Battlestations: Dirtside!

A project in Los Angeles, CA by Jeff Siadek

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SciFi fully co-op tabletop RPG! Experience the worlds of Battlestations. Dozens of missions; scores of planets; no game master needed!
Backers: 1119
Average Pledge Per Backer: $149

Funded: $167,226 of $28,000
Dates: Jun 4th -> Jun 27th (24 days)
Project By: Jeff Siadek
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Latest News


June 27th - via:
UNLOCKING IT ALL!!! We unlocked things faster than I anticipated!  Survey Says... CHRONOSIANS UNLOCKED. (Also the others!) Below is the results of the stretch goal survey. Chronosians won. But then they went back in time and made the other stretch... (Read More)


June 27th - via:
NEW ALIENS! We are looking like we'll unlock the final aliens! Maybe? Vote on the one you want the most right here: You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00... (Read More)


June 26th - via:
The Vraktian Behemoth has risen! This is a new Add-On mini that is over 120mm high (4 inches). Please consider getting it so we can hit our final stretch goals! The Vraktian Behemoth has appeared in various Battlestations references since before the... (Read More)

THE PLANET UPDATE! - New planets unlocked, plus, PLANET BUILDER and the Planetary Governor tier!

June 26th - via:
These last two days are great; we are unlocking stretch goals and reaching towards my dream of unlocking the last 3 species. This update is mostly about planets. Here's two videos, one about the Planetary Governor tier, and one about a couple of the... (Read More)

What is the "Big Surprise" ? Plus, new GOVERNOR and EMPEROR tiers!

June 25th - via:
We unlocked the new black bases! Hooray and thank you. I don't know what to do to get more backers, so instead I'm going to just try to make you guys happy! At $140,000 we will give all Dirtside backers... ...well, see for yourself! You'll need an... (Read More)

VIDEO- Bonus Equipment Unlocked! Plus, Minis Painting!

June 22nd - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)


June 21st - via:
update on the update: WHOA! Just hit the $125,000 stretch goal right before we posted this and I just noticed it now! Awesome! -------------- NEW STRETCH GOALS and NEW ADD ON! The last week has been SLOW because we launched SO BIG... and then I went... (Read More)

VIDEO! My 6 Favorite *New* Special Abilities in Dirtside!

June 20th - via:
This post is for backers only. Please visit and log in to read. (Read More)

Back From Origins!

June 18th - via:
Dashing off to Origins during the Kickstarter campaign isn't ideal for communications but it gave me the opportunity to do some press including a BGG livestream. I was able to only occasionally pop in here and check in. The phone app isn't nearly as... (Read More)

WE ARE ON THE HOTNESS! Give us some thumbs on BGG!

June 16th - via:
Hi guys! We're doing better than almost any other indie game on Kickstarter right now, and it's a crowded market! So thank you so much for all the sharing. Let's keep it up. The Hotness! We're trending on Board Game Geek due to the contest and the... (Read More)

Board Game Geek Contest! Towers! Will you send some pics of painted minis?

June 14th - via:
I'm at Origins running Battlestations and Dirtside! See the bottom of this update for a video of Battlestations Huge!  Please keep this Kickstarter chugging along with comments and discussions over the next two weeks. Anything to keep up momentum -... (Read More)


June 11th - via:
Hi friends! The number creeps along, but the math shows that we're doing really great. We'll likely hit all of our stretch goals, and that makes me very happy. I'm confident we'll do at least as well as Battlestations did ($220k) so I've commissioned... (Read More)


June 7th - via:
Stretch Goal Unlocked! We are plugging along on a collision course with unlocking all my planned stretch goals! You guys are great! Today we unlocked rivers and roads - a whole new sheet of 2 inch or larger punchboard tiles that give you even more... (Read More)

Stretch Goals!

June 6th - via:
Hi guys, we’re fixing a computer issue so we won’t have the pretty version of the stretch goals up until tomorrow but here they are so you see them. It took a mountain of physical effort just to get launched, and the stretch goal document... (Read More)

We hit the ground running! I'll announce stretch goals tomorrow.

June 5th - via:
FUNDED. Thank you. I'll announce stretch goals tomorrow. We hit the ground running! Your mission is to drive this heavy lifter around, picking up stretch goals and placing them inside every copy of Battlestations: Dirtside. Let's decide together how... (Read More)

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