List of highest-funded crowdfunding projects

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This is an incomplete list of the highest-funded crowdfunding projects (including projects which failed to achieve funding).

Over 50 million[edit]

Rank Project Category Platform Campaign
end date
1 EOS Blockchain Ethereum June 1, 2018 - $4,100,000,000
(7.12 million ETH)[1]
EOS is a blockchain operating system designed to support commercial decentralized applications. The amount in US dollars is based on an exchange rate of $576 per ether.
2 Star Citizen Video game Kickstarter, Independent Ongoing $2M $542,924,683+[2] Space combat video game being developed by Chris Roberts, designer of Wing Commander. By April 19, 2013, a combined US$9,061,882 had been raised on Kickstarter and Roberts' own website.[3] It was listed as a Guinness World Record in 2014, after having raised more than US$40,680,576 through Roberts' own website.[4] By June 13, 2020, Star Citizen had raised a total of US$300 million, spurred by special events Invictus Launch Week and Alien Week. Most of this total comes from pledges sold on Roberts' website and rewarded with in-game items.[5]
3 Filecoin Blockchain Ethereum September 7, 2017[6][7] - $257,000,000[citation needed] Filecoin is a decentralized data storage application.
4 Tezos Blockchain Independent July 14, 2017 - $232,000,000[8] Tezos is a self-governing blockchain.
5 U-Haul Investors Club Business equipment Independent Ongoing (started in 2011) $201,048,200 (updated weekly after COB on Tuesdays)[9] Operated by AMERCO (the parent company of U-Haul) this crowdfunding platform allows investors to invest in U-Haul assets such as trucks, trailers, occasionally in real estate, and even items such as furniture pads and equipment dollies.[10] Investors purchase "U-Notes" which are available in $100 increments (and require a $100 minimum investment, subsequent additions to the account require a $25 minimum) and have maturities from 2-30 years (depending on what is offered). Investors can invest via individual, business or trust accounts, Coverdell Education Savings accounts, and both traditional and Roth IRA's. Payments are made quarterly in arrears, of which (similar to a mortgage amortization) part of the payment is interest and the rest a partial return of principal. The platform is limited to United States investors only, interest is not earned on amounts not invested in U-Notes, and there is virtually no secondary trading market (notes can only be traded between club investors) making them highly illiquid; as such, investors are advised that they will likely need to hold their investments to maturity.[11] Investors may also earn credits for referring other investors.
6 The DAO Blockchain Ethereum May 28, 2016[12] $500K $160,000,000 (in ETH)[13] A publicly created and crowdfunded Decentralized Autonomous Organization, built on the Ethereum blockchain, that stored and transmitted Ether and Ethereum-based assets.

Funds were held programatically by design in the cryptocurrency known as Ether, the actual USD amount raised varied in line with the Ether|USD exchange rate at any given moment. Final raised amount was ETH 11.5 million.[13] The amount listed is the conversion value of the raised Ethereum at the campaign end date.

7 Sirin Labs (SRN) Mobile Ethereum, Bitcoin December, 2017 - $158,000,000[14] A blockchain phone that makes it easier to use digital currency. Expected to sell for over $1000 with 25,000 units pre-ordered.[15]
8 Bancor Blockchain Ethereum June 12, 2017 $100M $153,000,000 (in ETH)[16] The Bancor protocol is a smart contracts platform built on top of the Ethereum blockchain.
9 Polkadot Blockchain Ethereum October 27, 2017[17] - $144,300,000[18] Polkadot is a heterogeneous multichain which posits a trustless fully decentralised "federation" of public and private blockchains with trust-free access to each other.
10 Status Blockchain Ethereum June 21, 2017 $12M $103,000,000[19]
11 Elio Motors Other Independent Uncertain - $102,000,000[citation needed] As of 2016, Elio Motors was designing a three-wheel vehicle that the company said would achieve up to 84 MPG.[20] In October 2016, the company said it had received over 60,000 reservations. Their goal was to reach 65,000 reservations, and until they reach their goal, early adopters are able to reserve one of the vehicles for a locked price of $7,300[21][22] ($7,000 by completing the binding purchase agreement). After surpassing that milestone, the targeted base price for anyone that had not already signed a contract became $7,450.[citation needed]
12 TenX Blockchain Ethereum June 24, 2017 $80M $80,000,000
(245,832 ETH)[23]
TenX offer a debit card system to customers and combine that with an open-source backend that allows TenX to connect any blockchain through hashed timelock contracts (HTLCs). TenX raised 100,000 ETH in a pre-sale and another 145,000 ETH equivalent during their token sale on June 24, 2017.[citation needed]
13 BANKEX Blockchain Ethereum December 26, 2017 $50M $70,600,000[citation needed] BANKEX is a blockchain-based distributed financial technology platform. It allows people and enterprises to create and trade their digital assets represented as smart asset tokens on a blockchain.[24]
14 TRON Blockchain Ethereum Sep 2, 2017 $70M $70,000,000[citation needed] TRON is a blockchain project that supports the global digital entertainment system. As an open-source project, it supports various types of smart contracts and contract systems such as Bitcoin, Ethereum and EOS.
15 æternity Blockchain Ethereum Jun 9, 2017 - $62,500,000.00 æternity is a new type of open-source, public, Blockchain-based distributed computing platform that innovates and expands upon existing platforms such as Bitcoin, Ethereum. Real-world data can interface with smart contracts through decentralized oracles. True scalability and trust-less Turing-complete state channels sets æternity apart from all other Blockchain 2.0 projects. Contribution was divided into two phases and closed by 9 June 2017. Total amount raised in Phase 1 + Phase 2 is over $62.5 million (at ETH and BTC valuation on 9 June 2017).[citation needed]
16 Sono Motors Sion Solar electric vehicle Independent Jan 20, 2020 50M € $59,226,997
(€53.342.998 )[25]
Sono Motors is a Munich based company that develops an electric vehicle that can be charged by solar cells that are integrated in the vehicles outer skin. The system is also prepared for vehicle to grid/vehicle applications as well as car and ride sharing.
17 MobileGo Blockchain Ethereum, Waves platform May 24, 2017 - $53,069,235[citation needed] MobileGo tokens will be used to gamify the mobile platform, and to incentivize gamers for loyalty and participation through rewards. MobileGo tokens will also allow for smart contract technology. MobileGo tokens will allow for the development of a decentralized virtual mobile gamer marketplace, the ability for gamer vs. gamer decentralized match play, and decentralized tournaments run on smart contracts.

10-50 million[edit]

Rank Project Category Platform Campaign
end date
1 Surprise! Four Secret Novels by Brandon Sanderson Publishing Kickstarter Backerkit Mar 31, 2022 $1M $45,574,127 A subscription-based publishing of four "secret" novels by author Brandon Sanderson (i.e., novels which Sanderson wrote without telling anyone that they were in progress). Exceeded Dragonsteel Entertainment's previous Kickstarter in 6 hours. Fastest Kickstarter to hit $4M at the time. Reached $10M in under 10 hours, $20M in under 60 hours, $40M within hours of ending. Most funded Kickstarter ever.
2 Basic Attention Token Blockchain Ethereum May 31, 2017 - $35,000,000[citation needed] Basic Attention Token is a token on the Brave Browser. BAT allows marketers to sell and publishers to buy ads without exposing users to constant tracking. Targeting is handled by the browser. The user gets paid a small amount for viewing ads. The initial coin offering sold out in under 30 seconds.[1]
3 Polybius Bank Blockchain bank Bitcoin, Ethereum July 5, 2017[26][27] $25M for bank with Digital Pass.
(Ladderized target with flexible plan.)
= 3,650,521 PLBT
Project: Polybius Bank is a project aimed to create the world's first fully digital bank that is EU-regulated[28] and crowdfunded by its own users through tokens ($PLBT).[citation needed]
4 CyberMiles Blockchain, E-commerce Ethereum, Independent November 22, 2017 $30M $30,000,000
(71,850 ETH)[29]
CyberMiles is an in-development blockchain protocol specifically designed and optimized for e-commerce.
5 Solve.Care Blockchain, Healthcare Ethereum Apr 30, 2018[citation needed] $30m[30] 30,000,000[30] Solve. Care is for coordination, administration and payments in the healthcare industry. Patients will be able to make reservations and share relevant data.
6 The Chosen TV series Angel Studios Ongoing $13M (Season 1)

$10M (Season 2)

$28,700,000 TV series based on the life of Jesus Christ. The value comprises $10,200,000 for Season 1[31][32] and $6,544,120 for Season 2 as of 21 July 2020[33]
7 Glowforge Manufacturing hardware WordPress, Elevato[34] Oct 24, 2015 $100,000 $27,907,995[35] Glowforge uses a beam of light the width of a human hair to cut, engrave, and shape designs from a variety of materials. Called a "3D laser printer" by the makers, in actuality it is a laser cutter.
8 BitClave Blockchain Ethereum November 29, 2017 - $25,547,000 BitClave is using blockchain to eliminate ad service “middlemen” and create a direct connection between businesses and customers.
9 We Build The Wall Community GoFundMe N/A $1.0B[36] $25,425,600 Construction of the Border barrier at the Mexico–United States border. The idea originated and gained popularity from the political platform of the Donald Trump 2016 presidential campaign.[37] The project raised over $9 million in only 3 days after its launch.
10 Aragon Blockchain Ethereum May 17, 2017 - $25,000,000 Aragon is a management platform for decentralized organizations. Aragon implements organizational features such as governance, fundraising, payroll and accounting. Aragon launched a token sale for the Aragon Network, the world's first decentralized jurisdiction. The Aragon Network will provide organizations subscribed to it with services such as a decentralized arbitration system or a code upgradeability mechanism. The token sale closed in about 15 minutes, peaking at a rate of $122,000 per second.[citation needed]
11 Pebble Time Smartwatch Kickstarter Mar 27, 2015 $500K $20,338,986 The Pebble Time is the second generation version of the smartwatch called the Pebble. The Pebble itself was one of the highest backed projects on Kickstarter.
12 Prison Architect Video game Independent, Steam Early Access Oct 6, 2015 - $19,000,000[38] Prison construction and management simulation game by Introversion Software. It was made available as a paid alpha pre-order on September 25, 2012 and was one of the initial games in Valve's Steam Early Access program when it was launched.
13 Ethereum Blockchain Independent Sep 2, 2014 - $18,300,000[39] Ethereum is a public blockchain-based distributed computing platform, featuring smart contract functionality and a cryptocurrency, Ether.
14 Time for the Planet Climate change Independent Ongoing 1B € [40] $17,020,394
(€15.853.128 )[41]
Time for the Planet is a citizens' movement fighting against global warming. This movement invests in innovations to reduce GHG emissions on a global scale. To have a better chance of being deployed, a successful entrepreneur will be recruited to find the best business plan for this innovation, and money will be invested on this project. Finally, all innovations will be shared in a free license to allow everyone to copy them.
15 Power Ledger Blockchain Ethereum October 6, 2017 - $17,000,000
= 34,000,000 AUD[42]
POWR token sale is Australia's first initial coin offering.[43] The company raised half of the total funds in three days during its pre-sale.[citation needed]
16 Sandclock Blockchain Ethereum October 26, 2021 - $16,900,000 [44] Quartz is the governance token of the Sandclock ecosystem. Sandclock is a fintech built on the blockchain and offers users the ability to save, invest, donate and spend. [45] [46]
17 Cosmos Blockchain Bitcoin, Ethereum Apr 6, 2017 $10m[47] $16,800,000[citation needed] Cosmos aims to create a network of ledgers to solve long-standing problems in the cryptocurrency and blockchain communities. One of the most prominent use cases is decentralized exchanging from one currency to another. Currently this is largely done on centralized exchanges
18 TokenCard Blockchain Ethereum May 3, 2017 - $16,516,286[citation needed] TokenCard is a depositless Ethereum-based mobile banking platform that aims to integrate the Ethereum Economy into the daily life of consumers globally.
19 Waves platform Blockchain Independent May 31, 2016[48] - $16,436,095[citation needed] Waves (stylised WAVES) is a non-permissioned, non-privatized blockchain that intends to deal with banks national currencies. It raised 2 million in 24 hours[48] and has a partnership with the Mycelium wallet.[49] It raised 29,636 bitcoins.[citation needed]
20 Qtum Blockchain hybrid blockchain platform March 21, 2017. - $15,664,829.30[50] Qtum [pronounced Quantum] is a hybrid blockchain platform that runs the EVM on bitcoins core allowing smart contracts to exist in a mobile environment.
21 Blockchain Ethereum June 7, 2017 56565 ETH ($~14.8M) $14,700,000 A distributed VC ecosystem. is a distributed global platform that connects exceptional startups, experts and investors worldwide. It will first be built by the blockchain community for the blockchain community — and then for the whole world.[citation needed]
22 Coolest Cooler Computing hardware Kickstarter Aug 29, 2014 $50K $13,285,226 Portable 60 quart cooler designed by Ryan Grepper that contains a battery powered rechargeable blender, waterproof Bluetooth speaker, USB charger, cutting board, plates, among other features.[51]
23 Flow Hive Food Indiegogo Apr 19, 2015 $70K $13,289,097 Flow Hive is a new type of domesticated bee hive box with a valve, where the beekeeper can extract honey from the hive without disturbing the bees.
24 Frosthaven Board game Kickstarter May 1, 2020 $500K $12,969,608 Fantasy cooperative board game and the sequel to Gloomhaven.
25 Ubuntu Edge Computing hardware Indiegogo Aug 21, 2013 $32M $12,814,196 The Ubuntu Edge was a proposed "high concept" smartphone announced by Canonical Ltd. on 22 July 2013.
26 Shroud of the Avatar: Forsaken Virtues Video game Kickstarter, Independent, Steam Early Access Ongoing $1M $12,658,636 Richard Garriott returns to the fantasy RPG genre.[52] Of the total amount, $1,919,275 was raised on Kickstarter.
27 Gnosis Other Ethereum Apr 24, 2017 $12.5M $12,500,000[citation needed]
28 Kingdom Death: Monster 1.5 Board game Kickstarter January 7, 2017 - $12,393,139 A massive cooperative board game about survival in a nightmare-horror world. Original Kickstarter campaign that raised $2,049,721 was surpassed in 2 hours.[53]
29 Other Ethereum April 19, 2017 10,000 BTC $12,158,963
30 Critical Role: The Legend of Vox Machina Animated Special Animated series Kickstarter April 19, 2019 $750K[54] $11,385,449[55] Animated special based on the web series Critical Role which was funded in one hour[54] and then was expanded to a ten episodes animated series after reaching stretch goals.[55] When the campaign closed, it was one of the most quickly funded in Kickstarter history, and was the most funded Kickstarter for TV and film projects.[56][57] In November 2019, Amazon Prime Video announced that they had acquired the streaming rights to The Legend of Vox Machina, and had commissioned 14 additional episodes (two additional episodes for season 1 and a second season of 12 episodes).[58]
31 ICONOMI Digital Assets Management platform Other Ethereum Sep 29, 2016 2000 BTC ($~1.2M) $10,682,516.42 ICONOMI Digital Assets Management platform enables simple access to a variety of digital assets and combined Digital Asset Arrays.[citation needed]
32 BauBax Other Kickstarter, Indiegogo September 2015 $20K $10,271,965[citation needed] The campaign was launched on July 7, 2015.[59] By August 2015, BauBax had raised $3.7 million and was the most funded clothing project in Kickstarter history.[60] By September 11, 2015, it had raised $9.7 million.[61] The Travel Jacket comes with 15 unique features including a built-in Neck Pillow, Eye Mask, Gloves, Earphone Holders, Drink Pocket and Tech Pockets of all sizes. Available in four styles: hoodie/sweatshirt, fleece lined bomber, wrinkle free blazer with removable hoodie, and a windbreaker.
33 Pebble Smartwatch Kickstarter May 18, 2012 $100K $10,266,845 E-Paper smartwatch. Third highest funded project on Kickstarter.Shipping to backers began on 23 Jan 2013.

5–10 million[edit]

Rank Project Category Platform Campaign
end date
1 Avatar Legends: The Roleplaying Game Tabletop role-playing game Kickstarter Sep 3, 2021 $50K $9,535,317 A tabletop role-playing game developed by Magpie Games, based on the animated series Avatar: The Last Airbender and The Legend of Korra. The game is built on the Powered by the Apocalypse framework.
2 Modular Gaming Table Furniture Kickstarter Oct 10, 2020 $1M $8,808,136 A customizable table designed for tabletop and role-playing gamers designed by Taunton, Massachusetts-based woodworking company and gaming accessory manufacturer Wyrmwood Gaming. The table is a convertible platform allowing it to be used as either a coffee table or a dining table with removable toppers and magnetic rails along the edge that can hold different table accessories meant for gaming. The project hit its target goal of $1,000,000 in just ten minutes and raised $4,000,000 in its first day.[62][63] It was the second-most funded tabletop gaming project on Kickstarter for the year 2020.[64] As of February 21, 2021, it is the tenth most-successfully funded project on Kickstarter.
3 Exploding Kittens Board game Kickstarter Feb 19, 2015 $10K[65] $8,782,571[66] Card game featuring exploding kittens, designed by Elan Lee, Matthew Inman, and Shane Small.[67] The project hit its primary goal in only 8 minutes, exceeded $100,000 (10x its goal) in less than one hour, $1,000,000 (100x its goal) in less than 8 hours, and $2,000,000 (200x its goal) in just over 24 hours. By January 28, 2015, it passed 107,000 backers, making it the most backed Kickstarter to date.[67]
4 Golem Blockchain Ethereum, Independent Nov 11, 2016 $8.6M $8,600,000[citation needed] Distributed, open sourced, supercomputer built on the Ethereum network. Made up of a global sharing economy network of computers that 'rent' out their computing power. Project hit its goal in 29 minutes.
5 Ouya Video game Kickstarter Aug 9, 2012 $950K $8,596,474[68] Android-based video game console. Industrial design by Yves Béhar. Highest funded video game project entirely funded on Kickstarter. Development units began shipping in March 2013. Officially released in June 2013.
6 Gut Weißenhaus Other Companisto Mar 27, 2015 $2M $8,148,450[69] Real estate
7 Snapmaker 2.0: Modular 3-in-1 3D Printers 3D printing Kickstarter Jun 6, 2019 $10K $7,850,866[70] Snapmaker 2.0 is a modular 3-in-1 3D printer, which has 3D printing, laser engraving, cutting, and CNC carving function. The project reached its funding goal in less than 1 minute. It also became the fastest ever project to raise $1m on Kickstarter, at just 7 minutes. It eventually raised over 7.8M USD, making it the most funded Technology project in Kickstarter history.
8 Shenmue III Video game Kickstarter, Independent Sep 1, 2018 $2M $7,063,329[71] $6,333,295 was raised on Kickstarter, making Shenmue III the highest-funded video game project in Kickstarter history.
9 The Wingfeather Saga TV series Angel Studios, Kickstarter Ongoing $10.1M $6,979,041 TV series based on the children's book series of the same name. The value comprises $265,880 of $110,000 goal for a pilot episode[72], $4,997,000 of $5,000,000 max for Season 1[73][74] and $1,715,738 of $5,000,000 max for Season 2[75].
10 The Way of Kings, Leatherbound Edition Publishing Kickstarter Aug 7, 2020 $250,000 $6,788,517[76] The response to this was significantly higher than Dragonsteel Entertainment anticipated. The "stretch goals" had to be adjusted multiple times, and then more were added after everything was reached in the first 6 hours. It was fully funded in 3 minutes, and reached over a million dollars within 10. At the time the campaign ended, it was the most funded Kickstarter campaign in the Publishing category, and the 14th over all of Kickstarter history.
11 Mystery Science Theater 3000 Series Kickstarter May 7, 2021 $5.5M $6,518,912[77] Raised to fund season 13 of Mystery Science Theater 3000 and the creation of the Gizmoplex, an online platform to show these new episodes as well as to show reruns of past episodes and host live events.
12 FirstBlood Crowdsale Software Ethereum Sep 26, 2016 $5,500,000 $6,267,767.32[78] FirstBlood is the first decentralized app, built on top of Ethereum, that allows eSports enthusiasts to compete in their favorite games through a decentralized, automated platform. The FirstBlood Token ("1SŦ"), sold during its crowdsale, is a utility token that can be used on FirstBlood's decentralized software.

The campaign raised over $5 million in less than five minutes.[79]

13 Pono Music Computing hardware Kickstarter Apr 15, 2014 $800K $6,225,354[80] Digital music player using the FLAC audio file format under development by musician Neil Young and his company Pono Music.
14 Mayday PAC Other Independent Jul 4, 2014 $6M $6,132,554[citation needed] Super PAC founded by Lawrence Lessig with the purpose of pushing for a United States Congress dedicated to reforming campaign finance laws by 2016. The crowdfunding round took place in two cycles. The first $1M goal was started on May 1, and was reached on May 13,[81] and the second, $5M goal was started on June 4 and was reached on July 4, at 9:30 pm EST - 9 hours short of the deadline of 6 am, July 5, EST (or midnight in Hawaii.)[82] After the crowdfunding deadline, Mayday PAC raised an additional $4M from large donors.

As of May 22, 2016, Mayday PAC is the largest crowdfunding campaign for non-profit purposes.[citation needed]

15 Lucyd Blockchain, Wearable technology Ethereum Feb 28, 2019 $6m $6,100,000[83] Community-driven augmented reality project. Has since launched an eshop for advanced eyewear. Developing blockchain apps for augmented reality.
16 Fidget Cube Other Kickstarter Oct 19, 2016[84] $15K[84] $6,038,945[84] A desk toy designed to help users focus.[85]
17 Mystery Science Theater 3000 Series Kickstarter Dec 11, 2015 $2M $5,764,229 $5,764,229 from 48,270 backers, with an additional $600,000 in backer add-ons to film season 11 of Mystery Science Theater 3000
18 Veronica Mars Movie Kickstarter Apr 13, 2013 $2M $5,702,153[86] Feature-length film continuation of the Veronica Mars television series.
19 Lisk Software Bitcoin, Independent Mar 21, 2016 - $5,700,000[citation needed] Lisk is a crypto-currency and decentralized application platform. As a crypto-currency it provides a decentralized payment system and digital money network. The Lisk decentralized application platform allows the deployment, distribution and monetisation of decentralized applications and custom blockchains (sidechains) onto the Lisk blockchain.
20 Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night Video game Kickstarter Jun 12, 2015 $500,000 $5,545,991[87] Metroidvania video game, by former Castlevania producer Koji Igarashi. Succeeded Torment: Tides of Numenera as the highest funded Kickstarter video game, was succeeded by Shenmue III in July 2015.[87]
21 DigixDAO Crowdsale[citation needed] Blockchain Ethereum Mar 30, 2016 $500K $5,500,000[third-party source needed] DigixDAO crowdsale offered DGD tokens. The sale concluded in a mere 12 hours as the maximum was reached.
22 The Grid Software Independent Ongoing $70K $5,489,376[citation needed] Website builder that uses Artificial intelligence algorithms to design and build websites based on content.[88]
23 Project Bring Back Reading Rainbow for Every Child, Everywhere Movie Kickstarter Jul 2, 2014 $1M $5,408,916[89] Make the iPad version of Reading Rainbow available on the web, other mobile devices, game consoles, and set-top boxes. In addition, create a classroom version and provide subscriptions for up to 7,500 disadvantaged classrooms for free.
24 Chronicles of Elyria Video game Kickstarter, Independent Mar 24, 2020 $900k $6,192,308 MMORPG survival game.[90]
25 Augur Blockchain Ethereum, Independent October 1, 2015 none $5,133,000[third-party source needed] An open-source, decentralized prediction market built using Blockchain technology.
26 Restore King Chapel Now. Every Day & Dollar Counts Other Indiegogo May 22, 2015 $8M[91] $5,048,213[91] Restore Martin Luther King Jr. International Chapel, the only religious building named after Dr. King located at Morehouse College.
27 An Hour of Code for Every Student Other Indiegogo Dec 15, 2014[92] $5M $5,024,281[92] Every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science at[citation needed]
28 Mastercoin Software Bitcoin, Independent Sep 1, 2013 - $5,000,000[93] Mastercoin is a digital currency and communications protocol built on the Bitcoin block chain. It is one of several efforts to enable complex financial functions in a cryptocurrency.

1–5 million[edit]

Rank Project Category Platform Campaign
end date
Notes References
1 David Movie Angel Studios Ongoing $5M $4,961,743 Animated film based on the life of King David from the Hebrew Bible. [94]
2 Filippo Loreti Watch Kickstarter, Independent 29 Dec 2016 $20k[95] €4,809,548[95] Mechanical watch. Became the most crowdfunded timepiece in history with the first campaign raising 926'960 EUR. The second Kickstarter campaign beat the record again, raising 4,809,548 EUR. [96][97]
3 Flipper Zero Computing hardware Kickstarter Aug 29 2020 $60k $4,882,784 Portable electronic device for hardware enthusiasts in a toy-like style, referring to the Japanese Tamagotchi digital pet. [98][99]
4 Torment: Tides of Numenera Video game Kickstarter, Independent 13 May 2016 $4.5M[100] $4,782,227[100] Fantasy role-playing video game. Succeeded Project Eternity as the highest funded Kickstarter video game. It raised $4,188,927 on Kickstarter. Including private backers, the project's developers said they had enough to reach their goal of $4.5M. InXile's second Kickstarter project, after Wasteland 2 in April 2012. [101][102][100]
5 Synereo Blockchain BnktotheFuture, independent 18 Oct. 2016 $4,701,421 Decentralized computation and hosting platform, allowing Web-Application to exist without centralized servers. Synereo raised over $4.7M, selling AMPs, the organization's native cryptocurrency, as well as shares of Synereo LTD. [103]
6 G-RO Other Indiegogo, Kickstarter Dec 12, 2015 $125,000 $4,573,569[104] Carry-on smart luggage with a built-in tablet stand, charging station, two USB ports, a 23,000 mAh battery pack, a location tracker and a wireless proximity tracker. In the first day of the funding campaign, G-RO raised $360,000 in pledges, nearly three times its initial $125,000 goal. [105]
7 Neo Blockchain Ethereum Sep, 2016 $4,500,000 The Chinese Ethereum as it is commonly known.[citation needed]
8 Super Troopers 2 Movie Indiegogo Apr 25, 2015 $2M $4,445,180 Sequel to the 2002 movie Super Troopers. [106]
9 Pillars of Eternity II: Deadfire Video game Fig Feb 24, 2017 $1.1M $4,407,598[107] Sequel to Pillars of Eternity.
10 ZrCoin Blockchain WAVES, Independent Ongoing (planned to end Jun 9, 2017) $3.5M (at least $3.7M - accurate numbers disputed) Funds earned from the ZrCoin crowdsale will be used to a fund zirconium dioxide plant in Russia [108]
11 Return to Dark Tower Board game Kickstarter Feb 4, 2020 $850K $4,054,744 Fantasy cooperative board game and the sequel to Dark Tower. The project raised over $4M. [109]
12 Mighty No. 9 Video game Kickstarter Oct 1, 2013 $900K $4,046,579 Sci-fi action/platform video game. Including private backers, the project raised over $4M. [110]
13 Pillars of Eternity Video game Kickstarter, Independent Oct 16, 2012 $1.1M $3,986,929 Fantasy role-playing video game. Succeeded Double Fine Adventure as the highest funded Kickstarter video game. Was succeeded by Torment: Tides of Numenera in April 2013. Including private backers, the project raised over $4.5M. [111][112][113]
14 Psychonauts 2 Video game Fig Jan 12, 2016 $3.3M $3,829,024[114] Sequel to Psychonauts (2005) [115]
15 The Chasing M's Foundation Community Toy Drive Other GoFundMe Dec 14, 2020 $2,500 $3,608,680 Fundraiser set up by Damar Hamlin, an NFL player injured and subsequently hospitalized during a Monday Night Football broadcast
16 Micro Drone 3.0 Computing hardware Indiegogo August 16, 2015 $75k $3,576,22 small size Drone featuring a Camera, live streaming video and micro gimbal. Extreme Fliers is founded by Vernon Kerswell, a London-based robotics startup. [116]
17 Reaper Miniatures Bones Board game Kickstarter Aug 25, 2012 $30K $3,429,235 Miniature figures by Reaper Miniatures with various miniature lines: Dark Heaven Legends, Pathfinder, Warlord, Legendary Encounters, Chronoscope, Savage Worlds, Bones, Legon of Justice, Master Series, Collect, Combat Assault Vehicle, Robot Supply Depot, The Boneyard [117]
18 The Micro 3D printing Kickstarter May 7, 2014 $50K $3,401,361 Consumer 3D printer supporting PLA or ABS, as well as proprietary Micro filament spools or standard 1.75 mm filament spools. [118]
19 The Dash Computing hardware Kickstarter Mar 31, 2014 $260K $3,390,551 [119]
20 Double Fine Adventure
(Subsequently renamed to Broken Age)
Video game Kickstarter Mar 13, 2012 $400K $3,336,371 Point-and-click adventure game by Tim Schafer, designer of Full Throttle and Grim Fandango. Accompanied by a 2 Player Productions documentary. 87,142 backers, the most backers until surpassed by the Veronica Mars Movie Project in April 2013. Highest funded Kickstarter project until surpassed by the Pebble smartwatch in April 2012. Highest funded Kickstarter video game until surpassed by Project Eternity in October 2012. Credited with bringing in 60,000 first time backers on the Kickstarter platform, increasing the viability of crowdfunding in video games. [120][121][122][123]
21 Conan Board game Kickstarter Feb 11, 2015 $80K $3,327,757 Miniatures board game based on the works of Robert E. Howard, in which players take on the roles of Conan the Barbarian and his heroic companions. [124]
22 Reaper Miniatures Bones II Board game Kickstarter Oct 26, 2013 $30K $3,169,610 Continue expanding the Reaper's Bones line by Reaper Miniatures that was previously funded on Aug 25, 2012. [125]
23 Project CARS Video game World of Mass Development Nov 11, 2012 $3.1M $3,142,808 Racing simulation video game by Slightly Mad Studios due to be released in November 2014. Note that Slightly Mad Studios themselves also contributed $2,072,400 to the overall funding for the game, amount raised is the total of public funding only. [126]
24 Wasteland 3 Video game Fig Nov 3, 2016 $2.75M $3,121,716 Next iteration in the Wasteland franchise. [127]
25 Wish I Was Here Movie Kickstarter May 24, 2013 $2M $3,105,473 Comedy drama film directed by Zach Braff and co-written with Adam J. Braff. Opening in Theaters 18 July 2014. [128]


26 Battletech Video game Kickstarter, BackerKit early 2016 $250K $2,996,286.08 A turn-based strategy video game by Harebrained Schemes set in the Battletech universe. Total includes $2,785,537.13 raised on Kickstarter (with an additional $79,850 raised through PayPal during the campaign) and $130,898.95 raised in BackerKit as of December 19, 2015. The Kickstarter campaign ended on November 3, 2015. [130]
27 Dungeon Alchemist Software Kickstarter Mar 11, 2021 €45k ($53,865) €2,462,731 ($2,947,889) Dungeon Alchemist™ is an AI-powered mapmaking tool for both players and dungeon masters. reference link whitelist requested: MediaWiki_talk:Spam-whitelist#Dungeon_Alchemist™_Kickstarter_page_reference
28 FORM 1 3D printing Kickstarter Oct 26, 2012 $100K $2,945,885 Stereolithography (SLA) 3D printer created by Formlabs. High-resolution printing with plastic resin that creates layers as thin as 25 microns. Shipping began in May 2013. [131]
29 Wasteland 2 Video game Kickstarter Apr 17, 2012 $900K $2,933,252 Role-playing video game. Sequel to 1988's Wasteland, by members of the original team. [132]
30 Axent Wear Cat Ear Headphones Computing hardware Indiegogo Nov 22, 2014 $250K $2,930,781 external cat ear speakers and LED lights. [133]
31 Växande hyresbestånd i centrala lägen Other Tessin 2016-08-01 $2,835,482 Real estate
32 Opal Nugget Ice Maker Computing hardware Indiegogo Aug 27, 2015 $150K $2,778,019 Opal is an icemaker [134]
33 LOVE ARMY FOR SOMALIA Other GoFundMe October 2017 $1,000,000 $2,702,750 A charitable fundraiser partnering with Turkish Airlines to send aid to disadvantaged Somalian citizens. [135]
34 The Tuttle Twins TV Series Angel Studios May 10, 2021 $3,770,000 $3,770,000 A children's cartoon created to help parents teach their kids about the principles of freedom and limited government. Based on the book series by Connor Boyack. [136]
35 The Vegetarian Butcher Plant-Based Plant Food NPEX October 27, 2015 €1M €2,499,500 (legal limit) On October 4 a campaign was started to raise money for the Vegetarian Butcher plant-based plant in Breda. Bonds were issued at a value of €500 each. €2.5 M bonds were sold in three weeks. [137]
36 SCiO: Your Sixth Sense Computing hardware Kickstarter Jun 15, 2014 $200K $2,762,571 A tiny spectrometer (molecular sensor) that allows one to receive instant relevant information about the chemical make-up of food, medicine, and plants, sent directly to one's smartphone. [138]
37 Parcel Genie Other Angels Den Feb 2012 $1M $2,600,000 Parcel Genie raised enough funds to create a new gift delivery service, allowing customers to send gifts to family and friends without having to enter their address. The recipient receives a notification and arranges for the gift to be delivered to whatever address they enter. [139]
38 Milo - The Action Communicator Technology Kickstarter Nov 2020 $100k $2,589,701 Milo lets you speak with friends while you ski, ride or surf. Hands-free, no Wi-Fi or cell signal needed. For adventures on slopes, trails and water.
39 Stone Groundbreaking Collaborations Food Indiegogo Aug 29, 2014 $1M $2,532,211 Stone Brewing Co. will open a brewery in Berlin, Germany and partially fund expansion by pre-selling beer from the Berlin brewery. The beer will be collaborations with other established breweries, released between late 2015 and 2017, and only available from the pre-sale. [140]
40 Jolla Tablet Computing hardware Indiegogo Dec 9, 2014 $380K $2,506,418 Tablet powered with the MeeGo-based Linux Sailfish OS. It hit the goal for 380k in 2h15min. It reached the $1 million milestone by selling 4,467 tablets in less than 37 hours. [141]
41 My Son Hunter Movie Private site $2.75M $2,501,660 Announced a $250k stretch goal after the initial $2.5M was successfully raised [142][143]
42 Homestuck Adventure Game Video game Kickstarter Oct 4, 2012 $700K $2,485,506 Adventure game based on the Homestuck webcomic. Succeeded The Order of the Stick as the highest funded comic-related Kickstarter project. [144][145]
43 Lazer Team Movie Indiegogo Jul 6, 2014 $650K $2,480,334 Rooster Teeth, the company behind Red vs. Blue, Achievement Hunter, and RWBY, in their first feature-length movie tell the story of an extraterrestrial intelligence project that received a one-time signal from outer space. This is a live action sci-fi comedy that takes place decades later in the aftermath of that event. Lazer Team is the highest successfully funded film project on Indiegogo. [146]
44 Oculus Rift Video game Kickstarter Sep 1, 2012 $250K $2,437,429 Virtual reality head-mounted display designed for gaming. The campaign video featured support from Michael Abrash, Mark Bolas, John Carmack, Cliff Bleszinski, David Helgason, Jack McCauley, Gabe Newell, Chris Roberts and Tim Sweeney. Development units began shipping in March 2013. Sold to Facebook for $2 billion in March 2014. [147][148]
45 Kingdom Come: Deliverance Video game Kickstarter, independent Mar 15, 2014 £300K £1,106,371 Open-world sandbox medieval RPG video game from Warhorse Studios lead designer Dan Vavra, writer and director of Mafia: The City of Lost Heaven.
46 3Doodler 3D printing Kickstarter Mar 25, 2013 $30K $2,344,134 3D printing pen developed by Peter Dilworth and Maxwell Bogue of WobbleWorks LLC. [149]
47 Hex: Shards of Fate Video game Kickstarter Jun 7, 2013 $300K $2,278,255 MMO fantasy trading card game. [150][151]
48 Snapmaker: The All-Metal 3D Printer 3D printing Kickstarter Mar 14, 2017 $50K $2,277,182 A desktop 3D printer developed by Snapmaker. [152]
49 PlexiDrone Camera Drone Camera gear Indiegogo Dec 3, 2015 $100K $2,269,158 Ultra-Portable camera drone. Snap-together in 1 Minute. Capture Stunning Aerial Film & Photos with Ease! [153]
50 Friday Night Funkin': The Full Ass Game Video game Kickstarter May 20, 2021 $60K $2,247,641 A popular rhythm game. The Friday Night Funkin' Kickstarter campaign was announced side by side with the game's Week 7 update. By the end of the Kickstarter, it had not only reached its goal, but had reached every serious stretch goal as well. [154]
51 Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer Movie Indiegogo May 12, 2014 $2.1M $2,241,043 Film about abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell who was convicted of 3 counts of first degree murder and one count of involuntary manslaughter and is currently serving a sentence of life in prison without the possibility of parole. [155]
52 The Wonderful 101: Remastered Video game Kickstarter Mar 6, 2020 $50K $2,235,545 Remaster of the 2013 Wii U game by PlatinumGames and Hideki Kamiya. [156]
53 Les Aventures du Pyro-Barbare (et de Billy) dans : La Forteresse du Chaudron Noir Book KissKissBankBank [fr] Jul 31, 2020 €35,000 €1,835,572 Fantasy gamebook. French YouTuber Bob Lennon [fr]'s first work, featuring several references to his most famous YouTube series. [157][158]
54 Camelot Unchained Video game Kickstarter May 2, 2013 $2M $2,232,933 Realm versus realm MMORPG. The success of the Kickstarter allowed City State Entertainment to secure an additional $3M of private funding. [159][160]
55 Planetary Annihilation Video game Kickstarter Sep 14, 2012 $900K $2,229,344 Real-time strategy video game by members of the Total Annihilation team. [161]
56 Solar Roadways Computing hardware Indiegogo Jun 20, 2014 $1M $2,200,961 Solar panels [162]
57 Vivid Kingdoms Playing cards Kickstarter Oct 5, 2021 $10K $2,143,826 Vivid Kingdoms is a custom deck of art playing cards by artist Ten Hundred. [163]
58 LUMI by ROLI Music hardware Kickstarter Jul 18, 2019 £100,000 £1,629,000 illuminated keyboard and app. [164]
59 Bluesmart Inc. Computing hardware Indiegogo Dec 1, 2014 $50K $2,121,650 Bluesmart Inc. created the world's first smart, connected carry-on luggage featuring location tracking, remote lock and battery charger. [165]
60 Strongholds and Streaming Board game Kickstarter Mar 20, 2018 $50k $2,121,465 Hardcover rule book "Strongholds and Followers" for Dungeons & Dragons 5th edition, and to fund for live streaming Matthew Colville's DnD campaign on Twitch. [166]
61 Soylent (drink) Food Apr 20, 2013 $100K $2,100,000 The success of the campaign allowed the team to secure an additional $1.5M of private funding.[167] [168]
62 CHIP - The World's First 9 Dollar Computer Computing hardware Kickstarter Jun 6, 2015 $50K $2,071,927 A computer with a 1 GHz processor, 512MB RAM, and 4GB onboard storage. It was successfully funded in its first 6 hours. It is the size of a payment card. [169]
63 Kingdom Death: Monster Board game Kickstarter Jan 8, 2013 $35K $2,049,721 Cooperative board game. [170]
64 Curing Batten Disease Other Sep 1, 2015w $1M $1,972,706 Scientific research project to find a cure for CLN6-specific rare genetic disease, also called Batten disease, which has no cure. [171][172]
65 Canary home security Computing hardware Indiegogo Aug 26, 2013 $1M $1,961,464 Canary is a device with smart sensors to keep homes secure — controlled through mobile devices. [173]
66 Greek Bailout Fund Other Indiegogo Jul 6, 2015 €1,600,000,000 €1,930,577 Campaign to fund the bailout charge for the Greek financial crisis. [174]
67 Blue Mountain State: The Movie Movie Kickstarter May 15, 2014 $1.5M $1,911,827 Feature length comedy based on the spike TV series [175]
68 MetaZoo: Cryptid Nation USPCC Playing Cards Playing cards Kickstarter Feb 25, 2022 $50K $1,857,777 MetaZoo Games is a Trading Card Game (TCG) featuring Beasties such as Cryptids, Yokai, and other creatures of Folklore! [176]
69 Shadowrun Returns Video game Kickstarter Apr 29, 2012 $400K $1,836,447 Single-player tactical role-playing game in the Shadowrun universe, not to be confused with Shadowrun Online. [177]
70 Elite: Dangerous Video game Kickstarter, Independent Jan 4, 2013 £1.25M[178] £1,578,316[179] Space trading and combat simulator from Frontier Developments, fourth game in the Elite series.
71 Scythe Board game Kickstarter Nov 6, 2015 $33K $1,810,295 Scythe is a board game for 1-5 competitors by Jamey Stegmaier [180]
72 Oomi Computing hardware Indiegogo June 19, 2015 $50K $1,767,042 Provides home security, entertainment enhancement, and ambiance control. The first smart home to incorporate NFC-based technology to simplify the device pairing process. [181]
73 Crowfall Video game Kickstarter March 26, 2015 $800k $1,766,204 Throne War PC MMO from ArtCraft Entertainment, Inc. [182]
74 TrackR bravo Computing hardware Indiegogo August 8, 2014 $30K $1,739,149 Tracking device for organization. [183]
75 Hyphen Wireless Earbuds Wireless hardware Indiegogo Feb 1, 2019 $20K $1,730,395 wireless stereo with integrated wireless charging. [184]
76 Ashes of Creation Video game Intrepid Studios Jun 3, 2017 $750k $1,730,395 Upcoming MMORPG Ashes of Creation hit its goal of 750 thousand dollars in less than 12h [185][186][187]
77 Rebel Watch LIV Swiss watches Jun 3, 2017 $30k $1,703,914 The Most Rebellious Swiss Automatic Watch Ever - LIV Watches Raised 470K in just 48 hours. [188][189]
78 Battletech Board game Kickstarter Jul 17, 2019 $30K $1,696,024 Clan Invasion box set produced by Catalyst Game Labs. [190]
79 Scanadu Scout Computing hardware Indiegogo Jul 20, 2013 $100K $1,664,375 The first Medical Tricorder. [191]
80 Scribit Design Kickstarter July 6, 2018 $50K $1,641,316 Scribit is a write & erase robot that allows you to draw any content sourced from the web - and update it in real time.
81 Panono Computing hardware Companisto $100K €1,618,945 [192]
82 BLOCKS Smartwatch Kickstarter Nov 19th, 2015 $250K $1,613,874 Modular smartwatch [193]
83 Warmachine: Tactics Video game Kickstarter Aug 10, 2013 $550K $1,578,950 Fantasy turn-based tactics video game set in the Warmachine universe. [194][195]
84 The Riot and the Dance Documentary film Angel Studios $5M max $1,538,425 Faith-based documentary nature series [196]
85 Dreamfall Chapters: The Longest Journey Video game Kickstarter Mar 10, 2013 $850K $1,538,425 Adventure game, third game in The Longest Journey series. [197]
86 Kano Computing hardware Kickstarter Dec 19, 2013 $100K $1,522,160 Mass manufacture a DIY computer kit [198][199][200]
87 ARKYD: A Space Telescope for Everyone Computing hardware Kickstarter Jun 30, 2013 $1M $1,505,366 Launching and maintaining a publicly accessible Space Telescope. Partly funded by agreeing to take picture of funders' personal image from space with any background except for the sun. Launch is scheduled in 2015 [201]
88 Kreyos Smartwatch Indiegogo Aug 12, 2013 $100K $1,504,616 Smartwatch with voice and gesture control [202]
89 Freygeist Computing hardware Companisto $500K €1,500,000 12 kg light E-Bike [203]
90 Mass Fidelity Computing hardware Indiegogo Nov 30, 2014 $48K $1,489,071 A compact portable wireless speaker with claimed ‘better than stereo’ sound. [204]
91 Elevation Dock Computing hardware Kickstarter Feb 11, 2012 $75K $1,464,706 Elevation Dock: The Best Dock For iPhone [205]
92 2017 Women's March on Washington Social movement Bonfire Sep 16, 2018 $1M $1,431,485[206] The money raised from this t-shirt fundraiser helped support the 2017 Women's March that was held on January 21, 2017. [207]
93 Noob, le jeu vidéo ! Video game Ulule Nov 12, 2017 €90K €1,246,153 Fantasy role-playing video game based on the French web series Noob, created by Fabien Fournier. [208]
94 Road Hard Movie FundAnything Aug 2, 2013 $1M $1,445,889 American comedy-drama film co-written, produced, starring and directed by Adam Carolla and co-written with Kevin Hench. It is a comedy about the lives of aging road comics. Adam has since confirmed through a press conference that the film will co-star David Alan Grier, Illeana Douglas, Diane Farr, and Larry Miller. [209]
95 BIBLIOTHECA Other Kickstarter Jul 27, 2014 $37K $1,440,435 A typography and publishing project by Adam Lewis Greene, the Bible published in four volumes, using a modified American Standard Version and published without chapter or verse numbers. [210][211]
96 The Buccaneer 3D printing Kickstarter Jun 29, 2013 $100K $1,438,765 Consumer 3D Printer created by Pirate3D [212]
97 The Newest Hottest Spike Lee Joint Movie Kickstarter Aug 21, 2013 $1.25M $1,418,910 Independent romantic horror comedy directed by Spike Lee .[213]
98 Tabletop Season 3 - With Wil Wheaton! Movie Indiegogo May 10, 2014 $500K $1,414,154 Season 3 of Tabletop starring Wil Wheaton [214]
99 Petzval Portrait Lens Other Kickstarter Aug 24, 2013 $100K $1,396,149 Lomography recreation of the Petzval camera lens for modern cameras. Shipped to backers in the first half of 2014. [215]
100 Octopus Watch, training wheels for good habits Watch Kickstarter, Indiegogo July 30, 2017 $50K $1,394,982 Octopus watch by JOY Familytech inc., the training wheels for good habits. The first icon-based watch that teaches kids good habits and the concept of time. Shipped to backers June 2017.
101 Shelby Oaks Movie Kickstarter Mar 27, 2022 $250K $1,390,770 Chris Stuckmann's upcoming horror film. [216][217][218]
102 Tesla Museum Other Indiegogo Sep 29, 2012 $850K $1,370,461 Buy Nikola Tesla's old laboratory, known as the Wardenclyffe Tower, for turning it into a museum. Property purchased on May 2, 2013. [219]
103 Million Dollars, But... The Game Board game Kickstarter Jun 10, 2016 $10K $1,353,024 Card game version of the popular show produced by Rooster Teeth. [220]
104 System Shock Video game Kickstarter Nov 30, 2015 $900K $1,350,700 A complete remake of the genre defining classic computer game from 1994 [221]
105 LimeSDR Wireless hardware Crowd Supply Apr 5, 2017 $500k $1,343,742 Software defined radio board for 2G, 3G 4G, 5G cellular / various IoT / WiFi / generic wireless systems between 100 kHz and 3.8 GHz. Backed by EE and Ubuntu. Crowd Supply's first $1m crowd fund. [222]
106 Nerdcast RPG: Coleção Cthulhu Book collection Catarse Ongoing $58k $1,335,985[citation needed] A collection of books, gamebook, memorabilia and other products related to the podcast Nerdcast RPG: Cthulhu, by brazilian site Jovem Nerd. [223]
107 Ravean Other Kickstarter Nov 30, 2015 $100K $1,330,293 Heated jacket [224]
108 Obduction Video game Kickstarter Nov 16, 2013 $1.1M $1,321,306 Adventure game from the creators of Myst and Riven [225]
109 LIFX Computing hardware Kickstarter Nov 14, 2012 $100K $1,314,542 WiFi enabled, multi-color, energy efficient LED light bulb controlled with an iPhone or Android. [226]
110 Airtame Computing hardware Indiegogo Jan 21, 2014 $160K $1,260,148 Wireless HDMI screen-sharing on a TV, Projector or Monitor, compatible with almost all operating systems and computers. [227][228]
111 Muv-Luv Video game Kickstarter Nov 3, 2015 $250K $1,255,444 English localization of Muv-Luv visual novel trilogy, consisting of Muv-Luv (which comes in two parts: "Muv-Luv Extra" and "Muv-Luv Unlimited") and its sequel Muv-Luv Alternative. [229]
112 The Order of the Stick Other Kickstarter Feb 21, 2012 $57.75K $1,254,120 Reprint Rich Burlew's out-of-print "The Order of the Stick" comic books to reach new readers [230]
113 Lima Computing hardware Kickstarter Sep 8, 2013 $69K $1,229,074 An OpenWRT Linux-based hardware adapter for unifying USB-connected storage as Network-attached storage. [231][232]
114 Massive Chalice Video game Kickstarter Jun 27, 2013 $725K $1,229,015 Fantasy turn-based tactics video game. Double Fine Productions' second Kickstarter campaign, after Double Fine Adventure in March 2012. [233][234]
115 Turris Omnia Computing hardware Indiegogo January 12, 2016 $100K $1,223,230 Open source SOHO network router. [235]
116 SmartThings Computing hardware Kickstarter Sep 22, 2012 $250K $1,209,423 [236][237]
117 Shadowrun: Hong Kong Video game Kickstarter Feb 17, 2015 $100K $1,204,726 Harebrained Schemes' next Single-player tactical role-playing game in the Shadowrun universe. Developed with an improved version of the Shadowrun Returns engine. [238]
118 Spirit Island: Nature Incarnate Board Game Backerkit Nov 17, 2022 $40K $1,199,947 Third Expansion for the co-operative board game Spirit Island (board game), published by Greater Than Games. [239]
119 Theatre Is Evil Other Kickstarter May 31, 2012 $100K $1,192,793 Allows Amanda Palmer to create a new record, art book, and tour. [240]
120 Luna Sleep Computing hardware Indiegogo Mar 26, 2015 $100K $1,190,672 "Smart" bed cover that allows for bed cooling/heating and IFTTT integrations to other integrated Internet of Things products. [241]
121 Robot Dragonfly Computing hardware Indiegogo Dec 31, 2012 $110K $1,140,975 Palm-sized UAV designed for aerial photography, advanced gaming, R&D and security. [242]
122 Range 15 Movie Indiegogo Jun 26, 2015 $325K $1,123,585 Zombie comedy movie. [243]
123 LIV Swiss Watches Watch Kickstarter Feb 19 2016 $40,000 $1,119,029 At the time this campaign ended the LIV GX1-A was the most funded Swiss timepiece in crowdfunding history.
124 Pulse Camera accessory Kickstarter Dec 11th, 2015 $50K $1,110,820 Remote camera trigger which allows DSLR cameras to be controlled via a smartphone. Campaign funded between November and December 2015. [244]
125 Omni Video game Kickstarter Jul 22, 2013 $150K $1,109,351 Omnidirectional treadmill-like device for use with virtual reality head-mounted displays such as the Oculus Rift. [245][246]
126 Friday the 13th: The Game Video game Kickstarter


13 May 2016 $700K / Pre-order on BackerKit $1,095,143.40 A survival horror multiplayer video game in which 8 people play: 1 plays Jason Voorhees while the rest play counselors at Camp Crystal Lake trying to survive [247][248]
127 RigidBot 3D printing Kickstarter May 10, 2013 $31.5K $1,092,098 A customizable 3D printer. [249]
128 Pathfinder Online Video game Kickstarter Jan 14, 2013 $1M $1,091,194 Sandbox style MMORPG in the Pathfinder Roleplaying Game universe. Second successful Kickstarter campaign for the game, contributing towards the full version. [250][251]
129 Kyl21 Food Companisto €250K €940,650 Molecular ice cream [252]
130 THE 10-YEAR HOODIE Other Kickstarter Apr 21, 2013 $50K $1,053,830 A unisex sweatshirt guaranteed for a decade [253]
131 Restore the Shore Other Indiegogo Jan 31, 2013 $1.25M $1,047,827 As part of the effort to help rebuild Seaside Heights, New Jersey - the heart of the Jersey Shore, which was devastated by Hurricane Sandy [254]
132 CST-01 Computing hardware Kickstarter Feb 22, 2013 $200K $1,026,292 A 0.80mm thin flexible wristwatch with an E Ink display housed in a single piece of stainless steel. [255]
133 Structure Sensor Computing hardware Kickstarter Nov 1, 2013 $100K $1,290,439 Created by Occipital, a Structured light 3D scanner for iPad and other mobile devices that captures objects, people and rooms in 3D for augmented reality games, 3D scanning and indoor mapping. [256]
134 Panda Controller Computing hardware Kickstarter Cancelled before end date $100K $1,100,000+ A long-running project from Panda Hardware, a modern take on the Nintendo GameCube Controller with added features. Project was cancelled and all backers refunded [257]
135 Freelancers TV Series Angel Studios $1,070,000 $1,067,611 A family-friendly sitcom for everyone. The show follows 5 best friends trying to make it as filmmakers, one terrible job at a time. [258]
136 Open source social networking service Equity Crowdfunding Jun 10, 2017 $1M $1,035,095[citation needed] Broke the regulation crowdfunding record for fastest to raise $1 million [259]

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