The End of 2014, and the STW Dean's List
2015 is here! That means the calendar is done as well! Alas. I hope you all enjoyed yours.
The final remaining Kickstarter reward that was never given out was the... Read more
Fake Holiday Trivia Answers
We've now reached the end of the first set of cloud names and rudimentary words-of-the-day, with today (depending where you live and what time zone you are currently in) being... Read more
Well. This is happening today.
I'm really wondering why I ever let this be a backer tier.
I'll take a video of the soul-crushing as it proceeds, and will post... Read more
The 2014 STW Calendar Soundtrack, Summarized
Some of you have already crossed over to January 1st as I type this. Some of you are already in 2014. Some of you are already in the future!
That... Read more
Soundtrack Is Now Live!
Hello all! I hope you are having a wonderful holiday season, whatever you may choose to celebrate or not celebrate. I hear December Entropy is a delightful holiday celebrating your... Read more
By The Time You Read This, You May Have Already Received Your Calendar
Lots of people have been sending me messages saying they've gotten their calendars and are super happy with them! I'm so glad you enjoy them. So far, reviews have included... Read more
The Calendars Are Here! (P.S. Please Complete Your Surveys)
And dang, do they look good!
So we'll be getting these out to many of you fine folks this week!
If you haven't responded to the survey yet with your... Read more
SURVEY DEADLINE APPROACHING! And Calendar Release Party DETAILS (12/3 at 7 PM in Boston)
Hey everybody -
I will be driving over to Topatoco headquarters this Wednesday to drop off the massive amount of goods I have, including the personalized slate blackboards, raptor USBs,... Read more
Just a quick update: finished the Kickstarter-only print that multiple backer levels will be receiving.
More updates to come as appropriate!
Survey Responses - Calendar Release Party - Other Details
So at this point, we have received survey responses from 560 of 591 backers. Pretty good! If you haven't responded yet, please make sure you do.
First, let... Read more
Surveys Have Been Sent!
All backer surveys have just gone out! Please get these back to us with the information requested so we can be sure to get the goods to you.
By the... Read more
Coasters and Mallets and Surveys
Things are moving along nicely - the calendars are currently en route! So you should all receive a survey this week asking what address you want your goods... Read more
First Initial Survey Sent
Tonight I sent out messages directly to everyone who had pledged over their backer level, to check to see what specific add-on items they were intending to receive.... Read more
Samples, Surveys, San Francisco, And More
ITEM NUMBER ONE: Look at this!
I was sent a finalized version of the calendar to go through before binding, and man, does it look beautiful! I am... Read more
The Order Is In!
We just placed the order for the calendars this past weekend, and let me tell you, boy, are my arms tired, or something. In all seriousness, with the... Read more
First Post-Campaign Update: Raw Data Complete!
First and foremost, I just wanted to keep you updated on where we are at getting the calendars put together.
I have basically spent all day and much... Read more
Thanks to all of you wonderful people, we smashed through the goal and several stretch goals after that. We achieved 205% of the original goal, which is utterly... Read more
Under 12 hours to go, another stretch goal achieved, raisin torture achieved. Hurray and dang it.
I can't believe multiple things:
First, that we broke through yet another stretch goal, so now the calendar will include a total of 12 original comics, not to be seen... Read more
We Broke $20k! Holy Poop! Third Stretch Goal Met!
Hey everybody, we just broke past $20k and surpassed the third stretch goal! I am amazed, humbled, grateful, and other adjectives that have meaning in other languages but for which... Read more
Stretch Goal #2 Achieved! Less Than Five Days To Go! (Plus, Raptor Video #5)
Bam! We hit the second stretch goal! Now every calendar page will include a rudimentary word-of-the-day! Now you can really stick it in the face of that annoying friend from... Read more
One week to go! See the improved calendar design!
We're a week away from the end of the Kickstarter! So I wanted to give you some updates on where we're at with everything.
First, we hit the... Read more
First Stretch Goal Met! Hurray!
Hey, everybody! We broke the first stretch goal earlier today, bashing through the $15,000 barrier. That means every page will include an official cloud name for the day, having claimed... Read more
Two Weeks To Go!
I am so thankful that so many of you have helped to make it so they calendars will get made. Over 350 of you! Seriously, thank you thank you thank... Read more
Never Let It Be Said I Don't Fulfill My Promises
I promised if we met the challenge deadline, I would make this video. We did! The calendars are going to get made! So here is the possibly the dumbest thing... Read more
Hurray! We did it!
Guys, we smashed through the goal a little earlier today! Thank you for your support!
Because we met the challenge deadline I mentioned last night, every backer receiving a physical... Read more
Several big announcements! And ACHIEVEMENT ACHIEVED!
First and foremost, we broke $10,000! Achievement achieved! So the calendar will now include a total of six original, never-before-seen STW comics!
Secondly, I'll be doing an AMA on... Read more
75%! Here's a raptor impression as a reward!
As promised, here is another raptor impression to thank you all for your support with the Kickstarter!
I will probably do a Reddit AMA later this week - so please... Read more
200 Backers! Hurray! Here are some preliminary calendar pages!
Whoa, we hit 200 backers! We're past 70% of the way to our goal! So I figured I would share some calendar pages to help pique your interest and bate... Read more
Beyond 50% only three days in! 150 Backers! What the what!
The campaign keeps steaming along! We broke past 50% earlier this morning, and reached 150 backers this afternoon! To top it off, someone'll be getting a wooden mallet made with... Read more
FIRST ACHIEVEMENT ACHIEVED! ORIGINAL STW COMICS INCLUDED!
Hey, we hit $5,000! That means every calendar will include three original STW comics never previously seen by any naked eye! Or by any clothed eye, for that matter!
For... Read more
Update #1: We're On Our Way! So Here's A Raptor Impression Just For You!
100 backers! Over a third of the way there! Can you taste the calendars yet? Wait, why are you planning on eating the calendars? That makes for one heck of... Read more