UPDATE #106 – Production Update + Photos + Ilsa + New Painted Minis + Video Tutorials + What's Happening Now
New Available Minis
Baba Yaga (KST)
In spin-cast resin:
- Kiki Bulldozer (JB)
- Ludmilla Magdanova, Strategist (KST)
- Commander Elektra Eisenstein - Armored Division (KST)
- Lieutenant Parker (JB)
- Keela... Read more
UPDATE #105 – Shipping Update + TGG2 Kickstarter FINAL HOURS + Videos + WereSheWolves 3D Prints
Everything is printed, and casting is moving well. Check out What's in each wave to see where we're at. We will continue to update this page regularly.
News... Read more
Update #104: TGG Freebies and TGG2 Deals!!
The TGG Freebies
The last remaining Freebies are being shipped Tuesday and Wednesday. They include all the Personal Wave Shipping (2 and 3 Waves), and the Drop Ships (going to... Read more
UPDATE #103 – Teaser!
It's been Grand Packing Central in the office for the past few days! By tomorrow evening, we'll have shipped out the vast majority of the parcels containing the... Read more
UPDATE #102 – Very Special News
In this episode, we give you some good news, we announce the dates of our next Kickstarter, and we make it a BlitzKick!
The Good News
Let's be frank here:... Read more
Update #101– Shipping Update and New Images
Here is a brief Update to keep you posted on how the fulfilment of the TGG KS is going. Things are moving well. As you know, the creative team and the... Read more
UPDATE #100 – Shipping Wave 2 Almost Done + New Images
For the last 2 weeks, we've been buried in troops, bags, boxes, labels, and more, as the remaining 4 troops came in from the foundry.
And by next Tuesday, all... Read more
UPDATE #99 – Happy New Year
We could not let this year end without wishing you all a Happy New Year!
As we are about to begin this new year, we've been taking time... Read more
UPDATE #97 – 3 TGG BACKER EXCLUSIVE DEALS! THE PLEDGE MANAGER REOPENS FOR 5 DAYS!
Deal #1 (from Nov. 27 to Dec. 2): Last chance to get the TGG at KS pricing!
The Pledge Manager reopens until Dec. 2, 2014!
This is your last chance... Read more
Update #96 - Oops!
Just a quick note to let you know that while we were finishing up uploading Update #95, Harry the baby Hippo jumped all over our keyboard and hit "Publish" moments... Read more
UPDATE #95 – All the TGG Sculpting is Done!!!!!!!
***** Note: To see the images in full-size, right-click on the image and choose "Open image in new tab/window" *****
In this Update:
- All the Sculpting is Done!!!!!!!
- So, What... Read more
UPDATE #94 – Latest News + Harry's Chronicles
IMPORTANT NOTICE: If you think you should have received some of your TGG models by now, please make sure you read the “WHERE'S MY STUFF?” section of this update, as... Read more
UPDATE #93 - Back to School
In this Update, check out the latest news on
- Production Waves
- Challenges and Hurdles
- Sculpting – What's Left To Do
- New Sculpts Images
- The Digital Artbook
- Paint Jobs
- Next... Read more
And the Shipping of the First Wave Continues...
In this Update:
- Shipping is in progress
- Shipments to Drop Ship Locations
- Fun with Flags
- A quick note about spin-cast resin
- Your feedback on the first shipped TGG
- About the... Read more
UPDATE #91 – A Few Extra Details
We are now very close to the finish line, and once again, we wanted to thank you for your amazing support! It's so wonderful for us to be in contact... Read more
UPDATE #90 – Latest renders + Pledge Manager Close moved to JUNE 19!
We said we would do another Update with more images before the close of the Pledge Manager. Well, the machines have been running 'round the clock to get the renders... Read more
Update #89: The Pledge Manager: It's happening! Live on the air!
Act I - Opening
So yes, it is happening right now. Just in case you missed your personal email invite: The Pledge Manager is live!
The Pledge Manager is what allows... Read more
Update #88: More Info about the Pledge Manager + New Images
Here is another short update, because many things are happening around the Pledge Manager.
So first of all, please note this address: ragingheroesteam at gmail.com
Just replace the spaces... Read more
Update #87 – Shipping the TGG
As we were writing up the Pledge Manager instructions, we could not help but notice that there is quite a bit of information to digest.
So before opening the Pledge... Read more
Update #86: More Images
In this Update:
- How to choose between metal and resin Heroines?
- What's in the First Wave again, and when is it coming?
- Irina Vega, Orbital Strike Commander (KST), now painted ... Read more
Fresh Production News
Here's a sneaky little Update before our usual image-filled Update. We're currently preparing a whole bunch of new images and the pledge manager that we'll been sharing them with you... Read more
It's a Long Way to the Top
Let's begin with the 2 very first painted metal casts of the TGG, done by the expert hand of James Wappel: Mimi the Radio and Tania Tanker.
In this Update:
... Read more
The January Amplification
In this Update:
- The Ball Joint Extrapolation
- The First Casts Production
- The Spin-Cast Resin Equation
- The Command Groups Finalization
- The New Heroines Apparition
- The First Mecha Presentation
- The Artillery Humanization ... Read more
Fresh News and Best Wishes for 2014
We won't be showing you any of our new sculpts today. But we just had to cheer in the New Year and send you our warmest wishes with an Update,... Read more
It's Christmas time...
On behalf of the Loud'n Raging/Raging Heroes Team, Charlie, Harry and Jinx wanted to take this opportunity to wish a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to everyone!
And if... Read more
Hello everyone!! There's quite a bit of info in this Update, so here's a table of content:
- 10% off on a very Limited Resin Run of the Kurganova sisters!
- New... Read more
New Sculpts + Feedback + Special Treat + Cyber-Zombie Unit + Webinars
Creating our first batch of TGG Troopers as been a very enriching experience. And we are now implementing all the lessons we learned with them for the next... Read more
Remember, Remember, the Fifth of November...
First of all, on behalf of the whole Raging Team, we want to thank you from the bottom of our heart for the tremendous positive feedback we received... Read more
25 TROOPERS AND MORE...
NB: To see images in larger size, right-click and choose 'open image in new tab'. OK, now that the Update is up, we realize that Kickstarter has once again changed... Read more
Just a quick update to let you know how things are going.
As you can see on the image above, our planning schedule for the first wave is getting greener... Read more
Back to School
Wow! We don't know how it's been for you, but here, summer just flew by. We can't believe it's the beginning of September as we've been keeping our eyes firmly... Read more
Crazy from the Heat
Hail to you, dear TGG supporter! If you're like us, you're sweltering in the summer heat. And yet, despite sticky computer mice and grubby keyboards, your Raging Heroes Team is... Read more
(This is our first update now that we're back, so there's quite a bit of a mish-mash of info here. We'll come back with more details in our next updates.)... Read more
Paypal option, forgetting shipping, survey, etc.
Hello outstanding Backers!
First, we want again to thank you for your support!
Please know that we'll be talking again with you in a few days.
However, I see that... Read more
Thank you all!!!!!
You have been unbelievable.
This morning, 24 hours ago, when we got up, we were not even sure that the second trike would be unlocked!
And the... Read more
All 4 Wereshewolves + 14 Freebies now unlocked!
You did it! You did it! All 4 Female Werewolves are now unlocked! You can now add Zagrath , Sheera, Vankaree and Reyha to your pledge selection.
And in... Read more
UNLOCKED: Free Upgrade + 2nd Were-Shewolf
The Kickstarter continues to grow, and we've all three of us been in front of our computers for quite a few hours straight. With the unlock of the female werewolves... Read more
UNLOCKED: Free Upgrade + Lulu Freebie + 1st Were-Shewolf
$635,000: Free Upgrade – Now Unlocked
- Volga Potemkine, Army Standard (KST), gets 1 extra weapon (pistol) and 1 extra head
- Lady Sigrith, Great Embalmer (IE), gets 1 extra weapon (pistol)... Read more
First 3 Female Werewolves coming up earlier!
So, we've just sent you the Werewolf update, and it looks like your really like them...
So, we're gonna do a last tweak to our Road Map to help you... Read more
4 FEMALE WEREWOLVES + NEW UNLOCKS
We've been working like crazy to finish the were-wolves designs.
To tell you the truth we didn't anticipate that once we had talked about them in our small... Read more
The TGG Kickstarter: a Roaring Success NOW in its FINAL HOURS
With just a few hours left, after unlocking about 50 Heroines and a large number of Troops and Supports, we unveiled a last-minute series of exciting and previously unseen Uber-Stretch... Read more
Unlocks + New Images + New Drop Ship Locations
New unlocked Freebie + Freebies to date
Cyberzombie W101 has now been unlocked as we passed $590,000.
This means that you now get 11 (ELEVEN!) Freebees for FREE if you've... Read more
Drop Ship for individuals + the Kurganovas painted by James Wappel
We're adding an 'Individual Pledgers' option to Drop Shipping
Many of you have asked us if they could join up with friends to save on shipping, and have all their... Read more
Add-ons info + new unlocks
Breaking News on Add-Ons
You can now use your pledge's worth to choose the Add-Ons.
Originally, these Add-Ons could only be added on top of your current pledge amount,... Read more
2 more trikes + KST Nurse Karoline...
We just added a few new images of the trikes and of the Nurse Karoline Freebee before checking out for a few hours of sleep...
We must admit that we're... Read more
Brand-new BIG add-ons + 2 unlocks
You may already have noticed that we have created an Add-on section near the bottom of the Toughest Girls of the Galaxy main page so that you could pick Freebies... Read more
Unlocks + a new Cyberzombie
At $545,000, a Free Upgrade was unlocked for 3 Heroines:
- Commander Irina Vega, Orbital Strike Commander (KST), gets 1 extra arm (pointing away) and 1 extra head
- Doctor von X,... Read more
ALL the Bikes are Unlocked!
As promised yesterday, the bikes for the 3 armies are unlocked, and you'll find the images below.
We know that some of you have mentioned that it would be nice... Read more
Will you be seeing more renders?
I think the best way to answer that is to share a conversation we had on Facebook a couple of days ago:
Question: “Dunno if this has been answered... Read more
Bikes + Trike + Lucky Lucy + the Jet Girls
Remaining bikes now unlocked
We are now entering the last straight line of this Kickstarter. It has been pretty hectic on our end, preparing the uber-stretch goals. So much so... Read more
Nertha, Iron Empire Freedom Fighter, is now officially a Freebie + latest Free Upgrade unlocked
Nertha, the Iron Freedom Fighter, is now included for free ib all pledges starting at Lieutenant Box level and above.
Nertha is about life and renewal.
The Iron Empire is... Read more
Road Map for the end of the KS + unlock of the Kurganovas' Mecha
As we are nearing the end of the Kickstarter, we'd like to share with you what we've planned for its last remaining days.
First of all, we want you to... Read more
A new Freebie awaiting unlock!
The Freebies are back!
You may recall that Freebies will be included for free in all pledges LIEUTENANT BOX and above.
So here's Charlie, awaiting your pleasure...
Come out and... Read more
Foxy Dynamite, Infiltration Specialist – now unlocked
Foxy is the archetypal loner, a one-woman army, a black lioness who'll stalk her prey relentlessly for days on end.
Whether making things go 'kaboom' or surgically taking down a... Read more
More info on the 3D Sculpting/Art Direction webinars + image of Karmina Noxx
This post will be of interest to pledgers of the CONNOISSEUR BOX and to the WEBINAR pledgers.
First off, please know that we have upgraded the 3D SCULPTING WEBINAR and... Read more
2 new Unlocks: The Lulu's and Vera Krabbenhöft
Incredible! We've sailed past the $500,000 mark and are now fast approaching $520,000(in the time it took us to finish this update, we're now just a few hundreds shy... Read more
The CONNOISSEUR BOX is about to LAUNCH
So, what do you get in the Connoisseur pledge and how much is it worth?
• All 38 Heroines in high quality casts made from hand-poured resin, each with a... Read more
CELEBRATING THE UPCOMING $500,000 MARK WITH SNOW IVANKA
As we're getting extremely close to the $500,000 mark and we can already feel the end-of-Kickstarter build-up kicking in, we wanted to immediately unlock a character that is very dear to our... Read more
THE CONNOISSEUR PLEDGE WILL ALSO BE AVAILABLE AS AN ADD-ON – in LIMITED QUANTITIES
It has been brought to our attention that for those of you who already have a pledge or have managed to snatch an Early Bird Pledge for example, dropping that... Read more
NEW CONNOISSEUR PLEDGE COMING UP + IRON EMPIRE MECHA UNLOCKED
EDIT: This upcoming pledge will ONLY be available in very limited quantities.
As we are nearing the $500,000 mark and drawing closer to the end of the Toughest Girls of... Read more
KIKI BULLDOZER, BIO-EXPERIMENT SURVIVOR – Now unlocked
Coming up: a new pledge level for collectors and resin lovers... But you'll have to be fast, there's only going to be a limited quantity available... More in our next... Read more
FREE UPGRADES on ALL TROOPS AND COMMAND GROUP BOXES (Heavy and Regular)
Wow! Today has been a pretty amazing day!!! The new EMINENCE BOX Pledges, with their great discounts, have been a smash hit, with over 25 of them gone within the... Read more
THE IRON EMPIRE SNIPERS - now unlocked
Snipers are always a terrifying menace, taking you out before you've even heard the shot.
Invisible, patient, as deadly as the spider in its web.
But the Iron Empire Snipers... Read more
THE EMINENCE BOX LEVEL launching in about 10 minutes
The EMINENCE BOX Level has been set at $1490.
We have upped the bonus minis even higher on this one, and so this pledge level will allow you to choose... Read more
ALL ARTILLERIES NOW UNLOCKED AND WITH FREE UPGRADES!
After unveiling the Lulu's, opening a Paypal pledge option, enhancing the higher pledge levels with additional free stuff and announcing a new reward level which will be launched in a... Read more
CYBER ZOMBIE #42 + BONUSES for COLONEL & GENERAL BOXES + NEW EMINENCE PLEDGE LEVEL LAUNCHING IN 15 HOURS
#42, Cyber Zombie
#42 is one of the many cyber zombies used by the Iron Empire. Most of them are completely interchangeable, having lost all form of human consciousness and... Read more
PAYPAL OPTION NOW AVAILABLE + TANIA TANKER
We are very happy to announce that the Paypal option is now open. Just follow this link: http://www.ragingheroes.com/pages/tggks
This means that if, for some reason, you cannot use Amazon Payments... Read more
AT LAST! THE LULU'S! (Unveiled, but not quite yet unlocked...)
We have just passed the $450,000 mark, and this deserves something special!
So for this milestone, this week-end, we are unveiling the Lulu's, opening a Paypal option, enhancing the higher... Read more
MEET ALEKSANDR KURGANOV – now unlocked
Aleksandr Kurganov is deeply loved and seen as the good father of the Kurgan nation.
His courage and his integrity have always stood in contrast with the corrupt and greedy... Read more
UNLOCK of YOKO the PSYCHO and HITWOMAN MORTARIA
Today we are unlocking 2 Heroines: Jailbirds's Pyromaniac Yoko the Psycho, and the Iron Empire Hitwoman Mortaria.
Yoko the Psycho, Pyromaniac
There is no doubt that many of the Jailbirds... Read more
THE KURGANOVA'S MOTOR BIKE and FAN FICTION!
Here is the Kurganova Shock Troops Motor Bike.
The Kurganova government takes a very big pride in its technological accomplishments and its war gear is amongst the most... Read more
MEET ARTHEMISIA ROSENKRANTZ, STRATEGIST FOR THE IRON EMPIRE
Arthemisia Rozenkrantz, Strategist for the Iron Empire, is now unlocked!
Because its population is so small, the Iron Empire takes great care to nurture talent when it finds it. So... Read more
BABA YAGA, MATRIARCH OF THE SOUL WEAVERS - now unlocked
There is no doubt that Baba Yaga is one of the most respected and feared character in the high spheres of the Kurgan power.
Nobody knows exactly what her edge... Read more
THE SNIPERS of the JAILBIRDS DIVISION
The Toughest Girls of the Galaxy Kickstarter have now Jailbirds Snipers unlocked!
Being low on resources, the Jailbirds must rely on skill and cunning more than anything else. Their sniper teams... Read more
12 AVATARS FOR YOU TO USE!
First off, you'll want to know that today, we will be unlocking 3 new items: Baba Yaga, the Soul Weaver Matriarch for the Kurganovas, Arthemisia Rozenkrantz, Strategist for the Iron... Read more
Unlocking Shashenka, Yaga Soul Weaver
Shashenka is the last Yaga Soul Weaver to be unlocked in this Kickstarter before we release Baba Yaga, the Soul Weaver matriarch.
As we mentioned when we revealed Svetlana, the... Read more
3D PRINT PROTOTYPE OF A KURGANOVA HEAVY TROOPER
Before anything else, PLEASE keep in mind that this sculpt is still a work in progress, and that we did this 3D-print in order to better assess some of this... Read more
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The first motorbike for the Jailbirds Division is now unlocked.
Most of the Jailbirds' equipment is scavenged from the battlefield or looted from during raids on industrial... Read more
4 UNLOCKED HEROINES
We had promised you today an image of the test 3D print we did for a Kurganova Shock Troops Heavy Trooper. However, we are waiting for other minis to come in... Read more
HOT HOT NEWS!
This is awesome! We made it past the $425,000 mark!
You've now unlocked a new Freebie, Jinx, the Iron Empire Mascot.
And if you missed it, read all about Jinx... Read more
All the Heroines are now unveiled!
As we've now passed our Toughest Girls of the Galaxy Kickstarter midpoint, we thought that it was time to unveil most of our designs.
We are starting today with the... Read more
ONE SHOT BLONDIE, FROM CONCEPT TO 3D-PRINT
You've been asking a lot about how the finalized miniatures would look in the end. So first off, here is an image of One-Shot Blondie that will help you understand... Read more
New Drop Ship Locations
As mentioned yesterday, we've updated the list of Drop Ship locations with 10 new retailers to.
Feel free to bookmark this link to stay current, as we'll continue to... Read more
VERY SPECIAL STRETCH GOAL: WOLFENSTEIN, DRAKKAN and POTEMKINE
This is a special update because tomorrow is Mireille's birthday, and because we are also smack in the middle of the Toughest Girls of the Galaxy campaign, so we thought... Read more
SHIPPING YOUR PLEDGE REWARDS IN SEVERAL WAVES
As you are probably aware, while our Kickstarter delivery date is planned for March 2014, the production of the Toughest Girls of the Galaxy is spread over several months.
Therefore,... Read more
New Freebie: Jinx, Iron Empire Mascot
It is now time to introduce Jinx, the evil mascot of the Iron Empire.
We read all your suggestions and comments about the IE mascot, and one thing clearly stood... Read more
HOW GOOD A DEAL IS THE TGG KICKSTARTER?
Hello dear backers and pledgers :-)
Some of you have been wondering what we've been up to, so here's a mixed back of what's keeping us busy right now:
Well,... Read more
KST SNIPERS and Q&A on SHIPPING
Wow! This is pretty amazing! Thanks to you, we are now above $400,000! As we said in our Kickstarter video, the potential success of this Kickstarter was a way... Read more
The Jailbirds' Raven and Tarja the Soul Weaver
Upcoming Stretch Goals:
$400,000: Unlock of the Iron Empire Motor Bike #1.
See how gamers are planning to use it...
$405,000: Freebie: Raven, the Jailbirds Freedom Fighter
The Freedom Fighter... Read more
Here comes Blondie!
Troopers and proportions
We have followed with attention the various conversations (here on Kickstarter, but also on DakkaDakka and elsewhere) regarding the proportions of the Kurganova Heavy Troopers we showed... Read more
Troops 3D RENDERS + CG Box FREE UPGRADE
We know you all want to see some sculpts, especially about the Troops.
So below are 2 images showing the Kurganova Heavy Troopers.
As you see them here,... Read more
The Iron Empire Motorbike
- At $380,000: Lady von Stroheim. If you've missed it, you can read about her background here.
- At $385,000: Svetlana, the Light of Freedom, a... Read more
Meet Svetlana, the Light of Freedom
Stretch goals update
The $375,000 Stretch Goal for all the Artillery #1 for all 3 armies has been unlocked.
Lady von Stroheim is coming up for unlock at $380,000. If... Read more
Artillery#1 Free Upgrade and other news
As you know, at Raging Heroes, we always try to give you the most possible flexibility and customization options with our miniatures.We had that in mind when we designed... Read more
Who is Lady von Stroheim?
You've done it again, and pretty fast at that! The Jailbirds' Mecha has been unlocked and is now available since we passed $360,000!!!
And for those who've expressed concerns about... Read more
Stretch Goals: Jailbirds' Mecha, Irina Vega and Harry the Hippo
You guys have already blown past the $355,00 Stretch Goal and unlocked it: a Free Upgrade Pack for the Regular Troopers Box for each army (Jailbirds, KST, IE).... Read more
TROOPERS: Flexibility and Upgrades
Since our last update (a day ago), you've already unlocked no less than four stretch goals!!!
- Jaheda Kano, armoured division officer of the Kurganova Shock Troops (a... Read more
More Freebies, more Stretch Goals, and loads of other good news!
Hi guys!We have many super good news for you today!!!
First, please know how excitedly happy we are for your support, and for the enthusiasm you have for the... Read more
Major update: You can now SWAP between Troops, Support, and even Heroines
The Toughest Girls of the Galaxy Kickstarter just got better!
As we mentioned in our previous update, we are working very hard at upgrading the campaign to match the outstanding... Read more
Troopers' sculpts, tweaking the campaign, and a free comic book
Sculpts of the Troopers for the Kurganova Shock Troops
We know that buying things on concept only can be a delicate proposition. Yes, you already know that we have committed... Read more
Mecha Stretch Goal!
We've passed $310,000 today and Iron Empire's Major Severina Madsen is now unlocked!
The next 2 Stretch Goals are the Tank Stopper Katerina Zerga from the... Read more
First freebie unlocked, and What happens when a Kickstarter launches to such overwhelming numbers?
After 50 hours from the launch of the Toughest Girls of the Galaxy Kickstarter, we passed the $300,000 mark! We can only say it again: THANK YOU!! You, TGG backers,... Read more
Closing in to the $300,000 mark!
It's now been almost 36 hours since we launched, and what a ride it has been, thanks to you all!
Where are we now?
Well, it's amazing! 1200 pledgers,... Read more
What's been unlocked so far?
We are humbled by what's been happening, achieving, nearly $250,000 and it's not even been 12 hours yet! The first few hours were a total blur. The emotions... Read more
THANK YOU ALL!!!! + correction on 2 Early Bird pledges
Guys, we are speechless.
THANK YOU ever so much for your support!!!! It's overwhelming!
Just a quick note: in the launch madness, we made two errors on Early Bird Specials,... Read more