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    [Gamesbriefers] What makes you back a crowdfund campaign?

    What campaigns have you backed recently, and what made them stand out in your eyes?

    • Posted 6 months ago
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  • Seeking players, making games: why Hide&Seek is crowdfunding

    Having a proper relationship with an audience who values our work feels like the most important next step we could take as a studio. Enter Tiny Games.

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Crowd Funding: an accountant’s view

    If you work in the technology or creative sector, the likelihood is that you’ve heard of Crowd Funding, where many individuals or sources give small amounts of money to projects, businesses and good causes. But the taxation...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Six reasons why David Braben’s Kickstarter is exactly the right move

    David Braben, one of the two original creators of Elite, the seminal space exploration, trading and combat game first released in 1982, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to create a new version of Elite. Many commentators have...

    • Posted 1 year ago
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  • Kickstarter: After the Kick but before the Start

    I'm the creative director at Stoic and we've been working on The Banner Saga after a shockingly successful Kickstarter campaign. We set out to raise $100,000 to help us expand our game content and ending up with...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • What does a big Kickstarter project look like in prize form?

    The Banner Saga was certainly not the biggest campaign Kickstarter has ever seen. Double Fine had 80k backers, Wasteland 2 had 60k, Shadowrun had over 30k, not to mention non-games. But unlike these larger, somewhat established developers...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Penny Arcade leads the way

    Yesterday, my Twitter feed was full of the news that Penny Arcade, the successful ad-funded business, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to remove the need for it to sell ads. The response was pretty negative. Words like...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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