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DigiPixel. An LED Game Shield For Your Arduino or Digispark.

A project in Tolland, Australia by Bradley Slattery

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Make programming fun by creating your own games, animations and more with the DigiPixel shield.
Backers: 557
Average Pledge Per Backer: $27

Funded: $14,946 of $10,000
Dates: Dec 10th -> Jan 10th (31 days)
Project By: Bradley Slattery
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Latest News

Manufacturing Plan

January 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, I received an email from my manufacturing company that they had a three week holiday coming up from 15 January 2014, now that's bad news. The good news is that they have agreed to start the manufacturing process tomorrow! They will be... (Read More)

Web Based Graphic Converter and DigiPixel Dimensions.

January 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
First of all, thank you guys so much for your pledges, we have reached our goal and still have almost a week to go! Web Based Graphic ConverterA big thanks to one of our backers - Ted because he has kindly offered up his skills and has come up with a... (Read More)

New Design and SliceCase.

January 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Redesigned PCB I've been hard at work updating the PCB design of the DigiPixel as per various requests. The new design makes the board 10mm wider and 10mm taller but adds a whole heap of great functionality Here's whats been added: Connections to all... (Read More)

What I've been up to and multiple DigiPixels.

January 1st - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone,  Firstly I apologise for not posting an update sooner but I trust you have all had a wonderful Christmas and (I'm pretty sure the whole world is now in the new year) but Happy New Year to you all! Well we are inching closer to the goal... (Read More)

Mounting Holes!

December 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone, i've had quite a busy week this week but have found a few moments to look into a couple of DigiPixel requests. The first being mounting holes so that it would be possible for you guys to make your own case for the DigiPixel (3d printing... (Read More)

We're more than half way there!

December 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Well the pledges keep coming through and as a result, we're more than half way toward the goal! Great job team!  (Read More)

DigiPixel Graphic Converter Tutorial Video.

December 15th - via: kickstarter.com
We're so close to 50%, so so so close! On another note, I have made a tutorial video for you all so you can see how to best use the graphic converter program (which you can download from the link in update #5). Be sure to watch it in full screen!... (Read More)

A better graphic converter...

December 14th - via: kickstarter.com
I just realised that the advert is annoying, so I took it off :) Here's the new download! http://www.bradsprojects.com/DigiPixelGraphicConverter.zip remember you will need VB.NET 4.5 installed first!  (Read More)

Download the graphic converter!

December 14th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi again everyone,  I was going to save this one for when we hit the 50% mark but unfortunately the pledges have slowed down quite a bit just at the moment - but they'll come back up again :) Anyway, you can download the pre-release version of the... (Read More)

Digispark discount and help get the word out!

December 12th - via: kickstarter.com
Hello again everyone! Well it is coming up on 48 hours that the DigiPixel campaign has been running for and we have passed the 25% mark which is a fantastic effort - thank you :) I have been emailing back and forth with Erik Kettenburg (the creator... (Read More)

New Reward

December 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi again everyone, I have added a new reward which gets you two DigiPixels and an i2c cable to link them up for $38AUD which includes shipping costs. ($38AUD is approximately $35USD). If you have already pledged for one DigiPixel and you would like... (Read More)

My First Thanks and multiple units.

December 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi everyone. I just wanted to post a quick update to say a big thank you to everyone who has backed the DigiPixel so far. It's early backers like you guys that can really 'kickstart' a project and you certainly have done a great job of that - so... (Read More)

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