KickStarting: Comics

Money_CashIt’s a new week and KickStarting: Comics is back with a look at how much was raised/pledged for comic projects on Kickstarter for the past week!

I realize some projects are not in US dollars, but they all will count the same regardless of origin, for now. $1 US will be the same as $1 CAD, $1 AUD, etc.

Over the past week 2 projects were successfully funded.

For the past week from January 19 to January 25 the statistics are:

Average goal: $425
Average pledged: $464
Average number of backers: 31.5
Average pledge: $14.73
Average percent raised: 109.18%
Most common given amount: $18 (13 times)
Most money from pledge level: $18 level brought in $234

Total pledged for the week: $928

For the week, the top projects were:

The top grossing project: Broken Angel #1 – $822

Most backers: Broken Angel #1 – 56 backers

Highest percent above goal raised: Broken Angel #1 – 109.60%

Highest average pledge: A Really Awesome Comic Book Critique – $15.14

Lowest average pledge: Broken Angel #1 – $14.68

For the month of January, for the 26 successful projects, the statistics are:

Average goal: $6,283.04
Average pledged: $9,275.88
Average number of backers: 209.04
Average pledge: $44.37
Average percent raised: 147.63%
Most common given amount: $30 (1433 times)
Most money from pledge level: $30 level brought in $42,990

Total pledged for the month: $241,173

For the month, the top projects were:

The top grossing project: MOONSHOT: The Indigenous Comics Collection – $74,792

Most backers: MOONSHOT: The Indigenous Comics Collection – 1569 backers

Highest percent above goal raised: Pewfell in: Drain of Chaos – 1294.50%

Highest average pledge: El Ultimo Volume I – $257.25

Lowest average pledge: Broken Angel #1 – $14.68

That wraps up this week’s data! I’ll be making tweaks to this as more are done, so let me know what you want to see!