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A project in Baltimore, MD by Dave Taylor

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A guide to successfully completing wargaming armies and other large wargaming projects.
Backers: 1302
Average Pledge Per Backer: $55

Funded: $72,069 of $8,000
Dates: Mar 16th -> Apr 15th (30 days)
Project By: Dave Taylor
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Latest News

I am excited!

April 13th - via:
 I've been helping the Wargames Illustrated team set up at Salute this afternoon (UK time), grabbing some dinner, and then chatting with friends and colleagues after that (in the bar, of course, because that's what you do). I've just returned to... (Read More)

The Tanith are here to save the day!

April 12th - via:
I'm really excited about this entire project. I'm also incredibly excited to be able to include the Tanith First & Only! Thank you to everyone who has been spreading the word and reminding folks that there are only a few more days left in the... (Read More)

The Volpone 50th!

April 11th - via:
Today has been another exciting day! Thanks to all of you backers and supporters, we've been able to bring even more excited hobbyists to the campaign. This afternoon we passed the impressive number of 900 backers! We are not that far from the $52K... (Read More)

A slight detour...

April 10th - via:
 As things continue to tick along very well in this final week of the campaign, I felt I should also let you all know about something else I've been heavily involved in over the last few years - the NOVA Open Charitable Foundation. The NOCF (for... (Read More)

Prepare for some frosty bases!

April 9th - via:
It was very exciting to wake up this morning and see that you've brought down another stretch goal! I will no begin an inventory of my Ogre army, and determine the best way to rebase them all for Warhammer: Age of Sigmar! In fact, it has been great... (Read More)

Getting the next project underway.

April 6th - via:
With things moving steadily forward, and the campaign only a handful of backers away from 800, I thought it was time to show off a few photos of the first models for the Fantasy Skirmish feature of the book. This is Willoughby, of the Eightfold Path,... (Read More)

Slipcase Covers and a link!

April 1st - via:
Good morning, everyone!I'm not much of a prankster, so you can believe me when I say, I'm excited to have passed this latest Stretch Goal! This slipcase cover will add a great level of extra quality to what will already be a quality tome. Thank you... (Read More)

It has been a busy week!

March 31st - via:
There has been quite a bit going on behind the scenes this week, and you have all been bringing more backers to the party, which is very cool. We are only about seven or eight backers away from hitting that $42,000 stretch goal that will allow us to... (Read More)

700 Backers, AdeptiCon, a Pledge Manager, and a few surprises.

March 28th - via:
I woke up this morning to discover we had passed the 700 Backer mark. I continue to be very impressed and humbled by your support for this project. Thank you all! AdeptiCon 2018I've been quite since Saturday because AdeptiCon was an incredible... (Read More)

Late Nights at AdeptiCon!

March 24th - via:
AdeptiCon is a wonderful convention. This is my 13th year at the show, and that means the best part is getting to hang out with old friends and chat. Today I had the chance to do just that, very cool. Tonight, once all the tournaments were finished,... (Read More)

Adding a little boost.

March 23rd - via:
We have almost reached the $37,000 stretch goal - adding a feature on the Blood Pact army to the book. Very excited about making that happen, thank you all for sharing the project with your wargaming friends! Now that we are close, I can add the... (Read More)

Finally on my way!

March 22nd - via:
Just a quick update this morning. After yesterday’s East Coast snow storm caused two of my flights to be canceled, I am finally on my way to AdeptiCon. I’ve been going to AdeptiCon since 2005, and it is definitely my favorite show of the year.... (Read More)

Elaborate Feature Photos are a go!

March 20th - via:
That's pretty exciting. This is the EIGHTH stretch goal you have pushed aside, and we still have three more weeks to go!I have quite a few more ideas for future stretch goals that range from quality enhancements to the printed book, to backer only... (Read More)

Over 500 Backers and...

March 19th - via:
  We have broken through another stretch goal! Now the book will also include a feature on the Blood Rage boardgame (from CMON), covering ways to plan out your painting when tackling one of the modern day 'beasts' of a miniatures-heavy game. ... (Read More)

Thank you all for your patience and support!

March 18th - via:
Yesterday was a very busy day. After posting the update yesterday morning, I drive up to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, to attend Cold Wars (a convention hosted by the HMGS) and hand out a couple of hundred promotional postcards for the campaign. A big... (Read More)

I set them up and you knock them down!

March 17th - via:
 Two stretch goals passed overnight! I'm pleasantly stunned this morning. Thank you for all your support and for continuing to share the campaign far and wide!  Now that we have these two out of the way, the next is the opportunity to turn the PDF... (Read More)

Clutching the cold hand of Death

March 16th - via:
Thank you once again! The second stretch goal has fallen, and I get to add one of my favorite Warhammer armies to the book, the Knights of Morr. This army made it to the final stages of competition in the Armies on Parade event in Chicago in 2012 (I... (Read More)

Praise be to the Omnissiah!

March 16th - via:
I am absolutely amazed and humbled by the response to the idea of this book. I'm so glad that so many of you are onboard for this cool journey. You have unlocked the first stretch goal. Now I'll be able to add a feature on the Mechanicum/Adeptus... (Read More)

Thank you! I better start writing...

March 16th - via:
Thank you, everyone, for taking this leap of faith and helping me put all the thoughts I have in my head down on paper. I enjoying talking about toy soldiers a lot, and helping people with their projects, keeping up their enthusiasm, and seeing them... (Read More)

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