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 16 to February 22 the statistics are:

Average goal: $7,229.41
Average pledged: $10,089.29
Average number of backers: 193.59
Average pledge: $52.12
Average percent raised: 139.56%
Most common given amount: $25 (611 times)
Most money from pledge level: $100 level brought in $23,100

Total pledged for the week: $171,518

For the week, the top projects were:

The top grossing project: Finder Vol. 1-6 Restock – $60,000

Most backers: Hooking Up & Staying Hooked: The Comic Book -533 backers

Highest percent above goal raised: Slurricane #8 – 563.60%

Highest average pledge: Finder Vol. 1-6 Restock – $131.87

Lowest average pledge: Mixmancer – $17.06

For the month of February, for the 35 successful projects, the statistics are:

Average goal: $5,241.86
Average pledged: $10,297.43
Average number of backers: 205.14
Average pledge: $50.20
Average percent raised: 196.45%
Most common given amount: $20 (1036 times)
Most money from pledge level: $100 level brought in $28,600

Total pledged for the month: $360,410

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: Finder Vol. 1-6 Restock – $131.87

Lowest average pledge: Mixmancer – $17.06

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!