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Platoon Commander Deluxe: Kursk
We are running another Kickstarter right now. As the sub-head would indicate, it's titled Platoon Commander Deluxe: Kursk. The game has not only funded, but... Read more
Just so you know...
I hope that everyone is enjoying their copy of '65.
I thought that everyone might like to know that we currently have another game on Kickstarter. It's called Armageddon War,... Read more
This is a picture of Glen at Games Capital. At least I think it is Glen. Games Capital has shipped all y'all's '65 and Old School Tactical reprints.... Read more
Packages were held up in Australian customs for a week. They just cleared today. Hopefully they will arrive at Games Capital tomorrow and begin shipping Friday.
Everyone in... Read more
Where are my solo rules?
The solitaire expansion consists of a ziploc bag, a sheet of counters, a deck of 27 cards, and a 24-page (including cover), full-color rulebook. Unfortunately, it appears that despite explicit... Read more
Here's the Solitaire Scenario and a Dark War Kickstarter
Thanks for supporting me and Flying Pig Games on Kickstarter. I promised that if we boosted my following to 275 followers I'd provide another solitaire scenario, and here... Read more
Thanks and the Solitaire Scenario
Hi Guys and Gals,
Thanks a bunch for all the follows on Kickstarter. Please keep them coming, it only makes it easier for us to make the type of games... Read more
Shipping Update and Free Scenario
We have shipped about 95% of the North American Kickstarter orders and are now compiling the pallets for Australia and Canada in addition to working on the website orders.
BTW,... Read more
That's the long and the short of it. '65 and all the Kickstarter stuff is in the warehouse and Begins shipping today.
Everyone in Japan, Korea, and China should already... Read more
Latest Shipping Update
We received exciting news yesterday. The ship stocked with '65 Squad Level Combat in the Jungles of Vietnam (and the OST Reprint) made better time than expected. The... Read more
Decal or Letter
I need to ask you a question. Would those of you who are getting the Designer Decal prefer a decal on the outside of the wrapper or a... Read more
On the Ships
My apologies. Here is the latest update. Read carefully as this update contains a detailed shipping update. As I've said, the game and all Kickstarter components are completed.... Read more
Mass Production Copy in House!
Okay folks. The printer overnighted the a mass production copy to us. What does that mean? It means that this is an actual copy of the production run. Exactly the... Read more
Games Will Be Ready November 11
That's what the printer told me this morning. We will have a production copy in our hands next week. That's great news, but with printers, I never believe it until... Read more
The PDF is ready!
We decided to send the PDF of the '65 base game to EVERYONE that backed the project. Just a small way to say thanks. You have been emailed... Read more
Collecting shipping addresses for '65
We need addresses for all our customers who have pledged for '65. We are preparing to send '65 to our printer and want to make certain we have the correct... Read more
Prototype Ships Monday, PDF Coming Soon
Exciting news. The hard copy printer proof (i.e. the prototype) of '65 ships to us on Monday. I'll send pictures as soon it gets here.
Some folks have... Read more
Get it Now Pledge Level Has Shipped!
First off, thanks for your faith and trust. We appreciate your help with ’65 Squad-Level Combat in the Jungles of Vietnam. Second off, we are sorry that we... Read more
Get it Now Pledge Level Being Assembled
Just thought that you might like to see a picture of some of the components in the Get it Now stretch goal. Shouldn't be much longer until we... Read more
Living Rules Now Available (and something else that you might be interested in)
The living rules for '65 are now available online. You can download them here. Work continues apace on everything else. Like I said previously, the base game print... Read more
'65 Files to the Printer!
Major milestone! Base game printer files are AT the printer. Next will be digital proofs, then prototype. Still beating our way through the Kickstarter expansions.
Yes, this does mean... Read more
Closer and Closer
OLD School Tactical arrived last Friday. The funny thing is that despite the excitement, it wasn't where my head is. I'm full blown on wrapping up '65. I hope to... Read more
Base game files are in for final revisions. I hope to have all that locked up this coming week. Now testing the solitaire game. As several people who have played... Read more
Really all I can say is that we are working it. Working it hard. We are testing, improving, and polishing. Final counter and card revisions go in this... Read more
Testing, Testing, Testing
We are hard at it. Last week we were able to get in three test sessions, in addition to adding the new "secret" victory conditions. These add a... Read more
We haven't forgotten about you. We are busy testing, refining, tweaking, and designing those stretch goal scenarios. When I originally came up with the concept for '65 I... Read more
A Store to Buy From
Hey folks! Thanks for all the comments and support. We are currently hard at work on a new Flying Pig store... keeping the same website, but purchases will be redirected... Read more
We Made It!
As I said over in the comments...Whew! That was kinda close. I'm glad that we'll be able to throw in those cards. Thanks everyone for all your support... now onto... Read more
Oops... I meant $40K
Disregard the $45K update... New Stretch Goal at $40K! Action Card expansion! If we reach $40,000 all stretch goal eligible supporters will receive a BONUS 9-card Action Card set with... Read more
New Stretch Goal Announced!
New Stretch Goal at $45K! Action Card expansion! If we reach $45,000 all stretch goal eligible supporters will receive a BONUS 9-card Action Card set with unique Action Cards, such... Read more
Almost There! New Pledge Level.
Hey, Hey! We only need approximately 38 more pledges to unlock the city map. Fantastic. We researched, cross-referenced, and number crunched. This IS NOW a $180 pledge level that includes... Read more
Not That '65 Needs Dice But...
Once again, thanks so much for all the support. Sunday was a big day, probably because of the front page takeover at BGG. Marines are unlocked, Aussies are... Read more
Show Us Your Aussie!
All y'all are amazing. We are past the USMC stretch goal. past the solitaire stretch goal, and now, we get to throw down the Aussies (er, and New... Read more
Solitaire Stretch Goal Smashed!! (uh, that means reached)
Thanks to your generosity, we hit the solitaire stretch goal. Yeah. I'm super excited, but my writing coach says I should use fewer exclamation points. Anyway, thank you... Read more
Marines and Reddit Right Now
I promise to make an update without exclamation points. Thanks to everyone for your support. We have cleared the first stretch goal and the Marines will become a '65 reality.... Read more
Stretch Goals Lowered!
I’m getting a blizzard of emails about… 1. The solitaire version, and 2. Stretch goal pricing. So rather than attempt to row this campaign upstream, I’m announcing drastically... Read more
Work in Progress, Marine Rifle Squad
Here are the Marines. Still a work in progress. We're going to put a flak jacket on the African American Marine. What do you guys think?
We Made It!!
Thanks to you, our 200+ backers, Mark H. Walker's '65 Squad-level Combat in the Jungles of Vietnam has hit our funding goal! I (me, Mark) appreciate every single... Read more
Aussies First Look... Pass the Word...
Well, it looks like we are on the home stretch. At least the homestretch of the initial funding. I'm humbled by everyone's support. Thank you so much.
I'd... Read more
Hey Boys and Girls,
Stretch goals are posted. The abbreviated version is below. We've done our part, but we really need you to do yours. Please post on forums everywhere.... Read more
Game Play Video Size Comparison
Thanks to everyone for your generosity. It's been a fantastic start. Folks wanted to know how big the counters are. Well, they are huge. Here's a pic. These... Read more