Jovian Wars Kickstarter Funded - Beta Playtest Rules - Available Now!


The Jovian Wars Kickstarter has been funded and all stretch goals unlocked, 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: CEGA and Jovian Decal Sheets Preview!

As promised in our last Jovian Wars update post, here is a preview of the CEGA and Jovian Decal Sheets. The CEGA Decal Sheet includes 2 of each of the CEGA ship names from the Kickstarter and 2 sets of numbers, plus various size logos (half facing left and half facing right) to place on both sides of the ships. The Jovian Decal Sheet includes 2 of each of the Jovian ship names plus 2 extra names we added at the bottom to balance with the CEGA sheet, and the 2 sets of numbers and various logos facing left and right to put on both sides of the ships. See how they both look in the image with this post.

If you missed the Kickstarter, we have our Jovian Wars Pledge Manager open right now to Outside Backers until this Monday, May 29th, 2017, when it will be locked. Here is a link to the Jovian Wars Pledge Manager for all those interested in becoming an Outside Backer.
http://www.dp9pledgemanager.com/

We'll start shipping Kickstarter Backer Reward Packages later in June and Outside Backer packages right after all the original Kickstarter Backer packages have shipped. After that these great new spaceship models will only become available starting later in August after their official release at Gen Con, in a series of releases in the months following.

 

More News…

May Releases

Want to be the first to get your hands on the new Visigoth Main Battletank or the new MP Cadre and MP decals? Order them now on the Dream Pod 9 Online Store!

New Southern Visigoth main Battle Tank (DP9-9292, $29.95)

Heavy Gear Blitz Rules Questions

Got any questions about the Heavy Gear Blitz Rules? Our line developer, Jason Dickerson, will be answering questions every Friday on the Dream Pod 9 Forums. Also for your convenience, all of the rules related PDF links posted last week can be found on this thread!
 

April 26th Single Packs and Featured Product

This week we have two new single pack releases! 

For the South, this week we are releasing the Razor Fang Black Mamba. The Northern forces are not ignored, as the Thunder Jaguar is available as well. Both are great variants for commanders with upgraded communications and satellite uplinks.

April 19th Single Pack Scouts

We have three single packs for release this week that should be appreciated by scout Gear pilots from the North and South. These are available immediately for order from the Dream Pod 9 Online Store.

The Northern forces receive the Cheetah and Weasel while the Southern Iguana is now available.

The Hammers of the North

 

 

As Dream Pod 9's Art Director, one of the real pleasures of producing the new series of Field Guides for the factions of the Heavy Gear Universe is revisiting some canonical designs and attempting to further enrich them. Part of this is seeing whether the faction logo or emblem can simply be nuanced, modernized, or whether it can be detailed in a way that touches on some of the faction characteristics in more detail.

Consolidated Rules Resources

We’ve taken all of the current errata posted across our Gear UP e-zines and books, and consolidated them into a single file for easy access. In addition to the errata file which also includes the Post 1940 Upgrades for the North and Peace River, we have also made available the Duelist Rules from Perfect Storm and the Veteran Survivor & League Rules from Terra Nova Gambit as a free download for our fans. Lastly, the Beta Threat Values published in Gear UP 5 are included here for ease of access. Don’t forget that you can download the Heavy Gear Blitz Core Rules Field Manual for free on Drive Thru RPG. Enjoy! 

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