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Title: [IC] GMK Terra | New Kit & Artisan! GB starts tomorrow!
Post by: Rensuya on Wed, 31 July 2019, 20:47:01

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About

I am super excited to finally unveil GMK Terra

Design

Same as with Mizu I wanted these kits to be affordable but at the same time cover as many layouts as possible without compromising on important keys.
All of the colors are custom RALs to provide the best GMK match.
I welcome all feedback and suggestions and if you like this set you should consider filling out the Google form it really helps!


Follow updates for this and my other projects on my Instagram or in my Discord. Also, please consider filling out the Google form if interested (linked below)


(https://i.imgur.com/9XKbT7A.png]) (https://www.instagram.com/rensuya/)(https://i.imgur.com/sYbcFHB.png]) (https://discord.gg/DuERjBV)(https://i.imgur.com/aEl1AUT.png]) (https://forms.gle/hzM1tmneedGp8H4J7)


Terra X Rama
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Kits & deskmats
More
Kits
Base | Katakanas | Novelties | Spacebars | 40s/Ortho

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Deskmats

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Monstera Keycaps

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SodieCaps
 
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The goods...


U80-A | Rama
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Think65 | Oldcat
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45-ATS | Abec13
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Proxies

Groupbuy date will be November 4th 2019

US:Dixiemech
EU: MyKeyboard
Oceania: DailyClack
Asia: iLumkb

Special thanks

Renders: Abec13
Design feedback: Hisui, Upas, Sushiimi, abec13
Deskmats: Adil
Novelties, box art all designed by: Hisui


Everyone is welcome to join my discord!: https://discord.gg/DuERjBV


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Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: pcire on Wed, 31 July 2019, 20:48:46
Nice!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: sl70309 on Wed, 31 July 2019, 20:50:21
oh my god, i am in!!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: toastyAU on Wed, 31 July 2019, 20:52:53
Ok well this is nice ^^ colour me interested
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: mta on Wed, 31 July 2019, 20:53:35
Looks great, we're definitely in need in some good green-alpha sets!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: RaySasQuach on Wed, 31 July 2019, 20:55:04
Green is lowkey one of my favorite colors, so I just might be in on this if the timing is right.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Macmutant on Wed, 31 July 2019, 20:56:37
Another beautiful set! Count me in.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: dantambok on Wed, 31 July 2019, 21:05:21
Looks great lad! :thumb:

reminds me of taihao army green, on of my first sets.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Tyson on Wed, 31 July 2019, 21:05:57
Beautiful set, I'm gonna wait for that GMK (Fire Nation Name) set. Gotta support my boy Zuko.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Create_alt_delete on Wed, 31 July 2019, 21:19:22
Love the novelties!

Just a heads up, link to the google form might be broken. Not hyperlinked for me.

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Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: utsukishi on Wed, 31 July 2019, 21:34:30
was in for mizu, was in for pnc, in for this one as well ^-^
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Xerpocalypse on Wed, 31 July 2019, 21:37:47
Beautiful! Might need to get this one in addition to Mizu...
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: jooobe on Wed, 31 July 2019, 21:39:37
Please don't be August

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Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Abec13 on Wed, 31 July 2019, 22:04:14
Looks like Olivia.

THE CYCLE CONTINUES. Man these Avatar die quick.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: IOVERCALLHISTIOCYTES on Wed, 31 July 2019, 22:07:22
Filled out the form. In for base n bars when you make it. Will have to think of boards to go with each of your nation sets...
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: steezkeez on Wed, 31 July 2019, 22:15:53
Are the mods black or a really dark green? Canít tell :-X
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Rensuya on Wed, 31 July 2019, 22:32:39
Love the novelties!

Just a heads up, link to the google form might be broken. Not hyperlinked for me.

Sent from my SM-G955U using Tapatalk


Should be working now just refresh  :D
Are the mods black or a really dark green? Canít tell :-X
They are very dark green. Look closely on the render of it on a black board ;)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: RubMyKoala on Wed, 31 July 2019, 23:04:18
I am ready. Deskmat Please ;D
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: higgga on Wed, 31 July 2019, 23:17:06
Reminds me of dcs green tea.  I like it.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: nasp on Wed, 31 July 2019, 23:56:00
Love the art as always! Do you have more deskmats in the works?
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: mrpetrov on Thu, 01 August 2019, 03:29:24
Terrific Ren, congrats! Thoughtful and adventurous. In.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: slxdegrees on Thu, 01 August 2019, 04:06:42
wait, this isn't gmk green tea?
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Rensuya on Thu, 01 August 2019, 10:14:18
Love the art as always! Do you have more deskmats in the works?
Yes, deskmats are in the works, hopefully I can show them soon!
Terrific Ren, congrats! Thoughtful and adventurous. In.
Ty for the support!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: voxkey on Thu, 01 August 2019, 10:22:26
Looks great, Ren!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Tequila_Heineken on Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:11:36
It would be nice to have novelties in the base kit and numpad out  ;)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: eyedrop on Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:25:23
That green reminds me of matcha.

GMK Matcha!!   :p
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: hottrout on Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:30:10
Love the colour palette.  Please add UK ISO into the base kit or as a separate kit and I will buy in.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Emir on Thu, 01 August 2019, 12:22:28
I know you are following a set theme with this set, but I personally would feel it'd benefit you more if you brought something "new" and "exciting" with each iteration.
You are a creative guy, and although Terra is nice, I personally feel that I would be more excited and look forward to each new element if it was something more than just a palette swap.
Similar to hisuis design, it feels like you have found a formula that you both like and stick to it, but this can quickly get repetitive (at least to me personally).

You are one of my favorite designers, hope we can see some innovation and breaths of fresh, creative air moving forwards. :)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Rensuya on Thu, 01 August 2019, 12:29:46
Beautiful set, I'm gonna wait for that GMK (Fire Nation Name) set. Gotta support my boy Zuko.
Looking forward to fire myself as I love Iroh, probably my favorite character in the first show  ;D
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Hisui on Thu, 01 August 2019, 13:21:08
That badgermole is my whole life. <3
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Abec13 on Thu, 01 August 2019, 13:41:50
I know you are following a set theme with this set, but I personally would feel it'd benefit you more if you brought something "new" and "exciting" with each iteration.
You are a creative guy, and although Terra is nice, I personally feel that I would be more excited and look forward to each new element if it was something more than just a palette swap.
Similar to hisuis design, it feels like you have found a formula that you both like and stick to it, but this can quickly get repetitive (at least to me personally).

You are one of my favorite designers, hope we can see some innovation and breaths of fresh, creative air moving forwards. :)

Aren't most GMK sets the same exact product with different colors + or - a few keys?

Like anyone that collects artisians of the same sculpt in a new color way, it's cool that they are the same with different colors, making it a set. That's the point.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Emir on Thu, 01 August 2019, 13:52:52
I know you are following a set theme with this set, but I personally would feel it'd benefit you more if you brought something "new" and "exciting" with each iteration.
You are a creative guy, and although Terra is nice, I personally feel that I would be more excited and look forward to each new element if it was something more than just a palette swap.
Similar to hisuis design, it feels like you have found a formula that you both like and stick to it, but this can quickly get repetitive (at least to me personally).

You are one of my favorite designers, hope we can see some innovation and breaths of fresh, creative air moving forwards. :)

Aren't most GMK sets the same exact product with different colors + or - a few keys?

Like anyone that collects artisians of the same sculpt in a new color way, it's cool that they are the same with different colors, making it a set. That's the point.

Hmm, I think you missed my point completely. :)

To put in to simple terms, you know how there are countless of dolch colorways, countless of hyperfuses? Just by looking at them, you can tell what it is. This is on another level, though. Looking at Rens and hisuis sets, I can tell it is theirs by the style - which on one hand is good, to have such a distinct and recognizible style. I however kind of feel like GMK as a whole is stagnating a bit, and I am getting bored.
I look to talented designers, like Ren for example, to wow me and present me something new and exciting, as I am losing interest looking at what we have circulating now.

Handarbeit is a bit of fresh air, unironically, I hope we see some norms being broken moving forwards.
Maybe it's not going to happen in this series of keysets, but all I can do is share my personal feedback, regardless if anyone agrees or not. :)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Xerpocalypse on Thu, 01 August 2019, 13:58:51
I know you are following a set theme with this set, but I personally would feel it'd benefit you more if you brought something "new" and "exciting" with each iteration.

Abec literally just commented something similar to what I was originally going to say on this subject, but the sets are different in terms of design. Terra is definitely a much darker set over all, but that works to the benefit of its theme, IMHO.

Similar to hisuis design, it feels like you have found a formula that you both like and stick to it, but this can quickly get repetitive (at least to me personally).

So how exactly does Hisui have a design 'formula' if Moon Dust is her first ever set that she's IC'd?

You are one of my favorite designers, hope we can see some innovation and breaths of fresh, creative air moving forwards. :)

Ren did design, IC, and successfully run (with the help of Upas) Peaches N' Cream before Terra was ever in IC, not sure what else to consider a different project like PnC other than "a breath of fresh air."
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: GarrettSucks on Thu, 01 August 2019, 14:01:05
I know you are following a set theme with this set, but I personally would feel it'd benefit you more if you brought something "new" and "exciting" with each iteration.
You are a creative guy, and although Terra is nice, I personally feel that I would be more excited and look forward to each new element if it was something more than just a palette swap.
Similar to hisuis design, it feels like you have found a formula that you both like and stick to it, but this can quickly get repetitive (at least to me personally).

You are one of my favorite designers, hope we can see some innovation and breaths of fresh, creative air moving forwards. :)

I don't even get what you mean. Mizu has three colors in the true base. Terra only has two. That right there immediately makes a huge difference. Also Terra has two accent colors and Mizu only had one. So this is obviously not just Mizu altered to green. If you're going to make claims this bold, at least add some specific criticisms and feedback.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Emir on Thu, 01 August 2019, 14:09:01
Sigh, you both miss the point completely. Maybe I am just bad at phrasing my thoughts, or maybe nobody agrees with me. Read my second reply, and if you don't get it by then, then I'm not sure how to convey it.

I am not saying Terra is a clone, I like Terra - just like I like Mizu and got that.
What I am saying is that I think keycaps in general feels a bit stagnated TO ME. I hope talented designers think of new ways to breathe some life into it.

Maybe there is no need for that, and it's fine as it is, I am just speaking from my perspective and what I feel. And no, I don't consider myself an amazing designer that will reshape the scene, before you even think of replying that.

My expectations might be too high, maybe it was the wrong thread to voice my opinion. In any case, good luck with the set - I'll be keeping an eye on it! :)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Xerpocalypse on Thu, 01 August 2019, 14:21:42
My expectations might be too high, maybe it was the wrong thread to voice my opinion. In any case, good luck with the set - I'll be keeping an eye on it! :)

Considering that this is someone's IC thread for a specific set and your argument of stagnation in keyset design seems to be relatively broad, I'd say that might be a pretty solid evaluation.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: GarrettSucks on Thu, 01 August 2019, 14:25:18
Sigh, you both miss the point completely. Maybe I am just bad at phrasing my thoughts, or maybe nobody agrees with me. Read my second reply, and if you don't get it by then, then I'm not sure how to convey it.

I am not saying Terra is a clone, I like Terra - just like I like Mizu and got that.
What I am saying is that I think keycaps in general feels a bit stagnated TO ME. I hope talented designers think of new ways to breathe some life into it.

Maybe there is no need for that, and it's fine as it is, I am just speaking from my perspective and what I feel. And no, I don't consider myself an amazing designer that will reshape the scene, before you even think of replying that.

My expectations might be too high, maybe it was the wrong thread to voice my opinion. In any case, good luck with the set - I'll be keeping an eye on it! :)

Well Janglad and I did a ton of work to bring new life to keycap sets with the new mod legends and you didn't like that either. So I don't really know what will satisfy you lol
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: beadlock on Thu, 01 August 2019, 14:31:02

I however kind of feel like GMK as a whole is stagnating a bit, and I am getting bored.
I look to talented designers, like Ren for example, to wow me and present me something new and exciting, as I am losing interest looking at what we have circulating now.


I don't consider myself an amazing designer that will reshape the scene




I would pay close attention to your own standards before going off like this. If you would like to continue discussion of designs being stagnant, maybe you should look at Nines being veryyyy close to Carbon Boneyard. Scitex? Already existed. Firefly, not catching my fancy either as the palette colors, still, do not invoke feelings of "fireflies." I guess every set should be muted and bland for you to be excited.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: aslejoh on Thu, 01 August 2019, 14:38:37
(https://media1.giphy.com/media/2UvAUplPi4ESnKa3W0/giphy.gif)

For the record, I love it, already in on 2x Mizu.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: ProfCalamitus on Thu, 01 August 2019, 14:43:45

I however kind of feel like GMK as a whole is stagnating a bit, and I am getting bored.
I look to talented designers, like Ren for example, to wow me and present me something new and exciting, as I am losing interest looking at what we have circulating now.


I don't consider myself an amazing designer that will reshape the scene


I would pay close attention to your own standards before going off like this. If you would like to continue discussion of designs being stagnant, maybe you should look at Nines being veryyyy close to Carbon Boneyard. Scitex? Already existed. Firefly, not catching my fancy either as the palette colors, still, do not invoke feelings of "fireflies." I guess every set should be muted and bland for you to be excited.



I don't think Emir was "going off" on Terra.  I think he (or she) was making a broader comment about GMK sets on a whole, as of late.  From the short time that I've been on this forum, designs seem to give birth to new designs, that's just how things go.  As usual, if you don't like it, maybe voice your opinion in a constructive way, but don't go trashing people's sets.  If you don't like it, then don't buy it.

Edit:  Back on topic, it's a very cool set, I've always been a fan of the series.  Good work!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Capsy on Thu, 01 August 2019, 14:52:13
Love it, Ren. Excited for the second iteration of this series. Following Mizu with Terra now and other nations later is something that is very fresh in this community.  :thumb:
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: ProfCalamitus on Thu, 01 August 2019, 15:08:39
other nations

tbh I'm excited for Air
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Hisui on Thu, 01 August 2019, 15:11:23
other nations

tbh I'm excited for Air

Same Same!! :D Cant wait for that Bison 737 nov!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: steezkeez on Thu, 01 August 2019, 15:30:15
other nations

tbh I'm excited for Air

You mean Muted R2? ;D
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: IOVERCALLHISTIOCYTES on Thu, 01 August 2019, 17:37:45
Hoping air has more yellow and orange in it...
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: TheArcticFox_27 on Thu, 01 August 2019, 17:41:15
other nations

tbh I'm excited for Air

You mean Muted R2? ;D

God bless Muted R2 aka Air.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: blakstealth on Thu, 01 August 2019, 19:24:48
I just got stupid giddy with excitement. holy ****, this looks ****in sick
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: nudoh on Thu, 01 August 2019, 19:46:39
Rensuya with the heat yet again. Always coming in with the amazing sets. Looking forward to this one and hopefully will see your work with ither nations as well
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: yap68 on Thu, 01 August 2019, 21:05:13
Still looks new and exciting to me. Outstanding among the many recent generic sets.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: TheNamesTy45 on Thu, 01 August 2019, 21:10:43
Wow... I really like this. Super in. Love the novelties and that green is just gorgeous.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: poodude on Thu, 01 August 2019, 21:20:01
(https://d3fa68hw0m2vcc.cloudfront.net/c93/210727728.jpeg)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Rensuya on Thu, 01 August 2019, 21:23:58
other nations

tbh I'm excited for Air

You mean Muted R2? ;D

God bless Muted R2 aka Air.
Glad to see we're back on track! Muted air?  :p
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: NatesNerdNest on Thu, 01 August 2019, 21:29:42
So nice, I want
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: lakeboredom on Thu, 01 August 2019, 23:00:29
Wow the colors are amazing, I found my green set for sure. Artisans are a little cartoony for my taste. The fan and building really dont do it for me either.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: lakeboredom on Thu, 01 August 2019, 23:17:15
More Earth Kingdom symbols, instead of the building! And instead of the fan, Avatar Kyoshi's headdress would be cooler imo.

(https://i.gifer.com/8lSl.gif)
(https://thumbs.gfycat.com/PhonyGentleHoneycreeper-small.gif)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Evo_Spec on Thu, 01 August 2019, 23:57:11
Love the set, I think it looks great but I'm personally not a fan of either the gray or yellow accent keys. It doesn't seem to match at all.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: thornkin on Fri, 02 August 2019, 00:30:21
I like the green/black mix, but the green caps are a bit much. I would love to see black alphas as an option.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: sagadoi on Fri, 02 August 2019, 09:34:56
Really like the calm feeling
Def in
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Owl on Sat, 03 August 2019, 15:21:53
The Boulder really enjoys this extraordinary set!!! The Boulder will 100% be in the group buy for every element. Thank you Ren.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: vicissitude on Sat, 03 August 2019, 17:56:47
If we buy all, can we combine all the elements eventually?

Will there a new splendor of all elements together?
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: IOVERCALLHISTIOCYTES on Sat, 03 August 2019, 23:47:13
The arrow keys glow bright white then
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Rensuya on Sun, 04 August 2019, 12:15:09
The Boulder really enjoys this extraordinary set!!! The Boulder will 100% be in the group buy for every element. Thank you Ren.
The Boulder appreciates your comment!  :thumb:
If we buy all, can we combine all the elements eventually?

Will there a new splendor of all elements together?
You mean like all of the elements on one board? then you could be the Avatar lol
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: pixelpusher on Sun, 04 August 2019, 14:01:03
I like it.   :thumb:
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: spakecdk on Sun, 04 August 2019, 17:42:17
You need some beige, I don't recall the Earth nation wearing such black clothes, and the green hue is kinda different than ATLA. Not a fan of the current colours, personally.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Rensuya on Sun, 04 August 2019, 21:37:34
You need some beige, I don't recall the Earth nation wearing such black clothes, and the green hue is kinda different than ATLA. Not a fan of the current colours, personally.

Appreciate the feedback! I had some versions with beige but did not like them as much as the current version. As for the greens, in the show, several shades of greens are used for the earth kingdom. Also, the mods are not black they're very dark green  ;D
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: IOVERCALLHISTIOCYTES on Sun, 04 August 2019, 21:58:36
This set has me re watching season 2. Yeah, the mods green is pretty dark, but there's a lotta green and the alphas are right on. Mods will just need a bit of light in the room (I have GMK Phantom which is a similar beast)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: spakecdk on Mon, 05 August 2019, 01:24:50
You need some beige, I don't recall the Earth nation wearing such black clothes, and the green hue is kinda different than ATLA. Not a fan of the current colours, personally.

Appreciate the feedback! I had some versions with beige but did not like them as much as the current version. As for the greens, in the show, several shades of greens are used for the earth kingdom. Also, the mods are not black they're very dark green  ;D

I see. I guess i don't like the very-dark-almost-black green. It is true that several shades of green were used, but I don't think often enough for them to make me associate the dark tones with the earth kingdom (not counting Korra). The green here http://pm1.narvii.com/6941/b5eea2103ec2e386303d0c35e840f28d256109e8r1-538-396v2_uhq.jpg (http://pm1.narvii.com/6941/b5eea2103ec2e386303d0c35e840f28d256109e8r1-538-396v2_uhq.jpg) is more earth-kingdom-ey to me.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: deltamu19 on Tue, 20 August 2019, 14:46:15
Been looking for the perfect shade of green keycaps and this is it! Super down when drop happens.  :thumb:
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra
Post by: Rensuya on Tue, 27 August 2019, 12:17:12
Hey guys! I'm bringing you some deskmat designs today, let me know you think!

Deskmat Feedback Form (https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSd1bqS8wNFL6warjlopjJ4TOvmK9Yd8rdRE-It_RMvEYiXC7w/viewform?usp=sf_link)

Warrior
(https://i.imgur.com/qVD0nL4.jpg)

Trainer
(https://i.imgur.com/wFuA9uX.jpg)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats Added!
Post by: hottrout on Wed, 28 August 2019, 10:28:11
This set is really growing on me.  The Trainer deskmat is also really nice.  Excellent work.  Would you consider adding UK ISO to the base set?
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats Added!
Post by: nasp on Thu, 29 August 2019, 14:31:26
Don't think I can resist the gorgeous artwork, especially the novelties. Looking great!


Will you consider adding a 1u r3 Ctrl key to the 40's kit, please and thank you!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats Added!
Post by: Rensuya on Thu, 29 August 2019, 22:25:07
This set is really growing on me.  The Trainer deskmat is also really nice.  Excellent work.  Would you consider adding UK ISO to the base set?

Basic ISO is in the base
Don't think I can resist the gorgeous artwork, especially the novelties. Looking great!


Will you consider adding a 1u r3 Ctrl key to the 40's kit, please and thank you!
Glad you like it!  ;D

What is that key used for?
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats Added!
Post by: nasp on Fri, 30 August 2019, 16:07:17
Ortho folks who don't use Tab or Esc on r3. Similar to 60% folks who don't use caps lock at that position.

If not, I could just use the r3, 1u novelty so please don't take it out!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats Added!
Post by: Rensuya on Fri, 06 September 2019, 11:08:52
Ok, based on the poll I took for the deskmats. The Warrior deskmat was a hit and will make it to GB! For the other one, I had a lot of suggestions to keep the trend going for the element deskmat and I think that's what we'll do. This way we will have one mat that follows a theme across all 4 keysets/elements. I hope you guys like the new changes  ;D

Warrior
(https://i.imgur.com/qVD0nL4.jpg)

Element
(https://i.imgur.com/jXjsghn.png)

RIP Trainer
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: megaforce on Fri, 06 September 2019, 14:02:01
Making all these dope sets but no hiragana subs smh
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: Rensuya on Fri, 06 September 2019, 14:15:48
Making all these dope sets but no hiragana subs smh
I can never let myself fall to darkness  :p
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: trg1234 on Fri, 06 September 2019, 14:27:31
Making all these dope sets but no hiragana subs smh
I can never let myself fall to darkness  :p

Something i can get behind. Weeb no more
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: Rensuya on Fri, 06 September 2019, 14:34:10
Making all these dope sets but no hiragana subs smh
I can never let myself fall to darkness  :p

Something i can get behind. Weeb no more

Well, I am definitely still a weeb but yeah sub legends are too crowded looking imo. I would consider offering mono Hiragana or Katakana though if people wanted.  :D
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: MdotMaxson on Sun, 08 September 2019, 03:34:49
Did this undergo Major changes? I do not remember this like this.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: Rensuya on Sun, 08 September 2019, 12:41:20
Did this undergo Major changes? I do not remember this like this.
So far nothing has been changed. I did add the deskmats though.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: dvorcol on Sun, 08 September 2019, 18:52:18
GMK now has 1.75U and 1.25U convex tooling.  Will the two blank 1.75U keycaps in the 40s/Ortho kit be convex?
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: Rensuya on Sun, 08 September 2019, 18:58:40
GMK now has 1.75U and 1.25U convex tooling.  Will the two blank 1.75U keycaps in the 40s/Ortho kit be convex?
I didn't know they had that now. I'll have them made as convex. Thanks for the heads up!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: YellowHalo on Sun, 08 September 2019, 22:32:25
I think this needs more of that yellow accented color. It needs to scream Toph than just green.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: Rensuya on Mon, 09 September 2019, 00:12:31
I think this needs more of that yellow accented color. It needs to scream Toph than just green.

I agree, and in the Google poll, I had a question asking if people would rather swap the 2 accent colors, making the yellow the primary one with arrows and spacebars. And it has won the poll by a landslide, so new renders with these changes will be coming soon.  :thumb:
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: lakeboredom on Tue, 10 September 2019, 03:10:20
Are the novelty designs set in stone? Is there any chance you'd consider making the art style a little less cartoony? Maybe more Earth Kindom symbolism rather than.. what is currently proposed  ;D
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Update: Deskmats & Proxies announced!
Post by: Rensuya on Tue, 10 September 2019, 17:55:32
Are the novelty designs set in stone? Is there any chance you'd consider making the art style a little less cartoony? Maybe more Earth Kindom symbolism rather than.. what is currently proposed  ;D

They're not in stone and I might be moving a few around based on feedback, but the show these are based on is a cartoon. The style of these was done by the same artist as Mizu, the feedback has been very well received on the current designs. Hope this helps!  ;D
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Kit changes & Render updates
Post by: Rensuya on Sat, 21 September 2019, 13:07:20
Update: I have made some changes to the kits based on the last month of feedback from everyone!

1) The primary accent color has been changed to yellow over the grey due to popular demand (looks great, good call on the community's part)
2) You will notice the novelties kit has changed a bit as we brought the avatar novelty back and yes it does have glow font! Also, I added 2 R4 1.25 novelties for the Kyoshi fans.

You will see the changes reflected in the main post & more updates coming soon!  :thumb:
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Kit changes & Render updates
Post by: Rensuya on Sat, 21 September 2019, 14:09:03
Update: I have made some changes to the kits based on the last month of feedback from everyone!

1) The primary accent color has been changed to yellow over the grey due to popular demand (looks great, good call on the community's part)
2) You will notice the novelties kit has changed a bit as we brought the avatar novelty back and yes it does have glow font! Also, I added 2 R4 1.25 novelties for the Kyoshi fans.

You will see the changes reflected in the main post & more updates coming soon!  :thumb:



EDIT: Groupbuy date is set for November 4th 2019
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Updated Kits & GB starts November 4th!
Post by: trashcandrummer on Sat, 21 September 2019, 16:30:32
I'm in love! If this gets a NorDE kit I'm all in
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Kit changes & Render updates
Post by: vpr on Sat, 21 September 2019, 16:35:50
Update: I have made some changes to the kits based on the last month of feedback from everyone!

2) You will notice the novelties kit has changed a bit as we brought the avatar novelty back and yes it does have glow font! Also, I added 2 R4 1.25 novelties for the Kyoshi fans.


Thanks for the GITD novelty, I (along with many, I imagine [but maybe not?]) placed that as one of my comments on the IC form. I hope that there is a GITD novelty for every nation's kit. It's kind of a staple of the sets IMO.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Kit changes & Render updates
Post by: Rensuya on Sat, 21 September 2019, 16:56:42
Update: I have made some changes to the kits based on the last month of feedback from everyone!

2) You will notice the novelties kit has changed a bit as we brought the avatar novelty back and yes it does have glow font! Also, I added 2 R4 1.25 novelties for the Kyoshi fans.


Thanks for the GITD novelty, I (along with many, I imagine [but maybe not?]) placed that as one of my comments on the IC form. I hope that there is a GITD novelty for every nation's kit. It's kind of a staple of the sets IMO.

After seeing the interest in it, I'll make sure all of them include it. We already have a mold for it as well because of Mizu  :thumb:
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Updated Kits & GB starts November 4th!
Post by: zantetsuken9000 on Sun, 22 September 2019, 05:25:08
I MISSED OUT ON MIZU AND YOU CAN BE DAMN SURE I WON'T MISS THE BEST CHARACTER TOPH!!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Updated Kits & GB starts November 4th!
Post by: NatesNerdNest on Sun, 22 September 2019, 10:32:45
So cool. Want to collect them all!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Updated Kits & GB starts November 4th!
Post by: EmperorTeddy on Sat, 28 September 2019, 11:43:30
interested
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Updated Kits & GB starts November 4th!
Post by: Eyris on Sat, 28 September 2019, 17:38:28
Sad I missed out on the Mizu drop. Just recently gotten into MKBs. Looking forward to how you handle the Fire theme.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Updated Kits & GB starts November 4th!
Post by: Rensuya on Mon, 07 October 2019, 11:57:55
Hey guys! Today I have an artisan collab for you with the amazing SodieCaps!

*These caps will be raffle style and you will have to be in the GB for a base kit to join the raffle


(https://i.imgur.com/x3hLLry.jpg)
(https://i.imgur.com/RBLy8YF.jpg)
(https://i.imgur.com/awjKkNh.jpg)
(https://i.imgur.com/irQFu12.jpg)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Updated Kits & GB starts November 4th!
Post by: slopeiz on Sat, 12 October 2019, 08:51:23
Kinda feel the SodieCaps are sort of meh. as they have nothing to do with the theme other than being green. would be better to see something that looked like a rock, kyoshi's crown, or something at all related to avatar or the earth kingdom.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Rama Caps added & GB starts Nov 4th
Post by: Rensuya on Wed, 16 October 2019, 20:37:47
Here are the Rama caps, let me know what you guys think!

Top: Dark green ano with light green enamel fill that is GID (glow in the dark)
Bottom: Gold ano with dark green enamel fill (considering making this one gold PVD Brass)


(https://i.imgur.com/YtrE3ma.png)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Rama Caps added & GB starts Nov 4th
Post by: zantetsuken9000 on Thu, 17 October 2019, 02:43:51
Here are the Rama caps, let me know what you guys think!

Top: Dark green ano with light green enamel fill that is GID (glow in the dark)
Bottom: Gold ano with dark green enamel fill (considering making this one gold PVD Brass)


Show Image
(https://i.imgur.com/YtrE3ma.png)


The dark one is nicer in my opinion.
If the green glow color really matches the glow color of the crystals in the tunnels, that would be aewsome!
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | Rama Caps added & GB starts Nov 4th
Post by: alanskiii on Thu, 17 October 2019, 04:11:01
I need the wizard


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Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | New deskmat & GB starts Nov 4th
Post by: Rensuya on Thu, 31 October 2019, 23:06:13
Hello guys! So a small update before the GB. We made a new design for the warrior deskmat in order to avoid any copyright issues. I hope you guys like the new deskmat!  :thumb:

(https://i.imgur.com/Gcu20v5.jpg)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | New deskmat & GB starts Nov 4th
Post by: Gert Fischer on Fri, 01 November 2019, 17:27:51
really like the idea and story behind this set. don't know if these are the right tones of green but will most likely join.
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | New Kit & Artisan! GB starts tomorrow!
Post by: Rensuya on Sun, 03 November 2019, 10:44:28
Just a reminder the Group buy starts tomorrow everyone and I have a few last-minute additions.


I have added a Katakanas kit!

(https://i.imgur.com/ZqoNg8A.png)

Also, I have a new collab with Monstera for a dragon warrior. The raffle will be open for tomorrow only for anyone who would like to join!

(https://i.imgur.com/i5Z0bSt.jpg)
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | New Kit & Artisan! GB starts tomorrow!
Post by: ref on Sun, 03 November 2019, 11:15:33
with 3u spacebar, defi buy
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | New Kit & Artisan! GB starts tomorrow!
Post by: IOVERCALLHISTIOCYTES on Sun, 03 November 2019, 11:24:37
Is there even a 3u spacebar mould for GMK?

Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | New Kit & Artisan! GB starts tomorrow!
Post by: ref on Sun, 03 November 2019, 12:47:32
Is there even a 3u spacebar mould for GMK?



not yet.
but gmk kept adding keycaps in base kit for last 5 years, right?
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | New Kit & Artisan! GB starts tomorrow!
Post by: IOVERCALLHISTIOCYTES on Sun, 03 November 2019, 13:35:55
that's true. SP-111 is one of the first boards I've seen in months that would actually support them. Word is they're more common in Asia?
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | New Kit & Artisan! GB starts tomorrow!
Post by: ntw9677 on Mon, 04 November 2019, 10:37:57
This gorgeous green give me more a sense of Matcha lol I would definitely put this with the GMK Bingsu
Title: Re: [IC] GMK Terra | New Kit & Artisan! GB starts tomorrow!
Post by: Rensuya on Mon, 04 November 2019, 10:52:46
Let's move this to here: https://geekhack.org/index.php?topic=103272.0