Update #61 - Printed Mini Rulebook now available!
I'm pleased to have an update with all good news, the release of our Mini Rulebook and details of the new REGIMENTS range.
This morning several hundred copies... Read more
Update #60 - UK Games Expo printed Rules Booklet launch.
In my last update, I talked about how we were planning to spend some time working on side projects to stabilise revenue, and I'm happy to say that... Read more
Update #58 : The Rules!
Good evening Backers, It's taken a little longer than we anticipated, and we've gone through a few versions and format/layout changes, but we finally present :
Main rules... Read more
Update 57: Competition Winners announced, Lots of photos of finished kits, and final shipping update!
Its been a month since the last full update, and I'm pleased to have pretty much all good news!
1. Firstly our "Win a painted miniature by Dwartist"... Read more
Update #56: Production update, and lots of photos of new stuff!
Im really sorry for the slow communication recently, this is actually because I have been working non stop on getting stuff done, so its a good thing!
Firstly,... Read more
Update #55: Madison Yoshida, Ephraim Bolivar, and Support Pulse Mech with Missile System.
Charlie and Adam are on holiday this week so things are a littler slower than usual, but I still have some good progress to share.
Ephraim Bolivar, Madison... Read more
Update #54: New Renders - SHARD STRIKE Miniature design completed!
In case you didnt see her on facebook, here is the finished Madison render -
She is equipped with a Customised bladed rail rifle and a compact Thermal... Read more
Update #53: New Resin miniatures, and KS progress update!
First up some new miniatures. Women who left their chainmail bikinis at home and brought some serious weaponry instead, expect no mercy!
Here we have the Female Spectre... Read more
Update #52: CRANE Infantry Resin Unit photos.
Just a quick update today with some photos of the CRANE heavy infantry unit, which is now in production!
There are five unique torsos and legs, for 25... Read more
Update #51: Important info - address changes. and CRANE update.
First an important reminder for anyone who has MOVED HOUSE.
Its NOT sufficient to change your address on the pledge manager or the website, we wont see it,... Read more
Update #50: New CRANE Infantry, and KS completion/shipping info graphic.
Two Important Items in today's update, CRANE infantry ReDesign and Shipping/KS completion information -
1. Original CRANE Infantry design scrapped - I have gone back to the drawing... Read more
Update #49: Commando Assault Specialists and more!
Sorry for the lack of updates the past few weeks, but we have a good one today!
The Republic Commando Assault Specialists are completed and in production, including... Read more
Update #48:Markers, Tokens, and Shard RECON assembled!
The last few weeks have been full of mad preparations for SALUTE, and the day itself was a blast, We won the "best sponsored trader game" award for... Read more
Update #47: Unity Council Armoured Personnel Carrier!
Due to uncertainties about the manufacturing process I have been sitting on information about this part of the project, but we have made good progress recently and I... Read more
Update #46: Last Chance for SALUTE Pick Up, and new Pulse Mech Bust
Just a quick update tonight in the midst of the madness preparing for SALUTE, I have been painting up a statue of Raul Tennyson for our game board,... Read more
Update #45: Pulse Mechs and Commandos starting production
We got the first Pulse Mechs and Commandos out the mould today and they're looking great! Check out the photo's below, click here to see more images: https://www.facebook.com/AnvilIndustry/posts/799195556828432
Thanks,... Read more
Update #44: IMPORTANT Shipping Update- Has your shipping address changed?
I am pleased to report we have made excellent progress recently, and in a few days time everything from the "Recon" stage of the project will be in... Read more
Update #43: Unity Guard+Support Weapon, Pulse Mech Render, SALUTE and Shipping update.
Apologies for the lack of updates recently, but this is a big update with lots of stuff.
If you are attending the SALUTE wargames show in London in... Read more
Update #42: Republic Commando Snipers with Rail Rifles!
We decided given our troubles with the first 3D printer we purchased, that it would be sensible to purchase a second similar machine to double our chances of... Read more
Update #41: Spectre Operative Team now in production!
Good news - The Unity Council Spectre Operative Team is completed and ready for mass production.
This is the first full unit of figures we have completed and... Read more
Update #40: Isiah Cortez, Idaho Yoshida, Lena Petrova - New Resin Miniatures!
We have some great new figures to show off in today's update!
Isiah Cortez, Idaho Yoshida and Lena Petrova are now in resin, and will be in full production... Read more
Update #39: Prepare for War(Drones)!
We made add-ons available through the pledge manager. The run away most popular Add-On was the Republic Instigator (We need to make over 200!), but in second place...?... Read more
Update #38: Resin Ellenor Renard from new Printer!
Thanks very much if you have completed your pledge manager in the last few days, we have most pledges finalised now. Please complete it as soon as possible... Read more
Update #37: Please complete your pledge manager if you have not already!
Firstly, It's been a while since I showed any new renders, so at the bottom of this update is the Unity Guard Infantry with Flame Thrower! But first... Read more
Update #36: Pledge manager closing and 3D prints.
We will be closing the pledge manager on Wednesday 4th February, so if you haven't already head over and let us know what rewards you would like. If you need... Read more
Update #35: 3D printed tyre!
Its wheely good!
This is a pretty boring update, but want to keep you guys in the loop as much as possible. The Printer is proving frustrating, but we... Read more
Update #34: Printer is coming!
Actually... The printer is already here!
I just couldn't resist a dreadful Game of Thrones pun while we wait patiently for season 5!
We are back to work after our... Read more
Update #33: Merry Christmas from all at Anvil Industry!
Today is the last day in the studio before we break for the Holidays, and we would like to wish all our Backers a very Merry Christmas and a... Read more
Update #32: New Discussion Forum!
Unfortunately I dont have any new images to show off, but we do have a shiny new discussion forum for chatting about all things AFTERLIFE.
It is hosted... Read more
Update #31: First Prints, and a general progress update.
My apologies for the recent lack of updates our upgrade of our manufacturing area has taken longer than expected, but is almost complete, still some sorting out and... Read more
Update #30: Upgrading the Forge!
No new miniatures to show off today, but I thought I would show you what we are up to instead! For the past few days we have been... Read more
Update #29: No one expects the Spectre Operatives!
Pledge Manager -It seems to be working fine and lots of you (100+) have placed your pledge orders, thanks very much! Its looking very likely we will... Read more
Update #28 : Pledge Manager for Paypal Pledges!
Our Pledge Manager is now up and running and can found here -
If you backed the project, please see the "Backer Only" update #26 for details... Read more
Update #25 : Pledge Manager nearly ready, and production update.
Pledge Manager - We have created a "copy" of our main website" to act as a Pledge Manager, this will allow you to select all your rewards and... Read more
Update #24: More firepower for the Support Pulse Mechs!
I'm back from a much needed few days rest, with the promised Monday update.
I have been working on the support pulse mechs. They now have a "rail"... Read more
Update #23: We are funded - THANK YOU - Plus useful info about the next stages of the project!
Good Evening Backers,
We did it! You helped us raise over £17k in the last 4 days for a fantastic end of the project, smashing through loads of stretch goals!... Read more
Update #22: The final 15 minutes! Pulse Mech Flight Pack Preview, and 42k stretch goal
Thanks so much for the huge support we have been getting in the past few days, Its certainly been a rollercoaster ride for us and we are almost... Read more
Update #21: Information about Add-Ons, and Swapping stuff in pledges
After the KS ends, after a few weeks when I have more renders to show people, we will be doing a survey of some kind to find out... Read more
Update #20: FUNDED - THANKYOU! New Stretch Goals for the last 24 hours!
Good evening Backers!
We are very pleased that the project is funded (and then some) with still a day to go - thanks so much for your support so far!... Read more
Update #19: The Republic's "Instigator" Assault Recon Vehicle. Add-On details and renders.
Thanks so much for the huge boost in support over the past couple of days, we are now less than £1.5k away from our goal and it looks... Read more
Update #18: WIN a model from your pledge painted by Dwartist!
Your chance to WIN one of five miniatures painted by Dwartist!
I am sure you have all seen the beautiful paint work on our miniatures done by Dwartist,... Read more
Update #17: CQB Pattern Goliath Preview! (WIP)
I've been working on this brutal machine all day, still need to refine the weapons and repose it to be leaning into an aggressive forward stride/run. Feedback very... Read more
Update #16: Madison Yoshida, Support Pulse-Mech and UC Armoured Personel Carrier.
Good Evening Backers!
At the moment I am working a CQB variant of the Goliath Mech, armed with a Multi-Barrel Grenade Launcher and Thermal Lance/Breaching Ram. Which is coming along... Read more
Update #15: Fire Support Pulse Mech preview, and Painted CRANE Wardrone!
Here is what I finished off today, the Republic Fire Support Pulse Mech , with shoulder mounted missile system and several different targeting arrays, This figure will deliver... Read more
Update#14: Republic Commando Assault Specialists
Good Morning Backers (because I stayed up past midnight getting these guys ready to show off!)
Here is the Work In Progress Commando Assault Specialists Unit - They are 90%... Read more
Update #13: Assassination Pack Add-On!
Good evening Backers!
We have reached 20K and an interview about the game has just gone up on BoLS which should hopefully bring more backers in! Check it out here... Read more
Update #12: Afterlife featured on Beasts of War Weekender Show!
A few days ago I flew off to Northern Ireland to hang out with Warren, Justin and John from Beasts of War, and we filmed a segment... Read more
Update #11: The RULES!!
I am please to present the Kickstarter preview Edition of the Rules!
This is the complete preview rules for AFTERLIFE, with some sample Units and Missions.
If you... Read more
Update #10: First Look at Resin Prototypes
Hi everyone, we got our first batch of 3D prints in yesterday, so have some resin prototypes to show you! They still need some clean up and work before we... Read more
Update #8: Ephraim Bolivar "The Mechanic" Preview, and logo images
Some of you have asked for graphics to use as profile images and in forum banners, we have a made up a few which are attached at the... Read more
Update #6: CRANE Corporation Heavy Infantry
Just a quick update tonight with a render of the finished CRANE Heavy Infantry figure.
There will be 4 different poses of course - If you have any... Read more
Update #3: Kickstarter Exclusive Miniature!
Evening backers (in the UK anyway, adjust accordingly!). We've reached £10k! We're really excited about the support we're getting from you all for Afterlife, so to say thanks we've got... Read more
We are off to a great start! Add-Ons Menu is up!
The Kickstarter is off to a fantastic start, with 100 backers and over £8k in the first day. Thanks for your support early on!
I am working hard to... Read more