Kickstarter: Our Retrospective

Last week, we successfully funded our craft construction toy on Kickstarter. We raised about 290% of our goal, directly from preorders of Simbrix.  We set a modest goal as we wanted more than anything to get Simbrix into people’s hands and see what they would create with it. During two years of development and looking for ways to get the […]

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Simbrix Launch Sequence

KICKSTARTER LAUNCH SEQUENCE Here we are again, wiser, better prepared and ready to launch our second Kickstarter campaign. The efforts  of our first Kickstarter team has given us the insight to help other inventors and start-ups. They have also given us the experience we need to make Simbrix a success. While many of our original campaigners have gone on to their […]

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Simbrix Kickstarter Launch and the modern complexity of crowdfunding.

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/simbrix/simbrix-art-and-craft-fusion-beads-to-connect-and So we are Live on Kickstarter. The real work begins. Kickstarter as a format is certainly an oddly wonderful one. A thing of science fiction 20 or 30 years ago. Connecting with strangers from all over the globe, working together to fund a new innovative idea. Crowdfunding as a whole is an incredible thing. […]

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Crafting a Kickstarter Video

With the beginning of our Kickstarter campaign edging closer and closer, the Simbrix team today undertook a colossal transformation into a film crew to work upon the video to accompany our launch. Now on the surface, creating a Kickstarter video may seem like a straight forward thing to do. But as we found soon found […]

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