NATIONAL ENTERTAINMENT COLLECTIBLES ASSOCIATION AND 4K MEDIA INC. ANNOUNCE KICKSTARTER CAMPAIGN FOR EXCLUSIVE Yu-Gi-Oh! LICENSED GAME WALLET
Hillside, NJ - August 21, 2013 - Entertainment conglomerate National Entertainment Collectibles Association (NECA), alongside 4K Media Inc., the newly formed wholly-owned subsidiary of Konami Digital Entertainment, Inc., today launched a Kickstarter campaign for a Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Art branded Game Wallet designed by a fan vote exclusively for Kickstarter (See: http://neca.io/gamewallet).
"We are excited to deliver the world's finest game wallet designed specifically by Yu-Gi-Oh! players, for Yu-Gi-Oh! players," said Alexis Mueller, Director of Business and Legal Affairs at NECA.
"Yu-Gi-Oh! has an extremely dedicated and loyal fan base and we strive to continually meet their needs and expectations," said Jennifer Coleman, VP, Licensing & Marketing, 4KMedia. "We are proud to be able to work with NECA to get insight and opinions from Yu-Gi-Oh! players to create a product they have designed and are really looking forward to."
Kickstarter Launch for Choose Your Own Adventure Classic Stories
Chooseco hopes to raise $130,000 in funding for Choose 'Toons interactive cartoon apps
WAITSFIELD, Vermont, August 12, 2013 -- Today the R.A. Montgomery classic Choose Your Own Adventure® series launches a Kickstarter to fund production of an interactive cartoon for the iPad. Montgomery and his team hope to raise $130,000 on the crowd-funding site. Starting at $6 for early backers, Montgomery's publishing house Chooseco is reinventing the popular children's books for the 21st century.
GOTHITROPOLIS RAVENS KICKSTARTER FULLY FUNDED!!
July 2013 - Because of the tremendous response by action figure fans worldwide, the Four Horsemen Studios' Gothitropolis Ravens Kickstarter campaign became fully funded at $65,000.00 in less than 57 hours!!
From Jim, Eric and Cornboy – "We just want to send out our most heartfelt thanks to all of the action figure fans that have supported this project from all over the planet. A very special thanks goes out to all of the FANtastic FANatics (you know who you are) for all of the support and patience you've shown to us over the years. Without all of you being there to give us a kick in the pants when we've stumbled, we would've never have been able to pull this off, especially in such an incredibly short timespan. You guys did it! You helped to bring our vision to life from the very first vote in the FANtastic Exclusive project years ago all the way up to pushing this Kickstarter campaign across the finish line in an AMAZING amount of time! We can't begin to thank you enough! THANKS!!"
FOUR HORSEMEN'S GOTHITROPOLIS RAVENS KICKSTARTER OVER 50% FUNDED IN LESS THAN 24 HOURS!!
July 2013 - We went live with our Gothitropolis Ravens Kickstarter Friday morning at 12am and thanks to the tremendous support by all of the action figure fans out there we actually reached 50% of our $64,000.00 base goal in under 24 hours!! At the time of this writing we're nearing 75% fuly funded at $44,544.00! We NEVER expected things to go that well with this project that quickly and we want to take this opportunity to thank ALL of you from the bottom of our hearts for giving us the support and inspiration (not to mention the money) to finally bring the Gothitropolis Ravens to life!
FOUR HORSEMEN DESIGN'S GOTHITROPOLIS RAVENS KICKSTARTER APPROVED AND GOING LIVE THIS FRIDAY!
July 2013 - Four Horsemen - We've been a little quiet about our upcoming Kickstarter campaign for the Gothitropolis Ravens figures recently, and that's because we've been wrapping up the final details on the project and awaiting the final approvals from Kickstarter.
Well, our project was just given the green light by Kickstarter this morning and we'll be launching the Gothitropolis Ravens Kickstarter campaign at 12:00am EST this coming Friday, July 12th (midnight Thursday night) and it'll end on Tuesday, August 13th 2013! That's 32 total days total to get in there, check out all of the various pledge levels & "stretch goals" and place your orders for what will quite possibly be the coolest line of action figures to come out in 2014.
Planetary Resources Calls on Citizens of Earth to Aid in Planetary Defense
Company Announces New Crowdfunding Goal to Create "Asteroid Zoo" for Public to Search for Dangerous Near-Earth Asteroids
BELLEVUE, Wash., June 27, 2013 -- Planetary Resources, the asteroid mining company, has announced a collaboration with Zooniverse that will empower citizen scientists to aid in the search for dangerous near Earth asteroids (NEAs) and support planetary defense.
Agent 88 Makes A Killing On Kickstarter
LOS ANGELES, Aug. 24, 2012 -- "Agent 88" (http://www.Agent88Films.com), a dark action comedy that tells the story of the world's deadliest assassin - an 88 year old British woman with Alzheimer's - has accomplished an unprecedented achievement via Kickstarter raising the most funds ever for a live-action web series pilot further pushing the "Agent 88" brand initiative.
"Agent 88" is a comic book-style cinematic romp full of martial arts action, amazing special effects and unforgettable characters. Under the guidance of Creator and Director Digger T. Mesch and Producer Jan Utstein-O'Neill, Agent 88 gathered support from some unlikely avenues. Tapping into gritty genre fans and rabid collectors sparked an enormous interest in not just the concept but the many donation incentives, eventually leading to its historic Kickstarter run.
Senior Female Yakuza Action Film Introduces Hollywood's Newest Old Face
Heavy Metal Magazine and Diamond Select Toys Support Radical New Film Project - AGENT 88
(Hollywood, CA July 23, 2012) An aggressive 30 day Kickstarter campaign has been launched by Director/Artist Digger T Mesch of Dig Deep Entertainment and Producer Jan Utstein-O'Neill of Hurricane Entertainment in support of a web series that introduces the world's most deadly assassin. The surprising spin on this seemingly atypical Kung Fu Shoot Em' Up series is that our hero is an 88-year-old British woman with Alzheimer's disease.
MFV, WIZKIDS TEAM UP TO ANNOUNCE MAGE KNIGHT REVENGE KICKSTARTER INITIATIVE
Bring Popular Tabletop Game, Mage Knight™, to Online Space
Hillside, N.J. & Cary, N.C. - June 29, 2012 - Sister companies and game creators, MFV, Inc. and WizKids Games, majority owned by leading licensed collectibles maker, NECA, today revealed plans to bring the popular Mage Knight™ tabletop game to the online space and potentially back to comic and hobby shops nationally. Coinciding with the announcement, the studios have launched a Kickstarter campaign set to run today through July 31, gathering fan and community support to bring their latest project to fruition.
Mage Knight Revenge is a tactical battles game that continues the storyline from the popular tabletop game, incorporating key game mechanics. The game is set to launch initially on web and mobile, with expansions on other platforms to follow.
Tenacious Toys Exclusive Noir Edition Uncle Argh 5 Inch Mini Qee by Scott Tolleson
March 2012 - Toy2R is thrilled to announce that Tenacious Toys has started a Kickstarter Project and its your chance to score big with the release of this Exclusive Noir Edition Uncle Argh 5" Mini Qee by Scott Tolleson.
Scott and Tenacious Toys have collaborated to bring backers of this project some seriously cool extras. Check out the project here.
It's your chance to get in while the gettin' is good and snag your Noir Edition Uncle Argh Mini Qee before they get scooped up. Remember, Scott's original Uncle Argh Mini Qee is now sold out, so don't miss this opportunity to grab this sweet edition!