Dev Kits are being shipped out!
The day has finally come! The first dev kit is on it's way out the door, to the backer with the initials J.D.!
J.D. was the first to message me after the update, and will be the first dev kit I ship out!
I will start shipping the rest as soon as I determine the most efficient way of shipping out the rest of the dev kits all at once. Stay tuned!
pledged of $1,150 goal
seconds to go
May 8, 2011 - Jun 7, 2011 (30 days)
Pledge $1 or more
Backdoor access to all my build logs! I'll also give you my personal contact info, so you can shoot me ideas, comments, criticism, or just ask how I'm doing. Every backer, regardless of amount, receives this info.
Pledge $5 or more
Ticket to pre-order a Chip Maestro (please read description for info on pre-order tickets)! Get it before it goes on sale to the general public!
Pledge $50 or more
200 backers All gone!
Paid pre-order of a limited-run Chip Maestro cartridge! These backers will receive a cartridge from the first batch as soon as they're assembled, hot out of the oven! Backers at this level and above also get their initials (up to 3 letters) silkscreened onto the back of every cartridge that goes into production! Own one of the first of hundreds of Chip Maestros to make their way into the hands of musicians worldwide! Shipping for this reward is included for domestic and Canada, 8$ worldwide.
Pledge $125 or more
18 backers Limited (7 of 25 left)
Chip Maestro cartridge development kit! Backers at this level will receive a special Chip Maestro cartridge with the programming headers attached, and USB programmers to write their own code for the chips on the board! This package is for adventurous types who want an even greater degree of customization with this already flexible synth. If you would like to get a head-start developing for the Chip Maestro, email me after you place your pledge and I will send out a kit as soon as possible.
Pledge $250 or more
4 backers Limited (1 of 5 left)
One of 5 Gold Chip Maestro Cartridges! There will be a limited run of 6 golden colored Chip Maestros! The only other Gold Chip Maestro will be given to highest level backer!
Pledge $1,000 or more
1 backer All gone!
My highest level backer will get the full VIP package! I will personally deliver your brand new Golden Chip Maestro cartridge, an NES to play it on, and a MIDI keyboard, then set it up in your home/studio! East Coast backers only please; if you would like to set up some other arrangement, please contact me in advance.