Darklands: First Edition

A project in Mansfield, United Kingdom by Mierce Miniatures

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In the dark lands, YOU command the hosts of man and beast that your ancestors once did for power, glory or just to survive...
Backers: 566
Average Pledge Per Backer: £245

Funded: £138,533 of £20,000
Dates: Sep 24th -> Oct 17th (24 days)
Project By: Mierce Miniatures
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Latest News

£137,500 Stretch Goal - Eikovra, Ikon Warrior

October 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Here's a cheap and cheerful stretch goal to get us a bit further... a Sávrar host banner bearer, Eikovra the Ikon Warrior, set at £137,500 - which is not far away! Click on the image for a larger version Eikovra is a commander and will stand on a... (Read More)

£155,000 Stretch Goal - Hedroc of Carn Maen on Hound-Horse

October 17th - via: kickstarter.com
We're just under £130,000 so that's the Gabrax in the locker; we're close enough to £130,000 to ensure that goal will be met in the next three and a half hours. Thus, the goat-men are funded! Fantastic work everyone! So, what's at the next stretch... (Read More)

£150,000 Stretch Goal - Loyal Guard

October 17th - via: kickstarter.com
Broga makes it to the party! £125,000 has now been passed and that means our first Wereofor will definitely be produced. Thus, you can purchase him to your heart's content - or, of course, be lazy and get him for free in the Nobles Set! With that... (Read More)

Useful Things to Know and See

October 17th - via: kickstarter.com
As this is the last day, here's something that should help everybody, old backers, new backers, cancelled backers and even those that are peeking over the fence to see what's going on! Amazing DealsThere are some truly amazing deals to be had on this... (Read More)

The Darklands Kickstarter Comes To Victorious Close

October 17th - via: beastsofwar.com
The Darklands Kickstarter is coming to a close and it's filled with some awesome Dark Age creatures and peoples. See what you think of some of them within. (Read More)

Encounter, Skirmish and Battle Hosts!

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
With stretch goals being knocked down very quickly at the moment, I'm afraid we just can't keep up graphically - but that doesn't mean we can't give you more unlockable encounter and skirmish hosts tonight, though! As well as that, we've got a couple... (Read More)

£145,000 Stretch Goal - Gomagg, Giant

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Hurrah! The Wolfborn - set at £120,000 - have now been unlocked and will DEFINITELY be produced! So, on to the next stretch goal. We're knocking them over like nine-pins at the moment! Set at £145,000, Gomagg is an absolutely MASSIVE giant for the... (Read More)

£122,500 Stretch Goal - Mälmord, Mountain Troll

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Now here's something to throw at you... a quick and cheerful stretch goal that we're almost certain to knock over to get that total moving! Mälmord, a Mountain Troll for the Norse! Click on the image for a larger version Mälmord is a Bergrisi, a... (Read More)

£140,000 Stretch Goal - Dawn of Khthon

October 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Praach is now ours to produce and yours to buy - £115,000 has been passed! Well done everyone, get that Gabrox! Knocking over Praach means we have a new stretch goal to aim for, of course. After a totally democratic vote yesterday on the comments... (Read More)

More Encounter and Skirmish Hosts...

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
It's time to unveil a couple of new Encounter and Skirmish Hosts, both for the Angelcynn, and both available now - i.e., there's no need to unlock them, so pledge away! The main reason we didn't do these before was simply because of the lack of... (Read More)

£135,000 Stretch Goal - Seza, Blade-Abhorrent

October 15th - via: kickstarter.com
£110,000 has been scorched into submission thanks to the wallets and purses of many backers and their feverish owners pledging like mad pledging things - which means all you Byzantii lovers are in clover. The Legionary Contunbernium will be... (Read More)

More Unlockable Encounter Hosts!

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hot on the heels of the Gesíthas and Gabrax, infantry units for the Angelcynn and Fomoraic respectively, are a couple more unlockable encounter hosts! Click on the image for a larger version As it states on the graphic, these hosts really do depend... (Read More)

£130,000 Stretch Goal - Baagath's Herd

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
£105,000 has been and gone and that means Djiuzu, Dromedus Secundus is now yours to purchase should you wish to (and free to Nobles backers, of course)! That also means we've another stretch goal for you to aim for. With a bit of upping and getting... (Read More)

Darklands Gameplay Video and Pledge Calculator

October 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Following on from yesterday's update and Friday's video, we forgot a couple of things! Namely, the Darklands Gameplay Video and Zedmeister's awesome Pledge Calculator, which you can use to keep track of your pledge. Darklands Gameplay Video Last week... (Read More)

Over £100,000... Let's Keep Going!

October 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Guys and guyesses, We're very proud to see that the funding for this project is well over £100,000 now, and that means we need to say "THANK YOU!" to each and every one of you. You're amazing! But... we're not done yet. Let's get much further. Let's... (Read More)

£125,000 Stretch Goal - Broga, Wereofor Thegn

October 12th - via: kickstarter.com
FANTASTIC! We've reached £100,000, which means ALL of the original noble stretch goals have been achieved, and this unlocks many, many goodies - not the least of which is the "DARKLANDS, UHTRED & NOBLES" reward worth well over £1,200; yet you... (Read More)

£120,000 Stretch Goal - Wolfborn

October 11th - via: kickstarter.com
We're past £95,000 - which means the first infantry unit of this Kickstarter, the Norse Holumenn, are unlocked! Add them to your heart's content! With another stretch goal knocked over, it's time to unveil the next one. We'll be honest here; the... (Read More)

Unlockable Skirmish Hosts

October 10th - via: kickstarter.com
As promised, here's some unlockable Skirmish Hosts for you all thanks to the infantry units close to being unlocked. Get pledging guys! Click on the image for a larger version As it states on the graphic, these hosts really do depend upon the stretch... (Read More)

£115,000 Stretch Goal - Praach

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
We've knocked over £90,000 very quickly and thus we have another stretch goal for you, and another monstrous beast! Praach is the first Gabrox for the Fomoraic and a mighty beast often associated with his smaller brethren, the Gabrax... Click on the... (Read More)

Unlockable Encounter Hosts!

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
With the infantry units and some other stretch goals on the horizon, we feel it's time to update the encounter hosts somewhat - so here's three completely new encounter hosts, unlockable at certain funding points, to pledge for! Click on the image... (Read More)

£110,000 Stretch Goal - Con I Modius, Legionary Contubernium

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Some excellent news for you all: £85,000 has been reached, which ensures the awesome Mag ap Mag will be produced, and it also means we're not too far away from the magic £100,000! That's not all the news for you, of course. Knocking over another... (Read More)

£105,000 Stretch Goal - Djiuzu, Dromedus Secundus

October 7th - via: kickstarter.com
It's incredible! After an awesome weekend of pledging we've now reached £80,000 for the project, which unlocks the Sorcerers of course, and so we are very happy bunnies indeed here at Mierce Towers. So let's do some celebrating with you again by... (Read More)

£95,000 Stretch Goal - Norse Hrafnen Crew, Holumenn Unit

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
£75,000 has been reached, unlocking the awesome Danilo Cruz sell-sword freebie for anyone who's pledged £150 or over to this Kickstarter project! How cool is that! So here's a massive update for you all, the first infantry unit of this Kickstarter... (Read More)

New Reward - Skirmish Hosts!

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
It's finally time to unveil the first Skirmish Host Reward, giving you a 1,000 gold host to play games of Darklands with. You get a mix of everything in most skirmish hosts - a general, a sorcerer, a unit of infantry, a unit of monstrous infantry and... (Read More)

£90,000 Stretch Goal - Cnebba, Mægenwulf

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We've reached £70,000, which means all those beautiful female commanders will now definitely be produced! Huzzah! Let's celebrate by giving you another stretch goal, this time set at £90,000, and the first monstrous beast of this Kickstarter... (Read More)

New "THE SWEET SPOT" Reward!

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
We've now added a new reward - called "THE SWEET SPOT" - for those who have found things a little confusing and just want the best deal in one reward. That's why we've called it "The Sweet Spot"! Click on this link for a larger version of the above... (Read More)

£65,000 Free Stretch Goal - Finnan

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
As we've now passed £65,000, we can unveil the simply awesome Finnan, Exile of the Uí Néill miniature, the very first of the Érainn - the Irish! Finnan is a sell-sword that will work for any kindred, in exchange for gold of course. Click on this... (Read More)

New Encounter Host Graphics!

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
We've finally had the time to sort out some graphics for the Encounter Hosts, showing exactly what you get in each set, in terms of the miniatures at least! Click on this link for a larger version of the above image Unfortunately we just did not have... (Read More)

£85,000 Stretch Goal - Mag ap Mag

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hot on the heels of Danilo Cruz comes the next stretch goal, set at £85,000, which introduces the first Dynwocor (jabberwock-men, if you will) to Darklands and the Brythoniaid - Mag ap Mag, a Prifdynwocor, a cracking monstrous commander drawn by... (Read More)

£75,000 Free Stretch Goal - Danilo Cruz

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
As we've now passed £55,000 and £60,000 - which means both the Darklands Concept Art Book and the Commanders stretch goal will be produced - we can give you a few more to aim at! Thus, the first stretch goal to unveil (there'll be another later on... (Read More)

£55,000 Stretch Goal - Darklands Concept Art Book

September 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Amazingly, we have reached £50,000 in two days. That means three things - one, you guys are awesome; two, we're now definitely going to produce all of the generals on foot; and three, we can unveil another stretch goal! Thus, what you see here in... (Read More)

£66,666.66 Stretch Goal

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Quite amazingly, we've reached £40,000 within the first day, which of course means all of those lovely mounted Generals (and Xontór) will now be produced when the project ends. Well done everybody! As we always like to unveil stretch goals when we... (Read More)

Thank you - here's the £50,000 stretch goal!

September 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! To say that we didn't expect our Kickstarter project to be funded within an hour is an understatement. To get almost double that within the first day is incredible! We're a bit shell-shocked to be honest. We humbly thank everyone who has allowed... (Read More)

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