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Brandon Sanderson’s Kickstarter is blowing people’s minds

He’s already raised $16 million—and has nearly a month to go.

On Mar 2, 2022 by Michelle Jaworski

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Keanu Reeves’ controversial Kickstarter comic will become a Netflix movie

The comic earned some industry backlash for raising money on Kickstarter.

On Mar 23, 2021 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

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Subverse controversy grows after Kickstarter ‘non-apology’ sparks refund requests

It’s the third ‘apology’ from the studio.

On Dec 2, 2020 by Ana Valens

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Smut Peddler’s ‘Sordid Past’ Kickstarter promises raunchy historical comics

It’s already fully funded by 250%.

On Nov 17, 2020 by Ana Valens

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Kickstarter accidentally reminds everyone it didn’t take down a men’s rights campaign 7 years ago

The emails surround a controversial campaign that Kickstarter apologized for seven years ago.

On Nov 12, 2020 by Mikael Thalen

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‘Thirsty Sword Lesbians’ role-playing game blows past Kickstarter goals

Playing a lesbian with sword isn’t required.

On Oct 14, 2020 by Ana Valens

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Keanu Reeves’ graphic novel under fire for Kickstarter campaign

Industry insiders say the project highlights a double standard for underpaid freelancers.

On Sep 2, 2020 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw

Pulp Magazine Intersectional Feminism

This feminist magazine’s Kickstarter promises intersectional online classes on sex and bodies

Pulp magazine even has Lizzo’s support.

On Jun 10, 2020 by Ana Valens

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Hentai publisher says Kickstarter withheld payout for a month

It’s not a good sign for the future.

On Oct 11, 2019 by Ana Valens


Indie game Enchanted Portals accused of ripping off Cuphead

‘This game feels almost plagiaristic.’

On Oct 9, 2019 by Alex Puente

Cute Little Fuckers Sex Toy Kickstarter

Meet Cute Little F*ckers, the trans-inclusive sex toys pushing Kickstarter’s boundaries

They’re inclusive for all bodies, including trans people and intersex users.

On Sep 25, 2019 by Ana Valens

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Kickstarter employees say they were fired for union organizing 

Kickstarter denies the claims.

On Sep 12, 2019 by Libby Cohen

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Inside the pornographic video game that took Kickstarter by storm

Can a porn game actually be good?

On Jun 24, 2019 by Matt Silverman

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Face the Consequences will spice up your stale Cards Against Humanity game

Make your next board game night less of a bored game night with this unique expansion deck.

On Jun 11, 2019 by Monica Riese

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This alien porn game just became one of Kickstarter’s greatest successes

A campaign for Subverse has raised more than $2 million.

On May 1, 2019 by Joseph Knoop

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