Crowd Funding

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ICO Partners: Major projects mask general decline in Kickstarter funding

6 days ago Smaller games losing out as top-heavy market trend continues, says analyst

2 Shenmue 3 breaks Kickstarter video game record

18 days ago But it's still far short of Yu Suzuki's ideal $10 million budget

6 Broken Age to break even for Double Fine

19 days ago Tim Schafer says studio spent nearly twice as much on crowdfunded adventure game as it raised on Kickstarter, "will just about make that back"


8 Corporate crowdfunding might not be all bad

Opinion A month ago Sony's First Flight is a morally uncomfortable development - but could result in better games and products

10 Sony launches a crowdfunding platform for internal projects

A month ago First Flight will let its employees assess "the needs of the market" for innovative new concepts


1 Avellone becomes The Bard's Tale IV stretch goal

A month ago Writer and designer will join team if campaign fund reaches $1.9 million

9 Suzuki: Sony won't get "a cent" of Shenmue 3's Kickstarter cash

A month ago But it will offer production, marketing and publishing support, leaving more money for development

18 Yu Suzuki wants to double Kickstarter record for Shenmue 3

A month ago Only with $10 million in funding can his vision for the game be fully realised


It's time for game financing to catch up with distribution - Marks

A month ago Howard Marks' StartEngine is looking to give devs and startups a new way to raise capital through equity crowdfunding

44 Sony commits to helping Shenmue 3 development

A month ago Upon reaching his Kickstarter goal, Yu Suzuki secured the assistance of some powerful friends

4 FTC settles first ever crowdfunding case

A month ago Board game creator must pay $111,000 in misbegotten Kickstarter funding

3 Igarashi's Bloodstained breaks Kickstarter record

A month ago Now $500,000 beyond next nearest video game with less than a day to go


9 Veterans play to the Crowd

Opinion 2 months ago The backlash against established devs taking to Kickstarter seems to have dissipated; crowdfunding may have rescued an entire tier of game development

Yooka-Laylee Kickstarter passes $2 million

2 months ago Playtonic title continues to smash through stretch goals

1 Castlevania dev returns with Kickstarter

2 months ago Koji Igarashi seeks $500,000 to make a new side-scrolling exploration action game in the vein of Symphony of the Night [UPDATE: game already funded]


"The fans are our bosses" - Impeller

2 months ago Crysis, X-Wing devs behind new space fighting game discuss crowdfunding and taking feedback with a grain of salt

2 Yooka-Laylee Kickstarter already a success

3 months ago Playtonic Games hits goal in less than an hour


"Don't be afraid to set a base price that turns some people away"

Opinion 3 months ago Poppermost CEO gives advice on how to avoid becoming crowdfunding's next disaster


5 Going indie? Have enough runway to fail once

3 months ago Former XBLA producer Scott Brodie offers advice for those making the jump, explains how Hero Generations brings Blizzard dev philosophy to indie games


Playing games with the media

4 months ago Double Zero One Zero's Pontus Lunden spins the issues facing indies and getting ink for his censorship simulator


7 How movies shaped Star Citizen's success

5 months ago Chris Roberts shares what he learned in Hollywood that helped drive a $72 million crowdfunding phenomenon


30 Could Godus' failure fuel a crowdfunding backlash?

Opinion 5 months ago 22cans' bad handling casts a shadow over the Kickstarter dream

3 2014 saw money pledged to videogame Kickstarters slashed

6 months ago More campaigns but fewer successes as cash input more than halved

8 The most backed Kickstarter ever? Exploding Kittens

6 months ago Elan Lee, The Oatmeal and Shane Small are a crowdfunding super success


16 "All Games Will Be Kickstarted"

Opinion 6 months ago Kitfox's Tanya X. Short makes the case for compulsory crowdfunding. With flow charts.

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