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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 9 projects were successfully funded.

For the past week from February 9 to February 15 the statistics are:

Average goal: $4,350
Average pledged: $17,011.29
Average number of backers: 295.29
Average pledge: $57.61
Average percent raised: 391.06%
Most common given amount: $20 (269 times)
Most money from pledge level: $99 level brought in $13,959

Total pledged for the week: $119,079

For the week, the top projects were:

The top grossing project: HJ-Story Vol. 1, 2 and NOW 3! – $85,558

Most backers: HJ-Story Vol. 1, 2 and NOW 3! – 873 backers

Highest percent above goal raised: Metal Made Flesh (Second Edition) – 704.60%

Highest average pledge: HJ-Story Vol. 1, 2 and NOW 3! – $98.00

Lowest average pledge: Small Tales and Fairy Fails – $19.19

For the month of February, for the 18 successful projects, the statistics are:

Average goal: $3,364.72
Average pledged: $10,494
Average number of backers: 216.06
Average pledge: $48.57
Average percent raised: 311.88%
Most common given amount: $20 (872 times)
Most money from pledge level: $20 level brought in $17,440

Total pledged for the month: $188,892

For the month, the top projects were:

The top grossing project: HJ-Story Vol. 1, 2 and NOW 3! – $85,558

Most backers: HJ-Story Vol. 1, 2 and NOW 3! – 873 backers

Highest percent above goal raised: Metal Made Flesh (Second Edition) – 704.60%

Highest average pledge: HJ-Story Vol. 1, 2 and NOW 3! – $98.00

Lowest average pledge: Small Tales and Fairy Fails – $19.19

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!