Last week, Nozomi Entertainment hit it’s goal for its dubbed home video release of Emma: A Victorian Romance, halfway through its month-long Kickstarter campaign. With nearly a thousand backers and 9 days left in the campaign (as of writing), it’s trending towards $178,733 according to Kickstarter analytics site Kicktraq. That’s just over $1,000 away from the Stretch Goal of $180,000, which will unlock a dub of the second season.
It appears that manga author Kenichi Sonoda (Gunsmith Cats) has developed a taste for the opportunities that crowdfunding presents, because at Anime Central 2018, a Kickstarter campaign was announced for the creation of an original 5 minute+ anime featuring the "Roadbuster" Bean Bandit as well as other characters from Gunsmith Cats. Hit the jump to learn more.
Under the Dog, a 2016 original anime with direction by Masahiro Andō and animation by Kinema Citrus and Orange, is heading to Japanese theaters in June for a limited, 2-week theatrical release in a special edition version entitled Under the Dog Jumbled. Hit the jump to learn more.
Ever wished you could help a Kickstarter with your creativity? Now you can! Upcoming game Kill the Unicorns is blazing ahead of its stretch goals, but donating isn't the only way you can help. Flex your creative muscles and cosplay, sing, and create to unlock stretch goals for this unique campaign. More info after the jump!
Live the Versailles life in Ambition: A Minuet in Power, now live on Kickstarter! The procedurally-generated visual novel will require you to charm, lie, and seduce your way to the top of Revolutionary France. Learn more and show your support after the jump.
Crowdfunded anime UNDER THE DOG is one step closer to making it to television! Their upcoming Special Edition will feature new music and a live-action prequel. But it needs your help to make its goal. Hit the jump to see what's in store!