Quicksilver: The Great Airship Race

A project in Chicago, IL by Split Second Games

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The perilous racing experience for 2-6 distinguished pilots. The ambitious debut from Split Second Games.
Backers: 448
Average Pledge Per Backer: $75

Funded: $33,380 of $29,500
Dates: Jun 22nd -> Jul 22nd (31 days)
Project By: Split Second Games
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Latest News

FINALLY! Wood boxes are ready to ship, please confirm addresses

December 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, So the time has finally come.  The boxes are done, and we will begin delivering by the end of the week. Here are the important bits: 1) PLEASE send us a private message before the end of the week if you want your box shipped to an... (Read More)

Boxes: Lessons Learned & What the heck is taking so long.

October 18th - via: kickstarter.com
I am a lousy estimator of the time it takes to make 40 wooden boxes.  This much is apparent by now. Those of you waiting for a wood box are surely aware that your reward has not yet arrived on your doorstep yet, as promised by my last post.  Here's... (Read More)

Checking in & Progress report

September 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone!  It's been a little while since I reported in, so I just to check with everyone to make sure that everyone has received their copy of Quicksilver.  Some of you never responded to your survey, so this is a chance to let us know who you... (Read More)

Progress Report on Wood Boxes

July 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi all you interested parties, Randy here again.  As per a recent comment, and in light of recent news about another company's failed efforts post Kickstarter, I thought it might be prudent to give you an update about the last of the rewards. Rest... (Read More)

Status on Final Backer Rewards, Origins and Stretch Rewards, and A Modest Request

July 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
Hello.  We hope you've been enjoying the past month as much as we have, and we hope that you're enjoying Quicksilver.  We have a lot of news to announce: Status on Backer Rewards *) All non-wooden-box-level packages have been shipped. US backers... (Read More)

Shipping Update & Heading off to Origins

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, It's been a long 10 days since the last update, to say the least.  At this point, 97% of domestic (US) shipments have been sent, with the remaining 3% going out in the morning (Tuesday, June 11). As for our backers outside the US; your... (Read More)

Quicksilver HAS LANDED (also an apology)

May 31st - via: kickstarter.com
THIS IS THE BIG NEWS. Quicksilver has arrived at our warehouse, and shipments will go out starting Monday. I need to apologize to many of our $50 backers, who have undoubtedly received a slew of shipment/cancellation notices in their inbox.  This is... (Read More)

Progress Report: 5/28 - Quicksilver Arrives in Chicago Tomorrow

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
OK, *THIS* is the last update until the BIG Update: Quicksilver has successfully cleared customs (woo hoo!), and the entire container should arrive at our shipper's Chicago warehouse tomorrow (one day delay due to Memorial Day weekend weirdness).... (Read More)

Progress Report 5/14: Quicksilver is at US Port

May 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Last big news until THE big news.  We just got confirmation that Quicksilver has arrived at the port in Los Angeles.  Once it goes through customs (5-7 days unless our container gets flagged for inspection), it will be promptly loaded onto a truck... (Read More)

Quicksilver is setting sail!

April 25th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone! As of this morning, our manufacturer reports that Quicksilver has officially been delivered to the port in Shenzhen, China and will be loaded onto a ship early next week.  We're expecting it to arrive it in Los Angeles mid-May, and in... (Read More)

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