Jovian Wars Kickstarter is Live - Beta Playtest Rules - Available Now!


The Jovian Wars Kickstarter is Live, here is a link to go check it out. Also the new Jovian Wars - Beta Playtest Rules Package is now available for free download on DriveThruRPG. Click the image or this link to get your copy and try it out.

New Plastic Miniature Army Boxes


The New Edition Heavy Gear Blitz Quick Start Rulebook, New Plastic Miniature Army Boxes (North, South, CEF, and Caprice), and Two Player Starter Box are now available to order on the Dream Pod 9 Online Store.

Jovian Chronicles News!


Several years back Phil sculpted some small Fleet Scale Lancer and Wraith Fighters for Jovian Chronicles. They were made for a planned Fleet Scale version of Jovian Chronicles, that was never completed, back around the time we did our Heavy Gear Fleet Scale game. We finally located the models that had been stored away and added a small ball socket hole on the underside of each of them. These small fighter 2 squad packs are now available to purchase for the first time. If we get enough interest (orders) for the new fleet scale fighters there will be fleet scale exos in the future and maybe a few new spaceships as well. Here is a link to the Jovian Chronicles Miniatures section of the online store for all interested in supporting a rebirth of Jovian Chronicles.

Plus, we also have some of the Jovian Chronicles 2nd Edition Lightning Strike Rulebooks and Companions still available for purchase.

Crowd Funding Pledge Total


$173,646 CAD

(Pledges as of March 13th, 2015)

Our Extra Crowd Funding Drive ended on March 1st 2015. 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 is now locked.

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.

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Jovian Wars Update: New Commodore Reward Level with Four New Ships Available!

We have decided to shake things up a bit today, as the Kickstarter stalled over the weekend. So the staff got together over Skype on Sunday to discuss Backer messages and feedback. We came to the conclusion that Backers want the new ships first and not smaller stretch goals with extra cargo, fuel pods, and parts, so we brainstormed and reworked the Kickstarter plan.

To get things moving again we have pushed forward the next four new ships (Narwal, Hammerhead, Forge, and Ypres) and hopefully with more ship variety the Kickstarter will attract more Backers and Pledges . All four ships are now available as Add-Ons for your Pilot, Captain, and Captain+All Exo & Fighter Squad Add-Ons Reward Levels with the extra pledge. Plus we have add two new reward levels (Commodore and Commodore+All Exo & Fighter Squad Add-Ons), all the details follow. Normally we should have reached the $14000 pledge mark to have all 4 of these ships unlocked so this will also be a test to see if enough Backers change their Captain level rewards to the Commodore level ones to get all the new ships. If its successful we'll do the same thing for the next group of five new ships (Hydra, Ch'in, Detroit, Corsair, and Intrepid) and announce new reward levels with them and the earlier ships.

Commodore ($160): This reward level includes All the Captain Level rewards and any of their unlocked stretch goals. Plus 1 of each of the four new resin spaceship miniatures included in the Commodore Rewards plus any unlocked stretch goals for the ships. It also allows you to select and pledge for any Add-Ons you want (spaceships will also included any unlocked stretch goals for them as well). Fixed shipping cost based on Backer location will charged after the Kickstarter has ended.

Commodore +All Exo & Fighter Squad Add-Ons ($260): This reward level includes All the Captain Level rewards and any of their unlocked stretch goals. Plus 1 of each of the four new resin spaceship miniatures included in the Commodore Rewards plus any unlocked stretch goals for the ships. Plus all 8 CEGA Exo & Fighter Squads and all 8 Jovian Exo & Fighter Squads from the Add-Ons. It also allows you to select and pledge for any other Add-Ons you want (spaceships will also included any unlocked stretch goals for them as well). Fixed shipping cost based on Backer location will charged after the Kickstarter has ended.

We also updated the Pledge Calculator Excel File to include the new ships in the Add-Ons list and added the two new Commodore Reward Levels at the top, here is a link to download the updated excel file.
http://dreampod9.s3.amazonaws.com/…/JovianWarsKickstarterPl…

Plus we updated the image on the campaign page with side views of the all ships and ruler at the top to include the 4 new ships, check it out below.

Some other news, Dave is currently work on some force examples for CEGA and Jovian Fleets of ships and exo/fighter squads. Once they are ready with post links to them. We also also working a graphic with all the fleet scale exo-armors and fighters painted up, so Backers can see how nice they look painted.

Thank you for all your support, keep the comments and feedback coming, so we can continue to improve the Jovian Wars Kickstarter. And please continue sharing our posts and news with friends and other players online to help get the word out to everyone!
https://www.kickstarter.com/…/jovian-wars-resin-spaceship-m…

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We're Live!

Dream Pod 9 version 3.0 is now live! This is a project that has been in the works for quite a while, and recent issues have forced us to move the schedule up a bit. 

We're still working on a lot of things. There's a lot of content to load, especially downloads. We'll be working hard on this over the holidays.

The old site is still available for the moment at archive.dp9.com or www.dp9.com/oldsite. This will be up for a while to ease the migration, but that site may have bad links and other issues.

Delay in Forged in Fire Delivery Date

 

To our loyal customers and fans,

Due to circumstances beyond our control, the hard copy of Forged in Fire has been delayed and we will be unable to deliver it before Christmas. The book will ship out automatically when it has returned from the printers.

Every effort is currently being made to get the e-book version of Forged in Fire to everyone who is entitled to it before the 24th of December.

Holiday Season Update!

 

The Holidays Season are in full swing and we are celebrating by bringing back our Task Force Deals and Armour Deals for the North, PRDF, and CEF factions!

On top of this, we are offering Free Shipping for all orders over $50.00 to the USA and Canada. Plus our International Customers will enjoy reduced shipping rates for the holidays.

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