The project aims to raise 3 million yen by August 31 to finance the pilot video
Producer Saburo Omiya launched today (11/05/2021) a crowdfunding campaign (crowdfunding) on the Motion Gallery platform, for an original anime project entitled “ Ninjaxis “. The campaign aims to raise 3,000,000 yen (about $ 27,550 or R $ 144,600) by August 31 to fund a pilot video for the project.
The anime project seeks to highlight the appeal of traditional 2D animation while keeping CG 3D animation to a minimum.
As far as is known, the plot of the work is centered on the ” Mechanical City “, a city that has found and maintains its prosperity with the power of mechanical gears. Within the city, two families descended from its great founder are vying for power.
The cast members of the project include Amane Shindou as the protagonist Nijiemon (right in the image above) and Kaoru Sakura as Clorissa (left in the image above).
Iku Suzuki is directing the anime on Volare Vox. Mayumi Watanabe is designing the characters and is also the chief animation director. Hiroaki Takaoka is credited for the scripting work, and Kankurou is credited for the production design.