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Battle Systems™ Sci-fi Modular Terrain

A project in Birmingham, United Kingdom by Battle Systems Ltd

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Sci-fi terrain for 28mm tabletop games. This is pre-punched card that is easy to assemble with no cutting, painting or gluing required.
Backers: 1653
Average Pledge Per Backer: £133

Funded: £219,973 of £21,000
Dates: Nov 1st -> Dec 1st (31 days)
Project By: Battle Systems Ltd
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Latest News

Late Pledges Available for Fantasy Wargames Terrain Kickstarter

August 6th - via:
Since that preview was published, Battle Systems has added a lot of terrain to the Kickstarter, including a third option for the base ??75 pledge ($91.12 USD at time of writing), The Citadel. All base pledges ship with a huge assortment of free stretch goal terrain pieces. (Read More)

Unboxing the Battle Systems Kickstarter…Part 1

August 11th - via:
I had a rather heavy box arrive last week, which turned out to be my fulfilled order from the Battle Systems Sci-Fi Terrain Kickstarter Project (it’s amazing just how heavy cardboard can be!) (Read More)

More Walls!

December 1st - via:
Infested Walls... Add on at £4 available from £216k. Ok so it's been on the cards for some time now, but I think we can be assured that this is one that many will want... A set of Walls that have been either infested by an alien presence or... (Read More)

Bunker Add-on components

December 1st - via:
Ok, so the hardest part is getting the bunkers to the right ratio on a set. This is what we have been slaving over and testing the past few hours. Bunker Base Set Add-On £40 Straight Wall x16 - Corner Wall x16 - Inverted Corner Wall x10 - Two-Way... (Read More)

Fall back! Fall Back! Take cover in the ...

December 1st - via:
BUNKER!!! Ok, so it's here, some of you guessed right, it's the bunker. The bunker is a set of outer walls that connect directly to the standard wall clips!  Simply set floor tiles up in the shape you want, then surround them with your standard... (Read More)

Get ready for a bright future :D

December 1st - via:
Tired of walls covered in grime and horrible alien blood? Uncomfortable performing surgery amongst rust and decay? Then you need our shiny, spanky clean walls! Each set comes with 3 walls, 1 doorway and a blast door. The Clean Wall set will be... (Read More)

Update to Update 28. lol

December 1st - via:
So... there is some confusion over the Stretch Goals after the KS, Below is a comment I made (in the comments section to clarify a few questions :o) Stretch goals are for the KS, the whole point of stretch goals is to get people to back you now and... (Read More)

Sneak Peek...

December 1st - via:
Ok, so tiny update, anyone want to hazard a guess at what's coming... Hmmmm, corner of something???? hmmmm, top of something?????  Yep, that's all you get for a bit... Colin :o)  (Read More)

Post KS activity... "What, but we haven't finished yet" :o)

December 1st - via:
True we are now in our final hours, but we are thinking ahead and want to let you know how we plan keep you informed. And on the 31st day they rested... Yes on the first day we will rest from what has been a massive task. We had a plan and hopped we... (Read More)

Stretch goals 25 and 26

November 29th - via:
Stretch goal 25 is a re-skin of one side of all of the turbine parts so that it can be reversed for battle damage. Stretch goal 26 is free counters. These have been squeezed onto the Turbine Sheets and Additional Ramps sheets so they're extras if you... (Read More)

Two more stretch goals then off to bed...

November 29th - via:
Just put two more stretch goals up. The first is for more free stuff and the second is the much asked for Battle Table re-skin! (Please note: Anyone who says "ugh, not more free stuff!" will be immediately stuffed into a trash compactor!) The Battle... (Read More)

This is the update that you're looking for :)

November 28th - via:
You asked for it and here it is :) We've uploaded a new video which answers a few questions that you've raised such as 'how tough is it?' and 'what do I do with all these ramps?' You'll find it on the front page, it's the second video in the How it... (Read More)

This is not the update that you're looking for...

November 28th - via:
...nope, it's a naggy one. We've noticed some of the new guys have forgotten to add postage. The postage is on the pledge levels and is either UK or RoW (rest of the world). Add-ons are free from postage or have the postage included in the price. If... (Read More)

Hangar on a minute... What's this...

November 27th - via:
Close, but no prize. It's the... DOCKING BAY... Okay, so we have been showing sneak peaks for a few days now and dropping hints, but it's finally here. Finished literally about an hour ago and photos 30 minutes ago as I write this. The Docking Bay is... (Read More)

Tiny tiny, update of a sneak peak...

November 26th - via:
Sneak peak... at parts... Well as I mentioned we are flat out on the new content, but here is a few close ups to keep you guessing. :o) ah, a hooky thing! Yes of course it's a ... clip? A tennis ball Rack, excellent. All work and no play... And this... (Read More)

Reactor Cell, Stasis Pod... What will yours be?

November 25th - via:
Hey Just a quick one Reactor Cell... The Reactor Cell we showed you recently was also spotted at the weekend in the play testing. However it had a slightly different look. As a mini stretch in the future we may be able to re-tool to fit on a few... (Read More)

mini update ... more photos...

November 24th - via:
Okay, so I sent a live update from the gathering yesterday and as I'm still working on new content I thought I would give you some feedback from some of the visitors. Set up used... The set up was single level and spread over 15 tiles. You could... (Read More)

Live update.... BSL & AvP

November 23rd - via:
Hey guys a very small update just to get you some pics. Been here now in Leamington-Spa for a couple of hours and played a few games on our Hulk style single level layout. Here are a few pics of the fun and I can confirm that the two systems work... (Read More)


November 22nd - via:
Well, it's been a busy one and not just on the tablet. :o) Here's what's happening. Two forces come together... It's unlikely, but if you have not already seen the AvP (Alien v Predator) miniatures game (by Prodos Games Ltd) yet then it's in its... (Read More)

Battle Systems Sci-Fi Modular Terrain Kickstarter project gains 1000+ backers

November 22nd - via:
The Battle Systems Sci-Fi Modular Terrain KS project has just gained it’s 1000th backer. (Read More)

Mini update... does what ever a spider can...

November 21st - via:
Just a quick mini update as some of you guys were asking about the possibility of having lockers that could stand in the centre of a room, so you could line them up as well as have them on the walls. We haven't made a locker for this as it would take... (Read More)

Work in progress...

November 20th - via:
... And so it's update time again... This means I need to tell you about the new stuff. Well I'm still working on that. What's actually happening is I am working on three items at once. This means I can't finish them as quickly as I normally do, but... (Read More)

Building the Sheets... Flexibility

November 17th - via:
As we approach our next goal we are working away on new content like there's no tomorrow, but this is a KickStarter and so there is a tomorrow and they come round fast when you're running one (mops his brow). Just over half way now and already we are... (Read More)

Something new...

November 15th - via:
Two strained eyeballs, 3 scalpel cuts and an ignored family later... we have something new. lol. It's the... err... flexi-door, ... err... don't have a name for it yet, but it will allow you to have a Detention Cell, Air-Lock or heavy Struts for your... (Read More)

STRONGHOLD & HULK... Add-ons... ... and postage :o)

November 14th - via:
So... over the last week there has been much discussion in the comments and also direct emails about the possibility of having a HULK option on this KickStarter. Also talk about being able to pick up an additional Stronghold set. Always eager to... (Read More)


November 10th - via:
Well we are on the cusp... When we started the KS we were hoping we would be funded within 1-2 weeks and then hit some stretch goals in the final couple of weeks. However after doing about £10k in as many minutes and being fully funded in four... (Read More)

Behind the curtain... and moving forward...

November 9th - via:
Hi All, Well we've been busy today sorting out some of the future fun for this set. We want to add additional content to the rooms. The stronghold already comes with tons of fun, but we can always add more. To give you an idea of just one of the... (Read More)

Mini update - New Pledge.... ?

November 8th - via:
Well we are having fun. It's another two stretches gone and on to the next two. As we progress through the KS, (rather more quickly than we anticipated. lol), it has come to our attention that a few people would like some more single level play. What... (Read More)

Stretch Goal time...

November 7th - via:
Hi all, We are well and truly into the swing of the KS now. Backers coming in each day at a steady pace and we are rising close to our £80K freebie. Just over £1K to go. So we are going to reveal the next three stretch goals. More height please...... (Read More)

Mini update

November 5th - via:
BANG - the Elevators have arrived... Well, actually there are also the Window Walls and the Console Converter. Available now as part of our add ons So the next stretch is a little further away as sometimes we need to space it a little. The tooling... (Read More)

1, 2, 3...

November 4th - via:
So it's still steady and you guys are smashing through the stretch goals faster than we can list them ;o)  , you must all still be on the forums and blogs :o) We give you 3 new stretch goals. These are roughly to our plan as we wanted to shift some... (Read More)

Floor tiles have landed...

November 3rd - via:
Floor tiles have arrived... Grab them while they're hot... well actually they are not going anywhere. You were asking for them, so we have brought them forward ahead of schedule. You have two options. A small set that will just expand your floor and... (Read More)

Small update - All good things...

November 3rd - via:
... come to those that wait... I was always told, I guess that's what KS is all about. We've been talking on the KS about potential future products. Now I don't want to shift the focus, but simply show what is possible with this kind of terrain... (Read More)

The mile stone, our goal - Floor tiles - Console alternate screens

November 2nd - via:
Before we hit our 3rd Stretch wanted to give you some insite into our plans for whats coming.  The mile stone We have our costings worked out on a price per sheet. In the Stronghold set you will get 33 sheets of terrain (not including stretch goals)... (Read More)

Errr, another goal. Plus suggestions and Postage

November 2nd - via:
Hi all, Well we having some technical difficulties, but nothing we can't handle. Getting the stretch goals up soon. Suggestions Lots more suggestions, again. Floor tiles as add ons are coming. We are thinking of an extension pack of 3 tiles for those... (Read More)

Busy night

November 1st - via:
Well we have had a good night and hit our first Stretch goal so every stronghold pledge gets... Wall x3 and door x1, plus a blast door of course. (Next one is at £36k) The next one will be revealed shortly after i post this update. Then we will... (Read More)


November 1st - via:
Ok, so... Thank you, times a googolplex. I've already said it, but this would not have been possible if it was not for the work of you guys over the last few months and certainly over the last few days. Just over 4 hours and funded. Amazing. What can... (Read More)

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