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Re: Sharin no Kuni Project

A project in Tokyo, Japan by Tokyo Otaku Mode Inc.

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A classic, dystopian visual novel which has stirred countless hearts. Help us bring the official English localization to life!
Backers: 2427
Average Pledge Per Backer: $78

Funded: $188,176 of $80,000
Dates: Nov 21st -> Dec 22nd (31 days)
Project By: Tokyo Otaku Mode Inc.
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Latest News

A note on fandisc content distribution and pledge upgrading

December 21st - via:
Huge thanks again to everyone's generous contributions, which have taken us to our second stretch goal and far beyond! To make sure everyone is 100% clear on how the rewards will be distributed, here's a breakdown:The main game (on Steam, Vita, and... (Read More)

[Announcement] Fandisc Stretch Goal Met! Kickstarter Countdown Live on the Final Day - Dec. 21 at 11:00 p.m. (PT)!

December 20th - via:
$145,000 hit - and beyond! There’s just a little over one day left until the Re: Sharin no Kuni Project closes. Thanks to all your fantastic support, we are overjoyed to announce that the project and stretch goals have been fully funded! To... (Read More)

Sharin no Kuni Kickstarter Hits Vita Goal in Final 48 Hours

December 20th - via:
Sharin no Kuni is doing so well that it blew past the $70,000 funding goal with ease and has just finally surpassed the Vita stretch goal (at $120,000). (Read More)

$120,000 hit! Vita port of Sharin no Kuni confirmed!

December 19th - via:
Thank you so much! A little over 2 hours ago, the campaign passed $120,000, and the PS Vita port stretch goal was unlocked! Not only that, but the contributions keep pouring in, and we're now at over $127,000! We couldn't have made this happen... (Read More)

Hello to new and potential backers - read this first!

December 18th - via:
Hello and thank you to all of our new backers and visitors! With our friends at Limited Run Games (huge thanks!) giving the campaign a huge push and the Thunderclap campaign going out as well, there are a lot of you, and you may have some questions... (Read More)

New Add-on Confirmed! Masaomi Hozuki Original T-Shirt!

December 16th - via:
We have some great news for everyone today! A brand new add-on is in the works! Get ready for an original T-shirt featuring the famous lines of Hozuki-sensei, who shone brighter than any of the heroines and took first place in the character... (Read More)

Reward Showcase #3: Canvas Art Print Autographed by Alpha (Limited to 10)

December 15th - via:
The “Re: Sharin no Kuni” project features exclusive, must-have pledge rewards you can’t get anywhere else. This time, we’re taking a look at the canvas art print featuring exclusive artwork autographed by Alpha. To say the least, there are... (Read More)

Frontwing live stream today!

December 14th - via:
Hey everyone, Ian from Frontwing here! I just wanted to let you all know that later on today, Dec. 14, at 6PM PT we'll be going live with the first installment of Frontwing TV - a new monthly series to take a look at upcoming releases, make special... (Read More)

Reward Showcase #2: Special Elite Badge

December 13th - via:
Special Elite Badge (Included in $590 tier and above)   The “Re: Sharin no Kuni” project features exclusive, must-have pledge rewards you can’t get anywhere else! This time, we’re taking a look at the Special Elite Badge. The Special Elite... (Read More)

Reward Showcase #1: Dakimakura Set

December 12th - via:
Dakimakura Set The “Re: Sharin no Kuni” project features exclusive, must-have pledge rewards you can’t get anywhere else. This time, we’re taking a look at the Dakimakura Set. Highly sought after by fans in a recent survey, this item... (Read More)

1000 Backers!

December 11th - via:
Our backer count is in the thousands! The team is truly touched to receive the support of so many fans around the world. Your support really is the most encouraging thing ever for us! Thank you all sincerely! We're still working hard on getting those... (Read More)

Want to know about the potential Vita port? Read this!

December 9th - via:
This is your one-stop shop for information about the potential Vita port!Please keep in mind that all of this information is dependent on the $120,00 stretch goal being met. If the stretch goal isn't hit, there will be no Vita port! What format(s)... (Read More)

We’ve Started a Thunderclap!

December 6th - via:
We’ve just created a Thunderclap! Please lend us your support! For those who don’t know, Thunderclap allows you to support a campaign with your social reach. Simply click support with Facebook, Twitter or Tumblr, and if we reach our goal of 100... (Read More)

Demo Movie Broadcast Now Available on Kickstarter and YouTube!

December 5th - via:
The video of the Kickstarter Live we broadcasted a few days ago featuring the prologue demo movie has now been uploaded to both Kickstarter and YouTube, so that you can watch it any time!  For those who haven’t played the Sharin no Kuni, the video... (Read More)

RT Campaign Wallpapers!

December 2nd - via:
 As promised, here are the wallpapers we showed off during our Kickstarter Live broadcast earlier!These wallpapers were earned by all of YOUR efforts during our RT campaign last week! Thanks so much!Winners of the physical prize giveaways will be... (Read More)

100% Funded!

December 1st - via:
With your incredible support, we have reached our goal of $80,000 today! Thank you very, very much for helping us make this project a reality! Of course, our work does not stop here. We're still determined to reach our stretch goals in order to... (Read More)

ANNOUNCEMENT: Kickstarter Live broadcast confirmed! Demo movie viewing on Dec.1 at 6PM PT!

November 30th - via:
Extra! Extra!We've got a big treat for those of you who want a sneak peek at the new, official English localization of Sharin no Kuni: we'll be showing off a special prologue demo movie of the game on Kickstarter Live! The broadcast is scheduled for... (Read More)

Character Introductions & Commentary #5: Masaomi Hozuki

November 30th - via:
Masaomi Hozuki A member of the Special Elite, and Kenichi Morita's instructor. With his icy glare and demanding tone, he's capable of completely overwhelming anyone he comes into contact with. Kenichi has spent seven years under his wing, but still... (Read More)

Some notes about add-ons, a clarification, and other tidbits!

November 29th - via:
The first week of the campaign has passed, and while we haven't quite hit our goal yet, we're extremely close. In fact, if just one person were to grab the Journey to the Holy Land reward, the campaign would be funded!Regardless, we have plenty more... (Read More)

Character Introductions & Commentary #4: Toka Ohne

November 28th - via:
  The class president, who's usually glaring coldly at Kenichi. Although she acts tough, she's clearly weary of her mother's strict discipline. She's spacey enough to forget to write her name on test papers. She's selfish, too, and she hates being... (Read More)

Great news for Vita users!

November 28th - via:
Greetings, everyone! It's been less than a week since the campaign launched, and we're just a few thousand dollars away from hitting our goal! We've been amazed by the amount of support we've received - just a little bit further to go! Today we've... (Read More)

Character Introductions & Commentary #3: Sachi Mitsuhiro

November 27th - via:
Sachi Mitsuhiro Kenichi's spirited classmate. Her energy levels are so high, it can get kind of frightening. She often confuses those around her with peppy catchphrases that don't make immediate sense. She's extremely sporty, as you might expect,... (Read More)

Character Introductions & Commentary #2: Natsumi Hinata

November 26th - via:
Natsumi Hinata An isolated girl, who's often to be found spacing out in the corner of the classroom. Natsumi always seems nervy and anxious, perhaps because she's always got to be careful not to come into physical contact with the opposite sex. She... (Read More)

85% of the goal reached!

November 25th - via:
Thanks to our friends over at the Muv-Luv Kickstarter "Sharin the Luv" so to speak, we've had a huge new wave of backers! Huge gratitude goes out to both our new backers as well as the Muv-Luv team. Your support is making all the difference! To our... (Read More)

Character Introductions & Commentary #1: Kenichi Morita

November 25th - via:
Kenichi Morita Our protagonist: a lively young man intent on joining the nation's "Special Elite". He's a self-proclaimed superman, who believes that he no longer has any room for personal growth. This may contain a shred of truth; he has, after... (Read More)

We've hit 75%!

November 24th - via:
Thanks to all of your contributions, we're 75% of the way to our $80,00 goal! This also means that we're halfway to the PS Vita stretch goal. We'd love to make that, and the other stretch goal a reality, and we're going to need everyone's help to do... (Read More)

Digital Contents: Now Available to Use, Print, and Share!

November 23rd - via:
We've just wrapped up our AMA over on Reddit - thanks to everyone who participated! We got some great questions, so be sure to check the whole thing out if you haven't yet. To commemorate the launch of the Re: Sharin no Kuni Project, we will be... (Read More)

Reddit AMA live NOW!

November 23rd - via:
Hey everyone! We wanted to remind you about our Reddit AMA, which starts in just a few minutes! People from the project team will be on hand to address any and all questions you might have about the campaign or anything else we can answer! We'll add... (Read More)

One day down, 29 to go!

November 22nd - via:
Good morning/evening/afternoon/night, everyone! The first 24 hours of the campaign have come and gone, and we've soared past 70% of our campaign goal!We're overwhelmed by the level of support you've all shown, and out heartfelt thanks go out to all... (Read More)

Halfway there!

November 22nd - via:
Thank you very much for your tremendous support!  We are very happy to announce that we have reached 50% of our goal in just 4.5 hours!  This is just the beginning and we will do our very best to secure the other half. Your continued support is... (Read More)

Special Kickstarter Launch Retweet Campaign: Win Prizes and Unlock Digital Rewards

November 21st - via:
  A special promotion will take place on Twitter for the first week of the Kickstarter campaign. Based on the Retweet count of a Tweet posted on the official Sharin no Kuni Twitter account, fans can unlock special digital wallpapers to be... (Read More)

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