Fantasy Wargames Terrain Kickstarter Now Live!
We thought you might want a quick update to see how our fantasy range has progressed since you backed the Dungeon Kickstarter many moons ago.
As we mentioned... Read more
The Future of the Battle Systems Dungeon
Long-time no speak!
It's been nearly five years since we launched this project, and since then we've seen our dungeons popping up across the globe. We are incredibly... Read more
Hi, guys, our new Kickstarter campaign is but a few days away! On Friday 17th November at 8pm GMT (UK time)we are launching our campaign for Core Space, our... Read more
Webshop and Game Testing
We're very pleased to announce that our Sci-fi II Kickstarter terrain is now available directly from our webshop :) http://shop.battlesystems.co.uk/sci-fi-terrain-10-c.asp
Nearly all of the items from the... Read more
A few days to go!
Hi, guys, here's the latest blog showing our Sci-fi II Kickstarter progress. We've only a few days to go and we've got some cracking add-ons to show you :)
.... Read more
Outposts and Arrival Bay!
Hi, guys, here's the latest blog all about the Arrival Bay and Outposts, the most recent add-ons unlocked :)
Wayne and Colin.
Sci-fi II funded!
Hi, guys, here's the latest blog showing our Sci-fi II Kickstarter progress (funded!) with some nice pics :)
Wayne and Colin.
SCI-FI II ... Call to Arms!!!
Just in case you have not been aware, our Kickstarter for our New Sci-Fi terrain line is launching at 8PM BST tonight - (thats 20:00 hours UK time 21st October... Read more
Sci-fi II Kickstarter coming October 21st!
Hi, guys, the latest blog is here, all about our Sci-fi II Kickstarter due to start in less than a week!
Wayne and Colin.
Urban Apocalyse terrain now in webshop :)
Hi, guys, we're very pleased to announce that our Urban Apocalypse Terrain is now available directly from our webshop: http://shop.battlesystems.co.uk/urban-apocalypse-terrain-8-c.asp
Whether you missed the Kickstarter completely or just want to... Read more
Fantasy Dungeon in webshop!
Hi, guys, we're very happy to announce that the Fantasy Dungeon Terrain is now available directly from our webshop :) http://shop.battlesystems.co.uk
If you missed the Fantasy Kickstarter or you... Read more
Last 24 hours!
Hi, guys, we're now in the last 24 hours of our Urban Apocalypse Kickstarter (you may have heard of it).
We've got some cool new stuff including Suburban houses. Go... Read more
Shanty Town blog
Hi, guys, we're now in the last week of our Urban Apocalypse Kickstarter campaign! Yesterday we introduced the Shanty Town, an add-on that's perfect for sci-fi and modern terrain alike. ... Read more
Urban Apocalypse going strong!
Hi, guys, just a quick note to let you know the latest blog is up: https://battlesystemstws.wordpress.com/2015/10/06/the-urban-apocalypse-is-nigh/
We're halfway through the Urban Apocalypse Kickstarter and it's going great. We've got... Read more
Latest blog up :)
Hi, guys, just a quick update to point to our latest blog which is a summary of our Urban KS progress so far :)
Wayne and Colin.
Battle Systems Urban Apocalypse
Hi, guys, those who follow our Facebook page will already know that our latest Kickstarter is due to start on the 18th September at 8pm BST. Those who don't... Read more
Post Apocalypse exclusive pics
Hi, guys, the fulfillment of our Fantasy Dungeon Kickstarter thunders on smoothly with few problems and a lot of happy punters. Backers of both our Sci-fi and Fantasy campaigns have... Read more
Minerva Games email
Hi, guys, some of you may have received an email from Chris Pond at Minerva Games stating that there might be a problem with your order. This is a completely... Read more
Shipping update and new video help...
Well, it's is all very exciting, lots of you are getting your terrain goodness and having fun. We have had an unboxing video already and also a video review from... Read more
... and so it begins...
Well it's been a busy few days and it's only just started...
The container lorry pulled up outside Wayland Games at 8:30am sharp (I turned up at 9am... Read more
... and we land... :oD
Its all very exciting and nerve racking as the container carrying all our lovely terrain hit the port of Felixstowe on Saturday morning of the 18th July, just 3 days... Read more
Fantasy Dungeon tutorials online
Hi, guys, the Fantasy Dungeon tutorial vids are now up on our website :) That means you can familiarise yourself with the assembly instructions even before you get your goodies. http://www.battlesystems.co.uk/tutorials-dungeon.html
BackerKit Lockdown Part II - the Return of BackerKit
Hi, guys, a while back we locked down our pledge manager, BackerKit, which finalised what everyone had ordered. Even though you could no longer add more items you were still... Read more
We're very pleased to announce that your terrain is now onboard ship and heading to Merry Olde England :) Currently chugging away in the East China Sea she's scheduled to... Read more
Against all odds :o)...
Hi everyone, it been a crazy 4 weeks. Recovery from Salute, broadband outrage for 5 days, Macbook failures and then the UK Games Expo too. However we have been very... Read more
Unboxing the Fantasy Dungeon Terrain...
It's here, the finished production samples for us to sign off and we have been very busy indeed :o)
All in all the finished product is as good if not... Read more
New terrain sneak peek :)
Hi, guys, latest blog is up showing a sneak peek of our NEW terrain:
Wayne and Colin.
White copies and cool news...
It's all white now... ;o)
The white copy tests have arrived so it's time for an update. This is a very important part of the process for us as it... Read more
Digital Proofs arrive and we video them for you :o)
Well we have been busy. Setting up the web shop, working on the yet to be revealed next product, testing new materials, and more Dungeon KS admin that we care... Read more
Hi, guys, we're going to open up the BackerKit for four days next week, from Thursday 19th February to Sunday 22nd February. However, it won't automatically open for everyone, you... Read more
Webshop is now open :)
We're very happy to tell you that the webshop is now open!
Currently, we're selling the surplus Sci-fi terrain only (the Fantasy Dungeon is still weeks from production) but we... Read more
Web Shop and Backerkit
Later this week we will be opening up our new webshop from which you'll be able to order the stock from our Sci-fi Kickstarter campaign. This is our... Read more
Festive Battle Report...
HAPPY NEW YEAR TO ALL ...
What a great break we've had. We've eaten lots of Xmas grub, spent a fortune on fuel in order to visit every relative we... Read more
Dimension Gate, White copies and Merry Christmas...
Well it's just 3 days to Christmas (as I write this) and we are still beavering away at pre-production. Tool design is now done, artwork is well underway too and... Read more
Hi guys, just letting you know that the lockdown for BackerKit (our pledge manager) went very smoothly with few problems. Just a few items I need to bring up:
1. ... Read more
It's all go behind the scenes...
Webshop development, artwork adjustments and more tooling and testing that you can possibly imagine. Those are the tasks that have been keeping us busy over the last few weeks. All... Read more
Hi, guys, we've locked down the BackerKit pledge manager. This means that if you completed it on time then your debit and credit card would have been charged the amount... Read more
BACKERKIT LOCKDOWN and Tooling and photo fest...
Our pledge manager, BackerKit, locks down on Sunday 16th November at noon GMT. That means anyone who has chipped in extra funds will have their debit or credit... Read more
Terrain testing that floats our boat :o) …
This weekend just gone, Wayne and I finally got together for game night. It was something we spoke about on the KS many times. We are always game testing the... Read more
Well it's time for the first video update. Lots going on behind the scenes at Battle Systems Towers and as such we thought it would be good to give you... Read more
So, here we are finally crawling to the top of the administration mountain and getting time to grab the camera for a few shots of the Derelict Walls. This is... Read more
BackerKit pledge manager now live!
Hi guys, today we've started rolling out the BackerKit pledge manager. We will do this in batches over the next few days. It will take a while for everyone to... Read more
Delay with BackerKit
Hi, guys, just a quick update to let you know that there's a slight delay with the BackerKit pledge manager. It's still being tested and is taking a bit longer... Read more
BackerKit pledge manager
Hi, guys, later this week we will be sending out invitations to our BackerKit pledge manager. With the pledge manager you can:
- Give us your shipping details
- Choose your add-ons ... Read more
First week done :0)
It's been just over one week since the final countdown of the Fantasy Dungeon Terrain Kickstarter and we are working like the clappers.
The plan is always to rest after... Read more
What happens next
Hi, folks just an update to answer the question, 'what happens next? '
Kickstarter will be taking payments for the next two weeks. If you are having trouble... Read more
WHAT A FINISH….
Guys & girls around the world… you are awesome… Both Wayne and myself thank you for your support.
- Funded in 13 minutes
- £198,415 pledged
- 944% funded
- 1204 Backers
- 21000 comments... Read more
We are close enough…. it's Unlocked...
STRONGHOLD ADD ON IS UNLOCKED…. GRAB IT NOW!!!
Okay guys and girls you did well, we are going to honour the Stretch goal for the Sci-fi Stronghold Add-on so it's... Read more
err…. It just went nuts...
Okay, so here we are, we have hit £185K and already done 27 Stretch Goals…
Unlocked now, every backer who adds the Dimension Gate add-on now gets a Sci-fi re-skin... Read more
They are broken, badly maintained and generally derelict… but you wanted them and now unlocked ….
The derelict Walls are now unlocked and ready to be added. If you have not already then it's time to grab them right now as we only have a few... Read more
But what if I want a more degraded area in my dungeon?
We have the Pristine Walls for the newer parts of your Dungeon which work great with the Fortress, but what about the more remote areas or those parts of the... Read more
POW, an SG, while we slept...
Absolutely great as we head into the last 12 hours and now you have some really cool FREE stuff added to EVERY Dungeon pledge you take… :oD
Lets have a... Read more
FORTRESS IS UNLOCKED ! ! ! add it NOWWWWWWWWW :oD
It's here, the Fortress is unlocked and ready to add! (unless you have already ;o)…
So we have it, an epic citadel or a small stone town made... Read more
1000 backers… YEAH!!!
Well done everyone, you are all part of that 1000 backers we have :o)
We are on the approach to the last 24 hours now so it's all getting... Read more
The Trap has been sprung...
The trap counters are now unlocked, which means those who have chosen the Dungeon Accessories #2 add-on now have x4 Trap Counters. All are textured as plain floor tiles on... Read more
It's a Trap! (counter)...
Stretch Goal 21 is now unlocked :) That's the Pristine Walls add-on. We've also included a Pristene Ramps add-on for people who want them (artwork pending!) The ramps aren't essential... Read more
Into the 72 hour countdown we go….
Tick tock, tick tock...
Okay, so we are in the final stages to this campaign. KS countdown has changed from Days to Hours and as I write this it's 68... Read more
THE FORTRESS!!!… (big booming voice, echo, echo, echo)...
So finally we get to show you what we have been working on… :oD
This was something we thought of doing before the KS started, but was holding... Read more
Walls, Walls, Walls Everywhere...
You might want to pick up some more walls so we've unlocked Add-on P - Extra Walls :)
Walls are the backbone of your set and if you want to... Read more
Re-Skins Yeah…. All yours :o)
So the Re-Skins are yours now, so you have increased the flexibility of your set Massively :oD.
We might have some more of these up our sleeve if we have... Read more
The Throne is mine! Mine!!!
The Great Throne is yours along with another fistful of freebies. You're going to need much bigger hands :)
A few updates ago we had a look at... Read more
The Great Throne! Dungeon Accessories!
Stretch Goal 17 - bang! That means the the Broken Arch, chest, throne, balustrades and tomb are yours for the taking! You don't even have to do anything!
Stretch Goal... Read more
SG hit (that was fast) Plus, Beasts of War video spot, Plus… chance to win a set of Sci-Fi :oD
So we have hit the next SG already and this was one of the ones that was much requested, 4x4 upper floor tiles along with the Wide Archway... Read more
There's not even a bucket!
Just a quick update to show you a couple of cool things.
Here's two pics to show how you can easily make prison cells. The portcullis are great... Read more
Back on the Rack...
Stretch Goal 15 is now unlocked, that means more free stuff for you including your enemy baiting torture rack! Fun for the family!
Let's just take a moment to reflect... Read more
More multi-level fun :)
Welcome, Adventurer, you have unlocked Stretch Goal 14. You have chosen wisely. Within thy reach is the fabled Torture rack, ideal for making thine enemies taller then they would like. ... Read more
Sploosh! Mind the gap!
Well that was quick, the sewers are unlocked and ready to be added to your pledge. If you fancy an add-on that can cover nearly all of your dungeon in... Read more
Mines of Minerva track upgrade...
Everyone loves the mines thats for sure and when we first put this add-on together the intention was to add a room theme that looked cool and could really drive... Read more
And there it is the £100,000 ($163,274.90) funding level, that is really amazing, thank you all so much. As we have said before there are some mile stones that need passing... Read more
BLANK… I mean SEWERS :oD
No more messing about it's time for the Sewers…
This was one of the suggestions that were banded about in the comments when we launched on the 22nd and slowly... Read more
Enter… THE GREAT HALL - now the doors are UNLOCKED, so come inside :oD
Yes, The Great Hall is now unlocked and can be added to your pledge, you can choose either the standard or extended add-on with extra walls and doors.... Read more
Two Stretch Goals in one day… who is responsible for that then?
Okay so you caught me with my..cough, anyway, here I am again with a mini update to… err… supplement the one I wrote this morning.. err…
Stretch Goal Unlocked…
So... Read more
Another stretch goal down and we are starting to get to that point in the KS where we have new and exciting stuff to show you. We have been... Read more
Yes, at 666 backers we unlocked the Dimension Gate, a vortex of flexibility that allows you not only to travel from one area to another in your Dungeons, but also... Read more
Stretch Goal 6 Unlocked...
Well we have some more FREE stuff, this time the extras will allow even more flexibility when building your upper levels. The walkways are great because... Read more
And so it continues…
Well, we are truly into the swing of the KS now and as before we are working hard in the comments to see what is driving... Read more
We have just unlocked our first Add-on Stretch Goal at £75K, and it's a winner…
The Mines of Minerva are available to add to your pledge right now. We have... Read more
Another Stretch Goal done…
As soon as we reached 500 backers we sneakily unlocked the upcoming stretch goal a little early, unlocking at backer goals was asked for on our... Read more
… and another one bites the dust…
What nice timing, I get up and have a chance to have breakfast and my all important 'cup o tea' then on queue... Read more
Did we just hit our second Stretch Goal?...
Ok so this is getting silly, we have this plan and we like our plan and well, it's all going a little fast.
Seriously though, this is great... Read more
13 minutes funded…
Err… what just happened?...
Well here we are again, a Friday night launch at 8pm. Last year we hit our funding in just over 4 hours and we were amazed... Read more