AFTERLIFE : The Shards of Liberty

A project in London, UK by Anvil Industry

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The new narrative wargame from Anvil Industry. Fast tactical game play and the highest quality miniatures!
Backers: 392
Average Pledge Per Backer: £106

Funded: £41,566 of £30,000
Dates: Oct 1st -> Oct 26th (26 days)
Project By: Anvil Industry
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Latest News

Update #22: The final 15 minutes! Pulse Mech Flight Pack Preview, and 42k stretch goal

October 26th - via:
Hey Everyone, Thanks so much for the huge support we have been getting in the past few days, Its certainly been a rollercoaster ride for us and we are almost home! Here is the Pulse Mech Flight Pack - Note that this is only at the concept stage, very... (Read More)

Update #21: Information about Add-Ons, and Swapping stuff in pledges

October 25th - via:
Hey Everyone, After the KS ends, after a few weeks when I have more renders to show people, we will be doing a survey of some kind to find out what everyone wants sent to them. If you have gone for a standard pledge level, you will let us know which... (Read More)

Update #20: FUNDED - THANKYOU! New Stretch Goals for the last 24 hours!

October 25th - via:
Good evening Backers!We are very pleased that the project is funded (and then some) with still a day to go - thanks so much for your support so far! We have some more stretch goals to aim for! Its impossible to know if we get any of these but fingers... (Read More)

Update #19: The Republic's "Instigator" Assault Recon Vehicle. Add-On details and renders.

October 24th - via:
Evening All, Thanks so much for the huge boost in support over the past couple of days, we are now less than £1.5k away from our goal and it looks hopeful the project will fund, but its not certain yet, so please tell all your friends/clubs/forums... (Read More)

Update #18: WIN a model from your pledge painted by Dwartist!

October 23rd - via:
Morning All, Your chance to WIN one of five miniatures painted by Dwartist! I am sure you have all seen the beautiful paint work on our miniatures done by Dwartist, a big fan our our miniatures, a backer of this project, and an amazing painter!... (Read More)

Update #17: CQB Pattern Goliath Preview! (WIP)

October 22nd - via:
Evening Backers,  I've been working on this brutal machine all day, still need to refine the weapons and repose it to be leaning into an aggressive forward stride/run.  Feedback very welcome!  CQB Modifications - Extra armour on the rear power... (Read More)

Update #16: Madison Yoshida, Support Pulse-Mech and UC Armoured Personel Carrier.

October 22nd - via:
Good Evening Backers! At the moment I am working a CQB variant of the Goliath Mech, armed with a Multi-Barrel Grenade Launcher and Thermal Lance/Breaching Ram. Which is coming along nicely. I am hoping to complete it tonight!Madison Yoshida and the... (Read More)

Update #15: Fire Support Pulse Mech preview, and Painted CRANE Wardrone!

October 21st - via:
Hey Everyone, Here is what I finished off today, the Republic Fire Support Pulse Mech , with shoulder mounted missile system and several different targeting arrays, This figure will deliver seriously precise firepower!still a Work in Progress, and... (Read More)

Update#14: Republic Commando Assault Specialists

October 20th - via:
Good Morning Backers (because I stayed up past midnight getting these guys ready to show off!) Here is the Work In Progress Commando Assault Specialists Unit - They are 90% completed, just need finishing touches and extra equipment/pouches added. If... (Read More)

Update #13: Assassination Pack Add-On!

October 20th - via:
Good evening Backers! We have reached 20K and an interview about the game has just gone up on BoLS which should hopefully bring more backers in! Check it out here - A... (Read More)

Update #12: Afterlife featured on Beasts of War Weekender Show!

October 18th - via:
Hey Everyone,  A few days ago I flew off to Northern Ireland to hang out with Warren, Justin and John from Beasts of War, and we filmed a segment for their awesome "Weekender" Wargaming chat show, which went out earlier today!  Welcome to the new... (Read More)

Update #11: The RULES!!

October 16th - via:
Hello Backers, I am please to present the Kickstarter preview Edition of the Rules! This is the complete preview rules for AFTERLIFE, with some sample Units and Missions. If you already have the Vanguard rules from the last KS, you will find this new... (Read More)

Update #10: First Look at Resin Prototypes

October 14th - via:
Hi everyone, we got our first batch of 3D prints in yesterday, so have some resin prototypes to show you! They still need some clean up and work before we make production moulds, but hopefully you can get an idea of the size and quality. It would be... (Read More)

Update #8: Ephraim Bolivar "The Mechanic" Preview, and logo images

October 9th - via:
Evening Backers, Some of you have asked for graphics to use as profile images and in forum banners, we have a made up a few which are attached at the bottom. I have been working most of the day on "The Mechanic" and apart from the Mechanical arm... (Read More)

Update #6: CRANE Corporation Heavy Infantry

October 8th - via:
Hey Everyone, Just a quick update tonight with a render of the finished CRANE Heavy Infantry figure. There will be 4 different poses of course - If you have any feedback on the design now is the time, as its not yet totally finalised, I can still... (Read More)

Cataclysm update and feedback request, CRANE Render Preview and Free Tokens set for everyone!

October 6th - via:
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Update #3: Kickstarter Exclusive Miniature!

October 3rd - via:
Evening backers (in the UK anyway, adjust accordingly!). We've reached £10k! We're really excited about the support we're getting from you all for Afterlife, so to say thanks we've got a treat for you. A Kickstarter exclusive miniature of Ellenor... (Read More)

We are off to a great start! Add-Ons Menu is up!

October 2nd - via:
Hey Everyone, The Kickstarter is off to a fantastic start, with 100 backers and over £8k in the first day. Thanks for your support early on!  I am working hard to finish off more miniatures and will have some new renders up tommorow. We have... (Read More)

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