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Samurai Chef Vol 2: Finish The (Food) Fight!

A project in Islington, UK by Lao K

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Action and comedy baked into one delicious comic. The dramatic conclusion of the Samurai Chef: The toughest cooking show around!
Backers: 75
Average Pledge Per Backer: £27

Funded: £2,036 of £2,500
Dates: Jul 5th -> Aug 8th (34 days)
Project By: Lao K
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Latest News

Samurai Chef Volume 2 Kickstarter

October 2nd - via:
Mayamada's new Kickstarter is up and doing really well. It reached its funding goal and also became a staff pick within 3 days! (Read More)

Five Lessons Learned from a Failed Kickstarter

September 29th - via:
Nigel Twumasi, One of the team behind Samurai Chef comic and co founder of Mayamada shares some the lessons learnt when his Kickstarter project failed. (Read More)

We have 32 minutes to GO! and we have passed the £2000 mark!

August 8th - via:
Wow! We are soooo close and with just 32 minutes to go at the time of writing it's quite.... well, I'm not sure how I feel...  somewhat excited for a last minute save and also at peace . I do want us to be funded but we've learned a lot over these... (Read More)

Interview with Nigel from Mayamada

August 3rd - via:
Kickstarter has been great for opening up new opportunities for people on both sides, creators and backers. There are more new and interesting ideas being brought to the market which means more new things for the backers to discover. For the comic book industry, the fact that independent writers and artists can find people around the world to invest in their ideas and help bring them to reality will only expand the variety of titles available. (Read More)

Update 3 - 1 Week to Go!

July 31st - via:
Hey Everyone,  Here's the latest video update from the London Hyper Japan Expo last weekend. You get to see the other half of the mayamada brand (our fashion) and also a sneak peak at the writer of the Samurai Chef who (believe it or not) is camera... (Read More)

Samurai Chef Vol 2: Finish The (Food) Fight!

July 30th - via:
London-based, Japanese anime inspired clothing brand, Mayamada is back with their conclusion to the epic journey of a young Samurai Chef on his way to becoming a present-day infamous food slicing critic. Samurai Chef, Origins was such a kickstarter hit that Mayamada is attempting to launch this second volume using Kickstarter as well. They’ve got to finish the food fight! The funds raised will go towards artwork and printing fees for the first print run of the combined volume this autumn. Check out their full list of rewards below and be sure to watch the video. If you’d like to donate, you can do so by going here. (Read More)

Kickstart This: Samurai Chef

July 29th - via:
Stephanie talks with Samurai Chef co-creator and Kickstarter, Nigel Twumasi about his latest project. (Read More)

An interview with Samurai Chef creator Nigel Twumasi

July 28th - via:
IT geeks and friends, Nigel Twasumi and Lao K, have created something intriguing in their brand Mayamada. They’ve come together to build an interesting manga-inspired world for Western audiences and it’s something wonderful to behold. I got to ask them some questions about their new comic, Samurai Chef Vol. 2, which they are fundraising for on Kickstarter. (Read More)

Update 2 - Smashing Targets!

July 20th - via:
Hi Everyone it's Lao here, thanks as always if you are one of our backers because we beat £600 target!!! We've gained momentum so now let’s so let’s smash through the £1250 mark (50%).   I also have something to show your all in the following... (Read More)

A look inside: Samurai Chef

July 18th - via:
Samurai Chef was brought to life by an IndieGoGo campaign. Now the team at mayamada have changed platforms to raise funds for volume 2. They're lookinf for £2,500 in just a month. (Read More)

Support mayamada and help Samurai Chef finish the (food) fight!

July 17th - via:
Mayamada launches their Kickstarter campaign for Samurai Chef Volume 2 their conclusion to the food fight. (Read More)

Mayamada Launch Their Kickstarter for Samurai Chef Vol. 2

July 15th - via:
HEY GUYS, remember when we did an interview with the team at mayamada? Well, they’ve launched a new Kickstarter campaign! You should check it out. (Read More)

Books News - Samurai Chef Vol 2 launches a Kickstarter

July 14th - via:
As part of our Summer of Indie articles we are supporting independent creatives in all media. Here's a tasty Kickstarter for a new graphic novel, Samurai Chef vol 2... (Read More)

[PRESS RELEASE] Action-Comedy Comic Samurai Chef Live On Kickstarter

July 14th - via:
The UK based anime inspired brand mayamada have launched a delicious new comic Kickstarter campaign and need your support to make it a reality. (Read More)

Volume 2 of Samurai Chef now on Kickstarter!

July 14th - via:
The UK based anime inspired brand have launched a delicious new comic Kickstarter campaign and need your support to make it a reality. (Read More)

Week One Update!

July 13th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play 00:00 00:00 So far so good, we have started with some success and I just want to  say thank you to our backers from everyone in mayamada (all two of us) for believing this project will... (Read More)

Support Comic Samurai Chef Vol 2 on Kickstarter

July 7th - via:
Action and comedy baked into one delicious comic; Samurai Chef are looking for your help in making Vol 2 possible. They want to raise £2,500 within the next 32 days over on Kickstarter. (Read More)

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