Kickstarter to Allow Projects Directly From Japan Later This Year
posted on by Rafael Antonio Pineda
Previously, Kickstarter projects by creators from Japan had to required a person or organization outside Japan to act as a middleman for the project.
Some anime that had Kickstarter projects include Under the Dog, Little Witch Academia: The Enchanted Parade, Kick-Heart, and Red Ash: -Gearworld-. Japanese creators have also launched Kickstarter projects for manga, games, and other projects on the platform. Japan also has native crowdfunding platforms such as Makuake and Campfire.