Tagged: indiegogo

Indiegogo Funded “Con Man” to Release New Mobile Game

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On Friday, the creators of the Indiegogo success, Con Man, will be releasing the web series new mobile game. This debut comes just a month after Alan Tudyk, and Nathan Fillion revealed they might consider doing a movie on the series within the series, Spectrum.  In 2015, Fillion and… Read More

Director Guillermo Del Toro Reportedly Gives Funds To Fan’s Indiegogo Film Campaign

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Earlier this month, aspiring writer and director Shane Vader launched a campaign on Indiegogo to raise only $666 for his new film, Higher Powers. Vader describes the film as a satirical thriller that is about a small-town police department invaded by a dangerous and power-hungry supernatural… Read More

Success: Chicago Startup Modobag to Complete Indiegogo Run With Nearly $309,000 For Rideable Bag

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Modobag‘s self-titled motorized bag is officially happening. With less than twelve hours until its Indiegogo campaign comes to an end, the suitcase has successfully captured nearly $309,000 from over 300 backers. The Chicago startup launched its initiative on the global crowdfunding platform last month to raise… Read More

“Super Troopers 2” Officially Back Into Production (Again)

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On Thursday, the crew of Indiegogo-funded Super Troopers 2 announced that the highly anticipated film is once again back into its production stage. Back in spring 2015, production studio Broken Lizard announced the sequel just 14 years after the first film’s release at the 2001 Sundance Festival…. Read More

Update: Modobag Nears $300,000 As Indiegogo Employees Test Out the Rideable Luggage (Video)

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With just seven days until its crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo comes to an end, Modobag has successfully secured nearly $300,000 thanks to over 275 backers. Last month, the Chicago startup launched its initiative on the global crowdfunding platform to raise a minimum of $50,000. Within… Read More

Indiegogo Alum Jibo Won’t Be Shipping Family Robot to Oversea Backers

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Indiegogo alum, Jibo, Inc. recently revealed, despite previous claims, it would be able to deliver its family robot overseas, it will not able to ship abroad after all. The startup will only be sending the highly anticipated robot to backers in the U.S. and Canada…. Read More

Indiegogo Alum Flow Hive Announces Flash Sale Of Classic Model At Original Campaign Price

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Just a few months after receiving the coveted Good Design Award, Flow Hive, the most successful campaign ever on Indiegogo, announced a flash sale of its Flow Hive Classic Model at the original initiative’s price of $599. Flow Hive closed on Indiegogo after securing $12,489,141 on April 20, 2015…. Read More

“Con Man” Stars Alan Tudky & Nathan Fillion: “We Could Do An Actual ‘Spectrum’ Movie”

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Just a little over a year after Con Man became a smashing hit on Indiegogo, Alan Tudyk, and Nathan Fillion revealed they might be looking to get Spectrum, the series’ show within a show, its very own movie. Last year, Fillion and Tudyk, who worked together on the… Read More

As Skully Collapses, Lawsuit Heats Up as Founders are Sued with Allegations of Fraud

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Last month it was reported that Skully, a company launched to create a super cool augmented reality motorcycle helmut, had jettisoned its founders as investors had enough of the lack of progress and mismanagement. Yesterday, TechCrunch reported that Skully is no more. While the very… Read More

Indiegogo Success “Lazer Team” Gets a Sequel: Set to Premiere on YouTube Red in 2017 (Video)

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This week, Rooster Teeth announced its Indiegogo project, Lazer Team, is officially getting a sequel that will premiere on YouTube Red in 2017. The film received over $2.3 million during its crowdfunding campaign in 2014 and raised an additional $1 million in theatrical release pre-sales…. Read More

Did OnagoFly Turn Into OnagoFail? Backers Complain About Crowdfunded Drone Project

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This is becoming a too consistent theme. Promising rewards crowdfunding project raises millions of dollars from thousands of backers only to deliver (if at all) a craptaculous product. In this case, it is the story of ONAGOFly – a drone project that raised $3,459,193 on… Read More

Indiegogo: Here Are Five Ways to Build an Audience For Your Crowdfunding Campaign

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On Thursday, Indiegogo announced five key ways organizers to build an audience for their crowdfunding campaigns. The global crowdfunding platform revealed most campaigns should have at least 30% of their goal already funded before they even launch. The website noted: “Gaining momentum and raising funds will… Read More

GE Appliances’ FirstBuild Returns to Indiegogo For New Product Prisma Cold Brew Coffee Maker

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Nearly one year after successfully securing $2 million on Indiegogo for the Opal Nugget Ice Maker, GE Appliances’ FirstBuild has returned to the crowdfunding platform to raise $150,000 for its new product, the Prisma Cold Brew Coffee Maker. The company revealed that the Prisma takes only 10… Read More

OhMiBod’s Lovelife Collection Named STOREROTICA Awards’ Luxury Line/Range of the Year

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On Monday, Indiegogo alum OhMiBod announced its Lovelife Collection, named STOREROTIC AWARDS’ Luxury Line/Range of the Year. The tenth annual award show was hosted by adult trade journal STOREROTICA Magazine and was held late last month.  According to OhMiBod, the collection has received various awards since its debut, including the… Read More

“Billion Dollar Bully” Documentary Returns: Kickstarter-Funded Project Seeks Addition $50,000 Through Indiegogo

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Less than a year and a half after securing over $90,000 on Kickstarter,  creator of Yelp documentary Billion Dollar Bully, Kaylie Milliken, has launched an Indiegogo initiative to raise an additional $50,000 for the film’s documentary. As previously reported, Billion Dollar Bully is “a documentary on marketing giant… Read More

Indiegogo Alum TrackR Unveils Two New Features For TrackR Bravo

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  This week, Indiegogo success TrackR announced two new features for its popular device, the TrackR Bravo. The first feature, Family Sharing, allows users to share their items with groups while the second feature, Custom Printing, allows users to print any photo directly on their devices…. Read More

No More Walking at Airports: Chicago Startup Modobag Seeks Funds on Indiegogo For Motorized Rideable Luggage

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Chicago startup, Modobag, has recently launched a crowdfunding campaign on Indiegogo to raise funds for its self-titled luggage. The project has successfully topped its initial $50,000 funding goal and is now nearing $200,000. What has attracted nearly 200 backers to the initiative? The tech company… Read More

Indiegogo Shares Details About Newegg Partnership

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Last month, Indiegogo announced it had formed a new partnership with Newegg. The tech-focused e-retailer is now set to offer order fulfillment and promotional support to select campaigns on the crowdfunding platform. David Mandelbrot, CEO of Indiegogo, previously stated: “We’re thrilled to partner with Newegg to provide… Read More

Overfunding: SuperMeat Surpasses $100,000 Target Goal on Indiegogo

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Less than two weeks after launching its Indiegogo campaign, collaborative startup SuperMeat has successfully secured its $100,000 funding goal. The company, which consists of scientist, conscious meat eaters, vegans, environmentalists, and health advocates, launched the crowdfunding campaign to create a new system that will end… Read More

NFL Stars Marshawn Lynch & Josh Johnson Hit Indiegogo to Raise Funds For Bay Area Youth Program Transportation

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Last week, former NFL running back Marshawn Lynch and Baltimore Ravens quarterback Josh Johnson launched an Indiegogo campaign to raise funds to refurbish a city bus that will transport Bay Area youths to academic workshops that are provided by non-profit organization, Fam 1st Family.   Fam… Read More