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Reality Shard, Supernova, & Neutron RPG Dice Sets

A project in Los Angeles, CA by John Wrot!

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5- and 3- layered polyhedral dice for RPGs, board games, & wargaming. Avail in 7pc, 11pc, & 12mm d6s. Three designs, infinite beauty!
Backers: 779
Average Pledge Per Backer: $61

Funded: $47,827 of $15,000
Dates: Sep 10th -> Oct 9th (30 days)
Project By: John Wrot!
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Latest News

...and back to Earth we've come.

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
Congratulations everyone!!!We've been very successfully funded! Closing out at $47,827, we've unlocked like 23 sets! What happens next?I make a hard swap from woohoo-fun John, to 'let's get these dice made' John. First, I need to build the Pledge... (Read More)

A long tradition...

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
I have a long tradition, lasting nearly 5 years and spanning 10 campaigns, that I take the last hour of the campaign, and stop running around trying to find the last few bits of perfection, but rather relax with my backers in the comments for a nice... (Read More)


October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
WOW!    You did it!  One of the most desired Neutron sets of the campaign is finally here! Neutron Green! These are so pretty, and look so cool!  If you're not considering any Neutron Sets, you're missing out! -- In related news, you probably... (Read More)

THIRD Upgrade Bonus Unlocked! +How to get the last die...

October 9th - via: kickstarter.com
This is uncanny!  I really didn't expect this overwhelming of a response from you so quickly!  I went to sleep last night and woke up earlier to 83 additional upgrades!  Oh yes, that puts us well past the 150 total! Don't stop upgrading yet! ... (Read More)

First "New Backer" Bonus Unlocked!

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Welcome and thank you to all our new backers in the last 24 hours!  You, just by showing up have become part of something great!  AND unlocked a bonus Treasury Die for everyone at the "6 Sets" or higher Tiers.  If you're not there, you might... (Read More)

Second Upgrade Bonus Unlocked - Upgrades Extended!

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
This is insane.  I never thought I'd tell backers to slow down!  I can't upgrade the graphics fast enough! Haha.  The second backer upgrade goal is unlocked, ...so I've been forced to extend the chart!  It's not even the final 24 hours yet! If... (Read More)

Supernova Green "Adamantium" Unlocked!

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
They're so beautiful! Seriously, if you were waiting for a set worth upgrading for, You. Want. These!  Neutron Green is next!  *drool*  This is so awesome!  (Read More)

First Upgrade Bonus Unlocked!

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
 That was fast!  Let's get the next one! Best of all: "1 set" Backers can upgrade for the most benefit to the whole group, because yours can count as 2 or 3 upgrades, plus get YOU the free dice too! If you were waiting to see if anyone else would,... (Read More)

Final 48 Hour Bonus!

October 8th - via: kickstarter.com
The FINAL 48 HOURS are here!  And I want to make it worth your while to upgrade! Thus, I've created the following system, I hope you find it to your liking.  It's a bonus system only.  Nobody loses anything by not participating, but we can all... (Read More)

Final 4 days! With Purple, Blue, Green, White, Violet, Silver, Black Cyan...

October 6th - via: kickstarter.com
I'm really excited everyone, because we're in our final four days now!That means that if you were thinking about upgrading your pledge, now's the time for BACKERS to do it!  You set the tone for an increase on the Last 4 and Last 3 in preparation... (Read More)

Another house fire!? STOP IT!

October 5th - via: kickstarter.com
HI!  House Fires suck. "ENERGY" recently showed up in my house, AND TRIED TO BURN IT DOWN! No really, last night we had an electrical fire in our home.  Praise God, he snuffed the fire after 20 seconds of wild sparking chewed a hole in the wall... (Read More)


October 4th - via: kickstarter.com
We're only $500 away!  That's $10,000 closer than last night!!! Look at this!!... Current Funding Level is: $35,400 (thanks to your awesome pledge upgrades after yesterday's update!!) -  Next is:... You: "How is this possible!?" Me: "Here's what... (Read More)

"Set" Upgrades! -> 12d6 & 10d10 = BONUS!

October 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
So yesterday's changes went well.   If you planned to increase your pledge to get to MIGHT (green), please don't forget to do so.  The sooner you do, the sooner others will follow your lead. I wanted to talk to you about "Sets" and what counts as... (Read More)

"MIGHT" wins again!

October 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
Congratulations!You THOUGHT about it, and in TRUTH, your DEVOTION has proved MIGHTY! MIGHT is now before ENERGY!(WOOHOOOO!) I'm honestly pretty excited about it! A true Super-Majority in the results: Of the 30% for Energy, thank you all for being so... (Read More)


October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
"OPPOSITION" has officially been revealed as our FINAL dice family as we enter our FINAL WEEK! Two Question SurveyI've been hearing a lot of feedback about the colors vs the styles and the RPG vs the Minis, and the rate of unlocking types being too... (Read More)

Giving Back!

October 1st - via: kickstarter.com
I want to make "Reality" a better place.   Thus I'm going to make a donation to a specific cause in response to each and every set ordered during this campaign.  Most causes are outright charitable, while others are fun communities that share a... (Read More)

New Inminity Shards Unlocked!

September 26th - via: kickstarter.com
Devotion Inminity Shards are Unlocked! WEEEEEEEEEEEE!  Next up:  Congratulations!!!  (Read More)

BIG NEWS x3!! - Must Read - Don't miss this!

September 24th - via: kickstarter.com
Hi team!  I'm excited about today, as I have 3 big pieces of news for you! Revealing the 4th dice set family! (The winner of the poll!) You can now create your own dice set! (WHAAAAT!?) Free Shipping...? (..yuuup.) . . . #1) YOU voted for the 5th... (Read More)

Big news coming tomorrow...

September 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
Just a heads up to keep your eyes on your email Monday afternoon, I have some exciting news and opportunities for you. That is all.  (Read More)

FREE DIE! + Stretch Goal Unlocked!

September 20th - via: kickstarter.com
Happy Stretch Goal-ing!FREE HALFSIES DIE!  The only Halfsies Dice available during this campaign:  "Treasury Dice" This die, and eventually the whole set(!), is FREE to all backers at any "Reality" Level Tier.  That means $64 for 6 sets or... (Read More)

SURVEY + Alllllmost a Stretch Goal

September 19th - via: kickstarter.com
HI! I have a survey for you!  (YAY!) "What's this about?"Our company motto is "This is your game!".   I do surveys from time to time to get a feel of what you're thinking, feeling, desiring.  It helps me move the campaign forward for us, it helps... (Read More)

Tell your RPG Group: Silver Neutron Unlocked!

September 15th - via: kickstarter.com
Good morning! The Silver Neutron set is unlocked!  Here's where we are...  It's a beautiful set!   Even if the graphic has a render that doesn't look as good as it could. Let's share this campaign with all our gaming groups this weekend.  I... (Read More)

Pledge Clarity and Untanglement

September 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Hail, backers! The number one question I've got is:  "How do I pledge for 7pc sets AND 11pc sets in the same pledge? (or mini d6)  There's no Tier for that."The number two question is: "What's unlocked, and what's not?"Thus, I have updated the... (Read More)

Gate Keeper Games off to a roaring start with their latest dice Kickstarter

September 12th - via: dicetowernews.com
Gate Keeper Games are no stranger to making dice as their previous dice campaign, halfsies dice, we a great hit and delivered on some neat coloring combos. So this time around they are taking things a bit further by adding more layers in their latest Kickstarter for reality shards, neutron, and supernova dice sets. The reality shards takes the halfsies concept and adds one more, color that is, with the ends being one color, the center being another, and another sandwiched between. This creates a very cool layered look to them that is sure to impress. Supernova dice take the halfsies dice you know from before, and  (Read More)

NEUTRON dice set unlocked! (I'm excited!) + News + 9/11

September 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Gosh, I love this campaign! So we've just unlocked another set!   The Neutron dark blue dice set is unlocked! I've touched up the image for it, so it's a little more clear the shade, because it's gorgeous!  (Getting this right in pics is... (Read More)

TWO new dice sets unlocked!!

September 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Hail, backers! Gosh, ya gotta love this $3000 stretch goal thing, huh?I know I do.   (Don't worry, this is a happy story.... : )Ya know, last year when we lit my mother-in-law's house on fire, and my old manufacturing team nearly made me close our... (Read More)

Funded! SIXTEEN SETS unlocked in under SIX HOURS

September 10th - via: kickstarter.com
Hail, backers! ...and that's how this Kickstarter began!SIXTEEN SETS unlocked in under SIX HOURS!  Wow! A wise man once asked: "How do you unlock so many sets so fast?" I answered: "Have awesome backers, like I do!" To all of our new backers, with... (Read More)

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