YouTuber Reina Scully streamed the 26-minute pilot for Sae Okamoto‘s Mecha-Ude anime venture on Saturday with an English dub.
Okamoto and a “small group of production team members” are dealing with the project. Okamoto is directing the project at TriF Studio. She has filled in as an animator on Sushi Police, Danchi Tomoo, and Tenkai Knights. Hiroshi Matsuyama is filling in as the general administrator accountable for arranging, content, setting, and heading supervision. The production group likewise incorporates Tatsushi Momen as the printer, NARASAKI as the arranger, and Seiji Toda as chronicle and blending engineer at S.O.L.I.D Sound Lab. Eve is playing out the opening signature tune “Conflicted,” and AZLiGHTZ is playing out the consummation signature tune “Alone.”
A Japanese Campfire crowdfunding campaign raised 4,849,500 yen (about US$44,000) toward an underlying objective of 2 million yen (about US$18,700) before completion on March 10, 2018.
The Kickstarter‘s official site describes the series:
“Hero was a high schooler living an ordinary life.
One day, he meets a very strong and intelligent mechanical arm named “Mecha-ude”. After a strange turn of events, the “Mecha-ude” started living inside Hero’s hoodie and the two’s life full of trouble begins.
As the boy and his “Mecha-ude” fights together and strengthen their bonds, the two also meets new friends who also fights along with each of their own unique “Mecha-ude” partners.
Out of those, one of the heroine has two “Mecha-ude” which appears out of her skirt. An active girl with a totally opposite characteristics from hero himself, he gradually becomes attracted to her.
But the two are confronted with other “Mecha-ude” users who are in search of the secret of “Mecha-ude” relentlessly.
In this work, an anima-machine named “Mecha-ude” with self-awareness appears. Even though they look inorganic in nature, they all show or express their own feelings and opinions. They can feel angry, sad, and even encouraged to fight against enemies.“