O.C. companies kickstart success

Feargus Urquhart’s company has never owned its creations, despite making video games for nearly a decade. Jeffrey Hsieh made a Siri-powered smartwatch, but had no idea whether customers would wear the accessory. Brian Fargo wanted to make a sequel to a 1988 computer game, but couldn’t find anyone to bankroll it.

All three Orange County entrepreneurs turned to the crowd-funding website Kickstarter this year to raise money for their projects. Urquhart got $4 million, Hsieh $221,000 and Fargo $2.9 million.

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