I want to start off by saying that I am not a fan of posting my personal information on a public forum, and I am definitely not one... Read more
(Cutting Die) Pressing Matters.
I once again apologize for taking so long to post an update here on KS, but it is not from hermit mode this time. I have been waiting... Read more
Never Feed a Mogwai After Midnight.
Sorry for the delay in posting this update, but believe it or not the delay was not from going into hermit mode. This announcement is so important that... Read more
It seems I entered hermit mode once again, but fortunately my time running countless tests has given me something we have all been waiting for. I finally have... Read more
More Stretch Goal Updates!
In my last update I talked about how I was having issues finding the stuff that I need to make the dice bags and deck boxes. Well, that... Read more
Stretch Goal Items Update
Seeing as how I have gotten the last few issues with the card sleeves taken care of, I decided to take a little time and look into sourcing... Read more
New Video! Matte Sleeves and Problem Solving
Well, I promised you a new video showing off the matte finish sleeves, and here it is. I also talk about some of the problems that have been... Read more
I have no big updates today, but I would like to say one thing. After practicing a bit with my new cutting dies and tweaking my heat sealer... Read more
Big Update Info Dump
I am sorry that I have been neglecting the KS updates. I had gotten so used to the simplicity of Facebook updates and being able to post in... Read more
At Long Last
I just wanted to start this by apologizing to all of you that do not follow this project on Facebook. I have been keeping a steady stream of updates going... Read more
Production has begun
I just wanted to apologize for the lack of updates on Kickstarter recently. I have been so focused on getting the final couple of kinks out of the... Read more
A special thank you to all of the backers.
I just wanted to say thanks to all of my backers with this vid. I also wanted to say that my stomach is still churning (you'll know why after you... Read more
As of yesterday I had a nearly perfect test of my custom paint sprayer. It aerosolized water perfectly,but a couple of the seals were too weak for the... Read more
Production Quality Prototypes are In!
I just wanted to let you know that my heat sealer test went off without a hitch last night, and I am finally able to start work on... Read more
Heat sealer test and social networks
Hello again everyone,
So after a lot of math, soldering, and tweaking I have finally gotten the temperature right on he heat sealer. It now melts the plastic without any burning or discoloration. ... Read more
Sorry for the communication lapse
Sorry for the lack of communication recently. I had to wait a couple of weeks for some parts for my heat sealer, and now I am just left trying to... Read more
Finally able to leave the workshop
I apologize for the lack of updates recently. Ever since I discovered that the plastic manufacturers forgot to mention the paint repellent properties of their plastics (and even... Read more
Plasma emitters and templates.
Sorry for the delayed post, I've just been having one heck of a week when it comes to these sleeves.
While getting ready to test my custom heat... Read more
My Facebook account
I just wanted to pop in and let everyone know that I accept all friend requests on Facebook. Though it is my personal account, I tend to use... Read more
For today's update I just wanted to let you know that the heat weld test was waylaid a little this week. When I swapped out the heating element... Read more
Material Supplier Found!
Hello everyone! Time for another weekly update, and this time there is some great news.
As of a couple of days ago I found a supplier for the white base... Read more
Hello everyone, it's time for another weekly update.
I just wanted to let you know that I have found a source for everything needed to make the sleeves, with the... Read more
Belated weekly update
Sorry for the tardiness on the weekly update. Time to bring everyone up to speed.
I have done a little testing with clear coats vs. laminating film, and... Read more
The testing the past couple of days went off without a hitch. To celebrate I just ordered the pieces to start putting together the welding rig.
I should hopefully have... Read more
Interesting test results
So this week I was finally able to get my hands on the last ingredient needed to prep the plastic for printing the "proper" way (I had an improvised method... Read more
I just wanted to let everyone know that I still plan on getting that tattoo (I seriously had no idea this would reach that goalpost, let alone pass it by... Read more
Binders of Awesomeness
So the other day I was talking with someone in one of my local game stores, and he wanted to know if I would be able to make a custom... Read more
Let the weekly updates commence!
Hello again everyone!
I just thought I would go ahead and start making weekly status updates. I will try to update more often, but at the very least you can... Read more
Final tests are starting!
I just wanted to let you all know that I am about to start the final slew of tests for the card sleeves. I will be buying the proper plastics... Read more
International shipping reminder!
I just wanted to say that every backer not in the United States must add $13 to their pledge ($10 for Canada and Mexico if your pledge is below the... Read more
Full Stretch Goal List
I just wanted to post the list of stretch goal items again. Here ya go:
- $3000: Game tokens. Available shapes will be guitar pick, circle, and hexagonal. $1... Read more
Deck Box Prototypes Part 2 and Last Week for Stretch Goal Items!
Hello again everyone!
I have a nice little prototype deck box sitting next to me right now, but you don't have to take my word for it! Here is the... Read more
Pledge Level Derp
It has been brought to my attention that the $100 pledge level is not scaled properly. From here on out it will include 380 sleeves as opposed to 320 sleeves.... Read more
Deck Box Prototypes Part 1.
I just wanted to let you know that I have been hard at work prototyping the deck boxes for the latest stretch goal. I have been working with... Read more
Side Weld Update #2
I have been hard at work this weekend getting a presentable side weld sample ready for you all, and here it is:
Side weld test results #1
After mixed results and equipment malfunctions, I finally have some definitive results from my proposed side weld method for the custom art sleeves. One of my biggest fears was that... Read more
Stretch Goals Part 2: The List
Seeing as how we are less than $100 from reaching the first stretch goal, I thought I would post a full list.
Also, after polling a few people, I have... Read more
Time to talk about stretch goals!
Since this project has been moving forward so steadily I think it is time to start thinking about stretch goals.
The first stretch goal will be unlocked at... Read more
I just wanted to post an update about spreading word of the project to various card gaming forums.
I have posted the link on Reddit (in the MtG, Yugioh, and... Read more
To the Forums!
Hello again everyone!
I want to increase the awareness level for this project, and I think one of the best ways to do this would be to post about the... Read more
Stretch Goal Ideas
Well today's prototyping was cut short because one of my tools decided to misbehave. I will need to get a replacement before I can make another batch.
In the meantime... Read more
Let's get your images on some prototypes!
I am getting ready to run another manufacturing test (this time to try a new technique for welding the edges), and I need to get at least 6 images to... Read more