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Offline DontStealMyLolipop

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[IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | GB is LIVE !!!
« on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 18:00:54 »
« Last Edit: Sat, 20 November 2021, 14:13:21 by DontStealMyLolipop »

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #1 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 18:02:24 »
Reserved.

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #2 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 18:06:22 »
Mel Week?

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #3 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 18:09:40 »
Milkyway?

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #4 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 18:14:09 »
i love this
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Offline DontStealMyLolipop

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #5 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 18:16:30 »
Milkyway?

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It's a new PBT manufacturer
They promise short lead-times and high quality keycaps for more information please join their discord server linked above !

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #6 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 18:17:59 »
Nice set! The main area of improvement I can see is on kitting.
-both alt mods and alt alphas assume that someone is purchasing base and are lacking a lot of keys for those who may want to pair mods with alt alphas
-sb kit is unnecessarily bloated and can either be split or simplified
-40s kit seems designed to fit both alt mods and base - just pick one, since 40s users should be pairing your 40s kit with alt alphas, not base

There are other, smaller details on kitting - feel free to reach out to me on discord. I'm sure with some kitting changes it can be a fantastic set!
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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #7 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 18:30:41 »
Milkyway?

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It's a new PBT manufacturer
They promise short lead-times and high quality keycaps for more information please join their discord server linked above !

I am really looking forward to see how their quality turns out, always excited to see new manus jump into the fray, although I wish there would be more diversity. As it stands right now we have 1 from the US, 1 German, and 999999 Chinese...

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #8 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 18:37:51 »
-40s kit seems designed to fit both alt mods and base - just pick one, since 40s users should be pairing your 40s kit with alt alphas, not base

I don't know milkyway's price or moq structure but if the price is low this is fine, if not but MOQ is accommodating there could be two 40s mod kits

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #9 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 20:02:38 »
Nice set! Lolipop  :thumb:

Offline DontStealMyLolipop

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #10 on: Mon, 23 August 2021, 23:33:51 »
Nice set! The main area of improvement I can see is on kitting.
-both alt mods and alt alphas assume that someone is purchasing base and are lacking a lot of keys for those who may want to pair mods with alt alphas
-sb kit is unnecessarily bloated and can either be split or simplified
-40s kit seems designed to fit both alt mods and base - just pick one, since 40s users should be pairing your 40s kit with alt alphas, not base

There are other, smaller details on kitting - feel free to reach out to me on discord. I'm sure with some kitting changes it can be a fantastic set!
Hey,thank you for the feedback !
I will surely fix the alt altphas ASAP
Speaking about the spacebar/40s kit, both of them will be on the lower end of the pricing so most probably will remain as it is !

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #11 on: Tue, 24 August 2021, 00:05:30 »

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #12 on: Tue, 24 August 2021, 00:33:59 »
I can't stop reading MW as Modern Warfare, too much CoD in my youth lol.

Love the novelties and colors here!

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #13 on: Tue, 24 August 2021, 01:07:57 »
All I know is it's my favorite colors + Elf themed. So once all of the kitting is sorted, take my money!

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #14 on: Tue, 24 August 2021, 05:15:03 »
I would prefer 100% pastel colors, modifiers included.
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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #15 on: Thu, 26 August 2021, 14:50:56 »

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #16 on: Thu, 26 August 2021, 15:26:18 »
Colorway is great. Very cute. GL!

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #17 on: Thu, 26 August 2021, 20:18:53 »
colorway looks kinda like hyperfuse  :-X

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #18 on: Fri, 27 August 2021, 01:57:17 »
Its alright, but that signature and deskmat have such a low resolution that I am starting to suspect you just took it from google images.

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #19 on: Sat, 28 August 2021, 04:26:23 »
Its alright, but that signature and deskmat have such a low resolution that I am starting to suspect you just took it from google images.
Hey o/
Thank you for your time and concerns but I really do think the image presented in the render is in fact a high quality illustration (but please let me know more about what happened to give you question marks)
Speaking about the siganture I specially edited it to make "MW Alfheim" more legible and to attract more attention
Speaking about google images I kinda think it's a weird thing to say especially since I linked the instagram page of the designer

Hope that cleared everything out !

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #20 on: Mon, 30 August 2021, 12:36:59 »

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #21 on: Tue, 31 August 2021, 15:21:34 »
prepare me a deskmat please

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #22 on: Fri, 03 September 2021, 11:34:33 »
poggers

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #23 on: Sat, 04 September 2021, 07:17:29 »
This is potentially my perfect kit, one thing I would love to see is a 1.5u Super key for HHKB compatibility.

Also much appreciated having ISO-UK in base!

Offline DontStealMyLolipop

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim | More Collabs Announced | Minor Kitting Changes
« Reply #24 on: Tue, 07 September 2021, 15:25:24 »
Change Log:
09/07/2021
~Small kitting Changes
~Announced more collaborations

To Do list:
~Listen to feedback

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | More Collabs Announced | Minor Kitting Changes
« Reply #25 on: Tue, 07 September 2021, 16:01:08 »
Analog-ish Dreams? Looks nice!

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | More Collabs Announced | Minor Kitting Changes
« Reply #26 on: Tue, 07 September 2021, 16:20:58 »
Take Hyperfuse Remix and Origins and combine kits and then run through a desaturate filter and wham bam thank ya mam, you have this set.

Here is the reasoning for my summary btw:
 

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | More Collabs Announced | Minor Kitting Changes
« Reply #27 on: Tue, 07 September 2021, 16:31:27 »
Take Hyperfuse Remix and Origins and combine kits and then run through a desaturate filter and wham bam thank ya mam, you have this set.

Here is the reasoning for my summary btw:
 
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I want gmk hyperfuse
We have gmk hyperfuse at home
Gmk hyperfuse at home...

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | More Collabs Announced | Minor Kitting Changes
« Reply #28 on: Tue, 07 September 2021, 17:22:24 »
Take Hyperfuse Remix and Origins and combine kits and then run through a desaturate filter and wham bam thank ya mam, you have this set.

Here is the reasoning for my summary btw:
 
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Much less painful to the eyes desaturated at least
church of the POM keeb

Offline DontStealMyLolipop

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
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Offline DontStealMyLolipop

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | GB Date Announced !!!
« Reply #30 on: Mon, 13 September 2021, 15:29:08 »
Change Log:
09/07/2021
~Added the GB Date
~Added Namong as Artisan Collab

To Do list:
~Add renders/prototypes of artisans


Offline DontStealMyLolipop

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Re: [IC] MW Alfheim
« Reply #31 on: Fri, 17 September 2021, 11:44:10 »
This is potentially my perfect kit, one thing I would love to see is a 1.5u Super key for HHKB compatibility.

Also much appreciated having ISO-UK in base!
Done  :thumb:

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | GB Date Announced !!!
« Reply #32 on: Fri, 17 September 2021, 13:42:49 »
GOOD  ;D dat looks ;D carazy  :p mad
GREAT!  :thumb:

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | GB Date Announced !!!
« Reply #33 on: Fri, 17 September 2021, 14:22:44 »
Not familiar with MilkyWay.  Are their mini-spacebars convex profile like a proper spacebar?

I wish to see more numeric keypads with secondary legends for arrow and nav functions.  Seems out of fashion now, but some of us do still find use for those.

I keep wishing for some set to include a Compose key, but I guess I can always use a novelty for that.

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | GB Date Announced !!!
« Reply #34 on: Wed, 06 October 2021, 10:53:38 »
Not familiar with MilkyWay.  Are their mini-spacebars convex profile like a proper spacebar?

I wish to see more numeric keypads with secondary legends for arrow and nav functions.  Seems out of fashion now, but some of us do still find use for those.

I keep wishing for some set to include a Compose key, but I guess I can always use a novelty for that.
Hey o/
The spacebars are indeed convex !!
Sorry for the arrow legends but I don't quite intend to change anything as many people are already familiar with the current design

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | GB Date Announced !!! | Wrist Rest Prototype !
« Reply #35 on: Wed, 06 October 2021, 20:41:41 »
add r3 pipe and r4 >< keys to alt alphas and see if you cant add white f keys to the alphas or something so buyers can just buy alt alphas and alt mods if they want. Set looks great! GLWIC :thumb:

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | GB Date Announced !!! | Wrist Rest Prototype !
« Reply #36 on: Sat, 16 October 2021, 17:50:59 »
add r3 pipe and r4 >< keys to alt alphas and see if you cant add white f keys to the alphas or something so buyers can just buy alt alphas and alt mods if they want. Set looks great! GLWIC :thumb:
While I did add the f keys (thank you for suggestion) I can't really add either <> or the pipe since I am going for full UK Iso instead of the therminal,hopw you can understand  :thumb:

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | GB Date Announced !!! | Wrist Rest Prototype !
« Reply #37 on: Sat, 16 October 2021, 22:00:36 »
would be a good idea to add >< key to base to fully support terminal iso, and then remove it from norde

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | GB Date Announced !!! | Wrist Rest Prototype !
« Reply #38 on: Sat, 16 October 2021, 23:03:46 »
really nice colors :thumb:

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Giveaway
« Reply #40 on: Sun, 24 October 2021, 07:01:36 »
looks good  :thumb:

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Giveaway
« Reply #41 on: Mon, 25 October 2021, 15:17:10 »
What's the point of spacebars in the alpha kit when you have it in the base kit?

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Giveaway
« Reply #42 on: Tue, 26 October 2021, 12:27:14 »
What's the point of spacebars in the alpha kit when you have it in the base kit?
It's so people can combine alt alphas and alt mods and have a full tkl base kit !

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Giveaway
« Reply #43 on: Thu, 28 October 2021, 15:29:03 »

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Kitting Changes !!
« Reply #44 on: Thu, 28 October 2021, 16:06:08 »
yikes

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Kitting Changes !!
« Reply #45 on: Thu, 28 October 2021, 21:22:02 »
Soooo… I just entered the giveaway, but then I released I might have done so already through IG or discord a bit ago because tbh, I can't remember if I did since work has been kind of crazy lately. So if you see 0hh.hello twice, please disregard  :-[ Either way, I'm still for sure buying this set!

Offline DontStealMyLolipop

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Kitting Changes !!
« Reply #46 on: Fri, 29 October 2021, 16:08:20 »
Soooo… I just entered the giveaway, but then I released I might have done so already through IG or discord a bit ago because tbh, I can't remember if I did since work has been kind of crazy lately. So if you see 0hh.hello twice, please disregard  :-[ Either way, I'm still for sure buying this set!
Hey o/
Don't worry, I fixed it and thank you for letting me know and for all the nice words !!!  :thumb:

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Kitting Changes !!
« Reply #47 on: Fri, 29 October 2021, 20:29:15 »
The colours of the keycaps seem to be a fair bit different in the render with the Cypher, is this just an extremely bright render or will the keycaps be brighter looking than the kit renders? It sort of looks like the renders are done under the light of an extremely overcast day.

As someone who loves all thing elvish I'm really liking the theme though.

Offline DontStealMyLolipop

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Kitting Changes !!
« Reply #48 on: Mon, 01 November 2021, 02:39:06 »
The colours of the keycaps seem to be a fair bit different in the render with the Cypher, is this just an extremely bright render or will the keycaps be brighter looking than the kit renders? It sort of looks like the renders are done under the light of an extremely overcast day.

As someone who loves all thing elvish I'm really liking the theme though.
Hey o/
The actual color of the keycaps is best represented in the kits renders,the other renders are there for different lighting condition !!! So yeah,the cypher one is just in an extreme light

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Re: [IC] MilkyWay Alfheim | One Month to GB | Kitting Changes !!
« Reply #49 on: Thu, 04 November 2021, 00:43:10 »
Anyway to offer the "arrow" keys separate?

Those arrow keys should be shared and produced in more colors eventually for everyone to enjoy.
I'll just grab the novelties set if not tho, it's cool ;] All the novelties are nice actually so i'm def in for a set, nice job man*
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