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Widely acclaimed for his digital effects in GHOST IN THE SHELL 2:Innocence, Saku Sakamoto sets out on a one man animated film project.
174 backers pledged $12,516 to help bring this project to life.

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    Pledge $1 or more About $1.00

    Kickstarter exclusive wallpaper

    Thank you for your support!
    You will recieve a digital copy wallpaper Directer Saku Sakamoto has exclusively designed for this Kickstarter.

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    Postcard + name on the official website

    Includes:
    - Digital thank you postcard (A English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamato thanking you for your support!)
    - Your name on the official website. You can either choose your real name or screen name
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarater exclusive wallpaper

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    Movie download

    - Digital download of the movie,ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion , with English subtitles

    Includes:
    - Digital thank you postcard (A English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamato thanking you for your support!)
    - Your name (in English) on the official website. You can either choose your real name or screen name
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarater exclusive wallpaper

    (Expected delivery)
    The movie download is expected to be delivered to backers in March of 2019
    The other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

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    Steel & Art reference book + soundtrack

    - Digital download of the Kickstarter exclusive Steel & Art Book (Approximately 50 pages in full-color, A4 size)
    - Digital download of the original soundtrack (demo version)

    Includes:
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Digital thank you postcard (A English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamato thanking you for your support!)
    - Your name (in English) on the official website. You can either choose your real name or screen name
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarater exclusive wallpaper

    (Expected delivery)
    The Steel & Art Book is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The sountrack (demo version) is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The movie download is expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    The other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

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    "Making of" documentary + figure+ etc

    - Web showing of the "making of" documentary (With English subtitles, expected to have 3 showings)
    - Published version of the Kickstarter exclusive Steel & Art Book (Approximately 50 pages in full-color, A4 size, signed by Saku Sakamoto *Contents the same as the digital version)
    - Miniature figurine of the Spirit Bug featured in the movie (Approximately sized 10cm-20cm)
    - Tin badge (Designed by Saku Sakamoto)

    Includes:
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarter exclusive Steel & Art Book
    - Digital download of the original soundtrack (demo version)
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Digital thank you postcard (A English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamato thanking you for your support!)
    - Your name (in English) on the official website. You can either choose your real name or screen name
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarater exclusive wallpaper

    (Expected delivery)
    The "making of" documentary is expected to be devlivered (showed) on December of 2017, April of 2018, and March of 2019
    The Steel & Art Book is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The sountrack (demo version) is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The movie download is expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    The other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

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    Name in the end credits

    - Your name (in English) in the end credits (The same name in the official website will be used)

    Includes:
    - Web showing of the "making of" documentary (With English subtitles, expected to have 3 showings)
    - Published version of the Kickstarter exclusive Steel & Art Book (Approximately 50 pages in full-color, A4 size, signed by Saku Sakamoto *Contents the same as the digital version)
    - Miniature figurine of the Spirit Bug featured in the movie (Approximately sized 10cm-20cm)
    - Tin badge (Designed by Saku Sakamoto)
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarter exclusive Steel & Art Book
    - Digital download of the original soundtrack (demo version)
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Digital thank you postcard (A English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamato thanking you for your support!)
    - Your name (in English) on the official website. You can either choose your real name or screen name
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarater exclusive wallpaper

    (Expected delivery)
    The movie download and its inclusion of your name in the end credits is expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    The "making of" documentary is expected to be devlivered (showed) on December of 2017, April of 2018, and March of 2019
    The Steel & Art Book is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The sountrack (demo version) is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

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    Autographed, Blu-ray of the movie

    - Autographed Blu-ray version of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion (with Englsih subtitles, signed by the director)

    Includes:
    - Your name (in English) in the end credits (The same name in the official website will be used)
    - Web showing of the "making of" documentary (With English subtitles, expected to have 3 showings)
    - Published version of the Kickstarter exclusive Steel & Art Book (Approximately 50 pages in full-color, A4 size, signed by Saku Sakamoto *Contents the same as the digital version)
    - Miniature figurine of the Spirit Bug featured in the movie (Approximately sized 10cm-20cm)
    - Tin badge (Designed by Saku Sakamoto)
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarter exclusive Steel & Art Book
    - Digital download of the original soundtrack (demo version)
    - Digital download of the movie, Aragne's Insect Cage, with English subtitles
    - Digital thank you postcard (A English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamato thanking you for your support!)
    - Your name (in English) on the official website. You can either choose your real name or screen name
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarater exclusive wallpaper

    (Expected delivery)
    Autographed Blu-ray of the movie is expected to be delivered in July of 2019

    The movie download and its inclusion of your name in the end credits is expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    The "making of" documentary is expected to be devlivered (showed) on December of 2017, April of 2018, and March of 2019
    The Steel & Art Book is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The sountrack (demo version) is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

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    Storyboard + setting reference book

    - Published storyboard illustration book (Approximately 280 pages, A4 size. Written in English. Includes the director's autograph and illustrations)
    - Published reference book for the layouts & settings of the movie (Includes more in-depth descriptions and explanations than the storyboard illustration book) (Approximately 100 pages, A4 size. Written in English)

    Includes:
    - Autographed Blu-ray version of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion (with English subtitles, signed by the director)
    - Your name (in English) in the end credits (The same name in the official website will be used)
    - Web showing of the "making of" documentary (With English subtitles, expected to have 3 showings)
    - Published version of the Kickstarter exclusive stills & art reference book (Approximately 50 pages in full-color, A4 size, signed by Saku Sakamoto *Contents the same as the digital version)
    - Miniature figurine of the Spirit Bug featured in the movie (Approximately sized 10cm-20cm)
    - Tin badge (Designed by Saku Sakamoto)
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarter exclusive stills & art reference book
    - Digital download of the original soundtrack (demo version)
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Digital thank you postcard (An English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamoto thanking you for your support!)
    - Your name (in English) on the official website. You can either choose your real name or screen name
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarter exclusive wallpaper

    (Expected delivery)
    The storyboard illustration book is expected to be delivered in March of 2019 (Along with the release of the movie download)
    The layout & settings reference book is expected to be delivered in March of 2019 (Along with the release of the movie download)
    The Blu-ray version is expected to be delivered in july of 2019
    The movie download and its inclusion of your name in the end credits is expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    The "making of" documentary is expected to be delivered (showed) on December of 2017, April of 2018, and March of 2019
    The stills & art reference book is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The soundtrack (demo version) is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

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    5 original, autographed illustrations

    - 5 hand-drawn and autographed original illustrations of the main characters (Rin, Nasuha, Tokiyo, Saion, and Mikaya) by the director (only limited to 7 people)

    Includes:
    - Published storyboard illustration book (Approximately 280 pages, A4 size. Written in English. Includes the director's autograph and illustrations)
    - Published reference book for the layouts & settings of the movie (Includes more in-depth descriptions and explanations than the storyboard illustration book) (Approximately 100 pages, A4 size. Written in English)
    - Autographed Blu-ray version of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion(with English subtitles, signed by the director)
    - Your name (in English) in the end credits (The same name in the official website will be used)
    - Web showing of the "making of" documentary (With English subtitles, expected to have 3 showings)
    - Published version of the Kickstarter exclusive stills &art reference book (Approximately 50 pages in full-color, A4 size, signed by Saku Sakamoto *Contents the same as the digital version)
    - Miniature figurine of the Spirit Bug featured in the movie (Approximately sized 10cm-20cm)
    - Tin badge (Designed by Saku Sakamoto)
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarter exclusive stills & art reference book
    - Digital download of the original soundtrack (demo version)
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Digital thank you postcard (An English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamoto thanking you for your support!)
    - Your name (in English) on the official website. You can either choose your real name or screen name
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Digital copy of the Kickstarter exclusive wallpaper

    (Expected delivery)
    hand-drawn and autographed original illustrations of the main characters is expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    The storyboard illustration book is expected to be delivered in March of 2019 (Along with the release of the movie download)
    The layout & settings reference book is expected to be delivered in March of 2019 (Along with the release of the movie download)
    The Blu-ray version is expected to be delivered in July of 2019
    The movie download and its inclusion of your name in the end credits is expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    The "making of" documentary is expected to be delivered (showed) on December of 2017, April of 2018, and March of 2019
    The stills & art reference book is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The soundtrack (demo version) is expected to be delivered in August of 2018
    The other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

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    [Premium set A]

    - You will make an appearance in the movie as an anime character (only limited to 6 people)
    Send us a photograph of yourself in December of 2017 so we can create an anime version of you as a sub-character! (We will adjust your outfit to match the atmosphere of the movie)
    We will also send you a clip and still of your appearance in the movie.
    *We will confirm your character with you by the expected digital download release of the movie ( March, 2019)
    *We will place the characters, in order of the backers, at a noticeable position
    *You won't be able to suggest a scene for your character placement. Since you will be drawn as a sub-character, you will not be able to communicate with any of the main characters.
    *The director will design your character based off of your photograph. Though there will be no extreme distortions, we cannot guarantee that your character design will be exactly identical to your real self (there may be some differences between your photo and character design). These differences may take place depending on the scene you will be in.
    *Though you are a part of the movie, you will not be able to claim any part of the movie
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Special appearance of your name (in English) in the end credits and official website
    This consists of your name being written bigger and is prioritized in the end credits and official website. You will be able to choose either your real name or screen name.
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website and end credits, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Premium tier exclusive thank you postcard (An English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamoto thanking you for your support!)
    - Size A5 clear file (Designed by Director Saku Sakamoto)

    (Expected delivery)
    The movie download, your anime character confirmation, and end credits name inclusion are expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    Other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

    (Warning)
    Premium tiers will not include the other tier rewards (the $1-$400 tiers, excluding the movie download and end credit/official website name appearance). If you would like to pledge for the other tier rewards, please make sure to pledge separately.

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    [Premium set B]

    - You will make an appearance in the movie as a spirit (only limited to 10 people)
    Send us a photograph of yourself in December of 2017 so we can create a spirit based off of you! (We will adjust the design to match the atmosphere of the movie)
    We will also send you a clip and still of your appearance in the movie.
    *We will confirm your character with you by the expected digital download release of the movie ( March, 2019)
    *We will place the characters, in order of the backers, at a noticeable position
    *You won't be able to suggest a scene for your character placement. Since you will be drawn as a spirit, you will not be able to communicate with any of the main characters.
    *The director will design your character based off of your photograph. Though there will be no extreme distortions, we cannot guarantee that your character design will be exactly identical to your real self (there may be some differences between your photo and character design). These differences may take place depending on the scene you will be in.
    *Though you are a part of the movie, you will not be able to claim any part of the movie
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Special appearance of your name (in English) in the end credits and official website
    This consists of your name being written bigger and is prioritized in the end credits and official website. You will be able to choose either your real name or screen name.
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website and end credits, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Premium tier exclusive thank you postcard (An English message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamoto thanking you for your support!)
    - Size A5 clear file (Designed by Director Saku Sakamoto)

    (Expected delivery)
    The movie download, your spirit character confirmation, and end credits name inclusion are expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    Other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

    (Warning)
    Premium tiers will not include the other tier rewards (the $1-$400 tiers, excluding the movie download and end credit/official website name appearance). If you would like to pledge for the other tier rewards, please make sure to pledge separately.

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    [Premium set C]

    - Your name (in English) will be used as the author's name in one of the books in the library! (only limited to 10 people)
    We will place your name, in order of the backers, at a noticeable position.
    Your name can either be your real name or fictitious name.
    We will also send you a clip and still of your appearance in the movie.
    *We will confirm your name with you by the expected digital download release of the movie ( March, 2019)
    *If your fictitious name is not deemed appropriate for the movie/scene we will ask you to revise your name
    *Though you are a part of the movie, you will not be able to claim any part of the movie
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Special appearance of your name (in English) in the end credits and official website
    This consists of your name being prioritized in the end credits and official website and written in bigger. You will be able to choose either your real name or screen name.
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website and end credits, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Premium tier exclusive thank you postcard (A message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamoto thanking you for your support!)
    - Size A5 clear file (Designed by Director Saku Sakamoto)

    (Expected delivery)
    The movie download, your name confirmation, and end credits name inclusion are expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    Other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

    (Warning)
    Premium tiers will not include the other tier rewards (the $1-$400 tiers, excluding the movie download and end credit/official website name appearance). If you would like to pledge for the other tier rewards, please make sure to pledge separately.

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    [Premium set D]

    - Figurines of the prominent and important spirit monsters, Death Spirit Soldier and Spirit Bug.
    You will receive the replica of the actual figurine molds the director has referenced to create the animated film. These are currently being made, and are expected to be 15cm-25cm in height. The figurines are colored based their color schemes in the movie. These are also handmade.
    *These are expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Special appearance of your name (in English) in the end credits and official website
    This consists of your name being prioritized in the end credits and official website and written in bigger. You will be able to choose either your real name or screen name.
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website and end credits, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Premium tier exclusive thank you postcard (A message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamoto thanking you for your support!)
    - Size A5 clear file (Designed by Director Saku Sakamoto)

    (Expected delivery)
    The movie download, figures, and end credits name inclusion are expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    Other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

    (Warning)
    Premium tiers will not include the other tier rewards (the $1-$400 tiers, excluding the movie download and end credit/official website name appearance). If you would like to pledge for the other tier rewards, please make sure to pledge separately.

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    [Premium set E]

    - You will receive the replica of the shirt Rin wears indoors and the hoodie Nasuha wears in the movie (includes the reference image)
    *These clothes will be carefully made and designed to match the director's design as much as possible
    *Since these are replicas of the character's clothes, you will not be able to choose your size (to keep the integrity of the director's design)
    *These items are expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Special appearance of your name (in English) in the end credits and official website
    This consists of your name being prioritized in the end credits and official website and written in bigger. You will be able to choose either your real name or screen name.
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website and end credits, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Premium tier exclusive thank you postcard (A message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamoto thanking you for your support!)
    - Size A5 clear file (Designed by Director Saku Sakamoto)

    (Expected delivery)
    The movie download, clothing replicas, and end credits name inclusion are expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    Other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

    (Warning)
    Premium tiers will not include the other tier rewards (the $1-$400 tiers, excluding the movie download and end credit/official website name appearance). If you would like to pledge for the other tier rewards, please make sure to pledge separately.

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    [Premium set F]

    - You will receive the replica of the Japanese monk clothes Saion wears (includes the reference image)
    *These clothes will be carefully made and designed to match the director's design as much as possible
    *Since these are replicas of the character's clothes, you will not be able to choose your size (to keep the integrity of the director's design)
    *This item is expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Special appearance of your name (in English) in the end credits and official website
    This consists of your name being prioritized in the end credits and official website and written in bigger. You will be able to choose either your real name or screen name.
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website and end credits, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Premium tier exclusive thank you postcard (A message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamoto thanking you for your support!)
    - Size A5 clear file (Designed by Director Saku Sakamoto)

    (Expected delivery)
    The movie download, clothing replica, and end credits name inclusion are expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    Other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

    (Warning)
    Premium tiers will not include the other tier rewards (the $1-$400 tiers, excluding the movie download and end credit/official website name appearance). If you would like to pledge for the other tier rewards, please make sure to pledge separately.

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    [Premium set G]

    - Director Saku Sakamoto will draw an original illustration of the characters of your choice.
    *This illustration will be framed as well.
    *The size of the illustration is estimated to be B3 (515mmx364mm).
    *You will decide the 3 characters (Rin, Nasuha, Tokiyo, Saion, and Mikaya) and layout (a rough idea) of the *illustration.
    *The layout of the illustration will be adjusted to match the atmosphere of the image.
    *Please do not claim the image as your work and make profit off of it.
    *This item is expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    - Digital download of the movie, ARAGNE: Sign of Vermillion, with English subtitles
    - Special appearance of your name (in English) in the end credits and official website
    This consists of your name being prioritized in the end credits and official website and written in bigger. You will be able to choose either your real name or screen name.
    *If your screen name is not deemed appropriate for the website and end credits, we will ask you to revise your screen name
    - Premium tier exclusive thank you postcard (A message and illustration signed by Saku Sakamoto thanking you for your support!)
    - Size A5 clear file (Designed by Director Saku Sakamoto)

    (Expected delivery)
    The movie download, framed illustration, and end credits name inclusion are expected to be delivered in March of 2019
    Other rewards are expected to be delivered in December of 2017

    (Warning)
    Premium tiers will not include the other tier rewards (the $1-$400 tiers, excluding the movie download and end credit/official website name appearance). If you would like to pledge for the other tier rewards, please make sure to pledge separately.

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