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Tripods & Triplanes, The War of the Worlds in Wings of Glory

A project in Camaiore, Italy by Ares Games

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What if the alien invaders from H.G. Wells' classic SF novel met the flying machines of the Knights of the Air of World War 1?
Backers: 915
Average Pledge Per Backer: $130

Funded: $119,317 of $30,000
Dates: Nov 28th -> Dec 20th (23 days)
Project By: Ares Games
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Latest News

The Red Baron's Last Flight

December 19th - via: kickstarter.com
A rare period image of the Red Baron's Last Flight From the memories of Cyril Newall, First Baron Newall The planes returned in ones and twos, some trailing smoke, others scorched so badly it was hard to tell French planes from English or German or... (Read More)

The Last Triplane

December 15th - via: kickstarter.com
People of the Earth! The last days of the campaign are close, and we are gearing up to face the final challenges, with your help. So, here we are, with new add-ons, new stretch goals, and new pledge levels... Let's begin the flight right away... (Read More)

Kickstarter Alert: Fight the Martians With 'Triplanes and Tripods'

December 15th - via: geekdad.com
Tripods and Triplanes adds a new, fun twist to the Wings series. Based oh-so-loosely on H.G. Wells (Read More)

Elliott the WW1 Flying Ace

December 12th - via: kickstarter.com
People of the Earth! Brave WW1 ace, Elliott Miller, just put out the first video review of Tripods & Triplanes, with the now classic "Voice of E" style of getting himself deep into the setting! Let's take a look... . There are a few important... (Read More)

The Martians Have Landed! Wings of Glory Tripods and Triplanes Kick Starter Preview!

December 12th - via: armchairgeneral.com
Tripods and Triplanes is a new, stand-alone game, but it is fully compatible with the WW1 Wings of Glory collection. (Read More)

Tripod against Tripod

December 8th - via: kickstarter.com
People of the Earth! After many months of fighting the Great War against Tripods, finally we see the light of the dawn after the long dark. You surely remember that after a couple of weeks since tripods appeared, Russian ace Aleksandr Aleksandrovič... (Read More)

The Second Martian Invasion - November to December, 1918

December 7th - via: kickstarter.com
People of the Earth! Ninty-nine years ago, humanity faced the worst threat of extinction in history. After the brutal months of the first invasion of March 1918, the second invasion came in the winter... Unlike the first assault, when astronomers... (Read More)

Sneak Peek at Tripods and Triplanes

December 7th - via: blainepardoe.wordpress.com
The folks over at Ares Games are currently running a Kickstarter for Tripods and Triplanes and sent me a review copy. (Read More)

1940 - The New Invasion

December 5th - via: kickstarter.com
People of the Earth!With the new stretch goal unlocked at $ 50,000, now Tripods & Triplanes becomes compatible with our WW2 Wings of Glory range. Now, a scene like the one below may happen on your gaming table... Dive-bombing a Squid. A full set... (Read More)

Report on Night Reconnaissance Flight #3, Belfort Crater

December 4th - via: kickstarter.com
People of the Earth! The second week of our Kickstarter begins with more than 500 backers and two stretch goals unlocked - the large, full-color game mat (an "Invasion" goal), and the solitaire and co-op rules (a "Martian" goal, included with all... (Read More)

Fight a Tripod - Today!

December 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Are you ready for your first duel against a Tripod?   People of the Earth! The Invasion has begun, and we call all our veterans to the fight! Take off with your favorites airplane against a (cardboard-only, at the moment) Mark I "Locust" using our... (Read More)

The next stretch...

November 30th - via: kickstarter.com
Good afternoon, People of Earth! Yesterday, we hit our funding goal of $ 30,000. This is just the beginning of a long and fascinating journey together, as Tripods & Triplanes moves forward from being just a "project" to be turned into a reality... (Read More)

Wings of Glory

November 30th - via: dicetowernews.com
The long-running Wings of Glory series has a new, unique expansion on Kickstarter that is definitely worth checking out. Tripods & Triplanes takes the World War 1 theme of the base series and mixes it with H.G. Wells (Read More)

Funded! Let's celebrate... but don't forget

November 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Good evening, People of Earth! The Invasion began just yesterday, but already we rallied enough forces to fight off the first attack of the barbarous Alien Monstruosities! We are FUNDED! Enough forces to make our project a reality. Tomorrow, we will... (Read More)

The War Of The Worlds Hits Kickstarter In Tripods & Triplanes

November 29th - via: beastsofwar.com
Now's your chance to participate in the War of the Worlds in the latest Kickstarter from Ares Games. Tripods & Triplanes: The War of the Worlds in Wings of Glory pits the alien race against man's best flying machines. (Read More)

World War I Meets 'War of the Worlds'

November 29th - via: icv2.com
The Martian menace from H.G. Wells (Read More)

'Wings of Glory: Tripods and Triplanes' Kickstarts for Ares Games

November 29th - via: thegaminggang.com
This new title mashes up knights of the air with Martian invaders straight from the pages of H.G. Wells' War of the Worlds. (Read More)

Ares Games Launches Tripods & Triplanes Kickstarter

November 28th - via: tabletopgamingnews.com
During the midst of the Great War, the skies opened up and the heavens rained down. But this wasn (Read More)

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