Escape - a boardgame in the EDEN universe

A project in Paris, France by Taban Miniatures

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Escape - Fighting for Freedom: Post-Apocalyptic survival-horror board game with 35mm miniatures. Up to 6 players in the Eden universe!
Backers: 493
Average Pledge Per Backer: $228

Funded: $112,552 of $39,000
Dates: Jun 1st -> Jul 1st (30 days)
Project By: Taban Miniatures
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Latest News

New Resin Goodies !!!

July 1st - via:
Addition of :   Marvin - Resin 15$ / Plastic 10$   Blue Kira - Resin 15$ / Plastic 10$ Jake - Resin 15$ / Plastic 10$   Jericho - Resin 15$ / Plastic 10$   (the plastic version is automatically included in the ISC Sensei and UItimate Survivor... (Read More)

No more Mini creator pledge left !

July 1st - via:
Awesome, all the 3 Mini creators have been taken ! Thumbs up for Awiya ! We will soon discover the concept this pledger has in mind for us...  (Read More)

Blue Kira unlocked !

July 1st - via:
I don't know if we will have enough time to update the Escape goodies list, but you can already ask for the resin versions of Jack and the blue Kira (15$ per model) ;-)  (Read More)

The Doors.... full resin packages

July 1st - via:
Here is a render of the doors 3D models We know that most of you want a full set of doors, and that many crazy backers have bought enough packs to do so ! We have discussed this morning with our resin suppliers to take the prices down as much as... (Read More)

Color version of Jeremy's concept !

July 1st - via:
Only one Mini Creator concept left ! Here is the second one :  (Read More)

Jack answered the call !

July 1st - via:
Let's welcome Jack among the Resistance fighters ! Come on Kira !  (Read More)

WIP Blue Fusetsu !

June 30th - via:
Here is the work in progress of the big ISC drone "Blues Fusetsu" The same at an earlier stage of sculpting, with a 36mm for scale reference :  (Read More)

New Escape goodies : Resin Oshoku and Plastic lipped bases

June 30th - via:
We have just added 2 new Escape goodies : - Resin Yellow Oshoku (15$) - Bag of round plastic bases with lip. Including 10 x 30mm diameter bases and 4 x 40mm diameter ones.Those who want to use their Escape boxes models, or resin goodies to play Eden... (Read More)

Blue Fusetsu concept !

June 30th - via:
Here is the concept of the Blue Fusetsu  Now you know where the swarm-bots come from ! Let's unlock this mechanical horror until the end of the campaign Alice (in grey) show for scale reference  (Read More)

Yellow Oshoku unlocked !

June 30th - via:
The summer will be very hot in the corridors of L.A.B 03 ;-) We have unlocked the Yellow Oshoku ! Additionally, all the "Resistance leader" and "Escape Master" pledges will get a free modular Board ! An opportunity to save 20$ of Escape goodies and... (Read More)

Mise à jour de la page en Français ! (French KS page update)

June 30th - via:
Nous avons réalisé une mise à jour de la page en français, avec le rajout des derniers stretch goals, et surtout d'une FAQ qui réponds à vos messages les plus courants Si vous avez besoin de précisions additionnelles, n'hésitez pas à nous... (Read More)

Last chance to step in the world of Escape !

June 29th - via:
Here is our second mini creator ; Jeremy ! Jeremy as designed this Resistance pilot with Stephane Louis, and we wil start sculpting the actual master model in the next days. This Kickstarter exclusive miniature will get its own Escape profile and is... (Read More)

Facebook contest winner

June 29th - via:
Our Facebook contest winner is announced !! Congratulations Julien !  (Read More)

We gonna' call Jack !

June 29th - via:
It seems that the Resistance will soon be outnumbered by the spooky ISC drones :-\ Let's call Jack to take care of the problem ;-)  (Read More)

A special gift fot our Resistance leaders and Escape masters...

June 29th - via:
As we're closing in to our Yello Oshoku stretch, here is our new offer. If we unlock the Yellow Oshoku, we will also reward the Resistance Leader and Escape Master pledges with the additionnal modular boards 3.0 !!! So let's unlock our ISC ruthless... (Read More)

Youkai - Youkai -Youkai !

June 29th - via:
3 lovely Youkais now haunt LAB 03 corridors ! Huge thanks to all our backers ... But an even deadlier ISC Drone comes behind them !  (Read More)

Puppet WIP - Clot01

June 28th - via:
Here is the first one of the 3 puppets (unlocked this morning) She pretends to be Clot01 ;-) We should ask Mohand, the "Father" of this 3 sisters  (Read More)

New Stretch Goal : Plastic Doors !

June 28th - via:
We heard the request to replace all the door tokens with an actual 3D door. Here is a stretch goal to answer : The Narrow door pack will include 15 plastic doorsThe Wide door pack will include 10 plastic doors  (Read More)

Puppets Unlocked ! New concept art unveiled

June 28th - via:
The Puppets have been unlocked and will be added to the ISC Sensei and Ultimate survivor pledges (3 different models) You can also select them at the other pledge levels within your Escape Goodies pool.(15$ plastic, 25$ resin) And now Jericho's... (Read More)

Our First Mini Creator - WIP !

June 27th - via:
Here is the work in progress for "Lawrence" Laurent has worked with our Design Studio, submiting his vision of a Resistance fighter and providing personal pictures.  Based on both Laurent and Escape universe requirements, Master... (Read More)

Carmin Kira !

June 27th - via:
Awesome new stretch goal... ISC is pure evil genius, don't you think ?  (Read More)

Escape Video : Co-operative and Solo Gameplay

June 27th - via:
This video presents the gameplay for 1 to 6 players VS the ISC.In case of solo game, the player will manage all the resistance fighters. If played with some mates, resistance fighters are dispatched among the players  (Read More)

Here comes the Master !

June 27th - via:
The original sculpt of the Puppet Master is finished. This huge model has required many hours of work, we hope that you will enjoy the result ! Sculpture by Mohand  (Read More)

Jack O'Lantern !

June 26th - via:
... He will melt all these metal drones down !  (Read More)

New Stretch Goal : Blue Fusetsu

June 26th - via:
Blue Fusetsu : You though that escaping LAB 03 would be easy with the help of the Puppet Master ?  Maybe not ! Let's unlock the Blue Fusetsu to tame this nasty Resistance  (Read More)

New Escape goodies : Abby and Carmin Samourai

June 26th - via:
2 additions to the Escape goodies pool today ! Abby for the Resistance, and the Carmin Samourai for the ISCBoth can be selected as Escape goodies for 15$  These miniatures will be provided with their Escape and Eden profile cards(English or French... (Read More)

Wormbots Unlocked !

June 26th - via:
Your KS version Escape boxe is now infested by Wormbots : All the Escape boxes will be upgraded to a total of 21 swarmbots (instead of the 16 originally planned) : - 7 flybots, 7 scarabots and 7 wormbots  - exclusively for the kickstarter version of... (Read More)

Get Jericho to break LAB03 walls....

June 25th - via:
New Stretch goal ;-)  (Read More)

New pledge available. Become a figure of Escape !!!

June 25th - via:
Not just a famous person... the real deal !!!  (Read More)

Here comes Marvin ....

June 25th - via:
Time is running short, we have decided to present you Marvin ;-)  (Read More)

Last week of Campaign ! A word from the game creator ....

June 25th - via:
Dear Visitors and Pledgers Our main objective is to develop a boardgame with highly detailed minis wich will bring more depth to the Eden world and will give to all kind of players (solo, coop fan, versus...etc.) a new way to play and replay with... (Read More)

Oshoku WIP !

June 25th - via:
We have recieved the Oshoku master today... Original model by Patrick "Artik Toys" Masson Enjoy !  (Read More)

Lots of new things coming your way

June 24th - via:
Dear backers ! So many things are coming our way in this final week of our Kickstarter Campaign. First, Kate arrives as a resin goodie. But not alone, as the Blue Ashigaru is following her tracks ! Finally, we propose you something to thank you for... (Read More)

Puppet Master unlocked ! Oshoku unveiled !

June 24th - via:
The Big one is in the box... huge thanks to all the pledgers who are supporting us from the start of the campaign ! Now, here is the true face of the Yellow Oshoku. The master sculpt of this model should reach the studio tomorrow... stay tuned !  (Read More)

Outbreaking news : Master moves one step forward !

June 24th - via:
We have got hundreds of post, e-mails and PM asking for the puppet master ! We know that many pledgers feared that this model wouldn't be released or are waiting for it to increase their pledge... Basically we need the same amount of space in our... (Read More)

Règles Escape V1 en Français

June 23rd - via:
Voici la version Française des règles 1 contre 1 du jeu escape.N'oubliez pas que la version définitive contiendra un mode solo et un mode coopératif jusqu'à 6 joueurs ! francais 1vs1.pdf N'hésitez... (Read More)

New Escape Facebook contest !

June 23rd - via:
Last week of our funding campaign... let's celebrate with a new Facebook contest. This time you have an opportubnity to win a resin copy of Miss Pamela ! Rules of engagement remains the same:1- Like on either Taban Miniatures or Eden the game... (Read More)

Resin doors : WIP

June 23rd - via:
Here is the WIP of the resin doors included in the ISC Sensei and Ultimate survivor pledges. The master models will soon be 3D printed !  (Read More)

New Escape goodies added : resin bases and Escape miniatures !

June 23rd - via:
We have added 2 new miniatures to the Escape goodies list : Courtney from the resistance (35mm tall) and the Grey kitsune, ISC drone (54mm tall)These models will be provided with both Escape and Eden profile cards ! Grey Kitsune Courtney Also, to... (Read More)

Boardgame Geek contest results !

June 22nd - via:
Our Escape contest on Boardgame Geek ended today... Congratulations to the winners !  (Read More)

The blue Kira is back

June 21st - via:
Let's raise another automated horror of the ISC The Blue Kira will be back to L.A.B 03 if we reach 105K !  (Read More)

New Resistance miniature to unlock !

June 21st - via:
You might have noticed that there was a gap between Jack and the Yellow Oshoku... Let's fill it up with Marvin... a new resitance fighter who will toast those nasty ISC bots !  (Read More)

New stretch concept unveiled !

June 20th - via:
Here comes Pamela ! Thanks to all our backers, this babe will join the Resistance...But we don't want the ISC players to be frustrated... The drones too have their pin-up ! Unlocked at 85000, and 3 of these mechanical horrors will make your survival... (Read More)

Pamela master, for your eyes only

June 20th - via:
Hello dear backers ! Pamela is really close to be unlocked, so we asked our sculpting team to show us what they got... Here you have it as a WIP !  (Read More)

Painting the flybot !

June 19th - via:
An update for our fellow painters ! : Learn how to paint the ISC drones tabletop+ level ! On this tutorial, we will explain how our studio staff achieved great results on the metallic hull of the flybot, using the famous NMM technique ! These tips... (Read More)

New stretch goal : textured bases !

June 18th - via:
Nice and easy stretchgoal today ! If we beat this one, we will order a complete set of sculpted bases. LAB 03 themed !We will swap the initial plain bases for these nicely textured ones (both for small and big Escape models).Each Escape miniature... (Read More)

2-players rules online !

June 17th - via:
As promised, you'll find in that link the rules for the 1vs1 mode, in an English PDF. This is not the final booklet, and the rules will get some fine tuning and updates before release, including the cooperative mode and the multiplayer mode. Enjoy... (Read More)

New Escape goodie : Cryogenic Tank

June 16th - via:
A new goodie has been crafted by our studio : a big cryogenic tank that will be useful to identify your mission objectives ! Available individually, or per 3 pack !  (Read More)

Painted Scarabot and Flybot

June 15th - via:
Some have noticed on Coolminiornot the post made by Mohand... For the others, here is the painted version of the small ISC critters !  (Read More)

New pledge level for 2 !

June 14th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

New pic reveal : the puppets !

June 13th - via:
As Martin was unlocked, we felt like you wanted to see more... Here are the puppets, unlockable at 80k. Enjoy ! PS : did we tell you that Pamela was almost unlocked ? :)  (Read More)

Stretch goal reached = concept unveiled !

June 13th - via:
Thanks to Martin, we reveal now the concept beyond the puppets ! These 3 resistance bots will fight nicely with the Puppet master. They can also be controlled by any other resistance pilot (Jimmy for instance)  (Read More)

Escape Facebook winner announced

June 13th - via:
Hello dear Post-Apocalyptic fans ! As promised, the name of the winner is finally known to all : Geoffrey Briggs was amongst those who shared, commented and liked our post and was randomly chosen to win this huge resin miniature ! Congratulations to... (Read More)

Martin and Dr Ito prototypes up

June 12th - via:
They are both eagerly waiting for Pamela to be unlocked... Here are some pics of their prototypes for you.  (Read More)

New graphs to show the content of the pledges and Martin around the corner...

June 12th - via:
Hello, dear Backers, We are updating right now the descriptions of each pledge to make them clearer and allow each baker to know what they are pledging for. also, a little teasing as we should be able tomorrow to show you Martin and Dr Kureiji as... (Read More)

New gameplay video - Resistance Vs ISC

June 12th - via:
Let'us unfold a round of the 1 VS 1 gameplay mode with this video !  (Read More)

New pledge level : Basic supporter

June 11th - via:
A new pledge level was created to allow people who want the goodies but not the Escape : the game. For $10.00 Basic Supporter is equivalent to a minimum price for our goodies. You can then increase it up to amount of your choice and get anything you... (Read More)

New stretch goal !

June 11th - via:
This one comes from the dark corners of the lab  and feels like even the walls are brought to life to prevent you from escaping ! The Green Youkaïs are coming to reinforce the swarm bots in the multiplayer mode to prevent the Resistance from going... (Read More)

More videos !!!!

June 11th - via:
And finally, videos for Jimmy & Freedom and Duncan !  (Read More)

More fluff and rules videos

June 11th - via:
And here is Ashton !!  (Read More)

New Background videos (and glimpse to some gameplay tricks !)

June 10th - via:
Hello dear Escapists ! Following popular demand, here are our first short video about the Resistance chief commander, Alice ! You will know more about her past but also what makes her your perfect leader ! Enjoy !  (Read More)

Doors unlocked and new stretch goal !

June 10th - via:
First and foremost, thanks so much for your support. We're happy to add the doors to all ISC Sensei and Ultimate survivor pledges for free. They are also unlocked for purchase in the other pledges. Martin is next in queue, help us unlock our... (Read More)

Escape Contest on facebook !

June 9th - via:
Win a resin copy of the Puppet Master ! We want to celebrate this way the first week of our Escape crowfunding campaign ! The game is funded and we are now going on for the cool stretches goals ! Rules of engagement : 1- Like on either Taban... (Read More)

Creeping closer !

June 8th - via:
Here are the prototypes of the ISC critters : the Swarmbots... This mechanical vermin will try to outnumber your Resistants as they fight their way out of L.A.B 03 ! Once unlocked, the wormbot will be added to the swarm !  (Read More)

One more survivor joins the Resistance !

June 7th - via:
While working on the layout of our injection molds we found an empty spot next to the Yellow Oshoku ! We will take advantage of it to introduce an extra fighter for the resistance : "Jack".The original sculpt, additional production and packing costs... (Read More)

Page Escape en Français - Mise à jour ! French Escape page updated !

June 7th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Say Hello to the Doc !

June 7th - via:
Ito Kureiji has been unlocked ! Thanks and congratulations !  (Read More)

D-DAY anniversary outbreaking News !

June 6th - via:
New limited pledge (50 units) To acknowledge all who are supporting us since the beginning of our campaign and in tribute to others who fought for freedom on a 6th of June... we have added this limited pledge level :   Overlord special - 280$  -... (Read More)

New stretch goals, New goodies !

June 5th - via:
New goodies  ! We have added 3 Escape goodies to the existing pool. All avaialble right now for the pledges "Resistance Leader" and above : Dr Ito Kumeiji - Resin version - 15$L.A.B 03 terminals set 2 different models x 2 - Mission objectives, resin... (Read More)

Resistance prototypes and Dr Ito Kumeiji WIP !

June 5th - via:
Product sneak peek Here are the prototype of the resistance miniatures included in your Escape gamebox ! As those who are allready familiar with the Eden universe will notice, Ashton, Alice and Duncan have been converted to give them an Escape... (Read More)

New Escape goodies and stretch goal details !

June 4th - via:
New selection of Escape Goodies :  Escape 2in1deluxe : Eden universe and rulebook (152 pages, full color, Hardcover) + a deck of profile, missions and tactical cards that will allow you to use your Escape miniatures to play one of the best... (Read More)

Big thumb up and new visuals !

June 4th - via:
First of all, thanks everybody for your fantastic support : the game box has been funded in less than 60h ! We will inform our plastic supplier and start working on the first tooling design right now.  Thanks to those who keep on supporting us... (Read More)

Pledges and Stretch goals pathfinder !

June 3rd - via:
Dear Backers ! Following the many messages asking for a clearer view of the Pledge contents and a follow-up of the stretch goals, we have designed the following arrays. Check the picture below to know which reward you will get at each pledge level :... (Read More)

Page Kickstarter Escape en Français - French Escape KS page

June 2nd - via:
Nous avons créé une page web en version Français, à l'attention des internautes souhaitant obtenir le jeu dans cette langue   Vous pouvez la visionner ici Nous vous recommandons en particulier la vidéo décrivant le jeu d'origine  réalisée... (Read More)

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