All Mailed UP!
Well, that's that. The last of the packages (Except a few who still need to send me their info... and they've been notified) are safely away!
Thanks so much on... Read more
Just about done
The only problem I foresee with mailing off the last of the orders I have addresses for (3 or 4 folks still need to send me their addresses and I'll... Read more
Working for the weekend
Well, it's a good thing the staff didn't send those packages out, because I need to sign all of lvls 4,5, and 99's posters!
But shoot, I can get that... Read more
Mail order completion push this weekend.
Well, after visiting the office I discovered that the mailing staff at AP were swamped with the Gold Brick orders and were unable to handle any of the level up... Read more
Back from Megacon
I'm back from florida but seem to have come down with some con crud.
I'm going to take a quick trip to the office to ascertain the status of the... Read more
Shipping and shipping and shipping^^
I'm really sorry about the delays so far. I took this pic last thurday morning.
Not having a distributing company to help makes things a lot harder than I anticipated... Read more
The last of the printing is all done!
Just got the dustcovers in, folks.
Sorry for the delays but now the packaging and mailing is well underway.
The posters just came in...
The 11x17 posters just came in. All I need now are the dust jackets that are at the printer right now.
I'm already having the LVL 2 tiers shipped out... Read more
Thanks for the rapid survey responses!
Thankfully I've used excel and spreadsheets plenty of times while working on my commissions so using a spreadsheet to keep orders straight is right in my comfort zone.
But everyone... Read more
How kickstarter helps me organize things.
Since this is my first kickstarter there are going to be some things that trip me up that experience could have helped me out with in the beginning...
Starting with... Read more
Books Just got in!
I was pretty excited to see the 18 wheeler delivery truck pull in with the books.
Though my order was a lot bigger than I thought it would be.
I'll... Read more
Art Work Completed
Well, I just finished the last of the commissions (barring any last minute corrections) and the files are at the printer.
You can find the edited pdf here at...
http://antarcticpresslibrary.com/LVLUP/LVL-Up-Edited.pdf ... Read more
Dust Jacket Progress
I should be done by Saturday, but I'm still missing a few descriptions for characters.
I can get done sooner if I get the descriptions sooner!
Just about done with the pdf
I've complied all the pages, but I discovered a problem that should be fixed by this evening.
A LOT of the text needs to be reformated for the new size.... Read more
LVL 5 +99 commissions update
Currently working on the commissions. I hope their owners don't mind me previewing them here, but these are going to be part of the pdf everyone who contributed will receive.... Read more
Someone emailed a suggestion that I do something with the Merrows who like to strip the guys during Besieged...
Tomorrow I'll post some of the commissions that LVL 5 some... Read more
Sorry guys. Today and tomorrow I have to work to get Steam Wars #3 completed.
I'll return this weekend with my full attention again devoted to this project.
LVL 5 commissions Part 1
Only a handful have given me all I need to work on their commissions so far.
Unfortunately my AC went out on Friday and my power went out on Saturday!... Read more
Think I'll sketch some casual pics of some of the WeSH crew...
First, the Kiots!
Working on the Dust Jacket A
I decided to have 2 dust Jackets for the LVL99 characters.
Working on the first one now...
Dust Jacket A Progress
Working on the dust jacket cover... Here is the preliminary Background Image scene the characters will be placed in...
Today I've started the Dust Jacket commission artwork and correspondence with LVL99 investors.
I hope to be ready to correspond with the next tier by thursday. 2013/10/10
This week I had to focus on getting Gold Digger 205 completed: Accomplished.
Starting Monday morning, I will begin seeing to the artwork commissions of all investors who have invested... Read more
Thanks so much!
Thank you all for making this project a reality!
During the next months of October, November and December, I will continue updating here to show my progress on the project,... Read more
Those busy day blues...
Sometimes I can't play FF11... Sometimes Calc has to forget going to Vana'Diel for a while...
Sketch: Jeuno Run
Remember the first time you ran to Jeuno?
For those who've never made that trip, Jeuno is Vana'diel's capital city.
For a beginning player, the safest(Lowest risk) way to get... Read more
Stretch Goals and Add Ons
Thanks to everyone who contributed, there will now be color pages within this comic (60 color pages thus far, but there is room for more.)
I just checked with the... Read more
Impressions of Windy House in Dynamis
For those who don't know this area or situation, Dynamis was an end-game event and this area was particularly dangerous.
So dangerous, this is more than likely *everyones* shared experience!
Cal's team is in the finals
I know this isn't from the suggestions, but I couldn't resist after someone gave me the idea yesterday.
I'll get right back to the requests after this.
Stretch goal research underway
Sorry for this late update.
I want to post information about this project's stretch goals, but I still need information from the printers I've selected for different options.
As it... Read more
One time SIlverhook slipped behind me while I was fishing with my itunes on and the in game music off... Man, what a surprise!
New Sketch for the PDF Extra
This time, I did the BCNM: Maat RDM fight.
Suggestions for the next? Don't be shy! I could really use some fun ideas.
Upgrade to LVL THREE SUPPORT
It won't let me edit the options for tiers which are already bid on, but I can give the good news in this update.
Everyone who opted for the LVL... Read more
New Sketch for the PDF Extra
The first time Calc encountered Sea Horror, she was blissfully fishing up Nebimonites for black ink crafting...
Ohhh what a rude surprise THAT was.
Any other sketch suggestions, I'll post... Read more
Just wanted to clairfy some details about the lvl99 dust jacket.
I'm working on the layout right now and I wanted to give everyone a better idea of what that... Read more
New Sketch for the PDF Extra
Had a hard time deciding which of the comments were more voted on. So this time I just kind of combined all of the ideas and did a scene based... Read more
I'm really happy you guys think so much of LVL UP to help me out on the project!
I'm so pleased, I'm going to include an additional sketch pdf for... Read more
Wow, what a start!
Thanks so much to all of you who have contributed so far. I'm really inspired by this turn out.
Tommorrow afternoon we're having a meeting on what extras I can... Read more