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    Tuesday January 19, 2021
  • Anniversary Crowdfunding Underway for Shogun Warriors Rarity Machine Blaster

    Limited-edition goods and rare items are on offer

    Blocker Gundan 4 Machine Blaster is a long-forgotten mecha anime remembered by loyal fans and eager collectors. This month, a crowdfunding campaign has kicked off to digitize the series's entire run — and patrons can get their hands on super-rare goods! Find out more about the initiative after the jump.

  • Monday December 14, 2020
  • Sister Princess Project Unveils Aria's 3D Visual as Virtual YouTuber

    The select five sisters' virtual live concert will be streamed for free on February 14, 2021

    In the latest 62nd episode streamed on the Sister Princess franchise's official YouTube channel last night, Karen, one of the 12 sisters who has been active as a virtual YouTuber, finally revealed a 3D visual of Aria (CV: Nana Mizuki). Now, the visuals of all five sisters who will be participating in the upcoming virtual live concert have been introduced. Meet the 2021 version Aria after the jump!

  • Saturday December 12, 2020
  • Gaina's Masamune Date-nicle Gets an Upgrade for April Theatrical Screening

    Proceeds from the plussed version will fund continued reconstruction after the Great East Japan Earthquake

    Gaina's regional anime Masamune Date-nicle is coming to the big screen this spring, and for a good cause! The historical adventure will be bigger and better, and raising funds for reconstruction in Tohoku. Hit the jump to find out more!

  • Tuesday December 8, 2020
  • Pop in Q Launches Crowdfunding Campaign for Sequel Novel and PV

    The magical musical anime has plans to return with the help of fans

    Toei's 60th anniversary film Pop in Q has lived on long past the year of its premiere. Four years later, it's on to its next project: a sequel novel and anime PV. Crowdfunding is underway, and with more than a month to go, they're halfway to their goal. Find out more after the jump!

  • Monday November 23, 2020
  • Postponed Sister Princess Virtual Live Concert Newly Set for February 14, 2021

    Mamoru's 3DCG visual is also revealed, Aria will follow on December 14

    This must be the best Valentine's Day gift for all big brothers! In the latest 59th episode streamed last night, Karen, one of the 12 sisters who has been active as a virtual YouTuber, announced that the postponed virtual live concert by its select five sisters is newly set for February 14, 2021. Check out the latest information including Mamoru's 3DCG visual.


  • Friday October 30, 2020
  • Animefund Launches Crowdfunding Campaign to Support Seitokai Yakuindomo The Movie 2

    The release of the film has been postponed to January 1, 2021

    On November 4, a Chiba-based company Animefund will launch a crowdfunding campaign to support the forthcoming second feature film adaptation of Tozen Ujiie's four-panel school comedy manga Seitokai Yakuindomo on November 4, 2020. The company's press release writes that it will be an entertainment-type crowdfunding campaign that allows fans to fulfill their desire to support and enjoy the film together. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Thursday October 29, 2020
  • Sister Princess Virtual Live Concert is Postponed to Early Spring of 2021

    The crowdfunding for the concert by five sisters collected a huge 53 million yen

    The official website for the Sister Princess franchise's 20th-anniversary project announced today that the highly-anticipated virtual live concert by its select five sisters - Karen, Sakuya, Kaho, Mamoru, and Aria, is postponed to the early spring of 2021. It was originnaly slated for December of this year. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Wednesday October 28, 2020
  • Dropkick on My Devil! Season 3 TV Anime Title Revealed, Will Air in 2022

    4 cities around Japan will help contribute funds through the "Hometown Tax" system

    At an event in Tokyo today, it was revealed that the title for the third season, which airs in 2022, of Dropkick on My Devil!! will be Dropkick on My Devil! X. On top of that, four visuals for the franchise were released representing the towns that will help out with production costs. Check them out after the jump!

  • Friday October 2, 2020
  • Crowdfunding Campaign for Dropkick on My Devil! Season 3 Reaches Its Goal Only in 33 Hours

    The next season is planned to be aired in 2022

    As reported, a crowdfunding campaign for the third season of the Dropkick on My Devil! TV anime kicked off at 12:00 p.m. on September 30, 2020 (JST). And its goal of 20 million yen (about 189,000 US dollars) was easily reached only in 33 hours. Now the TV anime third season officially gets the green light. Hit the jump for more.

  • Monday September 28, 2020
  • Become an Anime Star During the Dropkick on My Devil! Season 3 Crowdfunding Campaign

    Backers can also choose titles for individual episodes or the whole third season

    Need more Dropkick on My Devil! goodness? You'll be getting it! A new crowdfunding campaign is seeking funds for a third season. Backer rewards include original art, and appearance in the anime, and the opportunity to name the upcoming season. Get details after the jump!

  • Thursday September 24, 2020
  • Sister Princess Crowdfunding Finally Collected Huge 53 Million Yen, 267% of Its Initial Goal

    The virtual live concert by the five sisters is set to be held for free in December

    The Sister Princess franchise's crowdfunding finally ended its 16-day campaign at 23:59 on September 23 (JST), having raised 53,478,175 yen from 1,472 supporters, which was a huge 267 percent of its initial goal of 20 million yen. Why has it become so successful? Let's consider the two main reasons for it after the jump.

  • Wednesday September 23, 2020
  • Sister Princess Crowdfunding Has Already Collected Twice More Than Its Initial Goal

    Mamoru will make a guest appearance on the phone in Karen's special birthday program tonight

    One day before the last day, the Sister Princess franchise's crowdfunding campaign has already collected an impressive 43,371,800 yen, 216 percent of its initial goal of 20 million yen. That amount is more than enough to realize its two stretch goals - Karen's swimsuit costume and a full album performed by five sisters. Hit the jump for more details.

  • Friday September 18, 2020
  • Anime Feminist Launches Crowdfunding for Podcast Transcriptions

    Followup to 2018 campaign aims to fund transcripts for more Chatty AF episodes

    Anime Feminist is seeking to raise funds again through Patreon and Ko-fi to continue paying for podcast transcriptions, and readers and the rest of the community can do their part to help. Read on for details.