New IMPORTANT Update from Nightfall
In out previous updates we let you know that some changes would need to be made going forwards, as we simply do not have the budget to produce... Read more
Rules..oh wonderful rules!
Yesterday, as promised, Mark and Shep met and spend 13 hrs playing, play testing and discussing this game. Below you will find Mark's notes on the experience. (Please... Read more
Update IV from the team at Nightfall Games
Even though some of the team have been holidaying since our last update, we have not been idle:
Dave has produced 2 more art pieces and in a... Read more
Update from the team at Nightfall Games III
So, as promised, our frequency of updates will increase, so now, less than a week after the last one here we go again:
You can see... Read more
Update from the team at Nightfall Games
A lot has happened since the last update here.
- The Directorship of Daruma has ‘called in’ the liquidators. This is a legal procedure which has due... Read more
Important Update from Nightfall Games
As of 22/06/2018 Nightfall Games Ltd (NFG) have terminated the license agreement with Daruma Productions Ltd for use of SLA material. Going forward NFG will work in association with Word... Read more
Another bug hunt..
Good Evening all, its been a while since our last post and we have been busy bringing to life more characters. Its been very busy and apologies for lack of... Read more
An update from Nightfall Games
As some of you don't use Facebook, we are reposting Nightfall Games's update on the creative work going on to bring you SLA Industries: Cannibal Sector 1, just to... Read more
Puddle Hermit - page sample
Hi, it's Jared again, with another update on the design work that's going into SLA Industries: Cannibal Sector 1.
This is a bit different, though. After hammering out the design... Read more
A5 Rulebook - a little look..
Hi, Jared here to show you a work-in-progress. As part of the SLA Industries: Cannibal Sector 1 kickstarter, we offered an A5 book with just the rules in it as... Read more
"This is Report From The Bridgeheads and I'm Eloise Garcia for Channel Yeah."
Commander Cradle's tactic to reclaim the cannibal sector was just what was needed.
He designed a system... Read more
Lets try that again..
Many apologies, the image on the last Update was a little small - try this instead!
Update - overview on Project
Good Morning all,
I've prepared the following update with where we are at with every component of the KS. I don't believe i've missed anything out - its been tidied... Read more
Good Morning all,
We are working on an entire product update for you all, this will be up over the Xmas period - Daruma is a very small company and... Read more
A quick look at a Resin Joe Fade
The Resin Joe Fade is 1 of the miniatures we already have sat in the Warehouse ready for the KS dispatch. We thought we'd take a few photos to show... Read more
A few photos of what is ready!
In addition to the bags, tee shirts, dice, etc and other merchandise which we showed photos of a while back - we thought we would share a few pictures of... Read more
A little update on where we are at!
Kickstarter update – 24th October 2017
It's time for another update and we'd like to apologise for the slower rate of updates lately. Firstly, I, became a father... Read more
Here's an update on where we are on the Cannibal Sector 1 kickstarter. Dave has been working every day on an apparently insurmountable amount of art that's needed... Read more
Good Afternoon all!
- There has been no massive change from the previous update, other than;
- Dave and Jared have been working on a load of the RPG content... Read more
Game play & some cool artwork
Apologies, i should have uploaded this update last night - but, here we go a little later than promised! We laid out the delivery plans for the KS... Read more
BIG Update time! Where we at with the Kickstarter?
Good evening all, apologies for the time since the last Update - but we have.. in the last 4 weeks..
Driven from Spain to Doncaster, Doncaster to Edinburgh.. Edinburgh we... Read more
An older innovation than the Grit Stormers is the Sector Rangers. The Rangers are older than most suspect, having been founded in 400SD, but their existence has only just been... Read more
Deconstructing the Wraithen..
Good Afternoon, Citizens of Mort.
This update will be a little different - we will be taking a look at the new Reton - Wraithen Sniper model from more of... Read more
Delay in KS Fulfillment
Hi, Daruma Productions here with an important update on Cannibal Sector 1.
We are deeply committed to delivering the Kickstarter as promised but unfortunately will not be coming in at... Read more
Hunter Sheets 2 at the Printers
Good Afternoon all!
As much of the UK Gaming Industry is getting ready for Salute this weekend, we have a couple of announcements;
Firstly, we are delighted Hunter Sheets 2,... Read more
The Manchine is on the prowl..
Good Evening SLA Fans.
We have had a highly productive few weeks, here at SLA HQ - we have centralised all of our Warehousing with the Garment Printing and have... Read more
Miniature production is well under way!
Good Evening SLA Fans!
Its been a busy few weeks since we closed the backerkit - we have centralised all of our stock and are now starting to build actual... Read more
Aethermen, Digger Meets Jack..
We've had a productive week - a long meeting with our main 3d sculptor and discussion with both of our Resin Casters, followed by some careful planning. We are currently... Read more
Shaktars, Chainaxes and Faction guide
Good evening, sorry for the lateness of this weeks update - we were awaiting a few last minute bits and pieces.. but they have been very much worth waiting for!... Read more
Good Evening, welcome to another Tuesday night update! We are racking through these miniatures at a good pace now. This month, we have focussed on the Ebb users - Ministry... Read more
Digger has been sighted.
Kickstarter was having a wee hissy fit last night - it wouldn't let anybody upload any pictures. It seems to be behaving itself tonight, so.. we thought we would share... Read more
Lockdown imminent & Digger is on the loose.
This update is a little earlier than most, because tonight we lock down the Backerkit! There are 40 of you still to complete your Backerkit questionnaire, we have... Read more
Backerkit has 1 week left!
There is only 1 week left in Backerkit, most of you have already completed and returned your Questionnaires, but there are still about 70 left to do so.
If you... Read more
Apologies for the quiet couple of weeks - we have been catching up on back orders and lots of behind the scenes stuff.
The big news is that we have... Read more
Getting all frothy about SLA!
Firstly, a few apologies - there are 1 or 2 bits wrong or missing from the Backerkit. We've been working closely with the Backerkit folks (who are very... Read more
Apologies for this update going out a little late (this morning instead of last night) but we have been mad busy with Backerkit queries and Rendering feedback.
So,... Read more
Backerkit is out!
Good Evening all!
You may have noticed, but the Backerkits have arrived in your mailboxes! These are a combination of questionnaire which will allow you to select the options and... Read more
Backerkit Imminent! Pre Order page Live and some freaky Dream entities..
Happy New Year!
Its only the beginning of 2017 and already we are moving on the Kickstarter, tonights update has 3 main pieces of News! We will start with the... Read more
Dice! Dice! and more dice...!
You may have guessed it already, but the theme of tonight is dice! It felt like Christmas come early at Daruma HQ today when 165kg of dice landed..
We had... Read more
A look at the RPG books!
As many of you will probably know, we have reprinted the original SLA RPG from the early 90's. The majority of the work was done by Jared, and it turned... Read more
Scavs spotted in the Sector
Good Evening all, as Xmas approaches - we have just had confirmation that our 3rd Faction, the Scavs, will be in full production this week!
A little later than initially... Read more
A word from Dave!
Dave here; Working on Cannibal Sector 1, and other related SLA material has been eating all my available time.
Learning Miniatures Instead of just posting up more concept art... Read more
A Christmas Dream..
Next up in the Advent adventure, we take a look at Daves latest work - the Dream Entities!
The first few factions in CS1 are fairly straight forward - Shivers,... Read more
Advent Day 4 - lets look at a few minis!
We must have been very good this year as Santa has just dropped off some gorgeous packages for us.. Well.. ok it was the Postman but we are just as... Read more
Advent day 3! A little bit about the Skirmish game
We had planned on showing you a couple of very cool photographs today, but unfortunately.. the post has delayed that a little as the subjects haven't landed yet.. hopefully we... Read more
Advent day 2 - a look at an old favourite
Some of the older fans may remember that SLA Industries was written and created by Nightfall Games waaayy back in the day. At the Core of Nightfall are the amazingly... Read more
12 Day of SLA Xmas!
Many apologies for the lack of update last week - this is because we are saving a load of material for a SLA 12 days of Xmas Advent... Read more
Good Morning all, and apologies for the late Update this week, but we have been crazy busy with pick and dispatch as the RPG reprints are heading out the door... Read more
McNultie and Rooker reporting for Duty!
Is it another Tuesday update already? these are flying by soo quickly!
- However, this week we have a couple of very cool items to show off. McNultie and Rooker... Read more
Dark Night Rising
Good evening, and welcome to another SLA Update!
- Dave has been working hard to prepare as much artwork for the CS1 book as possible, the Core factions are a... Read more
Tuesday night update - Dice and Renders
Its a quick update this week, as things are progressing well - firstly, the dice samples have arrived!
Sometimes, dice for a game can be a little... Read more
The Dice are incoming!
Welcome to another Tuesday night update! Its been another manic week at Daruma HQ - we are preparing to head off to Antwerp this weekend for the Crisis... Read more
Like waiting on buses..
Good Evening SLA Fans!
Welcome to another Tuesday night update. We seem to have been working so hard in recent weeks and in the next few weeks a lot of... Read more
Tuesday night update - bags and jacks
Its been another good week - we have started work on the Bags and Tee shirts, as you can see here;
We have just had confirmation that the... Read more
Fine Young Cannibals
Good afternoon SLA fans
We have had another busy week - we are excitedly awaiting the arrival of the dice samples, which we have been promised will arrive before 20th... Read more
Can you dig it?
Welcome to the weekly update!
Dave has been very busy this week, what with moving back to Glasgow and finishing all of the Faction logos. However, he has been in... Read more
Everything is go!
Good afternoon backers!
We just received confirmation that the Funds from the Kickstarter are now in our account! We have already pressed go on as much as we can so... Read more
Its almost that time of year again..
Ladies, Gentlemen and Xenos of the World of Progress.
We know this isn't actually Kickstarter related but are soo excited we have to share it with you all!!
Most of... Read more
First post-KS Update
It has been a crazy 10 days or so since the Kickstarter ended and we have already been working hard! Much of last week was taking up with... Read more
Cannibal Sector 1 has funded!
It has been an absolutely incredible 30 days! We have surpassed our wildest expectations and funded every PC race from all of the original RPG material to bring them into... Read more
Digger has broken free!!
Ladies, Gentlemen and Xenos! Digger is in the Sector! Repeat, this is a Threat Level - Alpha Warning. Digger is loose!
We have achieved the amazing, and funded the insanity... Read more
Just over 4 hours..
Sorry for the absence this afternoon! It appears that a Dark Night Splicer managed to totally corrupt the Hard Drive on the Daruma Laptop, either that or it decided that... Read more
More Tokens? - The Studio demands the Ratings..
It is the 11th hour and we have just been reminded that there is another Mechanic that needs tracked in the game - Ratings!
In playtesting, they have spiked as... Read more
Good morning SLA Fans - into the last 14 hours or so
What a night, we funded The Necanthrope through the night!
This will be a large miniature, 50mm based and of very big proportions - likely around 45mm or so... Read more
We can bag that for you!
We have had a few queries about how big the Bags are? We have prepared a newly Printed bag and taken a few photographs of how much space these bags... Read more
Ex-War Criminal has been captured!
It took us a while, and he evaded a couple of times - but the Ex War Criminal is now funded and locked in!
This will be another impressive... Read more
A bit about the game - Patrols
We want to take this opportunity, as we wait for the Ex-War Criminal to appear - to tell you a little bit about the gameplay.
The... Read more
++ Shiver Head Office - dispatch Memo ++
++ Forwarded - Central Control ++
- Despite our earlier missive concerning the use of Helmets within the Environs of Cannibal Sectors... Read more
Advanced Carrien is funded! And about the resin..
We have just funded the Advanced Carrien! This handy little fella will help you safely navigate the ways of CS1.. who are we kidding? Digger is about the only thing... Read more
Contract Circuit Pledge
We have received a number of messages regarding Multiple Contract Circuit pledges - we are unsure of how you would go about that at the Kickstarter end, so to... Read more
The Chagrin Stormer is locked in!
And we have now passed the £30,000 mark and funded the Chagrin Stormer! This is a brutal miniature, as befitting one of the more Brutal Creations from the SLA Industries... Read more
Brain Waster with a big gun! Welcome Ministry
You can see the look of glee on his face as he wields his Reaper Cannon - Ministry loves the destruction he can cause with it. When the firepower... Read more
Grit Stormer reporting for Sector Duty!
And another Stretch goal falls! The Grit Stormer is now funded and has been added to the Contract Circuit pledge and is an option in Shiver and Operative pledges.
We... Read more
Campaign Medal is funded, onto the Grit Stormer
The Campaign Medal and Campaign PDF are now Funded! Thank you for all your support so far! The PDF will be in every Pledge level whilst the Campaign Medal will... Read more
Tokens n Templates!
Good Morning SLA Fans!
We have 1 week to go! We have passed the £25,000 Stretch goal and are now chasing the Campaign Pack and Medal. Once we have those... Read more
General Update Time!
Good afternoon SLA Fans!
Whilst the Kickstarter is flying in full flight, we wanted to take a moment to thank all of you for your support and backing these last... Read more
Sector Ranger reporting for Duty!
The Sector Ranger is locked in!
The ever handy Sector Ranger and his unique weapon - The Driller are locked in and will be appearing on a table near you!... Read more
You want Jack?
He is, easily, one of the most iconic images from the SLA Universe. A bit like Boba Fett in Star Wars - there has actually been very little... Read more
350 Backers - the RPG Crossover is funded!!
We are delighted that we have now reached 350 Backers! That means that the RPG Crossover material will be included in the CS1 Core Book as well as the amazing... Read more
Campaign Medal & Next Stretch Goal!
Good afternoon all! We have just put up a few more stretch goals for you to see!
That Sector Ranger and the Grit Stormer make a... Read more
A little bit of Merchandise!
With a little under 2 weeks to go, we thought it was time that we started to create some exclusive Merchandise as addons to the Kickstarter!
The First Add-on Merchandise... Read more
A wee look at the big picture!
Its a Bank Holiday Monday in the UK and, unusually, its not raining! We are about to head off for a day at the beach but before we... Read more
Templates and Tokens!
We will shortly be adding the Templates and Tokens sets necessary to play the game as an add-on. There will need to be 3 categories of acrylic cut sets;
... Read more
Who you gonna call? The Aetherman is locked in!
The £23,000 stretch goal has fallen and the Aetherman will be included in the Kickstarter!
As the Aetherman will now be accompanying you into CS1, we can now pursue... Read more
The Aetherman is so close we can almost taste him.. we are within striking distance of landing the awesome little fella and then pursuing the Vevaphon Stormer.
So, what comes... Read more
Apologies for another update so soon after the last, but Dave has just sent us this amazing imagery!
This is "Shine", the named Ebon Character from the Kickstarter. You'll... Read more
Xeno Stormer - locked in!
Good Morning SLA Fans!
We have awoken to another stretch goal falling - the Xeno Stormer is locked in and will be added as an option to Shiver and... Read more
I wouldn't like to meet him in a dark Alley.. in CS1..
This is a bit of a non KS Update! We have just locked in the design of the Scav Overlord! This is the generic Scav Leader, his Melee weapon... Read more
Shaktar and alt. Joe
Dave has finished the Shaktar! His name is totally unpronouncable, as its written in Shaktar. We daren't even try as Shaktar have been known to take offence at the mispronunciation... Read more
The last dice are locked in!
We have now locked in the Dark Night and Dream Entity Dice. Dave is working on some superb faction logos and plans that each factions dice is a colour combination... Read more
Fade is in the house!
We are delighted to announce that Joe Fade is now fully rendered and will be going off for 3d printing in the next few days!! We hope to... Read more
Something for the Roleplayers!
The Daruma Team had a great meeting over the weekend whilst we were together and confirmed something a little bit special for the CS1 book. We looked at the massive... Read more
The 313 Stormer is locked in!
What a weekend, the Open day was a crazy and amazingly fun day with a couple of dozen of you turning up and enjoying the Seminar and Playtesting. We also... Read more
Open Day Update
Good Afternoon SLA Fans! To start off, we would like to give our heartfelt thanks to all of the Fans who travelled to the Open Day yesterday. We had an... Read more
Open Day is upon us!
The first Daruma Open day is tomorrow! We have been busily working away getting everything ready! Here are a few photos of the preparations;
And.. we have cookies..... Read more
So, what do you get for your pledge?
We have had a few queries about what each pledge consists of, so we thought we would break it down for you!
Shiver / Recon - you get the gorgeous... Read more
Helmets are for your protection!
THIS IS A SLA INDUSTRIES PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT
It has come to our attention that many Operatives are choosing to conduct BPN Missions within the Cannibal Sector without Helmets. In... Read more
Stormers on the Horizon!
Good Morning all,
We have just put up sneak peaks of the £22k and £24k Stretch goals - the Xeno and Vevaphon Stormers respectively. We are staying on the Stormer... Read more
Glyph Cards are locked in!
And we have now funded the Glyph Cards - these are indispensible aids for using Ebb powers in game and will be added to all SLA Ops and Contract Circuit... Read more
Latest Rules Update!
Our Rules Guru, Bradimus Prime, has updated and tidied the rulespacks and made adjustments to several of the Card sets. There are also points introduced for each faction now as... Read more
Dave has now finished the image of the Wraithen "Reton" - she is wearing a suit of Silverback armour which will give her unparalleled speed and agility within the Cannibal... Read more
Brainwaster is locked in!
What a great start to a Sunday morning - the Brainwaster has been funded and added to the Contract Circuit pledge. "Ministry" is also available as a free choice in... Read more
Time to get all frothery..
And here he is, the very first Frother miniature in waiting - McNultie!
Sporting HARD Armour, carrying an MJL Power Claymore and a FEN 091 17mm pistol - McNultie is... Read more
A Question of size?
We have had a few enquiries about the scale of our miniatures, what they are made of, etc. We thought we would take a bit of time to tell you... Read more
Ebon - locked in!
The first Ebb user is now locked in and will be coming to a CS1 tabletop!
Now we are chasing the Brain Waster - the rather more ill tempered and... Read more
Carrien have landed!
After yesterdays teaser, we are delighted to unveil the new Carrien releases for August. In order we have;
"The Ragman" - Alpha level Carrien. Preferring not work with a... Read more
Carrien come crawling out of the ruins..
With all eyes on the Kickstarter, we'd like to take a moment to show what we are working on outside the Kickstarter. Our 3d Designer is amazing at taking Daves... Read more
Scav and Cannibals get their own dice! Locked in
And the Custom d10's are in!
Next up - we are closing on the Ebon already, resplendent in his Deathsuit and carrying some serious Ebb gear, this will be a... Read more
Good Morning SLA Fans
We are entering Day 3 of what has been an amazing Kickstarter journey, and there is so much more to come!
We are about to Fund the next set of... Read more
The Shaktar is locked in!
What a day! Day 2 and we are still busting down those stretch goals!
- We are taking a very small breather here, the next goal at £15k are 2... Read more
Good Afternoon SLA Fans!
Sorry for the lull today, yesterday went so swiftly that we were caught a little flat footed and the prep which was underway for the £10k... Read more
Joe Fade - Locked in! MacNultie - Locked in! Female Wraithen Scout - Locked in!
3 in a row!!! Thats a nice wake up in the morning!
We are now chasing the Shaktar, with multiple heads - for those that don't know the background, Shaktar... Read more
Human SLA Operative - Locked in!
We have now locked in our First SLA Operative of the Campaign - this will be a Male Human Operative in Crackshot armour wielding a choice of weaponry, he will... Read more
Manchine is locked in!
Yet another Stretch goal on day 1! The monstrous Manchine is now locked in and will shortly be off for rendering!
You can probably see a pattern in the stretch... Read more
Shiver & Carrien dice are locked in
That is some very cool Faction d10's now locked in! Those are included in the Contract Circuit pledge and can also be a choice in many other pledge levels.
Or,... Read more
Sgt Rooker is locked in!
These stretch goals are falling fast today! Sgt Rooker is an amazing miniature, in his custom HARD armour - we will instruct our 3d designer to start work on him... Read more
Funded! And first stretch goal comes screaming in as well!
That was fast! The funding came in so quickly and that stretch goal fell faster than we could update!
The Hardback book is locked in
The A5 Mini rules book... Read more