tl; dr: The number of projects launched on the platform has massively dropped.

However, a few hits surprisingly mean that the total amount of money raised recently is on par with the amount raised during the same period last year.

Drop in projects being launched

Spring being an usually strong period for crowdfunding, it shows how much of an impact the pandemic crisis has had in regards to Kickstarter.

Money raised keeping up thanks to large projects

For the first six months of 2020, Kickstarter campaigns raised more money than the ones in the first six months of 2019…

Americas more affected than other regions

Effects on the Tabletop Games subcategory

Effects on Video Games

Semester data


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Thomas Bidaux

Thomas Bidaux

Online game consultant, crowd funding enthusiast. And not a werewolf... Promised.