge manager --... Read more
Tablescapes Dungeons - Final Hours! (Shipping and PM info...)
We're in the final six hours, and my message box has been jumping with questions about...
We still don't have our Royal Mail rate chart, which means that... Read more
Bridges Unlocked! Track Walls & Orc Warren UP NEXT!
Sir Forscale took the stairs two at a time, yelling as he ran, "I would tell you to fly, but I don't want to get sued, you fools!" as he... Read more
It's the final countdown....
We are coming into the final 48 hours of the campaign, and this is when things get crazy!
We need your help to boost the signal, and get more eyes... Read more
Door Set UNLOCKED (and added to the Core Set!) -- Bridges Up Next!
Sir Forscale steps carefully across the makeshift bridge that spans the pit, and examines the doorways at the end of the room. There are two open arches, but noxious fumes... Read more
Live Q&A : Wednesday 10-August & More Layouts!
Live Q&A on Twitch!
We will be broadcasting a live Q&A, and build session on Wednesday 10-August beginning at 1 PM Pacific time (GMT-7). I will be here with one... Read more
Bridges, Pirates, and HAMSTERZILLA!
I spent the weekend in San Jose, California, visiting with friends that happen to have pirate models, cowboy models, and a very adventurous hamster! I will have several big layout... Read more
Stairs Funded! Next Goal? Doors!
We've reached $100,000 and not only are we adding the set of 3 stairs (lower, upper, and downstairs) to every Core Set, but you can get extra stairs for only... Read more
The Big Layout Update + More Previews!
I got to spend Wednesday playing with the tiles, and making some big layouts. In each set of pictures I made a point of including the components we did NOT... Read more
New Accessories, Updated Core Set Photo & GenCon Info!
Before the tiles were packed up for their trip back to California, Reaper managed to get some shots of a single Core Set in action -- this set does include... Read more
Floor Set UNLOCKED & Added to Core Set! Troll Hole UNLOCKED!
The stone of the floors has been chiseled, and chipped as well. Although generally smooth, and flat enough to allow for easy passage, the company steps carefully as they find... Read more
Super Dungeon Explore &
I am a big fan of Super Dungeon Explore, and will be playing "Forgotten King" on my Tablescapes Dungeon tiles -- and so I reached out to the... Read more
Mine Cart Track Set UNLOCKED - Passageway Set UNLOCKED
The passageways branch off into the darkness, and mine carts rest on rusted tracks at regular intervals. Sir Forscale, and his companions can hear sounds coming from further within the... Read more
You Want It, You Got It -- Add-ons Unlocked & Set Previews
The top requests we've seen in all of our channels has been to:
- Unlock the Mine Track Set
- Offer an add-on only pledge level
- Show you the other cool sets... Read more
Painting Tutorial, Detail Photos, More Layouts, And Thomas The Train
Make sure you're comfortable, because this one is a massive update!
First up we have an amazing step-by-step painting tutorial from Mathieu Fontaine that shows you how he created this... Read more
Core Walls FUNDED - Now Added to EVERY Core Set!
Sir Forscale stops to examine one of the walls…..
$35,000 down and the Wall Set is unlocked – which means every Core Set Pledge now gets a FREE Wall Set!... Read more
100% Funded For Our First Goal!
Sir Forscale and his companions stand in the entrance of the mine, and take in their surroundings. There are mine carts on tracks near the entrance, and a doorway leading... Read more
What do you get if you order more than one Core Set?
We've updated this in the FAQ but it remains the #1 question and so...
If you order more than one Core Set you will receive ALL of the dungeon components... Read more
And we're live!
Word has traveled far, and wide across the globe, and brave adventurers have gathered to explore the depths of the mines. The entrance, long blocked, has been cleared away and... Read more