A Message to our Backers
Dear Sabertron Backers,
We are optimistic that we will be able to start shipping Sabertron swords to backers in the first quarter of 2016. Depending on manufacturer timing, it's... Read more
Sabertron Design Files Complete
Hello Sabertron Backers,
We have been hard at work since the last update getting the design ready for mass production. When we submitted our designs for quotes way back... Read more
Engineering and Manufacturing Update
Thank you backers for remaining patient with us while we work on manufacturing your rewards. We appreciate that patience as we are working as hard as we can to get... Read more
Maker Faire Bay Area and Manufacturing Update
Team Sabertron will be demonstrating the latest Lightsword and newly functional Medieval Sabertron prototypes at the Maker Faire Bay Area to take place this weekend, Friday, May 15th... Read more
Hello Sabertron Backers,
The last two months have been incredibly busy times as we prepare Sabertron for volume manufacturing. When I last wrote a detailed technical update, we were awaiting... Read more
Sabertron is at SXSW Create
Greetings Sabertron Fans... Prepare For Battle!
We're pleased to announce that we're officially launching Sabertron during SXSW in Austin, TX! We have a booth and be showing off Sabertron to... Read more
Sabertron Launch at SX Create @ SxSW
Hi Sabertron Backers and Fans!
This is just a short update to let you know that we are busy getting Sabertron ready to ship. We are still here, things are... Read more
Board Revision, Blackout Edition and Sheath Concept
Hello Sabertron Backers and Fans!
Since this is the first update from us this year we would like to wish everybody Happy New Year, and hopefully your 2015 resolutions haven't... Read more
Greetings Sabertron Fans!
The Sabertron Team was very disappointed that we weren't able to put Sabertrons under your Christmas trees this year, so we wanted to get you a little... Read more
Sabertron Has Smooth New Firmware
Progress continues on Sabertron. This update is text only but we’re aiming to do some filming this weekend to show off smooth gameplay, finally!
Our shipping date is... Read more
I am very sorry to announce a shipping delay for Sabertron. I have remained optimistic throughout this process that we could hit our original ship date of November,... Read more
Here is the completed production prototype of our Apprentice Lightsword series! This shot was taken in direct sunlight, to show how the health meters are clearly visible in daylight. There... Read more
Production Designs Are Here!
Hello Sabertron Backers!
Sabertron has been nominated for an award! We are a 2014 Official Selection for IndieCade International Festival of Independent Games 2014! We will be in Culver City,... Read more
Production Designs Nearly Complete
Giveaway and Survey
Thank you to everybody who entered the Sabertron Grandmaster Giveaway. If you entered the giveaway you can check http://sabertron.com/grandmaster-giveaway to find out if you won. For a... Read more
Production Development Has Begun
Hello Sabertron Backers!
Last week, Kickstarter funds arrived here at Sabertron headquarters! Those funds have already been put to work on critical development tasks with Concurrent Design, a... Read more
$200,000 Stretch Goal Reached! Sheaths Unlocked!
You did it. You fully funded Sabertron to the stretch goal of $200,000. And you know what that means – every sword gets a #sheath!!
To celebrate, we created... Read more
The Final 24 Hours + A New Reward
These past few days have simply blown us away. We are over 1,000 backers strong... Read more
Full Speed Sabertron Swordplay
With just 48 hours to go, I feel the need… the need for SPEED...
REAL VIDEO OF FULL SPEED SABERTRON SWORDPLAY
Proof that our swords can take whatever you... Read more
More to Share
Fellow swordsmen and swordswomen, it's all come down to this – the final week of this Kickstarter campaign and a little over $50K to go before we hit our $200K... Read more
Last week, we showed you our glowing Lightswords in action.
Now, at long last, we're revealing video of the Sabertron Medieval Sword, complete with signature power-up sound and broadsword-style... Read more
Ask Me Anything, Tomorrow at 12:00 p.m. ET
I'm doing an AMA on Reddit tomorrow Friday June 6 at 12:00 p.m. ET and would love for all of you to stop in to ask some questions... Read more
Unedited Glowing Sabertron Demo
You've asked for it, and here it is.
Raw, unedited video of my son and I wielding glowing Sabertron swords (with neutral color-changing foam blades) and demonstrating Countdown mode in... Read more
A New Stretch Goal
We’re halfway through our campaign, Internet.
And if we reach our new stretch goal of $200,000, every sword-level backer will receive the ultimate in foam sword fighting apparel.
Sabertron Sheaths.... Read more
Stretch Goal Reached!
First of all, we want to thank everyone again for backing our project. We've been working so hard to make Sabertron a thing, and we really appreciate everyone's support for... Read more
New Rewards, a Stretch Goal and Summer Glau
Fellow swordsmen & swordswomen,
We’ve been promising new reward levels and that’s just the beginning of the mega update we have for you today...
By popular demand, you’ll... Read more
Sabertron Is Officially a Thing
It's happening, fellow swordsmen & swordswomen.
Sabertron is officially a thing.
We hit our goal late last night, and we couldn't have done it without you.
We're so... Read more
More Pictures from Dallas Comicon and New Rewards Coming Soon
Wow, Dallas Comicon was a lot of fun. We met some awesome people and were blown away the entire weekend with all of the elaborate costumes. People really go all out... Read more
Goal Update and Pictures from Comicon
Hello Fans & Friends,
Dallas Comicon has been a lot of fun. We've met some backers, gotten to know some really cool people, and had our picture taken with Darth... Read more