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Bakiwi - invent a robot friend

A project in Berlin, Germany by Jetpack Cognition Lab

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The walking globetrotter
Backers: 60
Average Pledge Per Backer: €71

Funded: €4,230 of €2,800
Dates: Nov 26th -> Dec 26th (30 days)
Project By: Jetpack Cognition Lab
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Latest News

Behind the scenes, fulfillment pt1

December 22nd - via:
Follow-up illustration as a stack of lab shots taken yesterday, cheers Bakiwi campaign fulfillment in progress, top to bottom: printing, kits waiting for parts, kit complete shipment queue, random hex.  (Read More)

Suddenly countdown ⌛

December 22nd - via:
Dear all, after short transmission break returning fast forward skip to campaign day -4. Want to say hi and welcome to everyone who boarded the ride within the last two weeks. We are very happy that you're here and approve of Bakiwi and its appeal... (Read More)

NEW reward will be send out in January

December 11th - via:
In the last few days, we have been asked several times whether we would like to add another Bakiwi with fur as a reward. We have complied with this request :D Please note that we will send out the reward in January. Best  Jetpack - Operations  (Read More)


December 4th - via:
you've done it. awsies. ✋ 🏆 earned, good news for fulfillment, if not mistaken. the premium is, we have hardly even started. looking forward to phase two of this lovable and journey into the unknown. help us paint the walls as we go in... (Read More)

Pledge referrer analysis - HELO

December 4th - via:
Looking at the pie chart of referrers of all pledges, it consists of two equally large chunks. The external-referrer chunk is us and the friends we brought more or less, while the Kickstarter-referrer one is wholly new and totally unknown people,... (Read More)

Orbit stable after turbulent launch and what's next

December 4th - via:
Hey all, we were really quite overwhelmed in a very positive way by the launch transient of this campaign following an inconspicuous click of the mouse. Close to inadvertent by some accounts 🌀 All this was only due to each one of you and the sum... (Read More)

New reward on stage

November 30th - via:
Dear you great Bakiwians, we are overwhelmed by the great support from your side. We have come up with a cool new reward for this and want to share it with you.  Bakiwi Cyber Monday Special 🐦  This includes a Bakiwi Kit + 3D printed shell  Stay... (Read More)

Many thanks to our supporters

November 28th - via:
Blasted by your massive support, cheers. we updated the main video with a final edit.   (Read More)

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