Funded! This project was successfully funded on February 21, 2012.

Update #31

Pictures of Magnets

Just a very quick update this time. The magnets arrived at the Houston warehouse this week and will start being mailed to $10 and $14 backers shortly (though there will be a gap while Ookoodook's staff attends the GAMA Trade Show this week). All the other production chains are waiting on the money, though I should be getting my sample of the patch any day now. Here's a photo of the magnet on a fine woodgrain surface (NOTE: magnet does not stick to wood):


And here's a photo of 20,000 magnets not on a woodgrain surface of any quality (they're the boxes on the two carts; behind them are the boxes with envelopes):


And since we're on a roll with images, here's today's Workometer:


You'll notice we have our first completed item, highlighted with the purple text. Not much else to say, so I'll leave you with the Five Things I Did Since the Last Update:

  • Spent a lot of time trying to figure out how to stop the backer information I downloaded from Kickstarter from dropping all vowels with diacritic marks.
  • Finalized the rulesheet for the Sticky Shtick mini-expansion so formal playtesting can begin.
  • Finally found a paper that I like for the coloring book, even though it will make it more expensive (for me, not for you). Also, received paper samples for the art print and immediately approved them.
  • Ignored my email inbox, which I will try to empty this week.
  • Finished ten more pages of interior art for the coloring book (almost...done...).

That's it for now. If you haven't filled out your survey yet, go do so! If you're waiting for a survey for the autographed packages, they should be going out very soon. (Tomorrow, maybe? Or Monday.) See you all back here when I have something new to show off, and everyone have a nice weekend.

--Rich Burlew

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      Creator Ian H on March 18, 2012

      AS Rich said in update #30
      "We won't be able to order any of the books or most of the swag until the money hits my actual bank account around the middle of this month, but there are a few items that I was able to pay for out of money I had saved. "

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      Creator Zack Greenstein on March 18, 2012

      It's funny how this kickstarter was supposed to be for reprinting the books, but the "book reprint" section of the workometer is blank. Just saying.

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      Creator starfyre76 on March 16, 2012

      yep. All the cool kids are doing it.

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      Creator Ahdok on March 15, 2012

      Given that kickstarter has a specific category for comics... I don't think this so much started a trend as it did make it popular :)

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      Creator starfyre76 on March 15, 2012

      It seems a trend has been started. Now the author of the webcomic Weregeek is working on funding her latest book over on Indiegogo, a site that looks to be like Kickstarter, but allows non US projects.

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      Creator Ilia Viktorov on March 14, 2012

      Thank you!

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      Creator Sharon Gorbacz on March 13, 2012

      Aww, my fridge has a wooden front panel and I won't be able to stick Roy to it!!

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      Creator ManuelSRT on March 13, 2012

      @Ilia

      Dim Sun is a parody of Dark Sun.

      Dark Sun is one of Dungeons & Dragons' most famous settings (like Dragonlance, Forgotten Realms, Greyhawk, Eberron, etc...).

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      Creator Céline .S. Sauvé on March 13, 2012

      Whoot! DimSun story is apparently either in drafting or actually starting to be drawn. Exciting :)

      Thanks once again, Mr. Giant Sir, for keeping your fans so well in the loop!

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      Creator Eric on March 13, 2012

      Dark Sun was an older D&D campaign setting. A high psionic, low metal desert world originally printed in 1991. Change Dark to Dim and you have a parody name Dim Sun which is also a play on Dim sum, a kind of appetizer or tea accompaniment in Chinese cooking. For a glance at what it's going to look like go aaaaaall the way back to update #7.

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      Creator Ilia Viktorov on March 13, 2012

      Please tell me what is Dim Sun? I don't get the reference.

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      Creator Matt Johnston on March 13, 2012

      I'm enjoying the last 17 hours of OotS being #2 Kickstarter drive of all time.

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      Creator JacoB on March 12, 2012

      Formal Playtesting? In the OOTS game? Wow! Rich just surpassed Wotc! ;)

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      Creator Jack Zigler on March 12, 2012

      All right, coloring book's half done and Dim Sun is on the way! This makes me particularly happy; I'm a fan of alternate universes.

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      Creator Mictlan on March 12, 2012

      I would suggest that the Backer Choice PDFs be renamed as per Rich last update:
      Thelka PDF
      The Cliffport Police Department PDF
      Pre-OotS Belkar Bitterleaf

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      Creator NSP on March 12, 2012

      Anyone else notice that Rich's hair, much like Haley's refuses to stay in a neat ponytail?

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      Creator Ahdok on March 12, 2012

      I was wondering if you had an example monster-mini from when you made them originally? I'm trying to work out exactly how they're constructed from your description.

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      Creator Thomas Magle Brodersen on March 12, 2012

      It's probably just my World of Warcraft instincts kicking in, but when I see items in purple text, I immediately think: "YES! Epic quality item!!" :-D

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      Creator Carla on March 11, 2012

      For those who are color-challenged: the red dots that have been filled in are: magnets, HP pads, stickers, patches, art print, sticky shticks, color book, o'chul pdf, dim sun pdf, haleo pdf, monster mini pds and wallpaper :)

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      Creator Tom Clarke on March 11, 2012

      Ctrl+A - Del
      Mailbox is now empty

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      Creator Matt Johnston on March 11, 2012

      Hooray! I learned what diacritic marks are!

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      Creator Eric Voorhies on March 11, 2012

      That would be awesome. Sadly, refrigerator magnets are deliberately designed to be very short-ranged; the effects don't accumulate well. The real problem would be keeping them from sticking to *each other.*

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      Creator turkishproverb on March 10, 2012

      ...Darned you peter, now I'm picturing that.

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      Creator Peter S on March 10, 2012

      I'm curious - does a box of several hundred magnets get irresistibly drawn to the nearest refrigerator, with the force of a small elephant?

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      Creator Kdkatz on March 10, 2012

      hmm so that's what approximately 15,000 magnets looks like. Good to know. Sorry for all of the trouble of packing and shipping :(

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      Creator Peter Cohen on March 10, 2012

      @Edgar Rich only gets sent the email details of people who selected rewards, so you definitely will not send you the PDFs unless you take steps for him to be informed. You might be better asking Kickstarter to confirm to Rich how much you paid because he won't know how much you donated.

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      Creator Link3711 on March 10, 2012

      @Edgar I would e-mail Rich, just in case. It shouldn't be hard for him to add you to the email list for the PDF's if you aren't on it.

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      Creator Brailey Stetson on March 10, 2012

      I'm with Mike Petrillo. Change the dot colour as well as the text.

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      Creator Edgar Mauricio Lemos on March 10, 2012

      Question: I pledged 10 without choosing a reward (I live in Australia, so it's likely that just sending the magnet will be more expensive than that. And I'm not thaat interested in it anyway.) But I still get the PDFs, right? :)

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      Creator Peter Standley on March 10, 2012

      @ link3711 My wife says, Yup the warehouse in her place has two of them.....its the universal cart it appears....

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      Creator Mike Petrillo on March 10, 2012

      Rich you should have the red circle turn green when it is done! It would look cooler when it is completed.

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      Creator Lanka on March 10, 2012

      You forgot "Bought Cintiq" from the work-o-meter, good sir. :p
      (Have the 12", wish I could afford the new 24" ips.)

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      Creator jere7my on March 10, 2012

      Hey, Rich, how did you get the USPS to send you so many flat-rate envelopes (if that's what those are)? I work for a publisher who ships a couple of big orders every year, and we have to order a box every couple of days for months before the shipping date because they won't send us as many as we need in a single shipment.

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      Creator Eric Shields on March 10, 2012

      This whole thing kindof left my mind for a while (though I still refresh the OOTS page every day!) and my mind is re-blown looking at how it all turned out! Congrats again Rich on finally getting rewarded for being so awesome :)

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      Creator MoonCat on March 10, 2012

      So, I counted up the remaining bars that have not been done yet, just for the heck of it. 213 left, 33 done already.

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      Creator Kevin Savage on March 10, 2012

      I'm still hoping the final Mystery Prize will be explosive runes window clings. *fingers crossed*

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      Creator Kenneth Sawyer on March 10, 2012

      I am really looking forward to those extra comics :)

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      Creator Shmoodles on March 10, 2012

      @Peter McAndrew; Rich said (can't remember where) that each little box is something he needs to do - all the yellows don't necessarily have to be coloured in for the greens to be.

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      Creator Peter Cohen on March 10, 2012

      @Peter M Presumably the playtesting could force a major change to one of the cards.

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      Creator Peter Cohen on March 10, 2012

      Dim Sun has a yellow light. We can start looking forward to an e-story soon.

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      Creator Peter McAndrew on March 10, 2012

      Question: why does Sticky Shticks have some green highlighted without the yellow being finished?

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      Creator MoonCat on March 10, 2012

      Woo! Magnet completion! It's quite clear you're doing a lot of work, Giant.

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      Creator Sarah Vee on March 10, 2012

      Correction. Magnet does not stick to wood without the help of Sticky Shticks Brand Glue™!

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      Creator jodwin on March 10, 2012

      Yeah, those diacritics can be a pain. :-/ I'm one of those diacritically (:-P) named people, and I often have to put a wrong credit card holder name, for example, when shopping in foreign online shops because the shops' programmers were too lazy. Funnily enough, *that's* never caused problems for me...

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      Creator Eric Z on March 10, 2012

      "Spent a lot of time trying to figure out how to stop the backer information I downloaded from Kickstarter from dropping all vowels with diacritic marks."

      You often hear people complain that they were born in the wrong time, but I wonder if Rich REALLY wasn't...

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      Creator Nine on March 10, 2012

      And I hoped so much, that those amazing magnets would stick to wood.
      Poor me, poor fridge the table has been saved from your stickiness.

      PS: I like the photos, even those without wooden surfaces

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      Creator Link3711 on March 10, 2012

      Seriously? Does every manufacturing company use that cart?

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      Creator Archwizard on March 10, 2012

      Woo highlighted in purple!

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      Creator Baris on March 10, 2012

      Hey Rich... Were you able to take care of that diacritic mark problem? If not, if you could somehow find a way to send a sample that does not violate the privacy of those backers with the diacritical names, I could try to help. I'm also sure there are any number of people here who are a whole lot better qualified at it than I am, and some of those folks could help too... (I was thinking of changing the ascii codes of the characters to match whatever encoding your program uses.)

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    PICK THREE (OR MORE) BOX: Pick any two color compilation books (Dungeon Crawlin' Fools, No Cure for the Paladin Blues, War and XPs) and any one prequel book (On the Origin of PCs or Start of Darkness). Then add $30 for every extra compilation you want to add and $16 for every extra prequel, up to a total of 6 books. Plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet. Don't pick now; we'll ask you which ones you want when we collect your shipping address. (NOTE: If Don't Split the Party is being reprinted by the time the drive ends, you can pick that for your compilation, too.) Shipped anywhere in the United States (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.) [New reward! Added 1/26/2012.]

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    One copy of War and XPs and one copy of Snips, Snails, and Dragon Tales, both autographed by the author, Rich Burlew. Plus the Roy Greenhilt magnet, all shipped anywhere in the United States. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $7 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $10.) [New reward! Added 1/24/12.]

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    A set of all four limited edition OOTS magnets released so far: Belkar (GenCon 2006), Elan (GenCon 2008), Vaarsuvius (GenCon 2010), and the new Roy Greenhilt magnet, shipped anywhere in the world. (Add $40 to your pledge if you want an autographed copy of War and XPs, too.)

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    PRINT ONLY SPECIAL (SIGNED): One copy each of all three "print only" OOTS books—On the Origin of PCs, Start of Darkness, and Snips, Snails, and Dragon Tales—autographed by the author. Plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet and the other free swag. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $7 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $10)

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    PICK THREE AND THE SHORTENING: As the Pick Three Box (above at $94), plus The Shortening expansion and the Sticky Shticks mini-expansion for the OOTS Adventure Game. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.)

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    THE REALLY BIG BOX: One copy of the OOTS Adventure Game Deluxe Edition (which includes the original game plus The Shortening expansion), the Sticky Shticks mini-expansion, a Roy Greenhilt magnet, and any one book (any size, including SSaDT). Add up to two more color compilation books (DCF, NCftPB, WaXPs, DStP) for $30 each; add up to two prequels (OtOoPCs or SoD) for $15 each, or the 8x10 art print for $15. *Total maximum books is 4, of which no more than 3 can be color compilations; no additional books or substitutions, please. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $26 extra to your pledge to cover shipping for any number of copies; international orders, add $47.)

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    FULL COLOR: One copy of each full-color OOTS book: Dungeon Crawlin' Fools, No Cure for the Paladin Blues, War and XPs, and Don't Split the Party, plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet, shipped anywhere in the United States. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.) [New reward! Added 1/31/12.]

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    STICK IT TO MY FAMILY: A digital OOTS stick figure portrait of you and your family (including pets!) for you to print out or use however you wish. Plus everything included under the $55 Swag Pack #2 reward. Add a complete set of signed books for $300 or message me for selected titles. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.)

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    UP TO THE SPLIT: One copy each of Dungeon Crawlin' Fools, No Cure for the Paladin Blues, War and XPs, On the Origin of PCs, Start of Darkness, and Snips, Snails, and Dragon Tales, plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet. Shipped anywhere in the United States (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.) [New reward! Added 1/26/2012.]

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    DUNGEONSCAPE: A new copy of the D&D 3.5 sourcebook Dungeonscape, autographed by one of its two co-authors, Rich Burlew, along with an autographed 8x10 print. Add all 7 OOTS books signed for an additional $300, or message me for selected books. Plus the magnet and whatever. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.)

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    THE WHOLE STORY: One copy each of all seven published OOTS books—the entire saga in one reward! Includes Dungeon Crawlin' Fools, No Cure for the Paladin Blues, War and XPs, Don't Split the Party, On the Origin of PCs, Start of Darkness, and Snips, Snails, and Dragon Tales. Plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet, shipped anywhere in the United States. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.) [New reward! Added 1/31/12.]

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    A complete set of all 8 limited edition OOTS holiday ornaments from 2004 to 2011, signed by the artist, Rich Burlew, plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet. Add one copy of every OOTS books signed for $262 (or message me to add selected books only). (Ornaments must ship separately from books to avoid breakage. Canada/Mexico orders, please add $34 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $49.) [New reward! Added 1/27/12.]

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    PATIENCE for A CRAYON DRAWING: An original full-color crayon drawing of one or two of The Order of the Stick characters of your choice, interacting comically, made and signed by Rich Burlew and shipped anywhere in the US. Plus the Roy magnet, the 8x10 print, and all the other stuff. Add the entire set of 7 OOTS books signed for an additional $305, or message me for selected books. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.) PLEASE NOTE DELIVERY DATE: This package will not ship until all other orders have been fulfilled!

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    An original full-color crayon drawing of one or two The Order of the Stick characters of your choice, interacting comically as decided by the creator, made and signed by Rich Burlew and shipped anywhere in the world. (Add $40 to your pledge if you want a copy of War and XPs, autographed by the author.)

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    UP TO THE SPLIT (SIGNED): One copy each of Dungeon Crawlin' Fools, No Cure for the Paladin Blues, War and XPs, On the Origin of PCs, Start of Darkness, and Snips, Snails, and Dragon Tales, all autographed by the author, Rich Burlew. Plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet. Shipped anywhere in the United States (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.) [New reward! Added 1/26/2012.]

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    WHOLE STORY AND A GAME: All seven OOTS books plus the OOTS Adventure Game Deluxe Edition (which includes original game and The Shortening expansion), the Sticky Shticks mini-expansion, and a Roy Greenhilt magnet. Due to size of the game, books will ship in a separate box. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $44 extra to your pledge to cover shipping for any number of copies; international orders, add $72.)

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    PATIENCE for THE WHOLE STORY: All seven OOTS books—the entire saga—autographed by the author, plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet and all the other goodies, shipped anywhere in the United States (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.) PLEASE NOTE DELIVERY DATE: This package will not ship until all other orders have been fulfilled!

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    THE WHOLE STORY (SIGNED): One copy each of all seven published OOTS books—the entire saga in one reward, signed by the author! Includes Dungeon Crawlin' Fools, No Cure for the Paladin Blues, War and XPs, Don't Split the Party, On the Origin of PCs, Start of Darkness, and Snips, Snails, and Dragon Tales, all autographed. Plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet, shipped anywhere in the United States. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37. [New reward! Added 1/31/12.]

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    THE WHOLE STORY AND A BOX OF CRAYONS: One copy each of all seven published OOTS books—the entire saga in one reward, signed by the author! Includes Dungeon Crawlin' Fools, No Cure for the Paladin Blues, War and XPs, Don't Split the Party, On the Origin of PCs, Start of Darkness, and Snips, Snails, and Dragon Tales, all autographed. Plus, a personalized crayon drawing of one or two OOTS characters of your choice, drawn and signed by Rich Burlew. Plus a Roy Greenhilt magnet, shipped anywhere in the United States. (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37. [New reward! Added 1/31/12.]

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    An original full-color crayon drawing of your D&D party (or party from another RPG, up to 6 characters) based on your descriptions, made and signed by Rich Burlew and shipped anywhere in the world, plus 6 Roy Greenhilt magnets. (If you want autographed copies of War and XPs, add $40 per copy; limit 6.)

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    PATIENCE for YOUR D&D PARTY: An original full-color crayon drawing of your D&D party (or party from another RPG, up to 6 characters) based on your descriptions, made and signed by Rich Burlew and shipped anywhere in the world, plus six Roy Greenhilt magnets, six of all the other free stuff, six art prints, six patches, and one copy of the Sticky Shticks expansion. No books or games added (no exceptions). (Canada/Mexico orders, please add $22 extra to your pledge to cover shipping; international orders, add $37.) PLEASE NOTE DELIVERY DATE: This package will not ship until all other orders have been fulfilled!

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    WINK, WINK: As the $575 Whole Story and a Box of Crayon reward above. Coincidentally, I will also be making five completely unrelated $750 donations to one or more of my favorite charities, and I may ask the backers help me in choosing from the following: World Wildlife Fund, Plan USA, Child's Play, Nature Conservancy, The Humane Society of the United States, or Doctors Without Borders.

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    A short OOTS story (8-12 pages) about any character of your choice from the comic strip, delivered as a PDF file to you and everyone else who pledges. Basically, you choose the character you want to learn more about, I write the story, and everyone gets to see it. Plus a crayon drawing of that character, an autographed copy of War and XPs, and the Roy Greenhilt magnet, shipped anywhere. (Note: You may choose any character from any OOTS comic—living, dead, or even unnamed—as long as someone else doesn't own the intellectual property rights to them. Or instead of a character, you may choose a fairy tale or classic public domain novel to receive a StickTales retelling.)

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    MYSTERY BOX: One copy of every OOTS books signed, plus the Deluxe Edition and Sticky Shticks, plus a full set of OOTS ornaments, one each of the Roy, Belkar, Elan, and Vaarsuvius magnets, a signed 8x10 art print, a crayon drawing, and the "Stick it to You" digital illustration. Plus your very own personal Mystery Prize that you will like. Or not. BUT THAT'S THE MYSTERY! Bwa ha ha ha ha! (Note: This will also be considered a "Patience" package.)

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    Your original D&D character, based on your descriptions (within reason), gets a walk-on cameo in The Order of the Stick webcomic sometime this year. Plus, you get an original signed crayon drawing of that character, an autographed copy of War and XPs, and the Roy Greenhilt magnet.

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