Last night, Kickstarter hit the milestone of $500 million pledged to its games category! Traditional tabletop games lead the pack with £265 million put towards building these games. $185 million was pledged to video games, with $49million left over for everything else.
Those pledges came from more than 2 million people, and they pushed 8,000 games projects over their funding goals. To mark the occasion Kickstarter dug up some fun stats about the backers who made this happen. For example, the 440 people who signed up for Kickstarter to back Cards Against Humanity have since backed 4,474 other projects. Read more in this just-posted post.