Single Player Beta Rules Released!
Hello Sedition Wars backers!
We have exciting news for you all today! After much anticipation and loads of closed beta testing, Studio McVey has released the open beta solo play... Read more
Quarantine Campaign Released!
Now that all the wave two miniatures have been delivered (some of which feature here), we're really happy to bring you the Quarantine Campaign. This six part adventure takes you... Read more
Missing shipments from EU warehouse - out tomorrow
For those of you who got in touch with us on this matter yesterday, sorry for the delay, there was an oversight at the EU warehouse and some packages were... Read more
Wave 2 shipping complete
We've completed shipping from both USA and EU warehouses for wave 2, and are shipping replacement parts or short shipped items now. If you should have received wave 2 but... Read more
USA & Rest of world shipping complete Wednesday - EU shipping soon after
We've been informed by our warehouse that the USA shipping will be complete Wednesday, and EU shipping will also be done soon after. We'll update again once we receive word... Read more
For those of you in the UK that received UPS tracking info that isn't live, this was due to mailing labels being printed too far in advance of actual pick... Read more
Shipping update - still packing and shipping
Just a quick update, in the US warehouse we are packing and shipping - there will be no pickups by USPS or Fedex on Monday due to the public holiday... Read more
Shipping update - hiccup cured
We got the extra decks in earlier than expected in the warehouse today, and Battlefoam UK will have them on Monday (barring any issues with UK customs, which we don't... Read more
Shipping update - hiccup
We packed several reward boxes without the deck of cards for the new models included in the Biohazard pack and options, and just caught it in the warehouse. Due to... Read more
Packing update 2 - shipping begins
We've got the Biohazard stuff kitted out, and have started shipping. Tracking info will appear via email from Tuesday when we have a chance to batch upload, and probably every... Read more
We're just about done kitting all the free wave 2 figures into blisters, and should begin packing your packages shortly - Battlefoam is also doing the same but they have... Read more
Back from Gencon and gearing up to ship
We're back from Gencon, have all the wave 2 packing slips printed and are taking pictures of the contents now to share with Battlefoam to minimize errors on shipping since... Read more
2nd wave arrives / is arriving
We're all on hands on deck at Gencon at the moment but just before we left we got the 2nd wave figs (less Terrain Pack, it's on another shipment) into... Read more
We've got the extra and optional figs in the air to our distribution centers, with the terrain packs to follow shortly in a separate shipment. Once they get into the... Read more
Pledge Manager add ons retry
The unlock button should now appear for everyone if you log into the pledge manager:
Now, if you're wondering what this is all about, please see updates 93, 94... Read more
Pledge Manager add ons
Edit: This was accidentally taken off "live", it'll be as soon as the programmers fix it.
As some of you may have noticed, we added the feature to add the... Read more
1080p download now available via BitTorrent
First, you don't need to download anything if you don't want to, the 720p HD resolution video will be sent to you on DVD with wave 2.
If you... Read more
Wave 2 production update #4 - Pics!
Here are the pics of some of the models hot off the presses. Note that they've had minimal cleanup, need to be primed (to get rid of the glossiness that... Read more
Painting DVD - now on Youtube
While we send this off for pressing, here's the Painting DVD in 720p quality up on Youtube for your viewing pleasure and immediate use. This is a playlist of 7... Read more
Wave 2 production update #3 - tentative dates
We've got very tentative date on wave 2. All the cards are printed and ready. Each Biohazard backer will receive a plain box with the Biohazard rewards within, as well... Read more
Painting DVD update
The footage for this is now being compressed from 18 gigs to something more manageable, and will be delivered in HD 720p on data DVDs in mp4 format. Most modern... Read more
Wave 2 production update
edit: forgot the baby drones!
double edit: Resin Karas for EU shipments!
We're waiting on a firm production update for the completion for wave 2 figures including the Terrain Pack... Read more
Sneak peek #2 of Terrain Pack!
Here's a pic of the actual contents of the Terrain Pack (with a lick of paint). We'll have a production update shortly.
Rules update redux - updated cards
Based on all your feedback today, we've taken the decision together with CMoN to send all our backers the updated cards together with the wave 2 shipments; this will save... Read more
Rules update and painted fig images from Golem!
It's been four months since the release of Sedition Wars through Kickstarter, and in that time it has been played by thousands of people and the system tested to the... Read more
Wave 2 update - eta June/July
Hi, Mike here. I know you are all eager to get the wave two miniatures, so I thought I'd post an official update on them.
As you have no doubt realised,... Read more
Sedition Wars map editor now available!
We’re delighted to release the Sedition Wars version of the fantastic bgmapeditor software created by MZI.
Windows - Includes everything you need preinstalled.
Map pack - Just the maps, if you... Read more
Lights Out Campaign released!
Right now, with the game in peoples hands, we've found ourselves answering an onslaught of forum posts, fielding questions for our FAQ, and running polishing passes for the remainder of... Read more
Terrain pack renders - wave 2 progress. Reminder: Wave 1 Shipping Complete
Here's some pics of the upcoming Terrain Pack - everything for wave 2 is in tooling at the moment and we'll have an update on the expected ship date on... Read more
Shipping report on the EU
A quick update on the EU shipping.
Only Germany, Sweden and Spain are left to ship out which should all be done by Tuesday. Anyone who confirmed late... Read more
Status report, star date, today
I am not sure where people got the idea that we were not going to replace damaged or bad components. That just seems like madness to me. If you have... Read more
Shipping status update and info about the boards
Hello all, here is a quick report on where we are at with fulfillment and a word on the game boards.
The game boards.
Some people have mentioned their boards... Read more
Here is a lovely picture of the contents of the biohazard pack. It has come to our attention that many have also gotten a extra reaver body and... Read more
Rest of world (not EU, not USA) - not forgotten!
Super quick update here, but yes the rest of the world stuff shipped from the USA should be getting USPS Priority Mail tracking numbers soon. If you logged in to... Read more
Mike assembles the Grendlr... and shows you how
I thought I would skip ahead a little on the assembly and have a look at The Grendlr, as some questions have been raised about the fit between... Read more
Mea Culpa - EU backers, sorry for incorrect shipping news
I just got off the phone with the UK guys, and apparently we don' t speak the same version of English.
With the confusion over Karas, plus the custom containers... Read more
If your multi-part Strain don't fit well, here's what to do
The hard PVC used for these models (same manufacturer as Privateer Press / Warmachine) can warp with extreme heat and cold and stay in that shape. This may happen when... Read more
Wild unboxing and assembly!
Matthew shared this great thread on CoolMiniOrNot in the comments section, he's actually almost finished his assembly (the git).
Here's one pic of the several he posted.
He's availing... Read more
In space, no one can hear you... assemble?
Now that Sedition Wars boxes are appearing in the wild, team McVey has put together assembly guides for the figures. You'll only need to put them together once, but... Read more
Alternate Kara stat card
Now that shipping is underway, here's a link to alternate Kara's stat card, the resin version included in Biohazard and above pledges.
That's a high res version suitable for... Read more
Shipping update US/UK
US - 1500 boxes out the door as of time of writing. 1700 boxes still in various stages of process (some on trailer, some being packed etc).
UK - 1200... Read more
UK containers unloaded!
So looks like both the USA and the UK warehouses are in a race to ship out this week (and possibly into next week). UK has less to ship, but... Read more
The more eagle-eyed amongst you will have noticed a slight anomaly (mistake!) in the KD: Monster update I just sent out. Sorry!
Here's how it should have looked
Back to the Stone Age
I'm sure most of you will be more than aware of the amazing Kingdom Death: Monster Kickstarter campaign, It's been an incredible success for Adam and his team - and... Read more
USA containers are here!
We're sorting out the shipping assembly line now, and will have batch uploads of tracking info starting next Tuesday and expect to have all USA and rest of the world... Read more
Shipping non-update: Proceeding as planned
It appears it'll bring holiday cheer to some of you to know that there hasn't been any change from our previous update. We still expect to receive containers for Europe... Read more
Mini shipping update - containers confirmed
Just thought you'd like to know that we've just received all the Sedition Wars base games in the USA and are waiting on the container of the Biohazard packs to... Read more
Unboxing video and shipping update - on a boat!
First, the bad(ish) news. Everything is in containers but only slated to arrive mid December in the USA and and end December in Europe (they left at the same time).... Read more
Hi everyone! Here’s a production update (at last).
We’ve hit a bit of a snag – all 6000 Sedition Wars boxed games for Kickstarter are ready, but the extra Biohazard... Read more
Morgan and Ramirez sculpts!
As we put the finishing touches on the first wave of stuff, have a gander at the extras that are in sculpting to ship in wave 2! Morgan in his... Read more
Check out "Iron" Lilly and Bonecrab sculpts!
Pledge Manager email links going out!
Ok, took a little longer than anticipated in order to integrate it properly with the existing Zombicide project, but emails are going out now with your CoolMiniOrNot Kickstarter Pledge Manager... Read more
Interlude.... CKPM emails NOT out yet
In order to address the numerous queries as efficiently as possible, here's a short announcement:
The CKPM isn't out yet, it's currently being beta tested now for SW:BfA and... Read more
Test shots of Battle for Alabaster!
Better late than never;)
Here's a couple of pics of the first test shots of the plastics. Mold lines have to be refined etc. so you're really seeing... Read more
Surveys are out! Errata on THI pricing and more.
This is a general announcement.
There was a mistake in the survey with the THI suits erroneously listed at $10 rather than $15 (which is the correct pricing).
The survey... Read more
Timelines and housekeeping
Here's a little summary of how and when we're going to get info from you regarding your pledges.
Day 0 (June 30th) - Kickstarter ends
Day 7 - All pledges... Read more
Amazon payment issues - Don't panic!
From experience, sometimes a perfectly good card will fail, usually because your bank or credit card issuer flags the transaction for review. Kickstarter will keep trying your payment method for... Read more
Thank you Backers one and all!
What a ride!
The last month has been one of the craziest of my whole life. 37 days ago I was nervous that we were going to end up looking... Read more
We're #1! Most funded Boardgame on Kickstarter!
This. Is. Unbelievable.
Right down to the wire ... A nailbiter ending to a great project from Studio Mcvey! Sedition Wars is now the most funded Boardgame ever on Kickstarter!
Every... Read more
That's an ogre of a man!
"Bulkhead doors, airlocks, and walls can slow the progress of a tactical breach. Trained to use Exo-armor in tight conditions, Barker's Aphid industrial power-frame is perfect in the cramped conditions... Read more
You are the champions!
Wow this last stretch was completely blown away!
Every Biohazard set gets Gnosis armored Kara free! Ships March 2013, unpainted and unassembled.
zzzt... please standby....
Kara... SMASH! Final stretch!
First off, Morgan Vade gets his bio containment suit and nifty sterilizers!
Every Biohazard set gets Morgan Vade in his suit free! Ships March 2013, uassembled and unpainted.
And now,... Read more
This is getting crazy....
Wow! This is really incredible, thank you everyone!
Every Biohazard set gets the battle damaged version of this deadly cyborg! Ships March 2013, unpainted and unassembled.
So.. if Akosha is... Read more
First of, there's no way we can squeeze those big boards into our bags :(. It's physically impossible with our existing technology. If this is an issue for you be... Read more
Iron Lily arrives! Akosha disapproves....
Every Biohazard set gets Iron Lily! She may be a little squishy without her THI carapace though... (hint hint).
Vanguard forward operators often find themselves adapting to "close encounters." Akosha... Read more
Just a quick shot, you get 4 trays cut specifically for Sedition Wars, one extra pluck tray, and a few spacers/toppers. We'll get the dimensions of the pockets etc shortly.... Read more
Final stretches away! No really....
So these bad boys normally sell for $25 in their metal version, and come with one set of arms. Get them now for $15 each with Flamer and Pulse Cannon... Read more
Keegan Kor is coming for you....
Mentions in the media and such
While we're waiting for Keegan to arrive, here are some interesting articles for you.
Frontline Gamer has a great summary of the campaign here, although it's out of date (published... Read more
Updated Loadouts of everything!
Confused? Exhausted? So am I! Here's a handy summary:
For optional items, please increase your pledge accordingly by the appropriate amount, and we'll send you a survey after the Kickstarter... Read more
You've got a funny name fella....
And so... the end is near. We therefore present you the violent, dangerous, mysterious, Keegan Kor! If we hit this stretch every Biohazard set will have Keegan lurking within!... Read more
Calamity crew reporting in!
Complete the crew of the Calamity! Phoenix and Delta join the Cap in his (mis)-adventures on Alabaster Station! They'll ship the same time as the Captain and XO and are ... Read more
You've got crabs!
Not bad news I think?
Every Biohazard set gets 6 of these skittering horrors! Ships in March 2013, unpainted and unassembled. And yes, there are rules for these things....... Read more
Sexy nanovirus? She may have crabs though....
Another stretch goal smashed!
Every copy of Dr Hexen will ship with her evolved version free! Ships together with Dr Hexen in March 2013.
Let's see what else is... Read more
Sextuplets! Baby drones incoming!
Congratulations to everybody! Less than 24 hours and this stretch goal has birthed 6 drones! That's pretty awesome.
The large AI Drone actually carries quite a large load out... Read more
Hurley has babies!
For all you AI Drone lovers out there, you should get a huge kick out of this one.
The large AI Drone actually carries quite a large load out of... Read more
$390k stretch down! What's next?
It looks like Ramirez didn't quite detonate that grenade in time. Get a free Strain version of Ramirez with every Ramirez! Ships together with... Read more
Two places at once!
Cthonian Assault Drone unlocked!
Every Biohazard set will get another Cthonian model free, as well as a stats card to play the model as a Construct Assault Drone, slaved... Read more
She just needs to know where they are...
You rang for more characters?
Sergeant Ramirezis as tough as they come, and an ace with the Reaver support weapon! Laying down accurate and thunderous suppressing fire is a... Read more
I'm confused Lieutenant! How much ammo should I bring again?
This Kickstarter is now huge (and confusing). If you've just joined us, here's a handy guide of what we recommend, and the optional extras. All models are unpainted and require... Read more
"I'm lost Lieutenant! Someone come get me!"
Reminder, you don't need this to play the game, but since some of you asked for it....
An extra set of every tile in the game. Since they are double... Read more
More free stuff? Send the Cthonian... maybe that'll quiet em...
The Cthonian is such a cool model... but he's (it's?) a character right? You can only field one of him (it) right?
Every Biohazard set will get another Cthonian model free, as... Read more
You don't look too good Niven....
Opticamo characters mini-update
Just got a shot of these guys, and yes Barker is in there too. The Lights Out Pack and the Opticamo Pack both get these guys.
Also a shout out... Read more
Paging Mr Banks. We seem to have a leak in one of the vents....
What happens when an unstable conscript maintenance engineer has to cut his way into Alabaster station because someone forgot to leave an airlock open?
"Killed in action while fighting Firebrand... Read more
We're touched... and so are you! Grendlr unlocked!
Hide! Every Biohazard set gets a sweet additional Grendlr, tentacles and all! Personally I think this is one of the most horrific sculpts in the game, and it can't hurt... Read more
Designer's Notes - Take 2
Mike posted this over on the Studio McVey blog earlier today (larger pictures there), so we thought we would share it here.
------------------------------I published a short blog on... Read more
Reach out and touch some Vanguard...
Grendlr would like to join in the fun!
If we hit this stretch, every Biohazard setgets a sweet additional Grendlr, tentacles and all! Personally I think this is one... Read more
Hurley deploys another drone!
Deployed! The ever popular AI Drone gets a buddy! Every Biohazard set gets another Drone! Infect this nanofools! Comes unassembled and... Read more
Sculpting the Grendlr
Mike posted this over on the Studio McVey blog (where there are larger pictures) - but we thought we would share it here too - enjoy!
One of the... Read more
Time for that manicure.... Painting DVD unlocked!
The normally shy Ali McVey has been emboldened to display her hands to the world! And her painting techniques, of course....
Done! Mike and Ali will put together a short... Read more
Be vewwy vewwy quiet... we're hunting pesky Vanguard!
This didn't take long at all!
Achieved! Every Lights Out campaign pack gets an additional glow in the dark Scythe Witch and Brimstone and a Opticamo Kara and the rest... Read more
Don't know how to paint? We've got you covered (almost)!
If we hit this stretch, Mike and Ali will put together a short painting tutorial to get your Battle for Alabaster miniature windfall into decent shape! Every Biohazard set will... Read more
Opticamo and Glow in the Dark Strain packs!
Based on feedback, we're making these two optional packs available separately too!
Model counts are the same for the full Lights Out Campaign Pack, and the stretch goal... Read more
Lights Out! Downloadable solo campaign and optional goodies
By popular demand, we're working on some solo play rules. There'll be a scenario where Vanguard infiltrators with optical camo are attempting to get to an area of the station... Read more
$210k down! Solo campaign rules in the works!
Well this is a nice thing to wake up to.... 2 Witches and Brimstones! In a manner of speaking of course.
Unlocked! Each Biohazard set will get FOUR extra Phase... Read more
They're changing! They're changing! New stretch!
Each Biohazard set will get FOUR extra Phase 3 Strain models, 2 each of the Scythe Witch and Brimstone! I hope those Las-Carbines are fully charged....
Unpainted and unassembled,... Read more
Won't you join us? Wear your Sedition Wars Avatar!
Wow, less then 12 hours and our next stretch goal is down!
Infected! Mmm... it appears the good doctor wasn't as healthy as she first appeared! Or is this... Read more
Choices, choices, choices.....
Here are some optional items you can add to your pledge, just increase it by the appropriate amount and we'll send you a survey after the Kickstarter concludes so you... Read more
Woot! New sweet dice!
170k means every Biohazard set gets a set of sweet custom dice! As in, on top of the boring white dice included in each set! Also of course, not forgetting... Read more
Today's update is a short introductory fiction piece to Sedition Wars: Battle for Alabaster, from Rob Baxter - Enjoy!
Kara Black, Captain Command Executive, Vanguard Bastion Arms... Read more
European shipping will be from the UK
We've figured that we should be able to ship within the EU from the UK. Shipping will still cost the same (boo) as we'll need to deal with... Read more
It's fantastic to see Barker Zosa back in the game. I was really sorry to see him cut in the first place - but we only had room for three... Read more
Heavy weapons incoming!
Looks like Barker Zosa is going to be laying down supporting fire!
Incoming! Barker Zosa packs a mean punch with his massive Pulse Cannon. Sometimes, it's ok to blow a... Read more
I thought we would share the Designer's notes that Studio McVey posted over on their blog - here, Mike introduces a piece by Rob Baxter (the game designer) talks about... Read more
That's a LOT OF MOVEMENT! Call in the artillery!
Well, this stretch goal didn't last long!
Smashed! What better way to celebrate having a cool new Strain sculpt than to have TWELVE additional Strain models? Every Biohazard setgets this additional... Read more
Gameplay video out!
We put together a short gameplay video explaining the key concepts in the game, including the one roll mechanic and how the Strain both infect corpses and evolve!
This game just got a lot uglier....
Incredible! 30 days out and we've barreled past every stretch goal so far!
Achieved! If we hit this stretch, every game will get a horrific alternate sculpt of a Phase... Read more
We've shown some of the new Vanguard troopers, so it's time for some Strain love now! (that just sounds wrong...)
Here are the concepts for the Phase 1 Nerco-form Revenants.... Read more
I wanted to show the concept for the new Samaritan troopers and talk a little about them. When we originally launched the Sedition Wars miniatures a couple of years ago,... Read more
As a reward for hitting the 80K stretch in four days (!!!), here's a fiction piece about how the outbreak happened - enjoy!
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Plastic infection counters unlocked!
This is amazing you guys! The "ideal" Sedition Wars game is quickly becoming a solid reailty!
Unlocked! The Infection and Deflection Shield markers in all games will be upgraded from... Read more
Sedition Wars tile design
We are just pitting the finishing touches on a couple of the tiles, but I thought we would give you a sneak peek.
There were a few different routes we... Read more
$60k stretch goal hit! Roll in the reinforcements!
Reinforcements have arrived! Each Biohazard level and above pledge gets an additional squad of 12 vanguard troopers thrown in for free! Time to contain that infection!
The Infection and Deflection... Read more
Alternate female sculpts are in! Roll on more troopers!
Less than a day and we've hit our first stretch goal! Two alternate sculpts unlocked in for the troopers!
With this great variety, how about...
Reinforcements! Each Biohazard level and... Read more
Funded in 6 hours! Amazing!
These miniatures sure are hard to resist.... Thanks everyone!
If we can get more support, every game will be upgraded with alternate sculpts of the troopers with alt female... Read more