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Where are they Now? The Top Ten Kickstarter Campaigns of All Time

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Rewards crowdfunding took years to take off and then it rocketed. Hot campaigns like the Sara Marshal Film or Exploding Kittens caught the attention of popular media along with their thousands of backers. Some campaigns have delivered, some remain outstanding and others had the wheels… Read More

Brief: Creators of Kickstarter Success “Exploding Kittens” Announce First Expansion “Imploding Kittens”

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Earlier this week, creators of the hilarious Kickstarter-funded card game Exploding Kittens, Elan Lee, Matthew Inman, and Shane Small announced the Russian Roulette-inspired game was getting its first expansion, known as “Imploding Kittens.” Exploding Kittens is described as a highly strategic kitty-powered version of Russian Roulette…. Read More

Brief: Kickstarter Shows Off Pictures From 2016 Summer Festival in Brooklyn

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Over the weekend, Kickstarter hosted its 2016 Summer Festival in Brooklyn’s Greene Park. The free event celebrated creativity and featured art, food, games and more from the Kickstarter community, including: A life-sized game of Exploding Kittens  Guided virtual reality meditation on Oculus Rift Royal Palms Shuffleboard fun… Read More

Brief: Kickstarter to Host 2016 Summer Festival at Brooklyn’s Fort Greene Park

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Crowdfunding giant Kickstarter is set to host its 2016 Summer Festival at the Fort Greene Park in Brooklyn later this month. The event’s description reads: Celebrate creativity at the Kickstarter Summer Festival, a free event featuring art, food, games, and more from the Kickstarter community. Join… Read More

Kickstarter Declares: $500M Pledged to Game Projects (Infographic)

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Kickstarter announced on Wednesday that $500 million has been pledged to game projects on its crowdfunding platform. The funding portal stated: “Overall, more than 2 million people have backed Games projects on Kickstarter, successfully funding nearly 8,000 projects. And more games backers sign up every… Read More

Kickstarter Alum “Exploding Kittens” Is Now Available on Android

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The hilarious, Russian Roulette like Kickstarter, Exploding Kittens is now available on all iPhone and Android! Players of Exploding Kittens take turns drawing cards until someone draws an exploding kitten and loses the game. The deck is made up of cards that let you avoid exploding by peeking at cards… Read More

Brief: Kickstarter Alum “Exploding Kittens” iPhone Game Updates; Android Version to Debut Soon

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This week, the folks at The Oatmeal announced that its Kickstarter success, Exploding Kittens, will be heading to Androids everywhere soon. The game was introduced to iPhone and iPad users just a few months ago. Exploding Kittens, which successfully secured $8,782,571 from 219,382 backers on Kickstarter, is described as a… Read More

Kickstarter Success “Exploding Kittens” Now Available on iPhone

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Get excited, Exploding Kittens fans – your favorite inappropriate cat-themed card game is now available for iPhones! Exploding Kittens, which successfully secured $8,782,571 from 219,382 backers on Kickstarter, is described as a highly strategic kitty-powered version of Russian Roulette. Players take turns drawing cards until someone draws an exploding kitten and… Read More

Kickstarter Reveals: 978,000 Backers Pledged Over $144.4M to Game Projects in 2015 (Infographic)

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Kickstarter announced that according to some new stats, 978,000 have pledged over $1.44 million to game campaigns on its crowdfunding platform.  The crowdfunding giant declared: “Kickstarter loves games, and we know you do, too. But this year, we were blown away by the sheer force… Read More

Kickstarter’s “Exploding Kittens” Now Available on Amazon

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Just a few weeks after delivering Exploding Kittens to Kickstarter backers, creators Elan Lee, Matthew Inman, and Shane Small have unleashed the highly anticipated Russian Roulette game on Amazon. Exploding Kittens is described as a highly strategic kitty-powered version of Russian Roulette. Players take turns drawing cards until someone… Read More

Review: “Exploding Kittens” Offers Up Explosive Fun For Mostly Everyone

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Earlier this year, I was researching the latest crowdfunding campaigns on Kickstarter when I stumbled upon this hilarious, Russian roulette concept game Exploding Kittens.  NEVER have I laughed so hard at project. Beyond the great name, Exploding Kittens raised over $8.7 million with the support of… Read More

“Exploding Kittens” Creator Elan Lee Admits: “Kickstarter is a Terrible Place to Raise Money.”

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With the previous announcement of Exploding Kittens being shipped to its backers, co-creator Elan Lee reveals a bit of an insight of the famous Kickstarter project. While sharing details about the funding process, Lee admitted to CNN: “The biggest lesson for me is that Kickstarter is a… Read More

Exploding Kittens Creators Announce Shipping News & Secret Reward

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While backers continue to wait for the highly anticipated Kickstarter project, Exploding Kittens, the creators of the project have announced exciting news. Exploding Kittens is a highly strategic kitty-powered version of Russian Roulette. Players take turns drawing cards until someone draws an exploding kitten and loses the… Read More

Kickstarter Alum Exploding Kittens Announces Delivery Schedule (Infographic)

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Exploding Kittens backers, get ready! This weekend, Oatmeal’s Matthew Inman along with Xbox’s Elan Lee and Shane Small, shared an update about when everyone can expect the highly anticipated card game. Exploding Kittens is a highly strategic kitty-powered version of Russian Roulette. Players take turns drawing cards until someone… Read More

Kickstarter’s Exploding Kittens Offers Up Playtest Results (Infographic)

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Ready to give backers a “progress report,” the team of Kickstarter-success Exploding Kittens has unveiled playtest results of the game being played thousands of times. Last month, the game’s creators, the Oatmeal’s Matthew Inman along with Xbox’s Elan Lee and Shane Small, put the power… Read More

Creators of Exploding Kittens Seeks Testers to Try Out the Kickstarter Success Russian Roulette Card Game

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While most backers have to wait in anticipation for their Kickstarter-backed card game, Exploding Kittens, its creators, The Oatmeal’s Matthew Inman along with Xbox’s Elan Lee and Shane Small, have decided to give fans of the already popular game a chance to try it out and offer… Read More

April Fools! Top 5 Crowdfunding Projects That Seemed Almost Too Good To Be True

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Happy April! You know what that means – warmer weather, flowers blooming… practical jokes. On April 1st (known as April Fool’s Day) more pranks are pulled on and offline. With that said, I would like to share my favorite, funny and incredibly “Is this for real?”… Read More

Elan Lee’s Exploding Kittens Secures $8,782,571 from 219,382 Kickstarters: Booming Business & Kickstarter History for Fat Cats

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To paraphrase Alicia Keys, those cats are on fire.  Exploding Kittens Kickstarter campaign came to an booming finish last night hitting $8,782,571 from 219,382 backers…and secured a record in Kickstarter history.   Booming Cats is “The Most-Backed Kickstarter Project of All Time,” dethroning  Bring Reading Rainbow Back for Every Child, Everywhere! campaign…. Read More

Exploding Kittens Nears $5.5M on Kickstarter; Cards Against Humanity’s Max Temkin Shares His Thoughts About the Game

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  With less than two weeks left until its Kickstarter campaign comes to an end, Exploding Kittens is gearing up to hit another milestone in its successful crowdfunding experience. The project has raised $5,463,316 from 138,284 backers (as of this morning). Exploding Kittens captured over a million the first… Read More

Matthew Inman’s Exploding Kittens Card Game Becomes Most Backed Project in Kickstarter’s History (Video)

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One week down, nearly three more weeks to go! The Oatmeal’s Matthew Inman has been super busy continuing to promote his already Kickstarter success card game, Exploding Kittens.Now the project is nearing $4.3 million on the crowdfunding giant’s platform and has been dubbed the “The Most… Read More

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