All books shipped!
Hi, everyone. Just a quick note to let you know that all of the Math Girls Manga books have been shipped. If you live in the continental US, you should... Read more
A quick shipping update: we've sent out over half the books, and the rest should be sent within the next couple of days.
It's been a packing party at Bento... Read more
Books are here!
It’s taken far longer than we ever imagined it would, but we’re happy to announce that we’ve received the books!
We’re truly sorry that the project has gone... Read more
PDF Links Have Been Sent
We've finished sending out links to the PDF version of Math Girls Manga Vol I, and as far as we know have responded to all bounced emails, reports... Read more
PDF Links Are On Their Way
We’ve started sending out emails with links to download the PDF of the manga. If you haven’t gotten yours yet, you should receive an email from firstname.lastname@example.org in the next... Read more
PDFs Coming Next Week!
Hello, Math Girls Manga backers!
Good news! We've made our final content tweaks, so we're happy to announce that we will be delivering digital (PDF) versions within the week. You'll be... Read more
T-shirts are here!
The T-shirts have arrived!
We're in the process of submitting files to our printer and getting a proof made. As soon as everything clears and we learn what our printing... Read more
Progress update, and cover sneak peek!
Hello everyone! A quick update on the status of how things are progressing with the Math Girls Comic.
The lettering is mostly done. This week we got a first draft... Read more
Back on track!
Hello, everyone. As we’ve mentioned in the message boards, we’re very sorry to have been silent for so long. Since around the time the project was funded a few issues... Read more
Hi, everyone. This is Tony, from Bento Books.
I'm very sorry the updates have been sparse recently. I just wanted to let everyone know that work on the manga is... Read more
Progress Report #2: Novels are shipping!
Hi, everyone. Another update on how things are progressing.
First off, we’ve started shipping copies of the novel to those backers who pledged at levels that got one. Some have... Read more
Progress Report #1: First steps and a call for designers
Hi, everyone. This is our first post-campaign update to let you know how the project is progressing. We’ll send these out every now and then so that you can keep... Read more
The campaign ends!
The Math Girls Comic Kickstarter campaign ended a few minutes ago with about $15,600 in pledges. All of us here at Bento Books are thrilled to have exceeded our goal... Read more
The Home Stretch!
There's less than two days left in the Math Girls Comic Kickstarter campaign, which ends at midnight (US Eastern Daylight Time) Saturday.
We're truly excited to have made... Read more
T-shirt design, and (yet another) new pledge level!
Howdy, all. I have a mockup of the T-shirt design we're working with, and I wanted to share that with you. As mentioned in yesterday's update, there's a small Bento... Read more
New pledge level! T-shirts, T-shirts!
Several of our backers have expressed an interest at getting a Math Girls T-shirt at a lower pledge level than what was previously offered, so we've added a $60 pledge... Read more
International shipping rate update
Hello, everyone! A backer pointed out that our international shipping rates might be too high, and after some investigation we found that in some situations this was the case. Namely,... Read more
With still 18 days left in the campaign, we've successfully met our goal! We're now guaranteed to be funded on June 10, at which point we will immediately start work... Read more
Kicking it forward!
Wow, just one week into the campaign, and we’re already halfway to our goal! Our sincerest thanks to everyone who has made a pledge so far. We still have halfway... Read more
Shipping to non-continental US addresses
Aloha! In response to an inquiry from a backer, we looked more closely at shipping rates to non-continental US addresses. Turns out they aren't that much more expensive for what... Read more
Update #2: Off to a great start!
You know how you always forget at least one thing when you go on a trip? Well, that rule holds for Kickstarter campaigns as well.
Our apologies for forgetting to... Read more