The festival has been finished and also finishing work of festival has been finished. I came back to my work desk. I write this report short because I want to focus on this project.
shut up and run!
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Posted by SamBakZa - April 18th, 2018
Digital Thanks Card
2 months ago, I sent "Digital thanks card and Digital wallpaper" to Indiegogo backers through MailChimp. By MailChimp's report, 165 backers haven't checked mail yet. If you didn't got two digital perks yet, please inform me to firstname.lastname@example.org . I'll send mail again directly with checking list again.
In every May, JaeMiRo where SamBakZa workshop placed helds street festival. I'll pause another stop work for about one month and will return after festival.
SamBakZa workshop is main reason why animation work keep getting delayed (sorry!) but this place is also big pleasure to us and some of our fans. Emirichu's video shows what our fans will experience if they visit our place. I think she draw me too handsome in video (lol) but except that this is so realistic and funny travel story. Thanks Emirichu!
How I Met My Favorite Animator! (and cried...a lot.) : https://youtu.be/aBsYYibFd74
It is amazing pleasure to creators in internet watching happy fans in real time. My goal was finish DVD project at the end of 2016, make product and exhibition about "There she is!!" and meet fans at the workshop. Make stickers for messengers, T-shirts, Plushies, Comic books, Had so many plans and did so many autograph practice.
Thank you so much to all patience fans.
Posted by SamBakZa - March 14th, 2018
I have sent two digital perks - Digital Thanks Card, Digital Wallpapers - at 10 days ago. 60% of backers opened the email, and 4 emails was returned because of the email address is didn't exist.
If you didn't receive my email, please check your spam mailbox first. And If you could not download the perks, in any other problem, send me an email. email@example.com I'll send the perks directly.
You want to get the images but you are not the backer of Indiegogo campaign? Please don't worry. You can buy them when we start receive pre-order the DVD. All you have to do is wait.
Posted by SamBakZa - February 14th, 2018
This month, I am making two perks - Digital card of thanks & 3 Digital wallpapers. I know it will make the animation production more slowly, but I wanted to do something because you are waiting so long.
If you are a backer of Indiegogo campaign, please check your email address on Indiegogo. I will send these images to backers via email, until next month's progress report.
Anyway, CLIP STUDIO PAINT is cool. I gonna love this tool.
Posted by SamBakZa - January 17th, 2018
So here's the future plan :
Still working on main production. I am making layout of all scenes. After I finish organizing details I'll contact animation team again or contact another team to work with.
If I can't find proper animation team I'm going to hire new animators by myself.
So I can't keep the Feb preview plan promise. I'll announce again after I find animation team and start working with them. I apologize again to all fans for delays.
Posted by SamBakZa - December 15th, 2017
Most of these steps are usually dropped if I make animation alone. Because I don't have to explain about background concept, character drawing guides and others. I have thought "This is not good. I can not make animation forever alone. I have to know how work with other artists" So, I have started this project.
This is my first reward what I get through this project. I realized that what I needed was a producer. (0_0);;;;; OK, next time, I will find a producer first.
Posted by SamBakZa - November 18th, 2017
Main production will begin at next month.
Current goal is finish it at Feb, 2018 and I guess I can ship the DVD and other perks in April.
It's feel like someone at my back saying with grin; "You was not busy until now, wasn't it?". I want to say back to him "No I wasn't! I was busy like crazy and I really worked hard to make it this far!" however, I can't because it feels like it will make me slower if I stop my hands for even a short minute.
Thank you so much for your patience to all fans and backers.
Difference of design of Il-ho between 2007 and 2017. you can check it on DVD exclusive reward.
Posted by SamBakZa - October 19th, 2017
The "There she is!!" tabletop game project by iN'Sanity Games have been successfully funded last month. Congratulations!!
There is some duplicated rewards/perks in this campaign and my DVD campaign. They are Digital Wallpapers, Digital thanks card and 72 hour preview link. Yes, "the 72 hours preview link" means preview of "another step". And it's estimated delivery day is...
Suddenly deadline of "another step" has decided. It's just beginning of the main production phase, only 3 months left. Is it possible? It should be possible, right? Whatever, I'll make it happen!
There She Is!!
Posted by SamBakZa - August 15th, 2017
There will be statue of "There she is!!" characters. Hard to believe it.
So many sculptures of characters in here, Jae-mi road. Such as "Pororo", who is top beloved children character.
Masters of slapsticks (Larvas are in front of hotel!!)
Volt the blue squrrel (cannot transform)
Ha-ny who reminds me of Lee Sunhee*
And there will be Doki and Nabi!
...hard to take photo with because of it's height.
Seoul Business Agency's supporting program to make new attraction on Jae-mi road. Now it's on design and consultation with local citizens. Such a huge job to make just one statue. I never could do this alone.
Like this, something I was just dreamed about becomes real in here. Sometimes I regret doing this open studio when such things happens and I had to postpone animation work. However these amazing things never could happen if I didn't decided to start it.
It's been a year. Thanks to all fans who visited here whether accidentally or intentionally.
New episode of "there she is!!" is almost at the main production phase.
I'll tell you little secret, My final goal about statue is make one at the Maronie park at Seoul Daehak-ro.
*Lee Sunhee: legendary korean singer. Singer of title song of "Run Ha-ny!!" animation.