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Slumbering Oblivion: Cthulhu inspired game miniatures

A project in Hardyston, NJ by Reclusive Phoenix (fka Warchild40k)
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Creature miniatures inspired by HP Lovecraft's Cthulhu mythos and first step in a new sci-fi and horror based tabletop war game.
Backers: 161
Average Pledge Per Backer: $94

Funded: $15,057 of $10,000
Dates: May 14th -> Jun 13th (31 days)
Project By: Reclusive Phoenix (fka Warchild40k)
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Latest News

Pledge Management and Fulfilment

June 12th - via: kickstarter.com
As we are approaching the end of the KS folks are likely curious about how they will be able to manage their pledge and when fulfilment will start. So here are the basic steps in the near future:   Step 1 – Waiting Period   There is a two week... (Read More)

A simple mission...Final Page

June 11th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Weapons of Cthulhu’s Army - Fear

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Without a doubt, the most powerful weapon in Cthulhu’s arsenal is the ability to tap into the primal fears of humans. There are many theories on why this is possible. The most popular being, since Cthulhu has existed on Earth for so long, that his... (Read More)

An early start...

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
One of my goals with this Kickstarter is to fulfill as quickly as possible once it ends. Like you, I've backed projects and one of the things that is hardest about backing is waiting months (or longer!!) for the KS to fulfill its pledges.  That's... (Read More)

A simple mission...page 4 (public repost)

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Can things get worse for our hero? Simple answer, yes! Page 4  (Read More)

History of the Future - Part 4

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Aftermath and the Damaged Earth of Slumbering Oblivion In the months following the submergence of R’lyeh, there was silence from the sea. Humanity began to slowly rebuild and reclaim the severely damaged Earth. The planet is now covered in... (Read More)

New Pledge Level - All-in Collection A

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
I've posted a new pledge level for the completionist types. This will have all the miniatures in collection A as seen in the graphic. This is 21 miniatures in total! In addition it is also a little cheaper than buying them all separately.  All that... (Read More)

Passed $13K!

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Nice Work!So we are now passed $13,000 which means Damsumah is unlocked in all his scaley glory.  I've updated the pledge map as well as moved him into the add-on section. Since we only have one miniature left to go in Collection A, the might Pirig... (Read More)

15k Freebie Stetch Goal!

June 5th - via: kickstarter.com
I know getting free stuff is always a fun part of a KS. I've been where you are :)  So I crunched some numbers and if we can reach 15k then I will give every backer at the $12 or above level the ability to choose a single miniature from the graphic... (Read More)

Upwards we go!

June 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Good morning/afternoon/evening! As of this writing we are just past $12,000 and continuing to climb!  Yesterday was a great day as not only did we fund but two additional miniatures were unlocked. These two nice fellows were set free yesterday and... (Read More)

Funding goal reached!

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
In case you missed it we crossed the funding goal a few minutes ago! With 9 days left to go there are still lots of miniatures left to unlock. I'll be doing several updates to the site over the next day or so to make sure everything is updated... (Read More)

A simple mission...page 4

June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

New Pledge Level - Grab Bag

June 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
I've added a new $100 pledge level called Grab Bag which provides some additional flexibility in selecting which miniatures you want if the miniatures in existing pledges don't float your boat. You can select any four (4) $12 miniatures and any two... (Read More)

A simple mission...page 3 (public repost)

June 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
The situation continues to deteriorate.. Page 3  (Read More)

Weapons of Cthulhu’s Army - Psychic

June 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
One of the more prevalent and powerful weapons used by the enemy is psychic force. For some of the most powerful entities, such as the Warlocks, this is an innate ability and power that they draw upon. However, creatures without natural psychic... (Read More)

History of the Future #3 - An Unexpected Reprieve

May 30th - via: kickstarter.com
All looked lost until the unexpected took place and R’lyeh inexplicably sank several months into the invasion. Up until this point the war had been going poorly for humankind. Civilians were evacuated to the lunar colonies where possible and those... (Read More)

Shipping Update for UK/EU backers

May 29th - via: kickstarter.com
I have updated information for UK/EU backers and have updated the FAQ. I was able to work out a deal with Rob at Mierce to have them ship for the UK and EU backers. It was a tough and arduous discussion full of points and counter points which nearly... (Read More)

A simple mission...page 3

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

A simple mission...page 2 (public repost)

May 27th - via: kickstarter.com
In this next installment, things take a turn for the worse... Page 2  (Read More)

Weapons of Cthulhu’s Army - Advanced

May 26th - via: kickstarter.com
The weapons used by Cthulhu’s host range from the mundane to the esoteric. Many of the most powerful are based on advanced technologies that harness various forms of energy. Following are some of the most common weapon types:   Gas Compression  ... (Read More)

Army of Cthulhu Hierarchy

May 25th - via: kickstarter.com
We’ve seen a lot of different beasts on the Kickstarter, but how do they relate to one another on the battlefield? What are their capabilities? Which ones command?   ----begin report---   According to documentation obtained from a joint study... (Read More)

New Miniatures and Pledge Level

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Project UpdatedHey Everybody. Ok so I decided to give the project a shot in the arm to try and get this moving quicker.  One thing I've learned is for a KS you need to be prepared to adapt as necessary. So with that said I've made some changes. What... (Read More)

Correction to Shipping Update

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Sorry for the additional update but I pasted in the wrong info on the last update. It is correct in the FAQ now as well. The last post was missing the lowest tier of shipping which naturally is what most people will fall into with the current pledge... (Read More)

Shipping Update

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Updated Shipping PricesHi All! I was able to get better shipping prices and have updated the Shipping FAQ. Here are the updated prices: Just One Pledge Level - plus one or two other small miniatures and stays under 8 ounces US: $4   Canada: $10  ... (Read More)

History of the Future - Part 2

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
All Out War With Humankind  The world of Slumbering Oblivion takes place nearly 100 years after the city of R’lyeh first rose from the depths. The intervening time saw mankind nearly wiped out by the enemy. The horrific creatures from the sea... (Read More)

New Pledge Level - Hold the Fish

May 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
I made some additions to the front page. I have unlocked the next 4 miniatures for a few reasons. Primarily so I could create another pledge level that consists of miniatures that are not Deep Ones. This will add variety and may attract backers who... (Read More)

A simple mission...page 2

May 21st - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

A simple mission... (public repost)

May 20th - via: kickstarter.com
One of the things I like in my games is rich history, background and lore. I want to know as much as I can about the game worlds I play in. From the first moment I had the idea for Slumbering Oblivion I knew I wanted good stories and deep background... (Read More)

Weapons of Cthulhu’s Army - Mundane

May 19th - via: kickstarter.com
While the forces of Cthulhu have access to advanced technology, not all of the entities use them. The reasons range from a lack of trust to a basic lack of intelligence. Just like the human armies with access to technology such as nuclear weapons,... (Read More)

History of the Future - Part 1

May 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Over the course of the Kickstarter I will be posting some of the history and background of Slumbering Oblivion to give a feel for the world these creatures and their human defenders inhabit. Here is the first part and I'll post something new about... (Read More)

A simple mission...

May 15th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Day One...

May 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi All! So we are 24 hours into the KS and we are around 13% funded which isn't too bad for a first KS from a new company. I'm confident we'll get funded but would certainly like it to be  sooner rather than later so we can get into some of the... (Read More)

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