We thought it would be useful to keep a public track of our Kickstarter record; thus below is a listing of our various Kickstarters with pertinent data such as Survey period, production and dispatch dates and so on and so forth.
Forward Base – 431 Backers
Launched: Nov 17th-Nov 30th 2014
Survey: February/March 2015
WAVE 1 Dispatch due: March 2015
WAVE 1 Dispatch (actual) April 20th (some smaller pledges)
Wave 1 Completed: December 15th, 2015
WAVE 2 Dispatch Due: June 2015
WAVE 2 Dispatch (actual): Started January 31st, 2016
WAVE 2 Dispatch completed: August 2016
WAVE 3 Dispatch Due: September 2015
WAVE 3 Dispatch (actual): August 2016
WAVE 3 Dispatch completed: December 2016
1) Wave 1: 1-9 months delay,
2) Wave 2: 7-13 months delay,
3) Wave 3: 11-13 months delay.
KS Clean-Up (Missing/lost pledges, v,v,v,v,v,v late payers, missing parts, corrections): continued up until March 2017.
GameBox Kickstarter: 123 Backers
Launched: Feb 1st – Feb 14th, 2015
Survey: March 2015
Dispatch due: May 2015
Dispatch (actual): May 2015
Dispatch Completed: May 31st, 2015
1) Delivered on time, in full.
Azure Dragon / Infinity Decals: 357 Backers
Launched: July 11th – July 34th
Survey: August 11th, 2016
Azure Dragon Dispatch due: November 2016-March 2017 (in monthly sets)
Dispatch (actual) October 27th, 2016
Production Completed: April 28th, 2017
Dispatch Completed: May 5th, 2017
Decals: (These were split into two types: Decals for the Dragon, and “Unit Badge Decals”)
Unit Badges Dispatch Due: November 2016
Unit Badge Decal dispatched: March 8th
Azure Dragon Decals Dispatch Due: November 2016
Azure Dragon Decals Dispatched: January 26th, 2016
1) Manufacturer of the decals was delayed with production issues and we did not receive the unit badge decals until February/March 2016.
2) Azure Dragon production & dispatch ran from “On-time” to a 1-month delay.
Fast Panda: 125 Backers
Status: In FULFILLMENT
Launched: August 8th – August 21st 2016
Survey: January 12th, 2017
Dispatch due: January 2017- June 2017 (in monthly sets)
Dispatch (actual) February 22nd, 2017 – but then halted for QC issues
Dispatch resumed: May 5th, 2017
Production Completed: Pending (Estimated August 11th 2017)
Dispatch Completed: Pending (Estimated finish August 14th 2017) 49 out of 125 remaining
1) Family bereavement caused significant but unavoidable delay to initial production.
2) Some sets dispatched in February, then significant re-printing and re-working were required on specific parts. Production re-started May 2017.
3) Due to advances in casting facilities whilst production & dispatch started late, production will catch-up to 1-month delay at the end.
Undertown – The Seedier Side of the Sphere: 219 backers
Status: In FULFILLMENT
KS Launched: Nov 15th – Nov 27th, 2016
Survey: January 2017
Early Access Dispatch start due: March 2017 (in monthly sets)
Early Access Dispatch (actual) March 2017
Early Access Dispatch Completed: April 28th, 2017
Standard Dispatch start due: May 2017 – August 2017
Standard Dispatch start: May 8th, 2017
Dispatch Completed: Pending (Estimated finish end of September 2017: 1 month late)
1) Early-Access delivered on time and COMPLETED
2) There was a minor delay with a few of the Early Access dispatch waiting for a re-stock of the Graffiti Decals from the manufacturer.
3) The remainder of KS is running 1 month delay.
The Roc – Infinity Dropship: 114 backers
KS Launched: June 5th – June 14th, 2017
Survey: September 2017
“First in!” Dispatch start due: December 2017
“First in!” Dispatch (actual) Pending
“In the Pipe” et al Dispatch due: Jan 2018
“In the Pipe” et al Dispatch (Actual): Pending
GOT US-IMF – Due to Start 31st July 2017
STATUS: In Progress
All Current Kickstarter Scheduling: