Enigma Box (vol.1) "Arcanum"

Zucati EleMetal™ dice for tabletop and roleplaying games

A project in Maple Valley, WA by Hal Zucati

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Tabletop gaming dice made from pure elements and refined alloys. Designed for the best rolling experience possible.
Backers: 428
Average Pledge Per Backer: $85

Funded: $36,587 of $10,000
Dates: May 15th -> Jun 14th (30 days)
Project By: Hal Zucati
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Latest News

Final Hours - Last During Campaign Update - Backers Only

June 14th - via: kickstarter.com
This post is for backers only. Please visit Kickstarter.com and log in to read. (Read More)

Day 29

June 13th - via: kickstarter.com
Comparison shots       One more day to go. One final mystery. Final update tomorrow will be a backers-only update. That means that only backers of this campaign will get to see it and what it has to say. I don't usually do this because I don't... (Read More)

Day 28

June 12th - via: kickstarter.com
The Mini's are done. At least the first round of prototypes. Just how mini is mini? 12mm to be exact.. .sitting here on top of one of our Ebony 3/4" dice dice   Holy crap, that's a lot of dice in a small container... (Our Quarter Core)   Two sets... (Read More)

Bifröst - Update

June 11th - via: kickstarter.com
Case shown here in Cherry, a $25 upgrade from the included Pine Case.   Case and rainbow dice   Rainbow dice 15 colors and brass. $125 in pine as noted in the pledge level. $150 with cherry case - Hal  (Read More)

Day 26 - 12mm

June 10th - via: kickstarter.com
       1st run prototypes, some things will be updated like font size to normalize it across the sets, and the 12, 20 and 4 dice will be increased in size so that they're a scale match for our larger sets. These sets shown are a  flat 12mm flat... (Read More)


June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
100mm down to 12mm - More pics tomorrow!  100mm - 80mm - 60mm - 22mm - 12mm  (Read More)

Day 25 - Bifröst

June 9th - via: kickstarter.com
BifröstIn Norse mythology, Bifröst or sometimes Bilröst or Bivrost) is a burning rainbow bridge that reaches between Midgard (Earth) and Asgard, the realm of the gods. In Zucati EleMetal™ Dice they are a massive collection of sixteen different... (Read More)

Day 24

June 8th - via: kickstarter.com
Not a lot going on today with this campaign, but there's definitely stuff happening with some of my other ongoing work... Going into Seattle today to get some more wood for my Player, Half, and quarter cores. Meeting up and showing a couple of... (Read More)

Day 23

June 7th - via: kickstarter.com
Some new backers, some backers leaving... we're exactly where we were for backer count as yesterday... Giant Dice Wednesday!Ok, so the XLP folks just launched their  "TableBreaker" dice camapaign.. no I'm not goign to link it.. or post a picture...... (Read More)

Day 22

June 6th - via: kickstarter.com
Sooooooo close to 400 backers... doesn't seem right to put up a chart until we get there... But we're almost at 400. Eight days to go in this campaign and so far we've been having a great time, well at least I have. We've had contests, we've had... (Read More)

Day 21

June 5th - via: kickstarter.com
The day afterSo D20 day went just fine. Managed to upset at least a few backers by not giving away more free stuff, but I think given the level of free stuff, discounted tiers for early backers and two Flash Friday events things are going just fine.... (Read More)


June 4th - via: kickstarter.com
Today is D20 day.All new backers who pledge $25 or more today June 4th receive a free anodized aluiminum D20 in 1 of 15 colors Get yours today! Recommend someone and help us reach 500 backers and everyone gets a free D20  Thanks for all your support... (Read More)

Day 19

June 3rd - via: kickstarter.com
FREE DICE PROGRESS  Nice, very nice... close to 400 and that's only 300 away from FREE DICE! Today is Day 19 of this campaign.,.And while the number 19 holds no special significance, tomorrow's number 20 does. 20 days, 2/3 of the campaign over... (Read More)

Day 18

June 2nd - via: kickstarter.com
FLASH FRIDAY! Pledge levels modified - in some cases MUCH LOWERSome levels are gone for good once this time period ends. Good till midnight tonight. GO! Get you some deals!  - Hal  (Read More)

Day 17

June 1st - via: kickstarter.com
You asked for wood... Solid Ebony   Deeply Pipped - Flat Bottom   .75   Even better in pairs... each .75"   You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00  So what does Ebony have to... (Read More)

Day 16

May 31st - via: kickstarter.com
Not a whole lot going on today. How bout you? I've been in the shop most of the day...  - Hal  (Read More)

Day 15 - HALF WAY

May 30th - via: kickstarter.com
FREE DICE STATUS 50% in both time and goal for the 700 backers free dice offer.   Welcome to the half way mark!Welcome back from holiday and from what I can only assume was some much needed rest. I know we here at ZucatiCorp too advantage and were... (Read More)

Day 14

May 29th - via: kickstarter.com
Today we remember our fallen heroes who gave their lives to protect those who could not protect themselves.  Today ZucatiCorp honors the most selfless acts of the men and women of our United States of America and around the world. We thank you and... (Read More)

Day 13

May 28th - via: kickstarter.com
It is a rest day.  - Hal  (Read More)

Day 12

May 27th - via: kickstarter.com
  Nearly half way there! So in an un-related note I was messing around and came up with this prototype:      Several features I like, several I don't and I think it needs to be bigger to accept hard-case top-loaders... Plus I need to find a way... (Read More)

Day 11

May 26th - via: kickstarter.com
FLASH FRIDAY!As before today is again Friday here in Maple Valley Washington. The cascade mountains are warming up with the coming of spring and Memorial Day Weekend here in the United States is upon us.... Time for camping, cook-outs and FLASH... (Read More)

Day 10

May 25th - via: kickstarter.com
FREE DICE PROGRESS Time = 1/3 Backers = Almost 1/2 Bring it!   Throwback Thursday!Putting up a time limited pledge for the following:  Its Retro-Throwback Tursday and the un-coated natural silver pre-EleMetal dice. uncolored and unanodized. Full... (Read More)

Day 9

May 24th - via: kickstarter.com
FREE DICE PROGRESS Almost half way there on Day 9. Lets accelerate this and get there ASAP!   Micro Dice WednesdayMicro dice you say... Yes, indeed I do. .1875 micro, the worlds smallest machined dice.   In tungsten, Titanium, Brass, Bronze,Silver,... (Read More)

Day 8

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
FREE DICE PROGRESS Can I get a HELL YEA! A word on SupportFor some Kickstarter is a place where they frequent to find new and interesting things at cheaper prices than they would be available in retail or other settings, items that are brand new and... (Read More)

Day 7

May 23rd - via: kickstarter.com
All is well,  Backers are creeping in and around. No other news other than to touch base and say HI!  - Hal  (Read More)

Day 6

May 21st - via: kickstarter.com
SUNDAY SUNDAY SUNDAYIts a little early today to show progress on the free dice, plus its a rest day so we'll take a break for today from that. What I do have for you is some of our world famous Zucati Logo dice in two varieties. We've got the ever... (Read More)

Day 5

May 21st - via: kickstarter.com
FREE DICE STATUS Moving forward! Very nice.  Pale Blue DieThis is one of the projects closest to my heart. Have a look at its origin and background on my site here:  http://www.deathbydie.com/pale-blue-die.html Here's the video for those who want... (Read More)

Day 4

May 20th - via: kickstarter.com
FREE DICE STATUS So what does it mean basil?   It means we need a minimum of 16 new backers per day for the next 26 days to reach our goal of 700 backers.... Get out there and spread the word! I can be done!  Doing great! Keep it up! Thanks for... (Read More)

Day 3

May 18th - via: kickstarter.com
Free Dice Progress Very nice.. lets do it again tomorrow! VideosAll of what you asked to see, and some you didn't.  Enjoy! Giant Dice Rolling Color Comparison  Flume Rolling  Player Core Roll  Pine Rolling comparison  Wanna see something else?... (Read More)

Day 2

May 17th - via: kickstarter.com
FREE DICE We're well on our way to hitting that 700 backer mark! Nice work everyone! Keep it up. The Free Dice-O-Meter  Subjective ComparisonBetween our Zucati EleMetal™ dice and some other brands you can find on the market today: These pictures... (Read More)

Day 1

May 17th - via: kickstarter.com
It has begun!Project launched and within about 5 hours we funded. Wow, that's excellent. Thank you all so much for your enthusiasm and support of this project. So, no question now, all backers are getting the dice they want. Some have picked from the... (Read More)

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