The Mecha Hack: Mission Manual

A project in Albuquerque, NM by Absolute Tabletop

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Critical operations for titantic warmachines: one-page missions, GM tools, and player options for our rules-lite mecha TTRPG.
Backers: 967
Average Pledge Per Backer: $33

Funded: $31,842 of $5,000
Dates: Nov 16th -> Dec 19th (33 days)
Project By: Absolute Tabletop
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Latest News

$30k! Mission Accomplished, Pilots – For Now

December 18th - via:
Congratulations, pilots: mission accomplished! In our final day of funding, we’ve hit $30k, absolutely smashing all of our expectations. Thank you all for helping us make this book the best it can be – we can’t wait to get it into your hands... (Read More)

Approaching Mission's End: What's Next?

December 16th - via:
Heads up, pilots! We're nearing the final objective! Just two days remain in our Kickstarter campaign for The Mecha Hack: Mission Manual. As we near the end, we wanted to update all of you on the plan moving forward: how we intend to roll out the... (Read More)

Additional Writing and Art Underway! Tune in Tonight for More Mecha Hack: Mission Manual!

December 11th - via:
Look alive, pilots! We're still trucking along with a week to go. It's hard to believe we've already surmounted our highest stretch goals with this project, and we cannot thank you enough for getting us there! Keep spreading the word in our final... (Read More)

Tune in Today for Live Chat + Actual Play!

December 9th - via:
Attention, pilots! Tune in today at 5 ET/2 PT for a live chat with the guys over at Big Bearded Nerd. Matt will be joining them to talk mecha, RPG design, and the upcoming Mission Manual. Link to the stream below! (Read More)

Final Stretch Goal Unlocked! But the Mission Continues...

December 7th - via:
Come in, pilots! Do you copy? We’ve just smashed through our FINAL stretch goal. At the $20k mark, we have unlocked FIVE battlemaps designed and illustrated by Brandish Gilhelm of Runehammer Games. These print-and-play maps will not only provide... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal Unlocked: 10 More Missions!

December 4th - via:
Happy Friday, pilots! We've blown past yet another stretch goal and unlocked 10 extra missions for the book, bringing the total number of missions to more than 40! We're already hard at work writing these missions for the final book and can't wait... (Read More)

Another Stretch Goal Unlocked! Our Next Objective: 10 More Missions!

November 29th - via:
Looks like we’ve smashed through another stretch goal! We’ve now unlocked swarm rules for Mecha Hack, which will enable you to run massive mecha battles at your game table, including both enemy swarms to encounter and allied squadrons to... (Read More)

Closing in on Next Stretch Goal! Tune in Tonight to See Another Mission in Action!

November 27th - via:
Heads up, pilots! We're closing in on our next stretch goal – at $15k, we unlock new SWARM RULES, designed to stage large-scale mecha battles with quickness and ease. We can't wait to show you what we've been working on, so keep spreading the word... (Read More)

$10k Stretch Goal Acquired! Pilots, Proceed to Next Objective!

November 20th - via:
Well done, pilots! We've smashed through our second stretch goal and unlocked additional enemies for Mission Manual! That means the book will include more than 30 new enemies for you to contend with, including enemy mecha, kaiju, starships, and much... (Read More)

First Stretch Goal Met: New Character Sheet! Keep it Up, Pilots!

November 18th - via:
It's day 3 of our ongoing mission, and thanks to your support, we've just cracked our first stretch goal: a new thematic character sheet designed by Runehammer! This new character sheet will provide a fun and flexible space to build your mecha and... (Read More)

Funded! But the Mission Ain’t Over, Pilots...

November 16th - via:
Thanks to your support, we reached our funding goal in under 24 hours! This means we’re making Mission Manual a reality. The hard part’s done, but the mission ain’t over! So what’s our next mission objective? Stretch Goals We have a number... (Read More)

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