Arena Games Season 1 + Much More!

3D Print, New Release, Painting Contest

Hi everyone,

This week we’re super excited to release 2 more brand new games, and we have a couple announcements like our October painting competition, 3D models with pre-supports, an FTL fleet builder, and more.

Let’s get to it!


Arena Games – Season 1 Released

Seems like this month we can’t go a week without having some new game announcements, and today we’ve finally released Season 1 of our arena games to the public!

GF: Arena & AoF: Arena are hex-based arena games that play lightning fast and are centered around warband customization to find the best and craziest combos.

When preparing your warband for battle you’ll have the option between picking different combinations of models, as well as equipping them with upgrades from a selection of faction-specific and common cards.

During the game each player will also have a tactics board which provides models with additional special actions, reactions and objectives that they can use to gain an advantage. These tactics boards are also customizable, with players being able to mix-and-match from a selection of faction-specific and common abilities.

Season 1 features the Battle Brothers, Orc Marauders and Alien Hives for GF, whilst for AoF it features the Humans, Vampiric Undead and the Mummified Undead. On top of that you’ll also get common upgrades and tactics boards, model stat cards, hex-arena boards, play tokens, and everything you need to get going.

The game comes with a one-page version of the rules, as well as an extended rulebook that explains everything in detail with lots of really helpful diagrams and examples.

Season 1 is available for free on our website, but only comes with basic black & white components, and no miniatures. If you want the full color version with all miniatures, then you can find them on WargameVault.

Season 2 is going to be released on Patreon this month, and we’re going to be adding new warbands every month unit there are 3 new warbands for each game. The season will also feature new hex-boards, common assets, etc.

We are planning to release Season 2 to the public at the beginning of next year, and after that a new season will be released every 6 months.

These are some of the most fun games we’ve made, with the high level of customization and quick gameplay making for a very addictive loop. We can’t wait to see more people play them and share their own crazy combos!

Check out the games here:


October Painting Competition

This month we’re going to be running our very first painting competition!

RULES: Paint 1 model from our September release and share a high resolution picture of it on one of our social media channels:

  • OPR Community on Facebook
  • Instagram with #onepagerules
  • Twitter with @onepagerules
  • Discord with @onepageanon

DEADLINE: OCTOBER 15th 

PRIZE: The community will vote for the best looking submission, and the winner will get one FREE month on Patreon at Tier 3 (handled via refund).

NOTE: The miniatures should be painted by you, no commissions allowed. By entering the contest you give OPR permission to share the submitted pictures on our social media platforms.

Happy Painting!

Note: Since this is the first time we’re running something like this it might get a bit weird and we might have to adjust things in the future, but overall it should be fun! 


Pre-Supports for 3D Models

In our continuous effort to provide you with more value every month, we’re happy to announce that from October on all of our 3D models will be pre-supported.

We know it sucks that we didn’t have pre-supported models for September, and we’re looking into ways to solve that from a logistical perspective, so that supporters can have both of our new armies fully pre-supported.

Right now we honestly don’t have enough sales from our old Sisters and Dwarf models to justify the cost of having them pre-supported, however if we see that demand goes up to the point where it’s financially viable, then we will definitely do it. :)


Battle Sisters Army Released

Over the past 6 months we’ve released a full Battle Sisters Army in collaboration with Garin from The Makers Cult, which came out looking pretty damn awesome.

We’ve had single units available for sale until now, but with lots of demand for the full army being available, we are more than happy to release the full army as a bundle.

The complete Battle Sisters Army is now available for sale as a bundle with a hefty 20% discount, and if you’re also a patron at Tier 3, then you will get an additional 20% discount on top!

Get the full army here: https://www.cgtrader.com/3d-model-collections/battle-sisters-bundle


FTL Fleet Builder

Warfleets: FTL was only released last week, but we already got some great new for you. Schnickers from our Discord/Forum put together a neat fleet builder, which allows you to quickly and easily put together your force.

All of the common assets as well as the faction specific assets are included, with unit stats using easy to read symbols to know what is what, and it even comes with a printing feature. Truly great work!

Check it out here: https://opr-warfleets-ftl.herokuapp.com/

Provide your feedback here: https://forum.onepagerules.com/thread/1752/ftl-fleet-builder


Community Pages

If you’re new to the project make sure to check out all of our community pages, where you can get together with hundreds of other players to chat, share, play, and more!

Discord
Reddit
Facebook
Instagram
Twitter
Newsletter
Forum


That’s it for this week, but the new reveals for October are far from over, so stay tuned for a lot more awesome stuff to come your way. :D

Happy Wargaming!

– Gaetano

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Warfleets: FTL + Much More!

3D Print, Collaboration, Game Update, New Release, Video Content, Writing Jam

Hi everyone,

Today we’ve got a truly gargantuan update for you, with a new game, writing jam results, october previews, game updates, and much more.

Let’s get to it!


Warfleets: FTL

The wait is finally over everyone, Warfleets: FTL is now available to the public!

When I was first approached by Austin Peasley back in 2014 about the making of a spaceship battles game, I could’ve never imagined that we’d be here 6 years later releasing a full spaceship game of our own.

The journey has been long, with many iterations of the game, and even some moments of true despair, but we’re really happy that this game is now available for download, and can’t wait to see player’s reactions to it!

For those of you that are hearing about Warfleets: FTL for the first time, this is our take on a fast and furious spaceship battles game, which offers tons of fleet customization and exciting space battles.

Players take on the roles of commanders of a fully personalized fleet, which is made up of ships, heroes and upgrades from a common set of assets, as well as special assets from one of 6 interstellar factions.

Each faction comes with its own selection of ships, heroes and upgrades, and there is also a wide selection of legendary fleets, giving players the chance to step into the shoes of legendary FTL admirals.

As always, the core rules and faction book are completely free, and they offer countless hours of explosive spaceship battles… but what if you want more?

If you support us on Patreon, you can get access to the Full Rulebook, which adds a ton of advanced rules that allow you to further customize your games, with extra missions, deployment styles, events, and much more.

The Full Rulebook also has rules that allow you to re-use widgets from other games, such as blast markers, order dice, ordnance tokens, command dials, and many more.

Here a full breakdown of what you get in the Full Rulebook:

  • Terrain Placement Rules
  • Multiple Deployment Styles
  • Extra Missions
  • Boarding Actions
  • Random Events
  • Battlefield Phenomena
  • Terrain & Objective Effects
  • Fog of War Rules
  • Catastrophic Damage Rules
  • Order Dice Rules
  • Shields & Defense Tokens Rules
  • Scanner Ranges Rules
  • Rules for Planetary Control Games
  • Rules for Multiplayer Games
  • Rules for Kitchen Table Games

If you don’t have any spaceship models, you can also pick up our very own 2D and 3D models on Patreon, where we’re releasing a new fleet every month.

This month we’ve released the 2D Empire Fleet and the 3D Empire Fleet, and if you stick with us you’ll have the full set of all fleets as they’re all released.

Next month we’ll also be releasing a set of 2D space terrain with lots of asteroids fields, destroyed ships, space nebulas and more, which you can use to pretty up your table when playing both with 2D and 3D models.

Alright, this should be enough of a preview, now it’s time for you to check out the games yourself. Make sure to join our Discord Server to share pictures of your battles and provide your feedback and ideas!

Get the game here: https://onepagerules.com/portfolio/warfleets-ftl/

Note that the Full Rulebook is going to be available exclusively on Patreon until we feel that the game is polished enough for a “final” release, at which point it will be removed and put for sale on our WargameVault store.


Writing Jam Results

A few weeks ago we ran our very first OPR Writing Jam, and finally the results are in!

The writing jam gives participants the opportunity to share their own take on the stories taking place in the OPR universe, writing a one-page story in just 48hrs based on the same single theme: INFINITE LOOP

Check out all submissions here: https://itch.io/jam/oprwj1/entries

Check out the voting results here: https://itch.io/jam/oprwj1/results

All of the submissions were really awesome to read, and we want to highlight a couple of our favorite ones here.

  • A Dull Ache by Joe Fonseca – Trooper Hark of the Human Defense Force faces the reality of war on a once beautiful planet.
  • Pain of Victory by Grim – Stuck in a time loop, Kr’tchikr Steelbiter must fight tooth and nail to break the cycle and survive the battle with his litter-compatriots.
  • Hunt by Matteo Cantelmi – Follow a cohort of Machine Cult Infiltrators as they track down a rebel leader on a war-torn world.

September Releases – Last Chance!

Before we continue, we wanted to remind everyone that if you want to get all of the amazing stuff from the September releases, then it’s best you join now and download everything before it is removed.

Check out all of the content you get here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/41104102

September has really been a crazy month, we tripled the amount of different units we released for 3D printing, we’ve doubled the amount of armies we released for 2D printing, plus we’ve got 3 new games for everyone.

If you’re not a patron yet, please consider subscribing, as this is the only way we can keep the project alive. Not only do you get a ton of extra content, but also our eternal gratitude.


October Release Previews

With the month coming to an end, it’s time we take a look at what’s coming in October, and once again it’s going to be a very content packed month. :D

On the 3D models side we’re continuing with our Alien Hives and Mummified Undead releases, and for FTL we’re going to be releasing the Marauders fleet. On the games side, we’re going to be releasing the 4th chapter of Jakob’s Path, as well as Season 2 of the arena games and warband creators (Season 1 will be released in early October).

We also have 2 major game releases that are going to be revealed in October, but we don’t want to spoil the surprise yet. All we can say is that we have a new expansion for GFF in the works, and also a completely new game that is going to take us in a new direction…

Here’s everything you’ll get in October:

  • 3D Alien Hives – Soul-Snatchers, Hive Warriors, Soul-Snatcher Lord
  • 3D Mummified Undead – Mummies, Guardian Statues, Mummy Queen
  • 3D Marauders Fleet – 3 Ships + 1 Squadron
  • 2D Fantasy Orcs – Boss, Shaman, Warriors, Archers, Brutes
  • 2D Marauders Fleet – 3 Ships + 1 Squadron
  • 2D Space Terrain – Destroyed Ships, Asteroid Fields, Space Junk, Space Nebulas
  • Arena Games – Season 2
  • Arena Games – Warband Creator
  • Jakob’s Path – Chapters 1-4
  • Mystery Expansion for GFF
  • New Mystery Game

Here some WIP shots of the 3D models, note that they are subject to change.


Small Game Updates

Moving on to updates for our core games, this week we’re adding a bunch of new units!

  • GF Machine Cult Defilers – Electrofanatics, Vespaxii, Arachnovectors, Velocirax
  • AoF High Elves – Bull Giant

Age of Fantasy: Skirmish – Japanese Edition

It’s always cool to see our little games make their way around the world, and this week our friend Akinori provided a Japanese translation of Age of Fantasy: Skirmish.

Download it by clicking HERE.

This is not the first time that Akinori makes a translation of our games, and if you want to check out WarStuff in all its Japanese glory, check out these posts HERE.


Dwarf Army Bundle Released

Over the past 6 months we’ve released a full Dwarf Army in collaboration with Kyoushuneko Miniatures, which came out looking pretty damn awesome.

Whilst we had single units available for sale until now, some players asked us if it was possible to get the entire army at once, and well… your wish is our command!

The complete Dwarf Army is now available for sale as a bundle with a hefty 20% discount, and if you’re also a patron at Tier 3, then you will get an additional 20% discount on top!

Get the full army here: https://www.cgtrader.com/3d-model-collections/dwarf-army-bundle


Age of Fantasy: Regiment Videos

The great folks at Stonehorse Gaming have been releasing more and more AoF:R videos, with an awesome how to play video and a battle report. Now they’re also adding new tactics videos which cover all aspects of the game one by one, and are definitely worth checking out.


Three Men and a Wargame Podcast

Last but not least, we wanted to give a shoutout to the Three Men and a Wargame podcast, who were so kind to cover our September releases in full detail.

Check them out here: https://threemenandawargame.podbean.com/e/whats-in-the-box-1600916529/


That’s it for today, but don’t worry, just because we released FTL today doesn’t mean we’re done making games, so keep your eyes peeled for more stuff that’s on the horizon. ;)

Happy Wargaming!

– Gaetano

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How to Play Video, OPR Wiki, New Models

2D Print, Collaboration, New Release, Video Content, Writing Jam

Hi everyone,

This week we’ve got a couple of new videos, a brand new OPR wiki, as well as some paper model updates and a new collaboration.

Let’s get to it!


Writing Jam Votes

Before we begin, don’t forget to read and vote on the best writing jam stories. Voting ends in just a couple of days, so make sure to be quick about it!

Check them out here: https://itch.io/jam/oprwj1/entries


How to Play Grimdark Future

This week Wyloch’s Armory posted a great how to play Grimdark Future video on YouTube, which covers all aspects of the game and OPR as a whole.

If you’ve never played the game, or have always wondered if you’ve been missing out on something, then this video is for you. Make sure to also check out his battle report series.


Age of Fantasy: Regiments Battle Report

It’s awesome to see more and more videos being made for our games, and this week Stonehorse Gaming also released an awesome battle report for AoF: Regiments. This demo game shows off all of the basics of the game in a single battle, so it’s also perfect for players that are still trying to learn the game.


OPR Community Wiki

Did you know that OPR has an official Community Wiki now?

The wiki was created to provide a place where new players can find more information about our games, as well as find extensive miniatures libraries to know which models can be used for different units.

There are also games and faction pages that fill you in on the background stories of our games, and there are tactics pages to give you a better idea on how to play each faction.

Check it out here: https://onepagerules.fandom.com/

The wiki is pretty new and still needs to be filled with a lot of content, so everyone is welcome to contribute by adding new pages, completing information on existing ones, adding miniature pictures, writing tactics, etc.

There are templates for all sorts of pages, so you just need to copy those and fill them out!

Join our Discord for more help on contributing: https://discord.gg/djBydgk


Infected Colonies 2D Models

Infected Colonies are settlements that have been infected by a mysterious virus which mutates them into blood-hungry warriors. Those that have been infected are categorized into different stages, with each stage having a different effect on the mutated subject.

Get the models here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/41593967

Note that our new 2D models now also come with a thick black borders version.

To help you get started with this army, here’s a ~750pts Grimdark Future list you can use:

  • 1x Monstrous Tyrant
  • 10x Zombies
  • 20x Infected
  • 5x Infected Hunters
  • 5x Infected Dogs

Space Elves by Nico Pogarskiy

This month we’re starting a new collaboration with Nico Pogarskiy, who makes awesome papercraft miniatures in his own old-school style: https://www.patreon.com/nicopogarskiy 

Nico makes really amazing models for RPGs and wargames, and if you support him on Patreon you not only get access to his full archive of models, but also get custom miniatures made by him to your liking!

For the next few months we’ll be releasing sets of his lovingly drawn Space Elves models, which come in 4 different colors and feature front and back art.

Get the models here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/41668693


That’s it for today, tune in next week for the release of FTL and new miniatures bundles. :D

Happy Wargaming!

– Gaetano

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Writing Jam Start and More!

3D Print, New Release, Video Content, Writing Jam

Hi everyone,

Before we begin with the updates, let’s talk about the obvious!

The OPR Writing Jam #1 is now live, and the theme is:

INFINITE LOOP

You now have 48hrs to write your story, and send in your submission by:

  • UK – 8PM BST Sunday September 13th
  • USA East Coast – 3PM ET Sunday September 13th
  • USA West Coast – Noon PT Sunday September 13th
  • Europe – 9PM CET Sunday September 13th
  • Japan – 4AM JST Monday September 14th
  • Australia – 5AM AEST Monday September 14th

Check out the Writing Jam page for more info on submissions: https://itch.io/jam/oprwj1

Head over to our Discord server to share your ideas: https://discord.gg/djBydgk


New September Models Revealed

After a small delay this week we’ve finally been able to reveal the missing models from the Alien Hives, and boy oh boy did they turn out great!

First up we’ve got the Prime Warrior, a massive hero that commands his army with a heavy hand. He’s armed with a deadly bio-gun, and has a spike on his head to show his prowess.

Then we’ve got the Shooter Grunts, that come in a pack of 3, with bio-guns coming straight out of their terrifying mouths, ready to liquify their enemies with acid bile.

With these models the full lineup of September releases has been revealed, so make sure to grab all of them (and much much more) for just $10 before the end of the month!

See the full list of what you get here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/41104102


Jakob’s Path: Chapters 1-3

This week we also released the 3rd chapter of the Jakob’s Path narrative campaign.

This chapter contains 2 new missions, and if you support now you get all previously released chapters as well. Whilst the campaign was written with Battle Brothers vs Orcs in mind, it can be played with any other factions and whatever models you have available.

Chapter 3 – Jakob and his men return from the jungle battered by the heavy fighting, with one of their brothers in critical condition. They hope to find a victorious Khari at the landing zone, but instead will find that they are not alone…

Get the chapter here: https://www.patreon.com/onepagerules 


OPR on Instagram

After much deliberation we’ve decided to create an Instagram profile for OPR, where we will share lots of pictures of our newly released content, as well as sneak previews in the stories.

In order to boost our reach we’re also considering doing some giveaways on Instagram, so make sure to follow us now to get more news about that when it happens!

Follow us here: https://www.instagram.com/onepagerules/


How to Play Age of Fantasy: Regiments

This week Stonehorse Gaming released a new video, explaining how to play Age of Fantasy: Regiments in a simple and concise manner (and with some great models to boot).

Check it out if you haven’t had a chance to play our games yet, and want to see them in action!


That’s it for today, a pretty quick update. We’re looking forward to reading your writing jam stories, and can’t wait to see what crazy ideas you come up with for the theme: INFINITE LOOP.

Happy Wargaming!

– Gaetano

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New Models, Jakob’s Path and Game Updates

3D Print, Game Update, New Release

Hi everyone,

This week we’ve got just a small update for you, with a couple of new releases, as well as some minor game patches for competitive rules and a few armies.


Battle Sisters Walker

It’s strange to think that it’s already been 6 months that we’ve been releasing 3D models, and this week we uploaded the Battle Sisters Walker as the last model in the army.

This model comes with helmet and a pilot versions, 3 different weapons for both arms (heavy machinegun, heavy flamethrower, sawblade) and optional exhaust pipes.

Download the model here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/34548348 

Note that you must be a Tier 3 patron to access to the link above.

This month’s 3D models are going to be available exclusively on Patreon until the 30th of August, after which they will go up for sale on our CGTrader store at a higher price.


Jakob’s Path: Chapter 2

We’re very happy that people have been enjoying Jakob’s Path, and this month we’ve got the 2nd chapter ready for you. Note that by supporting us on Patreon you’ll also have access to chapter 1.

Chapter 2 – After spotting a Goblin holding a precious artifact, Jakob and his men give chase into the thick jungle, which will prove to be a beast all of its own. What perils and wonders expect them past the treeline? Read to find out…

Download the chapter here: https://www.patreon.com/posts/34546818 

Note that you must be a Tier 2 patron to access to the link above.

This campaign is going to be available exclusively on Patreon until all 5 chapters have been released, after which it will go up for sale on our WargameVault Store at a higher price. 


Game Updates

Today’s updates aren’t very big, mostly some small army changes, and we’re adding a new rule for competitive play that limits you to a maximum of 2 targets when splitting fire in Grimdark Future and Age of Fantasy.

Here the army changes:

Dark Brothers

  • Interrogators now have Fear

Machine Cult Defilers

  • Added new unit: Dragonfly Gunship

Robot Legions

  • Re-worked Harvest Blade for Tri-Scorpion Overseer

Vile Rattus Cult

  • Fixed weapons and upgrades for Halftrack and Warren Drill

Free Dwarf Warrior Model

This week we’ve released one more free model on our Thingiverse page, this time it’s an angry little dwarf ready to bonk you in the head with his hammer. :D

Get the model here: https://www.thingiverse.com/thing:4566220

If you want to help us out please make sure to give the model a like and follow us, thanks!


Beastmen Heroes Bundle

Finally we’ve bundled up all of the awesome models made for us by Ilhadiel into a nice little package, and we’ve made it a 33% discount for you guys to enjoy. :)

Get the bundle here: https://www.cgtrader.com/3d-model-collections/beastmen-heroes-bundle


That’s it for today, next week we’ll be back with the last model in our Dwarf collection: the Rock Golem! :D

Happy Wargaming!

– Gaetano

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