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Hello again!  The printer noticed they had given me the wrong template for the box design, so I used that as an opportunity to make a slight tweak to the design. Because it is not just a deck, I decided to change the subtitle on the front of the box from "A Dark Oracle Deck" to simply "The Dark Oracle." I also added a little heart on the box, as a little tease of the gore within. I also increased the thickness of the coin from 2mm to 3mm. The final box dimensions will be 102mm*147mm*57mm (4"x5.8"x2.25"). Meanwhile, the postcards...

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Yay! All elements of design are finished! Now I'm just reviewing everything 3x before I send the approval for production off to the manufacturer. Meanwhile, the mats and the postcards are currently In Production. Regarding the box, I am really happy with how it came out. It's much simpler than the design I had in the kickstarter video, but still shows off the violence and dread of the cards within. I think it is enticing enough without giving anything away. Let me know your thoughts on the digital mockup: To see the full print file that the manufacturer will be...

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Hello Goracle fans! I've basically finished the manual. All that's left to do is: Replace the digital mockup of the coin with a photo of the coin sample Replace the digital mockup of the die with a photo of the die sample Wait for the backers who purchased the Acknowledgements add-on to tell me exactly how they'd like their name to appear Otherwise, it's good to go! I've proofread it twice already, but I would love your feedback. Please review it and let me know if you have any questions about it. You can download/view the pdf here. Meanwhile, the reading...

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Let's start with where we are now: That's right- I've finished ALL of the cards! I've also edited many of the ones that I had already shared- mostly just cleaning them up, making them more dramatic, etc. I also renamed a couple, fixed a typo or two, and adjusted all of the number and icon placements.  I also tweaked the coin design, which you'll see below alongside a similar coin from my manufacturer's previous project. I know the majority of you picked Black as the mat color, but I figured I'd get both version printed up as samples. This is...

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As of writing this, I've designed all but one card. I have a few ideas floating around in my head for it but nothing has impressed me enough to commit to canvas. Once I have this final card's description complete, I can move on to completing the manual. With that, I can then get a final size for the box based on the number of cards, the length of the manual, the coin, and die. I'm very happy with the progress I've made, but I still have a good chunk of work ahead of me. The Transformed began as a...

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