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Honestly, with the way Sir Cyr keeps pouting at me to give him a coaster at his computer desk... I'll be glad for more. We have six floating around at least, but they always seem to end up away from where he wants them. 

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20 hours ago, Cyradis said:

 

Glad to hear that you got yours! Since it is coming from Spain, I wonder if it'll get to Canada in similar time as the US. I'll see soon! 

 

In the meantime... pics? 

 

Or maybe arriving over here in little old Blighty some time soon as well. You know, what with Britain being closer to Spain than Canada is.

 

Actually.....  ironically the medieval village of Canada is a short distance from where I live. Yes, there's a village in England called Canada and it's been around since the time of Willaim the Conqueror in the 11th century.

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1 hour ago, Balgin Stondraeg said:

 

Or maybe arriving over here in little old Blighty some time soon as well. You know, what with Britain being closer to Spain than Canada is.

 

Actually.....  ironically the medieval village of Canada is a short distance from where I live. Yes, there's a village in England called Canada and it's been around since the time of Willaim the Conqueror in the 11th century.

^^ this amuses me greatly.

 

The KS has a comment that they haven't gotten all boxes out the door; they sent the easiest to pack first, and will be done shipping this week. Kinda surprises me that it is taking this long since starting to get everything out the door, considering it is a 635 backer KS, not multiple thousand. Probably means that mine will be a bit longer. Oh well. It'll get here eventually.

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For the US backers, what shipping company did they use so I can keep an eye out in the right places? 

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40 minutes ago, Clearman said:

Mine was shipped DHL.  Received notice on a Thursday.  Package was delivered on a Monday. 

 

Ahh bugger I hope it isn't DHL in Canada. DHL can mess things up badly here. 

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Mine came today USPS with no notice.. Backerkit is still in the 'locked' stage

 

The extra Zhoor I ordered came packaged, but the free one is just in a zip lock.  the plinth badge i ordered for Irina was just tossed in the box and came broken so I'll need to email them.

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That's unfortunate. They do have good CS, but it is annoying for a long distance order. Also surprising since they are taking their time on packaging. 

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Seems they started with Singles, then doubles, etc.  I ordered five so I'm wondering where I'm at in the shipping queue.  Also hoping that it show up in better shape than the Steampunk one.  Everything was crammed into a plastic baggie for shipping which was ripped in transit resulting in all the 35mm figures falling out somewhere along the line.  They shipped replacements but it was still annoying. Especially since they mentioned they were going to file a claim, so I held off on opening anything or getting rid of the packing for six months after I received the figures.  After that long, and no response from the, I shrugged and finally got to play with my toys.  Communication is definitely NOT their strong suite.

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I'm at four figures plus the freebie, so I suspect I'm back in line somewhere as well. Maybe I'll get a mini-Christmas sometime soon.

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The resin minis were in blister packs in my package, and the metals were in zip-lock bags.   

Bases(for the metal) were loose in the box. 

 

I was in at the 'Blind Justice' (2 resin minis) level, for Keera and Lisbeth, and added Loreen in the PM afterwards. 

 

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After thinking about this for a bit, I wonder whether Scale75 is casting in-house and sending out rewards as the figures are cast. It would make the slow rate of fulfillment understandable, especially if they have limited resin-casting staff (and mold-cutting staff, since they would need to replace molds several times during the casting process).

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41 minutes ago, Doug Sundseth said:

After thinking about this for a bit, I wonder whether Scale75 is casting in-house and sending out rewards as the figures are cast. It would make the slow rate of fulfillment understandable, especially if they have limited resin-casting staff (and mold-cutting staff, since they would need to replace molds several times during the casting process).

 

This is an interesting thought.  I don't remember rewards trickling like this on previous campaigns, so I wonder if something changed.  Though to be honest, I usually tune out once I have received my shipment.

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