Couple days ago KING Art Games launched a Kickstarter campaign for the upcoming real-time strategy Iron Harvest set in the alternate 1920-s. In just 2 days the game managed to gather over $500k thanks to its fans over the goal of $450k.
From the newsletter:
We know, crowdfunding isn’t that hot anymore. Many backers support projects only occasionally and most developers lost their faith in crowdfunding as an opportunity to make great games.
But we think crowdfunding is still a great way to vote with your wallet and make things happen that you actually want!
You can find out more on the game’s Kickstarter page.