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New Totome Mobile Phone Game On The Way

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Totome, a new mobile phone game for both Android and iPhone platforms, is on the way. The game allows you to play as a Totome [a totem-pole like creature composed of an eagle, fox and guardian] with legs and the object is to run as far as you can away from arrows being fired at […]

Review: "Patema Inverted (UK Kickstarter Project/Theatrical Release)": Makes Your Spirit Soar

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The opening moments of Patema Inverted successfully grab one’s attention and curiousity. As we watch through what appears to be a video camera and hear panicked, static-riddled cries in different languages, a city’s worth of buildings begin to rupture and float upwards into the vast sky. Instead of being a misguided attempt to turn Pixar’s […]

Comic Writers Try To Get A Leg Up On Kickstarter

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Famous Mexican general Santa Anna used to have two good legs – then one of them got shot by a cannon and had to be amputated – all fairly standard fare for 1838 as far as war injuries go. But then Santa Anna decided to get weird – he had his amputated leg buried with […]

Anime Limited "Patema Inverted" Kickstarter Now Live

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As mentioned previously, Anime Limited’s Kickstarter to produce a lavish collector’s edition of Patema Inverted is now underway. Over the next 30 days the project hopes to raise £16,000 to produce a luxury release of the film sourced from the similar release seen in Japan. As with all Kickstarters a range of donation bands are […]

Anime Limited Launching Kickstarter For Definitive Edition of "Patema Inverted"

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Already having announced a limited theatrical release, Scotland based UK anime licensor Anime Limited will begin a Kickstarter campaign for Patema Inverted. Due to launch 2nd May for a planned release in October, the Kickstarter will enable the company to reproduce and translate various extras (both digital and physical) from the Japanese Deluxe Edition including […]

Anime Limited Launches Kickstarter To Dub and Release 'Mai Mai Miracle'

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UK based anime licensor Anime Limited have begun a Kickstarter campaign in order to fund a release of 2009 film Mai Mai Miracle. Receiving the blessing of director Suano Katabuchi (whose credits include Kiki’s Delivery Service and Black Lagoon), the Kickstarter has passed its initial goal and is now on track for an initial stretch […]

Disney Veterans Launch First Kickstarter to Produce Animated Feature Film

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Aaron Blaise and Chuck Williams, veterans of the Disney Animation Studios, have launched the first Kickstarter project to produce an animated feature film. Titled “Art Story,” the movie will center on a boy and his grandfather who get stuck in the world of paintings, and must find their way home while foiling the plans of […]

E32013: Independent’s Day

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Xbox what? Sony how? Nintendo why? While the so-called “Big Three” gaming console makers will certainly hog the spotlight at this week’s Electronic Entertainment Expo [E3] in Los Angeles, there are a few other players in the gaming market that may see the light at the end of the tunnel by the time the show […]

Video Game High School Joins 48 FPS Clique

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The initial season of the YouTube comedy series “Video Game High School” – about a boy who attends the world’s most prestigious gamer school in a world dominated by professional gaming – was a nine-episode success that generated 55 million views despite the paltry 24 frames per second rate that YouTube supports. But with the […]

Crowdfunding and the Future of Animation

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With the rise of Kickstarter, more and more people in the entertainment industry are turning to crowdfunding with the hope that the general public will be more receptive of their ideas than the executives that they usually work with. However, while it’s somewhat common to see a game developer or a movie director going it […]

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