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Mobile Frame Zero 002: Alpha Bandit

A project in Northampton, MA by Make That Thing

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The indie tabletop wargame of tiny giant LEGO spaceships!
Backers: 893
Average Pledge Per Backer: $41

Funded: $36,917 of $29,650
Dates: Mar 25th -> Apr 25th (32 days)
Project By: Make That Thing
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Latest News

Mobile Frame Zero 002: Intercept Orbit Google Hangout tonight!

April 25th - via:
I just found out that there's a Google Hangout tonight, hosted by Dark Cloud Blogs, celebrating the end of this campaign! I'm hoping to be able to make it, and I hope you will, too! —Joshua  (Read More)

$35k means Mekong instructions!

April 24th - via:
The Mekong build instructions are here!  Thanks to backers, MFØ:002 has reached $35,000!As promised, you can now download the instructions to the Mekong-Class carrier! I look forward to seeing it in the many bold colors of Terran Transit Marine... (Read More)

Too Close for Missiles! Switching to Guns!

April 22nd - via:
Mobile Frame Aces designed by DrevD, as posted to the Mobile Frame Hangar Mobile Frame Zero: Alpha Bandit is changing names!I'll be writing a blog post containing the whole story soon, but the short version is: around the same time I was settling on... (Read More)

Blood and Thunder! Victory in Space!

April 16th - via:
Mobile Frame Zero: Alpha Bandit is leaving spacedock!Thank you all, especially Wiggitybang Games, who put in the last chunk to push Alpha Bandit over the finish line! Wiggitybang and I are making some damn fine lemonade from some life-given lemons,... (Read More)

Incoming Special Edition Fleets — and Mekong-Class carriers!

April 16th - via:
The Mekong-Class Terran Transit Marine carrier makes transit into the backer levels!  Geez, MoFØs! We didn't expect the Special Edition fleets to go so fast! Soren's reaching the upper limit of what's reasonable of me to ask of him, but he's... (Read More)

Mobile Frame Zero: Alpha Bandit and Rapid Attack at PAX East... and new Special Edition fleets!

April 15th - via:
Ijad capture a station on the ground while a Mekong-class carrier makes its bold last stand high above in orbit! (photo: Flavio Mortarino)  PAX East was fantastic! Thanks to all the backers who came by to get demos and show their friends! Thanks... (Read More)

Mobile Frame Zero: at PAX East 2014!

April 7th - via:
As Mobile Frame Zero 002: Alpha Bandit crosses the 75% line, I want to take a moment to thank you guys. And I want to thank you in person, if I can! You'll be able to find me at the Burning Wheel booth, in our sister booth, the Indie Bazaar. I'll be... (Read More)

How to (Out)Maneuver

April 2nd - via:
Ranges and Maneuvering in Mobile Frame Zero: Alpha BanditI talked a bit in the last update about how to design your fleet, so I want to talk about the specifics of moving them around in this one! First, let's talk about the ruler. You'll build it... (Read More)

An Allied Kickstarter, and the Last Two Fleets

April 1st - via:
Princess Charming up on Kickstarter! Princesses with agency! Hey, pilots, captains, and engineers! I wanted to give you guys a headsup to another Kickstarter near to my heart! Anna Kreider and Josh Roby are writing and illustrating a series of books... (Read More)

Mobile Frame Zero: Alpha Bandit Ship Classes

March 31st - via:
The Liberator-class Free Colony frigate, outfitted for aggressive action. The big turret is a flak cannon for deterring incoming frames. Sketch by Richmont Gan I wanna talk about spaceships! Talking about a Kickstarter is fun. Talking about LEGO®... (Read More)

50% backed in just two and a half days!

March 27th - via:
The Inner Circle has made its presence known! The stingbeams of the Ojebed ("Gust")-class frigate can disintegrate a ship in one shot. The hardcore MoFØs have shown up, pushing the Mobile Frame Zero 002: Alpha Bandit Kickstarter to 50% in just two... (Read More)

Waking up to $13,000 of backers!

March 26th - via:
Welcome aboard, pilots, captains, engineers, and backers! The UMFL Mekong-class carrier “Dniepr”, in the colors of the United Mars Foreign Legion. Originally an advanced development of the Kelantan guard carrier, with a catapult added to its... (Read More)

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