Now Shipping from Warehouse
I know this comes a little too late for many of you, but I'm still going to see this project through. Here's the email I shot off to the manufacturer,... Read more
I'm going to approach updates a little differently from now on, in a manner more akin to data/Twitter feeds. I've been over thinking these updates and it's a problem.
I've... Read more
Hello Darkness My Old Friend
This is a painful update.
I have been struggling to isolate my other personal concerns and failures from affecting this project, and failing spectacularly. I have been incommunicado because wavering... Read more
Good news everyone!
As of yesterday, the dice are done and ready to ship. Now I'm assuming it will take a least a month to get through customs and reach distribution, and probably... Read more
It's always the last thing you'd think.
They keep telling me the delay is being caused by issues involving the leastpopular color: White. However, I also think it involves simple manufacturing capacity, because as... Read more
We finally have prototypes, but it appears the engraving has eaten into the design work (see attached image). So corrections will have to be made, but what those corrections are... Read more
These things keep getting smaller and smaller...
Haven't heard anything since the last update, so I poked the manufacturer again, and hopefully we'll get some info after the weekend. Also in the next update I'll do some... Read more
Two Week Notice
In an email from the manufacturer:
"Sorry for the late action , quite busy these months , a lot of orders need follow on the production . Re your ones... Read more
Address Updates, Dealing with the Manufacturer, and Thanks Again
A lot of you have changed address since filling out the survey, which is no surprise. Those of you who sent/send me an updated address through Kickstarter are good to... Read more
A Festive Holiday with Money, Images, and Color
The Project so far
So the dice blocks are done, I thinkthey're engraved at this point (as the manufacturer is asking about colors now), and I still haven't gotten... Read more
Manufacturing Continues, and New Tools are on the Horizon
So progress continues. No photos yet, but communication between the manufacturer is consistent and reliable. Still, this has taken far, far longer than I ever expected. I want to once... Read more
To The Four Winds
So far so good. The holidays (as predicted) caused some delays (and Chinese New Year is likely continuing to do so), there's continued interest in the project (which I thank... Read more
New Manufacturer, New Colors, Same (late) Schedule.
A note about regular updates:While a good idea, I also found they put me in a position where I felt compelled to say things I wasn't ready to say,... Read more
A Perfect Storm
Well it's been a good two weeks since my last update thanks to the storm and nor'easter that hit right after. At least I got power and internet back last week, which... Read more
Quick update from my iPad while at Starbucks using Optimum Wifi because everything else is still kaput from Sandy, and likely will be for the next 4 days. Worse, I'm... Read more
But I wasn't even supposed to BE HERE!
This project was not designed to take as much of my time as it ended up doing. I was only supposed to do design. I'm a very firm believer in... Read more
Q-Workshop Set Up Us The Bomb
Last week I got a email from Q-Workshop that changed everything. For whatever reason they changed their terms, and while I understand sometimes needs are not clearly communicated, I don't... Read more
What kind of Updates do you Want, and Where?
Dice are in the pipeline (have been since the last update), and possible new color options might be available soon, but for now I just wanted to throw an update... Read more
Orders Finalized, Design Completed, Pictures Coming Soon
Just a couple of things before the really COOL update.
I will stop taking/updating orders for this first run after Sat 22nd. This however does not apply to those who... Read more
The Surveys go out, and the Webstore goes Live(ish)
The surveys have finally all gone out (yay). Kickstarter actually recommends that surveys get sent out as close to the production date as possible just in case people change their... Read more
The Original Plan, and How it Changed
First, Thank You. It was close for awhile but you all helped push this through. Between the sales here and the wholesale orders we've sold over 4000 dice! Surveys will... Read more
IMPORTANT PRICE & PLEDGE CHANGES!, Bliss Stage, and DexCon 15
Please check out the new pledge levels. All dice are now $1.50ea, and shipping (upto 100 of them) worldwide is $7.50. This means that if you previously pledged and do... Read more
New Colors, Project Momentum, and the Impact of Physical Ads
So Pulse dice now come in COLOR!
You can choose between Red, Green, Blue, Yellow, or White at the close of the Kickstarter, in any combination you want (so 3... Read more
New Pledge Levels, Price Reductions, and Business Cards
I've reduced the price of the higher pledge levels, and added two more at the lower tier for 12 and 20 dice. For those who pledged at the $50 level,... Read more