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I have to say that, regardless of the final total, Reaper has done an impressive job keeping things humming through the middle of the campaign, especially on the weekends thus far. It feels (to me) like much smoother progress than the middle of Bones II.

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Mythos expansion isn't grabbing me so far, I think I'll pick up the sacrificial altar and cultists at retail.  Waiting on Tianot, Female frost giant, the ginormous purple worm and hopefully Stormwing to drop.  :)

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Numbers Based on 1800-1900 Reaper time today: 
Total Gain Today - $52,225 
Total Gain 24 Hours $67,611 
Total to Next Goal - $10,086 
New Backers This Hour - 4 
Gain in last Hour - $1,845 
Current Average Pledge - $137.73 
Average Hourly Backers Today - 6.9 
Average Hourly Backers 24 Hours - 7.4 
Average Hourly Pledges Today - $2,749 
Average Hourly Pledges 24 Hours - $2,817 
Hours to next goal based on gains this hour - 5.5 
Hours to next goal based on 24h Avg - 3.6 

Current Total Pledges $1,439,914 
Current Total Backers 10445 
Previous Hour Total Pledges $1,438,069 
Previous Hour Total Backers 10441

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I have to say that, regardless of the final total, Reaper has done an impressive job keeping things humming through the middle of the campaign, especially on the weekends thus far. It feels (to me) like much smoother progress than the middle of Bones II.

 

Trooth. I kept telling people who were negative during the first three days of the Kickstarter that Reaper's plan for stretch goals would pay off in a big way. I'm soooooo happy Reaper didn't make a liar out of me. It seemed like a terrific idea. I'm not sure why so many people were upset that we didn't unlock loads of stretch goals by day two when Reaper repeatedly said we would be getting plenty more during the middle. It's working great.  :lol:

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I threw a Dollar at it.

 

 

I know what ya'll are thinking, but I can't add more right now.......I only have a little less than $3 on my card. :down:

 

 

But how many of you can say that you put just over a third of your total electronic cashy money-ness into the Kickstarter?????

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Numbers Based on 1900-2000 Reaper time today: 
Total Gain Today - $54,903 
Total Gain 24 Hours $65,123 
Total to Next Goal - $7,408 
New Backers This Hour - 6 
Gain in last Hour - $2,678 
Current Average Pledge - $137.86 
Average Hourly Backers Today - 6.9 
Average Hourly Backers 24 Hours - 7.2 
Average Hourly Pledges Today - $2,745 
Average Hourly Pledges 24 Hours - $2,713 
Hours to next goal based on gains this hour - 2.8 
Hours to next goal based on 24h Avg - 2.7 

Current Total Pledges $1,442,592 
Current Total Backers 10451 
Previous Hour Total Pledges $1,439,914 
Previous Hour Total Backers 10445

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My completely off-the-wall guess on Expansion 3 is that it will be a female monster theme.  Frost giantess as a lead-in with female goblins, female kobolds, female orcs.

 

This is probably not the case, but I think it would be pretty cool.

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My completely off-the-wall guess on Expansion 3 is that it will be a female monster theme.  Frost giantess as a lead-in with female goblins, female kobolds, female orcs.

 

This is probably not the case, but I think it would be pretty cool.

I'd totally be in for that.

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Mythos expansion isn't grabbing me so far, I think I'll pick up the sacrificial altar and cultists at retail.  Waiting on Tianot, Female frost giant, the ginormous purple worm and hopefully Stormwing to drop.  :)

 

This is pretty much exactly where I'm at.  And trimming back from "Buy one of every dragon" which was my initial plan.  I have a cap for what I wanted to pledge which I haven't hit yet though, so some wiggle room here and there.

 

I know it's too late to suggest a model for this KS, but maybe something they could whip together easily at a moderately low sculpting cost would be... a sprue of open/grasping left and right hands to use with those weapons.

 

If they use the female frost giant to try to force into $50 for an expansion and don't pack a lot of other value in there I'll be disappointed (and probably not getting her until retail then.)

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"Pretty" cool?

 

No. Really cool. :lol:

 

Though I give pretty much zero stuffs about the smaller female monsters. Eh. Anyway.

 

 

 

I guess sci-fi is probably the safest bet, though.

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My completely off-the-wall guess on Expansion 3 is that it will be a female monster theme.  Frost giantess as a lead-in with female goblins, female kobolds, female orcs.

 

This is probably not the case, but I think it would be pretty cool.

 

I hope not.

 

Frost giantess was one of my favorite figures & I'd hate to not get that one due to not wanting to go all in on the expansion she was in.

 

I can see an all female expansion thou, seems to be all the rage these days.

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When you put it that way, it would indeed be a bummer to see something that's (by all appearances) so incredibly in demand drop in an expansion, get trapped with much less-popular stuff. Seeing how I (personally) feel regarding the cultists and altar's inclusion in 2 . . . yeah. I know some heads might explode if that happened with the frost giantess. :lol:

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