Core Space: First Born

A project in Redditch, UK by Battle Systems Ltd

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Return to 2019's bestseller Core Space with this standalone starter set featuring a terrifying new enemy, new terrain and more!
Backers: 2399
Average Pledge Per Backer: £115

Funded: £275,098 of £50,000
Dates: Oct 28th -> Nov 19th (23 days)
Project By: Battle Systems Ltd
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Latest News

Coming in to Land!

November 19th - via:
Well, that’s it! You’ve cleared out the last of our stretch goals. Of course, I did say we’d keep Colin chained to his desk over the past couple of days didn’t I? The Patrol Class Shuttle is a Galactic Corps craft that was designed for high... (Read More)

Big Board Video Update

November 18th - via:
Hey everyone! We’re in our penultimate day, and you guys are shaking us upside down until every last stretch goal falls out! Since yesterday we’ve thrown in a load more terrain, and we’ve just unlocked an additional exhaust vent! These will be... (Read More)

Phenomenal Funding!

November 17th - via:
Wow. I have to say, we weren’t expecting that. Thank you all so much for your support! I think it’s fairly obvious that you massively exceeded our expectations. Since yesterday we have already overtaken the final total from our original Core... (Read More)

Going All-In at Trading Post 5

November 16th - via:
Hey everyone! Fantastic progress - that's the Ship Dashboard secured into the pledge, and we're closing in on more minis and terrain! That’s it for small talk, today’s update is gonna be a big one… Trading Post 5 Trading Post 5 is a waystation... (Read More)

Weekend Goals and Clarifications

November 15th - via:
Hey everyone! I hope you’re having a good weekend. We’re so close to locking the Ship Dashboard into the pledge so I’m here to announce the next batch of goals. We’ve got a few more than normal today to make sure that tomorrow’s update can... (Read More)

Ships of Disrepute

November 13th - via:
We’re now less than £2K away from adding Keats to the pledge! He’s a Big Game Hunter, adept at taking down Rock Worms, Cerberosa and other large beasts, and can also be hired as a Trader. Before we tell you what’s up next, I’d like to talk a... (Read More)

The True Born has Arrived in Style!

November 12th - via:
This is now our most-backed game ever! Thank you everyone! With 1661 backers we’ve now outperformed the campaign for the original game and in doing so we’ve unlocked the True Born Arrival Chamber with a week still left to go! Looking ahead, 2000... (Read More)

Supporting Core Space

November 11th - via:
We’re now two weeks into the campaign and making great progress. Our backer number has nearly outperformed the original Core Space campaign and we’re really happy to welcome all the new players joining us! Please keep spreading the word and... (Read More)

Exo-Suits and Utility Belts

November 10th - via:
Hey everyone! As we teased yesterday today’s news has got us really excited about plastic rectangles and now we’re letting you in on the fun too! Utility Dashboards We are unveiling not one but two new dashboard types. They are designed to clip... (Read More)

An Exciting Future

November 9th - via:
We’ve now passed the halfway point, and if you thought the game was exciting already just wait and see what we have still to come! Welcome to everyone that’s joined us over the past few days, and thank you for your support! We’re just over 100... (Read More)

Aaargh!!! There’s two of em!

November 7th - via:
That’s the second worm secured into your pledges. Thanks to everyone that’s joined the campaign – you won’t regret it! Up next after the Guardian upgrade we’ve got more free minis. At £135K we’re going to add four more First Born Drones... (Read More)

Three More Goals Smashed! What’s Next?

November 6th - via:
We’re really picking up momentum now – we’ve gone through three goals since my last update and had our best day of funding since the start! Welcome to all our new backers, and thank you to everyone that added the new Gates of Ry’sa expansion... (Read More)

Quick! New Goals!

November 5th - via:
Hello again! Long-time no speak! :-P It looks like you guys are snapping up the new Gates of Ry’sa expansion, which is great news. We’re really happy with the new terrain pieces in particular and can’t wait to see them adorning your Core Space... (Read More)

The Gates of Ry’sa

November 5th - via:
And that’s another goal secured! Zain has caught up with his friends to complete the FREE expansion -  In the Line of Fire - announced yesterday. Don’t forget we are also holding a live chat with Colin on our Facebook page at 6pm GMT today. Head... (Read More)

In the Line of Fire – New Expansion!

November 4th - via:
Thanks to your efforts yesterday, we are less than 50 Instagram followers away from unlocking Zain and the News Crew Event Cards! Get all your friends to come join us on Instagram to add another great mini to the pledge. You never know, you might see... (Read More)

Coming to you LIVE!

November 3rd - via:
Amazing! We're just a few hundred pounds away from locking another goal into the KS Edition – thank you everyone! New Social Goal After our previous Social Goal was so successful we’ve decided to do another one! Mi’soon is currently only... (Read More)

This Just In!

November 2nd - via:
Wow! If only we could knock down all our goals that quickly! Posted before I went to bed, reached by the time I woke up! Thank you to everyone for following us on Instagram and for anyone that hasn’t, please do – we’ll be sharing some awesome... (Read More)

What’s New Video & Instagram Goal

November 1st - via:
Hey everyone! That's £100,000 smashed and the Rock Worm secured into your pledges! Thank you so much to everyone who's joined the fun or added to your pledges to help us get here! Next up is an extra Stasis Pod and new Equipment tokens. Social Goal... (Read More)

The Worm will Turn

November 1st - via:
Nearly at £100K! Woohoo! We’re now only a couple of thousand away from adding the fearsome Rock Worm to your pledges. Make sure to tell all your friends about the KS so we can get there as quickly as possible. More Terrain As a reward for hunting... (Read More)

Opening a Can of...

October 31st - via:
Happy Halloween everyone! We've got something scary for you today... The extra walls are locked into the pledge and we're heading towards the awesome new Iconoclast pose. As for what's next, we promised something a little more exciting, didn’t we?... (Read More)

The First Born – Find Out More

October 29th - via:
As we head towards our next goal we thought you may want to know a little more about the cast of this great story. We already posted an article on our blog last week about the Crew of the Eidolon, and we’ve just posted another looking at the First... (Read More)

Breaking Through Walls

October 29th - via:
Hey everyone! We’re making really good progress. The new True Born sculpt is in – we’re really happy with what this adds to the game so thanks for helping us realise it. Once we’ve locked in the clear ruler we’re hoping to power through a... (Read More)

Going the Distance

October 28th - via:
Morning everyone! Yes, I know it’s not tomorrow morning yet, but that’s when I expected to be posting this update when I drafted it! The Dyson Reactor has been secured and we’re well on the way to locking in a new Liege pose as well. We’re... (Read More)


October 28th - via:
Well, it’s fair to say our ship has emerged from Core Space a bit sooner than expected! Thank you so much for your support with our latest adventure – we’re really excited to share the stories of the First Born with you next year. We’d better... (Read More)

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