Planet Defiant: Onslaught of Vanas (Relaunch)

A project in Fortuna, CA by Pangalactic Entertainment

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Onslaught of Vanas is a sci-fi horror survival boardgame set in the far future where teamwork is the only way you can make it out alive
Backers: 243
Average Pledge Per Backer: $132

Funded: $32,162 of $30,000
Dates: Sep 17th -> Oct 20th (33 days)
Project By: Pangalactic Entertainment
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Latest News

PnP For Backers!

October 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey everyone! We're down to the wire and so far staying above funding, which is awesome! We can't thank you guys (and gals) enough for supporting us through this amazing journey. It is our dream to make Planet Defiant a reality and to one day have... (Read More)

Fan Art Friday 10-18-13!

October 19th - via: kickstarter.com
This is a very different Fan Art Friday from the past. Normally, I paint or draw something for the fun of the group and search our forums for fan art. After that, I post it all here after doing a write up on some lore and concepts/art from Planet... (Read More)

Full Circle

October 18th - via: kickstarter.com
As we near the end here, we thought it would be fun to show you some of the aliens that didn't make it into this Kickstarter. We had tons of great ideas for various aliens but unfortunately not all could be included due to costs. Let's take a look at... (Read More)

Final Days

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey all! We wanted to express our thanks again to everyone for the support they have giving us so far. We are super excited as we come close to these final 48 hours. We believe we have a good surge left in us for these last two days but we wanted to... (Read More)

In-Depth Look With Phil #3

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
 So here we are with the third "In-Depth Look With Phil". This one should be exciting! We are going to be covering story cards in this in-depth look but we have a bit of a surprise for you as well in that we are also going to show you their... (Read More)


October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
We wanted to show you all some concepts of an alternate version of our cards and character sheets that may end up being our final design. We thought we would get your opinions on which designs you liked more. Here is our current character sheet:... (Read More)

In-Depth Look With Phil #2

October 12th - via: kickstarter.com
 Welcome to our second "In-Depth Look With Phil". This time we are going to discuss our battle board system. The battle boards are of course in prototype stages and will go through a lot changes still as we make each unique and fun. With this... (Read More)

Early Bird Universe

October 12th - via: kickstarter.com
The popularity of the Universe tier has been amazing and we have already gone through the 100 early birds we offered! There are still numerous early bird Onslaught and Supernova people who haven't had the chance to check out the new tiers. How do you... (Read More)

Stretch Goals

October 12th - via: kickstarter.com
So we are back above 35k again thanks to all of you! Hopefully we can keep this trending and knock out the 40k goal next! Now is a good time to announce our surprise for the 40k stretch goal Alpha alien! As soon as we hit our 40k stretch goal we are... (Read More)

Fan Art Friday 10-11-2013!

October 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Spider Girl Fan Art (Property of Marvel) Above you can see that I stepped my painting game up a bit with today's Fan Art Friday. This original art piece of Marvel's Spider Girl was a much needed change from the epicocity that is Crab Man (he's just... (Read More)

New tier levels!

October 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Time to breath some new life into the campaign! Over the course of this adventure we have had many suggestions and lots of feedback. Two important ones in particular were that many felt the value of the add-on miniatures could be better and the other... (Read More)

Tiers and EU Shipping

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello everyone! We have some good news for you. Due to popular demand we have made some new tiers for the international backers that will bundle up multiple copies to save on shipping. We also had some requests for a retail tier for stores which we... (Read More)

Worlds Collide

October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
We mentioned we had some surprises in store for you with the stretch goal aliens and now we are going to let one out! Some of you felt it coming... The unthinkable has happened. The walls between realities have been weakened, two universes have... (Read More)

Fan Art Friday 10-4-13

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Alright, so today's Fan Art Friday will have a new Crab Man painting I did that will hopefully inspire some other people to throw down some art for next week! Below that is the Thrapa's early concept art next to our final piece of art that is being... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Down!

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to you all we have our first stretch goal achieved giving all Supernova and above tiers the 10 card Story Expansion! These will have a new story arc that we are super excited to start writing up and will total 30 more unique stories. Next on... (Read More)

In-Depth Look With Phil

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
We appreciate you coming to read this new post and can't thank you enough for backing Planet Defiant! Second, welcome to the first “In-Depth Look With Phil!” In this update we will be talking about Item Cards and if you've read the Rulebook you... (Read More)

First Backer Goal

September 28th - via: kickstarter.com
We have reached our first Backer Goal of 250 backers getting everyone the day and night double sided battle boards! We are super excited for these and wanted to thank you all again for your amazing support. It is now time to move on the next backer... (Read More)

Fan Art Friday 9-27

September 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Hey guys!Another Fan Art Friday is here and another day with nothing to show. With our growing number of backers I hope FAF becomes more popular! Anyway, I would like to take the rest of this update to show you some insight into the process that we... (Read More)


September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
We funded today! We would like to thank everyone who have got us to this point. You have all been very helpful and supportive from our first launch to our current relaunch and are the reason we are successful up to this point. Now we get to move on... (Read More)

Backer Goals

September 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We have had many requests for backer related goals based on the number of backers we have. We thought this was cool idea to implement next to our current stretch goals and we had a fun way we wanted to do it. As mentioned before we really enjoyed the... (Read More)

Battle Boards!

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
We have heard lots of great ideas so far! We can tell a lot of you are very enthusiastic for new boards. We are going to continue where we left off in the previous updates in our forum at http://forum.planetdefiant.com/ We hope to see you all there!... (Read More)

Contest Canceled

September 21st - via: kickstarter.com
Well we were made aware through another backer that Kickstarter does not allow contests through their site unfortunately, something we overlooked. So we will have to cancel that portion of the update. We would still love to hear more ideas for the... (Read More)


September 21st - via: kickstarter.com
We have decided to do another contest for our backers! We have had quite a few requests for new battle boards. We thought this was a great idea as well and wanted to involve all of you who are helping to make this game a possibility. How this will... (Read More)

Fan Art Friday #1!

September 21st - via: kickstarter.com
That came faster than I anticipated, I seriously can't believe we're only about $3,200 away from goal and it's already the first Fan Art Friday! Unfortunately I cannot find any submissions so far. So for tonight I will leave you with some information... (Read More)

So close!

September 19th - via: kickstarter.com
We are nearing 90% funding all thanks to you guys and girls! We are super excited to be almost funded so we can begin knocking out those stretch goals. If you wanna help us out even more, we would love to make it on the awesomegamingprojects list!... (Read More)

Holy Zoinks Crab Man!

September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Holy zoinks Crab Man! What an overwhelming amount of awesome wrapped in amazing! Who knew we'd round out almost 70% of our goal in less than 15 hours. You guys are definitely the best. Below is a thank you image drawn by our Lead Character Artist and... (Read More)

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