Red Ash -Magicicada- by STUDIO4℃

A project in by comcept USA, LLC

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Treasure-hunting animation presented by STUDIO4℃ All-Stars!
Backers: 1869
Average Pledge Per Backer: $87

Funded: $162,882 of $150,000
Dates: Jul 4th -> Aug 3rd (30 days)
Project By: comcept USA, LLC
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Latest News

LESS THAN AN HOUR! New Image Board!

August 3rd - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。Hi everyone. This is probably the last update before the campaign ends. Here’s the final image board! The images are under development and subject to change.  Wait, is Call doing what I think she is… ?... (Read More)


August 3rd - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 Hi everyone. We’re so pleased that we’ve reached the goal! Thank you so much! There’re still some updates until the end of the campaign! Stay with us!  We would like to announce the FINAL REWARD in this... (Read More)


August 3rd - via:
We made it!! Thank you so much for believing in our project.There’re more updates coming up! Stay tuned and let’s keep up the momentum! We can go further!... (Read More)

8 HOURS TO GO! Deny’s coloring is done!And…!!

August 3rd - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。We’re happy to share Deny again, and this time, he’s all colored! The images are under development and subject to change. He looks even smarter^^ This may be a last minute update for new figures, but now we... (Read More)

11 HOURS TO GO! New Image Board!!

August 3rd - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 We would like to share a new image board, which just has been completed!  The images are under development and subject to change. That’s all for now. More updates are coming up! Stay tuned! We appreciate all... (Read More)

13 HOURS TO GO! Special Reward: YOU will become a NEW CHARACTER in the ANIME!

August 3rd - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 Hello everyone! We’ve got 13 hours to go and the closing time is approaching! We’re excited to announce a SPECIAL REWARD! YOU will become a new character and appear in the animation! (Limited 1) + 3D print... (Read More)

28 hours to go! Let’s get the ANIME funded and make the TWO Red Ash happen! New Character Design of DENY!

August 2nd - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 Hello, everyone! The Kickstarter campaign is in the final stage! We’re almost there. Please keep up your supports! Today, we’re excited to announce that now we have the solid character design of Deny,... (Read More)

52 hours to go! Let’s make the TWO Red Ash happen! Producer of the main theme is confirmed!New image board!

July 31st - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 End date of the campaign is approaching! Today, we’re happy to announce that the music producer Rashad Haughton is confirmed for the main theme of Red Ash –Magicicada-! Rashad Haughton, also known as... (Read More)

LAST 3 DAYS! Let’s get the anime funded and make TWO Red Ash happen! Beck’s new artworks and more!

July 30th - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 We’re pleased to hear the big news about the partner for the GAME! Please keep up your supports for the ANIME and let’s get it funded too! We’ve stored exciting updates, new rewards and upgrades to... (Read More)

Tyger and the Stage Heroine Figures! Reward Upgrade for $344 or more pledges!

July 29th - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 Hello everyone! We’re happy to inform that we have two more 3D print character figures! We think these are the last characters to become figures. Tyger and the Stage Heroine! (Limited to 5 each.) The images... (Read More)

New Artwork! Another Limited Figurine?!

July 29th - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 Hi everyone! Here’s a new image board. Beck, Tyger, and Call are on a vehicle.Any guess where they’re heading for?  We’re pleased to inform you that there’ll be a new reward tier for 3D print figurines... (Read More)

T-shirt Design Ideas!

July 28th - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 Hi everyone, Today, we would like to share T-shirt design ideas of Red Ash –Magicicada–! Designs are done by our designer Yui, and also STUDIO4℃ creators! There’re many ideas! Hope you enjoy! That’s... (Read More)

New Art Images! 3D print character figure of CALL!!

July 27th - via:
日本語は下の方にあります。 Six more days to go! We’ve preparing exciting updates for this week. We hope you’ll like them! At first, we’d like to share an image board and Call in the new outfit! Check out Beck’s outfit too. He is... (Read More)

Animation Original Character Design Vol.4!

July 25th - via:
Hi everyone, we’d like to another male character today.日本語は下の方にあります。 That’s all for today’s update! If there’s any questions or anything unclear regarding this update, let us know in the comment section below!... (Read More)

Animation Original Character Vol.3 STAGE HEROINE!

July 24th - via:
Hi everyone,Today, we’d like to introduce a stage heroine, who will take an important roll in the story with Beck, Call and Tyger! 日本語は下の方にあります。 Creators who will create and co-direct each stage are going to be genius... (Read More)

Big UPGRADE: Blu-ray will be confirmed when the Initial Goal is funded!

July 23rd - via:
We’re pleased to announce another big news! Two days in a row! Now production of Blu-ray will be confirmed when the Initial Goal is funded! 日本語はこちら!Originally we set Blu-ray to be unlocked on achievement of the Second Goal as we... (Read More)


July 22nd - via:
Prologue is added to the 1st stage of the anime. Total duration is now extended from 5 min to 12 min+! Also there’ll be Special Ending (6 min) with full theme song. Total 18 min+ will be delivered on achievement of the Initial Goal!... (Read More)

Game and Animation / Budget and Duration

July 20th - via:
日本語はこちら! The game’s Update #9: Mayoral Election Event! We set goals and budget based on the simple structure of stages and durations. So each budget for a goal covers pre-production and production costs for each stage. But actually... (Read More)

Introduction of STUDIO4℃ films!

July 19th - via:
日本語は下から!  <Genius Party ・Genius Party Beyond> ●Genius Party Official webpage ●STUDIO4℃ Works page: Genius Party,  Genius Party Beyond  GP and GPB are original films of STUDIO4℃. The most... (Read More)

About Director Yuta Sano

July 18th - via:
Hi everyone! We would like to introduce the director of Red Ash THE ANIAMATION –Magicicada– Yuta Sano again! We’ve got some comments from the producer Tanaka-san about him! (日本語は下にあります。) WHY is the director Yuta... (Read More)

Backer’s Creative Idea Vol.2!

July 18th - via:
Hi everyone! As you know, Red Ash –Magicicada– welcomes your creative ideas! Every one of the emails we have received from backers is inspiring. We talked about one of them today.(日本語は下にあります) Our gratitude for much... (Read More)

Animation Original Character Design Vol.2 !

July 17th - via:
We have another animation original character today!And guess what, it's Deny again!日本語はこちら! I see that there’s a model for Deny’s character design. We need to ask the model creator to join Red Ash –Magicicada– for sure. It’s... (Read More)

Animation Original Character Design Vol.1 !

July 16th - via:
Today we would like to share a new character design! The same creator who did character designs of Beck, Call and Tyger (Anime Ver.) also designed this character. 日本語はこちら!  We do character developments for Red Ash in an entirely... (Read More)

What is “Magicicada”?

July 15th - via:
Some of you might have looked it up already, but for those who have not, here’re some answers.  日本語はこちら! <Magicicada>“Have you heard of magicicada?” This question from a creator, who participates in the worldview... (Read More)

Backer’s Creative Idea!

July 9th - via:
We’ve got many creative ideas from backers. We really appreciate your emails! We talked about one of the ideas today.日本語はこちら!! Red Ash –Magicicada- still welcomes your ideas!! That’s all for today! Stay tuned for more updates!... (Read More)

Free Upgrade to HD downloads! Closer 2nd Goal! And MORE!

July 8th - via:
Dear Backers, we have some big news to share with you!日本語はコチラから!  ●Free Upgrade to HD Download! As we received many requests for HD downloads, we discussed a lot about how we could make it happen. Now we’re happy to announce,... (Read More)

We’re almost halfway there- 75k Thank you so much! + AX 2015 EVENT REPORT!

July 5th - via:
 It is roughly the 5th day since our project has started, and we’re almost there to reach 75k, a halfway to the initial goal! We’re grateful full for all of your supports! We will keep you updated with news and progress on the animation... (Read More)

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