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TOTAL EXTINCTION - Battle for Karnak

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Humans and aliens fight for survival in a 28mm scale scifi miniatures wargame
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Funded: £31,063 of £30,000
Dates: Oct 22nd -> Dec 6th (46 days)
Project By: Sentinel Games
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Latest News

The Battle for Karnak has just begun

December 6th - via: kickstarter.com
It has been a long campaign, with its good and bad moments but thanks to your support we have finally managed to do it! Here we have found not only funds but the most important thing - friends who have fought together with us to make Total extinction... (Read More)

Total Extinction

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
It has been 8 years since the first Glorlons appeared in human worlds. These creatures that evolved from cephalopods had high intelligence and an ambition of the absolute domination. Without declaring war, they attacked one planet after another... (Read More)

Final 24 hours

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
44 days have gone.. and we have already made it!! Thanks to all who support us and bring Total Extinction to life. Here you can see some artwork of the Tactical Cards by our great illustrator Vasili Hazykov Mental Control Tactical retreat  (Read More)

The Asakura Incident

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
The humanity, now divided found a new alien race: the Elohim. This is an almost ethereal race formed by pure energy stored in crystals that give a shape to their physical bodies. The first contact with the Elohim was established in 545 by a... (Read More)

Glorlon Soldier prototype

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
We have the prototype of the Glorlon Soldier painted, hope you like it:  (Read More)

Last 48 hours!!!

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
It was a long campaign but the goal is closer.. and we have air reinforcement!! You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play 00:00 00:00  (Read More)

The Stakan is here!!!

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Yes, the Stakan ishere at last. We have a lot of doubts about the cost of this model, but fortunately we could make a short run at a affordable price. So we can announce: The Stakan has arrived!! The size and complexity of the model makes the price... (Read More)

How to magnet a Glorlon Soldier

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to RN Studio here is a useful tutorial on how to put magnet to a Glorlon Soldier, so you could put different weapon options on the same mini:  (Read More)

Ambush!!

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
The Skraldon burned cold. She had a number of shocktrooper packs under her command that night, and they shifted restlessly. They crouched, hidden amongst the trees of the wooded mountainside. The enemy were on the road in the valley below, a thin... (Read More)

Waiting for new prototypes

December 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
While we are waiting for the new prototypes, we can show you a bit more of what we are preparing:  This is a Glorlon Soldier with all the optional weapons. Each squad of Glorlon Soldiers (5 minis) will include two extra special weapons (Grenade... (Read More)

New playtesting: reinforce the fort

December 1st - via: kickstarter.com
A new playtesting of Total Extinction thanks to Jeff LaBelle and Randall Smith Again, a standard game of Total Extinction lasting for 6 turns using everything inside the Captain Level Pledge using some printable landscape fortifications as scenery. I... (Read More)

Expansion Poll results

December 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Two weeks ago we ask for what faction do you want for the future expansion of Total Extinction. Here are the results:  So after the Battle for Karnak we will bring to the battlefield Elohim vs Regulatory Corporation. Thanks for your participation!  (Read More)

Retail Starter Set

November 30th - via: kickstarter.com
We´re reaching the end of the campaign and many of you are asking whether it is worth purchasing the Starter Set now or it´s better to wait to buy it in retail. The Starter Set in retail will include the following: 1 T94 Colonial Tank 1 Colonial... (Read More)

Stakan (work in progress)

November 29th - via: kickstarter.com
"There´s only one thing better than a Stakan... a whole squadron of them" In the images a Stakan with antitank rockets and air-to-air missiles  (Read More)

Colonial troopers: prototypes coming

November 29th - via: kickstarter.com
When we started thinking the prototypes would not be ready here we have the first images:  The photos are not very nice, but they could give you an idea of what you may expect  (Read More)

Colonial troopers

November 29th - via: kickstarter.com
As we said before we don´t have prototypes of the colonial troopers yet. In compensation here you could see the Colonial Troopers with better details (choose the HD option):  Colonial troopers are multipart and you could choose between different... (Read More)

Glorlon soldier approaching!!

November 28th - via: kickstarter.com
The Glorlons are coming  Here you can see the resin masters of the Glorlon Soldier. In a few days you´ll see it painted. Happy Thanksgiving Day!  (Read More)

Funded!!!

November 28th - via: kickstarter.com
We have been waiting for this update for 37 days and finally here it is. Thanks to everybody who has made it possible. We had moments when we wanted to surrender, moments when this task seemed impossible but with your support we have made it reality... (Read More)

If Glorlons had Gods they might look like this

November 28th - via: kickstarter.com
And if they played cards we are sure they would do it this way: Cthulhu Playing Cards a great project ending soon from our friend Alberto Cano.  (Read More)

Beginning... (Part II)

November 27th - via: kickstarter.com
(read Part I here) Release the ferrovoric spores, Phaeython, Scholar of the Third Circle, sang to the leviathan’s chorus. Elsewhere aboard the bioship, tubules drained of breathable fluid and recycleable gasses. When the tubules were empty,... (Read More)

New illustration: Coordinated attack

November 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! We can show you more artwork for Total Extinction. This time the illustration of the Coordinated Attack Tactical Card:  This card is available for both armies. You can download the Tactical Cards for playtesting here.  (Read More)

More addons: Terrain

November 25th - via: kickstarter.com
To play Total Extinction we recommend use terrain, at least 3 elements per player. If you don´t have enough terrain or you want more, thanks to Warmill we have great options for you with good discounts: The Fortress Kit comprises everything you need... (Read More)

Beta Play-Test by Jeff La Belle & Crew

November 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to Jeff La Belle we have the first Beta Playtest in English: you could read the complete report on Pins of War Also, McCallus made a playtest in Spanish, you could read it on Cargad!  (Read More)

T-shirts available!

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Now we can purchase a T-shirt with the Glorlon, Colonial or TE symbol Only £10 each one! And tomorrow more addons..  (Read More)

Beginning... (Part I)

November 24th - via: kickstarter.com
“...we offer praise to our guests, for their great generosity and knowledge. And lastly we offer praise to the Prophet,” Malik said, “for allowing us the opportunity to break bread among the stars before we return Home.” He stood at the head... (Read More)

Lagral (Glorlon commander) for only £1!!

November 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Yes, as a special promotion for our backers only available till the 30 of November, Lagral, Scholar of the Second Order, is yours for only £1!!! Only available on Lieutenant level and above  The miniature includes one unit card and one Tactical... (Read More)

And the winner is...

November 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
We have winner of the poll to rename the Glorlon AA: Glorlon Scourger!  Thanks to all!  (Read More)

Recording your support

November 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
We want your support for Total Extinction to be remembered. So we thought to include those who are supporing us in the Rulebook with your names and ranks (the pledge level chosen).  (Read More)

Work in progress: Glorlon Soldier

November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
We have a new prototype almost ready: the Glorlon Soldier  In a few days you will see it assembled and painted!  (Read More)

Help us rename the Glorlon Anti-Aircraft

November 21st - via: kickstarter.com
As we did before with the Suppressor, we need your help to rename the Anti-Aircraft Glorlon.  Vote your favorite name here The poll ends Saturday at 16.00 GMT  (Read More)

Tank and trooper pieces

November 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, Today you will see some images of the pieces of the T94 Tank: Main body Tracks Turret And the special weapons and optional heads for the Colonial Trooper squad:  (Read More)

Pledge calculator

November 19th - via: kickstarter.com
We have more and more add-ons and a Pledge Calculator is mandatory. Thanks to Jeff we have it! You can download it for Excel or OpenDocument  We will update the pledge calculator when we release more add-ons  (Read More)

Anti-aircraft artillery unit

November 19th - via: kickstarter.com
Many of you have asked for an anti-aircraft unit for the Glorlon army. Here you are: Anti-aircraft artillery concept With a quadruple bio-bomb cannon and an enhanced brain to follow air objectives, this artillery variant is the nightmare of the... (Read More)

Prepare the brushes!!

November 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Today we´d like to show you color schemes that we are considering for choosing how to paint the Glorlon: Alternative and Official (on the right) color scheme And we´d like to ask you how you would paint them. Hav you made up your mind? To inspire... (Read More)

Theocracy: the Voice of God

November 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Where the United Authority had been an altruistic, egalitarian governmental body (at least when it was founded), the Regulatory Corporation was just that--a corporation. Profits and power were all that mattered. Like any company faced with... (Read More)

Contact!

November 17th - via: kickstarter.com
“Chyort!” The hydraulics operating the doors whined in protest and sparks sprayed from one of the straining mechanisms. The doors themselves were large enough to accommodate tanks, two feet thick, steel reinforced with titanium cross braces. The... (Read More)

More material for playtesting

November 16th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to Jeff LaBelle we have more stuff for your playtesting: - Printable landscape: "dragon teeth", wall platforms and high wall shooter protection Playtesting example Another playtesting example Dragon teeth assembly You can download it here  (Read More)

Glorlon Suppressor unlocked!!

November 16th - via: kickstarter.com
As we promised, with the change to Resin we are able to release more models. And the first new add-on will be the Glorlon Suppressor  The Suppressor is the main support unit of the Glorlon army. The price for this: only £17  (Read More)

Minis material and new Starter Set

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
This week we´ve had several meetings with a couple of factories to adjust prices and decide which  material is the the best for the miniatures. Our miniatures have a lot of details, some of them are very difficult to replicate without very... (Read More)

Lagral mission

November 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Silence. After days of explosions and gunfire, the human city was little more than a shattered husk. The dust and ash from the fighting and firestorms cast a pall over the land, reducing high noon to a red and bleary half-light. Lagral, Scholar of... (Read More)

Colour schemes

November 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Today we will show you the colour schemes we use in the Glorlon and Colonial units. Glorlon raider colour scheme Colonial Trooper colour schem  What do you think? Which colours do you think will be apropriate for each unit?  (Read More)

Italian Beta Rulebook available

November 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Thanks to Legione we have the Beta Rules translated to Italian. You can download them here And we cannot make an update without more designs, this time of the Regulatory Corporation: A12 Viper - attack aircraft  (Read More)

Elohim and Regulatory Corporation?

November 13th - via: kickstarter.com
In only two days we have reach 213 votes in our poll to decide wich factions will follow the Union of Colonies and the Glorlons. At this moment Elohim (34%) and Regulatory Corporation (24%) are the favorites. Thanks for your opinion! If you haven´t... (Read More)

The Regulatory Corporation rise

November 12th - via: kickstarter.com
As the revolution expanded and its newly formed army defeated the legions of the Authority in the battle on planet Assumut (491), transgalactic corporations understood that the Authority had lost all influence. Twelve major companies decided to fuse... (Read More)

Choose the next TE faction

November 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Help us decide wich will be the next Total Extinction faction! Vote here: http://www.easypolls.net/poll.html?p=52813e47e4b0988a5cf28047  (Read More)

Size comparison - tanks and humans

November 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, How big is a tank? And a Glorlon Biotank? Hope this images will help to answer this questions: T94 Tank, Spetsnaz soldier and Biotank  The base of the Biotank is 100mm round and the base of the Spetsnaz 30mm Top view: T94, Spetsnaz and Biotank  (Read More)

Playstest Total Extinction

November 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, Here you will find almost everything you need to playtest Total Extinction: Beta Rules (English - Spanish) Army lists Print and play minis (Colonial - Glorlon) - by Jeff La Belle Tactical Cards Coordinated attack - Tactical Card concept  (Read More)

The End of the United Authority and the Birth of the Union of Colonies

November 9th - via: kickstarter.com
War can forge a people into a unified force, strengthening and tempering them in the fires of conflict. The war with the Skraldar practically destroyed the United Authority. Powerful intergalactic corporations gained incredible economic power and... (Read More)

Beta Rulebook

November 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, We have the Beta Rulebook in English and Spanish, download it here: English Beta Rulebook Spanish Beta Rulebook Any feedback is welcome, please send it to community@sentinel-games.com  (Read More)

Finally.. Glorlon Suppressor

November 8th - via: kickstarter.com
After two days of voting, you have chosen that the Glorlon artillery will be called  Suppressor.  Thanks to all, specially to Kevin J Thomas, author of the name.  (Read More)

Glorlon Raider

November 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, Here you can see the Glorlon Raider with the different special weapons this unit has: Weapons are: Acid Grenade Launcher, Neural Disruptor, Ink Cloud device, Neurotoxin weapon and Nerve Agent. And the pieces of the miniature:  (Read More)

Vote for the new name of the Glorlon artilery!

November 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Here you could find the poll: https://apps.facebook.com/mis-encuestas/eintx?from=page_wall  Open till friday 17.00 GMT  (Read More)

Brainstorm: Glorlon Bioartillery

November 5th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, In Sentinel Games we want everyone who is making Total Extinction reality to feel part of it. That is why we want you to participate in its development.  When we created the unit of artillery for the Glorlon army we first called it... (Read More)

First contact: the Skarldar

November 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Humanity explored space for more than 400 years without finding any other sentient life forms. The Authority colonized hundreds of planets, and across this great empire only separatists and extremists posed any sort of threat. The Authority’s... (Read More)

Spread the Word!!

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! As you already know this is our first crowdfunding campaign and we have to ask you for help. We want Total Extinction to be reality and we long those who are making it possible  to receive loads of our products, but to achieve that we need you... (Read More)

Captain Zoya 3d render

November 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! We have a full 3d render for Captain Zoya (you can even zoom to see the details better). Click on the image to see the 3d render Remember that this mini will be FREE till the 6th of November for all Captain pledges and above.  (Read More)

Humanity reaches the Stars

November 1st - via: kickstarter.com
‘The Earth is the cradle of humanity, but mankind cannot stay in the cradle forever.’ Konstantin Tsialkovsky   Humankind lived locked in their home planet only 562 years ago. Then they managed to discover spatiotemporal channels that connected... (Read More)

Happy Halloween

October 31st - via: kickstarter.com
 By Tugodoomer  (Read More)

New Stretch Goals!

October 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi Extinctioners! We have think a lot these days about the Stretch Goals. After talking with the factory to adjust the prices we can announce a new (and better) Stretch Goals:    £35.000 - Textured bases for ALL minis PLUS 2 extra Tactical Cards... (Read More)

Captain Zoya - Work in progress

October 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, Here you can see the first images of the Captain Zoya exclusive miniature: Head with beret  The 3 optional heads: light helmet, beret and light helmet with visor:  And here you could see the model before the final retouch:  This miniature will... (Read More)

Colonial propaganda poster

October 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, In all wars propaganda is essential to keep up the morale of the troops and citizens. Total Extinction in not an exception and here you have the first propaganda poster of the Union of Colonies: Its dimensions: 24x40 inches (60x100 cm). Russian... (Read More)

Glorlon Genocider

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
More news of the units available soon for Total Extinction. Glorlon Genocider with his three weapon options: Heavy Acid Rifle, Plasma Gun and Antitank Gun. Spearhead of the glorlon Infantry, Genociders are bigger than other glorlon troops, better... (Read More)

Stakan aircraft

October 28th - via: kickstarter.com
Not only the Glorlons has air units. The Union of Colonies needs an air unit able to support their ground units and finds a perfect combination of firepower and manoeuvrability: the Stakan. Armed with a 14,5mm triple machinegun, anti-aircraft... (Read More)

Unit categories

October 27th - via: kickstarter.com
In Total Extinction all units belong to a category according their characteristics and role in combat. Unit categories - Infantry: a unit of soldiers on foot who form the bulk of almost all armies as their First Line. One unit consists of between 4... (Read More)

Exclusive miniature for early bidders

October 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi, In Sentinel Games we want to reward our first bidders: till the 6th of November FREE miniature for all the pledge levels of Captain and above!!  Captain Zoya Equiped with light reconnaissance armor and armed with  bullpup submachinegun ARS,... (Read More)

Colonial trooper pieces

October 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! As many of you asked, today we will show you the different pieces included in a Colonial trooper squad. Up to 90 possible combinations (not counting different positions for the same head or arms)  (Read More)

Glorlon Lurcher

October 25th - via: kickstarter.com
The Union of Colonies did not develop the ZSU Ekran for fun. It was a response to a terrible enemy: the Glorlon Lurcher.  The weapons of the Glorlon Lurcher comprise a Heavy Chemical Cannon to fight other air units and several acid bomb launchers,... (Read More)

Commissar enlisted!

October 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! You ask for it and this is our answer: All the rewards of Captain level PLUS £72 worth of add-ons of your choice. That means 4 vehicles or 6 infantry squads paying 3 vehicles or 4,5 infantry squads  (Read More)

Colonial AA vehicle

October 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Many of you asked for more vehicles. Well, here comes the anti aircraft vehicle of the Union of Colonies: the ZSU Ekran. Armed with four 23mm cannons and two antiaircraft missile launchers the ZSU Ekran is the nightmare of the enemy air units.  (Read More)

Glorlon Raider size comparison

October 24th - via: kickstarter.com
We received several messages asking for a size comparison of our miniatures. So here they are:  (Read More)

Templates

October 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi! Here you can see the templates included in the Starter Set: Front Reverse  The sizes are: 10cm diameter, 6cm diameter and 20cm long  (Read More)

Creating aliens

October 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
A short article about how we create the glorlons: http://pinsofwar.com/creating-aliens/ Glorlon Biotank artwork  (Read More)

First day, 44 to come

October 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi!   The first 24 hours were exhausting for us but thank you very much! It is really motivating. In just a day we have raised £11,807 and we are very close to the 50% of the funds we need to make Total Extinction reality. We are doing our best to... (Read More)

7 hours - 7 thousand

October 22nd - via: kickstarter.com
Planning the campaign for Total Extinction: Battle for Karnak we wish to reach £7000 the first day. We thought it´s an ambitious but realistic goal. Well, you made it in only 7 hours!! Thank you! Here you can see the tokens included in the Starter... (Read More)

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