The end of an era...
Hi there Atama-ii Kickstarters,
We need to talk.
This is it. Goodbye. Sayonara. The party is over.
After two years, we've had some laughs, but now it's time to move on.... Read more
Backstage Pass takes home the Language Learner Literature prize!
From this day forward, you may proudly refer to yourselves as the earliest backers of an International Award Winning Book Series!
That's right, mere moments ago, at the... Read more
Mark Your Calendars: June 4th!
That's when the British Council ELTons, the Academy Freakin' Awards of English Language Teaching™, will be held in London. What's more, it will be live-streamed!
So break out the popcorn,... Read more
And now... the Language Learner Literature Awards!
Hi there Atama-iipsters!
It's April, and I did promise some more big news last month, so here goes...
Atama-ii Books # 4 and #5, Backstage Pass and Hunter in the... Read more
Happ-ii New Year!
Holy smokes, it's already March and you haven't had an Atama-ii Books update all year! You poor darlings. I hope you don't think we've forgotten about you, now that Atama-ii... Read more
99¢ Kindle versions!
Hi there Kickstarteroonies,
Just to let you know, from now until 2015, the five current titles are all 99¢ each on Amazon. Please pass the word along to any friend,... Read more
Merr-ii Christmas 2014!
Another year is coming to a close. We hope you've had a good one, and that all the great vibes you've been sending us will return to you... Read more
Our 1st Kickstarter Anniversar-ii (and some VERY IMPORTANT news!)
Hi there Atama-ii pledgers!
This is a very special week for the series that YOU helped launch. That's right: it was one year ago today that we hit our initial... Read more
Feelin hot hot hot!
Hi there, Kickstarteroonies. Just wanted to squeeze in an August update before this Tokyo summer melts my keyboard.
Things are moving along here in Atama-ii land, with the print version... Read more
July Update, Part 2...
Looks like this overworked publisher clicked "Publish" on his last update before he was quite ready! Please, master, don't punish me! Here's the rest of your news for the month,... Read more
July! Holy smokes it's already July??
YOU are the powerful backer of a multinational Kickstarter campaign.
You sip your pina colada on the beach, as is your wont, and dream of adventures to come. Suddenly, a... Read more
May the 3rd be with you!
For a good time, click: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rnVJBelW-gQ
Apologies for the long delay. Things have been moving at a fast clip here at Atama-ii world headquarters. So I just wanted... Read more
Releases, reviews, staying in touch, and more...
A few important updates, requests, and clarifications:
FIRST TITLES RELEASED:All backers should have received the first part of their reward last week, the first 1-3 titles in ebook format.... Read more
Aaaaaand... we're LIVE!
This is it, friends--the beginning of the end! The first three titles ARE OUT on Amazon!
<cue trumpets! drum roll please! pull my finger!>
Yes, that's right: after what seemed... Read more
Hi all, time for a very quick monthly update. Not a whole heck to report this time, other than that everything's on track for at least one version... Read more
Happ-ii New Year!
Marcos here, with a quick update to let you all know that, alas, I still have not managed to abscond to a tropical island with your funds. In... Read more
November progress report
Been a busy couple of months here at Atama World Headquarters, and we've made progress on several exciting fronts. First of all, after lots of hard work and discussion... Read more
Zombies, raise your hands! (or any available body part!)
It's been three busy weeks here at Atama Plaza since the end of the funding campaign. Everything's humming along, and still on track for a January launch of... Read more
Or... is it only the beginning? And will Marcos ever tire of suspense-dipped rhetorical questions? The answer is yours to decide... as long as that answer is... NEVER!
So we... Read more
Here we are, two days away from the end of the funding campaign, and things are starting to heat up. We've reached our first stretch goal, which means... Read more
Onwards and upwards!
As you know, a couple of days ago we passed our funding goal with days to spare. The amount of enthusiasm the project has been generating has really... Read more
YOU DID IT! 10K... with 10 days to go!
On behalf of the whole team,
THANK YOU ALL SO MUCH!
We very unexpectedly passed our 10K goal about 30 minutes ago, with still 10 days left to... Read more
Broken PDF link!
I'm so sorry to bother everyone again, but it seems that the last update, titled BE A ROCK STAR, included a broken link. The correct link to the preview sampler... Read more
mini-update: BE A ROCK STAR!
After the success of the "be a zombie" offer last week, we're doing it again!
Pledge $20 to our Kickstarter (or raise your existing pledge by $20) over the next... Read more
Update 3: A sneak peek inside!
This is it, intrepid adventurers--the update you've all been waiting for!
Click here to download a brand spankin' new PDF which includes the covers and first six pages of our... Read more
Atama-ii Books mini-update: BE A ZOMBIE!
We just reached 60%! To celebrate, I've decided to give out a special reward. For the next 24 hours only, all new backers at $20 or more (and... Read more
Atama-ii Books Update: Week One
Before you do anything else, please watch this video of Lesley Ito's students being totally adorable while talking about reading multi-path books. The little guy with the nerdy... Read more