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A tactical space combat game that uses Cards, Boards and Dice together in an innovative new way to create epic space battles!
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    ► GROUND TROOPER -

    Password Access to our Library of official Gunship Wallpapers in several different sizes. You'll get the 3 on the "Art" section of our website, along with the Gunship Box Cover! More to be added monthly and you'll be able to collect them all. You'll also get your name permanently added to our online Hall of Heroes & Martyrs - See "Promos & Rewards" in the left column for details!

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    ► HANGAR CREW - This Level gets you a copy of Gunship: First Strike! and Free Shipping to any US destination. No Promos but you WILL get any added Components due to us hitting Stretch Goals! Also includes the Wallpaper Access and an upgraded plaque in our Hall of Heroes & Martyrs on the EPG website. International Backers, please add 20 dollars for additional shipping (10 dollars for Canada) NOTE: All Reward Levels that contain a copy of the game include pre-release! You will get your game and promos well ahead of the general public and before any shows, etc.

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    ► GUNSHIP CREWMAN -

    This Level gets you one copy of Gunship: First Strike! PLUS two MINI-EXPANSIONS, Gunship: Asteroids! and Gunship: Crewmates! You can read details about these two great expansions in the left-hand column of this page. Of course, you will also be entitled to any extra Components that are added as a result of Stretch Goals, and all of the Wallpapers. You'll get an official medal next to your name in the Hall of Heroes & Martyrs and Free Shipping to the USA. International Backers please add 20 dollars (10 dollars for Canada)

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    ► SENIOR GUNSHIP CREWMAN - This Level gets you one copy of Gunship: First Strike! PLUS two MINI-EXPANSIONS, Gunship: Asteroids! and Gunship: Crewmates! You can read details about these two great expansions in the left-hand column of this page. Of course, you will also be entitled to any extra Components that are added as a result of Stretch Goals, and all of the Wallpapers. You'll get an official medal next to your name in the Hall of Heroes & Martyrs and Free Shipping to the USA. International Backers please add 20 dollars (10 dollars for Canada) NOTE: This is identical to the GUNSHIP CREW level except that it is SIGNED AND NUMBERED! I will peel back the shrinkwrap on the front and neatly and artistically sign my name in silver ink to a limited number of 100 copies!

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    BATTLE CRUISER HEROES - Only the very best crew get to serve on the HBC - and YOU can be one of them! 1 copy of Gunship: First Strike!, all Promos and Extras (NO Canvas), Wallpapers, and YOURSELF - in the game! We've Commissioned gaming artist Eric J. Carter to design 9 new characters for our Heavy Battle Cruiser expansion and you'll BE one of them! You will get to name a character and decide what they should look like (even send us a photo of yourself!) You'll get to write a short Bio of your character which we will then use to help decide what game effect they will have on their card. You will get Exclusive Updates and pictures of the development of the much-anticipated Heavy Battle Cruiser - things no one else will get to see. You'll also receive one set of the 9 cards for your own collection and 5 more sets to give family and friends! Free Shipping to USA - International please add 20 dollars (10 dollars for Canada) NOTE: You will get all of your First Strike items by the standard August timeframe but the HBC will not be launched until LATE 2012. We will work on your cards after First Strike! is released (but you can start working on your ideas and send them to us beforehand) The 9 cards from this set are NOT included as a Promo in the First Strike! Kickstarter Campaign but will be available to everyone else at the same time as the HBC.

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    ► GUNSHIP CAPTAIN - One copy of Gunship: First Strike!, all Promos and Extras to this point, Paragraph beneath your name in the Hall of Heroes & Martyrs detailing a highlight or two of your "career", signed Limited Edition Canvas Print (see description to the left) AND a set of CUSTOM Game Boards! You'll get 1 Gunship Board (includes matching set of Gunship Cards) 2 Gunship Wings, 1 Carrier Board and 1 Squadron Board in any color that you want and I will add your choice of a simple logo, new names for the ships or any other text changes etc. that you desire. A small picture of your custom ship will appear under your name on your online plaque! NOTE: This does not include changing the overall space background, texture or design of the ships themselves. Further description of these Custom Sets are available in the left-hand column of this page. Free Shipping to USA and 20-dollar upgrade for International Shipping apply (10 dollars for Canada)

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    GUNSHIP CAPTAINS 2 - All of the Rewards of GUNSHIP CAPTAIN (above). We did not know that so many of you would desire the custom boards and we want to make sure there is an opportunity for everyone who wants them! Thanks!

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    GUNSHIP CAPTAINS 3 - All of the Rewards of GUNSHIP CAPTAIN (above). We did not know that so many of you would desire the custom boards and we want to make sure there is an opportunity for everyone who wants them! Thanks!

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    GUNSHIP CAPTAINS 4! - All of the Rewards of GUNSHIP CAPTAIN (above). We did not know that so many of you would desire the custom boards and we want to make sure there is an opportunity for everyone who wants them! Thanks!

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    GUNSHIP CAPTAINS 5! - All of the Rewards of GUNSHIP CAPTAIN (above). Keep on grabbing these - we'll keep building Gunships!

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    GUNSHIP CAPTAINS 6! - All of the Rewards of GUNSHIP CAPTAIN (above). Wow - this is a popular one! Here's 16 more for an even hundred - NO MORE GUNSHIP CAPTAINS AFTER THIS ONE. I want to make sure that we stay on schedule to get them designed and produced.

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    GUNSHIP CAPTAINS 7! - All of the Rewards of GUNSHIP CAPTAIN (above). I know we said no more of these but I have hired some help with these to make sure things run smoothly. The price went up a little because I now have to pay extra for this help. If we decide to add even more, the price will not rise any higher than the current level. Thanks!

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    ► GUNSHIP CAPTAIN - FINALE One copy of Gunship: First Strike!, all Promos and Extras to this point, Paragraph beneath your name in the Hall of Heroes & Martyrs detailing a highlight or two of your "career" AND a set of CUSTOM Game Boards! You'll get 1 Gunship Board (includes matching set of Gunship Cards) 2 Gunship Wings, 1 Carrier Board and 1 Squadron Board in any color that you want and I will add your choice of a simple logo, new names for the ships or any other text changes etc. that you desire. A small picture of your custom ship will appear under your name on your online plaque! NOTE: This does not include changing the overall space background, texture or design of the ships themselves. Further description of these Custom Sets are available in the left-hand column of this page. Free Shipping to USA and 20-dollar upgrade for International Shipping apply (10 dollars for Canada) NOTICE: I have said it many times before but these ARE the last of this Reward Level - NO more after these are gone.

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    ► FACTION LEADER - One copy of Gunship: First Strike!, all Promos, Extras, Wallpapers, Canvas Print, and your name as a Faction Leader in the Hall of Heroes & Martyrs. YOU will name one of the 12 major Factions of the new Gunship Universe! You will help write their story, choose their equipment and methods, and assist us in giving them a unique theme. Later, our artists will create a logo / symbol that represents their style and they'll start popping up in Expansions, etc. You will get to be a part of the entire development experience although EPG will guide the process, make suggestions and make ultimate decisions. Upon completion, your Faction's symbol will appear beneath your name on your online plaque! This is your chance to get one of your great ideas into a published game! Free shipping of your game and promos to any USA destination - International, please add 20 dollars (10 dollars for Canada) NOTE: We put August here as the approximate date to have a developed Faction ready to publish. Could take longer or shorter, depending on circumstances but we will be working with you over the summer.

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    ► GUNSHIP HERO - 2 copies of Gunship: First Strike!, all Promos, Extras, Canvas, Wallpapers, a Hero's Tale in the Hall of Heroes & Martyrs, and YOURSELF - in the game! We've Commissioned gaming artist Eric J. Carter to design the 6 new characters for Gunship: Crewmates! and you'll BE one of them! Choose from Wingman (2), Chief Engineer (2) or Expert Gunner (2) (first-come, first-pick). Then, you will get to name the Crewmate and decide what they should look like (even send us a photo of yourself!) You'll get to write a short Bio of your character which we will then use to help decide what game effect they will have on their card. Once your card is designed, it will be placed beneath your name on your online plaque. You'll also receive one set of signed Crewmates and 5 more sets to give family and friends! Free Shipping to USA - International please add 25 dollars (10 dollars for Canada)

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    GUNSHIP HEROES 2 - 2 copies of Gunship: First Strike!, all Promos, Extras, Canvas, Wallpapers, a Hero's Tale in the Hall of Heroes & Martyrs, and YOURSELF - in the game! We've Commissioned gaming artist Eric J. Carter to design the 6 new characters for Gunship: Crewmates! and you'll BE one of them! You will get to name the Crewmate and decide what they should look like (even send us a photo of yourself!) You'll get to write a short Bio of your character which we will then use to help decide what game effect they will have on their card. Once your card is designed, it will be placed beneath your name on your online plaque. You'll also receive one set of signed Crewmates and 5 more sets to give family and friends! Free Shipping to USA - International please add 25 dollars (10 dollars for Canada)

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    GUNSHIP HEROES 3 - 2 copies of Gunship: First Strike!, all Promos, Extras, Canvas, Wallpapers, a Hero's Tale in the Hall of Heroes & Martyrs, and YOURSELF - in the game! We've Commissioned gaming artist Eric J. Carter to design the 6 new characters for Gunship: Crewmates! and you'll BE one of them! You will get to name the Crewmate and decide what they should look like (even send us a photo of yourself!) You'll get to write a short Bio of your character which we will then use to help decide what game effect they will have on their card. Once your card is designed, it will be placed beneath your name on your online plaque. You'll also receive one set of signed Crewmates and 5 more sets to give family and friends! Free Shipping to USA - International please add 25 dollars (10 dollars for Canada)

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    TAIWAN BUNDLE - 4 copies of the GUNSHIP CREW Reward, shipped to Taiwan.
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    We are ready to make deals on International shipping!

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    ► WARSHIP GUILD - 2 copies of Gunship: First Strike!, all Promos, Extras, Wallpapers, Canvas Print, and your name in our Hall of Heroes and Martyrs as a ruthless Warmonger! Design your own FIGHTER, GROUND VEHICLE or SMALL VESSEL (Gunship variant, Troop Ship, Cargo Ship, Etc.) - we will help you develop it further and then turn it over to Luca Oleastri for the final 3D Build! We'll send you a digital proof, let you look it over and make a few changes, then finalize the design. Once we agree on its style, capabilities and rules, EPG will launch it in an upcoming expansion! It may be a card, it may have its own board, it may be in the background - but it WILL be in a game and you will get a design credit and a free copy of whatever expansion it ends up in. No guarantee of delivery date on the expansion but we will develop your vehicle, "build" your 3D model, and deliver your renders, etc. by the time your copies of Gunship arrive or soon after. We will also add your creation to our Fleet Database (with credit) while you wait for it to be released and add a picture of it beneath your name on your online plaque. Free Shipping to USA - International please add 25 dollars (10 dollars for Canada)

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    AUSTRALIA BUNDLE - 5 copies of the GUNSHIP CREW Reward, shipped to Australian. DO YOU WANT A SIMILAR DEAL? CONTACT US! We are ready to make deals on International shipping!

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    INTERCEPTOR ACE - The upcoming Heavy Battle Cruiser adds 2 new Fighter types to the game, Dive Bombers & Interceptors. The Fleet wants YOU to design the Interceptor and be the test pilot! We will work with you to create a new Fighter for our universe. Send us your drawing and ideas and Luca himself will render it in 3D. But that's not all! You'll get to be on the Interceptor Ace card designed by Eric J. Carter, also to be released with the HBC. You'll get a copy of Gunship: First Strike!, the 2 Promos, the Extras from hitting Stretch Goals, and you will be assigned your own Interceptor Wing to defend the EPG Flagship! What the HECK does THAT mean? It means FREE EXPANSIONS for LIFE! As a Final Reward for protecting the Supreme Leader from incoming ships and missiles, you will get one copy of every Gunship expansion released...forever - including the HBC! NOTE: HBC to be released LATE this year with no promise of exactly when. Work on your Interceptor and card will begin AFTER all cards, ships, factions, etc from First Strike! are in production (but you can start sending us info, etc at any time and we'll have a look).

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    ► ULTIMATE GUNSHIP PARTY! - I will drive to any game store or home within 200 miles of Washington, DC for a great fan experience! I'll have 6 copies of Gunship: First Strike! to give you, all of the extra stuff, including a Gallery Stretched Canvas, 2 regular Canvas prints, my last 2 Beta copies of the game (signed), pizza, soda and Gunship cake for you and 6 of your friends and a day-long Gunship tournament to remember! Did I mention that I'll bring you your own CUSTOM set of Boards designed to your specs? (see GUNSHIP CAPTAIN, above) We'll playtest the Heavy Battle Cruiser expansion that comes out at the end of the year and whoever wins the Tournament will get to KEEP the prototype! You'll get the Betas well in advance so you and your gaming buddies can prepare for the war to come when I get there! As a final Reward, you will be named Supreme Admiral and given the spot of highest honor in our Hall of Heroes and Martyrs! I will consider driving further if expenses are met - please contact me for details before you Buy. Delivery Date says August but I'll work with your schedule to the best of my ability.

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