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Offline Darknight00z

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #200 on: Thu, 21 March 2019, 19:23:24 »
OP What are the final numbers? Did the proxies have to buy some to reach moq?

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #202 on: Fri, 22 March 2019, 05:57:03 »
Yeah interested in final numbers as well.

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #203 on: Fri, 22 March 2019, 06:54:59 »
I follow too, I Just bough a base kit last week from Eu proxy 👍

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #204 on: Fri, 22 March 2019, 09:31:11 »
I reached out to Kono to ask about the status of Shoko a week ago just to get some kind of feedback, was told Shoko is moving along nicely.
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #205 on: Fri, 22 March 2019, 09:37:14 »
There’s updare from Kono yesterday:

https://kono.store/pages/weekly-update

GMK Shoko

All proxies and Kono have submitted purchase orders and GMK is sending us more keycap samples for confirmation by us and the designer.

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #206 on: Wed, 03 April 2019, 15:42:23 »
Any updates? Or non-update updates, even?
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #207 on: Thu, 04 April 2019, 03:26:54 »
Any updates? Or non-update updates, even?
Yes there are some news from Kobo, seems they got samples, however you check news here https://kono.store/pages/weekly-update

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #208 on: Wed, 10 April 2019, 20:32:01 »
I got samples in, I hope I color corrected it properly, but I think the picture looks fine for the most part. I also threw in a milky white EPBT keycap for reference next to the alpha Pantone. As well as the RAL 5024 color next to the Pantone 5425C chip. The mods are a bit less saturated than in the renders though.


IDK I think this pic looks better, this one was taken a bit earlier though.


Okay as some may know, Kono got samples, and I didn't get them in until today. So I figured I'd share them on the Pantone chip and I also made a strawpoll. I personally am happy with the samples though, however, I also do want to see the community's opinion before giving it the green light. So answer here right now, please.
https://strawpoll.com/feg1dkpg


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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #209 on: Wed, 10 April 2019, 20:58:27 »
I got samples in, I hope I color corrected it properly, but I think the picture looks fine for the most part. I also threw in a milky white EPBT keycap for reference next to the alpha Pantone. As well as the RAL 5024 color next to the Pantone 5425C chip. The mods are a bit less saturated than in the renders though.
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IDK I think this pic looks better, this one was taken a bit earlier though.
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Okay as some may know, Kono got samples, and I didn't get them in until today. So I figured I'd share them on the Pantone chip and I also made a strawpoll. I personally am happy with the samples though, however, I also do want to see the community's opinion before giving it the green light. So answer here right now, please.
https://strawpoll.com/feg1dkpg


An update!! Awesome.

Those colors look pretty good!
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #210 on: Wed, 10 April 2019, 21:07:02 »
I think they look great!

Thanks for the update.

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #211 on: Wed, 10 April 2019, 21:50:34 »
I feel like this set will be under very high demand in the aftermarket  :thumb: :thumb: :thumb:

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #212 on: Wed, 10 April 2019, 22:01:52 »
colors look ok...
cant wait...
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #213 on: Wed, 10 April 2019, 22:35:03 »
I think it looks good, but speaking only for myself, the sharper bluish-gray of the modifiers + alphas is what sort of drew my eye to this colorway to begin with -- I'd like to see a RAL 5024 sample just so we can get a more direct comparison.
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #214 on: Wed, 10 April 2019, 22:40:40 »
*regrets intensifies*

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #215 on: Wed, 10 April 2019, 23:07:28 »
In b4 Shoko sells for $500+ base kit. I was so close to joining.

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #216 on: Thu, 11 April 2019, 01:50:41 »
Noice, looks good.
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #217 on: Thu, 11 April 2019, 02:20:02 »
Hmm the polls seems pretty close rn, I'll probably let it run for another 18 hours, since the poll started 6 hours ago, and see what the final results are.

In b4 Shoko sells for $500+ base kit. I was so close to joining.
If I see like at least 5 mechmarket posts with that price and they all get sold, the colorway will probably get another IC.


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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #218 on: Thu, 11 April 2019, 03:32:39 »
In b4 Shoko sells for $500+ base kit. I was so close to joining.

As it didn't reach MOQ, you can expect a lot of extras available.  I know MyKeyboard.eu confirmed extras, Kono is probably the same if you ask. :)

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #219 on: Thu, 11 April 2019, 22:47:08 »
Poll ended, sorry to get back later than I said I would, but it seems like the poll voted in favor of using the current sample, I'll give Kono the green light and we can continue with the group buy. I hope everyone will be happy with the end result!


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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #220 on: Thu, 11 April 2019, 23:13:52 »
Since we technically didn't meet MOQ but GMK agreed to have it made anyway, are all of the kits being made or just the base?

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #221 on: Fri, 12 April 2019, 02:32:39 »
Since we technically didn't meet MOQ but GMK agreed to have it made anyway, are all of the kits being made or just the base?
I believe all kits are, but let me go check with Kono just to make sure since I know those kits didn't get refunded, so I'm pretty sure they all are being made.


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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #222 on: Fri, 12 April 2019, 05:13:07 »
Certainly interested in getting one if Kono stock extras.
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #223 on: Fri, 12 April 2019, 19:37:47 »
Certainly interested in getting one if Kono stock extras.

There should be since Kono purchased sets to help them meet moq

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #224 on: Sat, 13 April 2019, 15:22:29 »
Those who would want to trade their GB slot, please kindly PM me. Thanks!

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #225 on: Mon, 15 April 2019, 06:16:36 »
Certainly interested in getting one if Kono stock extras.

There should be since Kono purchased sets to help them meet moq
Considering the set was negotiated to be manufactured without meeting MOQ, and the set was not super popular to begin with during GB, I doubt Kono would get any extra, if any. Maybe 2 or 3 sets for replacement at best.

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #226 on: Wed, 17 April 2019, 03:51:48 »
Just another quick update. The set should be made arrive in the warehouse in June 26 or earlier.


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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #227 on: Mon, 13 May 2019, 23:01:16 »
PSA : extras can be pre-ordered from Kono starting now : https://kono.store/products/gmk-shoko?variant=12331061313636

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GMK Shoko Update!
« Reply #228 on: Tue, 04 June 2019, 15:00:04 »
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GMK Shoko Update | 6 June 2019
« Reply #229 on: Tue, 11 June 2019, 15:22:57 »
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Re: GMK Shoko Update | 6 June 2019
« Reply #230 on: Tue, 11 June 2019, 16:43:09 »
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bruh

edit: i can't read, those are two different updates. about to start vs almost complete
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Re: GMK Shoko Update | 6 June 2019
« Reply #231 on: Tue, 11 June 2019, 17:28:01 »
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bruh

edit: i can't read, those are two different updates. about to start vs almost complete

That's correct.
Looks like we're looking around July to receive our sets.

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #232 on: Wed, 12 June 2019, 04:41:46 »
i hope there will be extras..
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #233 on: Thu, 13 June 2019, 20:15:30 »
Nice news from kono
Shoko production is complete and is now being packaged! We expect sets to arrive around July based on the current timeline

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« Reply #234 on: Thu, 13 June 2019, 20:18:16 »
Nice news from kono
Shoko production is complete and is now being packaged! We expect sets to arrive around July based on the current timeline

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #235 on: Fri, 14 June 2019, 04:47:03 »
Ready like a hyena for extras!

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GMK Shoko Update 6/27 | 3/4 Week Fulfillment
« Reply #236 on: Thu, 27 June 2019, 15:58:21 »
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #237 on: Thu, 27 June 2019, 16:52:24 »
Some of the sets have shipped for the EU region, US should be in 3-4 weeks. Thank you for your patience, the ride is almost over.

Jae from Top Clack already got his set, just note his pics aren't a 100% accurate.






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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko UPDATE and New Renders!: Last Day
« Reply #238 on: Thu, 27 June 2019, 16:57:03 »
Damn that looks crisp af

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #239 on: Thu, 27 June 2019, 17:05:50 »
Great news!

I think it looks pretty close, doesn’t it?

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #240 on: Thu, 27 June 2019, 17:51:59 »
 :eek:

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #241 on: Thu, 27 June 2019, 20:12:20 »
excited to receive mine!

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #242 on: Thu, 27 June 2019, 20:37:57 »
the first pic looks more pale and blue-ish.
I wonder how it will turn out  :)

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #243 on: Thu, 27 June 2019, 22:06:54 »
Word up on the follow up.

Let's roll'em out.

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #244 on: Thu, 27 June 2019, 22:49:16 »
Glad i joined this GB, eventho there is hiccup here and there it is a wanoderful set
def in again if there is R2... with weeb legend :p

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #245 on: Fri, 28 June 2019, 01:35:38 »
Glad i joined this GB, eventho there is hiccup here and there it is a wanoderful set
def in again if there is R2... with weeb legend :p



R2 is probably gonna be in another year if it does happen, but that's a big if, and it does largely depend on the price/demand in the aftermarket of the set. But yep, if a R2 does happen: probably a few changes in the base kit for sure and hiragana+latin alphas only.


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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #246 on: Fri, 28 June 2019, 02:57:33 »
Missed the gb, but I am looking for a base set. If anyone wants to let go of their spot then please lmk via discord: Amino
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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #247 on: Fri, 28 June 2019, 13:14:22 »
regret not buying the spacebar kit, if anyone is selling theirs or extras will be listed - please let me know! excited for this set to come in :)

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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #248 on: Fri, 28 June 2019, 13:57:14 »
Missed the gb, but I am looking for a base set. If anyone wants to let go of their spot then please lmk via discord: Amino
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regret not buying the spacebar kit, if anyone is selling theirs or extras will be listed - please let me know! excited for this set to come in :)

I believe there will be a few extras on some of the vendors, I just don't know how much or what kits will be available, but I'd just keep on the lookout after they all shipped.


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Re: [GB] GMK Shoko Shipping Soon
« Reply #249 on: Wed, 03 July 2019, 06:59:45 »
If you want another point of view




Some fresh unpached Shoko. I really like it   :thumb: