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Anime Limited & STUDIO4°C Global ‘Mind Game’ Kickstarter Hits Initial Target Within Hours

by Grant Whiteon March 30, 2017
Anime Limited have partnered with STUDIO4°C to run a Kickstarter aimed to offer Masaaki Yuasa’s surreal animated film Mind Game on Blu-ray and DVD to a global audience. Anime Limited generally work within the UK and France but this specific Kickstarter will produce region free discs available to all interested global audiences who wish to financially […]

Home Of My Memories: A New Crowdfunded Animated Short

by Peter Paltridgeon December 27, 2016
Ana Portillo & Javier Méndez of El Paso, Texas have worked on several projects together — Javier on the creative end and Ana handling the financial side. Now they’re putting together their first computer-animated short, “Home Of My Memories.” “Home” is described as “about a grandfather, who teaches his grandson to build a little model […]

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“Glass Ceiling”: A New Crowdfunded Animated Short

by Peter Paltridgeon December 19, 2016
“Glass Ceiling” is a cartoon short now under production at the Savannah College of Art and Design, directed and Produced by Cierra Maach (currently a Senior at Savannah). Cierra is commanding a twenty-two member team, made up of her classmates, to work on the animation. It’s an abstract short where a man and a woman […]
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Hearts Are Wild In This Crowdfunded Animated Short, “In A Heartbeat”

by Peter Paltridgeon December 13, 2016
There’s a saying that the heart wants what it wants. A new short under production by two students at the Ringling College of Art and Design takes that concept to its extreme. Sherwin is a shy, closeted boy who dreams of his crush object Jonathan but is too scared to make his feelings public. That’s […]

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Rick & Morty Creators Writing For New MST3K

by Peter Paltridgeon December 10, 2015
The MST3K Kickstarter is within its final hours, and co-creator Joel Hodgson is pulling out all the stops. At this point enough has been raised for a nine-episode season, but if just one more million can be gathered by the time the buzzer sounds, they can guarantee a full twelve episodes. And what a season […]
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Patton Oswalt Joins Cast Of New MST3K Season

by Peter Paltridgeon November 30, 2015
Two big milestones for the Mystery Science Theater 3000 Kickstarter today: for one thing, it crossed the 60% threshold, which means six episodes are now guaranteed to be produced. But the bigger news is that the second Mad has been revealed, and it’s very evident now they went for some intentional geek stunt-casting: it’s Patton […]

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MST3K Revival Kickstarter Reveals New Cast Members

by Peter Paltridgeon November 23, 2015
In the not too distant future, Mystery Science Theater 3000 will be coming back with a new season of riffs and references heretofore unheard (imagine Crow saying things like “cell phone”). You likely already know about the Kickstarter that has so far raised $2,521,127 at the time this article was written, which is over the […]

Joel Hodgson Launches Kickstarter Campaign To Bring Back “Mystery Science Theater 3000”

by Grant Whiteon November 11, 2015
Beloved by generations of fans the world over, Mystery Science Theater 3000 (MST3K) popularised the concept of riffing in which bad media watching is made tolerable by witty jokes at its expense. Interest in continuing the show never died following its unfortunate TV cancellation but rights issues made this impossible, with the groups responsible for […]

Toonzone @ MCM London Comic Con October 2015 – LeSean Thomas “Cannon Busters” Panel

by Grant Whiteon November 4, 2015
Held in the ExCel Platinum Suite, the Cannon Busters panel was chaired by Manga/Animatsu representative Jerome Mazandarani and Cannon Busters creator LeSean Thomas. Cannon Busters is an animated series covering the adventures of S.A.M., a friendship robot who is a companion to a prince of an affluent kingdom that produces robots.  When a sorcerer wielding […]

Shenmue 3 Will Become A Reality Thanks To Kickstarter

by Peter Paltridgeon June 16, 2015
Talk about a day of megaton announcements. An FFVII remake, a release date for The Last Guardian, and Shenmue 3 all happened within two hours. All three were announced during Sony’s E3 conference. The latter happened when Shenmue creator Yu Suzuki took the stage to announce….a Kickstarter. People have been asking him for the game […]