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Offline Oblotzky

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What?
A full red Crimson version of GMK Space Cadet.

When?
September 16th 2019

Where?
US: novelkeys.xyz
EU: mykeyboard.eu
ASIA: zFrontier.com
Inquire if you also want to be a proxy (DailyClack for AUS maybe? I'll reach out when I stop being lazy).

Money?
TBD

Ships?
16-20 weeks after GB closes.

Collabs?
There will be deskmats.

Colors?
The red Crimson will be matched against Lego.


Kits?






Pics?




















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That's exactly why I'm calling it Crimson Cadet.
« Last Edit: Mon, 26 August 2019, 14:46:06 by Oblotzky »

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #1 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 07:55:32 »
So three base kits again?

Much courage.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #2 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 07:55:59 »
oh buddy this is something id be VERY interested in!
« Last Edit: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:01:17 by wouldworks »

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #3 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 07:56:07 »
Sorry but no thanks german man


And yea, not a fan of the 3 base kits like in Oblivion.
« Last Edit: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:00:43 by Xynerorias »

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #4 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 07:56:42 »
One vote for Daily Clack as a vendor please!

Also pure text mods is obvs best choice here.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #5 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 07:58:37 »
Cyrillic + cadet please.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #6 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:04:09 »
Text only

Alternate hagomoro colored alphas kit?

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #7 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:05:08 »
Looks like Olivia Jamon

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #8 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:10:27 »
(^v^)Any chance 4 colemak, daddy ? U did such a good job w/ Oblivion (* ̄з ̄) and I kno us colemak bois would looooooove a white on red set (♥ω♥*)(♥ω♥*)
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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #9 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:11:31 »
Vote text plus icon.
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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #10 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:12:41 »
Three base kits? I'm in.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #11 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:14:00 »
I like this! Looks great, and some cool potential mixing and matching with Space Cadet. Imagine this with blue accents!
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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #12 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:14:25 »
icon gang icon gang icon gang icon gang

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #13 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:20:08 »
icon icon icon icon icon

icon gang icon gang icon gang icon gang

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #14 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:31:28 »
Oh boy.  Iím gonna have to sell jamon to pick this up.   ^-^

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #15 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:36:12 »
icon gang icon gang icon gang icon gang

I'm almost always icon gang, but for this set I must admit I think the text mods works really well with the icon-centric alphas. It feels balanced IMO.
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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #16 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 08:54:06 »
Can you post a picture of that crimson lego next to GMK Jamon so I can see the difference in red?  I would like to know if I really need another red set or not.  Thanks!

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #17 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 09:25:41 »
burgundy or crimson pls

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #18 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 09:30:45 »
Can you post a picture of that crimson lego next to GMK Jamon so I can see the difference in red?  I would like to know if I really need another red set or not.  Thanks!

I don't have a Jamon set, sorry.

Offline LXVRGS

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #19 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 09:41:46 »
Text mod is the superior mod, like stated above text mods look good with the busy alphas

Offline Gert Fischer

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #20 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 09:50:45 »
Liked the the blue better, just more classy.
But this red is looking pretty sleek.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #21 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 09:51:03 »
Whoever votes for text only here is dead to me.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #22 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 09:56:21 »
Text only matches better with the busy alphas. Also suggest going darker for a true crimson.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #23 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 09:58:52 »
I'm a big fan of both icon and text + icon. In this case, though, I think text + icon looks nice with the cadet sublegends. Seems more consistent, in a way.

pls no text only mods

Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #24 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 10:00:09 »
Oblotsky, you're a legend. I'll buy whatever you all pick.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #25 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 10:27:12 »
Most likely in for this, would love to see a blue alphas/crimson mix

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #26 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 10:47:10 »
Whoever votes for text only here is dead to me.

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[IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #28 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:12:25 »
Cadetsí alphas are text + icon.
So obviously, the modifiers should be text + icon too.
You text-or-icon people are weird and should probably re-consider your life choices.

« Last Edit: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:16:48 by nguyenhimself »

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #30 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:19:07 »
Cadetsí alphas are text + icon.

Those aren't icons, they are symbols  ;)

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[IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #31 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:21:47 »
Cadetsí alphas are text + icon.

Those aren't icons, they are symbols  ;)
Meh same difference.
« Last Edit: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:34:18 by nguyenhimself »

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #32 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:26:34 »
Oh boy.  Iím gonna have to sell jamon to pick this up.   ^-^
Same.



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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #33 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:35:35 »
  • Text only looks the cleanest.
  • Text + Icon also doesn't look bad and makes sense given the alphas are basically Text + Symbol.
  • Icon only looks weird and should not even be an option.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #34 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:38:01 »
  • Text only looks the cleanest.
  • Text + Icon also doesn't look bad and makes sense given the alphas are basically Text + Symbol.
  • Icon only looks weird and should not even be an option.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #35 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:39:39 »
I'm in already because it's Oblotzky but would the modifiers come in a different color similar to Space Cadet?

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #36 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:49:14 »
I'm in already because it's Oblotzky but would the modifiers come in a different color similar to Space Cadet?

I don't understand this question, sorry. Could you rephrase/elaborate?

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #37 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:51:42 »
I'm in already because it's Oblotzky but would the modifiers come in a different color similar to Space Cadet?

I don't understand this question, sorry. Could you rephrase/elaborate?
Would the modifiers come in gray just like how Space Cadet comes with the gray modifiers alongside the blue alphas?

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #38 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 11:53:51 »
welp there goes last vestige of Thermal resistance

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #39 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 12:18:32 »
I'm in already because it's Oblotzky but would the modifiers come in a different color similar to Space Cadet?

I don't understand this question, sorry. Could you rephrase/elaborate?
Would the modifiers come in gray just like how Space Cadet comes with the gray modifiers alongside the blue alphas?

There were no gray modifiers in Space Cadet though, only the blue ones from the Base Kit

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #40 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 12:37:22 »
I'm in already because it's Oblotzky but would the modifiers come in a different color similar to Space Cadet?

I don't understand this question, sorry. Could you rephrase/elaborate?
Would the modifiers come in gray just like how Space Cadet comes with the gray modifiers alongside the blue alphas?

There were no gray modifiers in Space Cadet though, only the blue ones from the Base Kit
I just realized I got it the other way around lol. What I meant was would there be gray alphas included in the Base Kit?

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #41 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 12:45:45 »
I just realized I got it the other way around lol. What I meant was would there be gray alphas included in the Base Kit?

No, it's all red.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #42 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 12:47:02 »
Looking hot! I need to own a red set in this lifetime.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #43 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 12:57:44 »
I just realized I got it the other way around lol. What I meant was would there be gray alphas included in the Base Kit?

No, it's all red.

This. I will however provide a few renders with Gray Alphas to show how it would look if you were to mix it with Space Cadet.

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #44 on: Thu, 01 August 2019, 15:20:58 »
deskmat suggestion :eek:


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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #45 on: Fri, 02 August 2019, 01:00:36 »
Finally. Despite my namesake I have no red sets - so I'm all in :)

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #46 on: Fri, 02 August 2019, 02:39:18 »
I wish text-only mods just weren't a thing in Cherry profile. The horror.

Specifically Shift, Tab, Backspace and Enter.
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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #47 on: Fri, 02 August 2019, 02:57:19 »
> be oblotzky
> start a vote for mod type.
> get everyone to argue what is best
> thread gets bumped for weeks
> run set with text mods as originally planned




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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #48 on: Fri, 02 August 2019, 05:05:43 »
> be oblotzky
> start a vote for mod type.
> get everyone to argue what is best
> thread gets bumped for weeks
> run set with text mods as originally planned

Sounds good to me :thumb:

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Re: [IC] GMK Crimson Cadet - Vote for Legends - Launches September 2019
« Reply #49 on: Fri, 02 August 2019, 05:26:04 »
> be oblotzky
> start a vote for mod type.
> get everyone to argue what is best
> thread gets bumped for weeks
> run set with text mods as originally planned
> be oblotzkty
> start a vote for mod type.
> get everyone to argue what is best
> thread bumped for weeks
> run 3 separate base kits with every kind of mod as originally planned
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