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Pacific Rim: Extinction

A project in Nottingham, UK by River Horse

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An explosive game of Jaeger vs. Kaiju battles where you’ll fight with huge painted miniatures.
Backers: 1290
Average Pledge Per Backer: £142

Funded: £182,978 of £35,000
Dates: Mar 12th -> Apr 4th (24 days)
Project By: River Horse
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Latest News

Titan Redeemer Unlocked; Scrapper Next!

April 4th - via:
Stretch Goal Broken! It’s the final day of Pacific Rim: Extinction on Kickstarter and we’ve only gone and broken through Titan Redeemer! This means a new expansion set is now available to add-on and it’s included free in the Miracle Mile pledge... (Read More)

Final Day Stretch Goal, Red Kaiju Dice and More!

April 3rd - via:
The time has come – there’s just over 24 hours to go until the close of the Pacific Rim: Extinction Kickstarter. We’re over 450% funded and that’s all thanks to you. Thank you for your support. Since we're so close to unlocking Valor Omega,... (Read More)

2 Days To Go...

April 2nd - via:
Hello Rangers! We hope you enjoyed the weekend break. As Pacific Rim: Extinction is approaching the final day of the campaign, we have a number of things to talk about - hopefully the first of many more to come over the next 2 days... Kickstarter... (Read More)

Pacific Rim board game designed in Lenton set to go global after more than

April 1st - via:
Pacific Rim: Extinction is a game based on miniature figurines in which robots (Jaeger) fight monsters (Kaiju) to stop the  (Read More)

Pacific Rim: Extinction - The Rules

March 30th - via:
Hey there Rangers! Today is the day - the Pacific Rim: Extinction Work-In-Progress Rulebook is now available to download! Download it herePlease be aware that the rulebook itself is still being worked on, with the graphics still being finalised.... (Read More)

We're very close to the Drone Kaiju; new stretch goals & bundles revealed, plus 2 extra components options and more!

March 29th - via:
The Drone Kaiju Stretch Goal is very nearly unlocked, so in the lead up to the weekend we want to show you what's coming up next! The Drone Kaiju is a miniature which features in one of the standout moments of Pacific Rim Uprising. We can’t wait to... (Read More)

New backer goal to unlock Free Art Print. Also, a new 3 for 2 ‘Reinforcements’ bundle!

March 27th - via:
Hi all, today we’ve got a couple of exciting things to share. First up is a new ‘backer goal’! This goal will be unlocked when we reach 1225 backers, and the reward will be given to everyone who pledges for a core set or more (so £35 or... (Read More)

Kaiju headed for Tokyo! Map artwork and 2D object hexes revealed.

March 26th - via:
Hello to all our backers, we hope you’ve had a great weekend! With Pacific Rim: Uprising now in cinemas, it was really awesome to see the new Jaegers and Kaiju in action. What was your favourite ‘Uprising’ Jaeger or Kaiju? Along with the new,... (Read More)

Scunner Unlocked; Drone Kaiju Next Up!

March 24th - via:
Phew! So, who went and saw Pacific Rim Uprising yesterday and who is going to see it this weekend? Yesterday we kicked off celebrations by unlocking a range of Kaiju and Jaeger expansions from Pacific Rim: Striker Eureka, Crimson Typhoon, Cherno... (Read More)

Coyote Tango Unlocked; Scunner Up Next!

March 23rd - via:
What a day so far! The celebrations for the launch of Pacific Rim Uprising are in full swing - so far today we've: Unlocked: Cherno Alpha, Leatherback, Otachi, Crimson Typhoon, Striker Eureka and Knifehead! Unleashed the Miracle Mile All-in Pledge... (Read More)

Slattern and Raiju Unlocked; Coyote Tango up next!

March 23rd - via:
Great news - both Slattern and Raiju have now been unlocked! Slattern is now included free in the Miracle Mile All-in pledge level and Escalation Bundle. You can also add it on for £20 individually. If that’s not enough, Raiju is also included in... (Read More)

Today we are cancelling the apocalypse! Miracle Mile 'all-in' pledge now available

March 23rd - via:
It's the big day as Pacific Rim Uprising opens at cinemas and theatres, so let's celebrate by unlocking a whole bunch of fan favourite Jaeger and Kaiju from Pacific Rim and release our All-in pledge! Unlocked: Cherno Alpha Unlocked: Leatherback... (Read More)

‘Game the Game’, Pacific Rim: Extinction with Geek & Sundry PLUS ‘all-in’ Pledge tomorrow!

March 22nd - via:
We’re really excited to share with you a full play-through of Pacific Rim: Extinction, as part of Geek & Sundry’s ‘Game the Game’ series! Watch the Jaegers and Kaiju clash in battle, one side desperate to defend the city, the other... (Read More)

Your feedback: a new pose for Gipsy Avenger, plus Q&A livestream and more!

March 21st - via:
We have something really exciting to show today, as the pose of the core set Gipsy Avenger model has been updated. We heard feedback that the original pose could be more dynamic, so we’ve had our modellers hard at work to present a new pose! This... (Read More)

'How To Play' Pacific Rim: Extinction, with Geek & Sundry

March 20th - via:
Take a closer look at Pacific Rim: Extinction in this ‘How To Play’ video from Geek & Sundry! We’re really excited to show off more of the game mechanics, and to show things in motion. Check out the Geek & Sundry video below, and let us... (Read More)

Pacific Rim Shipping - new cost estimates

March 19th - via:
We’re getting really close to the £100k mark, which will bring with it a new Kaiju — Slattern! When this stretch goal is unlocked, we’ll be producing the Slattern Expansion and also adding it to the Escalation Bundle for no extra cost! When... (Read More)

Conn-Pod and Ranger Card Overview + Ranger Pilot Cards Unlocked!

March 18th - via:
Ace! The Core Set now gets 4 new Jaeger Ranger Pilot Cards, including Amara Namani, added to it! Why are they important? Well… About Conn-Pods and Ranger Cards To recap, in Pacific Rim: Extinction every Jaeger has a unique Conn-Pod. From here,... (Read More)

Guardian Bravo and Raijin Unlocked!

March 17th - via:
With 3 weeks left of Pacific Rim: Extinction on Kickstarter we’ve got plenty of updates coming up, particularly around the gameplay and mechanics. The designer (or maybe designers) are set-up to do a live chat and answer your gameplay questions,... (Read More)

Kaiju Signature Detected

March 16th - via:
We are so close to unlocking Guardian Bravo it is unreal – but wait, KAIJU SIGNATURE DETECTED! With this breach active, when we break through the £90,000 goal to unlock Guardian Bravo, we’ll also unlock the Raijin Kaiju Expansion Set - featuring... (Read More)

Gipsy Danger Expansion added for FREE to all £65 pledge levels.

March 14th - via:
The Pacific Rim: Extinction Kickstarter is in full swing and we’ve been blown away by the support and the level of backing. We’ve received over 1,000 comments and messages of support and feedback, which we really appreciate. What we’d like to... (Read More)

‘State of Play’ Update - Where we are, and where we’re going!

March 13th - via:
It’s been a busy couple of days for all of us here at River Horse, but we wanted to take a moment to stop and properly say thanks. So: Thank you to all backers who have helped make Pacific Rim: Extinction a reality. We are delighted that we’ll be... (Read More)

Interview with game designer Alessio Cavatore!

March 13th - via:
We have just added a new section to the campaign page, called 'Videos', where we'll be adding gameplay videos and other content featuring Pacific Rim: Extinction. Right now, you can check out an interview with Alessio Cavatore, one of the designers... (Read More)

Fortune Favours The Brave!

March 13th - via:
Stretch goal broken and that’s three more 3D buildings added to your Pacific Rim: Extinction core set at no extra cost. Nice! With this stretch goal unlocked, there will now be six buildings in the core set, and each one of them will be a unique... (Read More)

So where do you want to die? Here or in a Jaeger?

March 12th - via:
Nice work – that’s another stretch goal broken and new cards added to the Bracer Phoenix and Obsidian Fury Expansion Sets respectively! You can add the Expansion Sets onto your pledge for £20 each. So what’s next we hear you ask?: NEW! Stretch... (Read More)

Update #6 2,500 tons of awesome.

March 12th - via:
Obsidian Fury is one of the antagonists from Pacific Rim Uprising and the great news is that this new expansion is now unlocked! You can add the Obsidian Fury Expansion onto your pledge for £20. Up Next: Stretch Goal: £75,000 – BONUS Bracer... (Read More)

Update #5 Hell Hath No Fury…

March 12th - via:
Nice one team, that’s another stretch goal broken. This time you are upgrading your game with two double-sided 'dense residential' or 'water' terrain pieces and expanding your battlefield with more difficult terrain.  And, as you all know, that... (Read More)

Update #4 - Let's go fishing

March 12th - via:
A brand new Jaeger has joined the fray – enter Bracer Phoenix! A true brute, Bracer Phoenix is a Mark V Jaeger that still manages to hold a place among her Mark VI successors. Bracer Phoenix is one of the heaviest Jaegers among the PPDC fleet of... (Read More)

Update #3 - The battle is not over

March 12th - via:
A second stretch goal has been reached! With this, we will upgrade the Pacific Rim: Extinction Core Set with a brand new Scenario card, Kaiju Objective Card and a Quick Play card at no extra cost. Each of these cards are a great way of expanding the... (Read More)

Update #2 In order to fight monsters, we created monsters of our own

March 12th - via:
Cancel the apocalypse - our first stretch goal has fallen! We’ve unlocked a new customisation set for the Pacific Rim: Extinction Core Set, upgrading the contents with a brand new Jaeger Upgrade Card and 2 new Kaiju Mutation Cards. Up next: Stretch... (Read More)

Update #1: RISE UP

March 12th - via:
Welcome to the Pacific Rim: Extinction Kickstarter Campaign and thank you for your support!In just 2 hours, over 500 backers have pledged to help produce Pacific Rim: Extinction and bring epic Jaeger versus Kaiju action to the tabletop. But this is... (Read More)

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