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Patreon Closed 2020-06-30T11:50:18+00:00

It's finally time for me to leave Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/posts/important-im-to-37918063

I know it's earlier than I promised, sorry about that. I'm now registered to VAT and my taxes will get more complex. I rather leave early and focus on Steam money for some time than risk documenting stuff badly and getting in problems with Polish tax officials. Once again, sorry for the confusion.

However, I still have some requests to draw so join me on July streams, this Saturday and the following Monday. https://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/retirement?iso=20200704T16&p0=262&msg=vanripper%27s+July+Saturday+Stream&font=cursive&csz=1

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User #3186429 - 30 Jun 20 13:07
Good luck!! I'll still be supporting you!
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User #7601300 - 30 Jun 20 14:53
May whatever the most influential forces in this universe are somehow treat you favourably, man. I'll see you out there.
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User #26298782 - 30 Jun 20 14:11
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User #695492 - 30 Jun 20 15:16
End of an era, but the beginning of a new one, best of luck!
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User #37943719 - 30 Jun 20 12:26
I think your art is one of the most excellent in Korea! I'll wait for you :D
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User #37943719 - 30 Jun 20 12:35
Unbelievable!
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User #695492 - 10 Jun 20 14:32
So cool!
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User #36233404 - 8 Jun 20 20:02
Too bad, I missed the live ; -;
June 2020 Monday Stream starts now 2020-06-08T14:07:13+00:00
June 2020 Saturday Stream starts now 2020-06-06T14:12:16+00:00

Join in: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dbAqKQo6ZsA

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User #7601300 - 6 Jun 20 17:37
I was 3 hours late LOL Anyway, thanks for doing this. It was really fun to hear you talk for the first time and to see your process in a casual setting.
Important: I'm planning to close my Patreon
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It's been wild two years. Thanks to your support I was able to create my own cartoon (Daystone) and now my very own video game (Helltaker) You helped me bring my art to a new level. And you never asked anything in return. You are awesome! I'm eternally grateful!

Helltaker pancake recipe on Steam is selling nice. If all goes well, I'll try the "pay what you want" model on itchio before long. And I won't stop there. I'll soon reach the point where I can draw all day, not worrying about the money, hire people to help me and still release everything for free without any paywalls involved. My current situation can only be described as "It's time to buy a private helicopter!". With that in mind, I'm preparing to close my Patreon in the future.

Why?

Patreon is an amazing website - it helps artist when they need help the most. There are many artists out there who couldn't make their dreams without Patreon. I'm no longer among them. I'm not comfortable using Patreon when I have no problem funding my own projects myself. It just feels wrong. I know that most of you won't agree with me, you see this website differently, and it's alright. I'm just weird like that.

If you need more reason than that, then let me tell you that Patreon is a pain in the ass to tax in Poland. And the more you make, the more time you need to spend on taxes. Time I'd rather spend drawing more content.

Don't worry. I won't close it until I'm 100% confident. That means, it will stay open at least until the next billing cycle at the start of July. And even after I close it, I'll still keep the Patreon Discord server to stay in contact with all of you. If you are a Patron, and still haven't joined the server, now would be a good time. Learn how: https://support.patreon.com/hc/en-us/articles/212052266-Get-my-Discord-role

What's next?

I hope, despite me weirdness, you'll stay with me and look forward to my shenanigans. If you do, there will be many more ways to support me in the future. And tons of free content for you to enjoy. Follow me on twitter, it's the best source of vanripper news: https://twitter.com/vanripperart

And as always, I'm inviting you to join my daily streams. I'll be streaming this Saturday and the following Monday, stay tuned! https://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/payday?iso=20200606T16&p0=262&msg=vanripper%27s+June+Saturday+Stream&font=cursive&csz=1


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User #62748 - 6 Jun 20 01:37
I'm just happy for you: Helltaker's popularity is on the rise, and I think it's your breakthrough. Take care and best of lucks with whatever choice you make!
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User #235756 - 5 Jun 20 14:11
Will miss you. Take care and thanks for making great animations!
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User #99531 - 5 Jun 20 16:47
That's great that you're getting into sustainable territory with your projects! I'm glad I was able to support you during this period and look forward to seeing what you come up with next!
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User #24881341 - 5 Jun 20 16:47
Oh man.. what will happen to all the content on the patreon page?
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User #11210691 - 5 Jun 20 14:15
OMG! PLEASE NO! Yet that can't stop u, good luck.
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User #695492 - 9 Jun 20 05:18
Wishing you all the best :)
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User #579864 - 5 Jun 20 14:17
Keep on that climb and rise!~
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User #23199207 - 7 Jun 20 04:05
I bought he artbook on steam and i'm really happy with it, you have a great bussines model that i haven't seen before, since the patreon is going away i'd like to know if there is other place to see the images that you posted here.
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User #2280915 - 6 Jun 20 07:27
I'm so glad to here you've achieved that financial foundation to work from now! It's been great seeing all you've made and I'm still very thankful for the design you made on a stream! Helltaker was so much fun and had such excellent visuals, effects, and gameplay to boot. I can't wait to see what you have in store next!
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User #3929330 - 5 Jun 20 23:21
I'm glad to hear things are working out so well. I'll be sure to put the patreon money I was giving you to an artist who needs it more.
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User #25690839 - 5 Jun 20 14:46
How many patreon dollars do I need to donate to ride in your private helicopter? Aha. Good luck
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User #693711 - 5 Jun 20 23:55
I know I have a habit of getting clubs shutdown when I join them but this is a record in both time and it being a Patreon xD. I only just joined after finding your game and your instantly shutting it down xD
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User #692140 - 5 Jun 20 14:48
You had a great run on here! Silly question though,will your lovely posts remain viewable on here?
I just made a video game!
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I've made a short game about flirting demon girls! It's a really stupid game, but I'll be happy if you try it out. Also, it's free!

Play on STEAM: https://store.steampowered.com/app/1289310/Helltaker/


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User #8698021 - 18 May 20 11:47
This was such an awesome game. Artstyle was superb. All girls were super cute, especially Cerberus and Lucifer. Ended up buying artbook for them. Keep up good work
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User #693711 - 29 May 20 19:58
I didn't know who you are till i played your game. loved every second of it. Please make more.
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User #11841248 - 26 May 20 09:23
I love your game! The fact that Malina plays Heroes 3 gave me the dumbest smile and it hasn't gone yet. Thank you very much!
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User #29898337 - 14 May 20 03:40
cant wait to give you ten more bucks so i can get that sweet sweet pancake goodness.
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User #816665 - 30 May 20 08:17
Absolutely loved this game! The game play, the characters, everything! Would love to see more of the Helltaker crews antic, in game or comic format!
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User #11223129 - 20 May 20 05:12
I burnt my pancakes... that only means your recipe sucks or i do...hmm....well, this game is great, id even pay for it.
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User #9316689 - 16 May 20 17:50
I came here because of your game, it was that good. I am too poor to support the arts with actual money, so all I can offer is encouragement. Thanks for being talented.
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User #19190233 - 28 May 20 15:10
Hello, just want to say: I absolutely love your game, Dziękuję Ci SO MUCH for this little, sweet piece of art. And ... are there any possibilities for the sequel? I know, I know, the story is finished and you are not a fan of sequels...but still...I NEED to see more of these characters)
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User #35749733 - 20 May 20 07:42
Great game and great pancake instructions in the artbook. It strikes me!
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User #5499613 - 29 May 20 18:02
Hello VR, just wanted to say how much I enjoyed your game. I'll gladly support any future projects!
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User #34732684 - 11 May 20 12:30
yay!
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User #16631035 - 19 May 20 05:20
Did everyone find the secret ending?
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User #15301083 - 30 May 20 09:05
So glad i played this game. The music is a bop, the puzzles were the right level of difficult, girls are adorable and i need to see more of them. Really hoping for a sequel
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User #828294 - 3 Jun 20 03:27
Your game is sick!
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User #5215966 - 11 May 20 13:31
That's cool that you made a video game, congrats!
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User #8127260 - 11 May 20 12:31
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User #27615479 - 29 May 20 18:39
Indie game of the year lads.
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User #29945573 - 18 May 20 21:12
Okay beat the game, it was good. Guess im going for pancakes next payday
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User #29945573 - 11 May 20 13:20
neat, more games to kill corona holiday!
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User #25357060 - 11 May 20 23:31
Just beat the whole game. Yes, the whole of it. Short but sweet the whole time. Oh that's sweet. Oh god, that's a lot of sweetness.
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User #62748 - 4 May 20 23:05
I just love how expressive your work is :D
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User #695492 - 5 May 20 13:47
Awesome work!
May 2020 Monday Stream starts now 2020-05-04T14:13:57+00:00
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User #695492 - 7 Apr 20 00:19
Wonderful!
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User #19710231 - 6 Apr 20 19:54
ara ara? someone's got good tastes
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User #301965 - 6 Apr 20 22:51
Thank you again for drawing Prince Alimjan!
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Streaming on April 4th and 6th!

https://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/easter?iso=20200404T16&p0=262&msg=vanripper%27s+April+Stream&font=cursive&csz=1

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User #11244644 - 29 Mar 20 16:11
Yes... Wait, what are you going to be streaming?
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User #695492 - 10 Mar 20 03:53
So cool!
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User #695492 - 11 Feb 20 06:03
Such awesome work!
2nd February 2020 Stream starts now 2020-02-10T15:05:57+00:00
February 2020 Stream starts now 2020-02-08T15:16:55+00:00

Join in: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tMTQwP_T6L4

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User #695492 - 8 Feb 20 15:42
Cool!
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Featuring @PaulaHRDraws's cleric, AndryRock's Ripkaiser, @Cotta37218524's cat and other awesome requests from our patreon discord.


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User #695492 - 7 Jan 20 02:49
These are incredible!!!!
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User #19443271 - 10 Dec 19 14:09
Thanks van its allways awaome to watch you redraw this stuff, you did a grate job on mine X)
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User #2502283 - 11 Dec 19 18:00
Haha, my ramshackle friend finally made þe cut!
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User #695492 - 12 Dec 19 13:56
I love all of these!
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User #62748 - 10 Dec 19 14:19
So cute and full of character! I particularly loved the Gorgon & Applejack ^_^
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User #3929330 - 5 Nov 19 02:51
Love the serval gal.
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User #695492 - 5 Nov 19 04:01
So cool!
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User #62748 - 5 Nov 19 15:00
The expressions are awesome ^__^
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User #391638 - 29 Nov 19 16:16
Hey just a heads-up? Someone reposted a video from here without your permission. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_fuacSft3YA
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User #5215966 - 5 Nov 19 19:14
Great drawings.
2nd November 2019 Stream starts now 2019-11-04T15:05:27+00:00
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It's streaming time again! See you next week, on November 2nd! https://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/halloween?iso=20191102T16&p0=262&msg=vanripper%27s+November+Stream&font=cursive&csz=1

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User #695492 - 27 Oct 19 05:15
Cool!
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User #695492 - 6 Oct 19 05:21
Awesome work!
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User #22179518 - 6 Oct 19 13:01
I love everything that is happening here
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User #19846081 - 5 Oct 19 21:07
Bless you Vanripper
October 2019 Stream starts now 2019-10-05T14:05:36+00:00
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Welcome to all who joined after episode 3, and thanks for all the support! See you on the 5th October!

https://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/birthday?iso=20191005T16&p0=262&msg=vanripper%27s+October+Stream&font=cursive&csz=1

Be sure to post some requests on our Patreon Discord!

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User #22179518 - 30 Sep 19 04:20
Can't wait for it!
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User #695492 - 28 Sep 19 12:03
Cool!
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User #22934638 - 4 Oct 19 05:43
Yay
Daystone Episode 3
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3rd episode of the "Mary-Sue Sword Cat Adventures". Hope you like it! Episode featuring: Red Hunter Kocia Sabina, the Mad Queen of Gorgontown and Lucky Lubomir Kocia is visiting Old Gorgontown. Ancient gorgonfolk migrated out of this hive-fortress long ago. However, no scavengers who set to ransack the place ever return. Audio by Patryk Karwat: https://www.pkaudio.info/ Daystone Episodes Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL5pycTgSAvaDpa9cRLCNIfFC7yJCg30CD Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/vanripper Twitter: https://twitter.com/vanripperart Got questions? Check Daystone FAQ: https://www.patreon.com/posts/30227123

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User #490536 - 25 Sep 19 14:37
It was indeed amazing! I would have loved to know more about this world, but alas, onto the next thing!
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User #692140 - 25 Sep 19 18:24
Great work!
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User #99531 - 30 Sep 19 03:58
Your work never ceases to amaze! Fantastic episode and a nice high note to leave Daystone on. Looking forward to whatever you're cooking up next!
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User #695492 - 25 Sep 19 14:08
Thanks for all your hard and amazing work!
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User #5571685 - 25 Sep 19 14:15
So many questions! Great work!
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User #4934543 - 26 Sep 19 00:19
Worth the wait. Unexpected character interactions, but very sweet action.
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User #5215966 - 25 Sep 19 16:12
Excellent job, it came out great.
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Episode 3 comes out today. I might as well update the old faq.


Q: What software are you drawing in?

A: Photoshop CS 5


Q: What software you animate in?

A: Flash CS 6


Q: What tablet are you using?

A: Cintiq Pro 13


Q: Are you Russian?

A: Nope, I'm Polish. And sorry, I don't understand Cyrillic.


Q: What are those symbols with numbers at the end of the episodes?

A: Kocia's reputation among various factions out there.

Red Hunters and Blue Hunters always had a rivalry going on.

Pale Hunters are a bunch of crazy night worshippers - want both Red and Blue dead.


Q: Will there be more episodes in the future?

A: Probably not. https://www.patreon.com/posts/29229391


Q: So what are you working on right now?

A: Probably a super secret project. Stay tuned!


Q: You haven't posted for a [month/year/decade], are you dead?

A: I'm always dead, posting will never change that.


Q: I want to get better at drawing, can you give me any hints?

A: This is the best guide I know of: https://hubpages.com/art/how-to-draw-learn


Q: I want to learn Flash, can you give me any hints?

A: Watch some nice tutorials: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLLOekhFFnlWer7iqH4ckQIu-CCl-v38nx


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User #695492 - 25 Sep 19 09:20
(Thumbs up)
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User #3753358 - 25 Sep 19 13:02
Hope you don't mind extra questions in the comments: What is Kocia, and what does she do?
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User #4755515 - 3 Oct 19 15:21
A cat (Use an actual cat, someone on Discord asked), and she collects Daystones in exchange for "Glory and power!" something like that.
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User #695492 - 8 Sep 19 06:24
These all look so cool!
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User #62748 - 18 Sep 19 12:26
Awesome!
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User #16101316 - 8 Sep 19 10:56
Ricardo with łaciate wins all
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See you on the 7th! The usual hour.

https://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/vacation?iso=20190907T16&p0=262&msg=vanripper%27s+September+Stream&font=cursive&csz=1

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User #695492 - 31 Aug 19 07:47
Cool!
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User #3753358 - 31 Aug 19 04:27
where do you stream?
Short Daystone Postmortem
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With all 3 episodes done, it's time to decide - continue or move on? I pick the later. Hope you'll forgive me, but it's time to wrap things up. Daystone simply proved too big, too small and too repetitive.

It's too big?

And is growing with each episode.

They are getting longer and harder to make. Ep2 took 30 weeks. Ep3 took 38 to finish. Hiatus between episodes is getting out of hand. It was a mistake to do it all alone. If I ever do something like this again, I must first make sure I have a team of people I can trust.

It's too small?

But it's already too big, right?

Honest friends, after seeing an episode for the first time, often ask me: "That's it??" And I often feel the same. I too would like character developements, dialogues, buildups with satisfying endings - things that Daystone won't get within a reasonable deadline.

It's too repetitive?

In my opinion, the scariest of all.

It feels like I'm doing the same thing over and over again. Drawing similar looking cats, doing similar things. Views on my videos getting lower each year. Patreon support getting smaller each month. I better move my ass before I completely burn out!

So what's next?

Since Daystone's done, there will be no more Patreon sneak peaks. I'll still keep doing the request streams, though. So feel free to stay if that's your thing!

Also, be sure to follow me on Twitter if you don't want to miss my future projects!

I'd like to try new things. Grow, improve and expand my audience. Maybe a change of media would do me good? Videogames? Comics? I have a certain project already in the works. Should be ready next year... but I'll say no more! It's a secret project >.>

If you read that far, you must really care about the stuff I make! I should give you something in return. Let me share with you a little secret: https://youtu.be/uMv6ElqsIO4



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User #10000348 - 17 Aug 19 10:53
BTW i'd love it if there was a daystone pen and paper rpg. that'd be neat :)
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User #692140 - 20 Aug 19 16:54
It had a fantastic run,so long as you keep crafting more exciting artsy fun in one fashion or another!
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User #16101316 - 18 Aug 19 11:02
Moving to videogames could be really cool. But time consuming as well. Wold be nice to have small team on it too. I am programmer and now I started learning how to draw so I can make a project of my own. A long shot but could be fun. But maybe you would be intrested in some sort of colaboration? I am also from Poland if that makes things better :p
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 18:17
I'm learning some C# and hope to make some games too! On my own for now, but maybe I'll look to hire people in the future? Who knows? Keep working on your stuff! I'll want the best of the best in my team : D
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User #16101316 - 19 Aug 19 00:35
Good to now. C# means you messed around Unity. Same as me :D. If yoy decide to start gamedev please let us know on patreon on somewere. I keep in touch with gamedev comunity so I could get some more people involved.
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User #16255971 - 27 Sep 19 09:09
Hej Łukasz, będziesz pracował z Unity? Może zrobisz kontynuację Daystone właśnie w grze? To mogło by mieć duży potencjał, zważywszy na tym jak interesujący świat stworzyłeś, rzuć posta jak będziesz szukał game Dev, z chęcią pomogę :D
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User #8283982 - 17 Aug 19 05:31
Thank you, Lukasz, for daystone. I've left my thoughts on your video.
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 17:04
Glad you like it! And you are most likely right, Daystone was more suited for a game than a cartoon.
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User #20745897 - 19 Aug 19 22:23
Daystone is a great thing and it’s kinda sad that you are moving on. But I know that your future projects will be even greater! Many thanks for your hard work making Daystone
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User #527205 - 17 Aug 19 06:04
Pledge your patreon cause your original work was that inspiring to put a wedge at the back of my mind to one day come up with my own original series. I would suggest doing little scenes or situations that elaborate more on your world building. But it's understandable when it's starting to feel burnout from it.... Still you created an original series... Hope you can nurture it down the road
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 17:22
You should go for it! Make stuff! Just don't repeat my mistakes and make something too big. I hope I'll one day have tons of original settings. I've always been inspired by Supergiant Games. They create so many different worlds, but never stay for too long in one. They go and make new ones!
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User #9968764 - 19 Aug 19 00:16
Looking forward to whatever it is you make next van! If you feel like moving away from Daystone will be more enjoyable then it would be best for everybody for sure!
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vanripper - 19 Aug 19 04:01
I hope it will! Thank you for the kind words!
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User #2280915 - 17 Aug 19 05:21
Are you planning to continue making stills/wallpapers of the daystone world?
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vanripper - 19 Aug 19 03:38
I don't think so, for now I'd like to take a break from Daystone and try new things.
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User #2280915 - 19 Aug 19 03:53
Thats fair, I love your underlying style so I'll be sticking around to see what else you create for sure
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User #2280915 - 17 Aug 19 05:20
Absolutely understand needing to move on, thank you for giving us a satisfying trilogy
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vanripper - 19 Aug 19 03:43
Glad to hear that! You're one of the people who support me from the beginning. Thanks!
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User #3711628 - 25 Sep 19 14:25
I wouldn't kill this off so soon, it takes a long time to produce your work, but I think theirs potential in it's growth! plus we all love Kocia, lets be honest. I'd say if it's feeling too repetitive, take breaks, it lengthens breaks for us sure, but if you feel it's constantly samey, you do another project while Daystone is shelved temporarily, a sort of battery recharge. Personally, I feel you could turn this into an actual game, an RPG, kinda take the Lab-Zero approach with it (Look at Indivisible for an sort of inspiration with it) plus, I think you could design some crazy stuff with that, really build a world of your own, and make more lovable characters. In your post, I read you felt it was too big, thats understandable, I'd say find some people to work on a second patreon exclusively for Daystone, that way you can really work on what you want, really branch out with other things, but still keeps the project alive. I'd say make a video about finding people who are interested in tackling it with you, really brainstorm and such, and point a direction in a way you wanna go. I think you're in a position to find some help, and I think (for passion) people could grow it enough to make it a decent development for you to actually make it at a reasonable pace, and paying things off as well, etc However, if Daystone really is something you cannot tolerate anymore, or even look at, I understand wanting to completely cut ties, as sad as that is, I rather you be happy than feel stuck. also that moment when I realized I didn't need to be a patron to comment. lol;
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User #99531 - 17 Aug 19 08:16
Looking forward to seeing whatever new thing you decide to do!
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 17:53
You've been supporting me from the start. Thanks a lot!
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User #456104 - 25 Sep 19 14:10
I loved the series so I'm a little bit sad to see it ending, but I completely understand the reasons! Like many other people said, the run was really good, so thank you for doing it!! Can't wait to see what you'll come up with next o/ !!!
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User #178070 - 18 Aug 19 09:07
Animation is hard! But I hope you can find your next passion.
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 18:10
Whatever I'll do, animation will surely be part of it. I don't think I can live without animation, hehe.
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User #5755806 - 17 Aug 19 07:20
You do you, man! I feel like I should be sad but I'm not, I'm kinda glad actually, I wouldn't want you to feel burnout creating something you like. It sounds corny but your work is actually pretty inspiring, so whatever future projects are in the works I'm sure I'll enjoy and I'll certainly continue my support. Thanks for Daystone, can't wait for what's next!
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 17:38
I'm glad you understand! I hope my next project will be more... spicy? Daystone was cute, but maybe a little too tame, hehe.
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User #5990059 - 17 Aug 19 05:32
Aw man. I loved the Daystone series but I completely understand the reasoning for wanting to move on. Though the series doesn't necessarily have to die! You could always just turn the series into a comic or just make still images/pieces of art of the Daystone Universe! Either way, whatever you decide to do is fine by me!
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 17:10
Thanks! And true, it could work as a comic, or even just series of wallpapers. But for now I'd like to distance myself from Daystone themes, try different stuff. I'm curious what will happen.
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User #24877773 - 25 Sep 19 18:13
First of all, i loved daystone it inspired me a lot to start working on my own series and even try myslef at animation, tho i didn't know it is that time consuming. So i came with a nice solution and that is to make a webcomic with animated parts in it like particle effects or some short action scenes form time to time. You shoudl really try it it's a great mix of media and it will take far less time than animating a full episode.
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User #15521389 - 27 Sep 19 06:35
Yeeesss, that’s perfect!!! A webcomic, specifically on Webtoon, would be absolutely perfect. It would both fix the “too big” and the “too small” parts of it, because he’d take less time as there were far fewer frames, and since he could do more story based stuff in the context of a webcomic!
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User #6692324 - 17 Aug 19 16:57
Daystone episodes are fun to watch, but I became interested in your channel because of those original short clips. They were so smooth and stood out from anything I'd seen before. Your style is really appealing, maybe you just have to find a way to really show it off for minimum effort.
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 18:08
Thanks! I'll try doing smaller stuff.
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User #10000348 - 17 Aug 19 10:52
it'll be interesting to see what else you end up making. i bet it'll be awesome.
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 17:57
I'm happy to hear that!
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User #490536 - 18 Aug 19 12:32
That's a pity... I loved watching the episodes and WIPs. But whatever you do next, I'm sure it'll be amazing as well! Also loved episode 0 :D
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 18:19
Thanks! Glad you liked it : )
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User #695492 - 17 Aug 19 06:42
Sad but understandable, thanks for all your work and best of luck wherever you go next!
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vanripper - 18 Aug 19 17:25
Dave, you always have something nice to say ; D Thank you for your continuous support!!
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User #695492 - 19 Aug 19 00:09
No problem Vanripper, thanks for the response and for all your hard work :)
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User #695492 - 19 Aug 19 00:10
Also I love the marching golem.
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Now, the only thing left to do, is to send it to Patryk and wait for what sick audio he will come up with : D

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User #3790293 - 10 Aug 19 09:25
Finally! I was expecting this so much! <3
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Awesome!
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User #490536 - 10 Aug 19 10:44
The excitement!
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User #695492 - 10 Aug 19 14:12
Wooh, grats!
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Can’t wait 😍😍😍
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This is so EPIC!
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So cool, hope it goes well!
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Streaming on Saturday, August 3rd, 7am PT https://www.timeanddate.com/countdown/party?iso=20190803T16&p0=262&msg=vanripper%27s+August+Stream&font=cursive&csz=1

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User #695492 - 28 Jul 19 06:23
So cool!
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I'm so ready for this episode!
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So cool!
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