Cover of Small Robots

Latest updates

Time's running out!

Friday, 29 March 2019

Hey, everyone! Sorry for the sparse updates. For those of you who follow @smolrobots on Twitter, you'll know that work has been ongoing with the book for a while now and we're on schedule for a November publishing date. Here's where we're at: - The first draft (including all illustrations) was completed last November. - Editing took place earlier this year abd everyone's pretty happy with…

Stretch goals!

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Hello, everyone!

Now that the book has been fully-funded, it's time to introduce some stretch goals. These are freebies that every backer will get if the total reaches a certain milestone above 100%.

So, the first stretch goal is a PDF featuring art that will eventually be included in the book. We're working hard on the manuscript right now, but it'll be some time before you get to see any of…

100% funded!

Monday, 10 September 2018

Well, tonight the book was fully-funded. I can't thank everyone enough for their support for this project and getting us to this point. There's still a long way to go - I have to figure out the best way to take an idea that began as a largely image-based Twitter account and make it into a book people will want to sit down and enjoy, and then I actually need to write and illustrate that!

It's been…


Friday, 10 August 2018

Hey, everyone - we just hit 70% funded! Thanks to everyone who's contributed. The new pledge levels just went up today, so now you can get hold of your own knitted Tinybot, some fridge magnets featuring Teabot and everyone's favourite pointer-at-cheese Dairybot and, most magnificently of all, a plush Bigbot! We're not precisely sure how that one's going to turn out yet, but it should be pretty cool…

60% funded and some general updates!

Sunday, 5 August 2018

Hello, everyone! This is Thomas, the strange little mind behind small robots.

As of just this minute, this campaign has hit 60% funded! Thank you to everyone who's pledged so far - to get to this point after just 10 days is honestly incredible.

Traditionally, this is the point where I'd say that I never expected this kind of success and I'm shocked and delighted to have come so far in such…

50% funded!

Wednesday, 1 August 2018

Less than a week into this campaign and we're halfway to the finish line! Thank you all so much for supporting this project. Unicornbot seems pleased:

40% funded!

Monday, 30 July 2018

Hi, everyone! We've hit 40% of the funding target, which is great after just four days! Here's Pupperbot showing its appreciation...

30% funded!

Saturday, 28 July 2018

30% funded now! This is amazing: thank you all so much. Look how happy you've made Spiderbot:


20% funded!

Friday, 27 July 2018

Wow! 20% funded in under 24 hours! Thank you so much. Notokaybot is pretty okay with this!


10% funded!

Thursday, 26 July 2018

Thank you to everyone who has pledged already! We've already passed 10% of the target. Tinybot is very pleased:

Publication date: February 2020
119% funded
501 backers