Map Pack Credit!
As i am sure you're all aware by now, we (TTCombat) are currently rolling out all of the map pack credit that Hawk Wargames still owes from this... Read more
Online Store Is Up, Missing Wave 2 Items Update
Hi everyone! Lewis here again. A couple of announcements today:
Online Store Open
For those of you that haven't yet heard, the complete Dropzone Commander and Dropfleet Commander ranges are... Read more
Wave 1 & Wave 2 FINALLY SHIPPING
What's Happening Behind The Scenes?
Good morning, everyone!
Apologies for the delay in this update, but we've been working hard to get everything in order over here in the TTCombat... Read more
TTCombat & Hawk Wargames
Exciting announcement today, everyone! I'll let the folks at TTCombat take it from here:
Today we have an extremely exciting announcement here at TTCombat. We have completed a deal with... Read more
Kickstarter Backer Update - Free Downloadable Maps
Our website has a new Downloads page which is full of resources you may enjoy, of which the most important to you is the Kickstarter Maps. As we... Read more
Kickstarter Backer Update - Wave 2
We have had a lot of things happened since our last update, which we are aware was too long ago. Firstly, and not to draw this out any... Read more
Update, The UCM Saratoga, and Corvettes
We hope everyone is having a good Sunday, and the first few months of 2017 have been full of great games and Spaceship and Space Station building activities. ... Read more
We are working hard to continue to respond to emails as quickly as we can, responding to each email and addressing each issue or adding it to a... Read more
Update on progress
Sorry for the delay in this update, but we have put together some information now to give some clarity on where we are at.
General Update on Shipping... Read more
The final Corvette Preview and an Update
Today we have day eleven of our Hawk Wargames previews, and we have the PHR Corvette to show you:
As well as this, we have a follow up... Read more
Corvette Preview and Update
Please find below the next preview from Dropfleet Commander - The UCM Corvette.
Regarding the comments at the end of the previous update, we have tried to answer... Read more
A Quick Update and the Next Preview
We hope you are looking forward to your festive breaks, and are warming up the log fires and finishing the decorations. We are getting through the emails as... Read more
Short update and Day 3 Preview
Please find below a preview of the new Resin Ground Sectors (our third preview in our 12 days of Christmas series).
Here is a midweek update for you... Read more
Preview of Scourge Corvette
We have an update for you today with a preview... so please find below the first Dropfleet Commander preview of the Scourge Corvette.
Also, below is our first... Read more
Dave had done a video to share with all backers
I know it is only a few hours since our last update, but Dave has just finished filming a video for you at Beasts of War, before the... Read more
Quick update Friday lunchtime - Progress
Our update for today includes the following:
- Packing Progress
- Shipping Progress
- Christmas Advent Reveal
1. Packing Progress
We have packed every pledge that we have from our... Read more
Update on Packing and Shipping from last week
We have made fair progress on the remaining pledges, but we are still going, and have our team in the warehouse, packing and shipping as quickly as we... Read more
Nearly there on pledges - a brief update
Dear Dropfleet Backers
Sorry for the delay since our last update. We are now entering our final days of packing and dispatching pledges. Once more, we would like to apologise... Read more
Backer Update - November 2nd 2016
We are sorry once again for a delay in updating you all, but needless to say we are really hard at work packing and organising shipments.
We have... Read more
Sorry that this is arriving to you today rather than earlier this week. This is a quick update to address a few questions that have been raised and... Read more
Some words from David Lewis
We are getting into our dispatches.
We had a small hiccup last week where a number of pledges went out without notifications going out to customers. It was... Read more
An Update and Beasts of War
Dave has been over at Beasts of War for a number of days, and we are hoping that many of you will have seen the update to backers... Read more
We Are Shipping!
We thought we would give you a little more information with this update for you.
Firstly, it gives us great pleasure to announce that pledges have been arriving... Read more
Printed Material has Arrived!
Dear Fantastically patient backers!
We are able to confirm that we have just received our delivery of printed material. This means that we have begun to pack specific rewards, and... Read more
Quick Dropfleet Commander Update
Dear Backers and Supporters
We wish to send a quick update out with an apology for both the delay in the dispatch of the Dropfleet Commander Kickstarter Rewards, but also... Read more
Mid-August Dropfleet Commander Update
Firstly, our apologies for the time between the last official update and this one. Also, a thank you for all your patience over the last month! We had planned for... Read more
Last few Sprues and a General Update
To every backer
Thank you for all your patience in the last few weeks! We have been non-stop: with all the work for dispatching Dropfleet Commander to all the backers... Read more
Hello from a glowing Croydon
We are excited to be able to show off another 3 Sprues for you today.
The Shaltari Frigate Sprue:
The PHR Frigate Sprue:
The PHR... Read more
Another Quick Sprue Update
We thought we would send out a quick sprue update - and here is the sprue in question:
We will have more to update you with very soon.
In the... Read more
Shaltari Sprue and a General Update
Dear Dropfleet Backers
Thank you for your support and patience since our last update.
First off we have another sprue to show you - The Shaltari Cruiser Sprue
We are... Read more
Some More Sprues
A happy Saturday from here in a cloudy but bright South London!
We are happy to be able to show off a few more sprues.
We are really... Read more
Update #43 – Remaining Pictures, Admiral Days and Pledge Manager Ending
Hello! Today we have in final pictures of starting ship classes from the Kickstarter, as well as news on the play testing days from the recent Admiral days, and some... Read more
The Space Station and a video!
Hello! We have a big update for you all today.
We have been busy designing, printing, scanning, editing and preparing for this Saturday's first Admiral Beta Test Day. We are... Read more
A Follow up on the Pledge Manager
Dear backers and followers
This is just a quick note to say that the email has been sent out to every backer who either has not completed or hasn't been... Read more
Backer Update and Pledge Manager
Thank you for your patience while we have been putting together and initiating the Pledge Manager. We are aware this is our first public update since the New Year, but... Read more
Update #35 - Christmas Break and Timelines
We’ve been working hard on the logistics behind Dropfleet commander since long before the campaign started, but with the final tally we have more exact numbers to work with. We’ll... Read more
Update #33 - A Massive Thank You!
To everyone who backed, supported or shared this Kickstarter...
We will send out another update early next week, and start getting the ball rolling with information about... Read more
Update #32 - Just over 3 hours to go...
Thanks for your patience with us getting this Update out to you... Well, that has been an active afternoon!
First off - We have unlocked the Faction Specific Dropfleet Commander T-shirts... Read more
Update #31 - A busy night and morning... The unlocks so far!
With a little over 10 hours left to go, we have smashed through two more unlocks. Thank you all! Here are the unlocks:
The Scourge Space Station Resin Scenery Upgrade... Read more
Update #30 - Five Hundred Thousand - and more importantly: Frigate Bonanza!
Well... that was a busy afternoon!
The Frigate Bonanza Reward for all pledge level backers, is now unlocked.
What does this mean?Every pledge level backer (if you have backed... Read more
Update #29 - A lunch time update... and some more goals
After a busy night and morning we have unlocked even more stretch goals, with some great rewards and Bolt-Ons now available:
3000 Backers - Free UCM Dog Tag
The UCM... Read more
Update #28 - Clusters, Sectors, and Shaltari Shooters
Welcome to the start of December, and the beginning of the last few days of this Dropfleet Commander Kickstarter! What a November it has been...
However, always wanting to look... Read more
Update #27 - Thanks for your patience - Some more PHR!
From deep in South London, in the Hawk Wargames studios, we are happy to be able to bring you some new PHR... but first, here is the most recent unlock... Read more
Update #26 - Q&A part 4
We're getting close to our next stretch goal unlock, the Eden Prime Map Pack! It includes maps of areas from the Reconquest: Phase 1 expansion book in Dropzone commander (namely,... Read more
Update 25 - Liner images and Q&A
Today we're doing another Q&A session from 5.30 - 6.30pm. Please note, due to logins and to stop confusion, this will be one person answering your questions; this means that... Read more
Update #24 – A whole host of unlocks, and more Q&A Sessions
Thanks to new pledges and increased support from loyal backers, we’ve smashed through a series of stretch goals!
Yesterday’s update gave backers information and images about the Admiral’s T-shirt, available... Read more
Update #23 - UCMF Admiral T-shirts available to bolt on, and more pictures of Battlecruisers!
Since the battlecruisers seemed so well received, we thought we'd show some more pictures from the page just in case you missed them!
Beyond this, we have updated the page... Read more
Update #22 - Battlecruisers to increase your fleet's firepower
Today’s update is all about firepower – torrents of explosive, burning death unleashed at lethal speed toward the enemy fleet. And what better way to bring overwhelming force to bear... Read more
Update #21 - PHR Ajax Class Cruiser - Painted!
We know there has been some serious anticipation in the run up to seeing some painted PHR models, and we are happy to announce we have the Ajax Class Cruiser... Read more
Update #20 - The Activation Card Pack
We’ve unlocked Activation cards, an important extra when moving from starter to larger scale games of Dropfleet Commander. How does this work and are they 100% necessary to the game?... Read more
Update #19 - Backer Rewards
As promised, we have put together lists of backer rewards for each pledge level!
We have also updated the page with this information too!
We have unlocked the Activation Card... Read more
Update 18# - Any questions part 2
We've had feedback from comments and on social media that backers liked the Q&A yesterday, so we'll be doing the same today. Tomorrow we'll be posting more about the pledge... Read more
Update #17 - Any questions/ Answering your thoughts in a Q&A
We've had a fair few questions about our stretch goal unlocks and where the campaign is going. So today, rather than post a specific update, we thought we'd try to... Read more
Update #16 - Stretch Goal unlocks up to £575,000
A shorter update today, listing the unlocks that we have planned up to £575k (with those after the Frigate Bonanza to be announced as we hopefully approach £500k). We will... Read more
Update #15 - First Shaltari Painted Pictures
Today we have images of the Shaltari fleet, and as promised they are vibrant, sleek and deadly.
Similar to the other factions, weapons on Shaltari are plug-ins. With cruisers and... Read more
Update #14 - Plans for this coming week
Just a short update today, as we travel back from the various shows.
Wow... well we have gone past our £350k stretch goal! Thank you!
Warfare in Reading (UK) was... Read more
Update #13 - Some more PHR Spaceships
With another busy and active week going by, we are grateful again for all of your support in our Kickstarter! More artwork for the rulebook is being created, final spaceship... Read more
Update #12 - Updated content and more information
Just a quick update today, as we have had a lot of communication so far. With just over 21 days left, we still have a fair way to go, but... Read more
Update #11 - More PHR renders with weapon options
This evening we have more renders of PHR cruisers! Backers have also asked for more information on tactics an abilities, and while we aren't releasing rules or specifics we can... Read more
Update #10 - Plastic Modular Space Station Scenery Pack
We’ve hit £325K, and with this stretch goal achieved we can now unlock plastic space station kits! This kit was a long term plan that we were originally hoping to... Read more
Update #9 - Collector's Edition KS Exclusive 2-Up UCM Beijing Class Battleship
Firstly, apologies to everyone for letting a few days pass without an update! Many of the team have returned from their various events across Europe. We are excited to be... Read more
Update #8 - An eary Update and Launch Assets Pack Described
As a few of the team are in the midst of travelling to various locations - Belgium for Crisis, Germany for a Dropzone Commander Bootcamp and Wales for a Retailer... Read more
Update #7 - We are listening, and we would like to present...
1. It feels like a long time since we launched this Kickstarter, however as we enter day 6 (and if you are following closely on these updates, you will notice... Read more
Update #6 - PHR... Presenting the Ajax Class Cruiser
As we enter the first hours of day 6, we are delighted to be in the position that we have passed 2000 backers! This means a reward for every pledge... Read more
Update #5 - FAQs, Stretch Goals, and something to consider...
As we enter day 5, we again have to say how grateful we are for all of your support!
We have created a range of FAQ's which we hope will... Read more
Update #4 - Stretch Goals, Unlocks and Bases
As we enter the start of Day 4, we want to express our gratitude again for the amount of support we have been shown so far!
We are stunned to... Read more
Project Update #3 - Thank you again!
It’s been a hugely successful start for the campaign, and we’re bowled over by the support and pledges from backers – Thank you again! As a small team, we must... Read more
Project Update #2: Dropfleet Commander by Hawk Wargames - It's happening very fast!
Dear Dropfleet backers,
Firstly, we want to say a huge thank you for all of your support. We are very proud of Dropfleet commander as a product and we always... Read more
Project Update #1: Dropfleet Commander by Hawk Wargames - It's happening
Welcome to the Dropfleet Commander Kickstarter Campaign.
Thanks to your amazing support, we’ve smashed our target and funded Dropfleet Commander in under 15 minutes! Thank you!