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Time of EVE: The Movie on Blu-ray

A project in Tokyo, Japan by Pied Piper / DIRECTIONS / Studio Rikka

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Launch the international Blu-ray release of Time of EVE: The Movie!
Backers: 2711
Average Pledge Per Backer: $79

Funded: $215,433 of $18,000
Dates: May 23rd -> Jun 22nd (30 days)
Project By: Pied Piper / DIRECTIONS / Studio Rikka
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July 30th - via:
Anime Studio Trigger added dōga (animation drawing sheets) as rewards to the KickStarter campaign on Tuesday. The example sheets are from Little Witch Academia, but the campaign will include sheets for Little Witch Academia 2 as rewards for backers who contribute US$100 or more. (Read More)

Time of Eve BD Raises US$215,433, Hires NYAV Post for Dub

June 22nd - via:
Pied Piper, Directions, and Studio Rikka's Time of Eve Blu-ray Disc Kickstarter campaign ended on Saturday with $215,433 in pledges raised (1,196% of the original funding goal) from 2,711 backers. The staff also revealed that the release's English dub will be produced by Michael Sinterniklaas at NYAV Post. Sinterniklaas produced a Kickstarter video to share his excitement for the project. (Read More)

Official Fan Book Excerpt

June 20th - via:
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And the dubbing studio is...(drum roll please!)....

June 18th - via:
It has been our dream to retell Time of EVE with Michael Sinterniklaas/NYAV Post since we met 3 years ago at Tokyo Anime Fair. We talked and emailed back and forth about crazy, unorthodox ideas for producing the dub, creating authentic dialogue,... (Read More)

Coffee canister + Coffee cup!!!

June 17th - via:
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Apology + News + Poll !!!!

June 15th - via:
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Time of Eve Kickstarter Backers to Get Pale Cocoon, Mizu no Kotoba Downloads

June 12th - via:
Yasuhiro Yoshiura's 2 early works to be available for free to those who pledge at least US$55 to campaign (Read More)

Pale Cocoon/Mizu no Kotoba (Aquatic Language) News Flash!

June 11th - via:
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Yoshiura original sketches!!!

June 11th - via:
In about 40 minutes (June 11th, 6pm Pacific Time) we will be posting 11 new $500-tier rewards for original character sketches by Yasuhiro Yoshiura (including all of the rewards from the $100 tier as well). Here they are, with the names that will... (Read More)

'Time of Eve' Blu-ray project meets $18,000 fund-raising goal in one day

June 11th - via:
Creators of "Time of Eve" said they reached their goal of raising $18,000 (1.83 million yen) to release an English-subtitled edition of the feature film in less than 24 hours through crowd-funding website Kickstarter. (Read More)

New Time of Eve Kickstarter Stretch Goal Includes Fan Book

June 10th - via:
The Time of Eve Kickstarter campaign updated on Sunday with new announcements. Japanese distributor Asmik Ace has allowed Directions to include the bonus video features and booklet from the Japanese Blu-ray Disc release in the Kickstarter release. (Read More)

Yoshiura interview! + New stretch goal!!! (at last!!!) + New pledge tiers!!!

June 9th - via:
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Message from Yoshiura!!!

June 6th - via:
Domo arigatou from Yoshiura!!!Yoshiura spent the afternoon with your questions. We're posting his "thank you" to everyone for showing their love towards Time of EVE. There is nothing so gratifying as being able to share your story world and know that... (Read More)

Time of EVE Kickstarter interview

June 6th - via:
Ever since game developer Double Fine managed to secure over a million dollars in money from the crowd-funding site Kickstarter, it has become the go-to place to try and raise the funds from indie projects to full scale productions. (Read More)


June 3rd - via:
We are dangerously close to reaching six figures for this campaign, thanks to the world's most generous, and forgiving fans. ( ^_^)/Generous\(^_^ )Our backers sent in well over 100 incredibly thoughtful questions for director Yasuhiro Yoshiura... (Read More)

UK residents - please select US shipping! + Questions for producer Tom Nagae

May 28th - via:
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Send your questions for director Yasuhiro Yoshiura!!!!

May 28th - via:
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Time of EVE is getting an English-language dub!!!!!!

May 27th - via:
We are floored. You blew our first stretch goal to smithereens!!! And just this moment we got our 1,001st backer!!!!! Wooowwww!!!!! Thanks to the amazing fans backing this project, Time of EVE will have an entirely new dimension through... (Read More)

You've stretched us!!!!!

May 25th - via:
Once again, it is the fans who propel Time of EVE into new and unexpected places. You've decimated our initial goal, and have pulled us into Stretch Goal territory - a situation we didn't expect to see until the final days of the campaign, if at... (Read More)

Video: Anime film 'Time of EVE — The Movie' Blu-Ray Kickstarter

May 25th - via:
Anime production companies Pied Piper, DIRECTIONS, and Studio Rikka have jointly launched a Kickstarter campaign to fund an international Blu-Ray release of "Time of EVE: The Movie." So far, the goal is $18K. Currently, with only 28 days left to go, the Kickstarter project has raised almost 38K. (Read More)

Time of Eve Film Blu-ray Meets Kickstarter Goal, Aims for English Dub

May 25th - via:
Pied Piper, DIRECTIONS, and Studio Rikka reached its US$18,000 Kickstarter campaign goal for an international Blu-ray Disc release of Yasuhiro Yoshiura's Time of Eve film shortly after midnight Japan Time on Saturday — less than 24 hours after the campaign started. The campaign has added a stretch goal of US$50,000 for an English-language dub. (Read More)

Stunned!!!!!! Thank you!!!!!!!

May 24th - via:
When we pushed the launch button on this project 22 hours ago, we were nervous. Fingers shaking. Yes, we knew Time of EVE has fans around the world - you are the people who nurtured this project from beginning. But did fans want to see Time of EVE... (Read More)

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