4/29/2015 - A Little Thing Called Love!
Making a board game isn't just about coming up with a cool concept, making some art, and calling a production company to start printing it. It's a labor of love,... Read more
Status Update 04-12-15
Hello! I know you all are waiting for some news and although delayed, I am happy to bring it.
We are officially in the beginning of production! At the start... Read more
Status Update 03-21-15
Hello all again. We apologize for not sending out an update sooner. I came under a pretty severe illness for about two weeks and didn't touch a computer much in... Read more
Status Update 02-05-15
Hello all. We meant to send out this update sooner but things have been hectic on our end. We have officially started production as of the start of February. We... Read more
Status Update 01-04-15
We hope everyone enjoyed their holidays and had a great start to their new year! We have had an amazing start ourselves and are happy to share the news with... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 8-17-14
So things are still moving along. We have finished all artwork for items and all we have left to finish is the box art and some miscellaneous fixes. We should... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 7-20-14
Been a couple weeks since we posted an update but things are still moving along! We are finishing up the story card edits and alien item artwork this month. We... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 6-28-14
Hello all! Hope all of you are getting ready to have an amazing 4th of July. We are still working hard over here and are ready to show you a... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 6-14-14
Things are still moving along though the loss of one of our artists last month has delayed us a bit and the last of the artwork is going slower then... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 5-31-14
So I know this is kind of late but I wanted to wait until today for a good reason. As I am sure you already noticed below we have almost... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 5-24-14
Things are still chugging along on our end. The rulebook should be professionally edited soon and the artwork is nearly all done and should be finished by the months end.... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 5-10-14
Things are moving along well. We lost one of our artists due to medical complications but we have one of our others picking up the work and we shouldn't be... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 5-3-14
Just a small update this week with some more artwork. Hope you guys enjoy!
Saturday Newsletter 4-26-14
Hey all! We apologize for not being around the last couple weeks with updates as we know you have come to expect updates fairly frequently from us. We had two... Read more
Survivor model update
Sorry for the delay as we wanted this to be a great update for you all. This will be a fairly large update as we have completed all survivor models!... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 3-8-14
A little late, but here is an quick update on the model for Alukahni as well as a little more card artwork for you to view.
Noetic Disarm... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 3-1-14!
Well I don't want to excite you too much but here is a taste of one of our first Noetic Ability cards and the revamped Chykro art! That's all for... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 2-23-14
In this weekly update we are going to show off a small sample of the cool new artwork we have for some of our Noetic Power cards and remaining aliens!... Read more
A Week Late And Day Over.
It's been crazy for everyone in the non-existent Planet Defiant offices as of late. Kyle moved from his current living space to a smaller cheaper apartment to help cut down... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 2-1-14
Hey all! Not to much to go over this week. We are getting closer on finishing up the rulebook and then getting it edited and looking nice! Of course we... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 1-25-14
Hello once again! This week we have our other Kickstarter exclusive model complete as well a comparison between a 28mm and 37mm model. In the coming weeks we will start... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 1-18-14
Hello everyone. We have here another update for you all. Things are moving along nicely on our end. We don't feel we are too far off from releasing a PnP... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 1-11-14!
Alright, sorry I've been absent folks, the new year took its toll and I got sick. Welcome to what will be an AMAZING year!!! Tonight's update is small, just showing... Read more
This one is a little late but here we are with one of Phillip's favorite aliens. We hope everyone had a great start to the year.
Saturday Newsletter 12-28-13
Hey everyone, just posting a small update this weekend with another model done and this time it is a playable character! Hope you all are enjoying the holidays and have... Read more
Happy Holidays to everyone! We thought we would give you all an awesome gift this holiday with the final two characters artwork and the finished battle boards!
Blake... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 12-21-13!
So alien slugs that infect your brain and turn you into a morphing alien zombie. What does the transformation look like? This:
Luckily for those who didn't get a slug... Read more
Saturday Newsletter 12-14-13.
Okay, I am sad to announce that Fan Art Friday is dead, but with all endings there is generally a new beginning. With that said, I would like to say... Read more
Alright, all I can say is we are busy busy busy! We are working really hard based on local play testing to get a finalized Rulebook for the print and... Read more
Quickie FAF 11-29-13
With the holiday just past this is honestly just some eye candy to keep up tradition. I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving. And to those who didn't have a... Read more
Fan Art Friday 11-22-13
We are still moving strong! We now have most of the stories reformatted and going through the editing process now. We also have decided to delay the surveys for now... Read more
Fan Art Friday 11-15-13!
Alright, so another Fan Art Friday is here! Anyone pick up a Playstation 4 today? Just so you know, today's update will encompass another Alien Model that has been finished... Read more
Fan Art Friday 11-8-13
Hello again everyone! We are off to a great start so far. We have nearly finished with our UI designs and can begin the process of converting all the cards... Read more
Fan Art Friday 11-1-13!
I'm going to make this short and sweet. We have received the money for the Kickstarter and have started production on the rest of the sculpts and other art assets.... Read more
Fan Art Friday 10-25-13!
I guess it's more like Informational Saturday, but hey guys! It's Phil here and I have a fun update for you guys. First I'd like to state that we're still... Read more
Planet Defiant is funded!
Thank you everyone who supported us to the end! It was a tough campaign with lots of ups and downs but we managed to pull through and now can make... Read more
PnP For Backers!
We're down to the wire and so far staying above funding, which is awesome! We can't thank you guys (and gals) enough for supporting us through this amazing... Read more
Fan Art Friday 10-18-13!
This is a very different Fan Art Friday from the past. Normally, I paint or draw something for the fun of the group and search our forums for fan art.... Read more
As we near the end here, we thought it would be fun to show you some of the aliens that didn't make it into this Kickstarter. We had tons of... Read more
Hey all! We wanted to express our thanks again to everyone for the support they have giving us so far. We are super excited as we come close to these... Read more
In-Depth Look With Phil #3
So here we are with the third "In-Depth Look With Phil". This one should be exciting! We are going to be covering story cards in this in-depth look but we... Read more
We wanted to show you all some concepts of an alternate version of our cards and character sheets that may end up being our final design. We thought we would... Read more
In-Depth Look With Phil #2
Welcome to our second "In-Depth Look With Phil". This time we are going to discuss our battle board system. The battle boards are of course in prototype stages and will... Read more
Early Bird Universe
The popularity of the Universe tier has been amazing and we have already gone through the 100 early birds we offered! There are still numerous early bird Onslaught and Supernova... Read more
So we are back above 35k again thanks to all of you! Hopefully we can keep this trending and knock out the 40k goal next!
Now is a good time... Read more
Fan Art Friday 10-11-2013!
Above you can see that I stepped my painting game up a bit with today's Fan Art Friday. This original art piece of Marvel's Spider Girl was a much needed... Read more
New tier levels!
Time to breath some new life into the campaign!
Over the course of this adventure we have had many suggestions and lots of feedback. Two important ones in particular were... Read more
Tiers and EU Shipping
Hello everyone! We have some good news for you.
Due to popular demand we have made some new tiers for the international backers that will bundle up multiple copies to... Read more
We mentioned we had some surprises in store for you with the stretch goal aliens and now we are going to let one out! Some of you felt it coming...... Read more
Fan Art Friday 10-4-13
Alright, so today's Fan Art Friday will have a new Crab Man painting I did that will hopefully inspire some other people to throw down some art for next week!... Read more
First Stretch Goal Down!
Thanks to you all we have our first stretch goal achieved giving all Supernova and above tiers the 10 card Story Expansion! These will have a new story arc that... Read more
In-Depth Look With Phil
We appreciate you coming to read this new post and can't thank you enough for backing Planet Defiant! Second, welcome to the first “In-Depth Look With Phil!”In this update... Read more
First Backer Goal
We have reached our first Backer Goal of 250 backers getting everyone the day and night double sided battle boards! We are super excited for these and wanted to thank... Read more
Fan Art Friday 9-27
Another Fan Art Fridayis here and another day with nothing to show. With our growing number of backers I hope FAF becomes more popular! Anyway, I would... Read more
We funded today! We would like to thank everyone who have got us to this point. You have all been very helpful and supportive from our first launch to our... Read more
We have had many requests for backer related goals based on the number of backers we have. We thought this was cool idea to implement next to our current stretch... Read more
We have heard lots of great ideas so far! We can tell a lot of you are very enthusiastic for new boards. We are going to continue where we left... Read more
Well we were made aware through another backer that Kickstarter does not allow contests through their site unfortunately, something we overlooked. So we will have to cancel that portion of... Read more
We have decided to do another contest for our backers!
We have had quite a few requests for new battle boards. We thought this was a great idea as well... Read more
Fan Art Friday #1!
That came faster than I anticipated, I seriously can't believe we're only about $3,200 away from goal and it's already the first Fan Art Friday! Unfortunately I cannot find any... Read more
We are nearing 90% funding all thanks to you guys and girls! We are super excited to be almost funded so we can begin knocking out those stretch goals.
If... Read more
Holy Zoinks Crab Man!
Holy zoinks Crab Man! What an overwhelming amount of awesome wrapped in amazing! Who knew we'd round out almost 70% of our goal in less than 15 hours. You guys... Read more