Dust Tactics

By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Apr 1st, 2015
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Dust Chronicles has their second issue now available for your downloading and reading enjoyment. It’s free, so you should go ahead and check it out. Inside, there’s rules for air combat in the world of Dust, a look at the UK Dust Knights, and instructions on how to make a Laser Flak-Vierl...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Mar 13th, 2015
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Dust Studio keeps rolling with the world of Dust. They give us an update about what they’ve got in store for the future. First off, they hope to make the Blutkreuz an independent faction, able to play just on their own. They’re also working on coming up with models for the Pacific Theater...
By tgn_admin
In Crowdfunding
Mar 3rd, 2015
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Battlefront has posted an updated addressing Dust Studio CEO William Yau’s statement on the Operation Babylon Kickstarter. It was very disappointing to hear, via a recent Facebook message from Dust Studio CEO William Yau, that mediation has been rejected out of hand. To clarify, we have never h...
By tgn_admin
In Crowdfunding
Feb 28th, 2015
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Regular readers may be aware of the continuing saga around the Dust Tactics Operation Babylon Kickstarter – (you can catch up here).  What little glimmer of hope there was of resolving the matter amicably appears to have evaporated with this recent post by Dust Studio claiming legal action has ...
By tgn_admin
In Alternate History
Feb 2nd, 2015
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Is Battlefront refusing to pay for the remaining Kickstarter rewards for Operation Babylon? Dust Tactics is a Weird War II game set in an alternative super science version of World War II, created by Dust Studio – of which Paolo Parente is one of the principals. In 2013, Fantasy Flight Games dr...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Nov 3rd, 2014
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Board to Death has posted up a new video review. This one’s for Dust Tactics Miniatures. Go check out the Revised Core Set. Source From the post: Get ready to fight the war anew! The Dust Tactics: Revised Core Set is the perfect introduction for new players or a great expansion for veterans. It...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jul 25th, 2014
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Dust Tactics wants to give you free stuff. How do you get in on it? Gotta check out their Facebook page. Source From them to you: We are running a Facebook contest to help players get into Dust Tactics. Win everything you need to start playing Dust Tactics including the Dust Tactics Rulebook, a Dust ...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jun 26th, 2014
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Dust Devils will be holding the 2014 North American Dust Championships at GenCon in just a couple months. Source From the announcement: Prove your skills for the title of North American Dust Champion in this exciting tournament! Prizes for the top tier as well as participation prizes will be awarded....
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jun 18th, 2014
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Dust Studio is in their final 24 hours for Dust: Operation Babylon up on Kickstarter. They’ve made it through a lot of stretch goals, but there’s always more to pass as well. Source From the campaign: After going back and forth we have managed to secure some very special models for the fi...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jun 15th, 2014
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Dust Studio is running special army bundle deals over on their Kickstarter page. Source From the announcement: Many of you have asked for an easy way to just get everything for a single faction so here is the complete add-on package that when combined with an army deal leaves nothing out. Because the...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jun 13th, 2014
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Dust Studio is in their final week for Dust: Operation Babylon Kickstarter campaign. They’ve made 6x more than their goal, so check out what all is going on with the campaign. Source From the campaign: We are down to the final week and the rollercoaster ride continues. Our first Kickstarter cam...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jun 12th, 2014
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Battlefront posted up a short video showing off how to play the new Version 2 of Dust Tactics and Dust Tactics Battlefield. Source From the post: Phil Yates, who co-designed Dust Tactics v.2 and Dust Tactics Battlefield with Olivier Zamfirescu and Andrew Haught, talks you through the basics of gamepl...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
May 20th, 2014
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Dust Studio has launched their Kickstarter campaign for Dust: Operation Babylon. Source From the campaign: April 1947. When the Blutkreuz Korps unearthed records of an ancient alien energy source hidden in Mesopotamia, they started working on plans to recover it. Now their plans are coming to fruitio...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
May 16th, 2014
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Dust Studio has announced the impending launch of Operation Babylon, a new expansion for Dust Tactics that takes the world of Dust to the Middle East. Source From the announcement: The year is 1947, and the war isn’t over. Out of the mind of Paolo Parente comes the world of Dust, an alternate-history...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
May 6th, 2014
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Dust Devils will be having events going on in recognition of the 70th anniversary of the D-Day landings. Source From the announcement: D-Day 2014 a Dust Devils International (DDI) three day event June 6th, 7th and 8th dedicated to 70th Anniversary of the Normandy Landings. DDI members will be hosting...
By Polar_Bear
In Contest
Apr 29th, 2014
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Dust Devils has posted up the results from their Dust Tactics/Warfare painting competition. Source From the announcement: On March 20th, 2014 Dust Tactics and Warfare Facebook Group decided it was time to have a little friendly paint competition in celebration for hitting a membership milestone. Ther...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Apr 8th, 2014
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Battlefront gives us a look at the new Jagdluther in this article. Source From the post: The sPz. KpfL. IV-A “JagdLuther 75” is armed with a pair of 7.5cm FpK 42 L/70. It’s a longer version of the old 7.5 gun, much more deadly and accurate. It’s even more powerful than the first “8.8” used […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Feb 21st, 2014
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Wargames Illustrated is giving away a free 44-page booklet for Dust Tactics with the latest issue of their magazine. Source From the announcement: Wargames Illustrated is pleased to announce the inclusion of a FREE, 44-page Dust Tactics booklet with the March issue of the world’s premier tabletop gam...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jan 31st, 2014
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Dust Tactics has their starter rulebook available for a free download from their website. Source From the announcement: This weeks starter set spotlight is the starter rulebook itself. The whole book is now available as a free PDF download. The starter set rulebook covers rules for the starter sets a...
By Polar_Bear
In Events
Jan 20th, 2014
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Dust World Expo is just a couple months away. While there, they’ll be holding the Dust World Championships. Who will reign supreme? Source From the announcement: World Championship Tournaments for Dust Tactics and Dust Warfare are scheduled to be held Dust World Expo 2014. Sponsored by Dust Stu...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Jan 9th, 2014
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Dust Studio is showing off their new Allied Starter Set for Dust Tactics. Source From the preview: Here is the first look at the Allied Dust Starter Set....
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Dec 21st, 2013
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Dust Chronicles has a new lineup behind the pages for their magazine. They’ve also got a whole new magazine coming later this week, too. Source From the announcement: Dust Warfare and Tactics lovers, Attention! Dust Chronicles has a new crew in the turret and is targeting release of the newest ...
By Polar_Bear
In Accessories
Dec 9th, 2013
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Battlefront has what all gamers want: dice. They’ve got new dice for Dust Tactics that’ll be in the starter sets. Source From the announcement: The new dice are one of the new surprises in the upcoming starter sets. Dust dice no longer have blanks on them, though you can still use the old...
By Polar_Bear
In Crowdfunding
Nov 23rd, 2013
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Games & Gears has announced adhesive Battle Board Grids for Dust Tactics for their Kickstarter campaign. Source From the update: Games & Gears LLP and Dust Studio have partnered to produce a new add-on item for the current Games & Gears Battle Boards. Games & Gears will be produci...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Nov 19th, 2013
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Dust Tactics will have some new box sets coming out soon since Battlefront took over production. They’re showing off the cover art for the boxes over on their website. Source From the preview: We are proud to announce we will be releasing new Dust Tactics starter sets early next year. These set...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Nov 11th, 2013
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Battlefront has posted up the .pdf files so players can look over and critique them for their Achilles Warfare open beta test. Source From the announcement: Battlefront is pleased to announce that the Dust Warfare Operation “Achilles” PDF is now available to download. It is part of the open beta test...
By Polar_Bear
In News
Nov 11th, 2013
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Model Dads goes off-script with a non-historical unboxing. This time it’s Operation Achilles for Dust Tactics. Source From the video: Join Model Dads out of their comfort zone on Animal Farm as we unbox Operation “ACHILLES” – the new campaign expansion set for DUST Tactics...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Oct 21st, 2013
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Battlefront has launched the Dust website. Now you can get all your Dust news in one, dedicated spot. Source From the launch: We’re very pleased to announce our new DUST website is now live. We plan to grow the site as we go. Make sure you check back from time to time to see the […]...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Oct 16th, 2013
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Dust Chronicles has posted issue 8 of their magazine up online for your reading pleasure. Source In this issue: The October issue of Dust chronicles is now available for free download and as always the magazine is packed with articles for both Dust Tactics and Dust Warfare....
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Oct 7th, 2013
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Battlefront (still via the GaleForce 9 website) has the first of their Dust models available over on their website. Source From the announcement: Good news, DUST players! We have the first products for Operation Achilles available now! We will be adding a dedicated DUST section to the online store sh...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Aug 29th, 2013
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Dust Day is happening next month in Bologna. Will you be going? *shifty eyes* M,m,m, my bologna. From the announcement: The first Dust Day will take place in Bologna on September the 7th. Tournament, demo and the opportunity to meet Paolo Parente. Have fun, have dust!...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Aug 24th, 2013
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Battlefront lets us know about the future of the world of Dust. Note: the link still directs to the Gale Force 9 website. From the announcement: It has been an exceptionally busy year at Battlefront, as work continues with Flames Of War, Dungeons & Dragons Miniatures, Spartacus: A Game of Blood ...
By Polar_Bear
In Magazine/webzine
Aug 5th, 2013
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Dust Chronicles has the August issue of their fan-made magazine available for your downloading and reading pleasure. In this issue: Dust Chronicles has turned one year old. The birthday issue of Dust Chronicles is now available and can be downloaded for free from the website. As always the magazine i...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jul 30th, 2013
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Dust Devils has announced their events for Dust at GenCon in a couple weeks. From the announcement: The last few years Dust has had a presence at Gen Con and this year will be no different. Dust Studio, Battlefront Games and Dust Devils International have been hard at work behind the scenes to provid...
By Polar_Bear
In Alternate History
Jul 26th, 2013
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Battlefront (still on the GF9 site) gives us a look at another upcoming Dust Tactics release with a preview of the Blutkreuz Pioneer Squad “Sturmaffe.” From the website: Very few subjects survive the grueling brain enhancement process of the Blutkreuz Korps. Gorillas who emerge from the p...