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Colony 87 - The Third Wave - 28mm Sci-Fi Civilians

A project in Lincoln, UK by Crooked Dice Game Design Studio

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A third set of six 28mm Sci-Fi civilians designed for retro and modern sci-fi wargaming
Backers: 421
Average Pledge Per Backer: £62

Funded: £25,919 of £1,000
Dates: Aug 6th -> Aug 20th (15 days)
Project By: Crooked Dice Game Design Studio
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Latest News

Final stretch goal unlocked!

August 20th - via:
Wow! A few days ago, I thought unlocking Lazlo was going to be a push, but so glad that you have proved me wrong with hours to spare. So everyone will now get a total of twelve extra figs with their rewards! Thanks so much for everyone's support -... (Read More)

Final 36 hours! New stretch goal unlocked.

August 19th - via:
Morning all! Back from a busy weekend of trading at the magnificent Partizan wargaming show. It was great to chat to some of you about the future plans for our little colony.  It looks like you have busy too as we have passed the amazing 20k stretch... (Read More)

Who's peckish? Street Vendor sculpt complete

August 17th - via:
It's my birthday today! So here's a little celebratory treat for you too, as Andrew May has finished the sculpt for the Street Vendor.  Feeling peckish while wandering around the marketplace, then pick up a snack from Lazlo Zhao, peddler of... (Read More)

Homunculid Stretch Goal Unlocked!

August 15th - via:
That's another one down! You have broken through the 18k barrier, so everyone will get this creepy little fella added free to their rewards.   Next up is the Nan-O-Bot, here's a quick scale shot and a peek at the final BotCot pram design. THE OTHER... (Read More)

Out and about around the Colony

August 14th - via:
I had a quick potter with some photos yesterday using the brilliant Fogou Models buildings and an old Snapdragon sci-fi kit. Only phone images, but hopefully they show off the new wave from some different angles. HOMUNCULID SCULPT Andrew May has also... (Read More)

Just seven more days left...

August 13th - via:
Well the first week of the campaign has flown by. As usual, I am rubbish at predicting the level of interest - so have been blown away by all the support so far. Thanks so much.  SHARE MY PRETTIES! But that means we still have another seven days of... (Read More)

New stretch goals and Fungoids for all!

August 12th - via:
Thanks to all your pledges, we have achieved the 16k stretch goal - so everyone will now receive the ambulatory fungoid with their rewards.  And with us powering through the goals, I have added another four. So you now have the homunculid,... (Read More)

Cyber/Security Pledge added!

August 11th - via:
To celebrate your continued support for the project, and for us reaching the impressive 15k milestone, I have added eight new miniatures to the campaign. These have been sculpted by long-term crooked compadre - @puttymonkey - Mr Mark Evans.  While... (Read More)

The Squippet is free!

August 9th - via:
This mood altering comforter is now free to all baung junkies, flinch-heads - and backers - as we have just crossed the 14k threshold. COMING SOON So the next goal is coming soon at 15k. This will unlock TWO new add-on sets: four street gangers;... (Read More)

DAY THREE: Hover Car close-ups

August 9th - via:
Our total is creeping steadily up toward the next free stretch goal - so thanks for all your pledges. We are not far from unlocking the Feathered Hopper. HOVER CARS Here are some close-ups of the Hover Cars for you. These resin kits each come in... (Read More)

DAY TWO: Feathered Hopper unlocked

August 8th - via:
Morning all A cracking start to the day with us breaking through the next stretch goal - so there's another creature to add to you menagerie - the feathered hopper. Next up is the empathic Squippet at 14k. Many thanks for the continued support. Karl... (Read More)

C87 KS DAY ONE: 10k Stretch Goal! New Hover Car Add Ons!

August 7th - via:
The first day of the campaign has exceeded all expectations. In under 24 hours we have broken through the 10k barrier! Thanks so much to everyone for all your support. LUDO UNLOCKED So that also means that Ludo and her Ant Puppy are unlocked and... (Read More)

Horned Urz Cub unlocked! New Stretch Goals released!

August 7th - via:
Well that escalated quickly. Thanks to all your support we broke through another stretch goal last night! MORE FREEBIES With 8k reached, all backers of £30 or more get this furry fellow added to their pledge... just don't remove his zencollar.  NEW... (Read More)

6K stretch goal unlocked - Owl-Shrew nest!

August 6th - via:
Much like the new Owl-Shrews you have unlocked we are flying tonight!  This nest of wingless mole-like mammals hover through a mild form of telekinesis. Attempting to catch these darting creatures is a popular game amongst children and street... (Read More)

You must have heard of the Testudo bird...

August 6th - via:
Well that's the 4K stretch goal down. So that's a free Testudo bird to every backer.  This will be the first of a range of pets as stretch goals - perfect to be corralled by the Alien Pet Merchant. Andrew May has done a cracking job of all these.... (Read More)

Funded in 15 minutes!

August 6th - via:
I will never get used to this crowdfunding malarky. I sit nervously before the launch and wonder if anyone will turn up - and then low and behold its a blur of activity - and we end up smashing the funding target and the first pledge goal in just... (Read More)

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