A new platform for streaming anime and crowdfunding aims to take the best aspects of Kickstarter and sites like Crunchyroll in order to allow anime fans the chance to directly support their favorite shows in different ways. Hit the jump for all of the details on Anime Sols, set to launch in 2013, the forthcoming streaming portal with a twist. Updated with further info about Anime Sols.
An upcoming line of 45mm PCV "Tachumaru" figures crosses the heroes of venerable anime studio Tatsunoko with adorable animals. A number of the characters whose international prominence rose thanks to appearances in the videogame Tatsunoko vs Capcom will be featured, as will a few other well-knowns such as Speed Racer. Check them out after the jump!