FrontBurnr: Can we please knock this off already?
I know games aren’t cheap to make, but if you’re looking for a Kickstarter goal of tens of thousands or even millions of dollars to make what is essentially a clone of an old game with a few new ideas, perhaps you’re thinking a little bit too large. Most of us have seen Indie Game the Movie, there’s not a single word about Kickstarter anywhere in the chronicles of Braid, Super Meat Boy, or Fez and that’s terribly refreshing.
To me, crowd-funding was a great idea that has been terribly exploited. It's like saying "Hey, I have 4 tires, so please give me $65,000 so I can build a car to put them on".