And that's a wrap!
I've shipped out all the remaining orders this morning. Everyone should have their parcel within the next week, which will be two years since the project started. I shall... Read more
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We got the new franking machine today and printed off a further £390 in labels. I'll get them to the depot first thing on Monday.
Sadly this has... Read more
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The first 75 parcels have been posted - these are all the orders for 1x book only. The orders for 1x book + 1x magazine will be going out soon. ... Read more
I've packaged up all the outstanding orders and am ready to take them to the courier for franking. All orders will be shipped in thick carded wrap-around sleeves.
I'm going... Read more
Can anybody expecting their BFTB book order who has changed their address in the last six months please contact me?
Please do not BFTB, Facebook, or Kickstarter message me, please... Read more
The eagle has landed!
I finally have the books! I'll get to packaging them up and shipping them out ASAP
Sadly 28 of the books were damaged in transit, 16 are scuffed up... Read more
It has come to my attention that some of the guidebooks have arrived damaged. If you are unhappy with the quality of your order, please e-mail me at email@example.com with... Read more
A quick update
All the parcels have now been packaged up. Rising Sun have arranged for courier collection. As soon as I have them I will e-mail each customer their tracking... Read more
Kickstart your engines!
Hey everybody, the books have been colllected!! There was an issue with extra customs fees, which culminated in the books being kept for the weekend, generating storage fees... Read more
This is a just a quick update to say that we are almost there! Our cargo ship docked in Los Angeles on the 10th of August and the... Read more
Sorry for the (latest) delays, I'll give you a full account in just a sec - the good news is that the books have been printed and are... Read more
It's here! The proof copy has finally arrived! One day I'll post my memoirs of dealing with small publishers, but for now, I'm just going to breathe a huge sigh... Read more
The light at the end of the tunnel is here! Tomorrow at midnght GMT I shall close up shop and get the ball rolling with the printers. As... Read more
Just a quick reminder that we will be going to print in two weeks. If you fancied ordering a second copy, or a copy of the 30th Anniversary... Read more
OK, I'm done!
Leonardo Da Vinci once said "art is never finished, merely abandoned" which just goes to show what a quitter he was. I've prepared a proof copy for... Read more
A few last-minute requests
I'm ploughing through the book, there are now 135 finished pages :)
Does anybody out there have any of these fanclub pieces, please? I could really do with some better... Read more
Well, I've just spent the weekend hacking away at the vehicle dioramas - all that's left to do now are the ten Z Force vehicles. I'm waiting on... Read more
A quick update - and a request
Well, the scanning session didn't go as smoothly as I had hoped, my trusty A3 scanner (of BFTB fame) decided to give out :( I got the job done -... Read more
That's the Red Shadows and Terror Gang figures all done :)
I redid pages 002-023 as well - mostly cosmetic but it's a... Read more
All of the photographs have now been edited! The guide book will officially feature over 1600 brand new HD photographs. A huge thanks to all of our volunteer editors, this... Read more
Hi everyone - another shout out - does anyone out there have any of these pencil toppers, please? As you can see some of my images are pretty ropey. I'm... Read more
Just a quickie, we managed to finish all of the photos on Saturday! As soon as they are edited we should be able to go to print. I still need... Read more
A small setback
Hi everyone, unfortunately I was unable to do the last photo session today. We're hoping to meet up one night in the week to try and claw it back, but... Read more
And that's the variant info done! It looks like the smallest screenshot of them all, this one was by far and beyond the most work. A huge thanks again to... Read more
Hiya, I'm ploughing through the templates, really happy with how everything is coming together! :)
I'm working my way through the accessories folder and... Read more
Hey everyone, time for a few WIP screenshots!
Things are progressing nicely, we had the final photo shoot for the loose toys on Saturday. There's just the base playsets and... Read more
Happy New Year!
Happy New Year, everybody!
Good news! I've managed to source practically all of the missing German variant pictures we need for the guide book!
Not only that, but our resident... Read more
Photoshop help needed
Hey guys, I still need help editing the hundreds of photos for the book. If anybody has a few hours a week spare and a rudimentary knowledge of photoshop, please... Read more
Hi everyone, apologies for the quiet, it's been stressful.
A few months ago Rebellion Publishing bought the entire Egmont Fleetway back-catalogue, including the Battle Action Force comics. They have asked... Read more
Great news everyone! I have managed to raise the £120 for the MOC and MIB photoshoot. The more I considered using the book sales to cover the photographer costs and... Read more
Apologies for the lack of an update at the beginning of the month - I have been very busy despite a horrid bug. Sadly I have been forced... Read more
I've had a response to my request for Photoshop help, and have knocked up a quick tutorial - I thought I might as well share it here to... Read more
A small update
Hi folks, not really a book update as such - but I have just received a replacement motherboard and processor for my damaged one. Touch wood I shall be up... Read more
Hey everyone - just a quick update to keep you all up to speed,
Today I had another Action Force photoshoot for the book, and managed to complete the Cobra... Read more
I'm not sure how to start, whether to thank everyone for supporting the project or to apologise for the delays - I'm afraid one of the pitfalls of... Read more
We've done it! We've hit our Kickstarter target!! And is less than half our allocated window!!! A resounding result, thank you all so very much for believing in the project.... Read more