Slacker Backer for Season 2 Part 2 will cut off Sunday, June 2nd!
ARIA The NATURAL Part 2 has entered the QC phase, which means it won't be too much longer until it goes to verification and replication! With that in mind, we... Read more
ARIA The NATURAL Part 1 Arrives!!!
We're so excited because the ARIA The NATURAL Part 1 blu-rays arrived today!!!
Expect to see them arriving soon! =D
Aria: The Masterpiece Book 3 art card image
We've received the imagery for Book 3 so we wanted to share with you!
You can purchase volumes of Aria: The Masterpiece series at the following URL:
These will... Read more
Image of Aria: The Masterpiece gift with purchase card for Book 2!
The Aria: The Masterpiece manga set will be published over the next year by Tokyopop! We've got bonus cards for backers who purchase from us.
Below is the draft image... Read more
Final print images for the Aria: The Masterpiece volume 1 manga gift for our backers!
The Aria: The Masterpiece manga set will be published over the next year by Tokyopop! And you can still get a special bonus from us!
We've received the final image... Read more
Special bonus for Aria: The Masterpiece
The Aria: The Masterpiece manga set will be published over the next year by Tokyopop! And you can get a special bonus from us!
As a special offer to our... Read more
Slacker Backer for Season 2 Part 1 will cut off Monday January 14!
We're getting ready to replicate and ship to the backers first part of Aria: The Natural! We will cut off the slacker backer program for Season 2 Part 1 on... Read more
We're still hard at work!
Season 3 is dubbing! A picture from Veronica's booth at the studio, December 1, 2018.
Join us for a new Kickstarter Project!
Join Nozomi Entertainment and Right Stuf Anime for a special streaming event today at 11 CT!
See stuff from our current projects and check out a brand new project we... Read more
ATTENTION ALL PASSENGERS! ARIA Season 1 is about to ship!
This is it - the big moment is finally here! ARIA Season 1 is ready to go!
The season 1 Blu-rays have arrived from replication, and as we speak, all the... Read more
Hi everyone! We're very excited because the season 1 discs will soon be here! So if you haven't, please make sure that you get any address updates made by THIS... Read more
Hi everyone! We're excited to show off the exclusive Kickstarter ARIA box!
The slipcover has a soft, velvety finish while the inside box has a smooth film laminate finish that spotlights... Read more
IMPORTANT! Season 1 Slacker Backer Ending August 6th!
We've got a big update for you: ARIA The ANIMATION is now officially at verification! That means replication will be happening very soon.
Here's what this means for... Read more
Art Cards and a Quick Status Update
Another piece of ARIA merch has arrived: the Art Card Set!
These art cards will go out to all Prima tiers and higher. They're 5" x 7" in... Read more
The patches are in!
We're really excited to announce that the patches have arrived!
It's hard to tell from the picture, but the patches are sized to for cosplay and are large... Read more
More backer rewards have arrived!
Just a quick update today - two more backer rewards have arrived! Here are the Company Mascot Magnet Trio and the Triple Backer Bonus Button Set:
The magnet... Read more
ARIA The ANIMATION covers are here!
Hello all, happy Friday!
The covers for ARIA season 1 have arrived! These are the paper covers that will be inserted into the Blu-ray cases. Here's a peek at both... Read more
Scripts and T-Shirts and Mugs (and more!) - Pictures of Backer Rewards
Since the Blu-ray release is getting closer, we're also working to get all the backer rewards ready! Here's Director Joe DiGiorgi with the autographed shooting scripts for the... Read more
Employees for the Day!
A big shout out to two of our President ARIA Tier backers who visited us on 4/13 to be Right Stuf Employees for the Day! Yes, they braved Friday the... Read more
Stickers and Stationary Set!
We hope everyone had a chance to check out the special backer exclusive video! We have another coming very soon. I wanted to pop on and give a bit of... Read more
Official T-shirt Design!
The voting has ended and the winner (by a substantial margin) is design A! This particular design had 125 votes for Most Favorite compared to just 63 for the runner... Read more
A Letter from TV Tokyo
We got a letter from the fine folks over at TV Tokyo (the Japanese broadcasting company for the ARIA series), and it was addressed to you:
Looks like... Read more
Official Mug Design!
The voters have spoken!
In a vote of 614 to 456, the winner is Mug 4!
We will get this submitted to Japan and see if we can get it... Read more
Backer Wall Updated!
Hi everyone! We've decided to update the Backer Wall to include all tiers Tourist and above! We love you guys and appreciate all the input that you've been giving us. As... Read more
T-Shirt Sneak Peek 2!
Hello everyone! My name is Kyla, I’m a graphic designer here at Nozomi. I’ve been working hard on the ARIA Kickstarter designs for all of you (I hope you were... Read more
LAST CALL! Any pledge gives you access to the post-Campaign purchase options!
As a reminder, every person who pledges will have access to certain items after the campaign ends!
With less than 8 hours left as of this posting, and I wanted... Read more
We're down to the wire - get your pledge in!
We continue to shake our heads (and do little happy dances) to the response from everyone to our Aria Kickstarter project! We can’t thank you enough for your... Read more
YOU GOT IT ALL!
The force is strong with you!
Today, we added the final batch of tiers for the Kickstarter, the TRIPLE PLUS tiers. These tiers will include the entire series of Aria,... Read more
Post Kickstarter project add-ons and questions and Stuf
The enthusiasm for our Aria project continues to astound me. There are almost 3,500 comments and frankly, it's been a bit difficult to keep up with the discussion. However, I... Read more
We're adding the guidebook as an add-on item, add to your pledge today!
As part of the stretch goals for our project, we stated we were going to prep and build a wonderful exclusive guidebook to Neo-Venezia. You guys quickly surpassed this stretch... Read more
Our Thunderclap will go out at 7PM tonight!
If you want to add yourself to help spread the word, please visit
Thanks for helping us to promote the project!
Still on a lower tier? You could be voting now!
Still waiting to upgrade to Prima or higher? There's great stuff going on for those in the upper tiers - like a new round of voting on the new exclusive... Read more
Carol Jacobanis Joins the ARIA Cast!
We're proud to announce that Carol Jacobanis has joined the ARIA cast! Carol is an industry veteran and many of you may know her from her rolls in Pokemon, Winx... Read more
Awesome ARIA Guidebook here we come!
I'm so happy that we've crossed the threshold for adding the additional Season 3 artwork to the Guidebook! One of the things that I truly love about this series is... Read more
What's next? How about everything?
Here's a very important announcement, and one that we hope will be of interest and excitement to the fans and backers!
We continue to blow through stretch tiers. That's incredibly... Read more
Exclusive Reversible Covers!
Another fantastic stretch goal blown by! I woke up this morning and I couldn't believe my eyes - we'd already hit $285k! I'm so excited that we'll be able to... Read more
Past $260k and a new stretch goal unlocked!
You guys are so amazing! We've past another stretch goal and now we can add a new English Commentary to the list of awesome extras we'll have on the new... Read more
Yay! We're going to dub ALL of Aria The Natural for you!
Again, the stretch goals keep falling, and now we're up to dubbing 39 [that's THREE NINE] episodes! This is absolutely fantastic, and I'm so very excited to see this... Read more
Another cast announcement! Veronica Taylor is joining the Aria Cast!
We're truly excited and pleased to announce that Veronica Tylor is joining our cast! Veronica is an extremely accomplished individual in the anime world, with voice credits in Slayers, Sailor... Read more
We've pushed through more stretch goals over the weekend!
First up, we'll be adding an Orange Planet company patch to everyone who pledged the SINGLE tier or higher! It was amazing to see that this goal was quickly... Read more
Our voice actors really want you to get us through The Natural!
Michelle made this video but at the time we weren't near as far as we are now - I sent her a note and she's so excited to have... Read more
The momentum continues! Another stretch goal achieved!
We'll be adding another commentary for Season 2! Two stretch goals in one day! Amazing! Keep spreading the word.. we really want to finish that second half!
One more PRESIDENT MAA still available - grab while you can!
We have one more of the limited production Aria Playsets that are included in the PRESIDENT MAA tier. Originally produced in 2007(!) this item is a diorama set including a... Read more
Goal Achieved! We're moving forward with dubbing on Aria The Natural (episodes 1-13)!
We've broken through another stretch goal, which means we'll be adding dubbing of the first half of Aria The Natural (Season 2) to the project! Episodes 1 - 13... Read more
Backers will be given options to vote on merchandise designs! Vote #1
Those of you who are backers will be sent a link to start voting on designs that we are creating to submit to the licensor. But I wanted to make... Read more
Another two stretch goals blown through!
Over the weekend, we blew through our 150k and 160k stretch goals - absolutely amazing! Thank you for continuing to spread the word about this Aria Kickstarter! Our team continues... Read more
Wow, keep it going! And remember - Early Bird tiers are closing soon!
Another stretch goal reached! All of our $55 and higher tiers will have a Himeya company patch added - nothing you need to do, this will automatically be done on... Read more
Now, on to the next set of Stretch Goals! Let's add The Natural to the Mix!
Our original goal for this project was to bring to everyone an amazing English dubbed version of Aria - plus to make it look fantastic with a Blu-ray that you'd... Read more
Another cast announcement! Lisa Ortiz is joining the Aria Cast!
Lisa was on her way to the studio, so quality isn't the best, but you get the message. She's excited to be part of our Aria project!
A veteran... Read more
Stretch Goal #1 --- the musical experience
The music for Aria the Animation is calming and beautiful. So, our first stretch goal is to increase pledges enough to mix the new English Dubbed track in 5.1 -... Read more
And we're fully funded! With lots of time to spare!
Wow, to the happiness of everyone involved, being funded for this project in less than a week is both exciting and humbling!
We're not going to wait until the... Read more
We're almost there! Holy cow!
The response has been so fantastic, thanks to everyone who continues to spread the word so that we can get this project off the ground. Only $10,000 is remaining... Read more
We're excited to reveal one of the cast!
Michelle Knotz is joining our cast! New York based, you might recognize her as Jessie from Pokemon, Carina from One Piece Film Gold, along with a variety of... Read more
Aria the Animation (subtitled) now available to view on Crunchyroll!
If you know someone who may never have seen the show, and that might be interested in helping with our project, you can point them to Crunchyroll to check out... Read more
Wow, what a great response!
Shawne here -
Just returned from Otakon and to be honest, I'm a bit fried from the show, but wanted to thank everyone for such an enthusiastic and overwhelming response... Read more