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28mm Miniatures for the First Science Fiction Role-Playing Game
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    1. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on September 26, 2016

      @Scott Jones - James M. Ward wrote the adventure for his system Metamorphosis Alpha(tm) and I believe this adventure is 1st & 4th edition compatible. I am not positive, but maybe some of the other Die-Hard fans who have looked through it could give more information? I know their RolePlaying Systems are available here: http://www.metamorphosisalpha.net/Site/Buy_Our_Products.html

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      Scott Jones
      Superbacker
      on September 26, 2016

      What game system do the supplements "Arise the Ancients" and "Denizens" use?

    3. Kip Corriveau on September 24, 2016

      I got my minis yesterday. All of them are good and some are just Amazing! I think the the Rabbitoid is my favorite.

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      James
      Superbacker
      on September 22, 2016

      Can we get an update please. If nothing more than to say you're still working on things. If something is not ready, can you let us know to get a rough idea where things stand.

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      Justin Dutta on August 18, 2016

      Hi John. I haven't received any of the PDF downloads or a request for shipping. I want to make sure everything is okay with my order. If you could let me know it would be very much appreciated.

    6. Steven Latour
      Superbacker
      on August 8, 2016

      Got my stuff today and it is fantastic. Thanks!

    7. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on August 8, 2016

      @ Eric S. I will have Felipe look into it for you. You should have gotten the .PDF links already

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      Eric S on August 8, 2016

      I haven't received anything either. No digital rewards, no minis and no link to pay for anything.

    9. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on August 8, 2016

      @ Tracy Eric and David. If you have not received a link to pay for shipping, then we have not shipped your stuff yet. I am finishing off the dice today, which is pretty much the last thing that needed to be done. We have been shipping minis in groups, starting with the lowest pledges first. I will make a formal update in a few minutes. Sorry about the lack of communication!

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      David W. Arber on August 7, 2016

      I have gotten nothing from this kickstarter. This is disheartening

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      Eric Potter on August 3, 2016

      Hi John, I haven't received minis either, and never received the "link to purchase shipping".

    12. Tracy Vierra on July 31, 2016

      Hi John, how many more to ship? I haven't received the minis yet.

    13. Craig J. Brain on July 12, 2016

      I've had trouble getting online for a while and finally found the backer kit. The adventure and denizen book are awesome!!!

      I am just so impressed with the rage of miniatures that you have created. Have you got any painted examples to show off at all John?

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      James
      Superbacker
      on July 6, 2016

      @Creator. Will you be at GenCon? Maybe I could arrange to pick them up there? Maybe it will save you some shipping.

    15. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on July 5, 2016

      @Jeff. No, all of the minis have not shipped yet. We are breaking it up into sections. you should get a message with a link to purchase shipping in the next week or 2, depending on where you fall in line. Unless you just want to drive down from Toledo and pick em up in person!! ;-)

    16. Jeffrey Runokivi on June 29, 2016

      Have all the miniatures been shipped? Not gotten mine yet. The PDFs, however, came through fine. Thanks.

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      James
      Superbacker
      on June 29, 2016

      @Creator - It's awesome to hear the miniatures are starting to arrive! Can't wait to get mine. Is there any way to get a timeline for shipping based on backer number or pledge level? I'm on a double commander plus a bunch of extras, so I'm assuming I'll be at the back of the bus getting my figs.

    18. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on June 28, 2016

      @Glenn - Glad you received your miniatures. If anyone is still looking for their PDFs, they are located on your BackerKit confirmation page.

    19. Glenn Wilson on June 26, 2016

      Have miniatures. Look good. Thanks. PDFs are optional to mre.

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      James
      Superbacker
      on June 13, 2016

      Just got a message from John about the Denizens and Arise PDFs. They are located on your BackerKit confirmation page. Look for a link/button that says, "Get Your Digital Downloads." I was not expecting to have them delivered there so I did not look there.

      Thanks John. The PDFs look great.

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      Lee DeBoer
      Superbacker
      on June 8, 2016

      I also did not receive links for the PDFs for Denizens and Arise.
      Thanks

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      James
      Superbacker
      on May 22, 2016

      If we need to inform someone that we have not received the PDFs, then please put me on the list.

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      Eric Potter on May 20, 2016

      ok, got it. Felipe, put me down for missing PDF links to both Denizens and Arise. Thanks.

    24. Glenn Wilson on May 17, 2016

      Just dropped by after a spell away. Obviously some catching up to do!

    25. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on May 16, 2016

      Hey gang. There seems to be some goofiness with the.PDF's First of all, we have not given the list of people for the 5E rules to Jamie Chambers yet. We are waiting for him to return from a convention, so we will try to take care of that in the next few days. As far as people who did not get links at all, I will get Felipe on it tomorrow in the morning. :-) Glad that the people who have got the PDFs that we produced are happy so far. Felipe and Jim worked very hard to excellent content for this Kickstarter, so hats of to them!

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      Justin Dutta on May 16, 2016

      Hi John. I wanted to check on the status of the PDF rewards as well. All the miniature pictures look great!

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      Eric Potter on May 16, 2016

      Hey John, I also never received a link to pdfs of Denizens or Arise.

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      Eric Potter on May 16, 2016

      Hey John, I never received a link to the pdfs from Jamie.

    29. Bob Brinkman on May 16, 2016

      I only pledged for the two books, but wow, I've got to say that I'm TOTALLY satisfied, more than satisfied, with the quality of what I got for my pledge. If I used minis, I'd have bought them, but I am VERY pleased to have been able to have been a part of this KS despite my theater of the mind approach. I will certainly be watching for more Kickstarters like this one in the future.

      AWESOME, would pledge again. :)

    30. David Crowell on May 14, 2016

      Curious to know who else has read the Denizens Guide and the Arise the Ancients adventure.

      A few spoiler free thoughts on the adventure.

      At first I thought "Wow! This is a deadly adventure." Then I realized that the characters each get to start with a combat knife, a laser pistol, and ten items of special forces gear of their choice. This should help to give them a fighting chance.

      The adventure does a nice job of showcasing some of the new creatures from the miniatures range and Denizens Guide. Some appear as encounters, some as possible PCs. Not everything from the minis makes it in, but it's pretty close.

      The map has a couple of intentionally blank spaces. These can be left sealed off or filled in by the referee.

      This would make a nice convention module or one shot adventure or it could be used as the start of a campaign. Note though that the PCs are going to be quite powerful compared to the usual starting characters in MA.

    31. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on April 29, 2016

      If anyone else you know was hoping to get in on these before waiting to get these from our web-store, they are available for preorder at backerkit. https://metamorphosis-alphatm-28mm-miniatures.backerkit.com/hosted_preorders

    32. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on April 28, 2016

      @James, I really feel like I have not been communicating enough!! It was tough for a while. It seemed like nothing was going right. Just one setback after another, but that can always happen when a project basically doubles the initial idea. We probably should have gave a bit more time on the fulfillment, but it is really tough to gauge that kind of stuff before the project is even launched. Thanks again for the support, and understanding. :-)

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      James
      Superbacker
      on April 28, 2016

      @John Great! Thanks. And thank you for being so responsive to all of us.

    34. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on April 28, 2016

      @James Once the surveys are complete, we have to provide Jamie with a list of emails for the people who get the .PDF, and he will email you all links to the file. Hope that helps clear things up!

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      James
      Superbacker
      on April 28, 2016

      I don't know if I missed a previous post or not. Has the Met Alpha 5th edition pdf been made available?

    36. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on April 28, 2016

      @ James The way things look at the moment is that we are looking to start shipping peoples stuff in the second week in May.

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      James
      Superbacker
      on April 28, 2016

      @Creator What are you looking at for a lock down date?

    38. David Crowell on April 27, 2016

      It is worth clicking on the concept art in the shop on Backer Kit to see the finished minis. A lot of these look even better than the concept art we have all been drooling over.

    39. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on April 24, 2016

      @ Glenn Happy to say that everything that was held up, showed up on Wed. last week. I put them into master molds right away, and just have to finish the production molds for 6 pieces. I will have an update later tonight, but I can do a bit more here. The print publications are at the printer, and proofs have been printed. The printer is mailing them out tomorrow, so we should have them by Wed. this week. If all is good there, we will give the greenlight, and should have all of the print stuff in our hands in about a week past that point. I am assembling a 3 of the multi-part pieces so that we can get final weights on them, and get them photographed tonight, and then the surveys should be ready to head out as well. I assure you that know hookers or blow have been purchased with your money and that we are busting our butts to get this done! ;-)

    40. Glenn Wilson on April 24, 2016

      How is the Customs thing going?

    41. Dwight Fidler on April 21, 2016

      Ninjas, agent, slaves...

    42. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on April 12, 2016

      Sorry for the late reply. Buried in work, but everything is coming out great! Some things have taken a bit more work than anticipated, but still moving along. Planning on sending out surveys when we have the weights to include payment for shipping in the backerkit survey process.

      @Dwight
      Interesting question regarding adding items from our current store to the Backerkit store. Which items or product lines were you interested in? Anyone else interested in this option?

    43. Dwight Fidler on March 28, 2016

      Any more info on whether we'll be able to add minis from your store to the kickstarter backerkit survey? I'd like some of the minis you've previously made but the international shipping makes multiple orders far more expensive.

    44. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on March 1, 2016

      @Matthew. That is partly why we are waiting on surveys also. We want everyone to know exactly what the minis will look like, so they can order more through Backerkit if they so desire.

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      Matthew in Danbury
      Superbacker
      on March 1, 2016

      The new figures look great. When you get all the pieces ready can you put them on one page? People might want to add more to their order if you can fit that into the backerkit.

    46. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on March 1, 2016

      @ Eric No surveys have been sent yet, we cannot do that until we have a better idea what some of these pieces will weigh. It will be very soon though, I promise.

    47. Eric Krauss on February 29, 2016

      I did not get the survey yet. Has it gone out? Can you please re-send to me if it did. Thanks.

    48. Jeffrey Runokivi on January 21, 2016

      Not a problem, John...Saw the new sculpts...very nice. Very nice, indeed.

    49. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on January 21, 2016

      Hey Gang! Please take the time to look a the current update, some cool new sculpt pictures are included. There is also information about our next project. If there are any concerns from anyone, I would like to try to air them out here! :-)

    50. John Popson 6-time creator
      Superbacker
      on January 21, 2016

      @Jeffrey no you did not miss it. We have been trying to sort out some of the shipping stuff with Backer Kit. Felipe thinks he has it worked out, so they should be going out tomorrow. Sorry about the delay!

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