Crowdfunding is a popular and successful way to raise capital for a project or idea, without dealing with Sharks. Here are a list of some of Kickstarters most successful campaigns and their results:
Pebble Time – Awesome Smartwatch, No Compromises
Pebble Technology Color e-paper smartwatch with up to 7 days of battery and a new timeline interface that highlights what’s important in your day. 4,067% funded , $20,338,986 pledged
COOLEST COOLER: 21st Century Cooler that’s Actually Cooler.
The COOLEST is a portable party disguised as a cooler, bringing blended drinks, music and fun to any outdoor occasion. 26,570% funded $13,285,226 pledged
Pebble: E-Paper Watch for iPhone and Android
Pebble is a customizable watch. Download new watchfaces, use sports and fitness apps, get notifications from your phone. 10,266% funded , $10,266,845 pledged
This is a card game for people who are into kittens and explosions and laser beams and sometimes goats. 87,825% funded, $8,782,571, pledged
OUYA: A New Kind of Video Game Console
Cracking open the last closed platform: the TV. A beautiful, affordable console — built on Android, by the creator of Jambox. 904%, funded $8,596,474 pledged
Pono Music – Where Your Soul Rediscovers Music
Pono’s mission is to provide the best possible listening experience of your favorite digital music. 778% Funded, $6,225,354 pledged,
The Veronica Mars Movie Project
We’re making a Veronica Mars movie! Now the only question is: how big can we make it? We need your help! 285% funded , $5,702,153 pledged
Bring Reading Rainbow Back for Every Child, Everywhere!
Bring Reading Rainbow’s library of interactive books & video field trips to more platforms & provide free access to classrooms in need! 540% funded, $5,408,916 pledged
Torment: Tides of Numenera
A story-driven CRPG set in the world of Monte Cook’s Numenera. We are deeply appreciative to all of you who made this possible. 465% funded, $4,188,927 pledged
The Dash – Wireless Smart In Ear Headphones
World’s First Wireless Smart In Ear Headphones. 1000 Songs. Performance Tracking. Body Sensors. Secure Fit. 1,304% funded , $3,390,551 pledged
FORM 1: An affordable, professional 3D printer
An affordable, high-resolution 3D printer for professional creators. 2,945% funded $2,945,885 pledged
Proof Kickstarter Works.