Presentation: Game Developer Finds Success on Kickstarter
Double Fine Productions is an San Francisco based video game developing company. It was founded by Tim Schafer, in July of 2000. The company along with 2 player Productions, ran a successful Kickstarter project in February 2012 for an adventure game along with a documentary of the making of the game. The project’s goal was to make $400,000 which was to be split between the production of the game($300,000) and the production of the documentary($100,000). The project reached it’s initial goal of $400,00 in only 9 hours. By the end of the allotted pledge time, the project had 87,142 backers raising a total of $3,336,271, becoming the most successful Kickstarter project to date.