Rob J. Kuntz's CAIRN OF THE SKELETON KING update info
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Post Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2006 1:00 pm 
 

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very VERY cool having my name in a module! :D


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Post Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2006 1:18 pm 
 

Me too!  I got my name in it!  LOL!

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Glad you guys are enjoying it, really.  More to follow...


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Post Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2006 5:28 pm 
 

The Robilar wrote:Me too!  I got my name in it!  LOL!

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Glad you guys are enjoying it, really.  More to follow...


It is much cooler having your name on a module.


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Post Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2006 5:50 pm 
 

Rob,

Nice one. They've arrived. Excellent stuff.

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Post Posted: Fri Aug 18, 2006 9:32 pm 
 

OK.

I have shipped all sponsor copies and tommorow I start packaging and shipping all those that came in after the sponsorship ended.

That's about 35 copies, mostly single orders.

Everything then (as of today) should be shipped by Monday and Tuesday.

I'd like to gently remind everyone of our valued customers that this is not a selective process.  Sponsors orders are always fulfilled first.

I also suggest if you wish to receive your copies of future limited releases faster, that you preorder during the sponsor drive.  This usually lasts 60 days after being initally announced.

Sponsors are the ones who help fund the print run and costs for the products, providing PPP with instant operating captal through the pre-order proccess and I cannot thank them enough.  Essentially anyone who orders CotSK after the preorder/Sponsor phase should also note the sponsors on the title page and thank them when possible, as it is they who fuel bringing the product to us all, myself included.

I'd also like to note that PPP has started the preorder phase for Tower of Blood, that the MS is finished and in the editing phase, that the lillustration list for it is finished and that the Front Cover for it is nearly finished by James Holloway.

The Team members for Tower of Blood Are:

Rob Kuntz--Co-Author
Lance Hawvermale--Co-Author
Allan Grohe--Editor/Production Manager
James Holloway-- Art/Illustration
Jason Braun--Illustration/Layout/Cover Design
Lorne Marshall--Cartography.


Thanks for supporting PPP and Cairn of the Skeleton King.  :)
That's one for all supporters of Old School and Classic Gaming.  :)

Rob Kuntz


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Post Posted: Tue Aug 22, 2006 1:10 pm 
 

Got mine in the mail yesterday.  It looks great at first glance.  Can't wait until I have a little more time to look at it.

The only disappointing thing is that my name is spelled wrong on the sponsors list.  I know I had sent PPP an email pointing this out shortly after the sponsorship was posted on their website, though I received no reply.  I guess I should not have assumed it would be corrected.  It should be noted also that they did spell my name correctly on mailing label.  While I know very little about what's involved in a project of this scope, I would think the least that could be done is make sure your sponsors (investors) are acknowledged correctly.  I know I wasn't the only one this happenned to and it's not like they had hundreds or thousands of names to print.  It's my hope that what ever process is used to acknowledge sponsors is done better when Tower of Blood is printed.  I shall see as I have signed on for this one also.

  

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Post Posted: Tue Aug 22, 2006 3:55 pm 
 

sheeadog wrote:Got mine in the mail yesterday.  It looks great at first glance.  Can't wait until I have a little more time to look at it.

The only disappointing thing is that my name is spelled wrong on the sponsors list.  I know I had sent PPP an email pointing this out shortly after the sponsorship was posted on their website, though I received no reply.  I guess I should not have assumed it would be corrected.  It should be noted also that they did spell my name correctly on mailing label.  While I know very little about what's involved in a project of this scope, I would think the least that could be done is make sure your sponsors (investors) are acknowledged correctly.  I know I wasn't the only one this happenned to and it's not like they had hundreds or thousands of names to print.  It's my hope that what ever process is used to acknowledge sponsors is done better when Tower of Blood is printed.  I shall see as I have signed on for this one also.


Yeah don't feel bad, even when I got mine corrected on the site it still got mispelled a little in print and mailing envelope. :)

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Post Posted: Tue Aug 22, 2006 7:45 pm 
 

I have made my apologies for this elsewhere and in personal emails to those who wrote me, I slipped with a few, very sorry.  I have fine-tuned the process so that this cannot happen again, as most of these were mistkes I made in the transferring from order to ledger.

They will all be corrected in the reprint if there is a 2nd printing and I am on it for the next project.

My humble apologies again.

Rob


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Post Posted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 5:39 am 
 

The modules have arrived in France this morning.
Very beautiful, great job! And I like the meditating ghool :D


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Post Posted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 3:39 pm 
 

I am curious, but finally, how many Cairns were numbered, and how many Cairns were printed?

I am very curious, and don't blame me if I am too curious, but how many exemplaries do you have to sell to cover the financial equilibrium?

I wish you good luck Rob!

  


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Post Posted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 3:43 pm 
 

450 numbered
26 lettered
20 author copies
4 comp/reviews

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500 total


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Post Posted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 3:45 pm 
 

If the copies ordered fall below 300 total then PPP must rethink its publishing stance, perhaps I will sell hamburgers then... ;)


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Post Posted: Wed Aug 23, 2006 11:39 pm 
 

Howdy Rob,


The Robilar wrote:If the copies ordered fall below 300 total then PPP must rethink its publishing stance, perhaps I will sell hamburgers then... ;)


Mmmm... hamburgersss. I'll pre-order 20 of them! Full eatership! Extra runics, hold the numbers!

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Post Posted: Thu Aug 24, 2006 6:10 am 
 

The Collector's Trove wrote:Howdy Rob,




Mmmm... hamburgersss. I'll pre-order 20 of them! Full eatership! Extra runics, hold the numbers!

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will we get Runic buns? so they have the letter burnt into them ? :D

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Post Posted: Thu Aug 24, 2006 7:57 am 
 

Rob,

Received my copies yesterday. Fantastic stuff. Keep up the great work.
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Post Posted: Thu Aug 24, 2006 4:38 pm 
 

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will we get Runic buns? so they have the letter burnt into them ? :D

Al


OK...that's disturbing.  Al wants runes burned into his buns?   8O   Talk about RPG hardcore!


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Post Posted: Thu Aug 24, 2006 4:43 pm 
 

They'd have to be crumpets...


Thanks for the kudos on Dar Druids, Mark.  :)

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Post Posted: Thu Aug 24, 2006 4:45 pm 
 

Thanks Brendon!

Glad they got all the way 'round the world in a safe way!

Reviews of it are outstanding so far.  :)

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The Robilar wrote:Thanks Brendon!

Glad they got all the way 'round the world in a safe way!

Reviews of it are outstanding so far.  :)

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thats great to hear Robster!

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Post Posted: Thu Aug 24, 2006 4:52 pm 
 

The Robilar wrote:They'd have to be crumpets...


Thanks for the kudos on Dar Druids, Mark.  :)

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mmmmmmmmm crumpets - rob could stamp it with the Robilar stamps.

thats it!!! ROBILAR CRUMPETS - limited edition batch of 500 ! :)

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