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Black Sun Wars RPG Starship Starter set

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The first release for Black Sun Wars is the Human faction starter spaceship set.

The set uses a modular building system, scalable printing and multiple colour variations for most of the models that allows you to create a near infinite amount of ship variations.

Why modular?
We specifically designed the sets to be modular so that you can truly have a unique fleet, no matter how many friends or gamers own the set, we can guarantee that no two builds will be the same. Its real simple to use, all the components are created from mostly basic shapes that can be assembled in any way you see fit. You can even mix and max different ships components, for example just out of the Battleship we were able to create one large frigate and a battleship and used some of the left over pieces to add weapons to the freighter set.

Not a kit basher or modular player?
No problem at all, each ship comes with full instructions on how to assemble it to resemble the original design. But trust us…. You will very soon be printing it out and modding it because its just sooo easy to totally get creative and unique with your builds.

Is there a Black Sun Wars gaming system?
Not yet, we will shortly launch a kickstarter campaign to help raise the funds we need to develop the Black Sun Wars system as well as 3 extra factions.

The Starter set contains:
1x Battlecruiser
2x Frigates
1x Freighter
1x assortment of fighters
1x Stand and assembly instructions

It does not look like a lot but due to the modular nature of ships there is thousands upon thousands of assembly, colour and size variations.

A weapon and utility pack will follow shortly with the weapon stat cards.

Why is the frigates centred and only one per page?
This allows you to scale the model using just your printer settings, this increases the modular components available to build new ships.

Suggested Paper Weights

  • Battlecruiser - 160gsm
  • Frigates - 120gsm
  • Freighter - 120 - 160gsm
  • Assortment of fighters - 80-90gsm
  • Stand and assembly instructions - 160gsm


Battlecruiser (length 20cm / 7.8 inches)
Battleship

Frigate 1 (length 7cm / 2.7 inches)
Frigate 1

Freighter (Length 14cm / 5.5 inches)
Freighter

Frigate 2 & Fighters (Frigate Length 8cm / 3.1 inches, Fighters Length 1.3cm / 0.5 inches)
Frigate 2 & Fighters

Alternative Builds for Battlecruiser & Frigates
ALternative builds for battlecruiser

Skill Level
Beginner --- Intermediate --- Advanced
1 / 2 / 3 --- 4 / 5 / 6 / 7---- 8 / 9 / 10


Battlecruiser Skill levels
Cutting Level: 4+
Glueing Level: 4+
AssemblyLevel: 3+
Time: 2-3 hours

Frigates Skill Level (at 100% print size)
Cutting Level: 4+
Glueing Level: 5+
AssemblyLevel: 3+
Time: 1-2 hours

Freighter Skill Level
Cutting Level: 4+
Glueing Level: 4+
AssemblyLevel: 3+
Time: 1-2 hours

Fighters Skill Level
Cutting Level: 7+
Glueing Level: 6+
AssemblyLevel: 6+
Time: 1-2 hours

Stands / Supports Skill Level
Cutting Level: 3+
Glueing Level: 4+
AssemblyLevel: 2+
Time: 1-2 hours


...and last but not least a little fun video that shows the scale and size of the ships



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March 26th, 2013
just bought this set and they are great. Fun to build the componnets make it easy to come up with all kinds of ships . I cant wait for more [...]
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August 12th, 2012
this Set Is Really Fun To build ! It doesn't take much to mix and build the peaces !! The Ships You can build go beyond what is shown!! Excellent buy!! [...]
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August 4th, 2012
This set is a very good buy. The modular construction system means that the pieces can be used to make starships beyond those shown in the instructions without having gaps in the textures or having to cut extra parts to fill in gaps. Being able to make [...]
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