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THE KICKSTARTER ENDS IN
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Original Crunchyroll Article


"Riding Bean" Kickstarter Launches - Meets Goal In 50 Minutes





About the Project


One of the classics of the original Anime OVA boom, Riding Bean is acclaimed character designer SONODA Ken'ichi's gasoline and gunpowder-fueled 46-minute joyride around Chicago, featuring original music by Phil Perry & David “Creatchy” Garfield.


Key People

Robert Woodhead is one of the founders of AnimEigo, one of the original wave of Anime releasing companies. Over the years AnimEigo has released hundreds of Anime and Samurai film titles in both dubbed and subtitled form. He's the creative and technical guy.

UEKI Natsumi is Robert's wife and partner. She's a level-headed businesswoman who describes her career as "a quarter-century of successfully preventing Robert from bankrupting the company."

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$130,000 - English Commentary Track with Anime Historian Gilles Poitras

Anime historian? How can I get this job?
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130K stretch goal reached!
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cyberfaust wrote:
Anime historian? How can I get this job?

Yes.
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bathroom64 wrote:


cyberfaust wrote:
Anime historian? How can I get this job?

Yes.



Gilles Poitras (born in Quebec) is an author of books relating to anime and manga. He is a librarian at Golden Gate University in San Francisco, California. In addition to the books he has authored, Poitras also regularly contributed columns to Newtype USA, a former monthly magazine which covered anime and manga industry and related popular culture.

Poitras has appeared in several documentaries discussing various aspects of anime and manga fan culture, and has been a guest at over 20 fan and industry conventions.


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$135,000 - Reprint of Riding Bean Manga (in both digital form and in the artbook) - Reduced from $140k as a special thank-you!
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