State of the Game

Greg Announcement, Heavy Gear Universe, Project Tracking, RPG, Test Pilot Program 10 Comments

Hello, and welcome to our first State of the Heavy Gear Universe Address. We would like to first thank all of our playtesters for their enormous patience while we addressed matters behind-the-scenes and work on revisions based on feedback. To those who might wonder about the state of the game, the answer is yes, Heavy Gear is returning to the …

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Long Time Coming

Greg Uncategorized 2 Comments

Dear Gearheads and Test Pilots, it has been an unfortunately long time since our last post and we would like to bring you up to speed with what to expect in the next few weeks. RPG: Status update on the rules front. The core rules will be ready to go shortly after the forum goes live. Included in the core …

GregLong Time Coming

Test Pilot Lounge

Greg Uncategorized 1 Comment

Hi Everyone, We need one more thing from you before the pilot lounge goes live. For anyone who purchased, Section, Cadre, or Reinforcements packs, could you please use our contact form and send us the email addresses of the people you purchased the extra patches for? We will be inviting you to the pilot lounge directly through the forum, so we will …

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Intro to Phase One of the Test Pilot Program and and update on the Pilot Lounge

Jason Uncategorized 10 Comments

Hi Test Pilots! The following information is a quick introduction to what to expect during Phase One period of the Test Pilot Program. Just a quick update on the Pilot Lounge, we were shooting for a release tonight, but we’re still working on getting it up and running. For those of you waiting on the emails, don’t worry you have …

JasonIntro to Phase One of the Test Pilot Program and and update on the Pilot Lounge

Pilot Lounge Inbound

Jason Uncategorized 2 Comments

Getting everything prepped for launch has taken a bit longer than I estimated, but the good news is the Pilot Lounge will be opening up Monday night (5/11). We will be doing a mass mailing Monday night to all Test Pilots that have signed up. Unless otherwise specified, the emails with the log in instructions and the Pilot Lounge link …

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Brick o’ Patches

Jason Uncategorized 23 Comments

Brick o’ Patches   So I got package filled with big black brick. Of course on closer inspection, I saw that it held….. Test Pilot Patches! Some Size Comparisons   So a quick update on the Test Pilot Program, all of the patches ordered will be going out in a bulk shipment on Friday, so keep an eye out for …

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Ongoing Progress

Jason Project Tracking 4 Comments

We have a short update this week. Greg and I are working on getting our online store up and running. We’ve hit a few small snags, but the store should be online about the time the Test Pilot patches arrive.  The Test Pilot patches are currently in production and should arrive sometime next week. In addition to the online store, …

JasonOngoing Progress

The Patch

Greg Announcement, Heavy Gear Universe, RPG, Test Pilot Program 9 Comments

Hi everyone, First off, I want to thank everyone for expressing their interest in the Heavy Gear Universe Test Pilot Program. It’s really encouraging to read about your enthusiasm for a new edition of the Heavy Gear RPG. This week we finally received the proof of the Skunkwerks Heavy Gear Test Pilot patch that everyone who joins the program will receive. …

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The Test Pilot Program

Greg Announcement, Heavy Gear Universe, RPG, Test Pilot Program 47 Comments

Starting in April, the Test Pilot Program will be opening up for individuals and groups interested in participating in testing the 4th edition of Heavy Gear, Heavy Gear Universe. Test Pilots will gain early access to drafts of the rules to aid in the development of the 20th Anniversary RPG. Test Pilots will have access to the Pilot’s Lounge, a …

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