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Offline KucherenkoZZZ

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Welcome to GMK Murasaki IC Thread!




“A warrior is worthless unless he rises above others
 and stands strong in the midst of a storm.”


The color violet, or murasaki, is the color of warriors and symbolizes nobility and strength.

For quite sometime i wanted to create a minimal yet catchy keycap set using some stock GMK colors and this is my attempt
A bit unique side of it is that the mods are lighter then alphas (usually you see dark mods and light alphas)
As an inspiration i've chose to go with japanese and japanese warrior culture in particular because in my humble opinion simplicity is in it's core
I personally not tired of japanese sublegends but i bet a lot of people are - for those i've prepared a latin base option
If there is will be enough interest in this project generally




To note: Some of you may see it differently due to phone screen / monitor settings
and even more different due to render lightning and shadows, i hope its understandable


Click below to see GMK WS2 comparison to other white GMK colors

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Credit: u/Olivia



All renders done by Kekaiyo#6050


Double-Shot TKL Base-Kit with UK-ISO, Alice and 40's support, second B, F13


Due to IC Form feedback latin base option has been changed to latin alpas kit


Outlined icons featuring japanese culture to symbolise simplicity and warrior spirit


A lot of people would like to see mod-colored spacebars in spacebars kit
So i've made a 2 options up for a vote in IC Form


Extension kit for a gigantic keyboards


What do you think about R5 in the Base Kit?
Please share your thoughts in the IC Form down below




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Updates:

[08/21/21] — IC Posted
[09/06/21] — Novelties
[10/19/21] — Kitting Update | Latin Alpha | R5 Vote

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1) Fixed sublegends and renders according to suggestions in the thread

2) Full Alice support is now in the base

3) Latin Alphas instead of Latin Base Kit

4) R5 in the IC form please take a minute to fill it up
« Last Edit: Tue, 19 October 2021, 17:50:43 by KucherenkoZZZ »

Offline Alejo1707

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #1 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 12:12:38 »
Oh wow, yet another set MechMerlin would not be able to see .

Jokes aside, it's OK I guess, not my cup of tea tho.

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Offline Cylent

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #2 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 12:17:53 »
Not my cup of tea, but not bad. I'd recommend 3 key 40s support > current 40s kit. GLWIC!  :thumb:

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #3 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 12:33:45 »
Another clean lookin set, carry on
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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #4 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 13:57:07 »
Should scroll lock and num lock be one-line like the rest of nav keys?

Offline KucherenkoZZZ

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #5 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 15:19:01 »
Should scroll lock and num lock be one-line like the rest of nav keys?

It shouldn't, if you take a closer look print screen and pause is not in one line it has a front-face printing like on old gmk sets that i like

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #6 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 15:26:36 »
Why are r1 PgDn and End in the base kit if you have a separate numpad kit?

Offline MattVortex

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #7 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 15:37:00 »
UK-ISO is not possible in this kit due to hiragana sublegends
But there is a chance of Latin Base go ahead and leave your vote in IC Form

Moulds for Hiragana sub-legends in UK ISO keys do exist, they are used in GMK Yuru and GMK a.

Offline IMZO

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #8 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 16:34:04 »
Not too bad i guess.
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Offline KucherenkoZZZ

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #9 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 16:50:46 »
Why are r1 PgDn and End in the base kit if you have a separate numpad kit?

My bad, fixed, thanks for the input

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #10 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 16:51:40 »
Moulds for Hiragana sub-legends in UK ISO keys do exist, they are used in GMK Yuru and GMK a.

Wasn't aware of that, thank you so much, i fixed it

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #11 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 22:22:17 »
why did you name the hiragana sub legend base kit kit 'Japanese base kit'?

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #12 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 22:24:20 »
Consider renaming the base kit name. "Japanese Base Kit" doesn't sound/seem/look right here.

Also, might as well put mosaic on the novelties kit instead of just blurring it. If you get what I mean ;)


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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #13 on: Sat, 21 August 2021, 22:28:22 »
Oh wow, yet another set MechMerlin would not be able to see .

Jokes aside, it's OK I guess, not my cup of tea tho.

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looks like someone has a grudge against merlin  :p
« Last Edit: Sat, 21 August 2021, 22:30:00 by doggo1dance »

Offline KucherenkoZZZ

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #14 on: Sun, 22 August 2021, 02:36:44 »
why did you name the hiragana sub legend base kit kit 'Japanese base kit'?

Consider renaming the base kit name. "Japanese Base Kit" doesn't sound/seem/look right here.

I'm a bit tired of the word itself but i've changed it if this is a big deal
« Last Edit: Sun, 22 August 2021, 03:16:20 by KucherenkoZZZ »

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #15 on: Sun, 22 August 2021, 04:49:29 »
Oh wow, yet another set MechMerlin would not be able to see .

Jokes aside, it's OK I guess, not my cup of tea tho.

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looks like someone has a grudge against merlin 
No! I watch his weekly recap either on YT or Twitch, but I just chuckled remembering he actually said that a lot set he cannot see has come out lately

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #16 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 11:59:03 »
Moulds for Hiragana sub-legends in UK ISO keys do exist, they are used in GMK Yuru and GMK a.

Wasn't aware of that, thank you so much, i fixed it

For full UK ISO support, the key [<>ろ] should be changed to [\|ろ], as in those other sets.

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #17 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 21:46:33 »
I like this purple very much. :thumb:

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #18 on: Tue, 24 August 2021, 01:57:07 »
I do love my purple/black keycap sets and the black on this one looks especially great!

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #19 on: Tue, 24 August 2021, 12:48:49 »
I like this purple very much. :thumb:

I do love my purple/black keycap sets and the black on this one looks especially great!

Thank you so much guys, don't forget to fill out IC Form so i would know how to improve the set

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #20 on: Tue, 24 August 2021, 16:13:33 »
It shouldn't, if you take a closer look print screen and pause is not in one line it has a front-face printing like on old gmk sets that i like

Surely we could get * instead of × then?

Offline KucherenkoZZZ

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #21 on: Wed, 25 August 2021, 12:36:43 »
It shouldn't, if you take a closer look print screen and pause is not in one line it has a front-face printing like on old gmk sets that i like

Surely we could get * instead of × then?

I mean, yeah, but what for? x was used in old WOB and other sets from that time

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #22 on: Wed, 25 August 2021, 13:43:40 »
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The -_ほ key is missing a sublegend in the top-right corner (correct: -_ほー).
Also, the sublegend in the top-right corner of the 0)わを key should be the same size as the below it, and larger than the , , etc. sublegends that are to its left.
See GMK βeta, as well as this guide, for a reference.

The \|む keys should ideally not have a yen symbol in the top right. See here for a thorough explanation.

Also, if you're dead set on including ISO-UK keys in this kit, then you will need to change the R4 <>ろ key to either \| or \|ろ, for correct legend compatibility.

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki
« Reply #23 on: Thu, 26 August 2021, 12:41:28 »
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Double-Shot TKL Base-Kit with UK-ISO support, accents, second B, F13 and 2U Shift

The -_ほ key is missing a sublegend in the top-right corner (correct: -_ほー).
Also, the sublegend in the top-right corner of the 0)わを key should be the same size as the below it, and larger than the , , etc. sublegends that are to its left.
See GMK βeta, as well as this guide, for a reference.

The \|む keys should ideally not have a yen symbol in the top right. See here for a thorough explanation.

Also, if you're dead set on including ISO-UK keys in this kit, then you will need to change the R4 <>ろ key to either \| or \|ろ, for correct legend compatibility.

Thanks for the input i highly appreciate this, will be fixed according to your notes soon

Offline KucherenkoZZZ

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #24 on: Mon, 06 September 2021, 13:41:18 »
Update: Novelties revealed

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #25 on: Tue, 07 September 2021, 12:09:11 »
love the theme but hate the sublegends change to mono legends please!!

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #26 on: Wed, 08 September 2021, 14:46:55 »
I like the colors. Now a fan of the novelties though

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #27 on: Wed, 08 September 2021, 18:55:33 »
Pretty neat!

The sword novelty triggers me though, hahaha.  Typically you want to display katanas on a horizontal stand like that blade-side up =P

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #28 on: Thu, 09 September 2021, 02:00:59 »
Not a fan of purple but this is nice!

Offline KucherenkoZZZ

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #29 on: Fri, 01 October 2021, 12:57:56 »
Pretty neat!

The sword novelty triggers me though, hahaha.  Typically you want to display katanas on a horizontal stand like that blade-side up =P

I like the colors. Now a fan of the novelties though

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Not a fan of purple but this is nice!

Thanks for the kind words, i really appreciate this!
I'm preparing a big kitting update as well as more renders and some other news, stay tuned!

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #30 on: Fri, 01 October 2021, 14:01:17 »
Love this colour scheme. I'm not usually a fan of JP sublegends for the sake of it, but I think they work very nicely with this colour scheme. This might be the first icon mods set that I cop, which is saying a lot because I really can't stand icon mods.

I'd love to see text+icon mods and/or R5 support, but I don't expect to see either.

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #31 on: Sun, 03 October 2021, 06:33:26 »
Love this colour scheme so much! Such a vibrant purple! 100% copping it! GLWIC

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #32 on: Mon, 11 October 2021, 14:29:33 »
Love this colour scheme so much! Such a vibrant purple! 100% copping it! GLWIC
Love this colour scheme. I'm not usually a fan of JP sublegends for the sake of it, but I think they work very nicely with this colour scheme. This might be the first icon mods set that I cop, which is saying a lot because I really can't stand icon mods.

I'd love to see text+icon mods and/or R5 support, but I don't expect to see either.

Thanks for the support guys, i really appreciate this
I was thinking about R5 myself so i'm gonna include this question in IC form with the next update. If there is gonna be enough interest i'll make R5 in the base

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #33 on: Tue, 12 October 2021, 07:29:18 »

You don't have enough weeb sets already

Welcome to GMK Murasaki IC Thread!

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“A warrior is worthless unless he rises above others and stands strong in the midst of a storm.”
I would put the second B in the Spacebar kit

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The color violet, or murasaki, is the color of warriors and symbolizes nobility and strength.

For quite sometime i wanted to create a minimal yet catchy keycap set using some stock GMK colors and this is my attempt
A bit unique side of it is that the mods are lighter then alphas (usually you see dark mods and light alphas)
As an inspiration i've chose to go with japanese and japanese warrior culture in particular because in my humble opinion simplicity is in it's core
I personally not tired of japanese sublegends but i bet a lot of people are - for those i've prepared a latin base option
If there is will be enough interest in this project generally



Show Image

To note: Some of you may see it differently due to phone screen / monitor settings
and even more different due to render lightning and shadows, i hope its understandable

Show Image

Click below to see GMK WS2 comparison to other white GMK colors

More

Show Image

Credit: u/Olivia



All renders done by Kekaiyo#6050

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Double-Shot TKL Base-Kit with UK-ISO support, accents, second B, F13 and 2U Shift

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Novelties are finally here! Let me know what you think about them in IC the Form

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Full Alice/Arisu support, Manila, and upcoming Type-K with 3U spacebars

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Extension kit for microscopic keyboards

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Extension kit for a gigantic keyboards



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Will be revealed soon



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TGR Jane V2 CE by Yuktsi

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Fill that up and get a free bonus in the end

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Updates:

[08/21/21] — IC Posted

[09/06/21] — Novelties

Offline EdgeOfInfinity

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #34 on: Fri, 15 October 2021, 14:24:24 »
have you experimented with any other accent colors? novelties look sick btw!

Offline KucherenkoZZZ

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Re: [IC] GMK Murasaki | Novelties revealed!
« Reply #35 on: Sat, 16 October 2021, 09:36:37 »
have you experimented with any other accent colors? novelties look sick btw!

Yep, the reason for white color in accents is because it matches the rest of the colors and i want to keep as minimal as possible, plus the price will be lower and we can save some time on color matching
Thanks for the kind words!

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Update: Kitting Update | Alice & 40s support | Latin Alpha | R5 Vote