The 'Fyre Festival of French Press' Crowdfunded $3 Million But Never Delivered
After three fully funded campaigns, Rite Press says it's running out of money and just needs a little more.
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What Happened to 'Scale,' The Game That Let You Shrink and Grow Everything?
In 2013, 'Scale' raised more than $100,000 on Kickstarter. Five years later, it's still not released. Why? Here's what we learned.
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Homeless Vet Says He Got Scammed Out of $200K Raised for Him on GoFundMe
After he used his last $20 to help a woman who ran out of gas on the side of the highway.
Where The Hell Did 'Mighty No. 9' For Vita and 3DS Go?
It's been two years since the disappointing spiritual successor to Mega Man came and went, but the developers still haven't fully delivered on their promises.
The Internet Is Crowdfunding the Release of 4,358 Secret CIA Mind Control Documents
Twelve years after receiving a cache of CIA documents related to the MKUltra program, John Greenewald of the Black Vault realized that thousands of pages had been omitted. Now, he's asking the internet for help.
Patreon Is Suspending Adult Content Creators Because of Its Payment Partners
The subscription crowdfunding platform Patreon confirmed that they are increasing efforts to review content, due to payment processor pressure.
Husband of Teacher Killed in Texas Shooting Is Crowdfunding Medical Bills
A substitute teacher's death in the Texas shooting helped her husband's GoFundMe go viral.
How Internet Trolls Took Down a Meme-Themed Restaurant
Catriona Crehan and her teenage brother closed the Kickstarter campaign after just 72 hours.
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This Doomed Robotic Bra on Indiegogo Is the Weirdest Sex Toy I've Ever Seen
The BigoDicky, a crowdfunded sex toy that never was.
“We Messed Up” — Patreon Backing Off Its Awful Payment Policy Changes
But it remains an open question whether the backers who left will ever return.
Creators Are Concerned About Patreon’s Service Fee Change
Several backers and creators we spoke to are wondering what will happen next.
People Want to Erect a Statue Honoring the Forgotten First Cat in Space
"It's time for Félicette to get the memorial she rightly deserves."