"Anime Chick Idol" Momochi Minami Crowd Funds Light Novel

Kasuga Yasunori, an author of Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex spin-off novels and literary adviser on Kenji Kamiyama's works will be writing

Self-proclaimed “the world’s first anime chick idol” Momochi Minami is now set to be the star of her own sci-fi ninja comedy light novels thanks to a Green Funding campaign that topped its 1,000,000 yen goal with 1,852,300yen ($17k) pledged. Kasuga Yasunori, an author of Ghost in the Shell: Stand Alone Complex spin-off novels and literary adviser on Kenji Kamiyama's works will be writing and bishoujo art veteran Techno Fuyuno providing the cover art. 

 

An initial print run of 1,000 copies of the book will be sold on Amazon Japan and Asagaya Anime Street.

 

Before becoming the heroine of this adventure "19 year-old" Momochi Minami is an Akihabara ambassador, DJ, singer/dancer, and special attraction at all sorts of otaku events. 

 

 

Momochi Minami trying out her English...

 

Vice Japan's profile... click CC for subtitles... 

 

 

via netlab

 

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Scott Green is editor and reporter for anime and manga at geek entertainment site Ain't It Cool News. Follow him on Twitter at @aicnanime.

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