Phil Sandifer's New Kickstarter: Neoreaction a Basilisk
It's the ghost of Kickstarters past!
Just wanted to let you all know that I've launched a new Kickstarter, for a book about far-right politics and evil computers from the... Read more
All Logopolis Books Are Sent Out
Just wanted to give everyone the quick update that all the signed Logopolis books and Volume 5s are, at long last, sent out. I apologize again for the delay; I'll... Read more
Signed Books Update
Just wanted to give an update on the signed Logopolis/Volume 5 situation. The delays have been entirely my fault, and I have no excuse other than that the exceedingly simple... Read more
Recursive Occlusion (aka the Logopolis Book) is Out
I am pleased to announce that Recursive Occlusion, aka the Logopolis Book, is now officially released.
Actually, the official announcement is still about eight hours away, but I've... Read more
Second Commentary Track Posted/Logopolis Update
The commentary on the second part of The Rescue is up and ready for your enjoyment. You can get it here. The Mind Robber to follow in a week or two,... Read more
The Commentaries Begin/Logopolis Update
I'm pleased to announce that one of the lingering obligations from this Kickstarter, the episode commentaries, have finally begun production. I've just posted the first one to the... Read more
Please Update Your Address if I Owe You Books
I've just sent what should be the last edits to my editor, and James is finishing off the cover, so I expect within the next two weeks I'll be... Read more
TARDIS Eruditorum Volume 5 Out, Logopolis Soon
Hello everyone - I just wanted to pop up and let you all know that Volume 5 of TARDIS Eruditorum, covering the remainder of the Tom Baker era, was officially... Read more
The Last War in Albion
Hello everyone - as promised/threatened, I wanted to link my latest Kickstarter, which supports my new blog project The Last War in Albion, an ongoing critical history of British... Read more
Replacement Books Shipped
After what I will admit is longer than it should have been, all backers who were waiting on replacement copies due to damage in the post or other errors will... Read more
Everything Is Mailed
I am pleased to announce that at long last everything has been mailed out. I'm getting reports of packages already arriving, which I would guess are from people on the... Read more
Shipping Update Number Oh God I've Lost Track
OK. All packages are packed. Pre-paid international shipping labels are stuck onto the relevant ones. All that remains is for me to load the car with an obscene number of... Read more
How To Get a First Edition
OK - after a day of backers helpfully sending in ideas and me thinking about it, I've come up with a partial solution to the first edition problem.
All backers... Read more
Clarifying First Edition Thing
I got a few questions about this, so I wanted to send another update to explain the exact problem that resulted in my having to drop a book from the... Read more
Hello all - just wanted to give an update on shipping. I'm currently staring at massive piles of books and working through them, but realistically, I'm not going to finish... Read more
Books Are Ordered
After an entertaining (not really) screw-up on my part yesterday, I've today gotten all the physical book orders processed. What this means is as follows.
If you have an unsigned... Read more
Placing Book Order Tomorrow
After watching address updates trickle in, I decided that I'd order the books after 48 hours passed with no further updates. That's happened, and I'll be ordering the books tomorrow.... Read more
Print Books Exist, Update Your Addresses
The print edition is all finished, and the book is officially published! Details are on my blog (or will be as of 5am Eastern Standard time) if you... Read more
TARDIS Eruditorum Volume 4
I am pleased and indeed thrilled to announce the release of TARDIS Eruditorum Volume 4: Tom Baker and the Hinchcliffe Years in print and digital release.
You can get it... Read more
Just Checking In
Just figured I'd check in with everybody, since I'm busily wrapping up the last bit of my other Kickstarter (the Wonder Woman book), and I'd hate for you all to... Read more
Hello faithful backers. (Been watching too many Russell T Davies commentaries)
Here's a quick status check on everything going on.
Hartnell Book: Existing essays have all been looked over and... Read more
The Finish Line
That's all I have. And "thank you."
I'm going to catch my breath and get caught up on some blog writing - I'm a bit behind. But I'll... Read more
For the last week or so I've been assuming we were going to fall just short of the last stretch goal, but a late push has us just $600 away.... Read more
I've added a couple of new rewards to see if we can get some momentum back into the Kickstarter.
At $80 is a sort of compromise between the $50 and... Read more
Starter Pack now available as an add-on
You may have noticed the increasingly popular $10 pledge level, consisting of ebooks of every volume of TARDIS Eruditorum, delivered at the end of the Kickstarter, and then the revised... Read more
One More Stretch Goal: The Three Doctors a la William Blake
OK. This one's ambitious. I mean, I should probably just admit at this point that I'm the last person who should put any guesses on how well this Kickstarter will... Read more
Hartnell Cover and Rose
A couple of things, dear backers.
First, we've unlocked prints/t-shirts/mugs/whatever made off of the Hartnell cover. Which makes it seem like it's a good time to actually, you know, reveal... Read more
Stretching Further and Further
Seriously, guys. I set a $2k stretch goal so that I could stop coming up with these things for a few days. And what do you do? You blow through... Read more
More Rewards Added
Hello faithful viewers, as the saying goes.
I've made two additions to the rewards tiers. First, I added four more "request an essay" options at the $125 level. These are... Read more
Our Next Stretch Goal: Logopolis
Well, we're still $20 from unlocking the last audio commentary, but apparently it is, in fact, time for another stretch goal. This time we've got a really exciting one: a... Read more
Discussion on Hide
Hello lovely backers. I've posted a $5k stretch goal, which hopefully will tide us over for a day or two while I figure out plans for when and if your... Read more
More Stretch Goals
Dearest and Increasingly Amazing Backers,
I thought that going out to $4500 would probably mean that I was safe. Surely the Kickstarter wasn't going to top that, I thought. So... Read more
New Rewards Available
Obviously things continue to go extremely well. And if nobody pledges anything else then this Kickstarter will already have succeeded well beyond what I expected or hoped for. So thank... Read more
By the Beard of Rassilon!
My best case scenario for this Kickstarter figured maybe, if I was lucky, we'd end up around here on day thirty. Instead we're here on day one. Thank you all... Read more