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Tim Schafer tells you how to become a Kickstarter legend

Wednesday, 18th April 2012 15:58 GMT By Johnny Cullen

Want to know how to rake in gazillions with a Kickstarter? Let Tim Schafer be your guide: the insanely-rich-by-now-surely Double Head boss has given his top five tips on how to have a successful Kickstart, such as “no matter what your project idea is, you need to make sure it’s clear to potential backers why your project fills a void and is significant enough for them to fund it,” and “is there a sense of urgency in why your project needs to get funded right now? You need to determine that angle and play it up in your pitch. In other words, develop a strong call-to-action.”

Get them at IndieDB.

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  1. TheBlackHole

    Also…

    6: Be Tim Schafer. This will help.

    #1 2 years ago
  2. Se_7_eN

    This just in… Tim Shafer is becoming a giant fucking tool with his Kickstarter BS.

    #2 2 years ago
  3. Len

    Yeh, I mean god forbid he could pass on some helpful advice to others in need.

    #3 2 years ago
  4. absolutezero

    Make an RPG.

    Monies.

    #4 2 years ago
  5. Stardog

    The IndieDB comments say it all.

    “Be Tim Schafer” is correct.

    Also, thanks to these already rich guys, the only comments regular kickstarters get are “wow, another kickstarter project?”. And you better hope you get every-other-day coverage at RPS/Destructoid/Kotaku/etc.

    #5 2 years ago
  6. Sini

    this isn’t the most funded project anymore, it was bested few days ago by
    http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/597507018/pebble-e-paper-watch-for-iphone-and-android

    #6 2 years ago