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[GB] GMK Yuru now live! | gmkyuru.com
« on: Wed, 19 August 2020, 07:04:23 »

GMK Yuru
Group Buy on September 1st
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Yuru Camp is an anime I thoroughly enjoyed, and knowing my previous history of making 'weeb' GMK sets (see: GMK Noel), I thought it was only obvious to make a Yuru Camp themed one given the popularity (season 2 soon :p) and the vast oppurtunity for novelties. However, GMK Camping r2 (Camping in Japan) was already about to run at that time, and I didn't want to overlap that set by creating something uncannily similar. That and most of the colours from the show didn't appeal to me as being something that could be translated well into keycaps. That all changed when one day, when I was just at a uni event, one of my friends came in with a piece of merchandise: Shima Rin's scarf from the show! I loved the colours of it, and knew I had to make a set based on it.



Vendors
Group Buy will be available from September 1st to October 1st, with a projected fulfillment date of July 2021 through the following vendors

Pricing
Prices are in USD through Cannon Keys; for all other vendors please refer to the official site link
  • Base Kit: $134.99
  • Hiragana Base Kit: $134.99
  • Extensions: $39.99
  • Novelties: $59.99
  • (≧◡≦) (Emote): $25.99
  • Deskmats: $16.99
  • Puppies Rama: $38

Colours
Please keep in mind that it is very difficult to capture colours on a semi-gloss coating, and as such, use these colour samples as a general guide on what to expect and not as a finite reference. Colours have been graded with a colourchecker.


  • GMK CP for Alphas and Modifier Legends
  • GMK WS2 for Accent Legends
  • RAL 010 30 30 for Alpha Legends and Modifiers
  • RAL 190 80 25 for Accents
The colours for the set include a rich burgundy for mods, mild cream for alphas and mod legends, and a light teal for accents as seen from the picture. This was initially colour-matched from the show as the physical scarf was too saturated, but was later adjusted slightly to better suit the set. WS2 was used on Accent Legends to provide better contrast and uniformity with the mods legends.


Kit Renders

Latin Base Kit


Hiragana Base Kit


40s/Ortho/Spacebars (Extension) Kit


Novelties Kit


(≧◡≦) Kit
Rin-chan


Extras

Accessories Deskmat


Nightscapes Deskmat


Puppies Rama





Board Renders

No.1 Rev.2 by Keycult
Rendered by pikku-allu
















7v by gok
Rendered by Abec13








TMOv2 by funderburker
Rendered by Abec13






Iron165 by Smith+Rune
Rendered by Abec13






Chimera65 by Upas
Rendered by Abec13






OSA by BlindAssassin111
Rendered by MetallicCharles











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« Last Edit: Wed, 16 September 2020, 02:17:24 by Agilr »

Offline Agilr

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« Reply #1 on: Thu, 20 August 2020, 08:48:01 »
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« Reply #2 on: Sat, 22 August 2020, 20:30:39 »
These renders are... sooooo real!!!!

Great set!

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« Reply #3 on: Sun, 23 August 2020, 00:44:20 »
GL with the GB  :thumb:

The renders are insane  :eek:

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« Reply #4 on: Sun, 23 August 2020, 19:09:53 »
Love this ! Yuru camp and best girl Rin <3

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« Reply #5 on: Sun, 23 August 2020, 20:12:33 »
Looks so good!

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« Reply #6 on: Wed, 26 August 2020, 03:33:31 »
Just a small update with less than a week to go until GB starts, we currently have some artisan collaborations in the works and can't want to share them with you when they're ready! Follow the Discord Server to keep updated on that!

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« Reply #7 on: Sat, 29 August 2020, 04:22:20 »
So lit...

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« Reply #8 on: Sun, 30 August 2020, 15:39:53 »
GLWGB!

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« Reply #9 on: Sun, 30 August 2020, 17:06:19 »
Oh dang this one is nice..

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« Reply #10 on: Tue, 01 September 2020, 00:58:39 »
GMK Yuru is now live for the majority of our vendors!
All other vendors should have it available within several hours

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« Reply #11 on: Wed, 02 September 2020, 10:39:02 »
Hey all! I'd just like to thank everyone who were able to join the Group Buy on Day 1!

Day 1 Numbers: (1 vendor yet to submit)
Latin Base: 44
Hiragana Base: 72
Novelties: 69 (nice)
Extensions: 14
(≧◡≦): 42
Rama: 48
Accessories Deskmat: 25
Nightscapes Deskmat: 78

We've had a decent start to the set, but it looks like we may need some help getting everything to MOQ. As with Noel, I am committed to having everything made, and will personally buy a majority if it doesn't reach it. However, this won't be possible if numbers don't get closer, so I'll need all your help to make it happen!

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« Reply #12 on: Wed, 02 September 2020, 13:44:06 »
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Hey all! I'd just like to thank everyone who were able to join the Group Buy on Day 1!

Day 1 Numbers: (1 vendor yet to submit)
Latin Base: 44
Hiragana Base: 72
Novelties: 69 (nice)
Extensions: 14
(≧◡≦): 42
Rama: 48
Accessories Deskmat: 25
Nightscapes Deskmat: 78

We've had a decent start to the set, but it looks like we may need some help getting everything to MOQ. As with Noel, I am committed to having everything made, and will personally buy a majority if it doesn't reach it. However, this won't be possible if numbers don't get closer, so I'll need all your help to make it happen!


« Last Edit: Wed, 09 September 2020, 16:22:29 by dvorcol »

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« Reply #13 on: Wed, 02 September 2020, 21:59:55 »
Another great set from you! Picked up a set of Hiragana

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« Reply #14 on: Wed, 02 September 2020, 22:59:01 »
Really lovely color choices, I'll have to see if I can get myself a set!
The Classy Deskmat Collection is now available for group buy!

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« Reply #15 on: Fri, 04 September 2020, 10:51:18 »
Hey everyone! Just thought I'd update on numbers since some people were asking for it. From initial numbers, it looks like we should have no problems getting everything made (extensions could use some more love though). Thanks to everyone who have joined thus far!

Day 3 Numbers:
Latin Base: 79
Hiragana Base: 123
Novelties: 134
Extensions: 25
(≧◡≦): 68
Rama: 86
Accessories Deskmat: 50
Nightscapes Deskmat: 134

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« Reply #16 on: Fri, 04 September 2020, 17:48:37 »
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Hey everyone! Just thought I'd update on numbers since some people were asking for it. From initial numbers, it looks like we should have no problems getting everything made (extensions could use some more love though). Thanks to everyone who have joined thus far!

Day 3 Numbers:
Latin Base: 79
Hiragana Base: 123
Novelties: 134
Extensions: 25
(≧◡≦): 68
Rama: 86
Accessories Deskmat: 50
Nightscapes Deskmat: 134




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« Last Edit: Wed, 09 September 2020, 16:22:10 by dvorcol »

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« Reply #17 on: Sat, 05 September 2020, 11:58:03 »
Definitely gonna pick up a Hiragana set, very nice.

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« Reply #18 on: Wed, 09 September 2020, 08:49:54 »
Just a small update on Week 1 Numbers!

Week 1 Numbers: (outdated on 1 vendor)
Latin Base: 111
Hiragana Base: 171
Novelties: 184
Extensions: 36
(≧◡≦): 91
Rama: 124
Accessories Deskmat: 61
Nightscapes Deskmat: 190

Thanks to everyone who've joined in for making this all possible. Love y'all!

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« Reply #19 on: Wed, 09 September 2020, 15:42:47 »
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Just a small update on Week 1 Numbers!

Week 1 Numbers: (outdated on 1 vendor)
Latin Base: 111
Hiragana Base: 171
Novelties: 184
Extensions: 36
(≧◡≦): 91
Rama: 124
Accessories Deskmat: 61
Nightscapes Deskmat: 190

Thanks to everyone who've joined in for making this all possible. Love y'all!




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« Reply #20 on: Tue, 15 September 2020, 09:09:01 »
Hey all! We're just about halfway through Group Buy for GMK Yuru, and it looks like we'll have no problems hitting MOQ for all kits by the end! Be sure to join in if you haven't already.

Week 2 Numbers: (outdated on 1 vendor)
Latin Base: 141
Hiragana Base: 213
Novelties: 226
Extensions: 42
(≧◡≦): 101
Rama: 148
Accessories Deskmat: 72
Nightscapes Deskmat: 239

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« Reply #21 on: Tue, 15 September 2020, 13:42:58 »
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Hey all! We're just about halfway through Group Buy for GMK Yuru, and it looks like we'll have no problems hitting MOQ for all kits by the end! Be sure to join in if you haven't already.

Week 2 Numbers: (outdated on 1 vendor)
Latin Base: 141
Hiragana Base: 213
Novelties: 226
Extensions: 42
(≧◡≦): 101
Rama: 148
Accessories Deskmat: 72
Nightscapes Deskmat: 239




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« Last Edit: Wed, 23 September 2020, 15:17:54 by dvorcol »

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« Reply #22 on: Wed, 16 September 2020, 02:16:38 »
Hey everyone! Just want to be transparent with any changes (however small) to the Group Buy as it concerns everyone purchasing the Novelties Kit for the set.

So last week, GMK contacted us about issues with some of the novelty keys, specifically the line thicknesses, that would make it unable to reproduce consistently through their doubleshotting process. Usually these changes would be made before Group Buy, but GMK were late on their response, and as such, we've updated the novelties to make sure they'd be approved. Line thicknesses were increased and some elements simplified.



Personally, I like these new changes as they make smaller details more pronounced when viewed at a normal distance.

For the errors, please keep in mind of the keycap size before viewing. The best comparison would be viewing the old (above) and new (below) renders and switching them side by side. A lot of the smaller details are now much easier to see.




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« Reply #23 on: Wed, 23 September 2020, 08:33:28 »
Hey everyone! I'd just like to proudly announce that all sets will be made for GMK Yuru! This means that no matter how many sets are sold by the end of Group Buy, every kit will be made regardless of MOQ. Thanks to everyone who've purchased so far for making this all possible!

Week 3 Numbers: (As of 21/07, outdated on 3 vendors)
Latin Base: 167
Hiragana Base: 256
Novelties: 269
Extensions: 50
(≧◡≦): 112
Rama: 188
Accessories Deskmat: 85
Nightscapes Deskmat: 267

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« Reply #24 on: Wed, 23 September 2020, 15:17:27 »
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Hey everyone! I'd just like to proudly announce that all sets will be made for GMK Yuru! This means that no matter how many sets are sold by the end of Group Buy, every kit will be made regardless of MOQ. Thanks to everyone who've purchased so far for making this all possible!

Week 3 Numbers: (As of 21/07, outdated on 3 vendors)
Latin Base: 167
Hiragana Base: 256
Novelties: 269
Extensions: 50
(≧◡≦): 112
Rama: 188
Accessories Deskmat: 85
Nightscapes Deskmat: 267