Toffer Team, who successfully funded their Lewd Idol Project (LIP) via Kickstarter in 2020, has been unable to access the remaining funds as Paypal has permanently locked them out of their account. According to their Twitter, the team has been barred from the popular payment platform, because they’ve used it to raise money related to “sexual services”.
Paypal’s stance against adult content has been widely known throughout the adult gaming industry, but high-profile lockouts like these are still a rare occurrence. It’s still unclear whether Toffer Team will be able to claim the funds held up in their inactive Patreon account. Niche Gamer has some more details on the aftermath of the Paypal ban in their interview with the head of Toffer Team.
The official statement as put out by Toffer Team: