VARIANT COVER VOTE
Out first POST-KICKSTARTER update. The first dealing with production and design.
The basic chapter layout of UM5 has already been determined
1 WORLDS (TERMINALS)
4 LADDERS... Read more
WE DID IT!
Wow…what a final result? What a surge? I know some backers were asking for last-minute stretch goals, but I feel said goals would be disingenuous and probably delay the final... Read more
I had started writing up my “Final Day” update, talking about how we managed to cross most of the stretch goals…little did I know that final famous last-minute Kickstarter surge... Read more
AFFINITY, 60K, and the FINAL STRETCH
It’s been a fantastic journey. With less than two days left, the Ultramodern5 REDUX Kickstarter finally crossed its most epic stretch goal. Affinity.
As stated, Affinity is not one setting,... Read more
THREE DAYS TO GO!
It’s been a fantastic ride, but we are almost finished our Kickstarter. We crossed our eighth stretch goal, unlocking additional artwork and maps for the final book. There is only... Read more
LIVE STREAM REMINDER
I'm sure we'll screw this up, but just as a reminder, Nick Greenwood and I will be live on YouTube from the official Dias Ex Machina channel at https://www.youtube.com/user/SlipstreamFirst at... Read more
EARLY FAQ & ANOTHER STRETCH GOAL DOWN
Yes, the variant screen has been unlocked.
The big unlock left for us sits at $60K—the Affinity setting. Expected to be at least 100 pages each times THREE! Our advertising... Read more
$45K AND A GM SCREEN UNLOCKED!
Another day, another stretch goal reached.
Admittedly, we lowered the goal line on this one, but let’s be honest, we all wanted the GM screen.
With the GM... Read more
A few of you might have noticed a slight shift in the stretch goals. There was a $10K gap between the Necropolis adventure and the variant cover. And... Read more
Did I say two adventures? I actually meant three.
Yes, we unlocked our fifth stretch goal yesterday, only a day after we passed the previous one. I spoke of Necropolis... Read more
ANOTHER GOAL AND MORE ON THE WAY!
Hey everyone! We officially passed the halfway mark on our campaign, and around that same time, we crossed another stretch goal, increasing the amount of artwork in the final product.... Read more
3rd STRETCH GOAL DOWN - NEW MAGIC
It’s surprising that after so many decades, official 5E publications still adhere to the old Vancian magic system. What Ultramodern5 hopes to offer (now that our third stretch goal has... Read more
On chat now!
Just a reminder, I am online now with Dan at Randomworlds.
Come down and ask away.
Q&A, PDF DELIVERY, & INCLUDED ADVENTURES
On Friday, at 6:00 pm PST, I will be conducting a Q&A with Dan Davenport with Random Worlds.
There have been some questions regarding delivery... Read more
A new day, another stretch goal reached. Admittedly, we did lower the goal lines yesterday, but everyone should take a win when they occur.
So, what is the mecha construction... Read more
Revised Stretch Goals
I am finally recovering from my cold.
After some discussion on our end, we've decided that our original Stretch Goal layout was not reflective of the... Read more
FIRST STRETCH GOAL DESTROYED. WHAT IS ILLUSTRATED ULTRAMODERN?
We’re happy to announce the first stretch goal has been reached, unlocking additional artwork by Nick Greenwood in the final book. Now onto the next one.
One pledge level some... Read more
FUNDED in 48 HOURS!
Actually, we funded in 38 hours, but I didn’t have that banner made up.
Plus, it doesn’t roll off the tongue as easily. The original goal was determined to be... Read more
DAY ONE 75% FUNDED
Hello new backers and those returning.
My name is Chris Dias, chief cook and bottle washer at Dias Ex Machina. I wanted to reach out and thank everyone for an... Read more