Warboard, the innovative gaming mat

A project in Colchester, United Kingdom by Steve @ Warsmith.co.uk

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The Warboard is a quick, easy, attractive and cost effective playing area for 28mm tabletop wargaming and role play.
Backers: 170
Average Pledge Per Backer: £75

Funded: £12,676 of £8,500
Dates: Sep 22nd -> Oct 22nd (30 days)
Project By: Steve @ Warsmith.co.uk
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Latest News

Warsmith’s Successful Kickstarter Ending Very Soon!

October 22nd - via: beastsofwar.com
The Warboards Kickstarter is coming to a close and you can dive in and get those last few pledges before it does. Might pay to be in before the close! (Read More)

Corridors 2 - WIP 2

October 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Just about to call it a night, but thought you might all enjoy a quick look at where the 2nd corridors design is. Im currently experimenting with some different lighting options, i think there is a little too much going on/the lighting is a bit too... (Read More)

WIP - Corridors 2

October 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi again guys, I'v been busy working away over the weekend on this afternoon to bring you a WIP update of the second corridors design. Let me know what you think! Steve  (Read More)

Corridors 2 sketch

October 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Guys 'n' Gals, Less than 70 hours to go! Im currently working on finishing off the core options, heres an outline of the corridors 2 board. I have made a few small changes to the layout and i'm now currently texturing the design, i hope to start... (Read More)

More options!

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
A couple of days ago I updated the options list yet again. After being inundated with requests I added cityscape and 15mm cityscape options. Enjoy! (Read More)

Updated Options

October 11th - via: kickstarter.com
I have just mapped out the options again and increased the total available to a massive 14! ------------------------------- Cityscape 1 - Corridors 2 Cityscape 1 - Battlefield 2 Cityscape 1 - Cityscape 3 ------------------------------- Cityscape 2 -... (Read More)


October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Guys, As promised here are some measurements applied to the corridors and 15mm cityscape boards, this should give you a better idea of size and scale. P.s. Each 'tile' of the corridors boards measures 38mm/1.5' square. Steve  (Read More)

On The Table S6 Ep5: Fortunes & Glory, Fairytales & Warboards

October 10th - via: onthetable.geekandsundry.com
Welcome back to a new episode of On The Table, your table top games news source! We're showing you a whole host of awesome miniatures and games for you to enjoy and possibly add to your collection. Not only do we have far future tech from Antenocitis Workshop but we delve back into dark fantasy With Black Chapel Miniatures too. (Read More)

Multicase Visuals Update

October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey Guys and Gals, Here is a visual of the multicase as promised: To keep everything simple: - If you had already backed the Warboard before we hit the 9k mark, just add £8 to your existing pledge to receive the multicase with your order. - If you... (Read More)

Multicase Update

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi again guys, Just sorted out the multicase rewards. I have added a reward which can be swapped to by those not early birds or second mice. But for those of you who have already pledged as early birds or second mice, please just increase your pledge... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Down!

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
I'll be adding the multi-case as a reward shortly! Thanks guys! Steve  (Read More)

Revised Limited Edition Box Visual

September 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi again, Heres a visual of the limited edition luxury box after a little revision. As i had received some feedback about access to the boards. Let me know that you think. Steve  (Read More)

Warboard In Action

September 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi guys and gals, Heres a few visuals to give you an idea of the scale and what can be accomplished with 4 warboards (4'x6') and little extra scenery. The minis featured are 32m tall plus a standard 25mm base.  (Read More)

Luxury Box Visual

September 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Again guys, Thanks for all that have pledged so far, we're nearly there! 93% of the way there in fact. Anyways, I thought you might like to take a look at a visual i have put together of the Luxury box. The plan is that it will be covered in deep... (Read More)

Options Update!

September 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Heres another little thank you. I have added 2 more print choices to the options list. Steve  (Read More)

Options and Finish

September 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Guys, Just updated the main KS page with a few new bits of info and graphics. The long and short of it is: - I have agreed with the manufacturer to use a satin finish, this will further reduce any chance of shine/glare. But i'm also looking into... (Read More)

Good news from the manufacturer!

September 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Well boys and girls, Just had a great meeting with the manufacturer. Between us we have managed to figure out a way of printing a much wider varieaty of designs without significant cost increase, and no increase to backers! I need to map it out... (Read More)

The Second Mouse!

September 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Just added in a new reward at £69 as the early birds sold out before the end of day one. This reward level is limited to 50 backers and there won't be another reward added in at this level again. So grab em while you can! Steve (I'll update the main... (Read More)

Size Example

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
I have been asked a few times now via email, DakkaaDakka.com and PM about the road widths etc, so i thought i had better but this together. Its a 4'x6' 4 board setup including a few measurements to give you all a better idea of size.  (Read More)

Some test prints

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, just though that you might like to see some of the test prints. Please note that these are unbacked.  (Read More)


September 22nd - via: warsmithpress.wordpress.com
Well, i did it. The WARBOARD kickstarter campaign has been officially launched, and after only 11 mins has received its first backer! So thanks to Peter Gurnett for becoming the first Honorary Warsmith! (Read More)

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