After years of using this blog occasionally to update professional information and comment on Internet-related content, I am trying something new with it. My goal is to run my entire first year game design course through this blog as I am teaching it. This means that I might clean up some other, older material along the way as I am rebuilding the blog and website. I am looking forward to this experiment. Let’s hope that it will go well.
People working in the creative industry, young and smart entrepreneurs, and modern researchers are always hunting for sponsors for their next big project. Crowdfunding seems to be the solution to getting the public to pay for the execution of a really cool (but often risky) idea. The crowdfunding concept has become more popular in the past year and here are 10 platforms that allow you to pitch your crowdfunded projects. Note that the idea of crowdfunding for science has also become more popular recently. Continue reading