Launched in April 2012, this YouTube series retells Jane Austen’s novel Pride and Prejudice through a series of vlogs, Facebook posts and tweets amongst the characters. Last week, a Kickstarter campaign to fund a DVD of the series, as well as additional shows like this, raised more than $200,000 in 48 hours.
Animator James Harvey has launched The Bartkira Project, a crowdsourced fan art project dedicated to infusing America’s longest-running sitcom The Simpsons and Japan’s classic cyberpunk anime film Akira. Wanna join in? Be sure to read Harvey’s instructional post.