Rocket Science and Patience
This is why you don't rush a rocket launch.
No, the TARDIS was NOT on this rocket that NASA launched to resupply the International Space Station and bring up all sorts of scientific experiments to be done in orbit.... Read more
We know that many of you are upset about the launch not happening yet, and so are we. We've been responding to questions from backers through the web site since... Read more
TARDIS In Orbit backers get special bonus rewards from "A Wild Endeavour"
A little promo clip from the upcoming Doctor Who prequel, "A Wild Endeavour."
Check it out HERE
Because we thought this was cool...
Two of our fellow TARDIS In Orbit passengers and previous Doctor Who companions, Yee Jee Tso and Daphne Ashbrook also just happen to be a part of a really cool... Read more
Update to the Update
We've been responding directly to emails both here and through the website as they come in, but haven't been checking the comments in the update section. Sorry about that.
We... Read more
We've been quiet for a while because there hasn't been much to report. The launch service provider (Interorbital Systems) hasn't provided us with a solid, definite day for... Read more
Finishing Up Backer Rewards
Last of the blueprints, posters and t-shirts are on the way (also we've added a cool new "Ground Crew" shirt)
TARDIS In Orbit Video Update #4
Courtesy of the Nerdist, here is a fun video updating you all on our progress with the satellite.
Website Tutorial Update Pt 2: Return of Yee Jee Tso
Our favourite Asian Child is back in this exciting new video update further explaining how to use our website. Prepare yourselves for thrill ride of the century as Yee Jee... Read more
Hey guys, our buddy Yee Jee Tso over at MODX put together a tutorial to help you log into our website and upload your data. Check it out and if... Read more
The Website & Backer Rewards
The website is up, but the web developers have only brought in about 30 randomly selected backers to make sure things are working properly.
If you go to the site,... Read more
All right, so we're sending out invitations to about 30 of our backers (randomly selected) to head on into the TARDIS website and look around, try things out... see how... Read more
The Next Video From The Nerdist Is Up!
The Nerdist just posted the second video in their behind the scenes documentary series about the project. You can check it out...
Nerdist Video #2
Hey, everyone! We just got this video update from our friend Yee Jee Tso, who played Chang Lee in the 1996 TV movie with the 8th Doctor. He also works... Read more
First Installment of the TARDIS IN ORBIT documentary is up!
Check it out, guys! The Nerdist has posted the first of the behind the scenes looks at the project on the YouTube channel!
Also... Posters are being printed as we... Read more
LAUNCH MANIFEST WILL BE POSTED SOON!
Interorbital Systems will be posting the updated launch manifest this week. Guess what's on it?
If you guessed the TARDIS, you are correct!
We couldn't think of a cool title for this update...
First off, sorry we haven't posted more updates. We've been ridiculously swamped! These projects become even more work when the campaign ends... Go figure. We've been trying to... Read more
Putting your names and messages and data into the TARDIS
We will be using our web site (www.tardisinorbit.com - not up yet, but soon) to allow backers to upload their information to the TARDIS. The web site will be interactive. You'll... Read more
Backer Rewards! T-Shirt Sizes
We're including this handy-dandy size chart to help you find the size that's just right for you. if you don't see the size you need, please write us a little... Read more
We've reached our SECOND Stretch Goal! Woo Hoooo!
You guys are absolutely amazing, and we still have 12 hours to go... Thought this image and quote from the 4th Doctor was appropriate.
Behind the scenes documentary
So, The Nerdist is going to be producing a multi-episode documentary about the whole TARDIS in orbit project, and they want to share some of our backer's stories... So tell... Read more
Stretch Goal Update!
Check it out! Yee Jee Tso, Chang Lee from the 1996 Doctor Who TV Movie is in our update! We've got a bunch of stretch goals for the last week... Read more
$50,000 with 11 days still to go!
With the help of more than 2,070 backers we've exceeded our goal and still have 11 days to go. Let's make them count! We have 11 days to tell everyone... Read more
Frivolous? Depends on who you ask.
Early on in this project, someone told us that this was a frivolous waste of time and money... Then yesterday, one of our backers wrote to tell us that when... Read more
Our recent podcast interview with Doctor Geek's Laboratory
Check out our interview. Thanks to Doctor Geek and Mr. Flask.
Our presence of the Tumblr machine
This isn't so much an update as it is a "hey, know what?" kind of thing. You can also check out Alex's Tumblr thingy for random bits of info about... Read more
Hey, guys... We've been posting updates here on our Kickstarter page throughout the campaign, but when the campaign ends, we'll be using our Facebook page for updates and information about... Read more
Hard at work (with tools of dubious origin)
Thanks again for all the support, guys... And we still have 15 days to go! Let's really push to use those days to raise funds to make the best TARDIS... Read more
Update of the update...
Sorry guys... it's www.nerdist.com, not "thenerdist"
Don't think they've posted anything yet, but keep an eye out.
We made it! Thanks to you.
And a special thanks to... www.thenerdist.com ... www.drgeeklab.com ... www.facebook.com/The.Doctor.Who.Tardis ... www.kenspivey.com ... Go check them out and subscribe or like or follow or whatever you do... Just do it!
Some tech stuff for the tech minded...
We had to put this in as an image because every time we wrote it, the Kickstarter system said we were using HTML code and we're not allowed to do... Read more
Due to the fantastic response, we're updating our systems
All right, when we built the TARDIS satellite we did it at home with whatever parts we could scrounge from friends and well-wishers because well, satellite stuff is just ridiculously... Read more
One more thing... We've gotten a massive number of questions about whether we've contacted this person or that person, and the answer is, yes, we've contacted them, but they're all... Read more
How and when to give details about what you want to put in the TARDIS, selecting shirt size, etc.
We've gotten quite a few messages about this, so we decided to post an update. When we reach our funding goal, Kickstarter will make available to us the tools we... Read more
Changing your backer reward selection
Some have asked about our new backer rewards, and whether its possible to change from one reward to another. The answer is YES... Lets say you'd prefer a poster to... Read more
We've updated our backer reward options
In response to requests from so many of our backers, we've added some new backer reward options. We have a 18x24 "STAY CALM AND ORBIT ON" poster, suitable for framing... Read more