We want to organise our Tribemeet gaming weekend for likeminded fans of Necromunda NCE edition. This will be the third such event we've organised between us and it is gathering momentum. We need to raise cash to pay for the room and some top-notch resources that the event deserves - professional looking rules packs, and prizes for competitions ranging from best gang to most sporting/fun player. This Kickstarter is to finance the event, allow us to purchase enough terrain to run a much larger event in future and generally extend the reach of the community. Without your pledges this can't go ahead, but if this event succeeds with your support we will be doing this at least twice the size next year!
Thanks for taking the time to read our campaign, we are massively looking forward to seeing you in Nottingham next year!
Join fellow Yakkers in Nottingham on the weekend of Saturday 16th and Sunday 17th March 2019 for the Yaktribe event of the year. We’ll be playing a bespoke Necromunda campaign using the NCE rulebook (see the bottom of the campaign for a link to the latest rules) and a gripping, bespoke campaign devised by the most fiendish minds from the Yaktribe, er, tribe.
Join the tribe!
You must be a member of the Yaktribe to attend the event. Want to be a member of the number 1 Yak based Necromunda fandom in the universe? Not a member yet? No problem! Join our vibrant community for FREE using the link below:
Get great rewards!
Pledge now and get one (or more!) of these lovely rewards:
For further details and discussion, follow this link:
Hungry for a fight?
Fury's Rest is usually a dense warren of bustling manufactories and hab blocks... but then the Scavvies came. Showing unusual coordination and guile, they have seized the dome entrances, cutting off food supplies and hoarding the goods for themselves. Gangs of the underhive once fighting for territory and reputation now scramble amongst the streets and wastes for food, desperate to survive. Civilians who a month ago were tireless and productive - by underhive standards - now grab whatever they can wield, prepared to fight, kill and die for the chance of a scrap of food.
Can your gang survive with what little food available soaring in price? Will you raid the food stocks of the guilders or turn to cannibalism eating your captured & slain enemy? Will you fight alongside the priests of the Ecclesiarchy, purging the heretical cannibals from the face of the hive?
One thing's for sure, if you're hungry for a fight - there's only one place to be!
Immerse yourself in high-quality fan fiction and fluff
Game over gorgeous purpose-built terrain
Take part in a meticulously planned Necromunda campaign
Battle for unique trophies and prizes
(Prizes will vary depending on funding)
There will be hundreds of pounds worth of prizes to be won at the event including:
An insane $100 store credit kindly donated by our great friends at Mad Robot Minis!
Head over to the website now to see what wonders you can get with such a magnificent prize:
The Prize for best painted/modelled gang is a fantastic necromunda themed game mat donated by the legends at Deepcut studios:
Get yourself over to their website and see the ridiculous high quality of their stuff.
And lots more prizes generously donated by our fantastic supporters:
A beautiful game mat from the spectacularly talented individuals at Gamemat.EU
Have a look at their stuff here:
A fabulous laser-cut MDF industrial terrain set from Wargames Tournaments!
Check out the industrial hive set here:
Gift vouchers from the amazing folk at Secret Weapon Miniatures
Be sure to check out their brilliant web store:
Bases and scatter terrain from our great friend (and previous tribe meet Champion!) Tiny Worlds Wargaming
Have a look at what could be coming your way here:
There are also, unique, super-secret mystery prizes sculpted from the gifted hands of our very own KungFuPanda!
And a selection other, random, prizes including the mandatory Zombie-strike NERF Gun
Wage gladiatorial battles in the THUNDERCUBE!!!
The THUNDERCUBE!!! is a multiplayer, last-man-standing battle royale where you pit your erm, pit fighter in mortal combat. This is a game designed and written by our own community. Who will gain the honour of having your name permanently painted on to the hallowed walls of the THUNDERCUBE!!! Gain fans, loose fans, gain experience, hire coaches and a good medic. Battle your way to freedom and earn a truck load of creds doing it in the THUNDERCUBE!!
Follow the link for our community-made rule book:
The venue will be at the 2017 Tribemeet location - Best Western Long Eaton. Battle over 4ft x 4ft gaming tables packed with beautifully arranged terrain. Due to the available space and amount of terrain places at the event are limited, grab your ticket while you still can. If this campaign is successful there will be a bigger room and space for more in future - we want to grow this into a big annual event!
Rooms at the hotel are very comfortable and the staff are friendly, we thoroughly recommend booking a room here if you are attending for the weekend.
PLEASE NOTE: Hotel accommodation is not part of this campaign and should be considered separate in all respects.
- Pledge £1 or more and get our eternal thanks and the blessing of the mighty Yak be with you!
- Pledge £13 and get some Yak dice! 10 custom dice, (6 white, 2 red and 2 black) each with the 6 pips replaced with the Yaktribe logo.
- Pledge £15 and get a T-shirt blessed by the Yakpriests of Betsy the Yak Mother.
- Pledge £24 and get tickets to the whole event 16th & 17th March 19. You will receive a professionally printed rules pack and roster sheet as well as your coveted event tickets. Don't forget to fill in your Pit Fighter Gladiator's entry form for the THUNDERCUBE!!!
Oh, and did we mention? Every ticket pledge comes with a professionally glossy printed full colour campaign pack including campaign rules, backstory, quick ref and roster sheets including an exclusive hired gun for this campaign:
Please note: the shipping price on all pledges is for UK delivery only but we will absolutely ship your rewards overseas - please be prepared that the shipping quote will be higher depending where abouts in the world you are. For details, please DM MancInventor on the Yaktribe website and you will receive a quote. Apologies if this seems like a nuisance but it is absolutely necessary to make sure we don’t hit our funding goal artificially through overseas shipping costs. Thanks for understanding.
Meet the 2019 Yak Committee:
We are the Yaktribe!
YakTribe is a tabletop gaming resource and community. Here you can find info on your favorite miniature and board games, find others playing these games in your area, manage your battles and tournaments, discuss the games on the community forums and even manage your games online.
Join us here:
This is a non-profit event. All proceeds above the base costs will go towards prizes and materials for future events.
Meals will not be provided during the event. The hotel serves food and there are alterlocal facilities available. Food and drink can be taken in the room.
Find a copy of the latest Necromunda NCE rules here:
And NCE Outlanders
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Risks and challenges
This will be the fourth Yaktribe event we have managed as a team, and we’ve learned a little something each time. Our main challenges will be getting all the printed goods together. This is why we have set a fulfilment delivery date target of March 2019 - your rewards will be delivered before the event, most likely within 4 weeks of the campaign end, however, with items coming from up to 4 different suppliers to a central hub to be re-packed and sent out, we'd hate to make a promise and deliver late, we’d much rather deliver early.
Our main risk is through real-life interruptions! Previous events have had a small team organising the event, with a lot of financial risk and time pressure carried by one or two people. This time the team is larger, with a lot of the financial risk being mitigated through this very campaign! We’ve learned from mistakes of the past and are in a great position to drive this event forward.Learn about accountability on Kickstarter
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