doctorow at February 8th, 2014 14:03 — #1
jere7my at February 8th, 2014 14:16 — #2
Since this is a Cory headline, I assume this is really an Indiegogo for a pornographic cyberpunk webisode.
captainpedge at February 8th, 2014 14:17 — #3
Says the original kickstarter was "kicktrolled". What's the story there?
kneon at February 8th, 2014 15:33 — #4
phasmafelis at February 8th, 2014 21:04 — #5
In before "I liked steampunk before it was cool, it's all hipsters now" and/or "why do you love colonialism and sexual repression, you monster."
shane_simmons at February 9th, 2014 23:53 — #6
I don't know anything about the people in this Kickstarter, but from what I see in the video and what a quick Google search tells me, this seems to be the kind of thing that Kickstarter is all about: raising funds for a truly independent artistic effort. Good for you guys. Hopefully the failure of some high-profile projects along with the success of projects like these marks a trend.
I mean...I'm not a steampunk fan, but this looks like a fun graphic novel, and it's not Kirsten Bell or Robert Englund trying to do an end run around the usual studio backing effort, or some other established artist saying, "Hey, give me money." Keep being awesome, indie artists, and keep being awesome, Internet.
doctorow at February 13th, 2014 14:03 — #7
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