Thanksgiving thru Black Friday Weekend Promotion!

Dream Pod 9 is kicking off the Holiday Season today on the DP9 Online Store with our Thanksgiving thru Black Friday Weekend Promotion (Nov. 26th to Monday morning Nov. 30th). We'll be giving double Pod Reward Points. 
Plus all orders over $100 will receive our new 2015 Xmas Gift mini of the Chibi Kodiak a $24.99 value free, limit one free xmas gift per customer.

Crowd Funding Pledge Total

$173,646 CAD

(Pledges as of March 13th, 2015)

Our Extra Crowd Funding Drive end on March 1st, but we`ll still update the total from time to time. Thank You All for helping us to unlocked the Kodiak and Ammon miniatures and add one of each to the Core Starter Set.

The Pledge Manager will remain unlocked until the end of April 2015 for Backers to make changes and additions to their Backer reward packages. And for new Outside Backers who missed the Kickstarter to still get on board and pickup our amazing War for Terra Nova Core Starter Set. Click here to setup an account on our Pledge Manager, select your reward level plus any add-ons you want and pay your pledge. US and Canadian Backer also pay $15 shipping right away, International Backers have deferred shipping to be paid later in 2015. New Backer reward packages will ship out in our 4th wave of shipping by November 2015.

For the Extra Weapons and Parts Sprue that was not unlocked during the extra funding campaign, we'll make sure the pewter parts are made available on the Online Store.

War for Terra Nova - Kickstarter

The Heavy Gear Blitz - War for Terra Nova - Plastic Miniatures Core Starter Set Kickstarter was successfully funded. We raised just over $150K CAD to produce molds needed to make plastic miniatures for our Heavy Gear Blitz Tabletop Wargame.

We will be doing some additional crowd funding to try and unlock a few more model molds for stretch goals not reached during the Kickstarter. We have opened the Pledge Manager up to accept new backers for our Core Starter Set (51 plastic miniatures, backer patch and color quick start rulebook) at $115 CAD plus $15 shipping for US and Canadian backers and exact shipping for International backers, which is differed until later in 2015 we know the exact shipping weight. If you missed out on the Kickstarter, here is your chance to help out and get an amazing Core Starter Set and additional add-on rewards.

Here is a direct link to the War for Terra Nova Pledge Manager where to can create an account, pledge and pay with credit card to support the project.


Chibi Kodiak 2015 Xmas Gift Resin Miniature!

Phil has been having fun sculpting a cute new Chibi Gear for our 2015 Xmas Gift. His latest master piece is a Chibi Kodiak with Hawaiian Hang Loose Hand Sign and painted up in the Northern Blue Angels regimental color scheme. The attached image includes Chibi Kodiak front and back views, resin parts photo and with the Chibi Hunter and Jager for scale. The miniature stands 50mm tall by 80mm wide when assembled.
We announced earlier today that Dream Pod 9 was kicking off the Holiday Season on the DP9 Online Store with our Thanksgiving thru Black Friday Weekend Promotion (Nov. 26th to Monday morning Nov. 30th). We'll be giving double Pod Reward Points, plus all orders over $100 will receive our new 2015 Xmas Gift mini of the Chibi Kodiak a $24.99 value free, limit one free xmas gift per customer.
Also for the Holiday Season we are making available again for purchase the Chibi Hunter and Chibi Jager resin miniatures, Xmas 2013 Command Jager and our limited edition Gen Con miniatures. Plus the Heavy Gear Fleet Scale, Jovian Chronicles, and Gear Krieg miniatures will be available from now until the morning of January 4th, 2016. Here is a link to the Dream Pod 9 Online Store for all interested.

More News…

Happy Thanksgiving to our American Cousins!

We asked our artist, John Bell, to make a Chibi Thanksgiving Gear for the holiday and he came up with a Chibi King Cobra in turkey color scheme for you all to enjoy. The Thanksgiving Holiday is a time to visit with family, talk, eat turkey, watch some football, and prepare yourselves mentally for the madness that is Black Friday to come.

Heavy Gear Wallpaper for PCs & Cel Phones

We made some different size wallpaper images, using the New Edition Heavy Gear Blitz Artwork unveiled last week, for fans to use on their PCs and Cel Phones.

Titan Attack Helicopter Available Now!

The new Titan Attack Helicopter (VTOL Aircraft) for the Southern faction of Heavy Gear Blitz is now available to order on the Dream Pod 9 Online Store. Alain over at Fusion Models finished up the Titan production molds the end of last week and ran the first few resin copies over the weekend. Attached is a photo of the assembled Titan unpainted resin, with a photo of all the parts included in the kit below it.

Heavy Gear Fleet Scale Minis Available Again!

We have brought the Heavy Gear Fleet Scale Miniatures back into production for the month of November. Along with an online exclusive Heavy Gear Fleet Scale Collectors Package that includes one of each the Fleet Scale Landships, Gears, Striders, Tanks, Battleframes, Aircraft, and Infantry counters. 


Heavy Gear Blitz New Edition News and Downloads

Click here for news on the new edition of Heavy Gear Blitz which is currently under development. With Alpha/Beta playtest downloads of the new rules and armylists. Get involved in the playtesting and help us make the new edition the best miniature game out there!

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Recent Press Releases

Heavy Gear Assault second Alpha Wave Announced


Stompy Bot Productions has just announced a second Alpha Wave, here is their news release.


Heavy Gear Roleplaying Game Press Release

Press Release

Returning to the Heavy Gear Universe: Twenty Years of Heavy Gear Roleplaying

Montreal, QC 03/05/2014

Dream Pod 9 is pleased to announce a multi-year exclusive license with Arkrite Press LLC for the Heavy Gear Roleplaying Game as well as a line of RPG miniatures and models to support game play. Additionally, Arkrite Press LLC is licensed to publish Heavy Gear fiction and merchandise in a variety of mediums.

“Dream Pod 9 has been focused on the development of Heavy Gear Blitz, a dedicated tabletop miniatures wargame, and currently has a new edition in development. Heavy Gear has always had a strong roleplaying component that we and the fans have always wanted to bring it back with the attention to detail that it deserves. Arkrite Press LLC has the vision and experience to bring back the roleplaying game in a way that it deserves. Greg Perkins and Jason Dickerson of Arkrite Press LLC have been key members of Dream Pod 9’s creative team and development, and both of them have a passion for the setting and the drive to give the roleplaying game the time and effort it deserves.”

Robert Dubois, President of Dream Pod 9

“Arkrite Press LLC is thrilled to be able return the fans to the world of Heavy Gear roleplaying. Greg Perkins and I are huge fans of the original source material, and we have wanted to see the roleplaying game back in active development for as long as we have been collaborating. We hope the fans enjoy what we have planned for the game and look forward to hearing from them. Be sure to check out our website for weekly updates!”

Jason Dickerson, Co-owner of Arkrite Press

About Dream Pod 9

Dream Pod 9 is a Canadian game publisher based out of Montreal, Canada and has created multiple titles including Heavy Gear, Gear Krieg, Jovian Chronicles, Tribe 8, and Core Command. Dream Pod 9 is owned by Robert Dubois.

About Arkrite Press LLC

Arkrite Press LLC is an American publishing company based out of Murfreesboro, Tennessee and is co-owned by Greg Perkins, Dream Pod 9 art director, and Jason Dickerson, Dream Pod 9 line developer.

About Heavy Gear

Heavy Gear is a rich science fiction setting featuring giant robots with dynamic combat mechanics and fast paced gaming. The setting has spawned dozens of sourcebooks, a comprehensive miniature line, two video games with a third in development, and an animated television show.


Stompy Bot Productions And Mektek Studios Announce Heavy Gear® Partnership

SAINT JOHN, NEW BRUNSWICK — Feb. 15, 2013 – In a new direction for the mecha genre, Heavy Gear Assault will combine over-the-top combat with the pageantry and spectacle of gladiatorial games, delivering a  AAA world-class sporting and gaming event for fans.  Stompy Bot Productions, Inc. is publishing and MekTek Studios, Inc. is developing this online, multiplayer title for the PC.

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