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Modular Underground Project - 3D Dungeon Wargame Terrain

A project in Amsterdam, Netherlands by MAKI - Games

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Our Modular Underground Project aims to create affordable, hard plastic, innovative scenery for all miniature games
Backers: 730
Average Pledge Per Backer: $221

Funded: $161,314 of $35,000
Dates: Sep 6th -> Oct 6th (31 days)
Project By: MAKI - Games
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Latest News

Who brought the portable battering ram?

October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Yet another stretch goal smashed! Guys you are amazing. You could really conquer a fortress when you work all together. This is the true spirit of Kickstarter. Collaboration! Now it is time to split the loot: every backer will receive 2x Short... (Read More)

Storming the tower

October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Storming that tower proved easier than expected. However the treasure was not there. Luckily in one of the chests on the top floor you found a scroll with the directions to reach the secret passage to the Temple of the Ancients.     Next stretch... (Read More)

Let's round up some add-ons

October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Some add-ons have been quite elusive. You heard they were coming and yet nobody saw them. So here they are:       Now let's take a look at how you can use them:     In this last picture you can see a preview of a special part that will be used... (Read More)

It's raining add-ons!

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
A new record for this Kickstarter: four unlocked stretch goals in less than 24 hours.   This stretch goal unlocks yet another component for you dungeon/tower/dungeontower. This wall will be available as an add-on that will be added tomorrow to our... (Read More)

The Modular Underground Project is going up to the sky!

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
First of all we would like to let you understand how many freebies you are getting. In our first Kickstarter we did not manage to convey how convenient it was to be a backer. Most of our backers realized it only when they received the rewards. Let's... (Read More)

Let's open the doors to adventure

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Wow! Three stretch goals unlocked in a single update.     That means a ton of free parts for all of you! If you are wondering on how many parts you will receive here is a short summary:if your pledge is 2x Oblivion Sets: 2 straight + 2 curved... (Read More)

The secret of the underground tower

October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
The reinforced door opens into what seems to be a large underground cave. The cave is lit by torches and yet the ceiling disappears into the darkness hinting at its uncommon height. Chasing the end of the line of lit torches your eyes focus on a big... (Read More)

Michael Gerhardt's Ruined Wall

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Yesterday MikeG visited our stand at Scale Model Challenge. It was a pleasure to meet him again after so much time (he was a backer in our first Kickstarter and I had the pleasure to meet him in Spiel some time ago). We had a good time talking about... (Read More)

A perfect circle

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
After a few days of uneventful explorations your group of bold adventurers finally stumble into something that promises new adventures! For some reason the architecture of the tunnels has suddenly changed into a series of round shaped rooms. This new... (Read More)

Feedback on the upcoming add-on

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Once again we would like to have your opinion on two options of the upcoming add-on: the tower kit. We have two options for the battlements of our tower kit. The version on the left has slightly longer battlements that will drop below the line of the... (Read More)

Why can't we be friends?

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
New social stretch goal is out and comes with free parts for all of you. As you all know the last days of a Kickstarter are usually very hot. Let's make the last days of the MUP even hotter with this social stretch goal. Once unlocked you will get... (Read More)

New add-ons to unlock the next stretch goal

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Today has been a long day and tomorrow we be driving again to the Scale Model Challenge 2016. All our backers who would like to learn more about the MUP are welcome to meet us at our stand in the event. We will show you all our prototypes and answer... (Read More)

Scale Model Challenge 2016

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Today has been a busy day for us at the Scale Model Challenge 2016. We presented our products to the visitors of the event. All feedback from visitors and other companies were  enthusiastic. A few retailers were interested in distributing our... (Read More)

Breaking through the window

September 30th - via: kickstarter.com
You have been in front of this door for so long that you are all frustrated and bored. It is a sturdy wooden door with reinforced metal bars on it and what appears to be a complex lock. The thief in your party has been working on picking that lock... (Read More)

New Stretch goals!

September 29th - via: kickstarter.com
In 3 hours we will be entering the last week of this Kickstarter. It's time to show some of the stretch goals we could unlock if we all spread the word on this project in our favorite FB groups, Twitter or forum.       Many mysterious components... (Read More)

Pub Quix Winner & Reaper Miniatures

September 28th - via: kickstarter.com
WarmasterOJB, one of our backers, demonstrated his incredible skills and knowledge of baord games in our PubQuiz! He managed to identify in a few minutes the layout we have assembled for one of the missions of Black Plague. Congratulations... (Read More)

Pub Quiz Wednesday!

September 28th - via: kickstarter.com
A quiz for the geekest board gamers on this kickstarter. Can you guess which game is this board for and what is the name of the scenario which uses a similar configuration?          (Read More)

Three stretch goals a day, keep the doctor away

September 27th - via: kickstarter.com
Amazing, 3 stretch goals unlocked in the last 24 hours! Things are getting hot here. We have unlocked the diagonal walls, the double sided wooden floor and the 4 free dynamic walls. Unbelievable!!   Do you realize that a 10x Oblivion pledge level... (Read More)

Are you looking for Diagon Alley?

September 27th - via: kickstarter.com
After looting the thieves stash (come on, as soon as you found it, we all knew you would loot the place), you keep pushing downward in your exploration. After a while you stumble in a diagonal corridor that ends in an octagonal room, wider than all... (Read More)

Game changing news - A world of colors

September 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Even before the beginning of the new Modular Underground Project we wanted to offer the pre-painted terrain with the same quality promised in the previous Kickstarter. However we did not offer the pre-painted option on day1. We needed to reach a... (Read More)

Never again a dungeon so bare

September 24th - via: kickstarter.com
This new day of explorations gets off to a good start. After picking the lock of a door, you enter a room full of stuff of all sorts. Nobody is here but judging from the amount of chests, urns and vases you might have stumbled into a stash of the... (Read More)

Dreams of an unearthly future

September 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
After a long exploration in the dungeons, your weary group of adventurers finally find the perfect place to setup a camp to get some rest. The room you are in has an exhagonal shape and a few entrances (or escape routes if someone would try to... (Read More)

You cannot hunt vampires without a stake

September 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Our friends at Dark Gate Games did a great job with their Kickstarer for Vampire Hunters. A board game about hunting vampires in old houses and dark sewers. The game mechanics is really cool and we are looking forward to get our hands on it.... (Read More)

Two BIG NEWS tonight

September 21st - via: kickstarter.com
This is probably going to be a game changing update for this campaign. Probably the most important news for the campaign so far is that, after receiving so many requests for STL files, we have decided to make this project the first Maker-friendly... (Read More)

Claustrophobic adventurers: beware!

September 21st - via: kickstarter.com
The sense of urge that made you choose this path is growing as you move down the corridor. Suddenly the light of your torch crashes on the walls that block your path except for a very narrow passage. The air is getting heavier and as you look down... (Read More)

A sneak peek at the upcoming stretch goal

September 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Here are a couple of images to warm you up until the next stretch goal. Start planning how to fit these walls into your dungeon because we are getting close to unlock them. Any ideas on how to use them?        (Read More)

Strenght in numbers

September 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Today we enter the second half of this Kickstarter campaign. Now it's time to tip the scales and change the course of the battle to an awesome  success. Our cauldron is boiling and we are working our magic spells to achieve this goal. Still, you can... (Read More)

Spotlight on the sewers

September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
As you might have guessed from the title, this update is about sewers. In particular it is about the accessories you get in the sewers expansion. Each sewer set comes with 2 special parts: the sinkholes. To avoid the inconsistent look of a sewer... (Read More)

Buttresses all over the place

September 18th - via: kickstarter.com
As your party of adventurers moves deeper underground you pass by a section reinforced with buttresses. You feel safer from a potential collapse of the surrounding walls but beware! Who knows what creatures lurk in the shadows of these thicker walls.... (Read More)

Your new dungeon: Oblivion Starter Set & Sewers

September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
To give you an idea of how cool are the dungeons you can assemble with our kits we asked Irek, our 3d sculptor, to set up a dungeon using parts from the Oblivion Starter Set and the new Sewer expansion.       We love what Irek did for us and this... (Read More)

Down the sewers

September 17th - via: kickstarter.com
As you move along the murky waters of the sewers of Rahmsterdam you feel a tingling sensation on your skin. Standing at the T junction, you have to decide in which direction to proceed your exploration. However the decision seems to come easy to your... (Read More)

Did I just see an alligator?

September 15th - via: kickstarter.com
As you look down in the murky water of the sewers, something BIG moves under the surface at an incredible speed. Who knows what creatures hide beneath the surface? Beware! Thread lightly and pay attention not to get too close to the water. OUR FIRST... (Read More)

Alternate Walls - the solution

September 15th - via: kickstarter.com
The last poll was very balanced and everybody brought compelling arguments for each option. The majority was in favor of adding the alternate walls to the starter set. In addition several backers who asked for option 1 had the wrong impression that... (Read More)

To swap or not to swap....that is the question

September 14th - via: kickstarter.com
What better way to answer this question than to decide all together with a friendly and positive attitude? You have all been amazing, giving us comments and ideas and feedback. Let's continue this way, trusting that it is in our interest to make the... (Read More)

Deeper and deeper

September 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Yesterday was another great day for your party of adventurers. You managed to move down, past the foundations of the buildings of Rahmsterdam and reached a new level of the underground dungeon.  Unlocking this stretch goals means you will get 2... (Read More)

Another Brick in the wall

September 13th - via: kickstarter.com
The air is getting moist and you can hear the noise of running waters. Help us spread the word about the Modular Underground Project so we can rapidly move past the next stretch goal. Some of you were wondering how to assemble a big multi-level... (Read More)

One Step closer to adventure

September 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Taking the last step downward you have reached a new level of this underground complex. The architecture around you looks different, simpler and more crude in its design, meaning you have reached the foundations of the buildings above you. All... (Read More)

Another freebie unlocked & a sneal peak

September 11th - via: kickstarter.com
You have smashed another stretch goal and it's time to move forward. This means you will get 6 dynamic walls (4 large and 2 small) for each Oblivion Starter set you have. For example, you will get 18 dynamics walls if you have selected the 3x... (Read More)

Stairway to Heaven

September 10th - via: kickstarter.com
You got your stairs but some of you wondered: how high can you go with the Modular Underground Project? Well, you can reach heaven if you choose to do so. However, since your party of adventurers is currently underground we have chosen to show you... (Read More)

Stair Wars: a New Step

September 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Good morning backers! It is a sunny weekend in Amsterdam. All is quiet on the Eastern front and we are ready to share with you one of the best features of our MUP. Extra Step Are you wondering why did we create this extra step? The answer is easy: to... (Read More)

Another one bites the dust

September 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Another stretch goal bites the dust! Once again you made it to the next level and your party is now deeper underground. More brick walls surround you and the corridor ahead of you gradually disappears into the darkness. A darkness so thick that... (Read More)

Stair Wars: the empire strikes back

September 9th - via: kickstarter.com
The empire strikes back with the first add-on of the campaign! However, we don't know yet the outcome of the Stair Wars. Let's take a look at the middle ground solution: an open 7 steps stair. The next two images show the scale comparison with a... (Read More)

Stair Wars: the aftermath

September 9th - via: kickstarter.com
After the first episode of this ordeal, the outcome is that the story is not over yet. First of all we are working on a new composition with 7 steps which still allows to fit bases up to 6mm thick. However the best option would be to make two stairs... (Read More)

Looking up to the sky

September 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Third Stretch goal unlocked!Yet another stretch goal unlocked.   This time all eligible backers will receive 1 staircase, 1 wooden floor and 2 supports for each of their Oblivion sets. For example, if you have selected the 5x Oblivion set... (Read More)

Stair Wars

September 8th - via: kickstarter.com
A long time ago, in a galaxy far far away .... Stair Wars "It is a period of civil war. Rebel backers, striking from behind a closed staircase, have won their first victory against the Realistic Empire. During the battle, Rebel backers managed to... (Read More)

How about some stairs?

September 8th - via: kickstarter.com
The wooden accessory set is getting closer and soon it will be unlocked. Among all of the accessories stairs are took all the attention so far. Let's have a closer look at them. We had 2 options for the stairs, one has been developed to maximize the... (Read More)

Wooden textures

September 7th - via: kickstarter.com
The next stretch goal unlocks the wooden accessories. Some of you might be wondering about the details of the wood texture on our upcoming accessories. This is a short story on how we got to the current texture. We started with the hand sculpted... (Read More)

Looking down into the darkness

September 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Second Stretch goal unlocked!Funding and two stretch goals unlocked in the first 24 hours. That's a great start for our project. Unlocked! This time all eligible backers will receive 2x FREE large walls for each of their Oblivion sets. For example,... (Read More)

In the flickering light of your torches you see a staircase at the end of the corridor

September 7th - via: kickstarter.com
First stretch goal unlocked! We did it! The first stretch goal has been unlocked and all backers with a pledge level above 95$ will get two Free floors for each of their Oblivion sets. As you explore the underground passages beneath the city of... (Read More)

Funded in 12 hours!

September 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Thank you all!You funded this project in less than 12 hours! A big thank you from the whole team that has been working on this project over the past 12 months. A special thank you from Macs Gallo, our illustrator! Here at Maki Games we are very... (Read More)

Stretch Goals tutorial & first stretch goal

September 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Stretch goals tutorialHow do stretch goals work in the Modular Underground Project? If you have selected a pledge level containing at least 2x Oblivion sets, the items contained in a stretch goal will be added to your rewards for free when that... (Read More)

Here we go a great start

September 6th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

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