The audience will follow Enlightened agent Makoto, who can use exotic matter to see images associated with items, and his adventures with Sarah and a Resistance bodyguard called Jack.
This Kickstarter is a labour of love for the Critters, Critical Role's fantastic community, as there isn't a pledge tier that delivers the animation to backers.
The show's special guests have all sorts of geek cred too. We can expect to see Charlie Cox, Kevin Smith, Matthew Lillard, Janina Gavinkar, Simone Missick and Sam Richardson too.
He plans to channel the YouTube community he's build up over Twitch to watch the live campaign. However, the show will be uploaded to YouTube after the session wraps.
I'm reminded of crazy Japanese game shows that have incredible build-ups and drama only for the contestant to fall off the log.
If this story begins as a glimpse of an idyllic life before the war, then it becomes the telling of how awful life became during the war.
Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress is gorgeous. There are all those steam engines and the great machines built to enable these fortress cities in what might otherwise have been 19th-century Japan make for a memorable visual style.
Geek & Sundry have a new weekly RPG show. It'll launch in, and Deborah Ann Woll (Daredevil, True Blood) is Dungeon Master and host.
This adventure is all familiar Ghost in the Shell stuff. We have fights and surprises peppering a mystery story that needs some good detective work. While Innocence is gorgeous and loyal to the styling of Ghost in the Shell, it does have to work hard to add anything new.
Toma and Index find themselves in the company of an up and coming idol called Arisa and needless to say all sorts of powers get involved.