EU Shipping Has Begun!
Backers! We've just received word from our German Hub that shipping has begun.
Tracking Numbers are currently being generated, so expect to see those shortly!
According to our... Read more
Australia Shipping Update
We have a quick Update for our Australian supporters: We've received word from our Australian shipping hub that they completed shipping out Rivet Wars late-day yesterday.
Unfortunately, while... Read more
Rivet Wars: EU Shipping Update
Backers! We've finally received news on the status of our EU Shipments. According to our contact at the German Shipping Hub, the container has arrived and the facility has begun... Read more
Rivet War: Shipping Update
Greetings Rivet Wars Backers!
Good news, everybody! We are pleased to announce that Rivet Wars is estimated to arrive to the Australian shipping hub on October 20. Within the... Read more
Rivet Wars: Shipping Update!
Greetings Rivet Wars Backers!
Good news, everybody! We are pleased to announce that Rivet Wars is estimated to arrive to the Australian shipping hub on October 20. Within the week... Read more
Canadian Shipping Update
Alright Backers, we're received information from out Canadian Distribution Partner:
1. Canadian shipping has begun. If you haven't received a Tracking Number yet then you will in the coming days.... Read more
Rivet Wars Gameplay Video With Ted Terranova!
Hey guys! We sat down with Ted a while back and he decided he wanted to throw down for SUPREME ULTIMATE CONTROL OF THE WORLD! (Psst... We couldn't bring ourselves... Read more
Shipping Update (9/22/14)
Backers! We have a shipping update for you.
Shipping is DONE. If you have not received a Tracking Number or your product yet please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and... Read more
REPORT FOR DEPLOYMENT!!
Riveteers! Mr. Black here, and I've got a shipping update for you!
US and RoW Backers! Wave 2 Fulfillment has begun- so expect to start receiving your packages very soon!... Read more
Mr. Black here, dear backers, and we're freshly returned from GenCon!
As you know from the last update, Wave 2 is being prepped and moving along accordingly, and while our... Read more
The eagle has landed!
The eagle has landed! I repeat, the eagle has landed! The containers just arrived at the U.S. warehouse with the products for the second and final wave... Read more
Shipping Update (7-23-14)
Hello backers! Mr. Black here, and I'm here today to bring you some updates regarding shipping.
So as stated in the last update, the vessel with the US Wave 2... Read more
Production Update and Parman's Pointers!
Been a while, hasn’t it? Don’t think we’ve forgotten about you! We’ve been busy at work getting everything prepped and moving along the pipeline, including some fun stuff from... Read more
Production completes! Shipping Wave 2 Soon! Update Your Address Now If Needed!
We're happy to announce that the final part of production has completed! Now the factory is packaging the final set of goods and very soon everything will be... Read more
Production Full steam ahead!
We just received the final correspondence from the factory in regards to production approval.
First, the issues with the 3 planes that we pointed out last time has... Read more
Rivet Wars Update – Planes, Tanks, and Automobiles!
We have two video updates for you guys today! The first video we have for you will walk you guys through the final production models and packaging for... Read more
Massive Production Update!
We finally received the first production sample from the factory for the remainder of the miniatures. We would like to share some pictures with you, starting with the... Read more
Production Update! Rivet Wars Painting Contest now up on CoolMiniOrNot!
Riveteers! We have some good news from the factory. They were able to work out the design for the flight stands with minimal changes to the original model. Here are pics... Read more
Rivet Wars Scenario Editor!
Production is moving along steadily, as soon as we have something concrete from the factory, we will post a production update. However, we are excited to announce that we... Read more
Wave 2 Production Update
Riveteers! We finally received an update from the factory and would like to share that with you.
The good news is Chinese New Year holiday is finally over and production... Read more
Big Battle! Ted Game Play, Print Quality Art Book! And an Update!
Hey Rivet Wars fans and backers, we have a load of cool stuff for you today! First up we have a 3 part video of Ted and his design partner... Read more
Wave 1: Complete! Wave 2: Updates Coming!
Rivet Wars backers! We’re very happy to announce that we have completed shipping out wave 1 to all of our backers! If you haven’t received a tracking number from us... Read more
APAC Shipping Update!
The time has arrived Asian Pacific backers! As we suspected all of your packages went out yesterday! We uploaded all of the tracking numbers first thing this morning. So you... Read more
EU and APAC Shipping Updates!
EU backers, we’re excited to announce that as of today all of wave 1 has been shipped from our EU shipping partners! We received tracking numbers early today and have... Read more
2-4 Player Battle!
Hi guys. I wanted to post the first of many scenarios we hope to release on-line. Many of you have been asking for larger maps for 3 or 4 players.... Read more
Another EU and APAC Update!
We were informed today that almost all of our EU backers’ boxes were shipped out by our shipping partners! Since we’re using a logistics company to put packages into deliver,... Read more
We have great news for all of our EU backers! We were informed that the container of Rivet Wars was released by customs, and has already been received at our... Read more
EU Shipping Update
EU backers, we’ve finally gotten an update from our shipping partners in Germany. Our partners have yet to receive the games at their warehouse. The games have arrived in Germany... Read more
Shipping Update and Odds and Ends
As we mentioned last week, The USA warehouse has finished shipping Rivet Wars to the countries it was responsible for. Tracking numbers were delivered as late as Sunday night for... Read more
Rivet Wars Wave 1 America Complete, RoW Update!
Rivet Wars backers, we are very, very happy to announce that as of end of business today we have completed shipping for Rivet Wars wave 1 from our American warehouse.... Read more
Shipping Progress Update!
Hey Rivet Wars backers, we have really great news! All international orders that where shipping from the USA warehouse have been delivered to USPS and you should be receiving your... Read more
Quick Update Before the New Year!
First we have good news for the E.U. backers. The forwarder already picked up the Kickstarter shipment flying to Germany on Dec 28th. Again, this is being air shipped so... Read more
Rivet Wars: SHIPPING NOW!
I’m very pleased to announce that Rivet Wars has arrived in our warehouse here in America! Rivet Wars arrived on Saturday and knowing how important it is to deliver to... Read more
Rivet Wars Game Play!
Hey Rivet Wars fans and backers! I’m excited to bring you all an extended look at a full game of Rivet Wars! This video will give you an idea of... Read more
Shipping Update and How Plugs Play!
Hey guys, I am sure everyone is anxious to get their copy of Rivet Wars. The good news is that all the KS copies of Rivet Wars have arrived in... Read more
Quick Update Before Shipping!
Hey guys, I just wanted to give a quick update on the status of Rivet Wars and the resolution of the final production wrinkles. First and foremost the copy of... Read more
Rivet Wars unboxing, free elites and wave 2 video!
As per our last update, production on the core box set completed as planned on November 15th. In fact we received the first production box at the office just before... Read more
Confirm your address before November 5th
We have 161 backers that have yet to confirm their address with us - as we are gearing up to begin kitting packing games on November 16th, please login here... Read more
Rivet Wars production and fulfilment update
Sorry for the wait as we get our ducks in a row, here's the current fulfillment plan and schedule.
As you can see from the turntable, the models are... Read more
Rivet Wars comic!
Here's a link to the comic, chock full of two fisted excitement!
Factory visit and prototype assembled units!
The core game is well under way, and the assembled units are looking very fine indeed.
The damage markers are specced so that if you pick up the model and... Read more
Ted put together this great video giving you a fly-through of the great Rivet Wars diorama!
Rivet Wars at Gencon
Ted was with us at Gencon demoing Rivet Wars all week.
People were blown away by how much fun the game is, and how awesome the models look "in the... Read more
Rivet Wars production update
We've just completed a thorough review of the project and there are a couple of things we needed to adjust:
1. The plastic terrain won't fit in the core box... Read more
Here are some of the exciting things that have been going on with Rivet Wars.
Take a look at a flip through preview of the art book. This proof is... Read more
Pledge Manager 500 error - fixed (we believe)
We've fixed the bug so all should be well, please login and confirm your pledges if you have not already done so. Sorry for the hiccup and confusion!
Pledge manager 500 error - we're on it
We're aware there's a bug for those of you trying to confirm your pledges last week and this week, and we're looking into it. We'll update here when it's been... Read more
Rivet Wars pledge manager now out
The Rivet Wars pledge manager links have gone out via email, and you should have received the email at one of these two addresses:
1. The email address you gave... Read more
Final batch of models off for tooling!
We've just sent off the final set of models for the first shipment, here they are all together for a group shot!
Kickstarter survey sent
We just need two pieces of info from you, a good email address to get a hold of you at (might be different from your Kickstarter email) and how many... Read more
Surveys not out - keep calm and carry on
We're going to be doing a something a little different on Rivet Wars since we have some time before having to lock down final production numbers.
We will send out... Read more
Dice tower you say?
We got together with our friends over at Tectonic Craft Studios to get an awesome dice tower designed and made. Dan makes some of the best looking laser... Read more
We want to thank you for all your support to make Rivet Wars a reality. Since the campaign has concluded, please continue your conversation at the CMON dedicated forum:
http://www.coolminiornot.com/forums/forumdisplay.php?68-Rivet-Wars ... Read more
The fight has just begun! See you in September!
Thank you all for funding Rivet Wars! It's pretty incredible that an alt-universe WWI cute RTS inspired miniatures boardgame could come to life after so many years of work... Read more
Heavy Metal incoming!
With 9 hours to go, and because you really twisted our arms here, here's two units developed during the Kickstarter brought forward from next year's expansion!
These Super Heavies come... Read more
Wait.. what's that rumbling sound??? $500k baby!
Man, those things really look heavy. Perhaps even Super Heavy?
Are we done with the Rivet Campaign? Apparently not. Stay tuned!
Once more over the top gentlemen....
Our souse of an artist is still in his pajamas but we can't wait!
Here are four (yes count em... FOUR) additional Kickstarter Exclusive heroes that we'll throw into the Blitz at ... Read more
The end is near!
But not for the Great War on Rivet....
As we blast through these last stretch goals, we thought we'd signpost a few more....
Get double the Turret fun for $10... Read more
Hit the deck boys! We're coming in hot!
Wow! Less than 48 hours to go and it looks like these air units are really something all you Riveters are keen on!
We've unlocked both Baron von Rivethoffen and... Read more
The Battle of Brighton!
Looks like things are accelerating as we head into the final 48 hour stretch. Of course, Baron Rivethoffen can't have it all his own way....
Reme began his... Read more
Alternate Infantry now available
OK now these units were completely born on Kickstarter because you asked for them!
Drop in alternates for normal Infantry, they're themed to match Baron Munchen and Lt McCleod who've... Read more
Paint your Rivet 2! Time for Blight!
And James comes through again with a great Blight Rivet tutorial. So again, if you have an hour to sit with James, he'll teach you how to paint the... Read more
Moar stretches please!
We seem to be knocking these down quite quickly, so in the spirit of things here's some more stretches!
If we hit this stretch, we'll tool these nifty damage markers... Read more
Come see Rivet Wars at Templecon!
If you're going to be at Templecon, drag your friends along and drop by and say hi!
It's on from the 1st to 3rd of February in Warwick, RI and... Read more
We DO need another hero!
... or heroes!
And this rounds out our list of canon heroes from the expansion!
Lt. Edwina Brasseldun
Lt. Edwina Brasseldun, or the groundhog as her friends call her, is... Read more
#7 on the top 10 funded board games list from BGG
Yea baby! and we are not even done yet!
This is To... Turret Defense!
So, how do these bad boys work? Right now, if the scenario allows they are set up in advance in No Man's Land, and require infantry to come up to... Read more
It's the flyboys!
Here's a quick mockup of how the proposed air expansion will look on the board. Obviously the stands are just design mocks at the moment but I think you all... Read more
How to paint your Rivet!
James Wappel has done a great video on how to paint your Rivets to his high standards. If you've got an hour to sit with Jim, you'll enjoy this... Read more
Kit inspection redux!
Now with corrected graphics (too many plugs, and wrong price on Tilepack Omega).
Once again, for optional stuff, just click "Manage Pledge" from the Kickstarter project page, add the appropriate... Read more
It's been a long war... and we seemed to have picked up a lot of souvenirs on the way. Here's some new graphics to clear everything up!
And, if you... Read more
Reveille! Get your socks on!
We finally managed to pour our graphics guy out of bed, so here's something to ponder on your lazy Sunday afternoon....
Waterslide transfers, just like you remembered as a kid!... Read more
The Doomwheel is added to the M7 Boss 2 pack!
The Blitzkrieg campaign - a series of interconnecting scenarios that will use all the heroes and models unlocked in the... Read more
This isn't science.... this is SUPER SCIENCE! Atomic Robo falls into Rivet!
If you're a comic book fan, you may have read Atomic Robo. Created by Brian Clevinger and Scott Wegener, Atomic Robo was built by Nikolai Tesla, is 80 years... Read more
Rosie gets in the fight! Next up..... B.O.S.S. and Doomwheels!
Our favorite war heroine is now added to every Blitzkrieg pledge! She'll fix any tank right up!
So after a nice freebie, how about showing a little love for... Read more
State of the war..... Blitzkrieg up till now.
Additional items included in Blitzkrieg
- 1 Game ($100 value)
- 1 Lithograph ($5 value)
- The Vet and plug ($15 value) - Kickstarter/Convention only
- R100 and plug ($15 value) - Kickstarter/Convention... Read more
Rosie the Riveter, and what's this? A battle plan?
Rosie the Riveter
Growing up Rosie loved to help her dad and brothers at the family repair shop fixing cars, adjusting clockwork calculators and adjusting boilers. She was just born... Read more
Sneak peek ahead....
As we wait for the Blight doggies to arrive, let's take a look a little at what's in store.
It's an all out artillery slap fight! Get 4 more vehicles... Read more
Don't send me out there Sarge!
It's No Man's Land out there.... and we're about to make it more horrible, together! Muahahahaha!
Where are the wire cutters when you need em? Core box upgrade if we... Read more
Top Secret Workshop pictures
The $20 Vertical Tank and Landkrieger optional purchase gets you 2 each of these bad boys. And now they're going to come with the ability to use plugs! The... Read more
Halfway through... and boy is Blitzkrieg a huge bundle!
To all of you backers, you've been great! Just a quick recap, as you can see Blitzkrieg is getting ludicrous.
We've got more lined up, so stay tuned while we... Read more
Anatomy of a Rivet - Stats explained
Kevin gives a brief overview of the various stats in Rivet Wars. Go Titan Armor!*
*There is currently no Titan armor in the game (yet), before you ask.
Time to stomp some Tommies!
We will crush them for the glory of the Blightun Empire!
2 x Landskriegers free when you purchase the M3 Vertical tanks!
Wow, things have gotten a little vehicle heavy... Read more
You're off to the front, soldier!
It looks things are heating up on the front! Get 24 additional infantrymen with your Blitzkrieg pledge!
Of course, dwelling on your minds, what's up next? How about....
General... Read more
Infantry rush! Sometimes the boys need a few... specalists...
Since the double infantry stretch is fast approaching.... how's about some different tactical options?
The rocket bikes are down and the blight are coming strong with a charge of... Read more
Hero Plugs unlocked and Rivet Wars... expands!
Every Special Edition figure gets a plug version free! Includes both those available in the Mark your Targets and Blitzkrieg level pledges and optional items.
So... how about some... Read more
News from the front!
The Allied and Blightun generals are now unlocked!
By popular request - here's a guide to the Blitz...
He is in CHARGE!
So handsome. So commanding. So in charge.... shivers...
Every Blitzkrieg pledge receives the man!
Also, Bring Your A Game has just posted a great interview, which you can read... Read more
A letter from the trenches.... Day 6
The fighting is fierce.... we hit two objectives today, one after the other.
The angular death cubes will come in handy, and although you're the prettiest girl I... Read more
Shhh... it's a secret...
How about two super secret characters for Blitzkreig?
At a young age babygirl demonstrated amazing powers of concentration and mental toughness. For this reason she was brought into the... Read more
Medic! He's exploded into plastic counters!
Medic! Instead of paper chits we'll have nifty little damage counters upgrading every game!
On to the next goal!
Rivet Wars Gameplay video
Here's a quick something we threw together to show an entire game, which takes about 45 minutes for this simple scenario. Please note that the card designs used here aren't... Read more
Digging in - day 1 down
Slightly over a day down and it looks like we've managed to hit all our initially planned stretch goals thanks to all our backers!
So .... what's next?
Medic! Instead... Read more
We're really Blitzing!
Wow, the core upgrades are really being knocked out and we're fast approaching our first Blitzkrieg level stretch goal, and that's a nice one with extra tanks!
If we hit... Read more
Ted is gonna be happy I can tell you that - funded in an hour, thank you all so much!
Time to get those sweet Bunkers and Capture Points!
Also,... Read more