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A love story between two people that each have a secret to hide. One a pro-wrestler, the other a Nun. Losing never felt so good. Now available for sale or rental within the United States and Canada on Vimeo.
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3,232 backers pledged $201,164 to help bring this project to life.

Team Kick-heart Update

Hello everyone,

We are steadily heading towards our goal thanks to all of you. Yuasa-san and the rest of the team is hard at work animating shots for the film. They are so grateful to all of the fans who have shown their support of this project.

As a reminder, we would greatly appreciate your help in getting the word out about this project so that we can keep up our momentum. Every tweet, post or status update really goes a long way in helping us reach our goal. We have only 20 days left and still have a little ways to go.

Also feel free to leave any feedback or questions in our comment section and we will try our best to get back to you in a timely manner. We want to make this a very collaborative experience where the fans can get involved.


Team Kick-heart

Latest Updates

  • Current 54% of our goal
  • Backers: 1119
  • 20 days left
  • Revised upper tier rewards based on user feedback
  • Upgraded our resolution to HD (720p,1080p)
  • Created tumblr, facebook, and twitter accounts
  • Shared animated gifs of keyframe animation by Mihara-san and Yuasa-san on Tumblr.
  • Added links to more news articles on front page

Upcoming Updates

  • Video Interviews with staff
  • Animated Gifs on Tumblr
  • Exclusive production artwork updates for backers
  • Interview with Anime News Network Podcast. Please send your questions to Zac Bertschy

Here are some key-frame animation drawings by MasaakiYuasa:

Here is an image drawn by our character designer,MichioMihara:


    1. Creator Abel Gongora on October 10, 2012

      I do recognize Mihara san fingers! ;)