Tagged: kickstarter

Zane Lamprey Moves Adv3nture Hoodie to Indiegogo InDemand (Video)


Following the closing of Adv3nture Hoodie’s epic Kickstarter campaign, creator Zane Lamprey decided to move the already popular piece of clothing to Indiegogo’s InDemand program. The Adv3nture Hoodie has a total of nine pockets, along with a sunglass holder, pillow conversion, bottle opener zipper, reflective cabling, reflective… Read More

inXile Entertainment Shares More Details About “Wasteland 3’s” Story As Fig Campaign Surpasses $3M


inXile Entertainment’s Wasteland 3 is on a roll! The video game has quickly surpassed $3 million from more than 16,000 backers on crowdfunding platform Fig. The studio launched the campaign earlier this month and was seeking to raise $2,750,000 to bring the highly anticipated game to life. Wasteland 3 is… Read More

Update: Smithsonian’s “Conserve Dorothy’s Ruby Slippers” Kickstarter Nears $300,000 Funding Target Less than One Week


Less than a week after launching its latest Kickstarter to conserve the iconic Wizard of Oz Ruby Slippers, the Smithsonian Institute has already captured nearly $250,000 from more than 4,500 backers. The museum is currently seeking $300,000 for the project. As previously reported, the Smithsonian… Read More

Update: “Bears vs Babies” Card Game Scores $1.1M Less Than 48 Hours on Kickstarter


Less than two days after making its debut on Kickstarter, Elan Lee and Matthew Inman’s new card game Bears vs Babies has surpassed $1.1 million from over 30,000 backers. As previously reported, Bears vs Babies is described as a card game where players build handsome, incredible monsters who go… Read More

Fidget Cube Set to Close Kickstarter Initiative With Over $6.4M in Funding


With less than six hours until its epic crowdfunding campaign is set to close on Kickstarter, Antsy Labs’ Fidget Cube has successfully raised more than $6.4 million from nearly 154,000 backers. The vinyl desk toy has six sides that feature different ways that users can fidget, which… Read More

Brief: Kickstarter Launches New Collection of Political Creations Called “Election Issues”


With the 2016 U.S. Presidential Election nearing its final weeks, crowdfunding platform Kickstarter announced the launch of its Election Issues, which is described as a collection of political creations that are to spark conversation and action. The Kickstarter team stated: “Elections aren’t just about the… Read More

Kano’s Second Kickstarter Achieves $500,000 Goal; Receives Funding Support From Apple Co-Founder & Grammy-Winning Composer


With nearly one week until its second Kickstarter comes to an end, tech startup Kano has successfully secured its initial $500,000 funding target. The company launched the initiative last month for its new creative computer systems. Reportedly, the project received return support from backer Steve Wozniak, the… Read More

Brief: Kickstarter Announces New Reward Scheduling Feature


On Tuesday, Kickstarter announced its new reward scheduling feature, which will notably make engaging backers and building excitement easier. The rewards-based crowdfunding platform shared that in addition to setting backer limits on rewards, campaign creators will now be able to set a time-based limit. It… Read More

“Exploding Kittens” Creators Return to Kickstarter For New Card Game “Bears Vs Babies”


Elan Lee (Xbox, ARGs) and Matthew Inman (The Oatmeal), launched Kickstarter campaign on Tuesday to raise $10,000 for their new game, Bears vs. Bears. The duo previously secured $8,782,571 from 219,382 backers for the hit card game, Exploding Kittens.  Bears vs Babies is described as a card game where players build handsome,… Read More

Smithsonian Returns to Kickstarter: Seek to Raise $300,000 to Conserve Dorothy’s Ruby Slippers


On Monday, the Smithsonian Institution returned to the crowdfunding platform Kickstarter to raise $300,000 to conserve The Wizard of Oz’s most famous props, Dorothy’s Ruby Slippers. The organization, which previously raised $719,779 for Neil Armstrong’s Spacesuit on the crowdfunding platform last year, revealed that the Ruby Slippers, which were made… Read More

Brief: Kickstarter to Hold “Ghost Arcade” Games Festival


On Thursday, Kickstarter announced it is set to host its very own “Ghost Arcade” Games Festival at BRIC in Fort Greene Brooklyn on October 29th. The reward-based crowdfunding platform stated that visitors would get to experience both video and table games from New York-based creators…. Read More

Zane Lamprey’s Adv3nture Hoodie Set to Finish Kickstarter Run With Over $1.73M in Funds


  Zane Lamprey’s latest project, the Adv3nture Hoodie, is set to close its Kickstarter with over $1.73 million from more than 12,600 backers. The new article of clothing is said to be the updated version of Lamprey’s Drinking Hoodie, which raised $574,630 on the crowdfunding platform… Read More

Brief: Kickstarter Teams Up With Rhode Island School of Design for New Art of Business Bootcamp


On Tuesday, rewards-based crowdfunding platform Kickstarter announced it has teamed up with Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) to create a new Art of Business Bootcamp. This event will be hosted by RISD and is to help artists develop a business plan, market and promote your work, find… Read More

Zane Lamprey’s Adv3nture Hoodie Moves Towards $1.4M As Kickstarter Nears Closing Date


With less than 60 hours until its Kickstarter campaign comes to a close, Zane Lamprey’s Adv3nture Hoodie is nearing $1.4 million thanks to more than 10,000 backers. The new article of clothing has nine pockets, sunglass holder, pillow conversion, bottle opener zipper, reflective cabling, reflective logo,… Read More

Crowdfunding Success Knix Wear Announces Limited Edition Evolution Bra For Breast Cancer Treatment & Prevention


On Thursday, Kickstarter and Indiegogo alum Knix Wear has released a limited edition Evolution Bra that is especially for breast cancer treatment and prevention. The clothing launch is part of the company’s new FivebyFive campaign. The company revealed that the limited edition Evolution Bras will feature… Read More

Brief: Kickstarter Teams Up With TurboVote to Increase Voter Participation for 2016 U.S. Presidential Election


On Wednesday, Kickstarter announced it has teamed up with TurboVote to help increase voter participation for the upcoming 2016 U.S. Presidential Election, which will be taking place this November. Kickstarter revealed that its team believes in the power of personal expression and that is why… Read More

“Wasteland 3’s” Fig Campaign Secures $1.6M Just Hours After Launch


On Wednesday, video game studio inXile Entertainment launched its Fig crowdfunding campaign to raise $2,750,000 for its new video game, Wasteland 3. Within just hours of its debut, the initiative secured over $1.6 million from more than 6,300 backers. As previously reported, Wasteland 3 is described as a party-based roleplaying… Read More