And now for a different kind of crowdfunding. We cover campaigns for indie games a lot here on BitPulse, but sometimes the indie gamers themselves need a bit of extra cash to help them out.
Such is the case with Brandon Boyer. You might know him as the chairman of the Indie Games Festival, and he’s also written for Edge and Gamasutra, as well as contributing to Boing Boing.
Writing on his blog, Boyer summarizes his current situation as ‘accidentally discovering I have cancer’ and, subsequently, being denied coverage for his medical bills.