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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #50 on: Mon, 22 March 2021, 12:02:13 »
Oh, two last things, since I've been asked a few questions about it:

I will never re-run GMK Red Alert again. Given how it's performing, I don't know if anyone will run it again.

Also, I will also probably never run any set again. Whether RA succeeds or not, I've accomplished my goals with keyset design (whatever the hell "keyset design" means, am I right?)

So if you miss RA here (either in GB or extras), I highly doubt there will be another chance.
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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #51 on: Mon, 22 March 2021, 12:38:49 »
The raffle for Froueloop's collaboration for GMK Red Alert is now live.

GB participants have 3x odds to win Ros Alert.


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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #52 on: Mon, 22 March 2021, 14:21:31 »
Oh, two last things, since I've been asked a few questions about it:

I will never re-run GMK Red Alert again. Given how it's performing, I don't know if anyone will run it again.

Also, I will also probably never run any set again. Whether RA succeeds or not, I've accomplished my goals with keyset design (whatever the hell "keyset design" means, am I right?)

So if you miss RA here (either in GB or extras), I highly doubt there will be another chance.
Finally got around to picking up a set. Brilliant work on it all, praying it hits MOQ.

Sorry if I missed it, or if it's common knowledge, but how come the base set MOQ is 500? Is it just relating to the price points given?

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #53 on: Mon, 22 March 2021, 14:34:21 »
Oh, two last things, since I've been asked a few questions about it:

I will never re-run GMK Red Alert again. Given how it's performing, I don't know if anyone will run it again.

Also, I will also probably never run any set again. Whether RA succeeds or not, I've accomplished my goals with keyset design (whatever the hell "keyset design" means, am I right?)

So if you miss RA here (either in GB or extras), I highly doubt there will be another chance.
Finally got around to picking up a set. Brilliant work on it all, praying it hits MOQ.

Sorry if I missed it, or if it's common knowledge, but how come the base set MOQ is 500? Is it just relating to the price points given?

Photekq! Thank you so much for your help getting this to GB, and thanks for your support!!

MOQ is 500 at this GB pricing based on GMK's quoting. Adding the R5 profile pushed up the manufacturing quote enough that, even running only three stock colors, and with a relatively standard base kit configuration, a $135 GB price made the most sense for vendors.

Meanwhile, the Cyrillic child kit is bearing some cost for new GMK doubleshot molds for Latin + Cyrillic alphas. Those are not pad-printed Cyrillics.
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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #54 on: Mon, 22 March 2021, 17:17:08 »
Oh, two last things, since I've been asked a few questions about it:

I will never re-run GMK Red Alert again. Given how it's performing, I don't know if anyone will run it again.

Also, I will also probably never run any set again. Whether RA succeeds or not, I've accomplished my goals with keyset design (whatever the hell "keyset design" means, am I right?)

So if you miss RA here (either in GB or extras), I highly doubt there will be another chance.
I apologize if I offended you with my previous comment, that was unwise of me to say so. About the part that you mention you'll never run any sets again, people might disagree, your Birch is the new classic, it needs rerunning in the future. That set is a killer.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #55 on: Mon, 22 March 2021, 20:55:18 »
Oh, two last things, since I've been asked a few questions about it:

I will never re-run GMK Red Alert again. Given how it's performing, I don't know if anyone will run it again.

Also, I will also probably never run any set again. Whether RA succeeds or not, I've accomplished my goals with keyset design (whatever the hell "keyset design" means, am I right?)

So if you miss RA here (either in GB or extras), I highly doubt there will be another chance.
I apologize if I offended you with my previous comment, that was unwise of me to say so. About the part that you mention you'll never run any sets again, people might disagree, your Birch is the new classic, it needs rerunning in the future. That set is a killer.

Not offended and no worries! I came to this decision before Birch even started GB. :)
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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #56 on: Mon, 22 March 2021, 21:44:23 »
Sigh. I don't even like GMK but this is set is just so nice. This isn't the first time this month I've been disappointed by the reception a GB received. I must be getting old.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #57 on: Mon, 22 March 2021, 22:10:51 »
Really hoping this set can get enough support to run. I purchased base + extension already. It is such a classic colourway.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #58 on: Mon, 22 March 2021, 22:46:39 »
Really hoping this set can get enough support to run. I purchased base + extension already. It is such a classic colourway.

Thank you for the support. I really appreciate it!

Sigh. I don't even like GMK but this is set is just so nice. This isn't the first time this month I've been disappointed by the reception a GB received. I must be getting old.

It happens. Just hoping we get there, but thanks for dropping in regardless.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #59 on: Tue, 23 March 2021, 03:57:55 »
To be honest I'll be extremely surprise if vendors won't pick up remaining kits after seeing 6k extra kits purchased for Dots R2

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« Reply #60 on: Tue, 23 March 2021, 06:10:17 »
well, i bought two base kits, an alt kit, 2 red ramas. hopefully we can get this over the MOQ line. i really want this.
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« Reply #61 on: Tue, 23 March 2021, 11:34:05 »
well, i bought two base kits, an alt kit, 2 red ramas. hopefully we can get this over the MOQ line. i really want this.

Holy what, thank you!! I really appreciate this, and hope you love the set.

To be honest I'll be extremely surprise if vendors won't pick up remaining kits after seeing 6k extra kits purchased for Dots R2

That's fair, I'll ask and see what they think. I'm optimistic too.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #62 on: Tue, 23 March 2021, 16:11:21 »
This is a rerun I've been looking forward to for ages.

I didn't justify getting a set back in 2015, and I'm still kicking myself over it.

I will definitely be joining the GB, unfortunately not before the end of the month.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #63 on: Tue, 23 March 2021, 20:05:23 »


Holy what, thank you!! I really appreciate this, and hope you love the set.


i also bought two of gmk birch base kits :)

there will always be some sour people here and there who will complain about everything, but know that there are those who appreciate your work. it sucks that we'll lose a good keycap designer, but i understand the decision given the current state of the hobby.
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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #64 on: Wed, 24 March 2021, 09:33:03 »
Oh, two last things, since I've been asked a few questions about it:

I will never re-run GMK Red Alert again. Given how it's performing, I don't know if anyone will run it again.

Also, I will also probably never run any set again. Whether RA succeeds or not, I've accomplished my goals with keyset design (whatever the hell "keyset design" means, am I right?)

So if you miss RA here (either in GB or extras), I highly doubt there will be another chance.

This is a great set, I think the big issue is there are so many high desirable sets that have been running so close to each other within the last couple of months. I can't think of any other time with this amount of quantity of popular sets running in this close a time frame. Also a bunch of custom keyboard GBs ran recently also draining people's wallets.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #65 on: Wed, 24 March 2021, 09:41:29 »
I do have some exciting news this morning, after chatting with vendors:

All kits of GMK Red Alert will be made.

If you've held off until hearing that news, no need to wait any longer. :)







Holy what, thank you!! I really appreciate this, and hope you love the set.


i also bought two of gmk birch base kits :)

there will always be some sour people here and there who will complain about everything, but know that there are those who appreciate your work. it sucks that we'll lose a good keycap designer, but i understand the decision given the current state of the hobby.

Thank you so much for the support.

To be clear, I'm not stepping away because of anything about the community. But since developing Birch and RA, my little man has grown into a slightly-larger man, and I want to be present for him. I'm stepping away to be with my family and try out some other creative venues.

Oh, two last things, since I've been asked a few questions about it:

I will never re-run GMK Red Alert again. Given how it's performing, I don't know if anyone will run it again.

Also, I will also probably never run any set again. Whether RA succeeds or not, I've accomplished my goals with keyset design (whatever the hell "keyset design" means, am I right?)

So if you miss RA here (either in GB or extras), I highly doubt there will be another chance.

This is a great set, I think the big issue is there are so many high desirable sets that have been running so close to each other within the last couple of months. I can't think of any other time with this amount of quantity of popular sets running in this close a time frame. Also a bunch of custom keyboard GBs ran recently also draining people's wallets.

Yeah I think that's exactly right. Thanks for the kind words.

This is a rerun I've been looking forward to for ages.

I didn't justify getting a set back in 2015, and I'm still kicking myself over it.

I will definitely be joining the GB, unfortunately not before the end of the month.

All good, please join whenever you're most comfortable doing so. Thanks for your support!
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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #66 on: Wed, 24 March 2021, 13:04:43 »
I do have some exciting news this morning, after chatting with vendors:

All kits of GMK Red Alert will be made.

If you've held off until hearing that news, no need to wait any longer. :)




Did we somehow hit MOQ already?? This is fantastic news !!
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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #67 on: Wed, 24 March 2021, 17:38:55 »
Result, now lets push for insane levels of orders and make this all worth while.  Well done.
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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #68 on: Wed, 24 March 2021, 17:48:37 »
All kits of GMK Red Alert will be made.

 :eek:

Incredible news!

I was looking into the history of this set recently. It looks like OTD Rebel Red Alert was the first?

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #69 on: Wed, 24 March 2021, 18:33:36 »
awesome set, awesome vendor support. and how does gmk star make it? not putting it down, but aesthetically RA is in a different league. really happy to see this set will be made!

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #70 on: Wed, 24 March 2021, 21:27:23 »
Did we somehow hit MOQ already?? This is fantastic news !!

I suspect that the vendors have committed to buying enough extras to meet the MOQ.

awesome set, awesome vendor support. and how does gmk star make it? not putting it down, but aesthetically RA is in a different league. really happy to see this set will be made!

These days meme sets seem to do very well.. It can be disappointing for those who value classic sets like RA, but it's just a result of more people than ever being in the hobby, all with diverse tastes, and many of whom don't feel a great level of nostalgia for classic like RA (or 9009, Dolch etc)

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #71 on: Wed, 24 March 2021, 22:58:43 »
I do have some exciting news this morning, after chatting with vendors:

All kits of GMK Red Alert will be made.

If you've held off until hearing that news, no need to wait any longer. :)




WOW amazing news, congrats Break!!!  :thumb: So well deserved!

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #72 on: Thu, 25 March 2021, 14:23:17 »
Thank you all!! For those asking: vendors were satisfied with order trends to date and confident we’d hit enough sales by April 9th to justify manufacturing the set.

Other sets keep coming up in this thread for some reason. Like I said before: there’s room for everyone’s preferences for keycaps in our community.

All kits of GMK Red Alert will be made.

 :eek:

Incredible news!

I was looking into the history of this set recently. It looks like OTD Rebel Red Alert was the first?

That’s correct! Check out my IC thread for the full details on the set’s history.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #73 on: Thu, 25 March 2021, 14:26:40 »
I’m honored to have the opportunity to once again collaborate with TRMK Caps, this time on a set of GMK Red Alert artisans.



I appreciate a different sculpt with each release - I loved the Birch Rob & Max and Iron Osas. But for this one it’s hard to choose between all three.

You’ll get your chance to choose tomorrow, March 26th at 9pm ICT (that’s 10am EST for folks stateside).
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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #74 on: Fri, 26 March 2021, 11:01:08 »
Week three numbers for GMK Red Alert. Reminder: all kits will be made. Kits hitting ideal MOQ numbers are highlighted.

Base - 192
Numrow - 129
Extension - 81
Cyrillics - 51
Red Rama - 139
Brass Rama - 148

TRMK Caps x GMK Red Alert raffle is now live, and Fraktal Kaps and Destroyer Caps will run their raffles soon.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #75 on: Fri, 26 March 2021, 11:08:10 »
Great to hear this will be made, break.  Such a classic.  Will probably grab a set towards the end of the GB though.

I feel like the num row kit really speaks for GA.  You can't get a base kit without it.   :cool:

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #76 on: Sat, 27 March 2021, 06:26:22 »
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Week three numbers for GMK Red Alert. Reminder: all kits will be made. Kits hitting ideal MOQ numbers are highlighted.

Base - 192
Numrow - 129
Extension - 81
Cyrillics - 51
Red Rama - 139
Brass Rama - 148

TRMK Caps x GMK Red Alert raffle is now live, and Fraktal Kaps and Destroyer Caps will run their raffles soon.



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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #77 on: Wed, 31 March 2021, 22:37:57 »
Happy to announce that Fraktal Kaps x GMK Red Alert will run tomorrow, April 1st, at 6pm EST. You can find details at the sale page.

Here's a sneak peak.


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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #78 on: Fri, 02 April 2021, 10:48:29 »
Numbers for week 4, as we arrive at GB close on April 9th:

Base - 245
OG Numrow - 162
Extension - 96
Cyrillics - 60
Red Rama - 169
Brass Rama - 183

Remember, all kits will be made. The GB closes next Friday, April 9th.

I am also giving away a base kit on my Instagram page. This post has details.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #79 on: Sat, 03 April 2021, 01:07:22 »
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Numbers for week 4, as we arrive at GB close on April 9th:

Base - 245
OG Numrow - 162
Extension - 96
Cyrillics - 60
Red Rama - 169
Brass Rama - 183

Remember, all kits will be made. The GB closes next Friday, April 9th.

I am also giving away a base kit on my Instagram page. This post has details.



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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #80 on: Wed, 07 April 2021, 10:20:03 »
Home stretch for GMK Red Alert! Remember: all kits will be made. There will be extras, but you can avoid that rush if you grab a kit now.

Base - 295
Numrow - 200
Extension - 107
Cyrillic - 70
Red Rama - 196
Brass Rama - 221

The GB ends Friday, April 9th.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #81 on: Wed, 07 April 2021, 10:59:51 »
The attach rate of the numrow kit and those ramas is crazy. Vendors going to do alright here.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #82 on: Wed, 07 April 2021, 11:29:40 »
The attach rate of the numrow kit and those ramas is crazy. Vendors going to do alright here.

Agreed! I was back and forth on the base kit because I REALLY like the way this looks, but in the end, I decided to uphold my NorDE-only policy (and obviously, with the current numbers, about three people besides me would have bought a NorDe kit), but that brass Rama just could not be passed up and will find it's place on another classic-looking board. :) Nice work on this, break! I hope you get bored with your planned hiatus quickly and come back soon with another cool set like this. /Johannes

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #83 on: Wed, 07 April 2021, 12:54:34 »
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Home stretch for GMK Red Alert! Remember: all kits will be made. There will be extras, but you can avoid that rush if you grab a kit now.

Base - 295
Numrow - 200
Extension - 107
Cyrillic - 70
Red Rama - 196
Brass Rama - 221

The GB ends Friday, April 9th.



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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #84 on: Wed, 07 April 2021, 13:05:09 »
you can avoid the rush and the upcharge!



Home stretch for GMK Red Alert! Remember: all kits will be made. There will be extras, but you can avoid that rush if you grab a kit now.

Base - 295
Numrow - 200
Extension - 107
Cyrillic - 70
Red Rama - 196
Brass Rama - 221

The GB ends Friday, April 9th.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #85 on: Thu, 08 April 2021, 11:10:11 »
The attach rate of the numrow kit and those ramas is crazy. Vendors going to do alright here.

Agreed! I was back and forth on the base kit because I REALLY like the way this looks, but in the end, I decided to uphold my NorDE-only policy (and obviously, with the current numbers, about three people besides me would have bought a NorDe kit), but that brass Rama just could not be passed up and will find it's place on another classic-looking board. :) Nice work on this, break! I hope you get bored with your planned hiatus quickly and come back soon with another cool set like this. /Johannes

Thanks for dropping in, really appreciate your support!

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #86 on: Thu, 08 April 2021, 17:50:41 »
I'm new around here but just wanted to say congrats on heading to manufacturing. I'm really looking forward to receiving this set (my first GMK GB).

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #87 on: Thu, 08 April 2021, 19:43:56 »
I'm new around here but just wanted to say congrats on heading to manufacturing. I'm really looking forward to receiving this set (my first GMK GB).

Thank you! We have one more day to go, so let's see what happens.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #88 on: Thu, 08 April 2021, 23:08:53 »
WE DID IT!

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #89 on: Fri, 09 April 2021, 00:17:23 »
We're all on the same team. :)

of course we are comrade...

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert
« Reply #90 on: Fri, 09 April 2021, 01:00:55 »

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #91 on: Fri, 09 April 2021, 09:47:30 »
We're all on the same team. :)

of course we are comrade...

*our keycap set

WE DID IT!

We're all on the same team. :)

of course we are comrade...

Da.



Numbers heading into the final day!!

Base - 331
Numrow - 216
Extension - 123
Cyrillics - 84
Red Rama - 224
Brass Rama - 252

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #92 on: Fri, 09 April 2021, 15:59:49 »


More
Numbers heading into the final day!!

Base - 331
Numrow - 216
Extension - 123
Cyrillics - 84
Red Rama - 224
Brass Rama - 252

Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #93 on: Fri, 09 April 2021, 21:33:42 »
Pulled the trigger on the last day, now the trick is not to forget to change address once it's closer to shipping.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #94 on: Sat, 10 April 2021, 00:03:24 »
Pulled the trigger on the last day, now the trick is not to forget to change address once it's closer to shipping.

yeah keep a spreadsheet by vendor if you might move

vendors (NK omni drop originative) have done a nice job in the last few month or two of checking in

Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #95 on: Sat, 10 April 2021, 08:29:57 »
I'm using Trello to keep  tracks of my KB purchases in fact, just need to figure out the best course for reminders.

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #96 on: Sat, 10 April 2021, 11:48:17 »
my dumb ass put the set in my cart and forgot to check out rip
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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #97 on: Sat, 10 April 2021, 22:39:04 »
my dumb ass put the set in my cart and forgot to check out rip

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #98 on: Sat, 10 April 2021, 23:26:14 »
as one of the monsters who only went in for the absolutely gorgeous brass cherry rama, I'm glad the rest of y'all are getting your classic/not classic/whatever we decided on set!

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Re: [GB] GMK Red Alert - ending April 9th 2021
« Reply #99 on: Sun, 11 April 2021, 00:38:00 »
my dumb ass put the set in my cart and forgot to check out rip

Looks like you can still checkout for it on monokei.co, shipping to US hurts tho
Gotcha. Those sacks look mouth watering.