Shapeways shop is up!
the Shapeways shop with all the dice is now up at: https://www.shapeways.com/shops/JGoldsmith
Now you can buy as many extra dice as you want!
Fantastic news! As I’ve said before, the dice that take the longest to both print and sand are the D20 and the D12. My family noticed that I’ve really been... Read more
After many re-dos and much waiting, the shapeways dice are here! Those of you who ordered (unless I messaged you with a question or something) will see those... Read more
I've had a prohibitively busy semester, as well as some health concerns. I am so sorry that this project was hurt because of that. I'm still working with... Read more
Good problems to have (and some solutions)
As some of you may have noticed, I’m a bit behind on orders. Much of this is simply because there are so many- I planned these dates expecting maybe twenty... Read more
$15 backer rewards are out!
So I just sent out all the $15 backer rewards, they should be in your awesome hands in about two-three days, and a tracking email should be sent... Read more
$10 rewards sent!
That's right, the $10 rewards have all been sent out! Backers at that level should get an email with a link to track the package within a few... Read more
Hello glorious backers!
Those of you who asked for files will find I just messaged you with a link to your preferred files. Please tell me if something doesn't work... Read more
A very specialty update
At long last, I present the final version of the specialty dice:
Most are the standard D4 and D6 shape, but the dreidel, token, D3, and D5 are all a... Read more
A normal set of dice: now with braille!
Good news everybody! I have designer tested, visually impaired person approved dice! Here's the standard set, next to it's chessex standard versions:
I made the D4 and the D8 bigger,... Read more
Hello all, and welcome to September! In which I can yell at my play-tester whenever I want to.
The dice data:
We're going with a larger D6, it looks... Read more
I passed a craft(dice) check!
I now present my proof-of-concept, the first useable version of a full set of brailled dice:
Let's take a closer look:
What you can't really see is the small imperfections... Read more
So close I can taste it, yet so far away.
Hello all! Sorry it's been a while, but I wanted to wait to update till I had good news. That being said, this isn't all good news.
Those paying attention... Read more
You, your data, and me needing information.
In this exciting update, I don't talk about dice! Instead, we talk about you, and your personal data.
I'm currently adding up and organizing the emails to give to Assassins... Read more
Your may-be-weekly update
I have good news, bad-ish news, and general news, I'll mix them together a bit.
The good: I have a successfully printed D6 and D20 currently in front of me!... Read more
Whelp, we're done guys! I know it was worrying for a while there, but the project is funded!
Seriously though, the kindness and generosity of everyone has blown me away.... Read more
We hit $5,000!
What? We hit $5,000! That's awesome guys!
So what does this mean?
Well, A: Add $1 onto your pledge to get a really cool adventure from Assassin Games! Once their upcoming... Read more
The D20 in real life! And the specialty dice are up!
I got the D20 prototype in! This is printed via Shapeways.com, so the final print may look a little different, but it's a good sign!
Here it is next to... Read more
Assassin's games helps out, and news on the dice
Our next goal to hit is $5,000. I'm looking into getting these printed with shapeways/ sculpteo services, which will make pretty awesome prints (I even ordered prototypes!) Making the main... Read more
A handful of things...
First of all: The log dice design has been changed, as they are covered under a patent held by Michael Bowling of Crystal Caste. Most have been switched to the platonic... Read more
Ok, this is just getting ridiculous!
In three days, THREE DAYS we have met not only the first goal, but the first stretch goal!
Also, I will be making four more specialty dice in the next... Read more
Streeeeetch goals! And international shipping!
Hello again everybody!
For those who have been wanting dice and don't live in the US, You can now easily order them! It is an extra $20, but that can... Read more
I think I failed a speech check...
Just.. WOW. I would say I'm sorry for posting three updates in less than 48 hours but... guys...
WE DID IT! In less than 48 hours this project is... Read more
I WOWed too soon! Also, more information!
So, less than 24 hours into this and already at 50% funded? If this keeps up I'll be looking into some major stretch goals!
In response to suggestions, I... Read more
All you wonderful people have blown my expectations for this out of the water!
As of this post, we have a quarter of the goal already!
Some people were asking... Read more