Update #1: July 6 2016. Payment made to WoB for production.
Update #2: July 24 2016. Timeline for production is given to me.
Update #3: July 31 2016. Mold and design has been 100% finalized.
Update #4: Aug 4 2016. Jchan94 updates the process for this (he forgot he didn’t put updates).
Projected timeline (hopefully it will be on time).
Production is estimated to start August 25.
Finalized Production Unit will be done August 31st.
Production finishes estimated Sept 20th.
Orders sent out Sept 31st.
Update #5: Aug 31 2016. We are a few days behind schedule, and should receive final production models this week :).
Update #6: Sep 18 2016. We hit a little snag in production. WoB has updated me with an October ship date. More news to come as we find out. To note, there was a small error in the production of the forehead so we have to fix that part in order to go into full production mode.
Update #7: Sept 23 2016. WoB told me that we should end production by the end of of September, but please expect this to drop in October.
Update #8: Sept 28 2016. WoB has informed me that we will have them mid October. Expect shipment to follow that!
Update #9: Oct 21 2016. 100% Shipped. Extras Available!
Inspired by childhood cartoons, WK-001 Night Unicorn & WK-001 Sunshine Unicorn were created in order to fulfill the gap between Japanese Anime & the mechanical keyboard community. This keycap was made in collaboration with Wobkeyboard.com who is notable for creating some of the most unique, and infamous keycaps such as the Dark Lord & Corrupted Master.
Details about the WK-001
- The forehead, eyes, and chin are made with translucent resin, but only the eyes will allow backlight to shin throug.
- Night Unicorn is made with Purple translucent resin on the eyes, forehead, and chin.
- Sunshine Unicorn is made with Red & Yellow translucent resin on the eyes, forehead, and chin.
- Cherry MX / Gateron stem
- The Night Unicorn will be run in a LIMITED RELEASE in this preorder, and will never be released again.
- Extra units of Night Unicorn will be made in this batch, but the extra units will not be sold in excess, and no active stock will be kept.
Notes about Pre-Order / Pre-Order Terms
- This listing is a preorder, and charging will not occur until July 1st, 11:59PM. If this date changes, you will receive a notification via email.
- Once the keycap is ready for production, charging will incur.
- Once production is underway, it will take 4-8 weeks for production to finish.
- Do Not Buy with other items. If other items are bought with this, the complete order will be canceled.
- Pre-Orders can be canceled during Pre-Order period, but cannot be canceled once production has started.
- Pre-Order period is 3 weeks, and will end on July 1st, 11:59PM. If this date changes, you will receive a notification via email.