Hangar 18 Pinups Official Launch
The wait is now over!
We are very excited to announce our military pinups line: Hangar 18 Pinups: Bawidamann Series.
Last year we launched our Kickstarter for a military... Read more
Pre-printed terrain by our friends at Hexagon Mill
A good friend of ours and one of the partner's at Hangar 18 have been working to develop this product and have gone to Kickstarter to increase their buying power.... Read more
We are very excited to let you know that we will have the final shipment tomorrow! This completes KS fulfillment for all the backers. YAY!!!
We are currently... Read more
Upcoming: Partial Shipment of Damn the Torpedoes and Forbidden Francis
Just a quick update on the upcoming shipment. We received a box with Forbidden Francis and Damn the Torpedoes yesterday. We were hoping we could do final shipment but alas,... Read more
Flying Tigers are Shipped!
Hi everyone! We hope you all had a great Memorial Day weekend. :-)
We have shipped all of the Flying Tiger orders that do not include Damn the Torpedoes and... Read more
Flying Tiger Has Arrived!
Today USPS delivered a box filled with Flying Tiger models. Woo hoo!!
We are currently in the process of inspecting these models and preparing for our next wave... Read more
May Update: Preparing for Kaiju Girl Shipment
Kaiju Girl is here!
We are preparing shipment for the first Fabulous Four models. If your order contains Kaiju Girl and does not contain any other Fabulous Four models, it... Read more
Wave 4 Shipped - Onward to Fabulous Four Production!
Forgive us for being silent in the past week. We were quite occupied with our last shipment. With that said, we're happy to let you know that wave... Read more
Next Shipment: Specialty Girl and Green Beret
We just received another batch of Specialty Girl and Green Beret and it will be enough to fulfill the remaining orders that do not include Fabulous Four models.... Read more
3rd Wave of Shipment Shipped!
We shipped 65 packages on Wednesday and with that we have fulfilled 50% of the orders. If your package is in this shipment, you should have received an email with... Read more
Preparing for the 3rd Wave of Shipment
We are getting ready for our 3rd wave of shipment. Your package will be shipped in this wave If your reward does not contain the following items:
- Specialty Girl ... Read more
Damn The Torpedoes 3D Print and TTG Package
Happy 1st day of Spring!
Just a quick update of where we are. Today USPS delivered 2 packages: Damn the Torpedoes 3D print and a box filled with Tiger Tank... Read more
March 11, 2015 Update: More Production Casting
So far we have fulfilled 107 orders (roughly 30%) and we will continue shipping as soon as we are able. Last week we received 2 more boxes of production... Read more
March Update: 2nd Wave of Shipment
We now have enough 54mm models to fulfill some of the 54mm pledge levels. We are currently preparing for our 2nd wave of shipment for the following pledge... Read more
Here are a couple of updates for this week:
Mini Packs Shipment
The Mini Packs packages were shipped yesterday and tracking numbers have been emailed to the email... Read more
Preparing for the Mini Pack Shipment
We have everything we need to fulfill the Mini Three Pack and Mini Six Pack pledge levels. If you pledged in any of these, please verify your shipping... Read more
We Are Back!
Sorry for the delay on sending this update! We went to Genghis Con in Aurora, CO last weekend and took a break on Monday. As we mentioned in... Read more
Just a quick update: we received an email from our caster about what's coming our way:
- Tiger Tank Girl 32mm
- Flying Tiger mascot
- Tiger Madchen Bust
- Death From Above 54mm ... Read more
Progress Update February 1, 2015
February has arrived and along with it, came a package filled with Cosmonaut 54mm and Hot Rounds 54mm that we need to inspect:
Meanwhile, we have finished inspecting the resin... Read more
Progress Update Jan 31, 2015
How time flies! January has come and gone and February is already knocking at the door. Here's the update of where we are at the moment:
The 3D... Read more
Jan 19, 2015 Progress
As promised here is the summary of where we are as of today, January 19, 2015. There was a mistake in our previous highlight as we only counted... Read more
TGIF - More Resin Masters, More Progress Update
Happy Friday, everyone!
Another quick update regarding our production progress. Two big boxes arrived yesterday and contain production casting for:
- Zombie Hunter
- Death From Above 32mm
- Dive Girl 32mm
We love... Read more
Happy New Year!
Happy New Year everyone!
Not much to report, but we made some progress that makes us closer to the finish line and we would like to show you the progress... Read more
Forbidden Francis and Production Progress
It's time for a positive update! :)
Forbidden Francis sculpt is now complete. It's currently going through inspection and preparation for 3D printing (scale check, thickness, cuts, etc). Here's the... Read more
The Eagle Has Landed (Damn the Torpedoes WIP)
Here's the latest WIP picture of the base for the Damn the Torpedoes. Victor is still working on refining the cradle part. We are expecting the sculpt to... Read more
We hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend. We sent out the last batch of 3D prints to our caster this week. This batch concludes the 3D... Read more
Split Shipping Option
We have received several questions about paying the extra postage to ship the photo backgrounds and mouse pads now, then ship the miniatures later when they are complete.... Read more
Damn the Torpedoes WIP
Happy Veterans Day!
Thank you to all Veterans who have served our country!
Here's a couple of WIP shots for Damn the Torpedoes. The eagle relief is about 50% done... Read more
Canvas Shipment, and More...
Remember, remember, the 5th of November. It's our 55th update!
All canvas orders have been shipped! If you ordered other items along with your giclee canvas (miniatures, mouse pads... Read more
Latest 3D Prints: Specialty Girl and Dive Girl
Here are the pictures of the latest batch of Specialty Girl and Dive Girl 3D prints. These will go through inspection for any imperfection, and dry-fitting to make... Read more
Quick, Short Update
This update will be a short one. We just want to let you know that we are still chugging along. We just received four 3D prints:
- See You... Read more
Down with the Plague...
Sorry for being so quiet lately. We came down with a plague in the past week. We are still recovering from it, but at least we can function... Read more
More Resin Masters!
You have seen the resin masters for Cosmonaut and Secret Weapons in our last update. After further consideration, we asked our caster to modify the head placement for... Read more
New Resin Masters
We just received three resin masters yesterday from our new caster, Jason. We like the new sprue setup better than our previous caster. Less glue blob on the... Read more
Mouse Pads Orders Shipped and Specialty Girl Final Render
All backers with mouse pad only orders have been shipped. Yay!
As for the models' progress, we would like to show you the turntable video of the Specialty... Read more
Painted Cosmonaut by Aaron Lovejoy
If you haven't already seen her on our Facebook Page, here are the better pictures of the Cosmonaut painted by Aaron Lovejoy.
Note: the earth half-globe is made by Aaron.... Read more
Getting Ready for the First Shipments
Just a quick update to let you know that we are currently preparing shipments for non-miniaturebackers. Canvas prints have been signed and are on their way back... Read more
Project Status Spreadsheet on Google Drive
Instead of creating fancy graphics for our project status, we have created a google spreadsheet and share it with you so you know in detail what's going on... Read more
Kaiju Girl Base Sneak Peek
Victor just sent us a render to show us what the base for Kaiju Girl will look like. We took the concept of an old movie setting where... Read more
We are long overdue for an update
We owe you a huge apology for being quiet for so long. We had a set back with our low profile 3D printer and a couple of our... Read more
Quick Mousepad Update
Sculpting, scale test prints, and stuff going off for final Master prints continues apace. Been a challenge getting our heads around all of the data from the Backerkit surveys but... Read more
Pledge Manager Is Now Closed
Pledge manager has now closed. All orders and add-ons are locked and no further changes can be made.
There are still about 10 backers who have not completed... Read more
Final Week for Pledge Manager
We hope you all had a great weekend! So far we have 87% who completed the survey on pledge manager. 45 backersstill need to complete it. Just... Read more
Pledge Manager Progress and Kaiju Girl
Have you answered all the questions on the pledge manager yet? So far 81% have answered the BackerKit survey and 67 backers still need to complete it. If... Read more
Plede Manager Reminder and Progress Chart Update
Just a friendly reminder to complete your survey. So far we have 249 backers (70%) who have completed. There are 109 backers (30%) who haven't completed the... Read more
More Work in Progress
Damn the Torpedoes
For those who have been waiting to see Damn the Torpedoes, here is the work in progress render, sculpted by Jay Susuico. We hope you like her... Read more
You have been invited to the BackerKit Pledge Manager!
By now you should have received an email invitation to BackerKit pledge manager. If you haven't, please check your spam folder. If you still don't see it there,... Read more
First Post Campaign Update!
It's been almost two weeks and I know some of you are dying to see the next update on the miniatures. Here's the WIP picture of Kaiju Girl:
If... Read more
We Are Funded!
21 Days, 353 Backers, and Over $46K!
What an amazing roller coaster ride. We won't lie to you; we were biting our nails in the first couple of weeks when... Read more
$40K In Record Breaking Time
Have we told you that you are all amazing supporters? You guys helped unlock our final stretch goal in record time!
*** Virtual High Five ***
You read it right.... Read more
Here Comes Zombie Hunter!
15 Hours To Go, $1500 To Unlock The Next Goal
We are speechless that we are already getting so close to unlocking the Tiger Madchen bust. You guys are amazing!
And... Read more
We're in the final hours. We are very grateful to have such amazing support from all of our friends and backers! In just a little over 24 hours, we managed... Read more
Update to Green Beret's Cap
Thanks to a suggestion from a backer, we've made a modification to the Green Beret's cap. Cleaned up the lines a bit to give it more military feel. Also, since... Read more
Last 48 Hour Stretch
Less than 48 hours to go!
I hope you are as excited as we are! Victor has been busy working on the Kaiju Girl and here's some sneak peek of... Read more
Post Campaign Manager
With this campaign getting closer to the finish line, we would like to let you know that we are currently working with BackerKit to set up the... Read more
Preview of Green Beret
Less than 72 hours to unlock our final stretch goal: the Kaiju Girl. In the mean time, here's the work in progress sneak peek of the Green Beret,... Read more
$30K Goal Unlock and 250 Backers!
Another double milestones achieved!
We have successfully unlocked the third Fabulous Four model: The Flying Tiger and her companion/mascot. Originally we planned to have this stretch reward for Three Pack/Mini... Read more
Clarification on 32mm selections.
Wanted to clarify a detail since we received several requests about this. If you pledge for the "Mini 3-Pack" you are welcome to select any combination of 3 of the... Read more
Preview of Flying Tiger
We are half way to unlock the Flying Tiger!
Last night we received a work in progress render and 360 video for Flying Tiger from Alain. While there are some... Read more
Kaiju Girl WIP
Our sculptor, Victor, was very excited when we asked him to sculpt the Kaiju Girl and he got to work on it right away. Here's a work in progress render... Read more
Final Week - 25K Unlocked!
It's the final week, and we can't thank you enough for your support on this project. We just unlocked the $25K goal. Forbidden Francis is no longer forbidden - she... Read more
Almost There...Forbidden Francis
We're getting so close to unlocking the $25K goal for Forbidden Francis. We just got a turntable video from Alain Viesca on the robot for Forbidden Francis. Obviously without the... Read more
Another quick update
To resolve some confusion, ALL of the art will be available as selections for either mousepads or Giclee canvas prints. All Canvases will be oriented as shown. All mousepads will... Read more
$22.5K Mini Stretch Goal Unlocked and Over 200 Backers!
$22.5K mini stretch goal unlock and over 200 backers!
To show our endless gratitude, ALL BACKERSwill now receive a set of digital wallpaper that you can use... Read more
Preview of Specialty Girl
As promised, here's the preview of Specialty Girl, sculpted by Anna Schmelzer. She is still a work in progress as Anna is currently working on the scenic base. In my opinion,... Read more
First Fabulous Four Unlock: Damn The Torpedoes!
You guys rock!
After a slow climb for the last two stretch goals, this one passed through like a tornado!
The first Fabulous Four model, Damn the Torpedoes, is now... Read more
The Deadly Dozen is Unleashed!
A BIG thank you to all of our wonderful backers! With your support, all the twelve models in Deadly Dozen are now unlocked and available for purchase.
To celebrate this... Read more
Aces High Turntable Video
Wow! It has been a roller coaster day. One time we thought we could reach the goal, then the pledge went down. It looks like we are up again to... Read more
Tiger Tank Girl turntable
Kind of a slow couple of days, but today is rocking right along. Last night we posted a turntable video of the Tiger Tank Girl! Have a look when you... Read more
$15k Stretch Goals Unlocked!
Been a little slower day, but I get it. Family day, work around the house, all of that (hey, it's what I was doing), and let's face it... Game of... Read more
See You on The Beach and Hot Rounds Turntable Videos
We are less than $1000 from reaching the $15K goal, unlocking the Giclee canvas print add-ons, and free tabletop photo background for backers with "Three Pack" and above.... Read more
Oops, screwed up.
The next Stretch goal gets you a free A3 background with "The Three Pack" and above, the size upgrade come down the road. Sorry for the confusion on that, guess... Read more
Just about to unlock signed Canvas prints
Been a good day, thanks. We're just over $1,000 from opening up the next level. We'll be upgrading the size of the Photo Backgrounds that you'll get with "The Three... Read more
We're unlocking Something a Little Early
Thanks to our 143 backers (and counting) we just did an early unlock and added a pledge level. It's the Mini 6-Pack, a pledge that allows you to get all... Read more
3 More Models Unlocked!
Well that didn't take long, went out to do some yard work and BOOM!
Now unlocked are See You on the Beach, Tiger Tank Girl, and Green Beret. I'll be able... Read more
So close to unlocking 3 more ladies
Didn't get a lot of sleep last night, just got up and we are less than $500 from unlocking the next 3 models See You on the Beach, Tiger Tank... Read more
Next goal achieved! Thank you!
Everybody at "The Twin pack" or above will get a free Bawidamann mousepad. You'll be able to choose which one you'd like when the campaign wraps up and we send... Read more
So close to the next goal and Avatars!
We are getting close to our next goal and only about 3K from unlocking the next group of models: Tiger Tank Girl, Green Beret, and See You on the Beach!... Read more
3 Models unlocked by reaching the funding goal
Thanks again to all of you! Reaching the funding goal unlocked Dive Girl, Zombie Hunter, and Hot Rounds.
Next up at 10K we give "The Twin Pack" pack and up... Read more
Funded in 8 1/2 hours
As Daemonspawn just said in the comments " Boom, funded"
We're glad so many of you are as excited about this project as we are, got a big grin on... Read more