New rounds of color approvals, typesetting update
Greeting Blue Bomber fans!
It’s been a very busy few weeks for us here at the Jasco Office. Obviously, there’s been a lot of UFS related news on our Facebook... Read more
Post GAMA, back in the office
Hello Blue Bomber fans!
Sorry for the delay in updates. It's been a whirlwind of events in the office: getting ready for GAMA, getting colors approved, finishing typesetting, and going over... Read more
Greetings Blue Bomber Fans!
As I mentioned in last weeks update, I was going to talk a bit about the approval process for the game pieces, and some artwork. I'll... Read more
Colored Game Pieces, Status of Graphics Approvals
Greetings Blue Bomber fans!
It has been a busy few weeks, and first off, let us apologize for the time between updates.
The Big News
The first and foremost we... Read more
Finishing the Pre-Tooling steps
We do apologize for the lack of updates. The person who writes them (me!) was out for the holidays, and while no vacation actually survives without work, there... Read more
Robot Masters, Holiday Season
Greetings Blue Bomber Fans!
We have finalized with the printer on estimates and everything, and they have started the tooling. There was some talk about trying to save... Read more
We have been in contact with the printer. They have received the 3-D prints of our models, and they're going to move to the next step of tooling. We're needing... Read more
Model Work Continuing
3D Renders in the House
So yesterday, 3D prints of the models came in for inspection. We have since isolated an issue with one of the models, we have to... Read more
One of the Sculptors
While we're busy still working on the final steps of things, I wanted to let our backers know that we're as always inching closer to the finish line.
This week,... Read more
Happy Halloween from the Jasco Games Team!
We hope everyone has a happy and safe Halloween. We're looking forward to seeing some awesome Mega Man costumes that we're sure some of you will sport, so... Read more
Second part of Robot Masters
Last time we showed off four of the eight Robot Masters that will be in the base game, and this time we show off the final two, and the two... Read more
First Four Robot Masters, and additional info.
As the weekly updates progress, we're showing off approved minis sculpts.
Some of our sculptors added colors to their models they showed us, which, on one hand, was very cool... Read more
Mega Man Family!
Today, we're showing off the approved miniatures that are part of the main protagonists. Dr. Light, Mr. DLN-000 himself, Proto Man, and Rush and Roll!
We talked about this on... Read more
More Mega miniatures!
We're ending the week by showing off another set of 4 Mega Man miniatures.
We hope you're excited about the miniatures. As always, as we have more to... Read more
Update: Sculpts, sculpts, sculpts!
We're ending the week with some good news!
All the sculpts have been approved in the non-color stage. It has been a long process, longer than we anticipated, but we're... Read more
Update on the Board Game
In case you missed it, here are some of the approved sculpts that we showed off at GenCon this year.
Speaking of approved sculpts, we're down to just... Read more
Our New Kickstarter Is Up!
Things have obviously been crazy with GenCon (we'll get some pictures up from the event soon, although you can find a lot of them on our Twitter and... Read more
Table Top Gaming in Spaaaaaaaaaaace
We just wanted to let everyone know that we're going to be launching our next Kickstarter this evening. If you've been following our podcast, you know a little... Read more
July 31 is Tomorrow: Backerkit Closes!
This is a friendly reminder that Backerkit will be closing tomorrow at midnight central time. Lock in your final pledges, update your address, and stay tuned for more... Read more
Backerkit Closing July 31
The title pretty much says it all: we will be locking down Backerkit on July 31. Please have your pledges finalized by then. If you have any questions... Read more
Progress and Possible Setbacks
Good news first: the designs for the Dr Wily, Gutsman, Met Octopus Battery, Tackle Fire and Yellow Devil miniatures have now been delivered to the printer! This is a... Read more
The Box Part 2!
For everlasting peace! Here's some more box art that is going on the other side of the box, so you'll get a nice contrast of good and evil.
Like we've said in the past, any time we have news to share with you, we will! Today, we're proud to show off a piece of finalized art... Read more
Error with Backerkit
As many of you are surely realizing, there is an error with PayPal pledgers in Backerkit. Namely, the add-ons did not get inputted correctly into the Backerkit system. If you... Read more
PayPal Backerkit Access Now Online
We hoped you enjoyed that video of the sculpting process for our miniatures and that got you excited! If you pledged during our PayPal pledging period, you should... Read more
Want to see how we modeled our miniatures?
Check out this video, which shows a timelapse of a few of our Mega Man miniature poses being modeled!
Note these models are a work in progress and have... Read more
Three More Robot Master Boards
We couldn't just stop with those first three! Here are three more boards redesigned. Remember that these images are not final and are pending Capcom approval.
Also, a sincere thank... Read more
**Very Important** We need your address!
Sorry for two updates in one day, but this is extremely important if you ordered ANYTHING through our Kickstarter. We need everyone who has pledged to go into... Read more
Board Redesign Sneak Peek!
We've been hard at work with the game and the release of the Mega Man and Proto Man UFS tins. (By the way, the official release date for... Read more
Backerkit Update: Pledging for Additional $160 Pledge Levels on Backerkit
So this has been our most commonly asked question since the Backerkit launched: how can I pledge for more of the $160 pledge levels? We've been talking about... Read more
We hope you've been doing well. We've been hard at work on the game. Obviously, we hit some snags with BackerKit (due in part to the way we... Read more
PayPal Closing and Backerkit Update
We hope all of our backers have been doing great! We've been busy preparing the game, hunting down those Mega Man UFS tins, and hosting the UFS Nationals in Las... Read more
It has been an amazing 38 days for the Jasco Games team. We have received so much overwhelming support, so many thoughtful comments, and such excellent feedback from all of... Read more
Gold Guts Man Miniature Unlocked!
You can't escape Guts Man! The Kickstarter Exclusive Gold Guts Man miniature is now unlocked!
There are just minutes left in our Kickstarter, so finalize your pledges now!
Gold Cut Man Kickstarter Exclusive Miniature Unlocked!
Cut Man has never looked sharper decked in Gold! The Kickstarter exclusive miniature is now unlocked as our Kickstarter campaign wraps up! There's still some time though, and afterwards you... Read more
Yellow Devil Unlocked!
These last hours are flying by, and everything is coming together--hey, kinda like Yellow Devil himself! By the way, YELLOW DEVIL IS UNLOCKED!
Deluxe backers will have the iconic mini... Read more
Playable Robot Masters Protagonist Cards Unlocked!
You guys did it! Robot Masters are now going to be playable!
Up next is the Yellow Devil! We only have two hours left, but we want to thank everyone... Read more
Mega Man Alternate Pose #7 Unlocked!
As we near the end of the Kickstarter, our awesome backers are proving that there's plenty of time to unlock some more stretch goals! The 7th Mega Man Alternate pose... Read more
Rush is a golden companion!
Cruising through yet another milestone! Dr. Light must have had the Midas touch, as the last of the protagonists are now coming to you as an additional gold game piece!... Read more
Alternate Pose Mega Man #6 Unlocked
What's better than five alternate pose Mega Man game pieces?
That's right. Six!
This bonus stretch goal comes with it's own unique character card as well as the miniature.... Read more
Dr. Light Gold Miniature UNLOCKED!
The gold Kickstarter exclusive Dr. Light miniature has been unlocked! He is now added to the deluxe copies of the board game along with the normal Dr. Light miniature.
There's... Read more
Free Guts Man & Cut Man Card Pack!
We would like to give a special thanks to our current 2,500 backers and all future backers on their way! As a special gift to you, we have included 1... Read more
Alternate Mega Man Pose 5 Unlocked!
Rock pose 5 will come with alternate character card stats, a new pose and full color!
Lets keep hitting these stretch goals! Kickstarter Exclusive Gold Dr. Light is next!
Gold Roll Kickstarter EXCLUSIVE unlocked!
Mega Man's "little sister" is looking better than ever in her new gold miniature! All deluxe backers get this special miniature included in the box in addition to the normal... Read more
Extra Minions Unlocked!
Deluxe Bundles now include 42 miniatures! Let's keep the ball rolling!
2 of EACH minion have now been unlocked (16 total minions) for the Deluxe Bundle.
Up next is... Read more
Gold Mega Man Miniature UNLOCKED!
Add a little bling to your collection with this Kickstarter EXCLUSIVE Gold Mega Man Miniature, which is now included in all deluxe backer pledges.
Please note that the sculpt has... Read more
Rock's best friends
Now have the ability to be covered!
We're sincerely grateful for all of your support! Another option to keep your cards cozy and warm while you and your friends tackle... Read more
Octopus Battery Unlocked, Completionist Pack Added, PayPal Updated
Octopus Battery completes "Minion Row!" We're also happy to announce we added new stretch goals for our last 48 hours.
In addition, we've created a new add-on pack, as requested... Read more
Stretch Goal Previews Updated!
Now that we're entering the final hours of our Kickstarter, we're unveiling our stretch goal list. Please check it out on our main page.
We're feverishly working on the... Read more
Sabottol is unlocked! Minion Madness continues!
We just hit our stretch goal for sabottol. The PayPal pledges got us out of a prickly situation and added the extra $1,200 needed. Up next is the last of... Read more
Big Eye Unlocked!
It's quite remarkable, how he has been watching us this whole time!
Here's keeping an eye out for the next stretch goal to get unlocked!
Tackle Fire Minion Miniature Unlocked!
Tackle Fire minions unlocked. Next up - Big Eye minion! Lets keep burning through these stretch goals and unlock all of the upcoming minion pieces!
Remember, if you have a... Read more
So after a few discussions with Capcom, it was determined that Crazy Cannon didn't actually have enough reference to make a game piece with. Mostly, because they don't have any... Read more
Peng Minion Unlocked!
With the addition of some funding via Paypal, we are proud to announce that we have crested the $320k mark, and Ice Man's stage just got a little colder!
As we enter the final days of our Kickstarter, we wanted to be sure that everyone who wanted to has a chance to support Mega Man The Board... Read more
Welcome to "Minion Row." Watcher Minion Miniature Unlocked!
We're happy to announce that Watcher is now unlocked!
From now until the $355,000 stretch goal, every unlock is going to be a new minion miniature added to the game.... Read more
Oil Man Card Pack Unlocked!
Seems like we have some pretty slick backers out there. The Oil Man card pack add-on is now unlocked. Up next, we have a bunch of minion miniatures starting with... Read more
Sniper Joe Minion Unlocked!
The iconic enemy has been unlocked! Levels are deadlier as players face off against Sniper Joe. Deluxe backers receive one minion for free, while everyone else can opt-in to purchase... Read more
Time Man Card Pack Unlocked!
The 7th card pack has been unlocked! It has been added to the Boss Card Pack and one Time Man card pack will be added for free as a bonus... Read more
4th Mega Man Alternate Pose Game Piece Unlocked!
We have unlocked a 4th additional Mega Man game piece! All pledges of Dr. Lights Creation and above (anything with the Deluxe Bundle) get a 4th Alternate pose Mega Man... Read more
Limited Edition Dice Add-on Unlocked!
We've hit another stretch goal! Limited edition Mega Man dice are now available as an add-on!
Note, that these dice are not the final design, merely an indicator that there... Read more
Livestream and Call-in on Fanservice
The Jasco Games team is going to be on Fanservice TV starting at 6:20 PM CT. Austin, TX residents can tune in on channel 10. Everyone else can watch the... Read more
Colored Miniatures UNLOCKED!
Probably our most-anticipated stretch goal, the colored miniatures have been unlocked! All the miniatures, including the miniatures in the base board game and the deluxe board game as well as... Read more
Mega Man's faithful pup Rush now hit's the field!
Rush is a playable character and comes with a character card.
Cut Man Add-On Pack Unlocked
Mega Man The Board Game just got a whole lot sharper with the Cut Man Add-on pack stretch goal. Available as an add-on, the Cut Man card pack adds additional... Read more
Met Bonus Stretch Goal Unlocked
The iconic Mega Man enemy met has been unlocked! As a bonus stretch goal, every deluxe backer will receive a met minion in their game. Everyone else can purchase met... Read more
Hey everyone, we just wanted to let you know that we have a contest right now on BoardGameGeek.com! You can find the contest here.
We're asking our fans to answer 5... Read more
Mega Man Board Game Colored Miniature Update
When we launched Mega Man the Board Game on Kickstarter, we knew that we wanted to create a great board game that would also be a proud addition to any... Read more
Game Play Video and Board Game Geek Contest!
Greetings everyone and happy Tuesday!
We have been having issues uploading the video directly to the Kickstarter page so we are going to go ahead and give you all the... Read more
Guts Man Pack Unlocked!
Crush your opponents on the Guts Man Stage! Use this card pack add-on to increase your Guts Man defenses, or to blast through his stage with your protagonist!
This pack... Read more
Cut Man Stage Unlocked!
Cut Man's stage is unlocked! With that we get a new board, deck of 40 cards, Mega Man game piece, Mega Man character card, 12 Robot Master tokens, and Minions!... Read more
Deluxe bundles will now include Roll and her game card! She is also available as an Add-On for $10 if you want to add her to your base game, or... Read more
New Stretch Goal Previews and General News!
Our first Kickstarter campaign has really been an insane, fun, intense, stressful, magical and enlightening experience. We have learned so much along the way, and have been able to accomplish... Read more
We can’t thank you all enough for the continual support you’ve shown us throughout this project! As we have reached 2,000 backers, we would like to show our appreciation by... Read more
Add-Ons have been adjusted!
We have adjusted our add-ons to accommodate tomorrows launch of the International Early Birds.
As we mentioned in our last update, this was a logistics decision as we had to... Read more
Making Some Changes to Add-ons
Greetings backers and Mega Man fans! Because of the unexpected but very exciting addition of international backers, we have taken the last few days to figure out our best method... Read more
December 30: International Pledges Will Open
We're excited to announce that we have heard back from CapCom and will be able to start accepting pledges on December 30 from people living in the following territories:
-Europe... Read more
Here is our gift to you for showing us such great support through our campaign!
Two Kickstarter Exclusives! Don't forget, Dr. Light is also an Add-on, so if you want... Read more
Deck boxes and Sleeves Unlocked!
Each deck box shown above will include 50 matching sleeves. Compatible for both Mega Man The Board Game & The Universal Fighting System CCG. To add these to your pledge... Read more
Game Rules Updates!
Greetings Mega Man Fans,
Matt Whitaker (co-designer) and Jason Hawronsky (lead designer) have been spending the last 5 days doing some intensive testing and game upgrades to Mega Man The... Read more
New Add-Ons and Sneek Peak of Locked Stretch Goals!
We have added some new add-ons and have previewed the next 4 stretch goals!
Be sure to check them out!
1700 Backers Bonus Unlock!
As a special thanks to all of our backers thus far, we have decided to give a special gift bonus stretch goal! Enjoy your FREE Fire Man and Elec Man... Read more
Stretch Goal #7 Unlocked!
Included in the deluxe version of the game is the 3rd Mega Man alternative piece. Your alternate Mega Man has new powers to use in the board game. Don't forget,... Read more
That is amazing!
We're close to unlocking the next goal. Thank you for all your support, and let's see how far we can go!
Keep the ball rolling!
Because we're just as excited as you are about this project, we decided to show a sneak peek at the next two goals past $210k. We figure that everyone would... Read more
Stretch Goal #6 Unlocked!
It’s been 24 hours since we launched the Kickstarter and we are still at a loss at the support our fans have shown us. We have just unlocked stretch goal... Read more
Guts Man Stage Unlocked!
Stretch Goal number 5. We have unlocked the Guts Man game expansion for all games! Every Mega Man board game will be updated to include the Guts Man Robot Master... Read more
Stretch goal #3 met! Stretch goal #4 announced
Like a Mega Buster to a Met, we're just blown away at the support you have all shown us. We've unlocked 3 stretch goals in one day! Stretch goal #3... Read more
To clarify a little further on card pack add-ons
Card pack add-ons are in addition to the decks that come in the game. These cards are not necessary to play; however, they add extra strategic elements to your game.... Read more
Could it be?
Two stretch goals unlocked on first day, can we make it three? Four?
Where will the backing take us today?
How's this for a sneak peek for the third stretch... Read more
Second Stretch Goal Revealed!
The continual support of this game truly warms our heart!
As promised, here is the second stretch goal. This unlocked Add-on contains 12 cards which feature and are tailored... Read more