Shenmue 3 Kickstarter and Corporate Crowdfunding – Wild Cards 2

As Rubén informs us in this Patreon Live Chat clip, there’s some dubious involvement behind this public crowdfunding campaign of Shenmue 3 by Sony Entertainment. Are video game publishers shifting the financial risks on to the gamers?

Bronies Strike Back: CCS in New MLP:FIM Fan Documentary

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It’s come to our attention that there’s a new My Little Pony: Friendship Is Magic fan documentary fundraiser on Kickstarter, and the trailer for the documentary is taking segments from the conversation between CineMax, LaughingMan, and B-Mask entirely out of context.

Deplorable Celebrity Crowdfunding… Penn Jillette Exception

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In the latest “The Padded Room” article, LaughingMan chimes in on the subject of celebrity crowdfunding, and Penn Jillette’s crowdfunding campaign “Director’s Cut”.

Double Fine Mis-Adventure: The 3 Million Dollar Indie Game

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B-Mask and Kenny Farino debate whether Double Fine haven’t bitten more than they can chew with Broken Age. In order to increase the amount of content being released, we have decided to launch a spin-off series…

Kickstarter: Professional E-Begging & Questionable Fundraisers


Ever since Double Fine Productions’ astounding success with Broken Age (formerly known as Double Fine Adventure) a year ago, Kickstarter has become somewhat of a poster child for crowd-funding on the Internet. And while the idea…