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Old 01-27-2017, 07:25 PM   #76 (permalink)
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I think I'm done with BW. It's clear that his interests lie elsewhere, and his time has been completely consumed by supporting firebrand politics and wasting time as a businessman. I don't want to reward that by giving him my hard earned money.
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Old 01-27-2017, 07:54 PM   #77 (permalink)
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I think I'm done with BW. It's clear that his interests lie elsewhere, and his time has been completely consumed by supporting firebrand politics and wasting time as a businessman. I don't want to reward that by giving him my hard earned money.

It is tough. It has gone from Benchwarmer being one of the top searches for us on card sites to now not really having any interest. We were getting bored with the same exact photo shots of the models in nearly every release. Then he decided to put more of his focus on the election cards since he's an outspoken Trump supporter. Now with the latest news about the Kickstarter...people pledged over $68,000 to him and now a year & a half later he's essentially saying we're not making the book anymore, oh well. Thanks for the cash though. We're just following him in his lagging interest in his own company
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Old 01-27-2017, 08:49 PM   #78 (permalink)
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I could see if they said they weren't able to print the book say 2-3 months after the campaign ended. However it was promised one date after enough & one printer after another before they said it would not be printed a whole year and a half later.

I would estimate the printing cost for the 125 books is less than $2500. They raised what $20k or more than the original goal and had nothing left over?
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Old 01-28-2017, 09:43 PM   #79 (permalink)
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We should make a competitor product! Who's with me?!!

Also, FWIW, powerseller, on eBay, has stated in the past that he converses with Wallos from time to time. I have been in some of powerseller's breaks and he is always asks for feedback relating to BW products and he would pass it along to Wallos.
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Old 01-30-2017, 05:20 PM   #80 (permalink)
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Wow, I missed this most recent update on the Dreamgirls Saga.

I don't want this to get political, BUT...

I've known Wallos was a Trump supporter for some time. I am decidedly NOT a Trump supporter, but hey, whatever... I don't have to agree with his politics to enjoy our shared appreciation for beautiful women.

We're about to see a THIRD political product see release from this guy, all while he could have easily been putting effort into the Dreamgirls project... a project that was fully funded and had a fanbase expecting a return on their investment. I can no longer support Wallos or any future product he releases.
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Old 02-12-2017, 09:59 PM   #81 (permalink)
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Did anyone who joined & asked for a refund get it yet? Looks like BW is not returning emails now..
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Old 03-01-2017, 08:14 PM   #82 (permalink)
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" For now, we can guarantee the delivery of the cards by the end of February." - Excerpt of posted update on Kickstarter.

So, who got their cards?
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" For now, we can guarantee the delivery of the cards by the end of February." - Excerpt of posted update on Kickstarter.

So, who got their cards?

I'm still waiting on a reply to an email from January 27. What do you think?
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Old 03-02-2017, 03:46 PM   #84 (permalink)
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" For now, we can guarantee the delivery of the cards by the end of February." - Excerpt of posted update on Kickstarter.

So, who got their cards?
Nothing here yet.. I figure since its due to be released next Wed we should have something by next week I would think..
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Old 03-09-2017, 08:07 PM   #85 (permalink)
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Some DG cards showing on ebay now so did anyone receive their boxes yet??
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Anyone get their refund package or anything for that matter....nothing here....complete rubbish!
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Old 03-09-2017, 08:33 PM   #87 (permalink)
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Anyone get their refund package or anything for that matter....nothing here....complete rubbish!
I see no reason why those that asked for a refund didn't get it by now. I'm waiting on a signed DG box that I thought would show by now but still waiting.
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Nothing but radio silence. I'm getting very tempted to just dump the remaining BW stock I have and be done. This has been handled so poorly I've already written off my kickstarter donation (because that is basically what it was at this point). Just seems like Brian is more worried about what Trump had for breakfast today than his business.

LRV - was the box you're waiting on from Brian from the kickstarter or did you purchase one elsewhere?
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LRV - was the box you're waiting on from Brian from the kickstarter or did you purchase one elsewhere?
Its from the Kickstarter..
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Old 03-10-2017, 10:06 AM   #90 (permalink)
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This is why I am always wary of Kickstarter and the like. Where is the checks and balances? Kickstarter should be more involved with this stuff. They don't seem to ever care. They get their piece of pie and then move on. I contributed $200 to Super Troopers 2 and personally have not been thrilled with the lack of information and videos from them. Still, I know it's coming. This Benchwarmers fiasco though is shameful. Is this clown going to be at The National? If so, people need to grill him over this and not let him get away from it.
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Old 03-11-2017, 11:30 PM   #91 (permalink)
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So are people still waiting for boxes of Dreamgirls from Kickstarter? Supposedly, I heard the Kickstarter was only for the Dreamgirls "preview" set. I thought it was for the main release? Am I wrong?
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No, they sent the original boxes. People have been waiting for a book that has been in production/at a printer (whatever else excuse) about 4 times in the last year and a half. They promised to send out boxes of Dreamgirls by the end of February for everyone. Nothing has happened or been communicated, as far as I know. They don't answer emails and I haven't checked back on the page since the beginning of March. It's a disaster. I think the original "target" was something like $20k, and they raised something crazy like $60k and yet everyone can't even get email responses as to what's going on.
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Old 03-12-2017, 12:17 AM   #93 (permalink)
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Oh ok, I got confused with the new main release out now. I thought people were waiting for their cases/boxes of this, not the Preview cases/boxes.
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I just looked at the latest comment on the Kickstarter page and now the signed boxes Brian promised have NOT been signed yet..

I just sent him an email requesting a refund as this is beyond ridiculous now..
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I enjoyed my 8 box case. Card stock is good and I liked the design. Hits are consistent with what other people got in their case so overall a good product despite the long wait.
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Old 03-17-2017, 05:34 PM   #96 (permalink)
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I just looked at the latest comment on the Kickstarter page and now the signed boxes Brian promised have NOT been signed yet..

I just sent him an email requesting a refund as this is beyond ridiculous now..
Brian got back to me and said my refund check is going out today so we'll see..
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Any chacne they will be doing a Dream Girls update cause I sure ain't seeing any Jaslyn kiss cards or relics on ebay or anywhere?
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Any chacne they will be doing a Dream Girls update cause I sure ain't seeing any Jaslyn kiss cards or relics on ebay or anywhere?
I wouldn't be surprised, I'm sure some stuff has been held back to put in future archive or update products, it seems to be the norm these days
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Any chacne they will be doing a Dream Girls update cause I sure ain't seeing any Jaslyn kiss cards or relics on ebay or anywhere?
I have seen some Jaslyn Ome kiss cards and relics in thepowersellers breaks on Youtube.

He has been commenting that there seems to be sets of girls that run through different cases, that there were a bunch of models who didn't show up until the last day or 2 in his breaks and that the girls who were all over the first cases pretty much vanished. If you feel like watching his recap videos you should see some Jaslyn.
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I have seen some Jaslyn Ome kiss cards and relics in thepowersellers breaks on Youtube.

He has been commenting that there seems to be sets of girls that run through different cases, that there were a bunch of models who didn't show up until the last day or 2 in his breaks and that the girls who were all over the first cases pretty much vanished. If you feel like watching his recap videos you should see some Jaslyn.
Probably due to hand collation.
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