Why isn't my country listed to ship to?
I had to really sit down and figure out the most cost effective way of getting the book to fans overseas. Unfortunately some countries are just too costly (Some are 60 bucks just for shipping!) and places like Brazil become a crap shoot on whether or not the book would even get to the fan. So I made sure to have a pdf download version to allow fans to still own it. Last updated: Thu, Sep 1 2016 6:17 pm EDT
What's the difference between hard back cover and edition?
The only difference is that I'm an idiot and changed the wording while I was adding in the rewards. Both versions are the same hard cover. Last updated: Sun, Sep 4 2016 11:27 pm EDT
Why is shipping X amount of dollars?
The world hates independent artists in the sense of shipping items. I've had to limit what countries I can ship to and nix some all together due to the insane costs to ship items. As much as I would love to offer free shipping or dirt cheap shipping, if I did such, there's a potential of draining the KS funds and having to dip into my personal funds. Which is never a good thing. So I tried to balance out the shipping and even still some countries that are only 25 can charge up to 30 bucks. Last updated: Sun, Sep 4 2016 11:27 pm EDT
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