Digital Manga Inc. has launched a Kickstarter campaign to publish Sakira’s bara (men’s love) yaoi manga. The campaign aims to raise US$34,000 by February 5, 2016. As of this writing, the campaign has raised US$28,319.
If the campaign is successful, Digital Manga will publish four of Sakira’s manga in print format in English: Wild Boyfriend, Boyfriend in Heat, Sailor Men, and Don’t Rub Yourself Against My Ass! Each volume will include a full colored insert and retail for US$15.95. Digital Manga already published Wild Boyfriend, Sailor Men, and Don’t Rub Yourself Against My Ass! digitally.
Backer rewards aside from the manga in print form or digital form include: rubber bracelets, keychains, the illustrated/signed postcards, tote bags, postcards, posters, 2017 calendars, YaoiCon badges, YaoiCon T-shirts, YaoiCon snack baskets, and YaoiCon VIP badges. Stretch goals include dust jackets for all four books at US$38,000 and an embellished slipcase at US$43,000.