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Battle of Britain

A project in Brighton and Hove City, UK by Will Townshend, PSC Games

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A remastered and upgraded version of the old, much loved TSR classic Battle of Britain by Richard Borg
Backers: 1088
Average Pledge Per Backer: £83

Funded: £90,771 of £15,000
Dates: Jul 13th -> Aug 11th (30 days)
Project By: Will Townshend, PSC Games
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Latest News

Gloster Gladiator Stretch Goal unlocked!

July 29th - via:
Gloster Gladiator Stretch Goal unlocked! A Gloster Gladiator model for everyone - this model will not be available in the retail version of the game. Cheers Will    (Read More)

New pledge level available - the "Dowding" deluxe painted set!

July 28th - via:
New pledge level available - the "Dowding" deluxe painted set! GBP 150 gets you one copy of Battle of Britain with hand painted airplane models with roundel, cross and tail marking decals applied. All 21 model airplanes in the retail game plus the 4... (Read More)

Bolton Paul Defiant unlocked!

July 27th - via:
Bolton Paul Defiant unlocked! Everyone gets a Bolton Paul Defiant model - this will not be in the retail version of the game. You can also buy additional packs of 2 Defiants for GBP 1.95 in the add ons section Cheers Will  (Read More)

Extra Stukas and Blenheims now available as addons!

July 26th - via:
I know you lot want to be able to add on Stukas and Blenheims, so.................... Pack of 2 Ju 87 Stukas GBP 1.95 Pack of 2 Blenheim Is GBP 2.95 Cheers Will      (Read More)

Blenheim unlocked!

July 26th - via:
300 fans on Boardgamegeek - well done everyone! A plastic resin Blenheim I (fighter version) for everyone. This is a Kickstarter exclusive and will not be available in the retail version Cheers Will Blenheim I  (Read More)

Stuka Stretch Goal unlocked!

July 24th - via:
Stuka Stretch Goal unlocked! Everyone gets a free additional plastic/resin Ju 87 Stuka dive bomber plane model. This model will not be in the retail version of the game Cheers Will Ju 87 Stuka  (Read More)

Oversize play mat price reduced!

July 22nd - via:
Great news! I have found a cheaper manufacturer for the oversize game board play mats and think it is only fair to pass the saving onto you backers, so I have reduced the oversize mat price to GBP 29.95. If you have already pledged GBP 45 for one,... (Read More)

Mini croupier sticks unlocked!

July 21st - via:
Mini croupier sticks unlocked! A Kickstarter exclusive for all our lovely backers WAAF not included Now, onto Stukas....... Cheers Will    (Read More)

Bf 110s Stretch Goal unlocked!

July 20th - via:
Bf 110s Stretch Goal unlocked! Wahoo! Got my Bf 110s - thanks you lovely backers!! Just to remind everyone, these are 2 additional Bf 110 models, not replacements for Heinkel 111s Cheers Will Bf 110    (Read More)

Mini croupier sticks

July 20th - via:
Due to popular demand, I've brought the mini croupier sticks back up the stretch goal ladder to GBP 46,000. I'm amazed - I thought people would prefer to get extra plane models before the croupier sticks! Pah, what do I know? Cheers Will  (Read More)

Stretch Goal love!

July 19th - via:
To celebrate the belated arrival of the great British summer (hotter today London than Athens!) and because I am unashamedly impatient to get my Bf 110s unlocked I have lowered the Bf 110 stetch goal to GBP 43,000! Don't forget these are additional... (Read More)

Extra plane packs and oversize gameboard add ons!

July 18th - via:
You can add packs of extra airplanes:- 1. Pack of 3 Spitfires GBP 1.95 2. Pack of 3 Hurricanes GBP 1.95 3. Pack of 3 Bf 109s GBP 1.95 4. Pack of 2 Heinkel 111s GBP 2.95 5. Pack of 2 Dornier 17s GBP 2.95 6. Pack of 2 Junkers 88s GBP 2.95 7. Pack of 3... (Read More)

Another stretch goal unlocked! Junkers 88s

July 18th - via:
Another stretch goal unlocked! 2 x Junkers 88 bombers to replace 2 of the Heinkels Now - those lovely Bf 110s at GBP 45,000! Cheers Will Junkers 88 game piece    (Read More)

Another stretch goal unlocked! Dornier 17 bombers

July 16th - via:
Another stretch goal unlocked! 2 x Dornier 17 bombers to replace 2 of the Heinkels Cheers Will Dornier 17 game piece  (Read More)

Friday afternoon treat! Stretch goals lowered and rearranged

July 15th - via:
A little Friday afternoon treat for all our lovely backers! I've lowered the next stretch goal to GBP 37,000 to unlock 2 x replacement Dornier 17s and moved and lowered the Ju 88s and Bf 110s above the croupier sticks. So the stretch goal ladder now... (Read More)

Update on solo play

July 15th - via:
As promised, I have talked to Richard and he has been working on a solo play version, but it is still very much in development, and it still needs more testing.  It will not be as engaging as "one on one" play but will still be playable and fun!... (Read More)

Another stretch goal unlocked! Extra dice sets

July 15th - via:
Another stretch goal unlocked! GBP 35,000 - Extra sets of German and British dice [KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE] The retail version of the game comes with 6 RAF dice and 6 Luftwaffe dice but in some circumstances in particularly heavy bombing runs more than... (Read More)

Add ons!

July 14th - via:
ADD ONS:- For all the early-birders (and anyone else!) who want to add any of the other PSC boardgames to their early bird pledge, you can now add any of the following to your pledge, at no extra shipping cost:- Commands and Colours The Great War... (Read More)

2 more Stretch Goals unlocked!

July 14th - via:
Blown through 2 more Stretch goals overnight! GBP 25,000 - free RAF roundel and Luftwaffe cross stick on decals **KICKSTARTER EXCLUSIVE** GBP 30,000 - replace 1 x Heinkel 111 with 1 x Bf 109 models Cheers Will Bf 109 game piece    (Read More)

First Stretch Goal unlocked!

July 13th - via:
First Stretch Goal unlocked! 6 Spitfires to be replaced by 6 plastic Hurricanes (the real workhorse of the Battle of Britain!) Hurricane game piece    (Read More)

Wow - funded in under 5 hours!

July 13th - via:
Wow - funded in under 5 hours! Huge thanks to everyone Now, lets get cracking on those stretch goals......... Best wishes Will  (Read More)

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